Archive for the ‘2011 Preseason’ Category

Cut Down Day in the NFL – Some AFC Shocks as Teams Get Down to 53

It was “D” day for a number of young and some old NFL players. Teams had till Saturday evening to get their rosters down to 53 as they start to prepare for the first week of the season. With a ton of moves to mention, below you can click on any AFC team to see […]

The 2011 Chiefs – Can They Repeat the Success of Last Year?

By Chiefs Gab Columnist Jeremy Housewright With a very unimpressive preseason, only time will tell if the Kansas City Chiefs look like the AFC West champs from last year or chumps. It’s been an abysmal preseason, to say the least. Fans paying hard earned money to attend preseason games have been left with a bad […]

Is Beck or Grossman All That Bad for the Redskins in 2011?

By Redskins Gab Columnist Patrick Rice We are closing in on the 2011 NFL season and the quarterback of the Washington Redskins has yet to be named. In the well-publicized battle between John Beck and Rex Grossman, there is one thing that is common ground amongst both fans and the media…the winner probably will not […]

Saints QB Brees Getting Set For Big Payday From New Orleans

Reports say that another big name QB is going to be getting his payday soon. Drew Brees, who helped the Saints win their first Super Bowl two years ago, is next on the list of QB’s that will be getting an extension from the team in the Big Easy. Peyton Manning of the Colts just […]

San Francisco Gives RB Gore a Three-Year Deal Worth $21 Million

The 49ers have made running back Frank Gore a very happy and very rich man, coming to terms with their workhorse back on a three-year deal that will play him $13.5 million in guaranteed money and $21 million overall. Gore was due to earn $4.9 million in 2011, the final season of his four-year, $27.577 […]

HOF QB Joe Namath On Jets WR Plaxico Burress: “He’ll Be Damn Lucky To Finish Season”

Broadway Joe Namath has been watching Plaxico Burress for several years, and in him he sees a wide receiver that reminds him a lot of Braylon Edwards — and that’s not a flattering comparison coming from Namath. The Jets Hall of Fame QB was occasionally critical of Edwards during his two seasons with the Jets. […]

A Dream Scenario: Seahawks to Sign Leonard Davis?

The title is probably going to get misconstrued by some, so let me preface this by saying… No, I am not “dreaming” that the Seahawks sign Leonard Davis. Certainly, with their protection woes during the pre-season they could certainly use a capable starting caliber player but I am not clamoring for them to sign him. […]

Packers 2011 Preseason Game 3: Studs/Duds

By Packers Gab Columnist Billy Needham The third preseason game is now done, with the Packers beating the Colts in stylish fashion, 24-21.  The offense got a 10-0 lead pretty quickly, then one of our young defenders made a pathetic mistake (more on this later), and the comeback had begun.  The game got increasingly frustrating, […]