Gridiron Gab Links – AFC Morning Edition 8/4

Being big must run in the Mangold family, as Nick Mangold, center for the Jets, has a sister who is on the US weightlifting team. Nick is being given permission by Jets coach Rex Ryan to head to London to see her compete. – CBSSports.com

Denver third round pick Ronnie Hillman has some high expectations as he enter his rookie season for the Broncos. Some say he could be the next Darren Sproles, and the team has high hopes for him in his rookie year. – PredominantlyOrange

If there’s one player that must stay healthy for the Texans to ever make a serious Super Bowl run, it’s WR Andre Johnson. The often injured Johnson, who has been out all week with a groin injury, says he should be on the field Monday. – CBS Sports

Jimmy Haslam III will officially take over the Cleveland Browns in October. ESPN Cleveland’s Tony Grossi says that Haslam made sure right away to tell everyone listening – the Browns are not going anywhere. ESPN Cleveland

Rookie wide receiver Taveon Rogers took some reps at cornerback on Friday for the Bengals, as he does his best to try and find a spot on the Bengals roster this year. – Cincinnati.com

The Bills got some good news about center Eric Wood, as his reps have bee steadily increasing going from five reps to 12 reps Friday’s practice. – BuffaloBills.com


Enjoyed this post?
Subscribe to NFL Gridiron Gab via RSS Feed or E-mail and receive daily news updates from us!

Submit to Digg  Stumble This Story  Share on Twitter  Post on Facebook  Post on MySpace  Add to del.icio.us  Bark It Up  Submit to Reddit  Fave on Technorati

Comments are closed.