• Tom Gamble Leaving 49ers Organization

    49ers.com "The San Francisco 49ers announced that Tom Gamble is leaving the organization. “The 49ers organization has tremendous respect and appreciation for Tom Gamble and his many years of service,” said General Manager John Lynch. “He is a class act who has helped a great deal in this transition, and I..." February 22

  • The Miami Dolphins are re-signing Dan Marino in strange tribute

    Fox Sports "The Miami Dolphins announced a handful of signings Wednesday, though all six players have been out of the NFL for years. In a kind (yet bizarre) gesture to “further emphasize the bond between the organization and the team’s alumni,” the Dolphins are re-signing Dan Marino, Bob Griese, Nat Moore,..." February 22

  • Martellus Bennett launches spicy response to report about free agency demands

    Sportsnaut "Martellus Bennett is like the rest of us. He reads what’s online. He checks Twitter for interesting tidbits of information, and sometimes he doesn’t like what he sees. That’s exactly what happened Wednesday. Bennett stumbled upon a report suggesting that the New England Patriots handed him..." February 22

  • Aaron Hernandez’s Jailhouse Calls to Mike Pouncey About Black People “Trying Him” in The Club

    Black Sports Online "Aaron Hernandez is on trial for a Boston double murder unrelated to the murder he has already been convicted of. Prosecutors are using his jailhouse calls to one of the Pouncey brothers as evidence. Officials say Hernandez feels the victims in the homicide case were “trying” him before he..." February 22

  • Deshaun Watson to Jason Garrett: Trade Dak Prescott to Browns and draft me

    Sportsnaut "Soon to be NFL rookie Deshaun Watson would love to join the Dallas Cowboys, and he has an interesting theory about how that could happen. During his acceptance speech at the Davey O’Brien awards ceremony, the Clemson quarterback gave Jason Garrett something to chew on (not really) when he said..." February 22

  • Bill Belichick could testify in murder trial of former Patriots TE Aaron Hernandez

    USA Today "New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick could be called to testify in the Aaron Hernandez double murder trial, according to documents released Wednesday. Belichick is listed among the possible defense witnesses who could be called to the stand. Hernandez, the former Patriots tight end, is..." February 22

  • Washington eyeing Tony Romo if they move on from Kirk Cousins?

    Larry Brown Sports "Washington is likely going to use the franchise tag on Kirk Cousins at some point within the next week, but that does not necessarily mean he will remain with the team. A trade is still an outside possibility, and Tony Romo’s situation is apparently one that is being watched closely in the..." February 22

  • Robert Kraft talks about his friendship with Donald Trump

    Sportsnaut "President Donald Trump is a man many Americans either love or hate. New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft has taken plenty of shots the past few months because he’s most definitely on the “love” side of the fence when it comes to President Trump. Even since his election, President Trump and..." February 22

  • Steelers' Le'Veon Bell reportedly not expected to undergo groin surgery

    CBS Sports "Le’Veon Bell’s groin injury, which was revealed shortly after the Steelers’ season-ending loss to the Patriots in the AFC title game, has been troublesome for both the player and team. For one, the NFL reportedly launched an investigation into the Steelers’ handling of Bell to see if they..." February 22

  • NFL scout believes DeSean Jackson will end up with Patriots

    Larry Brown Sports "DeSean Jackson is set to become a free agent next month, and there has been little indication that Washington plans on keeping him. Could the New England Patriots quietly emerge as a suitor for the veteran wide receiver? One scout told Bleacher Report’s Mike Freeman that he believes Jackson..." February 22

  • Bill Belichick to coach at least five more years, stay on after Tom Brady

    Larry Brown Sports "Patriots owner Robert Kraft sparked some paranoia among New England fans before the Super Bowl when he said he knows when Bill Belichick is planning to retire, but those comments apparently were not meant to be interpreted as Belichick contemplating retirement. According to Mike Freeman of..." February 22

  • Jimmy Garoppolo's mom keeps him up to speed on the latest trade rumors

    CBS Sports "One of the biggest stories of the 2017 offseason is the future of Patriots backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo. With Tom Brady claiming he wants to play into his late-40s and showing no signs of slowing down , Garoppolo is a hot commodity on the trade market. Garoppolo himself isn’t on..." February 22

