Archive for May, 2020

Nick Foles Says ‘Stop Looking At Difference In Skin Color’ After George Floyd Murder

Sunday, May 31st, 2020

Chicago Bears quarterback Nick Foles commented on the ongoing eruption of racial justice protests and demonstrations in the United States on Monday, sharing on social media his thoughts on diversity following an outcry by activists in the past week when Minneapolis African-American man George Floyd was killed in police custody. Foles, 31, who was traded to the Bears this past offseason from the Jacksonville Jaguars after a short, four-game stint in the AFC South, wrote about his experience in a ...

Bears, NFL gear up for OTAs under unique circumstances

Sunday, May 31st, 2020

I'm afraid this is all I have to offer: while it may not feel like it right now, as long as the great majority of us focus on honoring and respecting our constitution, our democracy and most importantly all of our fellow citizens, we will survive this too and eventually flourish again. With all that as a backdrop, the Chicago Bears and the rest of the NFL hope to provide us with a much needed respite again by officially beginning their offseason team activities this week in preparation for a 202...

Ron Rivera Alreading Glowing And Gushing Over Dynamic Talent Terry McLaurin

Sunday, May 31st, 2020

Washington Redskins coach Ron Rivera has only been in charge a couple of months. Despite that, wide receiver Terry McLaurin has already made a big impact on him. McLaurin was selected in the third round of the 2019 draft.

Colts’ Frank Reich Shares Passionate Thoughts On Injustice Amid Protests

Sunday, May 31st, 2020

Indianapolis Colts head coach Frank Reich has now joined the growing number of NFL coaches and players to speak out on the recent racial injustices affecting the country. Reich spoke to the country via a Zoom call on the Colts Twitter page where he spoke on the recent deaths of George Floyd and many others. Reich also called out other people that ‘look like him’ for being silent on the issues at hand and called for action and change in the country.

The Houston Texans’ top 5 rivals of all time, ranked

Sunday, May 31st, 2020

Even as a relatively young NFL franchise — they began play in 2002 – the Houston Texans have established their fair share of rivalries over the past 19 seasons. In the AFC South, the Texans share their division with the Indianapolis Colts, Tennessee Titans, and Jacksonville Jaguars, and they have always seemingly been in the fight to win the division up until the final week of the year.

Most Heartbreaking Moments In San Francisco 49ers History

Sunday, May 31st, 2020

Baltimore responded with a 38-yard field goal from Justin Tucker to set up Super Bowl XLVII’s thrilling finish. The Niners managed to go all the way to the Ravens’ seven-yard line and four chances to score the go-ahead touchdown. Head coach Jim Harbaugh called three plays for Kaepernick to look for Michael Crabtree, but San Francisco could not cash in each time, and Baltimore came walking away with the Vince Lombardi Trophy.

Matt Ryan Committed To ‘Listening And Pearning’ After George Floyd Tragedy

Sunday, May 31st, 2020

Atlanta Falcons veteran quarterback Matt Ryan wrote some words on the tragedy of George Floyd’s death on Instagram for his followers on Saturday. Floyd, an African-American man who asphyxiated while in custody by the Minneapolis Police Department officers last week, has been a beacon for social justice activists to lead protests across the nation this past weekend, from Minneapolis, to Louisville, New York, Los Angeles, and Atlanta, too.

Here Are Tom Brady’s Social Media Posts About George Floyd, Protests

Sunday, May 31st, 2020

Numerous professional athletes have used the killing of George Floyd — as well as the ensuing protests, riots and looting — as an opportunity to release statements in support of anti-racism movements. Others have opted in favor of using social media to engage in the conversation, rather than offer official statements on the events of the past week. Some have done anything everything to put their considerably loud voices to use.

Why Tom Brady Leaving Patriots Is ‘Bittersweet’ For Bills Safety

Sunday, May 31st, 2020

One Buffalo Bills defensive back is a little disappointed that he won’t have the chance to exact revenge on Tom Brady. Jordan Poyer has faced, and lost to, Brady eight times over the course of his career. But since Brady parted with the New England Patriots and joining the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Poyer won’t have the chance to see the quarterback twice a season.

3 Potential Breakout Players For The 49ers In The 2020 Season

Sunday, May 31st, 2020

The San Fransisco 49ers will enter the 2020 season fresh off a disappointing Super Bowl LIV loss but nonetheless, should be viewed as contenders going forward. The Niners were able to improve from 4-12 in 2018 to 13-3 this past season due to several breakout players. However, there’s always room for improvement and the 49ers should see a new group of guys take their games to the next level.