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  • newDavid Irving on his suspension: I made the mistake

    David Irving on his suspension: I made the mistake

    Cowboys defensive lineman David Irving thought the NFL had erred when he received word of a failed drug test. “I was pretty upset,” Irving said, via Brandon George of the Dallas Morning News. “As soon as I got the letter I called right away, like, ‘What the [expletive]! This has to be a mistake.’ But…
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  • newJaylon Smith’s nerve shows improvement as Cowboys have high hopes for LB

    Jaylon Smith’s nerve shows improvement as Cowboys have high hopes for LB

    Jaylon Smith’s latest electromyogram (EMG) test showed improvement in the nerve, and though it still may be months before the linebacker’s peroneal nerve fully regenerates, it was good news. Smith is practicing with his teammates, something he wasn’t able to do this time last year. “It feels great,” Smith said, via Kate Hairopoulos of the…
    - 25 mins ago, 24 Jul 17, 6:43pm -
  • newAndy Reid to Tamba Hali: Let’s just talk about it

    Andy Reid to Tamba Hali: Let’s just talk about it

    Andy Reid appreciates Tamba Hali’s love for the game, but the Chiefs coach isn’t promising the linebacker’s playing time will increase this season. “The one thing you love about Tamba is that he loves to play,” Reid said, via Alec McChesney of the Kansas City Star. “I mean, that’s the one thing. I can’t tell…
    - 1 hour ago, 24 Jul 17, 5:38pm -
  • newUnenforceable rule may become relevant to Gareon Conley’s contract

    Unenforceable rule may become relevant to Gareon Conley’s contract

    With Raiders first-round cornerback Gareon Conley unsigned and still under investigation for rape, the team and the player have a problem. How do they work out a deal with a cloud still lingering that could result in Conley being prosecuted and possibly convicted? The answer is simple. As one league source with extensive experience negotiating…
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 5:27pm -
  • newJourdan Lewis’ attorney says Lewis merely threw pillows at accuser

    Jourdan Lewis’ attorney says Lewis merely threw pillows at accuser

    While his Cowboys teammates practiced for the first time, rookie Jourdan Lewis was in Ann Arbor, Mich., as his domestic assault case began Monday with jury selection and opening statements. According to John Counts of mlive.com, Assistant Washtenaw County Prosecutor Lou Danner characterized the March 15 incident as a violent assault that started with three…
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 5:05pm -
  • newMark Murphy: Packers will never give up a home date for an international game

    Mark Murphy: Packers will never give up a home date for an international game

    The Packers accept the fact that the NFL won’t host a Super Bowl at Lambeau Field. And since the Packers won’t host a Super Bowl at Lambeau Field, they won’t have to automatically sacrifice a home game to the league’s ongoing overseas obsession. Thus, via SportsBusiness Daily, Packers CEO Mark Murphy told shareholders on Monday…
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 4:41pm -
  • newTony Sparano happy with his Vikings OL after injury-plagued 2016

    Tony Sparano happy with his Vikings OL after injury-plagued 2016

    The best thing about this year is it’s not last year for the Vikings offensive line. Minnesota used 12 players and eight different starting combinations in its line last season. In two games last season, the Vikings were down to five healthy offensive linemen on game day. Tight end David Morgan served as the emergency…
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 4:23pm -
  • newRobert Griffin III gets a workout with the Chargers

    Robert Griffin III gets a workout with the Chargers

    With training camps opening around the NFL, Robert Griffin III has finally drawn some interest. Griffin will work out for the Chargers on Tuesday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. It’s the first report of any team having any interest at all in Griffin, who was the second overall draft pick and the NFL’s rookie of…
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 4:15pm -
  • newGerald McCoy has a tweet storm of his own

    Gerald McCoy has a tweet storm of his own

    Another day, another disgruntled defensive player taking his displeasure to social media. Two days after veteran Chiefs pass rusher Tamba Hali vented on Twitter about a lack of playing time in the playoffs, Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy has taken to Twitter to complain about, well, something. “They won’t appreciate you until you’re gone,” McCoy…
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 4:14pm -
  • newCowboys cut Lucky Whitehead, whose agent says wasn’t in Va. at time of supposed arrest

    Cowboys cut Lucky Whitehead, whose agent says wasn’t in Va. at time of supposed arrest

