As if they don’t have enough public relations problems, bringing in Vick — with his criminal dog-fighting history and a growing injury background that now includes a major concussion — would send the media scurrying for their Twitter accounts.
Sione Po’uha will miss the Jets’ Week 1 opener against the Bills, but Dustin Keller is ready to go.
In the past, it wouldn’t take much to get a battle started. An upstart player would play impressively in training camp while a veteran would report out of shape.Today’s players condition all year long and get familiar with the team’s plays and gameplan at mini-camp and OTAs. However, there are still a number of battles around the NFL that are worth watching.
Fantasy teams are as difficult to manage as the real ones this NFL season. Of the 32 teams, 12 of them have injured quarterbacks, three of whom are likely out for the season.
Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora has been fined $12,500 for roughing Vikings quarterback Tarvaris Jackson late in the fourth quarter of New York’s win Monday night.
The Giants made like the U.S. Postal Service and delivered – they would not be deterred by sleet or snow or a collapsed roof or a detoured trip that brought them to Detroit’s Ford Field via Kansas City to play the Minnesota Vikings.
In an overnight shocker, Cliff Lee spurned both the New York Yankees and the Texas Rangers, opting instead to return to his old stomping grounds with the Philadelphia Phillies.
The end came under bizarre circumstances, in front of fans who didn’t have a dime invested in Brett Favre or his remarkable streak. The quarterback who always played simply couldn’t play and, just like that, it was over.
If timing really is everything, the Giants could not have picked a better time to get healthy.
The Minnesota Vikings have gone from “optimistic” to “hopeful” that Brett Favre will make his 298th consecutive regular season start on Sunday.
According to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, Brad Childress is leaning toward sitting the legendary QB, a move that would end Brett Favre’s ironman streak at 291 consecutive starts.