Tuesday 04th August 2015,
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Brady Court Battle Moved to New York

Brady Court Battle Moved to New York

Tom Brady and the player’s association are taking Roger Goodell and the NFL to court. Not necessarily to determine whether or not Brady knew footballs were deflated, but to question the NFL’s process in this matter. Initially it appeared as if this case would be heard in Minnesota, but it has been moved to New [...]

July 30, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, Hot Seat, NFL 0

Seau’s Family Not Allowed to Speak at HOF Induction

Seau’s Family Not Allowed to Speak at HOF Induction

The NFL used to allow the family of deceased players to speak during their induction, but that is no longer. The late Junior Seau once stated that he wanted his daughter to introduce him but she won’t have that opportunity as the rules have been changed for the 2015 class. The other presenters will give [...]

July 29, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

NFL Upholds Tom Brady’s Suspension

NFL Upholds Tom Brady’s Suspension

As expected, Tom Brady appealed his 4-game suspension a few months ago for his alleged involvement in this situation. The degree to which he was involved is still a bit murky, although, where there’s smoke, there’s usually fire. The NFL has decided to uphold this 4-game suspension, per NFL.com, which means that Brady will probably [...]

July 28, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Jonathan Martin is Retiring

Jonathan Martin is Retiring

Jonathan Martin became a household name a few years ago when he was a member of the Dolphins and was an alleged victim of bullying from former teammate Richie Incognito. He has since been picked up  and dropped by the Niners, before being claimed off waivers by Carolina. Martin has decided to hang it up [...]

July 28, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Sam Bradford Looking to Prove His Worth

Sam Bradford Looking to Prove His Worth

Entering the final year of his contract and playing for a brand new team, quarterback Sam Bradford says he is not looking for an extension at the moment. He wants to prove he is still a great quarterback and should get paid like one as long as he stays clear of the injury bug. Bradford [...]

July 24, 2015 Gino Bernasconi NFL 0

Bills WR Places 2nd in Long Jump at Pan Am Games

Bills WR Places 2nd in Long Jump at Pan Am Games

“Freak athlete” is a term used far too often when assessing talented guys in sports. But then, there are those times where it’s actually accurate. That’s the case for Bills wide receiver Marquise Goodwin who placed second in the long jump in the Pan Am Games. That’s remarkable. Buffalo Bills wide receiver Marquise Goodwin has [...]

July 24, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Steelers Sign Mike Tomlin to Contract Extension

Steelers Sign Mike Tomlin to Contract Extension

With so much coaching turnover each year in the NFL, the Pittsburgh Steelers have been a model of consistency in that regard. Mike Tomlin took over for Bill Cowher some years back and it’s tough to even recall who was the coach before Cowher. This trend will continue in Pittsburgh as the Steelers have signed [...]

July 24, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Justin Tuck After Speaking with JPP: “He’s Fine”

Justin Tuck After Speaking with JPP: “He’s Fine”

Jason Pierre-Paul has kept a low profile since his 4th of July accident that cost him his right index finger but he has apparently been in touch with former teammate Justin Tuck. According to tuck, JPP is in high spirits and will be just fine. “What I told JPP is go out and play football. [...]

July 21, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Broncos Sign Demaryius Thomas to a 5-Year, $70 Million Deal

Broncos Sign Demaryius Thomas to a 5-Year, $70 Million Deal

NFL teams had until this week to sign franchised players to long-term deals or else they wouldn’t be able to do so until 2016. With certain players threatening to hold out, some teams were forced to hand over big sums of money to players. This was successful for Dez Bryant and he came to terms [...]

July 16, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Dez Bryant, Cowboys Come to Terms on 5-Year, $70 Million Deal

Dez Bryant, Cowboys Come to Terms on 5-Year, $70 Million Deal

Dez Bryant more or less threatened the Dallas Cowboys into the long-term deal he was looking for. On Monday, Dez tweeted that he’d miss games if no deal was met by today and there’s no doubt that he was serious. Well today, he got what he was looking for and deserved. Dez and Dallas came [...]

July 16, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0