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Chris Mortenson: Ray Rice will be suspended

Chris Mortenson, an analyst and reporter for ESPN’s NFL Insider, commented on the Ray Rice saga, and he believes Rice and the Ravens should expect some reprimand to be handed down by the league office — especially when taking into account the rumors that Rice’s punch was caught on video. “There is video evidence. The Ravens are preparing for Ray Rice to miss at least three...
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May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Bill O’Brien Coming to Houston is “Imminent”

On NFL Live, @mortreport said the #Texans deal with O’Brien is imminent and expects it to be done in the next 24 hours. — Tania Ganguli (@taniaganguli) December 30, 2013 With Black Monday upon the NFL landscape it looks like the Houston Texans are closing in on filling their vacant head coach position. Chris Mortenson, ESPN, said that a deal with O’Brien is “imminent” and...
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December 30, 2013  |  1 Comment

Report: Rob Chudzinski to be fired after one season

After a 4-12 season it appears the Browns are looking to clean house once again. EPSN’s  Chris Mortenson has reported that the Cleveland Browns are likely to fire head coach Rob Chudzinski after just one season with the team. The Browns brought in Chudzinski and their offensive coordinator Norv Turner prior to the 2013 season as well as making several other hires in the front...
Via Down and Distance
December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts lose Darrius Heyward-Bey to MCL sprain

The Indianapolis Colts have lost wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey for multiple weeks of practice after his left knee injury was revealed to be an MCL sprain. “He’s definitely gonna miss a lot of time here,” said Chris Mortenson on ESPN’s NFL Insiders. Heyward-Bey had been hoping to run opposite of Reggie Wayne for the Colts this season. Now T.Y. Hilton is expected to be...
August 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Lockout Of NFL Officials Almost Over

Chris Mortenson and Adam Schefter of ESPN are reporting that the NFL and the NFL Referee's Association are close to finishing a deal that would bring an end to the officials being locked out as soon as this weekend. Controversy stemming from the ending of the Monday night game between the Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks, coupled with threats from the governemt getting...
Via Steelers Depot
September 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Chris Mortenson reporting deal with NFL referees is “at hand”

We can pretty much guarantee that the Browns will be playing the Ravens under the watchful eye of replacement officials on Thursday night, but it seems there might be a chance that the regular officials will be on hand for this weekend’s games. So we’ll just have to see how badly NFL owners want to move away from the existing pension plans. [Related:Let’s talk about money and NFL referees]
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September 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Mortenson: The end of the NFL Pro Bowl could be near

I honestly don’t know anyone who watches the Pro Bowl. I mean like really watches it.  According to Chris Mortenson (by way of PFT,) the Pro Bowl gets good TV ratings and makes money, but it could be all over. The idea for getting rid of the Pro Bowl entirely has picked up steam in recent years, and Chris Mortensen reported on ESPN Radio this morning that there’s talk of suspending...
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April 26, 2012  |  Discuss

According to a Report, Pro Bowl Could Be Cancelled As Early As This Year

<a href="" class="moshare-hoz-counter" data-channel="wordpress-1.2.7" data-message="According to an ESPN report by Chris Mortenson, the Pro Bowl could be cancelled even earlier than most people thought. It seemed inevitable that it would be cancelled, but this report has the gas pedal being stepped on firmly...
Via Next Impulse Sports
April 26, 2012  |  Discuss

According to ESPN Peyton Manning worked out for the 49ers and even got took a physical.

Per Chris Mortenson, Peyton Manning worked out for the 49ers at Duke Tuesday. If you thought the Titans were the dark horse in this whole thing; this blows your mind. He performed well enough that the team ordered a medical exam for him. What does all f this mean for 49ers QB Alex Smith? All we can speculate on is that Smith’s deal is not done yet and the 49ers are exploring...
Via Players View
March 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Mortenson: Rams to Fire Spagnuolo, Devaney.Should the Eagles Be Interested?

According to a report on ESPN by Chris Mortenson, the St. Louis Rams will begin executing their post-season plans and fire coach Dave Spagnuolo and general manager Billy Devaney. The Rams hunt for a new head coach and general manager couldDilip Vishwanat/Getty Imagesbegin as early as Monday or Tuesday and St. Louis “trash” could very well turn in to the Philadelphia Eagles ...
January 02, 2012  |  Discuss
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