Day: November 29, 2016

Eric Dickerson refuses to attend Rams games as long as Jeff Fisher is the coach

November 29, 2016

Eric Dickerson is one of the most iconic players in Los Angeles Rams history. He won three rushing titles in four-plus years with the team before being traded to the Colts. However, despite his remarkable success in LA, Dickerson said he’s no longer welcome on the Rams’ sideline during games. That news came out on […]

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10 injuries that will shape Week 13 in the NFL

November 29, 2016

<!– Rob Gronkowski and Derek Carr are among the names to watch Who are the big names shuffling in and out of lineups in Week 13 of the NFL season? Let's take a look at some status updates for key players across the league.   Getty ImagesTom Szczerbowski <!– Derek Carr, QB, Raiders (finger) Carr […]

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Once overlooked and still undersized, Redskins WR Jamison Crowder is an emerging star

November 29, 2016

There’s no I-told-you-so detectable in Jamison Crowder. He can’t rattle off the 14 receivers taken in front of him in the 2015 draft. There are no grudges against the 31 other NFL teams that skipped over him once, twice and three times before Washington got him in the early fourth round. He ran a 4.56-second […]

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Check out the custom cleats NFL players are wearing for a good cause in Week 13

November 29, 2016

<!– It's custom cleat week in the NFL The NFL is lifting its ban on custom cleats this week for its “My Cause, My Cleats” campaign. Instead, the league is encouraging players to come out wearing personalized shoes that support a good cause and raise awareness for issues like domestic violence, racism and animal cruelty. […]

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Upon Further Review: Packers at Eagles

November 29, 2016

The math didn’t really add up for the Green Bay Packers heading into their Monday-night tilt with the Philadelphia Eagles. They hadn’t won on the road since Week 1. The Eagles hadn’t lost at home, period. Linebackers Jake Ryan and Blake Martinez were missing. Offensive linemen T.J. Lang and JC Tretter were missing too. Fortunately […]

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Bucs rookie Vernon Hargreaves shrieks like a kid on Christmas in glorious mic’d up video

November 29, 2016

Some NFL players produce much better sound than others when they’re mic’d on game day. Just like there’s vocal leaders and leaders by example: some guys scream, shout and taunt and others dig into the dirt and fire off the line, speaking with their athleticism. You get the idea. In an upset 14-5 win over the Seattle Seahawks […]

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Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper sentenced to 20 years in serial rape case

November 29, 2016

LOS ANGELES — Former NFL star Darren Sharper was sentenced Tuesday a 20-year prison term, ending a tour of shame and punishment in the courthouse where he first admitted drugging and raping women in four states. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Michael Pastor denounced Sharper’s "horrible conduct" and "disgraceful abuse of trust" during the hearing […]

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DFS DraftKings contest and suggestions for Week 13

November 29, 2016

In last week’s DraftKings contest, "raiderway" won the top spot. Drew Brees (36.5 DK points), Mike Evans (33.4), and Tyreek Hill (32.5) were the main contributors. If you would like to compete against FOX Sports fantasy experts in this week’s 75-entry, $2 DraftKings contest, click on the link and join. QB: Drew Brees, Saints ($7,600) […]

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Big Ben says Steelers have had enough of Antonio Brown’s end-zone dances

November 29, 2016

Maybe Antonio Brown just can’t help himself. The Pittsburgh Steelers’ All-Pro wideout picked up his third penalty of the season for an end-zone celebration Thursday, and it appears the team has had enough of his antics. Ben Roethlisberger said the Steelers have talked to Brown about the penalties after he was flagged for his choreographed […]

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Meet Matt Patricia, Belichick’s rocket scientist and right-hand man

November 29, 2016

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. —€” In 2004, when the Patriots were at the height of their dynasty, they put out word that they had an opening for a "coaching assistant," an entry-level position. A Syracuse football grad assistant named Matt Patricia applied, was summoned to New England and found he would be interviewing with Bill Belichick himself. […]

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