Jason Witten not scared to say ‘Super Bowl‘ is the goalFort Worth Star Telegram (blog)Yeah, win a Super Bowl,” Witten said. “Thirty-one other teams have the same goal, too. I’m not afraid to say it, but it’s silly to talk about it. Everybody has those same expectations. It’d be foolish for me being a 15-year veteran talking...

Top NFL draft pick Winston named Bucs’ starting quarterbackYahoo SportsWashington (AFP) – Jameis Winston, the number one pick in the NFL draft, got the nod Friday as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers starting quarterback. Bucs head coach Lovie Smith said Winston would be working with the first team when training camp begins on …Jameis Winston named Buccaneers’...

2016 NFL draft primer: Best of the restSI.comThe college football season kicks off in earnest on Thursday, Sept. 3. (An FCS matchup between North Dakota State and Montana actually gets the show on the road five days earlier, on Aug. 29.) The NFL season will be right behind, with the Steelers and … …read more From:: NFL Draft News By Google News Share...

The 2022 Olympics are on track to coincide with the Super Bowl for the first …FOXSports.comPump the brakes on getting your catering plans in order for Super Bowl 56, folks, because you might have a decision to make. With the IOC awarding the 2022 Winter Olympics to Beijing on Friday, the games are on track to coincide with the Super Bowl for … …read...

MLB Trade Deadline – It’s baseball’s version of the NFL DraftCincy JungleSecondly, nobody knows who any of these kids are being drafted. At least with the NFL draft, most fans recognize the names of a good chunk of the folks getting selected (especially early on). But in baseball, your casual fan has never heard of 99.9998 … …read more From::...

Mike Kensil: 5 Fast Facts You Need to KnowHeavy.comAccording to multiple reports the “main source” for ESPN’s inaccurate report that 11 of 12 New England Patriots footballs used in the AFC Championship Game was NFL Vice President of Game Operations Mike Kensil.Report: NFL’s Mike Kensil Source For Original Incorrect Deflategate ReportNESN.com ESPN’s...

Wilson signs 4-year contract extension with SeahawksSunHerald.comFILE – In this Jan. 19, 2014, file photo, Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll celebrates with quarterback Russell Wilson after the second half of the NFL football NFC Championship game against the San Francisco 49ers in Seattle. Wilson tweeted …Coming off brutal losses to end 2014,...

NFL Rookie Scouting Report: Breshad Perriman, WR, RavensSportingNews.comLast year’s top riser in the draft process, Breshad Perriman’s blistering 4.24 40-yard dash at the NFL Combine transitioned him from high-upside project receiver into legitimate first-round target. While his athletic testing showed he had the promise …For Breshad Perriman, it’s...

Stan Humphries directed San Diego to Super BowlShreveport TimesEditor’s note: The Times continues its daily rundown of the all-time greatest local athletes. A panel of 12 voted on athletes who attended high school or college in Caddo and Bossier parishes or spent significant time honing their craft in the area … …read more From:: Super Bowl...

Tony Romo, Cowboys will be unable to dodge Super Bowl expectations talkYahoo SportsAnd that season is now here, Super Bowl or bust, and for all of them, perhaps especially the ones wearing Tony Romo jerseys, that means the chance for their quarterback to fulfill a long-awaited potential. Not that Romo wants to hear about outside …SI writer ranks NFL’s...

2016 NFL draft primer: AACSI.comThe AAC saw just two of its players selected in the opening two days of this year’s draft, but they came off the board back-to-back in Round 1—WR Breshad Perriman at No. 26 (Baltimore) and CB Byron Jones at No. 27 (Dallas). Perriman’s selection marked … …read more From:: NFL Draft News By Google News Share...

Redemption is Seahawks’ challenge in 2015 after Super Bowl heartbreakMyNorthwest.comFrom pulling off an improbable, unforgettable playoff upset of the Saints to playing up to the Super Bowl expectations of 2013. They rebuilt an entire roster, won a Super Bowl in Carroll’s fourth season in Seattle, and then showed the resolve to return …Pete Carroll...

