Johnny Manziel visits Oakland Raiders

Monday, April 7th, 2014

It's a match made in Heaven, or at least whatever after-world it is that Raiders fans are transported to. Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel is visiting Oakland today, as confirmed by various NFL reporters who talk to people that know Manziel and the Raiders organization. Manziel was most recently seen at ...

2014 NFL Draft: St. Louis Rams “actively” shopping No. 2 pick

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

With the 2014 NFL Draft still more than a month away, there are plenty of rumors out there connecting teams to multiple prospects, and those reports seem to change daily. But one story that has remained the same for weeks now is that the St. Louis Rams are looking to ...

Adam Muema: Person close to SDSU RB doesn’t know where he is

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

San Diego State running back Adam Muema made headlines on Sunday after he left the NFL Scouting Combine without working out. Muema claimed that God told him that if he left, he would wind up playing for the Seattle Seahawks. Now, a person close to Muema claims he has no ...

Report: Blake Bortles to throw at combine

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

In what came as a bit of a surprise on Tuesday, NFL Draft insider Tony Pauline reported that Central Florida quarterback Blake Bortles will throw at the NFL's scouting combine. Typically the top group of quarterbacks all sit out the throwing portion of the combine, but Bortles is clearly confident he can ...

How Michael Sam made Jason Collins matter

Monday, February 10th, 2014

When everyone made a tremendous to-do about NBA player Jason Collins coming out of the closet last year, my reaction was more along the lines of "whoop-de-doo." And not for the reasons you are probably assuming. From my perspective, Collins was not all that different from John Amaechi, another basketball player ...

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 ...

Is UCF quarterback Blake Bortles a top-five pick?

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

Central Florida quarterback Blake Bortles is currently the fastest-rising prospect in the 2014 NFL Draft, but just how high could the relatively unknown signal-caller rise? Well, according to ESPN's Todd McShay, right now he could go as high as No. 3 in the 2014 NFL Draft and be the second ...

Jets QB Geno Smith fires agents

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

It looks like new draft pick Geno Smith is already a perfect fit for the New York Jets culture of Idiocracy. USA Today is reporting that Smith fired his agents on Tuesday as a result of slipping down to the 39th spot in this year's NFL Draft. Smith was under the ...