1. Nick Fairley Told He Should Retire from NFL Due to Heart Issue

    New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton said Thursday that defensive lineman Nick Fairley has received one recommendation to retire from the NFL because of a heart issue...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 18 days ago 12,286 reads 0 comments

  2. Julian Edelman, Patriots Reportedly on Verge of Contract Extension

    The New England Patriots are reportedly on the verge of locking up wide receiver Julian Edelman long term with a new contract. NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported Edelman's extension " should be completed in the next day or so...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 days ago 8,020 reads 0 comments

  3. Brandon Marshall Speaks on Eric Decker, David Harris Cuts, Odell Beckham Jr.

    New York Giants wide receiver Brandon Marshall joked he isn't sure the New York Jets will have enough players for the 2017 season after their offseason roster purge...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 18 days ago 8,354 reads 0 comments

  4. Adrian Peterson Says He's Thinking of Playing 5 More Seasons, Talks Doubters

    New Orleans Saints running back Adrian Peterson believes he can remain an effective weapon for at least five more NFL seasons, and he admitted people who doubt him provide added motivation to reach that goal...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 18 days ago 13,321 reads 0 comments

  5. 'This Could Have Been Me'

    When 15-year-old Jordan Edwards was killed by a police officer (and maybe even took a bullet for his brother), his high school football team did the only thing that felt right: play on.

    David Gardner Written by David Gardner about 18 days ago 160,812 reads 0 comments

  6. Top Factors That Could Sink New England Patriots This Season

    Every NFL team has a weakness somewhere. Though, at this time in the offseason when optimism reigns supreme, these weaknesses can be difficult to identify...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 18 days ago 9,639 reads 0 comments

  7. Top Factors That Could Sink Philadelphia Eagles This Season

    In a parity-filled league such as the NFL , the difference between a 10-6 season and 6-10 can come down to just a few deficiencies. That's something the Philadelphia Eagles are wary of entering 2017...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 18 days ago 9,154 reads 0 comments

  8. Tanking, Guessing, Flailing, Bumbling: Rebuilding, Jets Style

    Before we get to the latest chorus of Jets lamentations, let's talk about "tanking" for a moment. In the wake of New York releasing linebacker David Harris and the pending ...

    Mike Tanier Written by Mike Tanier about 18 days ago 22,698 reads 0 comments

  9. Mike Williams 'Getting Behind' at Chargers OTAs Due to Back Injury

    The Los Angeles Chargers are hoping for early contributions from first-round pick Mike Williams next season, but a back injury isn't helping...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 18 days ago 1,503 reads 0 comments

  10. Jaylon Smith Takes Part in 1st Public Drills Since Surgery on Knee Injury

    Dallas Cowboys linebacker Jaylon Smith took a significant step toward his first NFL action during organized team activities Wednesday. According to Todd Archer of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 18 days ago 24,068 reads 0 comments

  11. Calvin Johnson Reportedly Paid Lions $1 Million of Signing Bonus After Retiring

    Former Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson repaid the team at least $1 million of the signing bonus in his contract when he retired last year, far more than had been previously reported...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 19 days ago 4,782 reads 0 comments

  12. Cardinals WR John Brown Suffers Hamstring Injury

    Arizona Cardinals wide receiver John Brown is dealing with a hamstring injury. Per NFL Network's Omar Ruiz , Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians announced Brown "tweaked" his ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 19 days ago 2,870 reads 0 comments

  13. Dennis Pitta Released by Ravens After Suffering Hip Injury During OTAs

    The Baltimore Ravens have released tight end Dennis Pitta with an injury waiver after he suffered another hip injury during organized team activities last week. Ryan Mink of the Ravens' official website broke the news of Pitta's release...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 19 days ago 24,283 reads 0 comments

  14. Eric Decker Trade Rumors: Ravens Among Potential Suitors for Jets WR

    As the New York Jets explore their options with wide receiver Eric Decker , the Baltimore Ravens have emerged as a potential suitor...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 19 days ago 4,183 reads 0 comments

  15. Eric Decker, David Harris Departures Reportedly Due to Jets Cost-Cutting

    The New York Jets ' decision to release linebacker David Harris and wide receiver Eric Decker primarily came down to money, it was reported Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 9,300 reads 0 comments

  16. Saints Players React to Report Nick Fairley's Heart Issue Has Career in Jeopardy

    With reports emerging that defensive tackle Nick Fairley has a heart condition that could jeopardize his career, per Josh Katzenstein of NOLA.com, his teammates offered their support on Wednesday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 19 days ago 5,991 reads 0 comments

  17. Hue Jackson Becomes 1st Coach to Sign with Jay Z's Roc Nation Sports Agency

    Roc Nation Sports announced Wednesday that it agreed to a deal to represent Cleveland Browns head coach Hue Jackson , according to ESPN.com's Darren Rovell . Per Rovell, Jackson marks the first coach Jay Z's firm has signed on with...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 30,440 reads 0 comments

  18. The Christian Pulisic Blueprint

    How to make an American prodigy who can finally (finally!) be worthy of the world's game: start 'em early (with a side of Doritos), put 'em on the second-best team, vacation like Messi and, above all else, have fun out there. Like so.

    George Dohrmann Written by George Dohrmann about 19 days ago 569,772 reads 0 comments

  19. LeSean McCoy's Captions Instagram Post with Jeremy Maclin 'Signing Players'

    Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy took his recruitment of free-agent wide receiver Jeremy Maclin to social media Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 14,570 reads 0 comments

  20. Kirk Cousins, Redskins Contract Negotiations Reportedly Improving

    The long, tenuous contract talks between the Washington Redskins and quarterback Kirk Cousins have improved as of late, ESPN.com's Adam Schefter reported Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 19,539 reads 0 comments

  21. Odell Beckham Jr. Desire for New Contract Reportedly Reason for OTAs Absence

    ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Wednesday that wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has been absent from New York Giants OTAs due to his "desire for a new deal...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 40,808 reads 0 comments

  22. Top Factors That Could Sink Chicago Bears This Season

    It should go without saying, but a variety of issues could plague the Chicago Bears in 2017. So goes the nature of an extensive rebuild that started at the top with general manager Ryan Pace a few years back...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 19 days ago 7,405 reads 0 comments

  23. Top Factors That Could Sink Oakland Raiders This Season

    At this point in the offseason, there's widespread optimism for most fanbases . After the Oakland Raiders secured the rights to running back Marshawn Lynch , locals and analysts bought stock in the Silver and Black as Super Bowl contenders in 2017...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 19 days ago 8,364 reads 0 comments

  24. Jets GM Mike Maccagnan Says Tanking Is 'Not Our Focus' After Roster Shake-Up

    New York Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan ensured fans his team isn't tanking during a press conference despite some notable roster moves this offseason. "That's not our focus," he said of tanking in 2017, per Connor Hughes of NJ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 days ago 8,593 reads 0 comments

  25. Jets Expressed Interest in Steve Smith Earlier This Year, WR 'Happily Retired'

    The New York Jets are now in need of receivers, but Steve Smith is reportedly not going to be an option...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 19 days ago 11,486 reads 0 comments