The Los Angeles Rams first playoff appearance in 13 years didn’t last long. But there’s reason to believe it won’t be long before they’re back in the postseason.
Playoff fever is alive and well at this L.A.-area business, where super fan Sal Martinez shares his stories and memorabilia dating back to 1969.
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick strongly opposed the team’s October trade of quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to the San Francisco 49ers, according to an in-depth ESPN report detailing friction within the Patriots organization. Per the report, owner Robert Kraft effectively forced Belichick to trade Garoppolo, whom the head coach and many others in the organization […]
When the Jimmy Garoppolo story is finally told, and we clearly don't know how it ends, we know how it will begin. The much-discussed Seth Wickersham piece in ESPN that explains the growing tensions within New England's Trilateral Commission guides us through a lot of the internecine resentments between Bob Kraft, Bill Belichick and Tom […]
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, quarterback Tom Brady and CEO Robert Kraft have hit back at a report claiming several internal issues have put a strain on their relationship that could spell the end for the NFL's modern-day dynasty. An extensive report in ESPN indicated that "serious disagreements" between the trio, concerning Brady's […]
Pete Carroll knows after eight seasons in charge of the Seattle Seahawks that his message always needs to evolve. Much like Carroll's messaging, the Seahawks' roster could see some major changes going into next season after missing the playoffs for the first time since 2011. There's no denying Seattle's core group is getting older, which […]
The 49ers have plenty of salary-cap space – well more than $100 million projected – to sign Jimmy Garoppolo, some free agents and extend the contracts to retain some of their own players with multi-year deals this offseason. Prior to the 49ers' season finale against the Los Angeles Rams, we looked at 10 players who […]
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin was named to the NFC Pro Bowl roster Thursday as an injury replacement for the Arizona Cardinals' Larry Fitzgerald. The Pro Bowl nod is his second after he was named to last year's exhibition. Baldwin, 29, led the Seahawks this season with 75 catches for 991 yards and added […]
RENTON, Wash. (AP) Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin was added to the Pro Bowl roster Thursday to replace injured Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald.
Before the 49ers and Jimmy Garoppolo get together on a contract for the 2018 season, the 49ers' two highest-priced players at the beginning of the offseason are wide receiver Pierre Garcon and defensive back Jimmie Ward. Both ended the season on injured reserve. Garcon has done plenty throughout his 10-year career to earn a cap […]
Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman tore his right Achilles during the 2017 season and he’ll take some time out from rehabbing that injury to have surgery on his left leg. Head coach Pete Carroll said on Tuesday that Sherman’s recovery from the Achilles injury and surgery is “going beautifully” and that he will have “a cleanup job” […]
Seattle didn't make the playoffs, but its defense essentially did. The scheme that carried the Seahawks to consecutive Super Bowls (2013-14) has become increasingly popular around the league. It helped Atlanta get to the big game last year and was the catalyst for Jacksonville's stunning turnaround this season. It also got rave reviews down the […]