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Cameron Wake On Miami Dolphins Making Playoffs: 'This Is Definitely The Year'

Cameron Wake On Miami Dolphins Making Playoffs: 'This Is Definitely The Year'

Miami Dolphins defensive end Cameron Wake told The Miami Herald on Aug. 19 "this is definitely the year" the team wil...

Aug 20 2015, 7:00am CDT

Eli Manning Wants To Become NFL's Highest-Paid Player

Eli Manning Wants To Become NFL's Highest-Paid Player

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning wants to become the NFL's highest-paid player with his next contract....

Aug 19 2015, 6:00am CDT

Washington Redskins Will Not Change Name For New Stadium

Washington Redskins Will Not Change Name For New Stadium

The Washington Redskins will not drop their "Redskins" name for a new stadium they plan to build....

Aug 18 2015, 7:00am CDT

James Harrison Rejects Sons' Participation Trophies

James Harrison Rejects Sons' Participation Trophies

Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker James Harrison rejected his two sons' participation trophies on Aug. 15. In an Inst...

Aug 17 2015, 7:00am CDT

NFL Players Believe New England Patriots Deflated Footballs But Aren't Cheaters

NFL Players Believe New England Patriots Deflated Footballs But Aren't Cheaters Per ESPN

An ESPN NFL Nation and ESPN The Magazine survey reveals 72 of 100 players believe the New England Patriots deflated footballs....

Aug 13 2015, 7:45am CDT

Bill O'Brien to Become NFL Coach of the Year in 2015

Bill O'Brien to Become NFL Coach of the Year in 2015

The current coach of the Texans has a long way to go to make sure his teams last the season....

Aug 12 2015, 8:32am CDT

Cleveland Browns Have Discussed Signing Ray Rice

Cleveland Browns Have Discussed Signing Ray Rice

Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine admitted to SI.com's Don Banks on Aug. 11 the team has discussed signing free-age...

Aug 12 2015, 7:45am CDT

Philadelphia Eagles Fans Want Pope Francis To Bless Sam Bradford's Knees

Philadelphia Eagles Fans Want Pope Francis To Bless Sam Bradford's Knees

Philadelphia Eagles fans organized a petition on Change.org asking Pope Francis to bless the knees of new quarterback Sam Bradf...

Aug 11 2015, 7:00am CDT

Magic Johnson: 'I'm A Tom Brady Fan'

Magic Johnson: 'I'm A Tom Brady Fan'

Los Angeles Lakers legend Earvin "Magic" Johnson told WEEI he's "a Tom Brady fan." Johnson said he won...

Aug 11 2015, 7:00am CDT

Steve Smith, Sr. To Retire After 2015 NFL Season

Steve Smith, Sr. To Retire After 2015 NFL Season

Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith, Sr. told ESPN on Aug. 10 he will retire after the 2015 NFL season....

Aug 11 2015, 6:00am CDT

Shaun Suisham "Significantly" Injured Knee

Shaun Suisham "Significantly" Injured Knee

The Steelers kicker may be out indefinitely....

Aug 10 2015, 7:22am CDT

Frank Gifford Passes Away At 84

Frank Gifford Passes Away At 84

Pro Football Hall of Fame and New York Giants running back Frank Gifford passed away due to natural causes at the age of 84 on...

Aug 10 2015, 6:00am CDT

NFL to use Surface Pro 3 on Sidelines

NFL to use Surface Pro 3 on Sidelines

If you listen in the distance you can hear the cheers of football fans. Next week, the NFL kicks off pre-season and they will b...

Aug 7 2015, 10:14am CDT

Super Bowl 2016 30 Seconds Ad Sells for Record $5 Million

Super Bowl 2016 30 Seconds Ad Sells for Record $5 Million

The prices of Super Bowl advertisements have gone sky high. They soared 11% to $5 million for half a minute....

Aug 7 2015, 9:51am CDT

Jon Gruden Says Coaching Tennessee Volunteers 'Is A Dream Job'

Jon Gruden Says Coaching Tennessee Volunteers 'Is A Dream Job'

ESPN NFL analyst Jon Gruden told "The Paul Finebaum Show" on Aug. 6 coaching the Tennessee Volunteers "is a drea...

Aug 7 2015, 7:00am CDT

Seattle Seahawks Activate Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor Holdout Continues

Seattle Seahawks Activate Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor Holdout Continues

Seattle Seahawks four-time Pro Bowl safety Earl Thomas passed a physical on Aug. 5. He is now off the team's physically-un...

Aug 6 2015, 7:00am CDT

Tom Brady And Ted Wells 'DeflateGate' Testimonies Released

Tom Brady And Ted Wells 'DeflateGate' Testimonies Released

The NFL Players Association released the testimonies of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and "DeflateGate"...

Aug 5 2015, 7:00am CDT

Dez Bryant Gets Into Fight With Tyler Patmon At Training Camp

Dez Bryant Gets Into Fight With Tyler Patmon At Training Camp

Wide receiver Dez Bryant and cornerback Tyler Patmon got into a fight during Dallas Cowboys training camp in Oxnard, Ca. on Aug...

Aug 3 2015, 7:00am CDT

Green Bay Packers Lift Restrictions On Aaron Rodgers And Jordy Nelson

Green Bay Packers Lift Restrictions On Aaron Rodgers And Jordy Nelson

The Green Bay Packers lifted restrictions on quarterback Aaron Rodgers and wide receiver Jordy Nelson for this year's trai...

