Amani Bledsoe, former Cincinnati defensive end, suspended for 17 weeks of 2023 season

Former Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Amani Bledsoe Free agent defensive end Amani Bledsoe, who played in 14 games for the Cincinnati Bengals during the 2020 NFL season, was suspended Tuesday for the first 17 weeks of the 2023 regular season for violating the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances, per NFL Network. During part of last … Read more

Ranking every team’s 2023 NFL Draft class: Steelers, Colts crush it; several playoff teams raise questions

The 2023 NFL Draft is over and all 259 selections have been made. All that’s left to do is brace for the knee-jerk reactions from media folk, ourselves included. We liked what most of the teams did over the weekend because, in reality, this is nothing more than an exercise in checking boxes: “Did Team … Read more

A blunt NFL Draft barometer suggests the first round of the 2020 pandemic class was historically bad

Three years ago, it was showcased as a draft class that could prove that all the hullabaloo of NFL talent evaluation was a waste of time, money and energy. The 2020 pandemic draft class was championed as a collection of picks defined by what the game tape says about a player. Thanks to a COVID-19 … Read more