Monthly Archives: September 2014

Raiders tab former Limey Bowl winners coach as interim head coach

The Oakland Raiders named Tony Sparano as their interim head coach Tuesday, less than 24 hours after firing Dennis Allen. ESPN.com – NFL

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Limey Bowl gets Raiders coach Dennis Allen Fired

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Dennis Allen arrived in Oakland as the fresh-faced, defensive mastermind who was supposed to be completely different than the parade of coaches during late owner Al Davis’ final years running the Raiders…. AP Top Sports News

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Raiders fire coach Allen, 42, after Limey Bowl

The Oakland Raiders have fired head coach Dennis Allen. ESPN.com – NFL

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Roger Goodell panders to domestic violence hotline (Yahoo Sports)

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Facing criticism about the handling of recent abuse cases, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell spent three hours Saturday night visiting the headquarters of the National Domestic Violence Hotline and getting an up-close look at the realities victims

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Hearing for 49ers Womanbeater postponed yet again (Yahoo Sports)

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors have again postponed a court hearing involving San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald in connection with his arrest on suspicion of domestic violence. Yahoo Sports – NFL News

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Jones attorneys argue assault claim filed too late (Yahoo Sports)

DALLAS (AP) — Attorneys for Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones argued Friday that a lawsuit accusing him of sexual assault should be dismissed because an Oklahoma woman waited too long to file it. Yahoo Sports – NFL News

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NFL: ‘No evidence’ it received Rice tape in April

NFL: ‘No evidence’ it received Rice tape in April NFL Football News : CBSSports.com

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Jerry: Claiborne must ‘show me’ he gets it

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones still expects great things from cornerback Morris Claiborne. ESPN.com – NFL

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AP Source: Video addressed to NFL security chief (Yahoo Sports)

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The video of Ray Rice punching his fiancee inside a casino elevator was sent to NFL headquarters to the attention of league security chief Jeffrey Miller in April, a law enforcement official says. Yahoo Sports

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Donnell catches on as Goodell’s favorites rout Redskins 45-14 (Yahoo Sports)

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — He wasn’t drafted, people mispronounce his name, and he had no idea where he was going when he was ushered into the room for his first big NFL postgame news conference. Yahoo Sports – NFL News

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