TheSTN – NFL: NFC Players Of The Week Announced

Tight end JIMMY GRAHAM of the New Orleans Saints, cornerback RICHARD SHERMAN of the Seattle Seahawks and punt returner DWAYNE HARRIS of the Dallas Cowboys are the NFC Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Week for games played the 10th week of the 2012 season (November 8, 11-12).       OFFENSE: TE JIMMY … Continue reading

TheSTN – NFL: Discipline Reaffirmed For 4 Players In Saints Bounty Program

Commissioner Roger Goodell reaffirmed the discipline for four players in the New Orleans Saints’ bounty matter today, but adjusted certain aspects of it following recent meetings with each of the players, the first time those players had agreed to speak directly to the NFL to give their side of the … Continue reading

TheSTN – NFL: 47 And Counting – Brees Can Pass Unitas On Sunday Night

On Sunday night in New Orleans, Saints quarterback DREW BREES can make NFL history. With a touchdown pass against the San Diego Chargers, his former team, Brees will surpass Pro Football Hall of Famer JOHNNY UNITAS (47 games) for the most consecutive games with a touchdown pass with a streak of 48 games in … Continue reading

Jimmy L. Wilson, Jr (TheSTN) – NFL Week One Games To Watch & Picks

Week One of the NFL season kicked off last night with a stunning upset of the defending Super Bowl Champion N.Y. Giants by the Dallas Cowboys on prime-time TV. With that, I’d like to introduce what will be a weekly feature on my blog. I will highlight the three games … Continue reading

TheSTN – NFL: Player Discipline Upheld In Saints Bounty Matter

Four players – Scott Fujita, Anthony Hargrove, Will Smith and Jonathan Vilma – were notified today that Commissioner Roger Goodell has upheld the discipline that was imposed for conduct detrimental to the NFL as a result of their roles in the New Orleans Saints’ pay-for-performance/bounty program. Fujita, now with the … Continue reading

Brad Kurtzberg (TheSTN) – Bounty Gate Players Have the Right to See Evidence

The four NFL players suspended in the Bounty Gate scandal have tried everything at their disposal to have their suspensions overturned, but to no avail. They have appealed, tried to say the commissioner doesn’t have the authority to suspend them for events prior to this collective bargaining agreement, claimed that … Continue reading