Bucs DE Gaines Adams is well on his way to becoming a bust in Tampa Bay, which seems in keeping with many linemen selected in the 2007 draft, writes Len Pasquarelli.
If USC's Pete Carroll were to accept the Atlanta Falcons' job, one of his first hires might be free-agent Tampa Bay defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Bill Parcells was pursued by the team 20 years ago, too, Len Pasquarelli writes. It fell through then, too.
The loss of LB Rosevelt Colvin to a season-ending injury won't necessarily test the maturity and smarts of the remaining Patriots linebackers, but it will test their mettle and stamina.
For the Falcons to realize the cap benefits they desire in conjunction with the Michael Vick contract default, the quarterback must actually repay them the money. That could set up a nasty situation, Len Pasqaurelli writes.
With a division title now a realistic goal, the Bucs are looking for help, Len Pasquarelli writes in Tip Sheet notes.
Cornerback DeAngelo Hall might not have much of a future in Atlanta, Len Pasquarelli writes in Tip Sheet notes.
From Kyle Turley looking like his old self and seeking one more chance to Chris Simms' future in Tampa Bay to supplemental draft rumblings, Len Pasquarelli covers it all in his Tip Sheet notes.
From the new rage in contracts to new concerns in Indy to the old guard wondering what went wrong, Len Pasquarelli covers it all in his Tip Sheet notes.
From how realistic the NFL's new whistle-blower plan on concussions is to some positive news on Michael Vick, Len Pasquarelli covers it all in his Tip Sheet notes.
From Ken Whisenhunt's touches on the Cardinals' D to recapping Ted Ginn Jr.'s workout to the list, punts and much more, Len Pasquarelli covers it all in his Tip Sheet notes.
The Buccaneers' interest in Saints DE Charles Grant could be an ominous sign for Simeon Rice's future in Tampa Bay, writes Len Pasquarelli.
By getting more minority coaches into the "pipeline," the NFL is ensuring that it will continue to build diversity in its coaching ranks, Len Pasquarelli writes.
Troy Smith's terrible performance versus Florida on Monday did not advance his draft stock, Len Pasquarelli writes.
The Eagles are as hot as any team in the NFC as the playoffs get ready to start, writes Len Pasquarelli.
If Atlanta owner Arthur Blank dismisses head coach Jim Mora next week, money could drive the decision, Len Pasquarelli explains in his Inside Tip Sheet notes.