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Russell Wilson: Contract situation will work out

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is heading into the final season of his contract, but he doesn’t sound overly concerned about getting a new deal done. “In terms of my contract, I don’t really talk about that kind of stuff,” Wilson said, via the Everett Herald. “I love the game of football. I love playing the…

Dixon arrested after moped incident

Saints cornerback Brian Dixon was arrested for resisting arrest, but not for anything else.  Which raises a legitimate question about what he was being arrested for when he resisted arrest. That logic still seems to be lost on the authorities in South Beach, but Nick Underhill of the New Orleans Advocate offers some additional details…

Georgia Tech's DeAndre Smelter Takes the Unbeaten Path to NFL Draft

Often times in life, one door slams shut and another swings wide open. The strongest amongst us overcome the closed opportunity and take full advantage of the next one. Georgia Tech receiver and NFL draft hopeful DeAndre Smelter fits...Show More Summary

Packers to remain “smart” about how they use Eddie Lacy

The Packers wanted Eddie Lacy to show he could be an effective three-down running back in 2014 and Lacy was successful in that effort. Lacy averaged over 10 yards a catch on 42 receptions and did a solid job as a pass blocker in his second NFL season, leaving coach Mike McCarthy without too much…

2015 NFL Mock Draft: 1st-Round Predictions for Prospects with Rising Stock

With the 2015 NFL draft only one month away, the free-agency period winding down and pro days coming to an end, you'd think projecting first-round selections would be an increasingly easy task. Not so fast. While free agency did help...Show More Summary

The Best NFL Draft Sleeper No One Is Talking About: Samford's Jaquiski Tartt

"Who is that guy?" It was the first day of workouts at the Senior Bowl in January, and a strong safety kept catching my attention. NFL body. Long. Aggressive. Playing fast. He was like a missile running to the ball. Must be a top prospect, right? Someone I'd heard of? Someone you'd heard of? Depends. Show More Summary

Brian Dixon Arrested: Latest Details, Mugshot and More on Saints CB

New Orleans Saints cornerback Brian Dixon reportedly was arrested Sunday morning on charges of resisting and officer without violence to his person. The Saints are aware of Dixon's arrest in Miami, Katherine Terrell of, butShow More Summary

Erin Henderson set for visit with Jets

Erin Henderson’s search for a chance to resume his NFL career will be heading to New Jersey. Henderson met with the 49ers last week after sitting out the entire 2014 season following his release in Minnesota, but didn’t sign a contract with the team. The Niners have moved on to a scheduled meeting with Lance…

Texans owner Bob McNair suggests Andre Johnson lost a step

Earlier this month, before the Texans released Andre Johnson, the 12-year veteran admitted he wasn't thrilled by the prospects of taking a reduced role in Houston's offense.

Saints cornerback arrested in Miami Beach

Saints cornerback Brian Dixon has been arrested in Miami Beach for resisting arrest without violence.  Per multiple sources, the arrest occurred early this morning. It’s unclear why Dixon was being arrested in the first place.  He’s charged only with resisting arrest. The Saints will now have to decide whether to resist the temptation to sever…

Mike Tomlin: We have the goods to be NFL’s best offense

The Steelers averaged 27.2 points per game last season, which was good enough for seventh place in the NFL and a first place finish in the AFC North. Things looked even better once wide receiver Martavis Bryant was plugged into the lineup after missing the first six games. The Steelers jumped to 31.2 points per…

How Eric Ebron Can Become the Next Big Thing at TE in 2015

Eric Ebron was supposed to be the offensive weapon that put the Lions over the top. The 6'4", 265-pound rookie is a rare mix of size, speed and athleticism. Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew compared Ebron, per The DetroitShow More Summary

Sealver Siliga still in walking boot after foot surgery

The Patriots played most of last season without defensive tackle Sealver Siliga in the lineup, but they made good use of him once he returned from injured reserve late in the year. Siliga started the final three games of the regular season and all three New England postseason victories, recording 31 tackles and a pair…

Florida Linebacker Neiron Ball No Stranger to Adversity Entering 2015 NFL Draft

A starting linebacker at Florida who was invited to this year’s NFL Scouting Combine, Neiron Ball is fighting for a chance to play in the National Football League. Just four years ago, however, Ball was fighting for his life, uncertain...Show More Summary

Cardinals to give Logan Thomas “a ton of work” this offseason

When the Cardinals lost Carson Palmer and Drew Stanton for the season with injuries last year, they briefly considered starting Logan Thomas in the regular season finale before opting to stick with Ryan Lindley for that game and in their playoff loss to the Panthers. Arians said at the time that he didn’t think Thomas,…

Sunday morning one-liners

The Bills tried to leave themselves without much work to do in the draft. Winning more games is the next step in Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill’s development. Patriots QB Tom Brady put on his basketball shoes for a game with Michael Jordan. Todd Bowles had several mentors on his way to becoming Jets head coach.…

Finding Best Fits for 2015 NFL Draft's Top 5 Quarterbacks

The 2015 NFL draft offers a limited opportunity for some quarterback-needy teams to strike it rich by finding that next big star at the position. Attaining success at that level in the NFL requires a lot of elements to be at play. In...Show More Summary

Aaron Rodgers can explain why he was on court after Wisconsin win

After the Badgers dispatched the Wildcats in the Elite Eight, Packers QB Aaron Rodgers made his way to the court to congratulate the team that plays in the state he's called home for a decade.

Jay Gruden on Mariota visit: We have a lot of options at No. 5

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota is setting up visits and workouts with the teams at the top of the draft, including a stop in Virginia next month. Mariota will be at the Redskins’ headquarters in April, a little more than a month after General Manager Scot McCloughan took in the Heisman Trophy winner’s pro day workout. The…

Stevan Ridley close to medical clearance, lines up visits this week

Free agent running back Stevan Ridley is healing from a torn ACL and looking for work. Ridley has his first free agent visits of the offseason scheduled this week, Mike Reiss of reports. A 2011 third-round pick of the Patriots who has spent his entire career in New England, Ridley had 94 carries for…

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