Aspiring NFL defensive end Michael Sam recently spoke in Dallas and said he is far from the only gay player in the NFL, Charean Williams of the Star-Telegram reports. Sam became the first openly gay NFL player to be drafted last season when the St. Show More Summary
EARTH CITY, Mo. -- St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher has never made any bones about his affinity for drafting defensive linemen early and often. In Fisher's two decades as an NFL head coach in Houston, Tennessee and now in St. Louis,Show More Summary
Bud Dupree is the most malleable ball of clay for new Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn to work with as his new Leo defensive end. He possesses the raw length, athleticism and overall talent Quinn loves in his weak-side pass-rushers. Dupree is a unique player who has a ton of raw talent. Show More Summary
Missouri defensive end Shane Ray is a second-day prospect masquerading as a top-15 pick right now. The Atlanta Falcons have been projected to take him in at No. 8 by a multitude of mock drafters out there, but it's tough to see him having...Show More Summary
In the aftermath of defensive end Randy Gregory admitting to a failed drug test due to marijuana, Mike Florio explains how Gregory will now likely be subject to constant drug tests from the league.
Giants once walked the land of Georgetown basketball. N ot just in stature, like 7-footers Patrick Ewing and Dikembe Mutombo, but also in defensive toughness, athleticism and attitude. The Hoyas, three-time NCAA finalists and the 1984 national champions, used to be kings. But Georgetown in recent years has gone from feared lion to paper tiger. Show More Summary
Nebraska defensive end Randy Gregory has received first-round grades for his pure NFL talent.
The San Francisco 49ers finished the 2014 season with a record of 8-8. The 49ers missed the playoffs for the first time under Jim Harbaugh, whose four-year run as head coach came to a contentious end. The defense generally played well, despite a dizzying array of injuries and suspensions. Show More Summary
Randy Gregory is easily one of the top defensive prospects in this year’s draft class. Gregory, a standout defensive end from Nebraska, views himself so highly as a prospect that he believes he’s worthy of the No. 1 overall pick in the draft. However, failing a drug test at the NFL Combine won’t help his…
This offseason, the Buffalo Bills have upgraded their offensive line. They have acquired a running back, a wide receiver and a tight end. They have kept their unstoppable defensive line intact. The one problem they seemingly didn't solve? Quarterback. Show More Summary
After a free agent visit to the Seattle Seahawks, defensive end C.J. Wilson has elected to remain in Silver and Black. Wilson tweeted Wednesday night that he has signed a new contract with the Oakland Raiders. “Want to thank God, my fam, n all of those who prayed for me. I jus signed my contract…
In August, defensive end Ray McDonald of the 49ers celebrated his 30th birthday with friends at his 4,800-square-foot home in San Jose overlooking a golf course. Guests arrived as early as 3 p.m. with the party going strong enough to generate a noise complaint after midnight.
House Republicans pushed past their internal divisions to approve a budget blueprint Wednesday, putting the new Congress on track to notch a significant achievement once Senate Republicans pass their version by the end of the week.
PHOENIX -- A day after the Chicago Bears reached a controversial and heavily scrutinized one-year contract agreement with defensive end Ray McDonald, coach John Fox became the team’s latest spokesman to endorse the move and the thorough research that preceded it.
PHOENIX -- Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera made it clear from the beginning of Wednesday's NFC coaches breakfast at the NFL owners meetings that he didn't want to talk about one of his former players, defensive end Greg Hardy. That...Show More Summary
PHOENIX -- Chicago Bears owner George McCaskey understands what’s at stake. Tuesday’s signing of defensive end Ray McDonald comes with risk and plenty of potential drama.
PHOENIX – There is a lot of uncertainty on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense as Kevin Colbert illustrated earlier this week. The Steelers general manager said he sees as many as five spots open as far as starting jobs -- both cornerback...Show More Summary
Houston Texans Pro Bowl defensive end J.J. Watt became the highest-paid defensive player in the NFL last year when he signed a six-year, $100 million contract. Earlier this month, Pro Bowl defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh surpassed Watt...Show More Summary
This may be the end for the success President Obama touted not too long ago in Yemen. The defense minister has been arrested. The president has fled his home. BREAKING: Shiite rebels have arrested Yemen's defense minister, authorities say http://t.co/LG6vhmeXBv — The Associated Press (@AP) March 25, 2015 The army base abandoned by the U.S. Show More Summary
PHOENIX — It's not surprising Ryan Pace is willing to take a risk, but the timing just might be.