Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com, 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...
Earlier on Wednesday there were many proposed rule changes in the NFL, according to Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com
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...
Denver announced Julius Thomas as its starting tight end, according to Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com.Fantasy 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.
Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com 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...
Philadelphia Eagles running back LaSean McCoy had to be
carted off the field yesterday after sustaining a concussion during the team’s
31-6 loss to the Washington Redskins, reports Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com.
Less than two minutes remained in the game when McCoy
sustained the injury. This led many, including Rosenthal, to question why the
top running back was still in the...
NFL communications director Randall Liu tweets that the NFL has pushed back the trade deadline to 4 PM ET on Thursday.
Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com reports that the league is considering moving the trade deadline back since several teams have closed their offices because Hurricane Sandy.
“It is being discussed and we will let the clubs know if a change is made...
Colts Authority Daily Links 10/01/12
Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com 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.
According to Gregg Rosenthal of ProFootballTalk.com, 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.
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.
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