NFL Articles

Bill Belichick
The drama of last season ended in bitter disappointment for the Patriots in the AFC Championship Game in Denver, a loss that hit the team as hard as any in recent years. Now, as the Patriots prepare to take the next step and chase the...
Athlon Sports
9 months ago
Brandon Marshall
The wait continues for Jets fans, who saw their team miss the playoffs last season by losing the regular-season finale in Buffalo. It was a torturous loss for the Jets, falling to their former coach, Rex Ryan. And in some ways, it spoiled many of...
Athlon Sports
9 months ago
Cris Carter's son Duron isn't too different from his father.   The CFL receiver for the Montreal Alouettes is catching touchdowns just like the elder Carter, but is adding celebrations all his own. After Duron catches a TD...
Jasmine Watkins
9 months ago
Jason Pierre-Paul doesn't want you to make the same mistake he did.   The Giants defensive end appears in a Fourth of July public service announcement to prevent others from doing anything crazy involving fireworks. Paul tells the...
Jasmine Watkins
9 months ago
Reading mean tweets about yourself can be difficult, but funny.   The Indianapolis Colts took it upon themselves to take a gander at the things being said about them on social media, and it does not disappoint. Players learn that twitter...
Jasmine Watkins
10 months ago
NFL dads are always great. All they want is for their kids to love them, and maybe even root for their team.   For Father's Day, Courtyard Hotels put together a video of NFL stars watching their children talk about them and all that they...
Jasmine Watkins
10 months ago
There isn't a day that goes by that Stephen A. Smith doesn't say something questionable.   The "First Take" host, along with Skip Bayless, discussed ESPN's newest 30 For 30, "O.J.: Made in America" and gave us...
Jasmine Watkins
10 months ago
This is not for the faint of heart.   Calvin Johnson's finger hasn't bent normally since 2013. After the Lions receiver suffered an injury and then wore a split in order to keep it straight. Johnson felt it was time to share his...
Jasmine Watkins
10 months ago
Chad Johnson is running into yet another name-related problem.    Johnson, who once changed his name to Chad Ochocinco, is having trouble with some Twitter users who are confusing him for a contestant on the Bachelorette named Chad...
Jasmine Watkins
10 months ago
Someone got the best of the NFL.   The twitter account of the league was hacked and it's got all of the twitterverse in an uproar.    View post on imgur.com   Remain calm commissioner fans, Goodell is still...
Jasmine Watkins
10 months ago
J.J. Watt
There’s no denying the NFL is home to the best football players in the world. But when it comes to the best of the best, who is king of the gridiron? Quarterback may be the glamor position of the league, but does it also lay claim to the...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
Richard Sherman
With NFL offenses tilting more and more towards throwing the ball rather than running it that puts even more emphasis on the strength of a team’s secondary. Look no further than the success of Seattle’s “Legion of Boom,...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
Von Miller
While an NFL defense may start up front with the linemen, the heart and soul of the unit is the linebackers. Not only are they responsible for making the bulk of the tackles, the most valuable linebackers are those that also can make plays in...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
J.J. Watt
Quarterbacks may get most of the attention and the fame, but in the NFL the old adage still holds true: defense wins championships. Denver proved this last season, riding the league's No. 1 defense all the way to Super Bowl 50. Once there,...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
Joe Thomas
The skill position players get most of the credit and accolades, but that doesn't diminish the importance of a solid offensive line in today's NFL. Quarterbacks can't rack up all those yards throwing the ball and likewise the same on...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
Rob Gronkowski
The tight end may still not be the most popular position in the NFL but it's certainly en vogue right now. Not only did four different tight ends eclipse 1,000 yards receiving last season, the same number as those that had done this the past...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
Antonio Brown
While there are plenty of differences when it comes to comparing an NFL wide receiver and running back, there also is one fairly significant similarity. The best at each position wear the same uniform.   Not only does Pittsburgh claim the...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
Le'Veon Bell
In today’s pass-happy NFL, it should come as no surprise that the role and status of the running back has changed. Consider that last season seven players rushed for at least 1,000 yards. Just five years ago that number was 17. Also, when...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
Cam Newton
Make no mistake, quarterback remains the “it” position in the NFL. Not only is it the most popular one, it’s also the most scrutinized and arguably the most important when it comes to team success.   For poof of this,...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
Tom Brady
The NFL season never really stops as the league bounces from the regular season, the postseason, free agency, the draft, OTAs, minicamps, training camps and back to the regular season again.   We’re a month removed from the draft, most...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
Stylish JJ Watt
J.J. Watt, 27, is 6’5” and 290 pounds, with 34” arms and shoulders as wide as his summer cabin in Wisconsin. But when he’s not lifting weights or crushing quarterbacks, the Houston Texans D-lineman and three-time NFL...
Nathan Rush
11 months ago
ESPN is branching out when it comes to its talent.   The worldwide leader tapped Eli Apple's mom Annie for a new contributor role, and she happily obliged.    "Annie caught our attention during the NFL Draft and...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
Ezekiel Elliott is officially in the money.   The running back out of Ohio State signed his contract with the Cowboys, with nearly $25 million guaranteed, and with more money there's more problems. After the rookie running back tweeted a...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
Sometimes us sports lovers get caught up in our little world, we forget other people aren't into them as much.   On a special celebrity-filled edition of Jeopardy! that notion became very clear. The clue was set up for an easy Cam...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
Russell Wilson is the classic underdog story. Small quarterback making it to the NFL and all that jazz.   When the Seahawks quarterback was tapped to give the commencement speech at Wisconsin, the school he transferred to after NC State, and...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago

Pages