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AFC South News and Rumors
Luck says it’s part of players’ “obligation” to play hard at Pro Bowl
The guy who used to be the quarterback of the Colts has implored Pro Bowl players to play hard this year. The guy who currently is the quarterback of the Colts agrees. “I guess some folks weren’t happy with the play last year, but I think guys willUpvote Share Tweet
Earlier today, we told you that there were multiple reports that DeWayne Walker was leaving his post as head coach at New Mexico State to become defensive backs coach for the Jaguars. That’s come to pass and the Jaguars have also announced two other memUpvote Share Tweet
Texans sign a couple of quarterbacksMatt Schaub isn’t going anywhere as the starting quarterback of the Texans and T.J. Yates will almost certainly be back as the backup, but it looks like the team’s planning a battle for the third spot this offseason. The Texans announced that they’vUpvote Share TweetIf the 49ers beat the Ravens in Super Bowl XLVII, folks in Baltimore have another reason to hate the team that left in the middle of the night nearly 29 years ago. Quarterback Colin Kaepernick plays for the 49ers in part because Colts quarterback Andrew…Upvote Share TweetMany of you expressed dismay -- OK, perhaps some of it was disgust -- that I was unavailable to chat last week. I return in glory today ready to talk all things AFC South as well as offering life advice and telling you what songs you have to be adding t…Upvote Share Tweet
Colts owner sent $8,500 to a fan who guessed the correct Ravens-Pats scoreyahoo.com Updated Jan 24, 2013The NFL is the No Fun League, which means Jim Irsay's days in it are probably numbered. But he'll make it a fun ride as long as he's around. This past Sunday on Twitter, Irsay, the owner of the Colts, made his followers an offer: first to reply getting …Upvote Share Tweet
Jake Locker feels good, should be ready for offseason workTitans quarterback Jake Locker is having trouble sleeping two weeks after shoulder surgery because he still needs to remain upright, but he said he’s feeling well otherwise. Locker told Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean that he’s been watching a lot of filmUpvote Share TweetThe image we have of Darrelle Revis and the image most GMs have of him are, I bet, divergent. We think of one of the very best cover corners in the game. They see a guy with a rebuilt knee who’s got an uncertain future. The Jets have floated the idea thUpvote Share Tweet
RTC: A look at Andrew Luck, minus contextReading the coverage… Houston Texans Relaxing at the Pro Bowl, Matt Schaub said both he and the Texans can play better and are capable of winning the Super Bowl, says Tania Ganguli of the Houston Chronicle. The Texans have issues on special teams that nUpvote Share TweetTexans quarterback Matt Schaub played some disappointing football down the stretch and in Houston’s playoff-ending loss in New England, but coach Gary Kubiak has said he’s still confident in Schaub. And now Schaub says he’s still confident in himselUpvote Share Tweetjacksonville.com Updated Jan 24, 2013MOBILE, ALA. - The standard for this year’s rookie quarterbacks was set by Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III, the top two overall picks in 2012 who led the Colts and Redskins to the postseason. But they weren’t the only instant success stories, somUpvote Share Tweet
NFL Cold Hard FactsJan 24Mark Schlereth on the Jets' interest in trading CB Darrelle Revis, team that has the most work to do this offseason and Philip Rivers in 2013.
Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 1.0Jan 24A mock draft in January is the ultimate example of the can't-wait-for-it mindset that prevails in today's world. Never mind that this year's draft class just became finalized days ago, or that NFL teams are still very early in the process of immersing t…