Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins takes shot at Cowboys’ defense

Malcolm Jenkins may be new to the NFC East, but he’s got the rivalry aspect down pat. During an appearance on NFL Network, Jenkins, who signed a three-year contract with the Eagles last month, touched on his new divisional opponents. The veteran safety’s comments were relatively benign; he questioned Robert Griffin III’s durability and the…

Saints players support, defend Gregg Williams

It should go without saying that Gregg Williams is the most reviled man in football. The disgraced defensive coordinator has been trashed by … well, everybody in the last few months. That is, everybody but a handful of Saints players who still support — and even defend — the man who birthed the now-infamous BountyGate…

NFL issues fines to a plethora of players

Break out the checkbooks. The league today has announced fines for various player offenses in wake of their new policy to crack down on dangerous hits. I’ll start with the Titans. Two of their defensive ends, Dave Ball and William Hayes, were issued fines. Ball was docked $5,000 for roughing the passer in their win…