Report: Sharrif Floyd has nerve damage in knee, career in jeopardy

Report: Sharrif Floyd has nerve damage in knee, career in jeopardy

According to USA Today’ Tom Pelissero, Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd’s September 2016 knee surgery was a little more complicated than previously thought. The surgery to repair the torn meniscus reportedly caused some nerve damage, and that may keep Floyd from playing again. “Sharrif is rehabbing, has seen some of the best doctors in the […]

Jackson thinks RB Rex Burkhead will thrive in New England

Jackson thinks RB Rex Burkhead will thrive in New England

Former Bengal and now New England Patriots running back Rex Burkhead is getting some praise heaped on him by one of his former positional coaches – current Browns skipper Hue Jackson. Earlier this month, the Patriots signed Burkhead to a one-year deal worth up to $3.15 million. “He’s very talented,” Jackson said, per Phil Perry of CSN New […]

Tony Romo to replace Phil Simms at CBS?

Tony Romo to replace Phil Simms at CBS?

Looks like the Dallas Cowboys’ Tony Romo might not have much of a future as an NFL quarterback for 2017, barring any desperate team willing to take a shot of him. But as far as becoming a broadcaster, Romo may in line for a pretty nice gig. According to the NFL Network’s Ian Rapaport, the […]

Fox: Bears are in ‘striking distance’

Fox: Bears are in ‘striking distance’

Chicago Bears head coach John Fox is doubling down on his assertion that the team is in pretty good shape to have a very successful 2017 season. At the end of last season, Fox proclaimed that the Bears were indeed ‘closer than people think’ to their goals, adding that they were in “striking distance.” Those […]

Pete Carroll on Richard Sherman: ‘I know there have been some issues and stuff. I’m anxious to see him handle everything’

Pete Carroll on Richard Sherman: ‘I know there have been some issues and stuff. I’m anxious to see him handle everything’

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll thinks cornerback Richard Sherman will bounce back just fine after a trying 2016 season. “I’m anxious to see him come back,” Carroll said, via the Seattle Times. “I know there have been some issues and stuff. I’m anxious to see him handle everything and do really well and represent […]

Packers GM: Martellus Bennett ‘a bit of a renaissance man, and I think that’ll be a good thing, a fun thing’

Packers GM: Martellus Bennett ‘a bit of a renaissance man, and I think that’ll be a good thing, a fun thing’

Green Bay Packers general manger Ted Thompson thinks newly acquired tight end Martellus Bennett, along with his lively personality and locker room presence, will do the team some good. Fresh off of a Super Bowl victory in New England, the veteran tight end signed a three-year, $21 million contract with the team in free agency. […]