Vick: I Thought I’d Be Starting

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick is playing his first game since 2006 Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs.  But the former Pro Bowler said in an interview he expected to get a starting job when he returned to the NFL. “This is not the exact scenario I thought would play out.  I thought I’d be […]

Around The Web: Derrick Johnson Out Sunday, Weapons Not Gimmicks, Chiefs Plus Nine

Kansas City Chiefs LB Derrick Johnson will not be able to continue his impressive start to the season Sunday.  After practice he ruled himself out for the game in Philadelphia. “Bad timing,” he said. Indeed.  As the Chiefs prepare to face the Eagles’ high-scoring and multi-dimensional offense, which is almost definitely to include the wildcat […]

Oakland Raiders Blacked Out

After using a league extension to sell enough tickets to avoid a blackout of their home opener, the Oakland Raiders failed to sell enough this week and will be blacked out. Per NFL blackout rules, the Raiders game against the Broncos may not be broadcast on television at any living room, sports bar, or media […]

Q&A: Matt Cassel 9/24

Following practice today in Kansas City, Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel met with the media.  Here are the highlights: On the Philadelphia defense: “They’re very dynamic in their blitz scheme.  They bring multiple looks and bring people from different areas of the field.  Safeties get involved, corners get involved, so it’s one of those that you […]

Michael Vick Will Play Sunday

Philadelphia Eagles offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg revealed the worst kept secret in the NFL today: Michael Vick will play Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs. “He’ll play.  How much we’ll see as the week goes on.  I think he’s in top physical condition.  We’ll see how he handles a few things we have in for […]

Q&A: Todd Haley 9/24

Following practice today in Kansas City, Chiefs coach Todd Haley met with the media.  Here are the highlights: Is Dwayne Bowe going to be on the injury report today? “He’ll show up as partial today.  He’s got a little something with his leg that came up, but he worked partially today and I’m hopeful that […]

Pollard Signs With Texans

Former Kansas City Chiefs safety Bernard Pollard has signed a contract with the Houston Texans. In order to make room for Pollard on the roster, the Texans have placed G Chester Pitts on injured reserved.  Pitts just underwent major knee surgery that ended his season. Pollard, a second round pick in 2006, started all 16 […]

Around The Web: Wildcat Problems, Sox Visit Chiefs Practice, Comfortable Vick

Before this weekend is over, we very well have read every detail possible about the wildcat.  Imagine what the Patriots were thinking when the Dolphins first debuted this offense last season.  Bob Gretz talked to the Chief defensive players about the problems the wildcat presents, including Mike Vrabel who was on the field last year […]

Vick Ready For The Chiefs

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid wouldn’t say today if Michael Vick would play this Sunday when the Kansas City Chiefs come to town.  Vick, however, is ready to get back on the field. He said in an interview on the team’s Web site that he’s 85 to 90 percent ready from a football standpoint. […]

Q&A: Todd Haley 9/23

Following Chiefs practice today in Kansas City, Todd Haley met with the media.  Here are the highlights: Is there a quarterback controversy? “No, there is not a quarterback controversy.  My message is going to continue to be consistent to you guys, and I just want you all to understand that.  That was all intentional.” On […]

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