San Francisco 49ers’ director of player personnel Tom Gamble has emerged as the top candidate for the New York Jets’ general manager job, ESPN reported Sunday.Gamble interviewed for the job on Saturday.The job opened up when the Jets fired Mike Tannenbaum last week.Gamble reportedly declined a second interview with the Jacksonville Jaguars so he could concentrate on the Jets’ job. Read More
LaDainian Tomlinson stared out at the field from behind his dark visor, unable to help his team from his seat on the bench.
It was the AFC Championship game at New England in 2008, and the San Diego Chargers running back’s pride was hurting just as much as his left knee. He tried to push through the pain, but lasted just a few plays before heading to the sideline for good while the Chargers lost out on a Super Bowl appearance. Read More
We all have burning questions as the 2010 NFL season approaches, but only some of us have the burning answers. Flame on ... Q: The New York Jets were just a game away from the Super Bowl a year ago and made some major additions in the offseason. What have we learned about them from watching their training camp on HBO’s “Hard Knocks”?A: That Buddy Ryan should have introduced his kids to the taste of Lifebuoy a long time ago. Read More
Shaun Hill’s tenure with the 49ers officially came to a close Sunday.
In a move that seemed to be inevitable after the team signed quarterback David Carr last week, Hill was traded to the Detroit Lions for a seventh-round pick, according to NFL.com. Read More
I can’t wait until the New York Jets and Indianapolis Colts kick off this afternoon. Although I can’t see the Jets winning the game, you never know. Read More
Mark Sanchez threw a go-ahead touchdown pass to Braylon Edwards before hurting his right knee, and the New York Jets’ stingy defense finished the job in a 19-13 win over the Buffalo Bills on Thursday night. Read More