ATLANTA (AP) — Sammy Baugh, Otto Graham and Joe Montana were the first names that came up during a random online search for “NFL legends.” Jim Brown and Lawrence Taylor popped up following a quick scroll down the page.
For Troy Vincent, the league’s executive vice president of football ...
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — As much as the NFL would rather if everyone discussed all of the yards and TDs produced in game after game, and for whatever advancements have been made in player safety over time, pro football is, at its core, a brutal sport — and what happened to Alex Smith’s right leg is ...
Redskins lose Smith for season to broken leg; Mariota hurt
Thirty-three years to the day after the Redskins lost quarterback Joe Theismann to a broken leg, Alex Smith’s season ended on an eerily similar injury in Washington’s 23-21 loss to the Houston Texans on Sunday.
Belichick: Don’t compare Bears’ Mack to LT just yet
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — No matter how dominant Chicago Bears star pass rusher Khalil Mack is, New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick wanted to make one thing clear.
He’s no L.T.
“Wait a minute, we’re talking about Lawrence Taylor now,” Belichick said Wednesday. “Yeah, I’m not ...
Hall of Fame members threaten boycott of inductions
A group of Pro Football Hall of Famers led by Eric Dickerson is demanding health insurance coverage and a share of NFL revenues or else those former players will boycott the induction ceremonies.
In a letter sent to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith ...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Saquon Barkley needed one play to justify the hype.
After banging and grinding for small gains much of the game, the No. 2 overall draft pick wowed New York Giants’ fans in his NFL debut with a spectacular
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — There’s no doubt halfback Saquon Barkley is the most-hyped rookie to join the New York Giants since future Hall of Famer Lawrence Taylor donned the blue in 1981.
Within weeks of being taken second overall in the draft, the likable 21-year-old from Penn State ...
With Texans defensive end J.J. Watt at full health, Patriots offense has problem to solve
FOXBORO — For the first time in years, the Patriots might have a J.J. Watt problem.
Watt is healthy again after undergoing season-ending back surgery as year ago, the defensive end noting yesterday that he finally felt like himself in the Houston Texans’ victory last Thursday night against ...
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Former New York Giants linebacker Lawrence Taylor has pleaded guilty to a drunken driving charge in Florida.
The Palm Beach ...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have picked up the fifth-year option on receiver Odell Beckham Jr.’s contract.
The Giants announced the move Thursday, hours before the NFL draft began.
In each of his first three seasons, Beckham has led the Giants in receptions, ...
1. THE BRADY EXILE
The Deflategate saga finally came to a head in April when the 2nd Court of U.S. Appeals reinstated Tom Brady’s four-game suspension. Brady resigned himself to the punishment rather than fight it further. The Patriots went 3-1 in his absence with Jimmy Garoppolo and ...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — New York Giants safety Landon Collins has become one of those players that opposing offenses can’t overlook.
Collins is the Giants’ playmaker on defense, and much more.
Playing on a team that has boasted such Hall of Famers as Lawrence Taylor, Harry ...
Ex-NFL star Lawrence Taylor arrested for DUI in Gardens, new details
if he had anything to drink Friday evening after he had crashed into two vehicles, including a trooper’s patrol car, he replied:
Ex-NFL player Taylor arrested on DUI charge in Florida
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Highway Patrol says ex-NFL player Lawrence Taylor has been arrested in Palm Beach County on a DUI charge, the Palm Beach Post reports (http://pbpo.st/2cx7Pgv).
Spokesman Sgt. Mark Wysocky tells the newspaper that Taylor was arrested after a crash on ...
if he had anything to drink Friday evening after he crashed into two vehicles, including a trooper, he replied:
EAST RUTHERFORD — The collective gasp from those in attendance was reverberating in the silence that enveloped the Giants’ field house after Odell Beckham Jr. went crashing to the turf and stayed there late in practice Sunday afternoon.
The franchise’s most dynamic ...
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