Football Timeline

Tony Dungy ‘Clarifies’ But Does Not Apologize For Michael Sam Comments

Tony Dungy Releases Statement

Tony Dungy – former Super Bowl-winning coach of the Indianapolis Colts – recently said that he “wouldn’t want to deal with” drafting the NFL’s first openly gay rookie player, Michael Sam. In light of the backlash surrounding those comments – reported on by the Inquisitr – Tony Dungy released a statement today clarifying his comments,… Read more »

Johnny Manziel: Johnny Football Is Number One NFL QB In One Category

Johnny Manziel tops all NFL QBs in jersey sales.

Johnny Manziel, also known as “Johnny Football,” will undoubtedly get the lion’s share of the attention the media gives to rookies going into this year’s football season. The Texas A&M alum hasn’t taken a snap yet in a pro game, but the Cleveland Browns’ second choice in the 2014 entry draft — and, as pointed… Read more »

Tim Tebow: As NFL Dreams Fade, Could He Go To Canada’s CFL?

Tim Tebow...could he make it in the NFL? Could he make it in the CFL?

Tim Tebow. The name just won’t go away, and now that football season is just around the corner, we’re bound to rehash the arguments about whether he was a great college quarterback who just doesn’t have the arm or skills to make it in the NFL or whether he’s a Christian martyr who could be… Read more »

Green Bay Packers, Aaron Rodgers Finally Looking Healthy In Training Camp

Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers are looking healthy and poised to make a run for the playoffs in 2014.

Mike McCarthy’s Green Bay Packers have made a regular habit of making the playoffs in recent years, banged up or not. Even though star quarterback Aaron Rodgers missed seven weeks last year, the team held it together and made it into the postseason. In fact, despite significant injuries, they’re made the playoffs for five straight… Read more »

Oakland Raiders, San Francisco 49ers Could Share Home Stadium

Could the Oakland Raiders and San Francisco 49ers share a stadium? Should they?

The Oakland Raiders are having landlord issues. You know, the kind that make you want to move out and find new digs. Now, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has stepped in and suggested that the Oakland Raiders’ solution — or at least temporary solution — might be to find a new roommate. And who does the… Read more »

Erin Andrews to Replace Pam Oliver on NFL Sidelines

Erin Andrews replaces Pam Oliver

Erin Andrews has been promoted to the first broadcast team on Fox Sports’ coverage of the NFL starting this fall, taking over for longtime sideline reporter Pam Oliver, who will now be working with the second broadcast team. As originally reported in Sports Illustrated, Oliver, who has been with Fox Sports for almost 20 years,… Read more »

Mike Tomlin Excited About Pittsburgh Steelers’ Ground Game

Mike Tomlin excited about Steelers'

Mike Tomlin has a bevy of running backs and he says the division of labor is going to have to sort itself out as the season goes along. When last we saw Mike Tomlin, he was explaining how he didn’t blame anyone but himself when it came to his Pittsburgh Steelers missing the playoffs. His… Read more »

Josh Gordon Arrested: Cleveland Browns Star Charged With DWI

Josh Gordon Arrested: Cleveland Browns Star Charged With DWI

Josh Gordon has been arrested again, casting doubt on the future the talented but troubled Cleveland Browns wide receiver. Gordon was taken into custody in Raleigh, North Carolina, in the early morning hours on Saturday. Police said he was going 50 miles per hour in a 35 mile per hour zone on U.S. 70. Raleigh… Read more »

Washington Redskins Trademark Dispute Started By Navajo Woman Amanda Blackhorse

Washington Redskins Trademark Dispute Started By Navajo Woman Amanda Blackhorse

The Washington Redskins trademark dispute seemingly came out of nowhere, with a letter from Democratic senators seemingly getting the ball running. But it turns out that a Navajo woman named Amanda Blackhorse and four other plaintiffs were the people who convinced the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) that the team’s name Redskins was “disparaging”… Read more »