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San Francisco Brings in QB Daunte Culpepper for a Workout

Daunte Culpepper is the latest addition to the 49ers’ stable of quarterbacks. After a three-hour practice Sunday, San Francisco coach Jim Harbaugh said the team is bringing in the 34-year-old Culpepper for a tryout on Monday. “We’re going to have Daunte in for a workout and kick the tires,” Harbaugh said. “I’m looking forward to […]

Cardinals Starter at QB for Sunday Still Up in the Air

There’s not much drama about the Cardinals this season, sitting at 3-9 about the only storyline left is who starts at QB this Sunday when the team hosts the Broncos. Coach Ken Whisenhunt still hasn’t made his mind up about who is going to start, as the decision seems between inept Derek Anderson and rookie […]

Turnovers Help 49ers Declaw Lions 20-6

The San Francisco 49ers, during their game against the visiting Detroit Lions, began rather slowly – perhaps a result of the hangover from last week when they were eliminated from playoff contention. But they got their act together in the second half, as turnovers, along with two touchdownsscored about six minutes apart, helped San Francisco […]

Benson Impresses, Bengals Muzzle Lions 23-13

The Cincinnati Bengals were happier than a pig in slop knowing that running back Cedric Benson would start for them during Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions at Paul Brown Stadium. And to stay on the pig-in-slop reference, Benson ran like the proverbial pig running to the trough; he ran for 110 yards in his […]

Lions’ Culpepper To Start vs. Steelers

Courtesy of a knee injury, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford will sit out Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers; Daunte Culpepper will take his place. To recap how Culpepper got the start this week, Stafford injured his kneecap during last week’s loss to the Chicago Bears – of which it has not been determined to […]

Told He’d Be a Backup; Lions QB Orlovsky Set to Test Free Agency

Lions QB Dan Orlovsky is on the verge of looking for greener pastures, as he has told the Lions that he’ll be testing the free agent market once he is officially free to look elsewhere Friday. “They made an offer, but I’m going to test the market and see what’s out there for me,” Orlovsky […]

Lions Ink Hanson and Peterman; Redo Deal for Culpepper

The Lions made a couple of roster moves on Tuesday to keep some players around, with the biggest deal being a new four-year contract to their all-time great kicker – Jason Hanson. Hanson will turn 39 this summer, but showed no signs of slowing down last season, making all eight of his attempted kicks from […]

New Lions Coordinator Says Starting QB Will Likely Be Decided After Preseason

Who’s going to throw to Calvin in 2009? Will there be a consistent passer in 2009, or should Detroit fans expect three quarterbacks like ’08? Will we win a game? Those are some of the burning questions already putting new Lions offensive coordinator Scott Linehan on fire. reported that Linehan spoke with three of […]