• Mike McCarthy: Aaron Rodgers can play into his 40s

    Sportsnaut "Aaron Rodgers is 33 years old, but Mike McCarthy doesn’t think the Green Bay Packers will need to find a new quarterback any time soon. New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft recently shared (per Mike Reiss, ESPN) that Tom Brady has a stated desire to play “six to seven more years.” Brady will..." March 29

  • Dirk Koetter 'anxious' to hear about Jameis Winston's workouts with Adrian Peterson

    ESPN "The Tampa Bay Buccaneers didn't make a move for Adrian Peterson in free agency, but the All-Pro running back has piqued the interest of head coach Dirk Koetter, thanks to a photo that surfaced on social media Tuesday of quarterback Jameis Winston and Peterson training together. Winston's..." March 29

  • Free agent T.J. McDonald suspended first 8 games of 2017

    Fanrag Sports "Current NFL free agent safety T.J. McDonald has been suspended for the first eight games of the 2017 season, Field Yates of ESPN reports. There is no word on the reason for the suspension. McDonald had taken his first visit of free agency to the Miami Dolphins on Wednesday. Last season,..." March 29

  • CBS wants Tony Romo as potential Phil Simms replacement

    Larry Brown Sports "We knew that Tony Romo was getting some lucrative offers from the broadcasting world, but one report indicates that CBS is looking to him as a possible No. 1 color commentator. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, CBS Sports is interested in the Dallas Cowboys quarterback as a potential..." March 29

  • McCarthy: Martellus Bennett “potentially” NFL’s best TE

    Pro Football Talk "Martellus Bennett and Rob Gronkowski shared a depth chart in New England last season. Based on Wednesday comments, Packers coach Mike McCarthy believes there’s a chance he got the better of the two in free agency. McCarthy spoke glowingly about Bennett at the annual head-coach media..." March 29

  • Jerry Jones has Tony Romo's 'interest at the top of my list' as Cowboys QB mulls future

    USA Today "Tony Romo was nowhere to be seen at the resort where NFL owners gathered this week for a low-intensity round of league meetings. But the quarterback-in-limbo sure had a heavy presence as conduit for buzz. You’d think that Romo would have moved on from the Dallas Cowboys by now. That it hasn’t..." March 29

  • Michael Irvin Says He’s Being Falsely Accused of Rape & Has a Witness to Back Him Up

    Black Sports Online "A woman has accused Michael Irvin of rape, but they have two totally different stories. Meaning one person is lying and whoever that person is needs to go to jail. Here is the accuser’s story. A 27-year-old Florida woman filed a police report, claiming she and the NFL Hall of Famer were out..." March 29

  • Cris Carter: Jay Cutler will eventually get his next head coach fired

    Fox Sports "NFL veteran Jay Cutler has the best resume of any free agent quarterback still on the market, but his former offensive coordinator - current Miami Dolphins head coach Adam Gase - gave Cutler a glowing review to reporters at the NFL owners' meetings. On Wednesday's episode of Undisputed, Hall..." March 29

  • Mike Brown: Adam Jones 'made a fool of himself,' but owner pledges support

    ESPN "Cincinnati Bengals owner Mike Brown is fully in Adam Jones' corner. "He knows full well what he has done to himself," Brown told Bengals.com and the Cincinnati Enquirer at the NFL owners meetings Wednesday. "He regrets it. But it's been made into a public issue, and maybe I am overly tolerant...." March 29

  • Saints to sign Chase Daniel

    Pro Football Talk "Chase Daniel is returning to his roots as a backup to Drew Brees in New Orleans. Daniel, a free agent quarterback who spent his first four seasons as a backup with the Saints, will sign a one-year contract with the team, according to Adam Caplan of ESPN. Daniel originally entered the NFL as..." March 29

  • The Buccaneers just might be the best team in the best division in football in 2017

    CBS Sports "There is a rising, young, confident team in the AFC South, and it isn’t who you think. While the Falcons were a blown 25-point lead away from being the Super Bowl champions last February, there’s another young team a little south of Atlanta who might be poised to take the next step, possibly..." March 29

  • Patriots among teams that have inquired about Richard Sherman

    Sportsnaut "The New England Patriots, already stacked to the brim with talent, are reportedly one of the teams that has expressed interest in potentially adding cornerback Richard Sherman. As reported by Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, they were inquiring before they added Stephon Gilmore. That doesn’t rule..." March 29

