Posts Tagged ‘mike-vrabel’

Five Reasons Raider Fan Should be Excited About the 2011 Season

With the lockout all but officially over and behind us, lets take a look at 5 specific reasons that every member of the Raider Nation should be getting excited about the team that will be wearing the Silver and Black for the 2011 NFL season. #5 – A weak AFC West Division. The Raiders OWNED […]

Five Moves that Could Blow Up in the Chiefs Face

5. Acquiring Zach Thomas and Mike Vrabel: The acquisition of Mike Vrabel and Zach Thomas will be high risk high reward for the Chiefs. Vrabel and Thomas will either be the good soldier, hard working leaders the Chiefs expect them to be or they will be the 09 versions of Donnie Edwards. Both players will […]

Seven-Time Pro Bowl LB Thomas Inks w/ Kansas City

The Chiefs have added what they feel will be another big piece to their defense, as they have signed a deal with veteran LB Zach Thomas. He turns 36 in December, but has made seven trips to the Pro Bowl in his 13 NFL seasons, and still can come in and be a part of […]

The Cassel Trade Keeps Paying Dividends for the Chiefs

Anytime you acquire a possible franchise type quarterback who is protected by a franchise tag for a second round draft pick you got a bargain by today’s standards especially since just last year the Vikings gave up a first and third round pick for pass rusher Jared Allen. To add to that receiver Roy Williams […]

Panthers Eventually to Move DE Peppers to the Patriots?

There is still a lot of talk about DE Julius Peppers and what the Panthers are going to do with the franchised player. Many still think that Peppers is going to be traded at some point, but to who is the big question. The latest from is that the Pats have interest in Peppers, […]

Hail to the Pats: In Bill We Trust

I read the funniest thing today – Bill Belichick is being accused of cheating. No, no. Not that whole “spy-gate” thing. How is he cheating? By trading Matt Cassel and Mike Vrabel to the Kansas City Chiefs. They say he is improving the Chiefs’ team in order to help them win! His relationship with Chief’s […]

Pats Vrabel Comes to the Defense of His Coach

With the backlash continuing from Sunday’s Super Bowl, Pats Linebacker Mike Vrabel is stepping up to his coaches defense.  Bill Belichick continues to take a beating from the media for leaving the field early and not shaking the hand of winning coach Tom Coughlin.  Belichick tried to give a defense for why he left early, […]

In the End – Effort and Heart Not Enough to Carry Chargers

While the effort was there for the San Diego Chargers, the early injury to LaDainian Tomlinson and the poor execution late in the game seemed to be the nail in the coffin Sunday in Foxborough. Tomlinson touched the ball three times on the Chargers first three plays, then took his place on a heated bench […]