    The Cowboys cut Lucky Whitehead, even though the receiver’s agent said Whitehead wasn’t in Virginia at the time of his supposed arrest. Whitehead’s agent, Dave Rich, showed NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport flight records that have Whitehead flying to Dulles at 7:20 a.m. on June 22, six hours after Whitehead supposedly was arrested in Prince William…
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 3:46pm -

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  • newDavid Irving on his suspension: I made the mistake

    David Irving on his suspension: I made the mistake

    Cowboys defensive lineman David Irving thought the NFL had erred when he received word of a failed drug test. “I was pretty upset,” Irving said, via Brandon George of the Dallas Morning News. “As soon as I got the letter I called right away, like, 'What the [expletive]! This has to be a mistake.&
    - 2 mins ago, 24 Jul 17, 7:06pm -
  • newCowboys CB Nolan Carroll takes responsibility for DWI arrest: 'It's a learning experience'

    Cowboys CB Nolan Carroll takes responsibility for DWI arrest: 'It's a learning experience'

    OXNARD, Calif. - Cowboys cornerback Nolan Carroll took responsibility for his May 29 arrest in Dallas for driving under the influence but said it "wasn't me." Addressing the situation for the first time publicly Monday, Carroll acknowledged that he made a mistake. "I've never gotten
    - 4 mins ago, 24 Jul 17, 7:04pm -
  • newDez Bryant: 'I understand what Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett is trying to do'

    Dez Bryant: 'I understand what Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett is trying to do'

    NFL Network's Jane Slater catches up with Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant following the first day of training camp.
    - 14 mins ago, 24 Jul 17, 6:54pm -
  • newMonday's roundup: Luck will miss start of camp

    Monday's roundup: Luck will miss start of camp

    Indianapolis — Andrew Luck's surgically repaired right shoulder will keep him out for the start of training camp. How much more time he'll miss is still unclear. Colts general manager Chris Ballard told reporters Monday the team's franchise quarterback would go on the physically unable to
    - 28 mins ago, 24 Jul 17, 6:40pm -
  • newChargers plan to work out RG3

    Chargers plan to work out RG3

    Since Philip Rivers became the Chargers' starting quarterback, whoever has served as his back up has had one of the NFL's most predictable jobs. You stand on the sideline, probably in an officially licensed ball cap, maybe signaling in plays, maybe holding the ball on extra points and field goals
    - 38 mins ago, 24 Jul 17, 6:30pm -
  • newLucky Whitehead’s week of drama wasn’t worth keeping him for the Cowboys

    Lucky Whitehead’s week of drama wasn’t worth keeping him for the Cowboys

    A kidnapped dog and an arrest warrant in one week led the Cowboys to move on from their return specialist. First, last Monday, Whitehead claimed his dog, Blitz, was kidnapped from his Dallas home, and a $20,000 ransom was demanded. A video surfaced later that evening of the alleged dognapper — Boogotti
    - 59 mins ago, 24 Jul 17, 6:09pm -
  • newPanthers fire longtime personnel man Koncz on eve of camp
    The Panthers have fired longtime personnel man Mark Koncz in yet another front office shakeup. Koncz, 50, had been promoted earlier this offseason by former general manager Dave Gettleman to director of player personnel after serving the previous 17 years as pro scouting director. Koncz has been with
    - 1 hour ago, 24 Jul 17, 5:52pm -
  • newSaints put 4 on PUP list; Snead signs 1-year tender
    METAIRIE, La. (AP) The Saints have placed top linebacker Dannell Ellerbe and three offensive linemen on the club's physically unable to perform list in advance of this week's opening of training camp. The linemen placed on the PUP list are starting left tackle Terron Armstead, starting center
    - 1 hour ago, 24 Jul 17, 5:46pm -
  • newKhalil Mack appeals to The Rock for a spot on 'Ballers'

    Khalil Mack appeals to The Rock for a spot on 'Ballers'

    Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Oakland Raiders for CSNBayArea.com and Sacramento Bee for eight years Member of Pro Football Writers Association Previously worked at Los Angeles Times, Las Vegas Review-Journal and Sports Illustrated Follow on Twitter ALAMEDA, Calif. -- Finally, Khalil
    - 1 hour ago, 24 Jul 17, 5:40pm -
  • newRobert Griffin III will work out for Chargers on Tuesday

