Richardson, who rushed for 950 yards as a rookie despite playing most of last season with broken ribs, had gained just 105 yards on 31 carries this season and didn’t have the breakaway speed the Browns’ new regime was looking for.
Every year around this time, I find myself getting asked the same question over and over again from people who know I enjoy football. “So, who do you like this season?”
Chatty or not, it probably won’t be possible for T.J. Yeldon to maintain that low profile as he takes over the lead role in ‘Bama’s backfield after shining on national stages as a freshman.
The Giants undoubtedly have a high-powered offense, but their defense must prove they can hold.
Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora took exception to the rookie’s comments, and decided to issue a challenge to the third-overall draft pick. “If (Trent) looks on tape and he thinks he sees some candy, come try and get it,” Umenyiora said.
JPP has gone from All-Pro to all frowns. Why? The sacks aren’t coming. “I’m not having that fun I’m used to,” he said Thursday.
Rookie quarterbacks Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III have what it takes to succeed in the NFL.
A lot is expected of a top-10 draft pick, no matter their position. See who will do what once the season kicks off.
ACL and Achilles Tendon injuries are accounting for most of the times missed by NFL stars this preseason.
If David Wilson is as gifted as he is confident, Giants fans will be in for a treat.
In a bowl season that saw several out-of-this-world offensive performances, we were all reminded last night of the oldest and truest cliché in sports.
Jeremy Shelley kicked five field goals and Trent Richardson broke a 34-yard touchdown run late in the fourth quarter as No. 2 Alabama beat No. 1 LSU 21-0 on Monday night—the first shutout in BCS title game history.
While the BCS system is flawed, the title game features, without a doubt, the correct matchup.
Back in early September, Andrew Luck was considered the heavy favorite—but the trophy is won on the field.
The SEC Championship game is the granddaddy of all conference title games. LSU-Georgia sounds great on paper and I’m sure it’ll be competitive (for at least the first half). But there’s no denying a layer of drama has been taken off this matchup.