Tim Brown: Michael Irvin didn't want me on the Cowboys

Tim Brown and Michael Irvin playing on the same team? It sounds like a wide receiver match made in heaven. That is, unless you're Irvin. Brown, soon to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, said on a recent conference call with reporters that he brought up the idea of playing together with Irvin back in 1994. "I was a free agent going into that offseason, the offseason...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles fans named 'Most Hated' in the NFL

Hardcore NFL fans are known for being loud, loyal to their teams, and for dressing in some of the most obnoxious gear we have ever seen. And, if we had to guess which team has the most hated fan base, many might pick the Dallas Cowboys or New England Patriots. This is not the case. According to a study performed by Sports Illustrated, the Philadelphia Eagles fans are the most...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Irvin on Dez's deal: 'Thank you social media'

Michael Irvin isn’t normally a big fan of social media, but the former Dallas Cowboys great credits the platform for helping Dez Bryant land his recent long-term contract. Speaking with G-Bag Nation on KRLD-FM 105.3 the Fan on Monday, Irvin lauded social media as a driving force that facilitated the deal: “It’s not often I’m going to come in and say ‘Thank you social...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Three reasons the Philadelphia Eagles will win the NFC East in 2015

The Philadelphia Eagles are the favorite of many to win the NFC East in 2015, even Dallas Cowboys legend Michael Irvin believes so. I’m not one to temper my expectations when it comes to our beloved Philadelphia Eagles, so I want nothing less than the NFC east crown for them. With that said, let’s look at why most likely will win the division this upcoming season… AROUND COVER32...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cowboys, Dez Bryant agree to 5-year, $70M deal

IRVING, Texas (AP) -- A person close to the negotiations says Dez Bryant has agreed to a five-year, $70 million contract with the Dallas Cowboys. The deal with the All-Pro receiver broke a stalemate that lasted months, and ended about an hour before the Wednesday deadline to get a multiyear deal done. The person, speaking on condition of anonymity because the deal hasn't been announced...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Irvin: Cowboys will be no better than 8-8 without Dez

With the threat of an extended holdout looming, former Dallas Cowboys great Michael Irvin has weighed in on the Dez Bryant contract situation. And, not surprisingly, he’s squarely in Bryant’s corner. As a guest of the “Rich Eisen Show” on CBS Sports, Irvin spoke candidly, as he is wont to do: “Who really has the leverage here? You think you’re going on that football...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Football: Video: Michael Irvin Discusses Diddy Incident At UCLA, Says He Had Cops Called On Him At Son’s Game

On Monday, Michael Irvin Jr., a three star wide receiver/tight end, followed in his famous father’s footsteps and committed to Miami. Irvin Sr. starred at The U in the mid-late 1980s before a long, Hall of Fame NFL career for the Dallas Cowboys.  Irvin spoke with TMZ Sports about his son’s decision, and the conversation turned to the incident involving Sean “Diddy” Combs...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Lands Local TE/WR, Hurricane Legacy, Michael Irvin Jr.

All things have pointed to Miami in recent weeks for Michael Irvin Jr. The son of all-time Hurricanes’ and Dallas Cowboys great Michael Irvin...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Irvin Jr Commits To Miami; Follows In Dad’s Footsteps

Just like his dad did so many years ago, this recruit will be throwing up "the U."
Via Gamedayr
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Recruiting: Son of Michael Irvin commits to Miami Hurricanes

It seemed like a foregone conclusion that Michael Irvin II would follow in his father’s footsteps and become a Hurricane. Monday, the son of “The Playmaker” declared his intention to do so. Irvin called UM coach Al Golden and committed, a program source said. A three-star prospect according to major recruiting websites, the 6-foot-3, 210-pound Irvin plays wide receiver, H-back...
Via Canes Watch
27 days ago

Michael Irvin Jr. commits to Miami

Any football fan remembers former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Michael Irvin, who after winning a national championship with the University of Miami Hurricanes went on to play 12 seasons in Dallas and won three Super Bowls and made five Pro Bowls, finishing his career with 750 receptions for 11,904 yards and 65 touchdowns. Now, it appears that his son is at least partially following...
Via Campus Sports Net
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Irvin elaborates on his Hall of Fame jacket sex story

If you thought Michael Irvin provided too much information in 2010 when he talked about getting freaky in his Hall of Fame jacket, wait until you hear the detail he has decided to add to the story. Irvin was inducted to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2007. To refresh your memory, here’s what...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Irvin says he's worried about Warren Sapp

