• Jimbo Fisher: Just 1 early signee at Texas A&M has NIL deal

    Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher continued to deny that his program’s incoming players were “bought” via name, image and likeness deals. Fisher said in an interview with a San Antonio TV station that most of the Aggies’ 11 early enrollees do not have an NIL deal in place, pushing back on the notion initially espoused […]

  • Matthew Stafford not throwing, Aaron Donald absent from Rams’ OTA

    Quarterback Matthew Stafford is still not throwing and defensive tackle Aaron Donald was a no-show due to his contract situation when the Super Bowl champion Los Angeles Rams began voluntary organized team activities on Monday. Stafford received an anti-inflammatory shot in his right elbow shortly after the Super Bowl victory over the Cincinnati Bengals. Stafford […]

  • Dwayne Haskins had BAC of .20 when struck, killed

    The late Dwayne Haskins had a blood-alcohol level of 2 1/2 times the legal limit when he was killed on a South Florida highway last month, the Miami Herald and Fox Sports radio reported Monday. Two blood samples were taken, blood coming back at .20 and another fluid at .24. The legal limit in Florida […]

  • Report: NFL could stretch Deshaun Watson decision to 2023

    The NFL is expected to decide whether to suspend Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson before the season begins, though there’s a small chance the issue could drag into 2023, The MMQB reported Monday. According to the report, the NFL has talked with at least half of the 22 women who filed civil suits against Watson […]

  • Cardinals to be featured on in-season ‘Hard Knocks’

    The Arizona Cardinals will be featured on the second installment of HBO’s “Hard Knocks In Season.” It’s the first appearance for the Cardinals on “Hard Knocks.” The series will debut in November in the second half of the 2022 season. The in-season series debuted in 2021 with the Indianapolis Colts. “We can’t wait to get […]

  • Reports: Kyler Murray skips Cardinals’ OTAs

    Arizona Cardinals Pro Bowl quarterback Kyler Murray is skipping the team’s volunteer organized team activities this week, according to reports. The move was expected as Murray and the Cardinals are at a standstill on talks about a contract extension. The offseason between Murray and Arizona has included Murray scrubbing all references to the team from […]

  • Colts add QB Nick Foles on 2-year deal

    The Indianapolis Colts are adding quarterback Nick Foles with a two-year contract, NFL Network reported Monday. The move reunites Foles with Colts head coach Frank Reich, Foles’ offensive coordinator while both were in Philadelphia. Foles will back up new Colts starter Matt Ryan. The Bears released Foles earlier this month after failing to find a […]

  • Jaguars RB Travis Etienne (foot) cleared for OTAs

    Jacksonville Jaguars running back Travis Etienne has been cleared for all practice activities and will take part in offseason workouts that start Monday, coach Doug Pederson said. Etienne missed the entire 2021 season. Etienne suffered a Lisfranc injury to his left foot during the second quarter of a 23-21 preseason loss at New Orleans on […]

  • TE Tyler Kroft agrees to 1-year deal with 49ers

    Tight end Tyler Kroft is signing a one-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers, his agent said Monday. Kroft, 29, caught 16 passes for 173 yards and a touchdown in nine games (six starts) last season for the New York Jets. He missed five games with a chest injury and spent time on short-term injured […]

  • Report: NFL owners ‘counting votes’ on Dan Snyder ouster

    The string of negative headlines surrounding the Washington Commanders and their owner Dan Snyder is having a cumulative effect on Snyder’s standing with other NFL owners, USA Today reported. “There’s growing frustration about the Washington situation and not over one issue, but over how much smoke there is,” an unnamed owner told the newspaper in […]

  • Reports: Browns’ Jadeveon Clowney agrees to one-year deal

    Defensive end Jadeveon Clowney agreed to a one-year, $11 million contract to remain with the Cleveland Browns, multiple media outlets reported on Sunday. Clowney, 29, rebounded after a down season with the Tennessee Titans in 2020 by recording 37 tackles (11 for loss), nine sacks and 19 quarterback hits in 14 games (all starts) with […]

  • Report: Giants WR Kadarius Toney had knee procedure

    New York Giants wide receiver Kadarius Toney reportedly is recovering from a minor knee procedure. Toney was wearing a red no-contact jersey during organized team activities this week following arthroscopic surgery, but he is expected to be ready for training camp, the New York Daily News reported Saturday. Toney, 23, was the Giants’ first-round pick […]

