• NFLPA president warns players of NFL: “They are not your family”

    USA Today "NFL Players Association president Eric Winston voiced his displeasure Friday with how the NFL handled the incidents surrounding Ole Miss offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil during the first round of the NFL draft on Thursday night. Shortly before the draft began, a video of Tunsil using a bong and..." April 29

  • Brady legal team adds former Solicitor General Olson

    CSN New England "Tom Brady’s legal team has added another heavy hitter with Supreme Court experience and has filed a motion for more time to mull another appeal. Former US Solicitor General Ted Olson, who has argued more than 60 cases before the Supreme Court, has been added as counsel in the wake of the..." April 29

  • Laremy Tunsil: 'Here to talk about the Miami Dolphins'

    Yahoo! Sports "While the rest of the NFL world was still in shock over Laremy Tunsil's draft-day drama, the Miami Dolphins were smiling at their good fortune. If there was any concern over Tunsil's bong video or the Instagram hack that led to the release of text messages that appear to show Tunsil asking an..." April 29

  • Bills DE Shaq Lawson asked at combine how he'd kill someone

    ESPN "Former Clemson defensive end Shaq Lawson said Friday that he was asked by an NFL team during February's combine about what method he would use to kill someone. Lawson, who could not remember which team asked him the question, was unsure how to answer it during the brief meeting. "I was just..." April 29

  • Dolphins cancel Laremy Tunsil’s media appearance, citing allergic reaction

    Pro Football Talk "Dolphins offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil was the story of the first round of the NFL draft, as he dropped to the 13th overall pick while someone hacked his social media accounts and posted embarrassing videos and text messages. Tunsil then raised more eyebrows when speaking to the media after he..." April 29

  • Report: Tunsil won't face NFL discipline, could be placed in substance abuse program

    The Score "Laremy Tunsil's case is arguably one of the most unique in NFL draft history, with a draft day fall caused by a leaked video of him appearing to smoke marijuana from a bong while wearing a gas mask. One of the question's raised by Tunsil's situation was whether he'd face discipline from the NFL..." April 29

  • Report: Myles Jack to collect on insurance policy if he falls to 45th pick

    CBS Sports "Former UCLA linebacker Myles Jack might be the best player in the 2016 NFL Draft. The only problem is that teams are scared off by a knee injury that, by Jack's own admission, could require microfracture surgery in the future. It was enough of a concern for Jack to go undrafted in the first..." April 29

  • Report: Rams put Nick Foles and Case Keenum on trade block

    Sportsnaut "One day after the Los Angeles Rams selected Jared Goff with the No. 1 pick of the 2016 NFL Draft, the franchise has put Nick Foles and Case Keenum up for auction on the trade block, per Mike Silver of NFL Network. While neither quarterback is a treasured prospect, the Rams might see some action..." April 29

  • Broncos CB Chris Harris Jr.’s Instagram Gets Hacked, Posts Picture Of Him Smoking A Blunt

    Terez Owens "When something goes bad, always blame it on the hack. Laremy Tunsil wasn’t the only Football player getting hacked last night. Denver Broncos cornerback Chris Harris Jr also had his social media infiltrated during the NFL draft. " April 29

  • Eagles Player Ryan Mathews Called Out on Instagram by His Girlfriend for Cheating

    Complex "Not to be outdone by the drama of his fellow Philly backfield mate Sam Bradford, Eagles running back Ryan Mathews was accused of cheating this week by Instagram user bunnikay, who (based upon some posts on her page) appears to be his girlfriend. The post relevant to the headline, which was put up..." April 29

  • Did the Titans trade the No. 1 pick to the wrong team?

    The Score "When the Tennessee Titans traded the first overall pick in the 2016 draft to the Los Angeles Rams for a bounty of draft picks, including No. 15 overall, the move was widely hailed as a wise one. Now, after watching the Cleveland Browns follow the Titans' lead and trade the No. 2 pick to the..." April 29

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The #Cowboys are attempting to trade up with the #Browns at No. 32, source said. The likely target is a pass-rusher.

