• Free Agent RB Alex Collins Suffers Broken Leg

    NFL Trade Rumors "Ian Rapoport reports that free agent RB Alex Collins suffered a broken leg and recently underwent surgery to repair it. According to Rapoport, Collins’ legal situation should be wrapped up soon, and he has reportedly garnered some interest from. Rapoport..." July 15

  • Jadeveon Clowney may not return to Texans until late August or early September after not failing to reach new deal

    Clutch Points "There had been plenty of hope that the Houston Texans and defensive end Jadeveon Clowney would come to terms on a new deal. Unfortunately, their failure to do so by Monday’s deadline could result in an extended absence from the Texans’ star. According to ESPN NFL Insider..." July 15

  • NFLPA to File Grievance Against Texans Over Jadeveon Clowney's Franchise Tag

    The Big Lead "On Monday, the deadline for franchise-tagged players to reach a long-term deal with their teams passed. Every player who anticipated playing under the tag for 2019-20 was signed to a new contract worth more money and years than the tag. Except Jadeveon Clowney. The Houston Texans..." July 15

  • Martavis Bryant working on mental health issues; applies for reinstatement to NFL

    Sportsnaut "Martavis Bryant, currently on indefinite suspension due to multiple infractions of the league’s substances of abuse policy, has applied for reinstatement, per Dan Graziano of ESPN. Graziano reports that “Bryant has been working with the NFL and NFLPA on steps he needs to..." July 15

  • No Deal For Texans, Jadeveon Clowney

    Pro Football Rumors "The 3pm CT deadline for franchise-tagged players to sign extension came and went without a Jadeveon Clowney deal. He will play this season for $15.967MM. While no agreement was expected, Clowney is now in a strange spot. The former No. 1 overall pick has been extension-eligible since..." July 15

  • Security guard’s complaint against Ezekiel Elliott isn’t “extortion”

    Pro Football Talk "When it comes to Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott‘s contractual entanglement with the team, I’m fully in favor of Zeke’s position. When it comes to his legal entanglement with a 19-year-old security guard who ended up on the ground after an encounter with Elliott at a Las..." July 15

  • Indianapolis should try to sign Eric Ebron to an extension

    Clutch Points "Eric Ebron, four years after being selected with the No. 10 pick of the 2014 draft, finally lived up to the hype during his debut season with the Indianapolis Colts. Now that he’s established himself as one of the most dynamic, productive tights ends in football, one NFL analyst believes..." July 15

  • Deion Jones deal next on the list for Falcons

    Yahoo! Sports "Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones has said he doesn’t plan to miss any training camp time, because he trusts owner Arthur Blank to keep his word about a new contract. But he might not be the next Falcons player to get paid. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the agent..." July 15

  • Attorney for suspended Giants safety: “He will be fully cleared”

    NewJersey.com "Giants safety Kam Moore’s attorney says a woman made up accusations that he stepped on her neck and knocked her unconscious with a closed-fist punch during an alleged domestic violence incident in New Jersey last week. Moore, 22, was charged with third-degree aggravated assault..." July 15

  • Myles Garrett Rips Odell Beckham Over Madden Rating

    Heavy "Myles Garrett and Odell Beckham Jr. are the two highest rated Cleveland Browns in the latest edition of Madden. However, Garrett still has some gripes. Garrett, a second-team All-Pro defensive end last season, is rated 91 overall, putting him behind only Aaron Donald (99 overall),..." July 15

  • An Updated Look at the 2020 NFL Free-Agent Class Ahead of Training Camp

    Bleacher Report "The 2020 NFL free-agent class has the early look of a juggernaut capable of reshaping the league as fans know it.  Granted, plenty of time has to pass before the floodgates open, and along that journey, extensions and other happenings will prevent the 2020 class from..." July 15

  • Keenan Allen Blasts New Madden Rating ... 'Who's Making This Sh*t!'