    Robert Griffin III will work out for Chargers on Tuesday

    Robert Griffin III is finally getting another chance with an NFL team. NFL Media reported Monday that the 2012 NFL Rookie of the Year will work out for the Chargers on Tuesday.  The 2011 Heisman Trophy winner from Baylor was the second overall pick by the Redskins in the 2012 NFL Draft. He led the Redskins
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 5:35pm -

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  • Ohio State A Favorite For 2019 Kenny McIntosh
    COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio State hosted several top prospects for their recent Friday Night Lights camp, including 2019 four-star athlete Kenny McIntosh, from Fort Lauderdale University School.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Jul 17, 9:21am -
  • Rosegreen's Nephew Adds Auburn Offer

    Rosegreen's Nephew Adds Auburn Offer

    Talented cornerback Jamari Brown talks about his Auburn offer and why the Tigers are in the hunt.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Jul 17, 9:00am -
  • Sunday slant: Camp storylines
    The Minnesota Vikings have plenty to keep track of during training camp, from comeback attempts to starting battles to the unheralded to watch.
    - 2 days ago, 23 Jul 17, 7:05am -
  • Watch: Top 15 Camp Battles – No. 4 Receiver
    Based on Green Bay's offensive history the past eight seasons, the No. 4 receiver is a key role. The No. 5 receiver is not.
    - 2 days ago, 23 Jul 17, 6:56am -
  • Training Camp Preview: Defensive Line

    Training Camp Preview: Defensive Line

    This has a chance to be the team's best defensive line since the 2010 group that helped power a Super Bowl championship.
    - 2 days ago, 23 Jul 17, 5:28am -
  • Dallas Cowboys 1st+10: A Truly Bizarre Week

    Dallas Cowboys 1st+10: A Truly Bizarre Week

    In this edition of 1st and 10 I examine what has to be a truly bizarre week in recent Dallas Cowboys history, from bar fights to dognappings to strip-club footraces
    - 2 days ago, 23 Jul 17, 5:01am -
  • LISTEN: Will Bolles Win The Starting LT Job?

    LISTEN: Will Bolles Win The Starting LT Job?

    Nick Kendell and Carl Dumler break down the Broncos situation at offensive tackle. A rookie first-rounder, former second round pick, a high-dollar veteran and more go under the microscope.
    - 2 days ago, 22 Jul 17, 10:17pm -
  • Watch: Driver on Hall of Fame Honor

    Watch: Driver on Hall of Fame Honor

    When did Donald Driver start think about being a member of the Packers Hall of Fame? He discussed that and his record-setting career before Saturday night’s induction.
    - 2 days ago, 22 Jul 17, 3:57pm -
  • Monday Decision Coming For Tannor

    Monday Decision Coming For Tannor

    Top pass rush target Caleb Tannor is choosing between Auburn and Georgia on Monday.
    - 2 days ago, 22 Jul 17, 2:14pm -
  • Bears 2017 Camp Preview: Tight End

    Bears 2017 Camp Preview: Tight End

    With Chicago Bears 2017 Training Camp less than a week away, we take a closer look at each tight end the team will bring to Bourbonnais, including a pair of new faces who could elevate Chicago's offense almost immediately.
    - 2 days ago, 22 Jul 17, 11:22am -

