• Browns Got Their QB By Drafting Mayfield With The No. 1 Pick

    Uproxx "There was plenty of intrigue surrounding who the Cleveland Browns would take atop the 2018 NFL Draft. Would they go with the strong arm of Josh Allen? The pinpoint accuracy and unparalleled swagger of Baker Mayfield? The undeniable coolness and ridiculous upside of Sam Darnold? The all-around..." April 27

  • Giants select RB Saquon Barkley with No. 2 pick

    NFL.com "The New York Giants made it clear before the offseason even started they wanted to build around Eli Manning, not replace the 37-year-old quarterback. That's where Saquon Barkley comes in. The Giants selected the Penn State running back with the No. 2 overall pick Thursday, passing up the..." April 27

  • Steelers trade Martavis Bryant to Raiders for 3rd-rounder

    The Score "The Pittsburgh Steelers sent wide receiver Martavis Bryant to the Oakland Raiders for the No. 79 overall pick (third round) in the 2018 NFL Draft, the team announced Thursday. The Steelers originally said the trade was for the No. 75 pick. The troubled receiver attempted to force his way out of..." April 27

  • Ravens Trade Up For Louisville QB Lamar Jackson

    NFL Trade Rumors "Here’s the break down for the Ravens trade with the Eagles to select Louisville QB Lamar Jackson. Ravens Louisville QB Lamar Jackson, No. 32 overall pick No. 131 overall pick (fifth-round.) Eagles No. 52 overall pick (second-round). No. 125 overall pick (fourth-round). 2019..." April 27

  • Jets have quarterback of future: Draft Sam Darnold at No. 3

    New York Post "It turns out the Jets did not have to “Suck for Sam” to land USC quarterback Sam Darnold after all. Gang Green selected Darnold with the No. 3-overall pick on Thursday night, a slight surprise because Darnold had been projected to go No. 1 by many people for the past month. That changed in..." April 27

  • Josh Rosen 'pissed' he fell to Cardinals at 10th pick: 'There were nine mistakes ahead of me'

    ESPN "The longer Josh Rosen waited in the green room inside AT&T Stadium on Thursday night, the more mad -- and more motivated -- he became. After being selected by the Arizona Cardinals with the 10th overall pick Thursday night in the NFL draft, Rosen told reporters that he was "pissed" and "really..." April 27

  • Saints Trade up With Packers to Select Marcus Davenport With No. 14 Pick

    12 Up "ANOTHER ONE!! That's three trades so far after the Bills and Cardinals moved up to select their hopeful franchise quarterbacks. Now it's the New Orleans Saints' turn. The Saints moved up from No. 27 to No. 14 in a big trade with the Green Bay Packers. Here's what they gave up. " April 27

  • Josh Allen: Bills 'trusted me' when I admitted mistakes

    NFL.com "At the tail-end of a day when the conversation surrounding Josh Allen fixated on how far he would fall, the Buffalo Bills made sure that the polarizing Wyoming prospect didn't drop too far from their grasp. The Bills traded two second-round picks to move up to Tampa Bay's seventh slot to select..." April 27

  • Patriots select Georgia OL Isaiah Wynn, RB Sony Michel

    Boston Herald "Lamar Jackson was there for the taking, but the Patriots passed on the Louisville quarterback for Georgia offensive linaman Isaiah Wynn with the No. 23 pick in Thursday night's NFL Draft. They passed on Jackson again when their next pick came up at No. 31, instead selecting Wynn's Georgia..." April 27

  • Steve Smith on NFL Draft pick D.J. Moore: Panthers haven't replaced me 'until today'

    CBS Sports "The Panthers took Maryland wide receiver D.J. Moore with the 24th pick in the NFL Draft, which is a match made in heaven, because former Panthers receiver Steve Smith had been singing his praises all night. He said that Moore had a Ph.D. in route running, he called Moore his spirit animal, he..." April 27

  • Teddy Bridgewater’s roster spot with Jets in jeopardy

    Larry Brown Sports "Teddy Bridgewater’s roster spot with the New York Jets is in jeopardy following the team’s selection of Sam Darnold with the No. 3 overall pick in the draft. The Jets have a crowded quarterback room that now includes incumbent starter Josh McCown, Bryce Petty and Christian Hackenberg in..." April 27

  • Cowboys prioritize defense over WR by taking Leighton Vander Esch in NFL draft

    USA Today "The Dallas Cowboys released Dez Bryant and need a wide receiver to replace him. With their first selection Thursday night in the first round of the NFL draft at No. 19, however, Dallas went the defensive-route, picking Boise State linebacker Leighton Vander Esch. The Cowboys fans watching at..." April 27

