• Dallas Cowboys cornerback Nolan Carroll charged with DWI

    Dallas Morning News "Dallas Cowboys cornerback Nolan Carroll was arrested early Monday in Uptown on a DWI charge. A Dallas police officer pulled Carroll over about 2:15 a.m. for a traffic violation in the 2200 block of McKinney Avenue, near North Pearl Street, police said. He was arrested on suspicion of..." May 30

  • Seahawks Have “Real” Interest In Colin Kaepernick, But Nothing Imminent Right Now

    NFL Trade Rumors "Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that while the Seahawks are preparing for the start of OTAs on Tuesday, there’s currently nothing imminent between Seattle and free agent QB Colin Kaepernick. Rapoport does add that the Seahawks have “real” interest in Kaepernick, but there’s apparently no deal..." May 30

  • Dolphins Not Interested In Orlando Franklin

    Pro Football Rumors "Orlando Franklin is searching for a third team after the Chargers cut him earlier this month. Guard has been a position the Dolphins have struggled to fill over the past few seasons, and after they moved Laremy Tunsil to his natural left tackle spot, they seemingly could be interested in more..." May 30

  • Giants received 'a lot' of letters on Colin Kaepernick's anthem protest

    USA Today "John Mara said he received more letters from fans about the national anthem protest started by Colin Kaepernick on the opposite coast than "any other issue" the New York Giants co-owner has encountered. “All my years being in the league, I never received more emotional mail from people than I..." May 29

  • Jerry Jones says he knows what millennials want because the Cowboys have it

    CBS Sports "Cowboys owner Jerry Jones thinks highly of his team. In an interview with Cheddar last week, Jones credited quarterback Dak Prescott and running back Ezekiel Elliott for getting thousands of millennials into the NFL and the Cowboys. By the sound of it, Jones has figured out the million-dollar..." May 29

  • Torrey Smith responds to Giants owner saying fans wouldn’t want Colin Kaepernick

    Sportsnaut "Colin Kaepernick was in the news once again on Memorial Day after New York Giants co-owner John Mara said signing the quarterback would upset fans. No doubt he’s right. Many fans despise the former San Francisco 49ers signal caller for protesting the national anthem last year. That said, it’s..." May 29

  • Cowboys keeping Tony Romo's number, locker open for now

    ESPN "At some point the Cowboys will honor Tony Romo, but it might have to wait until the quarterback officially decides to retire. Or at least go through his first season with CBS. But they have honored him in an indirect way so far. Nobody is wearing No. 9 on the current roster and unless they had a..." May 29

  • How much contact is too much contact at OTAs?

    Pro Football Talk "Offseason workouts consist of football players on a football field having football practice with a football present. Coupled with the fact that up to 90 players are trying to both keep their current jobs and ascend to the final 53-man roster, contact during these practices is inevitable. So how..." May 29

  • NFL’s 10 most underrated players

    Yardbarker "It’s hard to prove someone is overrated or underrated because perception isn’t something you can totally quantify. But I do spend an unhealthy amount of time consuming NFL Twitter, reading NFL analysis and watching NFL games. I know who’s getting love and who’s getting hate. And I know that in..." May 29

  • Until all Seahawks put Super Bowl 49 behind them, winning another likely out of reach

    Tacoma News Tribune "he most intriguing story of the NFL’s offseason figured to hinge on the aftermath of a catastrophic Super Bowl defeat. How would the losers regroup? For that matter, could they regroup? The Lombardi Trophy was there for the taking, attainable with common-sense play calling. The Atlanta..." May 29

  • Kirk Cousins on Terrelle Pryor: He’s a joy to work with

    CBS Washington "“He came out [and] literally looked like a Transformer; that’s a tall boy.” That was the first impression Washington Redskins safety Will Blackmon had of his future teammate when the two met in Week 4 last season. Pryor joined the Redskins as a free agent this offseason, tasked with replacing..." May 29

  • NFLPA’s advice at the Rookie Premiere? Be like Gronk

    Boston Globe "The NFL Players Association convened 40 of the league’s most recognizable rookies to deliver an important message before sending them out into the world as professional athletes: Be like Gronk. No, they don’t have to be beer-swilling, hip-shaking frat boys like Rob Gronkowski in order to..." May 29

  • Only 67 unsigned draft picks remain

    Pro Football Talk "A month ago today, the draft ended. As of three days ago, more than 70 percent of all draft picks had agreed to terms. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, 176 of 253 selections had submitted signed contracts to the NFL through Friday morning. Coupled with the news that six Raiders..." May 29

  • Roberto Aguayo in danger of losing kicker job with Bucs

    Larry Brown Sports "Roberto Aguayo could be in danger of losing his job as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ placekicker a year after the team moved up in the draft to select the kicker in the second round. Not only did the Bucs sign Nick Folk for $750,000 guaranteed to bring some competition at the position, but The..." May 29

  • Martellus Bennett making it a priority to get to know Aaron Rodgers

    Wisconsin State Journal "Martellus Bennett clearly is one smart dude. This is obvious not because he was able to rattle off a list of must-reads from his library — a list that includes, but is not limited to, Douglas Adams’ “The Hitchhikers’ Guide to the Galaxy” and “The Restaurant at the End of the Universe,” Paulo..." May 29

  • Return to football now real for David Quessenberry

    Pro Football Talk "For three years, David Quessenberry fought cancer. Now when he lines up on the field, he has to see two of the best defensive players in football, a very different challenge. The Texans offensive lineman told Peter King of TheMMQB.com that a recent glance across the line at teammates J.J...." May 29

  • Ten NFL rookies who are diamonds in the rough

    Yardbarker "Despite the shimmer and shine the top-drafted NFL rookies exude every year, it’s well known some of the league’s best players are diamonds in the rough. Overlooked in the first rounds of the draft for various reasons, there are plenty who fit that mold heading into 2017. For the purposes of..." May 29

  • 10 NFL players looking to bounce back in 2017

    Larry Brown Sports "Every year, some NFL superstars unexpectedly experience a down season. For some, the lack of production is due to injuries. For others, the disappointing year could be attributed to anything from a new coach to a new system or a new team. Most players bounces back, though a handful don’t. And..." May 29

  • How will Dak Prescott's playbook change in Year 2?

    Sports Day "When Dak Prescott joined the Cowboys, his transition wasn't all smooth sailing. He didn't simply know what to do and how to do it. Cowboys quarterback coach Wade Wilson needed to help the rookie whose "feet were kind of crazy and goofed up a little bit" when he arrived in Dallas from Starkville,..." May 29

  • Touchdown-dance king Fauria attempting NFL comeback

    Sporting News "A tight end who performed some of the NFL’s most creative end-zone celebrations says he has a “grocery list” of new ones ready to go. Joseph Fauria is now hoping for the opportunity to put them on display. Fauria told co-host Geoff Schwartz and me Saturday on SiriusXM NFL Radio that he is..." May 29

  • Jay Cutler and Kristin Cavallari list Lake Forest mansion for $4.75 million

    Chicago Tribune "Retired Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler and his actress and reality TV star-turned-accessories-designer wife, Kristin Cavallari, on Saturday placed their seven-bedroom, 11,000-square-foot mansion in Lake Forest on the market for $4.75 million. Cutler, 34, was released by the Bears in March..." May 29

  • Isaiah Crowell: 'I feel like we're going to shock the world'

    USA Today "Cleveland Browns running back Isaiah Crowell hosted his third annual football camp for kids in his hometown of Columbus, Georgia this week. As part of his return to Georgia, “Crow” met with the local media to talk about his career thus far, but also where it is headed. Crowell definitely..." May 29

  • John Mara says signing Colin Kaepernick would lead to fan backlash

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL party line, as articulated by Commissioner Roger Goodell, is that Colin Kaepernick’s unemployment is football related, Giants owner John Mara has acknowledged off-field concerns contributing as well. Mara told Jenny Vrentas of TheMMQB.com that the Giants didn’t discuss signing..." May 29

  • Cowboys Not Interested In Darrelle Revis

    Pro Football Rumors "The Cowboys are not interested in free agent cornerback Darrelle Revis, team sources tell Todd Archer of ESPN.com. Dallas’ secondary depth was depleted during the free agent period, as cornerbacks Morris Claiborne and Brandon Carr, plus safeties Barry Church and J.J. Wilcox, all signed with..." May 28

  • Vick clarifies he hasn't talked to Falcons about 1-day retirement contract

    Bleacher Report "Former NFL quarterback Michael Vick clarified to Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com on Sunday that he has not yet spoken to the Atlanta Falcons organization about his desire to sign a one-day contract and retire with the team. On Friday, he revealed his desire to retire with the team during an..." May 28

  • Colin Kaepernick To Seahawks “Likely To Happen?”

