Ohio Supreme Court will rule on constitutionality of Cleveland’s ‘jock tax’ – The Plain Dealer

Ohio Supreme Court will rule on constitutionality of Cleveland’s ‘jock tax’The Plain DealerCOLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Supreme Court will hear lawsuits by two former National Football League players challenging…

Injury history could hurt Jared Abbrederis in NFL draft – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Injury history could hurt Jared Abbrederis in NFL draftMilwaukee Journal SentinelIndianapolis — Wide receiver Jared Abbrederis of Wisconsin has a history of head injuries that could affect how high he…

6 Ideal Trade Scenarios for Denver Broncos to Pursue This Offseason – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportLike any offseason in the National Football League, speculating on how each team is going to attempt to improve itself and build a winner is always very intriguing. Though…

NFL-commissioned report finds culture of intolerance in Miami Dolphins locker … – Washington Post

Washington PostAn inquiry into the Miami Dolphins’ workplace conditions found examples of harassment, racism, bullying, homophobia, and overall a culture of intolerance and meanness in one National Football League locker…

National Football League Off-Season: Key Dates

The NFL’s 48th Super Bowl Game is over, and the NFL Pro Bowl was a success, but now it’s crunch-time: the NFL Off-Season. This might be the time that the…

The Pro-Gun Ad Too Controversial for the Super Bowl – ABC News (blog)

ABC News (blog)A spat between gun-maker Daniel Defense and the National Football League is over this pro-gun ad you won’t see during this year’s Super Bowl. It features a Marine…

Goodell talking big ahead of Super Bowl – Reuters

ReutersNEW YORK (Reuters) – With gridiron’s biggest game being staged on America’s biggest stage, National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell used the spotlight on Friday to ponder some big plans.…

Why pro cheerleading may be one of Americas worst jobs – KBZK Bozeman News

KBZK Bozeman NewsThat’s just one lesson to be gleaned from a lawsuit filed by a cheerleader for the Oakland Raiders, a National Football League team, which alleges sub-minimum wage pay…

The Super Bowl’s Real Ticket Masters Gear Up for the Biggest Game – Businessweek

The Super Bowl’s Real Ticket Masters Gear Up for the Biggest GameBusinessweekAverage prices for the most expensive events of 2013Most of all, they want to go to this year’s Super…

Super Bowl 2014: Broncos Will Blow Out Seahawks

Super Bowl 2014: Broncos Will Blow Out Seahawks Super Bowl 2014: Broncos Will Blow Out Seahawks http://ift.tt/LJKEx1 The Super Bowl 2014 is just less than two weeks away and the…

Cheapest Super Bowl Tickets Available With Level of Patience – Bloomberg

Cheapest Super Bowl Tickets Available With Level of PatienceBloombergThe biggest bargains on Super Bowl tickets go to those willing to run out the clock. Since 2010, the average ticket resale…

Green Bay Cold Threatens to Outfreeze NFL Ice Bowl Record – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle(Updates with Bengals’ sellout in 10th paragraph.) Jan. 3 (Bloomberg) — The Green Bay Packers may be about to host the coldest game in National Football League history,…

Houston Texans Earn 2014 NFL Draft Number One Pick

The Houston Texans stand where they were before the 2006 NFL Draft: with the Number One Pick in the 2014 NFL Draft in May. The Texans, owned by Robert McNair,…

Chiefs and 49ers lead the way in Pro Bowl selection – Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune(Reuters) – The Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers each had a league-high eight players voted for next year’s Pro Bowl in Hawaii among the selections announced by…

Super Bowl history: How the Super Bowl was born (Part 3 of 5) – The Star-Ledger – NJ.com

Super Bowl history: How the Super Bowl was born (Part 3 of 5)The Star-Ledger – NJ.comIn this third installment of how the Super Bowl was born, Star-Ledger columnist emeritus Jerry…

Ravens Matt Elam Called Megatron What?

