Aaron Rodgers: Death threats to Marquez Valdez-Scantling “extremely unnecessary”

On Sunday, Packers receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling received social-media death threats after a key fumble cost his team a game. On Tuesday, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers defended his teammate. “I would say that’s extremely unnecessary,” Rodgers said of the death threats, during an appearance on The Jim Rome Show. “I understand the rooting interests in the […]

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Broncos activate Mark Barron from IR, waive LeVante Bellamy

The Broncos activated linebacker Mark Barron from injured reserve to their active roster, the team announced Wednesday. Denver waived running back LeVante Bellamy in a corresponding move. Bellamy, an undrafted rookie from Western Michigan, was activated from IR on Tuesday. Barron, a ninth-year player, signed with the Broncos in late August after rookie linebacker Justin […]

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Ravens-Steelers situation is fundamentally different from Packers-49ers

When the NFL postponed Thursday night’s Ravens-Steelers game to Sunday, some complained that the Ravens finagled more favorable treatment than other teams that were required to proceed with their games despite COVID-19 issues. Most notably, the 49ers had to play despite missing multiple players on a Thursday night earlier this month, against the Packers. While […]

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