The Broncos continue to deal with the aftermath of a special season that went awry during a divisional-round double-overtime playoff loss to the Ravens, fueled by a 70-yard touchdown pass allowed by the Denver defense in the final minute of regulation.
Defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio was sorry for what happened. But then he got sick of being sorry.
“I got tired of apologizing to our fans that I would see out in the community,” Del Rio told reporters on Tuesday, via quotes distributed...Read Full Story
Green Bay Packers offensive lineman JC Tretter is expected to miss several months after breaking his ankle during a drill on Monday, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
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According to his agent, Alan Herman, Tretter fractured the lower end of his fibula and tore ligaments in his ankle during OTA practice on Monday. The injury occurred during a fumble recovery drill as Tretter’s cleat got stuck in the turf as...Read Full Story
One noticeable absence from OTAs on Tuesday for the Cincinnati Bengals was tackle Andre Smith. Fresh off of signing a three-year, $18 million deal, Smith was not at the voluntary workouts, according to Bengals.com.
Cincy Jungle: Marvin Lewis talks the importance of OTAs
Head coach Marvin Lewis was not worried, though, saying that Smith had to take care of some things before he showed up. With several injuries along the offensive line, the Bengals have had some issues finding bodies during...Read Full Story
The San Francisco 49ers’ proposed stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., will host the 50th Super Bowl.
BOSTON — The 50th Super Bowl will be held in the San Francisco Bay Area and the NFL championship will go to Houston the following year.
Team owners voted Tuesday for the 49ers’ new stadium as host of the 2016 game. That facility in Santa Clara, Calif., is due to open for the 2014 season.
San Francisco beat out South Florida, which was stymied in its bid to stage an 11th Super Bowl...Read Full Story
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A Career That Is Still Awaiting Takeoff
In 2010, the Rams made Sam Bradford the first overall selection in the NFL Draft. The options were far from plentiful that year for any team that was hoping to secure a franchise QB. In fact, the only other signal caller that was chosen in Round 1 was a former Heisman Trophy winner from Florida named Tim Tebow.
Now, Bradford will enter the 2013 regular season having been under center for 42 of a possible 48...Read Full Story
The National Football League is the professional league of American football. It is the most popular sport in America and the most lucrative. It was formed in 1920 with 11 teams and named the NFL in 1922. The league currently consists of 32 teams, all based in cities in the United States. Each team plays a 17 week schedule of 16 games. Two...more
The National Football League is the professional league of American football. It is the most popular sport in America and the most lucrative. It was formed in 1920 with 11 teams and named the NFL in 1922. The league currently consists of 32 teams, all based in cities in the United States. Each team plays a 17 week schedule of 16 games. Two conferences comprise the NFL: the AFC and NFC. The winners of each conference play each other in the Super Bowl, the highest-rated annual sporting event in the U.S.