Report: RGIII Benched, Colt McCoy To Start Against Indianapolis

Earlier today it seemed Jay Gruden really wanted to bench Robert Griffin III, and according to a report from Adam Schefter (and confirmed by Mike Jones), he's finally done it. Schefter, citing a team source, says that Colt McCoy will be Washington's starting quarterback when they take on Indianapolis on Sunday, not… » 11/25/14 11:29pm 11/25/14 11:29pm

PR Guy Pulls Colt McCoy Away From ESPN Deportes Interview: "No Means No"

Colt McCoy was the hero of tonight's big Washington win over Dallas, and so it figures that he'd be doing the run through of all the ESPN networks—given they hold the broadcast rights to Monday Night games, after all. Turns out a PR handler doesn't want McCoy talking to ESPN's Spanish-language Deportes network, though. » 10/28/14 12:52am 10/28/14 12:52am

Paul Ryan Mistook Colt McCoy For Brandon Weeden At Browns Practice Today

The Browns aren't that bad. We told you that last week, before they defeated the Bengals on Sunday, but if you needed more proof, here it is: vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan visited Cleveland's practice facility today. (Ryan's a diehard Packers fan, but politics compels people to do strange things. Condoleezza… » 10/17/12 3:40pm 10/17/12 3:40pm

Texas, A 63-21 Loser To Oklahoma, Still Has Mack Brown Signed Through…

The Texas-Oklahoma game today was as lopsided as a wink. The Sooners tripled up the Longhorns, 63-21, a score that almost looks like a mercy killing after a 36-2 halftime advantage. » 10/13/12 6:50pm 10/13/12 6:50pm

James Harrison Didn't Know What He Was Doing To Colt McCoy

We're doing a season-long NFL roundtable with our friends at Slate. Check back here each week as a rotating cast of football watchers discusses the weekend's key plays, coaching decisions, and traumatic brain injuries. » 12/16/11 4:20pm 12/16/11 4:20pm

Does James Harrison Like Hurting People More Than He Likes Winning…

We're doing a season-long NFL roundtable with our friends at Slate. Check back here each week as a rotating cast of football watchers discusses the weekend's key plays, coaching decisions, and traumatic brain injuries. » 12/15/11 2:35pm 12/15/11 2:35pm

James Harrison: The Villain The NFL Wants

We're doing a season-long NFL roundtable with our friends at Slate. Check back here each week as a rotating cast of football watchers discusses the weekend's key plays, coaching decisions, and traumatic brain injuries. » 12/15/11 10:00am 12/15/11 10:00am

The NFL Is Happy To Sell You This Photograph Of A Concussed Colt McCoy…

While the NFL in 2010 banned the sale of photos depicting plays that resulted in discipline, that same restriction doesn't apply to the aftermath of said plays, as this image is available for purchase from the NFL in a variety of sizes and framing options. » 12/14/11 11:45am 12/14/11 11:45am

Colt McCoy's Father Says His Son Doesn't Remember The End Of Last…

This is what Colt McCoy looked like after James Harrison launched himself into McCoy's face with the crown of his helmet last night. It obviously wasn't a good idea for the Browns to put McCoy back into the game. But after only one play, they did just that. And five plays after Harrison's hit, McCoy threw an… » 12/09/11 3:05pm 12/09/11 3:05pm

Just James Harrison Being James Harrison

Your morning roundup for Dec. 9, the day we learned Twitter has its consequences. Photo via Shutdown Corner. Got any stories or photos for us? Tip your editors. » 12/09/11 9:45am 12/09/11 9:45am

Colt McCoy Tebows, Stevie Johnson Shoots Himself In The Foot And More:…

Colt McCoy does his best accidental Tebow while the real Tebow needed extra time to work his magic. Stevie Johnson gave us all a laugh and later made it up to Jets fans. In no particular order, here's your Sunday roundup. Enjoy. » 11/27/11 8:13pm 11/27/11 8:13pm

Colt McCoy Gets Sacked, Chucks The Ball At The Rams Twice, Gets Away…

Your morning roundup for Nov. 14, the day we learned airport security stops terrorists, not kleptomaniacs. Video via Michael L. Got any stories or photos for us? Tip your editors. » 11/14/11 10:00am 11/14/11 10:00am

Presenting Slo-Mo Video Of A Little League Player Taking A Baseball To…

Your morning roundup for Aug. 20, the ninth day that Delonte West will wake up hoping Home Depot calls. Got any stories or photos for us? Tip your editors. (Video from California's 11-0 win over Rhode Island H/T Shaun B). » 8/20/11 9:45am 8/20/11 9:45am

Colt McCoy's Wife Says Texas Boosters Are Too Generous With Their…

Here's Mrs. McCoy on ESPN's The Herd, doing some NCAA detective work: "You cannot expect 19, 20 year-old kids to say no to free stuff when they're in college." She says a bunch of McCoy's Texas teammates couldn't resist free stuff from agents or boosters. » 6/07/11 5:50pm 6/07/11 5:50pm

Stories That Don't Suck: Colt McCoy And The Texas Quarterback Miracle

From time to time, we'll select stories — old and new, sports and otherwise, relevant and merely sublime — that we urge you to read for one reason or another. Today: Colt McCoy, quarterback of quarterbacks. » 8/19/10 10:40am 8/19/10 10:40am

Today In The Deadspin Society Pages: The McCoy-Glandorf Engagement

Need to make your woman realize you're not as successful or talented as Colt McCoy? Or that your proposal was inferior by comparison, her ring a dingleberry on the ass of Rachel Glandorf's? You've come to the right place. » 1/14/10 1:00am 1/14/10 1:00am