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
Sources: Verlander gets record $180M deal Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers have reached agreement on a new contract that could exceed $202 million, according to sources. Verlander's deal, which would make him the highest-paid pitcher in the game, is for seven years and worth $180 million, sources said. More
New Orleans Saints interview former Rams coach Steve Spagnuolo to coach defense The Saints pressed forward Wednesday in their search for a defensive coordinator, interviewing former Rams coach Steve Spagnuolo and reportedly ... coaching position in a state of flux for New Orleans. He must hire a receivers coach to replace Curtis ... 01/18/2012 - 8:19 pm | View Link
Spagnuolo could return to Eagles if fired by Rams: report Spagnuolo left Philadelphia to become the Giants defensive coordinator ... and agent sources as saying Smith will end his association with Turner to instead hire ESPN analyst Jon Gruden as his head coach should he be hired as Rams general manager. 12/27/2011 - 3:23 am | View Link
Spagnuolo: Rams will miss Atogwe Butler knew the system because of his time with Spagnuolo with the New York Giants and would help the secondary get on ... No QB coach Spagnuolo confirmed that the Rams will not hire a quarterbacks coach. Josh McDaniels will serve the dual role of ... 03/24/2011 - 2:28 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 an easy choice ... be a great fit for the Rams going forward.” Spagnuolo was Giants defensive coordinator when they upset the ... 01/18/2011 - 11:00 am | 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 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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ProFootballWeekly.com Saints general manager Mickey Loomis says New Orleans and unrestricted free agents, Coleman and quarterback Luke McCown, have agreed to terms on one-year contracts. 08/19/2014 - 9:53 am | View Website
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A senior member of Crystal Palace’s coaching staff quit on Thursday after becoming embroiled in a text-message controversy that also involves former Cardiff manager Malky Mackay and is the subject of English Football Association investigation.