Archive for December, 2007

Decision on the Fate of 49’ers Nolan Delayed

  It appears that 49’ers head coach Mike Nolan should not be resting too easy tonight, as on Monday the owner of the Niners, John York, didn’t exactly give up the fate of the coach staying around too much longer. Sunday in Cleveland Nolan and his team wrapped up another losing season, and after the […]

NFL Odds Wild Card Weekend – January 5th & 6th

Date & Time Favorite Line Underdog Total 1/5 4:30 ET At Seattle -3.5 Washington 40 1/5 8:00 ET Jacksonville -1.5 At Pittsburgh 39 1/6 1:00 ET At Tampa Bay -3 NY Giants 39.5 1/6 4:30 ET At San Diego -9 Tennessee 40.5

Plenty of Work to Do in Atlanta This Offseason

It’s no secret that the Atlanta Falcons are going to go up and down the organization and make some heavy changes now that the 2007 season is over.  With it they team will be looking at hiring a new head coach after the Bobby Petrino fiasco, and will look at plenty of guys out there that can […]

Billick Fired After Nine Years In Baltimore

The Ravens have had the first shocker of the offseason, as head coach Brian Billick was fired on Monday after a 5-11 season.  Billick was fired after the team failed to follow up on a 13-3 season, and in fact took huge steps backwards this past year which included a franchise record nine-game losing streak […]

2008 NFL Draft Order

As is stands right now, unless deals are made between now and Draft Day, this is the official 2008 NFL Draft order: 1 Miami Dolphins 2 St. Louis Rams 3 Atlanta Falcons # 4 Oakland Raiders # 5 Kansas City Chiefs # 6 New York Jets 7 New England Patriots (formerly San Francisco 49ers) 8 […]

The Shakeup in Miami Starts as Mueller and Two Others Fired

Let the shakeup in Miami begin.  As reported yesterday here, the Dolphins today did what was expected, as new Executive VP of Football Operations Bill Parcells said “so long” to Fins GM Randy Mueller as well as Assistant director of player personnel Mike Baugh and college scouting coordinator Rick Thompson.  Right now it’s not known, […]

Free Agent Running Back Breakdown and Anaylsis

Michael Turner UFA San Diego Chargers Marion Barber RFA Dallas Cowboys Jamal Lewis UFA Cleveland Browns Julius Jones UFA Dallas Cowboys Justin Fargas UFA Oakland Raiders Derrick Ward RFA New York Giants Vernand Morency RFA Green Bay Packers Chris Brrown UFA Tennessee Titans Cedric Cobbs RFA Denver Broncos T.J. Duckett UFA Detroit Lions Noah Herron […]

Elam Kicks Winning FG In Overtime, Broncos Nip Vikings 22-19

The Minnesota Vikings needed a little help if they were to visit the postseason; specifically, they needed the Washington Redskins and their opponent, the Denver Broncos, to lose Sunday. As luck would have it, neither team would cooperate. Broncos kicker Jason Elam kicked a 30-yard field goal in overtime, sending Minnesota home disappointed 22-19. The […]