Post Tagged with: "2017 nfl season"

  • Todd Gurley, Aaron Donald Headline Rams Starters Sitting vs. 49ers

    Todd Gurley, Aaron Donald Headline Rams Starters Sitting vs. 49ers

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL December 27, 2017 at 11:56 pm 0 comments

    Todd Gurley and Aaron Donald, both of whom are serious contenders for major awards, will not play in Sunday’s regular-season finale, Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay confirmed after Wednesday’s walk-through. Gurley leads the NFL in scrimmage yards (2,093) and touchdowns (19) and is seemingly competing against Tom Brady for […]

     
  • James Harrison Signs With Patriots After Release From Steelers

    James Harrison Signs With Patriots After Release From Steelers

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL December 26, 2017 at 11:49 pm 0 comments

    The New England Patriots signed former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison to a one-year deal Tuesday. The Patriots released linebacker Trevor Reilly to create a roster spot for Harrison. Harrison, 39, visited the Patriots on Tuesday after clearing waivers on Monday to become a free agent. He posted a photo […]

     
  • Texans OL David Quessenberry Makes NFL Debut After Surviving Cancer

    Texans OL David Quessenberry Makes NFL Debut After Surviving Cancer

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL December 25, 2017 at 11:52 pm 0 comments

    It took a little longer than he expected, but Texans offensive lineman David Quessenberry made his NFL debut in Monday’s 34-6 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Quessenberry was diagnosed with cancer (non-Hodgkin T-lymphoblastic lymphoma) in 2014, just a year after he was drafted by the Texans. He had been on […]

     
  • NFL Week 17 Schedule Finalized With No Sunday Night Game

    NFL Week 17 Schedule Finalized With No Sunday Night Game

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL December 24, 2017 at 11:45 pm 0 comments

    The NFL has finalized its schedule for Week 17, eliminating the Sunday night game so as to ensure that all matchups with playoff implications that affect one another will be played at the same time. The last time the NFL regular season didn’t end with a night game, either on […]

     
  • James Harrison Released by Steelers

    James Harrison Released by Steelers

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL December 23, 2017 at 11:05 pm 0 comments

    In an unexpected move, the Steelers on Saturday released franchise sack leader James Harrison to make room for right tackle Marcus Gilbert, who returns from suspension. Harrison’s agent, Bill Parise, said the parting is amicable, but Harrison was frustrated with a lesser role in the defense and wants to continue […]

     
  • Panthers Owner Jerry Richardson to Sell Team Amid Scandal

    Panthers Owner Jerry Richardson to Sell Team Amid Scandal

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL December 17, 2017 at 11:51 pm 0 comments

    Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson, amid allegations of workplace misconduct, announced Sunday night in a letter on the team website that he plans to put the NFL team he founded up for sale after the 2017 season. The letter came after Sports Illustrated published a story reporting the Panthers settled […]

     
  • Fan Sues New Orleans Saints Over Anthem Protests

    Fan Sues New Orleans Saints Over Anthem Protests

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL December 12, 2017 at 11:43 pm 0 comments

    A season-ticket holder has sued the New Orleans Saints, requesting a refund of his ticket costs and attorneys’ fees because of players who kneel before the national anthem at home games and sat during the anthem in a Week 3 road game. The fan, Lee Dragna, claims in his lawsuit […]

     
  • Carson Wentz Officially Ruled Out for Season With Torn ACL

    Carson Wentz Officially Ruled Out for Season With Torn ACL

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL December 11, 2017 at 11:15 pm 0 comments

    Philadelphia Eagles star quarterback Carson Wentz has a torn ACL in his left knee and will miss the rest of the regular season and the postseason, coach Doug Pederson confirmed Monday. Wentz suffered the injury in Sunday’s victory over the Los Angeles Rams and underwent an MRI on Monday morning. […]

     
  • Rob Gronkowski’s One-Game Suspension Upheld by NFL

    Rob Gronkowski’s One-Game Suspension Upheld by NFL

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL December 5, 2017 at 11:21 pm 0 comments

    New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski’s one-game suspension for a late hit in Sunday’s game against the Buffalo Bills has been upheld after an appeal, the NFL announced Tuesday. The appeal was heard by Derrick Brooks, the appeals officer assigned to the hearing jointly by the NFL and NFL […]

     
  • New York Giants Fire Ben McAdoo and Jerry Reese

    New York Giants Fire Ben McAdoo and Jerry Reese

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL December 4, 2017 at 11:09 pm 0 comments

    The New York Giants cleaned house on Monday, firing coach Ben McAdoo and general manager Jerry Reese in the midst of a 2-10 season. McAdoo told ESPN’s Chris Mortensen in a text message Monday morning that he was out after two seasons on the job. Giants co-owner John Mara confirmed […]