It’s All Orange, Fat Man: 03/19/16

NFL News

– The Dolphins have signed WR Griff Whalen.

– CB Joe Haden will miss most of the offseason after going through ankle surgery.

– Browns sent a lot of scouts to look at QB Jared Goff, potential top 5 pick.

– Peyton Manning says the one record that won’t be broken was his record TD connection from him to Marvin Harrison for a career (114). In addition, they will also retire his number and build a statue in his honor.

RB Alfred Morris will visit the Cowboys on Monday.

CB Tray Walker has passed away after crashing on his dirt bike. RIP. John Harbaugh writes an open letter to players following Tray’s accident which is amazing in itself.

– Governor Nathan Deal of Georgia is currently passing a law that may be anti-gay. This could in itself, cost Atlanta a chance to host a Super Bowl.

– The Colts sign RB Jordan Todman.

– The Vikings resign DE Justin Trattou.

– The Jets like QB Fitzpatrick but, want to seek middle ground from him because they don’t want to pay exorbitant salaries to a mercenary QB. They are asking for $8 million and Ryan Fitzpatrick wants $16 million.

– Bengals OT Eric Winston was re-elected as the NFLPA president.

– NFL teams are prepping for an RFID data dump, which is essentially new technology that will allow teams access to next-gen statistics. The guy who has a lot of connections to it, Adam Beard, is also the Browns, newly-hired, Director of High Performance.

Steve Belichick, son of head coach Bill Belichick, has been promoted from Defensive Assistant to Safeties Coach.

NFL Analysis

– David Chao says when athletes post selfie videos of their rehabs, they need to be looked at with a critical eye.

– Bill Barnwell grades the teams that sat out instead of participating in free agency.

– Rich Cimini asks if the Jets could replace D’Brickashaw Ferguson for one Ryan Clady.

– Jeff Legwold writes that the Broncos couldn’t get a deal done with Ryan Clady so they signed Russell Okung instead.

Silliness

Tyrann Mathieu and his son get in a nice ab workout together.

– Bernie Sanders thinks that the Generals have a very good football team.

– Partners Aaron Rodgers and Olivia Munn have their own rescue dog and he/her has it’s own Instagram account.

Jared Goff’s hands have miraculously grown since the combine.

Preach

“Perfection is not attainable but, if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.” – Vince Lombardi

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