Archive for June, 2012

49ers LB Aldon Smith Suffers Minor Injuries in Incident

The 49ers say linebacker Aldon Smith sustained minor injuries during an incident Friday night in San Jose and that he is recovering comfortably. A person with knowledge of the situation says Smith suffered stab wounds. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Saturday because those details had not been released. The team says it is […]

Supreme Court Won’t Appeal For Super Bowl “Wardrobe Malfunction”

It sounds like the gaffe that made headlines back during the Super Bowl win for the Patriots over the Panthers in 2004 is finally over. Friday The Supreme Court decided that they would not consider reinstating the government’s $550,000 fine on CBS after the “wardrobe malfunction” for singer Janet Jackson during the halftime of the […]

Veteran DE Andre Carter Wants a Long Term Deal from the Patriots

Veteran defensive end Andre Carter is looking for a long-term deal from the Patriots, Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald reports. Last summer, Carter signed a one-year deal worth $2.75 million, and after his 2011 Pro Bowl season, he’s looking for a three- or four-year contract more typical of a Pro Bowl salary. The Patriots, […]

Report: Voice Expert Says Can’t Tell If It’s Anthony Hargrove’s Voice on Bounty Tape

Part of the NFL’s Saints bounty evidence is a video clip that reportedly shows Anthony Hargrove, then a defensive tackle for the Saints and one of four players suspended in the case, saying, “Bobby, give me my money.” The video was shot on the Saints’ sideline during the NFC Title game in 2010, moments after […]

Buffalo RB Spiller On This Years Bills – “We Are Close to Being a Super Bowl Team”

This is the time of the year when players start to speak out about what great contenders they are, and how their team is headed to the Super Bowl or the playoffs and all that. Seems that Bills RB C.J. Spiller is now on that list as well, as SI reports that the Bills back […]

Vikings Punter Chris Kluwe Stands Up for Same-Sex Marriages in Minnesota

By NFL.com Vikings punter Chris Kluwe has never been afraid to speak his mind. Over the last few years, Kluwe has poked fun at NFL training videos on permissible hits, took shots at the owners during labor negotiations and the league’s 2011 memo regarding the faking of injuries. Kluwe’s preferred avenue for speaking against injustices […]

Len Dawson to be Honored With the “Pete Rozelle Radio-Television Award”

Pro Football Hall of Famer Len Dawson is being honored again in Canton as this year’s recipient of the Pete Rozelle Radio-Television Award. The former Kansas City quarterback has served as a color commentator for the Chiefs Radio Network since 1982. He was an analyst for NBC from 1976-82. Dawson also hosted HBO’s “Inside the […]

Brett Favre Finally Says Something Nice About Aaron Rodgers

It’s about time. Brett Favre never has said a lot of nice things about Packers QB Aaron Rodgers, and finally, after being named the best player in the NFL by his peers, Favre is speaking out about his former teammate. In a nice way. “Aaron Rodgers, I knew when I left (Green Bay), this guy […]