The Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin has offered a thoughtful take on US society in the wake of Donald Trump’s presidential election victory.
The breakout star of this football season may very well be a punter. If that sounds like some sort of backhanded compliment of a 2016 NFL season that has seen poor reviews and declining ratings, maybe it is.
Take two quarterbacks. QB1 throws for 281 yards, one touchdown and two interceptions.
A new poll suggests player protests over the national anthem are hurting NFL rating this year. We're not so sure about that.
The NFL’s war on player celebrations continues, and now the officials are on the frontline.
Cam Newton has expressed his frustration about what he feels is the NFL’s failure to provide him with protection on the field.
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman has accused the NFL of trying to take the fun out of professional football, and suggested that TV ratings will continue to decline if the league continues on a quest to turn players into “robots”.
At this time last year there were five undefeated teams in the NFL.
Few American corporations are more equipped to investigate an employee than the NFL. The league and their teams spend heavily to scour the past of every prospect coming out of college, hire private eyes to stalk players in nightclubs, and collect mountains of data on everything from sleep cycles to injury risk. If money is involved, they are relentless in what they seek.
Geno Smith will make his first NFL start in nearly two years when he replaces Ryan Fitzpatrick as the Jets’ quarterback on Sunday.
Former NFL player Greg Hardy, whose off-field behavior drove him from professional football, is attempting to become a mixed martial arts fighter.
Cam Newton believes that race influences the way he is perceived by sections of the public.
The NFL is going soft.
When Roger Goodell took over as NFL commissioner in 2006 he had three clear priorities: deal with a festering labor dispute, decide which teams would play in Los Angeles and see if it was possible to put a team in London. Then came the link between head trauma and long-term effects on players’ health and Goodell’s plan was derailed.
Ryan Fitzpatrick and the New York Jets are having relationship troubles.
The Buffalo Bills picked the first quarterback in the NFL 2013 draft.
After the Seattle Seahawks demolished the Denver Broncos and the highest-scoring offense in NFL history in Super Bowl XLVIII, defensive coordinators are preparing to copy the simple schemes that made them so stingy.
My first job out of college, before I became an international man of sports takes, was for a public relations firm. I instantly hated the industry, and because my heart was not in it, I was not all that good at the job. But I did the job. I showed up to work and for meetings on time. I didn’t leave early. I dressed professionally. I met deadlines and didn’t make egregious typos or mistakes. I didn’t cause conflicts with my coworkers or microwave leftover fish in the break room.
Geno Smith has become one of the most talked about quarterbacks in the College Football ranks this season, and has even been tipped to usurp the highly rated Matt Barkley in next year's draft by being a higher pick.