Former longtime New York Jets offensive linemen Marvin Powell and Jim Sweeney died this week, the team announced Sunday. Powell was a three-time All-Pro at right tackle and served as president of the NFL Players Association for two years during his 11-year NFL career, the first nine with the Jets. He died Friday, the Jets said. Powell was 67. Sweeney was one of the Jets’ … Continue reading Former Jets linemen Marvin Powell, Jim Sweeney dead!!
The spotlight Sunday will be on the usual suspects for the Giants. Daniel Jones, still trying to prove he can be the franchise quarterback. Saquon Barkley, coming off a disappointing 2021. Brian Daboll, in his first game as an NFL head coach. But they will not be the only ones under scrutiny when the Giants open their season at the Titans in Nashville, Tenn. As … Continue reading Five under-the-radar Giants players to watch in Week 1
Geno Smith asked for judgment to be withheld regarding his Monday morning arrest for suspicion of DUI. He apparently did not give his arresting officers the same benefit. Arrest documents obtained by TMZ include Smith allegedly threatening officers and telling one he has a “little d–k.” Smith was pulled over for speeding in King Count, Wash., early Monday morning and spent about 7.5 hours in jail. Smith was reportedly … Continue reading Geno Smith allegedly said officer has ‘little d–k’ during DUI arrest￼
Back-to-back winning seasons were not enough for Brian Flores to keep his job as coach of the Miami Dolphins. The Dolphins fired Flores on Monday, a somewhat surprising move that came less than 24 hours after the team finished a 9-8 season. Flores went 24-25 while failing to make the playoffs in his three seasons in Miami, but finishing this year with eight wins in … Continue reading Miami Dolphins fire coach Brian Flores after 3 seasons￼
Terry Bradshaw and the rest of the Fox pregame crew are the latest to criticize Aaron Rodgers. On Sunday’s pregame show, Michael Strahan, Howie Long and Jimmy Johnson all took issue with the Green Bay Packers quarterback’s actions and comments surrounding the COVID-19 vaccine. The harshest words came from Bradshaw. “I’ll give Aaron Rodgers some advice. It would have been nice if he had just come to … Continue reading Terry Bradshaw crushes Aaron Rodgers over COVID vaccine drama: ‘You lied’￼
Henry Ruggs III, a star second-year wide receiver for the Las Vegas Raiders, was involved in a fatal car accident early Tuesday and will be charged with DUI resulting in death. Las Vegas police confirmed that Ruggs “remained on the scene and showed signs of impairment.” The crash occurred at the intersection of South Rainbow Boulevard and South Spring Valley Parkway in west Las Vegas Valley. … Continue reading Raiders receiver Henry Ruggs will be charged with DUI in deadly car crash￼