Cardinals Quarterback Kyler Murray Hints at Playing in MLB The Heisman Trophy winner was taken first overall in the 2019 NFL Draft. In 2018, he was also selected in the first round of the MLB Draft by the Oakland A's. Murray ultimately decided to play football but now says he could be in the NFL and MLB at the same time. Kyler Murray, via 'Arizona Republic' Murray would join an exclusive club that includes Bo Jackson and Deion Sanders. For now, Murray says he is focused on football after wrapping up his rookie season with 20 passing TDs. He also ran for four more and recorded over 3,700 passing yards. Kyler Murray, via 'Arizona Republic'
A lawyer says three Detroit-area high school students who were suspended during an investigation of hazing by football players are back in class
Sunday's game between the Kansas City Chiefs and Tennessee Titans is the first AFC championship since 2002 that doesn't feature Tom Brady or Peyton Manning or Ben Roethlisberger
Arrest Warrant Issued for Odell Beckham Jr. The New Orleans Police Department has issued an arrest warrant for Cleveland Browns receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Beckham Jr. was in New Orleans for the College Football Playoff National Championship featuring his alma mater, LSU. The NFL superstar, who played for LSU from 2011-2013, is under scrutiny for his post-game celebrations with LSU players. Beckham Jr. is facing a simple battery charge for slapping the rear of a police officer during a locker room celebration. A video posted on social media shows the officer speaking with players appearing to smoke celebratory cigars. Beckham Jr. is also involved in an investigation for his celebration with players on the field following the victory. The former LSU Tiger was seen passing out cash to the LSU players following the title win. School officials from LSU initially said they believed the bills were novelty currency but have since launched an investigation. In an interview on a Barstool Sports podcast, LSU Quarterback Joe Burrow said Beckham Jr. was in fact handing out real money.
The teams that have combined for nine Super Bowl titles will meet with a spot in the championship game on the line once again when the 49ers host the Packers in the NFC championship game
Former NFL Player Steve Gleason Honored With Congressional Gold Medal The 42-year-old was given America's highest civilian honor for his contribution to ALS awareness. Gleason is the first pro football player to receive the award. Gleason played in 83 career NFL games from 2000 to 2006, all with the New Orleans Saints. The former NFL safety revealed he was combating the illness known as "Lou Gehrig's Disease" back in 2011. He has since launched the Team Gleason Foundation to help others diagnosed with the disease. In a speech through a computer-generated voice, Gleason called the medal a "sublime honor." Steve Gleason, via statement
President Donald Trump will welcome the Louisiana State University football team to the White House on Friday after the Tigers defeated Clemson on Monday night in the college playoff final
Alyssa Nakken has become the first female coach on a major league staff in baseball history after being named an assistant under new Giants manager Gabe Kapler
5 Takeaways From Netflix's Aaron Hernandez Docuseries 'Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez' revealed intimate details about the former NFL star's life leading up to his 2017 suicide. 1. Hernandez had an extremely troubled childhood. He was sexually abused by a male babysitter and physically and mentally abused by his father. 2. He struggled with his sexuality from a young age. Dennis SanSoucie, Hernandez's high school friend, said, "Girls didn't hang out with the boys after school, so me and Aaron experimented." 3. Hernandez was accused of shooting Alexander Bradley, a local drug dealer, in 2013. Bradley claims Hernandez pointed a gun at his head after he had fallen asleep on their way home from a Miami strip club. The next morning, he was discovered with a gunshot wound to the face. He survived the attack, but lost an eye. 4. The New England Patriots dropped Hernandez 90 minutes after he was arrested for Odin Lloyd's murder. Fans were allowed to replace Hernandez's jerseys with new team memorabilia. 5. Hernandez was acquitted in the double homicide of Daniel Jorge Correia de Abreu and Safiro Teixeira Furtado. According to Bradley, Hernandez followed the men and shot into their car after they accidentally spilled a drink on him.