Tag Archive | NFL

Former college football player Jimmy “Quiet Storm” Williams accepts challenge to fight 19-0 Brandun Lee

Former Southern Connecticut State University football player Jimmy “Quiet Storm” Williams is looking forward to shocking the boxing world this Wednesday night (Oct. 7), when he takes on undefeated, blue-chip prospect Brandun Lee (19-0, 17 KOs) on ShoBox: The New Generation, airing live on SHOWTIME from Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. Lee vs. Williams […]

DraftKings Surpasses $1-Million Mark in Charitable Contributions

DraftKings Inc. announced today successfully raising over $100K to support breast cancer awareness research and survivors in partnership with Larry Fitzgerald’s First Down Fund through the company’s first-ever “Pink ‘Em” charity daily fantasy sports (DFS) contests. Over the course of all four NFL weekends in October, the Pink ‘Em campaign received 624K player entries from […]

Giants off to a rough start; 0-2 start, injuries and more

The New York Football Giants, once again, begin the 2020 NFL season losing the first two games for the 4th year in a row. They dropped a loss Week 1 against the Pittsburgh Steelers 26-16, where their star running back Saquon Barkley rushed 15 times for only 6 yards. This past Sunday, they lost a […]

Spirit Join Kings-led Voter Registration Coalition “Rally the Vote”

The Washington Spirit joined “Rally the Vote,” a 20-team, nonpartisan coalition made up of professional sports franchises across the NBA, NFL, MLB, MLS, WNBA and NWSL. Launched by the Sacramento Kings, Rally the Vote is focused on encouraging fans to get in the game and make their voice heard by registering to vote and participating […]

Jets Release 2020 Schedule

The New York Jets announced their 2020 NFL schedule, which features the team opening the regular season against the Buffalo Bills for the second-consecutive year – this time in Western New York. The club’s home opener at MetLife Stadium is in Week Two against the San Francisco 49ers. The regular season schedule is highlighted by […]

The Johnson Family Contributes an Additional $2 Million to Support COVID-19 Relief Response

The Johnson family, who last month made a joint $1 million donation with the New York Jets to multiple local United Way agencies to help combat the Coronavirus pandemic, announced today it would contribute an additional $2 million to support COVID-19 relief response in New Jersey and New York. Organizations that will receive funding from […]

New York Jets to Host Virtual NFL Draft Party Presented by Verizon

The New York Jets will host their first ever Virtual NFL Draft Party presented by Verizon on Thursday, April 23rd at 7 p.m. Streaming on all Jets properties including Facebook Live, the Official New York Jets App, Twitter, YouTube and newyorkjets.com, the show will feature appearances from Jets GM Joe Douglas, current players and Legends, […]