Former Minnesota Vikings owner B.J. “Red” McCombs opened eyes and dropped some jaws on Thursday when he told the San Antonio Express-News details of Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis’ meetings in San Antonio. McCombs not only claimed that Davis wasn’t using San Antonio as a bargaining chip, but that McCombs himself would buy a piece of the Raiders if it helped move the team to Texas.
Talking about Brett Favre in July is now a tradition, evolving from actually playing to whether his No. 4 should be retired by the Green Bay Packers.
The Minnesota Vikings traded back into the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft in order to select Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater with the 32nd overall pick. The Vikings have veteran signal-caller Matt Cassel to start until Bridgewater is able to take over, but it doesn’t seem like the franchise is concerned about waiting long.
The 2014 NFL Draft is just two weeks away and teams are making their final preparations for the big day. Free agency is largely behind us and squads are basically set heading into the draft.
With that in mind, I’ve compiled the needs of each of the NFL’s 32 teams as we approach the draft.
Former NFL safety Darren Sharper is racking up an insane list of charges against him. Now he has been indicted on two more counts of sexual assault and three more counts of administering dangerous drugs, this time in Arizona. Sharper is alleged to have raped two women there in November.