Archive for August, 2009

Bengals and First-Round Pick Andre Smith Finally Come to Terms

The Bengals are reporting that first round pick OT Andre Smith has finally agreed to terms on a contract. The sixth overall choice in April’s draft is reportedly getting as much as 42 million on what’s been described as an exceptionally complex contract. The complexity grew out of the need to bridge a wide gap […]

Browns Have DE Corey Williams on the Trading Block?

Are the Browns looking to move DE Corey Williams, who was brought in last year for a second round draft pick?  Today’s Boston Globe reports that the team doesn’t seem to have much interest in keeping him around, and could move him by the start of the season: The Browns are interested in trading defensive […]

Chiefs Fall to Seahawks 14-10; Lose Cassel to Leg Injury

In the words of former American Idol judge and tabloid queen Paula Abdul – The Chiefs Saturday night took two steps forward and two steps back losing to the Seahawks 14-10. Building off momentum seized in the Minnesota game the Chiefs were hoping to capitalize and finally punch thru with a win in the preseason […]

Steelers Pitch a Preseason Shutout Topping Bills 17-0

It was preseason game number three, and for the most part, this is the game where it is supposed to be the true measuring stick of where your team is at. If that’s the case, then it appears that the Steelers are playing at a high level, and are ready to get set for their […]

49ers Offensive Tackle Marvel Smith Announces His Retirement

The 49ers offseason pickup of former Steelers OT Marvel Smith can officially be labeled a bust, as the former Pro Bowl tackle has announced that he is retiring. Smith had been plagued by back problems during training camp. He missed practice Friday and the team announced his retirement Saturday. Coach Mike Singletary says Smith did […]

Bengals Ochocinco Tweeting Displeasure About Latest NFL Fine

Chad Ochocinco is not happy again. And he’s using his Twitter account to tell people about it. The Bengals wide receiver is saying that he’ll sue the NFL for being fined $5,000 for wearing an orange chinstrap in a preseason game. One tweet pointed out “Im sueing the NFL, I am color blind so this […]

Previewing Preseason Game Three: Giants and Jets Have At It in the Battle of NY

Many say that Week 3 of the preseason is the most important, which means tonight is somewhat of an important game. We should actually get to see the starters play for more than a couple series. The 1-1 Giants take on rookie QB Mark Sanchez and the 0-2 Jets at the Meadowlands. The Giants are […]

Chiefs Looking to Continue Rise Back to the Top in Matchup w/ Seahawks Tonight

Let’s just say that when the Seahawks take the field in Kansas City tonight, they will not be facing the same Chiefs team that was a joke in the AFC West last season. Out is Herm Edwards as the team’s head coach. Gone is the team’s defensive coordinator. Replaced as the starting quarterback are Tyler […]