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Sean McVay: Signing Todd Gurley is not something we’re exploring right now

After news came out that Rams running back Cam Akers tore his Achilles while training for the upcoming season, Hall of Famer Eric Dickerson floated the idea of Los Angeles bringing back Todd Gurley. Dickerson called it a “no-brainer” given how well Gurley knows the offense adding that it would be an “easy fit.” But [more]

Rams place Tutu Atwell on COVID-19 reserve list

The Rams placed receiver Tutu Atwell on the COVID-19 reserve list, the team announced. He becomes the 11th player on the NFL’s COVID-19 list, but it is unclear whether he tested positive or was a close contact of someone who did. The Rams selected Atwell with the 57th overall choice, their first selection of the [more]

Report: Aaron Rodgers, Packers closing in on agreement for “at least” 2021

On Friday, various sports books became convinced that Aaron Rodgers was serious about retiring. Apparently, the Packers became convinced of it, too. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that, over the weekend, the Packers and Rodgers reached “mutually-agreed upon terms that are close to convincing Aaron Rodgers to abandon plans he had to skip training camp [more]

Report: Aaron Rodgers return to Packers hinges on a trade for Randall Cobb

Aaron Rodgers apparently is trying to pull a Tom Brady. Sort of. Trey Wingo reports (or at least he says he’s “hearing”) that the return of Aaron Rodgers to the Packers is “hinging on trading for former teammate Randall Cobb.” Says Wingo, “If Cobb is in Green Bay it looks like Rodgers will be too.” [more]

Jonathan Allen agrees to four-year contract extension with Washington

Washington has locked in defensive tackle Jonathan Allen with a new contract. Allen, who said last month that he was engaged in contract talks with the team, signed a new deal today. A tweet from Allen’s agents called the contract a four-year, $72 million extension with a $30 million signing bonus. The full details of [more]

Falcons sign Jason Spriggs, Emmanuel Ellerbee

The Falcons announced a pair of additions to their roster on Monday. Linebacker Emmanuel Ellerbee and tackle Jason Spriggs have both signed contracts with the team. Running back Tony Brooks-James was released in order to get to the 90-player limit. Spriggs was a Packers second-round pick in 2016 and played in 36 games in Green [more]

Report: Michael Thomas is expected to start season on PUP, return Week 7

The Saints should be livid and likely are that star receiver Michael Thomas waited so long to have ankle surgery. Now, they are bracing to be without Thomas for about half the season. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports Thomas is expected to start the season on the physically unable to perform list, which will [more]

Report: Jamal Adams, Seahawks not “close at all” on a long-term deal

The Seahawks will make Jamal Adams the highest-paid safety in the NFL. The question is: When? Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports the sides are not “close at all” on long-term extension negotiations. But Adams is expected to report on time to training camp Tuesday. “Eventually, this will be a deal that I think both [more]

Rams won’t play Darrell Henderson in preseason

After the Rams lost Cam Akers for the season to a torn Achilles, head coach Sean McVay said that the team would evaluate their other backs and would not immediately move to sign a veteran free agent to fill out the group. For one of the backs on hand, that evaluation process won’t include preseason [more]

David Bakhtiari indicates Aaron Rodgers hasn’t told him he’s coming back to Packers

If Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is telling people close to him that he plans to play for the Packers this season, that’s news to Packers left tackle David Bakhtiari. Bakhtiari quote tweeted Ian Rapoport’s tweet saying that Rodgers has indicated to people close to him that he plans to play for the Packers this season, [more]

Eagles sign second-round pick Landon Dickerson

The Eagles announced on Monday that they’ve signed second-round pick Landon Dickerson. Dickerson was the 37th overall selection in this year’s draft and the second of nine players Philadelphia brought in. He appeared in 25 games for Alabama after transferring from Florida State. Dickerson was a national championship with Alabama last year and won the [more]

NFL has said nothing to Deshaun Watson as to whether he’ll be placed on paid leave

Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson reported for training camp without knowing whether the NFL will place him on paid leave. Watson still doesn’t know whether that will happen. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, Watson and his representatives have heard nothing either way regarding the team’s intentions in this regard. Many are interpreting the [more]

Daniel Kilgore announces his retirement

Veteran center Daniel Kilgore is calling it a career. Kilgore became a free agent this offseason after spending the 2020 season with the Chiefs and he announced on Instagram on Monday that he is retiring from the NFL. Kilgore called it an “unforgettable decade” as a professional football player. Kilgore entered the league as a [more]

Report: Aaron Rodgers has told people close to him he plans to play for Packers

The sports books can put the Packers-related wagers back on the board. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that quarterback¬†Aaron Rodgers “has indicated to people close to him that he does plan to play for [the Packers] this season.” Rapoport adds, however, that there are “many factors at play.” One of the factors, frankly, is [more]

Packers shareholders go easy on Mark Murphy, Brian Gutekunst

For the first time since the Aaron Rodgers drama hit full boil in late April, Packers fans had a chance to stir the pot. They didn’t. CEO Mark Murphy and G.M. Brian Gutekunst faced no real hostility at Monday’s shareholder meeting, which happened only a day before Rodgers will or won’t show up for training [more]

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