  • Amazon renews Thursday NFL streaming package in deal reportedly worth $130 million

    CBS Sports "After watching its quarterly profits double in its latest earnings announcement, it looks like Amazon has decided to use some of that extra money to acquire the NFL's Thursday night streaming rights in a deal that didn't come cheap for the online behemoth. The NFL and Amazon announced on..." April 27

  • Browns will reportedly trade fourth overall pick

    Yardbarker "The Cleveland Browns enter Thursday’s NFL Draft with the first and fourth selections in the first round. While the team is expected to go quarterback with the initial pick, there’s been buzz that Cleveland might look to move the fourth selection. This makes some sense given that the draft is..." April 26

  • Giants Could Still Trade No. 2 Pick

    Pro Football Rumors "A trade of the No. 2 pick is still a possibility for the Giants, sources tell Jordan Raanan of ESPN.com (on Twitter). If they keep the No. 2 pick, Penn State running back Saquon Barkley and NC State defensive end Bradley Chubb are viewed as the favorites to be selected. However, the potential..." April 26

  • John Dorsey peer on Baker Mayfield rumor: ‘I know that’s false’

    Sportsnaut "In the two days leading up to the 2018 NFL Draft, suddenly there’s a ton of buzz that John Dorsey and the Cleveland Browns will select Baker Mayfield atop the draft. At least one of Dorsey’s peers, a fellow general manager who’s known Dorsey well, per Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, isn’t buying the..." April 26

  • Arizona believed to no longer be looking to trade up

    Pro Football Talk "For a while, the Cardinals were looking to trade up from No. 15, presumably to get a quarterback. With the draft three hours away, the current thinking is that the Cardinals won’t be making a move. Of course, that is always subject to change. Once a pick is on the clock, there’s a tendency to..." April 26

  • Roger Goodell will have human boo shields on Thursday night

    ESPN "Commissioner Roger Goodell will have some company when he walks to the front of the stage Thursday night to start the NFL draft at AT&T Stadium -- the home of the Dallas Cowboys. Booed in the past when taking the stage, Goodell is expected to be flanked by some Cowboys greats -- Hall of Fame..." April 26

  • Report: Browns see ‘no comparison’ between Baker Mayfield and Johnny Manziel

    Larry Brown Sports "Whether fair or unfair, Baker Mayfield has draw plenty of comparisons to Johnny Manziel heading into the NFL Draft. Many of the people who feel the two players are similar wonder why the Cleveland Browns would ever take the risk again, but the team apparently is not concerned at all. With..." April 26

  • Report: Browns GM decided on top pick 6 weeks ago

    The Score "Cleveland Browns general manager John Dorsey has known which player he'll draft first overall for about six weeks, ESPN's Chris Mortensen reported Thursday, according to Will Brinson of CBS Sports. Dorsey reportedly informed Browns ownership of the decision approximately a month ago but kept..." April 26

  • Josh Allen: “That is not me. I apologize for what I did”

    Pro Football Talk "The Josh Allen image reclamation tour is in full gear, hours before the start of the 2018 NFL Draft. After tweets from his account when he was in high school emerged late last night, Allen’s trying to convince the teams he’s hoping will draft him that he’s not the same person that sent the..." April 26

  • Amazon renews Thursday Night Football streaming deal for two more years

    Variety "The National Football League renewed its pact with Amazon for two more years to deliver the league’s “Thursday Night Football” games package to the ecommerce giant’s 100 million Prime video members worldwide. Financial terms weren’t disclosed. Under the pact, Amazon Prime will stream the 11..." April 26

  • Jets Coaches Making Push For Josh Allen

    Pro Football Rumors "Jets coaches are making a late push for the team to draft quarterback Josh Allen, Matt Miller of Bleacher Report (on Twitter) hears. Thus far, there hasn’t been a lot of talk connecting the Jets to the Wyoming product, so this would represent a change of thinking in Jets headquarters. Sitting..." April 26

  • Report: Giants are looking to trade down from the No. 2 pick

    247 Sports "The New York Giants may not end up keeping the No. 2 overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft after all of the countless hours of debate. According to a source inside the Giants organization who has reportedly shared this information with ESPN's Dianna Russini, the Giants are looking to trade down in..." April 26

  • Troy Aikman is reportedly in line (of course) for a massive raise to call Thursday Night Football

