As the annual season of “[insert player name] had private workout with [insert team name]” reports comes to a close, one name was not inserted into the first set of brackets this year. Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey, regarding in some circles as a potential top-10 pick (the more realistic floor, we’re told, is No. 15),…
NFL fans, players and referees all seem to agree that the league office is too concerned about cracking down on touchdown celebrations. The head of the NFL Referees Association, Scott Green, said on SiriusXM NFL Radio that the on-field officials think the league office is putting them in a difficult situation with trying to figure…
The Pats will enter 2017 as AFC favorites. Who’ll push New England: Antonio Brown’s Steelers, Khalil Mack’s Raiders or Philip Rivers’ Chargers? Gregg Rosenthal divides the conference into tiers.
Prescott discussed Tony Romo on Saturday as the latter begins his broadcasting career following 156 games under center for Dallas, per the Cowboys’ official website: “I hope he’s happy. He made the decision to retire; he’s had a great career. He’s got some big shoes for me to fill to try to come in and do a good job for the Cowboys.”
It’s become an annual tradition that the defending Super Bowl champion plays the season-opening game the following season. The NFL always tries to schedule a marquee matchup, hopefully pitting rivals or playoff teams against each other on “Thursday Night Football.” This year is no different.
On this day in Broncos History, John Elway signed a five-year, $29.5-million extension that assured the future Hall of Fame QB will finish his playing career with the Broncos.
“John is the ultimate player, the ultimate team player,” President/CEO Pat Bowlen had said. “This contract guarantees that John will finish his career here in Denver, as he should.”