Posts Tagged ‘Jim Zorn’
Posted: Wednesday, September 30th, 2009 | Steve Wyche Tags: Brett Favre, Cincinnati Bengals, Denver Broncos, Green Bay Packers, Jim Zorn, Mike Nolan, Mike Singletary, Minnesota Vikings, San Francisco 49ers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Washington Redskins
I’m in Cajun country today but I’m not asking “Who Dat?” I’m ready to talk about those Bengal Tigers from well north of Baton Rouge.
Posted: Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 | Jason La Canfora Tags: Jim Zorn, Washington Redskins
In my Around the League segment on Total Access today with Fran Charles, we discussed the steroid memo sent to NFL players as well as the situation in Washington where Redskins coach Jim Zorn appears to be on the hot seat.
Posted: Wednesday, September 16th, 2009 | Jason La Canfora Tags: Clinton Portis, contract extension, Drew Rosenhaus, Jim Zorn, Mike Sellers, Rocky McIntosh, Washington Redskins
Redskins FB Mike Sellers’ contract was set to expire in 2010, now runs through 2014, including a max of $1 million in new bonus money.
Posted: Sunday, September 6th, 2009 | Jason La Canfora Tags: Chase Daniel, Cody Glenn, Jim Zorn, New Orleans Saints, Washington Redskins
Rookie QB Chase Daniel will not be signing with the Washington Redskins’ practice squad, according to a source. Daniel has decided to go to New Orleans instead.
Posted: Monday, August 31st, 2009 | Jason La Canfora Tags: Chan Gailey, Jim Zorn, Kansas City Chiefs, Matt Cassell, Sherman Smith, Todd Haley
If I am the rookie head coach of the Chiefs, I’m taking over the playcalling. It’s one of Todd Haley’s strengths.
Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2009 | Jason La Canfora Tags: Albert Haynesworth, Andre Carter, Brian Orakpo, Charlie Batch, Chris Samuels, DeAngelo Hall, Fred Davis, Greg Blache, Jason Campbell, Jim Zorn, Ladell Betts, Malcolm Kelly, Mike Sellers, New England Patriots, Phillip Daniels, Pittsburgh Steelers, Washington Redskins
Redskins starting QB Jason Campbell had a troublesome outing against the Steelers, but the defense has looked great.
Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2009 | Jason La Canfora Tags: Ben Roethlisberger, Jim Zorn, Pittsburgh Steelers, preseason, Washington Redskins
A week ago, I ended up missing 80 percent of the Redskins-Ravens game because of the return of Michael Vick. Tonight, I’m hoping to be able to watch much more of this game from the press box.
Posted: Wednesday, August 19th, 2009 | Jason La Canfora Tags: Brandon Marshall, Brett Favre, Cleveland Browns, Colt Brennan, Darrius Heyward-Bey, Denver Broncos, Eric Mangini, Jason Campbell, Jay Cutler, Jim Zorn, Josh Cribbs, Josh McDaniels, Michael Vick, Mike Shanahan, Minnesota Vikings, Oakland Raiders, Randy Hanson, Roger Goodell, Shaun Rogers, Tom Cable, Washington Redskins
Now that Brett Favre and Mike Vick are gainfully employed, I thought I’d reflect back on what has been another wild NFL offseason (and I’m including the events of training camp as part of the “offseason,” cause, heck, we’re not in the regular season yet).
Posted: Tuesday, August 11th, 2009 | Solomon Wilcots Tags: Chris Cooley, Jason Campbell, Jim Zorn, Washington Redskins
After several changes in offensive coordinators and schemes, along with the offseason flirtation with Pro Bowl QB Jay Cutler, many are left wondering if Jason Campbell can grow through the adversity to become the playmaking quarterback the Redskins are looking for.
Posted: Thursday, February 19th, 2009 | Frank Tadych Tags: Jim Zorn, NFL Combine, Washington Redskins
Jim Zorn is unusually forthcoming for an NFL coach. He’ll tell you as much, likely in a very thorough and well-thought-out way. When asked about what he learned during his first season as a head coach, Zorn offered this:
“One thing I’ve learned is that I’ve probably said too much in interviews with you guys,” Zorn quipped. “But that’s the way I am. I need to speak in shorter snippets.”
Posted: Friday, December 12th, 2008 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Jim Zorn, Washington Redskins
Redskins coach Jim Zorn has become a lightning rod of controversy in Washington during his first season, and Marty Schottenheimer and Steve Spurrier are probably wondering what took so long. Leonard Shapiro wrote a column in the Washington Post which is quick to point out that Zorn is just a rookie who needs to learn how to tone down his act.
Posted: Thursday, November 20th, 2008 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Clinton Portis, Jim Zorn, Washington Redskins
Redskins coach Jim Zorn isn’t in an enviable position with injured RB Clinton Portis, who is unable to practice due to a sprained knee but vowed on Wednesday to play against the Seahawks.
Posted: Thursday, November 20th, 2008 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Jim Zorn, Sean Taylor, Washington Redskins
Jim Zorn wasn’t with the Redskins last year when safety Sean Taylor was murdered, but the team’s new coach is aware how much of an impact Taylor’s loss had on the franchise.
Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2008 | Jim Loftus Tags: Jim Zorn, Shaun Alexander, Washington Redskins
On the trade deadline day, the Washington Redskins made headlines of their own without trading a player.
The Redskins signed former NFL MVP running back Shaun Alexander to a one-year deal and punter Ryan Plackemeier. Both players will be reunited with Redskins head coach Jim Zorn, whom they worked with in Seattle.
Posted: Thursday, October 2nd, 2008 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Andy Reid, Jim Zorn, Philadelphia Eagles, Wasington Redskins
Andy Reid and Jim Zorn square off Sunday in Philadelphia. Ray Parrillo of the Philadelphia Inquirer explains how both coaches took an unlikely route to their current positions.