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Saints head coach Sean Payton tests positive for coronavirus

Payton said he came forward with his coronavirus diagnosis because he wants all people to heed the warnings of government officials, stay inside, and behave responsibly

Two Super Bowl LIV champs from Mississippi honored by the state senate

NFL Network report: Dallas Cowboys hire Mike McCarthy as new head coach

Coach Jason Garrett is still a Cowboy... for now

Former Ole Miss QB Chad Kelly back with Colts

Paxton Lynch signs with Steelers

Giants remove Eli Manning as starting QB

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Ian Rapoport: Drew Brees has torn ligament; out at least 6 weeks

  Antonio Brown accuser to meet with NFL Monday

Brissett spoils Titans’ opener, rallying Colts to 19-17 win

Mariota, Titans sack Mayfield, hyped Browns 43-13 in opener

Titans agree to terms with top draft pick Jeffery Simmons

Colts sign former Ole Miss QB Chad Kelly

Former Tiger signs deal with Cowboys

Former Memphis Tiger Tony Pollard inked his deal with the Dallas Cowboys on Friday.

  Pollard’s path to NFL a testament to hard work

Tony Pollard had a feeling he would become a Dallas Cowboy. Days before the Memphis Tigers former do it all weapon was drafted in the fourth round, 128th overall, by America’s Team, he had a hunch he was headed to the Lone Star state, and hoped it would happen.

16 Mid-South players selected in 2019 NFL Draft

The 2019 NFL Draft has officially wrapped and 16 players from the Mid-South were chosen.

Dallas Cowboys draft Memphis RB Tony Pollard in 4th round

Running back Tony Pollard is the second Memphis Tiger off the board in the 2019 NFL Draft.

Memphis’ Darrell Henderson selected by Los Angeles Rams in NFL Draft

Titans draft Mississippi receiver A.J. Brown in 2nd round

Green Bay picks OL Elgton Jenkins of Mississippi St

  200,000 attend first night of NFL Draft

  Plethora of talent still on board for Day 2 of NFL Draft

  3 Bulldogs taken in first round of NFL Draft

  The stage is set for the 2019 NFL Draft

The 2019 NFL Draft kicks off Thursday night in Nashville! There are several Mid-South athletes who could be drafted in the First Round.

  Mid-South athletes to watch during the 2019 NFL Draft

Plenty of Mid-South players could be off the board early, including Memphis running back Darrell Henderson, Ole Miss wide receivers D.K. Metcalf and A.J. Brown and Mississippi State’s Montez Sweat and Jeffrey Simmons.

  NFL Draft fan activities start Thursday in Nashville

The NFL Draft kicks off Thursday in Nashville, and there is no shortage of activities for fans to do while there.

  Security measures in place for NFL Draft this week in Nashville

In just two days, all eyes will be on Nashville for the 2019 NFL Draft. It is the first time the draft will be in the Music City.

  AAF makes it official with Chapter 7 bankruptcy filing

According to the bankruptcy petition, the AAF says it has $48 million in liabilities with only $11.3 million in assets.

Peyton Manning headlines Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame class

Five-time NFL MVP Peyton Manning headlines Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame's latest class

Former Express QB Silvers signs deal with New York Jets

Former Memphis Express Quarterback Brandon Silvers has a new job in the NFL.

Former Express WR signs with Miami Dolphins

Former Memphis Express wide receiver Reece Horn is headed to the NFL.

  AAF to suspend operations, reports say

The inaugural season of Alliance of American Football may be over early.

Chad Kelly pleads guilty to trespassing

Former Ole Miss QB given probation, community service

Patriots beat Rams 13-3 in lowest scoring Super Bowl ever

New England topped the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 in a game that dragged the high-def NFL back to the days of black-and-white TV. It was the lowest-scoring Super Bowl in the 53-year history of the game.

Businessman disappears after allegedly scamming mom, friends out of $750K for Super Bowl tickets

About a dozen people say they paid the suspect at least $20,000 for Super Bowl tickets, but the man went missing before delivering.

Mississippi State DT Jeffery Simmons not invited to NFL Combine; NFL citing past transgressions

Simmons was arrested in 2016 after a fight with a woman was caught on video.

Super Bowl prop bets take over Tunica

The Magnolia State is gearing up for its first ever round of legal Super Bowl betting.

Pittsburgh news producer fired after calling Tom Brady ‘known cheater’

The former producer says he thought the local Steelers fans would find the joke funny and he actually thinks Tom Brady is a great quarterback.

  Memphis restaurant hosting funeral for New Orleans Saints ‘grossly negligent homicide’

A Memphis restaurant is hosting a funeral for the New Orleans Saints following the teams devastating loss to the Los Angeles Rams in the NFC Championship game.

‘Saints got robbed’ billboards go live in downtown Atlanta

“I aspire to be at this level of petty one day,” one user commented on the Facebook post.

REPORT: NFL rule allows Commissioner Roger Goodell to reverse outcome of Saints-Rams game

A “pretty insane and broad rule in the NFL rule book" allows Commissioner Roger Goodell to reverse or reschedule the outcome of the matchup between the New Orleans Saints and Los Angeles Rams, according to a report.

Sec. 642: Saints fans launch petition, after Rams fans launched petition against ref

New Orleans Saints fans are not letting this loss go.

Super Bowl: Pats vs Rams in a meeting of Past vs Future

To officially usher the NFL into a new era, the Los Angeles Rams will have to get past the New England Patriots, exactly 17 years to the date of their last Super Bowl showdown.

