Posts Tagged ‘troy-smith’

With Smith Out, Niners turning to Troy Smith to start at QB Sunday

With Alex Smith injured and unable to play this sunday, the San Francisco 49ers have made a quarterback change. Troy Smith will be starting this week against the Denver Broncos. While this was unexepected to me, it was not surprising. In his relief effort for Alex Smith, QB David Carr showed that he absolutely could […]

The sad state of the 49ers

Coach Singletary has given the keys to the offense to ’06 Heisman Trophy Winner Troy Smith With their loss against the Panthers, the San Francisco 49ers are now 1-6. The general feeling is that the team is now out of playoff contention and the season is a wash. That was my feeling on Sunday when […]

Ravens Points to Ponder in their final preseason tune-up

Was this Troy Smith’s Last game as a Raven? I’m still not sure yet. But what I did see last night was pretty indicative of what type of player Smith is at this stage of his career. He has very good arm strength but displays little touch or accuracy on most of his throws. But […]

Preseason Week Two Preview: Baltimore at Washington

The Ravens take on the Washington Redskins this Saturday in their second preseason game.  Here are a few areas of importance and players to focus on during the game: 1. The Secondary The Ravens secondary led by Tom Zbikowski will go against a Pro Bowl caliber quarterback and better receiving core this week.  Redskins Quarterback […]

Buffalo Trading for Another Quarterback?

After being let go by the St. Louis Rams earlier in the year, quarterback Marc Bulger has been signed by the Baltimore Ravens to a one-year $3.8 million dollar deal to backup franchise quarterback Joe Flacco. The signing of Bulger makes the 2006 Heisman Trophy winner, Troy Smith, expendable. While Smith’s career numbers in the […]

Who’s Out at the Ravens QB Spot – Smith or Beck?

The haze of Summer is finally upon and with it things are normally very quiet around the NFL. However that hasn’t stopped the Baltimore Ravens from making some noise this past week when they added three veterans to provide the team withdepth and flexibility. I’ll admit that the most surprising addition was Marc Bulger, who agreed to a 1-year […]

Ravens Sign Former Rams QB Marc Bulger

The Ravens today came to terms with former Rams signal caller Marc Bulger, who has been on the free agent market since he was released from St.Louis a few months back. The signing of Bulger is insurance behind starter Joe Flacco. Reports say the deal for Bulger is a one-year, $3.8 million contract, which includes […]

Baltimore Adds Former Miami QB John Beck to Roster

The Ravens have themselves another QB on their team, as the club has come to terms with former Miami Dolphin thrower John Beck. The Baltimore Sun is reporting that Beck has agreed in principle on a one-year contract. The 27-year-old will come in and compete against Troy Smith for the backup quarterback job. He was […]