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Touring The Nation: Around The NFL, SB Nation Style


Let's go 'Touring The Nation' on this lazy Monday afternoon and see what many of the other fine football writers here at SB Nation are discussing.

Tom Brady Wishes Wife Hadn't Made Post-Super Bowl Comments - Pats Pulpit
On the night of the Super Bowl loss, Brady said he wasn't fully aware of what was said. However, when he did find out, he wasn't happy with his wife's comments at all. Brady was asked about what exactly transpired when he found out.

"I woke up the next morning, I tapped her on the shoulder [and asked], ‘Why did you say that?' She was talking about the best player on our team, Wes Welker," Brady said.

Ryan Fitzpatrick Ranks No. 24 In Ron Jaworski Quarterback Ranking - Buffalo Rumblings
ESPN's Ron Jaworski has been methodically putting out a popular series in which he ranks and dissects the top 30 quarterbacks in the NFL. Moving in reverse order, Ryan Fitzpatrick of the Buffalo Bills has made his appearance, coming in at No. 24 overall.

To Steeler Nation, Gary Anderson Will Always Be "Mr. Automatic" - Behind the Steel Curtain
Former Steeler placekicker Gary Anderson was one of the pioneers in bringing the art of field goal kicking to a whole new level of accuracy. And even though he's known by many fans as the man who ruined the Vikings '98 season, Anderson will always be beloved in Steeler Country, especially for his game-winning field goal in a playoff game against the Oilers.

The Ideal Offensive Lineman - Baltimore Beat Down

Greg Gabriel of the National Football Post wrote an interesting article titled, 'The Most Difficult Position To Scout,' detailing how difficult it is for scouts to look at an offensive lineman and determine success.

Steelers GM Expecting RB Rashard Mendenhall And DT Casey Hampton To The PUP List - Cincy Jungle

According to Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert, Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall and defensive tackle Casey Hampton are expected to start the 2012 regular season on the Physically Unable to Perform list.

Did LaDainian Tomlinson Or Marshall Faulk Have The Best Fantasy Football Season Ever? - Turf Show Times
Did LaDainian Tomlinson or Marshall Faulk have the best fantasy football season ever?

Ken Whisenhunt Puts Pressure On Beanie Wells - Revenge of the Birds
"He's got to work himself back into being ready. We've done the right thing with Beanie, as far as the off-season. He's got to bust his tail over the next few weeks to be ready for training camp because we've had some guys look good there."

Brian Banks In Town For 49ers Workout - Niners Nation
We open the floor for discussion of Brian Banks workout with the 49ers.

Best Redskins Error Football Card Ever - Hogs Haven
A collection of Redskins Error Cards, including Shaun Alexander pictured as Reed Doughty and a Cam Newton one.

Might The Eagles Trade For Colt McCoy? - Bleeding Green Nation
If it was for a 7th round pick, maybe even a conditional one depending on whether he makes the team... I'd be ok with him competing for the backup job with Mike Kafka instead of Trent Edwards.

Cowboys Rank No. 16 In First Power Ranking Of The Year - Blogging The Boys
A closer look at where's Gil Brandt ranks the Cowboys in his first power rankings of the season.

The Falcons Know The NFL Has Changed - The Falcoholic
It's too little, too late for the last few seasons, but all indications are that the Falcons are changing to fit the times.

The Drew Brees Contract Status: 29 Days Til Breesageddon - Canal Street Chronicles
The Drew Brees Contract Status: 29 Days Til Breesageddon. Mike Triplett breaks down the contract situation between Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints.