May 2018 archive

May 31

Geragos did not comment on the survey when contacted by the Daily News, but said it’s just the tip of the proverbial iceberg.

It’s also not clear if the findings of the study were distributed to NFL teams, but the thoughts of fans were cited by several owners as a reason for the policy change. A statement from Steelers owner Art Rooney said that the vast majority of our fans… do not want to come to a game …

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May 29

Super Bowl champion Eagles to visit White House on June 5, report says

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The Eagles received an invitation last month to visit the White House after winning Super Bowl 52, and it appears the team has accepted the offer. According to 6ABC, the Eagles will celebrate their Super Bowl victory at the White House on June 5. One reason Boston’s guards had issues making plays in traffic: There …

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May 25

Tom Brady not attending Patriots’ OTAs

The next phase of the Patriots’ Organized Team Activities begin today, and Tom Brady is not present. Brady, who has been working out on his own all offseason, remains away as on-field football activities begin at OTAs today, according to multiple reports. Ariza, the only player in Houston’s locker room with a championship ring (with …

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May 23

Jerry Jones on anthem discussions at league meetings: We’ve got a lot of things that we’re trying to balance

Nearly two years after Colin Kaepernick first sat, then knelt, in protest during the national anthem prior to games, the NFL is still trying to devise a solution to put the matter in the rear-view mirror. Authentic Mens Chris Chelios Jersey Owners discussed the topic Tuesday during league meetings in Atlanta with several possible tweaks …

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May 21

Brady’s next goal: 1,000 career rushing yards

We already know that Tom Brady will be returning in 2018 for his 19th NFL season, which he’ll play at age 41. Until late Friday night, however, we didn’t know exactly why Brady was coming back for more. In an Instagram video seemingly taken somewhere along the California coast, we can see Brady working on …

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May 19

Kurt Warner clarifies what he meant when he said he wanted to play again in 2018

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Yes, Kurt Warner said this week that he had a conversation about playing in the NFL again. I was actually ready to, for this coming season, I actually talked to a coach and my wife said, ‘Go for it, I think it would be great,’ Warner said Monday during an appearance in the St. Louis …

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May 18

Who Will Be Patriots’ Odd Man Out In Crowded Running Back Stable?

The New England Patriots’ running back stable is more crowded than a Cape Cod supermarket on July 3. The Patriots already rostered Rex Burkhead, James White, Mike Gillislee and Jeremy Hill prior to the 2018 NFL Draft. Then they selected Sony Michel in the first round and reportedly picked up Ralph Webb as an undrafted …

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May 16

Todd Bowles can’t say if Teddy Bridgewater will do everything at OTAs

Jets General Manager Mike Maccagnan described quarterback Teddy Bridgewater as healthy this week, but there are different levels of health and it seems that Bridgewater isn’t at the top end of that spectrum. In the absence of players being able to benefit beyond a scholarship, expect third parties such as agents to fill the influence …

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May 14

Seventh-round QB Alex McGough Jersey making positive impression with Seahawks

Alex McGough became just the second quarterback drafted by the Seahawks under head coach Pete Carroll and John Schneider since they took over the front office operations in Seattle in 2010. And just like Russell Wilson managed to do in his rookie mini-camp showing in 2012, McGough turned heads over the weekend with the Seahawks. …

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May 12

Report: Saints don’t plan to sign veteran running back

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Saints running back Mark Ingram has been suspended for the first four games of the 2018 season and the team is short on experienced depth behind Alvin Kamara, but they are reportedly not in the market for a veteran running back right now. “I don’t know that there’s been a rate we discussed,” Payton said …

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