Skip to content

PFT Live: Pats, NFL should share blame over Deflategate

Ben Volin of The Boston Globe says neither the New England Patriots or the NFL have handled the Deflategate saga well and also explains why the NFL has nothing to gain by painting the Patriots as the villain.

Permalink 2 Comments Feed for comments Back to top

PFT Live: Michael Crabtree looking like Raiders’ No. 1 receiver

Mike Florio is joined by Vic Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle to talk about Michael Crabtree’s impressive performance in training camp, as well as how rookie Amari Cooper has done on the gridiron thus far.

Permalink 4 Comments Feed for comments Back to top

PFT Planet: Jets’ ceiling hinges on play of Geno Smith

Mike Florio takes calls and tweets from around the PFT universe, including answering questions about how the New York Jets will fare this season and also who will have a better year, Peyton Manning or Andrew Luck.

Permalink 0 Comments Feed for comments Back to top

PFT Live: Patriots talk with Ben Volin, Raiders talk with Vic Tafur

New England Patriots Training Camp Getty Images

We’ll be spanning the country on Tueday’s PFT Live to bring you everything you need to know about the NFL.

On one coast, Mike Florio will be talking to Ben Volin of the Boston Globe about that latest developments in Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s push to have his four-game suspension wiped out in federal court. We’ll also ask Volin for some early thoughts about what the team’s been doing at training camp.

From the other coast, Florio will welcome Vic Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle with a look at the Raiders. Some topics that may come up for discussion include the positive reviews for wide receiver Michael Crabtree, Derek Carr’s play at quarterback and the team’s stadium situation. And smack dab in the middle is John Glennon of the Tennessean with the latest on the Titans.

Author Monte Burke will also be on the show to discuss his new biography of Alabama coach Nick Saban with a particular focus on Saban’s years in the NFL.

We also want to hear what PFT Planet thinks. Email questions at any time or get in touch on Twitter at @ProFootballTalk to let us know what’s on your mind.

It all gets started at noon ET and you can listen to all three hours live via the various NBC Sports Radio affiliates, through the links at PFT, or with the NBC Sports Radio app.

Permalink 10 Comments Feed for comments Back to top

PFT Live: How high is Terrelle Pryor’s ceiling as WR?

After putting in the offseason work to learn the position, Terrelle Pryor is turning heads at Browns practice lining up wide as a receiver and Mike Florio projects how good he can be.

Permalink 1 Comment Feed for comments Back to top

PFT Live: Russell Wilson didn’t want team ‘broken up’ over contract

Russell Wilson’s agent, Mark Rodgers, joins the show to discuss the deal that made Wilson the second-highest paid QB behind Aaron Rodgers.

Permalink 6 Comments Feed for comments Back to top

PFT Live: Will Philip Rivers ink a new deal in 2015?

Kevin Acee joins the show to break down Philip Rivers‘ contract negotiations with the Chargers and the latest news on San Diego’s stadium dilemma.

Permalink 0 Comments Feed for comments Back to top

PFT Live: Mark Rodgers, Chargers talk with Kevin Acee

Russell Wilson AP

The Seahawks and quarterback Russell Wilson beat a start of camp deadline to agree on a new extension and we’ll be looking at how they struck that agreement on Monday’s edition of PFT Live.

Wilson’s agent Mark Rodgers will join Mike Florio on the show to walk us through the steps that he took to secure Wilson’s four-year, $87.6 million extension. We’ll also find out how close Wilson came to playing out the 2015 season on his current deal during Rodgers’s visit.

Wilson isn’t the only quarterback whose contract has been a topic of conversation this offseason. Philip Rivers’s deal with the Chargers is up after this season and word out of San Diego that there’s a drop-dead date for talks looming. Kevin Acee of U-T San Diego will talk to Florio about where things stand on that front and fill us in on anything else of note from Chargers camp.

We also want to hear what PFT Planet thinks. Email questions at any time or get in touch on Twitter at @ProFootballTalk to let us know what’s on your mind.

It all gets started at noon ET and you can listen to all three hours live via the various NBC Sports Radio affiliates, through the links at PFT, or with the NBC Sports Radio app.

Permalink 2 Comments Feed for comments Back to top

PFT Live: Sheldon Richardson played a lot of people for fools

Jets’ insider Manish Mehta joins Mike Florio to discuss the team’s reaction to the Sheldon Richardson news, the level of immaturity he showed by not informing the team of his charges and his future with the club.

Permalink 0 Comments Feed for comments Back to top

PFT Live: What exactly is Jason Pierre-Paul’s endgame with Giants?

After Giants’ owner John Mara stated that he had no idea about the extent of Jason Pierre-Paul’s hand injury, Mike Florio gives his theory on why JPP is taking such a combative stance with his team.

Permalink 0 Comments Feed for comments Back to top

PFT Live: Russell Wilson makes smart business decision with deal

Seahawks insider Bob Condotta joins Mike Florio to discuss Russell Wilson’s contract extension, how his teammates feel about the deal and Bobby Wagner’s tweet regarding the lack of money to go around.

Permalink 0 Comments Feed for comments Back to top

PFT Live: Bears won’t make any Cutler decisions based on money

CSN Chicago’s Josh Mullin says it seems every training camp, the Bears’ relationship with Jay Cutler is healthy though they will want to take some decision-making duties away from the QB, which he may not like.

Permalink 2 Comments Feed for comments Back to top

PFT Live: Clock is ticking for Seahawks and Russell Wilson

Mike Florio explains why the Seahawks and Russell Wilson could be going down a winding road if a deal isn’t reached by the beginning of training camp.

Permalink 6 Comments Feed for comments Back to top

PFT Live: Browns using disrespect as motivation for 2015 season

Browns head coach Mike Pettine says his team is being motivated by outside disrespect and as Mike Florio notes a coach needs to use whatever he can to get his players ready to play at a high level.

Permalink 4 Comments Feed for comments Back to top

PFT Planet: Was Brady let down by his assistants?

Mike Florio answers calls and tweets from the PFT Planet about the fractured relationship between Robert Kraft and Roger Goodell and if Tom Brady has been let down by his agent and advisers.

Permalink 4 Comments Feed for comments Back to top