NFL Draft 2014: Five prospects who are May 8’s safest picks – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comJohnny Manziel and Jadeveon Clowney are the most dynamic prospects in the 2014 NFL Draft, but as great their upsides are, they aren’t without peccadillos. Looking back on draft history,…

2014 NFL Draft: Gap between Watkins, rest of WRs not huge – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comIt gets written about enough and put in enough drafts and eventually it’s cemented in the pubic perception and becomes more or less accepted, regardless of whether it actually plays…

Joe Montana, Dan Marino to play in Candlestick finale – NFL.com

Joe Montana, Dan Marino to play in Candlestick finaleNFL.comMichael Silver gets an inside perspective on Candlestick’s most enduring moments from the men who made them happen. READ. Montana began his…

NFL draft preview: Defensive ends – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneAs the NFL draft nears — it takes place May 8-10 — we’re taking an 11-day, position-by-position look at what’s out there and what the Bears need. Bears status.…

Former NFL QB Earl Morrall Dies; Key Part Of Dolphins And Colts Teams – WUWF

WUWF… leg in the fifth game of the season. Morrall guided the team to 11 consecutive wins, winning NFL honors as Comeback Player of the Year and AFC Player of…

Path to the Super Bowl – what the 2014 schedule means for the Broncos – Mile High Report (blog)

Mile High Report (blog)The Denver Broncos start off the 2014 regular season with three play-off teams, including the Super Bowl champs; an early bye; a tough road schedule at the…

Is Mike Glennon on the Buccaneers’ trading block? – NFL.com

Is Mike Glennon on the Buccaneers’ trading block?NFL.comGlennon conducted a private workout for the Cardinals last season, and NFL Media columnist Michael Silver confirmed the team’s interest in the former…

This awesome rugby try looks a lot like Percy Harvin’s Super Bowl touchdown – Washington Post (blog)

Washington Post (blog)If that sounds familiar, that pretty much describes the return Percy Harvin made for the Seahawks at the start of the Super Bowl’s second half. The NFL won’t…

Roger Goodell: Expansion will not dilute NFL playoffs – NFL.com

Roger Goodell: Expansion will not dilute NFL playoffsNFL.comCommissioner Roger Goodell’s position on playoff expansion has gradually pushed the door open for the possibility of instituting the change as soon as…

Top ten NFL games for the 2014 season – DigiNews

Top ten NFL games for the 2014 seasonDigiNewsDenver Broncos at New England Patriots — Sunday, November 2, Week 9. This was the AFC Title Game last year, and it will…

Earl Morrall, who started nine games at QB for the ’72 Miami Dolphins, dies at 79 – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsMorrall won praise from coach Don Shula for his willingness to step aside when Griese returned for the AFC championship game. Griese started in the Super Bowl…

Earl Morrall Is Dead at 79; Led 2 Teams to Super Bowl – New York Times

New York TimesEarl Morrall, who threw 161 touchdown passes in 21 N.F.L. seasons but was best remembered as the backup quarterback who led the Baltimore Colts and the unbeaten Miami…

Frank Supovitz, “Mr. Super Bowl”, To Leave NFL To Start Event Firm

Frank Supovitz, my good friend and NFL SVP of Special Events, is leaving his post as the Senior Vice President of Special Events in charge of site selection and the…

2014 NFL Draft: Matt Miller’s Updated Scouting Notebook – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportWith just two weeks to go until the Houston Texans officially go on the clock to start the 2014 NFL draft, teams throughout the NFL are finalizing their draft…

Roger Goodell expects Tampa to get another Super Bowl – WTSP 10 News

WTSP 10 NewsTampa, FL — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was in Tampa Friday morning, and said he expects Tampa to win a bid to host another Super Bowl, eventually. “I…

Former NFL quarterback Earl Morrall dies at 79 – STLtoday.com

Former NFL quarterback Earl Morrall dies at 79STLtoday.comMorrall won praise from coach Don Shula for his willingness to step aside when Griese returned for the AFC championship game. Griese started…

NFL commissioner expects Super Bowl to return to Tampa – Tampabay.com

Tampabay.comOn when Tampa might host another Super Bowl (the last one here was in February, 2009): “I’m convinced there will be another Super Bowl here in Tampa. I think it’s…

The Four-Time Super Bowl Champion You Might Not Have Known Is a Proud … – TheBlaze.com

TheBlaze.comINDIANAPOLIS – Future Hall of Fame kicker Adam Vinatieri made an appearance at the 2014 National Rifle Association convention on Friday, telling fellow members that the gun rights group is…

