PHOENIX --The NFL owners meetings kick off today, which has a lot of people wondering one thing. What exactly are the NFL owners meetings? Glad you asked, because we've got you covered. WHERE: The Arizona Biltmore, a swanky and sprawling hotel complex in Phoenix. WHO: NFL owners, general managers
Posted: March 25, 2019, 9:32 am
PHOENIX — Doug Pederson wheeled himself around the Arizona Biltmore resort on a scooter on Sunday, and no he wasn't doing it for efficiency. Not long before arriving in Arizona for the NFL's annual league meetings — which will be taking place over the next couple of days at the Biltmore — Pederson
Posted: March 25, 2019, 9:15 am
The NFL owners will vote this week on a proposal to change overtime by ensuring each team gets a possession, but the league hasn't given much consideration to the more radical proposal of adopting a college-style overtime, in which teams alternate possessions. That's what the Alliance of American
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: March 25, 2019, 9:05 am
Josh Norris and Evan Silva walk through the Steelers’ top three needs and offer options for each of their draft picks.
Author: Rotoworld
Posted: March 25, 2019, 7:53 am
Miami Dolphins defensive end Robert Quinn will visit the New Orleans Saints on Monday, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported Sunday evening. Quinn remains under contract with the Dolphins, but the team has reportedly given him permission to visit other teams while Miami tries to arrange a trade. Quinn
Author: Reuters
Posted: March 25, 2019, 5:59 am
The 100th year NFL annual meeting might be one of the biggest in the league's existence, following the infamous "NOLA No Call.�  The NFL Competition Committee will discuss and vote on whether to move forward on seven different proposals to expand instant replay, including replay that involves
Author: WWL
Posted: March 25, 2019, 2:04 am
Rob Gronkowski played for the most buttoned-up franchise in the NFL, yet he was the outlier with his fun and wacky antics. And he was also a dominant player
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: March 25, 2019, 1:32 am
Likely first-ballot Hall of Famer Rob Gronkowski announced his retirement from the NFL on Sunday after nine seasons, and players all around the NFL are congratulating him.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: March 25, 2019, 1:23 am
BOSTON — The New England Patriots' gentle giant has decided to hang up his cleats. Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski said Sunday that he is retiring from the NFL after nine seasons. Gronkowski announced his decision via a post on Instagram , saying that a few months shy of his 30th birthday "
Posted: March 25, 2019, 12:19 am
The Bears still have some work to do as Ryan Pace and the front office continue building their 2019 roster.
Author: NBC Sports Chicago
Posted: March 24, 2019, 11:49 pm
Former NFL first-round pick Jeremy Maclin is calling it a career after nine years.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: March 24, 2019, 11:34 pm
PHOENIX – There's a good chance pass interference will become reviewable in the NFL this year. Given the number of times the penalty influences games, it should be a no-brainer. We'll find out one way or the other within the next few days, as the league's owners, top executives, GMs and head
Author: Toronto Sun
Posted: March 24, 2019, 11:01 pm
Robert Kraft does not have to appear in court Thursday for his arraignment on charges of soliciting prostitution at a spa in Florida. However, the Patriots owner is set to appear at the NFL owners meetings taking place this week in Phoenix. Over the course of the Annual Meeting, which runs from Sunday
Posted: March 24, 2019, 7:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Guaranteed payments for unrestricted NFL free-agent contracts this month make up just over half of the total money to be paid, down a bit from 2018, when Kirk Cousins signed a fully guaranteed $84-million deal. For the first 148 deals reached in March, the players' union says $1.116
Author: 93.7 The Fan
Posted: March 24, 2019, 2:35 pm
The City of Oakland has responded to the looming relocation of one of the most litigious franchises in sports with, drum roll, litigation. And now the Raiders and the NFL are trying to get the antitrust lawsuit filed over the coming move to Las Vegas thrown out of court. It's a very common maneuver
Author: NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Posted: March 24, 2019, 1:55 pm
Eugene Monroe — the first active NFL player to openly advocate for the use of medical marijuana — is pushing the NFL to reform its cannabis policy.
Author: Yahoo Finance
Posted: March 24, 2019, 12:08 pm
Clay Harbor has given himself a three-month timetable for an NFL return. After spending last season out of the league, the former Eagles tight end is doing everything he can to earn a workout with a team this offseason. Harbor spends most of his days training at TC Boost in Chicago. When he isn't
Posted: March 24, 2019, 10:09 am
Josh Norris and Evan Silva walk through the Ravens’ top three needs and offer options for each of their draft picks.
