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  • Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib becomes first openly gay active NFL player 22 Jun 2021 02:20 Metro Weekly Carl Nassib – Photos: (left) Instagram, (right) Las Vegas Raiders, via Instagram. Carl Nassib, a defensive end for the Las Vegas Raiders, came out as gay, making him the NFL’s only openly gay player. If he survives roster cutdowns following training camp …
  • Las Vegas Raiders' Carl Nassib becomes 1st active NFL player to come out as gay 22 Jun 2021 02:11 KTLA 5 News - California Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib on Monday became the first active NFL player to come out as gay. Nassib, who is entering his sixth NFL season and second with the Raiders, announced the news on Instagram, saying he wasn’t doing it for the …
  • Former Penn State DE Carl Nassib comes out as 1st openly gay active NFL player 22 Jun 2021 00:09 6 ABC Action News WEST CHESTER, Pa. (WPVI) -- Las Vegas Raiders player and former Penn State University defensive end Carl Nassib came out as gay in an Instagram video Monday afternoon, making him the first openly gay active player in NFL history. "I've been …
  • Raiders' Carl Nassib, former Big Ten defensive player of year, comes out as gay 22 Jun 2021 00:07 The Detroit News - Michigan Carl Nassib, a one-time Big Ten defensive player of the year at Penn State who now is a defensive end for the Las Vegas Raiders, has become the first active NFL player to come out as gay. Nassib made the announcement on Instagram on Monday, in the middle …
  • Raiders’ Carl Nassib says he is gay, first active NFL player to come out 21 Jun 2021 23:53 Paradise Post Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib used his Instagram account Monday to announce that he is gay, becoming the first NFL player to come out while still active in the league. “I just want to take a quick moment to say that I’m gay,” Nassib said. “I’ …
  • Raiders sign Tre'von Moehrig to rookie deal 21 Jun 2021 23:15 The Red Zone The Las Vegas Raiders have signed second-round draft pick S Tre'von Moehrig, the club announced Monday. Moehrig was selected with the 43rd overall pick by the Raiders in the 2021 NFL Draft. Moehrig played three seasons (2018-20) at TCU, appearing in 34 …
  • Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib announces he's gay, becoming 1st active NFL player to come out 21 Jun 2021 22:59 ABC7 - California Carl Nassib, defensive end for the Las Vegas Raiders, has announced that he is gay, becoming the first active NFL player to come out. Nassib made the announcement in a video on Instagram Monday, where he also said he is donating $100,000 to the Trevor …
  • Raiders’ Carl Nassib says he is gay, first active NFL player to come out 21 Jun 2021 22:15 Monterey Herald Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib used his Instagram account Monday to announce that he is gay, becoming the first NFL player to come out while still active in the league. “I just want to take a quick moment to say that I’m gay,” Nassib said. “I’ …
  • Tre'von Moehrig signs rookie deal 21 Jun 2021 20:23 Nevada State News.Net Raiders Public Relations HENDERSON, Nev. - The Las Vegas Raiders have signed second-round draft pick S Tre'von Moehrig, the club announced Monday. An athletic and rangy safety at 6-foot-2, 202 pounds, Moehrig was selected with the 43rd overall pick by …
  • Review-Journal wins 11 awards in prestigious journalism contests 21 Jun 2021 06:56 Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada The Las Vegas Review-Journal won nearly a dozen regional and national awards for work published in 2020, including two high-profile honors for its investigation into the deadly Alpine Motel Apartments fire. Staff were awarded first place in project …
  • Richard Marx, Richard Cheese and more in Station relaunch 21 Jun 2021 03:45 Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada You have to hand it to Station Casinos, where range rules the day. The locals resort company boasts enough dexterity in its entertainment lineup it could stage an Eagles tribute band and the real, former Eagles bandmate Don Felder on the same bill. Station …
  • A’s look to narrow list of possible Las Vegas ballpark sites 20 Jun 2021 00:17 Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada The Oakland Athletics return to Las Vegas this week for more talks about possible relocation to Southern Nevada. The focus of this trip, led by A’s owner John Fisher and team president Dave Kaval, is the potential location of a stadium. No area of the Las …
  • How Madden 22’s AI makes better use of NFL Next Gen Stats 17 Jun 2021 23:45 VentureBeat Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. EA showed off Madden NFL 22 for the first time this week during a press briefing, and one of its most intriguing aspects will be its deeper integration with the league’s Next Gen Stats …
  • Vontaze Burfict 'Secret Pizza' Arrest Video Shows NFL Star Sobbing Outside Of Casino 17 Jun 2021 10:24 TMZ CRYIN' OUT Vontaze Burfict bawled his eyes out outside of a Las Vegas casino after he was restrained by SEVEN people ... and the whole thing was captured on police video obtained by TMZ Sports. The former Cincinnati Bengals and Oakland Raiders star was …
  • Jim Fassel: NFL coach who led New York Giants to the Super Bowl 16 Jun 2021 23:11 The Independent Jim Fassel, who coached the New York Giants to a Super Bowl appearance in 2001, and mentored Hall of Fame quarterback John Elway early in his career, has died aged 71. Fassel (pronounced “fossil”) was known throughout his career for developing strong …
