• Giants, Odell Beckham Jr. Yet To Begin Serious Extension Discussions

    Pro Football Rumors "Despite Odell Beckham Jr. having become extension-eligible in January 2017, he and the Giants aren’t far along in contract discussions. The Giants have held preliminary talks with Beckham about what would have to be a monstrous re-up, but Ralph Vacchiano of SNY.tv..." June 21

  • Prescott willing to consider Cowboys' needs in extension talks

    USA Today "With his third season as the starting quarterback of the Dallas Cowboys looming, Dak Prescott faces his most crucial campaign yet. The Cowboys are aiming for a postseason return, but Prescott's 2018 performance will also have a significant impact on negotiations with the..." June 21

  • Adrian Peterson still looking for a team in 2018

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "After the Vikings decided to end Peterson’s 10-year run in purple by signing Latavius Murray in March 2017, the 2012 NFL MVP signed with the Saints on April 25, finalizing a two-year deal to play with Drew Brees and get a fresh start after an injury-filled final season in Minnesota. That..." June 21

  • Bradley Chubb finalizing contract that will include $17.9 million signing bonus

    9 News "Bradley Chubb’s life may not change, but his bank account will. Chubb is finalizing a contract agreement with the Broncos this morning, a league source told 9News. Based on the league’s formula slotting system, Chubb is to get a four-year, $27.27 million fully..." June 21

  • NFL Rumors: Aaron Rodgers & Danica Patrick Have Reportedly Called It

    Total Pro Sports "Back in January, it was confirmed that Aaron Rodgers had a new love interest and was dating Danica Patrick. “Yes, Aaron and I are dating,” Patrick told The Associated Press at the time. Everything seemed to be going great as Danica transitioned away from her sport into..." June 21

  • Robby Anderson gets six months probation for reckless driving

    Fantasy Pros "NFL Network's Mike Garofolo is reporting that Jets wide receiver Robby Anderson has pled guilty to his reckless driving charge and has been given six months of probation. The league has been monitoring the situation all along and they're contemplating a suspension. (Mike Garafolo on..." June 21

  • Saints' Alvin Kamara ranks atop NFL.com fantasy football list

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Alvin Kamara joined the New Orleans Saints as a third-round drafted running back, the fifth player at his position taken in the 2017 NFL Draft. One year later, he's considered by one NFL.com fantasy expert to be the top player in the league -- at least based on potential..." June 21

  • Joe Thomas taking his time with broadcasting offers

    Wisconsin State Journal "Joe Thomas knew it was a joke from the start, but he played along. With his home-state Green Bay Packers in some measure of disarray at right tackle — with veteran starter Bryan Bulaga coming off reconstructive knee surgery, young backups Jason Spriggs and Kyle Murphy coming off..." June 21

  • David Njoku made strides this spring from raw prospect to player Browns believe he can become

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "David Njoku was just 20 years old when the Browns traded two picks to move back into the first round to select him in 2017. Words like "freak" have followed him around since his college days. Draft analyst Dane Brugler tweeted in the run-up to the draft last year. These are..." June 21

  • Jim Kelly having follow-up surgery today

    Buffalo News "Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly's road to recovery from oral cancer included another surgery Thursday in New York City. Kelly's wife, Jill, posted on Instagram that Thursday's procedure is "another step forward in the healing process," adding that if all..." June 21

  • Chargers Are Ready to Claim Their Piece of the Los Angeles Sports Market

    SI "The Los Angeles Chargers headquarters is located in a nondescript leased office building amidst a white-collar industrial sprawl in Costa Mesa, Calif., about 45 minutes from downtown L.A. The building is located to the left of a circular courtyard. To the right of the courtyard is a vacant..." June 21

  • Colts get creative to sell tickets

    Pro Football Talk "The Colts have had a hard time selling season tickets, so they’ll be selling half-season tickets. The team announced on Thursday that a pair of five-game packages are available, for the first time ever. “In today’s demanding world, consumers have more..." June 21

  • What Brandon Marshall must do to stick with the Seahawks

    ESPN "Before you pencil Brandon Marshall onto the Seattle Seahawks' roster, let alone into the No. 3 spot in their wide receiving corps, it's important to remember Antoine Winfield. Or Jahri Evans. Or Eric Winston. Or Barrett Ruud. All four fit a similar profile. They were..." June 21

  • N.F.L. Players to Trump: Here’s Whom You Should Pardon

    New York Times "President Trump recently made an offer to National Football League players like us who are committed to protesting injustice. Instead of protesting, he suggested, we should give him names of people we believe were “unfairly treated by the justice system.” If he agrees they were..." June 21

  • Raiders offer rookies help adjusting to NFL life

    NBC Sports Bay Area "Most Raiders are on summer vacation. Last week’s mandatory minicamp capped the offseason program, giving veteran players freedom to rest, relax or go find a white-sand beach. Raiders rookies haven’t left Alameda yet. They spent the last few months learning about new..." June 21

  • Richard Sherman found Jimmy Garoppolo's tell, so Garoppolo is using it to his advantage

    CBS Sports "Richard Sherman has been Jimmy Garoppolo's teammate in San(Francisco)ta Clara for just over three months and he's already identified Garoppolo's tell -- a potentially hazardous flaw that opposing defenses might be able to use stop the unstoppable quarterback. It's either..." June 21

  • Can Titans ignite fandom with 'Hard Knocks' style reality TV show?

    Tennessean "The Titans are offering a rare look behind the scenes at their preseason workouts in their online series ‘Igniting the Fire.’ They posted the first preview of the series online Monday morning. Fans will be able to check the series out on Facebook, with the debut..." June 21

  • Shaq Lawson: It’s time to wake up

    Pro Football Talk "Defensive end Shaq Lawson has lost weight this offseason in a bid to stay healthy and productive for the Bills after two seasons that saw him fall short on both those fronts. Those shortfalls have led coach Sean McDermott to say it is time for Lawson to..." June 21

  • Streaker hit by player at CFL game hires lawyer, says he was injured

    Vancouver Courier "Preszler Law Firm sent out a release on the wire June 20 saying they’ve been retained as the legal counsel for the “young man involved in the on-field incident at the BC Lions game on June 16, 2018.” That would be the incident where the young man ran onto the field..." June 21

  • Report: Jameis Winston preparing to be suspended

    Larry Brown Sports "Jameis Winston is preparing to be suspended by the NFL, according to a report. Jeff Cameron, a host on 97.9 FM ESPN Radio in Tallahassee, said on air Wednesday that Winston will be suspended in connection to his 2016 Uber incident. Cameron’s comments were shared and..." June 20

  • T.O.: 'I have nothing to do with Julio except training'

    Bleacher Report "There are three facts we need to get straight before we dive into this story about Julio Jones and Terrell Owens. First: Jones wants more money, and he skipped minicamp to get more money. This is a fact. Second: The relationship between Jones and the Falcons is strained...." June 20

  • Broncos' stadium gets new, temporary name

    ESPN "The home of the Denver Broncos will be known as Broncos Stadium at Mile High while the team continues to look for a new naming-rights sponsor. The team announced the temporary name change Wednesday following a vote by the district that oversees the taxpayer-built..." June 20

  • 49ers Potential Landing Spot For WR Dez Bryant?

    NFL Trade Rumors "Mike Freeman of B/R continues to hear that the 49ers are a potential landing spot for free agent WR Dez Bryant. However, Freeman adds that Bryant signing with the 49ers is “far from certain” at this point in time and the truth is that no seems to have a concrete..." June 20

  • Report: 49ers may cut 2016 first-round draft pick Joshua Garnett

    Pro Football Talk "The 49ers liked guard Joshua Garnett so much in the 2016 NFL draft that they traded up to get a second first-round pick and acquire him. They don’t like him so much anymore. Garnett was drafted by former G.M. Trent Baalke and coach Chip Kelly, and now that new G.M...." June 20

  • Aqib Talib On Blocking Trade To 49ers

    Pro Football Rumors "In March, Broncos GM John Elway reached agreement on a deal to send Aqib Talib to the 49ers for a fourth-round pick in the 2019 draft. Or, so he thought. Talib blocked the deal, forcing Elway to instead send the cornerback to the Rams for a 2018 fifth-round choice. In an..." June 20

  • Holdout still on table for Giants WR Odell Beckham, Jr.

