Archive for July, 2009

Favre Tells Longtime Friend Steve Mariucci He’s Going to Continue to Work Out and Throw

Yes, Brett Favre says he’s staying retired. Today. After making what some seem to think was a stunning announcement Tuesday, saying that he was too mentally and physically drained to try and comeback with the Vikings, the news on a possible Favre return is not dead just yet. The latest on Favre comes from Scott […]

Longtime Eagles Defensive Coordinator Jim Johnson Dead at 68

The Eagles lost their defensive coordinator Tuesday, and the league lost a great man, as Jim Johnson has died at the age of 68. It was Johnson’s attacking defenses that helped the Eagles to one Super Bowl appearance and five NFC title games. Johnson had taken a leave of absence from the team in May […]

That’s It? Favre Tells the Vikings He’s Staying Retired

Apparently the Brett Favre experiment for the Minnesota Vikings is no more. Favre, who was working out with the intent to come back to play this season, has told the team that he is going to stay retired. Vikings coach Brad Childress said that Favre could not go through the “daily grind both mentally and […]

Ten Questions About the Seahawks Heading Into Camp

Football fans, these truly are the long days of summer. After what was a loooooooong season last year and an even LONGER offseason, training camp is days away. Rookies report to the VMAC in Renton on Thursday, July 30 and veterans report the following day. With Seahawks coaches, players and fans alike all itching to […]

Ravens RB McGahee Heads Up the Teams PUP List

Even though running back Willis McGahee heads a lengthy list of Ravens who will open training camp on the Physically Unable to Perform list, it is not expected that he will linger there for long. And that goes for the 10 other players joining him. Head coach John Harbaugh announced after Tuesday morning’s practice that […]

NFL Gridiron Gab Welcomes Jets Safety Kerry Rhodes to our Team!

NFL Gridiron Gab is pleased to welcome Jets safety Kerry Rhodes to our team. Kerry will be with us through training camp as well as the 2009 season, and will talk about the Jets, what’s going on with him personally, and all things NFL. You can send Kerry an email with any questions to answer […]

Vick Favored to End Up with the Pats or Steelers

It seems that you can do it all when it comes to Michael Vick, including place bets on where he’s going to end up. Today Bloomberg news reports today that BetUS is putting odds on where he will end up – with the Steelers and Pats as the top two places for him to land. […]

Fantasy Football Breakdown 2009: NFC Receivers

NFC East: Dallas Cowboys: Roy Williams – 19 rec. 198 yds. 1 TD Miles Austin – 13 rec. 278 yds. 3 TDs Patrick Crayton – 39 rec. 550 yds. 4 TDs: So far, the Roy Williams trade has been an utter disaster, but all of the talk coming out of Dallas indicate that last season […]