Archive for March, 2013
Posted: Wednesday, March 27th, 2013 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Brandon Weeden, Buffalo Bills, Cleveland Browns, Jacksonville Jaguars, Jason Campbell, Matt Flynn, New England Patriots, Oakland Raiders, Rob Gronkowski, Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks
In today’s Three and Out: Matt Flynn could have a new home while Jason Campbell has found a new home; Rob Gronkowski admits to a third surgery.
Posted: Wednesday, March 27th, 2013 | Adam Rank Tags: The Real World, Adrian Peterson, Buddy Nix, Carson Palmer, Drew Stanton, James Harrison, Jay Cutler, Larry Fitzgerald, MTV, Ray Lewis, Real world, Russell Wilson, Terence Newman, Tim Tebow, Tom Brady, Zoltan Mesko
“The Real World” debuts its 28th season on Wednesday night. But what would happen if seven NFL players were picked to live in a house, stopped being polite and started getting real.
Posted: Wednesday, March 27th, 2013 | Gil Brandt Tags: 2013 pro days, Manti Te'o, Mike Golic Jr., NFL Scouting Combine, Notre Dame, Tyler Eifert, Zeke Motta
Notre Dame’s pro day on Tuesday featured 14 players, including first-round NFL draft hopefuls Manti Te’o, Tyler Eifert and Zeke Motta.
Posted: Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 2013 pro days, 2013 NFL Draft, Manti Te'o, Notre Dame
NFL Network draft analyst Mike Mayock was in South Bend, Ind., for Notre Dame’s pro day, where Manti Te’o was the focus of the workout.
Posted: Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 2013 pro days, Mike Mayock, Notre Dame, Tyler Eifert
NFL Network draft analyst Mike Mayock thinks Notre Dame’s Tyler Eifert is the best tight end in the 2013 NFL Draft, and that interest in him could come as early as pick No. 13 in the first round to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Mayock’s draft prospect rankings
Posted: Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Randall Cunningham, Brad Johnson, Cris Carter, Minnesota Vikings, Philadelphia Eagles, Randy Moss, Robert Griffin III, Ron Jaworski
Before Michael Vick, RG3 or Colin Kaepernick, there was Randall Cunningham. He did things at the quarterback position that fans of the NFL and fantasy football hadn’t seen before … and have rarely seen since.
Posted: Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 2013 pro days, Manti Te'o, Notre Dame
With plenty of room for improvement from the 40-yard dash time he posted at the NFL Scouting Combine, linebacker Manti Te’o didn’t disappoint. He posted an unofficial 4.71 time at Notre Dame’s pro day.
Posted: Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 | Gil Brandt Tags: 2013 pro days, Texas Pro Day 2013, Alex Okafor, D.J. Monroe, Kenny Vaccaro, Marquise Goodwin, Texas
Representatives from 30 NFL teams gathered at Texas’ pro day on Tuesday, where 12 players worked out indoors on FieldTurf.
Posted: Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Ben Watson, Chip Kelly, Cleveland Browns, DeSean Jackson, Green Bay Packers, Jermichael Finley, Jordan Cameron, Philadelphia Eagles
In today’s Three and Out: Jermichael Finley’s staying put; DeSean Jackson is looking for a role in Chip Kelly’s offense and the Browns have a new starting tight end.
Posted: Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 | Gil Brandt Tags: 2013 pro days, Alex Okafor, Kenny Vaccaro, Marquise Goodman, Texas, Vince Young
Vince Young is among 12 Longhorns players working out at Texas’ pro day on Tuesday.
Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 | Gil Brandt Tags: 2013 pro days, Cordell Roberson, Stephen F. Austin
Representatives from 23 NFL teams gathered at Stephen F. Austin’s pro day on Monday, where 11 Lumberjacks players worked out outdoors on FieldTurf.
Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Buddy Ryan, Buffalo Bills, Carl Banks, Colin Kaepernick, Eagles, Fog Bowl, Gary Anderson, Moss, Randall Cunningham, RG3, Rich Kotite, Shaun Ellis, Vikings
In 1985, the Philadelphia Eagles used a second-round pick on UNLV’s Randall Cunningham. Despite signing with the USFL’s Tampa Bay Bandits that spring, Cunningham eventually landed in Philadelphia and embarked on a 16-year NFL career. With the former signal-caller turning 50 on Wednesday, we take a look at the defining moments of one of the most exciting players in NFL history. ————————————————————————————————————————————– Ready for Primetime ————————————————————————————————————————————– On Oct. 10, 1988, the Eagles were on “Monday Night Football” for the first time in seven years. Their opponent that night at the Vet were the division-rival New York Giants, a team that had won the last six meetings with Philadelphia. With the Eagles trailing by three in the second quarter, Cunningham rolled […]
Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 | Gil Brandt Tags: 2013 pro days, Ben Roethlisberger, Brandon Brooks, Miami of Ohio, Zac Dysert
A workout conducted outdoors in the elements — 25-degree temperatures and 10 mph winds — did little to hurt the intrigue surrounding Zac Dysert in the 2013 NFL Draft.
Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 | Gil Brandt Tags: 2013 pro days, John Simon, Ohio State
Shoulder surgery prevent Ohio State’s John Simon from participating in drills at the NFL Scouting Combine and at the school’s pro day, so the defensive end held an individual workout on Monday.
Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 | Gil Brandt Tags: 2013 pro days, Kawann Short, Purdue
Purdue defensive tackle Kawann Short was unable to work out at the NFL Scouting Combine or the school’s pro day on March 1 due to a hamstring injury, so an individual workout was held on Monday.