Category Archives: NFL

The National Football League is a professional American football league consisting of 32 teams, divided equally between the National Football Conference and the American Football Conference.

Peyton Manning leads 2021 HOF first-year nominees

Peyton Manning leads 2021 HOF first-year nominees

Among those in their first-year of eligibility, there’s one quarterback listed for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2021 nominees and he’s one of the very best to have ever set foot upon the gridiron. Peyton Manning, a two-time Super Bowl winner and five-time AP NFL Most Valuable Player who delighted Indianapolis Colts…

Lamar Jackson, Russell Wilson among Week 1 Players of the Week

Lamar Jackson, Russell Wilson among Week 1 Players of the Week

The first week of the 2020 season is in the books and the first NFL Players of the Week are unveiled. Leading the list, nothing’s changed for Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson, as the reigning AP Most Valuable Player picked up AFC Offensive Player of the Week in Week 1 for the second straight year.…

Dwayne Haskins gave halftime speech while HC Ron Rivera received IV as Washington rallies past Eagles

Dwayne Haskins gave halftime speech while HC Ron Rivera received IV as Washington rallies past Eagles

Ron Rivera’s first year in Washington is already becoming a fairy tale. The Washington Football Team rallied with 27 unanswered points to upset the Philadelphia Eagles 27-17 and win their first home opener since 2014. Rivera, who revealed his cancer diagnosis last month, received a precautionary IV during halftime and that gave second-year quarterback Dwayne…

Week 1 injury report for first Sunday of 2020 NFL season

Week 1 injury report for first Sunday of 2020 NFL season

Our first Sunday with a full slate of NFL football in 2020 is finally here. Below is a full tally of the official injury report and gameday designations for all 13 games. *Arizona Cardinals at San Francisco 49ers * Cardinals: OUT: T Josh Jones (ankle) 49ers: OUT: WR Deebo Samuel (foot), CB Jason Verrett (hamstring);…

Patriots give CB Stephon Gilmore a $5M raise for 2020

Patriots give CB Stephon Gilmore a $5M raise for 2020

The reigning Defensive Player of the Year is getting a pay raise for 2020. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported the Patriots agreed to give cornerback Stephon Gilmore a $5 million raise for this year, per a source informed of the pact. The move bumps Gilmore’s 2020 salary from $10.5 million to $15.5 million with…

Nick Bosa thinks 49ers D is better prepared to slow Kyler Murray

Nick Bosa thinks 49ers D is better prepared to slow Kyler Murray

In 2019, the San Francisco 49ers defense dominated most opponents, plastering quarterbacks with a domineering front. One expectation seemed to be Kyler Murray. The Arizona Cardinals’ Offensive Rookie of the Year had two of his best games against San Francisco last season. Murray posted passer ratings of 130.7 and 101.8 in his two starts versus…

DeAndre Hopkins negotiated own contract with hopes of one day becoming NFL GM

DeAndre Hopkins negotiated own contract with hopes of one day becoming NFL GM

GM Nuk? DeAndre Hopkins spent portions of the offseason negotiating his own contract extension that eventually came in adding two years and $54.5 million, keeping him in Arizona for the next five seasons. Hopkins said the inkling to negotiate his own contract “90 percent” himself, stemmed from a desire to run an operation once his…

Cardinals, DeAndre Hopkins agree to 2-year, $54.5 million extension

Cardinals, DeAndre Hopkins agree to 2-year, $54.5 million extension

DeAndre Hopkins is in a new home, and he’s getting the pay increase he sought with his former team. The Cardinals have agreed to terms with Hopkins on a two-year extension worth $54.5 million in new money, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported. The team announced the deal on Tuesday. The new deal amounts to…