  • Panthers trying to acquire No. 2 pick from 49ers

    Sportsnaut "The Carolina Panthers are rumored to be hot on the trail for the No. 2 overall pick, currently owned by the San Francisco 49ers. Matt Barrows of The Sacramento Bee revealed he’s been hearing a lot of “talk/rumor about Carolina (picking at No. 8) trying to obtain 49ers’ No. 2 pick,” though he..." March 29

  • Browns sound willing to give Josh Gordon another chance

    Larry Brown Sports "The Cleveland Browns may be willing to give Josh Gordon yet another chance. Gordon was suspended indefinitely last year after what was described as a “slip-up,” but he recently applied for reinstatement. Despite a recent report claiming it is doubtful the Browns will welcome Gordon back,..." March 29

  • Dan Quinn talked to Steve Kerr, Terry Francona, R.C. Buford after tough Super Bowl loss

    ESPN "The club isn't one Atlanta Falcons coach Dan Quinn wanted to join. However, he knew the other members -- and it has helped him advance past a devastating loss in the Super Bowl. Shortly after the Falcons blew a 25-point lead in losing Super Bowl LI to New England, Quinn received a text from..." March 29

  • Pete Carroll: Marshawn Lynch ‘somewhat entertaining’ thought of return

    Larry Brown Sports "Pete Carroll doesn’t know a lot more about Marshawn Lynch’s thought process than the rest of us do. The Seattle Seahawks coach said Wednesday that Lynch is “somewhat entertaining” a return, but he doesn’t know much more about his thinking and the running back has not asked to be..." March 29

  • NFL concussion settlement takes nasty turn

    ESPN "The $1 billion NFL concussion settlement -- nearly six years in the making yet still to deliver a penny to former players and their families for brain injuries stemming from football -- is revealing the underbelly of the legal system to former players and their families. As they finally close..." March 29

  • Ron Rivera: Cam Newton must ‘rebuild his confidence,’ ‘was shook’ in 2016

    Sportsnaut "Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera didn’t sugarcoat the misery that was Cam Newton’s 2016 campaign speaking to reporters on Wednesday. “He’s gonna have to rebuild his confidence. I mean he was shook. Let’s be honest. I’m not going to lie about that,” Rivera said at the Annual League..." March 29

  • Vikings' Mike Zimmer has 'no idea' if Teddy Bridgewater will play in 2017

    CBS Sports "Teddy Bridgewater suffered a serious non-contact knee injury last August, so serious that there were concerns in the weeks and months that followed as to whether the Vikings’ former first-round pick would be ready for the 2017 season. On Wednesday, Vikings coach Mike Zimmer offered this update..." March 29

  • Andre Ellington will move to wide receiver for Cardinals

    ESPN "Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians said Andre Ellington will be a wide receiver next season and compete for playing time there, instead of running back. Ellington, 28, was the Cardinals' leading rusher in 2014, when he ran for 660 yards and three touchdowns. But the 5-foot-9, 199-pound..." March 29

  • Sean Payton: Saints Won’t Sign Malcolm Butler To Offer Sheet

    CBS Boston "The once-hot story of Malcolm Butler’s restricted free agency has cooled off significantly in recent weeks. And now it might get even cooler. Speaking with reporters at the NFL league meeting on Wednesday morning, Saints head coach Sean Payton said that the team won’t be signing Butler to an..." March 29

  • Vikings’ safety Harrison Smith has ankle surgery

    Fanrag Sports "Minnesota Vikings’ safety Harrison Smith had a high ankle sprain. According to reports, he just had surgery on it to repair it for the 2017 season. Last year, the Vikings made Smith the highest-paid safety in the NFL. He’s fallen to third since then, but he is still clearly a critical part of..." March 29

  • Bill O’Brien: We’ve discussed Colin Kaepernick, he’s a good football player

    Pro Football Talk "Texans coach Bill O’Brien said this week that he’s excited to work with quarterback Tom Savage this season, although owner Bob McNair admitted what many assumed when he said that the team would be looking to add a quarterback to the roster following the trade of Brock Osweiler. Many believe the..." March 29

  • Hue Jackson wants Corey Coleman to seize role of No. 1 receiver in 2017

    ESPN "The Browns are hoping/expecting/counting on Corey Coleman to make a big jump in his second season. The departure of Terrelle Pryor to Washington in free agency demands Coleman to take on the role of No. 1 receiver in his second season. “He’s got to go do it now, because he’s now seen as the ‘the..." March 29

  • Any NFL-imposed betting ban on the Las Vegas Raiders would be a slap in the face

    Covers.com "For the longest time, the NFL has carried an antiquated public stance on sports betting. Yet at league meetings Monday morning in Phoenix, team owners voted 31-1 in favor of the Raiders moving from Oakland to Las Vegas. The team’s first season here is expected to be in 2020. That move to the..." March 29

  • Report: Former Bears’ QB Jay Cutler may be ready to retire

    Fanrag Sports "According to some reports, former Bears’ and Broncos’ QB Jay Cutler may be done with the NFL. He’s technically still a free agent after the Bears decided to move on to Mike Glennon, but he appears to be looking for a starting gig and substantial money. If he doesn’t get it, he could just..." March 29

  • Could Browns' Josh Gordon hit the open market?

