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Week Six injury report roundup

There was no Thursday night game this week, so Week Six of the 2020 NFL season kicks off on Sunday afternoon. There will be 12 games on Sunday, which means that the 24 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. The four teams playing on Monday night won’t [more]

Le’Veon Bell chooses the Chiefs

Last year, the Chiefs had interest in trading for running back Le'Veon Bell. This year, they’re signing him as a free agent. Albert Breer of SI.com reports that Bell will sign with the defending Super Bowl champions. It’s a one-year deal, heavy on incentives. PFT has confirmed that the Chiefs will sign Bell, who was [more]

Report: Le’Veon Bell choosing between Dolphins, Chiefs

The word earlier today was free agent running back Le'Veon Bell had narrowed his choice to the Bills, Chiefs and Dolphins. Now comes news Bell is down to two suitors. Bell has narrowed his choices to the Dolphins or the Chiefs, TheAthletic.com reports. The Dolphins play the Jets, Bell’s former team, on Sunday. While the [more]

Andy Reid on Le’Veon Bell: Brett Veach does all that

Bills head coach Sean McDermott confirmed that the Bills have checked in on running back Le'Veon Bell, but Chiefs head coach Andy Reid didn’t do the same during his Thursday press conference. Bell was released by the Jets on Wednesday and a report on Thursday listed the Chiefs, Bills, and Dolphins as the three teams [more]

Bill Belichick passes on Le’Veon Bell question

The fact that the Patriots haven’t been flagged as a potential destination for running back Le'Veon Bell makes the Patriots a potential destination for Le’Veon Bell, because when the Patriots have interest in someone it’s not known by anyone until they sign him. On Thursday, a reporter asked Patriots coach Bill Belichick about Bell, who [more]

Report: Le’Veon Bell choosing between Bills, Chiefs and Dolphins

Running back Le'Veon Bell became a free agent when the Jets released him on Wednesday, but it doesn’t sound like he will be one for long. Jeremy Fowler of ESPN reports that Bell currently plans to sign with either the Bills, Chiefs or Dolphins after hearing from each of those clubs since parting ways with [more]

Dolphins are favored for first time under Brian Flores

The Dolphins have won some of their 21 games since Brian Flores became their head coach and they’ve lost others, but one thing has remained the same for all of them. They have been the underdogs according to bookmakers each time they’ve taken the field since the start of the 2019 season. That is set [more]

Nick Saban tests positive for COVID-19

Alabama coach Nick Saban has tested positive for COVID-19. Saban, the former Dolphins head coach and the most successful college football coach of the 21st Century, confirmed today that he tested positive. “I found out earlier this afternoon that I had tested positive for COVID-19,” Saban said in a statement released by Alabama. “I immediately [more]

Sam Darnold out, Joe Flacco starts again on Sunday vs. Dolphins

Joe Flacco remains the Jets’ starting quarterback for another week. Sam Darnold will miss Sunday’s game against the Dolphins and Flacco will start in his place, the Jets confirmed today. Darnold suffered an injury to his throwing shoulder two weeks ago against the Broncos, and although he was able to return to that game, he [more]

Still perfect, Jason Sanders picks up a special teams player of the week honor

Dolphins kicker Jason Sanders still hasn’t missed this season, and his perfect game on Sunday earned him an NFL honor. Sanders was named AFC Special Teams Player of the Week after he went 5-for-5 on field goals and 4-for-4 on extra points in the Dolphins’ 43-17 win at San Francisco. Sanders is now 14-for-14 on [more]

Davon Godchaux may be out for season with biceps injury

The Dolphins may have lost one of their starting defensive linemen for the rest of the season. NFL Media reports that defensive tackle Davon Godchaux suffered a biceps injury. He is going for a second opinion about the severity of the injury before a determination is made about his ability to return this season. Godchaux [more]

Brian Flores on fake punt: We don’t sit on leads

The Dolphins already appeared to have Sunday’s game against the 49ers in hand when they ran a fake punt while leading 30-14 in the second half on Sunday. But Dolphins coach Brian Flores says he’ll never skip an opportunity for a big play. Flores said the fake punt was a play the Dolphins expected to [more]

Brian Flores: No point in playing Tua Tagovailoa in mop-up duty

The Dolphins led by 26 points when they got the ball back with 4:09 remaining Sunday. It seemed like a perfect time for Tua Tagovailoa to make his NFL debut. Alas, Tagovailoa remained on the bench and Ryan Fitzpatrick finished the game. “It’s not something that I’m really thinking about,” coach Brian Flores said Monday, [more]

Adam Gase open to relinquishing playing-calling duties

The Jets rank 31st in total offense, including 32nd in passing. They have scored six offensive touchdowns and are averaging 15 points a game as a team. It invited a question to Adam Gase from J.P. Pelzman of Forbes.com on Monday: Would the head coach consider relinquishing play-calling duties? “I don’t think I’m ever opposed [more]

Ryan Fitzpatrick: The outside noise isn’t important

The Dolphins were big underdogs in Santa Clara on Sunday, but they got out to a 14-0 lead on the 49ers and didn’t let up in a 43-17 win that improved their record to 2-3 this season. It was an impressive win, especially since last Sunday’s loss to the Seahawks was followed by chatter about [more]

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