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2019-03-09 23:28
The 49ers figure to get involved in free agency at the linebacker position, but which options could they look at?
2019-03-09 21:39
Replacing onside kick attempts with a difficult fourth-down play was among the NFL rule change ideas suggested by clubs, the league announced. The rule, among three proposed by the Denver Broncos, would allow once a game in the fourth quarter a team to forego a kickoff or kick after giving up a safety
2019-03-09 21:30
The Jacksonville Jaguars are the leading contenders to sign the free agent Super Bowl LII MVP Foles, but there is no deal yet. The Giants still could be a late player for Foles. At least until Foles signs in Jacksonville and the Giants pay Manning his $5 million roster bonus due March 17, this is still
2019-03-09 21:06
Could Antonio Brown be destined for Philadelphia or Oakland?  The Steelers wide receiver is "most closely linked" to the Eagles and Raiders as the speculation continues, according to CBS sports. The report suggests there could be a contractual hold up with the Raiders, though.  Per CBS Sports
2019-03-09 18:47
Fans and many media members have vociferously expressed displeasure with the current system regarding coaches' challenges since a blown call late in the NFC championship game — officials missed a blatant pass interference penalty and a helmet-first hit by the Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman deep
2019-03-09 18:40
NFL teams proposed major changes to replay and overtime on Saturday after a season of consistent criticism of officiating and which plays can be challenged or automatically reviewed. Among the proposals teams have made to the league's competition committee are an increase in the number of plays subject
2019-03-09 18:16
Domata Peko has been an excellent locker room presence for the Broncos since signing in 2017, but now his contract is up and Denver will need to decide if they want to go in a different direction. Despite his solid play on the field, and leadership abilities off of it, moving on from the 34-year old
2019-03-09 17:47
Michael Bennett parlayed record-setting speed into dual-sport success and ran his way from Milwaukee Bradley Tech onto the list of the best high school athletes in Wisconsin history. On the track, Bennett set state records in the 100- and 200-meter dashes in 1998. His marks of 10.33 in the 100 and 20.68
2019-03-09 16:55
It appears the 49ers will pursue all possibilities to solve their pass-rush woes. With the expectation that they will address their biggest need in both free agency and the daft, the NFL Network reported the 49ers, along with the Packers, are “expressing interest” in trading for Kansas City edge rusher
2019-03-09 16:00
The NFL free-agent sweepstakes officially begin Wednesday at 4 p.m. ET with the start of the 2019-20 league year. There has been a lot of discussion about Le'Veon Bell, Nick Foles, Earl Thomas, Landon Collins and Trey Flowers, and ahead is a look at the landscape regarding several of the top free
2019-03-09 15:45
The Chiefs tagged linebacker Dee Ford with a thought toward possibly trading him. And there's apparently interest in trading for him. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Packers and 49ers have expressed interest in trading for Ford. Trading a franchise-tagged player entails several steps.
2019-03-09 15:39
SportsPulse: Our draft guru Michael Middlehurst-Schwartz tells you the five guys you need to know ahead of April's draft that shined at the combine and could become instant stars in the NFL. Sure, football's culture is changing when it comes to concussions. It typically takes longer than it used
2019-03-09 15:29
Retired tight end Martellus Bennett might be motivated to return to the field by his brother Michael Bennett being traded to the New England Patriots, ESPN reported. The Patriots and Eagles are expected to finalize a deal that will send Michael Bennett to New England. Trades cannot be finalized until
2019-03-09 15:19
One of the 256 games on the 2019 regular-season schedule got a lot more interesting this week. On a day and time to be determined by Howard Katz and company, Washington will visit Minnesota. Playing quarterback for the Vikings will be former Washington quarterback Kirk Cousins. Playing quarterback for
2019-03-09 14:59
Free agency is inching closer and closer. On March 13, the Buffalo Bills and rest of the NFL can sign whoever they want. Two days prior, negotiations can begin, but likely already have at the combine last week. On the cusp of free agency, ESPN tabbed one pending free agent as their “must sign” player
2019-03-09 14:49
The Washington Redskins need some help at wideout and an NFC East rival like the Dallas Cowboys might be able to help out. Cole Beasley heads to free agency this offseason at the age of 29 and might be the perfect idea for a Redskins team needing some reliability from its receivers. Beasley is certainly
2019-03-09 14:48
Well, no, Brett Favre is not coming out of retirement. But, Brett Hundley is a UFA and would appear to possess the kind of athleticism, scheme diversity and arm strength that Kliff Kingsbury and Tom Clements covet. Tom Clements was the OC in Green Bay when they drafted Hundley in the 5th round in 2015
2019-03-09 14:10
John Brown Brown has 4.34 speed, with 40 career receptions of 20+ yards, 13 career receptions of 40+ yards, and a career yards per catch average of 15.0 yards. In 2018 with the Ravens, Brown caught 42 passes for 715 yards (17.0 yards-per-catch) and five TDs. With the deep threat option lacking for the
2019-03-09 14:00
Ndamukong Suh has had a wildly successful NFL career. Since coming into the league as the No. 2 overall pick in 2010, he's been a force on the defensive line wherever he's gone. His play in Detroit landed him a monstrous six-year, $114 million deal with the Dolphins that made him the highest-paid
2019-03-09 13:09
Why were the Cardinals the worst team in the NFL last year? The biggest reason is that they swung and missed on big moves at the quarterback position. The Cardinals released one of their quarterbacks, Mike Glennon, yesterday. And that puts into focus just how badly the Cardinals did at assessing quarterbacks