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What we learned from Panthers’ win over Texans

FULL BOX SCORE READ: Panthers star RB Christian McCaffrey strains hamstring READ: Carolina first-round pick Jaycee Horn believed to have broken foot Sam I am. Panthers quarterback Sam Darnold got the job done in the win column for the third week...

The journey that brought Jermaine Eluemunor to Las Vegas

After the emails didn't work out, Eluemunor chose to continue his football career as a walk-on at Lackawanna College, a junior college in Scranton, Pennsylvania. It's on the Lackawanna Falcons' field that things began to turn around...

NFL Week 1 picks straight up, against the spread and over/unders

Welcome to the weekly picks column! Calling it a column when it’s really just a regular blog makes it sound official, which is a good bit since this is decidedly NOT official. In year’s past I’ve done picks by selecting...

AT&T Stadium To Host Free Watch Party Of NFL Season Opener At Miller Lite...

ARLINGTON, Texas, Sept. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --...

Why did NFL alter its COVID-19 testing policy?

If it were November for the Tennessee Titans, this COVID-19 outbreak would have been an embarrassing catastrophe. But unlike last season, when a swath of infections inside the franchise showered the team with scorn, the cascading blame would have...

NFL Flag Football coming to Bonita Springs this fall, organizers ensure safety

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. — For the first time, NFL Flag Football will be coming to Bonita Springs.And its doing so despite a rise in Covid-19 variants across the country. With that said, the season is going to look a...

NFL Preseason Week 1 Recap: Pittsburgh Steelers 24, Philadelphia Eagles 16 | NFL News,...

The Pittsburgh Steelers extend their 2021 preseason record to 2-0 with a 24-16 win over in-state competitor Philadelphia Eagles. And that, of course, means the first over of the 2021 NFL preseason has hit! Plenty of rookies and other...

2021 NFL Gambling Blueprint: 10 things to know betting this NFL season

By Jason McIntyreFOX Sports Betting AnalystPreparation is the hallmark of being a good sports bettor. And with the 2021 NFL season upon us, it's time to get prepared.We did this exercise last summer, calling it my first...

The Philadelphia Eagles just signed the freakiest DB in the NFL

Before there was Jeremy Chinn, Kyle Dugger, and even the eighth overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, Isaiah Simmons, there was Obi Melifonwu; the original height-weight-speed hybrid defensive back with Olympics-esque athleticism but no traditional NFL position.Initially drafted...

Greg Knapp’s tragic death breaks hearts across NFL

You don't stay constantly employed for 25 seasons in the NFL unless you are good at what you do, are connected and/or well-liked. Knapp covered all those bases. Knapp was great in dealing with the media....

Jay Cutler is trying to delay the inevitable toll of NFL damage

Jay Cutler had a long and mostly successful NFL journey. But it came at a price. The quarterback claims he suffered from 15 concussions in his 12-year playing career with the Broncos, Bears and Dolphins. “I’ve damaged enough things and brain...

Every NFL team’s home-field advantage

Home-field advantage makes all the difference in the NFL. There is a reason teams have consternation all week long before they play in venues such as Arrowhead Stadium, Lincoln Financial Field, and Lumen Field, regardless of what the team’s...

PFF50: The 50 best players in the NFL right now | NFL News, Rankings...

The PFF50 is finally here. One of the benefits of watching and grading every player on every play of the NFL season is the unrivaled ability to compare players with the help of the largest football database on the planet....

Tennessee Titans coach Mike Vrabel on COVID vaccinations, NFL guidelines for 2021

The Tennessee Titans turn to summer break. With the conclusion of minicamp Thursday, the Titans are  off until training camp, which starts in late July. Coach Mike Vrabel addressed the media to recap the offseason program. Here are a few takeaways from...

Jeff Holland makes the most of NFL tryout

Jeff Holland made good on a tryout opportunity during the Atlanta Falcons’ minicamp this week by joining the roster of the NFL team on Thursday.The outside linebacker signed a one-year contract with the Falcons, the team announced. Monetary terms...

NFL abandons ‘crude proxy’ of race-norming in $1 billion concussion settlement

The NFL said Wednesday it would stop the practice of “race-norming,” a disputed neurological evaluation method that assumes Black players have lower cognitive function, when it came to determining who would receive awards in the league’s $1 billion settlement...

Tristan Wirfs one of the top 25 NFL players under 25

Tristan Wirfs slipped a little bit in the 2020 NFL Draft as multiple outlets expected him to land in the top-10. He went No. 13 to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and immediately made an impact on the offensive line. Wirfs...

After a Workout Push, the N.F.L. Players Union Falls Flat

At the beginning of May, just a few days after the N.F.L. draft, the N.F.L. Players Association hosted a conference call for hundreds of rookies and their agents. The call was ostensibly to welcome the players to the league...

How Trey Lance’s family prepared him for his NFL journey out of small-town America

MARSHALL, Minn. — From the couch in his living room, Carlton Lance leaned forward, elbows dug into thighs, before he pointed to the spot a few feet away where he’d taught his oldest son how to...

Players’ association fires back at NFL’s voluntary offseason workout policy following Ja’Wuan James’ injury

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- The Denver Broncos and tackle Ja'Wuan James have become the focal points in the growing acrimony between the NFL and the NFL Players Association over attendance of players at voluntary offseason workouts.That relationship grew even more...

NFL draft 2021 first-round results: Pick-by-pick analysis

Alabama wide receiver Jaylen Waddle appears on the red carpet before the NFL draft in Cleveland on Thursday.(David Dermer / Associated Press) CLEVELAND —...

NFL Draft Rumors 2021: What happened with Zaven Collins’ weight?

Tulsa linebacker Zaven Collins is one of the more intriguing prospects in the 2021 NFL Draft. His size and physical abilities have always made him stand out in an otherwise underwhelming linebacker class. This past week on Pro...

Notable compensatory selections in NFL Draft history

With the Rams owning a pair of compensatory picks this year, theRams.com takes a look at notable such selections made by both the team and other clubs in previous NFL Drafts through the years. Historically, several...

Around SB Nation: What other NFL blogs are discussing

Every week we take a look around the NFL at each team. We pull the biggest and most discussed headlines from each of our 32 NFL websites. Here’s all the biggest NFL headlines from this week: NFC NORTH Rodgers’ Jeopardy!...

Biggest need the Giants must address after two weeks of NFL free agency

If you’re a New York Giants fan, you’re definitely jumping for joy right now.The New York Giants are cool again! GM Dave Gettleman finally made a big move in free agency! Daniel...

Speedy Gamecock CB Horn sizzles for NFL evaluators

Jaycee Horn SOUTH CAROLINA ATHLETICS By PETE IACOBELLI The Associated Press COLUMBIA - South Carolina cornerback Jaycee Horn believes he's the best defender in the NFL draft. He showed the pros he's one of the fast with a sizzling performance at the...

NFL rumors: JuJu Smith-Schuster talking with Jets in free agency

NFL free agency is underway, and things appear to be heating up for unrestricted free agent JuJu Smith-Schuster.According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, "The Jets have been having conversations" with the wide receiver.Smith-Schuster, 24, has finished his rookie contract with...

Will the LA Rams allow DB Williams to test NFL Free Agency market?

The LA Rams racing against the clock is more than an annual exercise in getting in under the NFL salary cap ceiling just at the deadline. Oh no, this one is so much more important this year. You see,...

NFL Release Tracker: Keeping tabs of players who have been cut

The new NFL league year begins on March 17th, and that is when teams need to be compliant with the 2021 salary cap. What is that number? No one knows at the moment, but teams like the...

Colts Select Oklahoma State OT Teven Jenkins in Charley Casserly’s 2021 NFL Mock Draft...

According to NFL.com’s Charley Casserly, the Indianapolis Colts are projected to select Oklahoma State offensive tackle Teven Jenkins with the 21st overall pick in his inaugural 2021 NFL Mock Draft of the offseason: 21 Indianapolis Colts Teven Jenkins Oklahoma...

Vincent Jackson’s brain donated to Boston University’s CTE Center; new details in death emerge

TAMPA, Fla. -- Former NFL receiver Vincent Jackson might have died in his Florida hotel room up to three days before being pronounced dead there, according to new information released by the Hillsborough County Medical Examiner on Thursday.Jackson, the...

NFL offseason: Robert Saleh’s path to being the first Muslim head coach

Robert Saleh was announced as head coach of the New York Jets under a five-year contract earlier this month. He is the first Muslim to become coach of an NFL team and takes over a team that...

USC’s Elite Recruiting Helps Cancel Out Loss to NFL

As National Signing Day wrapped up Wednesday afternoon, USC and head coach Clay Helton found themselves back in their usual territory, on top. According to Sports Illustrated’s Final Top 25 Recruiting Class Rankings, the Trojans 2021 class was slotted...

‘You Just Hope You’re Prepared’

After they retire, many NFL players go into coaching or broadcasting. Others enter professions where they can help people, like the medical field. During COVID-19, the world is witnessing an even...

NFL TV analysts drowning telecasts with endless talking

Years ago I had a friend from Jamaica — the country not Queens — who, in her clipped British-Caribbean accent, would lament life with, “It’s so frustratin’ and aggravatin’!” I’ve been saying that, and that way, ever since. So, as we...

Adrian Peterson ordered to pay $8.3 million on defaulted loan

Adrian Peterson is on the hook for $8.3 million in defaulted loans after the New York State Supreme Court ruled against him in a summary judgment, according to records obtained by ESPN.The Detroit Lions running back, soon to be...

The 2020 NFL On FOX Awards

It's not just playoff season. It's also awards season.The NFL on FOX social media team has put the power of the vote in your hands, opening categories such as Most Valuable Player, Offensive Rookie of the Year, Comeback Player...

Brady to play 300th as Bucs and six more hunt NFL playoffs

Six-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady plays his 300th regular-season game Saturday trying to lift Tampa Bay into the NFL playoffs, the Buccaneers among seven teams that can clinch berths.The 43-year-old quarterback and former New England Patriots star will...

Jared Bets the NFL Week 15

This is not gambling advice. Please gamble at your own risk. If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) (IL). Gambling problem? Call...

Al Dukes’ $5, 5-Team Parlay: 2020 NFL Week 14

Al Dukes literally can’t do any worse this week than he did last – unless somehow we bend the laws of physics and math, 0-5 is as bad as...

NFL Week 12 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread

A pair of blowouts on Thanksgiving served as a fairly entertaining start to a week that includes must-watch matchups like the Kansas City Chiefs against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Tennessee Titans against the Indianapolis Colts. Meanwhile, Baltimore’s...

Bo Scarbrough set to make 2020 debut in Thursday night’s NFL game

Former Alabama running back Bo Scarbrough is in line to make his debut for the 2020 NFL season on Thursday night when the Seattle Seahawks play the Arizona Cardinals.The Seahawks activated Scarbrough from their practice squad on Thursday afternoon....

NFL notebook: Ratings take a hit, but not as much as feared

The NFL was not expected to be immune from the ratings declines that have hit all sports this year due to the coronavirus pandemic and presidential election. But the declines are not as bad as feared at the beginning...

NFL drops another hammer on Raiders for latest COVID-19 violations, fining franchise $500K and...

The NFL has fined the Las Vegas Raiders $500,000 and head coach Jon Gruden $150,000 in the wake of what the league deemed as “repeat offenses” against COVID-19 protocols this season, two league sources told Yahoo Sports.The NFL will...

NFL Week 9 schedule and game-by-game predictions

NFL Week 9 will begin with pretty much the best game on the schedule. It...

NFL 2020: Week 6 picks, TV listings

Categories: -The Daily Gazette, Parting Schotts, Sports Time for Week 6 of the NFL season. Who will be playing? Who knows. The coronavirus is making its presence felt in the NFL. We are seeing games getting postponed and shifted to other weeks. We...

Buccaneers vs. Bears score, results: Cairo Santos nails game-winning kick in second-half field goal...

In what was supposed to be the first marquis matchup on Thursday Night Football, Week 5's matchup between the Bears and the Buccanneers ended up being one of the scrappiest, lowest-scoring games of the season. Chicago was able to clinch...

Jets vs. Broncos score, results: Denver overcomes late mistakes to get first win of...

Many expected Thursday night's matchup between the Broncos and Jets to be a "hot mess inside a dumpster fire inside a train wreck." And while at times it was, the two bottom feeders provided a fairly entertaining game, with Denver...

