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New York Jets receiver Robby Anderson arrested for second time in eight months

New York Jets wide receiver Robby Anderson was arrested for the second time in eight months, this time on Friday in South Florida. Anderson is facing nine charges, including fleeing police, resisting an officer and harming a public servant, according to police records. The other charges are traffic related. The arrest occurred in Broward County, not far from Anderson’s home in the Fort Lauderdale area. “We are aware of the situation,” a Jets spokesman said. “This is a pending legal matter and we will have no further comment.” Anderson was…

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Drew Brees’ sons ‘crush’ interview,’ join Sean Payton’s Pro Bowl staff – New Orleans Saints Blog

METAIRIE, La. — Drew Brees‘ 11th Pro Bowl appearance will be a family affair. Brees’ three sons were officially “hired” by Sean Payton as ball boys for the NFC team, which will be coached by the New Orleans Saints‘ staff. Brees said that since the New Orleans-area schools were cancelled because of freezing weather conditions Thursday, he had his boys Baylen, Bowen and Callen write letters to Payton to apply for the job. Then Payton “interviewed” them at the Saints facility before sealing the deal with Sour Patch Kids. Baylen,…

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Jimmy Garoppolo trade will haunt Patriots if Tom Brady isn’t right – New England Patriots Blog

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — At 4:13 p.m. Thursday, the New England Patriots tweeted news that jolted their loyal worshipers more than a double shot of espresso in their Dunkin’ Donuts coffee: Quarterback Tom Brady, with an ailing right hand, didn’t participate in practice. Three days before the AFC Championship Game, mind you. The Patriots have a mini-crisis, and they’ll have no one to blame but themselves if this turns into the worst-case scenario — if Brady struggles and the defending Super Bowl champions lose to the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday. If…

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Jaguars have the Big Blue-print that could rattle Tom Brady – New England Patriots Blog

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Tom Brady can count on one hand — presumably, his healthy hand — the number of potential problems he will encounter on Sunday in the AFC Championship Game. But that’s not necessarily a good thing. The number is four — the Jacksonville Jaguars‘ front four. Based on style and scheme — and, of course, talent — the Jaguars have exactly the type of defensive front that can ruin Brady’s bid to win his sixth Super Bowl title. The New England Patriots‘ star has seen this before, and…

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New England Patriots’ Adam Butler says Jacksonville Jaguars’ Jalen Ramsey better be able to back up Super Bowl guarantee

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The New England Patriots won’t say if Jalen Ramsey‘s Super Bowl guarantee is on their bulletin board, but it’s definitely on their minds as they prepare for Sunday’s AFC Championship Game. “If you’re going to make a statement like that, you better be able to back it up,” Patriots defensive tackle Adam Butler said Wednesday. Ramsey, star cornerback of the Jaguars, made headlines with his pep rally boast last Sunday at Jacksonville’s EverBank Field, telling a large crowd, “We are going to the Super Bowl, and we…

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NFL Insiders predict – Best 2018 team fit for Le’Veon Bell of Pittsburgh Steelers

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell said last week that he’s prepared to sit out a season, or even retire, if he is hit with the franchise tag for the second consecutive year. The 25-year-old Bell played on a $12.1 million franchise tag in 2017, and that number is projected to increase to around $14.5 million for next season. From the wild-card round through Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis, ESPN.com has the playoffs covered. • Schedule, coverage, more »• Resetting the NFL playoff bracket » Last July, Bell turned down…

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Free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick divulges plan for final $100K of million dollar charitable pledge

NFL free agent Colin Kaepernick announced Wednesday that, for the final $100,000, of his $1 million pledge to charity, he would announce 10 beneficiaries over the next ten days. The added bonus? Each day the organization picked would receive an additional $10,000 from a different celebrity. The first charity announced is Silicon Valley De-Bug, a community organization in San Jose and California’s South Bay that benefits youth, immigrants and low-wage workers. The match to Kaepernick’s $10,000 is Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant. Colin Kaepernick continues to make good on…

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Jeremy Lane of Seattle Seahawks admitted to marijuana use before driving, according to arrest report

8:29 PM ET Brady HendersonESPN Seattle Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane registered a blood-alcohol-content level well under the legal limit but admitted to having smoked marijuana before he was pulled over early Sunday morning, leading to his arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence, according to a Washington State Patrol incident report. Lane was pulled over on Mercer Island just east of Seattle after his 2006 Dodge Charger was clocked traveling 80 mph in a 60 mph zone, according to the report, which was obtained by ESPN. The arresting patrolman…

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New York Jets lower season-ticket prices

The New York Jets are lowering season-ticket prices, with the lowest prices being lower than those when the Jets first moved into MetLife Stadium in 2010. On Tuesday, season-ticket holders were given the 2018 prices, which were down by a weighted average of 11 percent compared with last season. The cheapest tickets in the upper deck will be $45 a game, while tickets in the mezzanine will cost $95 per game. The bigger news for Jets fans is that those mezzanine tickets, previously available only with a $2,500 to $4,000…

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Jacksonville Jaguars RB Leonard Fournette uninjured in car accident

JACKSONVILLE, Florida — Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette was involved in a minor car accident on Tuesday but was not injured, the team announced. The Jaguars say Fournette’s car was rear-ended but would not provide any further details. “Leonard is OK and was able to drive home,” the team said in a statement. “Appreciate everyone that has reached out to check on him.” Fournette ran for 109 yards and three touchdowns in the Jaguars’ 45-42 victory over Pittsburgh on Sunday. He is just the second rookie in franchise history…

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