• Adidas offers $1M to break the 40-yard dash record at NFL combine

    CBS Sports "For years, NFL prospects have tried to break Chris Johnson's 40-yard dash record of 4.24 seconds. And for years, they've come up short. Adidas is trying to really incentivize someone to break the record this year, offering $1 million to any prospect who beats the number set by CJ2K at the..." February 09

  • Browns deny report that Johnny Manziel was drunk at practice

    SB Nation "When the Cleveland Browns placed quarterback Johnny Manziel under the league's concussion protocol in Week 17 of the 2016 season, there were reports that Manziel had actually arrived at practice drunk. The Browns denied those reports on Tuesday. Calling Manziel's current trajectory a "downward..." February 09

  • Falcons Owner Arthur Blank: I Have Cancer ... I'm Fighting Like Hell

    TMZ "Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank has just revealed he's been diagnosed with prostate cancer -- but says he's battling like hell ... and vows to defeat it. 73-year-old Blank says he was diagnosed in December -- and has since visited with several doctors and hospitals to come up with the best..." February 09

  • John Elway: ‘No deadline’ for Peyton Manning decision

    Larry Brown Sports "John Elway says there’s no deadline for Peyton Manning to make a decision on retirement. The Broncos quarterback has yet to announce a decision on his future, and Elway says the team isn’t rushing him to do so." February 09

  • Newton erotic novella ‘Dabbin’ with Cam’ released on Amazon

    Sportress of Blogitude "With much of the talk concerning Cam Newton revolving around his relatively short and curt comments following the Carolina Panthers’ loss to the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 50 — not to mention the defiant tone he took when conceding that he’s a “sore loser,” recent news on the more whimsically..." February 09

  • St. Louis mayor says city is moving on from NFL

    Yardbarker "With the Rams having jumped ship to Los Angeles, many have been wondering if St. Louis will find a new NFL team to take its place. Well, according St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay, don't expect it to happen. "I’m moving on," Slay said on Tuesday. "It’s very disappointing in the way the NFL handled..." February 09

  • Report: Browns lied about Manziel concussion after he showed up to practice drunk

    The Score "The Cleveland Browns said quarterback Johnny Manziel had a concussion to cover for him after he showed up to practice drunk, according to NFL Network's Michael Silver. Silver appeared on television Tuesday and detailed how he says the Browns helped protect and enable Manziel. "I was with a..." February 09

  • New video of Bills RB LeSean McCoy in Philly bar fight emerges

    Buffalo News "A video of the Philadelphia bar fight that left two off-duty cops injured has emerged, via TMZ Sports. In the video, several men punch each other at Recess Lounge early Sunday morning and it appears Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy throws at least one punch during the brawl. One witness..." February 09

  • Cam Newton says he has no regrets about postgame press conference

    Yahoo! Sports "Cam Newton doesn't care if you think he was moody and sullen after the Super Bowl. And if you were expecting him to apologize for his actions, think again. Speaking for the first time since Sunday, Newton didn't apologize, didn't clarify, didn't backtrack on his brief, pouting press conference...." February 09

  • Will The Houston Texans Cut Arian Foster This Offseason?

    Battle Red Blog "Arian Foster is the greatest running back in Houston Texans history. He's also been one of the best running backs in the NFL since bursting on the scene as a full-time starter in 2010 (really, he flashed what he would become during the final two games of the 2009 season, which he started due to..." February 09

  • NFL investigating McCoy and Manziel, paid leave not imminent

    Pro Football Talk "The afterglow of the Super Bowl has been disrupted by the dusting off of the police blotter, with two players grabbing headlines that otherwise would go to more talk about quarterbacks taking too long to jump on fumbles and/or leaving too quickly the post-game podium. The NFL says that it began..." February 09

  • The real challenge for Los Angeles' new football stadium is everything around it

    Los Angeles Times "The feints, dodges, Potemkin stadium renderings and extended leverage plays are over. The National Football League — behemoth, cruelly skilled manipulator of cities and printer of money — is officially headed back to Los Angeles. After a secret-ballot vote last month by the league's owners, the..." February 09

  • NFL will consider Talib suspension

    Pro Football Talk "Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib viewed his decision to violently pull Panthers receiver Corey Brown to the ground by his facemask as something that would simply draw the equivalent of a parking ticket. Talib instead may be parked on the couch when the 2016 season begins. (And we now know that the..." February 09

