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Who will the Colts interview?

As PFT reported earlier tonight, the Colts were bracing for the possibility of Josh McDaniels not signing the paperwork that would have made him the next head coach of the team. Three candidates are expected to be interviewed in the next 24-48 hours. For now, it’s not known who they are. Possibilities (in our view, [more]

Report: Brad Childress expected to join Bears staff

The Chiefs announced in late January that assistant head coach Brad Childress informed them that he would not be returning to the team for the 2018 season because he’d opted to retire, but Childress has reportedly reversed course. Adam Caplan of ESPN reports that Childress is expected to take a job with the Bears as [more]

Eagles, among other things, wrap up 32nd pick in 2018 NFL Draft

The offseason started for most teams long before the confetti fell last night. But like a Broad Street hangover, the reality is about to hit the Eagles that they don’t have much to work with this offseason, at least in terms of draft capital. With the loss, the Patriots earned the 31st pick in the [more]

Report: Washington will “consider” applying franchise tag to Kirk Cousins

It’s the last football Sunday of the year. Which means that it’s the last chance for the people who cover football to make a Sunday Splash. Which means it’s Caddy Day at Bushwood Country Club. Which means it’s time to be on the lookout for a little doody in the pool. Adam Schefter of ESPN [more]

Patrick Mahomes assuming nothing following Alex Smith trade

Alex Smith is still a member of the Kansas City Chiefs and will be until a trade with the Washington Redskins becomes official on March 14, the first day of the new league year. Until that officially happens, the trade could be called off for any number of reasons. With that in mind, Patrick Mahomes [more]

Travis Kelce: Alex Smith trade “awkward,” expectations high for Patrick Mahomes

Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce said on Wednesday that he got the news that quarterback Alex Smith is set to head to Washington in a trade the same way many others did on Tuesday night. Kelce got the word via Twitter after his girlfriend said something was going on with the quarterback and his reaction [more]

Browns offered a second, but not a big contract for Alex Smith

The Browns wanted Alex Smith. But not as much as Washington did, at least financially. According to Pat McManamon of, the Browns offered the Chiefs a second-round pick for Smith, but weren’t prepared to meet his contract demands. Washington gave Smith a new four-year, $94 million deal as part of the trade. They sent [more]

Rams, Chiefs to play in Mexico City in 2018

The Rams will host the Chiefs in Mexico City in 2018, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced during his press conference Wednesday. The league will determine the date and the time of the game later this spring. It becomes the fourth international game the league has confirmed for next season, adding to the three previously announced [more]

Doug Pederson, Nick Foles happy for Alex Smith

Doug Pederson coached Alex Smith for three years in Kansas City. Nick Foles backed up Smith in 2016 with the Chiefs. They were as surprised as anybody to hear the news of the trade that will send Smith to Washington. “I just hate that we’ve got to play him twice a year,” Pederson said Wednesday. [more]

Alex Smith trade can’t be finalized until March 14

Stop us if you’ve heard this one before. Actually, you have. But we’ll keep going anyway. The trade that will send quarterback Alex Smith to Washington can’t be finalized until the new league year begins on March 14. This means that, technically, the deal can fall though between now and then. Technically, no deal is [more]

Report: Cardinals had interest in Alex Smith

After word of the trade sending Alex Smith to Washington broke on Tuesday night, Adam Schefter of ESPN reported that six teams expressed interest in making a deal with Kansas City before they made their move. Kent Somers of AZ Central Sports reports that the Cardinals were part of that group, which makes perfect sense [more]

D.J. Swearinger is not happy with the Kendall Fuller trade

Washington might have solved a long-standing problem by finding a quarterback to commit to them for more than one year. But they’ve also created another one, weakening their secondary and apparently angering teammates by sending cornerback Kendall Fuller to Kansas City along with a third-round pick for quarterback Alex Smith. After registering his initial displeasure [more]

Kendall Fuller was the last to know he was in Alex Smith trade

The first big domino of the offseason fell on Tuesday night with the agreement of a trade sending Alex Smith to Washington and cornerback Kendall Fuller to Kansas City along with a third-round pick. Smith has reportedly agreed to a new contract — which, like the trade, can’t become official until March 14 — so [more]

Chiefs put all their faith in Patrick Mahomes

The late-night agreement to trade Alex Smith to Washington has made it clear: Patrick Mahomes is the man in Kansas City. The Chiefs made it clear that they saw Mahomes as their starter of the future on draft day last year, when they used two first-round picks to move up and draft Mahomes. What wasn’t [more]

Reports: Kendall Fuller traded to Chiefs as part of Alex Smith deal

The Kansas City Chiefs are getting cornerback Kendall Fuller from the Washington Redskins as part of a trade that will send quarterback Alex Smith to D.C., according to multiple reports. The trade cannot become official until the start of the new league year on March 14. However, a deal was reportedly reached Tuesday that will [more]

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