It’s easy to state that it’s officially summertime, especially since the sports world is somewhat calm and subdue. However, there’s some interesting and intriguing NFL stories that emerged on Monday, which is why we’ve decided to compile a list and share them with our fans. So, find a story you like and click it.
* New England Patriots wide receiver Deion Branch seemed confident in a recent report that there will indeed be a NFL season this fall. However, he advised fans to be “patient.”
*According to reports, Terrell Owens is recovering from ACL surgery, but while it’s certain that he won’t be on the field anytime soon, some wonder if his career is officially over? Also, if he signs with a new team, one has to wonder, will he be a bad influence?
* Dallas Cowboys tight end Martellus Bennett is making sure to workout and prepare for the upcoming season. Yet, why isn’t he working with his other teammates or Tony Romo?
* Good news for Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, as his lifelong friend and quarterback coach Tom Martinez seems to be doing well despite his recent health issues.
* Have you been watching the NFL Network’s “Top 100 Players of 2011?” If so, one NFL writer has a few thoughts on the current list, as well as while it’s funny and interesting.
* New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has broken his silence and is optimistic about a new CBA (Collective Bargaining Agreement) for the NFL.