JaMarcus Russell, Who Now Weighs More Than 300 Pounds, Is Thinking…

JaMarcus Russell, the first overall pick of the 2007 draft, pretty much ate and purple drank his way through $31.5 million in guaranteed money. The Raiders cut him loose in May 2010, and he had a couple of failed tryouts with the Redskins and Dolphins later that summer. Since then, the only signal-calling he's done… » 1/23/13 6:40pm 1/23/13 6:40pm

What Do NFL Scouts Think They Know About Quarterbacks?

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. » 11/02/11 2:28pm 11/02/11 2:28pm

Welcome Back, JaMarcus: Russell Will Return To LSU In The Fall To Take …

LSU Sports Information Director Michael Bonnette tweeted yesterday that former Oakland Raiders quarterback JaMarcus Russell would be returning to Baton Rouge to take classes in the fall. In his honor, we've cut you the opening credits of Welcome Back, JaMarcus. » 8/05/11 1:25pm 8/05/11 1:25pm

Bobby V Comes Out Of The Closet As Someone Who Doesn't Quite Understand …

Because no one reads the newspaper, and SportsCenter's anchors are too perky for this early in the morning, Deadspin combs the best of the broadsheets and the blogosphere to bring you everything you need to know to start your day » 4/27/10 8:30am 4/27/10 8:30am