August 22nd, 2014
The upgraded secondary could be the best since Ty Law and Lawyer Milloy were in the prime of their careers over a decade ago.
It didn’t take Tom Brady long to start avoiding Darrelle Revis’ side of the field in offseason practices. Former Seahawks Pro Bowl cornerback Brandon Browner will bring size, physicality and playmaking ability to the other side of the field once his suspension is over in Week 5. Devin McCourty offers Pro Bowl talent of his own at safety. The Pats also have plenty of depth and young legs with Alfonzo Dennard, Logan Ryan and Duron Harmon. More……
August 14th, 2014
Matt Cassel emerged from the Minnesota Vikings’ preseason opener as the clear front-runner for the starting quarterback job.
Coach Mike Zimmer has already stated that Cassel will start versus the Cardinals in the second preseason game.
Now it appears that Cassel has the opportunity to put more distance between himself and rookie Teddy Bridgewater.
Zimmer said Thursday that there is a chance Cassel will play the entire first half on Saturday. More……
August 12th, 2014
WEST CARROLLTON, Ohio — Cincinnati Bengals coach Marvin Lewis announced Monday that wide receiver Marvin Jones will be out “a few weeks” after having a pin surgically placed in his left foot over the weekend.
“He doesn’t have a severe injury that should keep him out for very long,” Lewis said.
The fracture occurred during Saturday’s practice at Paul Brown Stadium. After the workout, he was seen in deep conversation with Lewis before walking slowly back toward the locker room. He had not played in Thursday night’s preseason opener at Kansas City.
The third-year wideout was Cincinnati’s second-leading receiver in 2013, behind A.J. Green. More……