  • Adam Vinatieri decides to return for 21st NFL season and perhaps more

    Indianapolis Star "The clutchest kicker in NFL history isn’t ready to hang it up. Adam Vinatieri, the oldest player in football, told IndyStar on Tuesday he intends on playing a 21st NFL season this coming fall — and perhaps several more. He’ll be 43 when training camp opens in August. While Vinatieri hinted..." February 09

  • Joe Namath thinks Jets should work to bring Colin Kaepernick to Gang Green

    New York Daily News "Joe Namath didn’t offer any trademark guarantees, but the greatest quarterback in Jets history believes that Colin Kaepernick might make sense for a franchise starving for a long-term solution at the game’s most important position. The Daily News’ report last week that Kaepernick wants out of..." February 09

  • Titans Release Safety Michael Griffin

    Titansonline.com "Safety Michael Griffin proved durable and dependable during his nine seasons with the Titans. As the 2015 season came to an end, however, Griffin himself knew his days with the team could be numbered. On Tuesday, the Titans released Griffin, ending his run with the Titans. A first round..." February 09

  • Broncos CB on postgame press conference setup: 'I would have been mad if I was Cam too'

    USA Today "After Cam Newton abruptly left his press conference on Sunday, many pointed out on social media that it’s possible he could actually hear what Broncos cornerback Chris Harris Jr. was saying to the media about their game plan. On Tuesday morning, Harris said that he would have been annoyed..." February 09

  • Patriots blessed at quarterback position, but franchise-altering decision looms

    Providence Journal "With the 2015 season in the books, the Providence Journal will take a look at each position group on the Patriots, analyzing how the team performed in 2015 and where it might be heading in the future. We’ll start with quarterbacks. Quarterback Tom Brady; Jimmy Garoppolo Contract situation:..." February 09

  • Giants could target 2 Broncos after Von Miller dream-crusher

    New York Post "Von Miller, the MVP of Super Bowl 50, broke the spirit and soul of Cam Newton and the Panthers with his play on the field, and broke the hearts of Giants fans with his take on his impending free agency. “It’s gonna be a peaceful thing,’’ Miller said Monday morning. No, no, a thousand times..." February 09

  • Broncos show why a pass rusher should be on top of Ravens' wish list

    Baltimore Sun "If you watched any of the NFL playoffs, it should be abundantly clear that one of the Ravens’ top priorities has to be adding another pass rusher. Von Miller and DeMarcus Ware dominated the Carolina Panthers last night in the Denver Broncos’ Super Bowl 50 victory. En route to game MVP..." February 09

  • Here’s how the Panthers could return to Super Bowl next year and win it

    Charlotte Observer "Cam got his comeuppance. So now what? I have three thoughts on what the Panthers must do to return to the Super Bowl next year and win it. But first let’s talk a little about Cam Newton’s performance on and off the field Sunday night. The Panthers quarterback had the worst loss of his..." February 09

  • Arizona Cardinals' top need is Broncos-level pass rush

    Arizona Republic "The football traditionalists who like to remind us that defense wins championships had to be emboldened by Super Bowl 50. Denver’s defense won that championship by rendering quarterback Cam Newton, the NFL’s most valuable player, and the Panthers, the league’s highest-scoring team,..." February 09

  • Jason Witten's three keys for the Cowboys making a run to Super Bowl LI

    Sports Day "Super Bowl 50 is come and gone, so naturally the attention turns to next year. That's good news to the Cowboys and their fans, who would like to forget that the 2015 season ever happened. So what do the Cowboys need to do to make sure 2016 is one to remember for a run to Super Bowl..." February 09

  • Jags' free-agency decisions need to be right on the money

    Jacksonville Times-Union "But from a Jaguars perspective, what sticks out to me is one postscript general manager Dave Caldwell had about the 2015 season, the part where he contends it’s easier to rebuild a defense than an offense. I’m not convinced that’s true, especially if he’s talking about constructing a defense to..." February 09

  • Vikings’ Anthony Barr hopes Von Miller’s contract ‘breaks the bank’

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "With Super Bowl MVP Von Miller about to hit free agency, Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr is rooting for him to score a record-smashing payday that would redefine expectations for the position — and set Barr up for a nice check of his own down the line. That’s $150 million, presumably — a figure..." February 09

  • Eagles, Fletcher Cox working on huge deal ... but is it a good idea?

