NFL approves ejection proposal for 1-year trial

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — NFL owners have approved as a one-year trial ejecting a player who draws two unsportsmanlike conduct penalties from specific categories. Those categories include throwing a punch at or kicking an opponent; taunting; and using abusive, threatening or insulting language or gestures. ”Sportsmanship is important to the membership,” NFL Commissioner Roger […]

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2014-15 NFL Postseason Schedule

  It’s that time of year again, the perfect time of year again. The 2015 NFL postseason is set. Check out the schedule below for matchups, game times and networks. AFC WILD-CARD ROUND   SATURDAY, JAN. 3 No. 6 Baltimore Ravens at No. 3 Pittsburgh Steelers Heinz Field, 8:15 p.m. ET, NBC SUNDAY, JAN. 4 No. 5 Cincinnati Bengals at […]

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Manti Te’o Aces Public Exam at NFL Combine

By Jordan Raanan, Xfinity Sports Indianapolis, IN – Every player gets poked and prodded at the NFL Scouting Combine. That’s why they’re here. They’re physically and mentally interrogated by 32 future employers and the media. Depending on their performance and past, each player faces a varying degree of scrutiny. None have encountered anything near the […]

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Guerrilla Filming the Superdome Floor: The Best of Super Bowl Media Day

The largest Super Bowl Media Day is behind us. Literally, a record 5,205 credentials were reportedly distributed (the most ever) for the quirkiest of the Super Bowl’s pregame festivities. Highlights (or low-lights depending on your perspective) were aplenty, from Randy Moss’s bold proclamation to Ray Lewis’s deer denial to Mo Rocca punning Ravens and even […]

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Ray Lewis Denies Taking Illegal Substance

Just days before the biggest and final game of his illustrious playing career, Ray Lewis’ name was mentioned in a Sports Illustrated report linking him to a performance-enhancing substance that is banned by the NFL. The substance in question is a deer-antler spray. The SI story says that the Ravens’ star linebacker called Sports with […]

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