You can’t fire 40 players. But you can fire whoever thought it would be a good idea to give The Edge (above) the ball so often.

The NFL trade deadline has come and gone, and Randy Moss is still a Raider. Tampa Bay sent DT Anthony McFarland to Indianapolis in exchange for a second-round pick in 2007. The Bucs signed CB Phillip Buchanon (waived by the Texas yesterday), while cutting Derick Strait and Dion Bynum.

The Kansas City Star’s master of self-congratulation, Jason Whitlock, indicts KC’s Carl Peterson while calling the Chiefs  “a team plugging holes in a dam with their fingers.”

New England has signed
WR Jason Gaffney to a two year deal.