    SNY TV "Odell Beckham, Jr. promised he won't hold out, but sources in his camp insist a holdout is still on the table. Pat Shurmur said he expects Beckham will show up to camp on time, but team sources say they're not so sure about that. Beckham wants a new contract, but there's no..." June 20

  • Bill O’Brien, Texans are in a “good place”

    Pro Football Talk "It doesn’t seem that long ago that everyone wondered whether Bill O’Brien would coach the Texans in 2018. Now, he has a new contract, with a raise, and a new General Manager — Brian Gaine — who is a close friend. “I love working here,” O’Brien..." June 20

  • Cowboys QB Dak Prescott thinks Dez Bryant should sign with Saints

    Clutch Points "The Dallas Cowboys made an interesting decision earlier in this NFL offseason to part ways with longtime wide receiver Dez Bryant. The team simply wanted to move on as they were unwilling to pay $12.5 million to an aging wideout that could be on the downside of his career. Although..." June 20

  • Giants rookie Saquon Barkley has top-selling NFL jersey

    New York Daily News "Saquon Barkley has yet to play a game in the NFL but he is already one of the most popular players in the league, at least according to jersey sales. The Giants rookie running back has had the No. 1 selling jersey in the NFL this week and the last 30 days, per DICK’S..." June 20

  • Jay-Z Says He Turned Down NFL's Super Bowl Offer

    TMZ "Jay-Z says the NFL approached him to perform at the Super Bowl -- but he shot them down saying, "You need me, I don't need you." It's all part of Jay and Beyonce's new song, "Apesh*t" (featuring Quavo and Offset), which dropped..." June 20

  • Falcons OC Steve Sarkisian On The Hot Seat?

    Pro Football Rumors "Steve Sarkisian is entering his second season as Falcons offensive coordinator, but the coach’s job could already be in jeopardy. Appearing on “The Wake Up Call” on ESPN Charlotte, D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution said Sarkisian is..." June 20

  • Free Agent WR Eric Decker Believes He’d Be Good Fit With Patriots

    NFL Trade Rumors "Free agent WR Eric Decker mentioned during an interview with Sirius XM NFL Radio that he’s hoping to catch on with a team and have an opportunity to compete for a Super Bowl. “I took a few visits and talked to some teams,” Decker said. “At..." June 20

  • Hue Jackson is Vegas favorite to be first coach fired next season

    Sportsnaut "It’s not terribly surprising that Cleveland Browns head coach Hue Jackson will head into the 2018 NFL season clearly on the hot seat. His Browns are coming off a 2017 campaign in which the team posted just the second winless 16-game regular season in league history. Jackson..." June 20

  • Le’Veon Bell isn’t worried about his body wearing down

    Pro Football Talk "Le'Veon Bell hasn’t been doing any football work with the Steelers this offseason and it hasn’t been on his own individual workout schedule at this point. Bell has been doing other training, including boxing, as he tries to do cardio and “stay off my joints..." June 20

  • Source: 'Monster' financial gap between Panthers, key player in contract year

    Charlotte Observer "The Carolina Panthers' contract negotiations with representatives for right tackle Daryl Williams face a "monster gap" financially between the player and the team, a source close to the process said. A league source said Tuesday that it would be "shocking" if a..." June 20

  • Redskins QB Alex Smith understands that expectations will be high immediately

    NBC Sports Washington "Last week I wrote that Gruden expects Alex Smith to be ready to win in Week 1. Smith understands those expectations and plans to meet them. “No, I don’t think you can rely on the fact that, ‘Oh, it’s the first year here.’ Nobody cares,” he said when..." June 20

  • Christian Kirksey Absurdly Claims the Browns Will Make the Playoffs

    12 Up "Clearly the Browns aren't lacking confidence this offseason.  Josh Gordon started the party of praise early, as he labeled ​Cleveland's wide receiving corps as the best in the NFL. It caught many off guard, as it was surprising to see the 0-16 Browns speak..." June 20

  • Veteran NT B.J. Raji Unlikely To Attempt Comeback

    Pro Football Rumors "When nose tackle B.J. Raji walked away from football in 2016, he declared it a “hiatus” instead of a retirement. Well, the 31-year-old probably won’t be returning to the NFL anytime soon. ESPN’s Rob Demovsky tweets that he’s asked several agents..." June 20

