New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft revealed the real story behind a 2005 meeting with Vladimir Putin, during which the Russian president pocketed his Super Bowl ring, worth more than $25,000. Kraft, at the time, claimed the diamond-encrusted bauble was a gift, but he now admits Putin stole it, and the White House intervened when he demanded it back.
Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder refused to give up his beloved team’s name despite a lawsuit and letters from 10 members of Congress. But now it appears he’s bringing in the “pollster”/spin-doctor/Republican Batman Frank Luntz to examine what, exactly, everyone thinks about what everyone else thinks is most racist name in football.
I would have Tebow just to take his virginity.” - Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was asked in 2012 by college kids for his “F*&k, Marry, Kill” choices.
It’s been a long time that we’ve had this name associated with Washington, and I think its time we take a stand and change it.
Based on interviews over the past several weeks with current and former players, I’m told that a current gay NFL player is strongly considering coming out publicly within the next few months — and after doing so, the player would attempt to continue his career.
Despite the damage control talk from Idzik and Rex Ryan in Indy about how much they value Revis, the source told the Daily News on Tuesday that Idzik was “actively” shopping Revis at the combine, and interested teams are now doing their homework on what it would take to get Revis signed to a new contract if they can satisfy the Jets with compensation.
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I love sports but I hate this part of it. If this happens my heart will be broken : (
♫ Revis Island in the stream, that is what we are. No one in between, how can we be wrong. Sail away with me, to another world. And we rely on each other, uh huh. From one lover to another, uh huh. ♫
Who bailed out [Raven’s coaches] Harbaugh and Caldwell? John Fox News, whose late-game decision-making was so conservative and risk averse that Roger Ailes allegedly plans to meet with him about running for president in 2016. JFN had Peyton Manning take a knee with two timeouts and 30 seconds on the clock at the end of regulation.