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Zachary Orr Forced to Retire from NFL at 24

Zachary Orr Forced to Retire from NFL at 24

Zachary Orr a linebacker with the Baltimore Ravens made an announcement on Friday that he was retiring from the NFL after learning of his congenital spinal condition. Orr, who is just 24, led Baltimore in tackles this season with 132.... 
NFL Moves Kickoff of Steelers-Chiefs Back to 8:20 pm Sunday

NFL Moves Kickoff of Steelers-Chiefs Back to 8:20 pm Sunday

The NFL moved the divisional playoff game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the host Kansas City Chiefs back to Sunday night due to an approaching ice storm. In a prepared statement that was sent out by the league on Friday afternoon,... 
New Development Football League Could Cause College Shift

New Development Football League Could Cause College Shift

A new professional football league that hopes to launch during 2018 said their intentions are not to compete with college football. The league first must get off the ground and come up with money for financing. However, if they are... 
NFL Delays Aldon Smith Reinstatement Until At Least March

NFL Delays Aldon Smith Reinstatement Until At Least March

Aldon Smith the suspended pass rusher for the Oakland Raiders is not going to be reinstated this season by the NFL. A spokesperson for the league said on Friday that the NFL deferred its decision on the petition sent by Smith for reinstatement... 
Tampa Bay Running Back Doug Martin Suspended for PEDs

Tampa Bay Running Back Doug Martin Suspended for PEDs

Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin violated the policy of the NFL for performance enhancing drugs and must serve a suspension of four games that takes effective immediately, he announced on Wednesday. Martin on Wednesday... 
Jets Head Coach Hospitalized Stays Behind When Team Leaves

Jets Head Coach Hospitalized Stays Behind When Team Leaves

Todd Bowles the head coach of the New York Jets was hospitalized on Friday for an illness that was not disclosed. Bowles did not accompany his team when they left New York to travel to New England for a Saturday games versus the Patriots. The... 
Washington’s Jordan Reed Ejected for Punching Kurt Coleman

Washington’s Jordan Reed Ejected for Punching Kurt Coleman

The Washington Redskins lost to the Carolina Panthers on Monday Night Football but went down swinging, not by giving an extraordinary effort in the loss, but through a punch that summed up the team’s Monday Night Football melt down. For... 
Tennessee Titans Quarterback Preparing for His Coldest Game

Tennessee Titans Quarterback Preparing for His Coldest Game

Tennessee Titans star quarterback Marcus Mariota played collegiate ball at Oregon in the Pacific Northwest. Last season he also saw some cold weather with temperatures dropping below 40 degrees Fahrenheit with a 33-degree wind chill... 
Jeff Fisher Relieved of Duties as Los Angeles Rams Coach

Jeff Fisher Relieved of Duties as Los Angeles Rams Coach

On Monday, the Los Angeles Rams fires embattled head coach Jeff Fisher. The decision to fire Fisher was called by COO of the Rams Kevin Demoff an organizational failure and was one that was only performance related. John Fassel, the... 
Parents of Colin Kaepernick Break Their Silence over Son

Parents of Colin Kaepernick Break Their Silence over Son

Colin Kaepernicks’s parents have ended their silence over the embattled quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers about the decision by him to kneel while the national anthem is being played prior to NFL games. Rick and Teresa Kaepernick... 
Mike Zimmer Might Miss Minnesota’s Game Thursday Due to Eye Surgery

Mike Zimmer Might Miss Minnesota’s Game Thursday Due to Eye Surgery

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer had emergency eye surgery Wednesday night, said team officials and at this time, his status is unknown for Thursday’s game with the Dallas Cowboys. Rick Spielman the general manager of the Vikings... 
Colin Kaepernick Questioned Over Shirt with Fidel Castro Picture

Colin Kaepernick Questioned Over Shirt with Fidel Castro Picture

This week, the San Francisco 49ers visit the Miami Dolphins and Colin Kaepernick the starting quarterback for the 49ers held a conference call with media members from South Florida. However, one of the reporters insisted on discussing... 
Pittsburgh Steelers Establish Chuck Noll Foundation for Brain Research

Pittsburgh Steelers Establish Chuck Noll Foundation for Brain Research

This week Art Rooney II the team president for the Pittsburgh Steelers announced the establishment of The Chuck Noll Foundation for Brain Injury Research. The new foundation will support the continued education and research related... 
Vikings Lose Again, Could There Be a Trade Coming?