    Pro Football Rumors "The Seahawks became the first team to meet with Colin Kaepernick this offseason about a potential roster spot, and the latest coming out of the league is pointing the former 49ers starter to the Pacific Northwest. Many around the NFL expect this union to commence, with ESPN.com’s Jeremy Fowler..." May 28

  • Danny Amendola reportedly on roster bubble with Patriots

    Larry Brown Sports "Danny Amendola recently agreed to take a pay cut with the New England Patriots for a third straight year, but that does not make him a lock to make the 53-man roster. With the Patriots having signed veteran wide receiver Andrew Hawkins last week, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com speculates the battle for..." May 28

  • Despite impending move, Raiders sell out season tickets

    San Francisco Chronicle "The Oakland Raiders’ impending move to Las Vegas may not sit well with local officials, but the fans don’t seem to be holding it against them — season tickets for the 2017 campaign have sold out. Fans’ stampede to shell out for a lame-duck team comes as Raiders owner Mark Davis is hinting he’ll..." May 28

  • If Odell Beckham wants to be more Jerry Rice than Terrell Owens, he needs to ditch the diva

    New York Daily News "It’s much better for Odell Beckham Jr. to be compared to Jerry Rice than Terrell Owens. Beckham is off to a faster start than Rice in his first three years, but that’s overshadowed by already joining T.O. in the Diva Hall of Fame. Wide receiver is the diva/prima donna position in the NFL...." May 28

  • When will DeShone Kizer make his debut as Browns’ starter?

    Pro Football Talk "After the Browns made quarterback DeShone Kizer a second-round pick last month, the ESPN draft crew unanimously agreed that Kizer wouldn’t play as a rookie. They apparently had forgotten that it was the Browns who had drafted him. Kizer joins a franchise that has been struggling to find a..." May 28

  • Mike Zimmer won’t retire even right eye goes blind

    Sportsnaut "Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer recently underwent surgery No. 8 on his right eye, but no matter what happens going forward he said he won’t retire. Even if he ends up going completely blind in that eye. Zimmer suffered a detached retina last year, requiring emergency surgery. His..." May 28

  • Bucs kicker Nick Folk focused on own performance, not competition

    Tampa Bay Times "Nick Folk, an incumbent for most of his career as an NFL kicker, finds himself the challenger with the Bucs, setting up one of the team's most interesting position battles in the fall. "The way I look at it is if I take care of my business, whatever happens is going to happen," said Folk, 32,..." May 28

  • Don’t bet against Adrian Peterson’s comeback with Saints

    USA Today "Let Sean Payton tell you what he thinks he needs to give to Adrian Peterson, whose fresh start with the New Orleans Saints is wrapped with the purpose of proving that he is far from washed up. “Creativity is important,” Payton told USA TODAY Sports over the weekend. “I think the players want to..." May 28

  • Jets' Morris Claiborne: 'I can be the No. 1 corner in this league if I'm healthy'

    CBS Sports "In a time of year filled with hyperbole, Morris Claiborne might've just taken the throne for himself. Claiborne, who left the Cowboys this offseason to sign a one-year deal with the Jets, told the New York Post at OTAs this week that he can be the best cornerback in the entire NFL as long as..." May 28

  • Would the Detroit Lions sign Colin Kaepernick? Not right now, Jim Caldwell says

    Detroit Free Press "Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell was unequivocal about his interest in free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick. “No,” he said, “we have the guys that we want at this point in time.” Those comments came moments before the Lions opened organized team activities practice to reporters for the..." May 28

  • John Harbaugh pushed for new touchdown celebration rules

    ESPN "Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh doesn't just like the NFL's new celebration rules. He actually pushed for them at the league meetings in March. On Thursday, Harbaugh said he and Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett made a strong case for the league to allow players to use the ball as a..." May 28

  • Michael Irvin Claims Rape Kit Came Back Negative ... Cops Won't Confirm

    TMZ "Michael Irvin says his legal team has been informed the rape kit in his sexual assault investigation has come back negative ... though officials would not confirm or deny when contacted by TMZ Sports. As we previously reported, the NFL Hall of Famer is being investigated for allegedly drugging..." May 28

  • Tom Brady seeking a trademark for . . . TB12 bedsheets?

