The NFL Life

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by Nick Eason (Contact)   | 17 entries



Archive: 2008

Roster cuts make for tough days in NFL

This week, we had one of the toughest days of the NFL year - final cut day. I think about 25 guys were cut today. Some of them I have become close to over the ...

It's getting down to cut time in the NFL

We have 83 guys on our roster at this time and the NFL only allows us to keep 53. You do the math!

I answer questions from some readers

First of all I just wanted to answer a few questions that were submitted by readers. Question:"Nick, I'm sure there are a lot of things the public does not know about being a pro athlete. ...

Losing sucks, but I like the Acme Club on South Ave.

Greetings. I hate losing. It sucks. It’s never good! That’s my competitive nature. I don’t care if it’s a preseason game or postseason, I hate losing! We beat ourselves. We let the Bills beat us. ...

It's Burger King dammit! Where are the burgers?

Today was a another hard day on the gridiron. My knees are on fire. Any good massage therapist out there? I really need one! Training camp is almost over. Tomorrow we travel. We play Thursday, ...

I'm thinking of growing my hair out. How about a mohawk?

Monday, we had two pad practices and it was a grind. My mind was telling my legs to move fast, but they were not listening. I think my legs went AWOL. Anyone seen them? My ...

In granddaddy's last moments came words to live by

Hello! I want to thank everyone for participating in guessing my favorite color! I had so many responses that I’m going to need a little help from my dear friend Todd Franko from the Vindy! ...

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I haven't really heard much from anyone out there? Is there anyone who is reading my blog have any questions for me? The first person that can guess my favorite color will receive a autographed ...

"NFL" means "not for long" if you don't make things happen

Tuesday was one of those long days, as is every day. My legs are getting heavier. That’s not the greatest thing considering I have a game on Friday. I will continue to ice down the ...

Grandparents' sacrifices allow for my NFL life today

Sunday was family day. All my teammates’ families were in town for practice and a cookout afterwards. All of my family is back in Georgia. As far as practice goes. It was a successful day. ...

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