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Lions One of Many Teams Getting Ready for Free Agency

The NFL labor issues are finally done, and free agency is next.  The Lions are in better position than they have been in recent memory, but they do have work that needs to be done.  Let’s look at the positions of need for the Lions as well as potential targets for them when free agency […]

Lions Finally Win One, Edge Redskins 19-14

It had to be a matter of time. After all, the Detroit Lions – as bad as they have been – had to win a game sometime. Fortunately for them, the Washington Redskins were only too happy to comply. After the final gun, it was without a doubt just like a huge burden was lifted […]

Lions WR Bryant Johnson on the Sidelines Due to a Golf Cart Accident

Ah yes, nothing like starting the year on the non-football injury list due to a….golf cart accident? Yes, that is why Bryant Johnson is not on the field for the Lions, as the team disclosed that a golf cart injury is why the receiver is sidelined. Johnson was covered Saturday with cuts and abrasions all […]

Newly Acquired WR Northcutt Happy to Join the Lions

Newly acquired WR Dennis Northcutt is excited to be playing up North again. After a stint with the Jaguars, Northcutt was moved to the Lions last week in a deal that will see him likely be the number three wide out for the Lions in the 2009 season. Some would think that coming to the […]

Hill Shines, 49ers Pound Jets 24-14

Obviously it is too little too late, but the San Francisco 49ers, in their game Sunday against the New York Jets, may have perhaps put together their best 60-minute effort to date under coach Mike Singletary; a lot it had to do with quarterback Shaun Hill as he exploited the Jets secondary and throwing for […]

One and Done; Niners Waive WR Darrell Jackson After One Season

The Darrell Jackson era in a 49’ers uniform is over after one very unproductive season.  Today the Niners wavied Jackson, after a season in which he started 15 games, but caught just 46 balls for 497 yards and three touchdowns.  “I always had a great deal of respect for Darrell,” 49ers coach Mike Nolan said. […]

Report: WR Johnson and Niners Agree to Deal

The 49ers and ex-Arizona Cardinal wide receiver Bryant Johnson have agreed to a one-year contract, as reported by Pro Football Weekly and ESPN Radio. Johnson has caught at least 40 passes for the Cardinals the past four years and has 210 career catches and nine touchdowns in his five NFL seasons. I put in an […]

Skins with Wide Out Options in Free Agency

With former QB now Skins head coach Jim Zorn bringing a new look to Washington, one thing that it appears he will be bringing with him is a new look to the offense, that sorely needs to open up in 2008. When Zorn was hired to be the offensive coordinator before he was elevated to […]