Football Timeline

Marc Trestman Hired As Chicago Bears New Head Coach

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The Chicago Bears have hired Marc Trestman as their new head coach. The Bears fired Lovie Smith after missing the playoffs this year. According to the Chicago Tribune, Trestman will be the 14th head coach of the Chicago Bears in team history. He will be officially introduced later today. Trestman isn’t a household name in… Read more »

Chicago Bears Coach Hunt Down To Final Three Candidates

Chicago Bears Coach Hunt Down To Final Three Candidates

The ongoing Chicago Bears coach saga looks like it will come to an end shortly, with only three candidates remaining for the head coach role at Soldier Field. Seattle Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell and defensive coordinator Gus Bradley (also a strong favorite for the Eagles job) were both “heading toward second interviews,” Seahawks coach… Read more »

Dunder Mifflin Paper Company To Crowdsource Super Bowl Ad Ideas

Dunder Mifflin Super Bowl Ad

The Dunder Mifflin paper company isn’t just a fictional business from the hit NBC series The Office. In 2011, NBC Universal teamed up with the Quill paper company to create a real world paper product. Now Dunder Mifflin is planning to run its first Super Bowl advertisement. Dunder Mifflin has partnered with crowdsourcing platform Tongal… Read more »

QB Casey Pachall Finishes Rehab, Returns To TCU

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QB Casey Pachall has finished rehab. The former TCU quarterback returned to the team on Sunday to take part in team meetings. Pachall left TCU in October to seek treatment shortly after he was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving. Pachall also admitted in early 2012 that he smoked marijuana and failed a team drug… Read more »

Jay Gruden Interview: Bengals Assistant Gets Looks From Chargers, Jaguars

Jay Gruden Interview: Bengals Assistant Gets A Look From San Diego Chargers

Jay Gruden has an interview with the San Diego Chargers as the in-demand Cincinnati Bengals offensive coordinator continues his tour of coaching vacancies. After interviewing with the Arizona Cardinals, the younger brother of coach turned analyst Jon Gruden is set to meet with the Philadelphia Eagles and Jacksonville Jaguars this week as well. The Chargers… Read more »

Chris Rainey Kicked Off Pittsburgh Steelers Roster After Beating Girlfriend

Chris Rainey Kicked Off Steelers

Running back Chris Rainey has been fired from his role with the Pittsburgh Steelers after he allegedly beat his girlfriend on Thursday morning. Following the attack, Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert said: “Chris Rainey’s actions this morning were extremely disappointing. Under the circumstances and due to this conduct, Chris will no longer be a member… Read more »

Junior Seau Disease: NFL Great Had Brain Ailment Caused By Repeated Head Injuries

Junior Seau Disease: NFL Great Had Brain Ailment Caused By Repeated Head Injuries

Junior Seau had a disease brought on by “exposure to repetitive head injuries” when he killed himself last year, the National Institutes of Health has reported. The NIH completed a study of Seau’s brain, finding adnormalities consistent with the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). The NIH studied three unidentified brains, one of which… Read more »

Redskins Need A Name Change, Says D.C. Mayor


Washington D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray gave the Washington Redskins an ultimatum today: If the team ever wants to relocate back into the city limits the Redskins have to consider a name change. Gray said: “I think that if they get serious with the team coming back to Washington, there’s no doubt there’s going to… Read more »