    Newark Star-Ledger "Let's start with this -- Fletcher Cox is everything the Eagles could want in a defensive tackle. He is scheme versatile, he can play anywhere on the line, he can rush the passer, he can stop the run, he is a good locker room guy and he is one of the most popular guys in the entire NovaCare..." February 09

  • Warrant for LeSean McCoy's arrest expected to be issued this week

    The Score "An arrest warrant with self-surrender is expected to be issued for Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy by mid-week, a law enforcement source told Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports." February 09

  • Record $132 million bet on Super Bowl 50 at Nevada sports books

    ESPN "A record $132.54 million was bet on Super Bowl 50 at Nevada sportsbooks, with the house winning $13.31 million, according to numbers released Monday by Nevada Gaming Control. The $132.54 million wagered on the underdog Denver Broncos' 24-10 win over the Carolina Panthers at the sports books..." February 09

  • Attorney: Manziel hit ruptured Crowley's eardrum

    ESPN "Johnny Manziel hit ex-girlfriend Colleen Crowley so hard that it ruptured her left eardrum, Crowley's attorney told Dallas-Fort Worth television station KXAS-Channel 5 on Monday. "They expect [the ear] to heal, but it'll take a while," attorney Kathy Kinser told KXAS. Manziel is the subject..." February 08

  • Tom Coughlin: Not coaching “a very difficult thing”

    Newark Star-Ledger "Former Giants coach Tom Coughlin made an appearance on "Fox and Friends" early Monday morning to discuss his Jay Fund charity. During the quick interview, he was asked how he is dealing with the fact he does not have a team for the first time in a long time, without a season to prepare..." February 08

  • Aqib Talib deliberately grabbed Corey Brown’s facemask

    Pro Football Talk "Several years ago, the NFL got rid of the distinction between major and minor facemask fouls, with all penalties for grabbing and pulling the bars on the front of the helmet becoming 15-yard personal fouls. It doesn’t matter whether it’s accidental or intentional; the penalty is the same. When..." February 08

  • Peyton Manning Post-Budweiser Celebration ... At Disneyland!

    TMZ "Disneyland is the most hungover place on Earth ... if Peyton Manning slammed as many Budweisers as he threatened to after Super Bowl 50. Peyton and his 4-year-old twins Mosley and Marshall are in Anaheim right now, and hitched a ride with Mickey, Minnie and co. for a victory parade -- his last..." February 08

  • Kalil on notion of Cam quitting: 'Absolute garbage'

    Charlotte Observer "The morning after one of the worst losses of his life, Carolina Panthers center Ryan Kalil hadn’t watched the replay from Super Bowl 50 the rest of the world is commenting on: the fourth-quarter fumble that Panthers quarterback Cam Newton did not dive on. But Kalil didn’t need to see the..." February 08

  • Agent confirms Marshawn Lynch intends to retire

    The Score "Marshawn Lynch intends to retire from football. Doug Hendrickson, the agent for the Seattle Seahawks star running back, confirmed his client's plans to The Associated Press on Monday. Lynch had indicated as much Sunday night by tweeting a picture with a pair of cleats hanging from a power or..." February 08

  • Montee Ball charged with misdemeanors for incidents at hotel, in vehicle

    Wisconsin State Journal "Former NFL and Wisconsin Badgers running back Montee Ball won't face felony charges related to an incident early Friday in which police say he injured his girlfriend during an argument at a Downtown hotel. Instead, Ball was charged with disorderly conduct for the incident, a misdemeanor that..." February 08

  • Here's Why Cam Newton Walked Out of His Post Game Interview

    Cat Scratch Reader "If you listen closely you can here Bronco CB Chris Harris essentially mocking Newton in the background during his interview. I mean he shouldn't have to sit there and listen to that. I hate that he did walk off because of the sure criticism he was going to receive and he did. In fact according..." February 08

  • Aqib Talib calls Levi’s Stadium turf “terrible”

