Archive for May, 2009

Packers WR Driver Looking to Rework His Contract

The Packers number two pass catcher wants a new deal.  Receiver Donald Driver is not happy with his current contract and wants a reworked deal, according to the Wisconsin State Journal of Madison.  He was not at the teams voluntary practice on Thursday. The current contract for the three-time Pro Bowler will pay him $3.9 […]

A New Cowboys Offense for the the New Cowboys Stadium

This time last year, 13 returning Pro-Bowlers and the closing of Texas Stadium had the Dallas Cowboy Nation chanting “Super Bowl or Bust.” But 16 games, 12 unheralded rookies, three conspiracy theorists, two released receivers and one stadium later, offensive coordinator Jason Garrett will have a new offense to usher in the new stadium. Terrell […]

Vikings Give Favre a Week to Make Up His Mind

Maybe there is a limit to their patience after all. According to a report by ESPN’s Dan Patrick, the Minnesota Vikings have given Brett Favre a one week deadline to come to a decision about un-retiring and joining the Vikings as their quarterback for the 2009 season. It is becoming increasingly evident that Brad Childress […]

Preseason Polls Show Doubt on the Redskins

Si.com’s recent list of best backfields in the NFL ranked the Redskins 26th overall. At first I thought having Washington placed at the 26th slot was some sort of way of paying homage to the team’s second all time leading rusher, Clinton Portis. But in the same fashion as the article, I was way off. […]

Bears Ranking Madness and More

Scouring the internet for interesting news on the NFL is like a part-time job for any fan right now. Unfortunately, if you’re not entirely interested in Michael Vick or Brett Favre, (even Vikings fans are groaning) there isn’t a whole lot in the way of captivating information. But in a constant effort to make the […]

Check Out The Upper Deck Rookie Touchdown Celebration Contest

Calling Out Names

In the wake of the recent appeals court ruling allowing the Washington Redskins to keep their name and trademark several questions have been asked in regard to whether or not the team should change their name. If the moniker Redskins was meant to be slanderous and demeaning from the starting point of the team, then […]

Vikings Pat Williams to QB Jackson; What “Work Harder” Really Means

When Vikings’ defensive tackle Pat Williams appeared on Sirius NFL Radio this past weekend, he made a comment about the nature of the beast in the NFL; you have to work your tail off to be any good. Williams mentioned that he has directed that lesson towards the Vikings most current starting quarterback, Tarvaris Jackson, […]