Robert Kraft’s win destroys NFL’s probe on Patriots owner

Nearly 18 months ago, when it appeared Robert Kraft’s misdemeanor prostitution charges were headed for a revealing crossroads in a courtroom, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell made a proclamation about the New England Patriots owner.Kraft would face the same personal...

2020 NFL Win Forecasts: Week 2

All data originated from Pro Football Reference and nflFastR. So, the model in week 1 did not do so well. To perform like it did against historical data and have any chance of outperforming Vegas, I need...

Joshua Bellamy: NFL player charged with fraud in coronavirus relief scheme

Bellamy -- who was cut by the New York Jets earlier this week -- was charged in the Southern District of Florida with wire fraud, bank fraud and conspiracy to commit wire fraud and bank fraud. He allegedly obtained...

Possible poachables: Looking at other NFL rosters on the eve of cutdowns

It’s that time of the year where NFL teams are refining their rosters for their final 53-man squads to be rolled out this Saturday. While it’s unlikely that any immediate starting caliber players will get released, it’s...

NFL Ultimate Fan Bracket – Round 1 Recap

The first round of the second annual NFL Ultimate Fan Bracket is officially in the books.The NFL is no stranger to upsets, and Round 1 may have featured the biggest one in Fan Bracket history.Here are the highlights from the first round:No. 5...

List of players declaring for the 2021 NFL Draft

The 2021 NFL Draft is still a long way out, but the uncertainty surrounding the upcoming college football season has prompted some of the top players around the country to announce their draft intentions early. Four of the 10 FBS...

‘We don’t make as many mistakes as he does’

An unforeseen Jets-Seahawks rivalry is heating up. Not even a day has passed since Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams claimed Jamal Adams 'may get bored' in the Seahawks' defense, and Pete Carroll has already countered. ...

NFL, Subway ink multi-year official sponsor deal

Former NFL player and Mission co-founder Chris Valletta discusses safety concerns regarding the 2020 NFL season and Mission's Subway is the official sponsor of the National Football League and will remain so after inking multi-year sponsor deal, a spokesperson...

McManus says issues remain, thinks NFL season will start on time

Broncos kicker had a tough time putting in opening round of COBank Colorado Open but he says the experience will help him as a competitor. ...

Ex-employees allege sexual harassment, per report

CLOSE SportsPulse: The Washington Post revelations of rampant sexual harassment is more than enough to justify the removal of Dan Snyder as owner of the NFL's Washington franchise,...

Name change coming for Washington NFL and Cleveland MLB teams? | Richmond Free Press

More than a dozen Native American leaders and organizations sent a letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Monday calling for the league to force the Washington NFL team owner Dan Snyder to change the team name immediately. The letter,...

Bears’ roster ranked among NFL’s worst

It seems like a lifetime ago that the Bears were considered one of the favorites to represent in the NFC in the Super Bowl. But it wasn't a lifetime ago; it was just last season.Yet, here we are. The...

NFL players team up to send powerful message to NFL

NFL players team up to send powerful message to NFL Updated: 10:22 PM CDT Jun 4, 2020 Hide Transcript Show Transcript FLETCHER: FOLLOWING DREW BREES’ COMMENTS YESTERDAY, THE REACTION AND BLOWBACK WAS HARSH AND IMMEDIATE. NOT JUST FROM CURRENT AND FORMER MEMBERS OF...

Jets, Jamal Adams reach impasse in contract extension talks, sources say

The New York Jets and Jamal Adams have reached an impasse in contract talks, sources confirmed to ESPN on Thursday, raising tensions between the team and its star safety.The two sides have had multiple conversations since the NFL draft,...

NFL forced to get very technical for upcoming virtual draft

What once was “Are you ready for some football?” has become, “Can you hear me now?”As part of its unprecedented virtual draft production amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the NFL has sent “tech kits” to 58 prospects around the country....

2020 NFL Draft: Sportsbooks have signs Eagles could go defense in first round

Since everyone is home right now, (aside from the essential workers and those in healthcare who we are truly thankful for!) chances are, you’ve been lounging in comfortable clothes.  Seriously, earlier in...

Former La Jolla home of NFL great La’Roi Glover seeks $3.65 million

In La Jolla’s coveted Muirlands area, an ocean-view home once owned by former NFL defensive star La’Roi Glover is for sale at $3.65 million.Glover, now an assistant with the L.A. Chargers, owned the house for about six years before...

Patriots’ Trio Stands Among NFL’s Top Earners In Performance-Based Pay

Three New England Patriots have earned top dollar as part of the NFL's performance-based pay ... program, including offensive linemen Ted Karras and Marshall Newhouse. (Photo by Barry Chin/The Boston Globe via Getty...

Five top prospects who could slide on draft day

The 2020 NFL Draft is fast approaching and teams are already getting excited to start...

Where should Marcus Mariota rank among available QBs?

Former NFL quarterback and current NFL.com analyst David Carr believes Tennessee Titans quarterback, Marcus Mariota, is a better option in free agency than fellow signal-caller, Ryan Tannehill. Carr did a list of the top 10 available quarterbacks this offseason, incorporating...

Anthony Lynn says Tyrod Taylor could be Chargers QB

The Los Angeles Chargers may not have to scour the quarterback market long -- if at all -- in an effort to replace former franchise QB Philip Rivers. ...

Update on the Latest NFL Draft Stock of D’Andre Swift

D'Andre Swift arrived in Athens as a five-star recruit out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was the number one player in his state, the number four running back in the nation, and was ranked 33rd overall. Upon arrival in Athens,...

Rob Gronkowski reveals his top NFL tight end

Super Bowl LIV will feature the NFL’s top tight ends. On one side, George Kittle keeps the San Francisco 49ers’ offense going with his blocking and elite receiving abilities. On the others,...

Michael Thomas led the NFL in one intriguing statistic in 2019

Confirmed: Michael Thomas is pretty good at catching footballs. In addition to shattering records, the New Orleans Saints receiver led the NFL in perhaps one of the most telling statistics in the...

Colin Cowherd discusses Justin Herbert’s NFL potential

As the college football season is over and the NFL is headed to the final three games of the season, many fans and media are shifting their focus to the 2020 NFL Draft. With top college prospects showcasing their...

Wake up, NFL: The XFL has some better ideas

The XFL season will be upon us next month, greeted here in the same manner as every other startup league in professional football since the late, great AFL. Won’t watch a minute of it. ...

BYU RB Ty’Son Williams declares for NFL draft, kicker Skyler Southam enters transfer portal

PROVO — Ty’Son Williams only played in four football games for BYU last season, but the fifth-year graduate transfer running back from South Carolina made a big impact on the program and had a hand in the...

49ers news: NFL executive’s vote Bosa, Lynch, for yearly awards

On Wednesday, I complained about how San Francisco 49ers defensive end Arik Armstead was snubbed from the Pro Bowl. Whether you use traditional stats, advanced stats, common sense, or your eyeballs, Armstead should have made it. Armstead...

NFL bets you need to make in Week 15: 12/12

LES COUSINS NONDANGEREUXIf you would have said that Kirk Cousins would be in the Top-10 in MVP odds after Week 4, you would have been laughed out of the room. Fast forward to Week 15 and the Minnesota Vikings...

Fred Cox, former Pitt, NFL standout who invented Nerf football, dies at 80

About an hour ago A legendary native of Monongahela and an NFL icon, Fred Cox, died Wednesday in Minnesota from complications due to kidney failure. Cox, 80, had been in hospice care in his home in Monticello for some time before...

Fred Graves, former Ute and NFL coach, fulfills his promise after the fall

Draper • The cane never leaves Fred Graves’ right hand, as the former receivers coach for six NFL teams stands on Juan Diego Catholic High School’s football field and instructs a punt returner. Being...

How Patrick Mahomes’ knee injury affects the Chiefs and the entire NFL

The NFL may be without its reigning Most Valuable Player for a while. Patrick Mahomes, one of the league’s most electric young stars and a frontrunner to defend last year’s MVP award, left Week 7’s clash with...

Week 6’s top games feature Mahomes, Watson

Yahoo Sports NFL senior writers Terez Paylor, Charles Robinson and Kimberley A. Martin select games this week that will leave us buzzing heading into Monday.Paylor’s must-watchSan Francisco 49ers at Los Angeles Rams The 49ers (4-0) are riding high after...

What to watch for in Packers-Eagles on Thursday

A new-look band of undefeated Green Bay Packers welcomes the skidding Philadelphia Eagles as Week 4 leads off on Thursday. Playing host at the legendary Lambeau Field,...

Antonio Brown Still Wants to Play in NFL

Sunday morning, former New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown declared that he is done with the NFL in a message on Twitter. After his second release from an NFL team in a two-week span, the end of his...

Kansas City Chiefs’ numbers won’t mean much without Super Bowl

CLOSE SportsPulse: No one had a bigger rise this week than the New York Giants behind their rookie quarterback Daniel Jones. USA TODAYThree games into the season and Patrick Mahomes is on pace...

What we learned from Bears’ victory over Redskins

Thanks to five takeaways, the Chicago Bears (2-1) got up early and held on late to defeat the Washington Redskins (0-3), 31-15, on "Monday Night Football" in Week 3. ...

Freddie Kitchens rues ‘bad’ fourth-and-9 draw play

On a night of mostly befuddling offensive play from the Cleveland Browns in their 20-13 loss to the Los Angeles Rams, one call stood out as the most confounding of them...

What we learned from Sunday’s Week 3 NFL games

The Patriots and Cowboys dominated overwhelmed opponents. Patrick Mahomes continued to dazzle. The Vikings are back to their winning ways. Here is what we've learned so far from...

Focus on poise, fundamentals boosts Lamar Jackson

Lamar Jackson may not have reacted, but he felt it. When he was criticized during the pre-draft process or doubted endlessly last year when he took over for starter Joe Flacco,...

Immaculate Reception named greatest play

CLOSE SportsPulse: The NFL turns 100. Will it actually survive to reach 200? We take a deep dive into the state of the league and the challenges that could derail the NFL as the undisputed king...

New York’s sportsbooks scored big during first week of NFL season

No doubt, bettors love pro football. The first week of the National Football League season saw sizable increases in sports betting activity at New York's four private casinos, according to numbers filed with the New York Gaming Commission. "The NFL is king...

B/R Expert Consensus NFL Picks for Week 3 | Bleacher Report

0 of 16Maddie Meyer/Getty ImagesFrom a betting perspective, a lot of good and bad luck was attached to Week 2 in the NFL. In this space, it was more bad than good. The Carolina Panthers, Pittsburgh Steelers and New Orleans Saints...

Schedule, Odds And Expert Predictions Against The Spread

Andy Lyons/Getty Images Getty Week 3 of the 2019 NFL season is just around the corner and will begin...

Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em Week 3: Wide receivers

Start 'Em & Sit 'Em is the ultimate weekly look at NFL matchups and how they'll affect your fantasy football team. Fantasy superstars such as Patrick Mahomes and Saquon Barkley will not be featured in...

Colin Kaepernick ‘actively interested.’ Why isn’t NFL interested in him?

CLOSE The Record's Art Stapleton breaks down the Giants decision to bench Eli Manning and play Daniel Jones at QB. USA TODAYAll these NFL teams desperately searching for a quarterback who can keep...

Plans for NFL Centennial Celebration unveiled – News – The Repository

Event to include gala, dedication of Centennial Plaza and community day. More information will be released in coming weeks. CANTON  One year from now, Canton will host a huge party that will require four days to celebrate fully.The multimillion-dollar NFL...

Your NFL Team Is 0-2. Should You Abandon Them?

I’m a fan of loyalty. I seek and encourage it in my friends, my family, my clothes, and most definitely the family pets, except for the cat, who is loyal to no one, except the cat, since it is...

NFL Power Rankings Week 2: Seahawks & Bills on the Rise

Getty The Seahawks came away with a big road win against the Steelers. Perfection is a hard standard to live up to in the NFL as only nine teams are 2-0. There is not much change at the top, but...

Kryk’s picks for NFL Week 2

Took a few chances with upset picks in Week 1. And, well, I picked the wrong upsets. Therefore, to paraphrase The Fonz, I was not exactly right with too many of my first-week picks, straight up, not against the...

NFL At 100: League begins revealing top 100 plays

What a play. Make that 100 of them. The NFL revealed 70 of the 100 greatest plays in league history on Friday night with a TV special produced by NFL Films that has everything from spectacular offensive performances to defensive gems....

NFL At 100: League is all in on the action of sports betting

LAS VEGAS (AP) — When Roxy Roxborough set the lines for the big Las Vegas sports books in the ’80s and ’90s, he was also working behind the scenes to help the head of the NFL’s security team keep...

