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Soldier Field could be a little sloppy on Sunday
Several stadiums have playing surfaces that create periodic concerns for the NFL. And, of course, one of them already is hosting a college football game one day before the local pro team plays there. Via Doug Padilla of ESPNChicago.com, the Bears host t…Upvote Share Tweet
Ex-Bear Henry Burris reaches 50,000-yard passing mark in CFLNFL fans may remember quarterback Henry Burris from his stints with the Bears and Packers more than a decade ago. CFL observers, however, know him as one of the league’s key offensive players of the last 10 seasons. On Friday night, the 38-year-old Burr…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Sep 14, 2013It’s been 20 years since the Lions last won in the desert, and a lot of things have changed. The Phoenix Cardinals are now the Arizona Cardinals. Since Jason Hanson retired after last season, none of the current Lions players were around then. Heck, the…Upvote Share Tweet
Agent: Everyone wants to make Ndamukong Suh a villainThe agent for Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh does not appreciate the way Suh’s low block on Vikings center John Sullivan is being portrayed as a bad guy. Agent Roosevelt Barnes told the Associated Press that Suh was just doing his job when he bloc…Upvote Share Tweet
49ers’ Brooks fined for hitting Rodgers, Boldin fined for blockClay Matthews wasn’t the only one fined for an illegal hit during the Packers-49ers game. In fact, 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks and receiver Anquan Boldin incurred fines that totaled more than the $15,000 Matthews was fined for his hit out of bounds on…Upvote Share TweetAdrian Peterson was stopped short of 100 yards on Sunday against the Lions, and that shocked him. Peterson, who scored a 78-yard touchdown on his first carry of the season but was held to just 15 yards on 17 carries the rest of the way, says it’s hard f…Upvote Share Tweet
Vikings stadium gets approval, againWhile the construction of a new Vikings stadium has been and will continue to be a marathon, the approval process has been more convoluted than a drag racing light tree. After getting the green light last year, an unrelated court case from New Jersey in…Upvote Share Tweet