    TMZ "Keenan Allen says there's no way in hell he's playing this year's edition of Madden ... and it's all 'cause he thinks his in-game avatar SUCKS!!! "Bro, who's making this sh*t, dawg!" Allen said in a rant after seeing the video game rating EA Sports..." July 15

  • Washington Redskins QB is The Lowest-Rated Player In Madden NFL 20

    Total Pro Sports "EA Sports’ Madden NFL 20’s ratings for all players came out on Monday and there were some happy players and some very salty players when they searched to see where they were ranked. Only four players have the much-coveted 99-overall rating, with three defensive stars and..." July 15

  • Jacksonville should sign Eric Berry

    Clutch Points "Five months after being released by the Kansas City Chiefs, Eric Berry remains unsigned. If the Jacksonville Jaguars heed the advice of Bleacher Report’s Kristopher Knox, though, the veteran safety won’t be without a home in the NFL for long. In a post submitting what move..." July 15

  • Top 100 players as voted by our NFL crew

    CBS Sports "After going through our positional Top 10s over the past several weeks, you know we had to do a staff Top 100 here at CBS. (Not to be confused with Pete Prisco's Top 100, which can be found right here.)  This list was arrived at the same way as those: our panel of voters..." July 15

  • 8 reasons why Falcons WR Julio Jones deserves his next contract extension

    USA Today "Julio Jones is expected to sign a revised contract soon that should make him the highest-paid receiver in the NFL. Here are eight reasons why he deserves it. 1. He is underpaid Since the last time Jones signed an extension, the market at wide receiver has been..." July 15

  • Falcons Sign DT Grady Jarrett To Four-Year, $68M Extension

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Adam Schefter, the Falcons have signed DT Grady Jarrett to a four-year, $68 million extension.  Jarrett signed his franchise tag earlier this offseason and the Falcons had until 4 p.m. ET today to sign him to an..." July 15

  • Raiders sign guard Jonathan Cooper

    Raiders.com "The Oakland Raiders have signed free agent G Jonathan Cooper, the club announced Monday. Cooper signs with the Raiders after five NFL seasons with the Washington Redskins, Dallas Cowboys, Cleveland Browns and Arizona Cardinals. He has appeared in 46 career games with 31 starts. Cooper..." July 15

  • Tom Brady fires back at Twitter user who criticized his Madden rating, speed

    Boston Globe "You come at Tom Brady, you best not miss. The Patriots quarterback waded into a tweet thread Monday afternoon to cheekily defend his running chops after some criticized his high rating in the latest Madden video game. The move came after Yahoo Sports NFL tweeted out a..." July 15

  • EA Sports releases all ratings for Madden 20; Eagles are top team

    The Score "It's almost time to pick up the controllers again. In anticipation of the release of Madden 20 on Aug. 2, EA Sports revealed all teams and players ratings for the game on Monday. On the player side, DeAndre Hopkins, Aaron Donald, Bobby Wagner, and Khalil Mack were all..." July 15

  • Phillip Lindsay ready for Broncos camp: '100 percent'

    NFL.com "Phillip Lindsay believes he's prepared for training camp later this week. "In my mind I'm ready. I'm 100 percent," Lindsay said Monday at his football camp, via Mike Klis of 9News Denver. The running back's Pro Bowl rookie season ended with a right..." July 15

  • 11 potential NFL player holdouts, ranked from most to least likely to happen this summer

    SB Nation "When NFL training camps opened in July 2018, many of the league’s biggest names steered clear. Le’Veon Bell, Aaron Donald, Khalil Mack, and Earl Thomas all refused to show up due to qualms with their contracts. Bell never reported, opting instead..." July 15

  • Ezekiel Elliott has privately said that he’s planning a training-camp holdout

    Pro Football Talk "Chargers running back Melvin Gordon isn’t being coy about his intent to hold out until he gets a new deal. Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliottapparently is, at least for now. Per a league source, Elliott has privately said that he will hold out of training camp..." July 15

  • Alex Smith has leg brace removed eight months after injury

    Larry Brown Sports "Alex Smith took a step toward recovering from his catastrophic leg injury with the removal of a brace on Monday. Smith’s wife posted a picture to Instagram of the Washington Redskins quarterback holding up his complex leg brace, adding in a caption that it was a “big..." July 15

  • Raiders, Stadium Authority named in lawsuit over disputed payment

    Las Vegas Review-Journal "A subcontractor on the Las Vegas Stadium has filed suit claiming it is owed $2.8 million for work tied to the $1.8 billion, 65,000 seat stadium. The Oakland Raiders, the Las Vegas Stadium Events Co., the Las Vegas Stadium Authority, general contractor Mortenson-McCarthy, Merrill Iron..." July 15