Saints fan tosses TV after heartbreaking missed call

We all may have felt like doing it, but one man actually did it.

Mississippi native Sarah Thomas makes NFL history

Sarah Thomas, a Mississippi native, makes NFL history by becoming the first woman to officiate in a playoff game.

Memphis RB Darrell Henderson will enter NFL Draft

Memphis running back Darrell Henderson will enter the NFL Draft.

Broncos cut Chad Kelly day after trespassing arrest

The Denver Broncos released quarterback Chad Kelly following his arrest Tuesday.

Ravens pile up team-record 11 sacks, shut out Titans 21-0

Joe Flacco and the Baltimore Ravens have finished up their longest road swing of the season with an absolutely dominating performance

  Anthony Miller returns to Memphis to host youth football camp

With the Chicago Bears on a bye week, Bears wide receiver and former Memphis Tiger Anthony Miller returned to the Bluff City to host his first youth football camp on Sunday.

Mariota outduels Wentz as Titans edge Eagles 26-23 in OT

Marcus Mariota hit Corey Davis with a 10-yard touchdown pass just before the end of overtime, and the Tennessee Titans beat the Philadelphia Eagles 26-23 Sunday for their best start since 2013

Maroon 5 might headline Super Bowl halftime show, and people are annoyed

The Super Bowl and the NFL have rarely - if ever - featured acts from the hometown of where the game was played. The Feb. 3, 2019, Super Bowl will be no different.

Anthony Miller scores first NFL touchdown

On Monday night history was made for one former Memphis Tiger when the Seatlle Seahawks took on the Chicago Bears.

Bills safety Vontae Davis quits, retires at halftime of game against Chargers

Calling Davis’ retirement unusual may be an understatement, but it’s a much kinder term than his teammate Lorenzo Alexander used.

NFL Hall of Famer shares thoughts National Anthem ruling

Mike Haynes, a former Super Bowl champion, is playing at TPC at Southwind as a part of the Danny Thomas Pro-Am.

Ferguson cut by Buccaneers

Ferguson was signed as an undrafted free agent to a tryout contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Elliott's game-winning kick scores big for charity

Former Memphis Tigers kicker Jake Elliott's 61 yard game-winning field goal for the Eagles to beat the Giants on Sunday earned him NFC Special Teams Player of the Week honors.

Former Tiger Jake Elliott signs with Eagles

Former Tiger Kicker Jake Elliott has a new NFL home.

Lynch loses starting QB battle to Siemian

The quarterback battle is over in Denver. Former Memphis Tigers Quarterback Paxton Lynch will start the season on the bench for the Broncos.

Lynch, Broncos beat Bears in preseason opener

Year two in the NFL for former Memphis Tigers quarterback Paxton Lynch still has him in an understudy role for the Denver Broncos.

Former Memphis Tiger tries hand at professional wrestling

It will seem kind of odd to turn on the TV during Sundays this fall and not see former Memphis Tiger DeAngelo Williams not terrorizing NFL defenses. For now, it looks like DeAngelo may have a new career.

Lynch ready to 'cut loose' in second NFL season

Spring time in Memphis means barbecue, but, Spring time in the Rockies means football practice for former Memphis Tigers quarterback Paxton Lynch.

Report: Greg Hardy arrested on drug charges

Former Ole Miss defensive end Greg Hardy, who remains unsigned in the NFL this year following his domestic violence case in North Carolina, has been arrested on a cocaine possession charge in Texas.

DeAngelo Williams donates 53 mammograms in honor of mother

DeAngelo Williams pays for 53 mammograms to honor mom, who died of breast cancer.

Lynch bides time as Broncos veteran QB's falter

The latest installment of the Paxton Lynch Progress Report with the Denver Broncos has less to do with the former Memphis Tiger than it does with competition for Quarterback of the Super Bowl Champions.

Paxton Lynch pre-season NFL debut with Broncos goes well

It's time to shine for former University of Memphis Quarterback Paxton Lynch in his new job with the NFL Denver Broncos.

Paxton Lynch to get good look in Broncos' preseason opener

NFL Training Camps are entering their second week and the pecking order is being established at quarterback for Paxton Lynch and the Denver Broncos.

Ex-Razorback fractures elbow, could miss 2 Months

Lineup adjustments may be in order in Dallas after running back Darren McFadden fractured his right elbow reportedly in a home accident trying to keep his new IPhone from falling on the floor.

Lynch/Broncos agree on contract

Just over a month ago the Broncos made former University of Memphis Quarterback Paxton Lynch their Number One Pick in the NFL Draft..

Paxton Lynch First OTA with Broncos

It's time to battle with the Big Boys for Former University of Memphis Quarterback Paxton Lynch.

Former Tiger DeAngelo Williams prepares for 10th NFL season

Former Memphis Tiger Football star DeAngelo Williams is preparing for his 10th season in the NFL.

Another Tiger signs NFL free agent deal

The University of Memphis continues to send free agent talent into the NFL.

Paxton Lynch returns to Memphis for graduation at U of M

Former University of Memphis Star Quarterback Paxton Lynch has one more detail to finish up in the Bluff City before taking his place as the, according to Sports Illustrated, "Successor" to Hall of Famer Peyton Manning in Denver.

D-Day Thursday for Paxton Lynch

Thursday is D-Day for former University of Memphis Quarterback Paxton Lynch.