Former Cowboys CB Orlando Scandrick to visit Redskins

The Redskins will meet with free agent cornerback Orlando Scandrick on Sunday, according to Todd Archer of (Twitter link). Scandrick was granted his release from the Cowboys earlier today, but could now stay in the NFC East. Washington could be on the hunt for multiple cornerbacks this offseason, as the club not only traded slot corner Kendall Fuller in order to acquire...
Via Pro Football Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Saquon Barkley should be the New York Giants’ top priority in the 2018 draft

The New York Giants have already made several impactful signings this offseason as the team looks to bounce back from a disappointing 2017 season. With Saquon Barkley in the backfield, this goal could quickly transform from a possibility to a probability. The Giants struggled at virtually every position last season en route to a 3-13 record that has granted them the second overall...
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Indianapolis Colts trade No. 3 pick to New York Jets

Chris Ballard is full steam ahead in the Indianapolis Colts rebuilding process. The team has recently worked out a deal with the New York Jets regarding the 2018 NFL Draft order, which is set to begin at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas on April 26. The Jets dealt three draft picks to the team in exchange for their third overall pick in this year’s draft. Indianapolis has found...
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The Minnesota Vikings overpaid for Kirk Cousins, and that’s just fine

Everyone likes to get a good value. Whether you’re shopping for groceries, or buying a house, price is something that is always considered. However, some things are flat-out worth overpaying for. A quarterback is one of those things. The debate about the Minnesota Vikings next quarterback raged throughout the Twins Cities for the better part of two months prior to the Kirk Cousins...
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How the Jets’ Trade Affects the New York Giants

The New York Jets made a surprisngly big trade early Saturday morning. Trading four draft picks to the Indianapolis Colts in order to move up to No. 3 overall in the upcoming 2018 NFL draft. The Jets previously owned the No. 6 overall pick, so the move slides them up three spots. Here are the full trade details… This move by the Jets clearly indicates that they are drafting a quarterback...
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Houston Texans: Tyrann Mathieu signing important in different ways

Finally, a statement signing. The Houston Texans got their star signing with the acquisition of Tyrann Mathieu from the Arizona Cardinals. Here are three quick thoughts on the deal. The one year deal The honey badger is 25, in his physical prime, and motivated to show his worth in this one year deal. The corner is among the very best in the league and with this kind of motivation...
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NFL free agents 2018: Jets' top remaining needs after opening wave, NFL Draft trade up

With the opening wave of NFL free agency 2018 complete, let's take a look at the biggest remaining needs for Todd Bowles, Mike Maccagnan, and the Jets.
15 hours ago

WATCH: New York Jets trade up to #3 in the NFL Draft, is a new QB on deck?

On SNY, the Football Night in New York panel discusses a big trade for the New York Jets, as Gang Green now owns the #3 overall pick in the NFL Draft and will have a chance to select a young quarterback.
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Ravens News 3/18: One move Baltimore should make, Danny Woodhead retiring, trades and more!

To the Ravens news.. Michael Crabtree can bring Anquan Boldin-like clutch play to Ravens - ESPN Crabtree’s arrival should spark some flashes about that Super Bowl for the Ravens, most notably Anquan Boldin. Crabtree doesn’t possess great speed like Boldin, and he makes the same tough, contested catches. At 6-foot-1, 215 pounds, Crabtree is nearly the exact size as Boldin ...
Via Baltimore Beatdown
11 hours ago

Luke Willson reportedly leaves Lions meeting without contract

The tight end search continues. Tight end has jumped to one of the Detroit Lions’ top needs after Wednesday surprising released of Eric Ebron combined with the loss of No. 2 tight end Darren Fells to free agency. The Lions have been slow to find a replacement for the two, but one of the most popular choices out there is former Seahawks tight end Luke Willson. The Lions reportedly...
Via Pride of Detroit
11 hours ago

Jared Goff led NFL in play-action yards in 2017, and it wasn't close

When you have a strong running game, it makes throwing the ball infinitely easier. Not only does it take pressure off of the quarterback, but it also sets up the play-action pass. Jared Goff experienced exactly that in 2017 with Todd Gurley behind him in the backfield. Gurley, the Offensive Player of the Year, was second in the NFL with 1,305 rushing yards and 13 touchdowns, proving...
Via The Rams Wire
10 hours ago

Baltimore Ravens: 3 reasons they should re-sign Mike Wallace

The Baltimore Ravens may have wanted to go completely new at the wide receiver position but they should have Mike Wallace join Michael Crabtree. The one thing the Baltimore Ravens couldn’t do at the wide receiver position was stay the same. Give credit, where it’s due, the Ravens did not do that. First the Ravens […] Baltimore Ravens: 3 reasons they should re-sign Mike Wallace -...
Via Ebony Bird
10 hours ago