Roger Goodell’s cowardly leadership betraying NFL’s true fans

Let the record show that even before the Week 1 episodes starring recidivist miscreants Antonio Brown and Odell Beckham, Jr., nothing ailed the NFL more than the absence of a real-deal commissioner as opposed to cowardly, pandering $42 million...

Odell Beckham Jr. called out by Warren Sapp for $350K watch

Warren Sapp has a problem with Odell Beckham Jr.’s insistence on wearing a luxury watch during NFL games – but not because he doesn’t appreciate style. “You can’t wear a $350,000 watch and play like a $2 bill,” Sapp, the...

Meet the candidates for the No. 1 pick in the 2020 NFL draft, and...

The 2020 NFL draft is already shaping up to be a loaded class at several positions. The No. 1 pick, though? No prospect is a lock. Did anyone the past two years have Kyler Murray or Baker Mayfield going...

Biggest Week 2 injury questions for all 32 NFL teams

8:03 PM ETNFL NationESPN Many NFL teams emerged from Week 1 relatively unscathed from an injury standpoint. Others have already seen key starters knocked out for significant time, such as Jaguars quarterback Nick Foles, Chiefs wideout Tyreek Hill and...

Antonio Brown: NFL will consider placing Patriots star on paid leave, making him ineligible...

The NFL will give serious consideration to placing Antonio Brown on paid leave via its commissioner’s exempt list, according to multiple people familiar with the situation, after he was accused in a federal lawsuit in Florida...

Patriots WR becoming the NFL’s worst nightmare

CLOSEAntonio Brown hasn’t just crashed the NFL’s 100th birthday party, he’s hijacked it.The league planned on this season being a six-month celebration of its best games, biggest names and most iconic moments. Instead, it’s going to be all about...

Former Bemidji State standout Olszewski becomes third Beaver to appear in NFL game

Olszewski became the third Beavers player to appear in an NFL game Sunday night when...

The NFL Had a Tough Time Trying to Censor Meek Mill’s Performance, and Twitter...

In early August, the NFL and Jay-Z's Roc Nation unveiled a partnership that would forever change the musical performances at league events. Super Bowl LIII featured Maroon 5 performing with a shirtless Adam Levine, which was met with considerable...

Taliban, Google, N.F.L.: Your Monday Briefing

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.)Good morning.We’re covering the collapse of the U.S. peace talks with the Taliban and the highlights of the first week of the N.F.L. season. It’s also a busy week for...

Bills reportedly to release LeSean McCoy as NFL cutdown day shifts into high gear

LeSean McCoy is coming off his least productive NFL season as he gets set to look for a new team. (Duane Burleson/AP) In what could wind up the biggest headline of NFL cutdown day, the...

NFL cuts tracker 2019: Live roster news, updates, notable cuts for all 32 teams

Because of how NFL roster cuts work in 2019, when coaches have to trim their rosters from 90 players all the way down to 53 in one period, news and updates from around the league will be coming fast...

Andrew Luck Just Reset the NFL Season | The Huddle

This is the latest edition of OZY’s Huddle newsletter, which brings you a smart, flavorful conversation-starter for your next game watch party. No stale takes allowed. Add The Huddle to your OZY email subscriptions here.Things done changed. One week...

The NFL Preseason Game No One Cares About Is The Biggest Game Of Their...

“Don’t count your reps, make your reps count.”This is what coaches tell players who have been stuck at the bottom of the depth chart—guys who haven’t had a lot of training camp action and think they’re about to get...

Week 1 NFL picks straight up: Packers edge Bears; Jaguars stun Chiefs

With no disrespect to the highly anticipated 2019 NFL season-opener, a game in which the Bears will host the Packers on a Thursday night to kick off the league's 100th year, many consider the first Sunday of a given...

JaMarcus Russell Makes List of Most Influential NFL Figures

Getty Former Oakland Raiders QB JaMarcus Russell. In a sprawling piece by Sports Illustrated, they have decided to look at the NFL over its first 100 years and pick out the most influential figures. It’s an ambitious endeavor, but they were...

Patriots aren’t going anywhere despite string of bad news

CLOSE SportsPulse: Trysta Krick drops some knowledge on us and provides four fantasy sleepers that could help you win your league this season. USA TODAYDing, dong, the New England Patriots’ dynasty is...

Which Active NFL Players Are Set to Become Fantasy Football Legends?

On Tuesday, The Ringer unveiled our Fantasy Football Hall of Fame, honoring 25 past and present NFL players as the greatest fantasy stars ever. We’re celebrating the guys who won us championships over the years, from Emmitt...

Welcome to a week like no other in the NFL season

“You see how much time guys invest to try to improve themselves every day and to try and show up and be healthy and go compete but always, you have to be real about it: We’re going...

Clay Matthews’ heartwarming homecoming he never saw coming

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- Clay Matthews jogged off the practice field with a bounce in his step and a grin on his face, prefacing our interview outside the weight room at...

As QB running numbers rise, bring on Kyler Murray

Lamar Jackson’s midseason promotion to starter for the Baltimore Ravens last year helped quarterbacks set an NFL record for carries and yards rushing in a season at their position.Even though he started only the final seven games, Jackson broke...

NFL preseason Week 3 takeaways

The Houston Texans lost starting running back Lamar Miller to what is feared to be a torn ACL in Saturday's Week 3 game at Dallas.Elsewhere, the Indianapolis Colts endured a postgame surprise as their franchise quarterback, Andrew Luck, announced...

2019 NFL Preseason Game 3: Chicago Bears v Indianapolis Colts Open Thread

The NFL continues to evolve. While preseason Week 3 has historically been the dress rehearsal game for starters, a growing number of teams have made the call to severely limit or remove starters from the game altogether....

Where to Watch Seattle Seahawks vs Los Angeles Chargers, TV Channel, Live Stream, Odds

The Los Angeles Chargers let the chance of securing a first preseason win slip through their grasp as they squandered a 14-point lead on Sunday.Up 17-3 at halftime against the New Orleans Saints, the Chargers lost 19-17 after failing...

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So it turns out that professional football teams can do all the things they need to do on any given day with 20 percent less field. All they have to do is not give much of a damn about...

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ESPN Snubs Key Eagles on NFL’s ‘Greatest Team Ever’

Getty Eagles fans celebrate Reggie White during his number retirement ceremony. The Eagles always seem to get slighted on these national lists, right? ESPN’s Jeff Legwold took on the unenviable task of putting together the “Greatest Team Ever,” or a...

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Rashaad Penny among RB2s who deserve more touches in 2019

If you had told me at midseason last year that Kareem Hunt would be the Cleveland Browns' RB2 heading into the 2019 season, I would have given you this look, as...

Why potential top NFL pick Justin Herbert is back at Oregon

EUGENE, Ore. – In Room B009 in the basement of the Science Research Library at the University of Oregon, the posters illustrating photosynthesis and stomata openings decorate the wall. They’re flanked by white boards with detailed diagrams of cell...

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John Steigerwald: Misconceptions exist about running QBs in NFL

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Jarrett Stidham threw a 23-yard touchdown pass to Damoun Patterson with 4:12 left, rallying the New England Patriots to a 22-17 victory over the Tennessee Titans on Saturday night in Nashville.Stidham picked up where he left off in his...

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ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- As August grinds toward the NFL's regular season, the annual debate about how many preseason games is enough has bubbled up again."It seems like we're always talking about the preseason," Denver Broncos cornerback Chris Harris Jr....

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Pederson to ‘evaluate everything’ with Eagles QBs

As the Eagles touched down to play in Jacksonville, a familiar face was there to greet them. Now with the Jaguars, quarterback Nick Foles got plenty of...

Why Bradley Chubb’s lack of national attention won’t last long

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How the NFL took over America in 100 years

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Witten embracing Cowboys’ new offense under Moore

OXNARD, Calif. -- Jason Witten is going through drills as he prepares for his 16th season. The tight end makes a routine grab on the sideline, near a...

Preseason grades, Week 1: Kyler Murray, Deebo Samuel shine

With the first week of preseason games in the books, it was time to pop in the tape and hand out some grades based on performance. This week, we will take...

How the NFC West Explains NFL Offenses in 2019

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Gruden on Antonio Brown: ‘We’re gonna support him’

As controversy over missed practices, preferred helmets and frostbitten feet swirls and surrounds Antonio Brown, Raiders coach Jon Gruden took a firm stance of support for his absent superstar wideout. ...

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SANTA CLARA -- 49ers rookie Tim Harris Jr. attended college fewer than 100 miles from his high school. The cornerback went to Varina High School just outside of Richmond and played...

Antonio Brown turmoil related to unhappiness over helmet

Even before suffering bizarre injuries to his feet that have caused him to miss all but two days of his first training camp with the Oakland Raiders, Antonio Brown alarmed coaches...

Rugby star Christian Wade scores touchdown on first NFL carry for Buffalo Bills

Buffalo Bills running back Christian Wade scored a touchdown during the fourth quarter of the team’s opening preseason game against the Indianapolis Colts. What makes the play so special was it was the rugby star’s first NFL...

Dallas Cowboys: Robert Quinn’s agent blasts NFL for decision to uphold Cowboys DE’s suspension

OXNARD, Calif. - Cowboys starting defensive end Robert Quinn was suspended Thursday without pay for the first two weeks of the NFL regular season for violating the NFL's policy for performance-enhancing substances. Quinn, who underwent surgery on a fractured left...

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Primetime games in the NFL have a special aura about them—and this season's Sunday Night Football schedule is no different.NBC has flexed its muscles and all 18 scheduled Sunday Night Football clashes will feature at least one team that...

Barfield’s Top-200 Fantasy Football Rankings

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Robert Quinn has a fracture of his hand. Stephen Jones said he expects Quinn to undergo surgery. Jones expects him to be ready for Week 1.— Calvin Watkins (@calvinwatkins) August 7, 2019 We start with some unfortunate news...

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Corey Ballentine and Dexter Lawrence both will see an NFL game in-person for the first time this week.They are going together.As teammates.On the Giants defense.Playing against the Jets in the preseason opener to start their professional careers.How’s that...

Tuesday’s NFL notebook: Giants rookie QB to play against Jets

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — The New York Giants are finally going to get a glimpse of Daniel Jones in an NFL game. The sixth pick overall in the draft, Jones is going to get his first snaps in live action...

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Thursday night’s NFL Hall of Fame Game between the Denver Broncos and Atlanta Falcons returned professional football to our lives again. As we enjoy this annual renewal, training camps provide us with possibilities of future XFL starters who don’t make...

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Don Banks, veteran NFL writer, dies at age of 56

Don Banks, longtime NFL writer and former NFL.com contributor, died Sunday morning in Canton, Ohio, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported. He was 56. Banks was hired by the Review-Journal last month...

NFL Hall of Famer Ty Law’s second career: Building a trampoline park empire

Helping NFL athletes navigate their financial lifeThe Brewer Group CEO Jack Brewer, former NFL running back Clinton Portis and former NFL wide receiver Ron Johnson on efforts to help teach NFL athletes the personal finance skills they need for...

State casinos hope to take NFL bets Sept. 5 | Sports

INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana casinos are racing ahead with preparations to launch legalized sports betting in early September, looking to seize an advantage over competitors in neighboring states where such wagers aren't...

State of Texas has become quarterback capital for pro football

CLOSECLOSE SportsPulse: Fantasy football season is upon us! Listen closely to these vital tips from Trysta Krick if you want to dominate. USA TODAYQuarterbacks from the state of Texas get plenty of...

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Where does Jared Goff rank among the NFL’s top quarterbacks?

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Pull of Cowboys was too much for Jason Witten

OXNARD, Calif. — Jason Witten knew he wanted to play football again after Week 11 of the 2018 season.He’d just announced the highest scoring game in “Monday Night Football” history, but something was missing. As he watched the Kansas City Chiefs-Los Angeles...

Sage Rosenfels Was The Tom Brady Of The NFL Preseason

Former NFL quarterback Sage Rosenfels posted some pretty impressive numbers over a season’s worth of passes: He completed 333 of 549 passes for 3,804 yards (6.9 per attempt), 30 touchdowns (against just eight interceptions) and a 93.6 passer rating....

Ryan Leaf uses his story to help other former NFL players

Ryan Leaf spent most of his time in prison alone and angry until a military veteran persuaded the former No. 2 overall NFL draft pick to stop self-loathing long enough to help fellow inmates learn...

