Turning the NFL’s pot problem into a profit center

By: Steve Rosenbloom This Week In Pot: After Sports Authority filed for bankruptcy, the Broncos began looking for a new sponsor for Mile High Stadium, and you know who stepped up? A couple marijuana companies in Colorado, that’s who. The two … Continue reading


 

NFL owner says Raiders’ move to Las Vegas wouldn’t be ‘impossible’

By Matt Bonesteel At least one NFL owner is perhaps warming to the idea of the Oakland Raiders moving to Las Vegas. Or realizing that there’s basically no shot of them getting a new stadium built in Oakland. Or finally figuring … Continue reading


 

NFL warns players that eating meat abroad could mean failed drug tests

By Sean Wagner-McGough | Staff Writer If any NFL players were thinking about heading to China or Mexico for a vacation before training camp begins, they might want to reconsider their final destinations — unless they’re OK with going vegetarian. Apparently, by eating … Continue reading


 

Whoa, Canada: Examining the NFL talent pipeline emerging up north

By Brad Gagnon | CBSSports.com There was a time when the NBA was strictly a league of Americans, with only a few exceptions — Dirk Nowitzki, Steve Nash, Tony Parker, Dikembe Mutombo, Vlade Divac and Hedo Türkoglu among the most notable. But the … Continue reading


 

The Ridiculous Things NFL Cheerleaders Put Up With

By: Alexandra Sifferlin @acsifferlin Another group of NFL cheerleaders is suing their team for wage theft claiming that they’ve worked hundreds of unpaid hours training and performing, as well as appearing at events where they were at risk for cat calls … Continue reading

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Raiders sign CFL star Sheets

By: Sports Network Former CFL standout Kory Sheets will attempt to make a successful return to the NFL, signing a contract with the Oakland Raiders on Wednesday. Sheets, who appeared in two games with the Miami Dolphins in 2009, capped … Continue reading