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NBA star LeBron James is asking colleges to stop making offers to his 10-year-old son. Dr. Dan Gould, director of the Institute for the Study of Youth Sports at Michigan State University, weighs in on recruiting young kids.
From: WBUR | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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Thinking out loud … while wondering whatever happened to Mike Torrez. — I’m left with an overwhelming sense of sadness in considering the sale of the Pawtucket Red Sox announced this week. Maybe it’s because it’s the end of an era, one in which...
From: WEEI | By: John Rooke | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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New England Patriots vice president of player personnel Nick Caserio took part in a football panel at the 2015 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference on Saturday, and here is one nugget that captures the essence of the discussion: Moderator Robert Mays...
From: ESPN | By: Mike Reiss | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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The second edition of the full first-round mock draft series. In the last mock the Cowboys took Melvin Gordon out of Wisconsin. Do the Cowboys go offense again or does the defense get reinforcements early? The second edition of the mock draft series...
From: Blogging the Boys | By: DraftCowboys | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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The Patriots star third down running back is a free agent- will he be back on a new deal? The Herald published a note saying that Patriots running back Shane Vereen was looking for $5 million per year on the open market, a number which is far above the...
From: Pats Pulpit | By: Rich Hill | Friday, February 27, 2015
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Days after a 109-point win that had some questioning why they ran up the score, the Francis Lewis Patriots came out red hot again....
From: New York Daily News | By: NICK FORRESTER | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Marshawn Lynch won’t give American media the time of day. Get him on a plane to...
From: NESN | By: Darren Hartwell | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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One month to the day since the Seahawks opted not to give the football to running back Marshawn Lynch on the doorstep of the New England end zone in Super Bowl XLIX, a video has surfaced showing Lynch explaining his position on the most scrutinized play...
From: Pro Football Talk | By: Mike Florio | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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Rich and Ethan's mock draft! Live! Ethan Hammerman and I have decided to hold a Mock Draft in the comments. Get at it. We will allow trades. I have odd pick numbers. Ethan has even pick numbers (meaning that he gets both of Cleveland's picks). If you're...
From: Pats Pulpit | By: Ethan Hammerman | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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Marshawn Lynch spoke at length for the first time about the end of Super Bowl XLIX over the weekend, telling a Turkish reporter that he was “expecting the ball” at the end of last month’s read more...
From: WEEI | By: Christopher Price | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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Seniors Pat Higgins and Tom Brady will be making the trip to Atlantic City
From: Newark Star-Ledger | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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Marshawn Lynch spoke at length for the first time about the end of Super Bowl XLIX over the weekend, telling a Turkish reporter that he was “expecting the ball” at the end of last month’s Super Bowl contest against the Patriots, but said he “had...
From: WEEI | By: Christopher Price | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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This could make sense. Interesting rumor (note: not a report) here from Joe Caporoso from Turn On The Jets: 2) While it isn't locked in yet, the #Eagles are the frontrunner to play the #Patriots on opening night — Joe Caporoso (@TurnOnTheJets) March...
From: Bleeding Green Nation | By: Brandon Lee Gowton | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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Marshawn Lynch finally opened up about the Seattle Seahawks' final offensive play in the Super Bowl, telling a Turkish sports network that he was expecting to get the ball on the much-debated play that ended up sealing the Patriots' XLIX victory.
From: ESPN | By: ESPN.com news services | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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Marshawn Lynch doesn't always talk to the media. But when he does, it's fascinating. The most interesting man in the NFL (maybe a stretch, but he's reaching that level quickly) has decided to speak in detail for the first time about the final offensive...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Eric Edholm | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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Let's take a look at the franchise tag and if we can expect some late movement from the Patriots. Tomorrow, the NFL's two week window to designate the franchise tag closes. Each team can tag one of its upcoming unrestricted free agents to keep said player...
From: Pats Pulpit | By: Offensive Jazz Interference | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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Price calls Butch to discuss the March 2nd deadline for franchise tags, free agency and the Pats' plans going forward. [0:00:54] ... Yeah a little Tom Petty. She was an American girl. I let's talk some football it was once said to me in the age old argument...
