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# nfl - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

NFL and Sky extend deal for another five years
# Us Sport
# Us Sport

NFL and Sky extend deal for another five years

Aug 12th 2020, 3:10 PM 4,313 Views 4 Comments

Viewers in Ireland will have access to a freshly-branded dedicated channel on Sky.

# nfl - Sunday 9 August, 2020

NFL player to miss 2020 season after positive Covid-19 test uncovers serious heart condition
# Health
# Health

NFL player to miss 2020 season after positive Covid-19 test uncovers serious heart condition

Aug 9th 2020, 1:48 PM 11,013 Views 0 Comments

Minnesota Vikings linebacker Cameron Smith requires surgery.

# nfl - Saturday 8 August, 2020

NFL cornerback to face armed robbery charges
# Problems
# Problems

NFL cornerback to face armed robbery charges

Aug 8th 2020, 5:49 PM 6,760 Views 0 Comments

DeAndre Baker previously denied wrongdoing during an initial court appearance on 19 May.

# nfl - Friday 7 August, 2020

66 NFL players opt out of 2020 season due to coronavirus concerns
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

66 NFL players opt out of 2020 season due to coronavirus concerns

Aug 7th 2020, 11:58 AM 7,221 Views 2 Comments

The Patriots have seen the most withdrawals, including linebacker Dont’a Hightower and safety Patrick Chung.

# nfl - Monday 3 August, 2020

Philadelphia Eagles head coach tests positive for Covid-19
# Us Sport
# Us Sport

Philadelphia Eagles head coach tests positive for Covid-19

Aug 3rd 2020, 9:47 AM 6,119 Views 2 Comments

The NFL season is due to start next month.

# nfl - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

New England Patriots rocked as six players opt out over virus fear
# Unavailable
# Unavailable

New England Patriots rocked as six players opt out over virus fear

Jul 28th 2020, 6:38 PM 12,079 Views 6 Comments

The individuals included Dont’a Hightower and Patrick Chung, two three-time Super Bowl champions

# nfl - Friday 24 July, 2020

Deal nears for 2020 NFL season with union execs backing
# On Course
# On Course

Deal nears for 2020 NFL season with union execs backing

Jul 24th 2020, 11:05 PM 4,298 Views 0 Comments

Teams are planning a full 16-game schedule per club with fans able to attend games in some cities as allowed by governments,

# nfl - Thursday 23 July, 2020

NFL ex-Redskins to be Washington Football Team for 2020
# New Era
# New Era

NFL ex-Redskins to be Washington Football Team for 2020

Jul 23rd 2020, 7:44 PM 6,623 Views 5 Comments

The team made the announcement in the wake of growing US social movements against racist symbols and monuments.

# nfl - Monday 13 July, 2020

NFL's Redskins confirm they will change their name after sponsor pressure over racism
# NFL
# NFL

NFL's Redskins confirm they will change their name after sponsor pressure over racism

Updated Jul 13th 2020, 2:21 PM 26,053 Views 61 Comments

A new name will not be announced immediately because of ongoing trademark issues.

# nfl - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

DeSean Jackson sorry for 'appalling' social media posts
# Ill-judged
# Ill-judged

DeSean Jackson sorry for 'appalling' social media posts

Jul 7th 2020, 10:05 PM 12,104 Views 2 Comments

Philadelphia Eagles may take action against the player for anti-Semitic posts.

# nfl - Monday 6 July, 2020

Super Bowl MVP Mahomes agrees 10-year extension 'worth over $400m' with Chiefs
# NFL
# NFL

Super Bowl MVP Mahomes agrees 10-year extension 'worth over $400m' with Chiefs

Jul 6th 2020, 9:02 PM 8,848 Views 12 Comments

Mahomes had two seasons remaining on his current deal.

# nfl - Monday 29 June, 2020

Cam Newton makes New England Patriots switch
# Shipping Up To Boston
# Shipping Up To Boston

Cam Newton makes New England Patriots switch

Jun 29th 2020, 8:35 AM 7,641 Views 5 Comments

The former Carolina Panther is on the move.

# nfl - Friday 26 June, 2020

Opinion: Young Premier League footballers taking inspiration from across the water
# Blm
# Blm

Opinion: Young Premier League footballers taking inspiration from across the water

Jun 26th 2020, 12:43 PM 2,818 Views 0 Comments

It’s a whole new ball game for this generation of activist soccer players.

# nfl - Monday 22 June, 2020

Union advises NFL players to stop training together as virus cases spike in several states
# Trouble In America
# Trouble In America

Union advises NFL players to stop training together as virus cases spike in several states

Jun 22nd 2020, 7:43 PM 4,648 Views 0 Comments

Major League Baseball is shutting down all spring training facilities in Florida and Arizona — two states in which the virus is on the rise.