  • Giants suspend Kamrin Moore after his recent arrest

    247 Sports "Kamrin Moore has been suspended by the New York Giants, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. Moore will remain suspended pending a further investigation, after he was recently charged with third-degree aggravated assault for punching a woman and knocking her..." July 15

  • Cincinnati Bengals guard Clint Boling announces his retirement from the NFL

    Cincinnati Enquirer "Cincinnati Bengals guard Clint Boling has decided to walk away from football. Boling announced his retirement on Monday in a statement through the team. “After eight years in the NFL, it is time for me to step away from the game due to medical reasons,”..." July 15

  • Should the Redskins re-examine RB situation?

    NBC Sports Washington "The Redskins offense struggled to score points in 2018, and heading into 2019, that unit poses the biggest question marks for the organization.  Of course, the biggest mystery remains who will be the starting quarterback. One position that looked like a strength, however, was..." July 15

  • James Conner Says Doctors Gave Him ‘A Week’ To Live If They Didn’t Catch Cancer In Time

    Steelers Depot "All of Steelers’ Nation knows James Conner’s incredible story. The obstacles he’s overcome to get drafted – and then thrive – in the NFL. But in recently appearing on rapper Mike Stud’s podcast, Conner opened up and explained his cancer..." July 15

  • NFL Rumors: Tom Brady ‘Excited As Ever’ For Patriots’ 2019 Season

    NESN "It would be easy for Tom Brady to rest on his laurels. The New England Patriots quarterback will enter the 2019 NFL season just like he has on five other occasions over the course of his 20-year career: as a reigning Super Bowl champion. Brady, of course, has nothing left to prove and..." July 15

  • Sources: Jadeveon Clowney won't get deal by deadline

    ESPN "Houston Texans linebacker Jadeveon Clowney will not get a long-term deal done by Monday's 4 p.m. ET deadline to sign players who have been franchised, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter. No trade is in the works for him either, the sources said. Clowney..." July 15

  • “Some Hope” Falcons & DT Grady Jarrett Can Get Extension Done Before Deadline

    NFL Trade Rumors "Per ESPN’s Adam Schefter, there’s some hope the Falcons and DT Grady Jarrett can reach an agreement on an extension before today’s deadline.  NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport says the two sides will continue to negotiate but have a lot of..." July 15

  • Niners sign Robbie Gould to 4-year, $19M contract

    NFL.com "Robbie Gould is staying in San Francisco long-term after all. The kicker and the 49ers agreed in principle on a long-term contract, NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reported Monday morning, per a source informed of the situation. Sides had until today's 4..." July 15

  • Chiefs Being Cheap With Chris Jones is Beyond Stupid

    12 Up "Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman Chris Jones is one of the best second-round draft steals of the last five years. Yet, despite developing one of their very own into a top pass-rusher in the AFC, KC doesn't appear willing to pay up as the deadline to do so rapidly..." July 15

  • Giants eventually must decide how big a contract extension to offer Saquon Barkley

    New York Daily News "Melvin Gordon’s holdout with the Chargers is a reminder that in three years tops, the Giants will need to decide whether to pay serious money to a running back, too. Not that they don’t already. Drafting Saquon Barkley No. 2 overall last spring put Big Blue on..." July 15

  • NFL rumors: Peyton Manning had “a few teams” interested in him as GM

    Newark Star-Ledger "There was a stretch during the Jets’ search for a general manager that the rumor mill started getting out of hand. One rumor in particular that caught some steam had former NFL star quarterback Peyton Manning as a candidate for the position. The connection at least made..." July 15

  • NFL rumors: Would NFL actually give TV rights to Amazon, Netflix or DAZN? Here’s what Roger Goodell thinks

    Awful Announcing "The NFL’s broadcast rights deals end in 2022, and the league is already starting to think about what those negotiations might look like. Compared to the last round of rights negotiations, the NFL has more possible suitors for their product in the form of various streaming..." July 15

  • 10 NFL rookies set to surprise this season

    Sportsnaut "We previously looked at 10 high NFL Draft picks from this year’s class set to disappoint as rookies. While that was a negative look at some of the best-known youngsters, we’re now going in a different direction. The Arizona Cardinals need wide receiver help. This..." July 15

