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Jerry Rice Calls New Helmet Rule ‘Powder Puff’

Jerry Rice calls new rule powder puff.

NFL legend Jerry Rice is shocked at a new rule banning offensive players from lowering their helmets into defenders. He calls the rule “powder puff” and argues that players lower their heads for protection. Jerry Rice appeared on NFL Live to discuss his views of the NFL’s newest rule. He didn’t have a lot of… Read more »

Rex Ryan Promises Mark Sanchez First Offseason Snap, Nothing More

Mark Sanchez days as starting quarterback could be numbered.

Mark Sanchez’s days as the Jets starting quarterback could be numbered. Head coach Rex Ryan has promised to give Sanchez the first snap of the offseason but nothing beyond that. The news that Rex Ryan is even considering Mark Sanchez as the Jets’ starting quarterback next year may concern fans. New York might not have… Read more »

Matt Hasselbeck Cut By Titans, Nears Deal With Colts

matthew hasselbeck

Matt Hasselbeck was cut by the Tennessee Titans today, but it doesn’t look like he’ll be unemployed for long. The former Titan is reportedly nearing a deal with the Indianapolis Colts. Hasselbeck was cut today by the Titans after the quarterback refused to take a pay cut. According to Sports Illustrated, Hasselbeck was scheduled to… Read more »

Steven Jackson Signs 3-Year Deal With Falcons

Steven Jackson joins an already great Atlanta offense.

Long-time St. Louis Rams running back Steven Jackson signed a 3-year, $12 million deal with the Atlanta Falcons late Thursday night. The move for Jackson comes just two weeks after the Falcons released Michael Turner due to failing a physical. Jackson will now take over as the lead back in Atlanta after Turner’s dismissal. The… Read more »

Kansas City Chiefs Release Matt Cassel

Matt Cassel Cut By Chiefs

The Kansas City Chiefs released Matt Cassel on Thursday, ending the former starting quarterback’s rollercoaster career with the NFL team. Kansas City’s decision to part ways with Cassel comes as no surprise after acquiring Alex Smith in a trade with the San Francisco 49ers earlier in the offseason. The team held a press conference to… Read more »

Dashon Goldson, Buccaneers Reach Deal

The Buccaneers have signed Dashon Goldson to a five year contract

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed free agent defensive back Dashon Goldson. Goldson spent the first six years of his career in San Francisco and was a key piece in the team’s Super Bowl run last season. Tampa Bay is hoping he will bring the same physicality that helped define him as an all-pro on… Read more »

Anquan Boldin Shocked By Trade

Anquan Boldin has expressed shock at his trade to the 49ers

Baltimore Ravens Super Bowl hero Anquan Boldin is shocked that he was traded to the San Francisco 49ers. The trade sends Boldin from the team he won the Super Bowl with, the to the team he beat. The Anquan Boldin drama started after the Super Bowl when he said if the Ravens cut him he… Read more »