Archive for April 26th, 2012

Chandler Jones Still Expects to Be a Third Round Pick in the NFL Draft Despite the Latest Draft Buzz

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

It’s a good time to be from the Jones family. By the end of this weekend, it will be three members of the family that will all be professional athletes and two of them will be playing in the NFL. Arthur Jones is already in the NFL playing defense for ...

Pudge Rodriguez’s Only Regret About Retiring was Doing so Just 166 Hits Shy of 3,000

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

Earlier this week Pudge Rodriguez threw one last dart from home plate to second base at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. The 14-time All-Star catcher has decided to hang up his catcher's equipment after 21 seasons in the big leagues. Rodriguez spent most of his career with the Texas Rangers, but also ...

Devin Harris, Utah Jazz Come On Late to Lock Up Playoff Berth

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

The Utah Jazz appeared to be in trouble at the end of March. Despite a six-game winning streak in the middle of the month, they lost four of their last five to close it out and found themselves in a fight for their playoff lives heading into the final few ...

Cowboys VP Stephen Jones Predicts Anthony Spencer Will Play Under the Tag in 2012 “and then We’ll See Where We Are”

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

No team picking outside of the top 10 in the 2012 NFL draft has received more national attention than the Dallas Cowboys. America's Team has some obvious holes to fill, especially on defense. But at least they'll enter the draft knowing that veteran pass rusher Anthony Spencer will be on ...

Asante Samuel on Trade from Eagles: “Life goes on. I am happy to be a Falcon and that’s what it is.”

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

Somehow the Atlanta Falcons only gave up a seventh-round draft pick Wednesday when they acquired Asante Samuel from the Philadelphia Eagles. The four-time Pro Bowl cornerback wasn't a happy camper when Eagles GM Howie Roseman swooped in and signed Nnamdi Asomugha last season and then traded for Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie. Samuel wasn't shy ...

Titans Coach Mike Munchak Is Happy To Not Be Involved In the Quarterback Race This Year

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

The Tennessee Titans made one of the interesting moves in the draft last year when they selected quarterback Jake Locker with the eighth overall pick. One year earlier, Locker appeared to be on track to be the No. 1 overall pick, but dropped when he went back to Washington. Fast ...