Warren Sapp’s personal life took yet another troubling turn for the worse this week and his former NFL Network colleague Michael Irvin admitted he’s worried about his longtime friend. “Absolutely I am,” Irvin said during an interview on Dan Le Batard’s radio program. “I worry about him, man. There’s no doubt. I worry about him...Read More The post Michael Irvin says...
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June 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Andre Johnson: An All-Miami Hurricane Team Could Win the Super Bowl

It has been awhile since the Miami Hurricanes have been counted among the elite of college football, but even in the down years the U is still turning out plenty of NFL caliber talent. Seven players off of last year's squad are on NFL rosters. Over the years a number of NFL greats have come out of the school. Jim Kelly did pretty well for himself as did Reggie Wayne, Michael Irvin...
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June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Irvin happy the Cowboys haven't retired his number

Most of the all-time great NFL players want to see their jersey numbers retired by the team they poured their heart and soul out for. When you narrow that focus to just the wide receivers, known by many as the "diva" position, you can expect them all to hold this viewpoint. Former Dallas Cowboys all-time legend Michael Irving is different. Irving is glad that the Cowboys have not...
Via Fox Sports
June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Auburn finds an answer at nickel in freshman Tim Irvin

When Will Muschamp was officially hired as the new defensive coordinator at Auburn he made sure to bring along his secondary coach and ace recruiter Travaris Robinson with him. Once they knew they were headed to the Plains, they quickly reached out to South Florida native Tim Irvin and made their pitch for the Tigers.The two coaches recently discussed their recruitment of Irvin to...
Via Fox Sports
May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Syracuse’s Florida Connection Continues Without George McDonald

Last year at this time Syracuse offensive coordinator George McDonald was recruiting in Florida which led to SU bringing in three 2015 players from the Sunshine State. McDonald now coaches at North Carolina State leaving offensive line coach Joe Adam and receivers coach Bobby Acosta to recruit for the Orange down south. The pair has not yet locked down any verbal commitments, but...
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May 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Are the Philadelphia Eagles early NFC East favorites?

  View image | gettyimages.com It has been a whirlwind offseason that has recently quieted down as the draft came complete and the roster has taken a little bit more shape. As the focus turns toward the upcoming season, which will begin in less than three months with the Eagles first preseason game on Aug. 16, it also turns to early looks at what the finalized roster will be...
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May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

A healthy Kiko and a devastating DeMarco are special keys to Eagles success…

The passing of American blues artist B.B. King today at age 89 reminds me how similar music and sports are as professions, in the sense that the great talents rise and endure adversity and then rise some more. Trying to get better and religiously practicing their craft is how the good ones became great. They constantly seek learning from new ideas and new technique. They are rarely...
Via Eagles Eye
May 15, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Network NFL Draft Round 1 Report Card

The NFL draft is one of the biggest television events of the year, sports or non-sports. The funny part about that, of course, is that no game is played. It’s all about anticipation and suspense and the almighty future, which is why it enables both ESPN and NFL Network to get their creative juices flowing in order to carry storylines forward and keep viewers interested in something...
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May 01, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kurt Warner and Michael Irvin Throw Out First Pitch at Chicago Cubs Game Ahead of Draft

The NFL Draft is in Chicago starting Thursday night which means many of the talking heads that will be biting their tongues not to blab about picks before they are announced are already in Chicago. Being the smart franchise that they are the Chicago Cubs decided to take advantage of the situation and got Michael Irvin and Kurt Warner to throw out the first pitch at a game Tuesday...
Via FatManWriting
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Irvin hates that Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota are skipping draft

Neither Jameis Winston nor Marcus Mariota will be present for the NFL draft on Thursday, and nobody is more upset about that than Michael Irvin. The Pro Football Hall of Famer is scheduled to speak with the draft prospects in Chicago along with Cris Carter and was looking forward to teaching them some life lessons....Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Irvin Not Thrilled That Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota Are Skipping The Draft

Michael Irvin is none too happy that James Winston and Marcus Mariota are skipping the NFL Draft.
Via Gamedayr
April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Irvin upset with Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota

Former Heisman Trophy winners Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota have decided that they will stay home to enjoy draft day with their families rather than attending the 2015 NFL Draft at Auditorium Theater in Chicago. It is an understandable decision by both young men. For Winston, his decision to stay home has to do with an ill grandmother who cannot travel. For Mariota, enjoying...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Brad Keselowski once made NFL legend Michael Irvin puke

The debate about NASCAR drivers being - or not being - athletes has surfaced periodically in recent years, most famously when NFL wide receiver Golden Tate and former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb both insisted that drivers aren't really athletes. Never mind that Jimmie Johnson, Carl Edwards and Kasey Kahne, to name just three drivers, are fanatical about exercise and physical conditioning...
Via Fox Sports
April 21, 2015  |  Discuss
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