ESPN Radio is reporting that Darrell Russell, famed Jokeland Raider bad boy and all-around nogoodnik, has begun serving his year long suspension for substance abuse! Of course, this is all in the grand conspiracy to keep the Seahawks out of the first round of the playoffs and keeping New England away from an easy first-round game. Truly a crime, I say.
The last link to the Titans' 1999 AFC championship squad (and the Packers' '96 and '97 Super Bowl teams besides He Who Shall Not Be Named) is hanging up the cleats. After 17 years, punter Craig Hentrich bids the NFL goodbye.