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Report: Ex-Bills LB Eddins was executed by drug dealers

Former Buffalo Bills linebacker Robert Eddins was found dead in his grandmother’s basement back in 2016 as Detroit police were investigating a double homicide. On Thursday, TMZ Sports reported that three men who were drug dealers have been charged in connection to those killings.Per the report, the three men “were part of a plot to deal more than 5 kilos of cocaine and heroin.”The...
Via Sportsnaut
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Press Release: Indianapolis Colts Sign K-Adam Vinatieri To Contract Extension

The Indianapolis Colts today signed kicker Adam Vinatieri to a contract extension.
Via Colts.com
6 hours ago

Vinatieri takes veiled shot at Grigson discussing new deal

It’s safe to say Pat McAfee isn’t the only guy who was happy to see former Indianapolis Colts general manager Ryan Grigson get the boot last year. After inking a new contract with Colts, 45-year-old kicker Adam Vinatieri took a veiled shot at Grigson.According to Zak Keefer of the Indianapolis Star, Vinatieri said, “This process was substantially easier than it was a couple of years...
Via Sportsnaut
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Carolina Panthers could sell for as much as $2.8 billion

Owner and co-founder Jerry Richardson is in the process of selling his Carolina Panthers. It comes on the heels of Richardson himself being involved in a sexual misconduct scandal that the public became aware of late in the 2017 season.For Richardson, it has to be a bitter pill to swallow. He’s the original owner of the expansion franchise. Since its inception back in 1995, Richardson...
Via Sportsnaut
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Can Washington Redskins NT Phil Taylor mount a second comeback?

The Washington Redskins have more talent on the defensive line than what they had three years ago. But there’s still room for more. If nothing else, 2018 showed that the Washington Redskins are lacking in depth in the trenches, on both sides of the ball. Not only that, but the team lacks a true nose […] Can Washington Redskins NT Phil Taylor mount a second comeback? - Riggo's Rag...
Via Riggo's Rag
5 hours ago

Linebacker Nick Kwiatkoski ready for next step with Chicago Bears

As the offseason is officially underway, the Chicago Bears made their first move by releasing LB Jerrell Freeman. Freeman spent the last two seasons in Chicago and played in a total of 13 games. He missed all of last season after suffering a season ending pec injury. While being on IR, he received a ten game suspension, which was his second suspension with the team. He would have...
Via isportsweb.com
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Seahawks unlikely to franchise tag Richardson

The Seahawks are hoping to keep Sheldon Richardson long term but placing a franchise tag on him is unlikely, per Ian Rapoport of NFL.com (Twitter link). Richardson is currently slated to hit the open market in mid-March.The Jets traded Richardson to the Seahawks on Sept. 1 for wide receiver Jermaine Kearse and a second-round pick in the 2018 draft. Richardson tallied one sack last...
Via Pro Football Rumors
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Colts and Kicker Adam Vinatieri Agree on Contract Extension

The Colts have locked up their Hall of Fame kicker for the 2018 season as they’ve agreed to a contract extension with Adam Vinatieri. Adam Vinatieri has already cemented himself as one of the greatest kickers in league history, but he’s not done yet as he will return to Indianapolis for his 23rd NFL season […] Colts and Kicker Adam Vinatieri Agree on Contract Extension - Horseshoe...
Via Horseshoe Heroes
5 hours ago

Is Le’Veon Bell signing with New York Giants possible?

With much uncertainty at running back, could the G-Men look to upgrade their backfield with Le’Veon Bell? The New York Giants have to address the running back position, among many other needs, in free agency or the draft. Le’Veon Bell has been a dominant dual-threat player in his five-year career. He has totaled over 1,200 […] Is Le’Veon Bell signing with New York Giants possible...
Via G-Men Headquarters
5 hours ago

Doug Pederson: Eagles win Super Bowl LII anyway if Carson Wentz isn't injured; Wentz MVP

Things don't change in the alternate universe where Wentz stays healthy as far as Pederson is concerned
Via CBSSports.com
5 hours ago

Jacksonville Jaguars: The preparations for the 2018 season have begun

The Jacksonville Jaguars brain trust burns the midnight oil at this time of the year. Many decisions must be made in the next two months in order to put the very best team on the field in 2018. The Jacksonville Jaguars had a storybook season in 2017.  However the “what have you done lately” attitude […] Jacksonville Jaguars: The preparations for the 2018 season have begun - Black...
Via Black & Teal
5 hours ago

Pre-Combine 2018 NFL Draft Big Board: Defense

The offensive side of the ball can be found here. TacklesThis grouping includes players who project best as 3-4 defensive ends.1. Vita Vea, Washington2. Maurice Hurst, Michigan3. Harrison Phillips, Stanford4. Tim Settle, Virginia Tech5. DaRon Payne, Alabama6. DaShawn Hand, Alabama7. B.J. Hill, North Carolina State8. Derrick Nnadi, Florida State9. Taven Bryan, Florida10. Nathan Shepherd...
Via RealGM - NBA
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James Winchester wants a Jaguars cornerback on the Chiefs

Chiefs long snapper James Winchester didn’t mind getting involved in a little offseason player recruitment Wednesday. Pro Football Talk’s Charean Williams wrote that the Jacksonville Jaguars are unlikely to re-sign cornerback Aaron Colvin, which will make him a free agent. Winchester liked hearing this news. Winchester and Colvin played together at the University of Oklahoma from...
Via Arrowhead Pride
5 hours ago

