The NFL has landed in Hawaii to begin final preparations for what might be the last Pro Bowl game ever played. For those of us who work it, this is our baby, and we are pulling out all the stops to give the game its best possible chance to succeed. Two critical pieces that will help determine the decision whether to continue playing the All-Star game are ticket sales, and the performance of the athletes on the field. The latter is out of our hands, but we have good reason to hope. The players fought hard to keep this game — and keep it in Hawaii — during the last round of labor negotiations, and they are well aware that […]
We hope you all had a wonderful end to the holiday week as we all prepare for New Years’ Eve, and a wild week 17 in the NFL. We didn’t let the holidays slow us down, as we churned out a fresh batch of great content for you to consume. Enjoy.
It’s week 16 and with the Lions officially eliminated from the playoffs, all eyes turn to Calvin Johnson and his pursuit of Jerry Rice’s all-time receiving record.
Jason Smith ponders what a cross-country road trip between the New York Jets quarterbacks might sound like.
Posted: Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012 | NFL.com staff | Tags:
During each week of the season we will collect and curate the best Instagram photos from our NFL photographers. Here are our picks for Week 4. Follow @NFL on Instagram. Washington Redskins at Tampa Bay Buccaneers Seattle Seahawks at Carolina Panthers Oakland Raiders at Denver Broncos New York Giants at Philadelphia Eagles San Francisco 49ers at New York Jets
Posted: Tuesday, September 25th, 2012 | NFL.com staff | Tags:
During each week of the season we will collect and curate the best Instagram photos from our NFL photographers. Here are our picks for Week 3. 1. Detroit Lions at Tennessee Titans 2. St. Louis Rams at Chicago Bears 3. New York Jets at Miami Dolphins 4. Cincinnati Bengals at Washington Redskins 5. Atlanta Falcons at San Diego Chargers Follow @NFL on Instagram.
What is the best storyline for the 2012 NFL season?
Mikel Leshoure has been suspended by the NFL for the first two games of the 2012 season. Jahvid Best is the obvious beneficiary.
With the 16th pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, the Jets selected North Carolina DE Quinton Coples, and the reaction was mixed from some 3,500 Jets fans on hand at MetLife Stadium. While some cheered, others booed, with hopes of Melvin Ingram heading to New York shattered. It’s been chaos and excitement surrounding the draft, for all but one, who says his focus is elsewhere.
Thanks to the good folks at Panini America trading cards, football fans can get an early glimpse of what some of the top picks in the 2012 NFL Draft look like in their new team colors.
These gifs of the 2012 NFL Draft picks are worth a thousand words. 1. Indianapolis Colts – Andrew Luck 2. Washington Redskins- Robert Griffin III 4. Minnesota Vikings – Matt Kalil 5. Jacksonville Jaguars – Justin Blackmon 6. Dallas Cowboys – Morris Claiborne 7. Tampa Bay Buccaneers – Mark Barron 13. Arizona Cardinals – Michael Floyd 16. New York Jets – Quinton Coples 17. Cincinnati Bengals – Dre Kirkpatrick 18. San Diego Chargers – Melvin Ingram 20. Tennessee Titans – Kendall Wright 25. New England Patriots – Dont’a Hightower 28. Green Bay Packers – Nick Perry
Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 | NFL.com staff | Tags: 2012 NFL Draft, Andrew Luck, Arthur Jones, Chandler Jones, Chase Minnifield, Dan Herron, Davin Meggett, Drake Dunsmore, Emmanuel Acho, Jeff Fuller, Jonathan Massaquoi, Matt Kalil, Mohamed Massaquoi, Oliver Luck, Ryan Kalil, Visanthe Shiancoe, William "Link" Lyman
Several players in this year’s draft crop have family connections to the NFL, starting with Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck.