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Which teams are attending Colin Kaepernick’s workout?

Colin Kaepernick will workout for scouts Saturday in Atlanta. As PFT reported earlier Thursday, the league has not provided and does not plan to provide Kaepernick’s representatives with the names of those attending. The only certainty Kaepernick has received came from General Managers who informed Kaepernick’s camp that they will not attend. We have compiled [more]

Jared Goff: Every week you get another opportunity

The NFL had little answer for the Rams offense through the first 13 weeks of the 2018 season, but Week 14 brought a very different result. The Bears held the Rams to 214 yards of offense and picked quarterback Jared Goff off four times in a 15-6 win. Chicago employed a 6-1 front for much [more]

Rams anticipated Steelers’ effort to take away Cooper Kupp

Rams receiver Cooper Kupp had 220 receiving yards against the Bengals. In his very next game, at Pittsburgh, Kupp had none. On Wednesday, various members of the L.A. organization were asked about that stunning reversal of production for one of the best receivers in football. “[T]here were some instances where they were doubling him,” coach [more]

NFL schedules Texans-Bucs, Bills-Patriots, Rams-49ers for Week 16 Saturday

The NFL today announced the schedule for three Saturday games that will be played in Week 16, on December 21. Texans at Buccaneers will take place at 1 p.m. ET, Bills at Patriots will take place at 4:30 p.m. ET and Rams at 49ers will take place at 8:15 p.m. ET. All three Saturday games [more]

Rams put Brian Allen, Bryce Hager on injured reserve

Rams head coach Sean McVay said on Monday that center Brian Allen will miss the rest of the season with a knee injury and the team moved him off of the active roster on Tuesday. Allen has been placed on injured reserve as a result of the injury that knocked him out of last Sunday’s [more]

NFC playoff picture: Getting tighter at the top

The 49ers lost their first game of the year on Monday night, which didn’t knock them from the top perch in the NFC playoff picture but did make things tighter in the race for the No. 1 seed in the conference. A win would have left them two games up on the Packers and Saints [more]

Brian Allen out for season; Rob Havenstein, Brandin Cooks out this week

This does not seem to be the Rams’ year. A season after going to the Super Bowl, the Rams are 5-4 and in third place in the NFC West. And the injuries just keep coming. Rams coach Sean McVay announced Monday that starting center Brian Allen will end his season on injured reserve. Allen injured [more]

Sean McVay on Todd Gurley not carrying ball in fourth: Just the rotation

The way the Rams use running back Todd Gurley has been a topic of conversation since last season’s playoffs and it doesn’t appear to be going away anytime soon. Gurley ran 12 times for 73 yards in the first three quarters of Sunday’s game against the Steelers, but never touched the ball in the fourth [more]

JuJu Smith-Schuster: Jalen Ramsey’s right, I’m not Antonio Brown

In the days leading up to Sunday’s game against the Steelers, Rams cornerback Jalen Ramsey shared his opinion that Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster isn’t the same kind of threat that Antonio Brown was when he roamed football fields rather than the social media universe. Smith-Schuster may not be Brown, but the Rams paid him [more]

Sean McVay: Pulling Jared Goff for Blake Bortles was part of the game plan

On a third-and-2 in the third quarter of today’s loss to the Steelers, Rams quarterback Jared Goff went to the sideline and was replaced by backup Blake Bortles. Rams coach Sean McVay said after the game that he planned that in advance. McVay confirmed that Goff wasn’t hurt and didn’t need to come out, but [more]

Steelers beat Rams, run win streak to four games

The Steelers were 1-4 and facing the Chargers on the road with their third-string quarterback when they turned their season around. Devlin Hodges led them to a win in that game, Mason Rudolph returned to the lineup after their Week Seven bye and the defense has made sure things keep on rolling. The Steelers forced [more]

Minkah Fitzpatrick fumble return puts Steelers up before halftime

The Steelers fell behind on a touchdown by the Rams defense less than a minute into the game, but they have a halftime lead after a score by their defense with less than two minutes to go in the half. Safety Minkah Fitzpatrick‘s strong play since coming to Pittsburgh continued when he picked up a [more]

Steelers draw even with Rams on James Washington TD catch

The Steelers got off to a terrible start against the Rams on Sunday, but they’ve drawn even before the end of the first quarter. Mason Rudolph hit James Washington in the end zone and Washington was able to get down in bounds for a three-yard touchdown. Chris Boswell‘s extra point made it a 7-7 game [more]

JuJu Smith-Schuster active for Steelers

The Steelers added wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster to the injury report on Friday with a foot problem, but it isn’t going to keep him from playing against the Rams this Sunday. Smith-Schuster is active after drawing a questionable listing to close out the week. That means he’ll get a chance to tangle with Rams cornerback [more]

It’s the Week 10 best bets

The #PFTPM/Chris Simms Unbuttoned Joint Mega-Picks Podcast culminates each week with our best bets. Simms and I share three wagers we’d definitely make, if we were inclined to wager. It’s become a point of pride for Simms and me, and we’re currently deadlocked at 15-9 each this season. But I’m 5-1 over the last two [more]

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