Bonus NFL Links from Len

Bonus NFL Links from Len

Barry Jackson reports that David Boston could be damaged goods and that Adewale Ogunleye may hold out.

Bob Glauber explains that John Lynch could be a Jet very soon.

Jeff Legwold says that the Falcons are tired of waiting and have withdrawn their offer to Billy Volek. That leaves the Bills as the lone suitor for Volek. Let the Bledsoe-Volek quarterback controversy begin in Buffalo.

Vito Stellino writes a very good NFL Sunday column for the Jacksonville Times-Union. In explaining the Tampa Bay situation with John Lynch a little more honestly than Ron Borges, he provides the following:

Naturally, the decision of former Raiders coach Jon Gruden and front office executive Bruce Allen to send Lynch packing didn’t go over well. A Tampa Tribune columnist wrote: “Sure, football is a business. But this was brutal. With all the delicacy of a Sopranos whacking, Raiders East stuck one of its growing collection of long knives in Lynch’s back. The Shock and Awe campaign rolls on.” Here

Random Quote

Could that Brady/Patriots window, just like the Celtics, be closed for good?

The colossal second-coming of Joe Montana, once a perfect 10-0 and then 14-2 in the postseason, needed a Tim Tebow tumble to reality and a choke for the ages by Baltimore’s Lee Evans and Billy Cundiff — just to pick up a couple playoff wins.

— Hector Longo, Lawrence Eagle-Tribune, 6/15/12