The NFL suspended Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather for the first two games of the season for a helmet-to-helmet hit on Ravens receiver on Saturday. Meriweather was flagged for the hit, but because of his history (this is his 6th time doing this), the NFL decided to take it a step further and suspend Meriweather.
Redskins’ long snapper Nick Sundberg calls Brandon Merriweather’s suspension ‘sketchy’, compares it to Ray Rice’s suspension
Jacksonville Jaguars WR Ace Sanders was one of the team’s best wideouts coming into the season and they expected big things from him. Last month, the NFL suspended Sanders for violating their drug policy. Sanders also left the team for personal reasons to get his life back on track. Well it seems like all is […]
Seattle Seahawks DB Richard Sherman has never been the one to hold his tongue. The outspoken DB has made it known that the new illegal contact rule would not slow his team down. He took it to another level last night in an interview with Josh Elliot on NBC’s Sunday Night Football telecast. When asked […]
The recent Ray Rice case and how the NFL handled it has shined a light on what many call a domestic violence issue in the NFL. Just like concussions before it, the NFL is becoming sensitive to anything that can be pointed to as the league not being tough on domestic violence. Case in point: […]
The tear down of Robert Griffin III continues after a poor performance in Washington’s 23-17 preseason loss to the Ravens on Saturday night. Griffin finished the game going 5 of 8 for 20 yards and an interception while backup quarterback Kirk Cousins went 14 of 20 for 122 yards and two touchdowns.
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.
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.
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 […]
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.