The NFL on Thursday informed all 32 teams that it will not extend the 18-week 2021 NFL season due to COVID-19 cancellations and that any games missed due to positive tests by unvaccinated players will be forfeited.
Tom Brady's first season with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers saw much glitz and glamor with little to no decline under the tutelage of Bruce Arians. As Brady heads into another season in Tampa's vertical passing offense, Brady's race against time will carry on with no imminent reality in sight.
From cornerbacks Bryce Callahan, Kyle Fuller, Patrick Surtain II and Ronald Darby to safeties Kareem Jackson and Justin Simmons, the Denver Broncos' secondary features more talent than any other such group in the NFL.
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Fred Warner signed a five-year, $95 million contract extension, making the NFL’s best young linebacker the highest-paid player at the position heading into the 2021 NFL season.
Yards after the catch is determined by a variety of factors — not just what the receiver does with the ball in their hands. Now-Carolina Panthers wideout Robby Anderson is one example of a player who saw an uptick in YAC after switching environments.
DeAndre Hopkins was among the players to react strongly to the NFL's memo to teams that said games might be forfeited if they are postponed because of an outbreak among unvaccinated players and can't be rescheduled.
The NFL informed teams that they face possible forfeits of games -- and the loss of game checks for players -- if a COVID-19 outbreak among unvaccinated players causes an unresolvable disruption in the regular-season schedule.
Tampa Bay's Super Bowl LV rings, unveiled in a private ceremony for the Buccaneers on Thursday night, pay tribute to the NFL's first league championship won in a team's own stadium in front of hometown fans.
New York Jets assistant Greg Knapp, a well-traveled NFL coach who worked with Pro Football Hall of Famer Steve Young and soon-to-be-inducted Peyton Manning over his 25-year career, died Thursday at 58.
The trial date for former Seattle Seahawks and New York Giants tackle Chad Wheeler has been postponed again. According to multiple reports, Wheeler’s trial has been delayed from Aug. 26 to Oct. 21. The trial had initially been sent for April 6 before being delayed until June 1 and then August. Wheeler is facing three […]
Ben Roethlisberger and the rest of the Steelers Offense are working through learning the offense of new coordinator Matt Canada. Despite Canada being a part of the Steelers coaching staff last year, the offense he intends to run in Pittsburgh has many differences to the system the team employed last year under coordinator Randy Fichtner. […]
The then and now photos of Ezekiel Elliott‘s stomach tell the story. He is in the best shape of his life, reporting to training camp weighing 218 pounds. That’s 10 pounds down from what the Cowboys listed him weighing last season, and the lightest he has weighed since his freshman season at Ohio State. “Feed […]
Terrelle Pryor Sr. escaped serious injury after his three-wheel motorized bike was clipped by a car, causing it to flip twice. The former NFL player posted photos and a video after his wreck Thursday, writing on his Instagram story that he was “luckily still breathing.” Pryor added he is “done with bikes.” The Vanderhall model […]
For years, Tom Brady has said that his favorite Super Bowl ring is the next ring. He’s gotten his next ring. And it’s a monster. “They’re not so much rings, they’re more like trophies that you wear on your finger,” Brady said in a video posted by the Buccaneers. “This is by far the most […]
All offseason, the Colts have expressed a desire to sign linebacker Darius Leonard and right tackle Braden Smith to long-term deals. They now have 51 days to get that done before the season opener. “We don’t have anything to report right now, but we’d like to see both of those players get extensions before the […]
Yep, the Bills have a schism. At a time when receiver Cole Beasley has made his opposition to the COVID vaccine clear and only hours after guard Jon Feliciano chimed in as anti-vaccine, defensive end Jerry Hughes set them both straight on Twitter. “Sooo the top scientists in the entire world got together to figure […]
49ers linebacker Fred Warner spent 10 days on the COVID-19 reserve list last summer. He played the season opener after not practicing in the week leading up to the game. Warner revealed Thursday he received the vaccine in the offseason. While Warner said he will not pressure any unvaccinated teammate to get the shot, the […]
fToday was the first day of the rest of Ben Roethlisberger‘s career. The Steelers held their first training camp practice in the 18th season of the quarterback’s career. It could be his final season, and Roethlisberger intends to do what he can to make it a successful one. For the first time since his season-ending […]
Change was the focus of the Steelers offensive line this offseason as they have one starter back from last year and a new position coach leading the unit into the 2021 season. That returning starter is Chuks Okorafor and he will be moving from right tackle to left tackle, so it’s pretty much an entirely […]
Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott contracted COVID-19 last summer, and it took him a month to recover. This offseason, Elliott received a COVID-19 vaccine. “I got the vaccine just because I wanted to put myself in the best situation to be out there for my team week in and week out,” Elliott said Thursday, via […]
Teams with high vaccination rates will have a competitive advantage. They also will minimize the potential internal turmoil. In Buffalo, a full-blown COVID schism could be on the way, after Thursday’s memo making it clear that teams that can’t play due to COVID outbreaks among unvaccinated personnel will forfeit games. In addition to receiver Cole […]
Tommy Stevens was listed as a quarterback during his lone regular season action of the 2020 season, but his next bid for a job in the NFL will come at a different position. Stevens is set to work out for the Packers early next week and Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports that Green Bay […]
Jets passing game coordinator Greg Knapp died Thursday, his alma mater, Sacramento State, announced in a news release. Knapp’s agent, Jeff Sperbeck, confirmed the terrible news. “Today at 11:32 a.m. PT, Greg Knapp (aka Knapper) was called back home to heaven, where he will be reunited with his dad,” Sperbeck told Mike Klis of 9News. […]
The Cowboys are working out free agent cornerback Holton Hill, Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports. The Vikings cut Hill on Dec. 8. He played only three games last season because of a foot injury and went on injured reserve Nov. 10 before the team waived him off injured reserve. Hill missed eight games in […]
The Titans have agreed to terms with defensive back Elijah Molden on his four-year rookie contract, the team announced on Thursday. Molden was selected with pick No. 100 overall in the third round of the 2021 draft. The young DB played his college ball at Washington, where he earned second-team All Pac-12 honors last season. He […]
The Broncos have reached agreement on a four-year deal with linebacker Baron Browning, Mike Klis of 9News reports. Browning receives an $840,616 signing bonus. Browning’s agreement leaves only second-round running back Javonte Williams unsigned. The Broncos drafted 10 players. Browning will begin training camp on the active/physically unable to perform list, Klis adds. Browning injured […]
The Ravens placed four players on the physically unable to perform list on Thursday, including left tackle Ronnie Stanley. Stanley suffered a season-ending ankle injury in Week 8 last season and is still on the road to a full recovery. Stanley was expected to land on the PUP list to start training camp, but there’s […]
Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence landed on the physically unable to perform list on Thursday and a back issue is the reason for that move. Head coach Mike McCarthy revealed that Lawrence had postseason surgery on his back. It’s the third time that Lawrence has had that kind of operation, but McCarthy said that this […]
Cornerback Stephon Gilmore was not the only player the Patriots placed on the active/physically unable to perform list Thursday. The NFL’s transactions wire also shows that defensive tackle Byron Cowart, linebacker Terez Hall, tight end Dalton Keene, special teamer Brandon King, receiver Devin Smith, quarterback Jarrett Stidham and outside linebacker Chase Winovich are on PUP. […]