# nfl - Thursday 18 June, 2020

Trump performs u-turn and says Kaepernick deserves another shot at the NFL
# Change Of Mind
# Change Of Mind

Trump performs u-turn and says Kaepernick deserves another shot at the NFL

Jun 18th 2020, 12:19 PM 8,711 Views 10 Comments

The US president has made a considerable departure from his 2017 comments, when he called for protesting players to be expelled from the league.

# nfl - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

NFL chief Goodell encourages clubs to sign exiled Kaepernick
# Leaving The Door Open
# Leaving The Door Open

NFL chief Goodell encourages clubs to sign exiled Kaepernick

Jun 16th 2020, 9:01 AM 3,969 Views 10 Comments

Goodell invited Kaepernick’s input on racial and socail programmes that are being run by the league.

# nfl - Friday 12 June, 2020

NFL says it would be 'awesome' to work with Kaepernick as it pledges $250m to fight racism
# Black Lives Matter
# Black Lives Matter

NFL says it would be 'awesome' to work with Kaepernick as it pledges $250m to fight racism

Jun 12th 2020, 9:10 AM 4,993 Views 8 Comments

Kaepernick’s ‘doing real impactful work,’ a league source said. ‘Getting him in some way would be amazing for us.’

# nfl - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

NFL team remove statue of former owner
# Different Times
# Different Times

NFL team remove statue of former owner

Jun 10th 2020, 10:22 PM 12,819 Views 5 Comments

The move came two years after Jerry Richardson sold the Carolina Panthers in disgrace following allegations of racism.

# nfl - Monday 8 June, 2020

NFL star 'received death threats' over flag comments
# Reaction
# Reaction

NFL star 'received death threats' over flag comments

Jun 8th 2020, 12:19 PM 5,907 Views 6 Comments

The wife of New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees revealed the news.

# nfl - Saturday 6 June, 2020

'We admit we were wrong': NFL accepts it should have listened to players' racism protests
# Black Lives Matter
# Black Lives Matter

'We admit we were wrong': NFL accepts it should have listened to players' racism protests

Jun 6th 2020, 9:55 AM 6,996 Views 14 Comments

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell posted a video on Friday night as widespread protests continue in the United States.

# nfl - Thursday 4 June, 2020

Brees apologises for 'insensitive' remarks that provoked anger from team-mates
# Backlash
# Backlash

Brees apologises for 'insensitive' remarks that provoked anger from team-mates

Jun 4th 2020, 2:22 PM 6,413 Views 2 Comments

The New Orleans quarterback had said that kneeling as a means of protest was “disrespectful” to the US flag.

Drew Brees sparks backlash from team-mates over opposition to NFL protests
# Anger
# Anger

Drew Brees sparks backlash from team-mates over opposition to NFL protests

Jun 4th 2020, 8:24 AM 6,538 Views 5 Comments

The New Orleans Saints quarterback has been criticised by athletes from inside and outside the NFL, including LeBron James.

# nfl - Thursday 28 May, 2020

'Do you understand NOW?' - LeBron James among athletes outraged at George Floyd's death
# Anger
# Anger

'Do you understand NOW?' - LeBron James among athletes outraged at George Floyd's death

May 28th 2020, 2:44 PM 9,858 Views 1 Comment

The Los Angeles Lakers playmaker contrasted the incident with the kneeling protests of former NFL star Colin Kaepernick in 2016.

# nfl - Sunday 24 May, 2020

Colin Kaepernick's girlfriend Nessa Diab blasts NFL for 'retired' tag
# Unimpressed
# Unimpressed

Colin Kaepernick's girlfriend Nessa Diab blasts NFL for 'retired' tag

May 24th 2020, 6:16 PM 11,613 Views 7 Comments

She complained about the designation in a social media post.

# nfl - Thursday 21 May, 2020

ESPN follow up Last Dance success by announcing 9-part documentary on Tom Brady
# Coming Up
# Coming Up

ESPN follow up Last Dance success by announcing 9-part documentary on Tom Brady

May 21st 2020, 8:44 PM 14,465 Views 22 Comments

The legendary QB is next to get the Michael Jordan treatment on ESPN.

# nfl - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

NFL testing modified masks for players next season
# New Measures
# New Measures

NFL testing modified masks for players next season

May 19th 2020, 3:33 PM 3,364 Views 0 Comments

A league official says players will likely be asked to wear masks if the league returns in September.

# nfl - Saturday 16 May, 2020

NFL duo Baker and Dunbar surrender to police over armed robbery charges
# Turned In
# Turned In

NFL duo Baker and Dunbar surrender to police over armed robbery charges

May 16th 2020, 10:11 PM 7,327 Views 5 Comments

Baker also faces four counts of aggravated assault related to an alleged incident at a party.

