Pro Football Hall of Fame
Perennial All-Pro linebacker Derrick Brooks and wide receiver Marvin Harrison were among 25 semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s class of 2014 announced Wednesday night.
CBS announced Wednesday that he will leave the booth after this season. The 64-year-old Dierdorf has called NFL games for three decades, the longest current tenure by a TV analyst.
The NFL has reached a tentative $765 million settlement over concussion-related brain injuries among its 18,000 retired players, agreeing to compensate victims, pay for medical exams and underwrite research.
Donovan made a name for himself as a feisty defensive tackle for the Baltimore Colts, helping the team to world championships in 1958 and 1959.
Parcells seemingly spoke for everyone in the Hall of Fame gathered Saturday night. “There’s a kinship created that lasts for the rest of your life,” he said about his experience as one of the NFL’s most successful coaches.
Strahan didn’t take kindly to Sapp’s remark, tweeting, “You never cease to amaze me! Enjoy your moment. You don’t need to take a shot at me to justify yourself to other people.”
Bill Parcells made the cut and was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, while Michael Strahan misses out.
If the selection committee doesn’t pick Michael Strahan for the Hall of Fame on Saturday, they’ll have to answer to Osi Umenyiora and Justin Tuck. And nobody wants that.
Single-season sacks leader Michael Strahan and two players who tried to block him are among 15 modern-era finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
NFL great Lawrence Taylor, reliving a night to forget, admitted on Wednesday that he paid for sex with a “very, very pretty” prostitute in 2010, but denied accusations that he ignored obvious signs that she was a teen runaway in distress.
The NFL said Sabol died Tuesday, 18 months after he was diagnosed with a tumor on the left side of his brain. Sabol started working with his father Ed, NFL Films’ founder, in 1964.
Too often we hear of someone with daddy issues who uses a tough puberty to preclude them from trying. Curtis Martin is not only what’s good about football, but what’s good about sports, about men, about mankind.
Curtis Martin escaped difficult odds to establish a remarkable Hall of Fame career and make a significant impact away from football.
New York Jets’ favorite Curtis Martin was among the class enshrined
This is shaping up to be quite a weekend for Gang Green. The highlight of Friday’s practice was when Mark Sanchez threw a “game-winning” touchdown to Patrick Turner, after the defense dominated almost all of the workout.