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Fewer commercial breaks, no more refs 'under the hood' this year for NFL games
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The days of refs discussing penalties forever could be coming to an end. (Getty) The simple fact that you’re not reading this particular article on a newspaper with your morning coffee is an indication of how much the world’s media habits have changed in the last 15 years. The NFL is a ratings brute, but […]

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NBA Awards: Rockets guard Eric Gordon named 2016-17 Sixth Man of the Year
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The Houston Rockets super sub took home the honor on Monday night

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NBA Awards: Warriors' Draymond Green wins 2016-17 Defensive Player of the Year
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It’s the first time Draymond Green has been named Defensive Player of the Year

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Falcons corner Robert Alford: It’s about to be a big year
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The Falcons were so close to capturing the Super Bowl in February. Over four months later, cornerback Robert Alford said the sting of that defeat is motivating him and his teammates to finish the job this season.

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2017 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Giants hope for better offense this year
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The New York Giants made the playoffs in 2016 on the strength of their defense and not their offense, which was great for them, but not so much for Fantasy owners. We want points scored and don't want to celebrate points allowed. The Giants defense was outstanding and finished second in the NFL in

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Report: Raiders, Carr close to finalizing deal worth around $25M per year
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The NFL could have a new contract king. The Oakland Raiders and Derek Carr are close to finalizing an extension that will pay the star quarterback around $25 million a year, league sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Andrew Luck is currently the NFL’s highest-paid player, earning just under $24.6 million a year on a contract […]

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Cliff Avril fulfills pledge to build homes in Haiti for every sack totaled last year
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After Hurricane Matthew savaged the country of Haiti last October, Seattle Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avril pledged to build a home in the country for every sack he managed to total last season. Following a career-high 11.5 sacks last year with Seattle, Avril followed through with funding the construction of 12 new homes this offseason. […]

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Former Browns CB Justin Gilbert suspended for a year for substance abuse
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Free agent cornerback Justin Gilbert has been suspended for a year by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell for a violation of substance abuse policy, according to NFL Media's Ian Rapoport. Gilbert was drafted No. 8 by the Cleveland Browns in the 2014 NFL draft.

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Free-agent cornerback Justin Gilbert suspended one year by NFL
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Free-agent cornerback Justin Gilbert was suspended for the entire 2017 season. (Getty Images) The disappointing career of cornerback Justin Gilbert took yet another turn for the worse on Tuesday as the NFL suspended the former first round pick for the entire 2017 season due to a another violation of the league’s substance abuse policy. The […]

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Free agent defensive back Gilbert banned for year
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Free agent cornerback Justin Gilbert, the eighth overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, was suspended for a year by the NFL after a second violation of the league substance abuse policy within two months. The league's NFL Network reported that Gilbert, who last month had been suspended for four games for a drug policy […]

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Ex-Browns first-round pick Justin Gilbert reportedly suspended one year
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Gilbert, most recently played with the Steelers, but his impact was minimal

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Titans Sign Eric Decker to One Year Deal
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The Titans got a huge boost tonight, signing Eric Decker to a one year deal. Adam Schefter broke the news. This is a low risk, no-brainer signing for the Titans. Why not add some experience to a young receiver group? Rishard Matthews and Eric Decker will ease the load off of Corey Davis and Taywan […]

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