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Denver Broncos 2008 Draft Re-Grade

The 2008 NFL Draft is another draft that has seen Bronco after Bronco leave the team an eventually fall out of the league. Although There is only one player still on the roster from this draft, that one player makes this draft successful.Ryan Clady, Round 1 pick 12Mike Shanahan's final first round pick as the Denver Broncos head coach was truly a doozy. This was the value pick...
Via Pro Football Spot
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Giants Running Back Candidates

The Giants conducted workouts with four running backs today, in an effort to provide some depth to a unit that has suffered a rash of injuries. David Wilson may have a spinal condition, Brandon Jacobs has a (non-serious) hamstring injury, while Da'Rel Scott has a more serious hammy. The Giants circumstances have left them with Michael Cox as the only healthy back. ...
Via The Giant Exiles
October 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs returns to NY Giants on one-year deal

All Brandon Jacobs wanted all summer was a chance to return to the Giants. And now he has his wish and David Wilson has a mentor. On Tuesday the Giants reached an agreement with Jacobs on a one-year deal ending their search for a competent backup running back. It was a search that had grown desperate in recent days in the wake of a nightmare performance by the Giants' running...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Breaking Down The Sloppy Giants-Jets Preseason Battle

The New York Giants and the New York Jets faced off for bragging rights in the 3rd pre-season game with the Jet prevailing in overtime 24-21. Make no mistake, this was a sloppy game by both teams and it exposed make weaknesses for both teams. He is a quick recap of the game highlights and lowlights:Highlights: David Wilson 84 yard run for a TD.Ryan Torain looked strong and quick...
Via Football Nation
August 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Free Agent RB Tim Hightower Visiting The Giants Wednesday

Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News reports that free agent RB Tim Hightower will visit with the Giants on Wednesday. Hightower previously scheduled a meeting with New York back in April, but for some reason the visit was delayed. Hightower suffered a torn ACL back in 2011, which forced him to sit out last season. According to Vacchiano, the Giants are likely just...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
May 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Giants to Bring Back Cornerback Aaron Ross

According to a report via Yahoo Sports, cornerback Aaron Ross, who played with the Jacksonville Jaguars last season before being cut, will sign with the team he spent the first five years of his career, the New York Giants. A person with knowledge of the deals says cornerback Aaron Ross and halfback Ryan Torain have agreed to contracts with the New York Giants. The person spoke on...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Source: CB Ross and RB Torain sign with Giants

A person with knowledge of the deals says cornerback Aaron Ross and halfback Ryan Torain have agreed to contracts with the New York Giants. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Tuesday because the Giants haven't announced the deals. A first-round pick by New York in 2007, Ross signed with Jacksonville after the Giants won the Super Bowl in February 2012. The 30-year-old...
Via AP on Fox
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Ahmad Bradshaw has a sprained knee

New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin told the media that running back Ahmad Bradshaw has a sprained knee.  He’s not ready to rule him out, but Jenny Vrentas of the Newark Star-Ledger says it doesn’t sound like he’ll play this week. If Bradshaw isn’t able to play against the Falcons on Sunday, rookie David Wilson will likely get the start with both Kregg Lumpkin and Ryan...
Via Pro Football Zone
December 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Giants sign another running back

Earlier today the New York Giants signed free agent running back Kregg Lumpkin. According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Giants have also signed former Redskins’ running back Ryan Torain. Giants are in fact signing RB Ryan Torain as well. — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) November 27, 2012 The Giants are going to have to make a roster move in order to make room for...
Via Pro Football Zone
November 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Giants work out Addai, others

Seeking to add roster depth amid concerns about running back Ahmad Bradshaw's health, the New York Giants auditioned a number of veteran running backs for a vacant roster spot, according to multiple reports. The defending Super Bowl champions took a look at former Steelers running back Mewelde Moore, Redskins running back Ryan Torain and former Colts running back Joseph Addai...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 27, 2012  |  Discuss

The Redskins Will Have A New Leading Rusher This Season

Roy Helu Jr. is going on season-ending injured reserve with what may or may not be turf toe, which is a questionable season-ending injury. (Yes, I’m questioning the toughness of someone who shuts it down due to turf toe. No, I have no idea how painful turf toe can be. Is it like athlete’s foot?) You’ll recall Helu was the Redskins leading rusher last season with just 640 yards...
Via Mr. Irrelevant
September 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins training camp thus far....

