Adding Mariota, a highly regarded quarterback, would disrupt the peace that general manager Scot McCloughan and coach Jay Gruden have worked so hard to craft in recent months. And, it’s not such an implausible scenario.
The NFL and the NCAA could make a stand against Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act, showing once again that the world of sports can’t be detached from its social and political environs.
An elementary school student’s sports column has gone viral after suggesting Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton would be better suited as a running back.
The NFL has suspended Browns general manager Ray Farmer for four games for sending text messages to the sideline last season during games.
Relegated to a reserve role in 2014, Moss, who turns 36 on June 1, played in just 10 games and had only 10 catches — his fewest in each category since his rookie season with the New York Jets in 2001.
The fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has testified in his murder trial that she removed a box from their basement at his request the day after the slaying.
Granted, NFL teams weren’t knocking down Colt McCoy’s door for his services, but the fact is that right now, of the three, the only one we really know if general manager Scot McCloughan really likes or not is McCoy.
None of the five signings Washington made were particularly flashy, but the Redskins recognized that spending plenty of money to bring in a marquee free agent is a strategy that, for them, has frequently failed.
Over the past month, the Redskins have re-tooled their roster, adding several key players on defense via free agency and allowing several others to walk. Gruden hopes they’ve allowed the Redskins to make improvements.
After lambasting former Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett, London Fletcher says on social media he has changed his stance.
Coach Jay Gruden, speaking at the owners’ meetings, said Griffin understands what he needs to work on as he prepares to enter his second season with Gruden as the Redskins’ coach and his fourth season overall.
The Hokies’ coach opened his 29th spring practice Tuesday, not quite four months after throat surgery. The procedure forced him to step back from many of his duties and let his staff handle the football operations.