The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.
Plaxico Burress says NFL players don’t need a so-called fall guy. Instead, they should have someone in their entourage with the guts to say, “Don’t do that.”
Carter has been widely criticized for his comments during the rookie symposium in 2014, when he told NFC prospects to have a “fall guy” to take the hit for any off-field trouble.
Hall of Fame wide receiver Cris Carter says he regrets advising rookies to have someone prepared to do time for their potential crimes.
“I’m not going to say any names, but he knows who he is,” Baldwin said. “I respect what you did on the field. But stick to football. Stick to playing football because your analytical skills ain’t up to par yet.”
Parcells seemingly spoke for everyone in the Hall of Fame gathered Saturday night. “There’s a kinship created that lasts for the rest of your life,” he said about his experience as one of the NFL’s most successful coaches.
Bill Parcells made the cut and was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, while Michael Strahan misses out.
Single-season sacks leader Michael Strahan and two players who tried to block him are among 15 modern-era finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
In 1998, the Minnesota Vikings drafted Randy Moss with one eye open. The team gambled on his talent and almost reached the Super Bowl. The first time, that is. The second act was the act of a desperate coach leading his lost team.