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Jul
31

Chargers sign Bosa to big extension

The Los Angeles Chargers signed star defensive end JOEY BOSA to a massive, five-year contract extension earlier this week. Under the new agreement, Bosa will make the most guaranteed money inMore NFL history for a defensive player. Bosa, who turned 25 this month, is coming off a season in which he started all 16 games and finished with 11½ sacks. Less

Source: Los Angeles Times

Jul
31

Jets place QB Flacco on PUP list

The New York Jets announced on Thursday that they are placing veteran quarterback JOE FLACCO on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list. Flacco is currently recovering from neck surgery thatMore he underwent in April, and he was not expected to be available until part-way through the 2020 season. With Flacco out for the foreseeable future, a mix of veteran and rookie signal-callers will battle for the backup role behind starting quarterback SAM DARNOLD. Less

Source: Team Blog

Jul
31

Raiders WR Ruggs fully recovered from offseason mishap

Las Vegas Raiders rookie wide receiver HENRY RUGGS III has fully recovered from a scary offseason moving accident. Ruggs, the No. 12 overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, got aMore scare when he suffered a bad thigh cut in a freak accident back in June. Fortunately for Ruggs and the Raiders, he has been cleared and is ready to roll. Less

Source: Team Blog

Jul
31

Jacksonville DE Ngakoue doesn’t arrive at camp

Jacksonville head coach Doug Marrone announced on Thursday that the team was at full strength except for star defensive end YANNICK NGAKOUE, who has yet to arrive at training camp. MarroneMore added that he has not had conversations with Ngakoue recently. Ngakoue did not sign his franchise tag and has said multiple times this offseason that he wants to be traded. Less

Source: Team Website

Jul
31

Packers kicker Crosby, TE Sternberger added to reserve/COVID-19 list

Green Bay veteran kicker MASON CROSBY and tight end JACE STERNBERGER were added on Thursday to the Packers’ reserve/COVID-19 list, which means they either tested positive for the virus or were in a place where the risk of being exposed was elevated.

Source: Green Bay Press-Gazette

Jul
31

Packers WR Funchess opts out of 2020 season

Green Bay Packers veteran wide receiver DEVIN FUNCHESS has chosen to take the COVID-19 opt-out option available to every NFL player under the collective bargaining agreement. Players have until at leastMore August 4th to declare that they will not play in 2020, with Funchess becoming the first Packers player to do so. Less

Source: Green Bay Press-Gazette

Jul
31

Bucs sign veteran RB McCoy

The Tampa Bay Bucs signed veteran running back LESEAN MCCOY to a one-year contract on Thursday. McCoy had minimal success last year with Kansas City, and his usage declined as theMore season went on. In the postseason, McCoy never touched the ball. With an offense that has already brought in veterans TOM BRADY and ROB GRONKOWSKI, the Bucs have now added another veteran with a Pro Bowl pedigree. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Jul
31

Gano doubt about it, Panthers release veteran kicker

The Carolina Panthers released veteran kicker GRAHAM GANO on Thursday. Gano missed the final four games of 2018 and all of 2019 with an injury in his left, plant leg. ReportsMore on Gano earlier in the week from the medical staff had been positive. But it looks like Carolina will now head into the 2020 season with JOEY SLYE as their kicker. Slye, who replaced Gano last year, is currently the lone kicker on the Panthers roster. Less

Source: Team Website

Jul
31

Lamar Jackson hoping Ravens add WR Antonio Brown

Baltimore Ravens star quarterback LAMAR JACKSON said this week that he spoke to team officials about free-agent wide receiver ANTONIO BROWN after their April workout. The workout originally fueled speculation thatMore the team might be interested in bringing Brown to Baltimore. Brown has not played since Week 2 of the 2019 season as he continues to be investigated by the NFL for off-the-field issues. Head coach John Harbaugh said that adding Brown was not really worth a conversation until he is available to sign. Less

Source: Baltimore Sun

Jul
28

Vikings rookie WR Jefferson placed on reserve/COVID-19 list

Minnesota rookie wide receiver JUSTIN JEFFERSON has been placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list, along with four teammates. The new reserve list was created for a player who either tests positive forMore COVID-19 or has been quarantined after having been in close contact with an infected person. Jefferson is expected to eventually help fill the void left by the trade of STEFON DIGGS to Buffalo in March. Less

Source: NFL.com

Jul
28

Vikings RB Cook disputes report that he will report for camp

Minnesota Vikings star running back DALVIN COOK is scheduled to arrive for training camp today. Whether he reports or not remains to be seen. There were initial reports stating that CookMore said he would report to camp. Those reports were followed by reports stating that Cook never said he would report to camp. We should know shortly. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Jul
28

Dolphins add veteran TE from Bears

The Miami Dolphins added depth to the tight end position over the weekend with the acquisition of former second-round pick ADAM SHAHEEN from the Chicago Bears. Shaheen has an ideal size-athleticismMore combination, but he was a disappointment with the Bears. Tight end MIKE GESICKI came on strong in his second year with the Dolphins, leading the team in snaps at the position. Gesicki is expected to be the Dolphins starting tight end heading into the 2020 season, with Shaheen providing depth. Less

Source: Team Website

Jul
28

Giants give kicker Rosas the boot, sign replacement

The New York Football Giants cut kicker ALDRICK ROSAS after his hit-and-run arrest. The team is reportedly signing former New York Jets kicker CHANDLER CATANZARO to take his place on theMore roster. Catanzaro, 29, struggled with the Jets last summer and retired after missing two extra points in the preseason opener against the Giants. Your fantasy team likely has better kicking options than either of these guys. Less

Source: New York Post

Jul
28

49ers agree to new deal with RB Mostert

The San Francisco 49ers have agreed to a new contract with running back RAHEEM MOSTERT that will keep him with the team for at least another season. After a breakout 2019More season, Mostert wanted a new contract or a trade from the 49ers. Mostert is expected to lead the way in a crowded backfield that also includes fellow running backs TEVIN COLEMAN and JERICK MCKINNON. Less

Source: San Francisco Chronicle

Jul
28

Washington RB Guice cleared for 2020 season

Washington running back DERRIUS GUICE said on Monday that he has been cleared to play in the upcoming season. Guice did not play as a rookie after tearing his ACL inMore the first preseason game. In his second season, Guice played in only five games after tearing the meniscus in his right knee in the season opener – missing nine games before a brief return that was ended by an MCL injury. Less

Source: NBC Sports

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