Friday 22nd June 2018,
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Vincent Jackson Changing Roles in New Tampa Offense

Vincent Jackson Changing Roles in New Tampa Offense

With a new offensive system, there come new offensive role changes, and veteran wide receiver Vincent Jackson is having fun figuring out his new role in the offense. New coordinator Dirk Koetter is changing things up in Tampa and starting first hand with the way Vincent Jackson will be used. Jackson played 25% of his [...]

June 9, 2015 Gino Bernasconi Headlines, NFL 0

Patriots Release Brandon Spikes

Patriots Release Brandon Spikes

After going through the Aaron Hernandez fiasco, the New England Patriots are probably very interested in keeping their name out of anything controversial. To that end, they’ve released the newly acquired, 27-year old linebacker Brandon Spikes. Spikes is thought to be involved in a hit-and-run after a vehicle registered to him was found crashed and [...]

June 8, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Jimmy Garoppolo Tosses 5 INTs at Patriots Practice

Jimmy Garoppolo Tosses 5 INTs at Patriots Practice

If the first few days of OTAs are any indication of the future, the Patriots are in trouble for the first 4 games of next season while Brady serves his suspension. Yesterday, Jimmy Garoppolo, Brady’s replacement for those games, tossed 5 interceptions in practice. The New England Patriots were reminded Thursday of the wide chasm [...]

June 7, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Devonta Freeman Not Scared of Competition

Devonta Freeman Not Scared of Competition

The Falcons backfield has been missing some punch and power the last few years since RB Michael Turner left the team, but this year seems like a good bet for a new piece to arise in the Atlanta Falcons offense. Last year, Freeman backed up RB Steven Jackson as the Falcons struggled mightily all season [...]

June 4, 2015 Gino Bernasconi NFL 0

LeSean McCoy Not Interested in Addressing His Chip Kelly Accusations

LeSean McCoy Not Interested in Addressing His Chip Kelly Accusations

LeSean McCoy caused a stir recently when he made some allegations regarding how Chip Kelly handled his roster in Philadelphia. McCoy feels as if he was on the short end of the Kelly stick and voiced his opinion. For the first time since making those comments to ESPN the Magazine, McCoy was in front of [...]

June 4, 2015 Kevin Burke NFL 0

Cameron Jordan signs big deal

Cameron Jordan signs big deal

You would think there is nobody worth keeping in the New Orleans Saints defense with the way the have faltered the last few seasons, but there has been one man who has stood out for the franchise since he was drafted in 2011. DE Cameron Jordan is a former Pro Bowler and former Cal standout. [...]

June 3, 2015 Gino Bernasconi Headlines, NFL 0

Cam Newton, Panthers Nearing Long-Term Deal

Cam Newton, Panthers Nearing Long-Term Deal

The Carolina Panthers don’t have names on the roster that necessarily jump off the page to you with the exception of Cam Newton. He’s essentially their entire offense. As such, they’re about to pay him accordingly. Carolina is usually in the playoff discussion somehow and that’s largely due to Cam who is about to be [...]

June 1, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Adrian Peterson Considering Retirement if Not Traded

Adrian Peterson Considering Retirement if Not Traded

Adrian Peterson has been cleared by the NFL, but he does not want to remain in Minnesota. The RB is 30 and doesn’t have much time left in the NFL. He’d like to be traded, but the Vikings are willing to move him. Because of this, he has reportedly considered retirement. That’s seems unlikely, but [...]

May 28, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Dorial Green-Beckham Turning Heads Already

Dorial Green-Beckham Turning Heads Already

You don’t see people talking about second rounders making this big a difference this early, but the Tennessee Titans are changing everything about their look and this kid might be a big part of a dangerously dynamic offense if properly set up. With the 40th overall selection, the Titans took wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham to [...]

May 25, 2015 Gino Bernasconi NFL 0

Pic: Aaron Hernandez’s New “Lifetime” Tattoo

Pic: Aaron Hernandez’s New “Lifetime” Tattoo

Fresh off his murder convicted and lifetime sentence, Aaron Hernandez was in court today to plead not guilty to a separate charge involving someone’s death. But what was of note about Hernandez was a brand new tattoo on his neck that reads “Lifetime.” ¬†Fitting. Some people just don’t get it. [...]

May 21, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, Hot Seat, NFL 0