Tampa Bay Buccaneers bench Josh Freeman

From ESPN: “The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have decided to bench quarterback Josh Freeman for rookie Mike Glennon, according to league sources. The Bucs are making the change now because they feel it is beneficial for Glennon with the bye week coming after Sunday’s game against the Arizona Cardinals, team sources told ESPN. He can start […]

Let’s talk about why everything Ray Lewis says should be disregarded

For years Ray Lewis’ job was to play linebacker in the NFL. But now that’s he’s retired, his job is now to give his analysis on the NFL. Which sounds perfectly fine on paper since Lewis is a surefire Hall of Fame linebacker. But the problem with Lewis in his new role is the fact […]

Fred Smoot calls Mike Shanahan ‘The Red Lobster’, says Robert Griffin II ‘can be a brat’

Fred Smoot joined Holden and Danny Monday on 106.7 The Fan in Washington on Monday to discuss the 0-3 start by the Redskins and what should be done. Surprising or unsurprisingly depending on what you think about Smoot, he thinks a coaching change is in order. But that’s not what I’m actually interested in. What […]

The annual ‘Brett Favre can still play’ story has arrived

It seems that every season Brett Favre thrusts himself into NFL headlines one way or another. Whether it’s talking about beating the Saints in the season opener despite being “retired” in 2010 or letting speculation about a return in 2011 run rampant, Favre just loves being in the headlines.

Detroit Lions WR Nate Burleson will need surgery on a broken arm after 1-car accident

From the AP: “The Detroit Lions say wide receiver Nate Burleson was in a one-car accident and needs surgery on a broken arm. The team said in a statement Tuesday morning that the police have confirmed alcohol was not involved.”

Rashad Johnson’s severed finger looks as horrible as you thought it would

On Monday, I posted two tweets about Arizona Cardinals safety Rashad Johnson losing the tip of one of his fingers. And if those tweets along weren’t disturbing enough, Johnson went ahead and upped the ante by tweeting pictures of his severed finger.

A stripper name ‘Sweet Pea’ reportedly hit Ravens WR Jacoby Jones with a champagne bottle

From TMZ: “Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Jacoby Jones was hurt early this morning after a brawl erupted on a party bus filled with his Ravens teammates … TMZ has learned. It happened after a night of partying in Washington D.C. celebrating Bryant McKinnie’s birthday. Sources at the scene tell us … at about 3 AM, […]

Arizona Cardinals safety Rashad Johnson lost the top of his finger on Sunday

Here are two tweets about Arizona Cardinals safety Rashad Johnson that aren’t so pleasant:

Maurice Clarret wants a tryout with the Browns

With the rise of Twitter, we get to see professional athletes completely unfiltered. Whether that be getting so upset that they try to arrange a fight with a follower. Or even giving us a window into a blind date that isn’t going so well.

In less than 24 hours, Brandon Weeden has lost his running back and maybe his job

In a move that shocked everyone except those that made the decision, the Cleveland Browns traded running back Trent Richardson to the Indianapolis Colts for a first round pick. For the Colts, the move was a no-brainer. They have now paired their young franchise quarterback with a young potentially franchise running back. The move has […]