Archive for the ‘Rookie Impacts’ Category

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Cleveland coach Pat Shurmur announced what had been an open secret after practice on Monday: Weeden, the No. 22 overall pick, will start Friday night in Detroit. “Brandon is the starter and we’re moving forward,” Shurmur said. “We’re rolling and I’m not looking back.” Weeden has taken snaps with Cleveland’s first-team offense throughout training camp. [...]

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David Garrard is listed as the first-team quarterback on the Miami Dolphins‘ first depth chart. Garrard is ahead of Matt Moore and first-round pick Ryan Tannehill as they try to win the starting job. First-year coach Joe Philbin called the quarterback battle “a fluid situation” and said there was no guarantee Garrard would get the [...]

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During the third quarter of Friday’s 28-20 loss to the Green Packers, we witnessed top rookie RB, Ryan Williams get carted off the field after a big hit.  This was his first carry of the game.  Ryan Williams will be out the rest of the season due to a ruptured patella tendon.  So, many owners [...]

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This just in, Denver Broncos QB, Tim Tebow will remain the starter for the rest of the season.  Tebow is coming off an incredible performance in a loss to the Oakland Raiders 39-23.  Tebow recorded 138 passing yards and 1 TD and also, 78 rushing yards and 1 TD. “He did what we expected of [...]

WR Blair White, an undrafted free agent who was signed off the Colts practice squad, has turned into a prized gem. White has been great since his debut in Week 3 against Denver and over that time he has recorded 14 receptions for 150 yards and 3 touchdowns.  Not bad for someone who didn’t even play [...]

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The Panthers have placed QB Matt Moore on injured reserve Monday. Moore hurt his shoulder in the team’s Week 9 loss vs. the Saints. Panthers head coach John Fox said as recently as Sunday night that Moore would start in Week 10 if healthy. Rookies Jimmy Clausen and Tony Pike are expected to take over [...]

Max Hall Update

Posted: 25th October 2010 by FFR Squad in News & Notes, Rookie Impacts
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Hall is expected to play in Week 8 against Tampa Bay barring a setback during the practice week, Jason LaCanfora of NFL.com reports. Hall was not having a great game before his injury. Hall was 4-16 for 36 yds. and an INT. Hall should not be relied upon in fantasy leagues unless there are not [...]

- St. Louis Rams QB, Sam Bradford. Bradford has showed promise with 7 touchdowns and over 1,300 yards passing throughout the first 6 weeks. Although he does have 8 interceptions, he has recently found Danario Alexander as his new #1 WR. Bradford led the Rams to a promising 20-17 victory over the San Diego Chargers [...]

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Eric Mangini said that Colt McCoy is in line to get the start this week unless Seneca Wallace or Jake Delhomme make tremendous progress with their high ankle sprains.  McCoy showed some promise last week against a tough Pittsburgh defense.  Even though he threw 2 interceptions, he did some really nice things.  This could be [...]

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Mike Williams of the Buccaneers is a solid pick up in most leagues if he is still available.  Last week against the Cincinnati Bengals Williams put up impressive numbers, 7 receptions for 99 yds and a TD.  In smaller leagues he is a nice #3 WR, and in larger leagues a nice #2 WR. In [...]