From: WEEI | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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With free agency starting next week, the Patriots are in an interesting position: They can keep the three best players in their secondary but spend a fortune, or they could take the frugal route and risk losing Darrelle Revis, Devin McCourty and Brandon...
From: Pro Football Talk | By: Michael David Smith | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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Between now and the NFL draft, prospects will rise and prospects will fall. Scouting reports will change, rumors will emerge, players will be dissected and, eventually, sheer madness will reign supreme as NFL fans become more and more obsessed with the...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Timothy Rapp | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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An inside look at who the Patriots will host in the season opener. Ever since the Patriots won in 2003, it has been tradition for the reigning Super Bowl champion to host the following season's kickoff game. The league always wants to start the season...
From: Pats Pulpit | By: Rich Hill | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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This is one of the better markets for kickers you'll see in an NFL free agency period. As NFL free agency inches closer, the less-heralded kicker position is one that cannot be overlooked. The Cincinnati Bengals could be on the verge of losing Mike Nugent...
From: Cincy Jungle | By: Jason Marcum | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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It was a move of desperation. The Jets were painfully thin at the cornerback position in training camp due to injuries and front office neglect. Using the always popular, "What the heck?" logic the Jets moved safety Antonio Allen to cornerback. The...
From: Gang Green Nation | By: John B | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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In a fairly weak free-agent market for cornerbacks, San Francisco 49ers corner Chris Culliver should receive plenty of interest around the league for teams needing help at the position. Already, the buzz surrounding Culliver is starting to heat up. Continue...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Timothy Rapp | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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Which name should draw the most attention at each position. The Tennessee Titans are poised to spend anywhere from $44 million to $60 million this offseason if they really make a push in free agency. Not only does this organization need to make moves,...
From: Music City Miracles | By: Will Lomas | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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Jonas Gray is determined to be remembered as something other than the greatest one-hit wonder in New England Patriots history. The tailback spoke about how he aims to work harder than ever in 2015.
From: NFL.com | By: Hanzus, Dan | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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Patriots running back Jonas Gray experienced highs, lows and everything in between during the 2014 season. Gray started the year on the practice squad, but was bumped to the active roster in October and became an overnight sensation by running for 201...
From: Pro Football Talk | By: Josh Alper | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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On January 29th, the NFL announced they had joined together with You Tube to bring content to the fans. I've included the story as well as some of the 2015 Combine highlights. The partnership: National Football League and YouTube Announce Strategic Partnership...
From: Canal Street Chronicles | By: cajuncommando58 | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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The commish Gary Bettman sat down with DJ and Joe to discuss the Winter Classic coming to Gillette Stadium, the salary cap in the NHL, and more. [0:00:00] ... Sunday skate we're here with NHL commissioner Gary Bettman Gary thank you very much for joining...
From: WEEI | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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Philadelphia Eagles news and links for 3/1/2015. Let's get to the links... Some Free Agent Talk - Iggles BlitzWe’d all love Devin McCourty, but I just don’t see the Pats letting him hit the market. The player I would like is Rahim Moore from Denver....
From: Bleeding Green Nation | By: Brandon Lee Gowton | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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1. With the franchise tag window set to close on Monday at 4 p.m., it appears we could be in for a record-low number of tagged players. Four players were tagged last offseason, down from eight in 2013 and 21 in 2012. At this point, no players have received...
From: WEEI | By: Christopher Price | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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After showing up late for a Friday meeting following his breakout game against the Colts in November, Patriots running back Jonas Gray went from Sports Illustrated cover boy to under cover. He became nonexistent in the offense, was in and out of the...
From: Boston Herald | By: By Karen Guregian | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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The nature of the NFL draft means that failing to extract any value out of a first-round pick doesn't guarantee a team will struggle in the future. But it certainly doesn't help. In the NBA draft, it's almost impossible to build a winning franchise by...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Joseph Zucker | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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The Tedy Bruschi Division starts the next round! 12. A Hoomangous Catch Folks, Michael Hoomanawanui advances in one of the biggest upsets of the tournament. He beat Bill Belichick laughing at the thought of benching Tom Brady. That's inexcusable. I have...
From: Pats Pulpit | By: Rich Hill | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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The following is a list of notable veterans released or waived since the beginning of February. Players who have indicated they will retire are omitted from the list. We will update the tracker with signings and other cuts throughout the offseason: Ex-Chiefs...
