Day: December 12, 2016

Cardinals WR Michael Floyd charged with DUI after falling asleep at the wheel

December 12, 2016

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Michael Floyd was arrested early Monday morning in Scottsdale, Arizona, and charged with DUI after he allegedly fell asleep at the wheel, according to the Scottsdale Police Department. Police said Floyd was asleep with his car running at 2:48 a.m. He was charged with DUI and obstructing a roadway. The fifth-year […]

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Plaxico Burress explains stark contrast between Jets and Giants organizations

December 12, 2016

Former New York Giants, New York Jets and Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Plaxico Burress appeared on "The Herd" on Monday where he discussed the state of the New York franchises and his experiences as a part of them. Burress, who last appeared in the NFL in 2012 with Pittsburgh, offered praise for the Giants organization before […]

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The Rams have fired head coach Jeff Fisher

December 12, 2016

The Los Angeles Rams signed Jeff Fisher to a contract extension in the offseason, but it didn’t ensure him any job security. The team announced on Monday that Fisher has been fired. true The Los Angeles Rams have relieved Jeff Fisher from head coaching duties. Full statement to follow. — Los Angeles Rams (@RamsNFL) December […]

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Don’t even bother asking Jim Caldwell about Matthew Stafford’s finger

December 12, 2016

Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell says quarterback Matthew Stafford will play this weekend’s game against the Giants with a finger injury suffered during Sunday’s win against the Bears, but – in the words of Forrest Gump – that’s all he has to say about that. Stafford played with a glove on his throwing hand for […]

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Cardinals’ Floyd charged with DUI after falling asleep at wheel

December 12, 2016

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Michael Floyd was arrested early Monday on charges of driving under the influence and failure to obey a police officer. Floyd was found unconscious behind the wheel of his running vehicle at a Scottsdale intersection shortly before 3 a.m. MST., police said. Police said Floyd also was charged […]

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Los Angeles Rams fans react to Jeff Fisher’s firing

December 12, 2016

<!– Following their worst performance of the season – a 42-14 beatdown at home against the Falcons which tied Jeff Fisher for the most losses as a head coach in NFL history with 165 – the 4-9 Rams announced that they have fired Fisher, who had signed a two-year contract extension prior to the season. […]

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Why the Rams need to go all-in on Jim Harbaugh

December 12, 2016

The Rams had no choice but to fire Jeff Fisher Monday — his list of fireable offenses was growing by the day. But the Rams’ list for who should replace Fisher should be quite short. In fact, it should be one name: Jim Harbaugh. The University of Michigan coach is hands down the best NFL head […]

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Eric Dickerson weighs in on the Rams firing Jeff Fisher

December 12, 2016

When the Los Angeles Rams fired head coach Jeff Fisher on Monday, one of the folks everyone went to first for reaction was Eric Dickerson, and the Hall of Fame running back was on “The Herd” with Colin Cowherd just minutes after the news broke. Dickerson, you’ll recall, had been banned – or not banned, […]

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7 candidates to replace Jeff Fisher as the Rams’ coach

December 12, 2016

<!– 7 names the Rams should consider The Los Angeles Rams made a big move on Monday, firing head coach Jeff Fisher after four-plus seasons with the team. After Sunday’s embarrassing 42-14 loss to the Falcons, the Rams had little choice but to sever ties with Fisher. The decision came just months after he and […]

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Dolphins say Tannehill’s knee injury not as bad as first feared

December 12, 2016

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Ryan Tannehill was back at the Miami Dolphins’ complex Monday, his left knee injury less serious than first feared. The injury was diagnosed as a sprained ACL and MCL, coach Adam Gase said, meaning Tannehill will avoid surgery. It remains unlikely he’ll play again this season, and Matt Moore will make […]

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