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    • newSITE NEWS: FOA 2017 NOW AVAILABLE!
      The PDF version of Football Outsiders Almanac 2017 is now ready for download! (Click to read more.)read more
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    • 2016 Slot vs. Wide: Defense
      Our final part in looking at slot vs. wide targets focuses entirely on defenses. Which first-round rookie corners had tough times in 2016? Who was the weak link in Denver's No-Fly Zone? Also: the Falcons have a secondary to watch out for in 2017.read more
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    • 2016 Slot vs. Wide: RBs and TEs
      Part II of our look at slot vs. wide targets focuses on running backs and tight ends. Was Le'Veon Bell used more diversely than David Johnson? Also: is there actually a stat where Rob Gronkowski ranked last among his peers?read more
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    • 2016 Slot vs. Wide: WRs and QBs
      We have new data showing where receivers line up at the snap, and how quarterbacks do throwing wide or to the slot. You might be surprised to see where Matt Ryan is best, and where Alex Smith struggled the most in Kansas City.read more
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    • Panthers Fire GM Dave Gettleman
      The Carolina Panthers today announced general manager Dave Gettleman had been relieved of his duties. Owner Jerry Richardson statement, courtesy of the team, offered no real explanation for the move, but did not the timing was not ideal. Like Kansas City last month, Carolina also lost their most obvious internal GM candidate to another team earlier this offseason, as Brandon Beane is now in Buffalo.read more
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    • ESPN: Sneaky Strengths for Every Team
      Here's a look at some of the interesting splits and tendencies from all our 2016 NFL stats, with one under-the-radar strength for each NFL offense and defense. Consider it a bit of a preview of the Strategic Tendencies comments in the upcoming Football Outsiders Almanac 2017.
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    • 2016 Play-Action Defense
      Can your defense sniff out a play-action fake? If you live in Texas, you're in luck! If you're in a Great Lakes state, on the other hand...read more
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    • SITE NEWS: 2017 KUBIAK Projections Now Available!
      News on the 2017 KUBIAK fantasy football projections and other 2017 FO products! (Click to read more.)read more
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    • The Month In Quotes: June 2017
      Better late than never, we've got thoughts on the Jets cutting vets, Derek Carr getting paid, Adrian Peterson wanting to play forever, and one hell of an Uber trip. Plus: the Patriots celebrate their Super Bowl win and eat pizza.read more
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    • 2016 Play-Action Offense
      We take a look at play-action passing from 2016, as numbers return to a state of normalcy after the great Zone-Read Revolution.read more
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      • newRobert Griffin III sighting: QB gets first visit of offseason, with Chargers

        Robert Griffin III sighting: QB gets first visit of offseason, with Chargers

        It has been a while since Robert Griffin III’s name was brought up in NFL news. After a long, quiet offseason for the former NFL offensive rookie of the year, Griffin finally has his first free-agent visit. He’ll visit the Los Angeles Chargers on Tuesday, according to ESPN.com’s Adam Schefter and NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. Schefter reported that Griffin had another visit lined up but canceled it when the Chargers agreed to bring him in. That seems unwise, but it might be a sign of Griffin’s confidence that a deal with Los Angeles will get done. [Now’s the time to sign up for Fant…
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      • newUpdate: Cowboys release WR Lucky Whitehead, who was arrested in June, failed to appear in court

        Update: Cowboys release WR Lucky Whitehead, who was arrested in June, failed to appear in court

        UPDATE (6:35 p.m. EST): The Cowboys have released Whitehead. Multiple reporters at Dallas training camp on Monday tweeted that coach Jason Garrett was upset about the Whitehead news; turns out, the 25-year old hadn’t told team brass about his arrest, and they only found out after TMZ’s report. One twist to this story: NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport tweeted the he spoke to Whitehead’s agent, Dave Rich, and Rich claims Whitehead wasn’t in Virginia at the time police say the alleged theft occurred. (Original post begins below.) On Sunday, against a fair amount of evidence to the contrary, D…
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      • newJohn Elway gets his new (enormous) deal to remain Broncos GM

        John Elway gets his new (enormous) deal to remain Broncos GM

        The Denver Broncos never really had a choice. Whatever John Elway wanted to remain with the team, that’s what they had to pay. Yet, contract negotiations dragged on longer than expected, to the point it started to make some Broncos fans nervous. It got done though, as Elway and the team agreed on Monday to a five-year deal that will run through 2021 according to ESPN.com’s Adam Schefter. The team announced the news Monday afternoon. Schefter said it’s expected to make Elway the highest paid general manager in the NFL. [Now’s the time to sign up for Fantasy Football! Join for free] Wh…
        - 5 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 2:12pm -
      • newMinnesota Vikings training camp: Three questions facing the team

        Minnesota Vikings training camp: Three questions facing the team

        The NFL season is inching closer. Through July, Shutdown Corner will examine three big questions for each NFL team as it heads to training camp. MINNESOTA VIKINGS Report date: July 23 for rookies; July 26 for veterans Where: Mankato, Minn. 1. Will we see Teddy Bridgewater this camp? Bridgewater will likely start camp on the physically-unable-to-perform (PUP) list after a horrific knee injury just before last season started. Bridgewater has done some work through the offseason, giving hope that he can be back on the practice field sooner rather than later. It would be a tremendous story after…
        - 9 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 10:23am -
      • newIs Tamba Hali's Twitter confessional another distraction for the Chiefs?

