Tweet Follow me I was at this Super Bowl as this happened. Here someone’s video of Adam Viniateri’s kick giving the New England Patriots the win over the Carolina Panthers in a dramatic game. ...

Tweet Follow me Marriage between Moss and Raiders just won’t workColumn by Monte PooleArticle Last Updated:11/22/2006 08:08:46 AM PST THEY LIKE to throw the deep pass, so they obtained theleague’s superior deep threat.They embrace the notion of baggage and talent in a single package, so they acquired a touchdown machine with a renegade reputation.They needed a new start, he needed a new start, and it just made sense, given their apparent compatibility, that they become partners and begin their sprint...

Tweet Follow me Torn ACL ends McNabb’s year; swelling delays surgery – ESPN Associated Press PHILADELPHIA — Donovan McNabb tore a ligament in his right knee and will miss the rest of the season, the third time in five years the Eagles will finish a campaign without their hard-luck quarterback. No sympathy from T.O. IRVING, Texas — Donovan McNabb shouldn’t expect a “Get well soon” text message from Terrell Owens.“Absolutely not,” Owens said Tuesday. But, T.O., don’t...

Tweet Follow me When Dallas Cowboys Head Coach Billl Parcells Benched Drew Bledsoe for Tony Romo, I thought he’d lost it. Ok. I was wrong. Romo’s catching on fast with a Thanksgiving Day record five TD passes. Now I think the Cowboys real test will be when they face the NY Giants, because I think they have their number with that defense. We will see if Dallas makes the right adjustments. Nov. 23, 2006, 10:53PMRomo lifts Cowboys over Bucs 38-10 By JAIME ARON AP Sports Writer © 2006 The Associated...

Tweet Follow me Just now on NFL Network, Jake Plummer has said he wasn’t told he was benched in favor of rookie Jay Cutler. Stay tuned. ...

Tweet Follow me NFL Cardinals deny they’ve decided to fire Green November 23, 2006 PHOENIX — The rumor mill is churning about who Arizona Cardinals coach Dennis Green’s replacement will be, even though the team says Green has not been fired. The Cardinals on Wednesday denied an Internet report that owner Bill Bidwill had decided to fire Green at the end of the season and wants to hire former Lions and 49ers coach Steve Mariucci, the Arizona Republic reported. A report on HallofFameMagazine.com,...

Tweet Follow me FOR USE AS DESIREDNFL-PER-12A 11/22/064=1WEEK 12 INJURY REPORT — WEDNESDAYJacksonville Jaguars Out Byron Leftwich (Ankle)Miami Dolphins Out Daunte Culpepper (Knee)Green Bay Packers Questionable Brett Favre (Right Elbow)Houston Texans Probable David Carr (Right Shoulder)New England Patriots Probable Tom Brady (Right Shoulder)New York Jets Probable Chad Pennington (Calf)Seattle Seahawks Probable Matt Hasselbeck (Knee)MIAMI DOLPHINS AT DETROIT LIONS on ThursdayMiami DolphinsOUT QB Daunte Culpepper...

Tweet Follow me FOR USE AS DESIREDNFL-PER-12 11/21/06WEEK 12 INJURY REPORT — TUESDAYMiami Dolphins Out Daunte Culpepper r (Knee)MIAMI DOLPHINS AT DETROIT LIONS on ThursdayMiami DolphinsOUT QB Daunte Culpepper (Knee); G Jeno James (Knee); STravares Tillman (Hand)QUESTIONABLE CB Will Allen (Groin)PROBABLE RB Ronnie Brown (Groin); DT Keith Traylor (Knee); WR WesWelker (Ankle); CB Michael Lehan (Nose); LB ChanningCrowder (Hip); DE David Bowens (Ankle); TE Randy McMichael(Shoulder)Listed players who did not participate...

Tweet Follow me Tom Nalen’s $25,000 fine angers teammatesBy Tom Kensler Denver Post Staff Writer Article Last Updated:11/22/2006 11:34:03 PM MST News that veteran center Tom Nalen had been fined $25,000 by the NFL for an attempted cut block drew about the same reaction in the Broncos’ locker room as that Sunday night loss to the San Diego Chargers.Shock. Bewilderment. And a chorus of anger.“I can’t believe it; it doesn’t seem fair,” Broncos tight end Stephen Alexander said Wednesday...

