Archive for April, 2009

LB Hill and the Seahawks Agree on a 6-Year Deal

The Seahawks risk of taking the franchise tag off of linebacker Leroy Hill has paid off. The team has announced that the LB is sticking around, signing a deal that will pay him up to $38 million over the next 6 years. The Seattle Times reports that the deal has $15.5 million guaranteed. Hill became […]

Broncos Dump RB Selvin Young

The new look backfield of the Broncos has cost third-year tailback Selvin Young his roster spot, as today the Broncos released him. The team has gone on a spree of grabbing running backs this offseason, including the #12 pick from last weekend’s draft, Georgia running back Knowshon Moreno. The team right now has six backs […]

Cowboys HOF WR Michael Irvin to Star in New Series – “4th and Long”

Opportunity of a Lifetime | Movies & TV | SPIKE.com NFL Legend MICHAEL IRVIN is on a mission to uncover the next great Dallas Cowboy when Spike TV presents “4th and Long,” a new series premiering Monday, May 18 at 10pm. Irvin will oversee the 10-week training camp of 12 pro football hopefuls and offer […]

If Hell Freezes Over… Then What?

I will make no secret of the fact that I do not want to see Brett Favre join the Vikings.  However, events during the last few days suggest that it might be a possibility. Carefully chronicled by profootballtalk.com, there is something strange going on with Brett these days in a way that feels like when […]

What if Redskins Owner Daniel Snyder Was a Genius?

Whether by accident or design, the Redskins’ inability to snag Sanchez, combined with the dumb luck of finding Texas DE Brian Orakpo still available at the #13 spot, set the tone for a defensive-focused 2009 Draft. Combine the draft picks (DE, CB, LBX2) with the free agents (DT, CB) and you have a team that […]

Listen to the New Playboy Matthew Stafford Song!

Thanks to PLAYBOY for this funny look at Stafford!

After all the Rumors – Browns to Keep Braylon Edwards in 09?

The latest on the Braylon Edwards front is that he won’t be going anywhere in 2009, as John Clayton over at ESPN reports that it now appears unlikely that Edwards will be traded before the start of the season. It’s going to be tough at this point to move Edwards, as the big sticking point […]

Saints and the State of Louisiana Work Out a Deal to Keep Team in Superdome Till 2025

The Saints are going nowhere, as finally after a full year of talks, the team has announced they have reached a tentative agreement with the state of Louisiana to stay at the Superdome through 2025. The agreement states that the team will not need a new stadium to stay in the state, but the Superdome […]