The offensive line is a perennial problem, as is the interior defensive line, but the Los Angeles Chargers have a roster that is going to be competitive every week and could do some damage in the AFC West with good quarterback play.
Denver's 2020 season will be all about the development of Drew Lock and his playmakers, combined with Vic Fangio putting his stamp on the defense. If it all comes together, the Broncos will surprise in 2020.
The NFL is pushing to move up the opt-out deadline from one week after the new CBA side letter is signed, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter, and it now is expected even sooner -- possibly Tuesday or Wednesday.
Four undrafted rookies saw their chances of making the Rams come to an end on Saturday. The Rams announced that they have waived linebacker Daniel Bituli, running back James Gilbert, defensive end Greg Reaves and defensive tackle Sam Renner. The moves cut the roster to 80 players, which means the Rams won’t have to do […]
The Giants employed the rarely used unrestricted free agent tender in order to hold onto pass rusher Markus Golden this offseason and Golden has now decided to report for work with the team. According to multiple reports, Golden reported to the team’s facility on Saturday. He’ll undergo three rounds of COVID-19 testing and will have […]
The Ravens trimmed their roster to 79 players on Saturday. The team announced that they have waived defensive tackle Daylon Mack and punter Dom Maggio. The moves that dropped them under the 80-man limit put in place after an agreement between the NFL and NFL about revisions to training camp due to the COVID-19 pandemic. […]
Bradley McDougald joined a pair of first-round picks and a third-round pick as the trade compensation that the Jets received from the Seahawks in exchange for Jamal Adams and he’s expected to slot into the safety spot vacated by Adams on the Jets Defense. While McDougald may be playing the same position that Adams used […]
A picture of Bengals rookie quarterback Joe Burrow during an offseason workout showed Burrow appearing to have added muscle this offseason, but Burrow says he’s actually lost a little weight. Burrow said he weighed 221 pounds at the Scouting Combine and is now about 215 after finding it easier to eat healthy foods while he’s […]
Former Bengals defensive back Rickey Dixon died Saturday, seven years after beginning his battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Dixon was 53. The University of Oklahoma, where Dixon earned All-America honors and won the Thorpe Award, announced Dixon’s passing. “Ever since he left OU, Rickey has been regarded as one of the finest football players […]
The Saints placed linebacker Kiko Alonso and cornerback Johnson Bademosi on the physically unable to perform list Saturday. Alonso continues to work his way back from a torn ACL in the Saints’ postseason loss to the Vikings. Bademosi ended last season on injured reserve with a foot injury. Alonso, who turns 30, arrived in New […]
Patrick Mahomes has a contract extension already. The quarterback selected two choices after the Chiefs quarterback in 2017 does not. The Texans want to sign Deshaun Watson to a long-term deal. Deshaun Watson wants to sign a long-term deal. “I’m here,” Watson said, via Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle. “I love the organization. I […]
The Dolphins announced Saturday they have signed long snapper Rex Sunahara. Miami needed a long snapper with Blake Ferguson still on the COVID-19 list. The Dolphins selected Ferguson in the sixth round this spring. Sunahara is an undrafted free agent from West Virginia. He was a semifinalist for the 2019 Patrick Mannelly Award, given annually […]
With no group or union to protect college football players, they have to protect themselves. Some Pac-12 football players reportedly are doing just that. According to ESPN.com, a group from multiple Pac-12 schools have threatened to sit out preseason camp and 2020 games until negotiations with the conference regarding racial injustice, COVID-19 safety, and other […]
The NFL and NFL Players Agreement have agreed that players will have seven days from the signing of the official revision to the Collective Bargaining Agreement to decide whether to opt out of the 2020 season. Since the deal has not yet been finalized, that would put the deadline at Saturday, August 8 — at […]
The Panthers have opted to drop to 80 players now rather than working in split squads and waiting until the August 16 deadline to make their first cuts of the summer. The team announced that they have waived five players on Saturday. Wide receiver Damion Jeanpiere, guard Tyler Marz, center Frederick Mauigoa, running back Rodney […]
Some people took up baking while spending extra time at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, but Texans defensive end J.J. Watt spent his time a different way. Watt said that the quarantine time left him with “literally nothing to do but work out every day” and he took advantage of that opportunity to get his […]
The Chargers aren’t waiting to drop to the 80-player limit put in place for this summer by an agreement between the NFL and NFLPA. The team announced on Saturday that they have dropped defensive tackle P.J. Johnson, tackle Koda Martin, wide receiver Andre Patton, tight end Jared Rice, safety Roderic Teamer and tight end Andrew Vollert from the roster. The moves leave the […]
Kai Forbath closed out last season as the Cowboys kicker, but he won’t have that job in 2020. The Cowboys announced that Forbath has been released on Saturday. That clears the way for Greg Zuerlein to take over the job after he signed a three-year, $7.5 million deal with the team as a free agent […]
Browns tight end David Njoku wants a trade out of Cleveland. Unless he doesn’t. Currently, he doesn’t. Agent Drew Rosenhaus says that Njoku has decided to stay put. According to Rosenhaus, Njoku has “had some good meetings” with members of the reconstitutes Browns organization, including new G.M. Andrew Berry. Njoku has decided to “give the team […]
Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford has just become the biggest name in the NFL to go on the COVID-19 list. The Lions added Stafford to the reserve/COVID-19 list today, according to the league’s transaction wire. That could either mean that Stafford himself tested positive or that he was exposed to someone who has COVID-19. There has […]
The formal seven-day window for player opt-outs has not yet opened. Plenty of players, however, already have exercised their opt-out privilege. On Saturday, the Jaguars announced that linebacker/defensive end Lerentee McCray had decided to opt out for the 2020 season. “With the health and safety of my family in mind, I have decided to opt […]
There will be no quarterback controversy in Miami, where incumbent starter Ryan Fitzpatrick says he’s happy to help rookie Tua Tagovailoa in any way he can, and ready either to start or to hand the job off to the youngster. “I don’t know how much time it will be before Tua will be in the […]
Jets linebacker C.J. Mosley, their premier defensive free-agent acquisition of 2019, has decided not to play in 2020. Rich Cimini of ESPN.com reports that Mosley has opted out of the season. Mosley made his decision due to “family health concerns,” according to Cimini. Mosley signed a five-year, $85 million contract with the Jets. He appeared in […]