Tweet Follow me NFL Network just annouced that Plummer will not start the December 3rd game against Seattle, rookie Jay Cutler will. Chiefs down Broncos 19-10Denver loses second game in five daysBy Mike KlisDenver Post Staff WriterArticle Last Updated:11/23/2006 09:37:01 PM MST Kansas City, Mo. – For starters, Jake Plummer had benchwarmer burned into his consciousness. Go get ’em, Jake. Win one for the clipboard and the baseball cap. Oh, and by the way. Mind holding for those Jason Elam extra points? Prior...

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Tweet Follow me Warren Sapp insists food was tampered with on road tripsAssociated Press ALAMEDA, Calif. — Warren Sapp is a very picky eater. The Oakland Raiders’ defensive tackle refuses to eat out on team trips for fear of getting sick, and he’s not talking about the rare case of food poisoning. Sapp insisted Wednesday his food was tampered with during his nine-year tenure in Tampa Bay from 1995-2003. “You get your food poisoned,” Sapp said at Raiders headquarters. “They don’t...

Tweet Follow me The New England Patriots’ recently announced lawsuit against StubHub is downright stupid. If you don’t know about it, the Pats claim that StubHub causes fans to sell tickets over face value. That’s the focus of the suit. It’s also wrong, and proves how little an East Coast firm like the Pats understand not just what StubHub.com does, but the nature of the Internet-based secondary ticket market. StubHub is a medium through which to sell tickets at any price. The fan...

Tweet Follow me Ticketmaster sells “scalped” New England Patriots tickets, but Pats don’t sue them. Want to know why? Click here! Patriots sue ticket reseller in effort to fight scalpingBy Keith Reed, Globe Staff | November 23, 2006 The New England Patriots have filed suit against one of the nation’s largest ticket resellers, StubHub Inc., saying the company encourages fans to flout the state antiscalping law and the team’s prohibition against reselling Patriots tickets for a profit...

Tweet Follow me Field Position Conversations: Wil Mara 11/21/2006 Bill Chachkes sits down with Wil Mara, author of over 75 books, to talk about his latest release The Draft. They discuss the many colorful characters, interesting plot lines, and portraits of some of the NFL’s most intriguing myths and realities. The Draft touches on the worlds of the players, the front-office personnel, player agents, players and even the world of moles and spies. Mara describes the book as a story written for anyone who loves football....

Tweet Follow me McNabb placed on IR; QB Jacobs signed NFL.com wire reports PHILADELPHIA (Nov. 21, 2006) — The Philadelphia Eagles placed Donovan McNabb on injured reserve, ending the five-time Pro Bowl quarterback’s season early for the third time in five years. McNabb tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee in the team’s 31-13 loss to Tennessee, and is expected to have surgery within a month. He’s expected to be sidelined for at least eight months. Linebacker Torrance Daniels...

Tweet Follow me Cable Operators Balking at NFL NetworkBy SETH SUTEL, AP Business WriterTuesday, November 21, 2006 04 27 PM (11-21) 16:27 PST New York (AP) — On Thanksgiving, the NFL will air the first of eight live pro football games on its own network. But it won’t be available to many viewers across the country because the league hasn’t reached carriage agreements with several major cable operators. The eight games — beginning with Thursday’s matchup of the Denver Broncos and the Kansas...

Tweet Follow me This is a very good and detailed explaination of the behavior of the principal actors in the 49ers Stadium deal. Why talks on 49ers stadium fell apart City and team misunderstood each other’s positions Cecilia M. Vega, Chronicle Staff WriterTuesday, November 21, 2006 The same faces gathered in the same room at San Francisco City Hall, just as they had done every week for almost a year, to come up with a proposal for a new 49ers stadium. The conversation Oct. 30 centered on when to show the...

Tweet Follow me I’ve got Tucker Carlson’s show on – the one called The Situation — and he’s actually supporting the idea of a White’s only scholarship at Boston U! Well, not really. His point is that having such a program shows how stupid race-based programs are. Or do they? I think they show just how selfish and myopic people who come up with this ideas — or support them — are. I feel terrible that I have to remind people like Tucker (who’s show I actually...

Tweet Follow me The New York Giants have sunk to a new low with their 26-10 Loss to the Jacksonville last night. As I sat there watching i continued to be amazed at how porus the giants defense was, how horrid the offense was. This was a chance to heal some wounds opened by The Chicago Bears in last week’s game. I know from the first few moments of the game that it would be a long night. I could see losing to the Bears, who could be one of the teams playing in Miami In Super Bowl XLI(or 41 for those who not...