Posts Tagged ‘NFL Football’

Native American groups ask NFL to force Redskins name change

Monday, July 6th, 2020

WASHINGTON – More than a dozen Native American leaders and organizations sent a letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Monday calling for the league to force Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder to change the team name immediately. The letter was signed by 15 Native American advocates and obtained by The Associated Press. It demands the team and the NFL cease the use of Native American names, imagery and logos — with specific importance put on Washington, which last week launched a " thorou...

Who are the Top 10 NFC Quarterbacks 2020-2021

Monday, July 6th, 2020

Bridgewater led the saints to an undefeated record, but he needs to play a full season before he can enter the top 10 NFC quarterback list. Jared Goff Jared Goff had a down year after he missed the playoffs, but most of his star players were plagued with injury like his right hand man Todd Gurley, and his star receiver Brandin Cooks. The Rams certainly down graded in the off-season after they lost Dante Fowler, Cory Littleton, Brandin Cooks, and their former star running back Todd Gurley.

Aaron Rodgers helps save popular Greenwich Village Packer bar

Monday, July 6th, 2020

A Green Bay Packers bar in New York City struggling amid the coronavirus pandemic received a Hail Mary pass — from Aaron Rodgers. The star quarterback gave Kettle of Fish in Greenwich Village a boost by sharing the watering hole’s GoFundMe link last week. We were absolutely thrilled,” owner Patrick Daley, 65, told The Post Monday about Rodgers’ help.

Chiefs, Mahomes agree to 10-year, $503 million extension

Monday, July 6th, 2020

The Kansas City Chiefs have agreed to a 10-year contract extension with Super Bowl MVP Patrick Mahomes. The Chiefs had Mahomes under contract through 2021 but wanted a long-term deal with the quarterback who led them to their first championship in 50 years with a victory over the 49ers in Super Bowl LIV. Here to stay,” Mahomes wrote on Twitter.

How a Kansas City liquor store manager broke news of Patrick Mahomes’ record-setting contract

Monday, July 6th, 2020

What I'm Hearing: USA TODAY Sports' Mike Jones details the historic numbers from Patrick Mahomes' massive new contract with the Chiefs and what it means for the quarterback market going forward. When Katie Camlin arrived at work Monday afternoon in Kansas City, Missouri, her boss had news for her. Some Chiefs employees, he told her, had come to their Plaza Liquor store in search of six bottles of Dom Perignon champagne.

Deshaun Watson Rumors: Texans Have Not Held ‘Serious’ Contract Talks with QB Yet

Monday, July 6th, 2020

The Houston Texans and Deshaun Watson have held "no serious talks" regarding a new contract, according to NFL insider Josina Anderson. Anderson added that Watson isn't in a rush to sign a new deal. Adam Schefter reported Kansas City Chiefs star Patrick Mahomes agreed to a 10-year extension with the Kansas City Chiefs that could be worth up to $503 million.

Deshaun Watson, Lamar Jackson and Dak Prescott could all see their pay spike before the end of 2021

Monday, July 6th, 2020

After Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes signed the most lucrative contract in sports history on Monday — a deal worth upwards of $503 million — other NFL quarterbacks have moved to the front of the line as the next to be paid massive amounts of money. Texans signal-caller Deshaun Watson referenced Mahomes' deal in a tweet Monday afternoon, signifying his readiness to secure the bag.

A huge target share should be in line for Diggs in 2020

Monday, July 6th, 2020

When great talents at wide receiver don't get enough targets in the NFL, generally they'll let you know about it. That's exactly what happened with new Buffalo Bills wide receiver Stefon Diggs during his time with the Minnesota Vikings. The key to keeping him happy in Buffalo will be to not allow the same issues to occur.

WATCH: Lions rookie punter Arryn Siposs sings ‘Down Under’ during team meeting

Monday, July 6th, 2020

One of most entertaining parts of the offseason and training camp is the light-hearted hazing of rookies. We usually get a close-up of that during HBO’s “Hard Knocks” training camp documentary, but we normally don’t see the other 31 teams go through it. But this offseason has been anything but normal.

Tom Brady’s quest to reach ‘Greatness’ again spotlights ‘a perfect night’ in 2007

Monday, July 6th, 2020

There’s no shortage of fond memories when Tom Brady reflects on his 20-year tenure with the Patriots, but the six-time Super Bowl champion cherishes one regular-season game a bit more than the rest. I almost giggle every time I think about that game,” Brady said in his episode of “Greatness Code,” an Apple TV+ docu-series that debuts Friday. Because ever since that game, I’m still trying to get back to that point.