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Joe Brady addresses possibility LSU might have interest in him

When LSU announced earlier this week the school and its football coach, Ed Orgeron, have mutually agreed to part ways at the end of the season, Joe Brady’s name quickly was mentioned as a candidate for the job. The Panthers’ offensive coordinator was in Baton Rouge in 2019, helping direct one of the greatest offenses [more]

Graham Gano says Panthers’ medical staff mismanaged injury, costing him the 2019 season

Giants kicker Graham Gano will face his old team when the Panthers come to town on Sunday, but Gano doesn’t have the warmest memory of his time in Carolina. Gano blamed the Panthers’ medical staff botched the diagnosis of an injury he suffered that ultimately led him to miss the entire 2019 season. “It was [more]

Evan Engram did not practice Thursday with calf injury

The Giants injury situation was already pretty bad, but it’s getting even worse as the week continues. New York added tight end Evan Engram (calf) to Thursday’s injury report and he didn’t participate in the day’s practice. Engram missed the first two games of the season with a calf injury but has been off the [more]

Matt Rhule “bought in” on Sam Darnold, “not looking anywhere else” at QB

Wednesday’s report that a trade sending Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson to the Dolphins could be completed by the end of the week was followed by one indicating other teams have also been in communication about a Watson deal. The Panthers were named as one of those teams, which led to a question for Panthers head [more]

Joe Judge: It all comes down to me; the fish stinks from the head down

The Giants are slogging through another bad start and it has head coach Joe Judge using clichés to take responsibility six games into the season. New York is 1-5 for the second year in a row under Judge — though last year that one victory came in the team’s sixth game. The club finished the [more]

If Deshaun Watson is traded, NFL will have to decide whether to put him on paid leave

As if the NFL wasn’t already dealing with a thorny problem that won’t go away regarding the WFT emails (plenty of media outlets are helping the cause by looking the other way, frankly), the league may soon have another pot boiling over on the front burner of the P.R. stove. The NFL has not yet [more]

Saquon Barkley, Kenny Golladay, Kadarius Toney remain out of practice

It looks like the Giants are going to be shorthanded on offense again this Sunday. Running back Saquon Barkley (ankle), wide receiver Kenny Golladay (knee), and wide receiver Kadarius Toney (ankle) were all out of practice on Wednesday and all three players remain off the field on Thursday. Head coach Joe Judge told reporters that [more]

Texans apparently are trying to get more teams to the table for Deshaun Watson

In late August, rumors intensified of a looming trade that would send quarterback Deshaun Watson from the Texans to the Dolphins. Ultimately, the Texans and Dolphins couldn’t strike a deal on compensation. Now, the Texans reportedly could trade Watson to the Dolphins by the end of the week. If that information is coming from the [more]

Stephon Gilmore eases back into practice and will play “whenever he’s ready”

The Panthers traded for veteran cornerback Stephon Gilmore two weeks ago. He practiced with his new team for the first time Wednesday. The Panthers are waiting to see how Gilmore looks in practice this week to determine whether he will make his 2021 debut Sunday. “Obviously, I’d love to have him play Sunday,” Panthers coach [more]

Panthers signing Ameer Abdullah

The Panthers worked out free agent running back Ameer Abdullah on Wednesday. They plan to sign him, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports, with running back Christian McCaffrey on injured reserve. The Vikings released Abdullah this week. Abdullah played against the Panthers on Sunday, returning two kickoffs for 68 yards while playing seven special teams [more]

Kadarius Toney, Saquon Barkley, Kenny Golladay won’t practice Wednesday

The Giants will kick off their practice week without three key members of their offense. Head coach Joe Judge said before Wednesday’s practice that wide receiver Kadarius Toney, running back Saquon Barkley, and wide receiver Kenny Golladay will be working with members of the training staff while the rest of the team goes through their [more]

Giants designate Aaron Robinson, Elerson Smith for return

The Giants have been missing several players because of injury in recent weeks, but they’re set to get a couple of their 2021 draft picks on the field. The team announced that defensive back Aaron Robinson and linebacker Elerson Smith have been designated to return. They can take part in practice on Wednesday and be [more]

Giants place Andrew Thomas on injured reserve

Giants left tackle Andrew Thomas will be out for at least the next three games. Thomas missed Week Five with a foot injury, but returned to action in Sunday’s game against the Rams. It proved to be a brief return as an ankle injury forced Thomas to the sideline and the Giants put him on [more]

Panthers put Brandon Zylstra on injured reserve, sign Ryan Winslow to active roster

The Panthers called punter Ryan Winslow up from the practice squad for Sunday’s overtime loss to the Vikings, but they won’t have to do that again this week. Winslow was signed to the active roster as the team made a handful of roster moves on Tuesday. He takes the roster spot of wide receiver Brandon [more]

Matt Rhule: We haven’t been committed enough to running the ball

After Sunday’s overtime loss to the Vikings, Panthers head coach Matt Rhule said the team has to figure out its offensive identity with running back Christian McCaffrey on injured reserve. Rhule shared some of what he’d like that identity to be on Monday. Rhule said that quarterback Sam Darnold is “not playing well enough” and [more]

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