Posts Tagged ‘NFL Football’

Dez Bryant catches passes from Patrick Mahomes as he works on NFL comeback

Friday, February 21st, 2020

Dez Bryant hasn't played a single down in the NFL for two entire seasons, but it looks like he might be ready to make a comeback. The former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver was spotted running routes for Kansas City Chiefs quarterback — and Super Bowl LIV MVP — Patrick Mahomes on Friday morning in Fort Worth, Texas. After spending eight seasons with the Cowboys, he was released following the 2017 season.

Reports: Chiefs OC Bieniemy rebuffs Colorado

Friday, February 21st, 2020

Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy has turned down a chance to interview for the head coaching job at Colorado, according to multiple reports Friday. ESPN's Adam Schefter said Bieniemy "withdrew his name from any consideration" as he is projected to be a top candidate for NFL head-coaching positions that could open up later in 2020. The news originally was reported by Mike Klis of Denver-based 9NEWS.

Hulman George Family quietly fades from public view

Friday, February 21st, 2020

It has been seven weeks since the transfer of ownership of INDYCAR and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway was completed on January 6. During that brief time, new owner Roger Penske has made an immediate impact. Under the direction of Penske and his newly formed Penske Entertainment, INDYCAR, the Indianapolis 500 and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway are moving full speed ahead into the future.

It’s baffling that Emmitt Smith is in Dak Prescott’s pockets in defense of billionaire Jerry Jones

Friday, February 21st, 2020

No former player should ever encourage another NFL brother to take less — not when they play a multi-billion sport that benefits from lucrative TV deals and is run by team owners who easily rake in millions. When everyone around Prescott is getting paid handsomely — Jones himself, running back Ezekiel Elliott, defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence, etc. — why should Prescott sacrifice for the greater good? Why, when the salary cap is expected to rise, yet again, should Prescott be pressured into accepting less than what he may be able to procure?

The Ruth Cheatham Foundation Announces Its 2020 Gala Celebrity Guest Lineup, Featuring Mike Doocy and Babe Laufenberg

Friday, February 21st, 2020

North Texas cancer foundation, launched in 2017, announces plans for third annual gala DALLAS, TX / ACCESSWIRE / February 21, 2020 / The Ruth Cheatham Foundation (TRCF), a nonprofit focused on supporting adolescent youth through all phases of cancer treatment, is pleased to announce its 2020 gala will be hosted by Sports Silver Circle inductee, Fox4 Sports Anchor, Mike Doocy along with celebrity sports personality and former Dallas Cowboy, Babe Laufenberg. Babe Laufenberg - Keynote Speaker Mike Doocy - Emcee & Honorary Chair Doocy, a sports anchor at KDFW/FOX 4 since March of 1994, has covered some of the region's most important sports stories, including Mavericks NBA title, a Stars Stanley ...

Report: Chiefs OC Bieniemy rebuffs Colorado

Friday, February 21st, 2020

Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy has turned down a chance to interview for the head coaching job at Colorado, according to a report. Mike Klis of Denver-based 9NEWS said Bieniemy told Colorado officials that he no longer was interested in the job. Bieniemy, 50, was believed to be the top target for the Buffaloes.

Reports: Lions to release DT Harrison

Friday, February 21st, 2020

The Detroit Lions will release veteran defensive tackle Damon "Snacks" Harrison this week, according to multiple reports. Harrison, 31, signed a one-year contract extension with Detroit worth $11.25 million just six months ago, but he hinted at retirement in December after the Lions finished the season with an abysmal 3-12-1 record. "Wasn't able to ever get back to the form I'm used to, and I got too much pride, man," said Harrison per MLive.com.

Bills DE Hughes undergoes groin surgery

Friday, February 21st, 2020

Buffalo Bills defensive end Jerry Hughes had surgery to repair a groin injury. It was the second offseason procedure for Hughes, who had wrist surgery on Jan. 20. Hughes, 31, has spent seven seasons with the Bills, following three with the Indianapolis Colts.

Report: Patriots to add Alabama assistant as special teams assistant

Friday, February 21st, 2020

The Patriots reportedly have made a signing as NFL free agency approaches. New England will add Alabama assistant Joe Houston as an assistant special teams coordinator, according to Bruce Feldman of The Athletic and FOX Sports. SOURCE: #Alabama staffer Joe Houston will become an assistant special teams coordinator with the #Patriots.

Report: Patriots hire Joe Houston as assistant special teams coach

Friday, February 21st, 2020

Alabama head coach Nick Saban and Patriots head coach Bill Belichick have a well-documented friendship and that may have helped one of Saban's assistants make a move to New England. Bruce Feldman of TheAthletic.com reports that Joe Houston is joining the Patriots as an assistant special teams coach. Houston was a special teams analyst for the Crimson Tide last year.