Posts Tagged ‘chad-pennington’

Chargers Ready to Say “Bye Bye Floyd, Hello Cotchery?”

By Chargers Gab Columnist Alex Ramirez According to ESPN’s John Clayton, Jerricho Cotchery was released by New York today. He expects Philip Rivers and the Chargers to make a run at signing him. “Now that J. Cotchery is a former Jet, watch for Philip Rivers to push for the Chargers to sign him. They’re lifelong […]

Dolphins Free Agent QB Pennington to Take a Year Off; To Work for Fox Sports

Free agent quarterback Chad Pennington will take the 2011 season off, the Charleston Daily Mail reports. “I’m actually going to take this year off, get healthy and do some work for Fox Sports,” said Pennington, who turns 35 next week. “I’m going to evaluate things and see where I am physically.” A first-round pick (18th […]

Former Miami QB Pennington Tears ACL In Pickup Game, Out For Year

Former Dolphins backup quarterback Chad Pennington has found himself suffering through yet another season ending injury, only this time it has nothing to do with his throwing shoulder. Pennington tore his ACL today in a pickup game of basketball, and is scheduled to undergo surgery to repair it on April 7th. Pennington was trying to […]

NFL Gridiron Gab Week Eleven Preview: Chicago at Miami

The “Windy City Flyer” Returns Home Despite residing in opposite conferences, the Bears and Dolphins franchises have some intriguing connections. Consider… They’ve both had to recover from Dave Wannstedt-led regimes. The Bears made their last Super Bowl appearance in Miami in January 2007. Speaking of Super Bowls, it was the Dolphins’ 38-24 win over the […]

Musical Chairs At QB In Miami, OT Long Scheduled For MRI

Getting “Thiggy” Wit It” According to sports insider Josina Anderson, the Dolphins have already contacted the camp of disappointing former 1st round pick JaMarcus Russell. Breaking: Sources: The Miami Dolphins have contacted JaMarcus Russell’s camp to try and schedule a workout Anderson says that the Dolphins are trying to schedule a workout for Russell to […]

Dolphins QB Pennington hurt early in game vs Titans

The Dolphins went with a QB change, and it lasted just moments into the Sunday matchup with the Titans. Chad Pennington, playing for the ineffective Chad Henne, is headed to the locker room with what appears to be a shoulder injury. As Dolphins writer Jeff Darlington tweeted: The Dolphins ran a wildcat play. Chad Pennington […]

Dolphins Bench Henne, Turn To Pennington As Starting QB

“Old Chad” replaces “New Chad” Chad Pennington is now the Dolphins starting QB.  Chad Henne’s inconsistent play has gone too far for Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano: “They both have strengths, and certainly weaknesses,” Sparano said. “At this particular time, my decision is Chad Pennington’s strengths might be suited a little bit more for where […]

Packers May Be Close to Getting Some Help on Their O-Line

It looks like the Pack could be back to getting some of their offensive lineman back to try and keep QB Aaron Rodgers upright. Coach Mike McCarthy stated Wednesday that recently re-signed veteran right tackle Mark Tauscher could start Sunday’s game at Tampa Bay—his first action since a major knee injury last December. Veteran left […]