Ben Roethlisberger and Eric Ebron are looking to develop valuable chemistry

August 7th, 2020

One of Charlie Brown's classmates and friends was Linus, memorable for his always present security blanket. It was particularly memorable for me because I had my own baby blue security blanket when I was a toddler. I took it with me everywhere, personally decorated with the expected peanut butter and jelly, juice, and Kool-Aid stains in tow.

More than 60 players withdraw from 2020 NFL season over coronavirus concerns

August 7th, 2020

Over 60 NFL players have opted out of the 2020 season because of the coronavirus pandemic. Players had until 4 p.m. ET on Thursday to decide and after the deadline passed, a spokesperson for the NFL told CNN that out of 2,880 players, 66 players chose to opt out.

Cardinals’ Chandler Jones ready to break Michael Strahan’s sack record: ‘I don’t think that’s hard to get’

August 7th, 2020

Chandler Jones is so confident about the 2020 season that he thinks it'll be easy to break Michael Strahan's single-season sack record.

Former Colts punter Pat McAfee accepts challenge for WWE NXT Takeover: XXX match with Adam Cole

August 7th, 2020

It's official. Former Indianapolis Colts punter Pat McAfee will go toe-to-toe with professional wrestler Adam Cole at WWE NXT Takeover: XXX at 7 p.m. Aug. 22.

Report: Corey Davis had offseason toe surgery

August 7th, 2020

Titans wide receiver Corey Davis was placed on the physically unable to perform list at the start of camp and a toe issue is reportedly the reason for that placement. Paul Kuharsky of 104.5 The Zone reports that Davis had surgery on his toe earlier this offseason. He notes that the first sign that Davis [more]

Saints head to Chicago in Week 8 against a quarterback TBD

August 7th, 2020

We’ll continue a series of opponent preview posts for the New Orleans Saints opponents in 2020. Next, we’ll look at what appears to be our annual trip to the Windy City. Our friends over at Windy City Gridiron took some time to give us Saints fans the scoop on the Chicago Bears.

Is this the year Billy Price hits his stride?

August 7th, 2020

Billy Price’s career has not gone as planned so far. Drafted to be the Bengals’ starting center in 2018, Price has been plagued with injuries and moved to guard following the emergence of Trey Hopkins. But Price’s fortunes should be changing very soon.

Frank Gore says he and Joe Staley are the greatest RB/OT combo in NFL history

August 7th, 2020

For San Francisco 49ers fans, losing two Super Bowls, and two NFC Championship games in the last 10 years has caused plenty of anguish. Not too far behind the two losses, is the regret of not having seen legendary running back Frank Gore win a title. The ageless one spent 10 seasons with the Niners, racking up 11,073 rushing yards, and 64 touchdowns over 148 games with San Francisco.

Rick Wagner part of a Rubik’s Cube of possibilities for Packers on offensive line

August 7th, 2020

There is a Rubik’s Cube of possibilities, and though Wagner is likely to get first crack at earning the starting right tackle job, there’s no guarantee he’ll be the last one standing. On paper, right tackle is the position most open to competition. David Bakhtiari is an All-Pro at left tackle.

How will a modified preseason affect the Falcons’ tight end depth chart?

August 7th, 2020

The tight ends on the current Falcons roster not named Hayden Hurst have a 11 combined catches and 1 receiving touchdown in the NFL. That’s an underwhelming statistical reality, but it doesn’t necessarily mean the Falcons are lacking talent at tight end. In fact, they may wind up having surplus of it.