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Drew Brees

Tim Tebow. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Tebow Tops Cutler On NFL Top 100 List

According to a recent poll, voted on by NFL players and released by the NFL, Tebow ranked as the 95th best player in the NFL. Cutler didn’t crack the top 100.

670 The Score–06/28/2012

Patrick Willis #52 of the San Francisco 49ers forces an incomplete pass against Jimmy Graham #80 of the New Orleans Saints during the fourth quarter of the NFC Divisional playoff game at Candlestick Park on January 14, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Stingy 49ers Hold Down Drew Brees, Saints 36-32

Alex Smith completed a 14-yard touchdown pass to Vernon Davis with 9 seconds left just after Drew Brees had put the high-powered Saints ahead, and the resurgent San Francisco 49ers capitalized on five New Orleans turnovers for a thrilling 36-32 playoff victory Saturday.

01/14/2012

Drew Brees. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Brees Sets Single-Season Passing Record

Brees set the NFL mark for yards passing in a season, breaking a record that Dan Marino had held for nearly three decades, and New Orleans clinched the NFC South title with a 45-16 victory over the Falcons on Monday night.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2011

Jay Cutler Malcolm Jenkins

Cutler Takes Beating, Bears Lose To Saints, 30-13

Jay Cutler crouched down on his knees, his head resting on the turf with his hands on both sides of his helmet as if his ears were ringing. That was after a blindside hit from Saints safety Malcolm Jenkins that was only the beginning of his misery in a 30-13 loss to New Orleans on Sunday.

09/18/2011

Atlanta Falcons v Chicago Bears

Thayer: Bears Will Need A ‘Physical Approach’ Against Saints

The Bears will need a physical approach and a well-tuned strategy to defeat the New Orleans Saints this Sunday, says analyst Tom Thayer.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2011

NFL Players Association President Kevin Mawae, left, speaks to reporters as he stands with NFL Players Association spokesman George Atallah, right, outside the NFL Players Association offices in Washington, Wednesday, July 20, 2011. An end to the NFL lockout appears close, with both sides preparing to vote on a proposed deal once it is finalized. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

NFL Players’ Executive Committee To Meet Monday

NEW YORK (AP) – A vote on a settlement to the lockout is what every NFL fan wants. Nobody is sure when that might happen. The players’ executive committee will meet Monday in Washington after […]

07/24/2011

Lance Briggs

Bernstein: NFL Players Cracking At Deadline?

When NFL players decertified their union months ago, it was a cosmetic, procedural move to pave the way for antitrust litigation in an attempt to gain leverage against owners bent on grabbing a bigger share of the profits.

670 The Score–07/14/2011

Tom Brady

Brady, Manning, Brees: It’s Time For NFL Deal

Tom Brady, Peyton Manning and Drew Brees said Wednesday “it is time” to wrap up negotiations on a deal to end the league’s lockout.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2011

Drew Brees

Players Say ‘It Is Time’ To Reach NFL Deal

Calling the players’ offer “fair for both sides,” quarterbacks Tom Brady, Peyton Manning and Drew Brees – plaintiffs in the antitrust suit against the NFL – said Wednesday “it is time” to wrap up negotiations on a deal to end the league’s lockout.

07/13/2011

NFL Logo

Holmes’ Morning After Blog: Retired NFL Players vs Current NFL Players

“The point is, ladies and gentleman, that greed, for lack of a better word, is good. Greed is right, greed works. -Gordon Gekko

670 The Score–07/06/2011

Roger Goodell and Jerry Jones

Despite Progress, New CBA Still Not Imminent

Over the past couple days there have been positive reports surfacing that said that the NFL and the players were making progress towards a new collective bargaining agreement.

CBS Chicago–06/17/2011

Roger Goodell and Jerry Jones

NFL Players In Court Refer To League As A ‘Cartel’

NFL players who sued the league for alleged antitrust violations liken the league to a “cartel” in their latest court filing, again urging an appeals court to lift the lockout.

05/21/2011

Reggie Bush

Saints RB Bush Raises Stir With Lockout Tweets

Reggie Bush insists he was only joking when he stirred up fans with posts on his Twitter account about enjoying free time during the NFL lockout.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2011

Roger Goodell

Despite Lockout, NFL Gives $1 Million To Players’ Charities

The NFL gave $1 million in grants to charities belonging to nearly 90 current and former NFL players.

04/05/2011

Drew Brees

10 Owners And Brees Take To Negotiating Table

One day before the potential lockout of the NFL players, some pretty big names, including 10 owners and a Super Bowl Champion quarterback, took to the negotiating table for the first time.

03/02/2011

Jay Cutler

Bernstein: Twitter Dividing NFL Players At A Bad Time

Commissioner Roger Goodell and the NFL owners he represents must be loving the Jay Cutler saga.

670 The Score–01/25/2011

Will Herring

Seahawks Surprise Saints In Wild Card

The NFL playoffs kicked off with the Seattle Seahawks facing the New Orleans Saints Saturday. With the Saints being knocked off in the wild card, it is now between the Seahawks or Eagles to face the Chicago Bears.

01/08/2011

Lovie Smith and Jerry Angelo

Bears GM Sticking Around

Chicago Bears general manager Jerry Angelo announced that he has no plans to step aside after this season. He even seemed to be rejuvenated with the Bears’ success this season.

01/06/2011

Jay Cutler

Shepkowski: 5 Years In, How Does Cutler Compare?

Has Jay Cutler been a disappointment as a Bear? Obviously 2009 didn’t end the way anyone wanted it to but you can’t argue what Jay has been able to do in his last 15 starts where he’s compiled a QB-rating of 93.8 and won 11 games.

670 The Score–12/22/2010

Jay Cutler

Arkush: Can Cutler Take The Next Step?

Plenty of quarterbacks don’t reach their full potential in the NFL because they don’t put in the classroom hours necessary. While Cutler is doing enough for right now, can he take his game to the next level?

670 The Score–11/24/2010

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