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?
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.
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.
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?