All posts by Tracey Brannon

Writer for Big Mug Sports and a student at Texas Tech University

NFL Annual Meetings: What Just Happened?

Roger Goodell, the NFL commissioner, gives a press conference during the NFL's Annual Meetings. [Photo via Ross D. Franklin/The Associated Press]
Roger Goodell, the NFL commissioner, gives a press conference during the NFL’s Annual Meetings. [Photo via Ross D. Franklin/The Associated Press]
A possible future Los Angeles or Toronto team in the NFL, more controversy surrounding “Deflate-Gate”, and several rule changes were some of the major discussions that took place these past few days in Phoenix, Arizona, where general managers, coaches, and players met for the NFL’s Annual Meeting.

There were 23 rule proposals submitted by various clubs in the NFL, and Roger Goodell shed some light on some major events going on around the league.

To start off, here are some of the most interesting rule proposals that were submitted by various teams:

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Where in the World is Rolando McClain Going?

Where will Ronaldo McClain choose to sign this off-season? [Photo via Matthew Emmons/USA TODAY Sports]
Where will Rolando McClain choose to play next season? [Photo via Matthew Emmons/USA TODAY Sports]

We have all heard about Greg Hardy recently signing with the Dallas Cowboys, but one question that has been lingering in my head is, where is Rolando McClain? The powerful force at inside linebacker for the Cowboys’ defense last year finished with 81 combined tackles, 2 interceptions and 1 sack, but has been left with an unknown future in free agency.

McClain has been working out at his alma mater, the University of Alabama, and doing some rehab on his right knee, with more enthusiasm for the upcoming 2015 season than ever before. However, the Cowboys do not seem to share this same enthusiasm, as McClain is still unsigned despite being one of the top inside linebackers left on the market.

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