NFL predictions 2019: Cowboys clip Eagles, Giants dip with Redskins in NFC East

The NFC East, in line with its recent history, was one of the NFL's tightest and toughest divisions last season. The Cowboys (10-6) edged out the Eagles (9-7) to take back the division title, while the Redskins (7-9) and...

DeAndre Hopkins, Saquon Barkley deserved top-10 slot in ‘Top 100’

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NFL’s Roger Goodell ordered by New Orleans judge to face questions over Saints no-call

When season kicks off in September, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is going to be sitting down for a deposition. Interested in NFL? Add NFL as an interest to stay up to date on the latest NFL news, video, and analysis...

Coach from NFL talks about Kendall Milton’s potential at Georgia

FRESNO, Calif. - As new Georgia commit Kendall Milton’s Clovis (Calif.) Buchanan teammates were filing out of of Monday night’s college announcement, their head coach Matt Giordano was by the exit reminding them about a 7 a.m. workout in...

Picking the top bounce-back candidates for all 32 NFL teams

Training camp isn't only a chance for players and coaches to get reacquainted with one another, but it also can be an opportunity to change a narrative. While many players are hoping to grab starting positions or simply make...

The NFL’s pass interference penalty is broken – here’s how to fix it.

The NFL pass interference rules have been a source of player and fan consternation for years. I’m old enough to remember when pass interference was rarely called; reserved for egregious instances where every one agreed the defender...

Incognito wants to ‘rewrite the ending’ in return to NFL

NAPA, Calif. (AP) -- After several suspensions, accusations of racism and bullying, and run-ins with police off the field, Richie Incognito didn't know if he'd ever get another chance to play in the NFL despite being a four-time Pro...

Jalen Ramsey’s truck stunt shows greed trumps good NFL judgment

OK, let’s play “Let’s Say.” Let’s say you’re a reasonably well-adjusted adult living in the Jacksonville, Fla., area who previously spent some big dough on Jaguars tickets, parking, food and drink. That attraction has receded, as the Jags have had one...

Former NFL Player Reveals Secrets of Eagles Front Office

Getty Bryce Treggs spent one season with the Eagles and caught three balls for 80 yards. Malcolm Jenkins has been painfully open about his desire for a new contract, as evidenced by his public remarks to the press and on social...

Chiefs can score, need defense to improve

Yahoo Sports is previewing all 32 teams as we get ready for the NFL season, counting down the teams one per weekday in reverse order of our initial 2019 power rankings. No. 1 will be revealed on July 31,...

The NFL is back – What you need to know from every training camp

NFL training camps have officially begun -- and so have the holdouts. So far, five players are not with their teams due to unhappiness with their situations.Elsewhere in the NFL: A Bears running back honors Walter Payton on what...

Training Camp Buzz: Le’Veon Bell eyes 500 touches

The 2019 regular season is just around the corner, and NFL Network has you covered with wall-to-wall training camp coverage each day starting at 10 a.m. ET. Follow along here for...

He’s the NFL’s Breakout Mexican-American Ambassador | The Huddle

Heading into what could be his breakout season in the National Football League, Los Angeles Chargers cornerback Michael Davis has already set some lofty personal goals. He wants to haul in at least four interceptions this season, and one...

The NFL Plans To Actually Enforce The Helmet Rule This Year

Soon after the NFL rolled out its controversial new helmet rule last year—which aims to penalize lowering the head to initiate contact on avoidable hits—the league realized it needed more time to figure out how to implement it, and...

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Over the next three days, 30 NFL teams will have their players report to training camp. Preseason games, fantasy drafts, and NFL Sundays are around the corner. They are all cruel and sudden reminders that summertime is...

Cowboys’ Byron Jones Lands on NFL Top 100 List

Getty Dallas Cowboys corner Byron Jones Dallas Cowboys cornerback Byron Jones places 97th on NFL Network’s Top 100 players, voted on by the players. This was Jones’ first time on the prestigious list. He’s a huge component of this team defense...

Tom Brady’s cliff jump: How off-field injury risks affect NFL contracts

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady drew some parental criticism last weekend for posting a video of himself jumping off a cliff with his young daughter, but team officials may have been the ones cringing at the sight of...

Annual NFL Training Camp Tour Begins—And It’s Already In Jeopardy – ProFootballTalk

NBC Sports LAS VEGAS — I have led my football column with girls softball, and written way too many words about the death of my dogs, and the death of my brothers, but I must say this: I have never...

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Help me if you can, I’m feeling illiterate. I can’t reconcile a line from the NFL’s personal conduct policy with one from an audio tape of troubled Chiefs receiver Tyreek Hill’s argument with then-fiancee Crystal Espinola regarding the treatment...

49ers news: Niners have two of the best matchups in the NFL this season

The San Francisco 49ers are going to face some very talented players this year. Pro Football Focus put together a list identifying the 17 best matchups of the year. Ben Linsey did one for each week of...

Tony Romo on Bill Belichick: ‘He’s really, really special’

In his post-NFL career time as a color analyst, Tony Romo has impressed many a television viewer. During that time, Romo has become even more impressed with...

Draft Fairy gives Saints do-over on 2015 NFL Draft

The 2015 NFL Draft was one of the worst of the Sean Payton era in New Orleans. What if the Draft Fairy was real and they got a do-over?Here it is, the moment you’ve waited for your entire adult...

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Getty Former "Last Chance U" star John Franklin III is still fighting for a roster spot with the Chicago Bears. As “Last Chance U” enters its fourth season, there have already been players that made it to the NFL. Here’s...

NFL Insider Believes Patriots Would Welcome Josh Gordon Under These Conditions | New England...

The New England Patriots hope for the best but perhaps are expecting the worst regarding Josh Gordon’s availability. NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport said Friday during his appearance on WEEI’s “Dale & Keefe” Show he believes the Patriots “would certainly welcome”...

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Pennsylvania annually produces plenty of NFL talent.The Keystone State has a bevy of representatives in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Several current Pa. products could be headed to Canton if they continue on their current trajectory.But others...

State court suit over ‘no-call’ can proceed against NFL

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State of the Franchise: Will Patriots be just fine post-Gronk?

Where does your franchise stand heading into 2019? Adam Rank has set the table by providing a State of the Franchise look at all...

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The reigning Super Bowl champion New England Patriots set the high-water mark for win totals at over/under 11 wins for the 2019 NFL season, according...

Hicks, Goldman lead NFL’s No. 1 defense

In an unusual NFL offseason in which two defensive linemen who will be mentioned in Hall of Fame conversations – Ndamukong Suh and Gerald McCoy – were free agents, the Bears never thought about picking up the phone?Fresh off...

Jaguars coach Doug Marrone ranked 18th by NFL.com

In his latest piece for NFL.com, Elliot Harrison ranks Jaguars head coach 18th amongst league head coaches. This is a slight drop from last season.When NFL.com’s Elloit Harrison wrote a piece last season, ranking NFL head coaches, there was...

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AFC East training camp preview: Gronk-less Patriots vulnerable?

By the end of this month, training camps will open across the NFL. What are the looming position battles to keep taps on? Who...

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But if there’s a concern about the 5-9, 185 pounder — whose style of play belies his listed size — it’s his durability.Even though Bowen said that Mathieu regained his explosiveness, the defensive back has suffered season-ending injuries three...

Team of writers say Derwin James is No. 1 NFL safety

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Security guard files charges against Ezekiel Elliott

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Eric Weddle calls Rams CBs ‘best I’ve ever played with’

Through a thus-far 12-year career that boasts a cavalcade of individual accolades and memorable moments, free safety Eric Weddle has lined up alongside a number of stellar teammates. ...

NFL owners push for 18-game regular season

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Colts Ranked as Having NFL’s 12th Best ‘Offensive Arsenal’

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Patriots LB Elandon Roberts says he was harassed by police

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As NFL hype grows Jake Fromm only focused on Georgia season

Ahead of his junior season with the Georgia Bulldogs, starting quarterback Jake Fromm has been highlighted by analysts as one of the best potential prospects available in the 2020 NFL Draft. The draft talk surrounding Fromm will likely linger throughout the...

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The National Football League, mainly through the voices of commissioner Roger Goodell and Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, is doing its best to convince the world that meaningful and at least relatively amicable negotiations with the NFL Players Association...

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There are good lists, and there are bad lists. And then there’s the verkakte thing that NFL.com writer Tom Blair pumped out over the weekend. (We don’t mean to be mean to the guy, but his list really is that bad.) Blair was...

10 NFL veterans who could be surprising training camp cuts

Every summer, young players come seemingly out of nowhere to provide value to their teams,...

Could LSU’s Joe Burrow be a riser?

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E.C. Central grad, NFL player Kawann Short hosts annual camp, empowers youth | Professional

EAST CHICAGO — Midway through Kawann Short’s...

NFL analyst says Rashan Gary is a bad fit in Green Bay

During the 2019 NFL Draft, the Green Bay Packers selected Rashan Gary with the 12th overall pick. The Packers made it an emphasis to bulk up their pass-rushing unit, but was Gary...

Kyler Murray, Marquise Brown react to Madden NFL 20 ratings

NORMAN, Okla. — The popular video game Madden NFL 20 announced player ratings for the rookie class this week, and former Sooners Kyler Murray and Marquise “Hollywood” Brown were given a 73 and 77 overall, respectively. Both reacted to...

Johnathan Joseph expects British talent to reach NFL

Johnathan Joseph and his Texans play the Jacksonville Jaguars in London this season. Four months ahead of that game, Joseph has already started spreading his love for the game across the pond.Joseph...

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Giants’ Eli Manning: I’m not rushing into retirement

Rookies keep rolling in. Odell Beckham was traded away. Free agents such as Golden Tate join the ranks. The offensive line is shuffled and hopefully improved. As...

Which under-the-radar running back stars this season?

Many running backs have switched teams for the 2019 NFL season, but these three are completely under the radar. Tevin Coleman, Mark Ingram and Jordan Howard have a lot to prove. Will they?Outside of the biggest NFL stars who...

Rob Gronkowski just relaxing before rare August off

Rob Gronkowski is enjoying retirement, for now. The former New England Patriots tight end joined the Rich Eisen Show on Wednesday and noted this is the first time...

Ronnie Stanley Is One of the NFL’s Best Kept Secrets 

As Moy pointed out, Stanley has excelled in pass protection. “The former first-round pick was one of just four left tackles last season to log at least 500 pass-blocking snaps while surrendering just two or fewer...

Travis Etienne ‘nervous’ catching the football

Travis Etienne is unquestionably one of the best runners in college football but the Clemson Tiger’s approaching to receiving is a concerning one.Travis Etienne is seen as one of the likely top running back prospects in the 2020 draft,...

3 quick ways the NFL can make its free agency as exciting as the...

The wildest spending spree in sports history is here. NBA free agency opened up June 30 at 6 p.m. ET and, since that time, over $3.5 billion of contracts have been handed out, with Kawhi Leonard still...

NFL: Bears possess playmakers at wide receiver

Allen Robinson is preparing to take over after his first full offseason working in Matt Nagy’s offense as Mitchell Trubisky’s top target.Riley Ridley, based on his strong spring assimilation, could exceed expectations this fall and winter. Tarik Cohen is already...

Which new faces in new places will have biggest impact?

Even by the NFL’s standard, the offseason was startling in terms of player movement, both in free agency and via trades. It started a month before the league year on March 13 when the Broncos put a deal in place...

Ty Chandler, The Running Back the NFL is Looking For

Receiving ability out of the backfield is becoming more revered as the game evolves; Ty Chandler’s ability to line-up out wide and make plays in space will make him a hot commodity in the 2020 NFL Draft.To be considered...

New 2019 Supplemental NFL Draft prospect declares who will get drafted

If you are going to follow the 2019 Supplemental NFL Draft, learn this name.The 2019 Supplemental draft has one name who could get drafted, one who probably won’t, and now they have their first “sure fire” prospect: Jalen Thompson.The...

Will Hernandez key to Giants’ O-line improvement

Amid a litany of lingering criticism surrounding the trade of Odell Beckham Jr. and everything and anything to do with the New York quarterback situation, the Giants appear to have one...

Quenton Nelson Ranked NFL’s Second-Best Guard, Best Player From 2018 Draft

Nelson was the only Colts offensive lineman to start all 16 games and play all 1,136 offensive snaps in 2018. While there are very few official stats for offensive linemen, we can let analytics and other national...

NFL player keeps promise of making sure kids play in youth football league

NFL player Malik Hooker kept his promise to kids in New Castle. He plans on spending thousands of dollars to make sure they play in a youth football league this season. This comes after two New Castle teams were...

