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Raiders have a tough decision to make on Carson PalmerUpdated Dec 8, 2012 Share Tweet
With Raiders coach Dennis Allen that the time has come to see quarterback Terrelle Pryor play, the questions becomes whether Allen and the rest of the organization will soon be coming to the conclusion that quarterback Carson Palmer should not play. Tho…
Share TweetIRVING, Texas (AP) -- Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Josh Brent is facing an intoxication manslaughter charge after a one-vehicle accident that killed linebacker Jerry Brown, a member of the team's practice squad.Source: CNNSI.com
League deploys counselors to assist CowboysUpdated Dec 8, 2012 Share TweetLast week, much of the aftermath of the murder and suicide committed by Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher focused on whether the Chiefs should play the next day. This week, news of the death of Cowboys linebacker Jerry Brown due to the alleged drunk drivi…
Sunday Morning Quarterback: NFL player agent Joe Linta tries to make sense of murder-suicide committed by Kansas City Chiefs linUpdated Dec 8, 2012 Share TweetJoe Linta , an NFL player agent, was at his home in Branford, Conn., near New Haven, last Saturday morning when one of his clients sent him a text message, asking if he had heard about Jovan Belcher.Source: nydailynews.comShare TweetIt has been only a week, though it seems much longer that, since Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher killed the mother of his child and then himself. This Saturday, another tragedy unfolded for a different NFL team, under very different circumstances. Cowb…Share TweetIn one of the few developments that could make the Oakland Raiders an interesting team to watch in the final weeks of the season, coach Dennis Allen says he’s planning to get backup quarterback Terrelle Pryor some playing time. Allen stressed that he isShare TweetIt was refreshing, to say the least, to see an NFL player rip a former teammate without hiding behind the cloak of anonymity. But now that Brown left tackle Joe Thomas has said what he said about Chiefs running back Peyton Hillis and Hillis has respond…
"I Have To Deal With My Other Girl, Man," Jovan Belcher Says In Police Dash-Cam Video At 3 A.M. The Day Of Murder-SuicideUpdated Dec 8, 2012 Share TweetIn the video, police walk up to Belcher's car, tap on his windows, and talk with him about his job ("What position do you play?"), whether he would be driving anywhere else, and what his plans were for the night. The sound starts at 4:56, wher…Share TweetPicky, picky. Every week it's something.The Broncos have won eight games in a row. They have won back-to-back AFC West Division titles to secure at least a home playoff game.Source: denverpost.com