Dan Rooney was more than a team owner, he was a beloved and respected man who shaped the NFL into what it is today. On an immediate level he turned the Pittsburgh Steelers into one of football’s most-successful teams, but he also did critically important work that will have an impact on the game for…Read More 3 ways Dan Rooney changed the NFL forever
Since 2006, the NFL has implemented a flexible schedule that allows the league to move more favorable matchups into prime time Sunday Night Footbal, making the changes two weeks ahead of the game. That system could be headed for a bit of a change, as ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the flexible scheduling could impact…Read More The NFL’s flexibile scheduling system could impact FOX and CBS broadcasts as well next season.
Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak is expected to coach on Sunday against the Oakland Raiders. Kubiak missed the team’s Week 10 game against the Arizona Cardinals after suffering a minor stroke the week prior. Kubiak had collapsed on the field during Houston’s Week 9 game. Wade Phillips served as the interim head coach last…Read More Gary Kubiak to return Sunday, Sam Baker to injured reserve and more
Week 10 in the NFL made only one division race more clear as the Seattle Seahawks extended their lead in the NFC West to three games. San Francisco needed a win over Carolina to narrow the gap, but that task is extremely difficult following their loss. The 49ers still hold a wild card spot at…Read More Ten weeks are in the books and the NFC playoff picture is still difficult to discern.