Full list of every NFL player that has elected to opt-out of the 2020 NFL season due to concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic along with each player's respective 2019 PFF grade, snaps and position rank.
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 New York Jets have released veteran right guard Brian Winters, who had been the team's longest-tenured player. The move removes Winters' non-guaranteed $7.3 million salary from the books with no hit to the salary cap.
The Jets have released right guard Brian Winters, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. The move frees up $7.2 million in salary cap space and hands the starting job to Greg Van Roten. Winters, 29, becomes a free agent. He played only nine games last season before landing on injured reserve after aggravating a dislocated shoulder […]
No deal is done until it’s done, and the deal between the NFL and the NFL Players Association regarding the parameters for pro football in a pandemic still isn’t done. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, negotiations continue regarding the precise language of the final document, with terms supposedly settled nine days ago […]
The 49ers cut defensive lineman Alex Barrett on Thursday. They re-signed him Sunday. The team announced the transaction. Barrett originally joined the 49ers when he signed with their practice squad on Nov. 27, 2019. He spent the remainder of the season on the developmental squad. He re-signed with San Francisco on Feb. 10, 2020. Barrett, […]
Earlier Sunday, it was reported the Saints had cut receiver Krishawn Hogan, cornerback Deatrick Nichols and fullback Ricky Ortiz. The NFL’s daily transactions list shows the Saints cut nine in all. The cuts include receiver Tommylee Lewis. Lewis, of course, was involved in one of the most controversial plays in NFL history when Rams cornerback […]
The Patriots have placed three players returning from injuries on their physically unable to perform list, Field Yates of ESPN reports. Running back Sony Michel (foot), receiver Mohamed Sanu (ankle) and core special teamer Brandon King (quad) are opening training camp on the PUP list. The players can come off the reserve list as soon […]
The NFL reportedly wants to change the deadline for opting out from seven days after the revised CBA is finalized (it still hasn’t been signed) to Tuesday or Wednesday of this week. Patriots defensive back Devin McCourty doesn’t like that possibility one bit. “It’s an absolute joke that the NFL is changing the opt-out period, […]
One of the Dolphins’ big-money additions this offseason is going to miss some time. According to Albert Breer of SI.com, the Dolphins placed guard Ereck Flowers on the reserve/COVID-19 list Sunday. He’s the sixth Dolphins player to hit the list so far. The list is for people who either test positive or are quarantining because […]
Ravens center Matt Skura will begin training camp on the physically unable to perform list, the team announced Sunday. The move is not a surprise given Skura tore his ACL, MCL and PCL in Week 12 of the 2019 season. Ravens coach John Harbaugh has called Skura’s recovery “remarkable,” and Skura is expected to return […]
The Jaguars are counting on Gardner Minshew II to be their answer this season, but for now, they will have to wait on him to begin his strength and conditioning work. The team placed Minshew and four others on the COVID-19 list Sunday. Running back Ryquell Armstead, tight end Charles Jones, receiver Michael Walker and […]
The Lions put quarterback Matthew Stafford on the reserve/COVID-19 list yesterday, and even when he returns, he’ll be short one target. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, Lions wide receiver Geronimo Allison has opted out of the 2020 season. The Lions signed the former Packers wideout this offseason. He caught a career-best 34 passes for […]
Ezekiel Elliott‘s going to need a new lead blocker this year. The Cowboys announced that fullback Jamize Olawale has opted out of the 2020 season. He’s been their starting fullback the last two years, and a key special teams player. He’s now the third Cowboys player to opt out this year, along with cornerback Maurice […]
The Giants announced a series of roster moves on Sunday afternoon, including news of a second member of the team who has decided to opt out of playing this season. Wide receiver/kick returner Da'Mari Scott told the team that he will not play this season. He joins tackle Nate Solder as Giants players who have […]
Word on Friday was that running back Jeremy Hill was expected to sign with the Raiders assuming all was well with his physical and the deal became official on Sunday. Hill announced his signing on social media. The team has not made any announcement at this point. Hill has not played since tearing his ACL […]
The Bills lost a cornerback when E.J. Gaines opted out of playing the 2020 season and they added another one to the roster on Sunday. The team announced the signing of cornerback Akeem King on Sunday afternoon. They also signed defensive tackle Niles Scott. King had 38 tackles while appearing in 29 games for the […]
In late May, Packers head coach Matt LaFleur said that the team’s decision to select quarterback Jordan Love in the first round this year came about because Love was the best player on the team’s board and not because they wanted to start the clock on replacing Aaron Rodgers. While that may be the case, […]
Howard Mudd, a longtime NFL assistant who is considered one of the best offensive line coaches in league history, has been hospitalized after a motorcycle crash. Mudd is in the intensive care unit at a Seattle hospital and will need multiple surgeries for injuries described as “a fractured pelvis and spine,” according to FOX 59 […]
The Falcons put a sixth player on the reserve/COVID-19 list Sunday, and also solved a potential positional battle in camp. The team announced a series of transactions, including adding linebacker Foye Oluokun to the reserve/COVID list. He’s their sixth player to hit the list so far, along with safety Jamal Carter, defensive tackle Tyeler Davison, […]
The Steelers put two more players on their reserve/COVID-19 list on Sunday. Running back Jaylen Samuels and wide receiver James Washington have been placed on the list, which is for players who have tested positive for the coronavirus or are quarantined after close contact with an infected person. The Steelers previously put cornerbacks Justin Layne […]
An eighth member of the New England Patriots has opted out of playing in 2020. Field Yates of ESPN reports that tight end Matt LaCosse is the latest addition to the list of Patriots who have decided not ot play amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Tackle Marcus Cannon, linebacker Dont’a Hightower, safety Patrick Chung, running back […]
Browns wide receiver Jarvis Landry said in May that he was ahead of schedule in his rehab from offseason hip surgery, but he won’t avoid the physically unable to perform list at the start of training camp. The Browns announced that Landry has been placed on the PUP list Sunday. The announcement said he remains […]