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Cardinals pull it out in overtime

Wow. What a finish to an otherwise offensive shootout. Cardinals linebacker Karlos Dansby snatches mid-air a fumble/pass from the hands of Aaron Rodgers and runs 17 yards in the other direction for the game-winning score. [I apologize for the quality of the above video. I did not capture it. I have, um, a tripod. So, BayAreaFreak1, if you’re … Continue reading

Vick will not play QB for Eagles

The signing of Michael Vick does not pose a threat to Eagles QB Donovan McNabb for one simple reason: Vick will not play quarterback for the Eagles in 2009. At least not exclusively. Vick will play the role of option QB, RB, maybe even WR. He will provide the Eagles with an offensive weapon that opposing defenses will have to prepare … Continue reading

Eagles Sign Vick

It seems Michael Vick has found a new home in the NFL. He will play backup quarterback to the Philadelphia Eagles’ Donovan McNabb. After 19 months in Federal Prison, Vick will be rejoining the NFL. Eagles’ head coach, Andy Reid isn’t known for his decision making. Reid has stuck with always injured QB McNabb for … Continue reading

Stallworth suspended for season

NFL.com is reporting that Clevelend Browns WR Dante Stallworth has been suspended for the entire 2009 NFL season after pleading guilty to DUI manslaughter. Stallworth will be suspended without pay, and will not be able to participate in any team activities until he is reinstated. “Your conduct endangered yourself and others, leading to the death … Continue reading

NFL to Lengthen Season?

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is proposing to extend the football regular season from 16 games to 17 or 18 games. This announcement came Wednesday, when Goodell proposed the idea of making some of the pre-season games counting towards the regular season. Networks that carry the games seem to be all for the expansion, the only … Continue reading

Quick Hits – March 16

We’ve dropped the “NFL” in “NFL Quick Hits,” since, you know that’s what we cover (for the most part). Profootballtalk is reporting that it’s now a  matter of “when” and not “if” charges will be filed against Browns WR Dante Stallworth for his alleged involvement in the traffic accident that led to the death of … Continue reading

Thoughts on T.O., from an Eagles fan

After being released from the Cowboys, NFL diva Terrell Owens heads north to the Buffalo Bills. But the move raises one obvious question: Will T.O. be good for the Bills, or will he only cause more trouble? When Owens was in Philadelphia, there were rumors that Star QB Donovan McNabb and Hot Shot Receiver T.O. clashed on and … Continue reading