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NFL Players Who Became Coaches

For many NFL players, once their careers end, they disappear and pursue careers outside the sports arena. But for others, they will make the leap to coaching with some landing as head NFL coaches. Currently, numerous league teams have these players at the helm, some finding more success than others. Jason Garrett (Dallas Cowboys) – Garrett

Biggest Scandals in NFL History

The last month has been filled with stories of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez and the murder charges against him. This story will rock the league and the Patriots for years to come but really, it’s just one chapter in NFL scandals. They have been happening for years with some of the

New Orleans Saints 2013 Training Camp Schedule

For the New Orleans Saints, players will report to training camp on Thursday July 25 and begin practicing on Friday, July 26. Fans are allowed to attend any of the free practices beginning on the 26th on a first-come, first-served basis. They will be held at the team’s camp outside of New Orleans in Metairie.

Top Undrafted Defensive NFL Free Agents: Where Did They Land?

With skill players taking a back seat to this year’s NFL draft, many top ones dominated as undrafted NFL offensive free agents. How they are going to do is another question but history suggests there’s hope. There were also some undrafted free agent defensive players that will also still get a chance. Take a look

QB Carousel: Colt McCoy Traded, John Skelton Released, Luke McCown Signs Deal

It was a busy Monday for the NFL quarterback carousel. First there was the Matt Flynn trade to the Oakland Raiders, but that was just the beginning. Next up was the Cleveland Browns’ trade of quarterback Colt McCoy to the San Francisco 49ers. The team gave up the player and their sixth-round pick in this

Christian Ponder Remains Starting QB, Saints Sign TE Ben Watson

Frazier Reiterates Ponder Is Vikings Starting QB In case you were wondering if there’s going to be a quarterback controversy with the Minnesota Vikings, the answer is no. Last week the team signed former Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel as the new back up to starter Christian Ponder. He inked a one-year, $4 million

Asomugha to Visit the Saints, Giants Sign TE Meyers

Asomugha Will Visit the Saints After being recently cut by the Philadelphia Eagles after two seasons, cornerback Nnami Asomugha is moving forward and is scheduled on Sunday to meet with the New Orleans Saints, according to Comcast SportsNet Bay Area’s Matt Maiocco. Asomugha is coming from a five-year, $60 million deal with the Eagles. This came as

Ryan Lands at the Saints, Singletary Interview for Rams DC Job

After a very long “five minutes” former Dallas Cowboys defensive coordinator Rob Ryan has landed at the New Orleans Saints. On Saturday, Fox Sports’ Jay Glazer tweeted the news with, “It’s done, the New Orleans Saints have hired Rob Ryan as their new defensive coordinator.” The rumors had been swirling all week that Ryan was

Ryan On DC List for the Saints, Ravens Birk Not Sure About Retirement

After getting let go by the Dallas Cowboys five weeks ago, former defensive coordinator Rob Ryan thought he’d be out for work for like “five minutes.” Last week, he supposedly said no to the DC opportunity with the St. Louis Rams and now he’s on the short list of contenders for the same job with

Crennel and Mangini to the Saints? Ravens Hold Last Home Practice

Now that Sean Payton is back with the New Orleans Saints, the team is trying to fill some open coach positions. On the list is former Kansas City coach Romeo Crennel to potentially fill the defensive coordinator role and former Cleveland Browns coach Eric Mangini for the defensive staff; one report also has him in