Tag: NFL

2023 Super Bowl: Best Black Football Films and TV Shows

Wildcats (1986) Official Trailer – Goldie Hawn, Woody Harrelson Sports Movie HD Many of the movies on this list are pretty dramatic, so if you’re in for a laugh, check out this 1986 comedy, Wildcats. This classic comedy is about a rookie coach trying to whip her team into shape. It’s also the first film […]

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Brian Flores Is Named Minnesota Vikings’ Defensive Coordinator

Photo: Megan Briggs (Getty Images) After suing the league and standing up for his rights, Brian Flores is back in the top-tier of NFL coaches. According to ESPN, he will become the Minnesota Vikings new defensive coordinator. In February 2022, Flores sued the NFL and multiple teams, including his former employers, the Miami Dolphins, “accusing […]

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Jessica Pegula opens up about her mom and Buffalo Sabres owner Kim Pegula’s health issues

In a recent Players Tribune article, United States Tennis star, Jessica Pegula opened up on her family’s story surrounding her mom and Buffalo Sabres owner and president Kim Pegula and the health issues that she has faced.  On the night that Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin went into cardiac arrest on the field, Jessica texted […]

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2023 Super Bowl: Jalen Hurts, Patrick Mahomes Understand ‘Special’ History-Making Moment

(L-R) Jalen Hurts #1 of the Philadelphia Eagles talks with Patrick Mahomes #15 of the Kansas City Chiefs during Super Bowl LVII Opening Night presented by Fast Twitch at Footprint Center on February 06, 2023 in Phoenix, Arizona. Photo: Christian Petersen (Getty Images) With the Philadelphia Eagles and Kansas City Chiefs gathered at the Footprint […]

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Sean Payton On Russell Wilson Having A Personal Coach: ‘That’s Not Going To Take Place Here’

The Denver Broncos had a disastrous 2022 season, finishing 5-12 in Russell Wilson’s first season under center. The team fired head coach Nathaniel Hackett after 15 games and are banking heavily on new head coach Sean Payton finding a way to revitalize Wilson and the offense — sending the 29th pick in this year’s draft […]

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NFL Celebrates Black Quarterbacks, but Forgets About Cam Newton

Photo: Chris Graythen (Getty Images) As Black football fans celebrate the success of Jalen Hurts and Patrick Mahomes, the NFL also wanted to salute the Black quarterbacks who have paved the way for the talented players. Unfortunately, they forgot to include 2015 NFL MVP Cam Newton and the internet definitely noticed. The tweet features large […]

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NFL Celebrates Black Quarterbacks, but Forgets About Cam Newton [UPDATED]

Photo: Chris Graythen (Getty Images) Updated 2/6/2023 at 5:00 p.m. ET: Following Cam Newton’s omission from a tweet by the NFL celebrating Black quarterbacks, the NFL Alumni Association’s NYC-Long Island Chapter provided a statement to The Root highlighting the three-time Pro Bowler’s accomplishments. The organization also highlighted the league’s tendency to downplay the abilities of […]

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Unabashed Jill Biden is Philadelphia Eagles fan-in-chief

Unabashed Jill Biden is Philadelphia Eagles fan-in-chief | The Hill Skip to content AP-Michael Clubb First lady Jill Biden holds up a Philadelphia Eagles shirt while sorting children’s clothes at the FEMA State Disaster Recovery Center in Bowling Green, Ky., Friday, Jan. 14, 2022. Associated Press-Michael Clubb For the first time in years, there’s an […]

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Here’s How the Entertainment World is Celebrating Black History Month

Photo: Kevin Winter (Getty Images) The music service partners with Pandora for several new channels including The Whitney Channel, Notorious Radio, which celebrates Biggie, Black Music Forever, highlighting current hits and new artists, and The Apollo Theater Channel, which offers the history of Black music from Jazz, to R&B, to Hip-Hop.

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Arrest Warrant Out For Cincinnati Bengals RB Joe Mixon. Allegedly Told Woman ‘I Should Shoot You’

Photo: Cooper Neill (Getty Images) Times are getting bad for the Cincinnati Bengals and their fans. Just days after they lost the AFC Championship game against the Kansas City Chiefs, their star running back, Joe Mixon, has a warrant out for his arrest on a misdemeanor aggravated menacing charge. CC Off English According to ESPN, […]

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Menacing Charge Dropped Against Cincinnati Bengals RB Joe Mixon [Updated]

Photo: Cooper Neill (Getty Images) Updated as of 2/3/2023 at 4:23 p.m. ET Just days after they lost the AFC Championship game against the Kansas City Chiefs, their star running back, Joe Mixon, had a warrant out for his arrest on a misdemeanor aggravated menacing charge. But, in a new change of events, the charges […]

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Super Genes? One Sibling is an Olympian, the Other is Hoping to Win the Super Bowl

Photo: Icon Sportswire / Contributor (Getty Images), Kaz Photography / Contributor (Getty Images) South Carolina natives Jasmine Camacho-Quinn and Robert Quinn are the ultimate sibling goals with one being an Olympic gold medalist and the other hoping to add a Super Bowl win to his resume. CC Off English Running track is in Jasmine Camacho- […]

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Roblox to hold NFL Super Bowl concert starring Saweetie

Connect with top gaming leaders in Los Angeles at GamesBeat Summit 2023 this May 22-23. Register here. The National Football League (NFL) announced today that it plans to hold a virtual Super Bowl-style concert within Roblox. The event, backed by Intuit and developed in partnership with GameFam, will star musician Saweetie. It’s set to air […]

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The Super Bowl Just Got Blacker: Autumn Lockwood Becomes First Black Woman To Coach In Playoff Game

Photo: ETSU Dept. of Intercollegiate Athletics As Super Bowl LVII quickly approaches, the playoff game continues to become more and more historic. Today on Instagram, the official NFL page posted that Autumn Lockwood will become the first Black woman to coach in a Super Bowl. CC Off English The post read: “With the @philadelphiaeagles advancing […]

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Now That Tom Brady Is Retiring, Which Black QB Can Take His Place As the Face of The NFL?

Photo: Michael Owens// Kevin Sabitus// Mike Carlson (Getty Images) It’s official. For REAL now. Tom Brady has retired from the NFL after playing quarterback for 23 seasons. CC Off English In case you didn’t know, he’s collected seven Vince Lombardi Trophies, five Super Bowl MVP awards, three league MVP awards, and more regular-season victories than […]

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