9:40 PM EDT, Sat July 30, 2016

Brett Favre responds to Derek Carr ‘gunslinger’ talk: “he’s a little bit more polished” than I was

Thursday Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre was asked about recent comparisons Derek Carr had to him. This offseason Michael Crabtree made a strong statement about his quarterback. He compared Derek Carr to soon-to-be-inducted Hall of Famer Brett Favre. “He is always going to be a gunslinger and I love that,” Crabtree said of Carr. “That's the old Brett Favre-type of quarterback, but really managing Brett Favre. Brett Favre is one of the greatest players to ever play." Derek Carr was asked about Crabtree’s comparison and, as you might expect, he was flattered by it, especially...

Rival Report 7/7: 30 ex-NFL players participating in medical marijuana study

It looks like former Baltimore Ravens Left Tackle Eugene Monroe's campaign for medical marijuana in the NFL is progressing well. Now 30 former players are taking part in a study with Dutch Dr. Arno Hazekamp (whose last name actually sounds like it could be a name for a marijuana strain) to research whether the whole plant or isolated compounds from the plant work better to treat their ailments. The outreach of Monroe and this new study has led to "productive dialogue" between the NFLPA and Dr. Marcel Bonn-Miller who is a professor of psychology at the University of Pennsylvania's Perelman...

NFL Player News

  • 14 Ryan Fitzpatrick

    Ryan Fitzpatrick

    Ryan Fitzpatrick on ‘special’ Jets, Hackenberg and myth of being old

  • 5 Willie Young

    Willie Young

    Willie Young signs 2-year extension

  • 5 Anthony Davis

    Anthony Davis

    What effect will Anthony Davis’ return have on the locker room?

  • 4 Victor Cruz

    Victor Cruz

    Giants WR Victor Cruz still feeling good after second straight practice

  • 4 Olivier Vernon

    Olivier Vernon

    The reason Olivier Vernon was running by himself after practice

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