Is Pat McAfee's retirement a sign of things to come for the NFL?

When the news that Indianapolis Colts punter Pat McAfee chose retirement at 29 over postseason surgery in order to pursue a career in entertainment, many in the NFL as well as fans were shocked to say the least. However, McAfee's choice to quit football seems to be endemic of a growing movement of players who are now choosing life over a future fraught with injury and further debilitation...
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February 02, 2017  |  Discuss

Colts punter McAfee retires from NFL to join Barstool Sports

One of the most surprising stories of the offseason was revealed late on Wednesday night.Pat McAfee announced that he is retiring from the NFL to join emerging sports media company Barstool Sports.The news was announced on Barstool Sports’ show on Comedy Central. The former Indianapolis Colts punter also shared this note on Twitter: McAfee, 29, had knee surgery last offseason and...
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February 02, 2017  |  Discuss

Colts punter Pat McAfee rips Ryan Grigson after firing

Indianapolis Colts punter Pat McAfee is quite pleased to see his general manager go.Moments after media reports of Ryan Grigson’s firing spread on social media, McAfee tweeted several messages bashing the ex-GM. If McAfee is at all representative of his teammates, it doesn’t sound like Grigson was a popular figure in the Colts’ locker room. Plus, McAfee is the wrong guy to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 21, 2017  |  Discuss

Colts’ Pat McAfee paid the electric bills for 115 Indianapolis families

Colts punter Pat McAfee spread some holiday cheer around Indianapolis Friday by paying off the electric bills of 115 families. Through the generosity of @PatMcAfeeShow, 115 customers surprisingly had their electricity bills paid today. — IPL Power (@IPLPower) December 17, 2016 He did the same thing last year for 83 people. Through the generosity...
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December 17, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Pat McAfee does Conor McGregor strut after fake punt

Colts punter Pat McAfee perfectly executed a fake punt in the second quarter of Thursday night’s game against the Steelers, and he celebrated appropriately. McAfee tried his best to imitate Conor McGregor’s signature strut walk after completing a pass to tight end Erik Swoope on a fake punt attempt. It was a fourth-and-six situation, and the Steelers were up 14-0. The Colts...
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November 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Lawsuit over Hall of Fame Game refiled after McAfee comments

A lawsuit that was filed against the NFL earlier this month over the cancellation of the Hall of Fame Game was refiled on Tuesday, and the lawyer leading the charge believes his case has gotten even stronger. If you remember, the NFL’s first preseason game was cancelled because of a disaster with the field turf. Fans did not find out until shortly before kickoff that the game...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Colts punter tweets about NFL drug test after 67-yard punt

Indianapolis Colts punter Pat McAfee has never believed that NFL drug testing is truly random, and the latest love letter he got from the league has done nothing to change his mind. McAfee boomed a very long punt — 67 yards, to be exact — in his team’s preseason win over the Buffalo Bills Saturday night. On Monday, he received a letter from the NFL saying he had been “randomly...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Colts punter Pat McAfee to take a shot at stand-up comedy

By Jason Rowan Indianapolis Colts punter Pat McAfee has established a reputation during his NFL career of being something of an oddball, a unique personality, a funny guy, a quirky sort, what have you. With that in mind, perhaps it makes some semblance of sense that McAfree revealed recently he’s going to give the world of stand-up comedy the old college try. The punter will...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Pat McAfee is the best punter in NFL history

By David Kenyon Pat McAfee, an All-Pro punter for the Indianapolis Colts, is a terrific specialist. But that’s not why he’s the best punter in NFL history. “The Boomstick” is also a stand-up comedian, his spirit animal is an American Bald Eagle and he intentionally hits his Jeep with footballs—as a punter, a placekicker and a quarterback. McAfee shared a video showing...
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July 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Female Friday: Pat Mcafee’s girlfriend is gorgeous

Indianapolis Colt’s outspoken witty punter Pat McAfee is a fan favorite here in Indy. He is one of the leagues best punters, he appears frequently on Bob and Tom, and is one of the best athletes to follow on Twitter. As if his life was not even perfect enough, his significant other is a Miss Indiana. Allison Biehle was Miss Indiana in 2010, and is a dental student at IU School...
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July 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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