Brian Finneran: ‘Heads are going to roll’ if Falcons don’t win

Former Falcons wide receiver Brian Finneran, who’s now a local radio personality on 680 The Fan’s The Front Row show, painted a bleak picture of the upcoming season during a segment on the SiriusXM NFL Radio show. On the eve of mandatory minicamp, Finneran tossed out this bomb when asked about pressure to win this season on a recent segment on NFL Radio. “But owners want...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Former rivals making Santa Margarita HS history

KJ Costello and Kyle Sweet were travel basketball teammates in grade school, but any bond that was forged during that time was easily dismantled when it came time for the boys to suit up for Pop Warner football. They were on different sides of a rivalry that divided community lines. Costello played for the Santa Margarita Eagles. Sweet was a member of the Santa Margarita Titans...
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September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Football forum centers on youth safety

When Atlanta Falcons President Rich McKay spoke Saturday to dozens of youth football officials about better protecting players, it wasn't just the health of the players at stake. The well-being of football might be on the line. As information has surfaced about long-term dangers of head injuries, particularly when an injured person resumes contact too soon, youth player participation...
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May 04, 2013  |  Discuss

49ers notes: Injuries at WR force team to improvise

SANTA CLARA – After wide receiver Joshua Morgan broke his leg Oct. 9 against Tampa Bay, the 49ers held a tryout for his replacement that included veterans T.J. Houshmandzadeh, Brian Finneran, Chris Chambers and Brett Swain. They threw practice squad player Joe Hastings into the mix as well.
Via Sacbee
December 31, 2011  |  Discuss

49ers' wide-receiver list unlikely to include big names

Randy Moss? Terrell Owens? Please. Consider these names instead: Joe Hastings. Chris Chambers. Brian Finneran. With the release of wide receiver Braylon Edwards today, the 49ers are in the market for a wideout, which isn't uncharted territory this season. On Oct. 11, two days after Joshua...
Via Niner Insider
December 27, 2011  |  Discuss
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