November 2014 - Football Wiretap

Seahawks' Defense Recaptures Swagger After Earl Thomas' Outburst
Earl Thomas helped the Seahawks regain their focus and swagger when he had an outburst at several defensive linemen in a walkthrough on Thursday.

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Heisman Trophy Race Down To Marcus Mariota, Melvin Gordon
Marcus Mariota is a 1/3 favorite, while Gordon sits at 2/1.

Chip Patterson/CBS Sports

NFL Evaluating Dominic Raiola's Cut Block On Moore
Jim Caldwell said he had not heard anything in regard to that type of discipline from the league.

Michael Rothstein/ESPN

Johnny Manziel's Entourage Involved In Fight
Cleveland police were called to the apartment's lobby at 2:36 a.m. for a report of a "riot" involving 20 men and two security guards.

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Rams' Fans In Los Angeles Show Support By Attending Game At San Diego
The Rams could relocate back to Los Angeles this offseason and fans of that possibility drove down to San Diego for Sunday's game against the Chargers.

Jim Thomas/St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Ryan Mallett Out For Season With Pectoral Injury
Ryan Fitzpatrick is expected to become the Texans' starting quarterback again with Ryan Mallett out.

John McClain/Houston Chronicle

Odell Beckham Jr. Could Only Make Catch With One Hand
Odell Beckham Jr. made one of the greatest one-handed touchdown catches in football history in Week 12.

Peter King/Sports Illustrated

Lynch Meets With Media Postgame, Gives 'Yeah' Answers
Marshawn Lynch met with the media following the Seahawks' win over the Cardinals to comply with the NFL's media policy, but he only gave one-word responses.

Mike Florio/Pro Football Talk

Arian Foster Inactive For Week 12
Arian Foster is still recovering from an injured groin.

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Rose Bowl Can Support Just One Team On Interim Basis
The Raiders and Rams are seriously exploring a move to Los Angeles for the 2015 season.

Jason La Canfora/CBS Sports

Gruden Prepared To Bench Griffin If He Struggles In Week 12
Jay Gruden reportedly is interested in putting Colt McCoy back in at quarterback for Robert Griffin III.

Chris Mortensen/ESPN

Josh Gordon To Play 20-30 Snaps For Browns In Week 12
Josh Gordon is expected to get 20 to 30 snaps for the Browns as he returns from a 10-game suspension.

Adam Schefter/ESPN

Zimmer Believes Adrian Peterson Will Return To Vikings In 2015
Adrian Peterson hinted in an interview that the Vikings haven't been supportive and that a fresh start with a new team might make sense.

Ed Werder/ESPN

Gruden: Clock's Ticking For Robert Griffin III
Robert Griffin III has been put on notice by Jay Gruden that he needs to play better now that he's in the second half of his third NFL season.


Bills Will Play Jets At 7 PM EST On Monday In Detroit
The snowfall in Western New York has forced the Bills to move their home game to Detroit.


Adrian Peterson Vows To Never Use Switch Again
Adrian Peterson would like to remain with the Vikings.

Tom Pelissero/USA Today

Raiders' Fans Buy Ad Lobbying For Hue Jackson's Return
A group of Raiders' fans took out a quarter page ad in the Oakland Tribune calling for the franchise to bring back Hue Jackson next season as head coach.

Darin Gantt/Pro Football Talk

Jay Gruden Apologizes For Calling Out Robert Griffin III
Jay Gruden said on Monday after Washington's latest loss that Robert Griffin III "needs to worry about himself and not everybody else."

Ryan Wilson/CBS Sports

Bills-Jets Game Likely To Be Moved
Detroit, Pittsburgh or Washington, D.C. could host the game.

Adam Schefter, Adam Caplan/ESPN

Aldon Smith Received Double-, Triple-Teams In First Game Back
Justin Smith compared the return of Aldon Smith to the return of a No. 1 receiver in terms of how he can impact the game.

David Fucillo/Niners Nation

LeSean McCoy Insists He's 'The Same Player' As 2013
LeSean McCoy has just 729 yards after 10 games this season one year after having 932 after 10.


Adrian Peterson Appeals Suspension
Adrian Peterson remains on the Commissioner's Exempt List during the appeal process.

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LeGarrette Blount Signs With Patriots On Two-Year Deal
LeGarrette Blount rushed for nearly 800 yards in 2013 with the Patriots.

Mike Reiss/ESPN

Marshawn Lynch Fined $100k For Not Talking To Media
The NFL media policy mandates that players must be available to the media during the practice week at the team facility and in the locker room following all games.

Ed Werder/ESPN

Vikings Claim Ben Tate Off Waivers
Ben Tate has 333 yards on 106 carries and four touchdowns this season.

Matt Vensel/Star Tribune

Ertz: Jimmy Graham Wouldn't Fit Eagles' Offense Due To Blocking
Zach Ertz believes Jimmy Graham wouldn't be a fit for the Eagles' offense.

Katherine Terrell/Times Picayune

Josh Gordon 'Going To Tear This League Up'
Josh Gordon is optimistic about how he'll quickly be productive coming off his 10-game suspension.

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Golden Tate Believes Lions 'Growing' Into Offense
The Lions' offense remains a work in progress, but Golden Tate believes they're growing into it.

Michael Rothstein/ESPN

Report: Vikings Won't Release Or Trade Adrian Peterson
The Vikings will re-evaluate Adrian Peterson's future with the club in the offseason.

Dan Gartland/Sports Illustrated

Arbitrator Rules In Favor Of NFL On Adrian Peterson
Shyam Das ruled that Peterson "failed to establish on this record that the NFL violated either the letter agreement or the CBA."