NFL Draft 2024 ‘The Beast’ Guide: Dane Brugler’s scouting reports and player rankings

[ad_1] Finally! It’s here. I’m thrilled to share this year’s draft guide with everyone. I don’t remember who first referred to it as “The Beast,” but I use that moniker as motivation to make sure this annual primer lives up to the nickname — and I don’t think I’ve let you down this year. Every … Read more

O.J. Simpson’s death reignites discussions on his complicated legacy

[ad_1] O.J. Simpson’s death reignites discussions on his complicated legacy – CBS News Watch CBS News O.J. Simpson, the former football star and central figure of a sensational 1995 murder trial, passed away from prostate cancer. Simpson was found not guilty of killing his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman. The charges, … Read more

Former NFL star O.J. Simpson, who was acquitted of double murder, dies at 76

[ad_1] Former NFL star O.J. Simpson, who was acquitted of double murder, dies at 76 – CBS News Watch CBS News O.J. Simpson, a former NFL star who was acquitted of double murder, died following a battle with cancer at the age of 76. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, … Read more

Why Gaelic footballers have the NFL’s attention: ‘These lads can kick balls’

[ad_1] TAMPA, Fla. — A tall lad with tousled brown hair and ruddy cheeks flipped through the pages of his light green leather notebook, looking at “wee reminders” to get his head right. Killer mindset YOU ABSOLUTELY DESERVE THIS Teams are watching me. Brilliant! The kicking workout was the grand finale of the NFL’s International … Read more

As a son and brother, Penn State’s Adisa Isaac ‘juggled a lot’ — now comes the NFL

[ad_1] STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — When Adisa Isaac was in third grade, he asked a lot of questions, as third graders do. There was one that needed thoughtful explanation: “Why are my brothers and my sister different?” His mother, Lisa Wiltshire-Isaac, expected this day would come. Of her four children, Adisa was the only one … Read more

Sex offender, ex-Jags employee sentenced to 220 years in prison

[ad_1] A U.S. District judge in Florida sentenced a convicted sex offender to 220 years in federal prison for producing, receiving and possessing child sex abuse material, and for hacking the jumbotron in the Jacksonville Jaguars’ stadium after the team did not renew his contract upon learning that he was a registered sex offender. U.S. … Read more

Aaron Rodgers and a VP bid that never was: ‘That would’ve been really interesting’

[ad_1] OAKLAND — The quarterback wasn’t there. No mention of his name across two hours. Maybe there was no need. The mere prospect of a pairing had already served its purpose — driving news cycles, stirring speculation, drumming up intrigue around a longshot bid for the White House by an outsider intent on defying political … Read more

How one motion play swept through the NFL in 2023: ‘Everybody is copying it’

[ad_1] It didn’t take longer than a week or two for the idea to proliferate across the league. Early in the second quarter of their Week 1 game against the Los Angeles Chargers, Miami Dolphins head coach Mike McDaniel called a short out motion to set up a 28-yard catch for receiver Tyreek Hill. The … Read more

Coaches confidential: How NFL middle management secretly shares salary information

[ad_1] INDIANAPOLIS — Large men wearing hats and jackets representing different NFL clubs sit around tables eating lunch and drinking beer in groups of two or three or four. One man stands in front of the group and gestures emphatically, spreading his arms wide and counting on his fingers. Another walks around the room passing … Read more