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Will Fuller on Dolphins receivers: “You can’t teach speed”

The Miami Dolphins two took major steps in the offseason to upgrade their receiving corps, drafting Jaylen Waddle and signing Will Fuller. On Friday, Fuller provided his assessment of the team’s pass catchers. “You can’t teach speed and we do have that on this team,” Fuller told reporters. “Not just me and Waddle, there are [more]

Texans were poised to take Kellen Mond one spot after the Vikings did

The Vikings wanted Justin Fields; they got Kellen Mond. The Texans got Davis Mills; they wanted Kellen Mond. Via Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press, Kellen Mond’s father, Kevin, says that the Texans were ready to select Mond with the 67th overall pick in the draft. The Vikings took Monday one pick earlier. [more]

Johnathan Joseph announces his retirement

Cornerback Johnathan Joseph spent some time talking to J.J. Watt about life with the Cardinals before Watt signed with Arizona, but he won’t be joining Watt with the team or playing anywhere else in the NFL this year. Joseph announced his retirement from the NFL in a Twitter post on Thursday afternoon. He called making [more]

Texans waive Duke Ejiofor

The Texans have waived linebacker Duke Ejiofor with a failed physical designation, per the transaction wire. Ejiofor was a sixth-round pick in 2018 but hasn’t appeared in a regular-season game since his rookie season. He tore his Achilles in 2019 and missed the entire season. Then last year, he tore an ACL in practice and [more]

Texans won’t hold mandatory minicamp

Deshaun Watson won’t be subject to any fines for missing the Texans’ mandatory minicamp next week and that will be true for every other player on the roster as well. Head coach David Culley told reporters at a Wednesday press conference that the team has scrapped plans for the minicamp. With no minicamp to skip, [more]

Kareem Jackson: Deshaun Watson wants to play for the Broncos

Deshaun Watson‘s career remains in limbo. If/when he’s able to be traded, he has a destination in mind. Former Texans teammate Kareem Jackson tells Aqib Talib that Watson wants to play for the Broncos. “I’ve got a great relationship with Deshaun” Jackson told Talib. “I’ve been talking to him the last couple weeks, man. And [more]

Broncos sign Peter Kalambayi, cut Chris Cooper

The Broncos signed linebacker Peter Kalambayi on Monday. They cut defensive back Chris Cooper in a corresponding move. The Texans cut Kalambayi, whom they drafted in the sixth round in 2018, in February. Kalambayi, 25, played 10 games last season, missing time with a hamstring injury. He was a core special teams player for the [more]

Texans are struggling to sell season tickets

The Texans essentially have become an expansion team. At least when they were an expansion team, fans wanted to see them play. The franchise that joined the NFL in 2002 has sold out every one of its home games. That steak is in danger. Jerome Solomon of the Houston Chronicle writes that, in a matter [more]

Mark Ingram joining D.C. United ownership group

Texans running back Mark Ingram II is joining D.C. United’s ownership group as an investor, the team announced Friday. Ingram’s involvement is subject to Major League Soccer approval. “D.C. United are a club rich with tradition and ripe with promise,” Ingram said in a statement. “I am excited about the recent investments the club has [more]

Titans cornerback Kevin Johnson retires

Titans cornerback Kevin Johnson is retiring from the NFL at age 28. The Titans announced that they are placing Johnson on the reserve/retired list. Johnson has not been participating in the Titans’ Organized Team Activities. It is unclear when or why he decided to retire. In March, Johnson sounded motivated to keep playing, saying he [more]

David Culley: Tyrod Taylor’s leadership and experience is invaluable

Tyrod Taylor has seen life in the NFL through a variety of lenses over the years. He came into the league as a sixth-round pick and won a Super Bowl ring during his four years as a backup with the Ravens before going to a Pro Bowl during his run as the starter for the [more]

Tyrod Taylor feels no added pressure replacing Deshaun Watson

Deshaun Watson remains on the Texans’ roster, but he is all but dead to the team. Watson is not participating in the team’s offseason program as he deals with his legal issues and hopes for a trade elsewhere. Coach David Culley won’t talk about Watson. The Texans signed veteran Tyrod Taylor on March 22 but [more]

Jevon Cottoy working out for 49ers next week

Canadian Jevon Cottoy, a receiver/tight end, is garnering interest from NFL teams. Cottoy has worked out for the Texans, Raiders, Patriots and Saints already. He has a scheduled workout with the 49ers for next week, Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports. Cottoy, who is 6 foot 5, 230 pounds, played in the Canadian Junior Football [more]

Tyrod Taylor: This is a wonderful opportunity for me to lead

Tyrod Taylor didn’t catch any breaks with the Chargers last year, but he’s on track to have a chance at better luck this season. Taylor opened the season as the team’s starting quarterback, but his run lasted one week because a poorly delivered painkilling injection before Week 2 punctured his lung. Justin Herbert took over, [more]

June 2 means plenty, but it used to mean more

Before 2006, June 2 brought about a fresh wave of NFL free agency. Now, it usually means extra cap space for some teams and greater trade flexibility for all of them. Previously, teams that released players before June 2 took the full cap acceleration at the moment of the transaction. Now, teams can release up [more]

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