Archive for the ‘NFL’ Category

Chicago Bears teach a valuable gambling lesson

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

"Never bet against your own team" is one of those adages you always hear, somewhere along the lines of "Never play in traffic," "never stick a knife down your toaster" and "never get involved in a land war in Asia." And yet...I just couldn't help myself. In my lifetime of watching the ...

Jadeveon Clowney to have surgery, out four to six weeks

Monday, September 8th, 2014

The Houston Texans won their opener on Sunday 17-6 over the Washington Redskins, but in the process they lost something big. No. 1 overall pick Jadeveon Clowney went down with a knee injury late in the second quarter and had to leave the game. The prognosis isn't good. Clowney tore the meniscus ...

Jim Kelly declared cancer-free

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

In what has to be one of the best sports stories in the past few years, former Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly was declared cancer-free on Thursday after follow-up biopsies this week came back negative. On June 3, 2013, Kelly announced that he had been diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma in ...

Report: Richie Incognito meeting with Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Monday, August 25th, 2014

The pariah of the NFL may actually find work this season. Yes, Meathead Hall of Fame member Richie Incognito is reportedly visiting with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Monday and could wind up being offered a contract if he's in shape. This is the first time Incognito has been in an ...

The 10 Worst Owners in Sports

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

Now that Donald Sterling has finally been removed as the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, we can finally take him off all the lists of the worst owners in sports. In fact, over the past few years, many of the long-time top contenders have left. Thanks to those departures, it's time to ...

Colts general manager calls out Trent Richardson

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

To this point in his NFL career, it's fair to say Trent Richardson has been a gigantic bust. On Wednesday Indianapolis Colts general manager Ryan Grigson all but admitted as much, calling out his 23-year-old running back and demanding he be "accountable" and "answer the bell." If he doesn't, there's a ...

J.J. Watt wants a new contract from Houston Texans

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

There is little doubt that J.J. Watt is one of the best defensive players in the NFL. After three seasons in the league, the Houston Texans defensive end feels he has proven himself and now wants a new contract that more accurately reflects his production. On Tuesday several outlets reported that ...

Cleveland Browns to announce starting quarterback on Tuesday

Friday, August 15th, 2014

In case you hadn't had enough "Johnny Football" news, we've got some more for you. On Friday, Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine said that Tuesday is his target date to name his team's starting quarterback for Week 1. Pettine says a group consisting of offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan, quarterbacks ...