Author: Brooks Melchior

IRVING ON NFL: “80 PERCENT OF EACH TEAM” SMOKES MARIJUANA

On Tuesday David Irving, former defensive tackle for the NFL Dallas Cowboys and Kansas City Chiefs, gave his first interview since he announced his retirement from football on March 8, 2019, while smoking marijuana during a live video stream from his Instagram account. Appearing on the Tiki & Tierney show on the CBS Sports Network, Irving said he would consider returning to play in the NFL if the league removed its marijuana ban while also pointing out that NFL players, not management, are ultimately responsibility for the league’s current stance on cannabis …

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SHOOTING THE 3: COLLEGE HOOPS NEWSBREAKER JEFF GOODMAN

Shooting The 3 is an exclusive SportsbyBrooks.com feature in which a sports media figure fields three questions posed by SbB.Today’s sports media figure is Stadium Basketball Insider and Twitter powerhouse Jeff Goodman. Prior to his all-encompassing coverage of basketball for Stadium and at WatchStadium.com, Goodman worked his magic at CBS Sports, Fox Sports and most recently ESPN – where he was a multi-platform basketball insider for five years.Onto the questions for the top newsbreaker in the college basketball biz …

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DEREK CARR DOESNT NEED TO GUESS WHO’S COMING TO DINNER

Early Monday morning Albert Breer reported that the Oakland Raiders, led by head coach Jon Gruden, would be holding a private workout in Dallas later in the day in order to evaluate quarterback prospect Kyler Murray. Five hours after Breer’s initial break, NFL scout Gil Brandt began to fill in details on Murray’s workout, noting on Twitter that: Jon Gruden and (Raiders General Manager) Mike Mayock had dinner with Kyler Murray at Al Biernat’s last night in Dallas. Murray’s father, agent and 5 receivers are waiting for Gruden to …

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NEW COLIN KAEPERNICK PASSING HIGHLIGHTS YOU HAVEN’T SEEN

In the Atlanta suburb of Lilburn Sunday, hip hop artist Quavious Keyate Marshall held his second annual “Huncho Day” free flag football event.Kaepernick and Quavo “Huncho” MarshallMarshall, better known today as Quavo, was nicknamed Huncho back when he played quarterback for Atlanta-area high school Berkmar.Marshall was the captain of one of the squads while former Atlanta high school football star and current New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara was captain of the opposing team …

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COULD LACKLUSTER PBC PPV CARDS HARM FOX-NFL RELATIONSHIP?

The hottest boxing reporter in the business at the moment, Mike Coppinger of Fox Sports, continued to knock out the biggest stories in the industry today as he detailed the future fight plans of two of the biggest stars in Al Haymon‘s Premier Boxing Champions stable: Manny Pacquaio and Errol Spence, Jr.. Citing “sources” from his Twitter account this morning, Coppinger first broke the news that …

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