Arian Foster looking at football differently during twilight of careerprofootballtalk.com 9 hours agoThe Texans are expected to cut ties with running back Arian Foster, due in part to concerns from the man who signs the checks that Foster spends too much time rehabbing soft-tissue injuries. As Foster, who’ll turn 30 in August, heads toward the final ye…Share Tweet
Johnny Lattner, Heisman winner and Steeler, dies at 83profootballtalk.com 12 hours agoJohnny Lattner, who was one of the greatest players in college football history but saw his NFL career cut short by an injury suffered in the Air Force, has died at the age of 83. Notre Dame, where Lattner won the 1953 Heisman Trophy, confirmed Lattner’…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 13 hours agoNFL executive V.P. Eric Grubman became the in-house point man for the league’s return to Los Angeles. He emerged, as chronicled in a lengthy item from Seth Wickersham and Don Van Natta, Jr. of ESPN the Magazine, as a perceived supporter of the Stan Kroe…Share Tweet
Emmitt wonders if CTE fears will keep his rushing record safeprofootballtalk.com 13 hours agoWhen Emmitt Smith was playing in the NFL, teams didn’t hesitate to run their best players into the ground. When Smith played through a separated shoulder in a big game against the Giants, all the talk was about what a tough guy Smith was, not about whet…Share Tweet
Saturday one-liners: Should the Dolphins let Lamar Miller walk and wel…profootballtalk.com 14 hours agoShould the Dolphins let Lamar Miller walk and welcome Matt Forte to Miami? Should the Patriots, who need help at running back, pursue Forte, too? The Bills’ “Bermuda Triangle” reunited for the first time more more than three decades. (Which is fitting, …Share Tweet
If Peyton Manning retires, top NFL analysts may be shaking in their booths over job securitynydailynews.com 14 hours agoIf he does eventually announce his retirement, the mystery surrounding Peyton Manning’s future will still have legs.Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 15 hours agoBroncos safety Shiloh Keo was arrested on a DUI charge early Saturday in his native Idaho. KBOI TV in Boise reported that Keo was booked into the Ada County Jail at 2:19 a.m. Saturday by the Idaho State Police. Keo, 28, signed with the Broncos in Decemb…Share Tweet
Release of 13-year-old court document dusts off Peyton Manning incident at Tennesseeprofootballtalk.com 16 hours agoIn the early days of PFT, an article emerged regarding a defamation lawsuit filed against Peyton and Archie Manning. The litigation, which arose from an allegation that the Mannings defamed a former University of Tennessee trainer in a book they had wri…Share Tweet
Kevin Greene’s Hall of Fame candidacy nearly got lost in the cracksprofootballtalk.com 17 hours agoMuch has been said about one key omission from the new Hall of Fame class. Let’s take a moment to talk about one key inclusion. Linebacker Kevin Greene finally has made it, passed over for more than a decade despite being third on the all-time sack list…Share Tweet
Super Bowl big dog Kony Ealy sued for not producing big dogprofootballtalk.com 18 hours agoPanthers defensive end Kony Ealy is having more problems with dogs in Charlotte than he was Broncos in Santa Clara last week. According to Michael Gordon of the Charlotte Observer, Ealy was named in a lawsuit which claims he bilked sports bar owner Kris…Share Tweet
Super Bowl draws huge numbers in Canada, tooprofootballtalk.com 20 hours agoThe United States isn’t the only country where the Super Bowl is a huge television draw. According to John Kryk of the Toronto Sun, 18 million Canadians watched at least part of Super Bowl 50. That represents 52 percent of the Canadian population — the …Share TweetDenver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib was fined $26,044 on Friday for taunting and committing face-mask fouls in the Super Bowl.Share Tweet
