Shutdown Corner wraps up Week 7 of the NFL season.
Worst tackling obscured by talented rookie
Carolina Panthers rookie Cam Newton is hard to tackle, more in a Ben Roethlisberger "he's tough to tackle" way than the Michael Vick "he's tough to get a hand on" way, but still difficult nonetheless. Newton looked like both those veterans combined, plus a little John Elway, Fran Tarkenton and Steve Young in eluding a woeful Washington Redskins defense during Sunday's Panthers victory:
Pictures are worth 1,000 howls of pain
T.J. Lang says he was proud of himself for keeping his cool after getting kicked in the "sweet spots" by Brian Robison.
Saddest quote from a coach whose job security consists of unnamed team sources telling news outlets that "nah, we're not going to fire him quite yet
"If I don't call timeout we're all (explicit). Now I'm getting fired." -- Miami Dolphins coach Tony Sparano, to officials on the field of Sunday's game, while trying to get them to review a touchdown pas...