NFL Hot Reads
Dolphins Hall of Fame quarterback Dan Marino is the latest former NFL player to sue the league over concussions.
While attorneys from the league and players who have already sued over concussions continue to gain approval for a proposed $765 million settlement, Marino joined 14 other players last week in filing the latest suit against the NFL, according to the Los Angeles Times.
Marino,...Read more »
ORLANDO, Fla. -- It may not be the biggest signing of the offseason for the Giants and it may not have much of an impact when they get back on the field, but the addition of offensive lineman John Jerry has certainly drawn the most reaction here at the NFL’s annual meetings.
That’s because Jerry was one of three players named in the Wells Report which detailed the culture of bullying and harassment...Read more »
A day after being slammed in a report by New York attorney Ted Wells, who investigated the alleged bullying scandal with the Dolphins, guard Richie Incognito pulled the plug on his Twitter account. This after responding to several critical remarks posted by some of his followers.
But Incognito is back on Twitter, expressing a desire to continue playing. If he does return to the NFL,...Read more »
Dolphins fans listening to audio of games on television say that quarterback Ryan Tannehill shouts the word “go” before passes and “go go” before runs. Is the quarterback giving opponents valuable information about what play is coming? Tannehill insists nothing is amiss, that his own defensive teammates would have told him in practice if this were the case. Even ESPN analyst Jon Gruden picked up...Read more »
Dolphins guard Richie Incognito, who was suspended indefinitely by the Dolphins in connection with alleged bullying of teammate Jonathan Martin, has filed a grievance against the team, according to ESPN. Incognito, who was suspended on Nov. 3 following allegations of harassment toward Martin, has missed one game. The most a player can be suspended by a team is four games, which would amount...Read more »
When reports first surfaced over the weekend that Dolphins tackle Jonathan Martin left the team because of persistent bullying from guard Richie Incognito, an incensed Incognito vehemently denied any involvement and addressed several media outlets on his Twitter account, writing “I want my name CLEARED.” But after the transcript became public of a voicemail that Incognito reportedly left for Martin,...Read more »
Remember when Victor Cruz signed his $46-million contract extension earlier this year and suggested he was worth more, certainly as much as the top free-agent receivers on the open market? Well, he may have had a point. Despite signing a deal that makes him the highest-paid wide receiver in franchise history, the numbers suggest Cruz, who is considered an elite slot receiver, is every bit as good...Read more »
Another reason the NFL is the best league going: Because the league is so evenly balanced, there's always a chance to have a meaningful season, even after a losing effort. The latest example: Of the seven teams that currently stand at 3-0, four of them - the Bears, Chiefs, Dolphins and Saints - didn't make the playoff last year. And since the NFL went to the current 12-team playoff format that...Read more »