Tag Archives: NFL

DJ Khaled Supports Jay-Z Amid Colin Kaepernick, NFL Backlash

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Jay-Z hasn’t had a ton of famous faces come to his corner in the wake of his controversial NFL partnership — but he just got a key vote of confidence … from one DJ Khaled. We ran into Khaled Sunday in NYC, where he was signing autographs and posing with […]

Jay-Z to Become Part Owner of NFL Team

Exclusive Getty Jay-Z had multiple reasons for becoming part of the NFL family, and TMZ Sports has learned one of them is that he is going to become part owner of an NFL team … and it’s going to happen soon. Sources connected to Jay and with direct knowledge tell us … Jay is going […]

Eric Reid Blasts Jay-Z For NFL Partnership, He’s ‘Burying Colin’s Career’

Breaking News Getty Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid is blasting Jay-Z for his new partnership with the NFL … saying it looks like the rap mogul is selling out and helping “bury” Colin Kaepernick‘s football career. Kap’s longtime friend and former teammate sounded off on social media late Wednesday night … responding to a quote […]

Daymond John says NFL Partnering with Jay-Z Not Publicity Stunt

Play video content Exclusive TMZ.com Daymond John is adamant the NFL partnering with Jay-Z helps its brand, but says make no mistake … Hova’s not going to be the league’s puppet just to help them save face. We got the “Shark Tank” star out Wednesday in NYC and got his take on the NFL teaming […]

Jay-Z and Roc Nation Partner with NFL for Music, Social Justice Campaign

Breaking News Getty Jay-Z — one of Colin Kaepernick‘s biggest supporters — is teaming up with the NFL for a music and social justice campaign … this according to reports. The partnership is with Hov’s Roc Nation company … in which the rap mogul will be the league’s “live music entertainment strategist” … including working […]

Chris Johnson Wishes He Had Switched To Receiver, NFL Treats RBs Like Crap

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com “If I could do it all over again, when that coach came to me and told me, ‘You should switch your position to receiver or cornerback,’ I would have did it.” That’s Chris Johnson — one of the best running backs that’s EVER lived — telling TMZ Sports he’s so […]

Colin Kaepernick Posts Intense Workout Vid, ‘Still Ready’ For NFL!

Play video content Breaking News Colin Kaepernick is still busting his ass to get back in the NFL … the ex-49ers superstar just posted a workout video — and it’s INTENSE. The video shows Kap getting after it in the weight room — there’s push-ups, bench presses, rows, tricep pull-downs and dips … the guy […]

NFL Legend Nick Buoniconti Dead at 78

Breaking News Getty Pro Football Hall of Famer Nick Buoniconti — who famously launched a charity to cure paralysis — has died after a struggle with dementia. He was 78. Buoniconti was a stud linebacker at Notre Dame who was drafted by the Boston Patriots of the AFL in 1962 … but went on to […]

Arian Foster Takes On Tomi Lahren Over NFL Protests, Rips Trump

Breaking News Fox Nation Arian Foster says the NFL was “logically inconsistent” for outlawing Colin Kaepernick‘s kneeling protest … and he’s ripping Donald Trump for labeling protesting NFL players as “sons of bitches.” The progressive ex-Houston Texans RB faced off with Fox News conservative Tomi Lahren — where Foster tee’d off on the idea that […]

Tyreek Hill Will NOT Be Suspended By NFL After Child Abuse Probe

Kansas City Chiefs star Tyreek Hill will NOT be suspended by the NFL over allegations he physically abused his 3-year-old son … the NFL said in a statement. Long story short … the NFL says it conducted a thorough investigation but ultimately could not reach a definitive conclusion that Hill beat up his kid. “Over […]