Found February 17, 2013 on
The Sports Bank:
Ah you gotta love Danny Woodhead of the New England Patriots; or at least his name. Misprouncing the surname of the tailback who looks a lot like someone who works at Medieval Times caused the NFL Network team, especially Deion $anders to literally lose it during a show taping.
Former Washington Redskins and Notre Dame legend Joe Theismann made a mildly funny malapropism that became epically hilarious once you see the reaction from it.
Bug tip of the hat to Midwest Sports Fans.com on this one. When you see Steve Maricucci on the floor; the only parallel I can think of is the infamous interlude from the track “B- Boys Making with the Freak Freak” off the album Ill Communications.
Here’s the soundbite, and the original bit.
Oh and here’s the video too
Paul M. Banks is CEO of The Sports Bank.net, an official Google News site generating millions of unique visitors. He’s also a regular contributor to Chicago Now, Walter Football.com, Yardbarker, and Fox Sports
A Fulbright scholar and ...
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
The New England Patriots have crafted another potential dominant defense, but 2013 may be one step forward with two steps back for the defense. Every season, top talent leaves, and the replenishment isn’t always there. Aqib Talib was a great trade in 2012, and made a huge difference across the entire defense, but you could see the major problems on defense when he went down in...
The Patriots expect to win the Super Bowl every year. They fell just short this season.
What are they going to add to get back next year?
Here's a look at the first three rounds of the draft.
1 Chiefs Luke Joeckel, OT, Texas A&M
2 Jaguars Jarvis Jones, DE, Georgia
3 Raiders Damontre Moore, DE, Texas A&M
4 Eagles DeMarcus Milliner...
Wes Welker ultimately put himself in the situation he's in with the New England Patriots after he turned down a fully guaranteed two-year contract worth $16 million in 2011.
He was paid only $2.15 million after turning down the deal, while Chad Ochocinco made $6 million in 2011.
In 2012, Welker should have
According to the Boston Herald, the New England Patriots aren’t going to place the franchise tag on wide receiver Wes Welker this offseason.
While there is no replacement for Welker on the roster, that won’t matter. Neither will the Patriots’ abysmal record of drafting wideouts. The Patriots are simply not going to put an $11.4 million franchise tag on Welker, someone with...
BRING HIM BACK
Wes Welker is going to be a free agent. A few of the best wide receivers in history say the Patriots need to bring him back.
According to a report by the Boston Herald over the weekend, the New England Patriots are unlikely to place the franchise tag on veteran wide receiver Wes Welker once again this year. Welker, 31 wanted a long-term deal with the Patriots last season but the team used the franchise tag instead on the 31-year old receiver, a move that earned him $9.515 million last season.
If New England...
If Wes Welker leaves New England, how will his fantasy football value be affected?
With the NFL free agency period now just weeks away, it is the perfect time for the third installment of the 2013 PPR Fantasy Football Rankings. Today we will be focusing on the wide receiver postion.
Unlike the previous two positions (2013 PPR Fantasy Football Running Back Rankings, 2013 Fantasy...
Breaking Down New England Patriots Franchise Tag Decisions : A little holiday reading from yours...
Wes Welker’s days as a New England Patriot may be numbered unless he plans to resign with the team on the cheap. Welker is 31 and according to the Boston Herald, a person with inside knowledge of the Patriots plans, says the team won’t Franchise welker at $11.8 million.
While there is no replacement for Welker on the roster, that won’t matter. Neither will the Patriots’ abysmal...
With Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker's future with the team uncertain, this would be the right time to consider a possible position switch for tight end Aaron Hernandez. He is obviously a receiving tight end as it is already, and has been used as a wide receiver countless times before. Wouldn't this move make sense?
On paper, yes. Before signing his contract extension...
Fantasy Football News - According to Rotoworld, someone with “Intimate Knowledge of the Team’s Thinking”, believes that the New England Patriots will not tag wide receiver Wes Welker, making him a soon-to-be free agent. FFLockerRoom Take - While this is all just speculation as of right now because NO decision has been yet, this definitely makes us think some. Tom Brady...
“The Patriots are simply not going to put an $11.4 million franchise tag on Welker, someone...
Editor’s Note: NESN.com will evaluate and analyze one potential Patriots free agent addition everyday from February 18 through the start of NFL free agency on March 12.
The Patriots already have a franchise left tackle on their roster in the form of Nate Solder. But the future on the right side isn’t quite as certain.
Sebastian Vollmer is headed toward free agency after four...
Charles Woodson could be an interesting fit for Patriots - Sports - The Boston Globe: