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Redskins Make Mockery of NFL’s Domestic Violence Issue

On Sunday, former 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster was in a jail cell, accused of slapping his ex-girlfriend, his second domestic violence arrest in ten months.  48 hours later he was the newest member of the Washington Redskins. Of course it was the Redskins who eschewed all sense of morality and claimed him. The team with the racial slur of a nickna...

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Washington claims troubled LB Reuben Foster off waivers

That didn't take long. Less than 24 hours after former 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster was made available on waivers, the Washington Redskins claimed him. They were the only team to place a claim. Shortly after Foster signed, the NFL placed him on the Commissioner's Exempt List while they review his case. Foster will be allowed to participate in team act...

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Fantasy Football Week 13: Complete Player Rankings By Position

Bye weeks are over which in fantasy means the playoffs are around the corner. For most of you, Week 13 is the last chance to qualify for the postseason or hopefully better position your already solidified playoff berth. While I tend to preach starting the reliables and those on a clear upward enough trajectory, there are also several matchups you'll wan...

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Week 12 Musings: That’s a Wrap, Green Bay

12 weeks down, 5 weeks to go in the regular. Like every year around this week, the playoff picture is starting to crystallize. Sure there will be surprises and Week 17 do or die games. But even when you marry math with momentum, some teams on the margin just look like playoff teams.  The Seahawks are certainly one example, as are the surging Colts, Luc...

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Yoga, Basketball and Limbo: Week 12’s Best NFL Celebrations

Try to go back and remember the sad days when the NFL didn't allow players to celebrate in the end zone. It's a scary thought, and to make sure fans fully appreciate the planning and execution that goes into these viral moments I put together an extra long list of the best celebrations in the NFL in week 12. Some celebrations took their inspiration from...

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Football Date Night Week 12: Browns Exact Revenge on Hue Jackson

On the Week 12 episode of Football Date Night, Melissa and Dave start by marveling at the Browns super fan who committed to naming his kid “Baker” if he was re-tweeted by Baker Mayfield, which actually happened! (1:20). This story led the duo to discuss Hue Jackson’s ill-fated “revenge” game against the Browns, which turned into the Hue Jackso...

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49ers Cut Reuben Foster After Second Domestic Violence Arrest in 2018

When linebacker Reuben Foster was arrested for back in February, the 49ers stood by their 2017 first-round draft pick. Foster's girlfriend Elissa Ennis had accused Foster of "hitting her 8-10 times" and puncturing her eardrum following a domestic dispute. Despite the highly disturbing charges, 49ers general manager John Lynch said that the team would a...

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