Florida tops SEC East for 2016 NFL Draft talentSB NationDemarcus Robinson, WR (junior): I’m surprised more NFL draft people don’t know who Demarcus Robinson is, but they’ll learn. He’s a 6’2, 205-pound receiver who wants to be the guy making all the catches. His biggest hurdle is just his focus. With a … …read more From::...

NFC West: Our predictions on how each of the NFL divisions could end upDaily StarThey have been to the last two Superbowls and but for an ill-judged last second pass in February would be the reigning back to back champions. They still have the meanest defence in the game – superbly controlled by Earl Thomas and given its brash bark …and more …read...

Mario Addison predicts Carolina Panthers will make the Super BowlCharlotte Observer (blog)As much as heat, humidity and playbooks, a Super Bowl guarantee is an essential part of nearly every NFL training camp. The Carolina Panthers have usually had at least one player boldly proclaim the team will end up in the Super Bowl — which has …and more …read...

SI writer ranks NFL’s top 10 QBs; Romo above three Super Bowl winnersDallas Morning NewsGuess it depends upon your definition of elite. But if being one of the league’s five best QBs is the criteria, then Romo is elite, according to SI.com’s Doug Farrar. Farrar ranked his top 10 NFL QBs and Romo finished behind only Green Bay’s Aaron … ...

Highlighting the Best Rookie vs. Vet Battles in NFL Training CampsBleacher ReportJunk consumption aside, that likely describes how veteran players experience the NFL draft, especially the first few rounds. They’re aware of how roster shuffling works and their non-existent job security in a league without guaranteed contracts. But … …read more From::...

Predicting Playoff Teams For The 2015 NFL SeasonRantSportsEach season, there are new teams that make the postseason that didn’t make it the year before. Free agency and the draft changed the landscape of the NFL, but if you are a true NFL expert, you can predict most of the teams who will make the postseason. …read more From:: NFL Playoffs News By...

Patriots offseason report: Deflategate casts pall over Super Bowl afterglowUSA TODAYEven with the glory of a fourth Super Bowl championship to glorify them, the New England Patriots had a rough offseason. Quarterback Tom Brady’s four-game suspension, upheld by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Tuesday, for his role in the deflated …Which 5 Quarterbacks...

Marcus Mariota’s lack of red flags was a concern before NFL DraftSportingNews.comNFL Draft scouts can be a tough bunch, combing through information to look at the pros and cons of potential draft picks. But for Marcus Mariota, his lack of red flags was a concern. Oregon coach Mark Helfrich told ESPN on Wednesday that he told told …Marcus Mariota’s...

Shane Ray eager to show why he was Broncos’ top NFL draft pickThe Denver PostShane Ray represents an atypical top draft pick. He defused his own hype with a misdemeanor marijuana citation in April, leaving him available to the Broncos with the 23rd selection in the first round. The outside linebacker showed humility over his …Report: OT Jake Long to meet...

Helfrich: GM, coach said Mariota’s lack of red flags was concernNFL.comIt’s often said in scouting circles that there is no such thing as a perfect prospect. Flaws will be found, no matter how much a player impresses on film, at the NFL Scouting Combine, or in an interview setting.and more …read more From:: NFL Combine News By Google News Share...

Eagles rookie NFL player comparisons: The full seriesPhillyVoice.comWe’re a few months past the draft at this point, but over the last few months we’ve been comparing each of the Eagles’ rookies to current NFL players. In case you missed any of them, you can read the full series here.and more …read more From:: NFL Combine News By Google...

Coming off brutal losses to end 2014, NFC coaches plot teams’ comebacksSI.comIn the Aug. 3, 2015 issue of Sports Illustrated, Greg Bishop wrote about how Pete Carroll is moving past Seattle’s brutal loss in Super Bowl XLIX. But the Seahawks aren’t the only team who suffered a gut-wrenching end to the 2014 season—three other …and more ...

