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DeMarco Murray was almost traded back to Cowboys this past offseason

Running back DeMarco Murray was traded from the Philadelphia Eagles to the Tennessee Titans this past offseason. But did you know Murray was almost traded back to the Dallas Cowboys? According to Charean Williams of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, a reunion with Murray and the Cowboys was “close,”, but the Eagles preferred to trade Murray to […]

Cavaliers reportedly interested in Mario Chalmers

Mario Chalmers might be reuniting with LeBron James in Cleveland. According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, the Cavaliers are interested in signing the free-agent point guard who played alongside James in Miami. Chalmers started every postseason game for the Heat when the team won back-to-back titles in 2012 and 2013. Chalmers, 30, averaged 10.3 points, 2.6 rebounds […]

Report: Browns’ Joe Thomas will not ask to be traded at deadline

For a player who has been the best at his position for almost the entirety of his career, Joe Thomas deserves better than the Cleveland Browns, and yet the All-Pro left tackle will not ask to be traded at the Nov. 1 deadline, a source tells ESPN.com’s Pat McManamon. Thomas reportedly wants to stay with the […]

Philip Rivers could set Chargers record Thursday vs. Broncos

Philip Rivers is closing in another San Diego Chargers passing record. The 34-year-old quarterback needs 125 yards to pass Hall of Famer Dan Fouts for most all-time by a Charger. Rivers could set the record on Thursday night against the Denver Broncos. A first-round pick in 2004, Rivers has been the face of the Chargers […]

Lions OC says Matthew Stafford better without Calvin Johnson

After Calvin Johnson retired at the end of last season, the thought was Matthew Stafford would struggle this season without one of the best receivers in NFL history, but the Detroit Lions quarterback hasn’t missed a beat. Lions offensive coordinator Jim Bob Cooter says Stafford may be even better without Johnson. “I think he’s a […]

Andrew Luck takes blame for Colts leading the league in sacks

How do the Indianapolis Colts explain giving up 20 sacks in five games? Andrew Luck says don’t blame the offensive line, blame him. “I’ve said this before: I don’t think the sacks are totals are necessarily indicative of how well our offensive line is playing,” the Colts quarterback told reporters on Wednesday, according to

Corey Coleman buys mom new house for her birthday

Corey Coleman promised his mom a house when he got to the NFL. On Tuesday, the Cleveland Browns rookie wide receiver made good on his promise, surprising his mom, Cassandra Jones, with the keys to a Texas home on her birthday, according to TMZ Sports. Her reaction was priceless. Coleman was the 15th pick overall in the […]

Report: Su’a Cravens has permanent eye damage from concussion

Washington Redskins linebacker Su’a Cravens has to wear prescription glasses full time now after suffering permanent eye damage from a concussion. He made the announcement on Tuesday via Snapchat, according to Yahoo Sports. “Due to my concussion my eyes have lost the memory to keep track of moving objects, so I have to wear these for the rest […]

Report: Gary Kubiak will not coach Thursday vs. Chargers

Head coach Gary Kubiak is getting the week off after being diagnosed with what the Denver Broncos described as a “complex migraine condition that caused extreme fatigue and body weakness.” He will not coach on Thursday against the San Diego Chargers. .

Report: Buccaneers place Charles Sims on IR

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be without one of their key contributors on offense for at least eight weeks, maybe the rest of the season. Third-year running back Charles Sims was placed on injured reserve, the team announced on Monday. He suffered a knee injury in last Sunday’s game against the Denver Broncos. Sims, 26, was […]

Celtics reportedly interested in J.R. Smith

The Cleveland Cavaliers and J.R. Smith are reportedly $5 million per year apart on a contract. But as far apart as the two sides are, it is likely that Smith will re-sign with Cleveland. However, there are several teams that have interest in the shooting guard, according to Frank Isola of the New York Daily […]

Rob Gronkowski to have more of a downfield role on Sunday vs. Browns

Gronk fantasy owners rejoice. With Tom Brady returning to play quarterback for the New England Patriots on Sunday, tight end Rob Gronkowski is expected to have more of a downfield role, according to Jason La Canfora of CBSSports.com. Get ready for Gronk on Sun. Strong week of practice. His time as a decoy and run […]

Report: Paxton Lynch to make first career start on Sunday vs. Falcons

With Trevor Siemian injured, Paxton Lynch will make the first start of his career on Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons, as Adam Schefter reports it is unlikely Siemian will be active Sunday, making Austin Davis the backup to Lynch. The Denver Broncos first-round pick went 14-of-24 for 170 yards and threw his first career touchdown pass […]

Andrew Wiggins wants to posterize Joel Embiid

Andrew Wiggins has posterized seven-footers before (see Rudy Gobert and Omer Asik) and the Philadelphia 76ers’ Joel Embiid is next on the list. In an interview with Fox Sports, the Minnesota Timberwolves forward was asked who he wants to posterize and he said Embiid, his teammate at Kansas. My boy JoJo Embiid from the Sixers. I never […]

Dwight Howard says he doesn’t know who’s on the Warriors

Dwight Howard must be living under a rock because he doesn’t know who’s on the best team in the NBA. Speaking with SiriusXM NBA Radio on Friday, the Atlanta Hawks center said he hasn’t even looked at the Golden State Warriors roster, which is baloney because the Warriors added Kevin Durant in the offseason and […]

Tyrann Mathieu says David Johnson is ‘the new Marshall Faulk’

David Johnson said he feels unstoppable after the Arizona Cardinals’ win last night. The second-year running back carried 27 times for 157 yards and two touchdowns, adding three receptions for 28 yards in a 33-21 victory over the San Francisco 49ers. Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu reminded folks on Twitter Friday what he said about Johnson last year. I […]

Joey Bosa expected to make debut Sunday vs. Raiders

The wait is finally over. Joey Bosa, the San Diego Chargers’ first-round draft pick last April, is expected to make his NFL debut on Sunday against the Oakland Raiders. He missed the first four games due to a hamstring injury but practiced in full this week and is not listed on the injury report.

10 most athletic players in the NFL

New England Patriots safety Nate Ebner called Terrelle Pryor one of the best athletes he’s ever faced, which got us thinking. Who are the top 10 athletic players in the NFL? Despite Pryor becoming the first player to have at least 120 receiving yards, at least 30 passing yards, and at least 20 rushing yards in a single […]

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