Guard Evan Mathis remains unsigned after his release from the Eagles last month and it doesn’t look like he’ll wind up in St. Louis for the 2015 season. Jason Cole of Bleacher Report reports that the Rams are not interested in signing Mathis. Per Cole, the team wants “to let young players grow together” on…
Inside Slant: Without a salary cap, how about $300 million for Russell Wilson?
Nebraska football fans know the college football season is right around the corner, and they are trying to prepare themselves. Amid the barbecues and swimming pools, fans are combing through the 2015 roster trying to determine whom (in...Show More Summary
During the 2011 lockout, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell attempted to refute commonly cited statistics detailing the average length of an NFL career. That specific discussion is for another time. Like, say, four years ago. But an interesting...Show More Summary
Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles struggled through a rough rookie season, but the team expects much more of a fresh Bortles this year. Jacksonville General Manager Dave Caldwell told USA Today that by the end of last season, Bortles was worn down and had a “dead arm.” “People don’t realize that as you look later in…
Every NFL draft class has players who disappoint in their first season as a pro, and the rookie class of 2014 was no different. While some players who disappoint in Year 1 go on to remain major busts (JaMarcus Russell, anyone?), others...Show More Summary
The Bengals haven’t limited wide receiver Mohamed Sanu to pass catching during his three years with the team. In addition to making 119 catches, Sanu has also run the ball 16 times for 82 yards and completed five passes (two for touchdowns) in five attempts as a quarterback on gadget plays. Based on a video that Sanu…
The Atlanta Falcons haven't had a competent starting tight end since Tony Gonzalez retired. They need some excellent play out of the current group in order for the passing offense to get to the same level it was at in 2012. The Falcons...Show More Summary
Publicly, Michael Sam has been embraced by the Canadian Football League since signing with the Montreal Alouettes. Privately, some CFL insiders seem to resent the attention Sam is getting. Sam left the Alouettes before the start of the season and missed last week’s season opener, but he’s now back with the team and expected to…
AFC South Q&A: Have Jaguars improved since the arrival of GM David Caldwell?
NFC South Q&A: Saints still imposing without Jimmy Graham?
NFC East Q&A: Did the Eagles close the QB gap with Sam Bradford?
NFC West Q&A: What moves were made to catch the Seahawks?
AFC West Q&A: Which assistant coach will make the biggest impact?
AFC North Q&A: How have other teams done what the Browns can't, find a QB?
NFC North Q&A: Who would you rather have, Brett Favre or Aaron Rodgers?
AFC East Q&A: Will rivals exploit Patriots' cornerbacks?
It won’t be long now. As the calendar flips from June to July, we’re officially on the downhill slide to the beginning of the 2015 college football season. Sure, actual games that matter are still two months away, but we aren’t far from...Show More Summary
At least two members of the Cleveland Browns secondary believe that the unit is among the NFL's very best. Safeties Donte Whitner and Tashaun Gipson have said in recent months that no secondary—maybe save the Seattle Seahawks'—rivals...Show More Summary
Antonio Brown is not only the Pittsburgh Steelers' top receiver, in 2014 he was the best receiver in the NFL. This moment has been building for a while—after all, Brown went into the 2014 season with a 16-game streak of at least five...Show More Summary