Ray Anderson

The NFL is looking to crack down on illegal hits. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

On WFAN: NFL To Levy Suspensions For Dirty Hits

NFL executive vice president of football operations Ray Anderson told WFAN’s Boomer & Carton on Tuesday that the NFL will start instituting suspensions for illegal hits – effective immediately.


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B&C Show Blog & Audio: Bombers Baffled

Texas Rangers’ left-handed hurler Cliff Lee was straight dealin’ last night in the Bronx as the Yankees took one on the chin and now trail the Rangers two games to one in the ALCS.


DeSean Jackson #10 of the Philadelphia Eagles is helped off the field after being laid out by Dunta Robinson #23 of the Atlanta Falcons during their game at Lincoln Financial Field on October 17, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Both players were injured on the play and had to be helped off the field. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

About Time: NFL Gets Tough With Head Hunters

Football can be a hurt business, but there was so much hurting going on in Week 6 of the NFL season that alarms went off at league headquarters.


Trainers check on Detroit Lions linebacker Zack Follett is carried off the field after he was injured during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game  against the New York Giants at New Meadowlands Stadium, Sunday, Oct. 17, 2010, in East Rutherford, N.J. The Lions lost the game 28-20. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

NFL May Start Suspending Players For Violent Hits

The NFL could soon start suspending players for dangerous helmet-to-helmet hits, vice president of football operations Ray Anderson told The Associated Press on Monday.