    Awful Announcing "When Fox reportedly offered Peyton Manning an eight-figure contract to serve as the face of its Thursday Night Football package, the network indicated just how much it values those games… and the broadcasters who call them. Well, Troy Aikman was paying attention to that message. Per Michael..." April 26

  • Packers WR Trevor Davis won't be charged in LAX arrest

    ESPN "Trevor Davis' arrest for making a bomb joke at Los Angeles International Airport did not result in charges filed after the Green Bay Packers wide receiver met with the Los Angeles City Attorney, a spokesman for the office told ESPN on Thursday. City attorney spokesman Frank Mateljan said Davis..." April 26

  • Odell Beckham Jr. practiced Thursday for first time since ankle surgery

    SNY TV "Giants WR Odell Beckham, Jr. practiced on Thursday for the first time since season-ending ankle surgery. Beckham did individual drills before heading to the sidelines to continue working. He has been present for all three days of the Giants' voluntary minicamp, which concludes Thursday...." April 26

  • NFL Owners Only Care About Money, Not Activism, Says NFLPA's DeMaurice Smith

    TMZ "The head of the NFL Players Association says NFL owners only care about one thing -- money. DeMaurice Smith -- executive director of the NFLPA -- was speaking at George Washington University when the issue of Colin Kaepernick and his kneeling demonstration came up. Smith pointed to the..." April 26

  • Seahawks & Cowboys Have Discussed Earl Thomas Trade Centered Around 2nd-Rd Pick

    NFL Trade Rumors "Dan Graziano of ESPN reports that the sense around the NFL right now is that the Cowboys aren’t done making a push to trade for Seahawks S Earl Thomas. Two sources have told Graziano that trade talks between the Cowboys and Seahawks have centered around Dallas’ second-round pick (No. 50..." April 26

  • NFL Rumors: Steelers ‘listening to offers’ for WR Martavis Bryant

    Clutch Points "Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant’s status with the team has been an ever-changing one. After expressing his desire to be traded last season, differing reports have come out regarding the possibility of him being dealt. Although, those have since died down in the last couple of..." April 26

  • Report: Dolphins tell Ryan Tannehill he will start

    UPI "The Miami Dolphins have met with several quarterback prospects ahead of the 2018 NFL Draft, namely reigning Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield out of Oklahoma and Louisville's Lamar Jackson. While the Dolphins will select their first-round pick (11th overall) in just a few hours, they opted..." April 26

  • Patriots should keep and make all their draft picks

    Boston Herald "After a couple of ho-hum years at the draft with no first-round picks, this year is once again must-see viewing from a Patriots perspective. Give Bill Belichick two picks in the first round and four picks in the top 63, and it’s hard not to think that tonight there will be some fireworks, most..." April 26

  • Report: Saints discussing a big move up in the first round

    Pro Football Talk "The Saints own the 27th overall pick in this year’s draft, but they may have a higher pick before the night is over. New Orleans has made multiple calls about making “a big leap up” in the first round, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. Typically if a team is looking to make a big leap up..." April 26

  • Team leaked Josh Allen tweets to increase chances of QB falling to them?

    Larry Brown Sports "Josh Allen could not have asked for a worse time for his vulgar tweets from several years ago to go viral, and there are some who believe the timing was anything but a coincidence. In fact, ESPN’s Adam Schefter spoke with two people who wonder if an NFL team may have been behind Allen’s old..." April 26

  • Report: Greg Olsen to sign contract extension with Panthers

    WCNC "If Monday Night Football wants Greg Olsen, they’re going to have to wait. According to a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Olsen is expected to sign a two-year contract extension for $8.55 million per year, with a max value of $10.05 million per season. Olsen was set to enter the final year of..." April 26

  • Giants QB Eli Manning believes 37 is ‘not old’

    Clutch Points "The New York Giants have wiped the slate clean following a tumultuous 2017 NFL season. However, they will still be relying on quarterback Eli Manning to shoulder the offense moving forward. It goes without saying that entering the final stretch of his illustrious career. According to Tom Rock..." April 26

  • Ravens, Seahawks, Lions & Titans Looking To Trade Down In Round 1

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Adam Schefter, the Ravens, Seahawks, Lions and Titans are all looking to trade down in the first round. The Seahawks and Titans are always moving back for more picks, so this shouldn’t come as a big surprise. It’s clear that there’s a long list of teams in the market right now..." April 26

  • Report: Broncos 'in love' with Ohio State CB Denzel Ward

    247 Sports "The Denver Broncos could go defense with their first-round draft pick, but not for the player you think. Speaking on his latest podcast Wednesday, The Ringer's Mike Lombardi claimed the Broncos are "in love" with Ohio State cornerback Denzel Ward. Lombardi's comment jibes with a recent..." April 26