        Is Tamba Hali's Twitter confessional another distraction for the Chiefs?

        Kansas City Chiefs pass rusher Tamba Hali might be a few months away from his 34th birthday and headed into his 12th NFL season, but his passion for the game still burns brightly. Witness his tweets on Saturday afternoon. Hali began by saying he wanted fans to know that he played in just seven snaps in the Chiefs’ playoff loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers, and noted that he had been told, presumably by coaches and team brass, that the reason he hadn’t played much during the regular season was to keep him fresh for the playoffs. Normally quiet, Chiefs veteran Tamba Hali wondered if his team…
        - 10 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 9:31am -
      • new2017 NFL Preview: Chiefs invited a potentially messy QB controversy

        2017 NFL Preview: Chiefs invited a potentially messy QB controversy

        Shutdown Corner is previewing all 32 teams as we get ready for the NFL season, counting down the teams one per weekday in reverse order of our initial 2017 power rankings. No. 1 will be revealed on Aug. 2, the day before the Hall of Fame Game kicks off the preseason. Once the Kansas City Chiefs made the decision to trade up and draft quarterback Patrick Mahomes, they complicated this season. This wasn’t the Green Bay Packers having Aaron Rodgers fall in their laps on draft day. The Chiefs made a bold move to trade up, sending the 25th pick and a first-round pick next year to move to No. 1…
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      • newBears LB Jerrell Freeman saves a man's life before reporting to camp

        Bears LB Jerrell Freeman saves a man's life before reporting to camp

        Jerrell Freeman (50) saved a man’s life in the Austin airport over the weekend. (AP) Saves are more a baseball stat than a football one, but Chicago Bears linebacker Jerrell Freeman got a save at the Austin airport on Sunday. Freeman saved a man choking on his food at a restaurant inside the airport, the Chicago Tribune reported. Pretty lucky for Marcus Ryan that the Bears’ linebacker was there to perform the Heimlich maneuver. It started with Freeman having one last unhealthy meal before flying to Chicago and reporting to training camp. He got a chopped brisket sandwich (“I’m not real…
        - 11 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 7:44am -
      • newNew England Patriots training camp: Three questions facing the team

        New England Patriots training camp: Three questions facing the team

        The NFL season is inching closer. Through July, Shutdown Corner will examine three big questions for each NFL team as it heads to training camp. New England Patriots Report date: Rookies July 24; veterans July 26 Location: Foxborough, Mass. 1. Can Brandin Cooks fit into the offense seamlessly? New England Patriots history over the last dozen or so years is littered with big-name receivers who joined the team as draft picks or free agents and just couldn’t get on the same page with Tom Brady and the offense: Joey Galloway. Chad Jackson. Chad Ochocinco Johnson. Aaron Dobson. There are those w…
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      • Jerry Jones: 'Not one thing' points to Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott committing domestic violence

        Jerry Jones: 'Not one thing' points to Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott committing domestic violence

        Dallas Cowboys players and coaches arrived in Oxnard, Calif. for training camp over the weekend, with several players facing off-field issues. Including one of their biggest names: among several other offseason headlines for running back Ezekiel Elliott, the second-year player has been waiting for months for the NFL to make its decision on whether he will be punished in conjunction with a 2016 allegation of domestic violence levied by an ex-girlfriend. Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott has the full backing of his general manager. (AP) There was an ESPN report on July 14 that there was “a growing se…
        - 1 day ago, 23 Jul 17, 5:28pm -
      • Cleveland Browns training camp: Three questions facing the team

        Cleveland Browns training camp: Three questions facing the team

        The NFL season is inching closer. Through July, Shutdown Corner will examine three big questions for each NFL team as it heads to training camp. CLEVELAND BROWNS Report dates: July 23 for rookies; July 26 for veterans Location: Berea, Ohio 1. Who is the quarterback? The Browns have a wide-open quarterback battle on their hands. Cody Kessler started eight games last year and had some nice moments. DeShone Kizer, a second-round pick this year, has a chance to assume the role immediately. There’s also Kevin Hogan, who threw two interceptions on just 26 pass attempts last season, and $72-mil…
        - 1 day ago, 23 Jul 17, 9:38am -

