National Football League roundup
The NFL filed an emergency motion with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit on Friday to seek a stay and allow the league to enforce its six-game suspension of Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott. The league asked for a ruling by ...
Published on: Sat, 16 Sep 00:42:52 4 36
Sliding NFL ratings could throw networks for a loss
According to Pivotal Research analyst Brian Wieser, viewership for the NFL was down 14 percent on a year-over-year basis during the first week of the 2017-18 season. That's the ... Teams combined for 40.4 points per game, the sixth-lowest mark since 2012.
Published on: Fri, 15 Sep 21:11:57 42 981
The 10 most expensive NFL teams to watch live
To determine the cost of attending a game at the home stadium of all 32 teams, GOBankingRates added up five common expenses for attendees: average ticket price, cost of parking, and the price of a beer, soda and hot dog. Below, check out the 10 NFL ...
Published on: Sun, 10 Sep 15:02:03 4 223
After second NFL cut, former Clemson Tigers linebacker Ben Boulware could tackle the WWE
Even if no additional NFL teams call, he could venture to the Canadian Football League or an indoor association. But there may be a more stable and more lucrative option in another industry. Professional wrestling. Sure, it is more spectacle than sport ...
Published on: Fri, 15 Sep 12:20:00 4 52
Matt Miller's Scouting Notebook: Early Look at Draft Needs for Every NFL Team
A good NFL team is built over the course of years of planning for free agency, player development and NFL draft acquisitions. Some fans seem to think you can lay out team needs like a chore list and check them off as you go throughout one offseason ...
Published on: Fri, 15 Sep 14:44:57 48 658
NFL Insiders predict: Week 2 upsets, flops, NFC East race, more
Dan Graziano, national NFL writer: Broncos over Cowboys. I'm not overly bullish on this Broncos team, but I don't think it deserves to be a home underdog to Dallas. The Broncos looked better against the run Monday than they did in 2016, and until the ...
Published on: Wed, 13 Sep 12:25:40 14 221
Rookie running backs, linebackers make big contributions
"Running backs can be more ready with less mental preparation than a quarterback or an offensive lineman," said NFL draft consultant and former Dallas Cowboys executive Gil Brandt. "They're catching the ball coming out of the backfield in college and ...
Published on: Sat, 16 Sep 00:11:04 4 35
Colin Kaepernick was the start of what can be a better NFL
Colin Kaepernick flummoxed the NFL in a way that it had never been flummoxed before when he protested the national anthem last season. The league, and its teams, didn't handle it well. Despite throwing 16 touchdowns and only four interceptions, he is ...
Published on: Sun, 10 Sep 11:00:10 2 60
Utah tech companies pledge to increase number of women in leadership positions
The rule is a National Football League policy that requires NFL teams to interview minority candidates for head coaching and senior football operation jobs. The rule increased representation of blacks in the NFL from 6 percent to 22 percent in just ...
Published on: Sat, 16 Sep 02:11:04 7 192
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Fantasy Football: Week 2 Friday six-pack
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Sloppy play. Unexpected teams make early statements needing validation or debunking. And our shared love of football in an instant-coffee society simply makes the duration from Week 1 to Week 2 ... Tyreek Hill (WR10) torched one of the NFL's better ...
Published on: Fri, 15 Sep 22:31:18 8 213