Archive for August, 2013
Posted: Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 | Marcas Grant Tags: Three and out, Daryl Richardson, Isaac Redman, Isaiah Pead, Le'Veon Bell, New England Patriots, Pittsburgh Steelers, Rob Gronkowski, St. Louis Rams, Zac Stacy
In today’s Three and Out: Gronk’s back could keep him out of the season opener; Le’Veon Bell has a new injury and the Rams name a starting RB.
Posted: Monday, August 19th, 2013 | Marcas Grant Tags: Three and out, A.J. Jenkins, Coby Fleener, Doug Martin, Dwayne Allen, Indianapolis Colts, Jon Baldwin, Kansas City Chiefs, San Francisco 49ers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
In today’s Three and Out: A swap of former first-round picks could lead to big fantasy opportunities for both … if they can take advantage.
Posted: Friday, August 16th, 2013 | Marcas Grant Tags: Three and out, Atlanta Falcons, Michael Vick, Nick Foles, Philadelphia Eagles, Roddy White, Ryan Mathews, San Diego Chargers
In today’s Three and Out: Ryan Mathews is doing big things in the preseason and Michael Vick is taking over the QB competition in Philadelphia.
Posted: Thursday, August 15th, 2013 | Marcas Grant Tags: Three and out, Coby Fleener, Dwayne Allen, Indianapolis Colts, Jacksonville Jaguars, Kenbrell Thompkins, Maurice Jones-Drew, Michael Jenkins, New England Patriots
In today’s Three and Out: Maurice Jones Drew is ready for his 2013 debut; the Kenbrell Thompkins-as-sleeper train gains a little more steam.
Posted: Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 | johnjuhasz Tags:
The Patriots were practicing against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in preparation for their upcoming preseason meeting, and Tom Brady limped off the field after suffering an injury to his knee. It is the same knee in which a torn ACL cost him the entire 2008 season. Albert Breer is reporting the following: Tests showed he had no structural damage, and that the previous reconstruction wasn’t compromised in any way. The Clean MRI = No significant ligament damage. He’ll have more scans tonight, and be reevaluated tomorrow as well, per sources.
Posted: Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 | Marcas Grant Tags: Three and out, Braylon Edwards, Devery Henderson, Isaac Redman, Le'Veon Bell, New York Jets, Pittsburgh Steelers, Washington Redskins
In today’s Three and Out: Logjam at the top of the Steelers’ RB depth chart? Braylon Edwards says he can ‘play at an elite level’, we’re not so sure.
Posted: Tuesday, August 13th, 2013 | Marcas Grant Tags: Three and out, Ahmad Bradshaw, Brandon Lloyd, Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers, DeAngelo Williams, Indianapolis Colts, Jonathan Stewart, Keenan Allen, Malcom Floyd, Mike Tolbert, San Diego Chargers, Vincent Brown
In today’s Three and Out: Add Malcom Floyd to the list of injured Chargers WRs; Jonathan Stewart could be ready for the regular season opener.
Posted: Tuesday, August 13th, 2013 | Adam Rank Tags: Madden 25, Baltimore Ravens, Green Bay Packers, Marshawn Lynch, Russell Wilson, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks
All right, if you haven’t left for work yet please stop and call in sick. The Madden 25 demo is launched today!
Posted: Monday, August 12th, 2013 | Marcas Grant Tags: Three and out, Baltimore Ravens, Dallas Clark, Denver Broncos, Ed Dickson, Jamaal Charles, Joel Dreessen, Julius Thomas, Kansas City Chiefs
In today’s Three and Out: Jamaal Charles leaves practice on a cart; Dallas Clark has a job while Julius Thomas is angling for a better job.
Posted: Friday, August 9th, 2013 | Marcas Grant Tags:
Jason Smith, Adam Rank and Marcas Grant dissect key running back competitions as preseason action gets underway. Will rookie Giovani Bernard beat out incumbent starter BenJarvus Green-Ellis as the Cincinnati Bengals’ No. 1 running back? Is Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson poised for a bounce-back season? The gang dishes on preseason position battles and much more on this edition of the NFL Fantasy LIVE Podcast.
Posted: Friday, August 9th, 2013 | Marcas Grant Tags: Three and out, Antonio Brown, Brian Leonard, Doug Martin, Emmanuel Sanders, Peyton Hillis, Pittsburgh Steelers, Plaxico Burress, Robert Griffin III, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Washington Redskins
In today’s Three and Out: the Redskins are holding back Robert Griffin III; Plaxico Burress’ career may be over.
Posted: Thursday, August 8th, 2013 | Adam Rank Tags: #ThrowbackThursday, #throwbackthursday, AFL, asian american, filipino, Los Angeles Rams, mvp, NFL, Raiders, roman gabriel
The tension between the NFL and AFL during the 1960s was great, but it reached its fever pitch when the Oakland Raiders signed Roman Gabriel in 1967. The Raiders originally drafted Gabriel in the 1962 AFL Draft, but he instead signed with the Los Angeles Rams. The Raiders, however, were able to seize on Gabriel’s dissatisfaction with his use in Los Angeles and he signed with the Raiders. While some players had opted to sign with the AFL out of college instead of the NFL (like Joe Namath), Gabriel was widely considered one of the first NFL stars to be lured away by the upstart league according to AP reports at the time. The AFL was believed to have attempted […]
Posted: Thursday, August 8th, 2013 | Marcas Grant Tags: Three and out, Atlanta Falcons, Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers, Lamar Miller, Miami Dolphins, Mike Wallace, Ryan Tannehill, Tony Gonzalez
In today’s Three and Out: Mike Wallace is back while Tony Gonzalez is still away; Cam Newton likes the change of offensive coordinators.
Posted: Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 | Marcas Grant Tags: Three and out, Buffalo Bills, C.J. Spiller, Chris Ivory, Fred Jackson, Matt Moore, Miami Dolphins, New York Jets, Pat Devlin, Ryan Tannehill
In today’s Three and Out: C.J. Spiller is going to run, run and run some more in Buffalo while Chris Ivory won’t be running any time soon for the Jets.
Posted: Tuesday, August 6th, 2013 | NFL.com staff Tags: Arrelious Benn, Danario Alexander
Knee injuries to Danario Alexander and Arrelious Benn will leave fantasy owners seeking other options to add wide receiver depth.