This is the January 28, 2013 news archive. View today's AFC South rumors and news.
AFC South News and Rumors
A Florida man has pleaded guilty to a fraud charge in a Los Angeles courtroom in connection with swindling about $2.3 million from Indianapolis Colts defensive end Dwight Freeney.Share TweetWhen Jim Irsay ousted Bill Polian and decided to start with a fresh face leading the front office as well as the offensive huddle, he took a serious risk. Brusque as Polian was and despite missing on many of his player choices late in his term, he was a…Share TweetTitans safety Michael Griffin doesn’t really know Gregg Williams, but he figures bringing him into the coaching staff can’t hurt. The Titans, who ranked 27th in the league in defense, are considering bringing Williams on board, assuming he gets reinstShare Tweet
Luke Butkus among the Jaguars’ new assistant coachesprofootballtalk.com Jan 28, 2013The Jaguars have formally announced the names of several members of new coach Gus Bradley’s staff, and the most recognizable name is Butkus. No, Bradley didn’t hire Dick Butkus to coach the Jaguars’ linebackers. It’s Dick’s nephew, Luke Butkus,Share TweetMel Kiper Jr. looked back on the 2012 NFL draft and his grades and offers a revised mark to every team in this Insider piece. Let's look at what he said about the AFC South. Texans Summary: "Each of the first six players drafted by the Texans manag…Share Tweet
The Following Players' Jerseys Were Selected To The Pro Bowl Fan Brawl:deadspin.com Jan 28, 2013Andre Johnson, Texans; Aaron Brooks, Saints; Joe Montana, 49ers; Hines Ward, Steelers; Brett Favre, Packers. More »Share Tweet
RTC: Texans ticket prices going upReading the coverage ... Houston Texans Texans ticket prices are going up an average of nearly 10 percent, says John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. To which I say: At least ticket buyers will get more for their money. Reliant Stadium will have upgrad…Share TweetThe Pro Bowl had petered out, reaching walk-through levels a year ago. Which created a threat: If players didn’t put forth more effort, the game could go away. So Peyton Manning gave a speech at the start of the week and some defensive linemen -- J.J. WShare Tweet
Clayton's mailbag: What's next for fired GMs?Jan 28There are plenty of experienced GMs sitting on the sidelines, waiting to get back into the NFL. Plus, answers to reader questions.
Don Banks: Ken Whisenhunt breaks down Niners-Ravens matchupJan 28NEW ORLEANS -- The Super Bowl pairing of San Francisco and Baltimore holds little surprise factor for Ken Whisenhunt. The newly named San Diego Chargers offensive coordinator, and former Arizona Cardinals head coach, witnessed first-hand the rise of the…