News, Notes & Rumors for Crazy week 4
NOTE: This week’s radio version of NNR with my co-host Samantha Bunten will be Friday Oct. 4 at 6PM Eastern on The Bill Smith Radio Show. A special NNR will be on Monday Oct. 7 at 6PM to wrap up week 5 with Samantha and Giants beat writer for Metro New York Tony Williams.
Week 4 key injuries: Vince Wilfork DT (NE) torn Achilles out for the year. Dwight Freeney LB (SD) torn quad out indefinitely. Brian Cushing LB (HO) and Eric Fisher T (KC) both suffered concussions.
Titan QB Jake Locker was hospitalized after taking a big hit in the game against the Jets with a hip injury. At this point it looks like he will be out several weeks.
After week 4 a few QBs have had their meeting chairs move a lot closer to the emergency exit door. Bucs QB Josh Freeman was not only replaced as the starter by rookie Mike Glennon, Freeman was deactivated this week. Josh asked to be traded but few teams are going to be willing to eat over six million dollars to rent him until the end of the season … Read more at FryingPanSports