The Alliance of American Football continues to seek out people with past NFL ties to head their franchises.
According to Alex Marvez of Sirius XM NFL Radio, former Dallas Cowboys fullback Daryl Johnson and former San Diego Chargers head coach Mike Riley are expected to be named Cheap Jerseys Made In China as the General Manager and head coach of the AAF’s San Antoinio franchise.
Johnston spent 11 years as a player with the Cowboys and has been a longtime color analyst on FOX broadcasts of NFL games.
Riley has spent most of his coaching career in the college ranks, but spent three years as head coach of the Chargers from 1999-2001. After a one-year stint as an associated head coach with the New Orleans Saints, he returned to his former job as head coach at Oregon State University in 2003.
Johnston and Riley would be the latest of a growing group of people with NFL backgrounds latching onto the AAF. Like Martz, Brad Childress, Mike Singletary, Rick Neuheisel, Dennis Erickson, Phil Savage, Michael Vick, Steve Spurrier, Jon Kitna and Larry Marmie are among the former players, coaches and front office staff joining the fledgling league.
One year ago, Webb, literally stepping up to the plate, lined a clean single to right field off Cheridan Hawkins, a three-time All-America pitcher at Oregon, at the Landon Collins Celebrity Softball Game.
It was cool with the reaction, everybody was high-fiving Cheap Jerseys NBA Jerseys me, chest-bumping me, Webb recalled, smiling. Eli was pretty impressed. I kinda showed ’em I can hit a little bit, I’m athletic.
After last year’s smashing success, Collins — helped along by Giants super fan Joe Ruback, known as License Plate Guy — stages his second softball extravaganza Saturday night at Palisades Credit Union Park in Pomona, featuring an impressive array of current Giants and members of the two most recent Super Bowl teams, with proceeds going to Tom Coughlin’s Jay Fund (don’t be surprised if Coughlin makes an appearance). Webb is eyeing safety Andrew Adams, the winner of last year’s home-run-hitting contest, swatting 16 out of the yard.