Report: LB Allen retires after concussion, stroke in game
Former Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Russell Allen is retiring after suffering a concussion and a stroke in a game last December. Allen tells MMQB.si.com he has a dead spot -- no bigger than a dime -- on his cerebellum. The cerebellum controls motor movement and co-ordination. Full Story.(Photo: David Dermer/Diamond Images/Getty Images)
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman says he refuses to back down from his raging rant after the NFC championship game because he wants to "educate the uneducated." During a session called "The Modern Black Male Athlete" at Harvard, Sherman told a standing-room crowd Wednesday that he tried to start a conversation about how blacks are viewed by the media and fans. Full Story.
In a recent interview, Mike Holmgren acknowledged he probably would have been better off coaching the Cleveland Browns than serving as the team's President, but then-owner Randy Lerner was against that idea. "I really just should have coached the team, but [Lerner] didn't want me to," Holmgren told TheMMQB.com. Full Story.
Hall Of Fame
Ray Guy, Derrick Brooks, Walter Jones, Michael Strahan, Andre Reed, and Aeneas Williams, headlined this year's Hall of Fame class. More...
Canadians in the NFL
Several Canadians are playing in the NFL this season, including Nate Burleson, Orlando Franklin, and Jon Ryan. Canadians in the NFL
- May 8-10, 2014: NFL Draft (New York)
- July 24, 2014: Training Camps Open
- September 5-10, 2014: Regular Season Kickoff
- September 29, 2014: Raiders vs Dolphins in London, Enland
- October 27, 2014: Falcons vs Lions in London, England
- November 9, 2014: Cowboys vs Jaguars in London, England
- January 4-19, 2015: Playoffs
- January 25, 2015: Senior Bowl
- January 26, 2015: Pro Bowl
- February 1, 2015: NFL Honours
- February 2, 2015: Super Bowl XLVIII
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