Latest on Ndamukong Suh

Free agent DT Ndamukong Suh has left New Orleans without a contract and is on his way to Tennessee to meet with the Titans, per Jordan Schultz of Yahoo! Sports (via Twitter). Mike Triplett of tweets that the door is not closed on a Suh-Saints marriage, as the visit with New Orleans was always intended to be a feeling-out session rather than an all-out recruiting mission...
Via Pro Football Rumors
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers sign inside linebacker Jon Bostic

The Pittsburgh Steelers have solved their inside linebacker problem, inking a contract with former Indianapolis Colt, Jon Bostic to a 2-year deal. According to Ian Rapoport, the Pittsburgh Steelers have signed Bostic to a 2-year deal. After spending just one season in Indy, the inside linebacker is looking at a starting position in Pittsburgh to […] Pittsburgh Steelers sign inside...
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Jets GM showed his hand last year when it comes to trading picks, went all in this year

Mike Maccagnan told us he'd trade up for a QB this year after signaling intention to move down in 2017
10 hours ago

Former Colts Linebacker Jon Bostic Signs With Steelers

Jon Bostic, who started 14 games at inside linebacker for the Colts last season, has signed a free agent deal with the Pittsburgh Steelers, the team announced on Sunday.
9 hours ago

Pittsburgh Steelers host Pro Bowl special teamer, Matthew Slater

The Pittsburgh Steelers began their free agent recruiting trail with a Pro Bowl special teamer and former New England Patriot. Matthew Slater isn’t much outside of special teams, but the seven-time Pro Bowler has the leadership and experience to make a drastic impact on the last remaining struggle on this team. According to reports, Pittsburgh […] Pittsburgh Steelers host Pro Bowl...
Via Still Curtain
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland creates Joe Thomas Day to be celebrated 7/3

Joe Thomas Day will be July 3, which represents the No. 73 Thomas wore his entire career with the Browns.
Via Sporting News
9 hours ago

Former Ravens receiver Boldin weighs in on new Ravens wideout, former teammate Crabtree

Anquan Boldin played three seasons with the Ravens, catching 186 passes for 2,645 yards and 14 touchdown receptions, starring in the Ravens’ Super Bowl run after the 2012 regular season and becoming quarterback Joe Flacco’s most trusted target. He knows plenty about the Ravens’ newest receiver...
Via Ravens Insider
9 hours ago

Pittsburgh Steelers' 2018 free agency: Jon Bostic a much-needed starting option at ILB

Jon Bostic, who agreed to a two-year contract, will be viewed as a good stopgap to replace Ryan Shazier until a draft pick develops.
9 hours ago

Bills to host Russell Bodine

The Bills are set to host free agent center Russell Bodine today and tomorrow, per Ian Rapoport of (via Twitter). Buffalo has a major need at center following Eric Wood‘s retirement. Bodine, of course, is not an ideal replacement. Although he has started all 64 possible games since entering the league as a fourth-round pick of the Bengals in 2014, he has not been overly effective...
Via Pro Football Rumors
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The Seattle Seahawks will not miss WR Paul Richardson

With former Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Paul Richardson having signed with the Washington Redskins on a lucrative free agent deal, many fans are lamenting his loss and worried about where the team’s offensive production will come from going forward. The issue with that is that during his career in Seattle Richardson was the definition of a replacement level receiver. Over the...
Via Field Gulls
9 hours ago

Arizona Cardinals additions on offensive line will have them playing with fire

The Cardinals have addressed the offensive line, but is it being done in the right way? The Arizona Cardinals and Steve Keim set out on a mission in the 2013 offseason. To fix the Arizona Cardinals offensive line. He was close, but never quite reached that goal. Now, with the signing of Justin Pugh, the Cardinals have made another attempt at fixing the offensive line. In creating...
Via Revenge of the Birds
9 hours ago

JuJu Smith-Schuster: Vontaze Burfict PED excuse “can’t be serious”

Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict faces a four-game suspension for violating the performance-enhancing drug policy and reportedly plans to argue that the positive test came from using medications prescribed following a concussion and/or a shoulder injury last December. Burfict suffered the concussion in a December 4 game against the Steelers when he was hit in the [more]
Via Pro Football Talk
8 hours ago

Steelers adding Jon Bostic likely means reunion with Lawrence Timmons won’t be happening

The team’s first free agent acquisition likely means the Timmons return is a no-go. The Pittsburgh Steelers’ need at inside linebacker has been well documented, and it also has been expected the team will be signing a free agent to help fill the void left by injured Ryan Shazier. To be honest, most assumed the team would be signing a free agent linebacker, and also adding one via...
Via Behind the Steel Curtain
8 hours ago
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