  • Former Bucs TE Calvin Magee dies at 59

    Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end Calvin Magee, who was in his first year as an assistant coach at Jacksonville State, died at age 59 after a suffered heart attack last weekend. The school announced news of Magee’s death on Friday. No funeral details have been announced. “Our hearts are broken with the loss of […]

  • Mountain West scrapping two-division format in 2023

    The Mountain West Conference announced Friday that it will eliminate its two-division format beginning with the 2023 season. The Mountain West will instead have the two teams with the top winning percentages play in the league championship game. The move comes two days after the NCAA Division I Council changed policy to allow conferences to […]

  • Agent: Raiders sign journeyman WR Jordan Veasy

    The Las Vegas Raiders are signing journeyman wide receiver Jordan Veasy, the player’s agency announced Friday. Overtime Sports Management Group shared a photo of the signing on social media but did not disclose the details. Veasy, 26, made his NFL debut last season with the Houston Texans and appeared in two games. He played 24 […]

  • Pitt WR Jordan Addison picks Southern Cal

    Wide receiver Jordan Addison announced Thursday that he will transfer from Pitt to Southern California. Addison, a consensus All-American and the reigning Fred Biletnikoff Award winner for the best receiver in college football, appeared in the transfer portal earlier this month. “The last few weeks have been very difficult,” Addison wrote in a social media […]

  • Nick Saban apologizes for singling out Texas A&M on NIL

    Alabama coach Nick Saban apologized Thursday for calling out Texas A&M and two other schools during a speech for leveraging name, image and likeness (NIL) deals to attract players. Saban set off a firestorm Wednesday night when he said Texas A&M “bought every player on their team.” “I should have never really singled anybody out,” […]

  • Ravens P Sam Koch retires after 16 seasons

    Sam Koch retired from the NFL after 16 seasons, 256 games and one Super Bowl ring with the Baltimore Ravens. “I am grateful of you for taking a chance on me,” Koch said Thursday while seated between head coach John Harbaugh and general manager Eric DeCosta. Koch was the longest-tenured player in Ravens’ franchise history, […]

  • Giants’ Daniel Jones ‘confident’ despite declined fifth-year option

    New York Giants quarterback Daniel Jones chose his words carefully Thursday when discussing new general manager Joe Schoen’s decision not to fully guarantee his fifth-year option for 2023. Jones, however, was clear in saying that he remains sold on his abilities. “Yeah, I’m certainly confident in myself. I’m confident in the team we have and […]

  • Pac-12 to change conference title game after NCAA ruling

    The Pac-12 will feature its two top teams in its conference title game rather than one team per division after a ruling Wednesday that cleared the way for conferences to have more flexibility with their decisions. The NCAA Division I Council announced that it would relax restrictions on conference title games within college football. Conferences […]

  • Ohio State boosting Ryan Day’s salary to $9.5M

    Ohio State football coach Ryan Day is set to receive to a two-year contract extension that boosts his annual salary to $9.5 million through the 2028 season. The deal announced by the school Wednesday increases Day’s annual compensation from $7.6 million. It is pending the approval of the university’s board of trustees in a vote […]

  • Commanders sign first-rounder Jahan Dotson

    First-round pick Jahan Dotson signed a four-year contract with the Washington Commanders worth $15.1 million, according to the NFL salary slotting system. Dotson, the 16th overall pick in the 2022 NFL Draft, also has a fifth-year team option in his deal, customary for NFL first-rounders. Dotson had 91 catches for 1,182 yards and 12 touchdowns […]

  • Chargers sign veteran DL Morgan Fox

    The Los Angeles Chargers signed veteran defensive lineman Morgan Fox on Wednesday, agent David Canter declared via social media. Fox, 27, played in all 17 games (nine starts) for the Carolina Panthers in 2021 and posted 34 tackles and 1.5 sacks. He spent the first four seasons of his NFL career with the Los Angeles […]

  • Report: Jets sign 10th overall pick WR Garrett Wilson

    The New York Jets agreed to a $20.55 million rookie deal with wide receiver Garrett Wilson on Wednesday, ESPN reported. The four-year, fully guaranteed contract for the 10th overall pick out of Ohio State means the Jets have signed all three of their first-round selections. Wilson, 21, posted 10 100-yard receiving games over three seasons […]