The circumstances surrounding Jackson’s release have been laid out, yet they still remain entirely unclear. What’s known is that the wide receiver, a three-time Pro Bowler who still ranks fourth in Eagles history in receiving yards, was kicked to the curb by Philadelphia following the most productive season of his career.
In a league filled with egos, Cousins has rarely — if ever — shown signs of one. But when he first heard that the Redskins had hired Jay Gruden in January, the 26-year-old backup could not help but think selfishly.
Hard decisions await manager Matt Williams. He said Wednesday that he expects Zimmerman to play “pretty regularly” when he returns from the disabled list. Again, Zimmerman will be an option in left field and at first and third base.
Our inability to look away from football is nothing new. But the last few months have been different. We might have thought the NFL was maxed out, but it has attracted a slew of new eyeballs as women, non-fans, politicians, news producers and corporate executives turn toward the league. What they see isn’t pretty.
Several students tweeted Winston stood on campus Tuesday and shouted a lascivious comment that may have derived from an internet meme.
Redskins coach Jay Gruden said Wednesday that Griffin, the Redskins’ starting quarterback, will have his dislocated left ankle immobilized in a hard cast for approximately 10 days and will then face a four-to-six-week rehabilitation schedule.
Panthers general manager Dave Gettleman says Hardy will continue to be paid, is allowed to be at the team facility but will not practice or play.
Though RG3 didn’t fracture his ankle when he dislocated it, it’s possible he might not return this season. Regardless, Cousins will have plenty of time to show he’s more than just the NFL’s most talked-about backup.
For Maryland to avoid Syracuse extending another losing streak, its inconsistent offense must hit its stride against one of the best defenses in college football.
The Vikings had benched Peterson for last Sunday’s loss to New England. But the next day, the team said it would bring him back and sponsors reacted swiftly.
Bayern defender Jerome Boateng’s powerful shot appeared to deflect off teammate Mario Goetze and go beyond City goalkeeper Joe Hart, who had denied the 2013 champion with a series of saves.