Author: Rotoworld
Posted: March 24, 2019, 8:28 am
Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey is now ranked fourth in the latest consensus player rankings at Fantasy Football Pros thanks to a couple key free agency moves. That puts him just ahead of a certain Saints player that the media loves to love. It's hard to argue with the three players
Author: Cat Scratch Reader
Posted: March 24, 2019, 5:00 am
With most of free agency in the books, Pro Football Focus looked across each team in the NFL and evaluated which position groups were the most improved based on the moves made. Among the top improved units were the Raiders' wide receivers, Packers' pass rush, Bills' offensive line, Jets'
Author: Dawgs By Nature
Posted: March 24, 2019, 5:00 am
“The Raiders are a team we just don't care for.� It was as true in Floyd Little's time as it was when Floyd said it in 2012, and it's still true today. With the Oakland Raiders making moves, Tim, Laurie, and Jess take a look at the Denver Broncos little brother in the AFC West. The potential
Author: Mile High Report
Posted: March 24, 2019, 5:00 am
Now that the first wave of NFL free agency is behind us, we're highly intrigued to see what the San Francisco 49ers do with the $37.8 million they still have to spend under the cap. Having added multiple starters thus far this March, the 49ers will likely wait until after next month's draft to
Author: Forbes
Posted: March 24, 2019, 5:00 am
Tumultuous would be the first word that comes to mind when describing the Pittsburgh Steelers' 2018 season. There was so much drama going on inside the locker room that could've made a good reality TV show. Jesse James, a Steelers tight end in 2018 now on the Detroit Lions, put it perfectly.
Author: ClutchPoints
Posted: March 24, 2019, 5:00 am
Welcome to Replay Redux. Or, in light of the NFC title game, Deja Blew. The NFL's annual meeting convenes Sunday with all 32 owners and head coaches mulling the state of the game. Which means, another league meeting, another gnashing of teeth when it comes to instant replay. Now more than ever after
Posted: March 23, 2019, 11:58 pm
Thirteen current and former players will participate in the NFL's annual owners meetings next week in Phoenix. Cardinals receiver Larry Fitzgerald and Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson are among the players speaking in different sessions of the meeting. Fitzgerald will focus on how playing in the
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: March 23, 2019, 8:48 pm
Typically, the NFL's annual meetings are the perfect place for a team owner with fresh championship hardware to take a bow before his peers for a job well-done. When owners gather this weekend at the swanky Arizona Biltmore resort, however, it will be anything but business as usual for New England
Author: The Tennessean
Posted: March 23, 2019, 8:26 pm
From March 24-27, owners, general managers, head coaches and executives from around the NFL – including commissioner Roger Goodell – will gather in Arizona for the annual league meetings. Throughout the four days, proposed rule and bylaw changes submitted by the Competition Committee and clubs around
Author: Seahawks Wire
Posted: March 23, 2019, 5:38 pm
Other than the AFC East, which the New England Patriots have ruled without exception since the Paleozoic Era, the AFC North probably has changed the least of any NFL division in recent years. The Ravens, Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals have gone toe-to-toe-to-toe year after year, trading successes
Posted: March 23, 2019, 3:30 pm
Once upon a time, Tiki Barber was a very vocal critic of New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning, causing quite a stir in the year after his retirement when he said Manning's leadership attempts were comical. Barber's comments led to some sour feelings between he and the organization, as well
Author: Giants Wire
Posted: March 23, 2019, 11:00 am
As I was doing research to familiarize myself even more with the compensatory process, I also found myself diving into the Steelers history of compensatory draft picks. It's quite interesting to follow the chain of why the Steelers received a compensatory pick, along with how the Steelers had the
Author: Behind the Steel Curtain
Posted: March 23, 2019, 5:00 am
The Pittsburgh Steelers' season is over, but if you think the news surrounding the black-and-gold is over — think again. For the drama-filled Steelers, things are just heating up, and this is where the daily links article comes in. You might have missed some key news, and we fill you in and give
Author: Behind the Steel Curtain
Posted: March 23, 2019, 5:00 am
Recently-added New York Giants guard Kevin Zeitler is savoring the joyous opportunity to block for one of the most innovative running backs in the game, Saquon Barkley. The Giants traded linebacker Olivier Vernon to the Cleveland Browns in exchange for Zeitler earlier this month. Zeitler, 29, was arguably
Author: ClutchPoints
Posted: March 23, 2019, 5:00 am
In Week 14 of last season the Oakland Raiders upset the Pittsburgh Steelers. This reduced the chance the Steelers would make the playoffs from 70% to 56%. The major factor in Pittsburgh losing was an injury sustained by Ben Roethlisberger. The full extent of this injury did not manifest until halftime
