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Will there be a significant market for Nick Foles?

The Eagles seem to be intent on applying the franchise tag to quarterback Nick Foles, not to keep him but to trade him. Specifically, to trade him to a team other than the Giants or Washington. Given the decision of the Denver Broncos to trade for Joe Flacco in lieu of pursuing Foles, an important [more]

Report: It’s “unlikely” Nick Foles returns to Eagles as backup

The Broncos took themselves out of the Nick Foles‘ sweepstakes with their agreement with Baltimore for Joe Flacco. The teams with an established starter also won’t have interest in Foles or he in them. You can probably scratch Philadelphia off the list of suitors, too. Zack Rosenblatt of quotes a source as saying it’s [more]

Oddsmakers think OBJ will remain a Giant

Chatter regarding a potential trade of Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. returned to the front burner on Thursday, when Jay Glazer made an OBJ trade Glazer’s bold prediction for the offseason. The oddsmakers aren’t significantly persuaded, so far. Via, the Giants are viewed as an even-money favorite to retain Beckman. The 49ers, who consistently [more]

Could Case Keenum end up back in Minnesota?

With Joe Flacco in, Case Keenum is likely out in Denver. Could Keenum work his way back to Minnesota? That possibility will be quickly dismissed because the Vikings have quarterback Kirk Cousins under contract for two more years, at fully-guaranteed compensation packages of $28 million in 2019 and $30 million in 2020. But let’s not [more]

More talk of Giants trading Odell Beckham

The possibility of the Giants trading Odell Beckham has been much-discussed, and despite G.M. Dave Gettleman saying it won’t happen, that trade talk is not going away. The latest source of Beckham trade talk is Jay Glazer, who writes in his latest piece at The Athletic, “I predict Odell Beckham Jr. gets traded this off-season.” [more]

What’s next for Case Keenum?

Case Keenum was right to not worry about the Broncos drafting a quarterback in round one. With Joe Flacco and his $18.5 million base salary arriving in Denver, the Broncos won’t need Keenum and his $18 million base salary. So the question becomes where will Keenum go? Trading him would result in a $3 million [more]

Betting odds have Dolphins as the favorites to draft Kyler Murray

Kyler Murray, Oklahoma’s Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback, is the most intriguing prospect in this year’s NFL draft. The intrigue may end with Murray in Miami. The Dolphins are the betting favorites to draft Murray in April. (Yes, you can bet on which team will draft Murray.) The current odds have the Dolphins at +150 favorites. After [more]

Report: Kyler Murray “probably a little too small” for Giants

Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray declared on Monday that he is “firmly and fully committing my life and time to becoming an NFL quarterback” as opposed to pursuing a professional baseball career with the Oakland A’s. That decision will make Murray a closely watched prospect over the next few months as teams determine whether they [more]

Giants add Mike Dawson, Henry Baker to defensive coaching staff

The Giants have filled a couple of holes on Pat Shurmur’s coaching staff. The team announced that they have hired Mike Dawson as their outside linebackers coach and Henry Baker as an assistant special teams coach. Dawson takes the place of Rob Leonard, who left for a job on the Dolphins staff. Dawson was the [more]

Offseason is here, and drama will unfold

The NFL never sleeps, thanks in part to the reality that, every year, there’s plenty of drama generated by many of the league’s franchises. So which franchises will be producing the most of it this offseason? Friday’s PFT Live pondered the question in the form of a draft. The process had only one rule: The [more]

Report: Chiefs hiring David Merritt as secondary coach

The Chiefs are hiring David Merritt as their defensive backs coach, Field Yates of ESPN reports. Merritt has ties with new defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo. The two worked together with the Giants on two different occasions. Merritt was with the Giants from 2004-17, serving as the secondary/safeties coach for his final 12 seasons there. He [more]

Giants decline Jonathan Stewart’s option

The Giants had to make a decision about whether or not to pick up their 2019 option on veteran running back Jonathan Stewart‘s option by Wednesday and the expectation was that they would decide to move on without him. Stewart had not heard anything from the team about their plans last week, but, according to [more]

Reports: Henry Baker to join Giants as assistant defensive backs coach

The New York Giants are bringing on Henry Baker to serve as their assistant defensive backs coach, according to multiple reports. Baker will replace Deshea Townsend on the Giants coaching staff. Townsend spent last season with the Giants before taking the defensive backs coaching job with the Chicago Bears last month. Baker had previously served [more]

Giants release Connor Barwin

Linebacker Connor Barwin said goodbye to the Giants last week and the Giants officially said goodbye to Barwin on Monday. The team announced Barwin’s release six days after Barwin spilled the beans about the end of his time with the team. Barwin joined the Giants as a free agent last year. Barwin played in 15 [more]

Final 2019 NFL Draft order is settled

OK, football season’s over, what do we do next? Oh yeah, football season. With the Patriots winning Super Bowl LIII last night, they locked up the 32nd and final spot in the 2019 NFL Draft. The Rams will own the 31st overall pick. It’s that time of year (the Scouting Combine is later this month). [more]

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