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Former NFL CB Shawn Springs is now a CEO at a startup aiming to make football safer
February 15th, 2017 at 9:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** Springs has a new football passion, one that he hopes could make the game safer. Drew Hallowell/NFLPhotoLibrary Former NFL cornerback Shawn Springs went from being a first-round draft pick of the Seattle Seahawks in 1997 to the CEO of a startup company that is creating new helmet technology. Springs, who...

Jameis Winston needs a second receiver this offseason
February 7th, 2017 at 5:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jonathan Dyer-USA TODAY Sports Quarterback guru now turned ESPN Analyst Jon Gruden asked then NFL draft prospect QB Jameis Winston after throwing another interception to his favorite receiver Rashad Greene, "What's Jimbo telling you, 'Quit throwing it to Rashad!' " This occurred during Gruden's QB Camp series...

2017 NFL Draft first-round order
February 6th, 2017 at 5:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** The 2016 season is over, and the order for the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft is set. The entire draft order will be announced when compensatory picks are determined and awarded. The 2017 draft is April 27-29 in Philadelphia. Three first-round picks have already been traded, two in...

After Super Bowl LI, it’s the Buccaneers’ turn
February 6th, 2017 at 9:16 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images The Atlanta Falcons somehow managed to blow a 25-point against the New England Patriots. I have no clue how they managed to do that. It was as impressive a display of incompetent implosion as I've seen in quite some time. It...

Goodell: NFL looking at cutting commercials, other changes to speed up games
February 1st, 2017 at 3:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said during his annual pre-Super Bowl press conference that the NFL is examining how to keep games moving â?? and retain TV viewers â?? and expects some changes to be implemented for the 2017 season. Among those changes are a potential reduction of TV timeouts from...