1. Jason Pierre-Paul Provides Delayed Blitz of Bulletin-Board Material

    Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul would like you to know he is really good and is going out of his way to tell you so. The only issue is that Pierre-Paul, who has only one sack on the season...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 9 months ago 3,087 reads 6 comments

  2. Brandon Meriweather Delivers Knockout Blow (Off the Field) to Brandon Marshall

    Brandon Meriweather has...a reputation. The Washington Redskins safety likes to hit people in the head. It's common knowledge that Meriweather pushes the NFL 's new "defenseless player" protocols to their limits...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 9 months ago 1,378 reads 1 comments

  3. Mike Tomlin Personifies 'No Fun League' with Steelers Antics

    Mike Tomlin has had it up to here with his Pittsburgh Steelers. With Pittsburgh having won only one of its first five games, the NFL 's seventh-longest-tenured head coach has ...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 10 months ago 3,850 reads 0 comments

  4. Antrel Rolle Says the Giants Can Run the Table...He's Sort of Right

    Antrel Rolle's poor choice of words is only overshadowed by his team's poor play. The New York Giants defensive back popped off to those inquiring about his team's woeful start...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 10 months ago 1,837 reads 1 comments

  5. Roddy White Fighting to Keep His Legacy in Atlanta as He Continues to Write It

    Roddy White may be playing on one leg, but he's hanging on tight with both hands. The 31-year-old wide reciever has been hampered by a high-ankle sprain since the preseason...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 10 months ago 6,153 reads 3 comments

  6. Jacoby Jones Loses Race to Champagne Bottle vs a Stripper Named Sweet Pea?

    The last thing Jacoby Jones caught? According to multiple reports, it was a champagne bottle to the head, allegedly swung by a blonde -wigged stripper that goes by the name "Sweet Pea...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 10 months ago 10,341 reads 15 comments

  7. Josh Freeman, Tired of the Demands of Greg Schiano, Has One of His Own

    Josh Freeman wants out of Tampa Bay, according to a CBS Sports report , and he doesn't care who knows it. The quarterback made his feelings known earlier this month after a handful of bizarre happenings on the pirate ship...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 11 months ago 7,112 reads 22 comments

  8. Chad Johnson Is Your Newest Fantasy Football 'Expert'

    Remember Chad Johnson? That question would have seemed unfathomable two years ago. Johnson, the NFL wide receiver formerly known as Chad Ochocinco, made it a point to cram himself into any headline or highlight reel he could find...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 11 months ago 13,079 reads 15 comments

  9. In Days Leading Up to NFL Opener, Denver TV Anchor Vandalizes Joe Flacco Posters

    When was the last time you drew a mustache on somebody's face? Probably before you hit puberty, right? Enter Denver sports anchor Vic Lombardi, who took it upon himself to deface ...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 11 months ago 4,032 reads 1 comments

  10. Buccaneers Battle Staph Infection, 'Nuke' Team Facility

    When an NFL owner says, "Spare no expense," the sense of urgency is clear. That's the message that Tampa Bay Buccaneers general manager Mark Dominik received from the ownership after the discovery of staph infections, specifically MRSA ...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 11 months ago 6,298 reads 10 comments

  11. Getcha Popcorn Prices Ready: Interview with Madden NFL 25's Josh Looman

    Josh Looman is the senior game designer for Madden NFL 25 and the lead designer of the game's new Connect Franchise mode, one of several different features in this year's game...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 11 months ago 1,910 reads 1 comments

  12. Madden NFL 25: 'More Fun Than You Can Shake a Hit Stick At'

    The crux of any video game review should help answer one question. Should I buy this game? Here's the short version: If you're still incorporating video games into your weekly ...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 11 months ago 16,924 reads 4 comments

  13. Greg Jennings and Wes Welker Want You to Know How Much They Hate Their Old Teams

    Greg Jennings and Wes Welker did well for themselves in the offseason, having signed multiyear contracts with teams that reached the playoffs in 2012. But if you were to listen to them, you'd never know it...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 12 months ago 10,392 reads 9 comments

  14. NFL's New Draft Idea for the Pro Bowl Is Just Lipstick on a Pigskin

    "What can we do to make you, dear NFL fan, care about the Pro Bowl?" That question has been repeatedly kicked around the offices at 345 Park Avenue for some time now...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 12 months ago 23,894 reads 48 comments

  15. 'Devin Hester, Chris Johnson, and a Live Cheetah Walk into a Bar...'

