Posts Tagged ‘2011 NFL Draft’

Broncos Put 11 Game Home Season-Opener Winning Streak on the Line vs Raiders

It’s the dawn of a new season, and for the Broncos it means they can forget what happened last year during their 4-12 season.  What better way for them to do that then to make a statement on Monday night.  Monday night, one of the greatest rivalries in the NFL takes the field when the […]

Giants First-Round Pick CB Amukamara Out Indefinitely With Broken Bone In Foot

The Giants announced that first-round cornerback Prince Amukamara is out indefinitely with a broken bone in his foot. According to the team, the 19th overall pick out of Nebraska broke the fifth metatarsal bone in his left foot. The injury will require surgery, and no official timetable for his return was disclosed. The last of […]

Indianapolis Inks First-Round Pick OT Anthony Castonzo

The Colts have agreed to terms with first-round offensive tackle Anthony Castonzo. The first round pick shared the news himself, tweeting “Off to Anderson? Finally time for some football” on Tuesday. According to a league source, Castonzo’s four-year contract is worth just over $8 million, with the former Boston College standout receiving a $4.318 million […]

Redskins Come to Terms with First-Round Pick Ryan Kerrigan

The Redskins agreed to terms with 11 of the 12 players they selected in the 2011 NFL Draft through yesterday evening, including first round pick Ryan Kerrigan from Purdue. The team spent most of yesterday securing deals with this year’s draft class. Kerrigan, Jarvis James (2nd round pick), Leonard Hankerson (3rd round pick), Roy Helu […]

Tampa Bay Inks First-Round Pick Adrian Clayborn to Four-Year Deal

The Buccaneers became the first team to reach a deal with their first-round pick under the new labor agreement, agreeing to a four-year deal with defensive end Adrian Clayborn on Wednesday morning. Clayborn’s agent, Blake Baratz of The Institute for Athletes, told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter on Wednesday that his client agreed to a […]

Talks Have Begun for Panthers to Try and Sign #1 Pick Cam Newton

Tony Paige, Bus Cook and Chitta Mallik — the agents for No. 1 overall draft pick Cam Newton — are scheduled to begin contract negotiations today with the Panthers to have the quarterback signed as soon as possible, according to a source with knowledge of the situation. Newton is expected to report to the Panthers’ […]

Gridiron Gab Grades the 2011 NFL Draft – NFC East

NFL Gridiron Gab Draft expert Abe Munch goes team by team into the 2011 NFL Draft, and breaks down all the picks as well as goes in-depth with Best Selection, Sleeper and a Final Grade. Today we take a look at the NFC East. Click the links below to see the breakdown of the Eagles, […]

Looking At Needs Bears Addressed Through Draft

A Tough Guy Protecting Another Tough Guy “I’m a physical, tough player who finishes plays.” – Gabe Carimi Offensive Line Status Upgraded: With the first-round selection of Wisconsin offensive tackle Gabe Carimi, it’s clear that the Bears felt the protection, not weaponry, surrounding Jay Cutler was the main problem concerning the offense.  Especially, when you […]