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      • Tom Luginbill gives Malik Zaire no chance of becoming Florida’s starting QB
        ESPN’s Tom Luginbill is not of the belief that graduate transfer quarterback Malik Zaire will be Florida’s starting quarterback in 2017. In fact, he believes Zaire is a poor fit with the Gators. Luginbill recently discussed Florida’s quarterback competition on the  ‘JOX Roundtable’ on WJOX-FM in Birmingham. “I don’t think Zaire has any chance of [...]
        - 4 days ago, 20 Jul 17, 9:20am -
      • 2017 UAB Blazers: The new ‘America’s team’
        If you’ve ever been bullied. If you’ve ever had something taken from you. If you’ve ever only realized how much you loved something after you lost it. If you’ve ever continued fighting after hope had been lost. If you’ve ever made the most of a second chance. If you’ve ever been the victim of a [...]
        - 7 days ago, 18 Jul 17, 5:01am -
      • DeLoss Dodds, Texas ‘wanted to punish Texas A&M’
        Texas A&M and Texas have never been on the best of terms. Their rivalry, however, was made more bitter by the Aggies’ exit of the Big 12 to the SEC according to A&M’s former president. Former Texas A&M president and Missouri chancellor R. Bowen Loftin said in an interview with the Dallas Morning News that [...]
        - 10 days ago, 14 Jul 17, 8:15am -
      • Booger McFarland predicts Tennessee will be ‘abysmal’ in 2017
        SEC Network analyst Booger McFarland is feeling pessimistic about Tennessee’s chances of contending for the SEC East in 2017. During an interview with Nashville based 102.5 The Game at SEC Media Days on Monday, McFarland said he believes the Vols will be “abysmal” and will need to weigh their options on whether to retain fifth-year [...]
        - 14 days ago, 10 Jul 17, 1:19pm -
      • Dak Prescott surprises young son of slain Mississippi deputy
        Dak Prescott gave the son of a slain Mississippi deputy a surprise meeting Saturday. Prescott met with 10-year-old Nash Durr, whose father, Deputy William Durr, was killed while responding to a domestic violence call on May 27 in Brookhaven, Mississippi. According to The Clarion-Ledger, Nash’s mother, Tressie, and other members of the Durr family told [...]
        - 15 days ago, 9 Jul 17, 1:47pm -
      • A 14-week college football season with two byes? It’s a possibility
        The NCAA Division I Football Oversight Committee is looking at the possibility of making the season 14 weeks long. The current season is 13 weeks and allows for one bye week; a 14-week season would mean two byes. The NCAA release on the issue noted that “the elimination of two-a-day practices beginning with the 2017 [...]
        - 24 days ago, 30 Jun 17, 10:43am -
      • NCAA mulling transfer changes, including immediate eligibility
        The NCAA Division I Council is asking for input for possible changes to the transfer rules, including the idea that all transfers would have immediate eligibility. The “immediate eligibility” rule would be contingent on the athlete meeting certain academic requirements toward graduation. Another proposal would make it mandatory that an athlete sit out a year [...]
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      • NCAA mulling transfer changes, including immediate eligibility
        The NCAA Division I Council is asking for input for possible changes to the transfer rules, including the idea that all transfers would have immediate eligibility. The “immediate eligibility” rule would be contingent on the athlete meeting certain academic requirements toward graduation. Another proposal would make it mandatory that an athlete sit out a year [...]
        - 25 days ago, 29 Jun 17, 9:14am -
      • Will state of California’s travel ban affect bowls in Texas?
        California has banned state-funded travel to Texas and seven other states. So what does it mean for college athletic teams — and are bowl trips in jeopardy? Schools still are evaluating the potential impacts of last week’s announcement by California attorney general Xavier Becerra, which targets travel to Texas, Alabama, Kentucky and South Dakota, as [...]
        - 28 days ago, 26 Jun 17, 10:26am -
      • Trailer released for season 2 of Netflix’s ‘Last Chance U’
        The second season of the popular Netflix documentary series “Last Chance U” begins July 21, and the trailer for the season has been released. The show follows select players and coaches at East Mississippi Community College, the school that has produced, among others, former Ole Miss quarterback Chad Kelly and former Alabama defensive lineman Jarran [...]
        - 31 days ago, 23 Jun 17, 11:46am -