The Bengals, meanwhile, are stuck with Andy Dalton, who threw four interceptions in a grim 20 0 home loss to the Ravens. Now a free agent, Kaepernick seems to be drawing little interest from NFL teams as training camps pick up. If that means I in pass blocking, well, some weeks that will be the case. Quarterback Nathan Peterman is in the running for a backup job, while linebackers Matt Milano and Tanner Vallejo should contribute on special teams. She set a trend, and we now have a second coach with the Buffalo Bills. State history for career sacks with 15 and 11th in tackles for loss with
For Guequierre, raised in Whitewater, Wisconsin, and now a spokesman for the Human Rights Campaign, it was a family affair. Treasured season tickets for the Green Bay Packers were acquired by his grandfather, passed on to his father, and now are his. The cover photo of his Facebook page shows the towering statue of a Packers wide receiver. For Kendell, Guequierre and other gay fans of the NFL — their passion for pro football was rewarded May 10 with a moment they describe as thrilling: the decision by the Rams — now of St. Louis — to make Sam the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team. The milestone has made gay fans more enthusiastic and already is drawing newcomers into the fold. Many may become Rams fans or — like Guequierre — henceforth consider St.
Nobody seemed to notice until he did it again, and then again. With veteran veteran Menelik Watson and rookie Garrett Bolles installed as new starters at tackle, as well as the guard position being refortified by free agent Ronald Leary and veteran Allen Barbre, the Broncos will run the ball more effectively than a season ago. Richardson, who played three seasons at the University of Alabama, holds the Browns franchise rookie record with eleven rushing touchdowns.
Several weeks ago, NFL player Larry Johnson ignited controversy when he used anti-gay slurs to address reporters and on the social-networking Web site, Twitter. As a professional athlete, Johnson's role is not only to gain yards, but also to serve as a role model to millions of young people. I believe the huge media attention around this call led to the subsequent apology and disciplinary action. Johnson publically apologized and sent an important message: that there is no excuse for using anti-gay epithets. The Chiefs chose to suspend Johnson, and this weekend he will begin play as a Cincinnati Bengal.