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  1. Tom Brady vs. Joe Montana; too much heat on Kyle Shanahan


    Wed, 8 Feb 2017

    Just as Brady is a pair of coaching brain cramps away from dropping to 3-4 in the Super Bowl , he's also a pair of Asante Samuel and Wes Welker drops away from a perfect 7-0 résumé. If Bengals cornerback Lewis Billups hadn't bungled an easy

  2. Eternal RedZone: Super Bowl Edition Part 2


    Mon, 30 Jan 2017


    second down and five Manning. Hit as he let it dissolve. Asante Samuel came close to a team ending interception well that ..... should have taken it deeper. But they're fortunate that Samuel did intercept that one. Third down and five. Pressure

  3. Eternal RedZone: Super Bowl Edition


    Fri, 27 Jan 2017


    second down and five Manning. Hit as he let it dissolve. Asante Samuel came close to a team ending interception well that ..... should have taken it deeper. But they're fortunate that Samuel did intercept that one. Third down and five. Pressure

  4. Peyton Manning Finally Beats Tom Brady 'Top 10' Playoff Finishes


    Fri, 6 Jan 2017


    season. It's a typical wall the Colts and it's Manning than ever beat. Brady and the Patriots. He threw pick six Asante Samuel then eighteen I reaganite. We went three and got Tom Brady even on the road into the record to consider the district

  5. What we learned from Week 12 in college football


    Sun, 20 Nov 2016

    some scouts feel like his future is at wide receiver but I'd still keep him at cornerback. He is very similar to Asante Samuel . Both guys excel from off coverage, where they can use their instincts and quickness to break on balls in front of

  6. Move The Sticks notes: 6 teams likely to be looking to draft QB


    Fri, 18 Nov 2016

    anticipation and awareness. Jackson is in line to be a top prospect in the 2017 or 2018 class with a game that reminds me of Asante Samuel . He might not be the right fit for every system, but a team employing a zone scheme that allows cornerbacks to

  7. Scout sees USC's Adoree' Jackson as second-round pick


    Thu, 17 Nov 2016

    of the ball and use him in the return game. He's an Asante Samuel -type player at the next level," Jeremiah said ..... physical press corner, that's not what he is, but Samuel got his hands on a lot of footballs and made a lot of

  8. Desmond Trufant hits CB top 10; Trumaine Johnson on the spot


    Thu, 6 Oct 2016

    only had nine yards on one reception (five targets) against Trufant. The fourth-year Falcon, who reminds me of Asante Samuel , is somewhat small in stature (6-0, 190 pounds), but he plays the ball well. This week, Trufant and the Falcons

  9. Best cornerback you played against?


    Mon, 25 Jul 2016


    as you're six games in a row or inner selves are an Asante Samuel only one Gelman it was the one that stood out manned ..... Richard Sherman is is the guy that has come in that sign Samuel now. Because he understands your routes he knows the

  10. Chris Harris Jr. = true shutdown corner? 'Oh yeah -- definitely'


    Wed, 13 Jul 2016

    Most of the time, when you can look, that vision, I mean, that helps you out, too. That's why those guys ... Asante Samuel , I mean, he's a perfect guy that you can name that had all vision on the quarterback, could break on everything

  11. 11. Josh Norman - CB, Washington Redskins


    Wed, 29 Jun 2016

    Josh Norman became the sixth cornerback to switch teams in the offseason following an All-Pro selection. The others were Darrelle Revis, Nnamdi Asomugha, Asante Samuel , Eric Davis and Deion Sanders (twice). Last season, Norman faced a who's who list of receivers: DeAndre Hopkins, Dez Bryant, Julio ...

