AFC East: Madden '08
August, 7, 2008
By Tim Graham | ESPN.com
Posted by ESPN.com's Tim Graham
- Rochester Democrat & Chronicle columnist Bob Matthews bemoans the Bills' inability to join the Brett Favre derby.
- Associated Press reporter John Wawrow notes that RB Marshawn Lynch still isn't talking to the media, but he's doing back-flips in practice. Literally.
- Former Jets RB Darian Barnes on the Favre trade: "I couldn't care about something any less. We play against great quarterbacks all the time. We play [Tom] Brady twice. It's just another great quarterback. I respect the man, but I just don't care."
- Buffalo News reporter Rodney McKissic catches up with S Ko Simpson.
- We're bound by law to provide team-by-team reaction to the Favre trade.
- Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel scribe Omar Kelly writes RB Ronnie Brown will be a game-time decision for Saturday night's preseason opener.
- Miami Herald reporter Jeff Darlington describes how the WRs are getting on coach Tony Sparano's last nerve.
New England Patriots
- WR Randy Moss still hasn't spoken to the media, but as Boston Herald reporter John Tomase writes, Moss is make loud statements in training camp.
- Christopher L. Gasper of the Boston Globe writes LB Adalius Thomas is feeling more at home in his second season with the Patriots.
New York Jets
- New York Post columnist Mike Vaccaro reports from Beijing the Favre trade has been the talk over there, too.
- New York Daily News columnist Mike Lupica says Favre makes the Jets relevant again.
- Brendan Prunty of the Newark Star-Ledger paints the scene from Favre's first touchdown as a jet.
- Electronic Arts will release a downloadable update that puts Favre in a Jets uniform for Madden '08 players.