A former New York Jets linebacker pleaded guilty Wednesday to three charges in connection with a domestic dispute that invoked New Jersey’s landmark “revenge porn” law.
Justin Pugh is a candidate to move from the right side to the left side in Beatty’s absence.
The New York Jets’ quarterback competition appears over before it even got started.
Goodell said he has not had time to study a request from the players’ union that he recuse himself from the appeal because he has been focused on the spring owners meetings that concluded Wednesday.
So far, this Jets gig has been a breeze for new general manager Mike Maccagnan. But it has had at least one pothole to navigate.
By all accounts, the Jets have had a great offseason. But Muhammad Wilkerson’s contract squabble continues to be a thorn in the franchise’s side.
The buck stops with Kraft, and he wants no more of it. He was apparently appalled that we’re still talking about “Deflategate” four months after the controversy splashed across every front page.
Earlier this month, Public Policy Polling conducted a national survey that asked 28 questions regarding Americans’ interest in sports.
The change was approved only for 2015, then will be reviewed. But Texans general manager Rick Smith predicts it will become permanent.
Now that Patriots owner Robert Kraft is not appealing his team’s punishments in the deflated footballs scandal, only his quarterback’s challenge remains.
It’s not about greed, he maintains. Beckham believes that players should be compensated more due to the violent nature of professional football.
Tom Brady wants to call Commissioner Roger Goodell as a witness in the appeal of the four-game suspension he was handed for “Deflategate.”
The appeal filed this week says “no reasonable jury” could have found the former Patriots star guilty of killing Odin Lloyd in June 2013 and cites insufficient evidence for a conviction.
The sides have bitterly argued in the court of public opinion. Now the NFL commissioner plans to try to personally settle whether Brady deserves a four-game suspension for using deflated footballs.
It’s a touch premature to tab the Giants as Super Bowl contenders. But thanks to EA Sports, they now have the face to represent such lofty goals.
Photos of Bruno Mars and the Red Hot Chili Peppers at the Super Bowl XLVIII halftime show.