NFL Fantasy Football Sleepers, Picks, Rankings

With ESPN and Yahoo NFL Fantasy Football leagues starting shortly, and Best Ball leagues already going, our goal is to get you prepped early for your upcoming NFL fantasy drafts with our team previews that feature a look into...

Texans give back at NFL Play 60 character camp

By Aaron Wilson, Houston Chronicle Published 9:49 pm CDT, Thursday,...

Alvin Kamara Says NFL Team Asked Him to Remove Nose Ring

Getty Alvin Kamara objected when a NFL team asked him to remove his nose ring. The scrutiny NFL Draft prospects face is intense. Given the high stakes (from a financial and winning standpoint), NFL teams want to uncover and address any...

Vikings diehard has serious beef with NFL fan rankings

Football fans of the great state of Minnesota, we have collectively reached a magical time on the calendar. No, it’s not the first week of the season or the opening of training camp. It’s also not time for a...

Eagles News: DeSean Jackson makes list of top 10 most important NFL players heading...

Let’s get to the Philadelphia Eagles links ... The NFL’s 10 Most Important Players Entering 2019 - B/R10) DeSean Jackson - There were times last year when the Eagles wide receiver corps consisted of Nelson Agholor (a slot...

Will Roger Goodell save the NFL’s 100th season from a replay-review disaster? – ProFootballTalk

Getty Images Prior to the league meetings in March, it seemed that Commissioner Roger Goodell was content to allow the NFL embark on its 100th season without addressing the situation that gave rise to the Rams-Saints debacle in the postseason....

How Playing In The NFL Ruined Me For Life On The Outside

Some NFL players will tell you the league is like prison—prison with paychecks. Each well-paid inmate has a reputation for violence, and every day on the yard, someone gets shanked. Every week, a few guys get released and a...

Jake Fromm projected to replace future Hall of Fame QB in NFL

Taking a look ahead to future NFL Drafts, the folks at Bleacher Report attempted to project potential landing spots for the top quarterbacks in college football. Georgia junior Jake Fromm was mentioned. Fromm's potential NFL future has been widely discussed...

Russell Wilson, J.J. Watt among best of past nine draft classes

Zion Williamson is going to be a legend. The first overall pick in the NBA draft is going to be great right away. And it won't take him long to graduate...

The Steelers deploy one of the best offensive lines in the NFL, again

With all of the Steelers’ 2019 offseason workouts in the rear view mirror, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ fan base has to suffer through the dog days of summer until the boys of fall return to the gridon. In...

Why Jets defense could be among the best in the NFL in 2019

The New York Jets are loaded with defensive talent, and they have all the pieces in place to be one of the NFL’s best units in 2019.While the Jets’ roster has undergone a complete re-vamp this offseason, the defense...

Robert Quinn ready to ‘pin my ears back’ with ‘Boys

Though he was traded to the Cowboys, defensive end Robert Quinn was able to visit potential suitors and the final verdict came down to Dallas and the New Orleans Saints. ...

NfL: Useful in Differential Diagnosis?

22 Jun 2019 In a comprehensive meta-analysis, scientists led by Claire Bridel, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, compared...

Baltimore Ravens news: Where AFC North ranks among NFL’s divisions, judging the offseason and...

For the first time in about two months, Baltimore Ravens veterans weren’t in the facility this week for workouts and meetings. We have no practices to discuss or draft prospects to study. So in this space, we’re rounding...

How Sony Michel Rates among NFL’s No. 1 Running Backs

Getty Where does Sony Michel rank among NFL running backs? Eyebrows were raised when running back Sony Michel missed the New England Patriots‘ spring minicamp and missed what many viewed as an opportunity to better integrate himself into the team’s passing...

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The salary cap keeps the spending of NFL teams in check. Some teams, of course,...

Falcons WR Jones in line for extension

The Atlanta Falcons are confident they will re-sign wide receiver Julio Jones to a new long-term extension before training camp begins next month, ESPN reported Tuesday.Jones has two years remaining on his deal, which owes him $9.6 million in...

Broncos fans arrive in droves to honor Pat Bowlen at tribute

DENVER -- Some wore full costumes and others sported jerseys, including one Denver Broncos supporter with "P. Bowlen" on the back. Quite a few devotees stood in the rain for about...

10 former college stars facing now-or-never NFL seasons

Remember the football players who dominated the college ranks four or five years ago? Whatever happened to some of those guys? We could have sworn they’d be stars at the NFL level, but for whatever reason, we haven’t seen...

Browns Among Favorites in Odds to Make 2019 NFL Playoffs

Getty Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield The NFL oddsmakers appear to like what the Cleveland Browns did during the 2019 NFL offseason, and the team is receiving some serious love for it. With training camp just around the corner, the odds...

From Aints to Smurfs: the nicknames of the NFL – Sports – Echo Pilot...

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Bears’ Eddie Jackson: We’re taking this whole thing

From last to champs, the Chicago Bears' 2018 campaign was a memorable change in franchise fortune and momentum. Claiming Chicago's first NFC North crown and playoff berth...

Problem Solved: I didn’t order NFL Sunday Ticket from CenturyLink. Refund, please! | Life

When Christine Beach cuts her CenturyLink service,...

The Chicago Bears 1940 NFL Title: Revenge of the “Crybabies”

The 100th season of NFL football is just a few months away. With that in mind, it’s a fitting time to explore and...

Pat Bowlen, the Denver Broncos Owner Who Changed the NFL

Thirty-five years ago, an unassuming man in a dark suit and tightly groomed golden hair stepped in front of a microphone with a sprawling Denver Broncos banner draped behind him. Pat Bowlen, the team’s new owner, made two things...

Grotz: Throwing a flag on the NFL’s new pass interference reviews | Sports

PHILADELPHIA — If you loathe instant replay,...

Pat Bowlen bred success through family atmosphere

In the moments after the Denver Broncos won Super Bowl 50, with the Lombardi Trophy having just been placed in his hands, John Elway reached back across decades to tie the...

Eagles’ Howie Roseman adds GM to his title

Howie Roseman is officially the Eagles' general manager, again. Philadelphia's longtime exec has been in a de facto role for the past four seasons after being promoted to...

6 players from the 2016 NFL Draft under the most pressure to perform now

Every NFL season there’s a cycle of players who are either handed massive extensions or face the chopping block. This time the focus is on the 2016 class. It’s been three years since the 2016 NFL Draft,...

Philip Rivers to limit reps in prep for long season

COSTA MESA, Calif. -- As Philip Rivers prepares for his 16th NFL season, his preseason work is looking a little different -- regardless of his preference. Rivers, 37,...

NFL kickers have a tough job and deserve your appreciation

So much of opinion writing is projecting. So take this deconstruction of football...

Kevin Durant’s injury resonates harshly in NFL too

ALAMEDA, Calif. – Kevin Durant laid it on the line.This is how some within the NFL made sense of what happened to the NBA superstar on Monday night, when his ill-fated Finals return ended in a manner that conjures nightmares...

Revenue from pot could grow higher than that of the NFL by 2020: Report

As the budding marijuana industry continues to flourish, total revenue generated from it could surpass that of the NFL by 2020 and America’s total spending on gym memberships...

Redskins ‘Dwayne Haskins a better QB than Eli Manning’ right now: NFL analyst disses...

The Dwayne Haskins-Daniel Jones quarterback debate could rage for a decade in the NFC East Division.But NFL Network analyst and former NFL wide receiver Nate Burleson isn’t comparing the two rookie quarterbacks in 2019. He is comparing Haskins...

Ex-NFL player Winslow Jr. found guilty of rape

SAN DIEGO -- Former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. -- the son of a Hall of Famer who himself earned more than $40 million during his career -- has been convicted of raping a 58-year-old homeless woman last year...

Who’s the best player from the 2016 NFL Draft class so far?

Carson Wentz got his nine-figure payday. Dak Prescott won’t be far behind. Jared Goff has another year and a half to come to terms on a megadeal that would cement his status as the Rams’ quarterback of...

Adrian Peterson wants to ‘retire a Viking’ when he’s done in the NFL

The former Minnesota Vikings running back is with the Washington Redskins now and he’s currently preparing to play in his 13th NFL season.Heading into a Week 1 matchup against his former team in 2017, Adrian Peterson wasn’t too happy...

Why Dante Fowler will become an elite NFL pass rusher in 2019 with the...

The NFL has a decent-sized list of elite pass rushers that are currently in the league. The Los Angeles Rams’ Dante Fowler may be added to that list by season’s end in...

Montez Sweat will end up being the steal of the entire NFL Draft for...

When the Washington Redskins selected quarterback Dwayne Haskins at number 15, I was already calling it the steal of the draft to that point. Then they topped themselves, getting pass rusher Montez...

Union allegedly cuts pensions for NFL players with brain injuries

A former NFL linebacker claims he and other retired football players with brain injuries are having their pensions undercut by their own union. Andre Royal, 46, who played six years with the Carolina Panthers and Indianapolis Colts, says head injuries...

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Next summer, the Raiders are slated to relocate to Las Vegas and begin playing in a sleek $1.8 billion dome with a transparent...

Joe Douglas will be next GM for New York Jets

CLOSE Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Amari Cooper can do more than just run routes and catch passes. He can solve a Rubik's Cube insanely fast. USA TODAYThe New York Jets’ search for a...

Taking Stock of the Five Teams Stuck in NFL No-Man’s-Land

For the past three years, I’ve ranked all 32 teams going into each NFL season. Through that process, I discovered that the most difficult teams to write about aren’t the most incompetent ones. Whether they’re going through...

Wednesday’s NFL notebook: Patriots coach shifts to receivers

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Among the multiple Patriots coaching changes, the most surprising this offseason came when Bill Belichick moved special teams coach Joe Judge to the receiver position. Judge, who’s still coaching special teamers, brings a fiery passion to the...

Tuesday’s NFL notebook: Brady buoys practice for Patriots

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Minutes before the Patriots hit the field for the first time as a complete team Tuesday, Tom Brady made them a promise. “It’s gonna be a good day,” tight end Ben Watson said, relaying Brady’s message to...

Which QB will lead the league in passing?

Minicamps are scheduled to kick off around the NFL this month, and that starts the gears grinding for football bettors looking ahead to the 2019 season.  There’s still...

The NFL education of Texans rookie Max Scharping

Max Scharping's head isn't spinning, at least not yet. ...

T.Y. Hilton Makes Sports Illustrated’s ‘NFL All-Small Team’

INDIANAPOLIS — In the NFL, guys who check the “height, weight, speed” boxes are always coveted. However, the league is not lacking in top-level players who may have to compensate for their lack of size with other...

Treadwell hoping to stay with the Vikings for his entire NFL career

(Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images) Laquon Treadwell 7 takeaways from the first two weeks of Vikings OTAs by Adam Patrick Entering his fourth season in the NFL, the young receiver has hopes of playing...

Stadiums have made a big leap in a century

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Beer Brands Can Now Use Images of NFL Players in Advertisements

As anyone who has ever watched an NFL game in person or on television can tell you, beer brands are one of football’s biggest advertisers. In fact, according to 2019 research from IEG, beer brands spent more money sponsoring...

Hawkeyes who could surprise as early entrants to 2020 NFL Draft

HawkeyeHQ.com DAVENPORT, Iowa - Josh Jackson was a relative unknown in the summer of 2017. Amani Hooker wasn’t a household name last summer but was a returning starter in 2018....

49ers Announce 2019 Bill Walsh NFL Diversity Coaching Fellows

Beck will work with the 49ers defensive backs as he is entering his sixth season as an assistant coach for the football and track & field teams at O’Dea (Seattle, WA) High School. Beck, who was a...

Former Hawkeye Nate Kaeding Named Kicking Consultant in NFL

Nate Kaeding has former Iowa teammate Chad Greenway to thank for his new job. Kaeding has been hired as a kicking consultant for Greenway's former NFL team, the Minnesota Vikings. As a lifelong Minnesota fan, it's about time.According to...

New NFL Stadium In Inglewood Reportedly Lands Naming Rights Deal With Social Finance

The new NFL stadium under construction in Inglewood, Calif. is scheduled to open in 2020 and will be the home of the Chargers and Rams. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel) ...

Double take: The impact of free agency on NFL players | Sports

Free agency gives too much power to...

Why Raiders may have just cornered market on NFL’s bad boys

These still aren’t your father’s Oakland Raiders but with Tuesday’s signing of troubled offensive lineman Richie Incognito they’re definitely inviting some nastiness and mouthiness from yesteryear. Incognito, whose 12-year career has been draped in controversy on and off the field,...

