Tag: DeMarco Murray

DeMarco Murray

Rushing into Oblivion: Underpaid and Unappreciated, Backs Look for Daylight in Pass-Happy NFL

It used to be one of the true glamour positions in all of American sports. Coveted and prized—its elite players enjoyed prestige, power, and respect. It commanded top-dollar and gave us the Heisman pose, for crying out loud! In the 1980s and 1990s, the Minnesota Vikings and the New Orleans Saints both paid a king’s ransom for just one of ’em (Herschel Walker and Ricky Williams respectively). Ah… what used to be.

DeMarco Murray

Reigning Rushing King DeMarco Murray Signs with Eagles

NFL 2014 leading rusher DeMarco Murray has ditched the Dallas Cowboys to join the rival Philadelphia Eagles, according to ESPN. The reported contract calls for Murray to be paid $42 million over five years, with $21 million guaranteed.

Aaron Rodgers

Aaron Rodgers Wins NFL MVP Award

Aaron Rodgers collected his second NFL MVP Award on the eve of the Super Bowl he appeared destined to play in with less than five minutes on the clock two weeks ago