During the last two NFL seasons, several trade rumors have surrounded New England Patriots backup quarterback Ryan Mallett. Just days before the start of the 2014 NFL regular season, Mallett is finally traded. New England shipped the Arkansas product to the Houston Texans in exchange for a conditional seventh-round pick in the 2016 NFL Draft […]
No NFL showers for Michael Sam now… Michael Sam Cut By The St. Louis Rams Via Fox News reports: The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team. The 7th-round draft
For National Football League fans, the wait is almost over. After months of off-season news, the NFL Draft and preseason games, the real thing is just around the corner. And with it comes the start of another rapidly growing tradition in the United states: fantasy football. Show More Summary
Michael Sam, the NFL’s first openly gay player, will never get the chance to play a regular season NFL game – at least not for the St. Louis Rams. According to an ABC News report, the St. Louis Rams cut Michael Sam today, putting him on waivers as of 4 P.M. Show More Summary
Michael Sam, the first openly gay NFL player, has been cut by the St. Louis Rams. The post Michael Sam, first openly gay NFL player, cut by St. Louis Rams appeared first on Rickey - Entertainment News, Videos, Recaps, Results, Spoil...
The St. Louis Rams cut Michael Sam today – the first openly gay NFL draftee. Michael Sam tweeted this out after the news broke today. I want to thank the entire Rams organization and the city of St. Louis for … Continue reading ?
The Labor Day weekend NFL bad news dump was highlighted by Aldon Smith’s nine-game suspension and a plea deal for Colts owner Jim Irsay. Buried even deeper in the pre-three-day-weekend flurry of things everyone hopes we’ll forget about by Tuesday was a statement from ESPN’s Josina Anderson regarding the Michael Sam’s shower habits report. Matt…
Today’s news will be full of guys getting cut who will never play in the NFL again. For James Harrison, it didn’t take getting cut. The longtime Steelers linebacker announced on his Facebook page that he was retiring. “I have made the difficult decision to retire as of today,” he wrote. “My love for my…
Friday afternoon is the time to drop shocking news in the NFL, in hopes that no one notices. Thus, someone claimed a defensive player the Cowboys didn’t want off waivers. The Steelers announced they claimed cornerback B.W. Webb off waivers, and placed linebacker Jordan Zumwalt on injured reserve. The 2013 fourth-round pick was best known…
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has admitted he was wrong on the Ray Rice domestic violence discipline, a stance that has drawn praise from onlookers who previously were livid with Rice's two-game suspension. That's the good news. The...Show More Summary
San Francisco 49ers Pro Bowl linebacker Aldon Smith has been suspended nine games under the NFL's personal-conduct policy. The NFL's Director of NFC Football Communications, Randall Liu, had the news: Smith has a history of off-field issues, which had to factor into him receiving this type of discipline. Show More Summary
The Law Blog rounds up the morning news.
Language and Native Americans are in the news as media outlets around the nation announce that they will no longer use the "R" word in conjunction with Washington's NFL franchise. They join a groundswell of public opinion against the current mascot, ranging from #NotYourMascot activism on Twitter to the U.S. Show More Summary
In non-Olympic years, there's no wider chasm of utter sports emptiness than late July and August. NBA and NHL free agency have pretty much wrapped up, and most NFL "news" involves players describing the best shape of their lives. Thankfully,...Show More Summary
When it comes to determining whether an NFL news story has fully crossed over to the mainstream, I apply two general barometers: (1) whether I get asked about the topic by people I don’t know very well (or at all) in places like the grocery store and restaurants; and (2) whether it becomes a topic…
Can a gay football player just wash in peace?!? Rams Coach Slams ESPN For Michael Sam Shower Segment The NFL has proven that they’re essentially ready for openly gay players. Unfortunately it seems that sports news casters still hav...
The Carolina quarterback said "there's no doubt" that he'll suit up for the opener and Casey earns a four-year extension after a double-digit sack season. Cam Newton says he'll play in Week 1 It was recently discovered that the Carolina...Show More Summary
ProFootballTalk: Mike Florio and Russ Thaler break down news and note from around the NFL, including the latest on Josh Gordon’s appeal, Robert Griffin III not playing in fourth preseason game and Mike Pouncey starting the season on the PUP list.
Being the first openly gay player in the NFL comes with all sorts of baggage. And while there hasn’t been an overt backlash to having a gay player in the league, the biggest hardship of all might just be the annoying crap that people are peddling to turn non-stories into human interests stories at the […]
Dear ESPN, nobody cares about Michael Sam’s shower habits. There’s been a lot of hype surrounding Sam, the NFL’s first openly gay player, but ESPN took things a little too far today when they started reporting about the potential St. Louis Rams player’s shower habits. Yes, apparently the world needs to know when Michael Sam […]