Are Huge Quarterback Contracts Hurting Teams?
In this past offseason, Baltimore Ravens quarterbacks Joe Flacco and Dallas Cowboys Tony Romo received similar hefty paydays through contract extensions at $120 million and $119.5 million, respectively. These high figures weren’t anything new, just the latest ones representative of a quarterback contracts trend that has been rising in total value as well as guaranteed […]
Can the NFL Keep Up with Chip Kelly’s Fast-Paced Offense?
On Monday evening, NFL fans got to see the long-awaited new Philadelphia Eagles up tempo offense and new head coach Chip Kelly. Both came with a lot of expectations and after seeing one game, they delivered in the first week. It’s going to be an interesting tenure under Kelly. In the 33-27 Eagles win, they […]
Fantasy Football Players On the Rise in Preseason Action
For many NFL players, preseason games can make or break their futures for an upcoming season. Some will improve while others will fall. For fantasy football fans, players with better-than-expected preseasons will find their fantasy values on the rise. Here’s a look at some players to include in this category for 2013. Michael Vick (QB […]
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 […]
Philadelphia Eagles 2013 Training Camp Schedule
For the Philadelphia Eagles, a lot of change is coming their way under new coach Chip Kelly. Fans will get an opportunity to see some of them when the Eagles training camp begins on July 28. This year after 17 years of camp at Lehigh University, the team has switched to NovaCare Complex. Eagles president Don […]
Can Michael Vick Return to Glory Under Chip Kelly’s Offense?
With teams beginning their minicamps, personnel questions will be answered as teams see what their players can do and what they can’t do. One of the more interesting questions out there for this upcoming season is whether or not Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick can thrive under new coach Chip Kelly’s offense. But first he […]
Vick Signs One-Year Deal, Now The QB Competition Begins
One NFL team answered a quarterback dilemma on Monday as the Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick signed a one-year contract with his team. It is a replacement for Vick’s 2011 six-year, $100 million deal and it could have up to a $10 million value. He will now be a free agent after the next season. […]
Flacco’s Agent Thinks He Should Be Highest-Paid QB, Three NFL QBs Top Most Disliked List
Now that Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco has his Super Bowl ring and MVP award, he’s ready for his payday. Flacco’s agent thinks he should go big and become the highest-paid quarterback in the league. Rumors have been swirling that Flacco wants a $20 million paycheck. On Tuesday, his agent Joe Linta had been asked […]
No Decision For Vick Likely Until March, Ryan Will Not Run Rams Defense
For Michael Vick, will he or won’t he stay with the Philadelphia Eagles is one of the intriguing offseason questions for this team. But fans and teammates will have to wait until March to find out what will happen in this story even though Vick’s contract has a $3 million guarantee set to kick in […]
Saints Payton Gets Five-Year Extension, Vick Won’t Restructure Deal
After rumors had been swirling for awhile, on Friday they came to an end as the New Orleans Saints gave suspended coach Sean Payton a five-year contract extension. His contract was to expire after this season’s end. If he didn’t reach an agreement with his team, Payton had said he’d keep his options open. Some […]