Kraft's comments were included in a lengthy BBC piece about former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and the anthem controversy in the NFL. Kraft's comments contrasted to those of Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, who warned that if his players don't stand for the anthem, they will not play.
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady told New England fans not to worry about his left shoulder injury, even though it has kept him out of the team's first two practices this week. Brady did not participate in practice on Wednesday, according to the team's injury report, although he was spotted on the field during the portion […]
During Sunday night’s game against the Kansas City Chiefs, Houston Texan defensive end J.J. Watt suffered a tibial plateau fracture in his left leg. Watt’s injury happened in the first quarter of the game, collapsing when his left knee buckled while attempting to tackle Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith. “I can’t sugarcoat it, I am devastated,” […]
Donald Trump has told the entire NFL that it is “very important” they stand for the national anthem on Sunday to “respect our flag and our country” amid the ‘Take a Knee’ protests that have engulfed the game. More than 200 players took part in protests last week against racial and social inequality, with many […]
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott has gotten off to a slow start this NFL season, but says it has nothing to do with his foot speed. A Pro-Bowl selection in 2016, Elliott has rushed for 192 yards and one touchdown through three games in 2017, but he is averaging a mere 3.5 yards per carry […]
NEW YORK (AP) A victim himself of the sport, Marc Buoniconti wants youth football banned.
When Rob Gronkowski is healthy, the New England Patriots veteran can make a case that he’s the best tight end the NFL has ever seen. Problem is, Gronkowski isn’t always healthy. He’s missed 24 games over the last five seasons with a variety of injuries, from a torn ACL to a broken (and re-broken) arm […]
When Rob Gronkowski is healthy, the New England Patriots veteran can make a case that he’s the best tight end the NFL has ever seen. Problem is, Gronkowski isn’t always healthy. Patriots players and fans thought they were experiencing deja vu last Sunday when Gronkowski left New England’s win over the New Orleans Saints in […]
Browns’ Crowell tells coach he can do more
Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt posted a video message and donated $100,000 to an online fundraiser that he started Sunday while Houston was being hit by flooding from Tropical Storm Harvey. The Texans could not get back to Houston after Saturday night's preseason game in New Orleans and flew to Dallas to wait out […]
Thanks to the NFL's rotating scheduling system, the Minnesota Vikings don't visit often. The Vikings, in fact, have made just two trips to Heinz Field, losing here in 2001 and '09. The last time Minnesota won in Pittsburgh was in 1995 at Three Rivers Stadium. The final score, 44-24, might
One minute Sergio Dipp was struggling his way through a cringeworthy Monday Night Football segment, the next his name was going viral for all the wrong reasons. But while the ESPN reporter has vowed to come back and do better, I already see one positive coming out of his highly-publicized meltdown. It’s made us appreciate […]