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  • Rookie quarterback Keith Wenning signed to Baltimore Ravens' practice squad

    Rookie quarterback Keith Wenning signed to Baltimore Ravens' practice squad

    The Baltimore Ravens were able to further solidify their quarterback situation by signing 2014 sixth round draft pick Keith Wenning to the team's practice squad. Wenning was cut by the Ravens on Saturday as NFL rosters were trimmed from 75 players down to 53 in advance of next week's regular season...
  • LA Galaxy win last 2014 SuperClasico against the Chiva USA

    LA Galaxy win last 2014 SuperClasico against the Chiva USA

    The LA Galaxy beat same-time-town rivals Chivas USA 3-0 on Sunday at the StubHub Center in Carson, CA. The Los Angeles Galaxy was playing as the guest team at their own home and still managed to get a convincing victory in what is known as the SuperClasico whenever the two Angeleno teams meet. As...
  • Breaking down the Dallas Cowboys 2014 roster choices

    Breaking down the Dallas Cowboys 2014 roster choices

    The 2014 Dallas Cowboys roster is not only different than many fans are used to, but it is also very unusual from an NFL standpoint. A perfect example is that the Cowboys have 11 defensive linemen, which is a huge number. Another interesting decision was to keep three quarterbacks on the main roster...
  • Tennessee Titans bring in veteran Ryan Succop to take over kicker role

    Tennessee Titans bring in veteran Ryan Succop to take over kicker role

    When the preseason ended and the Tennessee Titans made their cuts down to the 53-man roster, undrafted rookie Travis Coons was the last kicker standing and won the job with the Titans. Things changed two days later. On Monday, the Titans signed former Kansas City Chiefs kicker Ryan Succop after...
  • Falcons finalize practice squad roster

    Falcons finalize practice squad roster

    With Week 1 of the NFL set to start this weekend, the 53-man roster is finally set. It's usually a very tough job for any NFL head coach to figure out which fringe players make the team and which don't. Fortunately for some of those fringe players, a spot on a team's practice squad does allow them a...
  • Houston Texans make J.J. Watt the NFL’s highest paid defensive player

    Houston Texans make J.J. Watt the NFL’s highest paid defensive player

    In 2011, the Houston Texans selected defensive end J.J. Watt with the 11th overall pick in the NFL Draft. That season, he was shaky at times and some wondered if he was worth such a high pick. One year later he answered those questions by recording 20.5 sacks and winning defensive player of the year...
  • Green Bay Packers 2014 roster breakdown: Defense and specialists

    Green Bay Packers 2014 roster breakdown: Defense and specialists

    Here is a breakdown of the Green Bay Packers roster on defense and specialists. The Packers have five defensive linemen, 11 linebackers, 10 defensive backs and three specialists on the 53-man active roster. They also have one defensive lineman, one linebacker and one defensive back on the practice...
  • Minnesota Vikings 2014 roster breakdown: Defense and specialists

    Minnesota Vikings 2014 roster breakdown: Defense and specialists

    Here is a breakdown of the Minnesota Vikings roster on defense and specialists. The Vikings have eight defensive linemen, seven linebackers, 10 defensive backs and three specialists on their 53 man active roster. They also have two defensive linemen and one defensive back on the practice squad as...
  • Will the Detroit Lions' defense be up to the task?

    Will the Detroit Lions' defense be up to the task?

    The Detroit Lions have a potentially great offense. If you just look at that side of the ball, you would think the team is a lock to make the playoffs. However, nobody would do that, because they know defense is a thing, and that’s where potential issues with the Detroit Lions arise. If this team...
  • Cleveland Browns final pre-season game shows glimmer of hope

    Cleveland Browns final pre-season game shows glimmer of hope

    The dust has cleared and now the coaching staff has a holiday weekend to figure who is worthy to remain on the 53 man roster out of the 74 hopefuls. Last night’s final pre-season game showed promise to 61,458 faithful fans who made their way on a weeknight to watch the final pre-season game against...
  • Jim McElwain proud of players going pro, their willingness to come back

