The two-week window allotted by the NFL for teams to place a franchise tag on their own free agents swings opened Tuesday and there has been rampant local speculation that the Eagles will do just that with quarterback Nick Foles – even though the move makes almost no sense at all.
The phrase "nobody knows anything" is most frequently attributed to Hollywood screenwriter William Goldman, but it could just as easily apply to quarterbacks. That's why we are so fascinated with them and why news about Kyler Murray turning pro or Joe Flacco changing teams sparked so much more debate last week than anything pitchers and catchers did in Florida or Arizona.
Anthony Davis’ comments about being willing to sign long-term with the Boston Celtics stole the show Saturday at NBA All-Star media day, but from Colin Kaepernick to a bet between Seth and Steph Curry, there was much more to discuss.
Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma scored 35 points to lead all scorers in Friday’s NBA All-Star Rising Stars Game at Spectrum Center. Team USA defeated Team World, led by All-Star Ben Simmons, 161-144 in a high-flying, high-scoring contest.
According to published media reports, the NFL reached a financial settlement with QB Colin Kaepernick and Carolina Panthers defensive back Eric Reid in their joint collusion complaint against the league. The players claimed the league blackballed them. Social media reaction was varied and heavy
Antonio Brown's laundry list of issues with the Pittsburgh Steelers appears to include a problem with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's leadership style and how head coach Mike Tomlin disciplined Brown before the season finale against Cincinnati.
A database of every NBA All-Star player since 1991 shows trends of what factors — salaries, draft position, age, experience, and more — produce basketball’s best players. Charlotte is hosting the All-Star Game for the first time since 1991.