Shutdown Countdown: Bengals try to get over playoff hump … againYahoo Canada Sports (blog)Shutdown Corner is previewing all 32 teams as we get ready for the NFL season, counting down the teams one per day in reverse order of our initial 2015 power rankings. No. 1 will be revealed on Aug. 8, the day before the preseason begins with the Hall …and more ...

CBS will live-stream the Super Bowl ads in 2016FortuneFor the first time ever, the network plans to live-stream every Super Bowl ad online, as close as possible to the time it airs during the game, according to a report from Variety. That means the TV spots will be available on a platform other than TV …Super Bowl ads to be live streamed for first timeKWCH CBS...

The 5 Oregon Ducks to keep an eye on for the 2016 NFL DraftCBSSports.com2015 NFL Draft picks: Five (QB Marcus Mariota, selected No. 2 overall by Tennessee; DE Arik Armstead, selected No. 17 overall by San Francisco; OL Jake Fisher, selected No. 53 overall by Cincinnati; C Hroniss Grasu, selected No. 71 overall by Chicago …and more …read more From::...

Super Bowl ads to be live streamed for first timeKWCHFor example, 114.4 million people tuned into NBC’s TV broadcast of Super Bowl XLIX last February, which made the game the most watched broadcast in U.S. TV history. However, another record was also set last year when 1.3 million people watched during …CBS will live-stream Super Bowl adsChicago Tribune all...

Access Vikings morning walkthrough: Peterson in pads, buying a Super Bowl ring …Minneapolis Star TribuneGroundhog Day Part IV begins and ends the same way it has since Sunday. The morning walkthrough at Blakeslee Stadium is 10:30-11:30. The afternoon practice starts at 2:45 and is scheduled to end at 5. Defensive linemen are signing autographs today.and more ...

NFL: Cowboys gearing up for deep playoff run in 2015-16Midland Reporter-TelegramIn this Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, file photo, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) carries the ball against Detroit Lions outside linebacker Ashlee Palmer (58) during the first half of an NFL wildcard playoff football game in Arlington, Texas. The …NFL: Bryant, Romo on track...

Indianapolis hoping offseason gambles produce Super Bowl runWISH-TV“Robert (Mathis) pointed up to the 2006 (Super Bowl) banner and he said that needs to happen again this year,” tight end Dwayne Allen said after a June practice at Lucas Oil Stadium. “It’s one of those things where, again, we all know the type of team …and more …read more From::...

Indianapolis hoping offseason gambles produce Super Bowl runUSA TODAYINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Colts are going all in on a Super Bowl run. They’ve surrounded their perfectly groomed franchise quarterback with more speed, more power and a stronger defense. They’ve made no secret of their goal. Now it’s time to see if …and more …read...

Contracts hanging over Seahawks more than Super Bowl lossFOXSports.comRENTON, Wash. (AP) Forget about the Seattle Seahawks suffering from a ”Super Hangover” after what happened in February. The events of the closing seconds in the Super Bowl became a secondary story line for the Seahawks this offseason, replaced by …Pete Carroll talks quest to overcome...

NFL upholds Patriots QB Tom Brady’s four-game suspensionFOXSports.comTom Brady’s four-game suspension for his role in using underinflated footballs during the AFC championship game was upheld Tuesday by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. Goodell said the New England quarterback told an assistant to destroy Brady’s …NFL Upholds Tom Brady’s...

NFL Televised Game Schedule 2015-2016Siouxland NewsThe reality of life in Siouxland relating to the NFL is this – FOX (KPTH) carries the NFC and CBS (KMEG) carries the AFC. That means that, generally speaking, we will carry the Vikings games on FOX and the Chiefs games on CBS. Now, once in a while a … …read more From:: NFL NFC Game News By Google...