NFC East News and Rumors
The NFL announced on Friday that Giants kicker Josh Brown has been placed on the Commissioner’s exempt list “to permit the league fully to review” documents from the King County (WA) Sheriff’s Office that it says it did not have access to before they we…Share Tweet
profootballtalk.com 2 hours agoAt one point, it appeared the Vikings and Eagles were on a collision course for a battle of unbeatens. But Philly failed to hold up its end of the bargain, losing a pair of games after the bye. The Vikings now emerge from their own bye, with quarterback…Share Tweetnytimes.com 5 hours agoA six-game suspension was introduced after the Ray Rice case, but several players, including Giants kicker Josh Brown, have avoided punishment of that length.Share TweetOnce again, the NFL has insisted that its inability to comprehend the repeated abuse suffered by a woman—Molly Brown, in this case, the ex-wife of New York Giants kicker Josh Brown—wasn’t due to its own incompetence. After blaming the victim a few month…Share Tweet
Vernon Davis fined for jump shot celebrationprofootballtalk.com 9 hours agoRedskins tight end Vernon Davis was fined $12,154 for an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty in last week’s win over the Eagles, the Washington Post reported. Specifically, Davis was fined for simulating a jump shot while celebrating a touchdown. The NFL ru…Share Tweet
NFL plans to investigate Josh Brown based on “other incidents of abuse”profootballtalk.com 9 hours agoThe NFL officially has placed Giants kicker Josh Brown on the Reserve/Commissioner Exempt list based on information that came to light earlier this week. The text of the letter from senior V.P. of labor policy and league affairs Adolpho Birch to Brown m…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 10 hours agoAnother week, another instance of Giants receiver Odell Beckham getting fined by the NFL. This time Beckham was fined $24,309 for unsportsmanlike conduct. Beckham was flagged 15 yards after scoring the game-winning touchdown on Sunday because he took hi…Share Tweet
Josh Doctson heads to injured reserveprofootballtalk.com 11 hours agoEarlier this week, Redskins coach Jay Gruden ruled rookie wide receiver Josh Doctson out for this Sunday’s game against the Lions and suggested that it might not be until after the team’s Week Nine bye before there was a change in his status. As it turn…Share Tweet
Giants’ Justin Pugh walks back support of teammate Josh Brownprofootballtalk.com 12 hours agoGiants guard Justin Pugh voiced support for teammate Josh Brown after he was suspended for Week One of the NFL season over a domestic violence arrest. Now Pugh is walking back that support. Pugh released a statement today saying that when he supported B…Share Tweet
Reed out, Jackson questionable for Sundayprofootballtalk.com 12 hours agoThe Redskins have ruled tight end Jordan Reed out for Sunday’s game at Detroit and will list wide receiver DeSean Jackson as questionable. Reed was diagnosed with a concussion last week, and given his concussion history it’s no surprise that he’s missin…Share Tweetyahoo.com 14 hours agoAnnie Apple, the mother of cornerback Eli Apple, was one of the darlings of the run-up to this year’s NFL Draft for her way of keeping it real: she wouldn’t let her son accept an offer of a pricey Rolex before the draft because, as she said, he was an “…Share TweetGiants head coach Ben McAdoo reaffirmed his support for Josh Brown Friday in London. (Getty) LONDON — New York Giants head coach Ben McAdoo continued to voice support for Josh Brown in the face of newly released police documents in which the kicker admi…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 17 hours agoEarlier this week, Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant shared his opinion that running back Ezekiel Elliott will set a new rookie rushing record this season by gaining more yards than the 1,808 Eric Dickerson managed in 1983. Bryant said he thinks Elliott …Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 18 hours agoWhen Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz looked at the tape from last week’s game with Washington, he saw plenty of problems. When he looked in the mirror, he saw another. Via Paul Domowitch of the Philadelphia Daily News, Schwartz was brutally ho…Share Tweet
Jordan Matthews: NFL’s talk of integrity rings hollowprofootballtalk.com 19 hours agoThere are plenty of people scratching their heads over the NFL’s and the Giants multiple failures in the handling of the Josh Brown case. But from Eagles wide receiver Jordan Matthews’s perspective, it’s hard to square a teammate getting a 10-game ban f…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 24 hours agoIn announcing they were going to re-open their investigation into the domestic abuse history of New York Giants kicker Josh Brown, the NFL claimed the King County (Wash.) Sheriff’s Office denied any overtures made by the league to learn more about the c…Share Tweet
OBJ's injury in practice 'superficial'Jul 31ESPN Giants reporter Jordan Raanan says the Giants are not concerned about Odell Beckham Jr.'s leaving practice after his foot was cut.
Beckham gets tangled up with JenkinsJul 31During Giants training camp, wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. gets tangled with cornerback Janoris Jenkins while running a route and hits the ground. Beckham gets to his feet but then is checked by the training staff.
Could riled up OBJ be good thing for Giants?Jul 31Darren Woodson outlines a scenario where a riled up Odell Beckham Jr. could benefit the Giants.
Keim interviews Chris Baker in an ice bathJul 30ESPN Redskins reporter John Keim interviews defensive lineman Chris Baker in an ice bath to get a better understanding of what players go through to keep their bodies fresh during training camp.