Archive for March, 2011

Defense Will Decide 2011 Fate of the Jaguars

As the owners continue to insist that there will be NFL football in 2011, I’m forced to take their word for it and move on. I have absolutely no influence on what the NFL and NFLPA are doing. For that reason, I want to concentrate on some other topics through this “dead zone” we’ve entered. […]

Judge Denies Bond for Packers DL Johnny Jolly

A judge has denied bond for troubled Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly after his latest arrest on a drug charge in Houston according to the Associated Press. Jolly did not appear in court during a brief hearing on Wednesday. His next hearing is set for April 20th. Jolly was charged with possession of a controlled […]

Kubiak Presents Questions and Challenges for Texans Defense in 2011

John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reported Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak is still in the midst of putting together next season’s Texans defense.  This offseason, we’ve seen Zach Diles, Eugene Wilson and Bernard Pollard go nontendered or unsigned.  Glover Quin may move to free safety and Troy Nolan and Dominique Barber could compete […]

Colorad CB Jimmy Smith Talks with the Ravens

Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post reports Colorado cornerback Jimmy Smith took an official visit to the Ravens’ training complex. The enigmatic 6-foot-2, 211-pounder has been linked to the Ravens’ 26th overall pick in mock drafts. Smith has a history of failed drug tests and an underage possession of alcohol arrest. “If Jimmy Smith’s […]

Miami Looking to Move Down from the #15 Spot in the Draft

The Miami Herald reports that the Dolphins are now looking to possibly trade down in April’s draft from the number 15th overall pick. There’s been much speculation that the Dolphins will pick Alabama running back Mark Ingram with the No. 15 overall selection. Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald reiterates “for the hundreth time” since […]

Arizona Doesn’t Seem Interested in QB Cam Newton

“A month ago,” NFL Network’s Mike Mayock said Saturday, “I had significant questions about Cam Newton. But now, after studying him, I’ve bought into his skill set. Mechanically, he’s more advanced than Tim Tebow or Vince Young were entering the NFL. Now I have to buy into the kid. After God and family, in whatever […]

Falcons Owner Arthur Blank Says Players Walked Away From Fair Deal

Falcons owner Arthur Blank wrote another letter to fans on Sunday, providing an update on the status of labor talks, as well as the new rule changes that were voted on during last week’s owners meetings. “During the last day of our mediated discussions on March 11, the NFL clubs put a balanced and fair […]

Cam Newton Will Visit Buffalo for a Fifth Time

It sounds like the Bills are serious about their interest in Cam Newton, as the National Football Post reports that the QB will again visit Buffalo – for a 5th time. Auburn quarterback Cam Newton is scheduled to visit the Buffalo Bills today, coach Chan Gailey announced. The Heisman Trophy winner has already met with […]