    Okay, so not a bar, but the three did manage to race for an upcoming TV special to be aired on National Geographic's channel in November. Devin Hester's career has been defined by his speed...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 1 year ago 16,146 reads 14 comments

  16. 'Let Me Get This Straight' on HBO and the NFL Renewing 'Hard Knocks'

    With HBO and the NFL renewing their joint production of the acclaimed miniseries Hard Knocks , the future of that program appears to be as healthy as it has ever been. One problem remains: Most of the teams in the league don't want to do the show.

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 1 year ago 20,241 reads 18 comments

  17. 'Let Me Get This Straight' on Cam Newton's Atlanta Falcons Allegiance

    Every time Cam Newton gives an interview, a kitten dies. At least, that's how I feel whenever I see one of these "Cam Newton said..." stories on the Internet, and by the time I get to the ellipsis, I'm already nauseous...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 1 year ago 9,147 reads 26 comments

  18. Rex Ryan Runs with the Bulls in Pamplona, Shows More Agility Than Shonn Greene

    Was that Rex Ryan running with the bulls in Pomploma , Spain? Yes, I do believe it was. When the New York Jets head coach isn't running his team into a tie for last place in the ...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 1 year ago 14,359 reads 8 comments

  19. Colin Kaepernick's Tats Are Much Less Controversial Than They Should Be

    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick will be appearing in "The Body Issue," the bare-all annual released by ESPN: The Magazine along with other notable athletes...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 1 year ago 13,678 reads 17 comments

  20. Dallas Cowboys Fanbase Can Now Claim NJ Governor Chris Christie Among Them

    The Dallas Cowboys' fanbase might be the most expansive in the NFL . No team in the history of the league has enjoyed a national following as long as the franchise that settled in the Lone Star State in 1960...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 1 year ago 9,869 reads 13 comments

  21. Robert Kraft's 'Ring-Gate' Exchange with Putin: The Saga Continues

    If you ever had a piece of valuable jewelry stolen from you, wouldn't you wait more than eight years to report it? That apparently wasn't the case with New England Patriots owner ...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 1 year ago 16,378 reads 10 comments

  22. Washington Redskins: Would a Pro Football Team by Any Other Name Smell as Sweet?

    The name of the NFL 's franchise in Washington, DC has been under fire for some time. That's nothing new, but now the Redskins organization seems to be under unprecedented pressure to abandon its Native American-inspired mascot...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 1 year ago 10,588 reads 93 comments

  23. NFL Changes In-Stadium Bag Policy for 2013 Season, And Not For the Better

    The NFL has had it up to here with your bags. Late last week, the National Football League announced a stark change to its policy regarding what bags fans can bring into their stadiums on game days...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 1 year ago 11,101 reads 30 comments

  24. 'Let Me Get This Straight' on London Calling the Jacksonville Jaguars

    The NFL no longer seems content to be the most popular sports league in the United States. No, the National Football League now has its sights set on world domination. The next phase of that plan? Planting a team on European soil...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 1 year ago 11,615 reads 21 comments

  25. Tim Tebow Signs With New England Patriots, But Can He Make the 2013 Roster?

    Bill Belichick strikes again. The head coach of the New England Patriots previously denied having any interest in free-agent quarterback Tim Tebow ...

    Josh  Zerkle Written by Josh Zerkle about 1 year ago 9,572 reads 35 comments