Posts Tagged ‘lofa tatupu’

Falcons Shift Plans at the LB Spot with Losing Lofa Tatupu

The Falcons are making new plans at middle linebacker after losing Lofa Tatupu for the season because of a chest muscle injury. The Falcons reported Wednesday for Thursday’s first day of training camp with second-year player Akeem Dent suddenly cast as the favorite to replace Curtis Lofton in the middle of the defense. Dent spent […]

Falcons LB Lofa Tatupu Out for the Season After Tearing Pec

Falcons linebacker Lofa Tatupu, who’s trying to make a comeback after sitting out last season, suffered a serious pectoral injury that required surgery and will be out for the season, head coach Mike Smith said on Tuesday according to D. Orlando Ledbetter of Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Tatupu, who was signed to a two-year, $3.6 million contract […]

Source: Redskins Targeting Former Seahawks LB Tatupu

Three-Time Pro Bowl LB With Rocky McIntosh probably exiting the Nation’s Capital, the Redskins are looking for a new linebacker. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the ‘Skins have scheduled a visit for ex-Seahawk Lofa Tatupu on Wednesday. Former Colts cornerback Kelvin Hayden is already coming in to meet the team tomorrow. It will be interesting […]

Seahawks’ Tatupu To Play Week One vs. Bills

For a change, the Seattle Seahawks have some good news on the injury front as according to the Associated Press, linebacker Lofa Tatupu only has a bone bruise on his right knee and is expected to be ready for the team’s season opener September 7 when they visit the Buffalo Bills. Tatupu, a 3-time Pro […]

NFC West Predictions

By Andy Benoit – www.NFLTouchdown.com 1. Seattle Seahawks Owners of the division’s best combination of talent and experience. Having a loaded defense doesn’t hurt either. 2. Arizona Cardinals On the rise? Perhaps. But questions at quarterback and a stagnant rushing attack present issues. 3. St. Louis Rams Great in spots but outright porous in others. […]

Cardinals and LB Dansby Reaching Long-Term Deal

What a difference a week makes. It was just over a week ago that it looked like the Cards and LB Karlos Dansby were headed for a heated battle over a new deal. It was reported that the two sides had not spoken in the past few weeks, and that it looked as if Dansby […]

Hawks LB Tatupu Arrested on Suspicion of Driving While Intoxicated

Hawks LB Lofa Tatupu finds himself in trouble today, as it has come out that he was pulled over about 2:30am Saturday morning and arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated. The Seattle Times is reporting that an officer spotted Tatupu’s car doing 50 in a 35 zone, and after he was pulled over he […]

Texans Hires Rhodes as Assistant to Defensive Backs

  The Texans signed Ray Rhodes on Monday as he becomes the new assistant to defensive backs coach. The Texans are in dire need of secondary improvement, and hiring Rhodes is invaluable. Rhodes has 27 years of NFL experience and from the looks of his Resume (49ers, Packers, 49ers, Eagles, Packers, Redskins, Broncos, Seahawks); he’s […]