Articles Tagged ‘NFL’

In this Aug. 19, 2011, file photo, Lambeau Field is seen before an NFL preseason football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Arizona Cardinals in Green Bay, Wis. While the NFL and its players spent the offseason ensuring labor peace at the cost of just one exhibition game, the work stoppage could have a profound effect on the upcoming season, which kicks off Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011, when the last two Super Bowl champions, New Orleans and Green Bay, meet at Lambeau Field.  (AP Photo/Mike Roemer, File)

Lockout’s Impact Will Linger in NFL 2011

Lockout. There, we said it. Now forget that word for about a decade. Well, not quite. While the NFL and its players spent the offseason…



NFL, Union Agree to 7-Day Extension on CBA

By Barry Wilner, Associated Press The NFL and its players are still talking. Soon they’ll need to start agreeing. While failing to reach a deal…



Report: Bob Probert Suffered From Brain Disease

Before former NFL player Bob Probert died of heart failure at the age of 45 last July, he decided to donate his brain to science….



Rex Ryan talks to Antonio Cromartie, but Mennella wonders when Ryan will tell us who these Jets are?

Jets Seek Identity As Second Half Begins

It’s quite obvious that the Jets have not yet hit their stride…



New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis (24) celebrates, after breaking up a Detroit Lions pass, with safety Eric Smith (33), during the second quarter of an NFL football game in Detroit on Sunday, Nov. 7, 2010. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Jets Win In Amazing Comeback Against Lions

Mark Sanchez threw a 52-yard pass to Santonio Holmes to set up a 30-yard field goal, lifting the Jets to a 23-20 overtime win.



Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison (92) hits Cleveland Browns wide receiver Mohamed Massaquoi (11) during the second quarter of a an NFL football game in Pittsburgh.  Harrison was fined $75,000 on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010, for his hit against Massaquoi. (AP Photo/Don Wright, File)

NFL: A History of Violence and Brutality in Football

Football is a brutal game. This is not news…