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The Ex-NFL Players All Criminal Team

With news breaking that former New England Patriots’ tight end Aaron Hernandez has been found guilty of first-degree murder for the killing of Odin Lloyd in 2013, it brings to mind other NFL players who have been involved in their own criminal activity in the past. In fact, the laundry list of crimes and arrests is so extensive, we have actually drafted this mock NFL all-time...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Market for Michael Vick may pickup after draft

When NFL Free Agency kicked off the market for free agent quarterbacks was not very good. Brian Hoyer signed with the Houston Texans, Tyrod Taylor signed with the Buffalo Bills, and Matt Schaub signed with the Baltimore Ravens. With that being said, it seems like more teams are set on drafting a quarterback. One quarterback who has not been signed yet is Michael Vick. According to...
Via Total Sports Live
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Vick still planning to play in 2015

Michael Vick is one of the better free agent quarterbacks available on the market, but there simply hasn’t been much of a market for him. That may change after the 2015 NFL Draft comes and goes. Teams will be looking for veteran players after they see what is available in the draft, and that is where Vick’s opportunity will come. According to a report from Pro Football Talk...
Via Sports-Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets sign RB Stevan Ridley

Former New England Patriots running back Stevan Ridley is signing a one-year deal with the New York Jets, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Ridley spent the first four seasons of his career in New England after he was selected in the third-round of the 2011 draft. With the addition of Ridley, the Jets now have a running back with a 1,000-yard season on his resume. Ridley...
Via Sports-Glory
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Ranking the five best free agent quarterbacks still available

The quarterback class was pretty much a dumpster fire before free agency even started. When a team signs Tyrod Taylor to compete for a starting gig, we know full well there aren’t many options out there. Now that we are practically into the third wave of free agency, there really isn’t much remaining in terms of quarterbacks who can even contribute on Sundays. Here’s a look...
Via Sportsnaut
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Darren Sproles' role is growing for the Eagles

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly met with the media Tuesday morning for the last time the league mandates until April 30th. He spoke with Eagles reporters for over an hour and spoke on a variety of topics from assistant coaches to scouting to the Eagles recent moves in free agency. One thing that Eagles fans were happy to hear was that Kelly plans to use running back Darren...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Michael Vick angling for a return to the Atlanta Falcons?

Michael Vick is still a free agent after the New York Jets decided not to re-sign him. It’s possible that at his age no NFL team wants to take a risk on signing him, even to a minimal kind of contract. Where does Vick want to play? We may have gotten a clue from his Twitter page… AROUND COVER32 Five Things: The biggest losers in free agency NFL Draft: The 10 best defensive tackle...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Should Michael Vick Retire a Falcon?

Once upon a time, Michael Vick was a household name for all pro football fans. He electrified the field with his athleticism, aweing fans, ultimately leading to his No. 7 Atlanta Falcons jersey being the top seller on the market.Unfortunately, Michael Vick went from idolized to infamous for his guilty plea and imprisonment on federal charges in the investigation of the Bad Newz Kennels...
Via Pro Football Spot
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Vick’s Twitter Avatar Shows Him Wearing a Falcons Uniform

Is quarterback Michael Vick trying to make a return to his Atlanta roots by spotlighting his Twitter avatar wearing a No. 7 Falcons uniform? Courtesy: Twitter.com Or, is he just getting crafty with Photoshop? Who has some good photoshop skills…I have a little project I need help with! #MarchMadness #Guru — Mike Vick (@MikeVick) March 19, 2015 Apparently the March Madness...
Via Sportsnaut
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Marshall: ‘I’ve still got 10 more years left in me’

Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports The New York Jets’ trade with the Chicago Bears for nine-year veteran wide receiver Brandon Marshall became official Tuesday afternoon at the start of the unrestricted free agency signing period. “At this point in my career, I’ve still got 10 more years left in me,” he said with a laugh to the team’s website. “It’s the same same thing...
Via Sports-Glory
March 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Jets officially release Percy Harvin

Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports The New York Jets announced Tuesday that wide receiver Percy Harvin has been released. “Percy is a talented player who has been a model teammate with the Jets,” general manager Mike Maccagnan said. “We’ve made it clear to Percy and his representatives that we are open to a potential return if there is an arrangement that works for both sides...
Via Sports-Glory
March 10, 2015  |  Discuss

What should the New York Jets do at QB?

The New York Jets are going to be active this off-season. They already have begun overhauling the offense with the acquisition of Brandon Marshall in a trade with the Chicago Bears. Most of their problems stemmed from offensive struggles. An easy player to blame is the quarterback, Geno Smith. Smith struggled all season long with consistency. Despite playing one of the best games...
Via isportsweb.com
March 10, 2015  |  Discuss

What will be Michael Vick's legacy be after he retires?

