Mike Singletary is doing his best to avoid talk of a quarterback controversy, at least for another week. But that seems to be exactly the scenario in San Francisco.
Posts Tagged ‘Troy Smith’
The 49ers will start Troy Smith in place of the injured Alex Smith, a decision Brian Baldinger believes is the right one.
The Ravens signed Marc Bulger as an insurance policy to back up QB Joe Flacco — a sound investment strategy for a team with Super Bowl aspirations. But Flacco doesn’t seem happy about it.
Safety Ed Reed is rehabbing, but he might not be ready for the beginning of the season.
Posted: Monday, May 10th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Brady Quinn, Chris Cooley, Denver Broncos, Donovan McNabb, Kyle Orton, Kyle Shanahan, Tim Tebow, Troy Polamalu, Troy Smith, Washington Redskins
Are we looking at a monster bounce back season for Redskins TE Chris Cooley? New QB Donovan McNabb told reporters (via the Dallas Morning News) that he envisions going to his tight end a lot more this season.
Posted: Monday, March 8th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Arizona Cardinals, Baltimore Ravens, Bill Belichick, Buffalo Bills, Cleveland Browns, Cornell Green, David Carr, Denver Broncos, Fred Robbins, Indianapolis Colts, Jim Sorgi, Josh Reed, Laveranues Coles, Marc Bulger, Marlin Jackson, Mike Holmgren, New England Patriots, New York Giants, New York Jets, Philadelphia Eagles, Rex Hadnot, St. Louis Rams, Steve Spagnuolo, Troy Smith
Ravens QB Troy Smith is willing to do anything to play with the Browns, according to the Canton Repository.
Rumors swirled today that Ravens third-string QB John Beck had a broken collarbone and was headed for season-ending injured reserve, but team and league sources say that is incorrect.
Posted: Thursday, August 13th, 2009 | Jason La Canfora Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Cleo Lemon, Derek Smith, Derrick Brooks, Jason La Canfora, Khary Campbell, Michael Vick, Paul Kruger, Ray Rice, Troy Smith, Washington Redskins
The latest news from around the league, including notes on when Michael Vick and Cleo Lemon might sign.
Posted: Thursday, July 23rd, 2009 | Jason La Canfora Tags: Al Davis, Bill Belichick, Bill Parcells, Cam Cameron, Drew Brees, Hue Jackson, JaMarcus Russell, Jerry Jones, John Beck, Josh Freeman, Mike Brown, Mike Singletary, Ozzie Newsome, Randy Moss, Ray Lewis, Reggie Bush, Sean Payton, Tom Brady, Troy Smith
Opinions on Michael Vick‘s future are varied, with some coaches and executives even suggesting the UFL as the best immediate option, though others are adamant that he’s worthy of a quarterback spot in the NFL if/when he is cleared to return by the league and rounds into shape.
Ravens QB Troy Smith showed his versatility on Tuesday by lining up at receiver during practice. The Ravens are were short on receivers with Derrick Mason, Mark Clayton, Demetrius Williams and Yamon Figurs all missing from practice. Figurs has been sidelined with a foot injury.
Both the Ravens and Bengals are both dealing with injuries heading into their Week 1 matchup.
Baltimore Ravens quarterback Troy Smith has to be sick about being sick. Had Smith not contracted a tonsil infection over the past two weeks, he would have wound up starting Sunday’s opener against the Cincinnati Bengals. Now it is rookie first-round pick Joe Flacco starting instead.
Quarterback Kyle Boller was placed on injured reserve by the Baltimore Ravens on Wednesday, officially ending his 2008 season. Boller injured his shoulder in Baltimore’s second preseason game against the Minnesota Vikings and has not played since.