Archive for March, 2008

NFL Releases 2008 Opening Prime-Time Slate of Games

The NFL has begun to leak some info about their 2008 schedule, which sources say will be completed and released by Wednesday.  Already on the slate that we now know 100 percent is the following: * Indianapolis will open up Lucas Oil Field in week one of the 2008 season against the Chicago Bears on […]

Ricky Williams Wants to be a Top Five Back Again

The Big Tuna-Ricky Williams saga continues, and a positive note.  In the Miami Herald’s Florida Sports Buzz, a friend of Ricky Williams said he’s never seen Ricky so determined.  According to the friend, Ricky wants to be a top three to five back in the NFL.  Of course Ricky knows he’ll be splitting carries with Ronnie […]

Vikings Still After Texans Backup QB Rosenfels

The Minnesota Vikings are still pursuing a deal with the Houston Texans to put backup QB Sage Rosenfels in Vikings’ Purple.  According to Minnesota’s Star Tribune, the Vikes aren’t done with the Texans and they’ll be looking to trade for Rosie when all 32 NFL teams gather for their annual meetings. The Vikings-Texans trade talks […]

Mike Williams Fails to Make Titans’ Weight Goal

On March 21, 2008, WR Mike Williams was told to get his weight down or he’ll be looking for a new job. Williams’ agent, Sean Kiernan, did not comment on Williams’ weight when questioned, but he said, “As of my last conversation with Mike, he will be in Nashville on Monday participating in the off-season […]

Bullock, White No Shows at Titans Workouts

The Nashville Tennessean reported that RB LenDale White and OLB Keith Bullock have not attended the Titans’ offseason workouts. They also have not been in contact with the team. Bullock and White have locked their starting positions with the team. White’s weight problems up to last season kept him from a starting job. Now, he […]

Former NFL Player Herb Rich dies at 79

Herb Rich a seven year veteran of the NFL and the defensive captain of the New York Giants when they won the NFL title in 1956 died Friday. He was 79. Rich was originally drafted by the Baltimore Colts out of Vanderbilt in the sixth round of the 1950 draft. He spent one season there […]

Complete 2008 1st Round Mock Draft

Pick #1 Miami Dolphins – Chris Long , DE (Virgina) As everyone expects The Dolphins will build the future from the Defensive side of the ball. Look for Parcells to build a rugged hard working blue collar defense. Long seems to fit in perfectly here at number 1 overall. Pick #2 St Louis Rams – […]

Cowboys DB Draft Board Leaked

A few weeks ago Dallas CBS-11 News went on a tour of the Dallas Cowboys “War Room” and accidentally filmed a shot of the Cowboys’ DBs draft board. Someone watching screen captured the video and sent it out. Now it is across message boards and the rankings are being dispelled. The rankings, at the time, […]