    Pro Football Talk "The 49ers have had repeated issues with the quality of the sod at Levi’s Field. On Sunday, the NFL’s first stint as the caretaker of the gridiron at Santa Clara encountered difficulties, too. “The footing on the field was terrible,” Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib said, via the Associated Press...." February 08

  • Report: Police seek arrests of McCoy, others in alleged assault of cops

    Philly Voice "Former Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy was involved in an aggravated assault at an Old City nightclub early Sunday morning that left two off-duty Philadelphia police officers hospitalized with serious injuries, according to multiple news reports. McCoy, 27, who now plays for the..." February 08

  • Porn Star wants to reward Emmanuel Sanders for Super Bowl win

    Larry Brown Sports "Lisa Ann has an outstanding offer to any member of a championship-winning team in American professional sports to cook them dinner as a reward for their accomplishment. With the Super Bowl ending on Sunday, the former adult film star’s offer now stands for any member of the Denver Broncos who..." February 08

  • Von Miller's heartfelt message to Johnny Manziel: 'I want to see you do good'

    USA Today "While celebrating the most wonderful moment of his life, Von Miller had a message for Johnny Manziel. Completely unprompted, Miller sent a message to his fellow Texas A&M alum through the media following his masterful performance in Super Bowl 50. Miller sacked Cam Newton 2½ times — two of..." February 08

  • Marshawn Lynch Reportedly Hasn’t Spent A Single Penny Of His NFL Money

    Uproxx "Now that Marshawn Lynch has literally hung up his sneakers, letting the world know he was retiring in a tweet during the Super Bowl, let’s marvel at how he managed his money during his NFL career. NFL.com Ian Rapoport went with a “Thrift Mode” but “Be Stingy Mode” is better because it sounds..." February 08

  • Manning's decision not coming for 'few' weeks

    Today "Fresh off the Denver Broncos' victory in Super Bowl 50, quarterback Peyton Manning tells TODAY that the Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton was gracious and humble in defeat. He says he's going to enjoy his victory for a few weeks before deciding whether he will continue his career. " February 08

  • DeMarcus Ware won't retire after SB win: 'I got a lot of gas in the tank'

    CBS Sports "Peyton Manning wasn't the only one that got emotional during a Saturday night speech to the Broncos. Outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware had his feelings swell up, too, as he prepared to play in the Super Bowl for the first time in his 11-year career. The day after the win, the 33-year old Ware,..." February 08

  • Calvin Johnson's body 'just isn't holding up'

    Michigan Live "NFL players are modern-day gladiators on Sundays. They're warriors. They're deified by millions, and make millions doing it. But then they wake up on Monday morning. And the reality of this violent game sets in. "I know there are times when I've gotten out of bed after a Sunday game,"..." February 08

  • Budweiser: Peyton Manning Not Paid For Beer Plug Following Super Bowl Win

    NESN "Peyton Manning decided to drink Budweiser after leading the Denver Broncos to victory over the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 because he likes the beer; not because he likes the money (that the beer makers never gave him). That was Budweiser’s take on a postgame interview Manning did with..." February 08

  • Eagles cut wide receiver Riley Cooper

    NFL.com "The Riley Cooper era in Philadelphia is over. The Eagles announced they released the wide receiver Monday, the first day teams can cut players. Cooper signed a five-year, $22.5 million contract with $8 million guaranteed in 2014. The contract, given under former coach Chip Kelly's watch, was..." February 08

  • Deion Sanders lights up Cam Newton: 'You can't do that'

    Yahoo! Sports "Moments after the Super Bowl ended, Cam Newton suffered through a disastrous press conference of his own making, keeping every answer short and not sticking around very long. That didn't sit very well with some NFL elders discussing the issue on NFL Network afterward. "You are the face of our..." February 08

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    Art Stapleton @art_stapleton

    Von Miller says he believes contract negotiations with Broncos will be "peaceful" as he is set to become a free agent.

  • Cam Newton walks out of postgame press conference

    The Score "The strong opinions on Cam Newton are only going to escalate during the offseason. After a disappointing performance in Super Bowl, the Carolina Panthers quarterback didn't do himself any favors by walking out of his postgame press conference. The reigning MVP's play on the field certainly..." February 08

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    Andrew Siciliano @AndrewSiciliano

    Peyton Manning is now the winningest QB in @NFL history. 200 victories, one more than Brett Favre.