Articles Tagged with nfl

Jon Bon Jovi Dumped From Group Bidding For Buffalo Bills

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Jon Bon Jovi was reportedly dumped from Bon Jovi group, leaving him out of the bid to buy the Buffalo Bills. The news may come as no surprise to many as the Inquisitr earlier reported that Jon Bon Jovi and his group were weak compared to others involved in the bidding. According to CBS Sports,… Read more »

San Diego Chargers Broadcaster Suspended For Anti-Semitic Remark

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San Diego Chargers radio analyst Hank Bauer was suspended for one game for an anti-Semitic “joke.” At the end of the broadcast of the pre-season game between the Chargers and the San Francisco 49ers, Bauer made an idiotic comment that stereotyped Jews for being cheap. The Chargers subsequently pulled him off the next game’s broadcast…. Read more »

Michael Sam; St. Louis Rams Cut First Openly Gay NFL Player

Michael Sam, first openly gay man drafted by an NFL team, was cut today.

Michael Sam, the NFL’s first openly gay player, will never get the chance to play a regular season NFL game – at least not for the St. Louis Rams. According to an ABC News report, the St. Louis Rams cut Michael Sam today, putting him on waivers as of 4 P.M. Eastern Standard Time. Normally,… Read more »

Josh Gordon: Why The NFL’s Drug Policy Is Stupid, Exhibit A

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Yesterday, the NFL handed down a one-year suspension to Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon (see this Inquisitr article) for violating the league’s drug policy (for the third time, it should be noted). You heard that right: a one-year suspension. For smoking pot. Let’s be clear about something from the outset: I am in no… Read more »

Michael Vick Tells Ray Rice He Must Continue To Make Amends

Michael Vick talks to Ray Rice

Michael Vick knows a thing or two about getting the public back on his side after making unpopular decisions. Vick is now trying to help Ray Rice with a little bit of wisdom. Michael recently came out and talked about the incident involving Ray Rice and his now fiance. Vick was referencing the event where… Read more »

Ryan Mallett Looking Like Next Ryan Leaf

Ryan Mallett looking bad again

Ryan Mallet entered his final college football season as one of the best quarterbacks to ever play at the University of Arkansas. Now Mallet is looking an awful lot like an NFL bust who will follow in the footsteps of quarterback flameouts like Ryan Leaf. Mallet was picked up by the New England Patriots in… Read more »

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

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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 »