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Brian Hoyer Shocks Minnesota In Cleveland Browns Debut

Brian Hoyer and the Browns beat the Minnesota Vikings Sunday

Not even the Cleveland Browns saw this one coming. Third string quarterback turned starter Brian Hoyer led Cleveland to the biggest upset of the NFL season with a 31-27 victory over Minnesota on Sunday night. With Trent Richardson gone and nothing to lose the Browns went all in with Brian Hoyer. He threw the ball… Read more »

49ers Players Embarrassed After Loss To Colts

49ers players sounded embarrassed after loss to Indianapolis

The San Francisco 49ers fell 27-7 to the Indianapolis Colts at home on Sunday. After the game the 49ers players sounded embarrassed with the effort they put on the field. When San Francisco got drubbed 29-3 by the Seattle Seahawks in Seattle, no one seemed that concerned. It’s Seattle! No team has louder home fans… Read more »

Bears Beat Steelers On Sunday Night Football

Sunday Night Football saw the Bears beat the Steelers.

The Chicago Bears looked every bit like a playoff team Sunday night in a 40-23 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers. Pittsburgh fell to 0-3 on the season and their playoff hopes have almost completely slipped away. Ben Roethlisberger threw for over 400 yards, but the Steelers turned the ball over four times. The Bears ran… Read more »

Jamaal Charles Crown Of Helmet Hit Ruled Legal By NFL

Jamaal Charles crown of helmet hit called legal

Today is not Jackie Battle’s day. Hours after being fined by the NFL for lowering his helmet into Texans safety Daniel Manning, a similar hit by Jamaal Charles during on Thursday night football has been ruled legal. Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles will not be fined by the NFL for using the crown… Read more »

Rob Gronkowski Upgraded To Questionable On Patriots’ Injury Report

Rob Gronkowski has been upgraded to questionable on the Patriots injury report

The return of a reliable receiver in New England could happen sooner than expected. The Patriots listed tight end Rob Gronkowski as questionable on this week’s injury report. He’s listed as doubtful the last two weeks. Rob Gronkowski was limited in Patriots practice this week while recovering from back and forearm injuries. After a stress… Read more »

Titans Jackie Battle Fined By NFL

Jackie Battle was fined for his hit on Daniel Manning

Another day, another fine handed out by the NFL for an illegal hit. Titan’s fullback Jackie Battle was fined $21,000 by the league for leading with helmet last Sunday. According to the league, Battle violated the new crown-of-helmet rule, which states a runner cannot lead with their helmet outside of the tackle box. During the… Read more »

Peyton Manning and Todd Helton, A Surprising Friendship

Peyton Manning, now in Denver, was guided by Todd Helton in college

Here’s something you probably didn’t know, future NFL Hall of Famer Peyton Manning and future MLB Hall of Famer are Todd Helton are close friends. Helton, who plays for the Colorado Rockies, has spent his entire career a mile high. Manning is new to the area. This is his second season playing for the Denver… Read more »

49ers’ Aldon Smith Arrested For DUI

linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested on suspicion of DUI friday morning

San Francisco 49ers all pro linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested for suspicion of DUI early Friday morning. He now faces a possible suspension from the league. This was not Aldon Smith’s first offense. He was arrested on similar charges in January of 2012 in Miami Beach. More recently he was involved with gun possession charges… Read more »

Chiefs Beat Eagles For Big Win On Thursday Night Football

The Chiefs start 3-0 after beating the Eagles thursday

Andy Reid and the Kansas City Chiefs beat Chip Kelly and the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday Night Football for a big win. The Chiefs are now 3-0 after finishing last season 2-14. Andy Reid and Alex Smith have brought a completely new attitude to Kansas City. It’s not a flashy team, but they get the… Read more »

49ers’ Eric Reid On Track To Start Week Three After Concussion

Eric Reid is healthy enough to play week three

San Francisco 49ers rookie safety Eric Reid is on track to start Sunday against the Colts after sustaining a concussion in week two. Great news for the Bay Area, not so much for Indianapolis. Eric Reid was drafted by the 49ers with the 18th pick of the 2013 draft to replace Dashon Goldson. Two starts… Read more »

Browns Sign Willis McGahee To Replace Trent Richardson

The Browns sign RB Willis McGahee

The Cleveland Browns, desperate to prove they’re not tanking the season after trading Trent Richardson, have reportedly signed free agent running back Willis McGahee. The real problem is, the move proves nothing. Trent Richardson was a top five draft pick for the Browns in 2012. He was 50 yards shy of rushing for 1,000 yards… Read more »

Andy Reid’s Chiefs Look For Perfect Start Against Fast Paced Eagles

Alex Smith hopes to lead Andy Reid and the Chiefs to a 3-0 start

Andy Reid and the Kansas City Chiefs take on the Eagles in Philadelphia Thursday night looking to start the season 3-0. Last season the Chiefs went 2-14. Under new coach Andy Reid they look like a legitimate playoff contender. If Kansas City can stop the Eagles high-powered offense, and Alex Smith doesn’t turn the ball… Read more »

Ndamukong Suh Is ‘That Bee’ In Strangest Quote Of NFL Season

Ndamukong Suh calls himself that bee

Detroit Lions defensive end Ndamukong Suh believes he is “that bee,” in what has to be the strangest quote of the young NFL season. Suh, coming fresh off a $100,000 fine for taking out Vikings offensive lineman John Sullivan at the knees, was recently asked about cut blocks on defensive players. His quote was one… Read more »

