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Rodney Harrison believes Josh Freeman is faking a concussion

Former NFL safety was a guest on NBC Sports Radio with Amani and Eytan and accused Vikings quarterback Josh Freeman of faking a concussion. http://profootballzone.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Harrison-Freeman-Concussion.m4a Harrison is crazy.  This sounds so ridiculous and absurd. [ Black Sports Online ] Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Rodney Harrison...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens secretary loses her Super Bowl ring in the Chesapeake Bay

According to Black Sports Online,  a Baltimore Ravens secretary lost her Super Bowl ring while on a boat in the Chesapeake Bay. On Aug. 3, Ravens Receptionist Toni Lekas and her boyfriend, Chuck Lykes, were at a boat party on the river. Toni brought her ring because when you’ve got one, the ring is actually the intended invite and surely the guest of honor. Toni went to leave...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Michael Bennett: Greg Schiano has small mans syndrome

Things are so bad with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and head coach Greg Schiano that one of his former players compared it to Cuba, according to Mike Silver of the NFL Network. “How bad is it there? It’s worse than you can imagine,” says one NFL player who spent 2012 with the Bucs. “It’s like being in Cuba.” Former Bucs defensive end Michael Bennett says they always hated...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Jermichael Finley is home after being released from the hospital

Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley announced on Twitter that he was released from the hospital and is now home after suffering a bruised spine this past Sunday against the Browns. Home Sweet Home! #FinleyStrong — Jermichael Finley (@JermichaelF88) October 24, 2013 I would expect Finley to ba placed on injured reserve soon and we’ll have to wait and see if he needs...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Stephen Jones: Tony Romo is like LeBron James, he needs a ring to quiet the doubters

Dallas Cowboys COO Stephen Jones believes a Super Bowl ring is the only thing separates quarterback Tony Romo from being considered great. “I completely understand here in Dallas there is a high bar when you look at some of the quarterbacks that we’ve had here and the championships that they’ve won,” Jones said on SiriusXM NFL Radio via For The Win. “I think Tony would...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Doug Martin hoping to be back by week 10

Despite having a torn labrum in his shoulder,  Buccaneers running back Doug Martin plans on being back by week 10 after going through some rehab,  according to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network. Said on @nflnetwork: #Bucs are optimistic at getting RB Doug Martin (torn labrum) back this season. Play 1 game in 18 days after tonight — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) October 24, 2013 Doug...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL Week 8 Predictions

Panthers vs. Buccaneers: The Buccaneers aren’t stopping Cam Newton. Prediction – Panthers 30-17 **Remaining Picks to be made** Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post NFL Week 8 Predictions appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Jason Pierre-Paul admits he’s not 100 percent

New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul is clearly not the same dominant player that he was two years ago and he admitted it to the media on Thursday. “It’s really going to take the whole offseason next year to get back to my old, old ways — the old JPP,” said Pierre-Paul via Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News. The good news for Pierre-Paul is that he’ll...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Brett Favre says a couple of teams have called

We reported earlier today that the St. Louis Rams reached out to Brett Favre to see if he wanted to make a comeback and play for them this season. Fave made an appearance on Sports Talk 570 and said that a couple of teams have shown interest, but he made it clear that he’s done. “I don’t know who, but I think a couple teams have inquired,” Favre said per ProFootballTalk.com...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Pete Carroll plans on taking his time with Percy Harvin

Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll was asked what wide receiver Percy Harvin has to do to show him he’s ready to play. “He’s got to get through normal days of practice and we’ll see how he handles it. With the thought we’ve been going with all along is to take the conservative approach and make sure our guys are healthy and so we’re going to continue to do that. We’ve...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Terrelle Pryor told the Steelers not to draft him

Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor claims that Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin offered to draft him in the 2011 supplemental draft but he turned him down. “Mike said, ‘Hey, I’ll draft you if you want to play here,’ ” Pryor said via the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. “But he gave me a story about when he was down in Tampa Bay about a quarterback (Shaun King) that was there...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Patriots CB Logan Ryan fined $10K by the NFL for his crotch grab

According to ProFootballTalk.com,  Patriots cornerback Logan Ryan has been fined $10,000 by the NFL for grabbing his crotch after he scored a touchdown off an interception last week. Per league source, Pats CB Logan Ryan has been fined $10,000 for his mid-air crotch grab while scoring a touchdown against the Jets. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) October 24, 2013   Need NFL...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman: Playing with a concussion paid off

Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman wrote a guest column for TheMMQB.com and talked about his one and only NFL concussion which occurred in week eight of the 2011 season when he got his first NFL start as a rookie. On the game’s seventh play, I trailed my receiver down the left sideline and looked back to see Andy Dalton toss it underneath to Chris Pressley, their 260-pound fullback...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

DeMarco Murray expected to play this week

Calvin Watkins of ESPNDallas.com,  expected Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray to play this week against the Lions. Murray practiced with the first-team offense on Wednesday.  We’ll have to see what kind of work he does today and tomorrow. If Murray does play Sunday,  I’m sure the Cowboys will limit his snaps.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

“Fire Schiano” Billboard spotted in Tampa (Photo)

A “Fire Schiano” billboard has been spotted in North Tampa,  according to Jenna Laine of Sports Talk Florida. I guess Bucs fans are no longer fired up about Schiano the way they were last season. [ Photo via My FOX Tampa ]   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post “Fire Schiano” Billboard spotted in Tampa (Photo) appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Ben Roethlisberger isn’t crazy about running the wildcat

Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger made it clear on his weekly radio show that he’s not crazy about running the Wildcat. “It’s not that I don’t like it,” Roethlisberger said Tuesday on his radio show, per SteelCityInsider.net via NFL.com. “If it helps us win, I’m all for it. I just told coach I get actually physically tired running out to wide receiver all the...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins owner Dan Snyder models some sneakers (Photo)

Check out Redskins owner Dan Snyder modeling Kevin Durant’s basketball shoes.  This is such an odd photo. .@KDTrey5 thanks for the @nike and your #Redskins support. Love the burgundy and gold. – from Dan Snyder #HTTR pic.twitter.com/DZ7etnJNsF — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) October 24, 2013   [ For The Win ] Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Redskins...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL announces 2014 London games

The National Football League has announced the three International Series games that will be played in London, England in 2014. The Jaguars will host the Cowboys, the Falcons will host the Lions and the Raiders will  host the Dolphins. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell confirmed everything today, per NFL.com. “Our fans in the UK continue to demonstrate their passion for more football...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Rams called Brett Favre

According to ESPN.com,  the St. Louis Rams called future hall of fame quarterback Brett Favre when Sam Bradford went down with a season ending knee injury this past Sunday. The Rams simply asked the 44 year-old Favre if he would be willing to leave his Mississippi farm to make one last NFL comeback. In the end,  Favre’s agent Bus Cook told the Rams that his client is retired...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Giants haven’t closed the door on trading Hakeem Nicks

According to Dan Graziano of ESPNNewYork.com,  the Giants haven’t closed the door on possibly trading wide receiver Hakeem Nicks before the deadline. The Giants haven’t closed the door on trading Nicks, but they’re not eager or likely to do it because they haven’t given up on either their season or the idea of keeping Nicks long term. Manning loves him. The coaching staff...
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October 24, 2013  |  1 Comment

This Texans grill is crazy (Photos)

Only Texas could you find a grill like this.  This thing needs to be at every Texan tailgate at Reliant Stadium. [ Next Impulse Sports ] Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post This Texans grill is crazy (Photos) appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Danny Amendola returned to practice, Aqib Talib limited

New England Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola has been cleared to practice after sitting out last week’s game with a concussion.  He’ll still need to be cleared to play in Sunday’s game against the Dolphins, according to the Boston Herald. Cornerback Aqib Talib seemed to be limited during Wednesday’s practice. Cornerback Aqib Talib was present for the session, which...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Greg Schiano: We’ll win if we play Buccaneer football

Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano was a guest on the NFL Network and was asked if he’s worried that he might get fired if they don’t turn things around and win some games before the season is over. “We’ll win our share, don’t worry,” Schiano said via ProFootballTalk.com. Schiano doesn’t seem worried that his team has to play a hot Panthers team on Thursday...
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October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Nate Burleson to Dez Bryant: You’re not Calvin Johnson

Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson doesn’t seem to agree with the comments Cowboys Dez Bryant made when he said that he can do whatever Calvin Jonson can. “Listen, I like Dez. I think he’s one of the best receivers in the game right now,” Burleson said via the Dallas Morning News. “Very talented. Fast, big, strong. He possesses all the tools to possibly be as good as Calvin...
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October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Raiders claim Martez Wilson off waivers

The Oakland Raiders claimed linebacker Martez WIlson off waivers from the Saints on Wednesday. Raiders have claimed LB Martez Wilson via waivers from the New Orleans Saints. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 23, 2013 Wilson was drafted in the third round back in 2011 by the Saints. He has 4 tackles and 1 sack so far this season. Need NFL Tickets? Loading...
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October 23, 2013  |  Discuss
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