Archive for February, 2012

New Orleans Saints and QB Drew Brees Still Far Apart in Contract Talks

The Saints and QB Drew Brees have been working hard on trying to get a deal done before free agency starts, but there’s a reported big issue between the two sides – they are not seeing eye to eye on money. New Orleans and the QB are still very far apart in contracts talks according […]

Gridiron Gab 2012 NFL Draft Scouting Profile: Tennessee DE Malik Jackson

MALIK JACKSON, DE, TENNESSEE TRIANGLE NUMBERS: 6-5, 260, 4.85 SCOUTING REPORTS: National Football Post: A tall, athletically built defensive lineman who possesses a long wingspan and some real violence to his game when asked to use his hands to shed blocks. Coils up decently into his stance, but has a lot of leg and struggles […]

Arizona Cardinals and New Orleans Saints to Battle in Hall of Fame Game

The NFL says the Cardinals will play the Saints on August 5th to kick off the preseason in the Hall of Fame game. Last season’s Hall of Fame game was canceled because of the NFL lockout. New Orleans will be playing in the game for the fifth time, most recently in a 20-7 loss to […]

Pittsburgh Steelers Announce They Will Release WR Hines Ward

The Steelers announced that long-time wide receiver Hines Ward will be released. “We had a conversation today with Hines Ward and informed him that we plan to release him of his contract prior to the start of the 2012 NFL calendar year,” Steelers President Art Rooney II told the team’s website. “Hines has been an […]

Cleveland Browns RB Peyton Hillis Fires His Agent

The saga continues today as Browns RB Peyton Hillis has decided to fire his agent. The move happens about two weeks before the start of free agency, which is set to kick off March 13th. Josina Anderson tweeted that Hillis and Kennard McGuire have parted ways. I hope this means Hillis wants to accept the […]

New York Jets GM Mike Tannenbaum Leaves Door Open for Team to Bring Back Bart Scott

The Jets granted linebacker Bart Scott permission to explore trade partners. General manager Mike Tannenbaum admitted that the team spoke with the linebacker’s agent at the Scouting Combine in Indianapolis last week regarding the veteran’s future. “We had a good conversation with (Scott’s agent),” Tannenbaum told ESPN 1050 radio on Tuesday by way of Manish […]

Gridiron Gab 2012 NFL Mock Draft V 2.0

Click HERE To Read Last Weeks V 1.0 Draft 1. Indianapolis Colts- (Andrew Luck, QB, Stanford) This pick isn’t going to change, no matter how much RG3 dominated at last weeks combine. Luck did well enough, and next week when Peyton Manning is gone, the pick will be more cemented than ever. 2. Washington Redskins- […]

Seahawks Have Serious Interest In Mario Williams

When John Clayton says something I generally believe it and boy did he drop a juicy nugget today on Brock and Salk. According to Clayton, citing the word of Pete Carroll, the Seahawks are strongly considering adding an expensive marquee free agent at the defensive end position. Additionally, Clayton says sources from other NFC West […]