Author Archives: Jeff Smith

Patriots RB Rex Burkhead’s Fantasy Football Outlook as ‘Top Ball-Carrier’

The New England Patriots have always gone with a rotational method when it comes to the running back position. Bill Belichick and company have been known to switch things up literally at any point throughout the game. And for fantasy football owners, it can be incredibly frustrating. Fortunately, it seems we may have some clarification on the Patriots’ gameplan ahead ...

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‘Looking Like’ Steelers RB Le’Veon Bell Will End Holdout Saturday

There’s no clear-cut timeframe established for when Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell will end his holdout. The talented running back was originally expected to return at the start of Week 1 preparation on Monday but has remained a no-show. His status for the team’s opener against the Cleveland Browns seems doubtful at best, but there may be a silver ...

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Report: Cowboys’ Potential Trade for Earl Thomas ‘Isn’t Dead’

While the Dallas Cowboys recently upped their trade offer for safety Earl Thomas, the Seattle Seahawks still refused to budge. As ESPN’s Adam Schefter revealed earlier in the day Wednesday, the Cowboys offered a second-round pick for Thomas and then opted to back out when it was declined. Shortly after, Thomas revealed on Instagram that he would be returning to ...

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Kenyon Martin Revisits Near-Fist Fight With Nets Teammate Alonzo Mourning

The intense near-fist fight between then-New Jersey Nets teammates Kenyon Martin and Alonzo Mourning in 2004 isn’t a story NBA fans are likely to forget anytime soon. But the situation, which nearly turned incredibly ugly, was recently revisited by Martin. The original story from the New York Times included details of the back-and-forth between Martin and Mourning. It also cites ...

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