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Bengals fans donate to Blake Bortles’ foundation for knocking out Steelers

It’s not quite at the point (yet) that it reached two weeks ago when Bills fans donated in droves to Andy Dalton‘s foundation after the Bengals beat the Ravens to deliver a playoff berth to Buffalo, but Bengals fans are now showing their appreciation to Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles for eliminating Cincinnati’s chief rival from [more]

Frank Reich’s name surfaces in connection with Titans job

The Eagles have maximized the talents of a mobile quarterback in Carson Wentz. The Titans may be interested in taking advantage of some of the expertise that has shaped Wentz. Terry McCormick of Titan Insider has injected the name of Eagles offensive coordinator Frank Reich into the mix for the next coach of Tennessee’s NFL [more]

Titans will pick 25th, as more spots in draft order set

Four more teams know where they’re picking in the 2018 NFL Draft, as a result of the weekend’s results. The Titans will pick 25th, as they have the lowest record of the divisional round losers, followed by the Falcons, Saints and Steelers. The 29th and 30th picks will be held by the losers of the [more]

Bills hire away Alabama offensive coordinator Brian Daboll

The Bills have reached into the college ranks for their new offensive coordinator. Brian Daboll, who just won the national championship as the offensive coordinator at Alabama, has been named the offensive coordinator of the Bills. That’s a surprise move, as Daboll hadn’t been reported as a candidate and wasn’t known to be looking to [more]

Zay Jones having surgery to repair torn labrum

The Bills took wide receiver Zay Jones in the second round of the 2017 draft and he moved to the top of the depth chart when the team traded Sammy Watkins to the Rams in August, but his production during the season wasn’t as robust as many hoped. Jones, who set an NCAA record for [more]

Officiating video steers clear of controversial calls

On Friday of each week, the league office produces an officiating video that reviews select calls and circumstances from the prior week for the benefit of educating the media and, in turn, the public. Under former senior V.P. of officiating Dean Blandino, it was a must-watch clip. With  Al Riveron taking over the duties, well, [more]

Yannick Ngakoue fined $18,231 for hit on Tyrod Taylor

The NFL fined Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue $18,231 for unnecessary roughness. It was Ngakoue’s third fine this season. He was fined $24,309 for a roughing-the-passer penalty on a hit on Deshaun Watson in the season opener. And the league docked him $30,387 for contact with an official in a December 24 game against the [more]

Bills looking at Rob Chudzinski, Mike McCoy

The Bills have become the Panthers North, and their list of candidates for their vacant offensive coordinator job have a definite Charlotte ties. Via Alex Marvez of the Sporting News, the top two options to replace the just-fired Rick Dennison appear to be Mike McCoy and Rob Chudzinski. Chudzinski worked on the Panthers staff with [more]

Bills fire Rick Dennison

The Bills will be on the hunt for a new quarterback this offseason, but they’ll be hiring a new offensive coordinator first. The team announced on Friday that they have fired offensive coordinator Rick Dennison. The move comes less than a week after the Bills failed to score a touchdown in their 10-3 Wild Card [more]

Brandon Beane “still in the process” of finding franchise quarterback

Bills General Manager Brandon Beane hasn’t talked specifics of the team’s plans at quarterback for the 2018 season, but it’s a good bet that Tyrod Taylor isn’t front and center in them. The Bills owe Taylor a $6 million roster bonus if he remains on the team into the new league year and Beane’s comments [more]

Sean McDermott says he didn’t coach players to antagonize Jaguars

In the wake of last Sunday’s playoff win over the Bills, Jaguars defensive lineman Calais Campbell said that he felt Bills players were going above and beyond in efforts to try to goad Jacksonville players into losing their cool on the way to unsportsmanlike conduct penalties. Campbell suggested that the Bills players were coached to [more]

Doug Whaley was the only external candidate for Packers’ G.M. job

The Packers had four candidates for the G.M. job that went to Brian Gutekunst. Three came from within the organization, one came from outside. Via the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the team interviewed former Bills G.M. Doug Whaley for the job. He was the only minority candidate Green Bay interviewed. “Doug Whaley really did a job [more]

Texans set to hire Brian Gaine as General Manager

The Texans are negotiating a contract to hire Brian Gaine as their new General Manager, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports. He will replace Rick Smith, who has taken a year-long leave of absence. Gaine joined the Bills this offseason as vice president of player personnel. Though the Texans cast a wide net, Gaine was [more]

Cordy Glenn should return in time for offseason conditioning

Bills offensive tackle Cordy Glenn went on injured reserve December 15 with foot and ankle problems. He underwent surgery on his foot by renowned specialist Dr. Robert Anderson soon after. “He had a successful procedure,” Bills coach Sean McDermott said, via Chris Brown of the team website. “He’s currently rehabbing and getting himself ready for [more]

Bills have decisions to make on Rick Dennison, Tyrod Taylor

Buffalo finished 29th in total offense and 22nd in points, and the Bills scored only three points in the playoff loss to the Jaguars. It could cost offensive coordinator Rick Dennison and quarterback Tyrod Taylor their jobs. Dennison did not get a public vote of confidence from Sean McDermott on Tuesday, as the head coach [more]

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