What hiring Nathaniel Hackett means for the Jets offense, the pursuit of Aaron Rodgers

Robert Saleh scoured the Earth for the right offensive coordinator and interviewed “more than” 15 candidates, he said. In the end, however, he chose one of the first names to put on his list when the Jets coach began looking for Mike LaFleur’s replacement. On Thursday, Saleh hired Nathaniel Hackett as his offensive coordinator, the … Read more

Jessie Lemonier: Former Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Chargers linebacker dies at age 25

CNN — Former Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Chargers linebacker Jessie Lemonier passed away on Thursday at the age of 25, according to a pronunciation of the Lions. “We are shocked and saddened by the passing of former Detroit Lion Jessie Lemonier,” the team said on Twitter. “Jessie was a model teammate and a wonderful … Read more

Mike McCarthy, Cowboys make changes by firing 6 coaches

Skip Peete is one of two assistant coaches the Dallas Cowboys fired this week. AP FRISCO The Dallas Cowboys are making personnel changes after ending the season against the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC Divisional Playoffs. Coach Mike McCarthy, whose job has been secured by owner Jerry Jones, has decided to part ways with … Read more

Would Aaron Rodgers join the Jets? What a trade for the QB could cost

It’s almost the anniversary of that time when the Jets flew a legendary Packers quarterback to Cleveland and crammed him into a small interview room at Browns stadium before a preseason game to introduce him as their next quarterback. “This is unique,” said Brett Favre on that day, August 7, 2008. That marriage worked until … Read more

Jim Irsay wants Jeff Saturday as Colts coach, others disagree

Jim Irsay has apparently made up his mind about who he wants to be the Colts’ next coach. However, others in the organization seem to disagree with his choice. The owner of Indianapolis wants to scrap Jeff Saturday’s interim title and give him the main job, CBS’ Josina Anderson reported that Wednesday. But there are … Read more

Sheryl Lee Ralph, Chris Stapleton and Babyface perform at Super Bowl 2023 pre-show

CNN — The full entertainment lineup for Super Bowl 2023 has arrived. In addition to Rihanna’s much-anticipated appearance at the halftime show, a number of additional Hollywood heavyweights are taking part in the big sporting event as pre-show performers. The NFL announced Tuesday that Emmy-winning actor Sheryl Lee Ralph will perform “Lift Every Voice and … Read more

NFL Playoffs: Cincinnati Bengals beat Buffalo Bills just weeks after Damar Hamlin collapse

CNN — After the Kansas City Chiefs and Philadelphia Eagles defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars and New York Giants respectively, all eyes were on the remaining Divisional Round matchups Sunday, with the Buffalo Bills facing the Cincinnati Bengals and the San Francisco 49ers hosting the Dallas Cowboys. The bills fell to the Bengals 27-10, and the … Read more