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Biggest NFL Preseason Injuries So Far

As always, injuries have plagued the preseason of the NFL starting with Week 1 and including Week 2 and Week 3. NFL’s most notable players were safely tucked away in Week 4, but the damage for most

Watts Harvey Relief Surpasses the $10M Mark

J.J. Watt started a fundraiser Sunday, calling out to anyone who could help the victims of Hurricane Harvey. His initial goal was $200,000, but on Thursday,  the amount donated had surpassed $10 million. Watt’s Harvey relief effort passes

Sophomore Defensive Back Collapses During Practice, Dies

Nicholas Adam Blakely, a sophomore defensive back for Stetson University, collapsed during football practice Monday evening. Blakely, a 19-year-old accounting major from Lawrenceville, Georgia, was taken to Florida Hospital DeLand, where he died. Stetson DB, 19, collapses

Titans Owner Gives $1M to Watts Relief Effort

After J.J. Watt asked the NFL to form some kind of fundraiser around the Texans vs Cowboys game set for Thursday night, the league has since rallied. Tennessee Titans controlling owner Amy Adams Strunk is donating $1

Stafford Highest Paid Player in NFL

Matthew Stafford became the highest-paid player in NFL history with the five-year deal he has agreed to with the Detroit Lions. The deal will include an average annual value of $27 million. Sources: Stafford, Lions agree to

JJ Watt Urges Houston To Stay Safe- Donates $100k

Houston Texans defensive end, J.J. Watt donated $100,000 to an online fundraiser for Houston, who is being hit by flooding from Tropical Storm Harvey. Watt also posted a message on social media urging everyone to stay safe.  Watt urges Houston

McGregor vs. Mayweather: Fight End in 10 Rounds

Conor McGregor, making his professional boxing debut, faced off against 49-0 boxing champion Floyd Mayweather in the fight of the century. It ended with Mayweather by TKO in the 10th round of their massively hyped junior middleweight