Posts Tagged ‘Al Gordon’

All (Todd) Haley to the Chiefs

What should really come as no suprise to anyone, the Kansas City Chiefs and Todd Haley have agreed in pricipal for him to be their next Head Coach. The two sides are reported to be working on finalizing terms of a contract. Todd Haley who comes over from the Arizona Cardinals reunites with former co-worker […]

Kiffin still in contact with young Raiders QB?

To quote a famous 50’s sitcom “Lucy, you got some splainin’ to do.” It appears that recently fired Oakland Raiders coach Lane Kiffin is still trying to coach JaMarcus Russell. In a report in the Contra Costa Times Kiffin has spoken to the youg quarterback as early as this past Monday. I am sure this […]

Overtime Victory Costly For Steelers

It appears that the Pittsburgh Steelers 23-20 overtime victory Monday Night was a costly one. In his post game press conference Head Coach Mike Tomlin announced that guard Kendall Simmons and rookie running back Rashard Menenhall will be placed in IR and lost for the year. Simmons injury appeared to have happened during the second […]

2008 NFL Captains

In an effort to promote team leadership on their 32 teams, the NFL has brought back their “C” program. Only 28 of the 32 teams have permanent Captains’ for the year. The other teams 4 are picked on weekly basis. The captains program was originally rolled out in 2007 by the NFL Player Advisory Council […]

World’s Top 8 High School Teams coming to Canton

The International Federation of American Football (IFAF), USA Football, and the City of Canton, announced today from the Pro Football Hall of Fame that Canton will host the first IFAF Junior World Championship in Summer of 2009 – a tournament consisting of the world’s eight best high school-aged national teams. With national football federations in […]

Commissioner Goodell’s Press Conference following Matt Walsh meeting

COMMISSIONER GOODELL: Good afternoon. I think you all are aware of the fact we met for approximately three hours and 15 minutes this morning with Matt Walsh and his counsel, Michael Levy. Joining me in the meeting were Jeff Pash, Milt Ahlerich, our director of security, Gregg Levy, and the Patriots had an attorney there, […]

Long Time Coming; Jake Long the Dolphins First Pick in the Draft

The NFL Draft may not be as exciting on Saturday, as today the Dolphins sealed the deal with their newest player, as the team held a press conference announcing the signing of Michigan tackle Jake Long. The deal is being reported as for five years at $57.75 million, with $30 million guaranteed. The team had […]

Lions Johnson had to medicate twice a game

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson admitted in a recent interview that he had to take vicodin twice a game to make it through last season. Johnson didn’t want to talk about the fact that he never got healthy after suffering a deep bone bruise in his lower back in the third game of the […]