  • Don't Overpay Adrian Peterson

    Bleacher Report "Logic indicates Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is going to get worse. Any team under the impression that the soon-to-be 32-year-old can make it a contender should consider that, as well as the fact that, with Peterson at his best, the Vikings won just a single playoff game over the..." February 22

  • Bills say Tyrod Taylor is medically cleared

    Pro Football Talk "The Bills say quarterback Tyrod Taylor is healthy enough to play — and potentially healthy enough to get cut. A team source told Adam Schefter that Taylor has been medically cleared from his January groin surgery. It’s significant that this is coming from a team source, rather than directly..." February 22

  • Ezekiel Elliott Police Incident Details ... 'Best Friend' Arrested for Loaded Gun at Bar

    TMZ "We now know why Ezekiel Elliott was in the middle of a police incident at an Ohio bar over the weekend ... his "best friend" was getting arrested for a bringing a loaded gun to the place. TMZ Sports posted video of Ezekiel speaking with cops in front of the Park Street Patio Bar on Friday night..." February 22

  • Report: Redskins could move on from Kirk Cousins, 49ers potential landing spot

    Sportsnaut "The saga of one Kirk Cousins is seemingly never ending. We’ve read reports suggesting that Cousins doesn’t want to play for the Washington Redskins long term. This has come at the same time that some within the Redskins’ brass apparently don’t view him as a long-term solution. All the while, it..." February 22

  • Derek Carr to get full offseason in, almost 100 percent

    NFL.com "The Oakland Raiders will go as quarterback Derek Carr goes. The end of the 2016 season made that perfectly clear. But the future is looking bright for the one-time 2016 MVP candidate, who suffered a broken fibula less than two months ago. On Total Access Tuesday, teammate Donald Penn provided..." February 22

  • Bucs reach settlement with Lawrence Tynes in MRSA lawsuit

    Tampa Bay Times "The Bucs have reached a settlement with former kicker Lawrence Tynes, who had sued the team in 2015, seeking $20-million and claiming that their negligence regarding a MRSA infection ended his NFL career in 2013. According to Hillsborough County court records, Tynes and the team signed off Feb...." February 22

  • Martellus Bennett To Test Free Agency, “Real Possibility” He Moves On

    NFL Trade Rumors "Ian Rapoport reports that Patriots impending free agent TE Martellus Bennett will test the free agent market. According to Rapoport, there is a “real possibility” Bennett could move on from the Patriots based on his asking price and offers this offseason. Bennett is set to become an..." February 22

  • Payton: Saints Always In The “QB Business”

    Pro Football Rumors "The Saints have Drew Brees under contract for the 2017 campaign, but given that Brees in nearing 40 years old, New Orleans head coach Sean Payton admitted to SiriusXM NFL Radio that his club is always interested in adding quarterback talent. “I think that topic exists and has existed because of..." February 22

  • K'Waun Williams signs one-year deal with 49ers

    NFL.com "After a season spent out of football, K'Waun Williams has a new home. The cornerback is signing a one-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported. Williams had fielded four contract offers, including one from the Jets, according to NJ Advance Media, but..." February 22

  • Bears Actively Trying To Trade QB Jay Cutler

    NFL Trade Rumors "Jeff Darlington of ESPN is reporting that the Bears have begun actively seeking a trade partner for QB Jay Cutler. Darlington doesn’t say who could have interest in Cutler or what the odds are of them finding an interested team willing to acquire him, but you can’t blame the Bears for trying to..." February 21

  • Report: ‘Growing sense’ Chiefs could let Alex Smith go in favor of Tony Romo, Jimmy Garoppolo

    Sportsnaut "Alex Smith has never quite lived up to the expectations associated with a No. 1 overall pick. He was kicked to the curb in San Francisco by Colin Kaepernick back in 2012, and he’s been a serviceable starter for the Kansas City Chiefs ever since being traded in 2013. However, it appears the Chiefs..." February 21

  • Bills may have interest in Tony Romo if they don’t keep Tyrod Taylor

    Larry Brown Sports "The Buffalo Bills have just a few more weeks to decide if they want to pick up Tyrod Taylor’s option and guarantee the quarterback another $30 million, and they could be watching the Tony Romo situation closely to determine what their next move will be. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network said Tuesday..." February 21

  • Robert Kraft on not holding grudges: “I remember everything, but I move on”

