This is the January 28, 2013 news archive. View today's NFC North rumors and news.
NFC North News and Rumors
The Detroit Lions have attempted to improve their front office by hiring senior personnel executive Brian Xanders.Share Tweet
Arians wanted Whisenhunt, Grimm if he got Bears jobTaking the Cardinals head coaching job apparently prevented Bruce Arians from assembling the coaching staff he really wanted. According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Arians had a different staffing plan if he had gotten the Bears job i…Share Tweet
Bears-themed Airstream RV gets Craiglistedyahoo.com Jan 28, 2013Want to tailgate like a Halas? Then you're in luck. This 28-foot motor home, custom decorated inside and out with a Chicago Bears motif, is looking for some new monsters to take it to the midway. As you can see, it's an Airstream Argosy that's been pain…Share Tweet
Cutler's fiancee wants son to avoid footballESPN.com Jan 28, 2013Kristin Cavallari, who is the fiancee of Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler, said Monday she'll try to persuade their five-month-old son Cam not to play football when he gets older, although she knows that could be a difficult task.Share TweetChris Harris put an end to his playing days over the weekend. It didn’t take him long to start the next phase of his career. Dan Pompei of the Chicago Tribune reports that Harris will return to the Bears as part of Marc Trestman’s coaching staff. TheShare 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 TweetWhile the Ravens and 49ers are getting ready for a Super Bowl, Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh was on the set of "Celebrity Diving" saving comedian Louie Armstrong from drowning. Apparently, these are the types of stories happen when a NF…Share TweetAlthough the New Orleans Saints and Philadelphia Eagles have defensive coordinator openings and ex-Bears coach Lovie Smith would be a respectable choice for either job, Smith’s plans for 2013 reportedly don’t involve coaching in the NFL. Per ESPN’sShare Tweet
Terrell Owens offers Titus Young some adviceWith a couple of Twitter outbursts in recent weeks, Lions wide receiver Titus Young is showing some real potential when it comes to receivers flashing their diva side about not getting the ball enough to satisfy them. Young’s a neophyte in that arena, bShare Tweet
NFC North links: Saturday's final snapESPN.com Jan 28, 2013Chicago Bears New Bears offensive coordinator Aaron Kromer has a history of developing players and getting the most out of them. "You look at the way we have turned our offensive line over," Saints assistant head coach Joe Vitt said. "He …Share 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…