Malcolm Jenkins disses Rex Ryan with Jets compliment

Fresh off their impressive upset victory over the Colts, the 2-0 Jets are, for now, the talk of the football world. Ironically, they’re winning without doing any talking, a refreshing change from when Rex Ryan was blowing enough hot air to blanket the five boroughs. According to Malcolm Jenkins, who gets his crack at Todd…

J.J. Watt becomes second-fastest player to 60 sacks

In Week 2 against the Panthers, J.J. Watt continued doing J.J. Watt things. He — you guessed it — notched a sack for the seventh straight game, and third time this season. Ho-hum. Just another day in Watt’s domain. Only this particular third quarter takedown counted for more. And it wasn’t (solely) because he mocked…

Blake Bortles slams fans who criticized play-calling

After a dreadful offensive showing in last Sunday’s season-opening home loss to the Panthers, Blake Bortles isn’t too popular among the Jaguars’ fanbase. Apparently, the feeling is mutual. The second-year quarterback on Wednesday fired back at fans who questioned the team’s play-calling, likening them to know-nothing gradeschoolers. Jaguars QB Blake Bortles on fans questioning play-calling:…

Winston: Mariota and I like ‘two horses at the race track’

One of the more appealing Opening Day matchups takes place in Tampa Bay, where No. 1 overall pick Jameis Winston and the Buccaneers will square off with the Titans and No. 2 overall pick Marcus Mariota. Predictably, in the run-up to the game, Winston was asked about the battle of the ballyhooed rookie quarterbacks. Predictably,…

Jeremy Maclin: ‘I don’t give a damn about your fantasy team’

There are some NFL players — Calvin Johnson, for example — who genuinely care about your all-too-important fantasy football teams. And there are those who simply couldn’t care less. Jeremy Maclin, as he’s made clear, falls into the latter category. In a bah-humbug moment, the Chiefs receiver on Sunday took to his Twitter account to…