Steelers opening contract talks with Antonio Brown, Lawrence Timmons

The Pittsburgh Steelers could have some positive news to share with their fans in the near future.CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora reports that the Steelers opened talks with Lawrence Timmons and Antonio Brown on new contracts Monday. Brown is set to make nearly $9 million next season, but that isn’t close to what wide receivers of his caliber earn per season. The Steelers increased...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Should the New York Jets restructure Ryan Clady’s contract?

Based on this tweet from Jason La Canfora, the New York Jets are interested in keeping pending free agent Ryan Clady for 2017, but not necessarily at the $10 million salary that he is due to receive.  Clady would likely have to take a pay cut should he want to avoid being released.   The left tackle has a $1 million roster bonus set to kick in, but the remaining $10MM is not guaranteed...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cowboys could get second-round pick for Tony Romo

The Dallas Cowboys are in a tough situation, but a good one.The Cowboys have two excellent quarterbacks on their roster: Tony Romo and Dak Prescott. They will be keeping Prescott, who earned the starting job with a stellar rookie season. They are likely to trade Romo despite owner Jerry Jones’ fierce loyalty to the veteran QB.At least if the Cowboys do trade Romo, they will be...
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Roger Goodell reportedly 'really bothered' by Matt Patricia's clown t-shirt

New England Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia took a shot at Roger Goodell with his fashion choice Monday, and the NFL commissioner reportedly was not happy about it.On the Patriots’ flight home from Super Bowl LI, Patricia sported a Barstool Sports T-shirt that depicted Goodell as a clown. Unsurprisingly, that did not sit well with the commish, an “ownership source...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles expected to chase Alshon Jeffery in free agency

Despite Carson Wentz throwing for more than 3,700 yards last season, the Philadelphia Eagles’ leading receiver was a tight end.The Eagles hope to change that by possibly signing the best free-agent wide receiver on the market. CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora reports that Philadelphia is expected to “be in on” Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery.The former Pro Bowl selection...
Via The Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Niners to give Kyle Shanahan control over roster

The San Francisco 49ers are still seeking a general manager, but the role might be redefined upon Kyle Shanahan’s arrival.Shanahan is widely expected to become the team’s head coach after the Atlanta Falcons season is over, but according to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the team may recalibrate its GM search to account for personnel control being handed to the coach. If the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Browns making progress on extension for LB Collins

Jamie Collins might be staying with the Cleveland Browns after all.The star linebacker, who was traded from the New England Patriots to the Browns during the regular season, is able to become an unrestricted free agent in March. But instead of testing the open market, the two sides are close to a contract extension, per Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports. Collins has three sacks, two...
January 19, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Bills close to hiring Sean McDermott as head coach

The Buffalo Bills may be close to making a head coaching hire. The Buffalo News’ Vic Carucci reports that the Bills are “zeroed in” on Sean McDermott as their next head coach. He says the two sides could have something finalized in the next day or so. #Bills are zeroed in on Sean McDermott as their next HC. Could have something finalized in the next day or so. — Vic...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 10, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: No Alshon Jeffery trade happening between Bears, Eagles

Don’t expect Alshon Jeffery to be leaving Chicago ahead of the Nov. 1 trade deadline. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, there is “nothing happening” between the Chicago Bears and Philadelphia Eagles in terms of a trade involving Jeffery, contrary to reports suggesting otherwise. Rapoport suggests Jeffery’s franchise tag, which prevents any team from negotiating...
Via The Sports Daily
October 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Benjamin Allbright says metadata shows CBS’ Jason La Canfora lied, stole photo

Taking others’ Twitter content without proper attribution or credit has led to tides of criticism against sports media figures, and the latest in the crosshairs is CBS NFL insider Jason La Canfora, who’s under fire from Denver Mile High Sports radio host Benjamin Allbright (who also does work for CBS Sports Radio). This all started Thursday when Allbright, who cohosts the morning...
Via Awful Announcing
September 19, 2016  |  Discuss

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