Deion Sanders was a guaranteed Hall of Famer, but he believes that the Pro Football Hall of Fame ‘is not exclusive anymore.’
While the NFL Pro Bowl might not be a marquee event on the football calendar, the players who participate get paid pretty well.
The NFL will test some interesting new rules at the 2020 Pro Bowl, but in the long run, it probably doesn’t matter at all.
Derrick Henry has been dominating the NFL of late. His success, however, started from a conversation with Titans running back Eddie George.
Former Bengals wide receiver Chad Johnson is could be making a return to professional football. His plan is a bit unconventional, though.
On Tuesday night, Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly suddenly retired. But what motivated him to call it a career?
Oakland Raiders running back Josh Jacobs grew up homeless. Now that he’s hit the big time, the running back is making sure to give back.
Do you ever wonder how the players in the NFL get paid? Here is some insight into what that process entails.
Chicago Bears linebacker Khalil Mack is a star NFL player on the field, and his excellence extends well beyond the sidelines.
It is one of the most prestigious awards in all of sports. So who has the privilege of deciding who is the NFL MVP and how is the winner chosen?
In recent years, the NFL MVP award has been dominated by quarterbacks. So when was the last time a non-quarterback took home the MVP award?
When Brandon Brooks was pulled from a game early fans were worried. He was very candid about why he left and it sets a great standard.
Many NFL fans and analysts think that there is one formula that NFL teams can use to win. This season is proving this NFL theory very wrong.
NFL players lay their bodies on the line every game, but do they get checks after retirement? How does this system compare to other sports?
Many NBA players are lucky enough to sign massive shoe deals. However, only a select few NFL players have a worthwhile shoe deal.
Defense wins championships, but the modern NFL is all about offense. Who will be the highest paid NFL quarterbacks for the 2020 season?
Steelers linebacker Bud Dupree has seen his share of social media abuse. That’s why he wants you to remember that athletes are people, too.
Jonas Gray was as close to a one hit wonder as you’ll find in the NFL. In the end, a series of unlucky breaks cost him his NFL career.
Fans watching at home don’t care for Booger McFarland on Monday Night Football, and it turns out that NFL players don’t either.
Noting breaks up an NFL game more than tons of penalty flags. This season, penalty rates are on the rise, but fear not, ESPN has a plan.
Cornerback is one of the most important positions in the NFL. These players are often the last line of defense for a teams’ defense. Are there any white cornerbacks in the NFL?
The Seahawks are having a great season. Shaquill Griffin has been a big part of the team’s improved defense. Here’s how Griffin improved his game.
Everybody knows that being an NFL referee isn’t easy, but people are starting to lose their patience. This season has seen more bad calls than usual.
Before moving into the broadcast booth, Cris Collinsworth spent several season with the Cincinatti Bengals. Was he any good as an NFL player?
Each year the NFL awards one player as the most valuable player in the league. This team has had more MVPs than anyone else.
Plenty of NFL players have wild paths to the league. For Raiders’ safety Erik Harris, his story is just a bit crazier than most.
Generally speaking the NFL is a pretty diverse league. However, fans may notice a lack of Latino NFL players. What are the reasons for this?
Watch any NFL game and you’ll probably notice that the referees are pretty old. So why are most NFL referees so old?
Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon has struggled since ending his holdout. He could post a big outing on Sunday, however.
Panthers’ tight end Greg Olsen has a promising broadcasting career in his future, but he’s waiting for the right time to end his NFL tenure.
NFL players are some of the fastest athletes around, but the person with the fastest run of the 2019 season (so far) might surprise you.
While the NFL trade deadline was a dud, we still saw plenty of action this year. Why is the league’s attitude towards trades changing?
Fewer and fewer players are returning kicks in the modern NFL. Here’s why we don’t see kickoff returns anymore.
Darrelle Revis is a Hall of Fame-worthy football player, so when he talks about the best cornerback in the NFL, we’re all ears.
He has a long way to go to becoming a Hall of Fame wide receiver, but Marquez Valdes-Scantling reminds one NFL legend of himself.
While most NFL fans don’t know too much about the CFL, quite a few quarterbacks got their start north of the border.
It’s never ideal to keep one of your best players on the sidelines, but the Minnesota Vikings are wise to keep Adam Thielen out of action.
Playing in the NFL is very rare. That’s why when people noticed this common trait among NFL players, fans took notice.
As a sport whose single-game violence is reported to be much like 63 car crashes, football is the perfect breeding ground for a retirement career filled with similar mayhem. That’s right — the logical next step after hanging up the cleats is donning a pair of tights in the WWE and applying powerful finishing holds …
After a big game last weekend, you might be tempted to start Adrian Peterson on your fantasy football roster. That would be a mistake.
Everyone knows that NFL players are tough. But four specific guys refused to leave the field, even after suffering brutal injuries.
NFL fields are kept in pristine condition thanks to hardworking groundskeepers. How much money to these people make for their work?
Everyone wants their quarterback to be confident. The Minnesota Vikings, however, passed on one free agent because he was too sure of himself.
Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Zach Brown decided to engage in some trash talk before Sunday’s NFL game. On Monday night, he paid the price.
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf has a massive wingspan. But is that freakish size enough to make it as an NFL player?
Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey is a natural on the football field, but struggled in one competition.
The NFL instant replay process is constantly evolving, but the system is still far from perfect. At least the league is trying to improve.
Antonio Brown might have been cut by the New England Patriots, but he took to Instagram to explain why he thinks they should let him play.
Every NFL player has his own pregame traditions. A handful of those rituals, however, involve some pretty strange meals.
Being an NFL referee is no easy job. How do referees get to the NFL level and once they get there are they paid well?