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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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year ago
In case you missed it, Jeremy Shockey and Warren Sapp still don't like each other.    It all stems from the Saints bounty scandal and the back and forth the two had on Twitter, including Shockey mocking Sapp after his arrest. Now...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Salsa is a harder dance than most. The optimum amount of rhythm is necessary in order to look good doing it.   Eli Manning decided to try the dance along with Victor Cruz, who's known for doing it after scoring a touchdown. The Giants...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
More shakeups are heading to ESPN.   The worldwide leader is getting rid of longtime NFL Countdown personality Cris Carter along with Ray Lewis. Mike Ditka is already out and that leaves the countdown crew with a whole new look for next...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
The NFL offseason cycle continues as we head towards rookie minicamps, OTAs and other workouts. Free agency and the draft are done so we have an idea of what rosters will look like for the most part. The schedules also have been released so it'...
Matt Josephs
1 year ago
The NFL is definitely a fan of Star Wars.   On the iconic Star Wars Day, also known as May 4th, teams brought their best to Twitter.   #MayThe4thBeWithYou Faithful! pic.twitter.com/usOUX1xRFu — San Francisco 49ers (@49ers)...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Ezekiel Elliott is not afraid to show of the abs.   For the NFL Draft, the Ohio State (and now Cowboys) running back showed up with a crop-top shirt. The "hero in a half-shirt" was proud to show off his abs and give the people...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Trevone Boykin
Talent does not always guarantee becoming an NFL Draft pick. Dozens of college football stars did not hear their name called during the 2016 NFL Draft. Many of these players have now signed with teams as undrafted free agents and will be competing...
John Coon
1 year ago

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