Looming prosecution, possible paid leave will put McCoy, Bills in a tough spotBefore the Ray Rice, Greg Hardy, and Adrian Peterson cases of 2014, NFL players who faced criminal charges typically continued to show up for work while prosecution was pending. Except in rare cases (like Mike Vick’s dogfighting and gambling indictment …Share TweetWillie Richardson, a star receiver for the Colts in the 1960s and a member of one of the most athletic families in the history of football, has died at the age of 76. After an All-American career at Jackson State, Richardson was drafted by both the Balt…Share TweetESPN.com Feb 12 (yesterday)What's trending in the NFL: Matt Forte done in Chicago; behind Peyton Manning's big decisionShare Tweet
Dolphins add a coach, lose a personnel executiveThe Dolphins added another coach to Adam Gase’s first staff on Friday afternoon. The team announced that Daronte Jones has been named the team’s assistant defensive backs coach. He will work with Lou Anarumo, who moved back to the defensive backs role h…Share Tweet
Full NFL combine invite list: 14 Buckeyes headed to IndyESPN.com Feb 12 (yesterday)Full NFL combine invite list: 14 Buckeyes headed to IndyShare Tweetyahoo.com Feb 12 (yesterday)Quarterback Brock Osweiler didn't want to talk about his future before Super Bowl 50, which was understandable, but seemed to indicate after the game to the Denver Post that he wants to come back with the Denver Broncos. Osweiler is slated to become a f…Share Tweet
Dolphins cut Coples, McCainThe Dolphins released cornerback Brice McCain and defensive end Quinton Coples Friday. McCain lasted one season in Miami after a big year with the Steelers in 2014 helped him land $3 million in guarantees from the Dolphins on the open market. McCain, 29…Share TweetThe Packers re-signed an impending free agent defensive lineman on Friday when they agreed to terms on a deal with Letroy Guion, but another one hasn’t heard from the team yet. B.J. Raji told Ryan Wood of the Green Bay Press-Gazette that Guion’s new dea…Share Tweet
Charles Woodson lands in Keyshawn’s seat at ESPNWhen word emerged that ESPN would part ways with Keyshawn Johnson after nine years with Sunday NFL Countdown, it was believed they already knew who would take his place. And Charles Woodson was believed to be on the short list. He was. And he’s now on t…Share TweetA pair of NFL stars are heading to the Grammys, and believe it or not, it’s not going to be Adam Jones and Antonio Brown. The league announced that Super Bowl MVP Von Miller and Walter Payton Man of the Year Anquan Boldin will appear during Monday night…Share Tweet
Broncos Basking in Glory of First Title Since '99nytimes.com Feb 12 (yesterday)While general manager John Elway maps out plans to keep his team intact, the Denver Broncos are enjoying the spoils of their Super Bowl victory.Share TweetIn many jobs, the ability to perform successfully hinges on the ability to communicate effectively. For anyone who appears on TV (and speaks while doing so), the ability to communicate well becomes critical. For oft-criticized CBS officiating expert Mik…Share Tweet
Sean Payton: Jahri Evans was an integral part of our successWe’ve known for a few days that guard Jahri Evans won’t be back with the Saints in 2016, but the team didn’t officially announce his departure until Friday. The statement about the release is headed with a message of thanks on the Saints website along w…Share TweetThe Raiders have extended their lease at the O.co Coliseum in Oakland for another year, giving time for the city and team to work on an agreement that would keep the Raiders in town for a much longer period of time. Raiders owner Mark Davis said that th…Share Tweet
Jameis and Chubby BunnyFeb 13Bucs QB Jameis Winston tries his hand at playing the party game, "Chubby Bunny" during the third annual ESPN Sport Science Newton Awards.
Le'Veon Bell's FreestyleFeb 13Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell breaks out some freestyle rhymes at the third annual ESPN Sport Science Newton Awards.
Jarvis vs. JengaFeb 13Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry tries to play Jenga with John Brenkus on a moving bus at the third annual ESPN Sport Science Newton Awards.
Should Chicago use the franchise tag on Jeffery?Feb 12A look at the numbers shows why the Bears can't afford to let Alshon Jeffery walk.