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Raiders have a tough decision to make on Carson Palmer
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…Upvote Share Tweet
CNNSI.com Updated Dec 8, 2012IRVING, 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.Upvote Share Tweet
League deploys counselors to assist CowboysLast 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Sunday Morning Quarterback: NFL player agent Joe Linta tries to make sense of murder-suicide committed by Kansas City Chiefs linnydailynews.com Updated Dec 8, 2012Joe 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.Upvote Share 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…Upvote 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 isUpvote Share 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…Upvote Share Tweet
"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-SuicideIn 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…Upvote Share Tweetdenverpost.com Updated Dec 8, 2012Picky, 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.Upvote Share Tweet