The Baltimore Ravens receiving corps will be in much better shape this season with Rashod Bateman, Marquise Brown and Sammy Watkins, and there’s enthusiasm around the team about the upgrades ahead of the 2021 NFL season.
First-round picks from the 2021 NFL Draft seem destined to make an immediate impact, but there are several Day 2 picks, including Elijah Moore, Christian Barmore and Rondale Moore who can surprise in 2021.
New England Patriots running back Damien Harris and San Francisco 49ers running back Trey Sermon are among the top players to target in the middle rounds at the position for 2021 fantasy football drafts.
The Indianapolis Colts will be without both Carson Wentz and Quenton Nelson to start the 2021 NFL season, as Nelson is now expected to undergo foot surgery to address a similar injury to the one that Wentz suffered last week.
Due to the proliferation of the COVID-19 delta variant and the rise of "breakthrough" positive cases among vaccinated individuals, the NFLPA will recommend to the league that vaccinated players and staff be tested every day they enter a club facility.
Aaron Rodgers said he's had some "positive conversations" with Packers GM Brian Gutekunst but emphasized that "relationships aren't formed in a matter of a couple days" and that it's a "work in progress."
"Not one person, from my point of view, has treated him any different," Raiders quarterback Derek Carr says of the attitude among the team toward defensive end Carl Nassib since he announced he is gay in June.
Veteran defensive tackle Gerald McCoy, 33, drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the first round all the way back in 2010, has joined the Las Vegas Raiders with a free-agent deal announced by the team on Wednesday.
The future of the Bills in Buffalo became slightly less clear on Sunday, when the Buffalo News reported that owners of the team want a new stadium to be funded entirely by taxpayer money. On Wednesday, Erie County executive Mark Poloncarz tried to take some steam out of the situation — with an important caveat. […]
Seattle Seahawks linebacker Darrell Taylor did not play a single snap during his rookie season in the NFL last year. The 2020 second-round pick out of the University of Tennessee struggled to fully recover from surgery that inserted a metal rod into his leg to address ongoing stress fractures. Taylor was on the non-football injury […]
Jadeveon Clowney was the No. 1 overall choice in 2014, and he has made three Pro Bowls in his career. Clowney has shown flashes of greatness for sure. But the pass rusher has missed 29 games for injury in seven seasons, has never had double-digit sacks in a season, has never made All-Pro and has […]
The third overall pick in the 2010 officially has his fourth team. Defensive tackle Gerald McCoy has signed with the Raiders. The team announced the move on Wednesday. McCoy, a six-time Pro Bowler, spent nine seasons with the Buccaneers. Cut by Tampa two years ago, he signed with the Panthers. He joined the Cowboys in […]
Packers fans have plenty to worry about when it comes to the future of quarterback Aaron Rodgers. It looks like they now have one less thing to worry about. Via Cynthia Littleton of Variety.com, Jeopardy! executive producer Mike Richards is in “advanced negotiations” to become the next permanent host of the show. It’s not done […]
Giants tight end Levine Toilolo will miss the entire 2021 NFL season with a torn Achilles tendon. Toilolo was carted off the practice field today, and this evening the team made the announcement that he suffered the injury. The 30-year-old Toilolo was heading into his second season with the Giants and had restructured his contract […]
As circumstances change, protocols change, too. Via Mark Maske of the Washington Post, the NFL Players Association has informed its members that it plans to propose to the league daily testing of all vaccinated players and staff. Currently, vaccinated players and staff are tested once every 14 days. In recent weeks, however, it has become […]
Raiders defensive lineman Carl Nassib announced in June that he is gay. That makes him the NFL’s only openly gay player. Nassib received support from others around the NFL immediately after his video, but everyone was watching to see the reception he would receive within the team once training camp started. It’s been all positive […]
What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. But apparently only for a year. Two more front-office executives have left the Raiders, increasing the recent total to four. Joining team president Marc Badain and V.P. of strategy and business development Brandon Doll as former Raiders employees are CEO Ed Villanueva and controller Araxie Grant, via the […]
The Jaguars have nine days to go before their first preseason game, so Urban Meyer said the team has yet to decide how much Trevor Lawrence will play. Meyer said he will make the decision with input from offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell and passing game coordinator Brian Schottenheimer. “There’s a reason why I hired Bevell […]
The Washington Football Team is prohibiting Native American headdresses and face paint at FedEx Field this season, Nicki Jhabvala of The Washington Post reports. The team issued its 2021 stadium policies and protocols Wednesday. The Washington Football Team announced in the spring that it was opening the stadium to full capacity after a total attendance […]
Josh Allen looked like one of the worst quarterbacks in the NFL in his first season, and like one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL by his third. As he heads into his fourth, Allen says his development has gone according to the Bills’ plan. “I think patience is probably the main thing,” Allen […]
The Giants announced Wednesday they have signed Tommy Stevens as a tight end. The Panthers waived Stevens on June 1. He worked out for the Packers on July 22. Stevens played quarterback at Mississippi State in 2019 after playing his first three seasons at Penn State. He played quarterback, running back and wide receiver for […]
The Rams are getting one of their fastest receivers back at practice. Los Angeles announced on Wednesday that the team has activated second-round rookie Tutu Atwell off the reserve/COVID-19 list. Atwell has been on the list since July 26, which means he has been out for every full-squad training camp practice. The Louisville product told […]
Offensive lineman Jeremiah Poutasi has landed a job in Las Vegas. The Raiders announced on Wednesday that Poutasi has signed a contract with the team. The move comes a day after veteran tackle Sam Young was placed on the reserve/retired list. Poutasi was a Titans third-round pick in 2015. He started seven of the 11 […]
The NFL’s new 17-game schedule is going to be an adjustment for everybody. From overall team records to “Week 18,” it’s probably going to take a while for players, coaches, executives, and fans to get it all right. But for the players, especially those who play physically demanding positions, there could be a lot that […]
Defensive tackle Gerald McCoy said in April that he knows he still has the ability to play football at a high level and he’s found a team willing to give him a chance to show what he can do. Field Yates of ESPN reports that McCoy is working out for the Raiders. McCoy signed with […]
The Steelers announced they waived defensive back DeMarkus Acy and offensive tackle Anthony Coyle with injury designations Wednesday. The team did not announce replacements on the 90-player roster. Pittsburgh plays the Cowboys in the Hall of Fame Game on Thursday. Acy tore an anterior cruciate ligament during Tuesday’s practice. The Steelers signed Acy on May […]
The Lions announced they cut linebacker Reggie Gilbert on Wednesday. The team signed him June 7. Gilbert signed with the Packers as an undrafted free agent in 2016 and spent his rookie season on the practice squad. He appeared in 18 games over the next two seasons and moved on to play 11 games with […]
The Cardinals have added some depth for their offensive line. Arizona has signed Ryan Pope, the team announced on Wednesday. Pope has bounced around since entering the league as an undrafted free agent out of San Diego State in 2019. He has spent time with the Lions, 49ers, and Jaguars. For most of last year, […]