Posted: Thursday, April 26th, 2012 | Steve Wyche | Tags: 2012 NFL Draft, Brandon Weeden, Cleveland Browns, Matt Kalil, Minnesota Vikings, Morris Claiborne
To follow up on what we’re hearing, a league source reinforced that the Minnesota Vikings are leaning toward drafting LSU CB Morris Claiborne. Minnesota has Claiborne rated highest on their draft board and the team reportedly likes him more than USC OT Matt Kalil.
Also, Cleveland appears to be leaning toward taking Oklahoma State QB Brandon Weeden with the No. 22 pick, league sources said.
Posted: Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 | Steve Wyche | Tags: 2012 free agency, Minnesota Vikings, Seattle Seahawks, Visanthe Shiancoe
Vikings free-agent TE Visanthe Shiancoe will visit the Seahawks within the next few days, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.
Posted: Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 | Steve Wyche | Tags: 2012 free agency, Adam Snyder, Arizona Cardinals, San Francisco 49ers
Former 49ers OT Adam Snyder has agreed to terms on a contract with the Cardinals, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.
Posted: Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 | Steve Wyche | Tags: 2012 free agency, Dallas Cowboys, Kyle Orton, Tony Romo
The team agreed to a three-year contract Wednesday with Kyle Orton, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.
Posted: Monday, March 5th, 2012 | Steve Wyche | Tags: franchise tag, New England Patriots, Wes Welker, free agency
The New England Patriots have used their franchise tag on WR Wes Welker, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.
Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 | Steve Wyche | Tags: Cover Two Podcast, Andrew Luck, Brady Quinn, Clinton Portis, Jason Smith, Robert Griffin III, Steve Wyche, Tim Tebow
With new co-host Jason Smith of “NFL Fantasy Live” in mix, the re-birth of “The Cover Two Podcast” hits some hot topics with the perfect person to address them: outspoken free-agent RB Clinton Portis.
Posted: Tuesday, December 6th, 2011 | Steve Wyche | Tags: Cover Two Podcast, A Tribe Called Quest, Bucky Brooks, Malik "Phife Dawg" Taylor, Mark Sanchez, New York Jets
The “Cover Two Podcast” delivers a lot of football talk by football people with weekly guests from around the NFL. We flipped things this week and were joined by hip-hop legend Malik “Phife Dawg” Taylor of the iconic group A Tribe Called Quest.
Posted: Tuesday, November 29th, 2011 | Steve Wyche | Tags: Cover Two Podcast, Baltimore Ravens, Connor Barwin, Houston Texans, Jacksonville Jaguars, T.J. Yates, Vonta Leach
We know that Texans LB Connor Barwin is a bad man, but so bad that the Jaguars fired coach Jack Del Rio and then owner Wayne Weaver sold the team, all after Barwin recorded four sacks against two quarterbacks in a 20-13 Texans win in Jacksonville on Sunday?
Posted: Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011 | Steve Wyche | Tags: Cover Two Podcast, Andrew Luck, Bucky Brooks, Charles Davis, Matt Barkley, Michael Fabiano, Steve Wyche, Tim Tebow, Vince Young
Since it’s Thanksgiving week, we decided to do some home cooking on the “Cover Two Podcast”, and NFL Network’s Charles Davis and NFL.com fantasy guru Michael Fabiano stopped through to eat.
Posted: Tuesday, November 15th, 2011 | Steve Wyche | Tags: Cover Two Podcast, DeSean Jackson, Philadelphia Eagles, Steve Wyche, Todd Herremans
Eagles OT Todd Herremans was a guest on Tuesday’s “Cover Two Podcast,” shedding some light on what’s gone wrong in Philadelphia while providing a teammate’s perspective on the benching of WR DeSean Jackson.
Posted: Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 | Steve Wyche | Tags: Cover Two Podcast, Chicago Bears, Curtis Painter, John Beck, Philadelphia Eagles, Tim Tebow
In conjunction with NFL.com’s midseason awards and projections this week, the podcast looked heavily at what teams have a realistic shot at the playoffs — like Chicago — and what teams are on greased skids to start getting heavily into draft preparation.
Posted: Tuesday, November 1st, 2011 | Steve Wyche | Tags: Cover Two Podcast, Brian Cushing, Denver Broncos, Houston Texans, Indianapolis Colts, Tim Tebow
Texans linebacker Brian Cushing is playing better than just about any defender in the NFL and is the driving force behind Houston’s vastly improved defense. He joined the Cover Two Podcast to discuss his strong start.
Posted: Wednesday, October 26th, 2011 | Steve Wyche | Tags: Cover Two Podcast, Bucky Brooks, Drew Rosenhaus, Terrell Owens
We all know that free agent WR Terrell Owens tore the ACL in his left knee and that he’s recovered to the point where he held a public workout this week so teams at least have video of his progress — although none attended in person. How he suffered the injury wasn’t widely known — until now.
Posted: Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 | Steve Wyche | Tags: Cover Two Podcast, A.J. Green, Atlanta Falcons, Bucky Brooks, Carson Palmer, Cincinnati Bengals, Denver Broncos, Detroit Lions, Green Bay Packers, Julio Jones, Patrick Willis, San Francisco 49ers, Tim Tebow
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis joined this week’s Cover Two Podcast and said the team’s 4-1 start stems from a lack of individualism and an understanding that they’re far from a finished product.
Posted: Tuesday, October 4th, 2011 | Steve Wyche | Tags: Cover Two Podcast, Bucky Brooks, Donald Driver, Green Bay Packers, Jerry Rice
Packers wide receiver Donald Driver, 36, said he plans to play until he’s 40 and that unbeaten Green Bay will “let everybody chase us while we chase something greater.”