    Boston Globe "TB12 bedsheets? TB12 pre-packaged meals? TB12 orthotic inserts? Those are just a few of the products that Patriots quarterback Tom Brady wants to trademark, according to applications on file with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The 39-year-old QB, whose off-the-field..." May 28

  • Did Spike Lee just break news that Colin Kaepernick signed with the Seahawks?

    Fanrag Sports "Spike Lee and Colin Kaepernick are hanging out this weekend, and Lee took to Instagram to thank Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll for the “signing” of Kaepernick. Remember: Kaepernick has not officially been signed yet." May 27

  • Michael Vick plans to sign a one-day contract, retire as a Falcon

    Pro Football Talk "It’s been a decade since Michael Vick went from a Falcons superstar to a convicted felon, and after his release from prison he’s been an Eagle, a Jet and a Steeler. But he’ll be remembered for his greatness in Atlanta, and that’s where he wants his career to come to an official end. Vick told..." May 27

  • Odell Beckham Jr. appears to take shot at Ben McAdoo

    Yardbarker "New York Giants head coach Ben McAdoo made it pretty clear that he is bothered by Odell Beckham Jr. not showing up to organized team activities, and the star wide receiver seems bothered that his coach is bothered. When asked on Thursday about Beckham being absent from the voluntary workouts,..." May 27

  • Odell Beckham’s new ‘mentor’ another enabler he doesn’t need

    New York Post "Meet Odell Beckham Jr.’s latest enabler: Cris Carter. The Hall of Fame receiver, who’s serving as a personal trainer and mentor to Beckham, joins a growing list of enablers to the Giants’ temperamental and sometimes undependable star receiver that already includes the Giants front office,..." May 27

  • Richard Sherman trade doesn't make much sense for the Cowboys

    CBS Sports "Richard Sherman, one of the league's best cornerbacks playing on one of the league's best teams, reportedly told friends that he had allowed himself to imagine playing for the Cowboys or the Patriots after he became frustrated that Seattle's punchless offense was keeping the team from winning..." May 27

  • OBJ drops a hint as to his mindset, otherwise remains silent

    Pro Football Talk "Let me begin by saying this: Odell Beckham Jr. has every right to not show up for voluntary workouts. The problem at this point isn’t his absence but his failure to provide any explanation for it. Often, players stay away in order to exert leverage, with the goal of getting a new contract...." May 27

  • Josh McCown the ‘heavy favorite’ to be Jets’ starting QB?

    Larry Brown Sports "New York Jets head coach Todd Bowles has said the team will hold an open competition at the quarterback position in training camp, but Josh McCown likely has the upper hand early on. ESPN’s Rich Cimini speculates that McCown, Christian Hackenberg and Bryce Petty will all get an equal amount of..." May 27

  • Roger Goodell to speak at Rams event, tickets start at $550

    Sportsnaut "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell will join broadcaster Al Michaels to speak at the annual Los Angeles Rams All-Access event at the Coliseum in June. This gives fans an opportunity to take photos with and chat up current and former members of the Rams. It’s also going to cost a pretty..." May 27

  • History says trading up for a first-round quarterback is generally a terrible idea

    CBS Sports "Almost every year, teams desperate for quarterbacks talk themselves into trading up in the draft to get the guy they're suddenly convinced can right a listless franchise. It almost never (ever, ever) works, and teams that find themselves picking early in one draft after the next seem slow to learn..." May 27

  • Cris Carter defends Odell Beckham, says WR had ‘anxiety’ in playoffs

    New York Daily News "Cris Carter, the Pro Football Hall of Fame receiver, trash talked Odell Beckham Jr., the missing Giants superstar, for much of the two hours they worked together this week at BrickCrossFit Los Angeles in West Hollywood. The plan is for Carter to concentrate on OBJ psychologically as well as..." May 27

  • Add Jon Gruden to list of experts who love Patrick Mahomes’ fit with Chiefs

    Kansas City Star "Back when he was a NFL coach, Jon Gruden was the definition of a grinder. He would arrive at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ football facility in the wee hours of the morning, pecking away at his computer and breaking down tape. It was the only way he knew how to do his job, and he worked at a..." May 27

  • Jackson spending extra time with Kizer as Browns' search for franchise QB continues

    CBS Sports "A year ago, Hue Jackson was trying to talk himself into Robert Griffin III as the Browns' quarterback. After an injury-plagued season, Griffin was released this offseason and the process of finding a franchise QB began again. Cody Kessler, the 2016 third-round pick who started eight games as a..." May 27