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Brett Favre: Tampa Bay a “very good option” for Tom Brady

Brett Favre didn’t start his career in Green Bay, but he spent 16 years there. He didn’t finish it there either. The Hall of Fame quarterback played one season with the Jets and two with the Vikings before calling it quits. So he can relate to where Tom Brady is now, in search of a [more]

Jets re-sign Alex Lewis

The Jets added an offensive lineman from another team when they signed tackle George Fant on Monday and they re-signed one of their own on Tuesday. Left guard Alex Lewis will be returning to the team. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports that it is a three-year deal worth $18.6 million. Lewis [more]

George Fant agrees to three-year, $30 million deal with Jets

The Jets have reached agreement on a three-year, $30 million deal with offensive lineman George Fant, ESPN reports. Fant will have $13.7 million guaranteed. Fant, 27, spent the past four seasons with the Seahawks. He played 46 games with 24 starts in Seattle. In 2019, Fant played 472 offensive snaps and 74 on special teams. [more]

Giants plan to franchise tag Leonard Williams

The Giants didn’t trade for Leonard Williams in a contract year during a losing season just to let him be a short-term rental. So apparently, they’re going to keep him. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN.com, the Giants are expected to franchise tag the defensive lineman today. Efforts were apparently unsuccessful in working out a [more]

Seahawks want to keep Jadeveon Clowney, but could be outbid

With the free agency tampering window set to begin in about six hours, teams will be able to (legally) express their interest in players on other teams. And how much interest Jadeveon Clowney garners in those early hours will determine how realistic the Seahawks’ chances to keep him are. According to Peter King of NBC’s [more]

Austin Seferian-Jenkins arrested again

Former NFL tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins was out of the league last year, after being cut by the Patriots and saying he needed time away to deal with “personal issues.” Things haven’t gotten any better for him since. According to TMZ.com, Seferian-Jenkins was arrested for DUI in Washington on March 9. He was also charged [more]

Lions, Jets, Chargers limit access to team facilities

NFL teams have been taking measures to reduce the risk of transmission of COVID-19 by suspending travel and/or limiting access to team facilities. The Lions announced on Thursday that they will be doing both things. The team has put a stop to all travel by coaches and scouts and limited access to the facility to [more]

Jets, Giants suspending travel for team personnel

The list of teams pulling their coaches and scouts off the road amid concerns about the spread of COVID-19 continues to grow on Thursday. According to multiple reports, the Jets and Giants have put a halt to travel by team employees for an indefinite period of time. Washington and Tampa have made the same decisions [more]

Jets release defensive back Blake Countess

The Jets announced Wednesday they have released defensive back Blake Countess. The move clears $1.2 million in cap space. Countess signed with the Jets in October and appeared in six games. He had no statistics while playing no snaps on defense and only 52 on special teams. The Eagles made Countess a sixth-round choice in [more]

Robby Anderson has dreamed of playing with Tom Brady

Does he or doesn’t he? Pending free agent Robby Anderson said Tuesday he feels he has “unfinished business” with the Jets. A day later, the receiver reversed field. Anderson said on ESPN on Wednesday morning that he dreams of playing with Tom Brady. “I just had a dream last night where we were on the [more]

Kellen Winslow II raises CTE in his sentencing phase

Former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow II did not raise brain trauma as a potential defense to the various sexual crimes on which he stood trial last year. As a judge considers sentencing on all charges, via a plea deal negotiated on the eve of a retrial on some of the charges, Winslow is advancing [more]

Patriots get league-high four compensatory picks, including two third-rounders

The NFL announced the 32 compensatory picks, which were awarded to 15 teams. The Patriots have a league-high and league-maximum of four — two third-round choices and two sixth-round selections. New England lost Malcom Brown, Trent Brown, Trey Flowers, Chris Hogan, Cordarrelle Patterson, Eric Rowe and LaAdrian Waddle. It added Brandon Bolden. The Broncos, Texans, [more]

Ravens could be interested in Kelechi Osemele reunion

With today’s retirement of longtime guard Marshal Yanda, the Ravens have a big hole in the middle of their line. And they could be thinking about a reunion with a big part of their past. According to Mike Garafolo of NFL Network, the Ravens could potentially bring Kelechi Osemele back into the fold as a [more]

Robby Anderson feels he has “unfinished business” with Jets

Wide receiver Robby Anderson is on track to be one of the top free agent wide receivers when the new league year gets underway next week, but the door hasn’t been closed on a return to the Jets. Word last week was that the Jets were working to come to an agreement with Anderson on [more]

Jets inform Trumaine Johnson he’ll be released

The Jets are in the market for a free agent addition at cornerback and part of the reason for that is how poorly things worked out with the last big-ticket player they brought in at the position. Trumaine Johnson signed a five-year, $72.5 million contract in 2018 and has played just 17 games over his [more]

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