Category Archives: NFC EAST

NFC EAST

The NBA will invest even more in its referees

The NBA announced some major new investments in its referee program on Thursday. The league will create an advisory council on officiating starring Gen. Martin Dempsey and former U.S. Education Secretary/Celebrity Game scoring record holder Arne Duncan. The league will go on a hiring spree and work to keep crews more rested and use virtual… Read More »

Cyprien picked the perfect time to have a bounceback season.

The Jaguars are not picking up Beachum’s four-year, $35 million option, sending the 27-year-old tackle to free agency after just one season in Jacksonville. Ryan Clady, offensive tackle, New York Jets The Jets declined Clady’s $10 million option for 2017, as New York suddenly eyes a potential mass shedding of veterans in order to jumpstart… Read More »

Buccaneers DT Akeem Spence suspended 1 game for substance abuse violation

Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle will serve a one-game suspension without pay for violating the league’s substance abuse policy, the team announced Monday. The violation stems from his arrest in January 2014 for marijuana possession. Spence was arrested last January in Flomaton, Ala., after police said they pulled him over for driving over 100 miles… Read More »

the NFL has delivered a trio of games with major playoff ramifications

NFL football is a Thanksgiving tradition. Important games on Thanksgiving are not. Thanksgiving football has seen a lot of one-sided contests over the past few years. It doesn’t help that the Detroit Lions are usually out of contention by this point. Years of 8-8 Dallas teams gave us some Turkey Day turkeys as well. Well,… Read More »