Report: The NFL Can Now Flex Games Starting In Week 5

  Gregg Rosenthal of, citing a league source, reports that the NFL can begin flexing Sunday Night Football games as early as Week 5. However, the league can only flex a total of two games during Weeks 5 – 10 that would have been played during Sunday afternoon. In the past, the NFL had waited until Week 11 to make any changes to the Sunday Night game. The NFL is announcing...
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Twitter Tuesday: Jimmy Graham gets rejected

New Orleans tight end Jimmy Graham won’t be dunking football over the crossbar next season. Not unless he wants to get penalized 15 yards for unsportsmanlike conduct. The NFL will start issuing penalties next season for said dunks, according to Gregg Rosenthal of The league has already banned using the ball as a prop in touchdown celebrations so the trend towards the No...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

How can new rule changes possibly affect Houston Texans?

Earlier on Wednesday there were many proposed rule changes in the NFL, according to Gregg Rosenthal of Among the propositions were the idea that the extra point attempt should be moved back to the 25-yard line, or even as far as the 40. Other rule change propositions that were offered by the New England Patriots included the idea to heighten the goal post crossbar by five...
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Donte Whitner goes off on writer Gregg Rosenthal for his free agent rankings

Good Ole Donte Whitner is at it again. He is once again taking his frustrations out on a reporter.  He did this in Buffalo with a writer named Pat Moran and challenged him to a boxing match.  Now he is upset with Gregg Rosenthal of because he landed as the 48th best free agent […]The post Donte Whitner goes off on writer Gregg Rosenthal for his free agent rankings...
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February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Julius Thomas Named Broncos' Starting Tight End

Denver announced Julius Thomas as its starting tight end, according to Gregg Rosenthal of Spin:Thomas beat out Jacob Tamme and Joel Dreesen. The athletic 25-year-old will struggle to have consistent fantasy value as the fourth option behind Demaryius Thomas, Eric Decker and Wes Welker but is worth adding in two-TE leagues.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Jets – An Off-Season Of Overreactions And Bad Jokes

Gregg Rosenthal of appropriately called making fun of the New York Jets our “fifth national sport” this morning on Twitter. At this point, it doesn’t matter what rumor the team is associated with or how flimsy that information is, the only object of every beat writer and major NFL writer is to sprint to the keyboard and fire off a snarky Tweet preceded by “LOLZJETS…AMIRITE...
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February 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Rosenthal reports on Pagano's diagnosis, says Colts' press conference coming at 10:30

Colts Authority Daily Links 10/01/12 Gregg Rosenthal of also reports on Chuck Pagano, who has a treatable form of leukemia and says the Colts will hold a press conference at 10:30. He says Pagano intends to be back: "Will be back REAL soon," Pagano wrote to Breer via email. The Breer he is referring to is, of course, Albert Breer of the NFL Network.   You...
Via The Colts Authority
October 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Cowboys, Bears, Bucs, Vikings are the frontrunners to land Cortland Finnegan

According to Gregg Rosenthal of, the frontrunners to land cornerback Cortland Finnegan, are the Cowboys, Bears, Buccaneers, and Vikings. All four teams obviously need to help at the corner position and Finnegan will likely be the most sought after free agent corner once free agency begins on March 13th.
Via Pro Football Zone
March 05, 2012  |  Discuss

PFT Live, segment 2: Playoff picks with Gregg Rosenthal

Mike Florio speaks with PFT’s Gregg Rosenthal about the 2011 playoff picture, including their picks for division winners and wild cards in the AFC and NFC.
Via Pro Football Talk
November 28, 2011  |  Discuss

Rosenthal: NFL midseason report card -- Ravens rule AFC

Rosenthal: Here’s how we think the AFC seeds will end up by year’s end, with a look at how each team got to the midway mark.
November 08, 2011  |  Discuss

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