  • Report: Sam Bradford won’t take calls or texts from Eagles

    The Sports Daily "Sam Bradford is so mad. Presumably, at least, but let’s paint the picture: Bradford has a two-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles and wants to be the starter, yet had to watch Thursday in the NFL draft as the team traded up and got Carson Wentz. A No. 2 pick isn’t going to sit long on..." April 29

  • Lions GM says ruling out players who have smoked pot would eliminate 'half the board'

    Fox Sports "While NFL teams, fans and Laremy Tunsil himself try to make sense of Thursday night's bizarre events, Lions general manager Bob Quinn at least helps to shed light on how marijuana use is weighed in the evaluative process, at least in Detroit. "I think you have to take everything into..." April 29

  • Report: Team thinks fired financial adviser behind Tunsil leaks

    Larry Brown Sports "Who was behind the horrific leaks that blindsided Laremy Tunsil on draft night and played a major role in torpedoing his draft stock? That’s a question his team was probably wondering all night. Right as the draft was beginning, Tunsil, who was expected to be a top-five pick and the first..." April 29

  • Roger Goodell unaware of Tunsil situation during NFL Draft

    The Comeback "The first round of the NFL Draft on Thursday night was dominated by Laremy Tunsil’s fall, precipitated by a video of him wearing a gas mask and taking a bong hit and ending with him admitting he took cash from Ole Miss coaches during his time with the program. The situation was Tunsil was..." April 29

  • Manziel Buys 300 Shots on Draft Night

    TMZ "Johnny Manziel drowned his NFL draft night sorrows in Fireball Thursday night ... ordering up 300 SHOTS at an Ohio bar for a few hundred of his not so closest friends ... and TMZ Sports has the video. Two years after he was selected in the 1st round ... the unemployed QB hit up Dahlia Bar and..." April 29

  • Someone's Been Trying To Sell That Laremy Tunsil Gas Mask Smoking Video For Weeks

    Deadspin "Laremy Tunsil’s draft-day drop—thanks to a bizarre series of events, including his Twitter account being hacked and posting video of him smoking weed out of a gas-mask bong—cost him millions in salary. About $7 million, if you assume Tunsil would have gone to the Ravens at No. 6, where the first..." April 29

  • Laremy Tunsil's smoke video on Twitter cost him more than $8 million

    CBS Sports "The person who hacked Laremy Tunsil's Twitter account during the first round of the NFL Draft on Thursday cost the Ole Miss offensive lineman some serious money. In what will probably go down as the most bizarre incident in recent draft history, Tunsil's Twitter was hacked just minutes before..." April 29

  • How John Elway maneuvered to get quarterback Paxton Lynch

    NBC News 9 Colorado "John Elway woke up Thursday morning knowing he wanted quarterback Paxton Lynch but also aware he wasn’t the only one. There were five teams picking in front of Elway’s Denver Broncos who had seriously considered the University of Memphis quarterback. They were the Chicago Bears with the No. 11..." April 29

  • Goodell on Vegas: “All of us have evolved a little bit on gambling”

    Pro Football Talk "As if Raiders owner Mark Davis offering $500 million toward a stadium wasn’t enough of a sign people were serious about the possibility of the Raiders actually going to Las Vegas, the league’s continually softening stance on Sin City should be. Via Kevin Seifert of ESPN.com, NFL commissioner..." April 29

  • Ezekiel Elliott Pleads Not Guilty In Ohio Car Crash Incident

    TMZ "Hours after he was drafted by the Cowboys, Ezekiel Elliott had a serious off the field issues to address in Ohio ... sending his lawyer to plead NOT GUILTY in his court case stemming from a 2015 car crash. As we previously reported, Elliott says he hydroplaned and lost control of his car..." April 29

  • Pederson says Eagles told Bradford they’d draft a QB

    The Score "Sam Bradford and his agent have not been happy campers since the Philadelphia Eagles made their trade up to select quarterback Carson Wentz. The quarterback's agent stated he was angry that the Eagles did not share their draft plans with Bradford and his camp prior to making their move, but..." April 29

  • Ravens tried to trade up for Ramsey before passing on Tunsil

    Baltimore Sun "By the time the Ravens were on the clock with the sixth overall pick of the NFL draft Thursday night, the phones in their draft room had stopped ringing. They had failed to complete a trade with the Dallas Cowboys to move up to the fourth spot to take Florida State defensive back Jalen Ramsey,..." April 29

