Archive for December, 2010

Gridiron Gab 2011 NFL Draft Prospect Scouting Report – WR A.J. Green

A.J. Green, WR, Georgia, 6’4 212 Position Ranking: #1 Strengths: Has excellent height for the position. Played in a pro-style offense and was asked to run a complete route tree. Has very good hands and consistently snatches the ball in the air; will fight to catch passes at the highest point with defenders around. Not […]

Sports Gab Network Senior Editor Matt Loede’s NFL Picks for Week Seventeen

Last Week: 10-6 Season: 143-94 Miami at New England – The question will be if the Pats will play anyone. New England can’t gain anything with a win or a loss, so likely Tom Brady and co. will play a bit, but that’s about it. The Fins would love to end the season with a […]

Friday NFL Lines for Week 17 – January 2nd

Date & Time Favorite Line Underdog Total 1/2 1:00 ET At Kansas City -3.5 Oakland 43.5 1/2 1:00 ET At New England -4.5 Miami 43.5 1/2 1:00 ET At Indianapolis -9.5 Tennessee 48 1/2 1:00 ET At Houston -3 Jacksonville 46 1/2 1:00 ET Pittsburgh -5.5 At Cleveland 37.5 1/2 1:00 ET At Baltimore -9.5 […]

Carolina Gets a Jump on “Black Monday” – Announcing Coach John Fox Won’t Be Back in 2011

The Panthers are getting a jump on “Black Monday” as the team has already stated that coach John Fox won’t return next season, ending a nine-year run in which he led the franchise to its only Super Bowl. His departure has been no secret, and Fox said after his final full practice Friday that he’d […]

Gridiron Gab Week Seventeen Preview: St. Louis at Seattle

After a season full of ups and downs, the fate of the 2010 NFC West all comes down to its final Sunday matchup. “You can see it in the looks of the players and the coaches that they’re really looking forward to this weekend,” said Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll during his Wednesday press […]

Packers vs Bears: Preview

Senior writer jclombardi previews Packers vs Bears game. Clipped from: (share this clip) Bears Scouting report: Rushing offense:OC Martz has curbed his pass-first play and has a 54-to-46 pass-to-run ratio. The Bears are tied for No. 24 in rushing yards. Yet, RB Forte finds a way to make a couple plays most games with […]

Gridiron Gab Week Seventeen Preview – Arizona at San Francisco

___________________________________________________________________________ Season Records: Cardinals: 5-10, 4th in NFC West, Last Week: W vs. Dallas, 27-26 49ers: 5-10, 3rd in NFC West, Last Week: L vs. St. Louis, 25-17 Gametime: Sunday, January 2nd, 4:15 pm, EST, Candlestick Park, San Francisco, CA The End of a Long, Disappointing Road for the 2010 Cardinals: There will be playoff […]

Gridiron Gab Week Seventeen Preview – Cincinnati at Baltimore

Cincinnati Bengals (4-11) vs. Baltimore Ravens (11-4) Taking Care Of Business With the Wild Card spot wrapped up, the Ravens still have a slim chance of winning the division.  The Ravens must beat Cincinnati and hope (by some miracle) Pittsburgh loses to Cleveland to win the division. The Ravens finally beat an elite quarterback this […]