But both streaks ended when he was inactive against San Diego, Detroit and Buffalo due to migraine headaches and, later, a back injury.Colledge was signed to a one year contract, and although he’s started 12 games and solidified a troubled position, he’s unsure of his future with the Dolphins and in the NFL.”When you get to my age and you’re on one year deals you really don’t have any expectations,” Colledge said.Coach Joe Philbin, who was Colledge’s offensive line coach (2006) and offensive coordinator (2007 2011) in Green Bay, seems happy with Colledge’s performance.”I thought he played well,” he said. “I thought he made a very good contribution to the football team. All the things that I remembered about him are still the same.”Still, Colledge said after Sunday’s season finale against the New York Jets he will go back to Arizona, work out, and discuss his options with his wife.”I was injured this year, I’m 32 years old,” Colledge said.
(WVUE) Wide receiver Lance Moore is returning to the Saints, sort of. Moore signed a contract with the club and will officially retire as a member of the organization.As an undrafted free agent, Moore originally signed onto the team’s practice squad in 2005.His best season was 2012 when he finished with 65 receptions, 1041 yards and six touchdowns. After leaving the Saints, Moore played for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2014 and the Detroit Lions in 2015.
“I am deeply saddened to learn of today’s tragic news regarding the death of Steve McNair. He was a player who I admired a great deal,” said New England Patriots senior football adviser Floyd Reese, who was GM of the Titans when McNair played there. “He was a tremendous leader and an absolute warrior.
The two teams appear to be going in opposite directions at this point. The Seahawks are trying to find their footing as the slowly slide down the side of the NFL mountaintop. Meanwhile, the Titans round a way to begin their ascension. There was lots of frustration some might call it whining in the San Francisco 49ers locker room after the Saints’ come from behind, last second victory over the Niners Sunday in the Superdome, and it focused on a roughing the passer call late in the fourth quarter. Niners linebacker Ahmad Brooks brought down Saints quarterback Drew Brees by the neck, forcing a fumble that the 49ers recovered. Brooks was whistled for roughing the passer for a clothesline tackle..
Considering that Tebow won the Heisman Trophy, one can say that he came completely out of the blue. But Tebow success at selling merchandise, which began when he was drafted in 2010 by the Denver Broncos with the 25th pick and saw his jersey outsell higher picks and become the quickest ever seller for a draftee, has always been more about Tebow as an icon than Tebow as a player. Tebow was routinely bashed for his poor passing ability and an overall game that wasn suited for the pros.