This year's draft heavy on size, light on glamour This year's NFL draft is heavy on size and light on glamour. There's no high-profile quarterback destined to go No. 1 and instantly become the face of a downtrodden franchise. There's not even a running back or wide receiver worthy of the top overall pick, someone with the kind of swagger that wins over fans weary of losing. More
Packers ink Matthews to lucrative long-term deal Clay Matthews has signed a long-term extension with the Packers, as first reported by Ian Rapoport of NFL.com.
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports the five-year, $66 million deal will make Matthews the NFL’s highest paid linebacker. Matthews, a four-time Pro Bowl pick, was scheduled to make $3.73 million in the final year of his contract, but he was expected to receive an offer valued around $13 million per year, similar to the NFL’s highest-paid linebacker, the Cowboys’ DeMarcus Ware. More
New Orleans Saints interview former Rams coach Steve Spagnuolo to coach defense Spagnuolo, however, is a highly sought defensive coach and could push Payton's timetable. The Colts have spoken with Spagnuolo, and the Vikings and the Eagles are reportedly interested too. A one-time defensive coordinator with the New York Giants ... 01/18/2012 - 2:00 pm | View Link
Rams expected to hire Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams Spagnuolo, the former New York Giants defensive coordinator, is now among the leading candidates to replace Williams in New Orleans, along with Miami defensive coordinator Mike Nolan. 01/16/2012 - 4:25 am | View Link
Rams Hire McDaniels As Offensive Coordinator He said the schemes created by McDaniels and the 34-year-old’s success with Tom Brady and Matt Cassel made the hire ... Spagnuolo was Giants defensive coordinator when they upset the unbeaten Patriots, with McDaniels as offensive coordinator, in the ... 01/18/2011 - 7:27 pm | View Link
Same stadium, vastly different job for first-year St. Louis Rams head coach Steve Spagnuolo On the visitors' bench sat Spagnuolo's 72-year-old father, Robert, as well as Steve's sister, Robyn, and her husband. "Why couldn't the Giants hire my son as head coach?" Robert said with a wry smile. They couldn't because their coach -- Tom Coughlin ... 08/14/2009 - 12:30 pm | View Link
Rams hire Spagnuolo; a look at the road ahead Spagnuolo's ability to get the Giants to buy into his system last season in his first season as their defensive coordinator and continuing to push them after a rough start to the season impressed me. Through his guidance (and, obviously, others get credit ... 01/17/2009 - 6:47 pm | View Link
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An expert panel commissioned by Japan's capital city has warned that the total cost for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics could exceed 3 trillion yen ($30 billion) unless drastic cost-cutting measures are taken.
The Los Angeles Angels saw one of their future stars make strides but may have lost their biggest star for the last days of the season, as Mike Trout exited the game after taking a fastball to the shoulder.
Kole Calhoun homered, Alex Meyer earned his second major league win and the Angels held off a late rally from the Oakland Athletics to sweep the three-game series with an 8-6 win Wednesday night.
Trout was hit by a John Axford fastball in the back of his left shoulder in the eighth inning and was removed from the game.