Posts Tagged ‘asante-samuel’

Gridiron Gab Radid Recap: Falcons Pull Out 23-20 Win Over Raiders to Stay Perfect

The Falcons are still perfect on the season, but it wasn’t a thing of beauty and was a lot harder than they probably felt it would be. Playing an Oakland team that they looked like they could dominate, the Falcons played sloppy all day, but in the end were saved by a last play field […]

Atlanta and Philadelphia Wrap Up Deal for CB Asante Samuel

The Falcons and Eagles wrapped up a deal Wednesday that sends veteran cornerback Asante Samuel to Atlanta in exchange for an undisclosed draft choice, the Falcons announced on Wednesday. While the draft choice was not disclosed, D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the Eagles will receive the Falcons’ seventh round draft choice, […]

Atlanta Close to Getting a Deal Done for CB Asante Samuel

A report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter says that the Falcons are “on the verge” of acquiring cornerback Asante Samuel from the Eagles. According to Schefter, the Eagles will receive a late round draft choice for Samuel. The Falcons have six picks in this week’s draft, including one fifth round, one sixth round and a pair […]

Atlanta May Be in Mix for Eagles CB Asante Samuel

Count the Falcons as a team that could be on the verge of landing a deal with the Eagles for cornerback Asante Samuel. Jay Glazer of reports that the Falcons have interest in the 31-year-old, who may only garner at this point a 5th or 6th round conditional draft pick. Right now Samuel has […]

Eagles Looking to Move CB Asante Samuel Before the Draft

Like clockwork, the Philadelphia Eagles are trying to wheel and deal the week before the NFL Draft — this time using former Pro-Bowl cornerback Asante Samuel as trade bait. The rumors were flying from Detroit to Tennessee a few weeks ago in possible landing spots for Samuel, but no deal ever ended up materializing. This […]

Rumors All Across The Board When it Comes to the Eagles Moving CB Samuel

This shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone. For those who are shocked to see that the Philadelphia Eagles are trying to deal away play-making cornerback Asante Samuel — think about it. Samuel, although a defensive asset that can make big plays, is also a 31-year old on the downturn of his career. He is making […]

Tennessee Has Interest in Going After Eagles CB Samuel

Count the Titans as one of the teams that have an interest in looking to acquire veteran cornerback Asante Samuel, if the Eagles do wind up dealing him. According to, the Titans have interest in Samuel, who has 45 interceptions in his nine-year NFL career. The big question will be what would Tennessee have […]

Asante Samuel’s Pick-Six not enough for Eagles

Stats: Vick finished with two interceptions and went 16-34 for 128 yards.  McCoy produced a touchdown on the ground for the fifth consecutive game.  Steve Smith had a club-high ten targets.  The defense accumulated nine tackles for loss.  Nnamdi collected his third pick of the season. Injury note: Jeremy Maclin suffered shoulder and hamstring injuries […]