The Alliance of American Football completed its awarding of franchises Thursday by placing a team in San Antonio. Former San Diego Chargers coach Mike Riley will be the head coach and former Dallas Cowboys fullback Darryl Moose Johnston is the general manager. San Antonio is the eighth and final city for The Alliance’s inaugural season, […]
Less than a month ago, the NFL revised its rules to require players to stand for the national anthem, allowing any players who choose not to stand to remain in the locker room. On Monday, multiple national civil rights groups asked the NFL to dump the new rule. With delays in the film schedule, 21 […]
The Steelers have a relatively old quarterbacks room, so for the moment, they’re not going to bother with having a quarterbacks coach. When former QB coach Randy Fichtner was promoted to offensive coordinator, the Steelers let him keep his old title without hiring another one to replace him. And while they say it’s something they […]
EAST RUTHERFORD — Maybe Dez Bryant should call A.J. Francis for advice on making his vengeance wish come true. A few weeks after Bryant was released by the Cowboys and publicized he wanted to stay in the NFC East to seek revenge, the Redskins released Francis. In a quieter but Deion Sanders Youth Jersey equally […]
Jacksonville’s stadium officially has a new name. The Jaguars announced today that their stadium is now TIAA Bank Field. As initially reported in February, the stadium formerly known as EverBank Field has been changed because TIAA acquired EverBank last year. This puts Johnson, who played in Gus Malzahn’s single-wing-heavy offense at Auburn, in a good […]
D.J. Chark is busy. He’s busy learning the playbook and busy learning multiple positions. I’m everywhere, Chark said Tuesday, via Mike Kaye of First Coast News. The second-round pick, who ran a 4.34 in the 40-yard dash, is learning all three receiver positions and five special teams spots. [Special teams] coach Joe D [DeCamillis] has […]
Martin homered in the bottom of the sixth to make it 6-2, but that was Detroit’s last run off Kluber.
I’m different now, Montgomery said. We [he and Gimenez] joked about it the other day. He didn’t have to block as many balls in the dirt this time. I used to spike a lot of heaters. Gimenez admitted that his shins and knees took a beating that minor league season, but now the lefty throws […]
Bumgarner would enter free agency at the prime age of 30 years old, with an incredible post-season resume: he was the 2014 NLCS and World Series MVPs. In 16 career playoff appearances, he has a 2.11 ERA. In five career World Series games, he’s 4-0 with one save and a 0.25 ERA. Given his success […]
The Pittsburgh Steelers have placed offensive lineman Jerald Hawkins and tight end Jake McGee on injured reserve after they were hurt during organized team activities last week. Both players are out for the 2018 season. The Steelers announced the moves on Tuesday. The team said Hawkins and McGee were injured on May 30. James was […]
Ozzie Newsome’s swan song saw the Ravens draft the Hall of Famer’s former position twice, first Hurst and then Andrews.
Their Jackson action for the near future put a stamp on everything, and the Brown pick is more than a feel-good story 鈥?he has a chance to start immediately at right tackle. Not surprisingly, there was a Crimson Tide, Sooner and Bruin tinge to the class, too. Scott and Lasley add to the extreme offense […]