Lions RB Jahvid Best has scored a pair of first-half touchdowns making him the first Lions player to score two rushing touchdowns in his first game since Billy Sims did it against the Los Angeles Rams in 1980.
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The Seattle Seahawks have let it be known that T.J. Houshmandzadeh is available. But at what cost is the team willing to make a move?
Posted: Thursday, September 2nd, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Antonio Gates, Arian Foster, Dallas Clark, Eli Manning, Gil Brandt, Jay Cutler, Jermichael Finley, Joe Flacco, Mike Leach, Mike Sims-Walker, Mike Williams, Steve Slaton, Terrell Owens, Tom Brady, Tony Romo, Vernon Davis
You all may have your Christmas day, your St. Patrick’s day or your Talk Like a Pirate day — but my favorite holiday occurs when Gil Brandt hands over his fantasy football draft board.
Posted: Sunday, August 29th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Barry Sanders, Cam Cameron, Carson Palmer, Cedric Benson, Chan Gailey, Chris Cook, Darrius Heyward-Bey, David Carr, Deion Branch, Derek Anderson, Derrick Morgan, Devin Hester, Earl Thomas, Eric Mangini, frank gore, Frank Tadych, Gary Kubiak, Jahvid Best, Jake Delhomme, Jay Cutler, Jim Schwartz, Joe Flacco, Kyle Vanden Bosch, Lofa Tatupu, Matt Leinart, Mike Singletary, Mike Williams, Nate Davis, Ndamukong Suh, Roscoe Parrish, Tom Coughlin, Trent Edwards
It’s the morning after … nine games were on the NFL preseason slate on Saturday night, so let’s take a bullet-point look on thoughts and observations from around the league.
Posted: Saturday, August 28th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Ahmad Bradshaw, Arian Foster, Bernard Berrian, Brian Westbrook, C.J. Spiller, Carson Palmer, Darrius Heyward-Bey, Daunte Culpepper, Dave Dameshek, Derek Anderson, frank gore, Greg Camarillo, Jason Campbell, Jeff Garcia, Jeff George, Matt Forte, Matt Leinart, Matt Moore, Maurice Jones-Drew, Michael Crabtree, Mike Williams, Montario Hardesty, Zach Miller
The Cardinals will give QB Derek Anderson a chance to prove that he should be the team’s signal caller as they travel to Chicago to take on the Bears.
While Bucs rookie WR Mike Williams has drawn positive reviews throughout training camp and preseason, the competition to start opposite him is still very much undecided.
Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Cadillac Williams, Derrick Ward, Frank Tadych, Kareem Huggins, Maurice Stovall, Mike Williams, Raheem Morris, Sammie Stroughter, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Bucs coach Raheem Morris doesn’t appear too happy with the shape Derrick Ward is in.
Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Ben Hamilton, Bill Belichick, Chester Pitts, Cortland Finnegan, Demaryius Thomas, Denver Broncos, Derrick Morgan, Derrick Ward, Diyral Briggs, Jeff Fisher, Jonathan Goff, Josh McDaniels, Keith Bulluck, Laurence Maroney, Mansfield Wrotto, Michael Boley, Mike Gibson, Mike Williams, Percy Harvin, Raheem Morris, Russell Okung, Terrence Cody, Travis LaBoy, Vince Young
When Demaryius Thomas gets on the field for the Broncos, he just can’t stay on it.
Posted: Sunday, August 22nd, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: A.J. Smith, Brandon Jacobs, Chase Daniels, Clinton Portis, Dexter McCluster, Frank Tadych, Jack Del Rio, Jake Grove, Jamaal Charles, Jimmy Clausen, Joe Berger, Joe Flacco, Josh Freeman, Kamerion Wimbley, Larry Johnson, Marcus McNeill, Matt Moore, Mike Sims-Walker, Mike Williams, Montrae Holland, Ramses Barden, Ricky Williams, Robert Brewster, Steven Jackson, Terrell Suggs, Thomas Jones, Tom Cable, Tony Romo, Tra Thomas
On the day after 11 games filled the NFL preseason schedule, here’s a look at what stories are on the radar.
Chiefs RB Thomas Jones fumbled on his first attempt on Saturday night. Jones should be happy that Gary Kubiak is not his coach, otherwise, he would be buried on the bench.
Posted: Saturday, August 21st, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Antonio Brown, Baltimore Ravens, Brandon Marshall, Carolina Panthers, Chicago Bears, Chris Cooley, Cleveland Browns, Darrius Heyward-Bey, Denver Broncos, Detroit Lions, Donovan McNabb, Green Bay Packers, Houston Texans, Jacksonville Jaguars, Jacoby Jones, Jahvid Best, Jamaal Charles, Joe McKnight, Josh Freeman, Kansas City Chiefs, Le'Ron McClain, Legedu Naanee, Marcedes Lewis, Matt Moore, Miami Dolphins, Mike Williams, Mohamed Massaquoi, New Orleans Saints, New York Giants, New York Jets, Oakland Raiders, Pittsburgh Steelers, robert meachem, Sam Bradford, Seattle Seahawks, St. Louis, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Thomas Jones, Victor Cruz, Vincent Jackson, Washington Redskins, Willis McGahee, Zach Miller
Talk about your Saturday night special — there are 11 preseason games for your viewing. This is why you need NFL Preseason Live to keep up with all of the action.
Posted: Monday, August 16th, 2010 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Ahmad Bradshaw, Brandon Jacobs, Eli Manning, Hakeem Nicks, LaDainian Tomlinson, Mario Manningham, Mark Sanchez, Michael Fabiano, Mike Williams, New York Giants, New York Jets, Rex Ryan, Ryan Mathews, Santonio Holmes, Shonn Greene, Steve Smith
Find out what I’ll be watching on Monday night when the NFL concludes the first week of the preseason in the Big Apple.
One of the biggest loses in the fallen era of multi-use stadiums is the lack of mud during rain games. There was no such shortage of mud for the Dolphins and Buccaneers on Saturday.
Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Anquan Boldin, Arizona Cardinals, Brian Brohm, Brian Westbrook, Buffalo Bills, Chris Johnson, Julius Jones, Justin Forsett, Leon Washington, Mike Williams, Norm Chow, Patrick Willis, Pete Carroll, Robin Wlliams, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, St. Louis Rams, Steve Breaston, Steven Jackson, Tennessee Titans, Vernon Davis
Did Chris Johnson keep the Titans out of the playoffs in 2009? What LenDale White says might surprise you.
Posted: Tuesday, May 4th, 2010 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Asante Samuel, Chad Pennington, Charles Rogers, Miami Dolphins, Mike Williams, Pete Carroll, Philadelphia Eagles, Roy Williams, Seattle Seahawks, Tyler Thigpen
Former first-round draft pick Mike Williams is trying to make something out of his career, hitching on with his former college coach Pete Carroll in Seattle. But Williams knows that he must atone for some of his mistakes. Kind of like a 12-step program for draft busts.