Archive for July, 2010

SeahawksGab’s 2010 Seahawks Preseason Preview: Five Questions Heading into Training Camp

Cloudy, temperature in the 50s, and the calendar approaching August?  Yes, it’s finally time for football in Seattle. As the Seahawks start Bing Training Camp at their Renton, Wash. facilities, out is former head coach Jim Mora Jr. and in is his place is recent University of Southern California head coach Pete Carroll.  With Carroll […]

Seahawks News and Notes: First Day of Bing Training Camp

While Seattle’s two first-round picks, left tackle Russell Okung and safety Earl Thomas, remain unsigned, the Seahawks received good news today. According to Seattle TimesSeahawks beat writer Danny O’Neil, running back Leon Washington and rookie cornerback Walter Thurmond are practicing with the team.  Washington had been limited to running straight lines during the offseason while recovering from a broken leg […]

Five Questions Facing the Bucs Heading Into Camp

On the eve of the opening of the 2nd annual Camp Morris, let’s look ahead to the regular season and see what the big questions are for the 2010 Tampa Bay Buccaneers. 1. Will Donald Penn show up at camp so the O-line can resume gelling? This is a huge question because there is already […]

Cowboys Rookie WR Bryant Goes Down; Out 4-6 Weeks

It was the second to last play of practice and rookie WR Dez Bryant was running a routine crossing route when he made contact with CB Orlando Scandrick, went down, tried to get up and walk back to the huddle, went back down again and then was helped off the field by two trainers. Head […]

Bradford’s Deal Even More Reason to Adopt a Rookie Salary Cap

Sam Bradford, the number one overall pick in the 2010 NFL Draft by the Rams, has signed a six year deal worth $76 million. $50 million of that is guaranteed. $50 million. Let’s let that sink in. $50 million. Before he’s even played a snap. The issue of rookie pay is something that needs to […]

Ravens CB Foxworth Tears ACL – Out For Season

From Jamison Hensley of the Baltimore Sun via Twitter: 7/30 at 9:51 am: jamisonhensley: #Ravens say Foxworth limped off the field during orientation practice Thursday, which was closed to the media. 7/30 at 10:40 am: jamisonhensley: Foxworth out for season with torn ACL. On crutches now. What I’ve been able to piece together so far […]

NFL Gridiron Gab Pre-Camp Division Previews: NFC North

First thing that comes to mind when pondering the NFC North: Quarterbacks.  Passing at a premium.  Too easy.  Each offensive unit fortified with a prolific aerial attack.  Understatement.  All four participants own a gunslinger unafraid to take chances down field.  Undoubtedly.  These signal callers are not lacking confidence, unwaveringly they fling the pigskin with ease, […]

Steelers Get Help on the OL; Sign Former Cowboys Flozell Adams

For those of you that were panicking about the Steelers offensive line entering training camp, help is on the way. The team on Thursday came to terms with Flozell Adams, a former member of the Dallas Cowboys who is a force on the line at 6-7, 338 pounds. Nicknamed “The Hotel,” Adams is a five-time […]