At some point over the next few days or weeks, Michael Vick will sign with a new team. It’ll be his third different NFL outpost over the last three years, and another backup role in which he’s left to feebly hold on to a career. That’s who Vick is now. He’ll turn 35 before the start of next season, and time usually doesn’t look kindly upon quarterbacks of that vintage...
Via This Given Sunday
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Johnson shot in the arm during drive-by shooting

Former New York Jets running back Chris Johnson was shot in the arm during a drive-by shooting in Orlando early Sunday, reports NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. Ex-#Jets RB Chris Johnson is recovering at an Orlando hospital after being shot in the arm last night, source said. He is going to be OK — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 8, 2015   According to the Orlando Sentinel...
Via Sports-Glory
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Jets, Texans in ‘forefront’ of Brian Hoyer’s mind

The New York Jets have joined the Houston Texans at the “forefront” of quarterback Brian Hoyer’s mind because the two teams give him the best opportunity to start, reports ESPN’s Josina Anderson. The San Francisco 49ers and Minnesota Vikings have also shown interest in Hoyer, but Hoyer would be a backup on those two teams. Texans quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick has one year...
Via Sports-Glory
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Jets expected to release wide receiver Percy Harvin

Percy Harvin was acquired by the New York Jets in the middle of the season last year from the Seattle Seahawks, and the Jets were hoping that he could turn things around and live up to his potential. That didn’t end up happening, and it appears that Harvin and the Jets will be parting ways this offseason. #Jets are expected to release WR Percy Harvin, sources say. Not a surprise...
Via Sports-Glory
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bills, Giants, Jets, & Patriots

Bills Vic Carucci of the Buffalo News takes a look at the Bills options when it comes to finding another quarterback this offseason. Free agents options for Buffalo include: Shaun Hill, Brian Hoyer, Jake Locker, Ryan Mallett, Colt McCoy, Matt Moore, Christian Ponder, Mark Sanchez, and Michael Vick. According to Carucci, the Bills could look ... The post NFL Notes: Bills, Giants,...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Five reasons why the Philadelphia Eagles should bring back Michael Vick

Right now it’s anybody’s guess who will be the Philadelphia Eagles’ starting quarterback next season. The rumor is that Chip Kelly is willing to deal Nick Foles in order to move up in the draft to get Marcus Mariota. If such a trade went through in theory Mark Sanchez would take over at QB1 (at least until the rookie is ready), but he’s a pending free agent and will likely...
Via cover32 - Eagles
February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Josh McCown visits with New York Jets at combine

The New York Jets are searching for a new starting quarterback this offseason, and they may have their eye on one guy in particular. According to a report from Manish Mehta, the Jets are meeting with veteran free agent quarterback Josh McCown at the NFL Draft combine in Indianapolis today. Mike Maccagnan says the Jets met with free-agent QB Josh McCown here in Indy #nyj ...
Via Sports-Glory
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Should the San Francisco 49ers consider a QB during free agency?

There’s one axiom that almost every football coach, analyst and fan believes about the game today: The NFL is a quarterback-driven league. If a team has a good one, they are a contender. If they don’t, they have no chance of competing for a title. Thus, landing an elite signal caller is priority No. 1 for every team. While the best place to find one is in the draft, not every...
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February 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Jets Expected To Cut Chris Johnson, Allow Michael Vick To Test Free Agency

Kristian Dyer of Metro, citing a league source, reports that the Jets appear to be prepared to release RB Chris Johnson in the coming days. According to Dyer’s source, “every indication right now is that the Jets are going to move on. It’s a matter of his production on the field along with the arrest matter. “Chris Johnson will not be a member of the Jets in 2015,” Dyer’s...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Should the Philadelphia Eagles consider a QB during free agency?

There’s one axiom that almost every football coach, analyst and fan believes about the game today: The NFL is a quarterback-driven league. If a team has a good one, they are a contender. If they don’t, they have no chance of competing for a title. Thus, landing an elite signal caller is priority No. 1 for every team. While the best place to find one is in the draft, not every...
Via cover32 - Eagles
February 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Jets to ‘roll out red carpet’ for Demaryius Thomas if Broncos don’t use franchise tag

Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports The New York Jets are hoping to make it consecutive years that they sign a top Denver Broncos wide receiver. The Jets signed Eric Decker last March to a five-year, $36.25 million deal, and are prepared to offer a big contract to Demaryius Thomas if he hits the free agent market next month. From Bleacher Report’s Matt Miller: “Told the New...
Via Sports-Glory
February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Possible landing spots for top free agent quarterbacks

In the great game of professional football, no position can impact a contest more than the quarterback. The dictator of offensive dynamics, engineers of the aerial pass and architects of the game plan—quarterbacks are the lifeline between a team’s success and failure in the NFL. Think of the dollar amounts doled out to these gunslingers as opposed to other positions. Only 14...
Via Sportsnaut
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Jets could target QB Ryan Fitzpatrick?

Ryan Fitzpatrick wasn’t able to put together a big season in 2014 for the Houston Texans, but he did show some flashes of brilliance. Perhaps the biggest game of his career came against the Tennessee Titans on November 30th, when he threw for 358 yards, six touchdowns, and no interceptions. That being said, there is a good chance that the Texans could release Fitzpatrick and...
Via Sports-Glory
February 08, 2015  |  Discuss
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