Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was a full participant in practice Wednesday, three days after injuring his throwing hand. Mahomes said the swelling went down the past two days and he was able to grip and throw the ball like normal.
While streaming live on Twitch, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster accidentally admitted that he was paid to watch a Thursday Night Football game with Timothy "TimTheTatman" Betar on Twitch.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Wednesday that the league won't make any judgments until the completion of an investigation into the Patriots inappropriately filming the Bengals sideline during Sunday's game in Cleveland.
Barring a setback in practice this week, Vikings receiver Adam Thielen is expected to return to the lineup Sunday against the Chargers after missing the past four games due to a hamstring injury, a league source tells ESPN's Adam Schefter.
Arizona State running back Eno Benjamin announced Wednesday that he is leaving school early to enter the 2020 NFL Draft. In the announcement posted to his instagram account, Benjamin said that he had graduated in three years with a bachelor’s degree from the W.P. Carey School of Business and was elected to forego his final […]
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was a full participant in practice with the team on Wednesday despite a bruised throwing hand that affected him throughout last Sunday’s win over the New England Patriots. X-rays showed that Mahomes hadn’t broken any bones in his hand when he injured it early against the Patriots last week. […]
Seahawks wide receiver Josh Gordon has only been with in Seattle a little over a month but he can already see it as a place he’d like to make home beyond this season. “Oh yeah, absolutely. Seattle is amazing,” Gordon said on Wednesday. “Football aside, I’d definitely love to live in a place like this.” […]
The NFL recently named Mike Vick as one of the 2020 Pro Bowl Legends Captains for the all-star game to be played during the weekend between the conference championships and the Super Bowl. The move has sparked controversy, in the form of online petitions opposing the move and, in response, online petitions supporting it. At […]
The Panthers designated Chris Hogan to return Wednesday. It marked the first time he has suited for practice since Sept. 27. Hogan injured his knee on a special teams play against the Texans in Week Four. He underwent arthroscopic surgery and expected to return sooner than he has. “It’s a frustrating process,” Hogan said, via […]
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones hired Jason Garrett for a then-unknown position in 2007 before he hired Wade Phillips as head coach. Garrett, who became offensive coordinator, replaced Phillips as head coach in the middle of the 2010 season. Garrett has coached the Cowboys since. Oh, the irony. . . . Garrett appears in his end […]
The Giants did not violate NFL protocol with the way they handled receiver Sterling Shepard‘s concussion, Tom Pelissero of the NFL reports. The NFL and NFLPA conducted a joint investigation after Shepard played with a concussion in a season-opening game against the Cowboys. His diagnosis was announced the next day after he played 67 of […]
Kyler Murray followed Baker Mayfield to Oklahoma. He followed Mayfield in winning the Heisman and in becoming the No. 1 overall choice in the NFL Draft, too. The Cardinals rookie quarterback, though, doesn’t follow the Browns quarterback’s lead. “I would never do some of the stuff he’s done,” Murray said Wednesday, laughing, via Katherine Fitzgerald […]
The Seahawks were missing two big names at practice Wednesday. Left tackle Duane Brown (knee/biceps) and defensive end Jadeveon Clowney (core/illness) sat out. Backup quarterback Geno Smith also missed Wednesday’s work for personal reasons. Tight end Luke Willson (hamstring), fullback Nick Bellore (quadriceps) and linebacker Mychal Kendricks (hamstring) returned to practice as limited. Offensive tackle […]
Receiver Josh Gordon arrived via waivers in Seattle amid significant fanfare and high hopes. Through four games, however, he has only six catches for 81 yards and no touchdowns. “Josh has had huge games in the past,” Seahawks coach Pete Carroll told reporters on Wednesday. “He just hasn’t gotten the ball enough yet to show […]
Receiver Antonio Brown remains frustrated over his wait for a decision from the league regarding a pending Personal Conduct Policy investigation. He’ll likely stay frustrated. Commissioner Roger Goodell made it clear on Wednesday that a decision isn’t imminent. “They [have] still not completed the investigation,” Goodell told reporters at the December ownership meeting. “They did, […]
Ezekiel Elliott has his third 1,000-yard season in four seasons. The only season he didn’t reach the milestone was 2017 when he ran for 983 yards in 10 games, missing six games while serving a suspension. He has 264 carries for 1,071 yards this season, putting him on pace for the second-fewest yards in his […]
David Johnson tweeted a cryptic message Tuesday that read: “Surrounded by enemies, I know they praying for my down fall. They really want to see the end of me, know I won’t fold imma stand tall!” Johnson clarified Wednesday that he was referring to Steelers fans and not frustration with his role. “I was looking […]
Washington quarterback Dwayne Haskins‘ ankle bothered him Sunday. It did not bother him Wednesday. The rookie was a full participant in practice. “He looked great today,” coach Bill Callahan said Wednesday. “I think everything he did in individual was seamless. I thought it was really clean. I thought it was flawless. I thought that there […]
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell hadn’t talked publicly since Colin Kaepernick’s failed workout last month. He didn’t seem interested to talk about it Wednesday. Goodell said the league has “moved on” after Kaepernick “chose not to take” an “incredible opportunity.” “I haven’t thought about this in a few weeks,” Goodell said. “This was, as I’ve said […]
The Jaguars claimed linebacker Preston Brown off waivers from Oakland, the club announced Wednesday. To make room on the roster, the Jaguars placed rookie linebacker Quincy Williams on injured reserve. Williams has a hand injury. Brown signed with the Raiders on Nov. 18 and played his first game with Oakland on Sunday. He made one […]
This season’s playoffs could see a 7-9 NFC East champion playing host to a 13-3 NFC West runner-up, and some people think that’s unfair. Roger Goodell is not one of those people. The Commissioner said at the league meeting today that there has been talk in the past about changing the NFL playoff structure so […]
Dak Prescott injured his left hand and his right hand during last Thursday’s loss to the Bears. The Cowboys listed him on their injury report, but the quarterback was a full participant. The Cowboys had a long report, but only linebackers Leighton Vander Esch (neck) and Sean Lee (pectoral/thigh) did nothing at practice. Defensive lineman […]
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said today he’s not sure just how close the owners and the players are to reaching a new Collective Bargaining Agreement. Goodell said he and the owners spent roughly an hour talking about CBA negotiations at this week’s league meeting, but he isn’t sure how far apart the owners and the […]
Expanded replay for pass interference was supposed to fix a problem. But while trying to right the wrong from the NFC Championship Game last January, the NFL arguably made things worse not better. Sunday offered another week, another controversy. Or two. Or three. Al Riveron, the NFL’s officiating supervisor, dropped a flag against the Dolphins […]