Author: Field Gulls
Posted: March 23, 2019, 5:00 am
The Atlanta Falcons and wide receiver Julio Jones are closing in on an extension that would pay him $20 million per season on a four- or five-year deal, Bleacher Report reported Friday. According to the report, Jones is expected to get around $50 million-$60 million in new guarantees, though the deal
Author: Reuters
Posted: March 23, 2019, 1:14 am
The moment that attorney Mark Geragos said Colin Kaepernick could still play in the NFL even after settling his collusion grievance — and predicted that someone soon would “do the right thing� and sign him — I started to think it would never happen. The moment Andrew Beaton of the Wall Street Journal
Author: NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Posted: March 23, 2019, 12:47 am
Vince Papale overcame long odds to join the Philadelphia Eagles. Decades later, his son is trying to do the same.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: March 23, 2019, 12:28 am
Leading up to the 2019 NFL draft, which starts April 25, Yahoo Sports will count down our top 100 overall prospects. We’ll count them down 10 at a time, followed by profiles on our top 30 overall players.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: March 22, 2019, 11:34 pm
Caption Close NEW YORK (AP) — Guaranteed payments for unrestricted NFL free-agent contracts this month make up just over half of the total money to be paid, down a bit from 2018, when Kirk Cousins signed a fully guaranteed $84-million deal. For the first 148 deals reached in March, the players' union
Author: Plainview Daily Herald
Posted: March 22, 2019, 8:20 pm
The Chargers are one of the most notorious at giving zero hints on who they are going to select in the NFL drafts. While media pundits consistently mock three of four players to them throughout the draft process, Los Angeles always pulls the unthinkable. Throughout the past few months it's been a
Author: Chargers Wire
Posted: March 22, 2019, 8:09 pm
Bengals talk about the running game at NFL Combine. Bengals Xtra is a weekly column from Enquirer beat writer Paul Dehner Jr. analyzing developments off the field surrounding Bengals football, taking you inside the front office and locker room. Find me a team that takes a conservative approach in free
Posted: March 22, 2019, 7:35 pm
Reviewing penalty calls, including pass interference, will be among proposals NFL owners will hear to expand replay when they meet next week in Phoenix.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: March 22, 2019, 7:25 pm
T.J. Linta will have a familiar face in his corner as he tries to make an NFL roster.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: March 22, 2019, 6:28 pm
Allen is also scheduled to meet with the New York Giants, the Jets and the Detroit Lions.
Author: NBC Sports BayArea
Posted: March 22, 2019, 6:21 pm
49ers general manager John Lynch feels comfortable with the team's group of safeties, which is why they didn't sign big-name free agents such as Earl Thomas or Landon Collins.  "We feel good about our free safety depth," Lynch said on the team's website. "We feel we're
Author: NBCS Bay Area
Posted: March 22, 2019, 6:15 pm
Williams takes his love for pancakes pretty seriously.
Author: NBC Sports BayArea
Posted: March 22, 2019, 6:04 pm
Since winning their sixth Super Bowl last month, the Patriots remain the talk of the NFL, even if they've been relatively low-key when it comes to the league's free-agent signing period, which began on March 13. The spotlight is sure to follow the club next week, when pro football's power
Posted: March 22, 2019, 5:35 pm
The NFL has no reason to oppose the NCAA's continued opposition to paying its athletes. The relationship between the two organizations has been mutually beneficial. The NFL gets a free developmental system, and in return, it provides the NCAA a bigger audience of fans wanting an early look at the
Author: For The Win
Posted: March 22, 2019, 5:32 pm
The Cleveland Browns continue to stay busy this offseason, signing free agent offensive lineman Bryan Witzmann on Friday. Witzmann, 28, started seven games at right guard for the Chicago Bears last season, his fourth in the league. A South Dakota State product, Witzmann entered the NFL as an undrafted
Author: Reuters
Posted: March 22, 2019, 4:06 pm
Let Charles Haley ponder the baffling case of David Irving, whose defining mark from a four-year, multiple-drug-suspension-interrupted NFL career was fittingly represented with the way he went out: smoking a blunt as he announced his retirement during a live feed on Instagram. “This dude was just a natural
Author: Corpus Christi Caller Times
Posted: March 22, 2019, 2:54 pm
How do the Minnesota Vikings stack up to the competition? At the start of every season, the initial goal is the same – win the NFC North division. It came up nothing but roses in in 2017 when they won the division and came within a game of going to the Super Bowl. It was disastrous in 2018 as they failed
Author: Forbes
Posted: March 22, 2019, 5:00 am
Lock was a few months out of high school and had to navigate the politics of a struggling team in the midst of a swirling controversy.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: March 22, 2019, 3:58 am