Daily Archives: February 6, 2024

Brock Purdy debate: Does 49ers QB need to defeat Chiefs in Super Bowl 58 to finally shed game-manager label?

[ad_1] As the 262nd and final pick of the 2022 NFL Draft, aka “Mr. Irrelevant,” it was unlikely Brock Purdy’s was ever going to complete a pass in the NFL.  The San Francisco 49ers quarterback entered the league as a third-string quarterback behind both the third overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft Trey Lance and longtime starter Jimmy Garoppolo. Now both Lance (Dallas …

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Three-star OL Kyler Brunan from Traverse City commits to Michigan State football

[ad_1] Michigan State football picked up another commitment in the 2024 recruiting class one day before national signing day on Wednesday. Three-star offensive lineman Kyler Brunan of Traverse City announced his commitment to Michigan State on Wednesday. The Traverse City West senior, rated as the 37th-best recruit in the 2024 class in the state of Michigan by 247Sports, announced his …

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Ex-Senators coach D.J. Smith joining Kings as an assistant

[ad_1] EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Former Ottawa Senators coach D.J. Smith was hired as an assistant coach by the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday. General manager Rob Blake said Monday the Kings were looking to hire an assistant coach from outside the organization after Jim Hiller was named interim coach. Hiller was promoted last Friday after Todd McLellan was fired …

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A Jeff Stoutland post that seems to reveal his coaching future

[ad_1] A Jeff Stoutland post that seems to reveal his coaching future originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia It appears at least one assistant coach from Nick Sirianni’s staff isn’t going anywhere. One very important assistant coach. The Eagles have cut ties with both coordinators and several other assistant coaches from Nick Sirianni’s coaching staff, including quarterbacks coach Alex Tanney, …

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Social media reacts to Deion Sanders’ cryptic Instagram post

[ad_1] Social media went into an absolute frenzy on Tuesday morning when Colorado football head coach Deion Sanders posted a screenshot of a cryptic text exchange on Instagram. The conversation began with Sanders texting, “This is great. Huge improvement.” The unknown receiver then responded with, “Agreed. I’m glad we switched that up. What a difference that made.” Later, the two …

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Super Bowl 2024: How Chiefs built another championship-caliber roster around Patrick Mahomes through NFL Draft

[ad_1] The Kansas City Chiefs are back in the Super Bowl once again. Sure, they have Patrick Mahomes and Travis Kelce, but the Chiefs’ roster construction, led by general manager Brett Veach, has allowed the organization to reach these heights without compromising sustainability.  A total of 66.0% of Kansas City’s roster began its professional careers within the organization either as a …

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New Bucs OC Liam Coen hopeful of reunion with QB Baker Mayfield

[ad_1] Greg Auman NFC South Reporter There has been remarkable turnover when it comes to NFL offensive coordinators: 16, or half the league’s OCs, will be new next season. And since the 2021 season, every team in the NFL has changed coordinators. So as the Bucs searched for a third offensive coordinator in as many years, two things worked in …

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Report: Cowboys interviewed Ron Rivera on Monday, Mike Zimmer on Tuesday

[ad_1] The Cowboys could have a new defensive coordinator before the end of the week. They have completed interviews with three candidates, Calvin Watkins of the Dallas Morning News reports. The Cowboys interviewed former Commanders head coach Ron Rivera on Monday and former Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer on Tuesday. Current Cowboys defensive line coach Aden Durde also interviewed this …

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Colts owner Jim Irsay says he’s ‘on the mend’ from severe respiratory illness after police suspected overdose

[ad_1] Getty Images Colts owner Jim Irsay, 64, is receiving treatment for a severe respiratory illness, the team said last month in a statement to the Indianapolis Star. A month prior, Irsay was found “unresponsive” in what police believe may have been a suspected overdose of medication. However, Irsay posted on social media Tuesday of Super Bowl week that he is …

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