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Tim Tebow works out for Eagles

Posted On March 17, 2015

Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Yes, Tim Tebow worked out for the Philadelphia Eagles. No, it doesn't appear Chip Kelly and the Eagles will sign the former Heisman Trophy winner anytime soon.Out of the league the past two seasons and currently working as an analyst on TV, Tebow worked out for the Eagles on Monday, a…

Wilfork signs with Texans, thanks Patriots

Posted On March 17, 2015

Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Houston Texans signed free-agent defensive tackle Vince Wilfork, the team announced Monday. Wilfork, who reportedly agreed to a two-year deal worth $9 million, tweeted a message thanking the New England Patriots and saying he and his family "will be starting a new chapter in our lives as Houston Texans."He spent…

NFLPA re-elects Smith as executive director

Posted On March 17, 2015

Maui, HI (SportsNetwork.com) - The NFL Players Association has re-elected DeMaurice Smith to a third term as executive director. Smith was elected on the first ballot among player representatives for the 32 teams, although voting totals were not made available by the union. Eight others were finalists for the position. "I am proud to represent…

NHL GMs to recommend 3-on-3 overtime

Posted On March 17, 2015

Boca Raton, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The National Hockey League's 30 general managers are set to recommend that overtime be played in a 3-on-3 format beginning next season, another major change for the extra period made in an attempt to reduce the number of shootouts. The NHL re-instituted overtime prior to the 1983-84 season, a five-minute…

Report: Bennett Wants Trade, New Contract

Posted On March 17, 2015

(Seattle, WA) -- Seahawks pass-rusher Michael Bennett reportedly wants out of Seattle. According to the "Fort Worth Star-Telegram" the defensive end is seeking a trade to the Atlanta Falcons, and wants a new contract. Bennett signed a four-year, 28.5-million-dollar extension last March following the Seahawks' Super Bowl 48 victory. Former Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn…