Brian Urlacher says the Bears designated a player to fake injuries to slow opponents down

Brian Urlacher’s departure was unceremonious to say the least. Long story short, Urlacher wanted to play another year, but the Bears didn’t really want him any longer. So they offered him an one-year, $2 million contract, that Urlacher rejected. So instead of testing free agency and possibly signing with another team, Urlacher retired and took […]

Robert Kraft: I love Tim Tebow and I very much wanted him on the team

Patriots owner Robert Kraft appeared on CBS This Morning on Tuesday to discuss the concussion settlement and the Patroits’ hectic offseason. But before Kraft could flee the scene, host Charlie Rose asked Kraft to discuss the release of Tim Tebow because there was just no way Rose was going to let Kraft leave without talking […]

Tony Romo says he’s discovered ‘something special’ with change in throwing motion

Cowboys fans have been waiting for the day that Tony Romo finally puts it all together. Throughout his career, Romo has had peaks and valleys in his performance with many of his valleys coming in the biggest of games.

Johnny Manziel has a fan in Joe Flacco

You won’t find two bigger opposites than Johnny Manziel and Joe Flacco. On the field, Manziel is electrifying while Flacco is rather boring. Off the field Manziel lives a life that most admire while Flacco lives a life that’s rather boring. So on the surface, wouldn’t expect Flacco to be drawn to a college quarterback […]

Ray Lewis insinuates that the NFL was behind the power outage during Super Bowl XLVII

Now that Ray Lewis is retired and now an ESPN employee, any outrageous comments that come out of his mouth will be scrutinized. So he knows he has to be really careful. But Lewis seemingly forgot about being careful about what he says in public during an appearance on NFL Films’ “America’ Game” series.

The Tim Tebow experiment in New England is over

From ESPN: “The New England Patriots have released polarizing quarterback Tim Tebow, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. Tebow, who signed with the Patriots in June, struggled to find consistency throughout the preseason. He never seriously threatened Ryan Mallett for the backup job behind Tom Brady.” Fin.

If there is a ‘SEC of the NFL’, Redskins GM Bruce Allen thinks it’s the NFC East

Washington Redskins GM Bruce Allen joined Chris Russell and Rich Campbell on ESPN 980 to discuss the upcoming Redskins meeting and how his team could build on last season’s success and become a 12-win perennial NFL power.

The NFL reportedly put pressure on ESPN to abandon concussion documentary

On Thursday, seemingly out the blue, PBS announced that ESPN had decided to abandon a joint project between ESPN and Frontline around concussion issues in the NFL. The project involved two websites: League of Denial and Concussion Watch and an upcoming documentary also called League of Denial. Since PBS made the announcement, ESPN personnel have […]

Here’s Bill Cowher wearing makeup in his girlfriend’s music video

I don’t want to make a big deal about what you’re about to see. But I do want to make it clear that you’re about to see former NFL head coach Bill Cowher in a way you’ve never seen him. And when I say in a way you’ve never see him before, I mean the […]

Arian Foster doesn’t want his children to play football

“I love the game and everything, but this hurts, man,” Foster said. “It’s a lot of work, man. Let Daddy put in the work so you can go study art or something.” [Houston Chronicle]