  • Giants say they didn’t reach for Eli Apple

    New York Post "Jerry Reese and the Giants sat in the Big Blue war room and watched John Fox and the Bears leapfrog them for pass-rusher Leonard Floyd, the presumptive apple of their eye. And if Floyd was truly the apple of the Giants’ eye, if he becomes a Monster of the Midway instead of a Monster of the..." April 29

  • No trade of Jets DE Muhammad Wilkerson, GM says

    ESPN "The New York Jets are not planning to trade Pro Bowl defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson. "I don't envision that happening," general manager Mike Maccagnan said late Thursday night after picking linebacker Darron Lee in the first round of the NFL draft. Up until a week ago, Maccagnan was..." April 29

  • Tunsil’s stepfather denies leaking bong-and-gas-mask video

    Pro Football Talk "The strangest story of the night undoubtedly has come from Mississippi tackle Laremy Tunsil, whose Twitter account was hacked with video of a guy who appears to be Tunsil smoking a bong through a gas mask. The initial suspect was his stepfather, who sued Tunsil for assault on..." April 29

  • Robert Nkemdiche 'Laremy Tunsil's Hacker is Evil'

    TMZ "The person who hacked Laremy Tunsil right before the NFL Draft -- and posted video of the football player hitting a gas mask bong -- is pure evil ... so says Laremy's ex-teammate Robert Nkemdiche. Nkemdiche -- the 29th pick in the NFL Draft -- played with Tunsil at Ole Miss ... and was IN THE..." April 29

  • Jets wanted to trade up for Laremy Tunsil, asking price too high

    SI "The New York Jets tried to trade up from the No. 20 pick to draft Ole Miss tackle Laremy Tunsil, but the asking price of teams in the position to select him was too high, reports Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News. Despite being projected to be drafted as high as No. 3, Tunsil slid to the..." April 29

  • Lions GM: If prospects eliminated for marijuana use, half the draft board gone

    ESPN "When Detroit Lions general manager Bob Quinn was asked how big an issue he believes marijuana usage is when it comes to evaluating the draft board, he gave a pretty frank answer: If marijuana were a reason to pull a player off the board, it would be a much emptier draft board, he said. "I think..." April 29

  • Jay Gruden sees some of A.J. Green in Josh Doctson

    Washington Post "Wide receiver wasn’t a significant priority for the Washington Redskins in the first round, but they stuck with their board on Thursday. After trading down a spot with the Houston Texans, Josh Doctson remained the best player available in the Redskins’ war room. Redskins Coach Jay Gruden said..." April 29

  • Top pick Goff calls himself 'good fit' for Rams

    The Score "The Los Angeles Rams felt they needed to make a big splash in their return to one of the biggest markets in the country, and they did so by selecting a California boy with the first overall pick. While it was generally considered a lock for Jared Goff to be taken No. 1 leading up to the draft,..." April 29

  • Browns could have two full drafts’ worth of picks in 2017

    Pro Football Talk "The Browns are loading up on future draft picks, to such an extent that they think they might end up with the equivalent of two full drafts in 2017. By trading down from No. 2 to No. 8, and then again from No. 8 to No. 15, the Browns acquired the Eagles’ first-round pick in 2017 and the Titans’..." April 29

  • Laremy Tunsil: The inside story of Dolphins pick

    Miami Herald "The Miami Dolphins were sitting in their so-called war room late Thursday evening, watching the NFL draft on television, when Mississippi offensive lineman Laremy Tunsil began to slide. He was out of the Top 3. And then he was out of the top 5. And when he got passed over at No. 6 by the..." April 29

  • Cowboys' Confident Zeke Can Benefit Both Sides Of The Ball

    DallasCowboys.com "Using their highest draft pick in a quarter century, the Cowboys selected the top running back in this year’s draft class. However that might look on paper, though, the Cowboys’ front office wanted to make something perfectly clear on Thursday night. Regardless of how many rushing yards and..." April 29

  • Buffalo Bills GM: 'Rex is salivating' over Shaq Lawson

    Buffalo News "Edge pass-rusher. Check! The Buffalo Bills nailed a huge need with their first-round pick, 19th overall, in the NFL Draft Thursday night by selecting Clemson pass-rushing terror Shaq Lawson. "Very few times that you can go into a draft and have a really big need and that guy there..." April 29

