It may seem a bit premature to talk extension, but at a certain point, the Patriots will be doing themselves a favor by locking Cam Newton up before his price jumps. If the two sides do begin negotiating, here's what a potential deal could look like.
While Justin Herbert showed plenty of promise in his rookie debut, he isn't worth starting in Week 3. Meanwhile, the once fantasy-irrelevant Mitchell Trubisky is worth starting against the Atlanta Falcons.
Highlighting the best and worst trench matchups ahead of Week 3. The Bears' offensive line is set to dominate its matchup with the Atlanta Falcons' pass rush, while the Packers' Sunday Night Football clash with the Saints will make for interesting viewing.
With Chris Godwin on the mend and an exploitable defense on deck, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady gets the green light in Andrew Erickson’s look at NFL Week 2 fantasy football sit/start decisions.
Cowboys QB Dak Prescott and Falcons tight end Hayden Hurst plan to work this offseason in suicide prevention, Prescott said Thursday. Hurst has been open about attempting suicide, and Prescott has talked about his brother's death by suicide in April.
Set to face the Dallas Cowboys, his hometown team, Seattle Seahawks safety Jamal Adams said Thursday he's heard through the grapevine that the Cowboys don't think he's that good in coverage, providing a little extra motivation for Sunday's game.
A Kentucky grand jury indicted Louisville police officer Brett Hankison on three counts of wanton endangerment in the first degree in the shooting case of Breonna Taylor. Athletes from all over the sports world took to social media to react.
NFL players are becoming more and more willing to speak their minds on matters of social justice. Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott, the face of America’s Team, didn’t hesitate to express his views regarding the decision by prosecutors in Louisville to not charge any of the police officers involved in the shooting death of Breonna Taylor. […]
Six weeks later, Pac-12 leaders changed their minds. The conference announced Aug. 11 it was postponing all sports until at least Jan. 1, citing health and safety concerns related to COVID-19. On Thursday, via ESPN, the Pac-12 will play a seven-game conference schedule beginning Nov. 6. The Pac-12’s CEO group approved the plan Thursday, eight […]
The Jaguars downgraded receiver DJ Chark earlier Thursday, ruling him out of tonight’s game. He is inactive with chest and back injuries. Keelan Cole is expected to start in Chark’s place. The Jaguars’ other inactives are quarterback Jake Luton, cornerback Josiah Scott, cornerback Luq Barcoo, defensive lineman Doug Costin and center Brandon Linder (knee). Kicker […]
Saints receiver Michael Thomas set the NFL record last season with 149 catches. He made 20 of those in the first two weeks. Cardinals receiver DeAndre Hopkins has 22 catches already this season. His previous best through the first two games was 14 receptions, which he accomplished three times with the Texans. Yes, it’s early, […]
Colts tight end Jack Doyle missed all three practices last week with ankle and knee injuries. He did not play against the Vikings. Doyle returned to practice Thursday as a limited participant and is listed with only a knee injury. Mo Alie-Cox started in place of Doyle and made a career-high five receptions fro 111 […]
The Chiefs may have cornerback Charvarius Ward back in the lineup for Monday night’s game against the Ravens. Ward broke his hand in the season opener and didn’t practice at all last week before sitting out the team’s Week Two overtime win over the Chargers. He returned to practice as a limited participant on Thursday, […]
The Browns have the best 1-2 rushing punch in the NFL. Nick Chubb, who finished second in the league in rushing last season, currently ranks fourth with 184 yards. Kareem Hunt, who won the rushing title as a rookie, is tied for eighth with 158 rushing yards. Where does that leave receiver Odell Beckham Jr.? […]
Packers receiver Davante Adams said Wednesday his hamstring was better, but he was uncertain about his status for Sunday. It would seem that it remains that way a day later. Adams did not practice again Thursday. He played 38 of 73 snaps before his injury, catching three passes for 36 yards. Defensive lineman Kenny Clark […]
Tight end Rob Gronkowski eagerly followed quarterback Tom Brady to Tampa. Now that they’re back together, Brady is paying more attention to his new friends. Gronk has two catches on the season, for 11 yards. Against the Panthers in Week Two, Gronkowski had no receptions. Brady threw the ball to Gronk only once during the […]
It looks like the Saints are likely going to be without wide receiver Michael Thomas against the Packers this weekend. Thomas was listed as not participating on Wednesday’s estimated practice report and he didn’t take part in Thursday’s actual return to the practice field. Thomas suffered a high-ankle sprain against the Buccaneers in Week One […]
Patriots center David Andrews was spotted at the team’s practice Thursday by reporters, but his presence at the field didn’t include participation in the session. Andrews was listed as a non-participant on the team’s injury report for the second straight day. A right hand injury is the reason why Andrews isn’t working and that’s troubling […]
The Falcons had nine players out of Wednesday’s practice. They had eight out Thursday, although center Alex Mack was a veteran rest day and not an injury. Safety Damontae Kazee (hip), linebacker Foye Oluokun (hamstring) and left tackle Jake Matthews (knee) went from out to limited. Tight end Luke Stocker (hip) went from limited to […]
The Raiders didn’t have a full practice on Wednesday, so they made an estimated practice report that showed running back Josh Jacobs and tight end Darren Waller would not have taken part in an actual session. Practice resumed on a normal schedule Thursday, but there was no change in status for either of the offensive […]
J.J. Watt first went on the practice report last week. He was limited all three days leading up to the Week Two game against the Ravens with a hip injury but didn’t have a designation. He played 44 of 65 snaps in the loss to the Ravens and made two sacks. Watt began this week […]
The Rams will be without left guard Joe Noteboom for at least the next three weeks. Noteboom was placed on injured reserve Thursday due to the calf injury he suffered in last Sunday’s win over the Eagles. Rules in effect for this season allow teams to bring back an unlimited number of players from injured […]
The 49ers made only one change to their practice report, and it was more bad news. But what else is new for the defending NFC champions? Linebacker Dre Greenlaw went from limited in Wednesday’s practice to out of Thursday’s work. He has a quadriceps injury. He joined running back Tevin Coleman (knee), defensive end Dee […]
The Dolphins added a little secondary depth, and some familiarity with the opponent for tonight’s game. The Dolphins announced that practice squad cornerback Tae Hayes had been promoted to the active roster for tonight’s game. The Appalachian State product was on the Jaguars practice squad and active roster last season, but the Dolphins claimed him […]
The Steelers were missing their top two receivers at Wednesday’s practice, but they were able to get one back on the field Thursday. Diontae Johnson was a full participant in practice after sitting out on Wednesday due to a toe issue. Johnson’s full return signals that Wednesday was a maintenance day and that he should […]
The Eagles got some good injury news on Thursday when wide receiver Alshon Jeffery took part in practice for the first time since he hurt his foot last December. Getting Jeffery back in the lineup at any point in the near future would be a plus for the Eagles on offense, but they could be […]
When Patrick Mahomes was a rookie, no one knew how great a quarterback he would become. But Marcus Peters had a pretty good idea. Peters, the Ravens cornerback who will play against Mahomes on Monday night, was on the 2017 Chiefs when Mahomes spent the season backing up veteran Alex Smith. Peters says he knew […]