  • Former Titans linebacker Derrick Morgan announces retirement

    Tennessean "After a nine-year NFL career spent entirely with the Titans, Derrick Morgan is hanging up his cleats. Morgan, 30, announced his retirement via Instagram on Monday morning. The Titans drafted the outside linebacker out of Georgia Tech with the 16th overall pick in 2010. He..." July 15

  • The fans seem to want to stick with 16 games

    Pro Football Talk "With the sudden proliferation of stories about the NFL’s desire to expand the season to 18 games, we decided on Friday to get scientific. Or as close to scientific as social media allows. A Twitter poll asked you, the reader, to vote on four options for the length of a..." July 15

  • Will Jerry Jones deliver sports betting in Texas?

    Pro Football Talk "Everything is bigger in Texas. Except for sports betting, which remains nonexistent. Kevin Sherrington of the Dallas Morning News takes a look at the status of efforts to legalize sports wagering in Texas. Powerful forces are aligned against it, but one very powerful owner could be..." July 14

  • Report: Giants’ Eli Manning-Daniel Jones not in a real competition

    Clutch Points "The New York Giants shocked the NFL when they used their sixth overall pick on Daniel Jones. Jones is heading into training camp ready to compete for the starting job but is there really a competition? According to Jordan Raanan of ESPN, Eli Manning and Jones are not in a real..." July 14

  • Disgruntled Antonio Brown tweets, then deletes message about his ‘Madden’ rating

    Silver & Black Pride "The four players who will be rated 99 OVR in the Madden 20 game at launch day have been released, and surprisingly last year’s cover athlete Antonio Brown is not amongst them. He had a little something to say about that today. Leave it to the company that stuck Darth Vader into..." July 14

  • Marquez Valdes-Scantling working out with Randy Moss

    247 Sports "Marquez Valdes-Scantling is looking to build on a productive rookie season. And in order for him to do that, the second-year Green Bay Packers wide receiver is working with one of the best to ever play the game.  Valdes-Scantling was recently on the NFL Network show Good Morning..." July 14

  • Colts’ Devin Funchess Baby Mama Puts Him On Blast For Being A Deadbeat Dad

    Total Pro Sports "Devin Funchess was looking to make some noise with the Indianapolis Colts after signing a 1-year deal with the franchise. Well, he’s made some noise, but not in the way that he had hoped. The mother of his child, Shelby Wiltshire, was seemingly fed up with how the wide receiver..." July 14

  • Champ Bailey chooses agent Jack Reale as HOF presenter

    Pro Football Talk "Jack Reale represented Champ Bailey throughout his playing career and Reale will represent Bailey at this summer’s Hall of Fame induction ceremony as well. Bailey has selected Reale as his presenter for the August 3 event in Canton, Ohio. Reale represented Bailey’s older..." July 14

  • Ezekiel Elliott’s attorneys accuse security guard of extortion

    USA Today "The security guard Ezekiel Elliott shoved this past May in Las Vegas has filed charges against the Dallas Cowboys running back.  Kyle Johnson, the security guard Elliott shoved into a metal fence during EDC Las Vegas, said he does not want to see the 23-year-old go..." July 14

  • Commissioner confirms NFL wants new CBA by start of regular season

    Yahoo! Sports "It’s been reported, somewhere, that the NFL wants to have a new Collective Bargaining Agreement in place before the start of the 2019 regular season, the NFL’s 100th. Recently, Commissioner Roger Goodell confirmed it. “That’s certainly our intent,”..." July 14

  • 911 Call Released of Ex-NFL QB Anthony Wright Being Shot Multiple Times ‘He’s Breathing, But He’s Fading!’

    TMZ "Ex-NFL QB Anthony Wright is lucky to be alive today ... a witness to his shooting last week says the former Baltimore Raven was "fading" quickly after he was shot in the back and chest. It's all in new 911 audio obtained by TMZ Sports ... where a man says he saw Wright..." July 14

  • Melvin Gordon gains nothing by sitting out the full year

    Pro Football Talk "Last year, Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell won his freedom from Pittsburgh by sitting out the entire season. This year, with Chargers running back Melvin Gordon threatening to do the same thing, some think that, like Bell, Gordon could end up forcing his way to free agency by literally..." July 14