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What does Abdullah coming back mean for the Lions

Before last season, the Detroit Lions thought they finally had an answer to their running game through second-year back Ameer Abdullah. He and Theo Riddick were positioned to become one of if not the best one-two punch in the league. However, in week two against the Tennesee Titans, Abdullah busted off a big run and […] What does Abdullah coming back mean for the Lions - SideLion...
Via Sidelion Report
10 minutes ago

Potential Giants free agent target LT Andrew Whitworth expects to return to Bengals

The best left tackle on the market doesn't think he'll leave Cincinnati. Watch video Andrew Whitworth would be the perfect short-term solution to the Giants' left tackle problem. But there's a catch. The free-agent-to-be said that he's "pretty positive" that he'll return to the Bengals during an interview with SiriusXM Radio...
Via NJ.com
25 minutes ago

The Packers don't need Nick Perry

The Packers aren’t interested in bringing Nick Perry back. And the reason is the news that broke on Monday morning. The Packers are interested in trading for Eagles defensive end Connor Barwin. Barwin turns 31 in October and has averaged 6.3 sacks a season over his eight-year career. Perry turns 27 in April and has averaged 4.7 sacks over a five-year career. Perry had an outlier...
Via Cheesehead TV
32 minutes ago

Steelers 2017 Free Agents Analysis C/G Cody Wallace – Unrestricted

Player: Cody Wallace Position: Center/Guard Experience: 9 Free Agent Status: Unrestricted 2016 Salary Cap Hit: $1,350,000 2016 Season Breakdown: It’s rather unfortunate that the season of Cody Wallace’s least usefulness to the team just so happened to coincide with the highest cap hit that he was scheduled to have on...
Via Steelers Depot
40 minutes ago

Unlucky best describes the Ravens front office recently

The Baltimore Ravens are in an unenviable position this offseason. The roster has an excess of aging veterans, multiple pressing positional needs and a relatively small amount of salary cap space to devote to free agency. The root of these problems goes back several years. The front office has made their fair share of mistakes: including questionable free agency decisions, ill-advised...
Via Baltimore Beatdown
40 minutes ago

Jaguars' Tom Coughlin is making moves, and they could impact Giants

Are Jaguars setting themselves up for NFL free agency run at Jason Pierre-Paul? Watch video Call him Trader Tom. Jaguars football boss (and former Giants coach) Tom Coughlin had an active holiday weekend, juggling two trades in various stages of completion while also releasing a veteran starter.  And all three moves could impact...
Via NJ.com
40 minutes ago

Steve Smith Sr. staying away from training to avoid thoughts of a comeback

Steve Smith Sr. officially filed for his retirement last month, but the ultra-competitive former Ravens wide receiver knows himself too well to even help people train this offseason. Smith wants to stay disciplined, lest he find himself on the field next season at age 38.
Via Ravens Insider
40 minutes ago

Report: Cousins won't sign with Redskins before getting tagged

There may not be much drama when the March 1 franchise tag deadline comes around. It appears that a Kirk Cousins tag is inevitable. According
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
1 hour ago

Jets Chat: Why isn't Geno Smith an option for 2017? (VIDEO)

Could Geno Smith be the Jets starting quarterback next year? Near every soon-to-be free agent quarterback has been tied to the Jets. Not officially, but in a "Could [name here] be the Jets starter?" kind of way. We've certainly done our part in the hypotheticals. Here are takes on Nick Foles, Tyrod Taylor, Colin Kaepernick, Josh McCown and...
Via NJ.com
1 hour ago

2016 Player Exit Meetings – S Sean Davis

The Pittsburgh Steelers find that their 2016 season ended a bit prematurely, and are undergoing the exit meeting process a couple weeks sooner than they would have liked. Never the less, what must be done must be done, and we are now at the time of the year where we...
Via Steelers Depot
1 hour ago

Cedric Benson busted for drunk driving again, says doesn’t know ABCs

Cedric Benson played nearly a decade in the NFL, and now says it has impaired his ability to drive. Or spell. Or something. The longtime Bears and Bengals running back was charged with driving while intoxicated in Texas Saturday morning, and had a novel excuse for not undergoing a field sobriety test. According to Rachel Rice…
Via Pro Football Talk
1 hour ago

Coffee with the Jets: The search for a free agent quarterback

Get all the latest news from across the internet about the New York Jets while enjoying your cup of coffee. As the New York Jets head into the offseason, it’s always great to stay informed about the latest news while enjoying your favorite cup of coffee. Here are all the latest news and updates from […] Coffee with the Jets: The search for a free agent quarterback - The Jet Press...
Via The Jet Press
1 hour ago