    Newark Star-Ledger "Here's a rumor that could change the entire complexion of the NFL offseason. According to Dan Graziano of ESPN, the Cleveland Browns could trade or outright release troubled wide receiver Josh Gordon if the NFL reinstates him in the coming months. Gordon began the process of applying for..." March 29

  • Report: Michael Irvin being investigated for alleged sexual assault

    Larry Brown Sports "Hall of Famer Michael Irvin is being investigated for sexual assault, according to a report, though he denies the accusations. TMZ Sports reports that Irvin was out at a bar with a woman who went back to his hotel room at the W hotel in Ft. Lauderdale on March 21. She says she felt sick and the..." March 29

  • Bruce Allen: Redskins committed to Cousins contract

    NFL.com "After a month filled with uncommon franchise-tag intrigue and relentless trade rumors, the Washington Redskins are presenting a unified front in their renewed commitment to Kirk Cousins. In a Tuesday interview with 980-AM in Washington, team president Bruce Allen emphasized that the..." March 29

  • Mexico City stopover for Raiders would take jilted Oakland fans off the hook

    Sporting News "The NFL doesn't need any help digging into people's pockets. It also does not deserve suggestions that bail it out of the messes it creates for itself. So consider this a gift. If the league has to weasel out of its two-year minimum stay in Oakland before the Extortion Palace of Las Vegas..." March 29

  • Chargers need to draft a young QB according to head coach Anthony Lynn

    Sportsnaut "In his first offseason as the Los Angeles Chargers’ head coach, Anthony Lynn surely isn’t mincing words. He knows exactly what his quarterback situation looks like and wants to change the dynamic a bit. According to the team’s official website, Lynn and the Chargers are looking to add a young..." March 29

  • Chris Long Signs Two-Year Contract With Eagles After One Season With Patriots

    NESN "The Philadelphia Eagles announced Tuesday they have signed defensive end Chris Long to a two-year contract. Chris Long has found a new home. The former New England Patriots defensive end on Tuesday agreed to terms on a contract with the Philadelphia Eagles, a source told NFL Media’s Mike..." March 29

  • Roger Goodell still doesn’t like gambling, but can live with Las Vegas

    Pro Football Talk "Roger Goodell still doesn’t like gambling. And don’t even get him started on brothels. But neither of those things kept him from jumping in the sack with Las Vegas this week, as the NFL casually voted to put the Raiders in Sin City. The commissioner said Tuesday night as he wrapped up the..." March 29

  • Giants: ‘Never Say Never’ When It Comes To Signing Adrian Peterson (Report)

    Big Blue Unbiased "According to multiple sources, New York Giants head coach Ben McAdoo said “never say never” when it comes to the team potentially signing free agent running back Adrian Peterson. McAdoo uttered this at Tuesday’s NFL league meets in Phoenix, Arizona. The topic of Peterson and the Giants first..." March 29

  • Roger Goodell planning to attend NFL season opener at Gillette Stadium

    ESPN "NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Tuesday that he plans to attend the opening game of the 2017 season, which means he'll likely be making his first appearance at the New England Patriots' home stadium since Deflategate and the league's legal fight to uphold a four-game suspension of quarterback..." March 29

  • Oakland Coliseum stadium authority doesn't want Raiders to return in 2019

    USA Today "The landlord of the Oakland Coliseum has been losing money on Raiders games and might force the team out of its current facility before its new, $1.9 billion Las Vegas stadium is ready in 2020. Contractually, the Raiders only have options to stay at the Coliseum for the 2017 and 2018 seasons...." March 29

  • Report: Saints have no interest in signing Johnny Manziel

    Fanrag Sports "New Orleans Saints’ head coach Sean Payton recently met up with former Browns’ quarterback Johnny Manziel, and the two apparently ate breakfast and talked about getting “Johnny Football” back into the league. That’s about as far as the process will go, as Jason Cole of Bleacher Report noted that..." March 29

  • Jerry Jones: Training camp is deadline for Cowboys' Tony Romo decision

    USA Today "The Dallas Cowboys might not be any closer to a resolution on Tony Romo's future, but owner Jerry Jones provided some insight on the franchise's timeline for a next move with the quarterback. Jones said at the NFL meetings Tuesday that he would like to have a decision made "before training..." March 29

  • San Antonio Possible Temporary Home For Raiders Before Moving To Las Vegas?

