Former NFL official Mike Carey claims that when he was still a referee, he asked out of officiating Washington’s games starting in 2006 over the name issue. He further claims that the league approved his request.
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.
Seemingly ageless Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher has announced that he will almost certainly retire at the conclusion of the 2013 season. The 38-year-old is currently in his 16th NFL season and has had a remarkable career.
It has been said over and over for many years that sports are the great equalizer. It has also been said over and over for many years that sports are a microcosm of society.
Nearing the final stretch of the 2013 fantasy football season, it’s make or break time in Week 9.
Those atop your league will be looking to cement a top spot in the rankings, which could also mean a bye week. Then there are those fighting for a playoff opportunity, which is where the waiver wire plays an even greater role.
Here, we check out those potential adds for Week 9.