NFLPA: Replacement Refs Jeopardize Player Safety

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has repeatedly in the past talked about protecting the shield, referencing the NFL and its. But the owners decision to lock out the referees has spawned disaster and now the NFL Players Association is telling its members the new refs are a danger to their health.

CBS Miami–09/25/2012

An NFL referee (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Opinion: The NFL Is Ruining Its Own Brand With Cheap Replacement Refs

Want to know what a company looks like when it fires all its experienced workers and hires on cheap replacements? Watch last night’s embarrassment of a game between Green Bay and Seattle. But this is about more than just a game. This is about a trend in our national economy where trained professionals are cast aside for inferior workers.


Donte Stallworth #18 of the Cleveland Browns carries the ball during the game against the Houston Texans at Cleveland Browns Stadium on November 23, 2008 in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Report: Fins Working Out Donte Stallworth

The Miami Dolphins are in desperation mode for help at the wide receiver position and are bringing in a player who may not have the best memories of time he spent in Miami.

CBS Miami–08/30/2012

From Salary Cap To Draft, Fins Have Problems

The Miami Dolphins have been largely kept on the sidelines during the annual free agent spending frenzy due to the salary cap. But unlike a team like several other teams against the salary cap, Miami doesn’t have the victories to back up the big spending.


Matt Flynn

Fins Hoping Flynn Can Save Franchise

Now that Peyton Manning is out of the picture; Matt Flynn seems to be the target of the Miami Dolphins’ quarterback desires. But even the chase of a former seventh-round draft pick seems to be blowing up in Miami’s face.


GREEN BAY, WI - JANUARY 01: Matt Flynn #10 of the Green Bay Packerslooks for a receiver as Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions rushes at Lambeau Field on January 1, 2012 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Packers defeated the Lions 45-41. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Fins Begin Pursuit Of Matt Flynn

As the possibility of signing Peyton Manning continue to dwindle for the Miami Dolphins, some attention is starting to turn towards free agent quarterback Matt Flynn.


Joe Philbin (Source: Getty Image)

Fins Fans Say, “Give Philbin A Chance”

Dolphins fans at the Doral Alehouse briefly paused their conversations to listen to new head coach Joe Philbin in his first news conference since clinching the job. They are wondering, “what now?”


(Source: CBS4) New Miami Dolphins Coach Joe Philbin meets the media

Philbin: Journey Begins To Return ‘Fins To Greatness

The new coach of the Miami Dolphins said his plan for returning the team to greatness involves strict attention to the fundamentals of football, and said his new team will not be playing this year using a retread of the Green Bay Packers playbook for former Packers offensive coordinator knows by heart.


Joe Philbin (Source: Getty Image)

Fins Interviewing Packers Assistant

The Miami Dolphins will continue their head coaching search into the weekend when they will interview Green Bay Packers offensive coordinator Joe Philbin.


(Source: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Green Bay is Packin’ For Super Bowl

The last time the Packers were in a Super Bowl was January of 1998 in Super Bowl 32. This will be their fifth appearance in the Super Bowl.





Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 13,810 other followers