Tim MacMahon, blogging at The Dallas Morning News would like to see the Cowboys make a move for Larry Johnson. For? Marion Barber and the Browns first rounder.
A name that just keeps popping up in my RSS reader is Andre Wadsworth. After six seasons he is attempting an NFL comeback. CBSsportsline.com has a decent write up on his story.
DeAngelo Williams has the Panthers playing right into his hand. Going into his second year they are going to a zone blocking scheme that suits him.
“Most of the [tentativeness] is gone now,” said Williams, the 27th overall pick. “I mean, there’s a new [blocking] scheme to get accustomed to, but it’s a lot like what we did at Memphis, so I actually feel more comfortable. It’s like second nature for me. And just having been around the game for a year now, knowing the ropes, that helps any [second-year] player a lot.”
#18 on the USA Today 25 best players in the past 25 years is Ray Lewis.
“A linebacker’s job,” he told USA TODAY in 2005, “is to knock out running backs, to knock out receivers, to chase the football.”
The Browns are adding “The Family Zone” sections to the seating chart. That’s gotta be tough for the guy with Dog Pound seats who’s wife all of a sudden wants him to take her and the kids to the game.
There are many eyes watching you Tom Coughlin. Don’t screw it up this year.