Posts Tagged ‘Andy Dalton’

Playbook: Five rookie QBs on display Sunday

On Sunday, we saw five rookie quarterbacks try and bring their teams back from behind – and failed. Nonetheless, they continued to make strides in their NFL journey.

First and 10: A life in pictures

Ninety-four-year-old Ed Sabol became the oldest man ever inducted to the Pro Football Hall of Fame earlier this year. See how the founder of NFL Films changed the way we watch sports and earned the gratitude of generations of NFL stars when “A Football Life: Ed Sabol” premieres on NFL Network Thursday at 10 p.m. ET.

Injury roundup: Lions WR Johnson questionable

Star receiver Calvin Johnson’s status is in doubt for the Lions’ home opener against the Chiefs.

Thursday’s injury roundup: Dalton OK to start

We take an updated look at the status of notable injured players around the NFL.

Injury roundup: Rams lose Bradford, Jackson

With Week 1 nearly in the books, here’s a look at the notable injuries from Sunday’s games.

Suh fumes after getting hit with latest fine

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh has been fined $20,000 for his illegal takedown of Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton on Friday, according to source with knowledge of the situation.

First and 10: Miami vice causing a stir

Several high-profile NFL players can expect to get some uncomfortable questions Wednesday. A former Miami Hurricanes booster serving a 20-year prison sentence for masterminding a Ponzi scheme told Yahoo! Sports he gave money, cars, yacht trips, jewelry, televisions and other gifts to several current NFL stars. Find out all the details.

Three and out: Saints to utilize Ingram

The New Orleans Saints plan to use rookie Mark Ingram prominently this season, making him an interesting option for fantasy owners in 2011.

Data Points: Top games by rookie QBs in Week 1

With several teams seemingly uncertain about their status behind center and the fact that six quarterbacks were drafted in the first 36 picks in April — including four in the first round — we could be getting ready to see something in Week 1 that we’ve never seen before.

Three and out: Moreno could have company

The Broncos plan to run the football more often in 2011, which is good news for the value of Knowshon Moreno. Or is it?

Data Points: Passer rating for teams drafting a QB

While coaches wait for the lockout to end, there understandably exists some anxiety regarding the learning and assimilation time incoming rookies are missing. In theory, all of these coaches and their respective organizations are in the same boat.

Three and out: Brown won’t deal Palmer

Bengals owner MIke Brown won’t trade Carson Palmer, leaving the value of several of the team’s top fantasy wideouts in a state of decline.

First and 10: Star Wars casting, healthy food tips

Here’s your chance to catch up and see what the NFL world is talking about. Check out these stories and videos from Wednesday night that you might have missed:

Mallett-to-Patriots is best fit among rookie QBs

The top seven quarterback prospects all went early in the 2011 NFL Draft, many of them earlier than expected. But each quarterback enters a different scenario with his new team, with unique circumstances determining how early they will be expected to contribute.

Round 2 redux: Paea gift-wrapped

As far as teams that should be pleasantly surprised, I’d say the Bears were shocked to see Oregon State DT Stephen Paea sitting there for them at No. 53. Some analysts believed Chicago would draft Paea in the first round.

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