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Chicago Bears: Sleeper Team To Watch in 2014?

The offseason presents a ray of sunshine across the NFL landscape. Each team is presented with a clean slate and a golden opportunity to fill various holes through the draft and free agency. It’s no wonder that nearly every year about half of the teams that made the trip to the postseason the previous year fall short of returning to the NFL’s tournament. The Atlanta Falcons and...
Via Gridiron Grit
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Bryan Cox's shocking sex revelation on 'Hard Knocks'

HBO Falcons assistant coach Bryan Cox is 46-years-old. His daughter is 30. I’ll give you a few minutes to figure out how old Bryan Cox was when he conceived his kid. In the meantime, listen to Cox deliver this stunning line about his virginity. This season of Hard Knocks hasn’t been good, hasn’t been entertaining in the least. But I’ll watch, if only to hear Bryan Cox talk...
Via With Leather
11 hours ago  |  1 Comment

Boomer: Manziel not ready, would ‘get his ass kicked’ against Steelers

I can’t put my finger on it, but something tells me former NFL quarterback Boomer Esiason is not an avid supporter of Cleveland Browns rookie QB Johnny Manziel. While head coach Mike Pettine went back on his word to name a starting QB on Tuesday, Boomer has some indirect advice for the 1st-year coach: Johnny Football is not the guy to face the Pittsburgh Steelers in week one....
Via Low Brow Sports
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Eagles acquire Kenjon Barner from the Panthers

The Eagles have announced that they’ve traded for Panthers running back Kenjon Barner. #Eagles acquire running back and returner Kenjon Barner from Carolina for a conditional 7th round draft pick in 2015. pic.twitter.com/1ESvwiJ921 — Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) August 20, 2014 There have been whispers that Barner was going to get cut down in Carolina. Barner played under Eagles...
Via Pro Football Zone
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kenjon Barner traded from Panthers to Eagles for pick

The Philadelphia Eagles announced Tuesday night that they have acquired RB Kenjon Barner from the Panthers for a conditional seventh-round pick. #Eagles acquire running back and returner Kenjon Barner from Carolina for a conditional 7th round draft pick in 2015. pic.twitter.com/1ESvwiJ921 — Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) August 20, 2014 Barner played for Eagles HC Chip Kelly while...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Derek Jeter accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter became the latest celebrity athlete to accept the Ice Bucket Challenge issued to him by several celebrities, including Roger Clemens and actor Mickey Rourke, to raise money and spread awareness about ALS. As ALS is also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, Jeter used the opportunity to take a moment to acknowledge...
Via Holdout Sports
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ex-NFL LB Tim Shaw diagnosed with ALS

Former Carolina Panthers, Jacksonville Jaguars, Chicago Bears and Tennessee Titans linebacker Tim Shaw has announced he has ALS in a new video on the Titans’ official website. Photo Credit: TitansOnline.com In the clip, Shaw challenges the Titans organization, along with James Franklin and the Penn State football team (his alma mater) to take part in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge...
Via Gridiron Grit
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Is Bruce Carters starting job in jeopardy

Caption (credit: www.dallascowboys.com) Bruce Carter is now in a serious battle to keep his position with the starting linebackers. At the beginning of training camp Carter looked to be the only linebacker who was not in danger of losing his starting spot. When the Dallas Cowboys drafted Carter, it was hoped that they got a sure fire starter who would take his place next to Sean...
Via Down and Distance
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Who Will be the Starters for the Raiders?

Before the NFL kicks-off for real in September with regular season games, we have now seen two weeks of preseason action for the Oakland Raiders.  There was a wave of mock depth charts that came out predicting who the starters would be for the silver and black.  For the most part, things are going as expected, with the exception of injuries, but there have been some notable changes...
Via TopSportsReport
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Who Would You Rather – Highest Paid Models Edition: Gisele Bundchen or Adriana Lima?

Via Guyism
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Stewart to Miss Bristol Motor Speedway

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Stewart-Hass Racing announced Tuesday that Jeff Burton will once again pilot the No. 14 Chevrolet at the Bristol Motor Speedway this weekend. This will be the third race in-a-row where Tony Stewart has missed a NASCAR Sprint Cup series race since the Sprint Car crash almost three weekend’s ago. It is still unclear when Stewart will get back into his ride. Rumors...
Via Sicknissified
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Re-Sign DE Brett Keisel

The Pittsburgh Steelers have reportedly re-signed 13-year DE Brett Keisel, per ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Steelers and DE Brett Keisel have reached agreement. Keisel back to Pittsburgh, per league source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 19, 2014 Photo Credit: Steelers.com Keisel, who turns 36 next month, was widely regarded as one of the best free agents still on the market...
Via Gridiron Grit
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dolphins Remove QB Pat Devlin From I.R. With An Injury Settlement

  The Miami Dolphins removed QB Pat Devlin from injured reserve with an injury settlement Tuesday, according to the NFL transaction release. Devlin reverted to injured reserve after Miami released him following the signing of QB Brady Quinn earlier this month. After Devlin was released, Mike Garafolo, citing a source, reported that the Ravens are among the teams that could have...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Steelers have had contract talks with Jason Worilds

According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports,  the Steelers have been talking to linebacker Jason Worilds about a new contract. The Steelers have had conversations with Jason Worilds on an extension as well, but they are nowhere close at this point — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) August 19, 2014 Worilds is currently under Pittsburgh’s franchise tag for the upcoming season...
Via Pro Football Zone
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Are any Denver Broncos either of the biggest heroes or goats from the past week?

