ESPN has ran with this moniker of “The World Wide Leader in Sports” for what seems like, well, forever. One would think that ESPN valued all sports equally, right? Prepare to be amazed. The “World Wide Leader” went on a damn purge Wednesday, firing writers and on screen personalities left and right. The hardest hit
According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo, Marshawn Lynch intends to join the Oakland Raiders on a one-year deal, pending a physical. While he technically was still under contract with the Seahawks, the two franchises agreed on a late-round 2018 draft pick, in exchange for Lynch’s services. The deal will reportedly be worth
UPDATE (4/25/17, 7:05 AM): Peterson himself has confirmed that he has a two year deal with the Saints. Formerr Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is closing in on a contract with the New Orleans Saints, according to Ian Rapoport. This contract, which has not yet been finalized, will pay Peterson $3 Million for 2017.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver recently came out and spoke upon the issue of tanking. Most sports fans are aware of what tanking is, but just in case a few of you out there aren’t aware, tanking is when a team intentionally loses in order to secure a higher draft pick. Silver did an interview with
The NFL Draft is under a week away, and not even the #1 overall pick is clear as of this moment. From betting on potential franchise quarterbacks, all the way to securing the hard-hitting free safeties, this draft is set to be one of the most unpredictable ones to date. With that, here is the
One of the hardest things to do in sports is making it to the highest level of their sport, respectively. The percentage of minor league ballplayers that make it to the Major Leagues is an abysmal 0.5%, while the amount of NCAA football players that make it to the NFL is just a slightly better
The 2017 NFL Draft is only getting closer, and debatably the most controversial prospect coming into it is none other than Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon. After being caught on tape assaulting his then-girlfriend during his freshman year at Oklahoma, as well as also being previously accused of a similar assault case from his days
With the NFL Draft only a few weeks away, there is a lot of speculation of which prospects will live up to their given hype. Can Joe Mixon remain to be viewed as elite? Will the Browns pass on Myles Garrett at #1? Will any quarterback be a justified starter in the NFL? Here are
According to Michael Silver, the Oakland Raiders and veteran running back Marshawn Lynch have come to an agreement for Lynch to return to play in the 2017-18 NFL season. The running back is currently under contract with the Seattle Seahawks, so there are a few apparent obstacles to overcome before this deal can become official.
Here we are. The middle of the offseason and a lot of the big free agency moves have been made, but right now, we’re sitting at the calm before the storm known as the NFL Draft. In these news and notes columns, I’ll hit each franchise from the NFC North and give some insight their possible