PFF: Ravens should sign pass rusher Jabaal Sheard

PFF recently released a list of pending free-agents and what team SHOULD sign them. They linked Jabaal Sheard to Baltimore. Here is PFF’s thoughts on the potential signing. I would love this signing. It may just be a pipe-dream, but it could be a reality. The Patriots have a tendency to let their players hit the open-market. The only issue: Will the Ravens have the cap space...
Via Baltimore Beatdown
1 hour ago

Keim believes in Palmer, being aggressive and more

A look around the web on the Arizona Cardinals. Well, that was fun yesterday, huh? After the Jay Cutler news, there is a lot of opinions. I may drop my own, but who knows, that is a bridge we can cross later on. I will say this, if you believed in Palmer, not believing in Cutler is interesting. GM Keim: Balancing short-term vs. long-term is 'double-edged sword'The Cardinals have...
Via Revenge of the Birds
1 hour ago

Jets' Darrelle Revis street fight: What's next in his felony assault case?

Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has been charged with (and arraigned on) four felonies, including assault, in connection with a Pittsburgh street fight. Watch video We are into the second week of the assault case involving Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis. So where do things stand? Revis was arraigned Friday in connection with...
Via NJ.com
1 hour ago

Jets offer contract to N.J.'s K'Waun Williams, free agent cornerback, source says

He recently paid a visit to them. Watch video The Jets have offered a contract to free agent cornerback K'Waun Williams, a league source told NJ Advance Media.  The source said Williams has contract offers from three other unidentified teams. It is not clear how the offers measure up against one another, or what exactly the...
Via NJ.com
1 hour ago

Report: Jared Odrick’s non-football interests caused “minor friction”

The Jaguars cut defensive lineman Jared Odrick this week, just two years into what was billed as a five-year, $42.5 million deal. An injury that limited him to just six games last year was one reason, but Odrick’s off-field interests may have been another. Odrick is his own man, as detailed last offseason by TheMMQB.com.…
Via Pro Football Talk
1 hour ago

Mary Kay Cabot: Browns Likely To Release RGIII, Could Pursue Tyrod Taylor

While the Cleveland Browns are still expected to make a hard push in order to acquire quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo from the Patriots—more on that for another day—they know full well that that may prove to be an unrealistic option depending on New England’s reasonableness in their asking price, provided that...
Via Steelers Depot
1 hour ago

2017 Offseason Questions: Will Stephon Tuitt Play Out Rookie Contract?

The 2016 season is unfortunately over, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are now embarking upon their latest offseason journey, heading back to the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While
Via Steelers Depot
2 hours ago

Cowboys News: Figuring Out The Tony Romo Situation Is Priority Number One

Once the Dallas Cowboys figure out what they are going to do with Tony Romo, everything else will fall into place. DallasCowboys.com Writers Weigh In On Cowboys' Top Offseason Priority - Dallas Cowboys StaffThe NFL opens for 2017 business on March 9, when all teams must be under the salary cap and ready for free agency, and the four writers at the mothership share their opinions...
Via Blogging The Boys
2 hours ago

Pat Shurmur focusing on new approach for Vikings offense

The Minnesota Vikings offense floundered in 2016 for a myriad of reasons. Adrian Peterson missed most of the season to injury, Norv Turner resigned as offensive coordinator midseason, Teddy Bridgewater was lost for the year in the preseason and an offensive line that only resembled blockers far too often were among the biggest issues the…
Via Pro Football Talk
5 hours ago

Who's on the Bears' Mount Rushmore?

Who's on the Bears' Mount Rushmore?
Via CSN Chicago
6 hours ago

The Real Johnny Foxborough Is Pretty Great, Too

The morning of the AFC Championship Game, a reader sent The MMQB an email about a story we’d published a few days earlier, “The Tale of Tom Brady and Johnny Foxborough.” The piece detailed the relationship between Bill Belichick and Brady, and how Belichick has coached his star quarterback harder than anyone on the Patriots’ roster over the past 16 years. One of Belichick’s...
Via MMQB
7 hours ago

Washington Redskins Should Sign Kirk Cousins Before The Tag Deadline

Another franchise tag for Kirk Cousins this season may prove to be the beginning of the end of his stay in Washington. The Redskins, therefore, need to sign him to a long-term deal before the tag deadline and must prepare to overpay to keep him. The Washington Redskins face a second consecutive offseason with questions […] Washington Redskins Should Sign Kirk Cousins Before The...
Via Riggo's Rag
7 hours ago

Arizona Cardinals: How fans feel about Jay Cutler

A report on Monday morning suggested the Arizona Cardinals should grab quarterback Jay Cutler Early on Monday, Si.com’s Peter King in his MMQB piece that the Cardinals should sign Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler.  Cutler is expected to be made available for other teams this offseason. Our Vance Meek pointed out today all the reasons […] Arizona Cardinals: How fans feel...
Via Raising Zona
7 hours ago
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