Archive for the ‘Sports/Football/NFL’ Category

New York Jets assistant Greg Knapp dies of injuries from bicycle accident at 58

Thursday, July 22nd, 2021

New York Jets assistant coach Greg Knapp died Thursday of injuries suffered in a bicycle accident near his home in California last Saturday. He was 58.

Reigning NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers reportedly wants to leave Packers

Thursday, April 29th, 2021

Packers general manager Brian Gutekunst reiterated Thursday that the team remains committed to quarterback Aaron Rodgers amid a report the reigning MVP doesn't want to return to Green Bay.

NFL veteran Phillip Adams killed 5, then himself

Thursday, April 8th, 2021

Former NFL player Phillip Adams fatally shot five people including a prominent doctor, his wife and their two grandchildren before later killing himself, authorities said Thursday.

Former NFL receiver Vincent Jackson found dead in hotel room

Monday, February 15th, 2021

Former NFL wide receiver Vincent Jackson was found dead Monday at a Florida hotel room, days after authorities spoke with him as part of a welfare check, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.

Tom Brady wins 7th Super Bowl title as Buccaneers defeat Kansas City

Sunday, February 7th, 2021
Chiefs Buccaneers Super Bowl Football

The victory gives quarterback Tom Brady his seventh Super Bowl title in 10 appearances. He won his first six with New England before joining Tampa Bay this past off-season.

What you need to know for Super Bowl LV

Friday, February 5th, 2021

The best quarterback of the moment takes on perhaps the best of all time in Super Bowl LV on Sunday. Here's a primer for the big game.

Canada’s Antony Auclair part of Buccaneers team prepping to face K.C. in Super Bowl

Thursday, January 28th, 2021

Canadian tight end Antony Auclair is still having trouble accepting that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be the first team in NFL history to play in a Super Bowl in their home city.

Washington’s Jennifer King becomes NFL’s 1st Black female assistant position coach

Tuesday, January 26th, 2021

Jennifer King, who was an intern under Washington running backs coach Randy Jordan during the 2020 season, has been hired as a full-time assistant coach, the first black woman to be hired as such in the NFL

Mahomes raises expectations of return after taking majority snaps on Thursday

Thursday, January 21st, 2021

Patrick Mahomes took the majority of first-team reps in practice Thursday, even though he remains in the NFL's concussion protocol, raising expectations that he will start in the AFC championship game against the Buffalo Bills.

Patrick Mahomes practises, remains in concussion protocol

Wednesday, January 20th, 2021

Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes remains in the NFL's concussion protocol, but practised in a limited capacity on Wednesday, raising hopes that the reigning Super Bowl MVP can play in Sunday's AFC title game against Buffalo.