  • Coaches, GMs believe Browns will take Baker Mayfield at No. 1

    ESPN "The Browns continue to keep the decision on their No. 1 pick a secret, but there is a mounting belief from head coaches and general managers around the league that Cleveland will take quarterback Baker Mayfield, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Thursday. The Browns hold the No. 1 and No. 4 overall..." April 26

  • Top of the draft has the most unknowns since the Chargers took Eli in 2004

    Pro Football Talk "It’s draft day, and we don’t know who’s going first overall. That just doesn’t happen in the NFL anymore. The Cleveland Browns have been buttoned up about their operation, to the point where Baker Mayfield, Sam Darnold and Josh Allen all sit atop various mock drafts. To find a draft when..." April 26

  • Jaguars owner places offer to buy Wembley Stadium

    NFL.com "Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan put in a bid to buy London's Wembley Stadium. Khan, who also owns the Fulham Football Club, announced his attempt to purchase the stadium, which hosted its first American Football game in 2007. The Jaguars have played a match at Wembley each season since..." April 26

  • Packers Attempted To Negotiate Pay Cut For RT Bryan Bulaga

    NFL Trade Rumors "Bob McGinn (per Aaron Nagler) reports that the Packers attempted to negotiate a pay cut with RT Bryan Bulaga this offseason, but he ultimately declined and talks went nowhere. The Packers reportedly tried to negotiate a pay cut with WR Randall Cobb earlier this offseason, but nothing ever came..." April 26

  • Eagles have a 'fun surprise' in store for first-round pick

    247 Sports "The Philadelphia Eagles have the No. 32 overall pick in this year's NFL Draft, which could easily change by the time they select tonight. Philadelphia has hopes of trading down from the pick in order to acquire more picks (the Eagles currently don't have a Day 2 pick), a very strong possibility..." April 26

  • Josh Allen apologizes after offensive tweets from high school resurface

    ESPN "On the eve on the NFL draft, offensive tweets from a potential No. 1 pick, Josh Allen, surfaced on social media. The former Wyoming quarterback acknowledged the tweets to ESPN's Stephen A. Smith late Wednesday night and apologized, saying he was young and dumb. The tweets no longer appear on..." April 26

  • Buccaneers re-sign Charles Sims

    Pro Football Talk "The Buccaneers may be adding a running back in the draft at some point in the next three days, but they didn’t wait for the start of the festivities in Dallas to flesh out their backfield. According to multiple reports, the Buccaneers are re-signing Charles Sims to a one-year deal. Sims, a 2014..." April 26

  • Reuben Foster’s Girlfriend Retracts Domestic Violence Allegations

    NFL Trade Rumors "Stephanie Rickard, the attorney for 49ers LB Reuben Foster‘s girlfriend, said in a statement to the Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee that she initially lied to police and he did not injure her during the incident that occurred at his home in Los Gatos back in February. “(Foster) did not..." April 25

  • The Cleveland Browns Will Reportedly Be On HBO’s ‘Hard Knocks’ To Go Behind The Scenes Of A Disaster

    Uproxx "HBO’s Hard Knocks has become a staple of the NFL preseason as HBO’s cameras embed with a franchise through training camp and the preseason to offer viewers a behind-the-scenes look at the process of whittling the roster down to 53 players, as well as position battles for starting spots. Being..." April 25

  • How Derrius Guice is handling the criticism over his character ahead of the NFL Draft

    The Advocate "Derrius Guice planned to do it up big on the red carpet. Maybe he’d wear a colorful jacket, shiny buttons and sleek shoes. Maybe he’d put on one of those wooden bowties, a metallic vest or golden belt buckle. During Thursday’s NFL draft — and the red-carpet walk that precedes it — Derrius..." April 25

  • Giants expected to take Saquon Barkley at No. 2 overall

    Sportsnaut "There’s been a lot of buzz about what will happen at the top of the draft on Thursday, and most of it has to do with quarterbacks. One team that reportedly isn’t looking at a quarterback, however, is the New York Giants, who are expected to pick up running back Saquon Barkley. The always..." April 25

  • Gareon Conley Rape Accuser Files Lawsuit; Conley Denies Wrongdoing

    TMZ "The woman who claims Gareon Conley raped her at a Cleveland hotel last year has filed a lawsuit against the Raiders player ... claiming she was mentally and physically hurt during the alleged incident. FYI, Conley -- 22 years old -- was never arrested or charged with a crime ... and adamantly..." April 25