Posts Tagged ‘Football’

Report: Broncos WR Sanders not charged in sexual assault case

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders won't be charged in a reported felony sexual assault in Texas after a grand jury determined there wasn't enough evidence to move forward with the case. The Harris County Sheriff's Office issued a statement Thursday that said Sanders was the subject of an investigation stemming from a June 15 complaint. While details about the case weren't included in the statement, TMZ Sports reported Sanders was accused of sexual assault.

Baker Mayfield makes Dolphins overture on Instagram, backtracks on Twitter

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

It’s rare for a high-profile college quarterback to openly lobby where he wants to play when he graduates to the the NFL. Like rumors that Sam Darnold and Josh Rosen were both considering staying in college to avoid playing for the Cleveland Browns. Kenny Stills is live on Instagram.

Cowboys interview Ray Horton, John Pagano

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

The Cowboys are interviewing John Pagano and Ray Horton for vacancies on their defensive staff, according to Todd Archer of ESPN. Pagano ended last season as Oakland’s defensive coordinator, taking over for Ken Norton Jr. after the Raiders fired Norton in the middle of the season. Pagano spent nine years coaching or assisting with the Chargers linebackers before becoming the defensive coordinator there in 2012.

DDFP: Vikings at Eagles NFC Championship preview

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Shek, Money, Cynthia and Handsome Hank choose who will win the NFC Championship game between the Minnesota Vikings and the Philadelphia Eagles.

Will Tom Brady’s glove eclipse the legend of Curt Schilling’s bloody sock?  

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Tom Brady wore red gloves to practice Thursday. Hands down, the health of Brady’s right hand is the biggest story in all of New England and the NFL. The right glove is the most important garment in these parts since Curt Schilling’s bloody sock.

Sendejo limited in practice after concussion vs Saints

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Minnesota Vikings safety Andrew Sendejo is working his way back from a concussion that forced him out of the previous game. Sendejo took part in a limited portion of practice Thursday for the second straight day, after a hit to the head from New Orleans wide receiver Michael Thomas knocked him to the turf and out of the game. The Vikings beat the Saints to advance to the NFC championship game at Philadelphia.

Falcons’ offensive coordinator Sarkisian to return in 2018

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Steve Sarkisian will return as the Atlanta Falcons' offensive coordinator despite a decline in production in his debut 2017 season. Sarkisian has been the target of criticism as the Falcons, who lost at Philadelphia in the divisional round of the playoffs last week, fell short of a return trip to the Super Bowl. Coach Dan Quinn announced Thursday that Sarkisian will return in 2018.

Beside The Points For Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Things That Caught My Eye With 2 minutes and five seconds to go in the fourth quarter, the New Orleans Saints and Minnesota Vikings had even chances of winning the NFC divisional playoff game. New Orleans had just scored a touchdown to take a 21-20 lead. What happened next was the stuff of legend: two field goals and a last second touchdown throw this one to Minnesota. The win probability swings were whiplash inducing: At 1:55 remaining, Minnesota had a 65 percent chance of winning; at 40 seconds left, New Orleans had a 66 percent chance; with 14 seconds to go, the Saints had a 96 percent chance; and with no time on the clock, Minnesota pulled it off. [ESPN] “Blake Bortles had the highest Total

Brady injury has moved Patriots-Jaguars line 1.5 points

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

FOXBORO -- You would have to be either supremely confident or supremely behind on current events to place a bet on the Patriots in this weekend's AFC title game. Tom Brady suffered a hand injury in Wednesday's practice and he was held out of Thursday'

Nick Foles and Case Keenum have strong career connections

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Nick Foles contemplated retirement after a miserable season with the Rams in which he ended up losing his starting job to Case Keenum. ''It pretty wild,'' Foles said. The cycle began when former Eagles coach Chip Kelly traded Foles to the St. Louis Rams for Sam Bradford in March 2015.