Posts Tagged ‘Sage Rosenfels’

First and 10: Last chance to vote

Friday at midday is the deadline to vote for last week’s top NFL performances on

If Leinart is out … what’s next for Cardinals?

If the possibility the Cardinals cut Matt Leinart is very real, what happens next?

Vikings showed interest in Garcia

If not Brett Favre, then how about Jeff Garcia? Apparently that’s what the Vikings were thinking.

With or without Favre, T-Jax keeps approach

Vikings QB Tarvaris Jackson, in the unenviable position as the backup to Brett Favre, isn’t letting the looming announcement of No. 4’s return change his approach to training camp.

More possible suitors for JaMarcus Russell surface

The presumption has been that, at some point, JaMarcus Russell will end up on an NFL roster. No one can really say when, and it’s more likely to be later rather than sooner, but still … eventually.

Roundup: Jackson is apparent top option behind Favre

Brad Childress basically confirmed that Tarvaris Jackson is the top option for the Vikings in the event (however unlikely it appears) that Brett Favre doesn’t return.

Vikings’ Jackson considered, but didn’t request, trade

Vikings QB Tarvaris Jackson, who sits in the unenviable position of waiting on word from Brett Favre, said it has crossed his mind that he wanted a change, but he never requested a trade.

Vikings will give Favre time, want Taylor back

Vikings vice president of player personnel Rick Spielman said Saturday the team will give Brett Favre time to make a decision on whether to return, and that the team intends to sign free agent RB Chester Taylor.

Favre on the Metrodome field in Vikings purple

Introduced by the customary Viking horn, Brett Favre took the field at 6:20 p.m. local time, with fellow Minnesota QBs Tarvaris Jackson and John David Booty. Sage Rosenfels won’t play in tonight’s preseason game against the Chiefs because of an ankle injury.

Vikings plan to start Favre, play him up to two series

New Vikings QB Brett Favre will start tonight’s preseason game against the Chiefs and play one to two series, according to a team official.

Some execs think Jackson is odd man out

The Vikings now have four quarterbacks on their roster, and NFL execs I spoke to told me they anticipate Tarvaris Jackson being shopped in the near future now that Brett Favre is in town.

Fantasy spin: Vikings, Favre agree to terms

Brett Favre’s presence will help the fantasy value of receivers Bernard Berrian, Sidney Rice, Percy Harvin and tight end Visanthe Shiancoe. Look at Favre as a viable No. 2 fantasy quarterback and worth a middle- to late-round selection.

Childress not ready to name starting QB

Brad Childress said he is in no rush to name a regular season starter after the Vikings’ first preseason game, a 13-3 road win over the Indianapolis Colts.

Childress undecided on starters, QB rotation

In a perfect world, Minnesota Vikings coach Brad Childress would manage his quarterback competition by giving Tarvaris Jackson and Sage Rosenfels equal reps in Friday’s preseason opener against the Indianapolis Colts.

Vikings coach Childress not worried about Jackson

One day after Tarvaris Jackson revealed that he “felt something pop for a quick second” in his left knee, Vikings coach Brad Childress said he isn’t concerned about the quarterback pushing himself too hard.

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