Reports: Saints, Brees Agree on Monster Contract

If the numbers are accurate, No. 9 won’t be leaving NOLA anytime soon. ESPN’s Chris Mortensen is reporting that the New Orleans Saints have finally reached an agreement with Drew Brees, and according to multiple NFL sources, it’s a whopper. Here’s Mort: “Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints have reached an agreement on a […]

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Concussion Victim Merril Hoge Rips Kurt Warner

The landscape of the National Football League has been undoubtedly altered over the last decade, primarily regarding player safety.  Disciplinarian Roger Goodell has brought the hammer down on any NFL player or coach that fails to contribute to the ever-growing awareness of life-threatening, on-field injuries. He’s severely punished former Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams and […]

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The List of 2011 Best-Paid Athletes In Sports Offers Some Great Surprises

ESPN recently released a list of the top paid athletes in 31 sports. The earnings represent salaries and/or prize money from 2011 or most recent season; excludes endorsements, appearance fees, sponsorships and other income sources. After perusing the list, we found some surprises which left us scratching our head. Of course, the list featured many […]

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Steelers’ First-Round Pick Mistakes Ben Roethlisberger for Travel Coordinator

Ben Roethlisberger is giving the Steelers’ first-round draft pick, offensive guard David DeCastro, a hard time and for good reason. Roethlisberger spoke on Saturday night at an event and during his remarks said that when he called David DeCastro to congratulate him on being selected by Pittsburgh with the 24th overall pick, DeCastro didn’t realize it was his […]

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Pro Bowl Could Reportedly Be Cancelled As Early As This Year

According to an ESPN report by Chris Mortenson, the Pro Bowl could be cancelled even earlier than most people thought.  It seemed inevitable that it would be cancelled, but this report has the gas pedal being stepped on firmly. Sources say that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, who has previously voiced his displeasure with the lack […]

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Report: Colts Will Take Andrew Luck with Top Pick

The inevitable is reportedly inevitable. Former Stanford star Andrew Luck will be headed to the Indianapolis Colts. From ESPN’s Adam Schefter: “The Indianapolis Colts have told Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck that they will take him with the No. 1 overall pick in the NFL draft, according to a league source. “It’s unclear precisely when the […]

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