Posts Tagged ‘tatum-bell’

Figuring out the Running Back rotation

It took an highly productive and highly impressive outing for running back Ryan Torain to remind us of what he’s done for us in the past, and what he’s capable of doing, when healthy. In his first action of 2011, Torain ran for 135 yards (a season high for any Redskins running back) and a […]

How the West Was Won; Chargers Bury Broncos 52-21 to Take Division

As far as the San Diego Chargers are concerned, justice has been served. That justice took place Sunday night in San Diego, as the Chargers, left for dead just a few weeks ago, put a severe beating on their west rivals, the Denver Broncos, topping them 52-21. With the win, the Chargers take the AFC […]

Lions Bolster Backfield w/ Signing of Former Bengal RB Rudi Johnson

The Lions have been looking for some help at running back, and today they found it with the signing of former Bengals back Rudi Johnson.  MLive.com is reporting it’s a one-year deal that won’t become official till Tuesday as the deal was done after the League offices closed at 4pm. Johnson was cut on Saturday […]

Detroit Lions 2008 Preview Report

By Andy Benoit, www.NFLTouchdown.com Predicted: 4th 2007 Record: 7-9 (3rd NFC North) Head coach: Rod Marinelli (3rd year) Roster Quick View *rookie **new veteran Offense QB: Jon Kitna Righteous leader but must take fewer sacks and have fewer turnovers. RB: Kevin Smith* Only a third-round pick, but feebleness at RB position could land him a […]

Tatum Bell Sets “Reachable 1,300 Yards, 15 TD Season”

Tatum Bell is setting “reachable” goals for himself nearly a week after Lions QB Jon Kitna called the Lions winning 10 games and the team released former Lions starting RB Kevin Jones. “I think I can get 1,300 yards,” Bell said Wednesday to the Detroit News. “That’s my goal — at least 1,300, 15 touchdowns. […]

Lions Back Jones Off the PUP List, May Play in Opener

The Kevin Jones story has taken another twist, as the Lions have taken the running back off the physically unable to perform list, and now head coach Rod Marinelli says that there is a chance the back may play in next weeks opener vs the Raiders in Oakland.  Marinelli said on Saturday that Jones’ status […]

Lions RB Jones to Start Season on PUP List

Sources this afternoon are saying that Lions running back Kevin Jones will start the 2007 season on the Physically Unable to Perform list, meaning that he will not be able to play for the first five Lions games of the season.  The rule states you have to sit out the first six weeks, but the […]