Posts Tagged ‘maurice-morris’

Lions Blow 2nd Straight Game to Fall to 5-2

The Lions were the darlings of the NFL at 5-0 with a pair of record setting comebacks and a convincing win on national television.  Despite the success, the writing was on the wall that the Lions were walking a fine line between success and failure.  They were committing penalties, going three and out, giving up […]

Lions Blow Second Straight Game Fall to 5-2

The Lions were the darlings of the NFL at 5-0 with a pair of record setting comebacks and a convincing win on national television.  Despite the success, the writing was on the wall that the Lions were walking a fine line between success and failure.  They were committing penalties, going three and out, giving up […]

What’s Really Causing the Lions’ Rushing Woes

The Lions’ rushing attack has been the topic of discussion for a couple of weeks and the trade/no trade for Ronnie Brown fanned the flames of discussion further.  After reading several articles, message boards and blogs I have noticed that the opinions vary on why the run game is struggling, but nobody has hit the […]

Turnovers Help 49ers Declaw Lions 20-6

The San Francisco 49ers, during their game against the visiting Detroit Lions, began rather slowly – perhaps a result of the hangover from last week when they were eliminated from playoff contention. But they got their act together in the second half, as turnovers, along with two touchdownsscored about six minutes apart, helped San Francisco […]

Lions Sign Former Seahawks Running Back Maurice Morris

The Lions today put another back in the backfield as they signed former Seahawks running back Maurice Morris. The team brings Morris in on a three-year, $7 million contract, according to the NFL Network. Morris is 29, and has been with the Seahwks for the past seven seasons. Last season was tough for him, as […]

Fantasy Football Free Agents: Priority Additions

From: KFFL.com Shaun Hill, Quarterback, San Francisco 49ers In his third start of 2008, Hill accumulated a season-high 303 passing yards with two touchdown passes by completing 21 of 33 passes in Week 12. Most of it, as usual, came while the Niners were attempting a comeback against a more relaxed opposing defense. Regardless of […]

Portis’ Running, Late Field Goal Help Redskins Edge Seahawks 20-17

Funny thing about Washington Redskins running back Clinton Portis, lately he seems to perform better when he is injured as he wasn’t expected to play in Sunday’s game against the Seattle Seahawks, due to some knee issues. But play he did while being injured in the first half; he ran for 143 yards, including key […]

Fantasy Players To Watch

NationalFootballPost.com Fantasy Expert Joe Fortenbaugh shares his thoughts on Fantasy Football throughout the season special to us here at NFLGridironGab.com The 2008 NFL season kicks off in two days which means most fantasy football drafts are completed and in the books. With that in mind, the National Football Post breaks down some of the lesser […]