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Steelers OLB T.J. Watt talks about pool plunge: 'I don't know how I missed the step, but I did'
May 25, 2023
Steelers all-world pass rusher T.J. Watt recently slipped, splashed, confused his dog and made headlines. He's all dried off now and good to go for all those who were concerned after he released video of himself plunging face-first following a pool-cleaning attempt gone wrong.
Former Cardinals, Ravens safety Tony Jefferson retiring after 10 years, moving into scouting
May 25, 2023
Tony Jefferson, who played for the Arizona Cardinals, Baltimore Ravens, San Francisco 49ers and New York Giants, is retiring and taking a position with the Ravens as part of the Nunn-Wooten Scouting Fellowship.
Ron Rivera on declining Commanders DE Chase Young's fifth-year option: 'He gets it'
May 24, 2023
Although the Commanders declined Chase Young's fifth-year option, the former Defensive Rookie of the Year understands the decision, according to Commanders head coach Ron Rivera, who is expecting it to inspire his defensive end for the season ahead.
2022 draft pick Matt Corral on future with Panthers: 'I don't want to get traded'
May 22, 2023
A third-round pick in 2022, Matt Corral has yet to play a down for the Carolina Panthers, but even with the franchise having selected Bryce Young No. 1 overall this spring, the Ole Miss product wants to stay put.
Patriots' Josh Uche not getting 'big-headed' after breakout year: 'It's not like I just figured it out'
May 18, 2023
As a whole, the New England Patriots' 2022 season was a disappointment, but linebacker Josh Uche's season was not. Nonetheless, Uche is not resting upon his individual success from a season ago, but looking to build upon it, saying Thursday that it's "a continuous process," and you don't want to get "big-headed."
Jason Kelce believes Eagles lost 'one of the best guards in the NFL' in Isaac Seumalo: 'Steelers are getting a steal'
May 17, 2023
Eagles center Jason Kelce doesn't believe there's any replacing guard Isaac Seumalo, who signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers this offseason following seven seasons in Philadelphia.
Packers OC Adam Stenavich on playbook with QB Jordan Love: 'Pretty much all of it's on the table'
May 16, 2023
As the Packers make a monumental change from future Hall of Famer Aaron Rodgers to 2020 first-rounder Jordan Love, there will surely be a new look, but offensive coordinator Adam Stenavich said the entirety of the Green Bay playbook will be opened up.
Eagles HC Nick Sirianni says he has no level of concern regarding DL Jalen Carter's conditioning
May 05, 2023
Jalen Carter's conditioning -- which was called into question when he struggled at his Georgia pro day -- was thought to be a red flag for potential suitors, but after multiple questions on the matter Friday, Eagles head coach Nick Sirianni let it be known he has no apprehensions in that area.
Giants, DT Dexter Lawrence agree to terms on four-year, $90 million contract extension
May 04, 2023
The New York Giants and DT Dexter Lawrence have agreed to terms on a four-year, $90 million contract extension that includes $60 million guaranteed, NFL Network Insiders Mike Garafolo and Ian Rapoport reported Thursday.
Cardinals coach Jonathan Gannon on tampering call: 'It's a mistake that we made'
May 02, 2023
New Cardinals head coach Jonathan Gannon issued an apology Tuesday for prohibited contact with general manager Monti Ossenfort prior to his hiring that led to the team having to trade third-round picks with the Eagles in the 2023 NFL Draft.
DL Chris Jones extension on Chiefs GM Brett Veach's to-do list: 'We'll get to work and see what we can do'
May 01, 2023
Fresh off the 2023 NFL Draft, Kansas City Chiefs general manager Brett Veach's checklist has plenty of to-dos and one high atop the agenda is working out a new deal with defensive lineman extraordinaire Chris Jones.
Vikings sign undrafted free-agent Army OLB Andre Carter II
Apr 29, 2023
Army outside linebacker Andre Carter missed out on having his named announced in the 2023 NFL Draft, but his dream to become a professional football player is alive and well. Carter was signed by the Minnesota Vikings on Saturday as an undrafted free agent, the team announced.
Patriots select Jackson State DB/KR Isaiah Bolden in seventh round
Apr 29, 2023
New England continued to bolster its secondary on Saturday and did so with the first 2023 NFL Draft selection of an HBCU player. The Patriots selected Jackson State defensive back Isaiah Bolden in the seventh round with the 245th pick of the draft.
Falcons first-rounder Bijan Robinson thinks how RBs are 'being valued now' is headed in right direction
Apr 29, 2023
Not one but two running backs were taken amid the 2023 NFL Draft's first 15 picks in a surprising turn of events on Thursday. No. 8 overall pick and new Atlanta Falcons back Bijan Robinson hopes it kick-starts a trend for drafts to come after recent years showed fewer RBs taken early.
Cardinals GM Monti Ossenfort doesn't 'foresee' trading DeAndre Hopkins: 'DeAndre is a Cardinal and we're moving forward'
Apr 28, 2023
The Arizona Cardinals made a blur of first-round trades on Thursday night, but not a one included wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins. And according to first-year general manager Monti Ossenfort, it's unlikely Hopkins will be traded over the course of the 2023 NFL Draft, a possibility which had been widely speculated.
Chargers QB Justin Herbert (shoulder) 'getting closer to 75 percent' in long recovery, downplays contract talk after Lamar Jackson deal
Apr 28, 2023
Speaking Thursday at the Chargers' draft party, quarterback Justin Herbert told reporters that his shoulder is "getting closer to 75 percent" after January surgery, and that he's solely focused on that rehab and getting back to football as opposed to focusing on contract extension discussions.