Vikings Lose Again, Could There Be a Trade Coming?

The Minnesota Vikings played dreadful on Monday Night Football as Halloween was not good to them. The offensive line had a hard time stopping the pass rush of NFC North rivals the Chicago Bears. The Bears sacked the quarterback 5 times... 
Another Domestic Violence Case Involving Josh Brown Hits the NFL

Another Domestic Violence Case Involving Josh Brown Hits the NFL

Josh Brown the place kicker for the NFL’s New York Giants was put on paid leave on Friday just hours after Giants head coach Ben McAdoo had trouble answering questions on how the Giants would discipline their kicker for abusing his... 
Todd Bowles: Ryan Fitzpatrick Remains Our Quarterback

Todd Bowles: Ryan Fitzpatrick Remains Our Quarterback

The New York Jets have had a disastrous NFL season thus far and that includes their quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick. It appeared some hope was on the horizon Monday night when Todd Bowles the head coach finally yanked Fitzpatrick in favor... 
Colin Kaepernick Will Start For San Francisco This Week

Colin Kaepernick Will Start For San Francisco This Week

On offense, the San Francisco 49ers have had a number of problems during the first five weeks of the regular season. That has led Chip Kelly the head coach to make a quarterback change. Kelly announced on Wednesday that Colin Kaepernick... 
Marc Trestman Fired By Baltimore Ravens After Five Weeks

Marc Trestman Fired By Baltimore Ravens After Five Weeks

Baltimore Ravens fans must be feeling a bit of déjà vu as the team fired its offensive coordinator for the second time in four seasons during the season. The team hopes to gives its offense new life. On Monday, Baltimore announced... 
New England Patriots Put Jacoby Brissett on Injured Reserve

New England Patriots Put Jacoby Brissett on Injured Reserve

Tom Brady has not been added to the active roster of the New England Patriots, but that will happen soon if not before this article is published because they now have one spot open for him. A spot on the New England roster of 53 became... 
Chuck Pagano on the Hot Seat in Indianapolis

Chuck Pagano on the Hot Seat in Indianapolis

The NFL regular season is now a quarter over and already there is talk about coaching changes. The failure of some teams to live up to expectations has caused their respective coaches to put on the hot seat. One such team is the Indianapolis... 
Tom Brady Is Back and Ready to Put Deflategate Behind Him

Tom Brady Is Back and Ready to Put Deflategate Behind Him

In what was his first comments publicly since he returned from his four-game suspension by the  NFL, Tom Brady the star quarterback for the New England Patriots confirmed he was at Gillette Stadium Monday while moving forward in preparation... 
Dez Bryant Has Hairline Fracture of the Knee

Dez Bryant Has Hairline Fracture of the Knee

Once again the Dallas Cowboys have another delicate situation related to Dez Bryant their All-Pro wide receiver and an injury to his lower body. According to head coach Jason Garrett, a Wednesday MRI revealed that his wide receiver... 
Richard Sherman Upset By Protests Being Ignored

Richard Sherman Upset By Protests Being Ignored

Richard Sherman the All-Pro cornerback for the Seattle Seahawks said that people were still missing the point of the Colin Kaepernick and other players’ protests following police shootings in both Charlotte and Tulsa. Kaepernick... 
Jay Cutler Worried Over Thumb Injury on Throwing Hand

Jay Cutler Worried Over Thumb Injury on Throwing Hand

Jay Cutler the starting quarterback for the Chicago Bears was injured on Monday night during the third quarter of the Bears game against the Philadelphia Eagles. Cutler did not return to the game following his injury and Chicago went... 
LaDainian Tomlinson Amongst Pro Football Hall of Fame Nominees

LaDainian Tomlinson Amongst Pro Football Hall of Fame Nominees

LaDainian Tomlinson the former San Diego Chargers and New York Jets running back, in just his first year of being eligible, was amongst 94 players who were nominated this week for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Of the 94 players nominated,... 
Bruce Miller Cut by San Francisco Following Alleged Attack

