Matt Prater to be suspended for first four games for alcohol-related violation

Denver Broncos kicker Matt Prater has been notified by the NFL that he will be suspended for the first four games of the season. The suspension stems from Prater violating the league’s substance abuse policy. The violation, according to the Denver Post, was alcohol-related.

Matt Simms celebrates touchdown by salsa dancing, referee is entertained

During the 4th quarter of the Giants’ 35-24 preseason win over the Jets, Jets QB Matt Simms connected with WR Greg Salas for an 11-yard touchdown. To celebrate, Simms decided to try his hand at Giants WR Victor Cruz’s signature salsa dance.

The turf at the 49ers’ new stadium is already being replaced

Guess what? They're tearing up some of the turf right now at #49ers Levi's Stadium. Our Newschopper 2 got pics: pic.twitter.com/9kp9RNxo3z — Sal Castaneda (@sal_castaneda) August 21, 2014 First, a fan dies of a heart attack during the first game ever held at Levi’s Stadium. And now, the turf is being replaced. It’s safe to […]

Mike Pettine: There’s a scenario where Johnny Manziel doesn’t play this season

If you ask most people, there was just no way that Mike Pettine would start anyone other than Johnny Manziel at quarterback in Week 1 against the Steelers. But Pettine surprised everyone by naming Brian Hoyer his starter.

Robert Grifin III has a message for his doubters

It should be clear by now that the tear down of Robert Griffin III is underway. Opposing teams believe that he’s not the best quarterback on the roster and his teammates reportedly hate him.

Andre Johnson is not a fan of the increased penalties in the preseason

Houston Texans WR Andre Johnson has been quiet since arriving to training camp. If you recall, Johnson was looking to be traded this offseason but once he saw that the Texans wasn’t going to do that, he let it go.

Tony Gonzalez says he might be tempted to return if a contender calls him

Future Hall of Fame TE Tony Gonzalez says that he is retired. He has a job with CBS for the upcoming season as well. But Gonzalez claims that his status has not stopped teams from calling him to make a comeback. Gonzalez admitted that he might be tempted to return if a playoff contender calls […]

Eric Fisher is still struggling after being moved from left to right tackle

Back in 2013 NFL Draft, the Kansas City Chiefs surprised everyone by taking Eric Fisher with the #1 overall pick. Fisher struggled during his rookie season which led to him being moved to right tackle.To make matters worst, Fisher had offseason shoulder surgery which he still hasn’t recovered from.

Jim Irsay is trying to get his trial date pushed back

With the preseason in full swing and the NFL dealing with other issues, Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay’s situation has flown under the radar. If you recall, Irsay was arrested and charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated and operating a vehicle with a controlled substance in his body.

NFL headline: Manziel Fingers The Redskins (Photo)

Someone may be losing their job today. [@BuffaloAdam via Awful Announcing]