Archive for the ‘2011 NFL Draft’ Category

Supplemental Draft Rescheduled for Monday August 22…Pryor In

The Supplemental Draft, originally scheduled for August 17, has been rescheduled for Monday, August 22 at 1:00 p.m. ET. The following six players have been declared eligible for selection in the Supplemental Draft: Torez Jones DB Western Carolina, Caleb King RB Georgia, Keenan Mace DE Lindenwood, Mike McAdoo DE North Carolina, Terrelle Pryor QB Ohio State, Tracy Wilson DB Northern Illinois. No other applications for the Supplemental Draft will […]

NFL Postpones Supplemental Draft

The NFL supplemental draft, originally scheduled for Wednesday, has been postponed, according to a league source. Teams will be told of a new date once it’s determined. The biggest question entering this year’s draft has been the eligibility of Terrelle Pryor, who left Ohio State after his junior season. Pryor’s camp remains hopeful that the […]

Check Out The Best Available Free Agents, Part 1

There’s not a lot left on the market. There are some talented free-agent quarterbacks – Jake Delhomme, Daunte Culpepper, Brodie Croyle, Jeff Garcia – but I will make a second part ranking them alongside UFL and CFL quarterbacks. There are also some good arena league receivers who I might put on the list but wanted […]

Rookie Andy Dalton Named the Starter for the Bengals Preseason Opener

The Bengals are wasting no time getting the Andy Dalton era underway. Bengals coach Marvin Lewis said Dalton will be the starter at quarterback in Cincinnati’s preseason opener Friday night against the Lions. It could be the first of many starts for Dalton in a Bengals uniform. He was drafted in the second round in […]

New Under Armour Commerical Featuring Cam Newton and Tom Brady

Under Armour launched its new footwear campaign today featuring Panthers rookie quarterback Cam Newton, New England QB Tom Brady and MMA star Georges St-Pierre.

Rookie QB Gabbert Likely to Start Jacksonville’s Preseason Opener

It looks more likely that Jaguars rookie quarterback Blaine Gabbert will start Thursday night against the Patriots. Starting quarterback Davd Garrard says he will not risk aggravating his back by playing. “I want to be ready tomorrow,” Garrard told Tania Ganguli of the Florida Times-Union. “I can’t try to force myself out there and set […]

NFL Supplemental Draft to be Held on August 17th

Pro Football Weekly is reporting that the NFL supplemental draft, featuring former Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor, will be held on August 17th. The big question – what team will take a chance on Pryor – and how high will that team go to get him? According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen, the NFL has notified […]

Lions Rookie RB LeShoure Tears Achilles Tendon

Second Round Draft Pick From Illinois Tim Twentyman reported via Twitter that Mikel LeShoure tore his Achilles’ tendon and will miss the 2011 season.  Per Coach Schwartz, LeShoure is expected to have surgery tomorrow. LeShoure’s injury is a huge blow to the Lions’ offense as they now need to fill the short yardage and four […]