Archive for September 17th, 2012

Denver Cornerback Champ Bailey: I Knew Peyton Manning Still Had It

Monday, September 17th, 2012

All signs pointed to Denver Broncos quarterback being just fine coming back from the injury that cost him all of last season, but we had to wait until he played in a regular-season game before we knew for sure. Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey didn't have to. He knew Manning "still ...

Metta World Peace: “The way the Lakers look initially I can’t see nobody getting past us”

Monday, September 17th, 2012

Once the Lakers were booted out of the playoffs early by the Oklahoma City Thunder, it looked like the torch was being past to the young Thunder. It looked as if the Lakers window of opportunity with Kobe Bryant was closing quickly. Then Los Angeles made a few blockbuster moves ...

Clay Matthews Puts Up Monster Game In Victory Over Chicago

Monday, September 17th, 2012

NFL fans didn't have to wait until Sunday to see the best defensive performance of Week 2. It came during Thursday night's game between Green Bay and Chicago and it was turned in by linebacker Clay Matthews, who led a Packers defense that piled up seven sacks and generally gave ...

Stan Van Gundy Opens Up About Press Conference With Dwight Howard; Jeff Van Gundy Offers His Support

Monday, September 17th, 2012

Stan Van Gundy has been relatively quiet since being let go by the Orlando Magic in May. He's been in media hiding for quite some time outside of one interview that appeared here on SRI back in mid-August. Appearing on a Grantland podcast earlier this week, Stan decided to open up ...

Peyton Manning On the Routine in Denver and What the Broncos Can Build On

Monday, September 17th, 2012

The Peyton Manning era in Denver got off to a good start, with the Broncos beating the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 1. This week, Manning and the Broncos are once again in prime time and they're facing another tough defense in Atlanta. Ahead of tonight's game, Manning says he's comfortable ...

Falcons Coach Mike Smith On Matt Ryan: “I Haven’t Noticed a Change”

Monday, September 17th, 2012

The Atlanta Falcons took care of the Kansas City Chiefs in their opener, but now they're in for another tough test with Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos coming to town for Monday Night Football. Falcons head coach Mike Smith knows his team will have its hands full with Manning, ...