Football Timeline

Cam Newton Finally Named Team Captain In Carolina

The Panther named Cam Newton team captain

It may have taken three seasons, but Cam Newton has finally been named team captain in Carolina. It’s common practice for QBs to be named team captain. At the end of training camp, players will vote on who the team leaders are. For the first two seasons of his career, Newton failed to get the… Read more »

Riley Cooper And Cary Williams Get Into Fight At Eagles Practice

Cary Williams took exception with Riley Cooper

Riley Cooper is at it again. The controversial Eagle got into a fight with teammate Cary Williams at practice Thursday. It’s been more than a month since Riley Cooper made racially insensitive comments at a Kenny Chesney concert. Since the incident, Cooper has returned to the team and produced on the field. The Eagles claim… Read more »

Broncos Seeking Revenge Against Ravens In Highly Anticipated Showdown

Peyton Manning will try to beat the Ravens

The Denver Broncos will be seeking Revenge Thursday Night against the Baltimore Ravens in a highly anticipated showdown. The AFC Divisional Round playoff rematch will kickoff the 2013 NFL season Thursday night. Last January the Ravens beat the Broncos 38-35 in overtime to advance to the Championship Game. Many in Denver blame a conservative kneel… Read more »

Jets Owner Says Mark Sanchez Is Staying In New York

Mark Sanchez will not be cut from New York

Mark Sanchez is staying in New York. Jets owner Woody Johnson has come out in support of his former franchise QB. What Johnson failed to mention was whether Sanchez’s starting job was safe. The former USC star hurt his shoulder in the Jets’ third preseason game. He’s currently listed as day-to-day but could miss multiple… Read more »

NFL Offering $10 Million For Safer Helmet Design

Concussion preventing helmets are being researched by the NFL

The NFL is offering $10 million in incentives to find a safer helmet for players. Having recently settled a concussion related lawsuit, the NFL is turning its attention to the future. The league launched its new incentive based program Wednesday. The hope is to find a safer helmet for players and increase player safety on… Read more »

10 Worst NFL Coaches In History: Big Losses And No Clue How To Coach

NFL Head Coaches - Worst Of All Time

Throughout the history of the NFL, there have been many great leaders; unfortunately, for every one great leader, there have been 10 horrid head coaching choices. So who are the worst coaches in NFL history? Our list includes coaches who were so bad that their loss column was tripled or quadrupled compared to their win… Read more »

LaDainian Tomlinson Doesn’t Think Mark Sanchez Will Be A Starter Again

LaDainian Tomlinson Talks Mark Sanchez

New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith will start on Sunday when his team takes on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. LaDainian Tomlinson believes that decision will effectively end any chance QB Mark Sanchez has of becoming an NFL starter in the future. The retired running back appeared Tuesday on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Sports Radio where in… Read more »

10 Career Ending NFL Injuries That Shocked Fans And Cut Careers Short

Bo Jackson

NFL Injuries are a daily occurrence. From quarterbacks and wide receivers to linebackers and corners, we sadly report on far too many career ending accidents. In some cases, injuries are so bad that surgery can’t save a players NFL career. In other cases, the injuries sustained can leave a player unable to walk. In the… Read more »

Georgia WR Malcolm Mitchell Hurt While Celebrating Touchdown, Out For Season

Malcolm Mitchell Injured - Out For Season

Talk about a touchdown celebration that has gone horribly wrong. Georgia wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell has been injured and will miss the rest of the college football season after injuring himself during a touchdown celebration. Mitchell didn’t even score the touchdown that led to his injury. Instead, the WR was celebrating Todd Gurley’s 75-yard touchdown… Read more »

Tyler Wilson Cut From Oakland Raiders

Tyler Wilson Leaving Raiders

Tyler Wilson, the Oakland Raiders fourth round draft pick, has been cut, according to a Sunday report from Yahoo! Sports. During the 2012 college football season, many Razorback fans had high hopes for Wilson, who ended up with the unfortunate task of helping his team through a season wrought with scandal following the affair, motorcycle… Read more »

Tim Tebow Released By Patriots

Tim Tebow Could Join Buffalo Bills If He's Cut By Patriots

Tim Tebow has been released by the New England Patriots. Tebow’s job was in jeopardy after a rough pre-season but many experts thought that he would make the cut after his performance on Thursday night. Tebow threw for two touchdowns and 90 yards to help the Patriots beat the Giants this week but it wasn’t… Read more »

Tim Tebow: Patriots Quarterback Job More Likely After Giants Game?

Tim Tebow: Patriots Quarterback Job More Likely After Giants Game?

The latest Tim Tebow news seems to say Tim Tebow’s quarterback job is more likely after throwing two touchdowns during last night’s Giants game. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Patriots owner endorsed Tim Tebow but his spot on the play roster is still not guaranteed for this coming football season. The final preseason… Read more »

NFL Settles Concussion Lawsuit With Former Players, Will Pay $765 Million

NFL Concussion Lawsuit Settled

More than 4,500 former NFL players have settled a $765 million lawsuit with the league. The money will be used to fund medical exams, pay out concussion-related compensation, and provide funds for new medical research. Under terms of the deal, the agreement “cannot be consider an admission by the NFL of liability, or an admission… Read more »

DuJuan Harris Placed On IR List

DuJuan Harris Out For Season at Green Bay

DuJuan Harris has been placed on the season-ending injured reserve list. Harris was expected to be a huge part of the team’s running game in 2013 but was injured while playing the Seattle Seahawks last week. The IR list addition was confirmed by Vic Ketchman of Packers.com. Following DuJuan’s injury coach Mike McCarthy said of… Read more »