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Javonte Williams on knee rehab: Long process but everything is going good

Broncos running back Javonte Williams‘ comeback from last year’s season-ending knee injury took a step forward recently when he returned to practice on a limited basis at the team’s OTA workouts.Williams said that “we’ll see” when he thinks he will go from limited to full participation in the team’s practice sessions, but added that all [more]

Patriots officially add Devin McCourty to reserve/retired list

Devin McCourty is going to work for NBC, joining Football Night in America this fall. But the Patriots will retain his rights if the defensive back ever considers a comeback.The Patriots placed McCourty on the reserve/retired list Friday, according to the league’s personnel notice.McCourty announced his retirement in March, and the team bid him farewell [more]

Patriots waive Justus Tavai

Defensive tackle Justus Tavai’s time with the Patriots came to an end on Friday.The team announced that they have waived Tavai off of their 90-man roster. Tavai signed with the team on May 19, so it was a short stay in New England for the undrafted rookie.Tavai finished out his college time at San Diego [more]

Breshad Perriman worked out with Colts on Friday

The Colts may soon add a wide receiver.According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Breshad Perriman worked out for Indianapolis on Friday and the the club is discussing signing him.Perriman spent the last two seasons with the Buccaneers. He caught nine passes for 110 yards with a touchdown there last season.A Ravens first-round pick in 2015, Perriman [more]

Michael Pittman Jr. dealing with a hip injury

Colts wide receiver Michael Pittman Jr.’s offseason work has been interrupted by an injury.Head coach Shane Steichen told reporters on Friday that Pittman is dealing with a hip injury. Steichen indicated the issue is a minor one and the team will likely make sure it has totally healed before Pittman returns to the field.Pittman had [more]

Report: Eagles wanted Russell Wilson in 2022

The ascension of Eagles quarterback Jalen Hurts was a surprise to many last year. Including the Eagles.After the 2021 season, the Eagles had a wandering eye. And it landed at one point on Russell Wilson.Via Doug Farrar of USA Today, Greg Bishop of recently claimed during a Seattle radio appearance that the Eagles wanted to [more]

Colts to practice with Eagles, Bears this summer

Colts head coach Shane Steichen won’t have to wait long to check in with his former team.The Eagles announced that they will host Steichen and the Colts for joint practices ahead of their preseason game this summer. The two teams will close out their preseason schedules on Thursday, August 24.Steichen was the Eagles’ offensive coordinator [more]

Bubba Ventrone: All special teams coordinators and all players oppose new kickoff rule

Browns special teams coordinator Bubba Ventrone says every special teams coordinator and player in the NFL opposes the league’s new rule that puts the ball on the 25-yard line after fair catches on kickoffs.“All the coordinators were against it, the players are against it, but supposedly there’s data,” Ventrone said, via data the NFL [more]

Dolphins sign three 2023 draft picks

The Dolphins have gotten some business done with their rookie class.Miami announced on Friday that the club has signed three of its draft picks: running back De’Von Achane, tight end Elijah Higgins, and offensive tackle Ryan Hayes.Achane was the No. 84 overall pick in the third round out of Texas A&M. He rushed for 2,376 [more]

Which coaches should have anxiety about their quarterback situations?

Raiders coach Josh McDaniels claims that he has “no anxiety” about the status of quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo.How can that be, given the circumstances? On a scale of one to 100, McDaniels surely has some anxiety, given that the Raiders agreed to terms with Garoppolo when they had other options, assuming his foot was healed. Then [more]

The window is open for a Dalvin Cook trade

June 1 has come and gone. The ability to spread the cap hit over two years has arrived. Other teams with previous June 1 cuts have realized the cap relief from the official departure of the player’s salary from the roster.The stage is set for a potential trade of Vikings running back Dalvin Cook.The handwriting [more]

Bills’ defensive line coach wants to see Ed Oliver play football “from the neck up”

No one doubts the raw athletic talent of Bills defensive lineman Ed Oliver. It’s that raw talent that made him the ninth overall pick in the 2019 NFL draft. But the Bills would like to see Oliver develop a mental approach to the game that matches his physical skills.Bills defensive line coach Eric Washington suggested [more]

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