CSG - Smith plays big brother to Marshall - Frank Schwab
This is phenomenal. Just phenomenal.
DPP - Texas kid savoring his life as a rookie - Lindsay Jones
LJones profiles first-year safety Darcel McBath.
DPP - Krieger: Snyder, woeful 'Skins on a "trail of tears"
Krieger didn't come up with that (John Riggins did), but that's a REALLY unfortunate title. Not cool. It's not about being politically correct; there's something flat-out wrong with comparing the woes of a football franchise to the historic plight of a people.
NYDN - Sunday Morning QB: New York Giants file complaint with NFL about Thanksgiving week schedule - Gary Myers
The Giants are not happy about having to travel west to Denver on a short week. Thanks to BroncosNL for the link!
WP - Paulescu released; Holmes signed from practice squad - Jason Reid
Apparently Hunter Smith has recovered from his groin injury.
AFC West News
FH - Ocho Cinco Takes Steelers Fan On a Shopping Spree - J.J. Cooper
Gotta love this guy. I know, I know. He's a "me" guy. But he is HILARIOUS.
PFW - Better pass protection keys Chargers' turnaround - AFC Whispers
"Sources are a bit surprised Denver has yet to cut ties with Berger, but it appears head coach Josh McDaniels wants to give him an extended look before he turns the position into a revolving door."
NFP - Sunday at the Post - Mike Lombardi
"Everyone knows Mike Shanahan will be a hot commodity this offseason, but so will his son Kyle, who has done a very nice job handling the play-calling in Houston."
FOX - Countdown: Previewing the Week 10 games - John Czarnecki
"The Broncos' passing game isn't very good from behind because Kyle Orton isn't an accurate deep passer and he doesn't always get time to throw." Never mind the big comebacks against Dallas and New England...in fact, forget they ever happened.