In the NFL’s ongoing chess match, Luke Stocker may be an important piece for...

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- The NFL is home to some of the world’s biggest superstars and dedicated competitors, yet games often are decided by the smallest of details in an aspect of the game not familiar to...

Jake Fromm goes No. 1 overall in new 2020 NFL mock draft

The 2020 NFL draft will give quarterback-needy teams several prospects to choose from, but in this new mock draft, it isn’t Tua Tagovailoa or Justin Herbert who goes No. 1 overall.The 2020 NFL Draft is 11 months away, and...

Ezekiel Elliott’s prior incidents raise NFL’s scrutiny

The NFL is likely to review an incident involving Ezekiel Elliott and a concert security guard in Las Vegas to determine if the Dallas Cowboys running back violated the terms of previous suspension guidelines set forth by commissioner Roger Goodell, two league sources...

Eagles News: The NFL’s most underappreciated player

Let’s get to the Philadelphia Eagles links ... Most underappreciated players of 2018: Eagles’ Kelce leads top 5 - NFL.com1) Jason Kelce, C, Philadelphia Eagles. Drafted: Sixth round (No. 191 overall), 2011Pro Bowls: Two (2014, 2016). Kelce had...

Understanding Injuries in the NFL Part 1

One of the biggest issues on the minds of Redskins fans right now is the health of the team. For two years in a row, the Redskins’ season has been derailed by a multitude of injuries that...

Ex-Texans WR Keith Mumphery hopes to relaunch NFL career after settling federal lawsuit

When Keith Mumphery got the phone call summoning him to the Texans' offices at NRG Stadium two years ago, the former Michigan State receiver wasn't surprised about the reason for the meeting. ...

Will Jets WR Robby Anderson be crowned NFL’s fastest player?

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 10: Robby Anderson #11 of the New York Jets celebrates a touchdown in the second quarter against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on September 10, 2018 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by...

NFL Helps Former Players Succeed In New Business Ventures

Photo Courtesy: Carla Rosenberg From the time when she was old enough to harbor professional goals, Lagardere’s Carla Rosenberg had a plan. First, the lifelong tennis player and scholarship athlete at the University of Illinois would win Wimbledon. Then, after her...

Empire’s Jones is receiving NFL attention

Albany Empire head coach Rob Keefe took a huge sigh of relief last week when star receiver Malachi Jones took a slight detour from practice before the team’s game against the Columbus Destroyers at Nationwide Arena to work out...

John Urschel quit the NFL for a career in math. It wasn’t just about...

John Urschel, a former NFL player with the Ravens, talks about his new book. (Photo by Katherine Frey/The Washington Post) Nora Krug Staff editor...

On TV/Radio: NFL’s new policy a boon for Cowboys fans in Houston

Among my favorite moments each fall have been those special Sundays when the Cowboys have played at the same time as a Texans home game and thus couldn't be televised in Houston because of the NFL rule guaranteeing home...

Chris Long admits to heavy pot use during NFL career

Chris Long, who recently announced his retirement from football, ending an 11-year NFL playing career that included winning two Super Bowl titles and the Walter Payton Man of the...

The NFL is already considering tweaks to its replay-for-interference measure

The NFL continues to deal with the aftermath of the officiating mistake that cost the Saints a Super Bowl berth.(Gerald Herbert, File) KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. — It has been less than two months since NFL...

Man accused of attempting to extort money from NFL star Tyrann Mathieu

A New Orleans man is out on bond after he was arrested on suspicion of trying to extort more than $1 million from New Orleanian and NFL star Tyrann Mathieu.Mathieu recently signed a contract with the Kansas City...

NFL, NFLPA studying marijuana use for pain management

The NFL’s organizational structure, internal politics and general heft make it difficult for...

NFL Uniform Speculation And Anticipation Heat Up Ahead Of 100th Season

(Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images) Getty The NFL's 100th season is set to kick off in a few months...

NFL experts reveal one thing they’d like to change about the sport

The idea: ask smart people, 25 of them, in and around football, what they’d do if they could change one thing about the sport of professional football.Below is a handful of the responses I received. Read all 25, as well...

2 NFL players help pay funeral costs for mother of Toni Harris

CLOSE Ad Meter 2019: In Toyota's 2019 Super Bowl, the company shows us why perceptions are meant to be shattered. USA TODAYNASHVILLE — Logan Ryan has a daughter. Kevin Byard has one on...

Should the NFL change the rules for overtime?

The Kansas City Chiefs’ overtime rule proposal will be voted on during the annual league spring meeting. But should the rules really be changed?Following their painful loss to the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game, the Kansas...

CG Technology posts lines on all 2019 NFL games Weeks 2-16

Four months before the NFL kicks off its regular season, CG Technology sportsbook has posted lines on every NFL game in Weeks 2 through 16, with money lines and totals on every prime-time and Thanksgiving Day game. “Everybody has their...

Rams named 2nd-most complete team in NFL

The Los Angeles Rams went into the 2019 draft with very few pressing needs, if any. Sure, they could’ve used a nose tackle, some offensive line depth and maybe an inside linebacker, but if they didn’t come out of...

Texans reportedly cut TE Griffin

The Houston Texans have released veteran tight end Ryan Griffin, multiple outlets reported Friday, three weeks after he was arrested in Nashville, Tenn., for allegedly punching a hotel window.Griffin, 29, was charged with vandalism and public intoxication after he...

10 most underrated players in the NFL today

Every single year around the NFL, a plethora of previously unknown players step up big...

Jerry Jeudy tops Mel Kiper Jr.’s big board for 2020 NFL Draft

ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. released his first big board for the 2020 NFL Draft on Thursday, and six current Alabama players were featured among his top-25 prospects for next year’s draft. Topping the list at No. 1 overall...

NFL quarterback rankings for 2019: Best to worst, 1-32

The practice of ranking NFL quarterbacks has never been tougher, because the league has never had this many strong QBs at once. In 2019, the NFL continues to benefit from an intriguing intersection of future Hall of Famers and...

Alabama Roots: Rookies join NFL rosters

A few months ago, they were playing college football. Now more than 50 players from Alabama high schools and colleges are on NFL rosters for the first time.The rookies have arrived in the NFL in three ways --...

Second-round NFL draft pick Andy Isabella is a player to watch in 2019, says...

Former New York Giants wide receiver Victor...

If Robert Kraft walks, can NFL still go after him?

What started out as a prosecutorial layup for the Palm Beach County District Attorney has deteriorated into a law enforcement nightmare, and with it, the NFL’s ability to levy punishment against New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft under the league’s personal...

Josh Rosen still hasn’t heard from Cardinals GM Keim

Josh Rosen's time in Arizona lasted a single season before the Cardinals supplanted him with Kyler Murray. The machinations of how the quarterback went from future of the franchise to superfluous...

Von Miller: Chris Harris ‘100 percent’ deserves a raise

Chris Harris has let it be known he either wants to be with the Broncos for several more years or sent packing. Von Miller's advice for the Denver brass? ...

Doug Baldwin appears to indicate retirement from NFL

In a letter to himself penned across Twitter, revisiting lessons learned and highlights lived, Doug Baldwin appeared to announce his retirement late Sunday night. The tweets came...

The evaluation trends that shaped the 2019 NFL Draft

We’ve been banging this drum at 247Sports for a while, but if the NFL Draft serves as any indication, recruiting services and college coaching staffs need to change the way we look at high school line prospects. The 2019...

Clarifying the NFL contract rules regarding baseball – ProFootballTalk

AP The Kyler Murray contract is identical to the Jameis Winston contract in that the Kyler Murray contract voids any future guaranteed money if Murray engages in any baseball activities. The Kyler Murray contract differs from the Jameis Winston contract...

Cleveland Browns: Inside look at how they viewed the 2019 NFL draft – Terry...

ABOUT THE DRAFT1. Think back to John Dorsey’s first draft with the Browns in 2018. The general manager had the first pick overall. At the time, most experts believed the Browns should take Sam Darnold (USC) or perhaps...

Kahzin Daniels doesn’t let loss of sight kill NFL dream

TAMPA — While seeing is believing for most people, just believing is enough for Kahzin Daniels.At age 5, he lost sight in his right eye. He was riding his scooter down the block by an abandoned house on a...

That’s how you punch your ticket to the NFL

Do you think Darnell Savage will get a shot at returning punts? I think punt returner is such a difficult position. The awareness, fearlessness, explosiveness, and ball security are all so crucial it’s difficult to possess it...

Peyton Manning urged aspiring NFL quarterbacks to break one of his rookie records

CLOSE Peyton Manning unloaded some pretty good zingers at the 2017 ESPYs. But not everyone, including Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook and probably all of the New England Patriots, were amused. Dwight Adams/IndyStarPeyton Manning...

Eight NFL teams ready to take the leap in 2019

Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports Looking ahead to the 2019 season, we’re particularly intrigued by the way...

NFL comparables for top 3 draft picks from 2019

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – APRIL 25: Nick Bosa of Ohio State reacts after being chosen #2 overall by the San Francisco 49ers during the first round of the 2019 NFL Draft on April 25, 2019 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by...

Seahawks part ways with Doug Baldwin, Chancellor

It's the end of an era in the Emerald City: Doug Baldwin and Kam Chancellor are no longer active members of the Seattle Seahawks. The team announced...

Eagles News: Philadelphia ranks third on list of top 10 NFL offenses

Let’s get to the Philadelphia Eagles links ... NFL’s top 10 offenses: Saints, Colts, Eagles best of bunch - NFL.com3) Backup QB extraordinaire Nick Foles may have thrown a better deep ball and shown a proclivity for hitting...

Cowboys in negotiations with Dak Prescott, Cooper

And we're off: The Dallas Cowboys have begun contract negotiations with two of their offensive triplets -- Dak Prescott and Amari Cooper -- executive vice president Stephen Jones said Wednesday. ...

Why NFL free agency might suddenly regain momentum

As soon the clock struck midnight on the morning of May 8, NFL teams could stop worrying about the compensatory pick formula. This formula tracks the comings and goings of free agents from the opening of the 2019 league year...

ESPN’s Max Kellerman questions Larry Fitzgerald’s credentials for the NFL Hall of Fame

Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutESPN's Max Kellerman question's Larry Fitzgerald's qualifications for Hall of FameESPN's Max Kellerman questions Larry Fitzgerald's credentials for the NFL Hall of FamePost to FacebookSent!A link...

NFL’s top 10 offenses: Saints, Colts, Eagles best of bunch

Advanced metrics, traditional statistics and game-film observations agree: the Chiefs, Rams, Saints, Patriots and Steelers boasted the NFL's highest-flying offenses in 2018, with the Colts, Chargers and Falcons floating in and...

Quinnen Williams is perfect fit for today’s NFL

SANTA CLARA, CA - JANUARY 07: Quinnen Williams #92 of the Alabama Crimson Tide looks on against the Clemson Tigers in the CFP National Championship presented by AT&T at Levi's Stadium on January 7, 2019 in...

NFL.com gives Bengals best draft grade of the AFC North; Steelers are worst

Zac Taylor has an uphill climb ahead of him if he wants to compete in the division, but after draft day, everything got a little easier. The new Bengals head coach collected an awesome draft class, trading up...

How Can Marketers Get the Most Out of NFL Player Endorsements? Try Speed Dating...

In this day and age, a simple swipe right or left is all that’s needed to make a connection. But for brands looking to make a lasting partnership with prospective endorsers like Kyler Murray, the top overall pick in...

Lil’Jordan Humphrey brings Saints unheralded versatility

(Photo by Tim Warner/Getty Images) Texas Basketball: 3 best Elijah Mitrou-Long transfer replacements by Andrew Miller What could the former Longhorns wide receiver and 2019 early entrant into the NFL Draft Lil’Jordan Humphrey bring...

2019 NFL Draft class rankings: Cardinals, Redskins, Titans thrive

» Round 1: (No. 6 overall) Daniel Jones, QB, Duke; (No. 17) Dexter Lawrence, DT, Clemson; (No. 30) Deandre Baker, CB, Georgia. ...

15 quarterback duels to dream about during the long 2019 NFL offseason

We need the offseason to hurry up already. It’s a long wait until it’s over, but we already have a lot to look forward to the 2019 season. Now that the draft is behind us and we...

Tom Brady on salary: ‘My wife makes a lot of money’

Six-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady took time out of his busy offseason of riding horses in Costa Rica, getting over the loss of Rob Gronkowski and launching a Twitter account to visit "Jimmy Kimmel...

