Rodger Saffold fails physical, won’t sign with Raiders, headed back to Rams

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Free agent guard/tackle Rodger Saffold signed a monster five-year, $42.5 million contract ($21.6 million guaranteed) with the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday, but his tenure with the team never technically got a chance to begin. On Wednesday night it was announced that Saffold failed his physical and will not be signing with ...

Jason Smith to be Released by St. Louis Rams?

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

The St. Louis Rams made offensive tackle Jason Smith the No. 2 overall pick in the 2009 NFL draft, expecting him to be the franchise's anchor along the offensive line. They signed the Baylor product to a six-year, $61.775 million contract, with $33 million in guaranteed money. Well, after three ...

Bill Polian Thinks He’s Bad At His Job

Tuesday, January 11th, 2011

And you thought Vernon Gholston was the biggest DE/LB hybrid first round flop in Saturday's Jets-Colts playoff game. Sure Gholston, the No. 6 pick in 2008, was inactive. But that's an epic upgrade from the contributions of Colts DE Jerry Hughes. According to Colts president Bill Polian, Hughes, the 31st pick in ...