Articles Tagged with nfl

Sure, I’m High: Suspended Jaguars Receiver Justin Blackmon Jailed For 3rd Time

Justin Blackmon Arrested Again

Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon, already serving a suspension for his second substance abuse incident, was arrested on Wednesday night in Oklahoma and charged with marijuana possession and driving under the influence after police picked up a “heavy smell of marijuana” emanating from his vehicle. The Oklahoma State University All-American was pulled over by… Read more »

Tony Dungy ‘Clarifies’ But Does Not Apologize For Michael Sam Comments

Tony Dungy Releases Statement

Tony Dungy – former Super Bowl-winning coach of the Indianapolis Colts – recently said that he “wouldn’t want to deal with” drafting the NFL’s first openly gay rookie player, Michael Sam. In light of the backlash surrounding those comments – reported on by the Inquisitr – Tony Dungy released a statement today clarifying his comments,… Read more »

Tim Tebow: As NFL Dreams Fade, Could He Go To Canada’s CFL?

Tim Tebow...could he make it in the NFL? Could he make it in the CFL?

Tim Tebow. The name just won’t go away, and now that football season is just around the corner, we’re bound to rehash the arguments about whether he was a great college quarterback who just doesn’t have the arm or skills to make it in the NFL or whether he’s a Christian martyr who could be… Read more »

Green Bay Packers, Aaron Rodgers Finally Looking Healthy In Training Camp

Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers are looking healthy and poised to make a run for the playoffs in 2014.

Mike McCarthy’s Green Bay Packers have made a regular habit of making the playoffs in recent years, banged up or not. Even though star quarterback Aaron Rodgers missed seven weeks last year, the team held it together and made it into the postseason. In fact, despite significant injuries, they’re made the playoffs for five straight… Read more »

ESPN: Bon Jovi-Led Group To Keep Bills In Buffalo

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A report yesterday on The Inquisitr first revealed that rocker John Bon Jovi was part of a Toronto-based group of investors seeking to purchase the Buffalo Bills franchise of the National Football League. At the time, there was talk that the Bon Jovi Bills group was interested in keeping the team in western New York…. Read more »

Fantasy Football Permeating NFL Landscape

Fantasy Football

Fantasy Football season is upon us yet again. What? It’s not even August yet! For those who are Fantasy Football aficionados, the season starts right about the same time NFL teams starting gearing up for fall camp. Fantasy sports in general have become much more popular over the last few years thanks to the pastime… Read more »

Erin Andrews to Replace Pam Oliver on NFL Sidelines

Erin Andrews replaces Pam Oliver

Erin Andrews has been promoted to the first broadcast team on Fox Sports’ coverage of the NFL starting this fall, taking over for longtime sideline reporter Pam Oliver, who will now be working with the second broadcast team. As originally reported in Sports Illustrated, Oliver, who has been with Fox Sports for almost 20 years,… Read more »

Ex-NFL Star Aaron Hernandez Murder Trial Date Set

Aaron Hernandez smiles at Charles Rankin during his murder hearing.

Former NFL star of the New England Patriots Aaron Hernandez will be put on trial for a double homicide in May of next year. Hernandez is accused of gunning down two Cape Verdean nationals, Daniel Abreu and Safiro Furtado, in 2012. According to Yahoo Sports, Hernandez showed up in court wearing a suit and tie… Read more »

Anti-Redskins Commercial Highlights Controversy Among Fans, Natives

Redskins name is still hurtful, say natives- and we still like it, say fans.

An anti-Redskins commercial that aired during the NBA finals has stirred fans on both sides of the controversy to response. The two-minute commercial has over a million views on YouTube, and a lot of angry comments. Posted by the National Congress of American Indians, it highlights the falsehood of ‘redskins’ as a term of honor… Read more »

Herschel Walker: Could Former NFL Star Really Still Play At 52?

Herschel Walker claims he could still play at 52.

Herschel Walker, the former NFL star running back with the Dallas Cowboys, Minnesota Vikings and Philadelphia Eagles, and 1982 Heisman Trophy winner, recently drew attention with two major statements. The first: former USFL team owner Donald Trump would make a good NFL owner (Trump is one of several interested in purchasing the NFL’s Buffalo Bills)…. Read more »

NFL Releases 2014 Schedule – Seahawks Kick It Off Against Packers!

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The NFL has released their 2014 schedule to the delight of pigskin fans and prognosticators everywhere. Whether you pick against the spread, straight up, or are simply an NFL fan that doesn’t contribute to the billions of dollars bet on NFL games each year, the NFL schedule release means it’s time to start thinking about… Read more »