Category NFL

Dez Bryant lands one-year contract with surging New Orleans Saints

Dez Bryant is back in the NFL and with a Super Bowl contender after agreeing to a one-year contract with the New Orleans Saints.

Both the Associated Press and ESPN confirmed the move on Wednesday citing league sources who requested anonymity.

The mercurial yet prolific wide receiver, who turned 3...

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Rex Ryan Rips Joey and Nick Bosa for Taking Their Time Coming Back from Injuries

Rex Ryan was bloviating on the Los Angeles Chargers and got off on a Joey Bosa tangent.

“If Joey Bosa ever decides to show up–I don’t know if he has to ask his dad for permission–because we know the Bosa’s, if there’s an injury that’s a week to...

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Will the Browns win again in 2018?

CLEVELAND – There has come a point during almost every recent season when a simple question must be asked.

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Aaron Rodgers v Tom Brady II showed a supporting cast is (nearly) everything

The Green Bay Packers faced the New England Patriots on Sunday night and there was a bit of a buzz, a sense that fans were about to see something rare. It was only the second head-to-head meeting between Aaron Rodgers and Tom Brady, which just seems wrong considering that Brady is (a surprisingly ...

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Woman becomes first NFL cheerleader to take a knee during national anthem

A cheerleader for the San Francisco 49ers’ has knelt during the US national anthem, in an apparent mirror of the protest movement begun by the quarterback Colin Kaepernick to raise awareness about racism and police brutality.

The woman appeared to take a knee before the team’s game against the Oak...

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NFL Week 9 Against the Spread: How to Bet Rams vs Saints, Packers vs Patriots

How’s this for a Week 9 schedule: Two A+ games in Rams (-1) at Saints and Packers at Patriots (-5.5), one double-digit road favorite in Bears (-10) at Bills, and a 4 pm slate of games that trumps the 1 pm games.

You get two sexy divisio...

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How do you end a losing streak? Joe Flacco grabs his razor

OWINGS MILLS, Md. — The Baltimore Ravens have lost three of their past four games. Joe Flacco is coming off his worst game of the season. The NFL’s top-ranked defense looks vulnerable.

So, what is the first question asked of Flacco this week: Why did he shave his beard?

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NFL increases London series to four games in 2019, with Spurs hosting two

The NFL says it will play four regular-season games in London next year, two at Wembley and two at the new stadium being built for Tottenham Hotspur. The NFL did not say which teams would be making the trip, or when the games will be played. 

The league played three games in London this year in t...

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Oh, the horror: Ravens’ most gruesome month remains October

OWINGS MILLS, Md. — The Baltimore Ravens‘ recent losses have collectively been among the most shocking of the John Harbaugh era.

There was the upset loss against the Browns, who hadn’t won an AFC North game in three years and fired their head coach 22 days later...

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Josh Norman-vs.-Odell Beckham ‘spectacle’ loses some focus

ASHBURN, Va. — The fireworks existed in their earlier meetings, but an injury caused a one-year interruption. And now it’s back: New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. vs. Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman.

Except this time, it’s, well, relatively quiet.

“Let’s hope that...

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