After years of going all-in, Rams now need young, unproven players to ‘figure stuff out’

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — Matthew Stafford didn’t have much of a relationship with Stetson Bennett before the Los Angeles Rams drafted the rookie quarterback in the fourth round. But Stafford and Bennett have two major things in common: They are former Georgia Bulldogs and each of them have won a championship at SoFi Stadium, albeit … Read more

The Cowboys need to figure out this Zack Martin situation

The Dallas Cowboys did not select Johnny Manziel with their 2014 first-round pick. Instead, they selected a player who has since become the most consistently high-performing player on their roster. For nine seasons, Zack Martin has been manhandling would-be defenders on the offensive line as the veteran guard has played at an elite level every … Read more

Texts suggest Favre was central figure in welfare scheme

In an examination of the ongoing welfare fraud scandal in Mississippi, Sports Illustrated suggested that Brett Favre had far more involvement than previously reported. The lengthy report from Michael Rosenberg reviewed text messages exchanged between the Hall of Fame quarterback, former Gov. Phil Bryant, nonprofit executive director Nancy New and several other participants who are … Read more