Posts Tagged ‘Shaun-Alexander’

While Most Football Stars Fade Under Glory, How Long Will Tuck Stay on Fire?

Madden Football, Sports Illustrated, Campbell’s Chunky Soup, Nike, Rebook, Expedia, cars, clothes, colognes and the rest have taken dedicated sports stars and put out NFL advertising goldmine athletes with lackluster production. Inevitably, the glory of stardom has disrupted and sometimes faded such pro football stars as Eddie George, Daunte Culpepper, Marshall Faulk, Michael Vick, Ray […]

Week 12 Preview: Washington at Seattle

From: The Sports Network Back-to-back losses for the first time this year have the Washington Redskins fading in the NFC playoff picture. Currently holding the final Wild Card slot in the conference, Washington heads across the country this weekend to take on the Seattle Seahawks at Qwest Field. Washington began the season 4-1, announcing itself […]

Free Agent RB Jones Works Out for Only Four Teams

Maybe former Lions RB Kevin Jones is not as wanted as he may thinks by teams around the league. If that is not the case, why would only four teams, including his old team, have showed up for his workout on Saturday as he shows that he’s fully recovered from a right knee injury suffered […]

Is the Career of Former Hawks RB Shaun Alexander Over?

Could the career of one-time NFL MVP Shaun Alexander be over? It depends on who you believe, but a recent article on suggests that Alexander is done as a back in the NFL. The 05 MVP was released awhile back by the Seahawks, and despite his high profile, is still unemployed as training camp […]

Some Quality NFL Running Backs Still Looking for Work

The NFL can be a cruel world if no one wants you. Just ask a couple of running backs that remain unemployed as we get closer and closer to training camps in July. Now of course cost and the fact that many teams seem to be set at the RB position have a lot to […]

Teams Missing the Boat on Former MVP Alexander

Teams are really missing out with Shaun Alexander still being available. The MVP, 2 years removed, is still on the market and teams have yet to take advantage of him. Alexander rushed for 1,880 yards and 27 touchdowns during his MVP year in 2005, but since then has suffered with injuries and his numbers reflect […]

Gridiron Gabbin w/ WGFX 104.5 Nashville Sports Talk Show Host Darren McFarland

Site Editor Matt Loede is back with Gridiron Gabbin, and on this edition we are joined by 104.5 WGFX The Zone Talk Host Darren McFarland. Darren is one of the afternoon hosts on 104.5 the Zone in Nashville, as well he covers the Titans for Sporting News Radio. Today Matt and Darren talk about the […]

Offseason Overview: Can the Hawks Stay the Class of the NFC West?

Franchise Player: CB Marcus Trufant (tendered at $9.465M); signed a long-term contract. TRANSITION PLAYER: None. UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS • TE Ben Joppru is used almost exclusively on special teams and often is hindered by injuries. The team could take him or leave him. • LS Jeff Robinson solidified a position that was a circus all […]