Posts Tagged ‘plaxico-burress’

Pittsburgh Steelers Ink WR Plaxico Burress, QB Brian Hoyer

As expected today, the Steelers made some roster moves – one was expected, the other – quite the surprise. First the expected one, which is QB Brian Hoyer, who joins the team as an insurance policy since the team will be without starting QB Ben Roethlisberger and backup Byron Leftwich Sunday in Cleveland. Leftwich has […]

Pittsburgh Steelers to Visit with Former WR Plaxico Burress

The banged up Steelers WR core may get a boost this week, as the team is going to give a physical Tuesday to former first-round pick Plaxico Burress. ESPN broke the news that Burress made his way to Pittsburgh today to visit with the team Tuesday. Last season with the Jets, Burress made 45 grabs […]

Gridiron Gab Links – NFC Afternoon Edition 8/11

Running back Cedric Benson is in Green Bay and is expected to sign with the Packers, per sources according to Chris Mortensen of ESPN. – ESPN Aldon Smith, who flirted with an NFL rookie record for sacks last season, left Friday’s game in the first quarter with a hip injury and did not return. Smith […]

Plaxico Burress Reportedly Would Play for Veteran Minimum

Plaxico Burress is a man without a team. After playing for the Jets last season Burress has been unable to latch on with anyone. His name has been mentioned with the Steelers since Mike Wallace is holding out. But sources say the Steelers are not interested. According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Burress […]

Gridiron Gab Links – AFC Afternoon Edition 8/4

The Browns could be without LB Chris Gocong for the rest of 2012, as earlier today in practice he injured his Achilles, and right away the thought is that the veteran is going to miss 2012. – Bronws Gab Wide receiver Plaxico Burress is still looking for work, and Paul Gutierrez of says that […]

Former Jets WR Plaxico Burress Takes a Shot at Mark Sanchez

Plaxico Burress delivered a few more parting shots to the Jets yesterday, Brian Costello of the New York Post reports. Burress appeared on ESPN’s “First Take” and was asked if he believes Sanchez is the quarterback to lead the Jets to a Super Bowl. “They just paid him, so I think they believe he is,” […]

Jets WR Plaxico Burress Says Stevie Johnson’s Celebration Mock Doesn’t Rattle Him

Stevie Johnson received the attention he was looking for when he mocked Plaxico Burress’ nightclub shooting incident during a touchdown celebration Sunday. Unfortunately for the Bills wide receiver, the joke ended up being on him. Johnson drew a 15-yard penalty for excessive celebration, an outcome that angered Bills coach Chan Gailey and left the receiver […]

Video: Bills WR Johnson Mocks Burress in Celebration

Showoff and big mouth WR Stevie Johnson tries to poke fun at Jets WR Plaxico Burress during a TD celebration Sunday. Too bad he and the Bills went home losers. What’s Your Take on Stevie Johnson’s Mock of Plaxico Burress?