Posts Tagged ‘nfl news’

Collective Bargaining Agreement Questions and Answers

Here are a few questions and answers that may help you understand the collective bargaining agreement that is set to expire in the National Football League. Q.         When does the CBA expire should there be no extension to the agreement? A.         In March of 2011. Q.         Will there be a college draft in 2011? A.         […]

Heeee’s Baaaack! Mangini retained in Cleveland.

According to reports Mike Holmgren has decided to keep Eric Mangini as the head coach of the Cleveland Browns. It is also being reported that Mangini’s entire staff will return in 2010. No official word has come from the Browns as of yet. Keep checking back on nflgridirongab.com as more details are available.

NFL Bits And Pieces

Lots of NFL nuggets to talk about on this Veterans Day, so let’s get started: Colts GM Bill Polian says the team will bring back S Bob Sanders, on injured reserve after a season-ending elbow injury, in 2010. According to Polian , in an interview with radio station WLHK-FM: “He is no different a player-and […]

AFC Spring News and Notes

BALTIMORE:  All-Star linebacker RAY LEWIS will enter his 14th season with the Ravens after recently signing a multi-year contract.  The deal will essentially keep Lewis in Baltimore for his career.  “To be with the same team with the same fans for an entire career, that doesn’t happen in the NFL,” says Lewis.  “I don’t think […]

Kiffin still in contact with young Raiders QB?

To quote a famous 50’s sitcom “Lucy, you got some splainin’ to do.” It appears that recently fired Oakland Raiders coach Lane Kiffin is still trying to coach JaMarcus Russell. In a report in the Contra Costa Times Kiffin has spoken to the youg quarterback as early as this past Monday. I am sure this […]

2008 NFL Captains

In an effort to promote team leadership on their 32 teams, the NFL has brought back their “C” program. Only 28 of the 32 teams have permanent Captains’ for the year. The other teams 4 are picked on weekly basis. The captains program was originally rolled out in 2007 by the NFL Player Advisory Council […]

2008-09 All-Pro Team Predictions

With everyone making their selections for division , conference and super bowl winners I thought that I would let you know my picks for the All-Pro Team. We’ll revisit this in January when the pick are actually made and see how we did. Here we go. OFFENSE

All Stadiums to Honor Gene Upshaw this Weekend

The NFL has added elements to the honoring this weekend of GENE UPSHAW, the late Pro Football Hall of Famer and executive director of the NFL Players Association, Commissioner ROGER GOODELL announced today. The league announced yesterday that all players will wear a special patch for the entire 2008 season containing the initials “GU” and […]