Category: Sport

Kliff Kingsbury: Remote drafting could actually help teams

Cardinals coach Kliff Kingsbury’s just 40 years old, so he might be more comfortable than many of his brethren with the remote technology required to do football business during the coronavirus outbreak. He’d still prefer to be able to work with players because that’s what coaches do, but he knows that his burden is relative, […]

Mike Gundy pushes for return to college football preparations by May 1

Oklahoma University has banned all in-person events on campus through July 31. The head coach of the Oklahoma State University program nevertheless believes that preparations for a college football season that may not happen at all should commence on May 1. “We have to have a plan, and the plan right now is for them […]

Falcons have to “hone in” on cornerbacks

Falcons General Manager Thomas Dimitroff didn’t draw a diagram showing what the team will be doing in the draft later this month, but he did provide a pretty good hint about one area that they’ll be looking to address. The Falcons released cornerback Desmond Trufant last month and their only other move at the position […]

Ron Rivera: Kyle Allen would have “leg up” in shortened training camp

When Washington traded for quarterback Kyle Allen, head coach Ron Rivera said that the team would head into training camp with the belief that Dwayne Haskins is their starting quarterback. At this point, though, no one can be sure that training camp will be starting on time or that it will unfold in the usual […]

Ravens see Joe Flacco’s brother as a late-round prospect

Former Towson quarterback Tom Flacco appears to be a long shot to get drafted in two weeks, but the Ravens have known Flacco since he was a kid visiting his big brother Joe at the team facility, and they think Tom has a chance. Ravens General Manager Eric Decosta says Tom Flacco has a lot […]

Falcons unveil new uniforms

The Falcons were planning on unveiling their new look next week, but since time has lost all meaning during the coronavirus outbreak, why not go ahead. The team put out photos of the new look on the team website, featuring some stylistic changes including a prominent “ATL” on the fronts of the jerseys. They also […]

Tom Brady: I’ve had concussions, but they won’t make me retire

Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady doesn’t sound like he has any desire to retire any time soon. Asked by Howard Stern whether he should retire from football to protect his brain, Brady acknowledged having multiple concussions during his football career. “I’ve definitely had concussions,” Brady said. But Brady said he loves playing football and wants to […]