Lions’ Eric Ebron, Giants’ Landon Collins beefing on Twitter; internet joins the fun

The beef between Lions tight end Eric Ebron and Giants safety Landon Collins has become better than Monday night’s Lions-Giants game. Ebron got it rolling when he called Collins a “punk” for laying a lick on him. To be fair, Ebron also said Collins played a “good game.” Ebron finished with five catches for 42 …

Week 1 NFL gambling recap: ATS winners from every game

Buffalo running back Mike Tolbert scored on a 1-yard touchdown run early in the fourth quarter, and the Bills’ defense shut down the Jets, forcing two turnovers and holding New York to just 214 total yards. Savvy Jets Cheap Goalie Jerseys bettors mighthave been able to salvage a push or win if they were lucky …

Khalil Mack is endorsing Mack Trucks because Draymond Green told him to

It’s become borderline cliché to say 2016 NFL Defensive Player of the Year Khalil Mack hits like his namesake 18-wheeler. That kind of branding opportunity wasn’t lost on the good folks at Mack Trucks. After three devastating seasons in the league and an impressive turnaround in Oakland, the Raiders star has signed the endorsement deal …

Trade James Paxton for all the prospects before he breaks

“I still love the A’s, they were the first team to give me an opportunity to play in the big leagues. I love Oakland all the time.” He also specifically pointed out his love for A’s manager Bob Melvin, saying “he’s the best manager for me so far,” at which Melvin said: “I know he …

Vikings coach Mike Zimmer says he needs two more eye surgeries

Mike Zimmer suffered a detached retina last Halloween and needed emergency surgery on his right eye a month later. The Vikings coach, who has had four surgeries on his compromised eye so far, told reporters Thursday he will need two more procedures that will hopefully correct the issue for good. Zimmer had surgery on Nov. …

Rangers reliever Jake Diekman has colon removed

The great Lone Star nightmare is over, exactly one year after it began. Houston had a QB problem; it was handcuffed by the salary of a free-agent bust it no longer wanted. There came Cheap Flag Football Jerseys Cleveland to the rescue, buying a second-round pick with Osweiler as a likely throwaway. It doesn’t matter …

An aggressive play style can come with repercussions in today’s NFL.

Remember that Burfict comparison? Here’s where things come full circle. Burfict has been to the Pro Bowl. Foster has the same potential, maybe even more. But it comes with plenty of concerns. The on-field concerns vary, but the most prominent is style of play. Being a vicious hitter comes at a price. Trying to rattle …

Lamp got beat in a one-on-one pass-blocking situation one time all game

There were a few plays where it looked like either Lamp or somebody else busted the protection against the blitz, but since there is no way for me to know for sure whether it was Lamp’s bust or not, I am not going to make a judgment on those plays. And there was another play …