Eagles select Georgia defensive linemen Jalen Carter, Nolan Smith in first round of 2023 NFL Draft
Apr 27, 2023
The Philadelphia Eagles selected Georgia defensive lineman Jalen Carter with the No. 9 overall pick of the 2023 NFL Draft on Thursday night after trading up with the Chicago Bears. Philly later selected Carter's teammate, edge Nolan Smith, at No. 30.
Jaguars LT Cam Robinson to be suspended for violation of performance-enhancing drug policy
Apr 27, 2023
Jacksonville Jaguars left tackle Cam Robinson will be suspended to start the 2023 season for violating the league's performance-enhancing drug policy, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Thursday morning.
Texans, Raiders lead NFL with 12 2023 NFL Draft picks with HOU one of four teams with multiple first-rounders
Apr 27, 2023
A look inside the numbers provided by NFL Research reveals teams such as the Houston Texans, Las Vegas Raiders and the Los Angeles Rams will have plenty of chances to bolster their ranks, while squads such as the Miami Dolphins will have to make the most out of very little.
Jets GM Joe Douglas: WR Corey Davis is 'valued member' of team but 'there's a business aspect to football'
Apr 27, 2023
Speaking Tuesday, Jets GM Joe Douglas referred to Corey Davis as a "valued member of this team" and complimented his work ethic, but did not comment on whether the pass-catcher could be traded as the wide receiver room fills up with more consistent contributors.
Cardinals GM Monti Ossenfort keeping talks with Budda Baker regarding trade request private
Apr 21, 2023
A week removed from Arizona Cardinals safety Budda Baker's request for a trade surfacing, the All-Pro remains on the roster and in high regard within the front office.
First-year general manager Monti Ossenfort said he has engaged in discussions with Baker and his representation, but intends on keeping those talks in-house.
Will Nick Sirianni's approach change with Eagles QB Jalen Hurts' new contract? 'We didn't pay him more to do less'
Apr 20, 2023
Eagles head coach Nick Sirianni made it known Thursday that while keeping Jalen Hurts healthy has and will continue to be paramount, he's not going to rein in what's made his quarterback a dynamic talent so far.
Falcons Pro Bowl guard Chris Lindstrom excels at being 'really boring'
Apr 19, 2023
There are few NFL players who are as outstanding at being boring as Chris Lindstrom. It's the prevailing reason behind Lindstrom hauling in a historic five-year, $105 million extension with the Atlanta Falcons in March.
Vikings 'ideally' would have QB of future develop for season behind Kirk Cousins
Apr 13, 2023
Vikings GM Kwesi Adofo-Mensah and HC Kevin O'Connell each believe their quarterback of the future would "ideally" spend a year developing under Kirk Cousins. Does that mean Minnesota is going QB in the draft?
Going fishing: Justin Herbert, Chris Jones, Tyreek Hill among NFL stars taking part in 'The Catch' competition
Apr 12, 2023
Chiefs DL Chris Jones and Chargers QB Herbert are among nine NFL all-stars scheduled to take part in Saturday's Sport Fishing Championship "The Catch" tournament, which airs on CBS from Miami Beach.
Former Cardinals head coach Kliff Kingsbury joins USC coaching staff as senior offensive analyst
Apr 10, 2023
Kliff Kingsbury, who was fired Jan. 9 following his fourth season with the Arizona Cardinals, is expected to join the USC coaching staff to work with quarterbacks, NFL Network Insider Tom Pelissero reported Monday night.
Dolphins WR Tyreek Hill says he'll be Chiefs' 'worst enemy' when he plays them in 2023, plans to retire after 2025
Apr 05, 2023
Miami Dolphins All-Pro wide receiver Tyreek Hill couldn't help but hype up what's sure to be a much-anticipated return to play the host Kansas City Chiefs in 2023, but Hill also revealed he intends to hang up the cleats after the 2025 season during a recent appearance on Sports Radio 810 WHB.
Hall of Famer Jim Kelly believes Bills need to get QB Josh Allen some RB help: 'Josh can't do everything by himself'
Apr 01, 2023
Former Buffalo QB and Hall of Famer Jim Kelly spoke this week of his belief that while current Bills QB Josh Allen is incredibly talented, it would benefit the offense to get him some help in the run game, saying that "Josh can't do everything by himself."
Jaguars HC Doug Pederson expecting improvement from No. 1 pick Travon Walker: 'Just like Trevor [Lawrence], we can only go up'
Mar 30, 2023
Having seen a significant improvement in the second year from quarterback Trevor Lawrence, Jaguars head coach Doug Pederson said at the Annual League Meeting that he's hoping for a similar growth from 2022 No. 1 overall pick Travon Walker.
Patriots HC Bill Belichick clarifies focus on 2023, not 'last 25 years': 'We're not resting on our past laurels'
Mar 29, 2023
Two days after saying "the last 25 years" were reason for Patriots fans to be optimistic in 2023, Bill Belichick explained he's not content with past glory and is surely intent on future prosperity.
17 rule proposals to be heard at Annual League Meeting
Mar 23, 2023
The NFL on Thursday announced its 2023 playing rule, bylaw and resolution proposals to be voted on at the Annual League Meeting next week. The league's competition committee presented eight rule change proposals, which come in addition to nine previously proposed by NFL clubs.
Texans LT Laremy Tunsil on working out extension: 'I did it my way, like Frank'
Mar 22, 2023
For Houston left tackle Laremy Tunsil, being able to get a historic deal done was a surefire indication that doing things his own way was the right way. It's also, in his belief, a step forward for a Texans franchise he's confident will turn its fortunes around.
Saints RB Jamaal Williams on Lions' 'disrespectful' offer: 'They really didn't want me to be there'
Mar 18, 2023
Introduced as the newest New Orleans Saint on Friday, running back Jamaal Williams said his departure from the Detroit Lions followed a contract offer from the Lions that he felt was impertinent.