11 best remaining 2019 NFL free agents

The NFL Draft is over and it’s time to focus on free agents who haven’t been signed yet. Yes, many of these players aren’t at the top of their games anymore, but they can surely provide value for teams...

Mike Maccagnan explains why Jets didn’t trade down

Leading up to and during draft weekend, no team was pegged as a more likely mover-and-shaker than the New York Jets. With the third overall pick and...

Seahawks WR D.K. Metcalf opens up on ‘stressful’ fall

Ole Miss receiver D.K. Metcalf was in danger of slipping out of the second round of the 2019 NFL Draft. There was some chatter during the pre-draft process — especially during the moment he was going viral for being ridiculously...

Miami Hurricanes alums among NFL’s most likely to be cut following NFL Draft

The additions of draftees to NFL Rosters change the complexion of depth charts. A few Miami Hurricanes alums will have challenges on their hands in training camp with the addition to the rookies to their franchises. Their roster spots...

Six players from Bay Area colleges hear names called during NFL Draft

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- 254 draft picks later, the 2019 NFL Draft is in the books. It was a historic year with ABC7 airing the NFL Draft for the first time in the network's history, but it was also...

Michigan State football’s top 2020 NFL draft prospects

CLOSE Brian Lewerke, MSU offense flash progress during spring game, despite the Spartans not showing many of their offseason fixes, April 13, 2019. Chris Solari, Detroit Free PressEAST LANSING — Another NFL draft...

2 stabbed in Cicero break-in; plus, SU football in the NFL (Good Morning CNY...

Weather High: 55; Low: 42. Prepare for plenty of clouds and showers this week. Photo of the Day BASKET BALL: Jim and Juli Boeheim (above) thank everyone that came to the 20th annual Basket...

UB, Lance Leipold ‘disappointed’ in lack of 2019 NFL Draft picks – The Buffalo...

Like many who paid attention to the 2019 NFL Draft, University at Buffalo football coach Lance Leipold was just as surprised when it closed and not one UB player, including quarterback Tyree Jackson, was selected. Six UB players were eligible...

The 7 most fun moments of the 2019 NFL Draft, ranked

The 2019 NFL Draft gave us a fairly entertaining weekend. Sure, the players drafted during the event are the biggest stories, but we’re not here to talk about them. No, we want to highlight those little things...

Dallas Cowboys: 2019 NFL draft grades: The Cowboys went old school with their Round...

After sitting out the first night of the NFL draft, the Cowboys joined the party on Friday. Dallas selected defensive tackle Trysten Hill of Central Florida with the 58th overall pick and Penn State guard Connor McGovern with the 90th overall...

Instant grades for NFL draft: Rounds 2, 3

YahooSign up for the Yahoo Sports newsletter. Get all the sports news you need, direct to your inbox.By subscribing, you are agreeing to Yahoo's Terms and Privacy Policy2019 NFL draft: Second-round selectionsArizona Cardinals: CB Byron Murphy, Washington –...

The ‘Avengers,’ NFL draft & a coma patient wakes up after 27 years: The...

Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.SUBSCRIBEApril 26, 2019, 11:52 AM UTCBy Petra CahillGood morning, NBC News readers.Have you bought your tickets yet? "Avengers: Endgame," the big-budget Marvel...

What former Huskers were looked over in NFL Draft and still made an impact...

The Nebraska football team has an impressive track record in the NFL Draft, having players selected at the top...

NFL draft: 49ers in enviable position with second pick and trade potential

Finally, the 49ers can enjoy the lone benefit from last year’s 4-12 season. ...

2019 NFL draft rumors, news and trade buzz: TV, schedule, how to watch online

Kyler Murray is expected to be the first player taken in the NFL draft. (Cooper Neill/Associated Press) Cindy Boren Reporter covering sports, with an...

How Failed NFL Draft Prospects Become Grist for the Content Mill

Last November, former no. 1 overall pick JaMarcus Russell made a comeback—not as a quarterback, but as a piece of content. It happened like this. David Diehl, a former Giants offensive lineman, went on the radio and...

First-round 2019 mock draft – NFL Nation projects picks 1-32

You've read the latest 2019 NFL mock drafts from draft gurus Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay. Now it's time for our NFL Nation reporters to share their expertise.They played general manager for the teams they cover and executed...

2019 NFL Draft Profiles: Jake Browning

Jake Browning took us on a fun ride during his legendary career at Washington. The highs bordered on spectacular efficiency, and even most of the lows were still generally acceptable. But at no point during his college...

Darwin Thompson thinks he can be the NFL’s next Barry Sanders

Don’t call Darwin Thompson a small running back. A 5’8, he’s not one of the taller offensive prospects who will hear their names called at the 2019 NFL Draft, but lumping him in with situational backs like Tarik...

NFL draft looks deep in pass rushers

This week's NFL draft is believed to feature one of the best collections of pass rushers in history. ...

Houston DL Ed Oliver: NFL draft prospect

Leading up to the 2019 NFL draft, which starts April 25, Yahoo Sports will count down our top 100 overall prospects. We’ll count them down 10 at a time, followed by profiles on our top 30 overall players.Previous entries:...

NFL Draft 2019: Who Will Be The Steelers First-Round Pick?

PITTSBURGH, PA - Mock drafts help football fans pass the time in the sport's annual relative quiet period between the Super Bowl and the draft. But with the possible exception of the very first pick is off the board,...

Joejuan Williams of Vanderbilt grew up in Nashville housing projects

CLOSE Vanderbilt fans have gotten used to JoeJuan Williams' playmaking abilities. Now he's looking to bring those to the NFL. Autumn Allison, Nashville TennesseanLong before he was a coveted NFL Draft prospect, lanky...

Lying Season means dirty tricks, misinformation are the norm

CLOSE SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Nate Davis has the Raiders, Jets and Patriots being very active on draft night and Kyler Murray falling down the board. USA TODAY SportsIt’s that time of year....

Vikings’ Dalvin Cook hasn’t ‘scratched the surface yet’

Flashes of brilliance and streaks of injuries have characterized the two-year tenure of running back Dalvin Cook with the Minnesota Vikings. Big gains and big games, versatility...

Trio of NFL Players Work Together for A Dunkin’ Retirement

Photo Courtesy: ReadyList Sports Jake Plummer isn’t ashamed to admit it: The former Pro Bowl quarterback had no idea what he was getting into when he agreed to co-found a startup. He’s just glad his wife gave him a push. He...

Kentucky’s Lonnie Johnson could be a top pick

CLOSE Mark Stoops' post-scrimmage news conference following the 2019 Kentucky football spring game. Jon Hale, Louisville Courier JournalMight Kentucky have a second player selected in the first round of next week's NFL draft...

Who Do You Like In The NFL Draft?

As a life long Bengals fan, I am excited to see new life and energy being breathed into a team that seemed to have had the fire put out of them. I understand there have been some...

How Russell Wilson’s Megadeal Allows NFL Owners To Keep Winning

The conventional wisdom on Russell Wilson’s record-setting contract extension is that it’s a win for both sides. Wilson is now the NFL’s highest-paid player, and he secured strong guarantees, the largest signing bonus in history, and significant early cash...

Fantasy football – 2019 NFL schedule does no favors for Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs in...

11:37 PM ETMike ClayESPN Writer CloseFantasy football, NFL analyst for ESPN.com Member of Pro Football Writers of America Founding director of Pro Football Focus Fantasy 2013 FSTA award winner for most accurate preseason rankingsThe NFL rarely sleeps, and that's the case this...

Dierks Bentley Ready to Perform at Nashville’s NFL Draft

The NFL Draft is coming to Nashville, and Dierks Bentley is tackling the stage.Well, not literally, but the country star is performing at an NFL Draft-affiliated outdoor concert on April 27 in Music City. It’s all part of the entertainment...

5 things to know Wednesday

Editors, USA TODAY Published 3:54 a.m. ET April 17, 2019 | Updated 3:54 a.m. ET April 17, 2019Notre Dame fire: Macron calls for unity to rebuild iconic cathedralFrench President...

Excited Eagles in final stages of NFL Draft prep time

The NFL Draft, the league’s most impactful offseason event, begins next Thursday and the Eagles have an opportunity to build to an already-talented roster with three selections among the first 57, with seven picks in all. Howie...

Steelers schedule 2019: Pittsburgh faces tough blitz of NFL playoff teams | NFL

Last season, the Steelers managed only nine wins and failed to...

49ers 2019 NFL Draft prospect profile: Cornerback Deandre Baker

After boasting the worst secondary in the league last season, the San Francisco 49ers will look to add some help in the 2019 NFL Draft? Does this mean Georgia cornerback Deandre Baker?Last year, the San Francisco 49ers secondary ranked...

Tennessee Titans 11th best option in the 2019 NFL Draft: A.J. Brown

The Tennessee Titans should really take a look at the best receiver from Ole Miss.Tennessee Titans GM Jon Robinson is a guy who knows exactly what he wants.Whether you or I agree with it or not, he has things...

Ranking top five linebackers, cornerbacks and safeties

The Post’s Paul Schwartz ranks the top five linebackers, cornerbacks and safeties in the upcoming NFL Draft on April 25-27. An * next to a players name means he is an underclassman: Top five linebackers 1. Devin White* (LSU, 6-foot, 237...

NFL.com predicts Pittsburgh will draft wide receiver N’Keal Harry

NFL.com Writer Adam Rank has the Pittsburgh Steelers selecting Arizona State wide receiver N’Keal Harry with their 20th pick in the 2019 NFL Draft.Harry was considered the top college wide receiver last season. In his three years playing in...

Raiders should stand pat, keep their three first-round picks

ALAMEDA — It was getting toward the end of a nearly hour-long interview session at the NFL owners meeting in Arizona when Raiders coach Jon Gruden covered all the bases. “It depends when you’re on the clock and you’re sitting...

Would Devin White fit New York Giants’ defense?

The New York Giants were once known for their fierce linebackers — Lawrence Taylor, Harry Carson, Brad Van Pelt, Carl Banks, et al., but over the past two decades they’ve shied away from stocking that group with stars, especially...

Trade-happy Raiders could be busy again in NFL Draft

ALAMEDA, Calif. — The Raiders bobbed and weaved throughout the 2018 draft. They traded back in the first round, acquiring a third-round pick they’d soon trade for a veteran wide receiver. They traded back in the second round and up...

The NFL should adopt the XFL’s crazy overtime rules

The XFL’s rulebook is wild. We’re talking three-point conversions, double forward passes and 30-second play clocks. And the craziest rule of the mall might be the rebooted league’s overtime set-up, which, according to commissioner Oliver Luck, was influenced by...

Aaron Rodgers on article: ‘This was a smear attack’

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers didn't have a voice in a highly-circulated article written by Tyler Dunne of Bleacher Report late last week. One thing, however,...

How The Rise Of Comp Picks Is Chilling NFL Free Agency

Compensatory picks have been a low-key feature of the NFL draft since 1994, the year after free agency finally became a thing. But this offseason, more and more teams appear to be finessing the free agency system in an...

NFL head coaches under the most pressure to win in 2019

NFL head coaches are always under the pressure to win, but each year it can be said that pressure is never equal. Some have a grace period. Some don’t.There are a variety of factors that go into why a...

San Francisco listed as a 2019 sleeper team by NFL.com

NFL.com’s Gregg Rosenthal broke down a pecking order for the NFC in 2019, and he has the San Francisco 49ers listed as a sleeper team this season. Do you agree?Depending on who you ask, the San Francisco 49ers either...

It’s the year of the defensive linemen

Welcome to the defensive line draft. Sure, quarterback Kyler Murray might go No. 1 overall to the Cardinals, but after that the big boys on the D-line will dominate the 2019 draft. There could be as many as six defensive...

Full-time female coach explains how diverse coaching staffs improve team chemistry, morale

Finally, more and more NFL teams are hiring female coaches to full-time positions. Recently, Katie Sowers, an offensive assistant for the San Francisco 49ers, spoke about a few various topics.Sowers talked about these topics on “The Football Girl Podcast”...

Is Jalen Hurd a fit in the 2019 NFL Draft?

With long-term needs at both wide receiver and running back, should the Philadelphia Eagles target or avoid Baylor RB-turned-WR Jalen Hurd?Every year, there are a few players entered for consideration into the NFL Draft that are extremely hard to...

