It will be the second straight game missed by Milliner, the No. 9 overall pick who was hurt during practice last week.
“What a great morning 2 awake 2 hear the media frenzy about Holmes quitting on his team, and he sucks, and he always blaming someone else,” Holmes tweeted Friday morning.
Week-to-week storylines around the NFL will continue to be unpredictable for experts. Joe Giglio gives his 48 predictions to watch during the 2013 NFL season.
Quarterback Matt Ryan set five Falcons single-season passing records. While impressive, it made the Falcons one-dimensional, relying too much on their aerial attack. With the addition of All-Pro running back Steven Jackson, the Falcons can now be dangerous both through the air and on the ground.
During the segment, two of the on-air personalities took a call from a third host who pretended to be Steve Gleason by using a voice that sounded automated.
New York Giants free agent defensive end Osi Umenyiora could sign for the Falcons as early as Sunday.
It sounds like Darrelle Revis is as good as gone. The Jets have two or three teams “prepared to make a trade” for the All-Pro cornerback, according to the Daily News.
“I feel like guys were flat,” Cruz told WFAN’s Boomer Esiason and Craig Carton. “You know, you could feel it, you could feel those games when guys just don’t have anything left.”
49ers rebounded from a 17-0 deficit to beat the Falcons 28-24 in the NFC championship.
Is it possible to be hyped up about the AFC and NFC championship games this weekend? Or must attention be focused on Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o and the fake death of his fake girlfriend?
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OK, so the Giants didn’t make the playoffs this year. We all know what happened with the Jets. Even without your favorite team in the mix, Championship Sunday is teed up to be a great one.
Matt Bryant kicked a 49-yard field goal with 8 seconds left and the Atlanta Falcons bounced back after blowing a 20-point lead.
It would be hard for anyone to downplay what the Seattle Seahawks are now capable of heading forward. On Sunday they pretty much defended their well-deserved reputation as the team that nobody wants to face.
Marshawn Lynch ran for 131 yards in Seattle’s 24-14 playoff victory over the Washington Redskins.