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Texans-Jets, Browns-Broncos only scheduled Saturday games, two more to flex during season

The NFL has just two games currently scheduled for Saturdays this December but a new addition to league flex scheduling procedures will add two more later int he year. The Houston Texans will travel to face the New York Jets and the Denver Broncos will host the Cleveland Browns on Dec. 15. Both contests are [more]

Monday Night Football schedule starts, ends with Raiders

Jon Gruden spent many years in the ESPN broadcast booth for Monday Night Football games, but he’ll only be on two of the broadcasts this season. Gruden has returned to the sidelines with the Raiders and his team has been scheduled for two games on Monday nights this season. They will host the Rams in [more]

Tom Coughlin’s return among Week One highlights

Tom Coughlin’s new team fared a lot better than his old one in 2017 and they’ll get a chance to start plotting their course for 2018 against one another. The NFL announced the complete regular season schedule on Thursday and it includes a matchup between the Jaguars and Giants at MetLife Stadium on the first [more]

Where will Saquon Barkley go?

After a stellar Scouting Combine workout, some spoke openly of Penn State running back Saquon Barkley being the first overall pick in the draft. After the Browns signed Carlos Hyde early in free agency, the prospect of Barkley to the Browns at No. 1 became a much tougher proposition. So where will Barkley go, assuming [more]

Kirk Cousins to face Jets in Week Seven

Quarterback Kirk Cousins picked the Vikings over the Jets. Cousins will still be seeing the Jets in 2018. The Vikings will face the Jets in Week Seven at 1:00 p.m. ET, according to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News. The game will played at MetLife Stadium. It will be Minnesota’s first game against [more]

Cardinals sign cornerback Marcus Williams

The Cardinals announced they have signed cornerback Marcus Williams to a one-year contract. Williams, 27, bounced between the Texans and the Jets in his first four NFL seasons. He started his career in Houston in 2014. The Texans cut him out of the preseason but signed him to the practice squad. When Houston cut him [more]

Report: Jets will face the Browns on Thursday night in Week Three

A FOX executive recently suggested that the Thursday night schedule will include an improved slate of games. One of those games will include a team that has won one game in the last two seasons, against a team that many thought would be much worse than 5-11 in 2017. Manish Mehta of the New York [more]

Will Baker Mayfield will his way to the top five?

I love a good story. And any story that features a guy taking multiple chances on himself and succeeding each time is a good story in my book. Enter Baker Mayfield. A recent profile from Robert Klemko of SI.com has generated headlines because Mayfield admits to not being fully prepared for a meeting with the [more]

The Browns have actually considered taking two quarterbacks

It has been suggested, mostly as a joke, that the Browns could ensure that they’ll get a great quarterback by using both the No. 1 and No. 4 overall pick on that position. Apparently, it’s not as big of a joke as many had believed. Kevin Clark of TheRinger.com reports that the Browns have “thought [more]

Report: Jets-Lions to open season on Monday Night Football

We still don’t know who will be in the booth when Monday Night Football debuts in 2018. But we now know who will be on the field. Brian Costello of the New York Post reports that the Lions will host the Jets on the first Monday night of the season. This means that, for the [more]

Roc Nation disputes report that firm wants Saquon Barkley to avoid Cleveland

Few expect the Browns to take running back Saquon Barkley with the No. 1 overall pick in the draft. If they do, his representation claims that it hasn’t encouraged Barkley to force a trade or otherwise refuse to report if the Browns make Barkley the pick. “I can say on behalf of our entire team [more]

Today’s the last day for pre-draft visits

After today, the top prospects for the 2018 NFL Draft can unpack their suitcases for a moment. Today’s the final day players can travel to teams for pre-draft visits, and for some it’s the end of the long a grueling few weeks of travel. To round up some of the highlights today, quarterback Sam Darnold [more]

Frostee Rucker visited Jets

The Jets had one of head coach Todd Bowles’ former players from his days as defensive coordinator of the Cardinals in for a visit. Field Yates of ESPN reports that defensive lineman Frostee Rucker was in for a visit with the team. Rucker joined Arizona in 2013, which was the first of two years that [more]

Brett Favre failed Monday Night Football audition

ESPN wants to bring some sizzle back in Monday Night Football. With future first-ballot Hall-of-Famer Peyton Manning not interested, how about another gold jacket-wearing quarterback with the kind of homespun charm that could bring a “turn out the lights” vibe back to the booth? Yes, Brett Favre scored an audition for the role of lead [more]

Nick Mangold to sign one-day retirement deal with Jets

Center Nick Mangold said in February that he wasn’t closing the door on continuing his playing career, but a couple of months have led to a change of heart. Mangold announced on Tuesday that he will be signing a one-day deal with the Jets next week so that he can retire as a member of [more]

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