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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 Following DuJuan’s injury coach Mike McCarthy said of… Read more »

NFLPA Demands Aaron Hernandez Payday From Patriots

Aaron Hernandez and the NFL

The NFL Players Association (NFLPA) has filed a grievance on behalf of accused murderer Aaron Hernandez. The players union is demanding that the New England Patriots pay Hernandez $82,000 in workout bonuses that were promised under his former contract. The Patriots fired Hernandez after he was arrested and then charged with first-degree murder earlier in… Read more »

NCAA Questioned Johnny Manziel For 6 Hours

Johnny Manziel and the NCAA

Investigators for the NCAA questioned Johnny Manziel for 6 hours on Sunday. The Texas A&M Heisman Trophy winner is facing allegations that he took money from memorabilia dealers in exchange for his autograph. The questioning went down on the College Station, Texas campus, and it is still unclear if investigators were satisfied with Manziel’s answers… Read more »

Jerome Felton Suspended For 3 Games By NFL

Jerome Felton Suspension

The National Football League (NFL) on Monday handed down a three-game suspension to Minnesota Viking fullback Jerome Felton. The suspension was the result of the player’s failure to follow the league’s substance-abuse policy. Felton will be allowed to return to play when his team takes on the Pittsburgh Steelers in London on September 29. According… Read more »

MRSA Outbreak Hits Buccaneers, Two Players Sick

MRSA tampa bay bucs

MRSA has caused a problem for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, with two players falling ill after contracting the transmissible and contagious drug resistant staph infection. Due to the Bucs players’ MRSA infections, the facility was treated. Bucs Carl Nicks and Lawrence Tynes both contracted MRSA, with the latter undergoing surgery on an infected toe. Bucs… Read more »

Broncos’ Von Miller Suspended 6 Games Over Substance Abuse Violation

Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller has been suspended for six games after abusing the NFL’s substance-abuse policy. According to Miller, the suspension did not occur because of a positive drug test. NFL officials originally sought a longer sentence but came to an agreement with NFLPA negotiators. Miller’s suspension will begin on August 30, 2013, one… Read more »