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Report: Mike Holmgren has ‘expressed interest’ in coaching 49ers

It’s been a miserable season for the San Francisco 49ers. The team is 4-11 doesn’t have a lot of talent, and head coach Jim Tomsula is either badly overwhelmed or his acting skills are Oscar-worthy. Fortunately, according to Robert Klemko, there is some potential light at the end of the tunnel in the form of Super Bowl winning coach and former 49ers’ offensive coordinator...
Via Sportsnaut
December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

UCLA defensive tackle Kenny Clark declares for NFL Draft

UCLA defensive tackle Kenny Clark has elected to forgo his senior year of eligibility and is declaring for the 2016 NFL Draft. The 20-year-old Clark made the announcement via his Twitter account on Monday: pic.twitter.com/uXk8b07vNi — Kenny Clark (@KCBoutThatLife) December 28, 2015 Clark played three seasons for the Bruins, registering 6.5 sacks and 159 total tackles over...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Texas center Cameron Ridley suffers fractured foot, out indefinitely

    Senior center Cameron Ridley of the Texas Longhorns suffered a fractured left foot over the weekend and is out indefinitely, the school announced on Monday per Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. Texas big man Cameron Ridley is out indefinitely with a fractured left foot, per release. Huge Big 12 news. — Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) December 28, 2015   The 22-year-old...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Tom Benson slams paper calling for him to sell Saints

There comes a time in everyone’s life when they simply become too old to be doing certain things, but age is not something Tom Benson believes will get in the way of him and owning the NFL’s New Orleans Saints and NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans. This story begins with a column by Jeff Duncan for The Times Picayune that ran this weekend, in which Duncan writes a letter to Benson...
Via The Comeback
December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Andrew Luck has not been cleared for team drills

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck has not yet been cleared for full contact in practice, and it is starting to look like we might not see him again until next season. Luck said Monday that he has not been cleared for team drills but is still hoping to play against the Tennessee Titans on Sunday. Andrew Luck tells @WTHRcom that he’s still not cleared yet for team drills...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts place Charlie Whitehurst on IR; who else is left?

The Indianapolis Colts placed quarterback Charlie Whitehurst on injured reserve on Monday. With one week to go and a spot in the playoffs still up for grabs, it remains to be seen just who may be the starting quarterback for the team in the postseason if they manage to get in. Heck, it might just be you. The Colts have managed to play into a playoff battle despite quite a year for...
Via The Comeback
December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Al Jazeera reporter stands by Peyton Manning HGH report

Peyton Manning has taken an aggressive stance against allegations that he used performance-enhancing drugs, but the reporter who wrote the story for Al Jazeera has no intention of backing down from her work. With Charlie Sly having recanted the statements he made in Al Jazeera’s undercover expose, reporter Deborah Davies said Monday that she believes what Sly originally said...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Ron Rivera: Jonathan Stewart could play Week 17

Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart has missed the last two games with a sprained foot suffered in Week 14’s 38-0 victory over the Atlanta Falcons. But head coach Ron Rivera indicated on Monday that Stewart’s return to the gridiron could happen as soon as this Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. According to Rivera, Stewart “might be” able to play in Week 17, per...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Pettine to discuss latest social media video with Manziel

Johnny Manziel didn’t go on a two-day bender over the Christmas holiday, but a video has surfaced that has some wondering what it was the quarterback was drinking. For most, taking a drink or two with your friends on a special holiday isn’t frowned-upon. Even doing so while taking an Instagram video of yourself rapping wouldn’t raise any eyebrows. However, Manziel isn’t...
Via Sportsnaut
December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Reports: Yankees acquire Aroldis Chapman from Reds

The New York Yankees have acquired Aroldis Chapman from the Cincinnati Reds. YES Network’s Jack Curry initially reported that the trade was nearly done, with Fox Sports’s Ken Rosenthal confirming it. According to MLB.com’s Bryan Hoch, the Yankees parted with pitching prospect Rookie Davis, 28-year-old Caleb Cotham, and infielders Eric Jagielo and Tony Renda. None of the players...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

ESPN's Chris Mortensen: Peyton Manning 'sounds credible'

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen seems to believe Peyton Manning. Mortensen spoke with Manning over the weekend shortly after an Al Jazeera documentary surfaced linking the Denver Broncos quarterback to HGH. Manning, like he did Sunday during an exclusive interview with ESPN’s Lisa Salters, denied ever taking the banned substance. Mortensen also spoke with Charlie Sly, the pharmacist...
Via NESN.com
December 28, 2015  |  Discuss
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