Posts Tagged ‘scott-linehan’

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 […]

Stafford Ready to be the Lions Starter in 2009?

After last seasons quick rise to fame of rookie QB’s Matt Ryan and Joe Flacco, there’s been a lot of talk about throwing #1 pick Matthew Stafford into the fire for the 0-16 Lions as the starter in 2009. This past weekend the Lions had their first minicamp, and while Stafford showed some good and […]

New Lions Coordinator Says Starting QB Will Likely Be Decided After Preseason

Who’s going to throw to Calvin in 2009? Will there be a consistent passer in 2009, or should Detroit fans expect three quarterbacks like ’08? Will we win a game? Those are some of the burning questions already putting new Lions offensive coordinator Scott Linehan on fire. MLive.com reported that Linehan spoke with three of […]

Lions Hire Former Rams Coach Linehan to Run Offense

The Lions have hired a new offensive coordinator, as they are bringing in former Rams coach Scott Linehan to run the show for a team who will look for more firepower in the 09 season.  Linehan resurfaces after being fired by the Rams after an 0-4 start to the 2008 season.  He also has been […]

Rams Tell Haslett He Won’t Be Back as Coach in 2009

The St.Louis Rams will have a new coach when they take the field for opening day in 2009, as interim coach Jim Haslett was told today that he would not be coming back as the teams head coach. Haslett was informed of the decision today by owner Chip Rosenbloom and general manager Billy Devaney. There […]

Week 9 Preview: Arizona at St.Louis

The St.Louis Rams two-game winning streak was snapped on Sunday in New England vs the Patriots, but the team still played a tough game without star RB Steven Jackson, and will look to take that momentum with them this week at home when they host the Arizona Cardinals. At 2-5, the Rams still have a […]

Gridiron Gabbin – Turn of the Tables: Jeff Sack Talks to Editor Matt Loede

It’s a special “Turn the Tables” edition of Gridiron Gabbin, as Patriots Gab Editor Jeff Sack takes over as host, and talks to NFL Gridiron Gab Editor Matt Loede. The duo talk about the recent NFL firings, the Lions and their state, the Raiders and Al Davis, Gene Upshaw and the future of the labor […]