Archive For January 31, 2017

Brady: ‘It’s been a challenging year for my family’

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Brady: ‘It’s been a challenging year for my family’

The reason for Tom Brady’s emotional response to calling his father his hero on Monday’s Super Bowl Opening Night may have to do with some health problems behind the scenes. “It’s been a challenging year for my family, just for some personal reasons,” Brady said Monday, according to ESPN’s Mike Reiss. Brady didn’t go into…

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Jets name John Morton offensive coordinator

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Jets name John Morton offensive coordinator

The New York Jets officially hired John Morton as their offensive coordinator Tuesday. Morton most recently served as the New Orleans Saints’ wide receivers coach for the past two seasons. Previously, Morton worked in the same capacity for the San Francisco 49ers. The 47-year-old is widely credited for developing wide receivers Michael Thomas and Brandin…

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Arians expects Palmer, Fitzgerald to return next season

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Arians expects Palmer, Fitzgerald to return next season

The Arizona Cardinals are still waiting for Carson Palmer and Larry Fitzgerald to decide whether they’ll continue their playing careers, but head coach Bruce Arians is confident his offense will remain intact in 2017. While Arians said neither player has made anything official with the team, he believes the quarterback and wide receiver will be…

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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

49ers: New GM John Lynch hires Adam Peters as VP of player personnel; spent previous eight seasons with Broncos (ESPN) ift.tt/1Y3oMLZ

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5 under-the-radar players who will help determine Super Bowl LI

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5 under-the-radar players who will help determine Super Bowl LI

With so much focus on the quarterbacks and other starting players heading into Super Bowl LI, it’s easy to forget that you don’t need a big name to make an impact in the big game. Just two years ago, Seattle Seahawks receiver Chris Matthews almost won Super Bowl MVP with his 109-yard performance. While they…

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Report: NFL asks George H.W. Bush to serve as honorary coin flipper

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Report: NFL asks George H.W. Bush to serve as honorary coin flipper

The NFL asked former President George H.W. Bush to serve as the honorary coin flipper during Super Bowl LI between the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons, Brian Schwartz of FOX Business reports. Bush reportedly has yet to make a decision as he was released from hospital Monday, fighting through pneumonia. The 92-year-old was admitted…

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New England Patriots Football – Patriots News, Scores, Stats, Rumors & More – ESPN

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New England Patriots Football – Patriots News, Scores, Stats, Rumors & More – ESPN

Super Bowl LI Video: Tom Brady says “it’s been a challenging year for my family” but looking forward to having them in Houston (ESPN) ift.tt/1Y3oMLZ

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Atlanta Falcons Football – Falcons News, Scores, Stats, Rumors & More – ESPN

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Atlanta Falcons Football – Falcons News, Scores, Stats, Rumors & More – ESPN

Super Bowl LI Image: Look back at all 51 SB game program covers and how they have evolved over the years (ESPN) ift.tt/1Y3oMLZ

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Galette expects to sign 3rd deal with Redskins after missing last 2 years

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Galette expects to sign 3rd deal with Redskins after missing last 2 years

Junior Galette’s run with the Washington Redskins has been a bumpy one to say the least, but the veteran pass-rusher says there’s still more to come. Galette has signed a one-year contract with the Redskins before each of the last two seasons, but has been sidelined since 2014 due to tearing his Achilles tendons in…

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Pittsburgh Steelers Football – Steelers News, Scores, Stats, Rumors & More – ESPN

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Pittsburgh Steelers Football – Steelers News, Scores, Stats, Rumors & More – ESPN

Steelers: Art Rooney II confident Ben Roethlisberger returns for 2017; says team trying to get Antonio Brown extension done (ESPN) ift.tt/1Y3oMLZ

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