Belichick has nothing to say about Gronk

Free agency has come and gone, and the draft is approaching. Still, nearly two months after Super Bowl LII, Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has yet to commit to playing in 2018. Earlier this month, Gronkowski’s agent, Drew Rosenhaus, was mum on the topic. Gronkowski’s boss likewise had nothing to say on Sunday at the …

What will the Cowboys do with Dez Bryant?

With Allen Hurns in, some believe Dez Bryant will soon be out. Executives with other teams are now monitoring the situation in Dallas in order to see whether the Cowboys will cut the veteran receiver. Due to make $12.5 million in 2018, Bryant no longer is regarded as someone who will earn that type of …

Troy Vincent: NFL defensive backs could game the system on pass interference

The league’s owners will vote next week on a proposal to shorten pass interference penalties to 15 yards. But the NFL’s Executive Vice President of Football Operations — who just happens to be a former NFL cornerback — sounds skeptical. Troy Vincent said today that while limiting pass interference penalties to 15 yards works in …

Peyton Manning decision could be coming soon

Six years ago, the football world awaited a decision from Peyton Manning regarding his next NFL team. Now, the broadcasting world awaits a decision from Peyton Manning regarding his first broadcasting job. He went 39-of-60 for 325 yards and a 4 TD:INT ratio last preseason.Abdullah has more upside and can put up points bunches.Seeing this …

The Bills announced the signings of offensive linemen Russell Bodine and Marshall Newhouse.

Bodine, 25, started a center for the Bengals in every game after they made him a fourth-round pick in 2014. His 64-game starts streak is second-longest in the NFL among centers behind only Travis Frederick‘s 80 consecutive starts for the Cowboys. Bodine will compete with Ryan Groy for the team’s starting center spot, open with …

With catch rule under scrutiny, third-step concept merits consideration

Three years ago, in the aftermath of #DezCaughtIt, a sense emerged that the league would make meaningful changes to the catch rule. The league didn’t. Now, a strong feeling of inevitability has emerged that some sort of substantive change will be made to the catch rule. So what should the change be? The goal is …

Andy Levitre took $2.5 million pay cut to stay with Falcons

The restructuring Falcons guard Andy Levitre agreed to yesterday was more like an expensive haircut. According to Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network, Levitre took a $2.5 million pay cut in the transaction. I’ll also name a player who I think is most likely to disrupt the salary structure at each position in the near …

Ricky Williams starts brand of marijuana-based products

Former NFL running back Ricky Williams announced Tuesday that he is going into the marijuana business. Williams has founded a new line of cannabis-based products called “Real Wellness by Ricky Williams” that also feature herbal extracts like lavender and turmeric, according to the company’s web site. The site describes its products as “a unique line …

NBA trade rumors: How Kristaps Porzingis’ injury impacts Knicks, plus trade buzz with Suns, Jazz, Grizzlies

All I’m concentrating on is trying to get ready and when it does come down, being ready to play and help.Rutgers comes into OSU on a high after its road win at State.my most recent mock draft, I projected him to be selected by the Chicago Bears with the No.Redskins, Nationals, Wizards, , Terps, Hoyas, …

Raptors’ DeMar DeRozan opens up about battle with depression

Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan is making more than $26 million this season and just wrapped up his third consecutive trip to the NBA All-Star Game, but even that’s not enough to keep away bouts with depression. In an interview with The Toronto Star , DeRozan discussed a tweet he sent during the All-Star break that …