The NFL makes statement in suspension of Elliott

Friday afternoon was a nightmare for the Dallas Cowboys. The NFL announced that it was suspending star running back Ezekiel Elliott for the first six games of the 2017 season for violating the personal conduct policy after a 13-month investigation on domestic violence. The investigation started after Elliott’s ex-girlfriend, Tiffany Thompson, accused him of domestic violence in Columbus, Ohio. In… Read More

The NFL’s power brought into question yet again

The next chapter of the battle of the NFL versus its players has begun to be written. On Monday, it was announced that James Harrison of the Pittsburgh Steelers, Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers of the Green Bay Packers and Mike Neal, who previously played for Green Bay but is now a free agent could face disciplinary actions, including suspensions,… Read More

“Beast Mode” is calling it a career

Marshawn Lynch tweeted out a photo Sunday night during the Super Bowl of his cleats hanging from a telephone wire, with a peace emoji, presumably announcing his retirement from the NFL after nine seasons.   Of course Lynch would announce his retirement this way. ✌🏿 — Shawn Lynch (@MoneyLynch) February 8, 2016 There was no formal announcement, but all… Read More

How Tom Brady’s Victory in Court Will Impact the NFL

On Thursday afternoon, U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman nullified the four-game suspension that New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was facing. Brady was suspended due to the deflation of footballs in the AFC Championship game after an investigation from independent investigator Ted Wells, who was hired by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell for $3 million. The NFL is appealing the… Read More
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King’s Court – The NFL’s Dark Cloud

Welcome back to another edition of King’s Court. After taking a week off to gather my thoughts, I have returned with right words to express how I feel about what is happening in the NFL off the field. Unfortunately for the NFL, there is a black cloud that is currently hanging over the league, with the Ray Rice and Adrian… Read More

General Thoughts

It has definitely been another great week in sports. The big event this weekend was the NBA All-Star weekend that was going on in Houston. The game and the weekend were good except for one part: the Slam Dunk Contest. It continued it’s downward spiral again this year. The dunks this year were good, but as a whole, they left a lot to be… Read More
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