NFL announces Clay Martin’s promotion to referee

The NFL lost a fourth referee to retirement this offseason when Gene Steratore decided to hang up his whistle and join CBS as a rules analyst and they named his replacement on the roster on Thursday. There are a few young guys that have caught my eye and, to be very honest, I have […]

The Rams provide a difficult test, even though they are 27th in the league in run defense.

In the teams’ first meeting in London, Peterson had just 21 yards on 11 carries, and the Cards only ran 12 times total in the blowout loss. Besides Williams and Foster, the running backs behind Peterson are Elijhaa Penny and just-promoted-from-practice-squad Bronson Hill. Earlier in the week, Arians said that if Deone Bucannon couldn’t […]

Keke Coutee impresses Texans in his quest to win the slot job

Texas Tech has established a tradition of sending receivers to the NFL. Michael Crabtree, Wes Welker, Danny Amendola and Jakeem Grant have represented the Red Raiders in recent years. The school had only two players selected this year, and both were wideouts. The Texans selected Keke Coutee in the fourth round, and Dylan Cantrell […]

MLB wrap: Corey Dickerson powers Pirates past Dodgers in scoring bonanza

Fans of pitcher’s duels likely stayed far away from Wednesday’s slugfest between the Pirates and Dodgers. Pittsburgh, fueled by eight runs in the first four innings, won the scoring marathon 11-9. The Pirates were led by Corey Dickerson, who collected three hits and scored four runs. Blue Jays outfielder Teoscar Hernandez went 0 […]

Bills GM: Zay Jones must ‘earn his way’ back into lineup

When the Buffalo Bills return for training camp in July, there will be question mars littered all over their offensive formation. Who’s starting under center? How will Buffalo fill its three vacancies along the offensive line? Behind Kelvin Benjamin, who will pan out in the wide receiver room? Buffalo’s No. 2 option is thought […]

TMZ: Kareem Hunt Allegedly Punched a Man at Ohio Resort

Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt allegedly punched a man in the face at an Ohio resort on Sunday morning after a verbal altercation. During his debut season, Hunt rushed for an NFL-leading 1,327 yards to go along with eight rushing touchdowns. He also caught 53 passes for 455 yards and three touchdowns. […]

Will Khalil Mack show up for training camp?

Now that Raiders defensive end Khalil Mack won’t show up for mandatory minicamp, which will cost him $84,435 in fines, the next question becomes whether he’ll show up for training camp. The cost goes up dramatically, with a price tag of $40,000 per day. But the fine amounts are irrelevant to the broader question of […]