Archive For December 31, 2016

Report: Myles Garrett to declare for NFL draft

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Report: Myles Garrett to declare for NFL draft

Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett declared for the 2017 NFL Draft, he announced in a statement as shared by Bob Ballou of CBS. “After talking with my family and my coaches, I feel it is in my best interest to declare for the 2017 NFL Draft,” Garret said. “I would like to thank mu…

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Report: 49ers will owe more than $30M in HC salaries after back-to-back firings

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Report: 49ers will owe more than $30M in HC salaries after back-to-back firings

The San Francisco 49ers will reportedly pay a heavy price for their desire to rebuild, literally. The 49ers are reportedly expected to fire head coach Chip Kelly, as well as general manager Trent Baalke, after the team’s regular-season finale Sunday. In doing so, they’ll be parting ways with their head coach after one season for…

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San Francisco 49ers Football – 49ers News, Scores, Stats, Rumors & More – ESPN

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San Francisco 49ers Football – 49ers News, Scores, Stats, Rumors & More – ESPN

Breaking: 49ers expected to fire both head coach Chip Kelly and GM Trent Baalke no later than Monday – Adam Schefter (ESPN) ift.tt/1Y3oMLZ

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Report: 49ers expected to fire Chip Kelly, Trent Baalke

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Report: 49ers expected to fire Chip Kelly, Trent Baalke

The San Francisco 49ers are reportedly preparing to make drastic changes to their organization after a disastrous 2016 season. The 49ers are expected to fire both head coach Chip Kelly and general manager Trent Baalke, sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. It would mean Kelly’s tenure in San Francisco only lasted a single season, and would…

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Report: Michigan’s Jake Butt suffered torn ACL in Orange Bowl

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Report: Michigan’s Jake Butt suffered torn ACL in Orange Bowl

Skipping bowls has been a hot topic this season and there appears to be another example of how costly playing in them can be. Michigan tight end Jake Butt suffered a torn ACL in the Orange Bowl against Florida State on Friday, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. The senior totaled 97 catches and seven…

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Chiefs’ Peters refuses to take Keenan Allen’s bait

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Chiefs’ Peters refuses to take Keenan Allen’s bait

When your team appears set to make a deep postseason run, you can afford to take the high road when called out by a divisional opponent. That’s the approach Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters took when asked about San Diego Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen’s recent comments about him. Allen – who tore his…

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Patriots’ Bennett shares his thoughts on robots, avoiding bear fights

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Patriots’ Bennett shares his thoughts on robots, avoiding bear fights

If you ever wanted to know something about New England Patriots tight end Martellus Bennett, just get on Twitter and hit him up. Bennett spent Saturday answering bizarre questions from people on Twitter, and, predictably, the tight end had some even more bizarre answers. Here are some of the best: If Bennett could ask Walt…

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Texans’ Hopkins praises Savage’s ‘even-keeled’ demeanor

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Texans’ Hopkins praises Savage’s ‘even-keeled’ demeanor

Tom Savage’s first start of the season for the Houston Texans didn’t exactly go as planned, with the Cincinnati Bengals’ pass-rush making life hell for the young quarterback. The Texans were able to sneak the win 12-10, however, and wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins praised Savage for remaining composed despite the beating he was taking. “Oh,…

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Detroit Lions Football – Lions News, Scores, Stats, Rumors & More – ESPN

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Detroit Lions Football – Lions News, Scores, Stats, Rumors & More – ESPN

Lions: RB Theo Riddick (wrist) placed on season-ending IR; WR Jace Billingsley promoted from the practice squad (ESPN) ift.tt/1Y3oMLZ

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Lions place Riddick on season-ending IR

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Lions place Riddick on season-ending IR

The Detroit Lions placed running back Theo Riddick on season-ending injured reserve Saturday due to a wrist injury that’s sidelined him for the past three games. The move means that if the Lions enter the playoffs, they’ll have to make a run without one of their top offensive playmakers. It’s likely Zach Zenner, who rushed…

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