NFL Archives: December 2007 Through January 2008

NFL Rumor Mill: Word has it that Raiders owner Al Davis has sent Heach Coach Lane Kiffin a letter asking him to quit. Supposedly, Kiffin refused. Stay tuned for more info on this soap opera. - 1/25

2008 NFC Championship Game: New York Giants vs. Green Bay Packers - 1/20

The Indianapolis Colts have announced that Head Coach Tony Dungy will return next year to coach the team. Rumors were that he may be retiring and moving to Florida with his family. - 1/21

Tampa Bay has extended the contract of HC Jon Gruden for 3 more years. - 1/21

2008 AFC Championship Game: San Diego Chargers vs. New England Patriots - 1/20

2008 NFL Playoffs: Importance of Injuries and Penalties by David Lane - 1/18

Ernie Holmes, a two-time Super Bowl winner and an anchor of Pittsburgh’s “Steel Curtain” defense, has died in a car crash. He was 59. - 1/18

More Obituaries: Rams owner Georgia Frontiere has passed away. She died of breast cancer. She was 80. - 1/18

Not Going Anywhere: Rumors had Jason Garrett going
to Baltimore to coach the Ravens but now a change of heart has him staying
in “Big D” - 11/17

New Coach: The Dolphins have hired Tony Sparano as their new HC - 1/16

Pacman Down to No Lives Left: Pacman Jones reportedly punched a female lawyer at the Body Tap strip club in North Atlanta on January 3rd. This will surely be the sealing fate for any hopes this ass clown had at returning to the NFL. - 1/15

NFL Rumor Mill: The Baltimore Ravens are said to be interested in hiring Jason Garrett as their next head coach. - 1/15

2008 AFC Divisional Playoffs Previews and Picks: Jaguars
vs. Patriots.
and San
Diego Chargers vs. Indianapolis Colts
- 1/12 and 1/13

2008 NFC Divisional Playoff Game: Seattle Seahawks vs. Green Bay Packers and New York Giants vs. Dallas Cowboys - 1/12 and 1/13

More NFL Playoff Previews: Seahawks
vs. Packers
+ Jaguars vs. Patriots by The Crazy Snake - 1/12

Colts Note: After missing 11 games with injuy, Marvin Harrison will play this weekend vs. the Jaguars. 1/11

Cowboys Star Has a Chance to Shine - by David Lane - 1/9

David Lane talks about that all too familiar lonely feeling that sets in. End of Season Depression - 1/9

Falcons Hawking: The Atlanta Falcons are said to be interested in USC Head Coach Pete Carroll. We doubt he’ll head east but who knows. Money seems to speak loudly these days.

News out of Cleveland is that the Browns are supposedly so happy with the Quarterback play of Derek Anderson that they have named him the starter for the 2008/09 season. - 1/9

Not Unemployed Long: The San Francisco 49ers have hired Mike Martz as their new offensive coordinator - 1/8

Sunday’s 2008 NFC & AFC Wildcard Games: New York Giants vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers & Tennessee Titans vs. San Diego Chargers - 1/6

MVP: Tom Brady was an easy choice to win this year’s
MVP award. He received 49 out of a possible 50 votes with Brett Favre receiving
the other. - 1/5

Laughable: Bills QB J.P. Losman has demanded a trade out of Buffalo. Any guesses as to how short of a line will form for his services? LOL - 1/4

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2008 NFL Playoff Darkhorse Teams by David Lane - 1/3

Saturday’s 2008 AFC & NFC Wildcard Games: Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Pittsburgh Steelers + Washington Redskins vs. Seattle Seahawks - 1/5

Sunday’s 2008 NFC & AFC Wildcard Games: New York Giants vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers & Tennessee Titans vs. San Diego Chargers - 1/6

NFL Playoffs: 2008 NFL Playoff Point Spreads and Betting Odds - 1/3

Retiring: Raiders DE Warren Sapp has called it quits. Sapp who spent 13 years in the league (9 with TB/4 with Oakland) ends his career with 96.5 sacks. - 1/3

Honors: Patriots HC Bill Belichick was named NFL Coach of the Year by the AP today. - 1/3

More Heads on the Chopping Block: Dolphins coach Cam Cameron was fired today. - 1/3

Offensive Rookie of the Year: The NFL named Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson the “offensive rookie of the year” today. - 1/2

On the Chopping Block: The Ravens fired Head Coach Brian Billick today. - 1/1

Week 17 Previews and Predictions: Dallas Cowboys vs. Washington Redskins - 12/30

Who is in and who is out? Week 17 NFL Playoff Picture - 12/27

Injured and OUT for Week 17 NFL games: RB Willis McGahee, DE Julius Peppers, RB Larry Johnson, RB Justin Fargas, QB Daunte Culpepper and WR Terrell Owens. - 12/26

Monday Night Football Prediction: Denver Broncos vs. San Diego Chargers - 12/24

Bengal Injury: Starting RB Rudi Johnson has been declared OUT for Sunday’s game vs. the Browns. - 12/22

Bill Parcells has taken a front office job with the Miami Dolphins. - 12/20

Steeler Injury: “Fast” Willie Parker will be lost for the rest of the season with a broken leg. - 12/20

Teams Jockeying for Position: Week 16 NFL Playoff Picture - 12/20

Week 16 NFL Previews and Picks:
- Pittsburgh Steelers vs. St. Louis Rams - 12/20
- Dallas Cowboys vs. Carolina Panthers - 12/22

Bill Parcells in High Demand: The Atlanta Falcons are said to be courting the coach. Rumors are the Dolphins wouldn’t mind bringing him in either. A good move for any team that can land the perennial winner. - 12/18

Week 16 NFL Point Spreads - 12/18

Week 15 MNF: Chicago Bears vs. Minnesota Vikings - 12/17

Sunday NFL Picks: (12/16)
- Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Pittsburgh Steelers
- Philadelphia Eagles vs. Dallas Cowboys
- Washington Redskins vs. New York Giants
- New York Jets vs. New England Patriots

Saturday Night NFL: Cincinnati Bengals vs. San Francisco 49ers - 12/15

Thursday Night Football: Denver Broncos vs. Houston Texans - 12/13

NFL Playoff Picture as of Week 15. - 12/11

Injuries: Rex Grossman is out for the year. Kyle Orton will replace him. Cardinals TE Leonard Pope is also out for the rest of the season with a dislocated ankle. Cardinals WR Anquan Boldin hopes to return in week 15 from injury. - 12/11

Week 15 NFL Point Spreads - 12/11

Reggie Bush Injury: Rumors are he has a torn PCL. Some players miss a couple weeks while others miss longer. It is not career threatneing though which is good news for Bush and Saints fans. - 12/7

Sunday NFL Games: (Week 14)
- Carolina Panthers vs. Jacksonville Jaguars
- Dallas Cowboys vs. Detroit Lions
- New York Giants vs. Philadelphia Eagles
- Pittsburgh Steelers vs. New England Patriots - 12/9

Monday Night Football Pick with Analysis: New Orleans Saints vs. Atlanta Falcons- 12/10

Thursday Night Football Picks: Chicago Bears vs. Washington Redskins - 12/6

Updated odds! Week 14 NFL Point Spreads - 12/4

Monday Night Football Matchup: New England Patriots vs. Baltimore Ravens - 12/3

Sunday NFL Picks: (Week 13)
- Detroit Lions vs. Minnesota Vikings
- Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Indianapolis Colts
- Cincinnati Bengals vs. Pittsburgh Steelers
- San Diego Chargers vs. Kansas City Chiefs
- Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. New Orleans Saints - 12/2