  • Tom Brady Hints at Retiring at 45

    Bleacher Report "New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady may have teased a time frame for his eventual retirement while posting a comment on Instagram. ESPN shared a statement Brady made to Oprah Winfrey about how he's contemplating wrapping his NFL career now more than he has in the past..." June 19

  • NFL to testify at congressional hearing on sports betting

    ESPN "A congressional hearing on sports betting is being scheduled for next week in Washington, D.C., with the NFL among those invited to testify, sources told ESPN. The House Judiciary Committee will tentatively hold the hearing June 26, unless circumstances force it to be..." June 19

  • Adam Vinatieri: ‘I’m Not Looking To Hang Them Up Anytime Soon’

    Colts " Adam Vinatieri could very well become the National Football League’s all-time leader in career made field goals and points scored, and he could very well achieve those feats by midway through the 2018 season. Both achievements would be the cherry on top to what has already..." June 19

  • It Really Doesn't Matter Jimmy Garoppolo Sometimes Stinks in Practice

    The Big Lead "The Golden State’s golden boy, Jimmy Garoppolo hasn’t looked like the unbeatable quarterback he was during the 2017 season. In fact, he had a really bad minicamp. The San Francisco 49ers quarterback struggled mightily during the team’s two-day mandatory practice..." June 19

  • Respected NFL exec makes bold prediction about the 2018 Browns

    Larry Brown Sports "Scot McCloughan has been considered one of the best talent evaluators in football for several years, and he was hired by the Cleveland Browns as a draft consultant earlier this year. He apparently thinks the team has done an outstanding job of rebuilding this offseason. In one of his..." June 19

  • Veteran NT B.J. Raji Unlikely To Attempt Comeback

    Pro Football Rumors "When nose tackle B.J. Raji walked away from football in 2016, he declared it a “hiatus” instead of a retirement. Well, the 31-year-old probably won’t be returning to the NFL anytime soon. ESPN’s Rob Demovsky tweets that he’s asked several agents about Raji’s..." June 19

  • Falcons worried over Julio Jones-Terrell Owens friendship

    New York Post "The Falcons’ front office isn’t thrilled with Julio Jones’ offseason activities. The explosive receiver, who curiously scrubbed his social media feeds of Atlanta-related content earlier this year, has been working out with polarizing Hall of Famer Terrell..." June 19

  • Tom Brady to Oprah: Deflategate ‘best month off’ ever

    Boston Herald "While several released clips already caught headlines from Oprah Winfrey’s interview with Tom Brady, there was still plenty of other noteworthy segments from the hour-long session with the Patriots quarterback that aired yesterday on the OWN network. There were questions about..." June 19

  • Ravens Sign First-Round TE Hayden Hurst

    Pro Football Rumors "The Ravens have agreed to sign rookie tight end Hayden Hurst, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com (on Twitter). With that signing, the Ravens now have both of their entire draft class wrapped up.  Hurst, a 6’5″, 250-pound prospect out of South Carolina,..." June 19

  • Supplemental draft prospect has a visit lined up after pro day

    Pro Football Talk "Visits to team headquarters are part of the norm before the regular NFL Draft. When they happen before the supplemental draft, it’s more unique. Also, it’s June. According to Mike Garafolo of the NFL Network, Virginia Tech cornerback Adonis Alexander will meet with seven..." June 19

  • After Seahawks draft punter, Jon Ryan tells GM 'I'm going to make you look really dumb'

    CBS Sports "Seahawks punter Jon Ryan is 36 years old. He has two years left on the four-year, $10 million deal he signed in 2016, though there's the very real possibility that he's not with the team when the regular season begins. That's because Seattle moved up to take punter Michael Dickson..." June 19

  • Le'Veon Bell explains why he has taken up boxing this offseason while he seeks contract

    ESPN "Le'Veon Bell paints himself a villain, but he's the protagonist in the football story of Groveport Madison High School outside Columbus, Ohio, where hundreds of coaches and athletes gathered on a soaked Friday night in June hoping to take Le'Veon Bell Field. The $750,000..." June 19