NFL Draft economics: Should Falcons trade up to No. 1? – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comOptimists of the deal point to Thomas Dimitroff’s success in making a previous move up the draft board for elite talent. Grabbing Julio Jones in the 2011 NFL Draft cost…

Overlooked Prospects with Top-10 Potential – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportJerry McDonald (@Jerrymcd) April 23, 2014. At 6’7″, 309 pounds, Lewan possesses prototypical size for the position and boasts tremendous athleticism, posting the fastest 40-yard dash time (4.87 seconds)…

A decade after NFL draft day trade for Eli Manning, NY Giants think QB has ‘a … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsA decade after NFL draft day trade for Eli Manning, NY Giants think QB has ‘a lot of years left’. Giants co-owner John Mara recalls feeling ‘physically…

2014 New England Patriots NFL Schedule Released: Can the Pats and New … – Latin Post

Latin PostThe New England Patriots have made it to the last three AFC Championship Games including last season. However, they haven’t been able to win the Super Bowl since the…

NFL draft could grow to 4-day event, Roger Goodell reportedly says – The Oregonian

NFL draft could grow to 4-day event, Roger Goodell reportedly saysThe OregonianThe NFL may be considering taking a step closer to that, according to Jeff Darlington of the NFL, who…

Former NFL Quarterback Earl Morrall Dies at 79 – ABC News

ABC News“When Bob went down, Earl stepped in like nothing happened, and we just won all the games,” Shula said in a 2007 interview. “Then Griese was healthy for the…

2014 NFL Draft: Ka’Deem Carey gets no love – Arizona Desert Swarm

2014 NFL Draft: Ka’Deem Carey gets no loveArizona Desert SwarmNFL.com media analyst Bucky Brooks spent time in the National Football League as a player, then as a scout. He knows…

Roger Goodell: NFL draft might increase to four days – NFL.com

Roger Goodell: NFL draft might increase to four daysNFL.comNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell suggested Friday that the league’s draft process might be adjusted again. In an interview with NFL Media’s Jeff…

Tre Mason Injury: Updates on NFL Draft Prospect’s Wrist and Recovery – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportTre Mason, the former Auburn star and current NFL prospect, will reportedly need to undergo surgery for a wrist injury after the upcoming draft. According to NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport,…

NFC East once again dominates the NFL’s primetime schedule – Awful Announcing

Awful AnnouncingIn each of the last three years, NBC’s primetime finale flex has gone to a divisional game between two NFC East teams. If that once again happens in 2014,…

Roger Goodell: NFL draft could increase to four days – NFL.com

NFL.comIn the wake of Dallas Cowboys owner Mark Cuban’s criticism that the NFL is overextending its reach in the American sports landscape, Commissioner Roger Goodell suggested Friday that the league’s…

Kansas City Chiefs 2014 Home Opponents – KCChiefs.com

Kansas City Chiefs 2014 Home OpponentsKCChiefs.comThe Chiefs will have a better idea of which Jets QB they’ll face in Week 9, likely either second-year QB Geno Smith or former Eagles…

2014 NFL Mock Draft: What if Falcons trade up to No. 1? – CBSSports.com

2014 NFL Mock Draft: What if Falcons trade up to No. 1?CBSSports.comAtlanta Falcons (VIA MOCK TRADE with Houston Texans) — Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina — Talk about a draft…

NFL Draft Profile: Georgia TE Arthur Lynch – Comcast SportsNet Chicago

NFL Draft Profile: Georgia TE Arthur LynchComcast SportsNet ChicagoLynch’s stock ranges from 4th round to as late as undrafted, and if he slips to Day 3 — or free agency…

Surprises from McShay’s Mock Draft – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportIf anyone knows how turbulent this time of the year can be, it’s Todd McShay. The NFL draft analyst for ESPN has seen quite a few huge changes over…

Patrick Willis on Seattle, SF’s Road to Super Bowl – 49ers.com

49ers.comWhile most in the media highlighted San Francisco’s two matchups with the 2013 Super Bowl champion, Willis wasn’t interested in overlooking the 12 weeks of the season that precede his…

Two weeks before NFL Draft, where mocks have Badgers going – FOXSports.com

Two weeks before NFL Draft, where mocks have Badgers goingFOXSports.comTwo weeks from today the NFL Draft begins. Of course, only the first round is Thursday, with rounds 2-3 Friday and…