The W
Views: 99072829
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
20.9.07 1504
The 7 - Football - A Couple of QB Signings
This thread has 3 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
(731 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Post (5 total)
Level: 110

Posts: 765/3646
EXP: 14209802
For next: 199130

Since: 25.4.03
From: Nashville, TN

Since last post: 7 days
Last activity: 2 days
#1 Posted on 23.3.04 1053.54
Reposted on: 23.3.11 1054.20

The Titans resigned backup QB Billy Volek (much to my delight) ... nfl/news/story?id=1765827

And the recently released Chris Chandler signed a deal with the Rams ... nfl/columns/story?columnist=pasquarelli_len& id=1766081

So if your the Rams, are you going to deal Warner ... I think this is a piss-poor call by signing Chandler.
Promote this thread!
Level: 87

Posts: 46/2171
EXP: 6303518
For next: 89281

Since: 2.2.04
From: Austin, TX

Since last post: 17 days
Last activity: 1 day
#2 Posted on 23.3.04 1105.16
Reposted on: 23.3.11 1105.44
This has nothing to do with Warner or Bulger. They decided bringing back Scott Covington wasn't worth it so they needed a third string guy and Martz has history with Chandler.
Lap cheong
Level: 78

Posts: 1407/1597
EXP: 4332386
For next: 49859

Since: 7.2.02
From: New York, NY

Since last post: 3375 days
Last activity: 3155 days
#3 Posted on 23.3.04 1117.48
Reposted on: 23.3.11 1118.15
Not a bad 3rd QB for the Rams. It gives Martz time to look for a backup to Bulger.
Level: 23

Posts: 87/103
EXP: 64987
For next: 2737

Since: 20.2.04
From: nashville

Since last post: 3812 days
Last activity: 3519 days
#4 Posted on 23.3.04 1119.19
Reposted on: 23.3.11 1120.17
I'm with you Mayhem, way happy that the Titans signed Volek. He proved he can be a functional backup & emergency starter. With the way McNair gets banged up, this is a necessity for the Titans. I wasn't looking forward to having to break in a new backup. Volek showed that he's a gutty QB with a cannon for an arm. Another couple of years with McNair & he should be ready to step up as a starting QB. Now if we can just get some defensive linemen!!!!
Level: 87

Posts: 48/2171
EXP: 6303518
For next: 89281

Since: 2.2.04
From: Austin, TX

Since last post: 17 days
Last activity: 1 day
#5 Posted on 24.3.04 0826.26
Reposted on: 24.3.11 0827.43
    Originally posted by evilwaldo
    Not a bad 3rd QB for the Rams. It gives Martz time to look for a backup to Bulger.

I may have spoken a bit too soon on this one. Word is now this could be because of one of two different scenarios.

First is that someone may make a large offer for Bulger that the Rams can't afford to match. I don't think this will happen but it's possible with other players like Wistrom getting more than what they are worth.

Second would be trading Warner. Martz has said several times that it's not going to happen, but this move has people talking today. No actual rumors from the team, just speculation. Plus Martz said Chandler was signed to be a "backup". Backup to who?

I've said since middle of last season I want the Rams to try and pick up Rivers, who I think is a bit underrated. That would be ok by me. Actually I think they need to draft a decent running back as well to start grooming for the future, but they'll have a hard time getting both this year and draft predictions have them taking a tight end in the first round(Ben Troupe from Florida). I hope not since they just resigned one for more than he's worth, but oh well.
Thread ahead: Garrison Hearst signs with Denver
Next thread: Warren Sapp Da Raidahs!
Previous thread: Tampa Bay Releases John Lynch
(731 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Related threads: Kurt Warner claims he was demoted due to his faith. - Mike Martz is an idiot - The football Gods like me and pieman - More...
The 7 - Football - A Couple of QB SigningsRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

©2001-2014 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.202 seconds.