Archive for June, 2009

Bengals First-Round Pick Smith Says He Wants In Camp on Time; Will it Happen?

There’s been a lot of chatter about how long it’s going to take the Bengals, who are known for first-round holdouts, to get O-lineman Andre Smith in the house for training camp. The player picked in front of Smith, Jets QB Mark Sanchez, has a deal, so you would think it would be easy for […]

Vick Gets a New Job w/ the Boys and Girls Club

Michael Vick, who seems to have a new lead on what NFL team wants him every other day, has a new job in the real world. ESPN reports that Vick will now be working with the Boys and Girls Club: Suspended NFL star Michael Vick is leaving a job with a Virginia construction company to […]

Vikings WR Harvin Sick Again; Sent Home From Rookie Symposium

How’s Percy “The Sick One” Harvin for an NFL nickname? That’s right, Pro Football Talk is reporting that Percy Harvin is missing out on the rookie experience once again. According to the article, Harvin was sent home from the rookie symposium due to flu-like symptoms. A big part of the symposium is to tutor the […]

Despite All The Negative Headlines; Players Sometimes Show They Care

A simple act of kindness, may just change one mans life ! Some of you reading this may know me from my past attempts to write for our very own NFL Gridiron Gab, what you may not know is that I moonlight as a football writer. My real job is as a manager for my […]

Pre-Training Camp Gridiron Gab Division Previews: AFC West

The AFC West clearly had a down year last year with San Diego escaping with the division crown at 8-8. The Chargers edged out the Broncos on the last game of the season after starting 5-8, since that point those two teams have went in opposite directions the Chargers advanced to the AFC divisional round […]

Broncos Marshall Said He Hated Denver During 2007 DUI Stop

The what seems to be never ending drama surrounding Broncos WR Brandon Marshall took another turn on Tuesday, as 7NEWS in Denver released a story saying that Marshall said he “hated Denver” during a traffic stop for a DUI back in 2007. “I hate Denver. I hope I get traded. I hate this f******* city,” […]

Pre-Training Camp Gridiron Gab Division Previews: AFC North

Believe it or not I think this years division race is more wide open then ever with so many question marks and unknowns. The Steelers are by far the favorites on paper going into this season but with age starting to become a factor for the Steelers, who know what is in store for the […]

Cowboys Ring Of Honor Possibles Overlooked Again This Year

Jerry Jones announced this week that there wouldn’t be any RoH inductees again this year.  I think that is a big mistake, Mr. Jones, since the new stadium is opening this year and there are several quality players who should be considered for it. Let’s go over a quick history of the RoH before I […]