Amazingly enough, it wasn’t until the thirteenth question at Sean Payton’s press conference that Reggie Bush was brought up.
In the running back rotation, will you give Reggie Bush more carries or will Aaron Stecker take over Deuce’s role?
“Reggie will get more carries. Stecker will be involved and Pierre Thomas will be involved, but you’ll see Reggie get more handoffs.”
There is a new big orange billboard in Denver calling for Ricky Williams to be a Bronco.
First impulse is to think Marc Bulger was benched because he and the Rams have sucked so far this season. Not so says the Coach, it’s because of those ribs. We can look forward to them sucking even with Gus Frerotte.
“Any theories or anything said out there are absolutely not true,” Linehan said. “I look forward to a healthy Marc Bulger getting back in the lineup as soon as possible.
“It’s obvious to me there is something genuinely wrong, and I knew there was.”
The big scare of Alex Smith going to see the football death Dr. is over. Dr. James Andrews has confirmed that Smith and his shoulder will not need surgery.
The NFL needs more attitudes from players like Dominic Rhodes when they get suspended.
“I beat myself up because I know I could have been putting together some pretty big games,” Rhodes said. “Other times I was just saying, ‘You made your bed, so lay in it. You have to deal with this. You’ll be back.’ Something good is going to come out of it. I think everything happens for a reason. I’m here for a reason.”