The recent trade for Carson Wentz has hamstrung the Indianapolis Colts into building around a quarterback who might not be salvageable. PFF's Timo Riske examines the risk and limited reward that comes with last week's trade.
Nearly a week after being put on notice by the team's general manager, Titans 2020 first-round pick Isaiah Wilson wrote on Twitter Monday night that he is "done with football as a Titan," before deleting the tweet soon after.
As much as longtime Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright wants to finish his career with the team that drafted him, he doesn't want to do so on anything other than a market-value contract, he told CBS Sports Radio in an interview that aired Monday.
Eager and willing to play two more years, Dez Bryant, who had just six catches in six games with the Ravens last year, won't be returning to Baltimore, the outspoken wide receiver said Tuesday night on social media.
Last year's CBA should have been a defining moment for DeMaurice Smith and the labor force of America's most popular sport. Instead, some players -- and some owners -- have come to see Smith as an asset to management.
Veteran offensive lineman Nick Easton has drawn interest from four teams after his release from the New Orleans Saints two weeks ago, according to NFL reporter Josina Anderson. Easton was cut by the Saints in a salary cap move as they were well over the cap. However, the Saints are one of the four teams […]
Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones is expected to be the top running back on the free agent market when the new league year begins next month. According to Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald, when Jones hits the market the Miami Dolphins will be one of the teams pursuing him. The report says […]
The Ravens weren’t expected to bring back Dez Bryant anyway, but the receiver made clear in a series of tweets Tuesday night, that he has no interest in returning. Bryant, 32, played six games, making six catches for 47 yards and two touchdowns, in his return to football after two years out of the game. […]
It’s one thing for the Steelers to want to bring quarterback Ben Roethlisberger back for another year. It’s quite another for the Steelers to want to pay him the full $19 million he’s due to make in 2021. It’s currently unclear whether the Steelers will try to get Roethlisberger to take less money. If it’s […]
Tiger Woods was on his way to meet NFL quarterbacks Drew Brees and Justin Herbert when he crashed his car in a rollover accident in the Los Angeles area Tuesday, Shelley Smith of ESPN reports. Woods reportedly was running late for a scheduled photo shoot with Brees and Herbert, who were playing golf. Woods underwent […]
Tennessee legalized sports wagering late last year. It’s biggest event to date has triggered one of the biggest controversies to emerge since the Supreme Court opened the nationwide betting floodgates nearly three years ago. According to TNBets.com, via David Purdum of ESPN.com, Tennessee authorities recently announced that two of the state’s four official sportsbooks experienced […]
The Washington Football Team will have a proper football team name again, eventually. On Tuesday, the organization launched a website that will chronicle the team’s search for a new name. WashingtonJourney.com allows fans to submit their own ideas for a new name for the franchise. The organization retired its former nickname last year, under mounting […]
Former 49ers receiver Dick Witcher has died, the team announced Tuesday. Witcher was 76. Witcher spent his entire eight-year career with the 49ers. The team selected him in the eighth-round of the 1966 draft. He appeared in 109 games with 59 starts. Witcher finished his career with 172 receptions for 2,359 yards and 14 touchdowns. […]
Steelers team president Art Rooney II met with Ben Roethlisberger on Tuesday. The meeting went well, according to a report afterward. Apparently, the meaning of “the meeting went well” is both sides have agreed to give it another go. Ryan Tollner, the quarterback’s agent, told Aditi Kinkhabwala of NFL Network that the Steelers “want Ben […]
The face shield worn by Chiefs coach Andy Reid during the 2020 season is going on display at the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame announced that Reid has provided a hat and face shield from the season for part of the Hall of Fame’s Pro Football Today Gallery. The unique way […]
The Texans re-signed a pair of pending restricted free agents on Tuesday, but they also cut a couple of players loose. Houston released offensive lineman Senio Kelemete and linebacker Peter Kalambayi. Per Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, releasing Kelemete will create about $1.5 million in cap space. Kelemete appeared in 14 games in 2020, making […]
The Texans re-signed one impending restricted free agent earlier on Tuesday and that work continued into the afternoon. Per multiple reports, Houston is re-signing running back Buddy Howell to a one-year contract instead of letting him hit restricted free agency. According to Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle, Howell won’t make as much as he would […]
There was word last month that police in Parker, Colorado had opened a criminal investigation into undisclosed allegations made against Broncos linebacker Von Miller and Tuesday brought an update in the status of that case. The police department has turned over the results of the investigation to the 18th Judicial District District Attorney in Colorado […]
Soon-to-be-free-agent quarterback Cam Newton recently declared that there aren’t 32 quarterbacks better than him. He’s right. On Tuesday’s PFT Live, Simms and I went through all 32 teams and identified several starting (for now) quarterbacks who aren’t as good, in our view, as Newton. Check out the attached video for the full discussion. Or keep […]
J.K. Dobbins was used to being the featured back at Ohio State. He rushed for 1,403 yards as a true freshman at Ohio State in 2017, and ended up with 5,104 yards from scrimmage and 43 total touchdowns in his three years with the program. So it took a little adjusting to the Ravens’ heavy […]
Cornerback Cornell Armstrong was set for restricted free agency next month, but the Texans have moved to keep him off that market. Armstrong’s agent Brett Tessler announced that his client has signed a new deal with Houston for the 2021 season. No financial terms of that deal were announced. Armstrong was a 2018 sixth-round pick […]
Fullback Kyle Juszczyk is scheduled to become a free agent next month. The 49ers would love to keep him off the market. The sides have had “a few preliminary exchanges” about a potential return, Josina Anderson reports. Anderson adds that Juszczyk would be “happy to return” to the 49ers if they can work something out. […]
A year ago this week, the NFL Players Association was inching toward a final vote on a proposed 10-year labor deal. Fair questions and concerns can be raised about some of the specific terms, including the agreement by the union to stage 17 regular-season games per year, which is expected to begin in 2021. Regardless […]
Last year Broncos safety Justin Simmons played the season on the one-year franchise tag. This year he may do it again. The Broncos are expected to put the franchise tag on Simmons again this season, according to multiple reports. That doesn’t necessarily mean Simmons will play on the franchise tag, but it would mean he’d […]
The Panthers have brought back offensive tackle Trent Scott on a one-year deal, the club announced on Tuesday. Scott was slated to become a restricted free agent next month. Carolina claimed him off waivers when the Chargers cut him in September. Scott appeared in 14 games for the Panthers in 2020, starting four of them at […]