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Donte Jackson getting competitive, and vocal

There's an intensity to how Jackson and his teammates on the Panthers' defense are taking on this year's camp at Wofford. Of course, there's always the push to pick off passes and force fumbles, but a particular sense of urgency lingers as Carolina's defense looks to...

Rookie Neil Farrell Jr. Could Be Impact Player for Raiders in 2022

The dog days of summer are drawing to an end. The Las Vegas Raiders were the first team to fully report to training camp Wednesday, signifying that football is back. The Raiders are one of the more fascinating teams in the league heading into this season, coming off a...

Robert Saleh on Ahmad Gardner: ‘the kid can do it all’

CINCINNATI — The New York Jets have adamantly said they aren't handing Ahmad Gardner a starting cornerback job, but comments from head coach Robert Saleh make it seem like a foregone conclusion. Saleh praised the rookie in recent comments. “The kid can do it...

Donte Jackson on New Contract: ‘It Was Always Carolina for Me’

The Carolina Panthers and cornerback Donte Jackson agreed to a three-year, $35 million deal earlier this offseason keeping the former 2nd round 2018 NFL Draft pick in Charlotte through the 2024 season. Jackson met with the media for the first time since...

‘Hell of a Player’: Texans Rookie Kenyon Green Turning Heads

The Texans run game in recent memory has been tough to watch. Running back Rex Burkhead led the Texans with 427 yards rushing to go along with three touchdowns in 2021, which is the worst in franchise history. Although the Texans will need more than just Green to step...

Logan Cooke Earns All-Pro Votes For 2021 Performance

In a cloud of uncertainty, there is one truth that lies before the Jaguars this off-season; Logan Cooke, who received three All-Pro votes this past season. Cooke is the only Jaguars player to earn any All-Pro votes in 2021. Coming off of a 3-14 season, there...

A healthy Jadeveon Clowney making an impact for Texans

Barreling into the Indianapolis Colts’ backfield, Texans linebacker Jadeveon Clowney zeroed in on his target: quarterback Andrew Luck. Clowney burst past a feeble blocking attempt with uncanny acceleration before drilling Luck for a clutch sack during a 37-34 overtime...

Brett Favre Hall of Fame Speech

Brett Favre pays tribute to late father in HOF induction speech Brett Favre spoke from the heart Saturday night. For over 36 minutes, he fought back tears, sometimes unsuccessfully, while recalling his Hall of Fame career with a speech that was off the cuff. Read the...

Carolina notes: Bradley building his resume

The swing is majestic. The power is undeniable. Whenever Bobby Bradley turns on a pitch on the inner half of the plate and launches it over the right-field wall at Lynchburg’s City Stadium, it is a sight to behold. It’s become a common sight for fans of the...

Jacksonville Jaguars: Marcedes Lewis is truly a legend

Marcedes Lewis had a big day in London last Sunday.  Lewis is playing in his twelfth NFL season which makes him a Jacksonville Jaguars legend. Marcedes Lewis caught three touchdown passes last Sunday. Lewis is still the starting tight end, even having been drafted in...

Myles Garrett on Browns: I can turn around program

In the end, the Browns didn’t trade the No. 1 pick or use it on a less-than-perfect quarterback. Cleveland’s first overall selection was used to nab the consensus top player in this year’s draft: Texas A&M pass rusher Myles Garrett. “It was really...

Jay Cutler is 46-8 when he gets help from his defense

CHICAGO, IL - OCTOBER 31: Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears gestures before the game against the Minnesota Vikings at Soldier Field on October 31, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images) Much has been made of Bears quarterback Jay Cutler’s...

Jamie Collins ‘a joy to watch’

Ray Horton has big plans for newly acquired linebacker Jamie Collins Sr., and he’s confident the Pro Bowl talent can handle the task sooner rather than later. The athleticism and versatility is apparent, but what’s impressed Cleveland’s defensive coordinator the most...