Dolphins owner Steve Ross gets some of the blame for how tough it’s been for coach Tony Sparano to get his team on track.
Said Jets QB Mark Sanchez of trying to draw the Chargers offside, “We were working the cadence quite a bit we saw them get jumpy. Shaun Phillips, he comes flying off the edge so anything you can do to reduce their pass rush will help.”
Pat Shurmur looks like a good fit in Cleveland.
The Indianapolis Star has more talk that Jim Caldwell is on the hot seat.
The Jaguars think they’re still in the AFC South race.
Chiefs coach Todd Haley is reminding his team that the 1989 Steelers were blown out in their first two games but rebounded to make the playoffs.
Raiders coach Hue Jackson wants his team to get healthy.
The Chargers aren’t sweating a tough spot in their schedule.
Said Giants DE Justin Tuck, “It’s probably best to take it day by day, but I’m feeling better. I haven’t had the opportunity to go out there and actually perform on the football field yet. You just want to be careful to not have setbacks because if I can go into the game feeling like I feel right now, yes, I would probably play.”
The Eagles are 12-0 after a bye under head coach Andy Reid.
Said Redskins coach Mike Shanahan of Sunday’s loss to the Panthers, “I’ve got to do a better job of getting these guys ready to play.”
Lions coach Jim Schwartz isn’t worried about QB Matthew Stafford’s arm: “I think Matt’s got really good mechanics. I think he’s always thrown good, accurate passes. I don’t have a whole lot of worry about it.”
In Carolina, some people are raising a fuss about Panthers fans selling their tickets to fans of opposing teams.
It may be time for the Buccaneers to speed up their offensive pace.
Cardinals coach Ken Whisenhunt has limited options for turning his team around.
LB NaVorro Bowman is making a major impact for the 49ers.