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profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 1, 2013
At a time when a “source” (possibly, agent Bob LaMonte) is expressing “95 percent” certainty to Adam Schefter that Andy Reid will be the next coach of the Cardinals and Arizona P.R. guru Mark Dalton is saying there’s a 99-percent chance that theUpvote Share Tweet
Former Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid has emerged as a candidate to become the Arizona Cardinals' next head coach, according to team and league sources.Upvote Share TweetThe San Francisco 49ers signed kicker Billy Cundiff on Tuesday to compete with struggling veteran David Akers.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 1, 2013Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy’s not getting much rest during his bye week. Already a candidate for the Bears and Cardinals head coaching jobs, McCoy is that latest name to emerge on Buffalo’s list, as the Bills asked for permission to interUpvote Share Tweet
Rebuilding The Right WayCNNSI.com Jan 1, 2013It's the day after Black Monday, and a third of the league is figuring out what direction to take. They'd be wise to follow the blueprint the Rams adopted in 2012, Peter King writes.Upvote Share Tweet
Peter King: Rams started their rebuilding effort the right way in 2012; mailCNNSI.com Jan 1, 2013On Black New Year's Day, as 11 NFL teams try to figure out what to do with either their organization, GM, coach, coaching staffs -- or all of them -- I bring you my Smart Team of the Year: the St. Louis Rams.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 1, 2013The reorganization of the Bills front office left Russ Brandon calling the shots in the team’s search for a new coach. Tim Graham of the Buffalo News reports that Brandon is “fond” of Ken Whisenhunt, who was fired as the Cardinals’ coach a short tUpvote Share TweetESPN.com Jan 1, 20132012 Rookie QB Watch The 2012 season had to be especially tough for teams unable to acquire or develop competent quarterbacks. While those teams were struggling, others enjoyed surprising levels of success with mere rookies behind center. Washington's R…Upvote Share Tweet
Around the NFC West: Ringing in new yearESPN.com Jan 1, 2013Around the NFC West: Jan. 1, 2013 Happy New Year, everybody. A few notes on this first day of 2013: The Arizona Cardinals said they plan to interview Andy Reid, Ray Horton and Mike McCoy as potential replacements for Ken Whisenhunt; Steve Keim is a cand…Upvote Share Tweet
Sources: Reid To Cardinals?Jan 1Adam Schefter discusses the possibility of Andy Reid becoming the new coach of the Arizona Cardinals.
Bigger Wild Card Weekend: Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch or Washington Redskins running back Alfred Morris?Jan 1Charlie Casserly joins "Around The League" to discuss who will have a bigger game this weekend; Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch or Washington Redskins running back Alfred Morris?
Mike Holmgren Willing To ListenJan 1Ed Werder discusses the possibility that Mike Holmgren could return to the NFL in 2013.
Lovie Smith In DemandJan 1Ed Werder on the teams that could be interested in hiring Lovie Smith.
Peter King: Rams started their rebuilding effort the right way in 2012; ma…Jan 1On Black New Year's Day, as 11 NFL teams try to figure out what to do with either their organization, GM, coach, coaching staffs -- or all of them -- I bring you my Smart Team of the Year: the St. Louis Rams.
Jim Trotter: Seahawks defense short on marquee names, but not superstar pl…Jan 1There were 53 cornerbacks selected in the 2011 NFL draft, and Richard Sherman wasn't among the first 33 chosen. If you think that doesn't grate on him, then you don't know Sherman, who was taken in the fifth round by the Seattle Seahawks.