Archive for the ‘Sports/Football/NFL’ Category

NFL provides inroads to help grow rising female influence

Friday, March 27th, 2020
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Sophia Lewin was 12 years old when she told her father about her career goal: coaching football.

Panthers cut ties with QB Cam Newton after allowing him to seek trade

Tuesday, March 24th, 2020
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The Cam Newton era is over in Carolina, as the Panthers released the 30-year-old quarterback after nine seasons. The NFL team recently signed free-agent pivot Teddy Bridgewater.

Indianapolis Colts sign Philip Rivers

Saturday, March 21st, 2020
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The Indianapolis Colts officially announced the signing of quarterback Philip Rivers on Saturday, handing the keys of the franchise to the 16-year veteran.

‘Starting a new journey’: Tom Brady officially joins Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Friday, March 20th, 2020
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Six-time Super Bowl champion quarterback Tom Brady signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Friday, transforming the team into a championship contender.

Rams release All-Pro running back Todd Gurley

Thursday, March 19th, 2020
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The Los Angeles Rams have released Todd Gurley, their superstar running back with a massive contract and a troubling injury history.

Bears acquire former Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles from Jaguars: reports

Wednesday, March 18th, 2020
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The Jacksonville Jaguars are trying to mitigate one of the costliest mistakes in franchise history. A person familiar with the trade says the Jaguars have agreed to send quarterback Nick Foles to the Chicago Bears for a compensatory fourth-round draft pick, No. 140 overall.

Tom Brady, 6-time Super Bowl champion, leaving New England Patriots

Tuesday, March 17th, 2020
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Tom Brady, the centrepiece of the New England Patriots' championship dynasty over the past two decades, appears poised to leave the only football home he has ever had.

NFL players ratify 10-year labour deal with expanded playoffs

Sunday, March 15th, 2020
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NFL players have approved a new labour agreement with the league that features a 17-game regular season, higher salaries, increased roster sizes and larger pensions for current and former players.

Ottawa native Neville Gallimore aims to seize opportunity at NFL combine

Thursday, February 27th, 2020
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Canadian Neville Gallimore is working out for coaches and GMs at the annual NFL combine with an opportunity to potentially boost his stock for the upcoming NFL draft in Las Vegas.

NFL players’ union executive recommends rejecting labour deal featuring 17-game season

Friday, February 21st, 2020
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The NFL players' union executive committee voted 6-5 Friday to recommend rejecting the terms of a labour deal approved by NFL owners the previous day.