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Tom Brady: The Movie? Fans divided and foes say they'll pass

A new book and a movie are in the works about New England Patriots star quarterback Tom Brady and the "Deflategate" suspension he overcame to earn an unprecedented fifth Super Bowl ring        

Lions sign tackle Pierce Burton

The Detroit Lions signed former Indianapolis Colts tackle Pierce Burton on Thursday. Burton finished last season on the Colts’ practice squad after signing in mid-December. An undrafted free agent out of the University of Mississippi, Burton signed with the Minnesota Vikings in 2014. He was released late that August and remained unsigned until joining the…

John Lynch doesn’t think the 49ers are as bad as their record says they are

The San Francisco 49ers crashed and burned to a 2-14 record last season that led to the firings of Chip Kelly and Trent Baalke as part of a complete shakeup of the team’s front office. However, new general manager John Lynch doesn’t believe the 49ers are nearly as bad as that record suggests. In an…

New York Jets continue to free up cap space by releasing Nick Folk, Breno Giacomini

The New York Jets started this offseason nearly $8 million over the projected $168 million salary cap, so there were bound to be plenty of cap casualties. That doesn’t make losing some of those players any easier for the fanbase. New...Show More Summary

Why Chad Kelly was invited (and then uninvited) to the NFL scouting combine

There’s a bit of an odd story brewing with a 2017 NFL draft prospect. And it already has reached NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, which doesn’t happen every day before a prospect enters the league, even as fairly well known as the player is. Show More Summary

Denver Broncos: Addressing the defensive line

Once one of the better run-stopping units in the NFL, the Denver Broncos defense had some serious problems against the run in 2016 thanks to sub-par play along the defensive line. If the Broncos want to fix their run defense, Denver must completely revamp its defensive line this offseason. Show More Summary

Raiders-Texans Matchup in Mexico City in November Made the NFL $45 Million

The NFL said Thursday that the Texans-Raiders game in Mexico City in November generated an increase of $45 million in the city’s gross revenues, the Associated Press reports. A league-commissioned... The post Raiders-Texans Matchup in Mexico City in November Made the NFL $45 Million appeared first on NFL Gridiron Gab.

Former Jet charged with punching teenager

Scott Mersereau, a former Jets defensive lineman, faces charges of punching a 15-year-old boy. Mersereau reportedly believed the boy had egged Mersereau’s home. Via the Palm Beach Post, Mersereau walked to the boy’s home to accuse him of throwing eggs. The boy denied doing it, the argument escalated,  and the boy allegedly cursed at Mersereau,…

Report: James Conner gets “clean scan”

Former University of Pittsburgh running back James Conner got “a clean scan” Thursday, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported. Conner was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma in 2015 but returned to play last season. The news of his clean medical report comes a week before he heads to Indianapolis to participate in the NFL Scouting Combine with a…

Vince Young wants to own the rights to “Make Vince Great Again”

The guy who applied the term “Dream Team” to the Eagles six years ago has a new catch phrase. Via, quarterback Vince Young has applied for the federal trademark rights to “Make Vince Great Again.” On the other side of the coin from the point in the political sphere that the thing that hopefully will be…

Alterraun Verner says he’s already getting calls from other teams

The Buccaneers released cornerback Alterraun Verner on Thursday afternoon, creating $6.5 million in cap space for themselves and giving Verner a head start on free agency to find a new team. During an appearance on SiriusXM NFL Radio with Jim Miller and Pat Kerwin shortly after his departure from Tampa became official, Verner said he…

Marcus Mariota 'on pace' to be healthy for season, Mike Mularkey tells fans

Tim Shaw named "most inspirational" as Titans hand out awards as voted by season ticket holders        

Tampa Bay Buccaneers cut Alterraun Verner, creating huge need at cornerback

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers made a somewhat surprising move today when the decided to cut Alterraun Verner. The Bucs originally signed Verner to a four-year $26 million contract back in 2014. He would have made about $7 million in what would have been the final year of his deal. Show More Summary

2017 NFL Draft: Previewing the top cornerbacks in a loaded class

1 of 4 | NEXT » The 2017 NFL Draft is strong in a lot of areas, but this year’s group of cornerbacks is absolutely loaded.  It is fair to say that this could be the best group of corners the NFL Draft has every produced. This class could see ten players drafted in the first round, which would be unprecedented. Show More Summary

Seven 2017 prospects chosen for Gruden’s QB Camp series

ESPN has announced the seven quarterbacks from this year’s draft class who will participate in the annual Jon Gruden QB Camp series that will begin airing two weeks before the draft. DeShone Kizer, Mitch Trubisky, Deshaun Watson, Patrick Mahomes, Nathan Peterman, Joshua Dobbs and Brad Kaaya will be this year’s participants. All seven will spend…

Broncos to part ways with tackle Russell Okung

The Broncos are parting ways with tackle Russell Okung        

Patrick Mahomes doesn’t have a preferred team, officially

Hiding in plain sight among the NFL’s various P.R. gaffes is one the most brilliant masterstrokes in the history of shaping opinion: The idea that it’s somehow an honor to prevent a football player from selecting the pro football team for which he’ll play. The draft process, which runs counter to the American notion of…

AFC West advice: Broncos, Chiefs face decisions at quarterback

Broncos should stick with Paxton Lynch, Trevor Siemian and resist urge to get Tony Romo.        

Buccaneers cut CB Verner, save $6.5 million against cap

The Buccaneers released cornerback Alterraun Verner on Thursday.Verner, 28, played for the Bucs from 2014-16, appearing in 46 games with 23 starts, totaling 141 tackles, 20 passes defensed, four interceptions, three forced fumbles and a half sack        

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