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Lions claim Bruce Hector off waivers

The Titans waived defensive lineman Bruce Hector on Monday. The Lions claimed him off waivers Tuesday, according to Hector’s agent, Christina Phillips. The Lions had an opening on their roster and in the defensive line after placing defensive tackle Brian Price on the retired list. The Titans cut Hector after signing defensive tackle Kyle Peko. [more]

Zach Ertz reports to Eagles camp

This offseason featured plenty of discussion about tight end Zach Ertz leaving the Eagles and Ertz seemed to welcome such a move, but the team never traded or released him from the roster. Whatever Ertz’s desire, the reality is that he’d face fines of $50,000 a day if he didn’t report to training camp on [more]

Ten criminal complaints are pending against Deshaun Watson

With Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson back in the fold (for now) and the team trying to trade him but wanting way too much given his current circumstances, Watson’s lawyer has shared with ESPN some of the details about Watson’s current circumstances. Via John Barr of, attorney Rusty Hardin said that 10 women in all [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]

Eugene Chung criticizes NFL statement, still won’t say who told him he’s “not the right minority”

Former NFL player and assistant coach Eugene Chung said in May that he was told while interviewing for a job with an NFL team that he is “not the right minority.” Since then, the NFL has looked into the matter, but Chung, who has not revealed who said that, is not satisfied with the league’s [more]

Texans reportedly are willing to listen to trade offers for Deshaun Watson

With quarterback Deshaun Watson showing up for training camp and with the NFL not instructing him to go home with pay, it’s time for the Texans to begin yelling “sell!” That’s precisely what they’ve done, leaking to the league-owned media outlet that the team is now (and supposedly has been) willing to listen to offers [more]

Eagles sign Steven Nelson

Darius Slay got what he wanted. The Eagles cornerback went on Twitter recently to pitch free agent Steven Nelson on joining him in the Philly secondary and the team announced Nelson’s signing on Sunday. It’s a one-year deal that Jeremy Fowler of ESPN reports is worth $4 million. Nelson was released by the Steelers in [more]

Cre’Von LeBlanc signing with Dolphins

The Dolphins weren’t done with their Friday moves after signing linebacker Shaquem Griffin. According to multiple reports, Miami is also signing cornerback Cre'von LeBlanc to add depth to the secondary. LeBlanc has spent much of the last three seasons with the Eagles, appearing in 21 games for the club with six starts. He played nine [more]

Are the Eagles the favorite to land Deshaun Watson, eventually?

Whenever mentioning the possibility/inevitably that the Texans will trade quarterback Deshaun Watson, we’ve mentioned three teams: the Broncos, Dolphins, and Eagles. On Thursday, the sideline reporter for the Eagles’ official radio broadcasts applied a percentage to the possibility of Watson landing in Philadelphia. Appearing on WIP radio in Philadelphia, Howard Eskin said this (based on [more]

Mychal Kendricks sentenced to one day in jail, three years probation

After a long series of delays, linebacker Mychal Kendricks has finally been sentenced for pleading guilty to insider trading in 2018. According to multiple reports, Kendricks was sentenced on Thursday to one day in jail, three years of probation, and 300 hours of community service. Kendricks entered the guilty plea when he was a member [more]

Report: Eagles expect Zach Ertz to report to camp on time

Zach Ertz was the subject of trade chatter the entire offseason as the Eagles granted the tight end’s request to seek a trade. But Ertz remains a member of the Eagles, and now it appears there is a “great chance” the three-time Pro Bowler remains an Eagle to begin this season. That’s the word from [more]

From his honeymoon, Tony Buzbee takes a swipe at Deshaun Watson

Lawyer Tony Buzbee hasn’t said much lately about the 22 cases he’s handling against Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson. On Monday, Buzbee took a swipe at Watson while on a honeymoon. “I’m not a big spa guy, and I abhor someone I don’t know touching me; but I had been at the beach, and had some [more]

21 NFL teams will hold joint practices in August

The NFL released the entire schedule of joint practices, and 21 teams will have at least one practice with another team. Only Washington, the Lions, Saints, Seahawks, Cardinals, Chiefs, Texans, Jaguars, Bengals, Steelers and Bills will not work with another team. Seven teams — the Eagles, Giants, Dolphins, Patriots, Jets, Panthers and Rams — each [more]

Deshaun Watson situation remains quiet, two weeks from opening of training camp

The Texans report for training camp on July 29. It’s still not known whether quarterback Deshaun Watson will be present. His status hinges on two key factors. First, if the 22 civil lawsuits pending against him settle by then, Watson could then be traded. Second, if the cases don’t settle, the question becomes whether the [more]

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