Michael Sam waited and waited. Hours passed, rounds came and went, and eventually, there were only eight more picks left on the third and final day of the NFL draft.
All eyes and iPhones were on Johnny Manziel, who squirmed in his seat for 21 picks before landing in the wasteland we call Cleveland. He forced a smile and his signature salutation, rubbing his thumb and forefinger, a metaphor for counting his cash.
Will anything weird happen at the NFL Draft? Probably. But until then, here are our five favorite goofy NFL Draft moments.
Even by the pro athlete’s subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.
Rams head coach introduces new defensive coordinator
Forever high on hubris, the sport is pondering extra games, playoff teams, and new franchises, perhaps in London or Los Angeles. And it feels like all are in the name of profit, not principle.
Commissioner Roger Goodell says “no plans of stadium development (in Calif.). “
Another day, another news cycle full of drug stories in sports. It seems to never end. Don’t get me wrong, it is hard to surprise me anymore. It’s hard to surprise me regarding the lengths […]
Two felony charges in one day were more than a bump in the NFL’s offseason. They pointed to an ongoing problem for the league – players who wind up at the center of criminal cases. […]
“We want to make sure the team gets the stadium issues resolved because they do need to have the kind of stadium that will help support them for the long-term in St. Louis.”