Well how do my (our) skins look.  Are you at training camp with them?  I didn't realize you were a celebrity thanks for responding to my emails.~ Tim McMurrinA. You so funny. I'm not a celebrity. They just call me RH2. We do not have press passes; thus, we are not journalists. We are smart about football, though. I am a 50-year fan who has seen it all and recognizes stuff...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
July 28, 2012  |  Discuss

The defensive switch concept and the importance of using your best player

The defensive switch concept isn't new.  Option football has been around for close to 50 years, and thusly, strategies to defend option quarterbacks have been around forever.  The only thing that's the same in the game of football now as it was fifty years ago is that the team that wins usually did a really good job of letting it's best players do the heavy lifting...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
May 25, 2012  |  Discuss

How to Identify Valuable Free Agents

A timely free agent pick-up can be catalyst that puts your fantasy football team over the top, yet many people fail to pull the trigger for fear of making a poor move that may hurt their team. The goal of this article is to provide a few tips on how to indentify potential free agent studs before your opponents, giving you an edge on your way to a fantasy football championship Age...
Via Kramerica Sports
March 16, 2012  |  Discuss

The Wire: Week 11

Shaun Hill, QB DetroitOwned in 22% of Yahoo Fantasy Leagues Matthew Stafford has proven to be fragile as glass, giving Shaun Hill the reigns to the Lions high powered offense.  The journeyman QB has responded with multiple 300 yard passing games this season, including a strong 323 yard passing performance last week against Buffalo.  Hill is certainly not an every week fantasy...
Via Kramerica Sports
March 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins Conclude Season Against Division Rival Eagles

The Washington Redskins will conclude the season on Sunday in Philadelphia against their division opponents. The Eagles are hoping to finish up the season .500, while the Redskins attempt to finish with the same record from last season. Redskins Offense: The last time these teams met Grossman had one of his worst games ever with four interceptions and no touchdowns, sparking the...
Via isportsweb.com
January 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Redskins release RB Torain

The Washington Redskins released running back Ryan Torain on Wednesday.
Via Miami Herald
December 28, 2011  |  Discuss

Torain falls victim to RB numbers game, is cut by Redskins

The Washington Redskins have released running back Ryan Torain, who started four games this season, but fell behind rookies Roy Helu and Evan Royster on the depth chart.
Via Washington Redskins Team Page
December 27, 2011  |  Discuss

49ers Part Ways With Braylon Edwards While Redskins Cut Ryan Torain Loose

NFL GM's were still in the giving mood a couple of days after Christmas it appears. Giving out two pink slips today. Those on the receiving end were San Francisco 49ers WR Braylon Edwards and Washington Redskins RB Ryan Torain.Struggling wide receiver Braylon Edwards was released by the San Francisco 49ers following surgery on his right knee earlier this season that limited...
Via This Given Sunday
December 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Redskins release running back Ryan Torain

The Washington Redskins have released running back Ryan Torain, who started four games this season, but fell behind rookies Roy Helu and Evan Royster on the depth chart. Torain rushed for only 200 yards this year, with 135 coming in the win over the St. Louis Rams on Oct. 2. He then struggled when given a shot at the starting job after Tim Hightower was lost for the season with...
Via AP on Fox
December 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Redskins release former starting tailback Torain

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) -- The Washington Redskins have released running back Ryan Torain, who started four games this season, but fell behind rookies Roy Helu and Evan Royster on the depth chart.
Via Sports Illustrated
December 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Redskins release former starting rusher Torain

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) -- The Washington Redskins have released running back Ryan Torain, who started four games this season, but fell behind rookies Roy Helu and Evan Royster on the depth chart.
Via SI.com
December 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Former starting RB Torain released by Redskins

The Washington Redskins have released running back Ryan Torain, who started four games this season, but fell behind rookies Roy Helu and Evan Royster on the depth chart.
Via ESPN
December 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Redskins release RB Torain (AP)

The Washington Redskins have released running back Ryan Torain, who started four games this season, but fell behind rookies Roy Helu and Evan Royster on the depth chart. Torain rushed for only 200 yards this year, with 135 coming in the win over the St. Louis Rams on Oct. 2. He then struggled when given a shot at the starting job after Tim Hightower was lost for the season with a...
Via Yahoo! Sports
December 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Torain Waived by Redskins

Running back Ryan Torain has been waived by the Redskins, according to Chris Russell of ESPN 980. Fantasy Spin: The oft-injured Torain held a dismal 3.4 yards per carry average this season, and his release comes after rookie Evan Royster broke loose for 132 rushing yards in his first career start in Week 16 vs. Minnesota. Fellow rookie Roy Helu also turned heads this season. Torain...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
December 27, 2011  |  Discuss
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