Tagged: ‘NFL’

What they’re saying: Eagles’ biggest weakness, grades from Bills games, and fight week
August 19th, 2017 at 5:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Eagles head into the third week of the NFL preseason with something special on tap - joint practices with the Miami Dolphins. But before we get to that - and, trust me, we will - there's a more pressing issue at hand. What the hell is going on with the...

Ronald Darby impressive in Eagles debut (with gifs and stuff)
August 19th, 2017 at 1:18 PM
***PHOTO1*** In his Philadelphia Eagles debut against the Buffalo Bills, his former team, Ronald Darby saw two passes come his way. He almost picked off the first target and returned it for a touchdown. The second time the Bills tested him, Darby made them pay with an interception and a long...

Justin Britt supports protesting Michael Bennett during anthem
August 18th, 2017 at 11:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** Oct 23, 2016; Glendale, AZ, USA; Seattle Seahawks center Justin Britt (68) against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium. Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Michael Bennett asked for support from white players in seeking recognition of the social issues in America, and he received some. Seattle Seahawks...

NFL Notes: Jaguars open up QB competition after Blake Bortles’ struggles
August 18th, 2017 at 8:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** After running four times for 21 yards and catching an 11-yard pass against his former team, LeSean McCoy contemplated his cameo performance in the Eagles-Bills preseason game. "Felt good," he said. "If it was a real game? I probably would have gone for about 130." He hasn't changed. McCoy, the...

Chargers OL Russell Okung calls on white players to take public action
August 18th, 2017 at 7:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** Okung amplified the same call of his former teammate, Michael Bennett. Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports Los Angeles Chargers offensive tackle Russell Okung wants more attention to be made to the issues of racial inequality in the country, and he thinks white athletes need to stand up for black ones...