Friday 28th August 2015,
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Petition to Keep Vick Off Steelers Tops 15,000 Names

Petition to Keep Vick Off Steelers Tops 15,000 Names

It’s 2015 and people still aren’t willing to forgive Mike Vick for his previous transgressions. Even though he has served his time, approaching a decade ago, people cannot forgive and forget. Well, at least not the people in Pittsburgh who have started a petition to keep Vick off the Steelers given his recent visit with [...]

August 27, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, Hot Seat, NFL 0

Mike Vick to Meet with Steelers

Mike Vick to Meet with Steelers

There are quite a few big names from yesteryear still on the free agent market. Michael Vick tops that list. If he finds a team, he definitely won’t be a starter, but he would be a more than serviceable backup at this stage in his career. Might that be the case for him and the [...]

August 26, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Robert Griffin III Concussed in Preseason Game

Robert Griffin III Concussed in Preseason Game

RGIII left last night’s preseason tune up vs. Detroit very early in the 1st quarter after he was sacked and ultimately knocked out of the game with a concussion. This is a make-or-break year for a guy who has been touted as a franchise savior. But this latest injury can’t be put on him. The [...]

August 24, 2015 Kevin Burke NFL 0

Former NFL QB Erik Kramer Attempted Suicide

Former NFL QB Erik Kramer Attempted Suicide

Former NFL QB Erik Kramer has been retired for a while now, but has found himself in the news. Kramer apparently attempted suicide, but was unsuccessful and was injured as a result. It sounds like Kramer is going through a lot mentally. Let’s hope he gets whatever help he needs. Former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer [...]

August 21, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Panthers’ Kelvin Benjamin Suffers Torn ACL

Panthers’ Kelvin Benjamin Suffers Torn ACL

As if the wide receiver situation couldn’t get any worse in Carolina, the Panthers were dealt a devastating blow today. Kelvin Benjamin will be sidelined for the entire 2015 season with a torn ACL. He was one of the few bright spots last year, putting up an impressive rookie campaign but now the options will [...]

August 20, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Eli Manning Wants to be the Highest Paid QB in the League

Eli Manning Wants to be the Highest Paid QB in the League

Not only is Eli Manning the only QB to beat Tom Brady in a Super Bowl, but he has done it twice. He probably doesn’t get the credit he deserves and being Peyton Manning’s younger brother doesn’t help either. But don’t tell Eli that. He feels as if he should be the highest paid QB [...]

August 18, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Jadaveon Clowney Returns to Practice

Jadaveon Clowney Returns to Practice

Jadaveon Clowney’s career has gotten off to a rough start. Injuries have had him in street clothes more so than a Texans uniform thus far. And he also underwent the dreaded microfracture knee surgery. But he’s back on the field practicing at least. Only time will tell if he’s still the player he was in [...]

August 18, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Colts, T.Y. Hilton Agree on 5-Year, $65M Contract

Colts, T.Y. Hilton Agree on 5-Year, $65M Contract

A great QB can make any WR look spectacular. While it may be a bit premature to label Andrew Luck, he’s certainly on his way. His play has made T.Y. Hilton look like a star. Not to take anything away from Hilton, of course, because he’s very talented. But this duo should be causing havoc [...]

August 13, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Bills Claim IK Enemkpali

Bills Claim IK Enemkpali

IK Enemkpali wasn’t unemployed for very long. A day after being cut by the Jets for punching QB Geno Smith in the face and breaking his jay, Enemkpali has been claimed by the Buffalo Bills. This means Enemkpali and Smith will remain in the same division, making the first time these two teams play with [...]

August 12, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Frank Gifford Dies at Age 84

Frank Gifford Dies at Age 84

Frank Gifford is in the Pro Football Hall of Fame as a player, but many remember his as the face on Monday Night Football. Either way, he’s an icon and a fixture in the football community. Gifford passed away over the weekend at the age of 84. He will be missed. Most middle-aged football fans [...]

August 11, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0