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NFL announces 2019 London and Mexico City games

The Chiefs will be giving Mexico City another shot in 2019. They were supposed to play the Rams at Estadio Azteca in 2018, but the game was moved to Los Angeles when the league decided to move the game due to the poor condition of the field in Mexico City. The league said they planned [more]

Jets hire Frank Pollack to coach offensive line

The Jets have a new offensive line coach. Which means that, at least for now, they have two. Per a league source, the Jets have hired former Bengals offensive line coach Frank Pollack. The move comes at a time when the Jets already have an offensive line coach in Rick Dennison, who also serves as [more]

Chiefs will pick 29th, Packers 30th in 2019 NFL Draft

The Saints pushed the cost of Marcus Davenport away, almost as far as they could have. With yesterday’s conference championship games in the books, most of the 2019 NFL Draft order is now known. The Chiefs will pick 29th overall after losing to the Patriots, and the Packers own the 30th spot, after last year’s [more]

Dolphins and Bengals have to wait two more weeks to fill openings

If you think waiting two weeks for a Rams-Patriots Super Bowl is hard for you, it’s much harder on the Dolphins and Bengals. The two teams with head coaching vacancies are now in a holding pattern for the next two weeks, before they can hire Patriots defensive coordinator Brian Flores and Rams quarterbacks coach Zac [more]

Reports: Jack Del Rio could be Bengals defensive coordinator

When the Rams hired Sean McVay as their head coach, they teamed him with a veteran defensive coordinator who had head coaching experience in Wade Phillips. The Bengals are expected to hire Rams quarterbacks coach Zac Taylor as their head coach and it appears they are considering a similar arrangement when it comes to their [more]

Next Bengals coach reportedly wants Bill Callahan

Washington may need a new offensive line coach. Incoming Bengals coach Zac Taylor reportedly wants to hire Bill Callahan. Washington can block the move, even if Taylor would be offering a promotion to offensive coordinator. Callahan coached Taylor at Nebraska, which explains the connection. Callahan also served as head coach of the Raiders after Jon [more]

Report: Baker Mayfield has fine reduced to $1,700

Baker Mayfield isn’t even playing, and he’s cashing in this week. The Browns quarterback had his fine for a lewd gesture reduced on appeal, Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports. The league fined Mayfield $10,026 for a sideline celebration with coach Freddie Kitchens during a Dec. 23 game against the Bengals. Mayfield [more]

Cardinals interview Hue Jackson for offensive coordinator position

Suddenly, 35-40 doesn’t look so bad. The Arizona Cardinals, who surprisingly hired Kliff Kingsbury to be the next head coach despite a sub-.500 record as Texas Tech, have interviewed Hue Jackson to serve as Kingsbury’s first offensive coordinator, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media. Jackson has compiled a record of 11-44-1 as a head [more]

Report: Turk Schonert dies at the age of 62

Former NFL quarterback Turk Schonert has died at the age of 62, Joe Danneman of Cincinnati’s FOX 19 News reports. Schonert’s birthday was Tuesday. Schonert played nine seasons in the NFL, spending eight seasons in Cincinnati and one season in Atlanta. He went 7-5 as a starter, passing for 3,788 yards, 11 touchdowns and 20 [more]

Jacksonville Jaguars become immediate contenders for Nick Foles

John DeFilippo has re-emerged in Jacksonville. Which obviously means that Jacksonville could emerge as a contender for Eagles quarterback Nick Foles. DeFilippo, the quarterbacks coach during the Super Bowl run that saw Foles become the MVP of the league’s championship game, knows Foles well, and has had success with him. With Blake Bortles clearly on [more]

OL coach Frank Pollack out in Cincinnati

The Bengals are not retaining offensive line coach Frank Pollack, Elise Jesse of WLWT reports. Presumptive Bengals head coach Zac Taylor, who remains an assistant with the Rams until their season ends, apparently will make his own hire at that position. Pollack lasted a year in Cincinnati after the Cowboys declined to re-sign him to [more]

Brandon Williams replaces Geno Atkins in Pro Bowl

Ravens defensive tackle Brandon Williams will play in his first Pro Bowl. He was announced as a replacement for Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins, who will not participate because of an injury. Williams has played in the league six seasons. He finally earned recognition for his role in the Ravens’ No. 1 ranked defense. Williams [more]

Which teams would pursue Nick Foles?

If, as it appears, the Eagles will be keeping quarterback Carson Wentz and relinquishing their rights to quarterback Nick Foles, where will Foles land? The first question becomes whether he’ll exit as a free agent. His contract sets up a ping-pong match that starts with the Eagles exercising a $20 million option for 2019, Foles [more]

Raiders now know where all their first-rounders fall

Four more spots in the 2019 NFL Draft order were set with the weekend’s results, and the Raiders now know exactly where they’ll be making their three first-round picks. The Eagles slotted into the 25th spot in the order after yesterday’s loss, followed by the Colts, Cowboys and Chargers. The final four picks will go [more]

Dolphins, Bengals hires not done until done

Six teams quickly filled their head-coaching vacancies from Monday through Wednesday. Two remain. And they’ll remain vacant, pending this weekend’s results. And perhaps next weekend’s results. But amid multiple reports that the Dolphins plan to hire Patriots linebackers coach Brian Flores and the Bengals plan to hire Rams quarterbacks coach Zac Taylor, don’t forget the [more]

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