What was Baltimore Ravens rookie safety Matt Elam thinking when asked about Calvin Johnson, aka Megatron…THE best wide receiver in the National Football League? Obviously he wasn’t or he wouldn’t…

Mike Tomlin Fined $100,000: Steelers Coach Impeded Jacoby Jones Kickoff Return

Mike Tomlin has been fined $100,000. Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin has been fined $100,000 by the National Football League for impeding the path of Baltimore Ravens Wide Receiver…

Ravens Beat Rival Steelers, Keep Playoff Hopes Alive

Thanksgiving was sweeter in Baltimore when the Ravens beat their rival Pittsburgh Steelers 22-20 in a nail biter finish at M&T Bank Stadium. It was the fifth straight game between…

Are the Ravens Ready to Face the Read-Option?

The 2-1 Baltimore Ravens head to Buffalo to face the 1-2 Bills on Sunday. This is an interesting match-up since the Bills use the read-option offense; it presents a new…

Ravens Defense Steps It Up, How Long Will It Last?

The Baltimore Ravens protected their house and proved the naysayers wrong with a 30-9 win over the Houston Texans at M&T Bank Stadium on Sunday. The win was the perfect…

NFL 2013 Season Kickoff

The Kickoff Game Of The 2013 NFL Season – The World Champion Baltimore Ravens at The Denver Broncos – is just over 24 hours away, and with that the National…

Ravens Deal WR David Reed To Colts For RB Delone Carter

The Baltimore Ravens traded wide receiver David Reed to the Indianapolis Colts in exchange for running back Delone Carter. Carter, a 2011 fourth-round pick from Syracuse, is starting his third…

Deacon Jones: NFL HOF Defensive End Passes At 74

Deacon Jones, The Secretary Of Defense in the NFL, passed away at the age of 74 on Monday. Jones was perhaps the best defensive end in the history of the…

Troubled LB Rolando Ends Short NFL Career

The Baltimore Ravens have one less thing to worry about. Today, troubled linebacker Rolando McClain retired from his three-year career in the National Football League. McClain played for the Oakland…

NFL Wants Miami Dolphins To Remain In South Florida

The National Football League wants the Miami Dolphins to remain a going concern in the South Florida region. That message was communicated via NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell while on the…

Carolyn Moos, Jason Collins, And AIDS

It’s one week since Jason Collins penned an excellent article in Sports Illustrated and announced that he’s the first NBA Basketball player and pro sports athlete to come out as…

Ravens Will Increase Ticket Prices This Year

We had a feeling this was coming, but it’s not a big deal. Tuesday the World Champion (it feels good to say it!) Baltimore Ravens announced they will increase prices…

No Surgery Required For Ravens Linebacker Suggs

  Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs is one of the toughest players in the National Football League. In week 13 he tore his biceps muscle and only missed one game…

Celebration Over, It’s Back to Work They Go…

The long, hard road to the Super Bowl begins as soon as the celebration is over. While the players are still celebrating; the top brass got back to work today…

John Harbaugh: Ravens Head Coach Press Conference After Super Bowl XLVII

John Harbaugh had to breath a sigh of relief after being an instructive part of a goal line stand that kept the San Francisco 49ers from scoring and winning Super…

Ray Lewis: Super Bowl Media Attack Unfair

Ray Lewis should be allowed to bask in the glory that comes with being a 17-year star middle linebacker in the National Football League. Lewis, rightfully called one of the…

NFL Hammers Owners For Lack Of Diversity In Hiring

OK, the NFL issued a statement in the wake of its most terrible record of diversity in hiring in some years. In doing so, the National Football League placed a…

Ravens Suffer Last Second Loss To Rival Steelers

Ouch. It sucks losing, but it is even worse when you lose to your rival at home! The Baltimore Ravens maintained the lead until the fourth quarter when the Pittsburgh…

AFC North Rivals Ravens And Steelers To Meet Again

This feels like déjà vu. Didn’t the Baltimore Ravens just face their rival Pittsburgh Steelers? Oh that’s right; the National Football League hates Ravens. It was only three short weeks…

Dez Bryant Allegedly Hits Mother, Should Be Suspended For NFL Season

“Dez Bryant allegedly hit his mother.” I don’t care what the reason for his alleged actions were, the Dallas Cowboys 3rd year wide receiver has no excuse for hitting his…