Matt Johnson

Matt Johnson
Writer at Sportsnaut. Journalism student at San Diego State University. Seen on MSN. Previously: eDraft, The Connection
San Francisco 49ers QB Jimym Garoppolo on Sunday Night Football in NFL Week 6

NFL ratings: ‘Sunday Night Football’ slides again for Rams-49ers Week 6 game

The NFL ratings have been one of the biggest stories of the 2020 season and that continued once again on Sunday Night Football, with a...
New England Patriots QB Cam Newton

NFL trade rumors: Five teams that should be buyers at NFL trade deadline

The NFL trade deadline is closing with rumors already buzzing about potential players who could be available for contenders.
Washington Football Team owner Daniel Snyder

Washington Football Team faces more alarming allegations, including threat from Daniel Snyder

Donald Wells, who worked for Snyder as the director of the cheerleading squad from 1997-2009, detailed a moment when Snyder allegedly threatened him.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers had one of the worst performances in his NFL career in Week 6

NFL Week 6: Five worst quarterback performances

While it's important not to overreact to one bad performance in Week 6, some of these signal-callers have us concerned.
Philadelphia Eagles TE Zach Ertz

NFL rumors: Philadelphia Eagles open to Zach Ertz trade?

The Philadelphia Eagles have fought through injuries just to hold a 1-4-1 record this season and with his future uncertain, star...
Purdue Boilermakers HC Jeff Brohm

Purdue Boilermakers HC Jeff Brohm tests positive for COVID-19

Purdue Boilermakers head coach Jeff Brohm announced Monday that he tested positive for COVID-19, becoming the latest college football coach to come down with the...
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell during Super Bowl press conference

NFL could delay Super Bowl LV by a month due to COVID-19?

The NFL season has already seen multiple games postponed and delayed due to COVID-19 outbreaks and with more problems on the horizon, Super Bowl LV...
Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Lavonte David sacks Aaron Rodgers

NFL defense rankings: Steelers, Buccaneers soar heading into Week 7

As Week 7 draws closer, defensive coordinators are now making adjustments and some of the league’s game-changing players are stepping up.
Tennessee Titans logo during NFL season

NFL investigation into Titans’ COVID-19 outbreak to conclude soon?

The Tennessee Titans have returned to the field after the COVID-19 outbreak that rattled the league, but discipline could be on the horizon with the...
Detroit Lions HC Matt Patricia

NFL rumors: Lions to fire Matt Patricia if team loses in Week 6?

The Detroit Lions hired Matt Patricia in 2018 believing he would take this team to the next level, he could soon be out of a job if the team loses in Week 6.
Dallas Cowboys QB Dak Prescott carted off with ankle injury

Dallas Cowboys QB Dak Prescott aiming to beat timetable for return from ankle surgery

A week after Dallas Cowboys starting quarterback Dak Prescott suffered a gruesome ankle injury in Week 5, the franchise signal-caller is already thinking about beating his timetable for a return.
NFL logo at midfield

NFL news: Multiple NFL teams place several players on reserve/COVID-19 list before Week 6

Just hours before Week 6 of the NFL season is set to kick-off, a wave of players landed on the league's reserve/COVID-19 list on Saturday...
Florida Gators coach Dan Mullen

Florida Gators HC Dan Mullen tests positive for COVID-19

Florida Gators head coach Dan Mullen has tested positive for COVID-19, just a week after he called for the athletic department to allow for 90,000...
Denver Broncos RB Melvin Gordon

Denver Broncos injury report: Melvin Gordon, Noah Fant ruled out for Week 6

The Denver Broncos will finally take the field in Week 6 against the New England Patriots, but the team will be short-handed with multiple starters...
Alabama Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban

Nick Saban cleared to coach for Saturday’s Alabama-Georgia game

Alabama Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban experienced a major scare this week after testing positive for COVID-19, but the iconic college football coach will...
Alabama Crimson Tide HC Nick Saban

Nick Saban could return to sideline for Alabama-Georgia game?

Just days after Nick Saban tested positive for COVID-19, the legendary head coach could be on the verge of returning to the sideline for Saturday's...
Los Angeles Angels uniform honoring Tyler Skaggs

Former Los Angeles Angels employee indicted for role in Tyler Skaggs death

Former Los Angeles Angels employee Eric Kay was indicted on two counts for his role in the death of starting pitcher Tyler Skaggs, who passed...
New England Patriots logo

New England Patriots cancel practice after another COVID-19 outbreak

The New England Patriots canceled practice on Friday and closed their facilities following another COVID-19 outbreak, the latest setback in a disastrous stretch for the...
Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo vs. the Miami Heat

NBA rumors: Miami Heat to make ‘all in’ pursuit for Giannis Antetokounmpo?

Coming off an impressive run to the NBA Finals, the Miami Heat could be thinking even bigger for the future, with Pat Riley reportedly prepared for an all in pursuit of Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo.
Indianapolis Colts logo during NFL season

NFL news: Indianapolis Colts suffer latest COVID-19 outbreak scare

The Indianapolis Colts suspended practiced on Friday, just two days before Sunday's Week 6 game, after discovering what might be the latest COVID-19 outbreak to hit the NFL this week.
2021 NFL Mock Draft

2021 NFL mock draft: Predicting top picks from loaded class

We're now more than a quarter through the 2020 NFL season and the 2021 NFL Draft feels like it's just around the corner.
Las Vegas Raiders v Kansas City Chiefs

Why the NFL needs a bubble to save its 2020 season

Things have taken an alarming turn within the past two weeks and the fate of the regular season and NFL Playoffs could now be in jeopardy.
Los Angeles Clippers coach Tyronn Lue

NBA rumors: Los Angeles Clippers hire Tyronn Lue as head coach

The Los Angeles Clippers are reportedly closing in on a deal to make Tyronn Lue their new head coach, choosing the favored candidate to take...
New York Jets head coach Adam Gase

NFL rumors: Jets to fire HC Adam Gase in a few weeks?

The New York Jets have parted ways with two of their biggest star players this year after they butted heads with head coach Adam Gase. Now, amid another disastrous season with seemingly no end in sight, Gase's days in New York may finally be coming to a close.