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Will Jay Ajayi once again struggle to be an RB2 in 2018?

The Philadelphia Eagles managed to win 13 regular-season games and eventually a Super Bowl sans any players rushing for as many as 800 yards last season. In addition, no Eagles running back finished among the top 35 in PPR scoring. It did happen and it can happen again, but early words from Eagles personnel this […]

Eli Manning’s wasted prime? The Giants aren’t only to blame

Maybe someday, in the not-so-distant future, Eli Manning will embrace one of the great benefits of retirement as a NFL player: The ability to say whatever the hell he wants, whenever the hell he wants. But, alas, he is not there yet. So while two of his best pals, enjoying their lives in the TV studio […]

Browns coach Hue Jackson finally did his plunge into Lake Erie for going 0-16

A day after the Cleveland Browns finished the 2016 season with a 1-15 record, Hue Jackson told reporters there was no way the team would be that bad again in 2017. Jerome Brown Youth Jersey I’m not going 1-15,Jackson said, via ESPN’s Pat McManamon. No. I’ll be swimming in that lake over there somewhere. That’s […]

quarterback Robert Griffin III was a lock to start in Washington. Now, he’s merely trying to stay on the roster in Baltimore.

He seems unfazed by the challenge. Describing himself as an old, young guy of 28, Griffin took some of the second-team reps on Thursday, along with rookie Lamar Jackson. But, as Mike Jones of USA Today notes, during some segments of Thursday’s practice, Griffin merely split a handful of snaps with fourth quarterback Josh Woodrum. […]

Ryan Shazier injury update timeline: Tracing recovery efforts of Steelers linebacker

A first-round draft pick of the Steelers in 2014, Ryan Shazier suffered a spinal injury during Week 13 of the 2017 NFL season. Here’s a timeline centered on the injury and recovery efforts of the middle linebacker. (Updated through his inspiring May 3 speech to graduating seniors in Pittsburgh. Kids Darrius Heyward-Bey Jersey Justify arrived […]

Making Rodgers the league’s highest-paid player is a good starting point toward reconciliation.

Game Youth Wendell Smallwood Jersey When the Houston Texans used the 2014 first overall pick to select Clowney, the organization envisioned the defensive end terrorizing opponents alongside J.J. Watt for years to come. Clowney’s career hasn’t gone Dick Butkus Jersey exactly as planned, but he’s still been a standout performer when healthy. Elite Derek Rivers […]

Steelers convert Ryan Shazier’s salary to bonus, report says

Ryan Shazier won’t play a down in 2018, but he’s still getting paid. In a remarkable gesture, the Steelers converted $8.26 million of the linebacker’s $8.718 million base salary for 2018 into a signing bonus. According to ESPN, which cited an unidentified source, Shazier will receive the money right away. In an anticipated move, the […]

Favre details addiction, recalls trips to rehab

NFL Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre says he made three trips to rehab centers for his dependence on painkillers and alcohol during his career. I’m paid to play quarterback, so I don’t make those decisions, Rodgers said Tuesday after the Packers’ first OTA practice that was open to the media. It needs to be […]

Daniel Alfredsson among International Ice Hockey Federation Hall of Fame inductees

Hours before his Swedish countrymen were to play for their second straight world championship, Daniel Alfredsson reflected on how his life has changed since he has become a Womens Tony Snell Jersey hockey dad. Alfredsson headlined the group of eight 2018 inductees to the International Ice Hockey Federation Hall of Fame on the final day […]

Chatwood walked six while allowing four runs and four hits in 2 2/3 innings.

Chicago manager Joe Maddon said Chatwood has a busy delivery that the Cubs need to harness. Indians: Francona said all reports are good on OF Lonnie Chisenhall (strained right calf) after he had two hits for Triple-A Columbus on Monday. Chisenhall has been sidelined since April 7. … Francona said OF Bradley Zimmer (bruised left […]