Posts Tagged ‘Isaac Bruce’

Mayock: Ponder continues to rise up boards

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.

Pick Six: Cowboys’ all-time draft busts

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.

Noteworthy nuggets from Week 4

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.

Hester learning from former WR Bruce

Most Bears fans — and fantasy enthusiasts, too — are hoping that Devin Hester could develop into a true No. 1 receiver.

Bruce, a true pro, gets my Hall of Fame vote

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.

Bruce gives emotional farewell after 16 seasons

Isaac Bruce gave one of the more emotional retirement news conferences one will see on Wednesday.

Cutler’s stock on the rise with Martz in Chicago

The hiring of Mike Martz as the new offensive coordinator in Chicago is great news for the fantasy value of QB Jay Cutler

Colts’ Manning, Bills’ Owens reach career milestones

A number of team and league records were broken in Week 17, while some players joined elite statistical company on all-time lists.

Niners LT Staley possibly a backup if he can play

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.

Seahawks have RBs Jones, Forsett vs. 49ers

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 Spikes’ status will be game-time decision

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.

Week 12 injury report: Big name RBs questionable

Teams have released their official injury reports for Week 12. Here’s a look at some notable names.

Roundup: Please, no more Bills football on the cheap

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.

Niners will rest injured WR Bruce vs. Bears

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.

Niners WR Bruce questionable to play vs. Bears

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.

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