Bruce Miller Cut by San Francisco Following Alleged Attack

The NFL’s San Francisco 49ers on Monday released Bruce Miller a tight end who is 29. The team made the decision to cut Miller following his arrest earlier on Monday for allegedly attacking a 70-year old man and the man’s son, who... 
NFL Roster Cuts On Saturday Include Veterans

NFL Roster Cuts On Saturday Include Veterans

The deadline for NFL teams to lower their rosters to 53 players took place on Saturday as the teams prepare for next week’s opening kickoff. For a number of players, their careers will come to an end, while others will be picked... 
Will San Francisco Pay Big Consequences for Keeping Kaepernick?

Will San Francisco Pay Big Consequences for Keeping Kaepernick?

Colin Kaepernick’s future last week was a football problem the San Francisco 49ers had to deal with. That has changed dramatically as today it is far more difficult. The protest by the quarterback during the national anthem has put... 
San Diego Chargers Pull Offer to Joey Bosa

San Diego Chargers Pull Offer to Joey Bosa

On Wednesday, the San Diego Chargers released a statement that created huge waves across the NFL on the breakdown of negotiations with Joey Bosa the overall No. 3 draft pick. The Chargers may have also put themselves into a box they... 
Former NFL Player Todd Marinovich Arrested While Naked

Former NFL Player Todd Marinovich Arrested While Naked

Todd Marinovich, a former star football player at USC who later was a member of the Los Angeles Raider was arrested in the backyard of an Irvine, California home after he was found naked and possessing marijuana, said law enforcement... 
Tony Romo and Dak Prescott Lead Dallas to Preseason Victory

Tony Romo and Dak Prescott Lead Dallas to Preseason Victory

Tony Romo led his Dallas offensive unit on a touchdown drive in his debut in the preseason once the Dallas offense quit committing costly holding penalties. At the same time, Dak Prescott the backup quarterback for the Cowboys played... 
Josh Brown Suspended for One Game by NFL

Josh Brown Suspended for One Game by NFL

Josh Brown the New York Giants kicker was handed a suspension of one game on Wednesday by the NFL for violating the league’s personal conduct policy. Late in the day on Wednesday, it was reported that Brown had been arrested in May... 
NFL Announces That Four Players Could be Suspended for Not Interviewing

NFL Announces That Four Players Could be Suspended for Not Interviewing

The NFL said it would suspend for an indefinite period four players who are currently active and at the center of a probe by the league for performance enhancing drugs, if the players fail to give interviews to the league by August... 
Panthers Start 2016 NFL Preseason Looking Better Than Before

Panthers Start 2016 NFL Preseason Looking Better Than Before

The starting offense for the Carolina Panthers played just one possession but it moved the ball down the field with ease, both on the ground as well as through the air in its loss to the Baltimore Ravens. Kelvin Benjamin returned from... 
Falcons Release Devin Hester Top Kick Returner

Falcons Release Devin Hester Top Kick Returner

On Tuesday, the Atlanta Falcons announced they released Devin Hester their veteran receiver and the NFL’s most accomplished kick returner in league history. Hester played just the final five games of last season due to an injured... 
Former NFL Coach Dennis Green Dies Aged 67

Former NFL Coach Dennis Green Dies Aged 67

Dennis Green was a father figure, mentor and coach to football players for the majority of his life. He once said that he lived for the great game of football. Green was a successful head coach of the Minnesota Vikings and the Arizona... 
New England’s Nate Ebner to Play for U.S. Rugby Team in Rio

New England’s Nate Ebner to Play for U.S. Rugby Team in Rio

The NFL is going to be represented in the 2016 Rio Olympics by Nate Ebner the special teams ace and safety with the New England Patriots. Ebner was chosen as part of the 12-man U.S. team on Monday that will travel to Rio. Rugby returned... 
New England Patriots Will Start Season Without Tom Brady

New England Patriots Will Start Season Without Tom Brady

On Friday, Tom Brady the star quarterback for the New England Patriots announced via his personal Facebook page that he would no longer appeal his suspension of four games that stemmed from his alleged participation in Deflategate. He... 
Dallas Cowboys First Team from NFL to Top Most Valuable Forbes List