# nfl - Friday 15 May, 2020

Florida police issue arrest warrants for NFL players after alleged robbery at party
# Miramar
# Miramar

Florida police issue arrest warrants for NFL players after alleged robbery at party

May 15th 2020, 11:37 AM 5,476 Views 3 Comments

Witnesses told police the two allegedly took thousands of dollars in cash, expensive watches and other valuables.

# nfl - Monday 11 May, 2020

Leading White House adviser says NFL season 'impossible' with current level of coronavirus infection
# Doubts
# Doubts

Leading White House adviser says NFL season 'impossible' with current level of coronavirus infection

May 11th 2020, 6:33 PM 2,727 Views 2 Comments

Dr Anthony Fauci said third- or half-full stadiums would be a possibility, but only if America can significantly curtail COVID-19 before September.

# nfl - Friday 8 May, 2020

NFL unveils business-as-usual schedule
# Any Given Sunday
# Any Given Sunday

NFL unveils business-as-usual schedule

May 8th 2020, 8:14 AM 5,641 Views 4 Comments

While the league holds open the possibility of changes, it has scheduled a 17-week season starting on 10 September.

# nfl - Thursday 7 May, 2020

Tiger-Phil TV golf battle with NFL stars to bring in $10 million for coronavirus relief efforts
# Charity Match
# Charity Match

Tiger-Phil TV golf battle with NFL stars to bring in $10 million for coronavirus relief efforts

May 7th 2020, 9:39 PM 7,201 Views 2 Comments

“The Match: Champions for Charity” will be played at Medalist Golf Club in Hobe Sound, Florida,

# nfl - Monday 4 May, 2020

NFL scraps four London games for coming season
# Overseas
# Overseas

NFL scraps four London games for coming season

May 4th 2020, 6:18 PM 4,042 Views 1 Comment

A game set for Mexico City’s Azteca Stadium has also been cancelled.

Cowboys agree one-year $3 million deal with Andy Dalton
# Dak-up Plan
# Dak-up Plan

Cowboys agree one-year $3 million deal with Andy Dalton

May 4th 2020, 3:12 PM 10,090 Views 11 Comments

The ousted Bengals quarterback could earn up to $7 million with incentives, but will have to dislodge Dak Prescott.

# nfl - Sunday 26 April, 2020

Jameis Winston signs for Saints after losing Tampa job to Tom Brady
# NFL
# NFL

Jameis Winston signs for Saints after losing Tampa job to Tom Brady

Apr 26th 2020, 7:27 PM 7,610 Views 3 Comments

The 2015 #1 pick will fight for a place as backup to Drew Brees.

# nfl - Saturday 25 April, 2020

'Couldn't help but investigate a GOAT running wild' - Tampa Mayor apologises to Brady
# Sorry
# Sorry

'Couldn't help but investigate a GOAT running wild' - Tampa Mayor apologises to Brady

Apr 25th 2020, 10:24 PM 10,376 Views 3 Comments

The Buccaneers’ new signing was working out in a park when he was ejected.

# nfl - Friday 24 April, 2020

Quarterback Joe Burrow taken first in the 2020 NFL Draft
# The Cincinnati Kid
# The Cincinnati Kid

Quarterback Joe Burrow taken first in the 2020 NFL Draft

Apr 24th 2020, 7:55 AM 11,191 Views 15 Comments

The draft was due to be held in Las Vegas but took place virtually owing to the coronavirus.

# nfl - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Rob Gronkowski reunited with Tom Brady at Buccaneers
# Comeback
# Comeback

Rob Gronkowski reunited with Tom Brady at Buccaneers

Apr 21st 2020, 11:02 PM 11,884 Views 8 Comments

The Hall of Fame shoo-in has made a stunning return from retirement.

Tom Brady kicked out of Tampa park for working out during lockdown
# Stay At Home
# Stay At Home

Tom Brady kicked out of Tampa park for working out during lockdown

Apr 21st 2020, 11:39 AM 8,596 Views 3 Comments

Brady moved to Tampa in the post-season.

# nfl - Monday 13 April, 2020

Former Seattle Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson, 36, dies in car crash
# RIP
# RIP

Former Seattle Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson, 36, dies in car crash

Apr 13th 2020, 6:58 PM 10,092 Views 0 Comments

Russell Wilson is among those paying tribute to Jackson, who passed away last night in Alabama.

# nfl - Monday 6 April, 2020

NFL Draft to be fully virtual as team facilities remain closed
# NFL
# NFL

NFL Draft to be fully virtual as team facilities remain closed

Apr 6th 2020, 9:09 PM 2,648 Views 0 Comments

The 2020 NFL Draft will be fully virtual, commissioner Roger Goodell informed the 32 teams on Monday.