Why The Raiders May Hold The Keys To The A’s Leaving Oakland

Earlier today, the NFL sent out a press release notifying members of the media that the October 6 San Diego Chargers versus Oakland Raiders game would be postponed by seven hours and begin at 11:35 p.m. ET.  Other than the obvious–that this move may make this week five match-up the latest game in NFL history–other implications possibly arise from this move by the NFL. As … Continue reading Why The Raiders May Hold The Keys To The A’s Leaving Oakland

How NFL Draft Picks Affect An NFL Team’s Salary Cap

As the names of young men are called from the podium on the Radio City Music Hall stage tonight, draft experts and team’s front offices will consider how their picks will impact their team’s salary cap.  The 2013 NFL salary cap is set at $123 million.  The rookies a team drafts and subsequently signs to a contract will have salaries that will be counted under … Continue reading How NFL Draft Picks Affect An NFL Team’s Salary Cap

The Effectiveness of the NFL’s Three-Day Unrestricted Free Agent Negotiating Window

At 4:00 p.m. ET today, the 2013 NFL free agency signing period kicks off.  For NFL fans, general managers and players alike, the signing period marks one of the most exciting times of the NFL year.  It is a time where teams can rebuild rosters to further Super Bowl hopes and players can seek out new opportunities to build a lasting legacy in the league. … Continue reading The Effectiveness of the NFL’s Three-Day Unrestricted Free Agent Negotiating Window

NFL Injury Report: Ryan Matthews’ Collarbone Fracture

Each week, RulingSports.com will analyze one NFL player’s injury.  Sports Medicine doctor, Dr. Mandy Huggins (Twitter:  @HugginsMD), will provide medical analysis of the injury.  Alicia Jessop will then break down some of the contract ramifications of the injury. Dr. Mandy Huggins’ Medical Analysis San Diego Chargers RB Ryan Mathews unfortunately suffered yet another injury on Sunday, this time a left clavicle (collarbone) fracture. As you … Continue reading NFL Injury Report: Ryan Matthews’ Collarbone Fracture

NFL Injury Report: Fred Jackson’s MCL Injury

Each week, RulingSports.com will analyze one NFL player’s injury.  Sports Medicine doctor, Dr. Mandy Huggins (Twitter:  @HugginsMD), will provide medical analysis of the injury.  Alicia Jessop will then break down some of the contract ramifications of the injury. Dr. Mandy Huggins’ Medical Analysis Fred Jackson, RB for the Buffalo Bills, left the game Sunday with a right knee injury. It was later reported that he … Continue reading NFL Injury Report: Fred Jackson’s MCL Injury

NFL Injury Report: Brian Urlacher’s Leg Injury

Each week, RulingSports.com will analyze one NFL player’s injury.  Sports Medicine doctor, Dr. Mandy Huggins (Twitter:  @HugginsMD), will provide medical analysis of the injury.  Alicia Jessop will then break down some of the contract ramifications of the injury. Dr. Mandy Huggins’ Medical Analysis The media is already speculating about the leg injury sustained by Chicago LB Brian Urlacher on Sunday, reporting today that the team … Continue reading NFL Injury Report: Brian Urlacher’s Leg Injury

NFL Injury Report: Fred Davis’ Ruptured Achilles Tendon

Each week, RulingSports.com will analyze one NFL player’s injury.  Sports Medicine doctor, Dr. Mandy Huggins (Twitter:  @HugginsMD), will provide medical analysis of the injury.  Alicia Jessop will then break down some of the contract ramifications of the injury. Dr. Mandy Huggins’ Medical Analysis One of the more notable injuries recently in the NFL was that of Fred Davis, tight end for the Washington Redskins. He … Continue reading NFL Injury Report: Fred Davis’ Ruptured Achilles Tendon