Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez and his fiancee traded expressionless glances Friday as she took the witness stand to testify in his murder trial.
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.
McCloughan, speaking to reporters at the owners’ meetings, reaffirmed his strategy to draft the best player available when the Redskins are on the clock — and that includes Mariota, the Heisman Trophy winner.
Jenkins agreed to a one-year contract with the Chicago Bears on Tuesday morning, while Bowen announced that he’s signed a deal with the New York Jets.
The lawyer for a Florida man who bought a .22-caliber weapon found in the woods near Aaron Hernandez’s home says his client has been granted immunity in the former New England Patriots player’s murder trial.
Former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper was sentenced to nine years in federal prison Monday immediately after he pleaded guilty to sexual assault in Arizona.
The NFL was built on the shoulders of players like Bednarik. It faces a crisis because of the still-unscrambled brains of players like Chris Borland. The two players represent the evolution of football.