  12. Carolina Panthers rescind Josh Norman's franchise tag


    Thu, 21 Apr 2016

    switch teams in the offseason following an All-Pro selection: Nnamdi Asomugha: Raiders (2010) to Eagles (2011) Asante Samuel : Patriots (2007) to Eagles (2008) Eric Davis: 49ers (1995) to Panthers (1996) Deion Sanders: 49ers (1994

  13. Top 10 Super Bowl winners most impacted by rookie class


    Fri, 5 Feb 2016

    Round 2) » Dan Klecko, DT, Temple (Round 4) » Asante Samuel , DB, Central Florida (Round 4) » Dan Koppen, C ..... Super Bowl win in three seasons. It took some time, but Samuel would develop into one of the NFL's premier cornerbacks

  14. Manning vs. Brady: The Complete History


    Sun, 17 Jan 2016

    2007 - 2006 AFC Championship Game - IND 38 - NE 34 Recap: Brady and the Patriots struck quickly, and thanks to an Asante Samuel interception return for a touchdown, went into halftime with a 21-6 lead. Manning and the Colts wasted no time

  15. 2. Super Bowl XLII - New York Giants 17, New England Patriots 14


    Thu, 7 Jan 2016

    "So many small plays in a game can change a game," Gil Brandt says. "What if they had called in-the-grasp on Eli (Manning)? What if (David) Tyree doesn't trap the ball against his helmet ? What if Asante Samuel doesn't worry about getting his feet down and catches the (interception)?" I would only ...

  16. Rodney Harrison, Asante Samuel


    Fri, 16 Oct 2015

    New England Patriots Rodney Harrison (37) bats the ball to defensive back Asante Samuel (22) during the NFL Super Bowl XXXIX football game against the Philadelphia Eagles in Jacksonville, Florida on February 6, 2005. The Patriots won 24-21. (AP Photo/G. Newman Lowrance)

  17. Super Bowl XLII: Plaxico Burress, Ellis Hobbs III, Brandon Meriweather, Asante Samuel


    Thu, 15 Oct 2015

    New York Giants receiver Plaxico Burress (17) fails to catch a pass in the end zone while under pressure from New England Patriots defenders Ellis Hobbs III (27) Brandon Meriweather (31) and Asante Samuel (22) in the third quarter during the Super Bowl XLII football game at University of Phoenix ...

  18. Report: Iowa QB Jake Rudock might be transferring to Michigan


    Wed, 11 Mar 2015

    Jacksonville Jaguars guard Brandon Linder , Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Major Wright and former longtime NFL cornerback Asante Samuel . Mike Huguenin can be reached at You also can follow him on Twitter @MikeHuguenin

  19. Ten best free agents available


    Sat, 7 Jun 2014

    have not called Holmes up this offseason. Word travels fast around the NFL. 4. Asante Samuel , cornerback: He's past his prime as a cornerback, but Samuel still gave league-average snaps in coverage last year. That should be worth a roster

  20. Field, bench or couch?


    Fri, 16 May 2014


    in the reason I'm saying this because last year I was in a situation as a free agent and I mean I don't have an Asante Samuel type resonate but. Teams that. Later in the year decided to go to their practice squad development type players and

  21. Big-name NFL veterans still looking for a job


    Thu, 3 Apr 2014

    agent who had the team owner sit next to him at his introductory press conference. Asante Samuel was a valued starter making nearly $5 million last year. Samuel and Reed are now staring forced retirement in the face. Bailey and Reed probably

  22. Alex Mack, Finley among available free agents


    Fri, 28 Mar 2014

    a return to the Redskins as a slot cornerback. 16. Asante Samuel , CB, Atlanta Falcons : Now 33 and coming off a disappointing season plagued by injuries, Samuel wil have to wait for younger, safer cornerbacks to sign

  23. Free agency primer: Top 25 defensive backs


    Sun, 16 Mar 2014

    Looking for secondary help? You're in luck -- this year's crop of free-agent cornerbacks and safeties includes proven starters like Alterraun Verner. Marc Sessler examines.

  24. 2003 NFL Draft do-over: New Orleans Saints pick Troy Polamalu


    Thu, 13 Mar 2014

    How would the 2003 draft play out if it was held today, with the benefit of hindsight? Daniel Jeremiah revisits the first round, suggesting a new home for Pittsburgh Steelers star Troy Polamalu.

  25. Top 101 NFL free agents for 2014


    Tue, 11 Mar 2014

    Mike Mitchell , S, Carolina Panthers : He had a nice year for Ron Rivera as a big hitter in the back end. 97) Asante Samuel , CB, Atlanta Falcons : He's a great candidate to get paid just $3-4 million and still start 16 games. 98