Archive for March, 2020

Full NFL season?…Bears acquire Nick Foles…NBA goes virtual

Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

They voted to modify the playoff format with two additional wild-card teams in the Super Bowl chase. The playoffs will be expanded by one team in each conference for a total of 14. The 16-game season and full playoffs would include the two stadiums still under construction in Las Vegas and Los Angeles, plus international games in England and Mexico.

McCaffery: With Malcolm Jenkins gone, Jalen Mills ready to lead Eagles’ secondary back to safety

Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

But another year of the Eagles being made to try limitless combinations could not happen again. For that, Howie Roseman did what he has always done best: He acted. While Roseman was criticized for not doing enough to help the Eagles' offense in the early free-agent period, he would stabilize that secondary.

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson ‘the best deep ball thrower in the NFL,’ argues Phillip Dorsett

Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

The opportunity to play with a talent like Wilson has excited Dorsett, who recently called the Seahawks quarterback “the best deep-ball thrower in the NFL. I personally believe he’s the best deep ball thrower in the NFL,” Phillip Dorsett said of Russell Wilson on Sports Radio 950 KJR. You can see it week in and week out with DK and Tyler.

Mock Draft Anomaly

Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

So I was doing a mock draft for myself today with no intention of posting it, but the strangest thing happened. The Miami Dolphins drafted Justin Herbert at 5th overall. And then Tua began to fall down as teams decided they didn't want him.

NFL Executive Calls DeAndre Hopkins Trade ‘A Joke’

Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

The Houston Texans traded star wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins to the Arizona Cardinals for pennies on the dollar last month in a move that raised eyebrows across the NFL landscape. Not long after the deal was made, rumors surfaced that Hopkins did not exactly have a great relationship with Texans head coach Bill O’Brien, which led to O’Brien sending him packing.

Jalen Mills Explains How Kobe Bryant, LeBron James Inspired His Self Reinvention

Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

Jalen Mills will play one more year with the Philadelphia Eagles in the coming 2020 season. However, the Green Goblin will take to the field wearing another number as he will reportedly don Ronald Darby’s #21. Changing jersey numbers isn’t usually a common occurrence in the NFL, and Mills is more than happy to talk about what made him change his number.

Raiders: Predicting Who Las Vegas Will Select With The No. 19 Pick In The 2020 NFL Draft

Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

Because of the talent that the Raiders will more than likely be able to acquire at the wide receiver with that 12th pick, the focus at No. should probably be geared more toward the cornerback position — as it stands today, anyway. CB Kristian Fulton, LSU Tigers Barring a free agent signing between now and the 2020 NFL Draft, currently scheduled for April, the Las Vegas Raiders will be quite short-handed at the cornerback position — which may be putting things lightly in all honesty.

Steelers’ Eric Ebron Jokes About Patrick Mahomes Retiring From Football To Play Baseball, Mahomes Responds

Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

Everyone is starting to miss sports. Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, most major sports have either been postponed or cancelled throughout the country. With April now upon us, the MLB was supposed to be just kicking off their season.

Clinton Portis Urges Redskins Not To Draft Chase Young

Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

Many are assuming that the Washington Redskins will draft Ohio State defensive lineman Chase Young later this month, but former Redskins running back Clinton Portis feels the club should go in a different direction. During an appearance on The Team 980 on Tuesday morning, Portis said Washington should take a different pass rusher: “I’m taking my chances with Isaiah Simmons,” Portis said. I would have to, I would take Simmons at No.

Calais Campbell Opens Up About Landing With Ravens

Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

The Baltimore Ravens made a big move to pluck an elite player from a losing team when they traded for former Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Calais Campbell. Baltimore traded a 2020 fifth-round pick to the Jaguars in exchange for Campbell, whom they subsequently signed to a two-year, $27 million with $20 million guaranteed. During an appearance on the “Rapsheet and Friends” podcast, Campbell said he wanted to prioritize the opportunity to win over financial game, which is part of the reason h...