Last month, former NFL G.M. Bill Polian drew plenty of attention for his opinion that Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson should move to receiver at the next level. Jackson’s former college teammate, cornerback Jaire Alexander, was stunned by the suggestion that Jackson should stop playing quarterback. “I was like, ‘What?'” Alexander said during a Tuesday visit [more]
Not positioned as a competitor to the NFL, the Alliance of American Football has names liked Bill Polian, Jared Allen, Justin Tuck, and Troy Polamalu involved. In the wake of the announced return of the XFL, another football league is coming to the United States. Show More Summary
To say Kyle Brandt was fired up on this day would be an understatement. What got the NFL Network host so fired up was former Indianapolis Colts GM Bill Polian suggesting that Lamar Jackson was too small at 6’3? to play the quarterback position and he should try his luck at wide receiver instead. That set […]
When Kramer found himself driving a public bus after knocking out the man who had hijacked it, Kramer explained that he kept making all the stops because the passengers kept ringing the bell. As former NFL G.M. and ESPN analyst Bill Polian keeps ringing the bell on Lamar Jackson, we have no choice but to keep [more]
Bill Polian has a shovel. And he won’t stop digging. The Hall of Fame G.M. has become an unlikely hot-take Vesuvius this week, from his thoughts on what the Eagles should want for Nick Foles to Polian’s belief that former Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson should play receiver at the next level. Along the way, Polian [more]
On Monday, ESPN analyst Bill Polian reiterated his belief that former Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson should switch to receiver at the next level. Many disagreed, including another ESPN analyst. Said Damien Woody, “[People] already want Lamar Jackson to switch positions?! We’ve seen plenty of bum QBs, that are still in the league... get [more]
Just when you thought Bill Polian stating Lamar Jackson should quit trying to be a quarterback because he can’t throw and is too short at 6’3?, he actually said something even worse the same day. The former Indianapolis Colts GM said after backup QB Nick Foles stepped in and won the Super Bowl this past season, […]
Bill Polian’s track record is undeniable. As general manager of the Buffalo Bills, he cobbled together the lineups that advanced to four straight Super Bowls. With Polian at the personnel helm, the expansion Carolina Panthers advanced to the NFC championship game in just their second year of existence. Polian then concluded his career by shaping […]
Hall of Fame GM thinks Philly should try to get two first- AND two second-round picks for their backup QB
Bill Polian is a Hall of Fame General Manager, but as an ESPN analyst he’s struggling to get his stories straight. Polian says the Eagles should turn down anything but a monster trade offer for backup quarterback Nick Foles. According to Polian, a reliable backup like Foles is so valuable that the Eagles shouldn’t even [more]
Former G.M. Bill Polian said Monday that former Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson should move to receiver. As it turns out, that was only the second dumbest thing Polian said Monday. Polian also said that the Eagles should not listen to any offers for backup quarterback Nick Foles unless they start with a pair of first-round [more]
Friday’s PFT Live included a visit with Jets quarterback Josh McCown. And it eventually became apparent that McCown is a budding draft expert. “For me that’s part of what I enjoy doing,” McCown said regarding the analysis of incoming rookie quarterbacks. “I’ve got a computer set up in my office here at the house with [more]
Most people who have two working eyes could tell you that Lamar Jackson has more than enough in the tank to at least deserve the opportunity to prove that he’s an NFL quarterback. Then there’s Bill Polian, who laid out some ridiculous reasons as to why he shouldn’t be given that opportunity. The former Colts GM […]
Polian doesn’t think the 6-foot-3 Jackson is tall enough to play quarterback.
Bill Polian still believes Lamar Jackson should switch to wide receiver.
With NFL trade rumors quickly surfacing after the Super Bowl that the Philadelphia Eagles’ Nick Foles will head to a new team, it’s brought up speculation on what he’s worth. At least one former general manager believes he’s worth quite a bit, although many others may disagree. Show More Summary
Lamar Jackson won a Heisman Trophy as a quarterback at Louisville, but one Hall of Fame G.M. doesn’t think much of Jackson’s chances at the next level. Bill Polian said on ESPN today that Jackson has neither the size nor the passing ability to become a franchise quarterback. “Short and a little bit slight,” Polian [more]
Bill Polian, Tony Dungy and Peyton Manning each played a role in helping the Indianapolis Colts decide to hire Frank Reich as head coach.
“Frank’s demeanor, his intelligence – with Andrew, it’s going to work,” Polian said.
Bill Polian picked Frank Reich three times already. So it’s natural that the Hall of Fame General Manager thinks one of his old teams nailed it by hiring Reich as their head coach. Via Mike Chappell of Fox 59, Polian gave the Colts rave reviews for the hire, which seems natural. Polian drafted Reich in [more]