When Roman Reigns collides with WWE World Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar on Sunday at Levi’s Stadium in the main event of WrestleMania 31, it’ll be a pairing between former NFL players.
Reigns (whose real name is Leati Joseph “Joe” Anoaʻi) played defensive tackle at Georgia Tech on the same team as Detroit Lions superstar Calvin Johnson. After starting three seasons for Georgia Tech, Reigns was signed as an undrafted rookie by the Minnesota Vikings.
During their playoff meeting, New England utilized an old ruling that allowed eligible receivers to line up in multiple positions on the field but as an ineligible option.
The NFL head coaching Class of 2016 is in Phoenix, Arizona for the annual offseason meeting and they are in complete leisure mode for the moment.
The Philadelphia Eagles lost one of its true pillars on Saturday when former linebacker Chuck Bednarik passed away at the age of 89 in Bucks County, PA yesterday.
Bednarik, who played his entire career in Philly from 1949 to 1962 and is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest Eagles in franchise history, served as a key cog in Philadelphia’s last NFL title victory in 1960.
As per usual, it’s great to be Tom Brady.
However, this offseason it is remarkably great to be TB12. Nearly two months removed from leading the New England Patriots to another Super Bowl victory, Brady is living it up on a family vacation.
Kudos to the Indianapolis Colts for signing a slew of players during the offseason in an attempt to dethrone the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots from their perch atop the AFC.
However, their pursuit may have reached comical levels on Wednesday. Prior to next week’s owners meetings, the Colts submitted a rule change that would potentially allow touchdowns to be worth nine points.