Tagged: ‘NFL’

Pacman Jones suspended for Week 1 of upcoming season
July 21st, 2017 at 12:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** The NFL hit Adam Jones with a one-game suspension. Sam Greene/Cincinnati Enquirer via USA TODAY NETWORK Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam Jones has been suspended for the first game of the 2017 NFL season. The NFL announced on Friday that the suspension is a result of Jones violating the league's...

Ten most intriguing NFL training camp battles
July 16th, 2017 at 6:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** The quarterback carosel in Cleveland: 2017 edition. Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports NFL training camp battles define the direction of franchises on an annual basis, and we're always surprised by at least a few of the winners. Guys come out of nowhere to claim vital roles for their respective...

Eight NFL teams with the most to prove in 2017
July 14th, 2017 at 8:54 AM
***PHOTO1*** Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill made strides last season with coach Adam Gase. Steve Mitchell/USA TODAY Sports All 32 NFL teams have a chip on their shoulder. No matter what sport, no matter what player, no matter how good or bad the team, there's always some external reason...

Marvin Lewis explains Bengals’ pre-draft process for Joe Mixon
July 13th, 2017 at 6:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** Lewis spoke of how the team had come to draft the former Oklahoma Sooners running back. Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports The Cincinnati Bengals took a big risk selecting Joe Mixon out of Oklahoma in the second round of the 2017 NFL Draft, but they did it with eyes wide open....

Ten NFL players facing career-defining seasons
June 27th, 2017 at 10:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jun 13, 2017; Lake Forest, IL, USA; Chicago Bears quarterback Mike Glennon (8) speaks during a press conference after mini camp at Halas Hall.  Matt Marton-USA TODAY Sports Each season brings a test for every single player in the NFL. Jobs are always on the line. But for...