    Jim McElwain proud of players going pro, their willingness to come back

    Ever since he took over for Colorado State in 2011, Jim McElwain has been attempting to build a Ram family. McElwain's the father figure of this “Ramily” if you will, and he's constantly talking about how he cares for the players not just now, but that he'll be there for them for their entire lives...
  • Colorado State has two honored as Mountain West Players of the Week

    Colorado State has two honored as Mountain West Players of the Week

    What a weekend it's been for the Colorado State Rams. To kick it all off, the Rams began their season against in-state rivals in the Colorado Buffaloes. The Buffs came out strong and led 17-7 in the third quarter before CSU roared back, scoring 21 unanswered points by running the ball relentlessly...
  • Time for New York Yankees to raise the white flag and start thinking about 2015

    Time for New York Yankees to raise the white flag and start thinking about 2015

    The Toronto Blue Jays may have put the final nail in the coffin on the New York Yankees' 2014 campaign, with a come-from-behind victory in a contest held on the last day of August, according to an Aug. 31 report from NJ.com. The Yankees blew a three-run lead and ultimately fell, 4-3, in an away game...
  • Houston Texans trade for Ryan Mallett from New England Patriots

    Houston Texans trade for Ryan Mallett from New England Patriots

    The Houston Texans had a big quarterback battle going on between Case Keenum and 2014 draft pick Tom Savage to see who would back up Ryan Fitzpatrick. Keenum lost that battle when the Texans waved him to reach the 53 player limit, but then Houston made a movie that makes Ryan Fitzpatrick’s starting...
  • Bellator 123 preview: Will Bobby Lashley make smooth transition back to MMA?

    Bellator 123 preview: Will Bobby Lashley make smooth transition back to MMA?

    TNA World Heavyweight Champion Bobby Lashley makes his grand return to the MMA cage on Sept. 5 at Mohegan Sun, according to a Sept. 1 report from MMANews.com. Lashley, 38, battles hard-hitting power slugger Josh Burns (8-7) in a heavyweight scrap that will be featured on the main card of Bellator...
  • New Orleans Saints name 10-man practice squad: Pierre Warren included

    New Orleans Saints name 10-man practice squad: Pierre Warren included

    The New Orleans Saints spent Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, working on putting together their 10-man practice squad after every team made their final cuts. There were not a lot of surprises as some young players looked very promising during the preseason, but just didn't have that one extra step to make it...
  • Dallas Cowboys release Ryan Williams to cut to 53 players

    Dallas Cowboys release Ryan Williams to cut to 53 players

    The Dallas Cowboys finished their final cuts to reach 53 players on Saturday afternoon and the most notable cut that the team made was running back Ryan Williams. It wasn’t that long ago that Dallas considered making Williams a second round draft pick, but watched as the Arizona Cardinals drafted...
  • Cleveland Browns announce 2014-2015 season roster

    Cleveland Browns announce 2014-2015 season roster

    It’s official…well sort of. The Browns have set their 53 man roster in preparation for their meeting with Pittsburgh at home for the first game of the season on September 7th. As we all know, nothing is set in stone in the NFL especially with the Browns who keep their team roster on an Etch-a...
  • Minnesota Vikings 2014 roster breakdown: Offense

    Minnesota Vikings 2014 roster breakdown: Offense

    Here is a breakdown of the Minnesota Vikings roster on offense. The Vikings have three quarterbacks, five running backs (two fullbacks), five wide receivers, three tight ends and nine offensive linemen on their 53 man active roster. They also have one running back, two wide receivers, one tight end...
  • Green Bay Packers 2014 roster breakdown: Offense

    Green Bay Packers 2014 roster breakdown: Offense

    Here is a breakdown of the Green Bay Packers roster on offense. The Packers have three quarterbacks, four running backs (one fullback), five wide receivers, four tight ends and eight offensive linemen. They also have one running back, three wide receivers, one tight end and two offensive linemen on...
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