The lockout is having an impact on school’s pro days. When prospects such as Florida State QB Christian Ponder are working out for scouts, he is usually throwing to NFL free agents — a practice that has stopped because of the labor dispute. Ponder threw to former St. Louis WR Isaac Bruce, a fullback and a tailback while taking his scripted throws down from the originally planned 60 to 35.
Posts Tagged ‘Isaac Bruce’
Posted: Monday, March 14th, 2011 | Adam Rank Tags: Pick Six, Antonio Cromartie, Bobby Carpenter, Bruce Armstrong, Charles Haley, Danny Noonan, David LaFleur, Ebenezer Ekuban, Emmitt Smith, Isaac Bruce, Jay Novacek, Julius Jones, Marc Colombo, Marcus Spears, Michael Irvin, Patrick Kerney, Rod Hill, Shante Carver, Steven Jackson, Troy Aikman
NFL.com senior analyst Pat Kirwan offered up his two-round mock draft, and one name that stood out was Nebraska CB Prince Amakamara going to the Cowboys. Interesting choice, and when you think of the Cowboys drafting a defensive back you can’t help by think of the famed Rod Hill pick in 1982.
Posted: Sunday, October 3rd, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Aeneas Williams, Antonio Gates, Arian Foster, Billy Sims, Charles Woodson, Dallas Clark, Deion Sanders, Emmitt Smith, Eric Dickerson, Greg Pruitt, Isaac Bruce, Jim Brown, John Elway, Josh Scobee, Ken Houston, Kurt Warner, Kyle Orton, LaDainian Tomlinson, Lance Alworth, Marshall Faulk, Marvin Harrison, Matt Ryan, Peyton Hillis, Peyton Manning, Reggie Wayne, Steven Jackson, Terrell Owens, Tony Dorsett, Tony Gonzalez
With an assist from George Li on the NFL Network research desk, here’s a look at some of the most notable numbers and best performances to come out of Week 4.
Most Bears fans — and fantasy enthusiasts, too — are hoping that Devin Hester could develop into a true No. 1 receiver.
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.
Isaac Bruce gave one of the more emotional retirement news conferences one will see on Wednesday.
Posted: Monday, February 1st, 2010 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Devin Aromashodu, Devin Hester, frank gore, Greg Olsen, Isaac Bruce, Jay Cutler, Johnny Knox, Kevin Jones, Marshall Faulk, Matt Forte, Mike Martz, Torry Holt, Vernon Davis
The hiring of Mike Martz as the new offensive coordinator in Chicago is great news for the fantasy value of QB Jay Cutler
Posted: Sunday, December 27th, 2009 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Brett Favre, Cedric Benson, Cris Carter, Dan Marino, Darren Sharper, Dave Krieg, DeAngelo Williams, Ed Reed, Elvis Dumervil, Fran Tarkenton, frank gore, Isaac Bruce, Jerry Rice, John Elway, Jonathan Stewart, Kurt Warner, Marvin Harrison, Matt Hasselbeck, Peyton Manning, Simon Fletcher, Terrell Owens, Tim Brown
A number of team and league records were broken in Week 17, while some players joined elite statistical company on all-time lists.
Posted: Saturday, December 12th, 2009 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Arizona Cardinals, Barry Sims, Bert Berry, Isaac Bruce, Joe Staley, Kenny Iwebema, Mike Singletary, San Francisco 49ers, Stephen Spach, Takeo Spikes, Week 14 injuries
Joe Staley was limited in his third consecutive practice, but he’s listed as questionable, meaning the 49ers’ veteran left tackle might be available Monday night against the Cardinals after missing the previous five games because of a knee injury.
Posted: Sunday, December 6th, 2009 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Cory Redding, Isaac Bruce, Julius Jones, Justin Forsett, Lawrence Jackson, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, Takeo Spikes, Week 13 injuries
The Seahawks finally will be flush with running backs Sunday against the 49ers. Starter Julius Jones (chest) and backup Justin Forsett (quadricep) are both active for the game.
Niners LB Takeo Spikes (hamstring) is questionable for Sunday’s game in Seattle, and coach Mike Singletary said the veteran’s status will be a game-time decision.
Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2009 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Adrian Peterson, Atlanta Falcons, Ben Roethlisberger, Cedric Benson, Cincinnati Bengals, Donald Strickland, Dwight Freeney, Ed Reed, Indianapolis Colts, Isaac Bruce, Jacksonville Jaguars, Jonathan Stewart, Julius Jones, Kelvin Hayden, Luis Castillo, Michael Turner, Minnesota Vikings, Rashean Mathis, Ray Lewis, San Diego Chargers, San Francisco 49ers, Shawne Merriman, Steven Jackson, Takeo Spikes, Troy Polamalu, Week 12 injuries
Teams have released their official injury reports for Week 12. Here’s a look at some notable names.
Posted: Wednesday, November 18th, 2009 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Adrian Peterson, Arizona Cardinals, Baltimore Ravens, Brandon Jacobs, Buffalo Bills, Chris Johnson, Dick Jauron, Isaac Bruce, Josh Morgan, Minnesota Vikings, New York Giants, Ralph Wilson, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, Steve Hutchinson, Steven Jackson, Terrell Owens
If Ralph Wilson is serious about making the Bills a prominent NFL franchise once again, it’s time to fork out the money and bring in the right people, writes Buffalo News columnist Jerry Sullivan.
The 49ers don’t plan to dress veteran WR Isaac Bruce for Thursday night’s home game against the Bears, choosing to rest him instead, league sources told NFL Network’s Jason La Canfora.
Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Al Afalava, Chicago Bears, Demetric Evans, Garrett Wolfe, Glen Coffee, Isaac Bruce, Joe Staley, Kevin Payne, Nate Clements, Pisa Tinoisamoa, San Francisco 49ers, Week 10 injuries
Veteran WR Isaac Bruce might not play in the 49ers’ Thursday night game against the Bears because of an ankle injury suffered in practice this week.