Balzer's NFL Blog

NFL free agency reset: Top 10 still available

NFL free agency reset: Top 10 still available

Howard Balzer

March 17 The market for wide receivers started slowly, with Eric Decker leaving Denver for the New York Jets and Golden Tate departing Seattle for Detroit FULL STORY

Bills' Marrone reacts quickly to change

Bills' Marrone reacts quickly to change

Howard Balzer

February 20 Marrone noted that both Schwartz and secondary coach Donnie Henderson have worked under current Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis, and believes FULL STORY

Debating Manning's legacy: Peyton's place secured

Debating Manning's legacy: Peyton's place secured

Howard Balzer

January 27 The standard for quarterbacks is simply wrong. How many times have we heard the lament that "quarterbacks get too much of the credit when their teams FULL STORY

Does Anyone Care What Matt Leinart Says?

Does Anyone Care What Matt Leinart Says?

Howard Balzer

January 18 So it was last week that former NFL quarterback Matt Leinart laid out Ken Whisenhunt after he was hired as the head coach of the Tennessee FULL STORY

Balzer on NFL: It’s a Player’s League

Balzer on NFL: It’s a Player’s League

Howard Balzer

January 10 Well, if there is the acknowledgement that the personnel was the issue, then changing coaches can only set things backs because of changes in the system. That's especially FULL STORY

Harbaugh a Fan of Judge Judy

Harbaugh a Fan of Judge Judy

Howard Balzer

December 20 Shanahan began his comments by admitting, "I was definitely bothered by it. I never had somebody attack me personally so it definitely bothered me." FULL STORY

Jaguars Improving ... and Winning

Jaguars Improving ... and Winning

Howard Balzer

December 13 At the season’s halfway point, the Jacksonville Jaguars were the laughing stock of pro football and it appeared as if they might actually go winless for the entire season. Then, something strange happened ... FULL STORY

Talking RG III, Cam and Schaub

Talking RG III, Cam and Schaub

Howard Balzer

November 22 win over the Patriots, quarterback Cam Newton had a quiet meal with his family at ... FULL STORY

And It’s Called Social Media?

And It’s Called Social Media?

Howard Balzer

November 16 Kaepernick is not like most athletes. Not only does he read what is written, but he actually uses it as motivation. FULL STORY

What is going on in the NFL?

What is going on in the NFL?

Howard Balzer

November 08 Perhaps the most unnoticed story during this tumultuous time came when backup Denver Broncos guard John Moffitt decided to retire in the middle FULL STORY