Despite the fact that the games didn’t mean anything in the standings, and will be long forgotten in a week or two, the second week of the preseason provided plenty of highlights and lowlights. There were reasons to be excited, causes for concern and everything in between. What players were at each extreme of the spectrum this week? To see the “Heroes and Goats” from preseason...
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16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Marcus Gilbert Agrees to 5-Year, $30 Mil Extension With Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers have agreed to a new deal with offensive tackle Marcus Gilbert. Marcus Gilbert has signed a five-year, $30 million extension with the Steelers, per league source. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) August 19, 2014 “It means I am locked in hopefully as a Steelerfor the rest of my career,” Gilbert told the team’s official website.  “It’s a blessing...
Via Thacover2
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Brett Keisel declines workout with Cardinals, only wants to play for the Steelers

The Cardinals invited free agent Brett Keisel to come in for a workout now that Darnell Dockett is done for the season with a torn ACL. Keisel has actually turned down Arizona’s invite. Source said Keisel declined visit invite. didn't want to leave his family. Steeler for 13 yrs. #azcardinals — Kent Somers (@kentsomers) August 19, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551...
Via Pro Football Zone
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Pat Narduzzi Tells His Michigan State Defense That They Stink At Every Spartans Practice

Michigan State possessed one of the country’s best defenses in 2013. The Spartans, who went 13-1, winning the Big Ten title and the Rose Bowl, were third in the nation in scoring defense, allowing only 13.2 points per game.  Mark Dantonio’s squad is picked by many to build on the success it had a season ago. The reason for that, mostly, being how good the Spartans are expected...
Via College Spun
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State vs. Jacksonville State – Game Time, TV Schedule, Line, Predictions

Lauren Walson/College Spun A year ago, the Michigan State Spartans surprised all of us by running through their Big Ten schedule undefeated, knocking off Ohio State in the league title game, and taking home the Rose Bowl trophy after a victory over Stanford. This year, there are national championship aspirations in East Lansing. But the Spartans can’t get too far ahead of themselves...
Via College Spun
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers rumors: Rusney Castillo edition

The Detroit Tigers might finally dip their hand into the waters and pull a Cuban ballplayer to the Motor City. Recent and prolific successes gained by defectors Yoenis Cespedes, Yasiel Puig, and Jose Abreu have drawn attention to one man – Rusney Castillo. Castillo last played in Cuba in 2012. He’s a 27-year old, stocky outfielder, standing just 5’9’’ but weighing a shade...
Via isportsweb.com
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mike Ditka's misguided remarks about Redskins name change

Mike Ditka isn’t one to be shy about his opinions, here is what he thinks of the Redskins name controversy via The Sporting News. “This is so stupid it’s appalling,” Ditka, now an ESPN analyst, told the website redskinshistorian.com, “and I hope that owner keeps fighting for it and never changes it, because the Redskins are part of an American football history, and it should...
Via BlackSportsOnline
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Stephon Marbury to star in play about Stephon Marbury

You simply cannot make this stuff up. Former NBA All-Star Stephon Marbury will star in a Chinese play about his life during the 2011-2012 season in which he led the Beijing Ducks to a Chinese Basketball Association championship (via Sports Illustrated).  Per SI, “I Was Marbury” runs 11 straight nights from October 1 to 11 in Beijing Wukesong Stadium. Ticket prices range from...
Via Sportsnaut
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ranking 10 Best NFL Free Agents Still Available

We’ve reached the mid-way point in the 2014 NFL preseason and are now just half a month away from the highly-anticipated season opener between the Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks. It won’t be long until teams around the league begin rapidly trimming their 90-man rosters down just 53, but there are still some notable players with potential and big-play ability available...
Via Gridiron Grit
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Willie McGinnest has high hopes for the Patriots this season

Former Patriots great Willie McGinest has some high hopes for his former team for the upcoming season. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Willie McGinnest has high hopes for the Patriots this season appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
Via Pro Football Zone
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Packers Waive/Injured TE Colt Lyerla

  The Green Bay Packers have waived/injured undrafted TE Colt Lyerla on Tuesday, according to Tom Pelissero. Pelissero adds that Lyerla would revert to the Packers injured reserve list for at least the time being in the event he goes unclaimed off of waivers. Lyerla was one of the more notable undrafted signings given his talent and the Packers need for help at tight end. Unfortunately...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
18 hours ago  |  Discuss
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