In Case You Missed It, News From Around the NFL

Mostly love, not much hate for the players in this division.

Source: We list our top three players, past or present, we hate/love for each NFCN team. • Denver Broncos Zone

 

In 2011 under McCoy, five TEs started games. Four of them played in 14+ games.

Source: Four Tight Ends could answer Denver’s RB and WR questions. • Denver Broncos Zone

 

At a time when NFL players seem to be realizing that better pay will come only through labor strife, the NFL Players Association has a message for its membership: “Save now. Fight later.” The union recently posted a video on Twitter with that message. The message to save money is a sensible one even without…

Source: NFLPA message: “Save now. Fight later” | ProFootballTalk

 

Odell Beckham Jr. and Jayro Ponce. (Team Jayro Facebook)Odell Beckham Jr. spent much of his offseason in Los Angeles training for his fourth NFL season, and he and the rest of his teammates are due in New Jersey in just a few days for the start of training camp. But when Beckham got a message that there is a cancer-stricken boy in Texas longing to meet him, the receiver dropped everything to make his wish come true

Source: Odell Beckham Jr. drops what he’s doing to visit cancer-stricken young fan in Texas

 

The Seahawks may dispute talk of hard feelings in the locker room toward their quarterback, but one of their most prominent players doesn’t deny using a little locker-room talk toward Russell Wilson. In an interview with Josina Anderson of ESPN, cornerback Richard Sherman admitted that, during a June 2014 practice, he intercepted Wilson and shouted…

Source: Richard Sherman confirms choice words in practice for Russell Wilson | ProFootballTalk

 

Khalil Mack and Derek Carr helped lead the Raiders back to the playoffs in 2016. (AP)Improvement isn’t always linear. There are plenty of indicators that the Raiders’ record was a bit bloated last season. According to pythagorean wins (based on points scored and points allowed) and Football Outsiders estimated wins metric, the Raiders played like an 8.8-win team last season. They caught some breaks.

Source: 2017 NFL Preview: Won’t be easy for Raiders to pick up where they left off

 

Hmm, Dabo is who kicked Chad Kelly off his Clemson football team,

player photoThe Clemson coach believes his former quarterback has that ‘it’ factor

Source: Dabo Swinney says Deshaun Watson has intangibles of Joe Montana and Tom Brady – CBSSports.com

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