Steelers cornerback William Gay knows that being a good, open communicator on the field can push Pittsburgh to perform better as players. Gay’s refreshing communication off the field regarding the Ray Rice domestic violence issue has conversation about the NFL and players going in a new direction.
Roger Goodell answered tough questions about what the league knew about that elevator video, and when.
The Pittsburgh Steelers (1-0) will face the Baltimore Ravens (0-1) at M&T Bank Stadium during Thursday Night Football on Sept. 11, 2014. Both teams need to make quick improvements to areas, mainly on defense, that could decide their fate in the AFC North rivalry game.
Here is how players, sports pros and regular folks reacted to Ray Rice’s suspension on Twitter.
Former Steelers linebacker James Harrison joined Bob Pompeani Saturday to talk about his recent retirement and look back on his career.
It seems we’ve jumped into the pool of relativism since we got wind of Josh Gordon’s season-long suspension for marijuana use. You have the indignant faction that can’t believe someone who smokes weed gets a year while Ray Rice skates with a two-game suspension
Acknowledging he “didn’t get it right” with a two-game suspension for Ravens running back Ray Rice, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced tougher penalties for players accused of domestic violence, including six weeks for a first offense and at least a year for a second.
No matter what Ray Rice said yesterday, it can’t change what he did or the near-universal perception that aristocrats get more chances than we do. But Rice made one refreshing statement: His wife could do no wrong.
All you’re going to do about Ray Rice is be mad — and continue to spend money on the National Football League.
Bob Pompeani hosted a roundtable discussion about the Ray Rice suspension with Amy Lawrence of CBS Sports Radio and Andrea Hangst of The Bleacher Report.
The NFL just announced that the NFL Draft will not be held at Radio City Music Hall in New York City next year. Here is my list of places that I’d like to see the NFL Draft.
All eyes and iPhones were on Johnny Manziel, who squirmed in his seat for 21 picks before landing in the wasteland we call Cleveland. He forced a smile and his signature salutation, rubbing his thumb and forefinger, a metaphor for counting his cash.
Will anything weird happen at the NFL Draft? Probably. But until then, here are our five favorite goofy NFL Draft moments.
The NFL will place a heavy emphasis on enforcing its player conduct rules, something Rams coach Jeff Fisher calls “a front-of-the-book issue.”
Even by the pro athlete’s subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.