Dallas Cowboys First Team from NFL to Top Most Valuable Forbes List

The Dallas Cowboys are no longer just America’s team. The Cowboys can now lay claim to being the World’s team. Regardless of the fact that the NFL franchise, owned by Jerry Jones is coming of a disastrous 4-12 season. Its quarterback... 
Feds Say Mark Sanchez, Jake Peavy and Other Athletes Were Defrauded

Feds Say Mark Sanchez, Jake Peavy and Other Athletes Were Defrauded

On Tuesday, federal investigators said several professional athletes that include Jake Peavy a pitcher for the San Francisco Giants, Roy Oswalt a retired pitcher for the Houston Astros and Mark Sanchez a quarterback for the Denver... 
Indianapolis Hoping Andrew Luck Can Move More During 2016

Indianapolis Hoping Andrew Luck Can Move More During 2016

The Indianapolis Colts are going to want more mobility from star quarterback Andrew Luck, but not in such as way that would put a scare into the ownership or fans of the Colts. Chuck Pagano the Colts head coach said that his coaches... 
Broncos Cornerback Aqib Talib Hit By Bullet in Leg

Broncos Cornerback Aqib Talib Hit By Bullet in Leg

Aqib Talib the top cornerback for the Denver Broncos suffered a bullet wound to his right leg and on Sunday was treated at a hospital in Dallas. A source with the team said that Talib would not need surgery and that team officials... 
Sam Bradford Changes Opinion on Trade

Sam Bradford Changes Opinion on Trade

The Philadelphia Eagles practice field was shared by Eagle’s No. 1 quarterback Sam Bradford and rookie draft pick Carson Wentz, for the first time on Tuesday. In addition, Doug Pederson the Eagles head coach stressed that Bradford... 
Mayor of Las Vegas Remains Confident Raiders to Relocate There

Mayor of Las Vegas Remains Confident Raiders to Relocate There

The Mayor of Las Vegas Carolyn Goodman remains confident that the NFL Oakland Raiders will relocate to Las Vegas unless a deal to move them their becomes mismanaged. During a Tuesday late afternoon radio show, Goodman stated that the... 
Jared Goff Is No. 1 Pick Overall in NFL Draft by Rams

Jared Goff Is No. 1 Pick Overall in NFL Draft by Rams

For the second time in the past seven years, the NFL’s first overall pick was used by the Los Angeles Rams to draft a quarterback. The Rams chose Jared Goff from California to begin the draft. Goff becomes the 22nd quarterback picked... 
Nike Ended Deal With Johnny Manziel Following 2015 Season

Nike Ended Deal With Johnny Manziel Following 2015 Season

Johnny Manziel keeps taking hits as the free agent, 23-year old quarterback lost his largest sponsorship deal. A spokesperson for Nike said that Manziel, who the sports footwear and apparel makers signed in March of 2014 to a multiyear... 
NFL 2016 Schedule Includes Holidays, Odd Travel and Revenge Games

NFL 2016 Schedule Includes Holidays, Odd Travel and Revenge Games

Super Bowl 50 was played just over two months ago but NFL officials released the new 2016 schedule on Thursday night in an event it considers important. The season opens where it ended, as the traditional opener on Thursday night will... 
Former New Orleans Saints Defensive End Will Smith Killed

Former New Orleans Saints Defensive End Will Smith Killed

Former New Orleans DE Will Smith was fatally shot Saturday Night in New Orleans’ Lower Garden District following what was a minor car accident, confirmed the coroner’s office on Sunday. Smith, who was just 34, was fatally shot... 
New Orleans Saints Sign Craig Robertson and Re-sign Josh Hill

New Orleans Saints Sign Craig Robertson and Re-sign Josh Hill

The New Orleans Saints were very busy today in the free agent market, signing Craig Robertson and re-signing Josh Hill. Linebacker Craig Robertson joins the Saints from the Cleveland Browns, where he played for the first four years... 
Fresh Start, Robert Griffin III, Cleveland Browns Choose Each Other

Fresh Start, Robert Griffin III, Cleveland Browns Choose Each Other

Former Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III has found a new home, with the Cleveland Browns. The 26-year old signed a two-year deal worth 15 million with the Browns on Thursday. It includes a 3.5 million dollar signing...