By Bill Smith
Five US Senators have introduced legislation to eliminate NFL Blackouts.
The NFL has announced that they will play 13 Thursday night games next season. The games will continue after the traditional Thursday night league kickoff and run through week 15.
The league also announced that every NFL team will get at least 1 prime time game.
The Eagles announced they will plan to put the franchise tag on WR DeSean Jackson. They will try to work out a trade. That would mean if he signs the tender he would get around 9.5 million dollars for 2012. He has said he would accept the tender but the tag cannot be placed until Feb. 26th. The Eagles would get two first round picks from any team that signed him as a tagged player. The Eagles will try to trade him this offseason for a first and another player.
The Jags have named Mark Lamping as their team president. He will oversee all non-football operations.
Agent Tom Condon has said “Peyton’s not done.” Peyton Manning has been medically cleared to play by his doctors in 2012. However, he has not been cleared by the team. The Big … Read more at FryingPanSports