In Case You Missed It, News around the NFL, May 17, 2017

As America wakes up to seeing a former model spill the beans on a common practice in the NFL, fans of the NFL should hold off on throwing rocks. Tom Brady isn’t alone in potentially not reporting an injury. His wife isn’t a medical doctor, so her opinion has to be taken with a grain of salt…

Source: If Brady* cheated in hiding an injury, he’s not alone. • Denver Broncos Zone

 

The Broncos are planning a committee approach at running back this season. But will Jamaal Charles be part of that committee? Not necessarily. Longtime Denver reporter Mike Klis of KUSA puts Charles’ odds of making the 53-player roster to start the season at only 50-50. Klis notes that Charles has a history of knee injuries…

Source: Jamaal Charles no lock to make the Broncos’ roster | ProFootballTalk

 

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s wife Gisele Bundchen was a guest on CBS This Morning on Wednesday and told Charlie Rose during an interview that her husband suffered a concussion during the 2016 season. That came as new information since Brady didn’t miss a game due to a concussion last year and never spent time in…

Source: NFL: No sign Tom Brady complained of concussion symptoms | ProFootballTalk

 

player photoCarr is likely in line for a market-setting deal, but things are progressing very slowly

Source: Derek Carr is reportedly ‘frustrated with the slow pace’ of extension talks – CBSSports.com

 

Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans had a childhood that’s hard to imagine. His mother got pregnant with him when she was 14. His father stayed with his mother but was physically abusive, once going to jail for punching her. Eventually Evans’ mother’s brother put a stop to the abuse by murdering Evans’ father. Evans’ uncle…

Source: After a rough childhood, Mike Evans uses football camp to give back | ProFootballTalk

 

Image: Embracing relationshipAlex Smith knows there will be a bit of an awkward dynamic between him and Chiefs first-round pick Patrick Mahomes. But the veteran QB is ready to embrace the relationship regardless.

Source: Alex Smith to ’embrace’ relationship with Mahomes – NFL.com

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