• Posts Tagged ‘free agents’

    On the Wire: Week 2 Pickups and Sleepers

    by  • September 15, 2009 • Waiver Wire • 5 Comments

    Welcome to the first edition of our in-season “On the Wire” spectacular, coming to you every week from the sadness of your own heart. If you’re players are underperforming or injured, we’re here to pick you up for the low, low price of four installments of free. We’ll keep it short and simple —...

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    Michael Vick signs with Eagles, playing tight end?

    by  • August 14, 2009 • News • 1 Comment

    When you think about it, an eagle is just an older, more mature cousin to the falcon. I guess once you’re a bird, you’re always a bird. Michael Vick finally landed in Philadelphia after an offseason of speculation. The most recent rumors had him signing with the Patriots or Bills, but the Eagles jumped...

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    To Waiver Wire or Not to Waiver Wire?

    by  • July 9, 2009 • Culture, Waiver Wire • 23 Comments

    It’s a debate that rages in my leagues just as the first league emails start to go out. The date of the draft hasn’t even been decided. The chips and beverages of choice are still safely on store shelves, but the league emails begin with the eternal debate: “Why don’t we change the waiver...

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    Houshmandzadeh upgrades Seahawks, downgrades self

    by  • March 10, 2009 • News • 6 Comments

    With the departure of Bobby Engram to free agency, Seattle was hurting for a reliable target — especially one who wasn’t also hurting like most of Seattle’s receiving corps.┬áPlaymaker Deion Branch has been too injury-prone during his time with the team, and none of the Seahawks’ young prospects showed that special spark last season...

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    T.O. got to go: Cowboys cut controversial receiver

    by  • March 5, 2009 • News • 7 Comments

    According to ESPN, the Dallas Cowboys just cut Terrell Owens. Not only does this defy some good logic, it also might be the best move for the Cowboys after all. Jerry Jones obviously spent a lot of time over the offseason speaking to his coaching staff and players about what went wrong in the...

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    Laveranues Coles copies Harrison, gets released

    by  • February 26, 2009 • News • 4 Comments

    Let’s not get crazy here. Just because Marvin Harrison does something, that doesn’t mean all the old, aging receivers in the league have to do it. But no one told that to Laveranues Coles. Coles is so confident that he can get a long-term deal in free agency that he was willing to give...

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