Category Archives: NFL

Raiders get thumbs-up to move to Vegas; economic disaster on the horizon?

CBS Sports reports that the Raiders’ ownership got what it wanted today — approval from their fellow owners to relocate the franchise to Las Vegas. The expectation for the Raiders is they will play two more seasons in Oakland, which … Continue reading

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NFL, to Colin Kaepernick: Nope, we’re not done making your life he**

The Washington Post’s Kevin Blackistone hits the proverbial nail on the head: The National Football League is getting even with quarterback Colin Kaepernick, whose “sin” was to take a knee during the playing of the national anthem on multiple occasions … Continue reading

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FLASH: 49er legend Clark, who made “The Catch,” announces he has ALS

The San Jose Mercury News picks up the details that were first revealed on his blog. “I have ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease,” the legendary 49ers wide receiver wrote. “Those words are still very hard for me to say.” Clark … Continue reading

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Pittsburgh mayor, to local NFL team officials: Nope, no more public money for you!

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports the mayor of Pittsburgh has a blunt message to the city’s NFL team owners: You’ve taken enough public money already. “What we’ve said is there is enough revenue being generated on that piece of land through … Continue reading

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The winner of tomorrow’s Sewer Bowl will be…

Time for you to vote

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This week’s “Award for Arrogance” goes to…

…the Oakland-but-Want-to-Be-Las-Vegas Raiders! The Las Vegas Review Journal has the details. The Oakland Raiders have submitted a proposed lease agreement to the Las Vegas Stadium Authority that would have the team pay $1 a year in rent for the use … Continue reading

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So, Los Angeles has two NFL teams (and cue the laughs)…

…and both basically were not wanted in the cities they used to call home. Nope, be quiet. You know as well as I that if the people of St. Louis and San Diego wanted to get raked over the coals … Continue reading

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