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Should the Jets try to get QB Alex Smith? One former Jets QB thinks so. What will the Bills do with DE Leger Douzable? Former Dolphins coach Joe Philbin hasn’t been able to sell his house in South Florida. Reaction is mixed regarding the planned movie about Patriots QB Tom Brady. The Steelers will be looking…

Minnesota Vikings to meet with agent of Adrian Peterson to discuss future

We are just under two weeks from the official start of the 2017 NFL League Year. On March 9, teams will be able to officially sign upcoming free agents and begin to use their available cap space to fill their rosters. One of the most...Show More Summary

NFL has no comment on Revis tampering investigation

The biggest headline from one of the last semi-slow weekends of the offseason came from a report regarding the extent to which the Jets tampered with cornerback Darelle Revis in 2015, while he was still under contract with the Patriots. The news from Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News, a far cry from…

Emmanuel Sanders drank 2 gallons of water before Combine weigh-in

Emmanuel Sanders didn’t want to be written off as too small at the 2010 Scouting Combine, and so he got a bright idea: Add a lot of water weight. Sanders said he was worried NFL teams wouldn’t think he was big enough to hold up to the grind at the professional level, so he drank…

Dallas Cowboys 2017: What’s the plan on defense this offseason?

How many times have you been watching an NFL pregame show or a telecast of a contest and heard this phrase? “A team can’t hide its quarterback.” It’s not as cliché as “it’s hard to beat a team three times in a season” (which is actually...Show More Summary

Cleveland Browns 2017: What’s the plan at quarterback?

The numbers are somewhat mind-boggling. Since returning to the NFL as an expansion team in 1999, the Cleveland Browns have been under the leadership of nine head coaches. In 18 seasons, they own an 88-200 win-loss record. The franchise...Show More Summary

Pro Bowl defensive tackle Kyle Williams may get cut

Bills defensive tackle Kyle Williams made his fifth Pro Bowl this year, but that doesn’t mean he’ll be back in Buffalo for the season ahead. Williams has an $8.3 million cap hit in 2017, and Vic Carucci of the Buffalo News describes Williams as very vulnerable to getting cut. It’s also possible that the soon-to-be…

Atlanta Falcons 2017: Shaking off that Super Bowl LI loss

For those who marveled at the New England Patriots’ amazing comeback in Super Bowl LI, it was something they won’t soon forget. And that’s exactly what the Atlanta Falcons need to do as soon as humanly possible. Dan Quinn’s team went...Show More Summary

Trailblazing quarterback Bernie Custis dies at 88

Decades before the NFL embraced African-American quarterbacks, Bernie Custis became the first in pro football in 1951 as the starter for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the CFL. On Thursday, Custis died at the age of 88. “Trailblazers are rightly remembered for being the first,” CFL commissioner Jeffrey Orridge said, via the Associated Press. “Bernie Custis, the…

New York Jets awarded third-round compensatory pick in 2017 NFL Draft

The New York Jets have free agency and the 2017 NFL Draft to mitigate a number of different roster vacancies, including quarterback and left tackle. On Friday, the league announced that Todd Bowles and Co. have been awarded a compensatory...Show More Summary

Former Browns head coach Mike Pettine mourns loss of legendary father

Former Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine lost his mentor in the football coaching ranks on Friday. Pettine’s father Mike Pettine senior has passed away at the age of 76. BREAKING: Legendary Central Bucks West football coach Mike Pettine Sr. Show More Summary

Earl Mitchell signs with 49ers

The 49ers have signed defensive tackle Earl Mitchell to a four-year deal, NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo reported. Per the report, Mitchell will sign a contract worth $16 million over the four years and will get $5.5 million in 2017. Mitchell was released last week by the Dolphins, who cut him instead of paying him $4…

AP source: 49ers sign DT Earl Mitchell to 4-year deal

The San Francisco 49ers agreed to a four-year contract with free-agent defensive tackle Earl Mitchell on Friday        

Report: Denver Broncos sign former New Orleans Saints DE Bobby Richardson

The Denver Broncos had one of the worst defensive lines in the NFL last season and are in desperate need of a makeover along their defensive front. With that in mind, management made it clear that fixing their defensive front will be one of Denver’s top priorities this offseason Friday afternoon. Show More Summary

Legendary Pa. coach Mike Pettine Sr. dies at 76

Pettine Sr. finished with 342 wins, including five against his son, a future Browns coach        

Report: Denver Broncos will not retain left tackle Russell Okung

The Denver Broncos had one of the worst offensive lines in football last season and it looks like the organization is doing everything in their power to turn that area of weakness into a strength. It was reported Thursday afternoon that...Show More Summary

Will the Steelers use the transition tag on Le’Veon Bell?

Although the question of whether the Vikings cut running back Adrian Peterson won’t affect the amount of the franchise tag applicable to Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell, there’s another development that will: Not using the franchise tag at all. The Steelers could opt to use the transition tag instead of the franchise tag on Bell.…

Dallas Cowboys not awarded compensatory draft picks by NFL

On Friday, the NFL announced 32 compensatory draft picks between 16 teams. The Dallas Cowboys were not one of the 16 teams getting additional draft picks this year. Picks are positioned form the third through seventh-rounds. New rules...Show More Summary

Tom Coughlin tiptoes around commitment to Blake Bortles

For the most part, the Friday Tom Coughlin process was quintessential Tom Coughlin. Direct. Candid but guarded, and candid about being guarded. On one of the first questions, however, Coughlin was asked a direct question and evaded it. Asked whether he is committed to Blake Bortles as the team’s starting quarterback, Coughlin opted not to…

Giants' punishment for illegal walkie talkie use is ... dropping 10 spots in the fourth round?

When the NFL announced its compensatory picks on Friday, it also closed the book on the New York Giants illegally using walkie talkies during a win over the Dallas Cowboys last season. And, it wasn’t much of a punishment. The Giants dropped 10 spots in the fourth round, from pick No. Show More Summary

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