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Vincent Bonsignore of the Los Angeles Daily News, San Antonio could serve as a temporary home for the Raiders, depending on how things go in Oakland this season. Bonsignore says that it’s possible the Raiders could have a one-year stay in San Antonio for the 2018-2019 season before..." March 28

  • Demaryius Thomas gets challenged by new Broncos coach Vance Joseph

    USA Today "Demaryius Thomas has been put on notice. “I want 88 to be a dominant player all the time,” new Denver Broncos coach Vance Joseph said Tuesday, during the AFC coaches breakfast session. “I don’t want him to ease into games. I want him to be a guy to step out. It’s time.” There’s little..." March 28

  • Giants coach on Adrian Peterson: “Never say never”

    Pro Football Talk "The Giants were one of the first teams Adrian Peterson started flirting with, even before the Vikings let him go. And it appears there’s at least some interest on their part. Giants coach Ben McAdoo was asked specifically Tuesday whether they’d have interest in adding the 32-year-old running..." March 28

  • Seahawks GM stomps Marshawn Lynch rumors

    Sportsnaut "A nice portion of top news in the NFL has recently surrounded retired running back Marshawn Lynch. It all started when Lynch was reportedly spotted wearing Oakland Raiders gear while supposedly requesting a release from the Seattle Seahawks. Since, several conflicting reports have surfaced as..." March 28

  • Browns apparently hate their uniforms, reportedly considering wild helmet change

    CBS Sports "Whoever was in charge of designing the Browns’ uniforms might not have a job for long, because apparently, the team already hates their new look. Less than two years after unveiling a completely new uniform, the Browns are already looking to start over from scratch with a new redesign. At..." March 28

  • NFL: Concussions dropped by around 10 percent

    Fanrag Sports "According to the NFL, concussions dropped in 2016, falling by around 10 percent. That would make it appear that the strict concussion protocol has been working. Since the lawsuit, the NFL has been working to cut back on concussions. They originally rose with the new protocol, but the NFL..." March 28

  • Report: Idea Colin Kaepernick seeking $9-10 million ‘completely false’

    Sportsnaut "Among the many reports swirling around Colin Kaepernick is the idea he wants $9-10 million per year, but that is apparently way off base. At least, that’s what Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk is reporting. “The source said it’s ‘completely false’ to suggest that Kaepernick has requested $9..." March 28

  • Hue Jackson: Browns will not trade No. 1 overall pick

    Sporting News "Hue Jackson didn't tip his hand as to whom the Browns might select at the top of next month's NFL Draft. But he made one thing certain Tuesday — it will still be the Browns holding the No. 1 overall pick. When asked at the NFL owners meetings in Phoenix if the Browns would consider trading the..." March 28

  • Tony Romo reportedly taking Cowboys saga 'very personally,' not a fan of 'Team Dak'

    CBS Sports "Things are pretty quiet with the Cowboys right now, but there appears to be a lot of simmering emotions underneath the surface as it pertains to how Dallas is going to handle the Tony Romo situation. Jerry Jones and Romo supposedly have a wink-wink understanding about his future, but if that’s..." March 28

  • Del Rio: Raiders 'diehards' should keep homefield advantage in Oakland

    CSN Bay Area "Jack Del Rio is an East Bay guy. The Castro Valley native and Hayward High product went to Raiders games as a child, and knows too well how loud Oakland Coliseum crowds can be. He helped create that home-field advantage decades ago, and appreciates it now as Raiders head coach. The Black Hole..." March 28

  • John Harbaugh in favor of reunion with Anquan Boldin

    NFL.com "After their teams squared off in the Super Bowl four years ago, John Harbaugh's Ravens traded postseason hero Anquan Boldin to Jim Harbaugh's 49ers. Now John is open to bringing Boldin back to Baltimore. "I know he loved it in Baltimore, and I loved him in Baltimore," Harbaugh said Tuesday,..." March 28

  • Raiders-themed brothel to coincide with Vegas move, include team specials

    USA Today "With the Raiders officially moving to Las Vegas in the next few years, one businessman wants to make the team feel welcome. REALLY welcome… Shortly after the Raiders' move was approved by NFL owners on Monday, Nevada brothel owner Dennis Hof announced in a statement to the Las Vegas Sun that he..." March 28