Month: July 2011

Bill Simmons Fires Reverse Jinx Tweet At Eagles!/sportsguy33/status/97071146834468864 Soon after the Eagles scored a victory on the first day of free agency by signing cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha, ESPN/Grantland scribe Bill Simmons took to Twitter for the tweet above. To those unfamiliar with Simmons language, he is commonly known to provide reverse jinx tweets in hopes […]

Eagles Grab Nnamdi Asomugha

Those sneaky Philadelphia Eagles. Michael Lombardi of NFL Network reports that the Philadelphia Eagles snuck in at the last minute to acquire former Raiders cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha. The deal is reportedly a five-year contract with the financial terms unavailable at the moment. Remember when the Eagles didn’t bring […]

Kevin Kolb & The $63 Million Gamble

As a Philadelphia Eagles fan, I’ve watched Kevin Kolb and can truthfully say that his seven-game stretch as a starter taught me one valuable lesson: Andy Reid is one hell of a salesman. The Arizona Cardinals decided to give Kolb a five-year, $63 million contract with $20 million […]

Patriots Land Haynesworth & Ochocinco

The New England Patriots concluded a busy day of activity by reportedly landing former Cincinnati Bengal and diva receiver supreme Chad Ochocinco through a trade on Thursday for two draft picks in 2012 and 2013. He arrives to New England after a tough pair of seasons to close […]

Sources: Donovan McNabb To Minnesota

The Redskins and Vikings have tentatively reached an agreement to send Donovan McNabb to Minnesota for a sixth round pick in 2012 and a conditional sixth round pick in 2013. The most important concept of the deal is McNabb’s contract, which is not friendly to Minnesota’s cap situation. […]

Mike Brown Retires Carson Palmer

The Cincinnati Bengals were very direct and to the point earlier today when discussing quarterback Carson Palmer during the NFL’s first post-lockout day of the 2011 season. Bengals owner Mike Brown stated he has no desire to honor Palmer’s desire to be traded and at this stage considers […]