Local boy Mike Karney returns to Washington.
As always on Friday we try to provide you plenty of links and stories to get through your afternoon with accomplishing as little as possible, other than getting fired up for Sunday. We're also abstaining from all Cowboys-Patriots related links because ESPN's 24 hour coverage seems to be enough.
Never miss a local story.
Here's another story about Engram and his consistency.
Here's an AP story from Gregg Bell on the game.
A Hawks blogger and a Saints blogger go back and forth about both teams.
This week's opponent, the New Orleans Saints.
Here's a story talking about the Saints propensity to drop passes this season. Olindo Mare is the Saints kicker for now. Sometimes its easy to forget how nice it is to have Josh Brown. Running back Reggie Bush isn't allowing all controversy from his USC days to bother him.
Here's a column about the Saints and their personnel issues.
Around the NFL...
Here's a column from Sando on "scheme busters" in the NFL.
I forgot to post Gregg Easterbrook's Tuesday Morning QB earlier this week so here it is.
Besides paying a whole bunch of child support for his nine out of wedlock children, Broncos RB Travis Henry has other problems.
Call Roy Williams "Optimus Prime" he does.
Kellen Winslow thinks Joey Porter needs a hug.
Think you know about sports gambling in Las Vegas?
Add David Akers to the list of kickers who don't like the presnap timeouts to ice kickers.
&bull&bull&bull&bullI'm updating this as I go so keep checking back