    Pro Football Talk "When it comes to #DeflateGate, Patriots owner Robert Kraft isn’t holding a grudge. But he isn’t forgetting about it, either. “I really don’t hold grudges,” Kraft tells Andrea Kremer in a Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel profile that premieres Tuesday night. “I mean, I remember everything, but I..." February 21

  • Darrelle Revis' preliminary hearing moved to March 15

    Sporting News "Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis will have to wait a few more weeks as the aftermath of an altercation that left two men unconscious continues to unfold. Revis' attorneys said the preliminary hearing won't be until March 15, NFL.com reported. It was originally scheduled for Thursday. Unless..." February 21

  • Tyrod Taylor might not be released by Bills after all

    Buffalo News "Decision day is approaching for the Buffalo Bills and Tyrod Taylor. The team has until March 11 to decide whether it will exercise Taylor's contract option, which would trigger nearly $31 million in guaranteed money being paid out. With less than three weeks until that deadline, reports can..." February 21

  • Patriots' Garoppolo taking trade rumors 'in stride'

    ESPN "New England Patriots quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo told ESPN's Adam Schefter that he's trying not to think about speculation that he might be traded this offseason. Garoppolo talked to Schefter on his Know Them From Adam podcast and said his "head will start spinning" if he thinks about the..." February 21

  • Giants expect 2-3 more years from Eli Manning

    Pro Football Talk "Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, a first-round pick in 2004 and two-time Super Bowl winner, has begun to muse about retirement. Giants quarterback Eli Manning, a first-round pick in 2004 and two-time Super Bowl winner, has not. The Giants nevertheless are thinking about life after..." February 21

  • Kirk Cousins reportedly won't sign new contract before franchise tag deadline

    CBS Sports "Leverage is everything when it comes to contracts in the NFL. And for Kirk Cousins, in his negotiations with the Redskins as a top NFL free agent to be, there isn’t a better piece of leverage than the franchise tag the Redskins will be required to place on him if they want to maintain his..." February 21

  • Eddie Lacy a fit for Patriots?

    Larry Brown Sports "Eddie Lacy is likely going to have to sign a one-year deal if and when he hits free agency next month, and there is no guarantee he is going to get it from the Green Bay Packers. The former Alabama star will need to prove he can resurrect his career in the wake of injuries and weight concerns, and..." February 21

  • DeSean Jackson could join Jameis Winston and the Bucs in free agency

    ESPN "ESPN National NFL Insider Josina Anderson reported Tuesday that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers could be a possible destination for free agent wide receiver DeSean Jackson due to his rapport with quarterback Jameis Winston. The Bucs are searching for a big-play threat to line up opposite Mike Evans,..." February 21

  • Blount hoping to stay with Patriots: 'I love it there'

    NFL.com "LeGarrette Blount works in New England. He's productive there, he's seemingly at peace there, and he wins Super Bowls there. So naturally, the 30-year-old running back would prefer to remain with the Patriots should the free agency winds take him that way. "I just want to make sure that I..." February 21

  • James Harrison, Steelers share mutual interest in 2017 return

    Sportsnaut "Veteran linebacker James Harrison will be 39 years old when the 2017 season begins, but he’s not interested in retiring just yet. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, Harrison wants to return to the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2017, and the club is eager to have him. Father Time will..." February 21

  • Could Darrelle Revis come home to Pittsburgh?

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "If Darrelle Revis is cleared of his involvement in a South Side brawl … If Revis is released by the New York Jets … If the Steelers believe Revis still can play and want to add him to their shaky secondary … If Revis is interested in coming home to finish his Hall of Fame career … If..." February 21

  • Panthers release Mike Tolbert

    panthers.com "The Panthers have parted ways with veteran fullback Mike Tolbert. Tolbert, who had one year remaining on his contract, spent the last five seasons in Carolina, functioning primarily as a short-yardage back and receiving option out of the backfield in addition to his responsibilities as a..." February 21

  • Ridiculous charges against Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis the real 'criminal conspiracy'

    New York Daily News "What exactly happened on Feb. 12 when Darrelle Revis was involved in a fight with two men, Dallas Cousins, 22, and Zacheriah Jarvis, 21. I don’t know. And I really don’t care. That’s not the story. Revis could receive up to 65 years in prison — even if he didn’t throw a single punch...." February 21

  • Tom Brady Police Report ... Cops Value Missing Jersey at $500,000!

