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Tony Romo Comments on Future with Cowboys, Recovery from Shoulder Surgery

At February's NFL Scouting Combine, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told reporters he believed Tony Romo could be the team's quarterback "for the next four or five years." According to ESPN.com's Todd Archer, Romo concurred with Jones'...Show More Summary

Jarvis Jones “motivated” by Steelers declining his option

Steelers outside linebacker Jarvis Jones has plenty to play for in 2016 after the team declined to pick up the fifth-year option on his contract, and Jones called that situation “motivation” to have his best season yet. The Steelers waited until just before the early May deadline before declining the option on Jones, meaning 2016…

Arian Foster says he “probably” needs another month to be back to where he was

He’s still not yet 30, but people think he’s washed up. They could be rethinking that position soon. Free-agent running back Arian Foster, still recovering from a torn Achilles tendon and still looking for a new job after being cut by the Texans, believes he’s getting closer to a return to full strength. “I probably…

Feeling “10 times better,” Terrelle Pryor is ready to “beat up on some corners”

Reunited with his first NFL head coach but learning a new position, Browns receiver Terrelle Pryor has high hopes for 2016. “[I’m] 10 times [better than last year],” Pryor said Wednesday, via Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer. “I look at the film and it amazes me, and I give that to [receivers coach…

Browns not giving up on Justin Gilbert

For two seasons, Browns cornerback Justin Gilbert has been a first-round bust overshadowed by a flashier, better-known first-round bust in his own locker room. Now, Johnny Manziel and everyone who drafted and coached Manziel and Gilbert in their first two seasons are gone. And Gilbert still has a chance to become a contributor. The Browns…

Former NBA, NFL Players Charged in Tax Fraud Scheme

A former National Basketball Association player famed for delivering a devastating punch during a 1977 on-court fight has been arrested and charged with fraud in conspiracy with a National Football League Hall of Famer, U.S. prosecutors said on Wednesday.

Bad Week in Buffalo: From Injuries to Apologies

Coach Rex Ryan stepped to the podium and immediately proclaimed the Buffalo Bills are "a zillion miles ahead" of where they were last year.

Video: A possible playoff run for USF tops our college football mailbag

USF is coming off its first winning season in more than five years with the Bulls finding themselves in contention for the American Athletic Conference East Division race until the final weekend of the regular season. So optimism is running high among the fanbase as demonstrated by this question...

WATCH: College Football mailbag

Orlando Sentinel's Matt Murschel answers his weekly college football mailbag on Facebook Live. 

Ben Roethlisberger Comments on Martavis Bryant's Suspension, Steelers Offense

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is "disappointed" in his No. 2 wide receiver. Martavis Bryant was suspended for at least a year because he violated the NFL’s drug policy. It was his fifth time doing so in less than...Show More Summary

Geno Smith Comments on Ryan Fitzpatrick, Jets Players Skipping OTAs

Geno Smith knows he's not seen as the New York Jets' long-term option at quarterback. He's just looking to take advantage of the opportunity given to him thanks to Ryan Fitzpatrick's contract stalemate. "Every player in the NFL, I think, deserves a fair opportunity," Smith said Wednesday, per Rich Cimini of ESPN.com. Show More Summary

Derek Wolfe says he doesn’t regret skipping free agency

Perhaps no player since Cowboys cornerback Larry Brown capitalized on Super Bowl success in free agency the way Malik Jackson did. But that also made the deal Jackson’s former Broncos teammate signed before the playoffs look that much worse. Broncos defensive end Derek Wolfe said Wednesday he didn’t regret the four-year, $36.75 million contract he…

Dez Bryant getting back to his old self

Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant isn’t working in full at OTAs this week as the team continues to bring him along slowly after January foot and ankle surgeries, but he’s catching passes and doing individual work while waiting for full clearance. Bryant hopes to get that after another round of X-rays in the near future,…

Brandon Marshall, Eric Decker, Nick Mangold skipping Jets OTAs

Advantage Fitz. With the Jets and quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick willing to continue their relationship but unable to work out a new contract, a trio of Fitzpatrick’s biggest supporters coincidentally have skipped the last two days of Organized Team Activities. Per multiple reports, receivers Brandon Marshall and Eric Decker and center Nick Mangold haven’t shown up…

Chip Kelly back at it with up-tempo practicing in 49ers OTAs

The 49ers are getting a crash course in Chip Kelly during OTAs, learning in a hurry about the kind of pace he wants to keep. According to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com, the 49ers ran 24 offensive plays during an eight-minute team period today. That’s an average of one snap every 20 seconds (#math). If that…

Jerome Cunningham claimed off waivers by Titans

The first time that tight end Jerome Cunningham was waived this offseason, he didn’t have to move far to join his new team. He’ll get a few frequent flier miles the second time around, though. The Titans announced on Wednesday that they used their top spot on the league’s waiver list to add Cunningham to…

Bengals sign fourth-rounder Billings

Fourth-round defensive tackle Andrew Billings has signed his rookie contract with the Bengals. A first-team AP All-American last season at Baylor, the 311-pound Billings was also named the Big 12’s co-Defensive Player of the Year. He should immediately see some snaps in the Bengals’ talented defensive line rotation. The signing of Billings leaves only first-round…

Geno Smith just trying to take advantage of his opportunity

Jets quarterback Geno Smith has heard teammates like Eric Decker and Brandon Marshall talk about their desire to see Ryan Fitzpatrick back with the team for the 2016 season, but says that he doesn’t “really pay much attention to it” because he doesn’t think they’ve said anything negative about him. In fact, Marshall said recently…

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