Report: Cowboys could be an ‘unexpected’ suitor for Cousins

In even the craziest of possible scenarios, there’s not a person closely connected to the NFL who would believe that the Dallas Cowboys might make a play for Kirk Cousins in free agency next month.That’s until we realize who is actually running the Cowboys. Sure, VP Stephen Jones has some say about what happens with the franchise. But it’s still owner Jerry Jones who has final say...
Via Sportsnaut
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Les Snead asked David Carr to give Jared Goff advice; here's what he said

Jared Goff and David Carr both endured very difficult rookie seasons in the NFL. Carr was sacked an NFL-high 76 times for 411 yards in 16 games, while Goff was brought down 26 times in just seven games. Neither had more touchdown passes than interceptions as their teams struggled mightily in their first seasons. Goff bounced back nicely to make the Pro Bowl in Year 2, but Carr wasn...
Via The Rams Wire
4 hours ago

Report: Police believe DeSean Jackson was victim

The potential legal trouble that DeSean Jackson was in at the end of the 2017 season has a different look to it.While the car in question belonged to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers receiver, police now believe that he played no part in any wrongdoing.“The case involving Buccaneers wide receiver DeSean Jackson’s wrecked vehicle found abandoned with bullets and marijuana inside is currently...
Via Sportsnaut
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Police not actively investigating crash linked to DeSean Jackson

An investigation surrounding a Christmas Eve crash that involved a car owned by Buccaneers wide receiver DeSean Jackson is now inactive, the Tampa (Fla.) police told Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times on Thursday (Twitter link). Jackson claimed a friend was driving a Chevy Silverado registered to him when it struck a tree and was abandoned near a mall in Tampa. Police also found two...
Via Pro Football Rumors
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Dolphins Will Cut Lawrence Timmons

According to the Miami Herald, courtesy of Armando Salguero, the Miami Dolphins intend to release inside linebacker Lawrence Timmons. The Dolphins signed the former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker in free agency last season on a two-year, $12 million contract, of which it was reported that $11 million was guaranteed at signing, though Salguero is reporting that...
Via Steelers Depot
4 hours ago

What are the chances the Jacksonville Jaguars decide to trade-up in the 2018 draft?

Could the Jacksonville Jaguars have some cards up their sleeve when the NFL draft rolls around? The Jacksonville Jaguars find themselves in unfamiliar territory. After an AFC runner-up 2017 season, the team will be picking 29th in the upcoming draft. It’s a far cry from consecutive years of picking in the top five after finishing […] What are the chances the Jacksonville Jaguars...
Via Black & Teal
4 hours ago

Falcons work out C/G Ben Gottschalk

The Falcons are rumored to have interest in former Bucs’ C/G Ben Gottschalk. On an otherwise slow day in the doldrums of the NFL offseason, the Falcons faithful were greeted with a potentially groundbreaking piece of news. That’s right. Ben Gottschalk, who previous spent time with the Buccaneers, Chiefs, and 49ers, has apparently been worked out by the Falcons. Hold your excitement...
Via The Falcoholic
4 hours ago

Dolphins to release Lawrence Timmons, Julius Thomas?

After placing the franchise tag on wide receiver Jarvis Landry, the Miami Dolphins will find themselves $8 million over the cap once he decides to sign said tender. Sure, the team is still looking into moving Landry in a trade. It could also rescind the offer to create $16 million in cap room, but the Dolphins are going to have to make other internal moves in order to even have a...
Via Sportsnaut
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adam Vinatieri: No. 1 Priority This Offseason Was Re-Signing With Colts

Adam Vinatieri explains why he’s “really, really excited” to be back with the Indianapolis Colts for his 23rd NFL season. The team announced it had re-signed the kicker to a one-year deal on Thursday.
Via Colts.com
4 hours ago

Adam Vinatieri calls out ex-GM Ryan Grigson after re-signing with Colts

Adam Vinatieri does not appear to have much love for former Indianapolis Colts general manager Ryan Grigson.The veteran kicker, who just signed a one-year deal to remain with the Colts, said on Thursday per Zak Keefer of the Indianapolis Star that the negotiation process with current GM Chris Ballard was “substantially easier” than it was with Grigson a few years ago. Vinatieri also...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Overusing the Lions-Patriots connection

Bob Quinn, Matt Patricia, and Harold Nash all undeniably link the Detroit Lions to New England. My question is, are those links leading to lazy analysis? Speculation about how the Detroit Lions will implement ideas and concepts from the much touted New England Patriot “way” is valid. The two biggest pieces of the Lions’ brain trust […] Detroit Lions: Overusing the Lions-Patriots...
Via Sidelion Report
4 hours ago

Dolphins to cut Lawrence Timmons, Julius Thomas

This is breaking news. Please refresh for updates.The Dolphins are planning to cut linebacker Lawrence Timmons and tight end Julius Thomas prior to the beginning of the new league year on March 14 to help relieve cap issues, per Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald. Salguero also speculates that the team may look to shed the fifth-year option for offensive tackle Ja’Wuan James, making...
Via Pro Football Rumors
4 hours ago  |  Discuss
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