Remember the recent FAB Defense’s MOJO Grip? There’s no end to the amount of individualization AR15 owners are being offered, and ERGO Grips want a piece of the cake too. Their new “Camo Collection” contains over-molded grips, rail covers and magwell grips in seven different combinations. Show More Summary
Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin will have another one of his players on the AFC Pro Bowl squad later this month. Defensive end Cameron Heyward has been added to the team. Raiders defensive end Khalil Mack withdrew from the team with an injury. Heyward was one of seven players selected for the Associated Press All-Pro [more]
The internet is busy litigating In re Aziz Ansari and “Grace.” Some documents in the case: Grace’s account. Ansari’s response has been appended to the end of the story. Caitlin Flanagan for the defense (or is it the prosecution?): I thought it would take a little longer for the hit squad of privileged young white […]
After the Eagles beat the Falcons in the divisional round, Philly tackle Lane Johnson and defensive end Chris Long donned dog masks, a Captain Obvious reference to their status as underdogs in the postseason. Look for more of those dog masks to show up before and during Sunday’s game against the Vikings. Via SportsBusiness Daily, [more]
The Steelers defense gave up 164 rushing yards, didn’t record a sack and never forced a turnover in Sunday’s 45-42 loss to the Jaguars that brought their season to an end. The days after a loss like that can feature a lot of searching for answers and defensive end Cameron Heyward believes he’s identified the [more]
While all reports suggest Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia will be the next Lions coach at the end of the season, he borrowed a page from his boss on Monday when asked about his future. He’s on to the AFC Championship Game. “I’m really just in the same place as I was last week,” Patricia [more]
Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avril isn’t willing to call in a career just yet. Avril injured his neck in an October win over the Indianapolis Colts and had surgery in November to address disc issues in his neck. He was injured when the back of Jacoby Brissett‘s foot caught him in the chin as he [more]
You can’t blame him! Much like the rest of us, Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen needed needed a few minutes to even know how he felt about his team’s thrilling last-second divisional win over the Saints on Sunday. “I’m happy. I was sad. Show More Summary
On a day when the Steelers allowed the most points in a home playoff game in franchise history, coach Mike Tomlin had lost faith in his defense.
Clemson defensive end Clelin Ferrell is coming back to the Tigers and holding off on the NFL
The NFL fined Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue $18,231 for unnecessary roughness. It was Ngakoue’s third fine this season. He was fined $24,309 for a roughing-the-passer penalty on a hit on Deshaun Watson in the season opener. And the league docked him $30,387 for contact with an official in a December 24 game against the [more]
Panthers defensive coordinator Steve Wilks was expected to interview with the Colts before the end of the week, but now he won’t, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports. The Colts appear focused on hiring an offensive candidate to replace Chuck Pagano. Show More Summary
Saints All-Pro defensive end Cam Jordan says he fondly remembers his father's Vikings teammates who became NFL "legends."
Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan returned to a full practice Thursday, a day after being limited with a knee issue. It’s a good sign for his availability for Sunday’s game against the Vikings. New Orleans held two players out of practice. Linebacker Michael Mauti missed with an illness, and wide receiver Brandon Coleman‘s neck injury [more]
Florida freshman defensive back Randy Russell, one of the state's top recruits, says he has a heart condition that will end his football career
Duke tends to respond well after setbacks, but this isn't the situation the Blue Devils are embracing. They're trying to show improvement on the defensive end when they take on host Pittsburgh on Wednesday night. "We're playing just horrible defense," Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said. Show More Summary
Mike McCarthy’s search to fill his vacant defensive coordinator’s job ended suddenly after nine days.
Mike McCarthy’s search to fill his vacant defensive coordinator’s job ended Tuesday when the Packers coach chose former Cleveland Browns coach Mike.
Chargers defensive end Melvin Ingram will replace teammate Joey Bosa on the AFC Pro Bowl roster. Bosa will miss the game with a finger injury. Ingram has never previously made the Pro Bowl. He had a career-high 10.5 sacks and made 56 tackles and 17 tackles for loss. Ingram also scored his first career touchdown [more]
Two members of the Cowboys have undergone surgeries since the end of the regular season. Right guard Zack Martin had arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow and defensive tackle Maliek Collins had surgery to repair a stress reaction in his left foot. Both players are expected to be healthy in time for offseason workouts. Martin’s [more]