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?
Numbers are important to sports in many ways. One weird connection between sports and numbers are the jersey numbers that athletes wear.
There are plenty of NFL jobs that don’t get much attention. However, this job is one that many people wouldn’t think would ever exist.
Joe Buck has been the face of Fox Sports for more than 20 years. He calls all the big football games. How much does Joe Buck get paid to call a game?
NFL chain gangs are an important part of every game. They can decide football games. So how much does this important crew get paid?
Nothing slows down an NFL game quite like a penalty. This season has seen an increase holding calls. Why is there such a sudden increase this season?
Eagles vs. Packers on Thursday Night Football is one of the must-see games in Week 4 of NFL action, but it’s far from the only one.
Fantasy football is in full swing. There are a few players that were projected to light it up this year, but you might be better off trading them away.
Practice squads are an important part of each NFL team. Can players on this squad make a living wage and just how important are they?
The NFL rule book has it’s fair shair of strange rules. But, we’ve combed the whole thing and found the strangest rules of them all.
While some athletes pick sports-related majors, others take advantage of the opportunity to study their passions and curiosities.
Rishard Matthews recent retirement from the NFL didn’t receive a lot of media attention, but it probably should have.
While most people know Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes as one of best in the game, fewer know about his baseball background.
Rugby and football are similar in many ways. Christian Wade is the latest rugby player to try his hand at the NFL, who else is looking to make a name in the NFL?
J.J. Watt has become one of the most recognizable names in the NFL. But he’s not the only Watt in the NFL, how many brothers are there?
After playing in the NFL some players decide to get into some pretty obscure career paths. Here are a few.
Ryan Fitzpatrick is the definition of a journeyman NFL quarterback. Not many people can name every team the Harvard grad has played for.
Every football fan has a favorite player, but everyone loves these NFL players — if you look at their number of Twitter followers, that is.
Annual Top 100 Players list from NFL Network had many unsurprising names. But one fanbase got snubbed.
With the new kick return rules in the NFL return men are a dying breed. Let’s look back at some of the most exciting players to ever return a kick.
Zach Ertz and Greg Kittle both had fantastic seasons in 2018, but neither are among the top six highest-paid tight ends. Who are the top six?
Everybody loves a comeback. Especially when NFL players are returning from injury. Here are the comeback players to watch this year.
NFL wide receiver Golden Tate played with two Super Bowl-winning quarterbacks, but he says his best QB is one who hasn’t won in the playoffs.
The Green Bay Packers waited until the start of NFL training camp to release veteran DL Mike Daniels, and he quickly signed with a rival.
Ezekiel Elliott wants more money from the Dallas Cowboys, but his usage and the way teams value running backs means he’s not worth it.
Being an NFL draft bust is a big part of the Ryan Leaf story, but he’s writing more chapters on his way to what he hopes is a happy ending.
NBA players must consistently run up and down the court. This led to us asking the question: How many calories do NBA players burn in a game?
More than the NFL, the NBA is known for its tall players. However, there have been a few giants to call the NFL home.