The National Football League is expected to institute a new rule making it a 15-year penalty if a player says the “N-word” on the field, according to the head of the foundation that monitors diversity in the league.
Allie LaForce — co-host of CBS Sports Network’s “Lead Off!” — recently caught up with 106.7 The Fan’s Grant Paulsen and Danny Rouhier, and spoke about navigating the treacherous waters of being taken seriously as a female reporting professional sports.
Bart Scott ripped Mike Shanahan on Sunday, calling him a dinosaur who’s going to find himself out of the league like Billick, Green, Gruden, Cowher, Fassel, Schottenheimer, and Fontes.
Jason La Canfora sounded off on Mike Shanahan shortly after the reports broke Wednesday that Kirk Cousins would start the remainder of the season, and Robert Griffin III will spend the last three games on the inactive list.
After 43 consecutive years in the National Football League as a Hall of Fame player and Hall of Fame broadcaster, Dan Dierdorf has announced his retirement following this season.
Darrell Green made on appearance on Inside the NFL on Showtime – alongside Cris Collinsworth, Phil Simms and James Brown – on Wednesday, and the focus of one particular segment was devoted to the struggling 3-6 Redskins, the viability of RGIII as a leader, and Mike Shanahan’s future with the franchise.
London Fletcher appeared on NFL Today on CBS on Sunday, with former Skin Jon Jansen, to talk about the culture within NFL locker rooms, in light of the Incognito-Martin situation in Miami.
Blast from Redskins past Redskins past Adam Archuleta seems to side with current Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather, and against the NFL, on the perceived unreasonable target area the league expects defensive players to administer tackles.
Jason La Canfora, who’s been on the NFL-to-London kick for awhile, believes the league will make a “real push” to expand to Europe by the end of its current collective bargaining agreement with its players.
Former NFL exec and current CBS Sports pregame analyst Amy Trask took a moment of the spotlight Sunday to address ongoing concerns over the Redskins team name.