  • First round ends with Myles Jack still available

    Pro Football Talk "Six of the 25 players that took the NFL up on invitations to attend the draft in Chicago remain available at the end of the first round with UCLA linebacker Myles Jack headlining the group. Jack was expected to be one of the first players off the board for much of the pre-draft process and it..." April 29

  • Laremy Tunsil admits taking money from Ole Miss staffers

    College Spun "The first round of the 2016 NFL Draft did not go very well for Ole Miss. Former OT Laremy Tunsil was taken 13th overall after his draft stock fell due to a controversial Twitter video. Oh, and now Tunsil has admitted that there was money exchanged between himself and the Ole Miss coaching..." April 29

  • Report: ‘Nothing going on’ with Colin Kaepernick trade to Broncos

    Sportsnaut "For the past several weeks, there has been talk about San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick heading to the Denver Broncos in a trade during the 2016 NFL draft. While this talk has calmed down a bit recently, most expected rumors to heat up during the draft itself. That has not..." April 29

  • Seahawks take Germain Ifedi with first-round pick in NFL draft

    Seattle Times "The Seahawks indeed addressed what appeared to be their most obvious need, taking Texas A&M offensive lineman Germain Ifedi with their first-round pick Thursday night. The Seahawks made the pick at No. 31 after trading with the Denver Broncos. For moving down five spots, the Seahawks..." April 29

  • Panthers take defensive tackle Vernon Butler at No. 30

    Pro Football Talk "Dave Gettleman can’t get enough hog mollies. Despite having a pair of young starting defensive tackles, the Panthers General Manager added another one, using the 30th pick on Louisiana Tech big man Vernon Butler. The Panthers just picked up the fifth-year option on 2013 first-round Star..." April 29

  • Cardinals select Robert Nkemdiche 29th overall in NFL draft

    Arizona Republic "Cardinals coach Bruce Arians has said numerous times he believes in giving people second chances. The team proved that again by selecting Mississippi defensive linemen Robert Nkemdiche in the first round. Scouts rated Nkemdiche as one of the most talented players in the draft, but he also..." April 29

  • 49ers' Joshua Garnett: Picked up by 49ers in trade up

    CBS Sports "The 49ers selected Garnett in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, 28th overall. The 49ers traded back up into the first round after previously selecting DeForest Buckner at the seventh pick. " April 29

  • Kenny Clark goes to Green Bay at pick #27 of first round

    ACME Packing Company "On Thursday evening, the Green Bay Packers went on the clock with the 27th pick in the first round. General manager Ted Thompson presumably fielded several trade offers, but instead elected to make the selection. With the 27th pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, the Green Bay Packers have..." April 29

  • Broncos trade up to select QB Paxton Lynch

    NFL.com "The Denver Broncos made a deal with the Seattle Seahawks to trade up to the No. 26 pick to select quarterback Paxton Lynch." April 29

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    Patrick Smyth @psmyth12

    Broncos have traded 1-31 and 3-94 to Seattle for 1-26.

  • UM's Artie Burns drafted 25th overall by Pittsburgh Steelers

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "And so, a new streak of producing first round draft picks has begun for the Miami Hurricanes. Cornerback Artie Burns, who in December announced he was bypassing his senior year to enter the NFL draft, was taken with the 25th overall pick by the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday night, his..." April 29

  • Rams select Cal QB Jared Goff with No.1 overall pick

    ESPN "For the second time in seven years, the Los Angeles Rams used the first overall pick in the NFL draft on a quarterback, kicking off Thursday's festivities by selecting California's Jared Goff. Goff is the 22nd quarterback taken with the first overall pick in the common draft era (since 1967)..." April 29

  • Cornerback William Jackson taken by Bengals at No. 24 overall

    SB Nation "One of the top cornerbacks in this year's NFL Draft class, William Jackson was taken by the Cincinnati Bengals with the No. 24 overall pick. Jackson, a JUCO transfer to Houston, was a two-year starter with the team and is one of the few cornerbacks considered NFL-ready but was overshadowed by..." April 28

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    This is interesting… the #Titans and the #Cowboys are trying to come back into the first round. Could be wild at the end.