Jul 31 2015, 7:00am CDT

New York Jets Fans Fly 'Cheaters' Banner For New England Patriots To See

New York Jets Fans Fly 'Cheaters' Banner For New England Patriots To See

The New York Jets fans group, NYJetsFans.com, flew a "CHEATERS" banner over New England Patriots practice on July 30....

Jul 31 2015, 6:00am CDT

Devon Still Says His Daughter Remains Cancer-Free

Devon Still Says His Daughter Remains Cancer-Free

Cincinnati Bengals defensive lineman Devon Still posted an e-mail on his official Instagram account on July 29 saying his daugh...

Jul 30 2015, 7:00am CDT

Chip Kelly On His Ideal Players: 'We Want A Bunch Of Guys That Love Playing Foot

Chip Kelly On His Ideal Players: 'We Want A Bunch Of Guys That Love Playing Football'

When asked about his No. 1 criteria for his ideal players, Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly told The Philadelphia Inqu...

Jul 30 2015, 7:00am CDT

Tom Brady Reacts on Facebook to Suspension

Tom Brady Reacts on Facebook to Suspension

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell upheld New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension for violating the...

Jul 29 2015, 8:05am CDT

Eric Berry Cleared To Practice After Bout With Lymphoma

Eric Berry Cleared To Practice After Bout With Lymphoma

The Kansas City Chiefs announced on July 28 that safety Eric Berry is cleared to return to practice after he was diagnosed with...

Jul 29 2015, 7:00am CDT

Tom Brady's 4-Game Suspension Upheld

Tom Brady's 4-Game Suspension Upheld

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell upheld New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension for violating the...

Jul 29 2015, 6:00am CDT

Jen Welter Of Arizona Cardinals Becomes First Female NFL Coach

Jen Welter Of Arizona Cardinals Becomes First Female NFL Coach

The Arizona Cardinals hired Jen Welter as an inside linebackers coaching intern for training camp and the preseason on July 27....

Jul 28 2015, 7:00am CDT

Ben Roethlisberger Says Pittsburgh Steelers Can Average 30 Points In 2015 NFL Se

Ben Roethlisberger Says Pittsburgh Steelers Can Average 30 Points In 2015 NFL Season

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Ed Bouchette on July 26 the team is...

Jul 27 2015, 7:00am CDT

Mike Tomlin Signs 2-Year Extension With Pittsburgh Steelers

Mike Tomlin Signs 2-Year Extension With Pittsburgh Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed head coach Mike Tomlin to a two-year contract extension on July 23. Financial terms were not dis...

Jul 24 2015, 7:00am CDT

Braxton Miller Making Switch From Quarterback To Wide Receiver

Braxton Miller Making Switch From Quarterback To Wide Receiver

Former quarterback Braxton Miller told Sports Illustrated's Pete Thamel on July 23 he will make the switch to wide receive...

Jul 24 2015, 7:00am CDT

Stephen Jones Believes 'It's All Coming Together' For Dallas Cowboys

Stephen Jones Believes 'It's All Coming Together' For Dallas Cowboys

Dallas Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones told ESPN Dallas on July 22 "it's all coming together" for...

Jul 23 2015, 7:00am CDT

Arizona Cardinals Have Most Bandwagon Fans Per Emory University Study

Arizona Cardinals Have Most Bandwagon Fans Per Emory University Study

The Arizona Cardinals have the most number of bandwagon fans in the NFL, per an Emory University survey....

Jul 16 2015, 9:32pm CDT

Real Madrid Tops Forbes Magazine's 50 Most Valuable Sports Teams For 2015

Real Madrid Tops Forbes Magazine's 50 Most Valuable Sports Teams For 2015

Spanish football club Real Madrid came out on top of Forbes Magazine's annual Top 50 Most Valuable Sports Teams for 2015 o...

Jul 15 2015, 11:19pm CDT

Ohio State Buckeyes Fans Troll Alabama Crimson Tide On SEC Media Days

Ohio State Buckeyes Fans Troll Alabama Crimson Tide On SEC Media Days

Several Ohio State Buckeyes fans showed up at the Alabama Crimson Tide's SEC media days this week to troll Nick Saban'...

Jul 15 2015, 9:15pm CDT

Randy Moss Defends Tom Brady In DeflateGate Scandal

Randy Moss Defends Tom Brady In DeflateGate Scandal

Former NFL wide receiver Randy Moss defended his former teammate, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, in the "Defl...

Jul 14 2015, 8:03pm CDT

Dez Bryant On Playing For Dallas Cowboys: 'I Will Not Be There If No Deal'

Dez Bryant On Playing For Dallas Cowboys: 'I Will Not Be There If No Deal'

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant tweeted on July 13 he will not report to the team if no long-term deal is in place....

Jul 13 2015, 8:32pm CDT

Buffalo Bills Assistant Coach Arrested After Allegedly Punching Boy In Face

Buffalo Bills Assistant Coach Arrested After Allegedly Punching Boy In Face

Florida authorities arrested Buffalo Bills offensive line coach Aaron Kromer for allegedly punching a boy and threatening to ki...

Jul 13 2015, 12:33am CDT

Ken Stabler Passes Away At 69 Due To Colon Cancer

Ken Stabler Passes Away At 69 Due To Colon Cancer

Former Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken "The Snake" Stabler died on July 8 as a result of his recent bout with colon c...

Jul 9 2015, 8:37pm CDT

St. Louis Rams Select Isaiah Battle in 2015 NFL Supplemental Draft

St. Louis Rams Select Isaiah Battle in 2015 NFL Supplemental Draft

The St. Louis Rams selected offensive lineman Isaiah Battle in the fifth round of the 2015 NFL supplemental draft on July 9. Ba...

Jul 9 2015, 6:41pm CDT