Posts Tagged ‘michael jenkins’

Gridiron Gab Links – NFC Morning Edition 8/15

At least five Giants, OT’s Will Beatty and James Brewer, defensive tackles Marvin Austin and Martin Parker and cornerback Terrell Thomas, have had back issues during training camp, and it could be caused by their beds. – The signing of running back Cedric Benson goes against the grain of Ted Thompson‘s draft and develop […]

Cowboys Owner/GM Jones Says Team Won’t Get Rid of CB Jenkins

Dallas owner/GM Jerry Jones said he has no plans to trade cornerback Mike Jenkins despite speculation that Jenkins’ days in Dallas were numbered after the Cowboys traded up in the first round to select Morris Claiborne, the consensus top defensive player in this year’s draft according to Rob Phillips of Jones called Jenkins, a […]

Atlanta Says So Long to Two Former First Round Picks – WR Jenkins and DE Anderson

Falcons have released pair of former first-round picks, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports. Defensive end Jamaal Anderson and wide receiver Michael Jenkins will be released. Neither player was selected by the current front office and coaching staff, though Jenkins did receive a contract extension in 2008, general manager Thomas Dimitroff and head coach Mike Smith’s first […]

Kolb’s 3 TD’s Help Eagles Soar Past Falcons 31-17

Sunday’s game between the Atlanta Falcons and Philadelphia Eagles pitted two of the NFC’s better quarterbacks, Matt Ryan and Kevin Kolb. Naturally besides that, the game had meaning as borh teams were at or near the top of their division, prior to play Sunday. In the battle of the quarterbacks, Kolb won big as he […]

Atlanta expected to get WR Michael Jenkins back Sunday

The Falcons passing game will get a boost on Sunday, as starting wide receiver Michael Jenkins is expected to play against the Browns in Cleveland. Jenkins has missed the first four games with a shoulder injury, but returned to practice Wednesday. The 28-year-old hurt his shoulder in the preseason, but has been nursing the shoulder […]

Falcons Lose WR Michael Jenkins 4-6 Weeks with Shoulder Injury

Bad news for the birds, as today the team announced that WR Michael Jenkins will be out four to six weeks with a shoulder injury: The Atlanta Falcons today announced that WR Michael Jenkins will miss four to six weeks with a shoulder injury. “You are always concerned anytime any of your players goes down […]

2009 Top NFL Draft Prospects: Defensive Backs

Michael Jenkins, Ohio State, Senior, 6’0” 204lbs: Strengths: Jenkins has been talked about for the past few years know, as a great ‘lockdown’ corner, who can take the other team’s best wide receiver out of the game. Jenkins plays man-to-man coverage extremely well, and has faced some of the nation’s top competition, being at Ohio […]

Falcons Get Huge Divisional Win over Bucs 13-10 in Overtime

This was billed as one of the marquee match-ups of the weekend, and it definitely lived up to the hype. The Falcons came away with a huge victory at home, continuing with the trend of NFC South teams being dominant against divisional foes in their own house. This one went right down to the wire, […]