[Odell Beckham Jr.] Walkin in today to my 997,546 “””RANDOM””” PED drug test today. It’s actually funny how I “randomly” get tested every other week. Dear @NFL please stop sending these people, ur takin away from meeting times and film... thanks #ThisAintWhatYaLookinFor #ThisIsBeyondMeeeee
[Markazi] Filed to ESPN: In a letter sent to Roger Goodell, DeMaurice Smith and David Baker, Pro Football Hall of Famers said they would not attend the annual hall of fame induction ceremony until they received health insurance and an annual salary that included a share of league revenue.
Richard Sherman: To all those ppl including those who made the rule. I want a video of YOU running full speed and being lead by anything but your head while also attempting to bring down a moving target. You will soon realize it’s impossible.
MJD: It’s funny to see all the Steelers players voice their opinion today about LeVeon Bell not showing up. But where were theses voices when the Steelers didn’t get his deal done? Where were the voices during OTAs and mini camp? Why wait until now?
Alan Page is the only defensive player other than LT to win the MVP. He also graduated from the University of Minnesota Law School. He served as Assistant of Attorney General of MN and served 22 years on the MN Supreme Court. He was the first African American to serve.
Infantino"I think I would prefer to see a great MLS game in the U.S. rather than La Liga being in the U.S," "In football, the general principle is that you play a 'home' match at 'home', and not in a foreign country."
[Gabriel] ESPN announcers saying Mack was only a 2-star recruit. Actually he was a 0-Star. Buffalo was only D-I school to recruit him. Rivals automatically assigns a 2-Star to any player who signs with a D-1 school. That’s how he became a 2-star
Peach Bowl Inc. and Mercedes-Benz Stadium announce signing of a new eight-year contract ensuring all Chick-fil-A Peach Bowls and Chick-fil-A Kickoff Games will be played in the facility through 2025.
NFL Agent about longer season:There’s a way everyone could be happy. Go to 18-20 games, 0-2 pre season games, 2 bye weeks. Expand rosters to 65 from 53, a minimum of 25% of every single NFL contract is fully g’teed. Would allow players to make more, owners to make more, fans and media to enjoy more.
[Pelissero] Clay Matthews called his critical roughing the passer penalty “a terrible call”, but I’m told the NFL is actually going to include that play — and #Vikings LB Eric Kendricks’ similar penalty — on a teaching tape that reiterates the “scoop-and-pull” technique is a foul.
[Adam Schefter] Over next two days, 1,184 NFL players will be fired from their jobs. Some will return to practice squads, but many will have no choice but to move on. There is no busier transactional time in the NFL than this weekend. For many it is a brutal weekend they won’t forget.