Posts Tagged ‘Michael Lombardi’

Cards’ Skelton says life as backup is difficult

Hey, everyone on the John Skelton bandwagon. Everyone had to see this one coming, right?

Data Points: Patriots in downward scoring trend

As NFL Network’s Michael Lombardi pointed out in his Monday column, the New England Patriots need to outscore their opponents this season because the defense just isn’t strong enough.

Hillis’ erratic behavior with Browns nothing new

It’s been reported that the Browns are no longer interested in doing a deal with RB Peyton Hillis. NFL Network’s Michael Lombardi explains on Sunday’s “NFL GameDAy Morning” that Hillis also suffered from erratic behavior when he was with the Broncos.

First and 10: Week 8 redux

Watch enhanced replays of the Baltimore Ravens’ thrilling comeback against the Arizona Cardinals, and the Pittsburgh Steelers’ clash with AFC rival New England Tuesday night on NFL Network.

Bears’ multiple negotiations complicate Forte deal

Chicago RB Matt Forte remains unsigned past this season. NFL Network’s Michael Lombardi explained Sunday on “NFL GameDay Morning” some of the potential hurdles the Bears brass might have to leap in order to look up their young star.

First and 10: Whither T.O.?

Be sure to tune into NFL Network Tuesday afternoon as free agent wide receiver Terrell Owens drops by after his public workout intended to impress NFL scouts.

First and 10: Just win now, baby

The Cincinnati Bengals’ trade of disgruntled quarterback Carson Palmer to the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday stands as one of the biggest draft-day deals in NFL history.

First and 10: Who works the hardest?

Some players — and even some coaches — bring a blue-collar, working-man approach to their football, and we like to honor that spirit with the Hardest Working Man award.

Bengals, Palmer moving apart after conversations

Michael Lombardi told “NFL Total Access” that Carson Palmer has been in direct contact with Bengals owner Mike Brown, but those phone calls “have proven to be fruitless.”

Are Colts’ Mathis, Wayne available?

The NFL trade deadline doesn’t typically bring about any blockbuster, last-minute deals. But that doesn’t stop us from speculating and keeping an eye out at the latest reports being floated about.

Lombardi: Rams, Titans among options for Lloyd

The unexpected report that the Broncos are exploring the possibility of trading WR Brandon Lloyd has created a spark for some interesting in-season trade speculation.

First and 10: The sweetest thing

Few players in the history of football are as universally beloved as the late Chicago Bears running back Walter Payton. Enjoy the legendary skills and grace of the man called “Sweetness” in the premiere of “A Football Life: Walter Payton” Thursday at 10 p.m. ET on NFL Network.

NFL Network remembers Al Davis

As the NFL mourns the passing of Raiders owner Al Davis on Saturday, here’s a look at the reaction of some of the guests who joined NFL Network to express their thoughts and opinion on the iconic football pioneer.

Pondering McNabb’s job security in Minnesota

From Michael Lombardi’s perspective, Donovan McNabb has plenty of job security in Minnesota.

Lombardi: Seahawks ‘almost’ like expansion team

There aren’t many positives for the Seattle Seahawks to take out of their first two losses of the season. And that might actually be sugar-coating the situation.

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