Posted: Friday, July 2nd, 2010 | Brian Baldinger | Tags: Al Saunders, Brian Baldinger, Charlie Joiner, Dan Fouts, Don Coryell, Ernie Zampese, Joe Gibbs, John Madden, Kellen Winslow, Mike Martz, Norv Turner, San Diego Chargers
Don Coryell was always known as “Air Coryell,” and rightfully so.
Posted: Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010 | Brian Baldinger | Tags: Albert Haynesworth, Brian Baldinger, Jim Haslett, Washington Redskins
Albert Haynesworth is a natural fit as the right defensive end in a 3-4 defense, and putting him at nose tackle would be a mistake. Still, he should embrace the role if the Redskins put him there.
Posted: Wednesday, June 9th, 2010 | Brian Baldinger | Tags: Dick Vermeil, Isaac Bruce, Kurt Warner, Marshall Faulk, Mike Martz, Orlando Pace, St. Louis Rams, Torry Holt
Isaac Bruce never said much, but he always let his play do the talking. I hope the Hall of Fame voters recognize how Bruce played the game, because he gets my vote.
Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 | Brian Baldinger | Tags: Brian Baldinger, JaMarcus Russell, Oakland Raiders
Teams that need a backup quarterback have to inquire about JaMarcus Russell. I really would be shocked if no one takes that chance.
Posted: Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 | Brian Baldinger | Tags: Ben Roethlisberger, Pittsburgh Steelers, Roger Goodell
There’s no blueprint for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to deal with the possible suspension of Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger. But his decision needs to be swift, and the punishment has to be more than two games.
Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2009 | Brian Baldinger | Tags: Aaron Curry, Brian Baldinger, Jim Mora, Matt Hasselbeck, Seattle Seahawks
Matt Hasselbeck had a lot of bounce to his step during Seattle Seahawks OTAs on Thursday, and that’s part of what new head coach Jim Mora has brought to this team.
Posted: Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 | Brian Baldinger | Tags: Ahmad Carroll, Alan Faneca, Brian Baldinger, New York Jets, Rex Ryan
After spending some time around the New York Jets this week, I came away thinking about where that team is headed under Rex Ryan and his infectious attitude.