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2022 NFL draft order: Eagles hold 15th, 16th, and 19th overall picks

The Wild Card round of the playoffs is in the books and that means we now know six more spots in the draft order for the 2022 NFL Draft.The Eagles lost to the Buccaneers on Sunday and that leaves them with the 19th overall pick for the spring. That will be the lowest of the [more]

Bears complete interviews with Brian Flores, Jeff Ireland

The Bears interviewed Jeff Ireland for their General Manager position and Brian Flores for their head coaching job Friday, the team announced.Ireland becomes the fourth G.M. candidate they have interviewed, following Glenn Cook, Kwesi Adofo-Mensah and Champ Kelly. Flores and Doug Pederson are the two coaching prospects the Bears have interviewed.Ireland is assistant G.M. of [more]

Full vote totals for 2021 NFL All-Pro team

The Associated Press revealed its 2021 NFL All-Pro team on Friday and the group had five unanimous selections.Rams receiver Cooper Kupp, Packers receiver Davante Adams, Colts running back Jonathan Taylor, Steelers edge rusher T.J. Watt, and Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald were each selected by all 50 voters.Cowboys right guard Zack Martin (46), Cowboys Linebacker [more]

Bears set to interview Jeff Ireland Friday, Matt Eberflus Monday

The Bears are interviewing head coaching and General Manager candidates concurrently and they’ve scheduled meetings for each job in the coming days.Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Saints assistant G.M. Jeff Ireland is set to meet with the team on Friday. The Bears held their first G.M. interview on Wednesday when they spoke with [more]

Dennis Allen, for some reason, continues to get no sniffs

Nearly 25 percent of the NFL’s teams are looking for coaches. The dance cards are filling up. And there’s one very noticeable absence.Saints defensive coordinator Dennis Allen continues to get snubbed.I’m always a little nervous about articulating opinions like this, because so many in the media prop up certain candidates for inauthentic reasons, whether it’s [more]

2022 NFL head coaching and G.M. change tracker

The NFL changed its rules for head coaching and General Manager interviews this year and teams with vacancies are allowed to begin interviewing candidates in the final two weeks of the regular season.We’ll keep track of all firings, interviews, and hirings right here, so check back often to see what moves teams are making as [more]

Saints sign Blake Bortles to futures deal

The Saints signed quarterback Blake Bortles to their practice squad on Dec. 24 after Taysom Hill and Trevor Siemian tested positive for COVID-19. He backed up rookie Ian Book against the Dolphins in Week 16 but did not see any action. The Saints are keeping Bortles around this offseason, having signed him to a futures [more]

Bears request G.M. interviews with Jeff Ireland, Ed Dodds

Former Dolphins head coach Brian Flores is set to interview for the Bears’ head coaching vacancy and the Bears would also like to speak to a former Dolphins General Manager about that opening.Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the Bears have requested an interview with Saints assistant G.M. Jeff Ireland. He was the Dolphins’ General [more]

2021 postseason field features seven new teams

When the NFL playoff field consisted of 12 teams, roughly 50 percent of one year’s field didn’t make it the next year. Now, in the second year of a 14-team field, the turnover is once again 50 percent.Half of the 14 teams that made it in 2020 failed to return in 2021, with seven out [more]

Adrian Peterson considering future in coaching after playing career is over

Adrian Peterson said on Monday that he has started to think about the possibility of becoming a coach somewhere in the future after some recent conversations with Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll.But even if Peterson is willing to entertain that idea eventually, Peterson still wants to keep playing himself right now.“I just can’t fathom [more]

Report: Broncos request interview with Aaron Glenn

The Broncos are casting a wide net in their search for a new head coach. Only a day after firing Vic Fangio, the Broncos have requested to interview at least six assistant coaches.The latest is Aaron Glenn.Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports the Broncos requested permission from the Lions to interview their defensive coordinator.Glenn followed [more]

Taysom Hill is expected to have surgery to repair Lisfranc injury

Saints quarterback Taysom Hill wasn’t able to finish Sunday’s win over the Falcons because of a Lisfranc injury in his foot and head coach Sean Payton shared some news about what’s next for Hill at a Monday press conference.Payton said, via Mike Triplett of ESPN.com, that Hill is expected to have surgery to install hardware [more]

2022 NFL draft order: Jaguars secure top pick; Giants get two choices in top seven

The Jaguars had the best day the organization has had in a long time. Jacksonville won its season finale over the Colts and still secured the No. 1 overall choice after the Lions beat the Packers.The Jaguars also had the No. 1 overall choice last year and drafted quarterback Trevor Lawrence.The Giants have two choices [more]

Saints lose Taysom Hill, beat Falcons 30-20 but miss out on playoffs

It seemed only fitting that the Saints would be fighting for their playoff lives with a backup-to-the-backup quarterback.Despite starting four quarterbacks this season — and losing their most recent starter in the second quarter — the Saints beat the Falcons 30-20 to keep their postseason hopes alive for a few minutes anyway. The Saints had [more]

Taysom Hill questionable to return with Lisfranc injury

It didn’t look good as Taysom Hill walked to the locker room with a slight limp, carrying his left shoe in his right hand. It does not sound good either.Saints coach Sean Payton told Fox sideline reporter Laura Okmin that the quarterback has a Lisfranc injury.The team lists Hill questionable to return, though it doesn’t [more]

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