Football Timeline

Michigan Suspends Three Players Before Outback Bowl

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Michigan has suspended three players for violating team rules ahead of the Outback Bowl on New Years Day in Tampa, Florida. Cornerback J.T. Floyd, punter Will Hagerup, and linebacker Brandin Hawthorne have all been suspended from the team. For Floyd and Hawthorne, both seniors, the Outback Bowl would have been the last game of their… Read more »

Adrian Peterson Rushes For 212 Yards, Nears NFL Record

Adrian Peterson Running Record for NFL

Adrian Peterson edged ever closer towards Eric Dickerson’s rushing record on Sunday when he destroyed the St. Louis Rams defense with 212 rushing yards including an 82-yard touchdown. The massive game for Peterson allowed him to surpass his own person career high of 1,760 rushing yards as he finished Sunday’s match with 1,812 yards on… Read more »

Jay Cutler Has Mild Knee Sprain

Jay Cutler Knee Injury

Chicago Bears starting quarterback Jay Cutler was knocked out of Sunday’s game with a neck injury, but the Bears injury report found another problem: a mild knee sprain that Cutler likely suffered during the same game. The Bears have listed the injury as a mild MCL sprain, and Cutler says he feels fine and will… Read more »

Robert Griffin III Likely To Start Sunday As Redskins Enter Playoff Push

Robert Griffin III Likely To Start Sunday As Redskins Enter Playoff Push

Robert Griffin III has been cleared to play Sunday for the Washington Redskins, leading the team as it makes an improbably run toward the playoffs. Griffin suffered an injury to his lateral collateral ligament last week, but Washington Post reporter Tracee Hamilton believes it’s a done deal. She believes that the rookie quarterback will get… Read more »

New Orleans Saints Suspensions Overturned In Bounty Scandal

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Four New Orleans Saints players had their suspensions overturned on Tuesday by former NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue in connection with the investigation of the bounty scandal associated with the team. However, three of the four players were found to have engaged in conduct detrimental to the league and will each face fines to be determined… Read more »

Oregon State Suspends Three Players After Bar Brawl

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Oregon State has suspended three players after a weekend bar brawl, and the young men have been arraigned on downgraded charges. The three Oregon State players suspended are Rudolf Fifita, 26, Mana Rosa, 21, and Dyllon Kalana Mafi, 20. Fifita, Rosa, and Mafi were arrested early Saturday after what has been described as an alcohol-influenced… Read more »

Robert Griffin III Doesn’t Have ACL Injury, Could Play Next Week

RG3 ACL Injury

Washington Redskin fans can breath a sigh of relief: Starting quarterback Robert Griffin III does not require major knee surgery. Team doctors have revealed that an MRI on Griffin’s knee shows no signs of an ACL tear. Team spokesman Tony Wyllie ruled out the ACL injury and said Redskins coach Mike Shanahan will provide an… Read more »

Cincinnati Bengals To Honor Jerry Brown With Moment Of Silence

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Cowboys player Jerry Brown was killed on Saturday morning when a car he was traveling in was involved in collision with a tree. In honor of Brown, the Cincinnati Bengals have announced plans to hold a moment of silence before Sunday’s game against the Cowboys. Brown was being driven around the city of Cincinnati by… Read more »

Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent Charged With Intoxication Manslaughter

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Josh Brent, a Dallas Cowboys defensive linesman, was arrested early this morning on a charge of intoxication manslaughter after a one-car accident that killed teammate and passenger Jerry Brown. Brown was a member of the team’s taxi squad and was also Josh Brent’s teammate at the University of Illinois. TMZ provides this summary of what… Read more »

Cops Taunt Redskins Fans Via Twitter About Arrests

Cops Taunt Redskins Fans Via Twitter About Arrests

Landover, MD – Cops taunt Redskins fans via Twitter about arrests made during a ‘Skins NFL football game. According to USA Today, while the Washington Redskins were dueling their way to a 17-16 win against the New York Giants during the last Monday night football match, the Prince Georges County Police Department decided have some… Read more »