A little over a month since Sam announced his desire to become the first openly gay NFL player, he lifted 225 pounds 19 times, ran the 40-yard dash in an unofficial time of 4.69 seconds and jumped 30 inches.
Jadeveon Clowney made things tougher for Johnny Manziel and the other potential No. 1 picks Monday.
This could be as good a time as there has ever been for an openly gay player in the NFL. The league will be watching.
With only Jeremy Kerley standing tall in Geno Smith’s arsenal, the Jets could use a stud pass-catcher. And if there is any year to find one in the high rounds, this would be the year.
Thanks to an influx of inked-up stars, tattoos are becoming commonplace in the NFL. But teams may want to take a closer look at what exactly is branded on their prospects’ bodies.
Colorado tight end Nick Kasa and other players said they were asked about their sexual orientation, but did not identify by which teams or what questions they asked. The NFL’s investigation found no such improper questioning.
If you are remotely related to the world of sports and wanted to get your name out there this week – all you had to do was weigh-in on the gays in the NFL discussion. […]
A senior Jets executive says the situation surrounding Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o is “unusual” and “scares you a little bit” in the upcoming NFL draft.
Kasa said in a Denver radio appearance that during interviews with team officials at the combine in Indianapolis: “(Teams) ask you, like, ‘Do you have a girlfriend?’ ‘Are you married?’ ‘Do you like girls?’”
Already a must-watch event for diehard football fans, the NFL scouting combine could see changes that would make the yearly event more dynamic, engaging and fan-friendly.
Good hands are just part of the Toon family legacy. Living up to his father’s reputation is something NIck Toon has prepared for his entire life.
Griffin and Luck both skipped Sunday’s throwing drills as planned, opting instead to do that with familiar receivers in a familiar environment during Pro Day workouts.