Martavis Bryant was conditionally reinstated by the NFL. The Pittsburgh Steelers’ biggest addition this week happened a couple days before the NFL draft kicks off. The Steelers announced receiver Martavis Bryant has been conditionally reinstated by the NFL.
BRISTOL, Conn. -- Family and friends of Aaron Hernandez arrived Monday to say their farewells to the former NFL player during a private funeral in his hometown. Hernandez's mother, brother, fiancee and at least one defense attorney were among those who turned out for the invitation-only service in Bristol, Connecticut. The former New England Patriots tight end, who was serving a life sentence for a 2013 murder, hanged himself in his cell in a maximum-security prison in Massachusetts last Wednesday. He had just been acquitted of murder charges in the shooting deaths of two men in Boston in 2012. Ahead of the 1 p.m. service, a lawyer for Hernandez's fiancee, Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez, asked a
Several Washington Redskins players showed their support on Twitter for the Washington Capitals winning their first-round Stanley Cup playoff series against the Toronto Mapleleafs. Punter Tress Way showed his Capital’s support by posting a tweet of himself wearing a Capital’s jersey with a simple message. Linebacker Ryan Kerrigan also expressed his support of the Capitals defeating the Mapleleafs 2-1 in a game six overtime contest. In fact, five out of the six games played in the first round series had to go into overtime. Redskins long snapper Nick Sundberg and linebacker Will Compton also displayed their loyalty to the Capitals by posting congratulation tweets as well. Sundberg was a guest