Archive for the ‘NFL’ Category

Adrian Peterson has groin surgery, full recovery expected soon

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson underwent surgery on his groin Thursday morning and is expected to be fully healthy in four to six weeks. This is the third straight offseason that Peterson has needed some kind of surgery. Following the 2013 season, Peterson had surgery to repair a sports hernia, ...

Derek Carr shooting up draft boards at Senior Bowl

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

The Senior Bowl is often a chance for well-regarded college prospects to solidify themselves as first-rounders thanks to the absence of the true blue-chip guys. It is a chance for those second-tier guys to make an impression on all of the executives and scouts in attendance and really move up ...

Report: Miami Dolphins don’t respect coaching staff

Monday, January 20th, 2014

To say it's been a rough year for the Miami Dolphins as a franchise would be a huge understatement. Now a report has surfaced that could make things even worst for the Fins. The Miami Herald is reporting that the Dolphins' players don't have "great respect for the coaching staff" and ...

Peyton Manning to have neck exam in March

Monday, January 13th, 2014

Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos had a good day on Sunday, topping the San Diego Chargers 24-17 in the divisional round of the NFL playoffs. The Broncos will move on to face the New England Patriots next Sunday in the AFC Championship Game, but this offseason their quarterback will ...

Mike Munchak was fired by Titans because he refused to fire assistants

Monday, January 6th, 2014

The Tennessee Titans fired head coach Mike Munchak last week after several lackluster seasons. But the team's performance on the field wasn't the only factor in Munchak's dismissal. According to reports, the 53-year-old coach refused to reshuffle his coaching staff and make substantive changes, so the franchise cut him loose. Munchak ...

Chargers and Bengals will likely play in the snow on Sunday

Saturday, January 4th, 2014

While most of the national weather forecasters are focusing on how the Green Bay Packers and San Francisco 49ers could play one of the coldest games in NFL history on Sunday, the day's other game could also be pretty crazy weather-wise. As of now, the San Diego Chargers and Cincinnati ...

Packers, 49ers will play in sub-zero temperatures

Friday, January 3rd, 2014

For a few days now we've been hearing that the game-time temperature for the Green Bay Packers' home wild card playoff game against the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday would be well below zero. As of late Thursday night the news had only gotten more extreme in that regard. As it ...

Report: Lovie Smith the favorite for Tampa Bay Buccaneers job

Monday, December 30th, 2013

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers fired head coach Greg Schiano on Monday after just two seasons on the job, and it appears the franchise is moving quickly to replace him. Reports now claim that former Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith is the favorite to replace Schiano and that a deal could ...