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NFL: Cam Newton Blames Vince Young & JaMarcus Russell For [Black] QB Stereotyping

              Because Cam Newton has set the NFL on fire this season, it seems silly to think back to when scouts and experts wouldn’t go near the Panthers rookie quarterback’s bandwagon. Blaine Gabbert more worthy of the No. 1 overall pick? That’s downright laughable now.  Find out why Cam feels he […]

NFL: Chris Johnson Will Lose $300K If He Doesn’t Hit 1,000 Yard Mark

              By all accounts, Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson’s 2011 season has been disappointing.  The Tennessean reported this week that Johnson stands to keep $300,000 if he runs for 14 or more yards against the Texans, which would push his season total to 1,000.  Read more after the jump. Johnson’s contract specifies […]

NFL: Raiders RB Darren McFadden Likely Out For the Rest of the Season

            While Oakland Raiders coach Hue Jackson made it clear this week that Darren McFadden will not need surgery on his injured foot, it’s unlikely the running back will play again this season, according to team sources.  Read more after the jump.   McFadden has been sidelined for the Raiders’ last six games — unable […]

NFL: Bears’ Sam Hurd Arrested; Allegedly Tried To Buy Huge Amounts of Cocaine & Weed

            Chicago Bears receiver Sam Hurd was arrested in Chicago on federal drug charges on Wednesday night, and the criminal complaint against him describes Hurd as regularly dealing large amounts of drugs in Chicago. Hurd allegedly attempted to purchase drugs from a supplier in North Texas, the location of where […]

NFL: Brandon Marshall Briefly Handcuffed in Cab Fare Flap

        A report by the Broward Sheriff’s Office says Miami Dolphins receiver Brandon Marshall was briefly handcuffed and detained while deputies investigated a misunderstanding about a $142 cab fare. Marshall eventually paid the fare and was released without being charged. The incident, first reported by the South Florida Times, occurred early Nov. […]