Current & former NFL players react to Brees’ comments on national anthem protest

Ever since the May 25 murder of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, at the hands of four police officers, celebrities, athletes, coaches and organizations have been speaking out and supporting the Black Lives Matter movement. On Wednesday, Yahoo! Finance editor-at-large Daniel Roberts asked New Orleans Saints future Hall of Fame quarterback Drew Brees a simple question: “what is your responsibility, as … Continue reading Current & former NFL players react to Brees’ comments on national anthem protest

Manning Passing Academy postpones 2020 camp

It was announcement we have all been expecting, but it wasn’t made official until Tuesday. The annual Manning Passing Academy, which was set to celebrate its 25th anniversary next month, has postponed this year’s camp due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The four-day camp was set to take place June 25-28 at Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, La. Archie Manning posted a heartfelt letter to the … Continue reading Manning Passing Academy postpones 2020 camp

McNeese terminates search for new AD

Press release from McNeese State athletics website: McNeese State University has terminated the search for a Director of Athletics and no timetable has been set to open a new search. “This was a very thorough search and many highly qualified candidates applied for this position,” McNeese President Dr. Daryl Burckel said. “However, after carefully consideration, we have decided to terminate this search and leave the … Continue reading McNeese terminates search for new AD

Winston signs 1-year deal with Saints

The New Orleans Saints may have found Drew Brees’ successor. At just 26 years of age, the Saints have agreed on a one-year contract worth $1.1 million. The newly-signed Winston, coming off a record-breaking season with the Bucs in which he became the first player in NFL history to join the 30-30 club (33 touchdowns, 30 interceptions), will likely serve as the third-string QB behind … Continue reading Winston signs 1-year deal with Saints