Do Media members get paid to hype or smash a player by teams?

Just last week Chris Mortensen of ESPN reported that Teddy Bridgewater’s private workouts have been “shaky.” While that might be what he was told by a team who could be lying to get their guy to fall to them, it is not true. Kennard McGuire, Bridgewater’s agent has responded to the report via text and […] The post Do Media members get paid to hype or smash a player by...
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Teddy Bridgewater reportedly struggling in his private workouts

Teddy Bridgewater already had a shaky pro day according to some evaluators, and the NFL draft prospect’s private workouts apparently have not gone much better. According to Rotoworld, ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reported Friday that Bridgewater’s private workouts with NFL teams “have also gone very shakily.” Mortensen says Bridgewater’s private passing sessions with teams have been […]
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Browns will have six pre-draft visits this week with quarterbacks alone

The Cleveland Browns might have not shown up to many pro days, but they really didn’t have to, because they have 30 pre-draft visits they are allowed to use.  Well this week the team will use six of their pre-draft visits on quarterbacks according to Chris Mortensen of ESPN.  mortreport  Chris Mortensen Browns’ busy QB […] The post Browns will have six pre-draft visits this...
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Mark Sanchez has a new home

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reports that, pending a physical, QB Mark Sanchez is expected to sign with the Philadelphia Eagles. According to Mortensen, the fact that the Jets listed his release as a ”failed physical” termination on Monday’s NFL transactions release won’t affect him moving forward. Mortensen adds that Sanchez is on a “good recovery” from surgery. Ian...
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Browns players: Organization is a “joke,” Rob Chudzinski is a “douche”

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen just reported that the Browns will be firing head coach Rob Chudzinski. Some anonymous Browns players sounded off on this season. Another Browns player: "This organization is a joke." — Michael Silver (@MikeSilver) December 29, 2013 "He's a douche. No one on offense trusts him." Text from a player regarding Rob Chudzinski. #Browns...
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December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Browns Firing HC Rob Chudzinski

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen is reporting that league sources have informed him that the Browns will in fact fire HC Rob Chudzinski. Albert Breer reported earlier in the day that the Browns are expected to target Penn State’s Bill O’Brien and Patriots OC Josh McDaniels as possible replacements. Breer also mentioned that Cleveland’s issues with Chudzinski was that he reportedly...
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December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Texas wants to talk to Packers head coach Mike McCarthy

Acording to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen via Jason Wilde,  the University of Texas would like to talk to Packers head coach Mike McCarthy about coaching vacancy. Per @mortreport, #Packers coach Mike McCarthy is among candidates U of @TexasSports AD Steve Patterson wants to talk to about Longhorns job. — Jason Wilde (@jasonjwilde) December 15, 2013 I realize that @mortreport item...
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December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: NFL to police profanity in light of Patriots-Jets altercation

The NFL, not content to simply penalize dirty hits, is also planning to punish dirty mouths. Chris Mortensen of ESPN reports that, following fights like Thursday night’s shovefest between the Patriots and the Jets, the league plans to tighten up its policing of profanity on the field. Some referee crews warned players about on-field profanities in Week 1 and will look to use taunting...
September 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Mort: Raiders seriously thinking about drafting Geno Smith

There have been rumors over the past couple of months that the Raiders are interested in possibly drafting former West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith with the third overall pick. According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen, the Raiders are serious about selecting Smith in the first round of next months draft. “They’re thinking about Geno Smith seriously, I believe,” said Mort, per...
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March 19, 2013  |  3 Comments

Mort has a feeling the Chiefs will take a quarterback with the first pick

According to Evan Silva of, ESPN’s Chris Mortensen has “got a feeling” that head coach Andy Reid and the Kansas City Chiefs will take a quarterback with the first overall pick in April’s NFL draft. Mortensen believes Texas A&M left tackle Luke Joeckel is the current front-runner to go first overall, but believes the Chiefs will go with a quarterback. If...
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January 28, 2013  |  Discuss

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