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NFL Rumors: DeSean Jackson To Reunite With Michael Vick In New York

vick and jackson to reunite with jets

With Michael Vick signing Friday with the New York Jets, could a reunion with his former teammate DeSean Jackson be far behind? According to multiple sources, the New York Jets have inquired about trading for much maligned wide receiver. As recently reported by Inquistr, Jackson is apparently on the trading block because of disagreements with… Read more »

Should Michael Vick Start For The New York Jets Over Geno Smith Week 1?

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Michael Vick has officially been signed by the New York Jets and immediately the phrase “quarterback controversy” has been mentioned. Forget the off-the-field history that’s plagued Michael throughout his career. On the field, the 34-year-old Vick brings a wealth of experience, talent and stability to a position that has eluded the Rex Ryan and the… Read more »

Pontiac Silverdome Scoreboard, Seats And Signs Up For Auction

Pontiac Silverdome

The Pontiac Silverdome is due to auction off its fixtures and fittings to the highest bidder this spring. The Silverdome, which opened nearly 40 years ago, has only been used sporadically since 2002, after the Detroit Lions moved to Ford Field in Detroit. Almost everything from the Silverdome is to be sold in a massive… Read more »

Johnny Manziel Deemed A Bust By ESPN Analyst

Johnny Manziel - Is he worth a top pick in the 2014 NFL Draft

Johnny Manziel seems to evoke emotion in people, whether it be positive or negative. Many sing Manziel’s praises – outstanding mobility, elusive, can extend plays, great leader, competitor, improviser, etc. Others believe that he was a great college quaterback, but will not have the discipline to make it big in the NFL. You can count… Read more »

New England Patriots Lie On Injury Reports, Disgruntled Ex-Players Allege

New England Patriots injury reports

The New England Patriots under Coach Bill Belichick have always been secretive about injuries endured by their players. The policy stems from Belichick’s determination to deny his opponents any possible advantage, and that includes information. But teams are required to file injury reports with the NFL office, and two former Patriots now say that the… Read more »

Michael Vick: Weekend Visit With New York Jets

Vicks Weekend With The Jets

Michael Vick makes headlines today, because he is going to visit the New York Jets this weekend as a free agent, according to Eliot Shorr-Parks of NJ.com. Michael Vick is a free agent who currently hasn’t visited any team through this period. However, that is all about to change this weekend. If Vick has a… Read more »

Jared Allen Job Shopping With Cowboys, Seahawks

Jared Allen is shopping himself around

Jared Allen is one of the most sought after defensive players in the NFL this year. The Minnesota Viking seems to be enjoying the free agency period as Allen’s name has been mentioned in connection with the Dallas Cowboys, the Seattle Seahawks and a host of other teams. NFL.com reports that Allen just wrapped up… Read more »

Julius Peppers Signs With Rival Green Bay Packers

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The Green Bay Packers snatched up Julius Peppers, the defensive end formerly of the rival Chicago Bears. The signing helps beef up a defense that was lacking production last year, and could prove to be the missing piece that helps catapult the Green Bay Packers to the Super Bowl. While the announcement hasn’t been made… Read more »

New England Patriots: Revis In, But Vince Wilfork Now On Way Out

New England Patriots Vince Wilfork

The New England Patriots, in the course of fewer than 48 hours, lost one of their most important defensive pieces, replaced him with an upgrade — and then, in news that stunned Patriots fans, now look like they are about to lose another fundamental member of their defensive unit. After the Patriots pressured him to… Read more »

Eric Decker Gives Up On Super Bowl Dreams; Signs With Jets

Eric Decker has signed with the New York Jets.

Eric Decker — the prolific wide receiver who has been a favorite target for Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning over the last couple of seasons — has apparently decided to leave Denver and instead become the newest member of the New York Jets, according to a report on ESPN.com. Decker apparently has agreed to a… Read more »

NFL Rumors: Darrelle Revis To Patriots; Michael Vick To New York Jets

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With the Tampa Bay Bucs desperately looking to offload Darrelle Revis, a potential suitor may be Bill Belicheck and the New England Patriots, sending shock waves throughout the AFC East, most notably with Revis’ former team, the Rex Ryan lead New York Jets. According to the USA Today: “The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were working frantically… Read more »

Jonathan Martin Traded To San Francisco 49ers

Jonathan Martin to play for 49ers.

Jonathan Martin — the former Miami Dolphins offensive lineman who quit his team last year after allegedly being bullied by teammate Richie Incognito — has now found a new home in San Francisco, where he will suit up for the 49ers during the 2014 season. The move to the 49ers is a homecoming of sorts… Read more »

Green Bay Packers Defense Still Needs Work After Sam Shields Signing

green bay packers defense sam shields

The Green Bay Packers defense took a big step in the right direction on Saturday in resigning the number five cornerback available on the free agent market this offseason. Shields, 26, has played all four of his seasons for the Green Bay Packers, signed as an undrafted free agent in 2010. Formerly a wide receiver… Read more »

Chicago Bears Part Ways With Devin Hester

Chicago Bears - Devin Hester will not be brought back next season

Chicago Bears fans will never again hear the phrase, “Devin Hester, you are RIDICULOUS,” coined by Bears color analyst, Jeff Joniak, and screamed out as Hester streaked down the sidelines for another Bears touchdown. After eight action packed seasons, the Chicago Bears and Devin Hester are parting ways. Hester will likely go down in Bear,… Read more »