Cedric Benson, former Cincinnati Bengals running back, dies in crash in Texas

Cincinnati.com Former Cincinnati Bengals running back Cedric Benson died Saturday night in a motorcycle crash with a minivan in Austin, Texas. Benson was 36 years old. “That’s a real tragedy. I was talking to some guys in the cafeteria that knew him. He seemed like a great guy. I didn’t personally know him. But growing up […]

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Jay-Z’s Comments About NFL Deal Questioned by Miami Dolphins Athlete

Billboard News Miami Dolphins receiver Kenny Stills objected Monday to recent comments from rapper Jay-Z about social activism by current and former NFL players, including Colin Kaepernick. Jay-Z and the league last week announced a partnership he characterized as a progressive step to carry on the campaign that Kaepernick began by kneeling during the national anthem to […]

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Bengals vs. Redskins: 2nd Preseason Game Today (8/15/19) Fedex Field in Maryland …. 5 things to watch for

Cincyjungle.com The more things change, the more they stay the same. That certainly seemed to hold true for the Cincinnati Bengals’ defense Saturday night against the Kansas City Chiefs. Last season. Cincinnati’s defense finished dead last in the NFL in yards per games (413.6) and 30th in points per game (28.4). To kickoff the preseason, the Bengals […]

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Cowboys Rumors: Dak Prescott Turned Down New Contract Worth $30M Annually

CNN.com Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott reportedly turned down a head-turning contract offer as the 2019 season approaches. According to Michael Lombardi of The Athletic, the Mississippi State product turned down a deal that would pay him approximately $30 million per year. Prescott could become an unrestricted free agent next offseason under his current contract […]

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SERENA WILLIAMS Retires From Finals Match … HER OPPONENT TAKES THE HIGH ROAD

TMz.com Serena Williams was weeping from the sidelines after having to back out of a big match Sunday — but her opponent proved to a good sport … and her biggest fan. The tennis icon was facing 19-year-old Canadian phenom Bianca Andreescu in Toronto for the 2019 Rogers Cup Final — and after playing four rounds … Serena […]

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Among NFL’s Most Underrated Players, No One Stands Taller Than James Conner

Per: NFL The mission was simple: ask several NFL personnel executives who they thought was the league’s most underrated player entering the 2019 season. Some of their answers were genuinely unexpected. Niners running back Matt Breida was mentioned. So was Colts running back Marlon Mack. Vikings safety Harrison Smith, now-unretired Cowboys tight end Jason Witten and Panthers […]

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Mitch Petrus, former NFL lineman and Super Bowl champion, dies of heatstroke at age 32

Per: CNN Former NFL offensive lineman Mitch Petrus died Thursday night in Arkansas due to heatstroke, officials said. The former Super Bowl champion was 32 years old. Petrus fell ill Thursday evening after working outside at his parents’ shop in Lonoke County, Pulaski County Coroner Gerone Hobbs said. He was taken to Baptist Health Medical Center in North […]

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