From Chris Mortensen of ESPN: League VP of officiating Dean Blandino conceded Saturday to ESPN that officials want to curtail “actions [verbal or otherwise] directed at an opponent.” Blandino said profanity by itself is not prohibited, but where verbal actions are directed at an opponent, it’s usually profane.
So what’s crazier about what the people behind the “Jags-Tebow Why Not” website, the fact that they want the Jaguars to sign Tim Tebow or that they insist on tying 3:16 to Tebow. At any rate the group announced a rally to garner support for bringing Tebow to Jacksonville which wil ltake place today at […]
Some Redskins fans have jumped off the Robert Griffin III bandwagon and onto the Kirk Cousins bandwagon
The Redskins are 0-2 and in both games, Robert Griffin III played the same way: horribly in the 1st half only to recover in the 2nd half. Unfortunately, the Redskins have been unable to overcome Griffin III’s horrible play in the 1st half and that’s why they’re winless at the moment.
Vikings receiver coach likens Greg Jennings’s transition from Green Bay to Minnesota to going from a mansion to an apartment
Vikings receiver coach George Stewart spoke candidly to the Star Tribune about the lack of big plays in the passing game during the Vikings’ 34-24 loss to the Lions. In the midst of Stewart’s candid assessment, he also provided a few entertaining analogies when it came to his wide receivers.
Rob Ryan coaching in New Orleans is perfect on many levels: the hair, the “I don’t give a F” attitude. But the most perfect thing about Ryan coaching in New Orleans is the fact that Ryan is just a regular dude that just so happens to coach football. For example, while other Saints players and […]
With more and more teams beginning to utilize up-tempo offenses in the NFL, faking injuries to slow teams down has become hot topic. Just last week, Brian Urlacher came out and admitted that the Bears designated a players each game to fake an injury to slow down the opposing offense. And now, Cowboys owner Jerry […]
From the AP: “ A football fan fell to his death from an elevated pedestrian walkway Sunday at Candlestick Park during the 49ers’ final season opener at the San Francisco stadium, police said. The death came just after kickoff at about 1:30 p.m. in the 49ers’ 34-28 win over Green Bay, police said, and multiple […]
On Thursday I went from wondering if the fight between Riley Cooper and Cary Williams was a normal practice scuffle, to believing that there was more to it once I saw the video. And now, an unnamed Eagles player has stepped forward with information backing my belief.
Earlier we told you that Riley Cooper and Cary Williams got into a scuffle at practice on Thursday. And there’s video of the scuffle. A few things the video shows: Cary Williams was MAD. Riley Cooper seemed to stop mid fight as if he wanted no parts of a fight with Williams Williams clearly wanted all […]
Things had been relatively quiet on the Riley Cooper front since he returned to the Eagles after his four day leave of absence. But on Thursday, that all changed when Cooper and cornerback Cary Williams got into a “scuffle” that took several players to break up. According to Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer, Williams […]