?Erstwhile Falcon wideouts Andre Rison, Michael Haynes and Mike Pritchard, no longer benefiting from the inflated numbers of Atlanta's run-and-shoot offense, have 113 catches among them this season for the Browns, the Saints and the Broncos, respectively. The trio made a total of $8.6 million this year. For a collective $2.3 million, the Falcons have gotten 236 receptions from Eric Metcalf, Bert Emanuel and Terance Mathis.
And Finally ...
Back in September we told you this was a bad idea: In the aftermath of his July arrest for assaulting his wife, Viking quarterback Warren Moon said he had taken on too many responsibilities away from the field. He wanted to simplify his life, he said. Then, for the first eight weeks of the season, Moon worked as a game analyst for TNT on the network's Sunday night game. Sometimes he did his pre-game spot right after a Viking game, then, a couple of hours later, a postgame spot. His Moon-lighting look its toll. During the weeks in which he pulled double duty, Moon had a quarterback rating of 78.7; since TNT's broadcasts ended, his rating has been 106.8.
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