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NFL fines Chiefs, strips team of draft picks for ‘tampering violation’

NFL fines Chiefs, strips them of two draft picks for tampering with Jeremy Maclin. The infraction, the league says, came during the pre-free agency negotiating period last March, when the Chiefs were courting Maclin, then under contract with the Philadelphia...
Veteran OL Dan Connolly Announces Retirement

Veteran OL Dan Connolly Announces Retirement

Veteran offensive lineman Dan Connolly has announced his retirement. Going out with a Super Bowl XLIX win made the decision a little easier for the 2014 Patriots team captain. "It definitely played a part in it; helped me sleep better. I'm...
Trevor Knight: Oklahoma Quarterback Granted Full Release

Trevor Knight: Oklahoma Quarterback Granted Full Release

Oklahoma quarterback Trevor Knight will transfer from OU and has been granted a full release by the school and head coach Bob Stoops, according to a report by Soonerscoop.com on Thursday, December 10. Trevor Knight, who has started 15 career...
Geno Smith : Jets QB out 6-10 Weeks After Punched by Teammate

Geno Smith : ‘Jets QB’ out 6-10 Weeks After Punched by Teammate

New York Jets starting quarterback Geno Smith suffered a broken jaw after being sucker-punched in the locker room on Tuesday by linebacker IK Enemkpali, coach Todd Bowles told the media. https://twitter.com/AdamSchefter/status/631155140154818560 Fox Sports’ Mike Garafolo reported that Smith stuck his finger...
Letroy Guion Contract: defensive tackle signs 3-year deal worth $11.25 million

Letroy Guion Contract: Defensive tackle signs 3-year deal worth $11.25 million

The Green Bay Packers have reportedly agreed to a contract extension with defensive lineman Letroy Guion worth $11.25 million over three years, according to a report first broken by Adam Caplan of ESPN, and in doing so, just overpaid...
NFL power rankings weeks 2: Colts drop out of top 10

NFL power rankings weeks 2: Colts drop out of top 10

The first week of the 2015 NFL season is a wrap. It is time to jump to way too early conclusions. We present Week 2 NFL power rankings! Some big changes, as should be expected early in the year. Moving...
Dallas Cowboys : Efe Obada, UK Amateur League player signed by Cowboys after just five games with the London Warriors

Dallas Cowboys : Efe Obada, UK Amateur League player signed by Cowboys after just...

The Dallas Cowboys have signed British player Efe Obada ahead of the 2015 season on a three-year contract. Efe Obada, who has no college football experience, apparently showed enough promise during a workout last year with the Cowboys. The link...
NFL, NFLPA to investigate handling of Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Sunday

NFL, NFLPA to investigate handling of Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Sunday

The NFL and NFLPA will reportedly investigate how the Pittsburgh Steelers handled the concussion symptoms quarterback Ben Roethlisberger experienced during Sunday’s game against the Seattle Seahawks, according to ESPN. The league and union want to know “why the spotter and...
Ben Roethlisberger surpasses 40,000 yards passing in return

Ben Roethlisberger surpasses ‘40,000 yards’ passing in return

Ben Roethlisberger is the first Steelers quarterback to ever reach 40,000 passing yards and the 16th player in NFL history. The Steelers quarterback completed 5 of the 6 passes that he threw on the opening drive that culminated with a...
Brain trauma NFL study

Brain trauma Found in 43 Percent of Living NFL Veterans ‘Study’

A new study from the American Academy of Neurology has found evidence of traumatic brain injury in players from the National Football League (NFL). More than 40 percent of retired National Football League (NFL) players in a recent study had...