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Peyton Manning subtly connects legal weed to Papa John’s boom in Colorado

Back when Peyton Manning purchased some Colorado-based Papa John’s franchises, it was too easy to joke that Manning was making a smart investment based on the fact the state was in the process of legalizing marijuana. But Manning’s no idiot regarding the munchies, which is why he told Peter King of The MMQB that there probably is indeed a connection between that legal development...
Via This Given Sunday
38 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Peyton Manning subtly connects legal weed to Papa John’s boom in Colorado

Back when Peyton Manning purchased some Colorado-based Papa John’s franchises, it was too easy to joke that Manning was making a smart investment based on the fact the state was in the process of legalizing marijuana. But Manning’s no idiot regarding the munchies, which is why he told Peter King of The MMQB that there probably is indeed a connection between that legal development...
Via Bloguin Best
38 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Peyton Manning -- Legal Weed In CO ... Has Been GREAT for Pizza Biz

Legalized pot has been very, very good for Peyton Manning ... especially in Colorado ... because the QB says new weed-friendly laws in the Mile High State have been great for his pizza business. The Denver Broncos superstar -- who owns 21 Papa Johns franchises in the Denver area -- was talking with Sports Illustrated's Peter King when he was asked about voting and laws in CO.
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Peyton Manning says legalized pot has been good for his pizza business

That Peyton Manning is so cheeky. The Broncos quarterback, who owns 21 Papa John's pizza places in Colorado, recently gave SI.com's Peter King an update on how things are going for the chain franchise. "There's some different laws out here in Colorado," Manning said. "Pizza business is pretty good out here, believe it or not, due to some recent law changes...
Via Fox Sports
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Peyton Manning Shot 72 At St. Andrews

It’s no secret that Peyton Manning loves golf, and he’s pretty good at it too. He’s shot 77 at Augusta National and boasts a single-digit handicap, but he’s got an even better accomplishment than those two. The surefire NFL Hall-of-Famer shot 72 at St. Andrews. In an interview with Peter King of SI.com, Manning shared the story of the day when he shot even-par at the...
Via Back9Network
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Brian Hoyer offers perspective for NFL’s off-field nightmares

Nobody is going to go out and try to claim that the NFL had a good week last week. Despite kicking off its season and having plenty of games to talk about, the talk in and around NFL football was dominated by Ray Rice, Roger Goodell, and eventually Adrian Peterson. Rice and Goodell were topics for obvious reasons, but late in the week Adrian Peterson could be found turning himself...
Via Waiting For Next Year
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings Star Indicted as Child Beater

TMZ has just released a story that Minnesota Vikings star runningback, Adrian Peterson, has been indicted on child abuse charges in North Montgomery County, Texas. Remember, one of Peterson’s children died last October, and another man was charged with child abuse in the case. With the Ray Rice scandal still at the front of everyone’s minds, and the NFL’s reputation at stake...
Via Sports Mockery
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Peter King: NFL owners will want to fire Goodell if he lied

According to Peter King of TheMMQB.com, the NFL owners will want to fire Roger Goodell if he did in fact lie and attempt to cover up what happened between Ray Rice and his wife. Talked to 6 team owners or owners reps tonight. Writing now for @theMMQB. No appetite for whacking Goodell unless he's found to have lied. — Peter King (@SI_PeterKing) September 11, 2014 var...
Via Pro Football Zone
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Peter King Needs To Turn The Finger-Wag On Himself For Once

The rise of Peter King in the sports media world is a curious one. The 57-year-old King really vaulted into prominence when he began writing the weekly Monday Morning Quarterback column back in the 1990’s. The Internet was still new, and getting this fast overview of the weekend’s football action was a popular idea that took off. Prior to this, King had been a fairly ordinary...
Via Boston Sports Media Watch
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Peter King addresses disgruntled reader on Ray Rice reporting: I let you down

Peter King answers readers questions on Tuesdays at MMQB. That opened himself up to some pointed questions about his coverage issues of the Ray Rice story. This reader came down hard: LOSING A READER. I consider myself a devoted reader of The MMQB. I am a sports fanatic and I have used The MMQB to consume information related to the NFL. As of the writing of this email, I will do...
Via Sherman Report
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Peter King issues statement for report saying NFL saw Ray Rice video

Peter King posted this on the MMQB site today: ******** From: Peter King, editor-in-chief, The MMQB An addendum to the Ray Rice coverage: Earlier this summer a source I trusted told me he assumed the NFL had seen the damaging video that was released by TMZ on Monday morning of Rice slugging his then-fiancée, Janay Palmer, in an Atlantic City elevator. The source said league officials...
Via Sherman Report
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Peter King Says That He Doesn’t Know If The NFL Saw The Ray Rice Video

Peter King has adopted Kermit the Frog’s “It’s none of business though” in regards to the NFL and their viewing of the Ray Rice tape.  Peter King is now being bad mouthed for his statement from a few months ago in regards to Ray Rice: There is one other thing I did not write or refer to, and that is the other videotape the NFL and some Ravens officials have seen, from the...
Via Geeks and Cleats
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Peter King Admits He Really Didn’t Know if NFL Saw Ray Rice Tape