  • 15 pro athletes from the Myrtle Beach area 16 Jun 2021 20:13 WBTW 13 - South Carolina MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) — Fore! Dozens of athletes have traded in their flip flops for cleats, moving beyond the Grand Strand to professional leagues. Among those are football and basketball players, along with dancers and surfers.  Here are 15 …
  • Derek Carr says he'd rather 'quit football' than play with a team other than the Raiders 16 Jun 2021 15:56 Sporting News Derek Carr is  a Las Vegas Raider through and through. Carr has spent the entirety of his career in Las Vegas (and Oakland) silver and black, and after his comments on Tuesday, he wants to end his career in the desert.  Speaking after Vegas minicamp …
  • The 2021 Industry Summit Welcomes Hall of Famer Tim Brown as... 16 Jun 2021 03:28 SF Gate - California Beckett is proud to announce the 2021 Industry Summit will kick off three days of business sessions with a keynote address by NFL Hall of Famer and 1987 Heisman Trophy winner Tim Brown. The 2021 Industry Summit is proud to announce it will kick off three …
  • Paul Tagliabue would have fought Raiders move to Las Vegas 16 Jun 2021 02:26 Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada Former NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue told USA Today that he opposed the Raiders moving to Las Vegas and the league’s growing relationship with gaming companies. If Paul Tagliabue was still the NFL commissioner, Las Vegas likely wouldn’t have the Raiders, …
  • NFL: Rams never had a ‘contract’ with St. Louis – or with any other city 15 Jun 2021 20:26 The Center Square (The Center Square) – The National Football League (NFL) does not “contract” with cities, therefore St. Louis is not entitled to compensation following the Rams’ 2016 return to Los Angeles and have no legitimate claim to profits resulting from the …
  • 90 Buffalo Bills scouting reports in 90 days- guard Jon Feliciano - Buffalo Rumblings 14 Jun 2021 11:45 Buffalo NY News.Net The Buffalo Bills have committed substantial resources to improving their offensive line over the last few years. While they seem to be caught in between with regard to the line’s identity—should they be moveable zone blockers or big, angry hat-on-hat …
  • Guns N' Roses Will Be First Rock Artist to Play Las Vegas Stadium 13 Jun 2021 15:40 Nevada State News.Net Guns N' Roses will be the first-ever rock artist to play Las Vegas' Allegiant Stadium. The concert will take place this summer as part of their rescheduled 2021 North American tour, which was originally set to take place in 2020, and will be opened …
  • Predicting the Las Vegas Raiders 2021 season game-by-game 13 Jun 2021 05:44 Nevada State News.Net Use your ← → (arrows) to browse Raiders take on Lamar Jackson in Week 1. Mandatory Credit: Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports The Las Vegas Raiders have a tough slate in 2021, but they do have enough talent to finally get back to the playoffs for the first time …
  • 5 Questions: Willie Snead IV discusses his NFL career, time with BSU football, more 12 Jun 2021 18:08 The Star Press - Indiana MUNCIE, Ind. — When Willie Snead IV looks back on why he decided to play football collegiately at Ball State, he points to a conversation he had with then-BSU head coach Pete Lembo. There was a time, when Snead planned on attending Western Michigan. But …
  • Denver’s Dingman Group keeps pro athletes, coaches and entire NFL franchises moving smoothly 12 Jun 2021 13:44 Denver Post - Colorado Moving across the country is complicated. There’s a home to pack up and maybe sell, a new home to find, furniture to transport, cars to deal with and the list goes on. Multiplying those steps by a couple of hundred people and add on truckloads of fitness …
  • Letters: Support at stake | National gun control | Repeal protection | Save US democracy | Future insurrections | Lasting peace 12 Jun 2021 00:57 The Mercury News - California Submit your letter to the editor via this form. Read more Letters to the Editor. A’s stadium vote could cost support On July 20, Oakland city officials will vote on the A’s $12 billion dollar development proposal regarding the Howard Terminal area (“ …
  • 2021 Fantasy football draft prep: Tips, rankings, best advice, rookies, top 150 from unbiased experts 10 Jun 2021 14:06 CBS New York If you want to gain a significant advantage over the competition with your 2021 Fantasy football picks, you have to study more than last year's numbers and this season's projections. When embarking on your 2021 Fantasy football draft prep, you …
  • PlayUSA Rewind- Maryland Gaming Revenue Hits High In May 09 Jun 2021 21:52 Maryland State News Welcome back to the PlayUSA Rewind! The summer months generally mean the legislative season is coming to a close. For others, this is the last chance to legalize gambling bills or risk waiting another year. This week, Maryland casinos cash in on relaxed …
  • Guns N' Roses to play stadium concert in Colorado 09 Jun 2021 16:48 9NEWS (KUSA) - Colorado The rock and roll legends will perform at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in August. COMMERCE CITY, Colo. — Guns N’ Roses will stop in Colorado this summer as part of their rescheduled worldwide stadium tour. Lead singer Axl Rose, guitarist Slash, bass …
  • Former Giants coach Fassel dies at 71 09 Jun 2021 07:42 Arkansas Democrat Gazette FOOTBALL Former Giants coach Fassel dies at 71 Jim Fassel, whose bold guarantee of a playoff bid late in the 2000 season seemingly catapulted the New York Giants to a spot in the Super Bowl, has died. He was 71. Son John Fassel, special teams coordinator …