Posts Tagged ‘bobby-petrino’

Giants Playing Let’s Make a Deal in Hopes of Trading for CB Hall

  It sounds as if the Giants are ready to pull off a blockbuster of a deal to acquire Falcons topnotch cornerback DeAngelo Hall. Today’s Newark Star-Ledger is reporting that the Giants and Falcons are talking about a deal that would send Hall to New York for the Giants first-round draft pick (31st overall) in […]

Report Says Carroll Not Interested in Falcons Job

  For those Falcons fans that thought they would see USC’s Pete Carroll roaming the sidelines at the Georgia Dome this season – think again.  After reports surfaced on Wednesday that the Falcons and owner Arthur Blank were trying to convince Carroll to come in for an interview, it now appears that he successful college […]

Cardinals Prove Too Much for Falcons in 30-27 OT Win

In a wild west shootout between two teams with nothing the lose, the Arizona Cardinals took a step towards wrapping up their 2007 season at .500 after beating the game Atlanta Falcons 30-27 in overtime at the University of Phoenix Stadium. The back and forth contest came to a close when Neil Rackers was true […]

Reid Says He’s Not Going to Atlanta to Coach the Falcons

  Forget the notion of Eagles head coach Andy Ried taking the head coaching job in 2008 with the Atlanta Falcons. Reid’s name came up almost immediately after Bobby Petrino high-tailed it out of Georgia on Tuesday, and by early Wednesday the Eagles coach was mentioned just about everywhere as a possible replacement once the […]

Petrino’s Departure May Be Good in the Long Run

  Let’s face it, Bobby Petrino was not, and likely never was going to be a very good NFL coach. Blame it on him for taking a job he had no business taking, or blame it even more on Falcons owner Arthur Blank, who seems to be throwing darts anymore when it comes to hiring […]

What Coaches Could Find Themselves Unemployed in January?

  With the quitting of Bobby Petrino of the Falcons on Tuesday, we have our first opening for a coaching spot in the NFL this season. Petrino was never a good fit for the Falcons, and here’s hoping that owner Arthur Blank will do a better job this time around getting it right. Petrino will […]

Falcons Coach Petrino Quits After Just 13 Games

The Atlanta Falcons have already had a nightmare season with the Michael Vick saga and what not, as well as being just a flat out bad team, but now they have lost their head coach after just 13 games.  The teams official website has stated what sources said earlier in the day, and that is […]

Redman Looks Like the Next In Line to Start for Falcons at QB

After coming and and playing well vs the Rams Sunday, it looks as if the Falcons may be going with Chris Redman at quarterback Monday night when the team plays host to the New Orleans Saints at home.  Head coach Bobby Petrino did not name a starting QB on Monday, leading fuel to the fire […]