Tom Coughlin’s Brother Dies In Accident After Giants Game

Tom Coughlin's brother passed away is a sad accident this week

New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin has more on his mind this week than preparing for Sunday’s football game. His brother, John Coughlin, passed away in a tragic accident on his way home from New York’s week two loss to the Broncos. John Coughlin was at the Giants’ game last Sunday supporting his older… Read more »

Trent Richardson Traded To Colts In NFL Shocker

The Browns traded Trent Ricardson to the Colts Wednesday

The Cleveland Browns traded running back Trent Richardson on Wednesday to the Indianapolis Colts for a 2014 first round draft pick. The trade sent shock waves through the NFL. Trent Richardson was taken third overall by Cleveland in the 2012 NFL draft. At the time he was widely considered the best running back coming out… Read more »

Bo Pelini’s Anti-Fan Rant Won’t Get Him Fired From Nebraska

Nebraska will not fire Bo Pelini for anti-fan rant

Bo Pelini is one lucky college football coach. Nebraska has chosen not punish him for an anti-fan rant from 2011 that recently leaked. In the leaked audio tape Pelini is very open about his feelings for Cornhusker nation. He uses the f-word a lot. Almost every other word, in fact. He has since apologized for… Read more »

Super Bowl 48 Tickets Prices In 2014 Doubling From 2013 Pricing

Super Bowl 48 Tickets Prices In 2014 Doubling From 2013 Pricing

Super Bowl 48 tickets prices in 2014 will doubling from the 2013 pricing we saw in New Orleans. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Super Bowl 48 half time show features Bruno Mars. Although, apparently GWAR fans would rather see a metal act on stage for Super Bowl 48. But the musical selection is… Read more »

Brian Hoyer To Start At QB In Cleveland

Brian Hoyer will start at quarterback Sunday

The Cleveland Browns will start Brian Hoyer at quarterback Sunday against Minnesota. With regular starting quarterback Brandon Weeden out with a thumb sprain, the Browns have chosen to go with third stringer Hoyer. Sorry, Jason Campbell. For those who don’t know, Jason Campbell is the Browns second string quarterback. He was signed by Cleveland in… Read more »

High School Football Player Dies After Helmet-To-Helmet Collision

Damon James killed in helmet collision

16-year-old high school football player Damon Janes died on Monday night after suffering a deadly helmet-to-helmet collision against Portville High (New York). The Olean Times Herald reports that Janes walked off the field under his own power on Friday night, but was later rushed to Olean General Hospital and then to Buffalo’s Women & Children’s… Read more »

Brandon Lloyd Leaves NFL To Star In Zombie Movie

Brandon Lloyd stars in zombie move After Effect

Wide receiver Brandon Lloyd has been around the NFL block and is taking his talents to Hollywood. Apparently tired of the NFL, the one time 1,000 yard receiver will next be seen in the zombie movie After Effect, co-starring alongside Daniel Baldwin. Let that sink in for a moment. The straight to DVD movie follows… Read more »

Chiefs Andy Reid Focused On Game, Not Return To Philadelphia

On Thursday Andy Reid will play in Philadelphia for the first time since leaving

The Kansas City Chiefs travel to Philadelphia to face the Eagles on Thursday Night Football. For Chiefs head coach Andy Reid, the game marks his first return to the city he coached the last 14 years. During Reid’s tenure in Philly he led the team to the playoffs nine times, made it to the NFC… Read more »

Darrelle Revis Unhappy With Coach Schiano’s Strict Style

Buccaneers cornerback Darrelle Revis is unhappy playing zone coverage in Tampa Bay

Trouble is brewing in Tampa Bay. Prized offseason acquisition Darrelle Revis is reportedly unhappy with his head coach’s strict coaching style. Revis spent the first six years of his NFL career playing for Rex Ryan in New York. He became one of the league’s elite defensive players until a torn ACL put his future in… Read more »

NFL Power Rankings Topped By Seahawks

NFL power rankings topped by Seattle

Two weeks into the season and the NFL power rankings have a new number one. After a powerful beat down of the 49ers, the Seahawks have taken their rightful place on top. The Seattle Seahawks proved they’re the team to beat in 2013 with Sunday night’s 29-3 win over San Francisco. Seattle’s defense is easily… Read more »

Colin Kaepernick Was Nearly Traded To Eagles, Russell Wilson Stood In His Way

Colin Kaepernick Nearly Traded To Eagles

Colin Kaepernick and Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson faced off on Monday Night Football, but that matchup almost didn’t occur. According to a new report, Kaepernick and Wilson were both considered for a trade and draft to the Philadelphia Eagles. ESPN’s Adam Schefter claims the 49ers nearly traded Kaepernick to the Eagles. The 49ers at the… Read more »

Tim Tebow Works Out At USC, Hopes For NFL Comeback

Tim Tebow Works Out At USC, Hopes For NFL Comeback

Tim Tebow isn’t giving up his dream of playing quarterback in the NFL just yet. A few weeks after being cut by the New England Patriots, the former NFL starter was seen at the University of Southern California this week working on throwing drills. It appears that Tebow is staying in playing shape should he… Read more »

Bengals Get Signature Win Against Steelers On Monday Night Football

The Bengals got their signature win against the Bengals on Monday Night Football

The Cincinnati Bengals got the signature win they’ve been looking for against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Monday Night Football. The nationally televised game showed a Bengals team ready to take on any opponent. They overpowered the Steelers in every facet of play. Andy Dalton shredded the Steelers secondary with over 250 yards and a touchdown…. Read more »