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Justin Blackmon Suspended Indefinitely By NFL for Violating Substance Abuse Program

Justin Blackmon’s 2013 season is officially over. The Jaguars announced Friday that the troubled wide receiver will has been suspended indefinitely by the NFL for violating the league’s Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse. It is not clear was subs The former Oklahoma State star was suspended for the first four games of the 2013 season for...

Charity Poker Tournaments in the NFL

Author: Daniel Smith Now that the saga of replacement referees is behind us, we can now look back at one perhaps the one good thing that did come out of using replacement refs.  For the first time in NFL history, a female referee officiated over games.  Shannon Easton broke the NFL’s gender barrier when she was allowed to call games during the 2012...

NFL and NFLRA Deal is Done

NFL and NFLRA Deal is Done

Sep 27, 2012

According to Mike Florio of profootballtalk.com, the NFL and the Referee’s Union have reached an agreement to end their labor dispute. Per Florio, “Details are still not clear, but Daopoulos says that the much-debated pension issue was resolved with the current defined-benefit plan remaining in place for five years before switching to a 401(k)-style...

NFL and NFLRA close to Agreement

NFL and NFLRA close to Agreement

Sep 26, 2012

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen is reporting that the NFL and the Refrees Union are close to a deal that will end the labor dispute between the two parties. Mortensen writes: “The NFL and the NFL Referees Association made enough progress in negotiations Tuesday night that the possibility of the locked-out officials returning in time to work this week’s...

Torrey Smith Could miss Week 3 after Brother’s Death

Torrey Smith Could miss Week 3 after Brother’s Death

Sep 23, 2012

Baltimore Raven wide receiver Torrey Smith’s younger brother passed away in tragic motorcycle accident early this morning. According to Jason LaCanfora of CBSsports.com, Smith left the team to be with his family and could miss tonight’s game against the Patriots. “This is devastatingly sad, sad news. Torrey and his family are a close, special...

Maurice Jones-Drew to end holdout and report Sunday

Maurice Jones-Drew to end holdout and report Sunday

Sep 2, 2012

Maurice Jones-drew will reportedly end his holdout on Sunday and report to the Jaguars. As reported via twitter by ESPN south blogger Paul Kuharsky, Drew has decided to give up hope for a new contract and report to the team. Head coach Mike Mularkey has gone on the record stating the Rashad Jennings will start week one for the Jaguars, however,...