Ex-Champ Arturo Gatti Found Dead In Brazil

Posted in Blogroll on July 11th, 2009 by Ron Glover

Exactly one week after the shocking murder of Steve McNair, the sports world is again in mourning. Breaking: Gatti’s wife detained.

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Weapons of Mass Production?

Posted in Blogroll on July 11th, 2009 by Ron Glover

Following their loss in the NFC Championship Game, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb made it clear that the Eagles needed  more “weapons” in order for him to remain in Philly.

The Eagles were able to draft wide receiver Jeremy Maclin out of Missouri and Pittsburgh running back LeShon McCoy. The offensive line was bolstered with the free agent signing of Stacy

Andrews from the Cincinnati Bengals and used one of their two first round draft picks to acquire left tackle Jason Peters from the Buffalo Bills.

My focus today is on the Eagles’ wide receivers – who don’t happen to have a Larry Fitzgerald or an Anquan Boldin at their disposal. What they do possess in the way of depth, experience and explosiveness should prove to be an asset in the 2009 campaign.

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