Results matching “packer”

Belichick looks to tie Halas, Lambeau with six NFL championships

Patriots coach Bill Belichick is already the only head coach in NFL history to win five Super Bowls. But on Sunday he can also tie the record for total NFL championships, a record that hasn’t been equaled since before the Super Bowl was a thing. George Halas won six NFL championships as head coach of [more]

Tuesday morning one-liners

Everything Bills C Eric Wood said at his brief non-retirement press conference on Monday. Which players from the Super Bowl teams might the Dolphins target in free agency? The Patriots’ safeties have given their defense a strong backbone. LB David Harris has no interest in talking about his departure from the Jets. The Ravens may [more]

LeGarrette Blount, Deion Sanders talk consecutive Super Bowls on different teams

Deion Sanders was working Super Bowl Opening Night for NFL Network, and he approached Eagles running back LeGarrette Blount with an interesting point: Sanders is in an exclusive club that Blount (and Eagles defensive end Chris Long) can join on Sunday. That club is the list of players who have won consecutive Super Bowls on [more]

Saints signings of Josh Huff, Jayrone Elliott disapproved by NFL

The NFL nixed the attempted signings of wide receiver Josh Huff and linebacker Jayrone Elliott by the New Orleans Saints on Monday. According to Mike Triplett of ESPN.com, the contracts were denied because the Saints already had a full 90-man roster and the signings would have put the team over the roster limit. The Saints [more]

Darren Perry leaving the Packers

The Packers announced safeties coach Darren Perry will not return as he is leaving to “pursue other opportunities.” “I want to thank Darren and his wife Errika for their dedication to the Packers over the last nine years,” Packers coach Mike McCarthy said in a press release. “We wish Darren and his family all the [more]

Panthers re-sign Greg Van Roten

The Panthers announced they have re-signed offensive lineman Greg Van Roten to a two-year deal. He was scheduled to become a restricted free agent. Van Roten, 27, signed with the Packers as an undrafted free agent in 2012. Green Bay waived him after the preseason but re-signed him to the practice squad and later promoted [more]

Monday morning one-liners

Bills fans are commemorating C Eric Wood‘s retirement with donations to his foundation. Was the Pro Bowl WR Jarvis Landry‘s final game in Dolphins colors? Several Patriots are trying for their third Super Bowl ring. What can the Jets take from the Eagles’ approach to building their team? Ravens S Eric Weddle was on the [more]

Sunday morning one-liners

Le'Veon Bell calls himself a fan of Bills RB LeSean McCoy. Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill got an endorsement from Von Miller. The Patriots were happy to have TE Rob Gronkowski back on the practice field. Quarterbacks were on the radar for the Jets at the Senior Bowl. A couple of running back prospects who could [more]

Davante Adams, Thomas Davis talk after big hit

Packers receiver Davante Adams told PFT Live recently he hadn’t heard directly from Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis after a helmet-to-helmet hit on a blindside block gave Adams a concussion. Adams has now heard directly from Davis, given that they’re teammates on the NFC Pro Bowl squad. “He came and hollered at me the first day,” [more]

Saturday one-liners

Could DT Sheldon Richardson actually return to the Jets as a free agent? The only good news for the Bills arising from the surprise retirement of C Eric Wood is that the team now has plenty of time to find a replacement. Dolphins S Reshad Jones joins the Guinness Book of World Records for the [more]

Friday morning one-liners

Bills RB LeSean McCoy was wired for sound at Pro Bowl practice. The Dolphins were happy with the playing time they got their 2017 draft class. Will the Super Bowl be CB Malcolm Butler‘s final game with the Patriots? Change has been frequent on Jets coach Todd Bowles’ staff. Ravens K Justin Tucker‘s off-field talents [more]

Falcons addressing roof issues at Mercedes-Benz Stadium

Mercedes-Benz Stadium experienced some kinks with its roof in its first season as home of the Atlanta Falcons. But with next year’s Super Bowl set to be played inside the Falcons’ new home, the team is looking to address the issues that arose in its first year of service. According to Charles Odum of the [more]

Packers have no long-term concerns about Kevin King’s shoulder

Packers cornerback Kevin King is six weeks into his rehab from left shoulder surgery, and the Packers have no concerns about his long-term future. “I wouldn’t think so,” Packers general manager Brian Gutekunst said, via Michael Cohen of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. “It sounds like everything is going good. You never like to see that [more]

David Irving unlikely to get long-term deal from Cowboys this offseason

Cowboys defensive lineman David Irving likely isn’t going anywhere this offseason, but he likely isn’t getting a long-term deal either. “It’ll be a difficult one and probably, if anything, he needs to put together a full season and consistency and all of that,” Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones said, via Brandon George of the [more]

James Wilder Jr. opts to sit out CFL season in effort to get out of Canada

The son of former NFL running back James Wilder has made it in the CFL, to the point where the NFL is interested. But the CFL won’t let him out of his contract to explore NFL opportunities. So James Wilder Jr. says he will be sitting out for the entire 2018 CFL season. “I am [more]