Archive for April, 2012

Raiders to Bring in Former Manning Backup QB Sorgi for a Workout

The Raiders are bringing in quarterback Jim Sorgi for a tryout. Sorgi’s agent, Matt Brei, said Sorgi will work out for Oakland on Tuesday. The Raiders are looking for a veteran backup quarterback to play behind starter Carson Palmer. They are also bringing in Matt Leinart this week. Sorgi spent six years in Indianapolis as […]

Buffalo WR Stevie Johnson to Have Minor Groin Surgery

Bills receiver Stevie Johnson is scheduled to have what his agent described as “very minor” surgery to repair a groin injury that nagged the player for most of last season. C.J. Laboy confirmed in an email Monday that the surgery is scheduled to take place in Philadelphia on Tuesday. Johnson announced the news himself on […]

Tebow Beats Out Sanchez On NFL’s List of “Top 100 Players” for 2012

Tim Tebow might be Mark Sanchez’s backup in New York, but he has bragging rights on the Jets’ starting quarterback. Tebow was recently voted by current players as No. 95 on NFL Network’s list of the league’s top 100 players. Sanchez, however, didn’t make the cut. The popular quarterback tells the network it means a […]

Jets Excited About Their 2012 Draft Grabbing Impact Talent

Rex Ryan wanted impact players out of the NFL draft, and the Jets coach thinks he got his wish. So much so that Ryan already declared — although he later backed off — that big defensive lineman Quinton Coples and speedy wide receiver Stephen Hill will be starters for a team determined to get back […]

Carolina Did What They Could to Address Defense in the Draft

The Panthers set out to improve their defense in the NFL draft, and general manager Marty Hurney is optimistic they’ve accomplished that goal. But he acknowledged you can never be sure. Hurney says he and coach Ron Rivera really like what happened over the course of the three-day draft but “you really don’t know until […]

Recap and Breakdown of the 2012 Bengals Draft Class

Devon Still fell to the Bengals at pick No. 21 in Round 2 (No. 53 overall). By Bengals Blogger Here they are all in one place. The 2012 Bengals draft class complete with each player’s pre-draft grade from ESPN and NFL.com. 1-17 Dre Kirkpatrick, CB, Alabama — 87.2 NFL, 92 ESPN No surprise here. He […]

2012 Draft Wrap Up & Pick-by-Pick Analysis of the Redskins

With the 2012 NFL Draft wrapped up, let’s a quick look at the Redskins haul from the past three days: Round 1, Pick #2: Robert Griffin III, QB, Baylor Redskins fans hope they’ve found their franchise quarterback for the next decade-plus. If Griffin can stay healthy, and all the intangibles he’s shown throughout his career […]

Case Keenum Goes To The Texans

The Houston Texans have signed record-breaking undrafted free agent University of Houston Cougars QB Case Keenum. They had a private workout with Keenum two weeks ago, and he is going to compete for the chance to back-up Matt Schaub and T.J. Yates. One of Keenum’s best targets was Patrick Edwards, who signed undrafted with the […]