This is exactly what Peter King wrote a few months ago. There is one other thing I did not write or refer to, and that is the other videotape the NFL and some Ravens officials have seen, from the security camera inside the elevator at the time of the physical altercation between Rice and his fiancée. It doesn’t refer to a source or someone close to the investigation, it say unequivocally...
Via BlackSportsOnline
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Peter King admits he never checked with the NFL to find out if they saw the Ray Rice video

We mentioned earlier that Peter King of TheMMQB.com reported back in July that the NFL actually saw the video of Ray Rice knocking out his wife Janay Parker in the elevator at an Atlantic City casino. King was forced to back track a bit on Monday.  he released the following statement: An addendum to the Ray Rice coverage: Earlier this summer a source I trusted told me he assumed...
Via Pro Football Zone
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Peter King report contradicts NFL statement that the league never saw the Ray Rice video

The Internet is abuzz this morning after TMZ posted the video of Ray Rice striking his then-fiancee Janay Palmer in an Atlantic City elevator from earlier this summer. The NFL is claiming that no one with the league saw this video before suspending Rice for two games, and claimed that law enforcement didn’t make the video available to them. NFL spokesman Greg Aiello said that nobody...
Via Awful Announcing
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Peter King wrote in July that the Ravens and NFL saw the Ray Rice video from inside the elevator

Well it looks like Peter King of TheMMQB.com may have exposed the NFL. The league claimed today that they never saw the video of Ray Rice knocking out his wife.  Well King wrote the following back on July 29th. “There is one other thing I did not write or refer to, and that is the other videotape the NFL and some Ravens officials have seen, from the security camera inside the...
Via Pro Football Zone
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Peter King Acting Like He Didn’t Report NFL Saw Rice KO Video Months Ago

Good catch by Deadspin. On July 29th Peter King wrote this. There is one other thing I did not write or refer to, and that is the other videotape the NFL and some Ravens officials have seen, from the security camera inside the elevator at the time of the physical altercation between Rice and his fiancée. Today, King wrote this. If league officials saw this video before issuing the...
Via BlackSportsOnline
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Video of Ray Rice Knocking Out Then Fiancé

Below is a video via TMZ, this is the much talked about punch that got Ray Rice a two-game suspension….yes two-game suspension from the NFL. The victim was his then fiancé, Janay Palmer, now wife. Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. Until now all the public had seen was Rice dragging an unconscious Palmer out of an elevator door and into the lobby of the Atlantic...
Via Overtime
10 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Michael Sam, Colts, Jaguars, Ravens, Redskins, Titans

  Michael Sam Peter King of MMQB.com reported last night that the NFL made calls around the league regarding their potential interest in signing Rams seventh-round pick DE Michael Sam to their practice squad. Colts The Colts are expected to be without C Khaled Holmes (ankle) this weekend. Jaguars WR Cecil Shorts (hamstring) is officially listed as questionable for Week 1...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
12 days ago  |  Discuss

The 10 Biggest Media Questions for the 2014 NFL Season

Last week we counted down the 9 Biggest Media Questions for the 2014 College Football Season.  And because we’ve agreed to abide by the Sports Blogging Charter of 2002, we’re contractually obligated to now give the same treatment to the NFL.  (With a bonus question, too.) So here now is our countdown of the biggest media questions for the NFL season including the Redskins...
Via Awful Announcing
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Peter King says the NFL called teams asking if they had evaluated Michael Sam

Peter King says that after the Rams waived Michael Sam, the first openly gay player trying to make an NFL roster, he was unemployed for two days. During that time a league official contacted multiple teams asking if they had evaluated Sam as a probable practice squad player.If true...weak.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return Home
Via Bob's Blitz
13 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 NFL Season: Preview and Predictions by The MMQB writers | The MMQB with Peter King

2014 NFL Season: Preview and Predictions by The MMQB writers | The MMQB with Peter King: Fun NFL...
Via Pats Propaganda
16 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Packers, Raiders, Rams, Seahawks

  Packers OT Aaron Adams suffered a torn ACL and MCL and is expected to be placed on season-ending injured reserve. (Rob Demovsky) Raiders HC Dennis Allen said Friday that plans on waiting to see where QB Matt Schaub is physically before making a decision regarding the starting quarterback job for Week 1. (Jerry McDonald) TE David Ausberry is expected to return to practice...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
19 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 New England Patriots Preview: Bill Belichick gets more talent | The MMQB with Peter King

2014 New England Patriots Preview: Bill Belichick gets more talent | The MMQB with Peter King:...
Via Pats Propaganda
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Cris Collinsworth bought a stake in Pro Football Focus

Pro Football Focus has become an invaluable resource for football fans and talent evaluators.  The website has produced authoritative rankings and grades for players that provide fantastic insights into the game of football.  And unlike most media conglomerates that only focus on superstar players or quarterbacks and skill players, Pro Football Focus goes the extra mile in grading...
Via Awful Announcing
24 days ago  |  Discuss
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