Greg Hardy RUMORS & NEWS

  • Former Dallas player Greg Hardy arrested on cocaine charge "Free-agent defensive end Greg Hardy was arrested Sunday on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance, a Richardson (Texas) Police Dept. spokesman told Hardy, 28, was taken into custody after officers determined he was in possession of a controlled substance following a traffic..." September 27

  • Greg Hardy struggling to find work, reportedly even in CFL

    Larry Brown Sports "As Greg Hardy continues to languish on the free agent market in the NFL, it sounds like he can put to bed any hopes of finding a home in the CFL, too. Chris Jones, the head coach of the CFL’s Saskatchewan Roughriders, said Tuesday that the league had told him not to pursue Hardy, who had..." July 27

  • Redskins have discussed Greg Hardy as Junior Galette replacement

    SI "The Washington Redskins have discussed signing Greg Hardy as a replacement for injured linebacker Junior Galette, ESPN’s Ed Werder reports. Galette sustained a torn Achilles on Monday and will miss a second straight season for Washington. Cornerback Josh Norman was a teammate of Hardy’s with..." July 26

  • Jaguars GM: Greg Hardy workout was to ‘do our homework’

    Salt Lake Tribune "Jacksonville Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell says he was doing his "homework" on Greg Hardy when he brought in the polarizing defensive end for a two-day workout and interview session last week. Caldwell said he has "no imminent plans" to sign Hardy, a free agent who spent last season in..." July 25

  • Jaguars do not plan to sign Greg Hardy despite workout

    Larry Brown Sports "The Jacksonville Jaguars may have had enough interest in Greg Hardy to work him out on Thursday, but they apparently are going to stop short of signing him for now. NFL Media’s Rand Getlin first reported Thursday that the Jags worked out and hosted Hardy for a visit. However, ESPN’s Adam..." July 21

  • Cowboys' CEO sticks by Hardy signing: 'You have to take chances'

    SI "By the time it was over, Greg Hardy had come to define all that went awry during the Cowboys’ lost 2015 season. Stephen Jones gets how that looks to the general public. The Cowboys chief operating officer understands things didn’t work out with Hardy, who was involved in a domestic violence..." June 17

  • Greg Hardy’s counseling efforts not swaying some teams

    Pro Football Talk "Defensive end Greg Hardy and his agent Drew Rosenhaus have let NFL teams know that Hardy is undergoing counseling and other treatment to curb the bad behavior that has helped keep him unemployed since the end of last season. Ed Werder of ESPN spoke to several NFL General Managers about the..." May 13

  • Greg Hardy, agent informing teams of frequent counseling

    The Comeback "Greg Hardy has been a free agent since March 9 and hasn’t found any NFL teams interested in signing him. His attempt at image rehabilitation in an interview with ESPN’s Adam Schefter was a public relations disaster, failing to convince the public, let alone NFL general managers and coaches, that..." May 12

  • Stephen Jones on Greg Hardy: We gave it a year, it didn’t work

    Pro Football Talk "There was some initial hedging on their part, and they still haven’t filled the vacancy, but enough time has apparently passed that they’re comfortable saying it out loud. The Cowboys are done with Greg Hardy, and have been since the end of the regular season. Owner Jerry Jones said as much..." May 05

  • Jerry Jones closes door on Hardy return to Cowboys

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "The Cowboys went into the NFL Draft with definite needs for a pass rusher. It’s been the elephant in the room the entire offseason, considering the Cowboys had problems rushing the passer in 2015 and then failed to sign any proven pass rushers in free agency. The need at defensive end was..." April 30

  • Charles Johnson’s advice to Greg Hardy: “Don’t do interviews”

    ESPN "Carolina Panthers defensive end Charles Johnson hopes former teammate Greg Hardy gets another chance in the NFL. Hardy, 27, remains a free agent after completing a one-year deal with the Dallas Cowboys, which followed a five-year stint with the Panthers. Carolina opted not to pursue Hardy..." April 08

  • Schefter admits it was a “mistake” to say Hardy “changed”

    Pro Football Talk "ESPN’s Adam Schefter has received plenty of criticism for his interview with Greg Hardy, who showed no remorse over his 2014 domestic violence case. But Schefter says he has no regrets about the interview. Instead, Schefter is saying his one regret is about his declaration after the interview..." April 07

  • Report: Greg Hardy upset that Aldon Smith got new deal

    Larry Brown Sports "Greg Hardy is reportedly quite unhappy that Aldon Smith, another NFL player with a long history of legal issues, is getting another nice payday in the NFL while he waits by the phone. According to Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole, Hardy was very upset by the fact that his fellow pass rusher Smith..." April 07

  • Michelle Beadle, who works for ESPN, slams ESPN for giving a Greg Hardy platform

    Washington Post "ESPN aired a segment Tuesday featuring Adam Schefter interviewing Greg Hardy regarding his domestic abuse allegations, and while Hardy’s public image probably stayed largely the same, Schefter and ESPN both found themselves under fire as soon as the interview concluded. In the interview, Hardy..." April 06

  • Greg Hardy’s “Will Play Football For Money” campaign a failure

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Wait ... huh? What does that even mean - “As a man you can’t avoid situations that aren’t your fault or are your fault.” Schefter appeared on The Dan Patrick Show and was asked about his thoughts on Hardy. “I went in with the idea that this guy is a monster; I came out of there with a very..." April 06

  • Greg Hardy refuses to explain what happened

    Pro Football Talk "Free agent defensive end Greg Hardy was given a chance to explain on ESPN what happened on the day he was accused of domestic violence. Hardy declined to explain. In an interview that aired today, Adam Schefter asked Hardy, “How do you explain what happened?” Hardy answered, “I don’t think I..." April 06

  • Greg Hardy's Unemployment Further Exposes The NFL's Insincerity On Domestic Violence "When the Dallas Cowboys signed Greg Hardy, he was less than one year removed from getting arrested for allegedly assaulting his ex-girlfriend and threatening to kill her. But now, with that incident even further in the past, Hardy is currently unemployed. His erratic behavior with the Cowboys last..." April 05

  • Steve Smith rips Greg Hardy’s claim

    Pro Football Talk "Unemployed defensive end Greg Hardy is trying to find a way back into the NFL and recently gave an interview in which he claimed he never put his hands on the woman who accused him of domestic violence. Hardy’s former teammate Steve Smith isn’t buying it. Smith posted a snippet of Hardy’s..." April 05

  • ESPN’s NFL Live to Feature Adam Schefter’s Exclusive Interview with Greg Hardy

    ESPN MediaZone "ESPN will air a preview of Adam Schefter’s exclusive interview with NFL free agent Greg Hardy today (Monday) on NFL Live at 2 p.m. ET. The interview will air in its entirety on Tuesday’s NFL Live (2:30 p.m. ET, ESPN2). Schefter, one of ESPN’s top NFL Insiders, conducted the interview this..." April 04