    TMZ "Tom Brady's Super Bowl jersey is still missing and presumed stolen, so say Houston cops, and it's valued at at HALF A MILLION BUCKS ... this according to the police report obtained by TMZ Sports. The document lists the victim as 39-year-old Tom Brady -- a 6'4", 225 pound white male whose..." February 21

  • Redskins WR DeSean Jackson says return to Eagles would be ‘great story’

    ALL 22 "Washington Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson was originally a second-round pick of the Philadelphia Eagles out of California in the 2008 NFL Draft. The explosive receiver spent the first six years of his career making big plays in Philly before former head coach Chip Kelly unceremoniously..." February 21

  • Cardinals Have Zero Interest in Jay Cutler

    Bleacher Report "A potential destination for Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is reportedly off the board in the form of the Arizona Cardinals. According to Kent Somers of AZCentral.com, the Cards have absolutely no interest in acquiring the veteran signal-caller. Speculation regarding the Cardinals..." February 21

  • Lions hire former Texans coordinator George Godsey

    Pro Football Talk "Sometimes when you’re looking for a job, you have to look on the other side of the ball. According to Albert Breer of TheMMQB.com, former Texans offensive coordinator George Godsey has been hired by the Lions for a job that sounds kind of made up on the fly. His new title is defensive..." February 21

  • Vikings OC explains why he expects ‘big jump’ from Sam Bradford, passing game

    Fox Sports "With the way the Minnesota Vikings finished the season, it’s easy to forget they were the last remaining unbeaten team in 2016. The defense carried them to a 5-0 record before the offense fell apart and the line was decimated. Their hot start made the deal for Sam Bradford look like a wise one,..." February 21

  • Steelers' Joey Porter to plead guilty to fracas citations

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "Pittsburgh Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter plans to plead guilty to citations stemming from a dispute with a bar bouncer and a police officer last month. Porter's defense attorney, Robert Del Greco, says the linebackers coach will plead guilty to disorderly conduct and public drunkenness..." February 21

  • Panthers release veteran defensive tackle Paul Soliai

    Pro Football Talk "The Panthers like to keep themselves deep on the defensive line, but carved into that depth Tuesday. According to a tweet from his agent, the Panthers are releasing veteran defensive tackle Paul Soliai. The Panthers gave Soliai a two-year, $7 million contract last year, and there were times..." February 21

  • Alshon Jeffery's 5 best free agency fits do not include Eagles

    Sporting News "Alshon Jeffery is the NFL's best free-agent wide receiver in 2017. Unlike the top players at other marquee positions, Jeffery will hit the open market, as his current team, the Bears, are unlikely to franchise tag him for a second consecutive year. With several teams in desperate need of a No...." February 21

  • Jimmy Garoppolo: 5 things to know about the Browns trying to trade for him

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Browns will try to trade for Patriots backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo, but will Bill Belichick part with him? If so, why? And what will it take for the Browns to get him? Is he worth the No. 12 overall pick? More than that? And what will happen if the Patriots decide to hang onto him..." February 21

  • Why Darrelle Revis street fight shouldn’t change a thing for Jets

    New York Post "The Jets have known they have a Darrelle Revis decision coming for months. It was pretty clear early last season that Revis’ play had slipped, and then all eyes turned to March 10, when the Jets have to make a choice about whether to pay Revis a $2 million roster bonus, cut him loose or try to..." February 21

  • Texans need depth at running back behind Lamar Miller

    ESPN "As free agency gets closer, here’s a look at who the Houston Texans have returning and what they might need to add this offseason at each position. Running back Under contract for 2017: Lamar Miller, Alfred Blue, Tyler Ervin, Kenny Hilliard. Free agents: Jonathan Grimes, Akeem Hunt..." February 21

  • Jaguars' Tom Coughlin is making moves, and they could impact Giants

    Newark Star-Ledger "Call him Trader Tom. Jaguars football boss (and former Giants coach) Tom Coughlin had an active holiday weekend, juggling two trades in various stages of completion while also releasing a veteran starter. And all three moves could impact the Giants in the weeks to come. The Jaguars are..." February 21

  • Jets offer contract to N.J.'s K'Waun Williams, free agent cornerback

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Jets have offered a contract to free agent cornerback K'Waun Williams, a league source told NJ Advance Media. The source said Williams has contract offers from three other unidentified teams. It is not clear how the offers measure up against one another, or what exactly the Jets offered..." February 21