McCarthy denies ‘utterly absurd’ massage accusations

For the second consecutive day, Mike McCarthy and his unceremonious breakup with the Green Bay Packers have been making headlines. On Wednesday, McCarthy detailed to ESPN's Rob...

NFL Draft: Giants to host Washington’s Taylor Rapp, Louisiana Tech’s Jaylon Ferguson for top...

With three of the top 37 picks in the NFL Draft and holes to fill at all levels of the defense, the Giants are casting a wide net for their top 30 prospect visits. Washington safety Taylor...

2019 NFL Mock Draft Redskins Roundup: Post-free agency edition expert picks

It is now April, meaning that the NFL combine and the bulk of free agency have come and gone. It's also draft month, and the Redskins are just a few weeks away from...

AAF suspending operations: Players who could land in NFL

The AAF has suspended its operation (for now), but that doesn’t mean some players didn’t benefit from playing the eight weeks of games....

Over/under picks for all 32 teams

It’s that time of the year: Sportsbooks in Vegas are rolling out their win totals for the 2019 NFL season, and our NFL experts Steven Ruiz and Charles Curtis are here with their picks for all 32 teams. We still...

NFL Draft profile: Clemson IDL Christian Wilkins

Christian Wilkins is yet another member of the Clemson Tigers that should have his name called fairly early in the 2019 NFL Draft from one of the most talented and star-studded defensive lines we have seen in the NCAA...

AAF suspends operations, reportedly raising questions | NFL

The short, strange ride that’s been the Alliance of American Football...

NFL Draft Needs: Chiefs

Evan Silva (@EvanSilva) is Rotoworld's Senior NFL Editor, and Josh Norris (@JoshNorris) is Rotoworld's lead Draft Analyst. Together, they're breaking down every team's biggest needs and offering potential solutions in April’s draft.For a breakdown on every team,...

NFL fans voted, and the Browns are one of 8 division favorites in 2019

The Cleveland Browns haven’t had a winning season since George W. Bush was in office, and they haven’t won the AFC North since the division was created in 2002. The last division title for the Browns was...

QBs Drew Lock, Dwayne Haskins slide in Round 1?

CLOSE The NFL Draft is just weeks away. USA TODAY Sports' Michael Middlehurst-Schwartz looks at five teams with big questions to answer in the first round. USA TODAY SportsIt's only fitting that we...

49ers coach Kyle Shanahan says Jimmy Garoppolo ‘could play now’ | NFL

Kyle Shanahan is happy with Jimmy Garoppolo's rehab. The 49ers quarterback had surgery...

What Bill Belichick ‘passionately’ advocated for at the NFL owners meetings

At the NFL coaches breakfast, Bill Belichick was typically tight-lipped with the media. The Patriots head coach apparently shed that persona for the rest of the owners’ meetings and his fellow coaches appreciated his advocacy efforts. ESPN’s Mike Reiss reports...

Projecting where N’Keal Harry will be selected in NFL Draft

Less than one month separates N’Keal Harry and the 2019 NFL Draft. Where and when will the former ASU football wide receiver be taken?On Wednesday morning, N’Keal Harry made his rounds inside ASU’s Verde Dickey Dome, catching deep balls...

Miami football produces the best wide receiver tandems in NFL history

No college football program has produced better pairs of receivers than Miami football. The top three tandems in NFL history in receiving yardage from college teammates who were selected in the same NFL draft all originate from the Hurricanes.In...

Patriots owner was elephant in room at NFL meetings

CLOSE What I'm Hearing: Will Greenlee of the TC Palm says the clock is ticking for Patriots owner Robert Kraft to make a decision in his prostitution case. USA TODAY SportsPHOENIX — After...

More work to do post-NFL

BOSTON -- With palpable emotion, former University of Georgia and New England Patriots wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell explained his decision to retire from football at age 26.Mitchell had not suited up in a game that counted since playing a...

NFL’s Brandon Copeland shares his best money advice

When it comes to money, NFL player Brandon Copeland is a wealth of information. The New York Jets linebacker has experience flipping houses, runs his own real-estate company with his wife, and teaches a financial-literacy class he...

5 things Bengals owner Mike Brown said at NFL annual meetings

CLOSE Cincinnati Bengals coach Zac Taylor discusses the AFC North and more at NFL annual meetings Fletcher Page, [email protected] – Cincinnati Bengals owner Mike Brown spoke with reporters following league meetings here this week. He...

NFL madness! Sixteen teams to spotlight for the 2019 season

Like every other living, breathing sports fan in America, I absolutely cherish the NCAA tournament. I'm obsessed. To the point where the tourney bleeds into every single aspect of my existence...

2019 NFL free-agency ratings – Most impactful moves for all 32 teams

The 2019 NFL free-agency period contains all sorts of highlights -- or is it lowlights for some teams? -- spanning trades for quarterbacks (Ryan Tannehill), the movement of veteran safeties (Earl Thomas), the addition of top-tier receivers (Antonio Brown)...

NFL draft news, rumors: Giants OC Mike Shula eyes Daniel Jones at Duke Pro...

The latest draft news, notes and rumors target Duke QB Daniel Jones, who posted an impressive performance in front of Giants OC Mike Shula. ...

Buffalo, Rochester chosen as part of NFL 100 “Original Towns” celebration

PHOENIX, AZ (NFL Communications) - Nearly 100 years after the National Football League was born in Canton, Ohio, the NFL is celebrating the 13 communities that were home to the 14 teams of its inaugural season.Eight "Original Towns" outside of...

10 best RB duos in the NFL, ranked

For most NFL franchises, operating an efficient run game is critical for success. While certain teams prefer to rely upon one bell-cow back to move the ball down the field, other...

Buffalo-based New Era becomes official outfitter of NFL Combine

PHOENIX, AZ - The National Football League today announced it has named international sports and lifestyle brand New Era Cap as the official outfitter of the NFL Scouting Combine.Beginning with the 2020 NFL Scouting Combine, New Era will provide all...

NFL Draft Needs: Steelers

Evan Silva (@EvanSilva) is Rotoworld's Senior NFL Editor, and Josh Norris (@JoshNorris) is Rotoworld's lead Draft Analyst. Together, they're breaking down every team's biggest needs and offering potential solutions in April’s draft.For a breakdown on every team,...

KRYK: Given conclusive data on DPI’s impact, NFL must allow reviews

PHOENIX – There’s a good chance pass interference will become reviewable in the NFL this year. Given the number of times the penalty influences games, it should be a no-brainer.We’ll find out one way or the other within the...

Doctors, ex-players push the NFL to change its pot policy

As more states legalize medical marijuna, former NFL players have a message for the league’s top brass: stop punishing players for using cannabis.“This isn't a joke,” Eugene Monroe, former offensive tackle for the Baltimore Ravens, told Yahoo Finance. “This is men's...

5 questions for Jets CEO Christopher Johnson at NFL owners meetings

Ralph Vacchiano | Facebook | Twitter | Archive PHOENIX - Mike Maccagnan's long rebuilding of the Jets should theoretically be complete now. Maybe not completely complete, as in they're ready to make a run to the Super Bowl. But, after...

Robert Kraft, Tyreek Hill cases to dominate NFL owners meetings

It was the offseason that was supposed to curve back into football for the NFL. Free of collusion grievances, protesting controversies fading, ratings recovering and some welcome silence from President Donald Trump.But on the doorstep of the league’s annual...

Low settlement makes it far less likely Kaepernick ever plays in NFL again –...

Getty Images The moment that attorney Mark Geragos said Colin Kaepernick could still play in the NFL even after settling his collusion grievance — and predicted that someone soon would “do the right thing” and sign him — I started...

That congressional intern? He might play in the NFL

Internships can put you in some tight spaces, even if you’re a lineman.Now in its sixth year, the NFL Players Association’s externship program gives football pros a chance to explore other careers during the off season — including in...

How top NFL draft quarterbacks performed at their local Pro Days

Several of the nation’s top NFL draft eligible quarterbacks took another step forward in their evaluation process with the completion of Pro Day workouts. Below is a breakdown of five players whose recent strong showings in front of league...

Tottenham’s new stadium to offer NFL a ‘permanent home’ in London

Brought toyou by the Venue capable of hosting a Super Bowl, says soccer club’s business lead.Posted: March 21 2019By: Steven Impey Getty ImagesEnglish soccer club Tottenham are positioning their newly-built stadium as a “permanent home” for the National Football League (NFL)...

Luke Gifford setting his sights on NFL dream

The Nebraska Football alum is already beginning to gain interest from some teams.One Nebraska football player is getting closer to recognizing his dream of playing in the National Football League. Although he may not be your prototypical star player,...

Grading 2019’s NFL trades: Who won Brown, Beckham swaps?

The free agency period was certainly frenzied, but the biggest blockbusters came in the form of trades, with some of the most notable names in sports (not just football) changing teams...

No Flippin’ Loyalty In NFL Free Agency

Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Clay Matthews (52) rushes in against the Atlanta Falcons during an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018, in Green Bay, Wis. The...

NFL Films flies Patriots flag 

Mount Laurel, New Jersey might technically be located in the Garden State, but make no mistake, it is so close to Philadelphia that the town is firmly in Eagles Country. So, it would make sense if you...

1 Offseason Move Every NFL Team Could Regret | Bleacher Report

0 of 32Ben Margot/Associated PressOn Saturday, we broke down one move each NFL team made that gives room for optimism. Today, the other shoe drops.We will go team-by-team, taking you through some of most questionable moves franchises have made...

49ers Could Pass on Nick Bosa in NFL Draft

Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports Support this writer and shop Amazon Yes, you read that headline correctly. Based on recent moves, the San Francisco 49ers could pass on drafting Nick Bosa with the No. 2 overall pick in the upcoming NFL Draft.Bosa...

Detroit Lions in position to target talent in NFL draft

CLOSE Dave Birkett and Carlos Monarrez break down the Lions' newest free-agent additions, and debate what else they need, March 14, 2019 in Allen Park. Dave Birkett, Detroit Free PressWhen Bob Quinn took...

Richard Sherman Calls Out New Report About The NFL

SANTA CLARA, CA - DECEMBER 16: Richard Sherman #25 of the San Francisco 49ers kneels after an injury to Ahkello Witherspoon #23 during their NFL game against the Seattle Seahawks at Levi's Stadium on December 16, 2018 in Santa...

NFL Draft 2019: 10 players the Giants could target with pick No. 17 acquired...

The Giants bolstered their Draft capital in the trade that sent wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and Olivier Vernon to the Cleveland Browns, acquiring the No. 17 pick this week.Following the trade, the Giants now own three picks...

NFL trade rumors: Vikings’ Stefon Diggs has not been dealt to Redskins | NFL

Stefon Diggs' brother freaked out just about every Vikings fan on...

NFL suspends Kareem Hunt for 8 games over leaked video showing him punching, kicking...

The NFL has suspended Cleveland Browns running back Kareem Hunt for eight games after a video surfaced late last year of him appearing to punch and kick a woman...

DFF to the NFL? Arizona’s Demetrius Flannigan-Fowles impresses scouts at pro day | Arizona...

Like countless others, Demetrius Flannigan-Fowles has dreamed...

6 times NFL teams’ Twitter accounts tried really hard to get you excited this...

NFL free agency is in full swing, with some blockbuster trades sprinkled in to give us an exciting offseason so far. With new faces in new places come announcements and other things via the art of the...

Grading the first wave of NFL free agency

One thought about each NFL team entering the first weekend of the signing/trading season: Broncos: They went the Big Salary Route to fill quarterback (Joe Flacco), No. 2 cornerback (Kareem Jackson) and right tackle (Ja'Wuan James) but the next wave...

NFL free agency: Golden Tate agrees with Giants, as team moves on from Odell...

Wide receiver Golden Tate is staying in the NFC East, reaching an agreement with the New York Giants. (Toni L. Sandys/The Washington Post) ...

2019 NFL free agency takeaways: Thomas, Ravens a perfect fit

It's hard to top a night when Odell Beckham gets traded and Le'Veon Bell heads to New York. The first official day of the NFL's new league year ultimately didn't contain...

NFL free agency: Eagles’ Jay Ajayi visiting Colts? Ronald Darby to the Chiefs? Latest...

The Eagles entered the NFL’s legal tampering period with plenty of money to spend. After making several moves to create salary cap space, the Eagles are expected to be active at the start of the new league year....

NFL free agency grades 2019: How the latest signings and trades rate

It’s the most wonderful time of the year: NFL free agency. We’ve already seen a few blockbuster moves unfold to kick off the new league year, which doesn’t begin until March 13. Antonio Brown was traded, not...