Roger Goodell

Papa John Has Regrets

John “Papa John” Schnatter is sorry ... sorry he resigned as Papa John’s chairman, you cowards!<p>The public unpersoning of Papa John continued apace …

Social Justice

The Family Ownership Dramas That Roil the NFL

Even in a city famous for its burial rituals, this one was notable for its scope and scale. On March 23, New Orleans came to a standstill for the …

Family Business

New England Patriots links 7/17/18 - Picking the locks: Burkhead, Michel, White at RB

<b>TEAM TALK</b><p><b>Paul Perillo</b>’s position snapshot: Running backs. Bubble players: Jeremy Hill, Mike Gillislee, Brandon Bolden.• <b><br>Andy Hart</b> addresses 10 Patriots …

NFL

Despite Jerry Jones’ concerns and Trump's claims, NFL revenues are up, documents show

Jerry Jones has previously stated that he thinks the NFL is losing money, and several other NFL owners share that belief.<p>While the league has …

NFL

NFL Teams Earned A Mind-Blowing Amount Of Money In 2017

The NFL’s television ratings may be down, but teams are still making a ton of money.<p>ESPN reported the following:<p>Well, this must bring a massive smile …

Conservative View

Will Le'Veon Bell be a New York Jet in 2019?

Jets bubble watch: defensive line<p>Williams aims to step up in absence of Wilkerson<p>By Bent | 9:00AM<p><b>Bent, theJetsBlog.com</b> Follow on Twitter<p>Over the last …

Football (U.S.)

[BN] Blitz newsletter: Will LeSean McCoy be at Bills training camp?

The Bills open training camp on Thursday, July 26. Will running back LeSean McCoy be there? Jay Skurski wrote about that topic Monday and discussed …

Football (U.S.)

NFL reinstates former Husker Randy Gregory following season-long suspension

Former Husker and Dallas Cowboys pass rusher Randy Gregory, who has been suspended without pay since January 2017 for repeated substance abuse …

NFL

Papa John’s evicts Papa John from office, plus more updates on this tire fire

After <i>Forbes</i> reported a story last week about Papa John’s founder John Schnatter using racist language during a telephone call, Schnatter apologized …

HBCUs

The Women Running NYC’s Most Exclusive Social Club and the Men Who Are Desperate to Join

Two blocks from Trump Tower in Manhattan, hordes of sweaty tourists walk by an innocuous office building on 55th Street. You wouldn’t guess it from …

Howard Schultz

What does Randy Gregory’s reinstatement mean for the Cowboys?

Randy Gregory was suspended for 30 games in his first three years with the Cowboys.<p>Randy Gregory has been on the field for the Dallas Cowboys for just 14 games since he was picked in the second round of the 2015 NFL Draft. For 30 games, the defensive end was suspended — including all 16 games in …

NFL

Trump Trash Talk Can't Touch the NFL, Packers Financials Reveal

The National Football League distributed a record $8.1 billion to its teams last season, up almost 5 percent from 2016, according to a financial …

Green Bay

Is the national pastime really more strikeouts than hits? | Bob Ford

Have the game's lulls overtaken baseball?

TV Ratings

Boston Globe's Sullivan Chronicles NFL's 'Laundry List of Incompetence'

Tara Sullivan's <i>Boston Globe story</i> on the state of the NFL in July 2018 is a misery index, a litany of missteps by a league that can't get out of its …

Conservative View

Woody Johnson, New York Jets

Woody Johnson | Chairman, CEO | Age: 71<p><i>Note: Woody’s brother, Christopher, is currently serving as Chairman and CEO of the Jets following Woody’s</i> …

NFL

Cowboys' Randy Gregory could be test case for NFL

With the most difficult 18 months of his professional life behind reinstated Dallas Cowboy Randy Gregory, the defensive end now faces an even more …

Mental Health

New York Giants: Will Gettleman’s gamble pay off?

ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 26: Saquon Barkley of Penn State poses with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after being picked #2 overall by the New York Giants …

NFL

Richard Sherman on Seattle Seahawks: 'They've lost their way'

Richard Sherman has taken a jab at his old team, the Seattle Seahawks.<p>In an interview with the MMQB’s Robert Klemko, Sherman — who played an integral role in Seattle’s historic defense dubbed the Legion of Boom — said he believes the Seahawks have “lost their way” in reflection of his seven seasons …

NFL

Dallas Cowboys: Pass rush gets some love in preseason rankings

The Dallas Cowboys have spent a lot of time and effort on their pass rush in recent years and Pro Football Focus likes what they’ve done so far<p>It …

NFL

Mr. Hoover has returned to old team

Baseball Hall of Famer and Little Rock native Brooks Robinson has rejoined his former team, the Baltimore Orioles.

Baseball

“Jameis Is A Starting Quarterback For A Reason”

In one week, Bucs rookies will report for training camp. Three days later, the first practice of training camp commences and the 2018 season will be …

Football (U.S.)

Cowboys training camp battle royale: High level of roster churn coming up

It’s going to be something to see.<p>In my last two posts, I took a stab at projecting the depth charts for the Dallas Cowboys on both offense and …

NFL

John Schnatter: Louisville ‘Not Being Honest’ After Stadium Name Decision

John Schnatter, and not Papa John’s Pizza, purchased naming rights for Louisville football’s “Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium.” On Friday, the school’s …

College Sports

Trading Shots: And then came the week in which the phrase 'Eskimo brothers' entered the MMA lexicon...

<i>How did we get from talking about kickboxers in MMA to throwing around truly awful terms like “Eskimo brothers,” all inside of one week? That’s MMA</i> …

MMA & UFC

Eagles' Darren Sproles says he plans to retire after 2018 season

Running back Darren Sproles — who missed most of the Eagles’ run to the Super Bowl last year after tearing his ACL and breaking his arm in September …

Fantasy Football

Philadelphia Eagles-themed race car to hit track at Pocono Raceway

A Philadelphia Eagles-themed race car will hit the track at Pocono and will be driven by Alex Bowman.<p>The number 88 has many different meanings to the …

NFL

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• Report: Yankees unwilling to part with top-10 prospects for Machado<br>• Fulmer says ump missed 10 calls vs. Astros: 'The guy was god-awful'<br>• Pederson: …

Top 10

Cowboys roster projection: Pre-camp defensive depth chart

Previously, I put together my thoughts on the many questions on offense the Dallas Cowboys need to resolve in training camp and preseason. Now, it’s …

NFL

Papa John’s founder throws shade at NFL, Roger Goodell

If Papa John’s founder John Schnatter is going down, he’s deciding to go down swinging.<p>Schnatter is embroiled in a controversy that began during the …

NFL

Pacman Jones Opposed to Kneeling During Anthem: 'Find Another Way to Protest'

Longtime NFL cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones said players who want to kneel during the United States national anthem should "figure out another way" to protest racial injustice because social issues "don't have nothing to do with the national anthem."<p>On Saturday, TMZ Sports provided Jones' comments …

Football (U.S.)