07 Jun 2012, 04:48pm by Rivers McCown
In a moving article for The Chronicle of Higher Education, Brad Wolverton writes about former Memphis football player Dasmine Cathey, who is semi-literate, and his struggles to stay academically eligible.
29 comments, Last at 01 Jan 2013, 6:18am by mano
07 Jun 2012, 04:45pm by Rivers McCown
Doug Farrar added former Jaguars and Texans defensive tackle Seth Payne to the Shutdown Corner staff. In Payne's debut column, he talks a little about the nuances of minicamp. What is overhyped, and what is overlooked?
7 comments, Last at 17 Jun 2012, 11:29am by Noah of Arkadia
07 Jun 2012, 04:20pm by Rivers McCown
After watching Chad Ochocinco barely be a part of the gameplan down the stretch last season, the Patriots have reportedly decided to cut ties with the receiver today. Now 34, his possible landing spots include the Allen Wranglers and OCNN.
21 comments, Last at 14 Jun 2012, 9:42am by RichC
05 Jun 2012, 05:33pm by Rivers McCown
Could this be the start of a terrifying new planet where all officiating is done with electronics?
OK, probably not. Still, it's more than a little surprising to see the NFL playing hardball with the referees. It's not like their chunk of the pie is that big to begin with.
46 comments, Last at 11 Jun 2012, 5:43pm by Dean
05 Jun 2012, 05:08pm by Rivers McCown
In this month's best quotes, we find out all about windows in Dallas, learn about the ethos that Brady Hoke brings, and deal with other OTA minutiae.
33 comments, Last at 24 Jun 2012, 3:22am by Harris7
01 Jun 2012, 11:16am by Rivers McCown
How will offseason improvements stick in Seattle and St. Louis? Will the Cardinals ever draft a left tackle? Do the 49ers have enough defensive depth?
33 comments, Last at 05 Jun 2012, 11:33pm by BigCheese
29 May 2012, 04:42pm by Rivers McCown
After being turned down by practically every other NFL team, HBO's Hard Knocks has decided to focus on the Dolphins this season.
77 comments, Last at 05 Jun 2012, 4:22pm by tuluse
23 May 2012, 03:39pm by Rivers McCown
According to court papers filed in Minneapolis today, the NFLPA is alleging that a secret $123 million salary cap was enforced during the 2010 season.
95 comments, Last at 01 Jun 2012, 10:36pm by Mr Shush
21 May 2012, 06:02pm by Rivers McCown
According to multiple reports, the Buccaneers have reached an agreement with former Colts tight end Dallas Clark and will look to jettison Kellen Winslow.
12 comments, Last at 24 May 2012, 1:54pm by bigfoot
21 May 2012, 05:52am by Rivers McCown
This week in MMQB, Peter King tackles the LeSean McCoy extension, Drew Brees' contract talks with the Saints, and the career of Rod Smith.
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