From: Pro Football Talk | By: Mike Wilkening | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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The Patriots are known to defer to receiving the kickoff for the second half. Is it effective? The Patriots won the coin toss in 14 of their 19 games this season, and received the ball after the half 15 times. The one team that won the coin toss and...
From: Pats Pulpit | By: Rich Hill | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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CSN New England's Tom Curran believes free agent G Dan Connolly is a priority free agent for the Patriots.
From: Rotoworld | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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There's news out from the San Francisco 49ers today that they have released WR Stevie Johnson. Johnson, you may recall, used to play on the Buffalo Bills. In fact, Johnson had three straight 1,000-yard seasons with the Bills, and specifically when Chan...
From: Gang Green Nation | By: Scott Salmon | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have a lot of holes to fill. Any 2-14 team does, really. And that means they're going to dip into free agency once again. They have plenty of cap space available -- some $30 million before further cuts, which will happen -- so...
From: Buc 'em | By: Sander Philipse | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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The Patriots have two high-profile free agents hitting the open market this offseason, but they can do something about it.
From: Boston Globe | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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Football is a science. And the only way to succeed is by having a winning formula. Here’s a super serious 5-step offseason plan for the St. Louis Rams in 2015. Step 1:  Relocate Brian Schottenheimer A better opportunity came about for Brian Schottenheimer;...
From: Turf Show Times | By: Brandon Bate | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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The former first-round pick's representation is reportedly talking with Falcons brass. The Falcons parted ways with a few talented players yesterday. Lost in all the fracas over who the team decided to cut, however, was a little more news about who the...
From: The Falcoholic | By: Alec Shirkey | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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Daily links connecting you to articles about the New York Jets and the NFL. Good morning, Gang Green Gangsters! Here are your daily New York Jets links for this Saturday... NY Jets: Greg Cosel is anxious to see how HC Todd Bowles uses DL Quinton Coples....
From: Gang Green Nation | By: David Vill | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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We take a look at the Baltimore Ravens in anticipation of the upcoming season. The Baltimore Ravens had a fairly commanding lead over the New England Patriots heading into the second half of the AFC Divisional game. Playing at Gillette Stadium, the Ravens...
From: Niners Nation | By: WesHanson | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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Stevan Ridley knows he’s got an uphill climb ahead of him. The Patriots running back, who missed the bulk of the 2014 season because of a knee injury he suffered in October in a win over the Bills in Buffalo, told Sirius XM Radio on Friday evening...
From: WEEI | By: Christopher Price | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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Stevan Ridley knows he’s got an uphill climb ahead of him.read more...
From: WEEI | By: Christopher Price | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — It's draft day for the New England Patriots cheerleaders.Auditions are being held Saturday at the John J. Ahern Middle School in Foxborough for candidates hoping to join the 2015 squad to cheer on the defending Super Bowl champions.Organizers...
From: Boston Herald | By: By Associated Press | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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After Russell Bodine's overall performance at center in 2014, should the Bengals keep open the possibility of drafting legitimate competition for him? Or should they not address the position other than a late-round backup? The Bengals drafted Russell...
From: Cincy Jungle | By: BALCO Blue Bombers | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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Check out our (2015 Eagles mock draft central)for more opinions on who could be the #20 pick in April. The 2015 NFL Draft is still far away, but the rumors are heating up now that the NFL Combine is over. The latest scuttlebutt has the Eagles involved...
From: Bleeding Green Nation | By: Brandon Lee Gowton | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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New York Giants headlines for Saturday, 2/28. Good morning, New York Giants fans! Here are your Saturday morning headlines. Beckham tests his soccer skills Remember how Odell Beckham has always maintained he was a very good soccer player as a teen-ager?...
From: Big Blue View | By: Ed Valentine | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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Weekend! John Schneider’s ideal trade scenario, Darnell Dockett & more | Seahawks Draft BlogIn yesterday’s Field Gulls Podcast one of the things we touched on was the 2011 trade involving Mark Ingram. The New Orleans Saints traded their second...
From: Dawgs by Nature | By: Danny Kelly | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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