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Patriots trade Chandler Jones to Cardinals

The Patriots are giving up Pro Bowl defensive end Chandler Jones to get some help for their offensive line. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, the Patriots are sending Jones to the Cardinals for guard Jonathan Cooper and a second-round draft pick. Jones earned a Pro Bowl berth in 2015 with a career-high 12.5 […]

10 biggest surprises during NFL free agency so far

The NFL free agency period opened this week with a few oohs and aahs. But what have been the biggest surprises so far? Here are 10 to start. (contract details courtesy of Spotrac) 10. The Ryan Fitzpatrick-Jets contract standoff Fitzpatrick had a career year in his first season with the Jets, throwing for 3,905 yards […]

10 worst moves since NFL’s free agency market opened

Hope springs eternal for NFL teams who have landed big-ticket free agents this week. Some teams have improved their rosters and have a lot to look forward to in 2016. Some teams, however, made moves that they’ll regret. They either overpaid for players, botched negotiations with their own players or just put too much emphasis […]

NFL Mock Draft heading into free agency

The 2016 NFL draft begins April 28 in Chicago. While NFL teams hit the free agent market this week, the draft is where teams really can build long-term success. With a little less than two months to go before Roger Goodell takes the podium in the Windy City, here’s a look at how the draft […]

Bill Belichick, Donald Trump have dinner together (PHOTOS)

GOP candidate Donald Trump is a pretty busy man nowadays, but he still found time to grab some dinner with his good friend Bill Belichick. The Patriots head coach, his girlfriend, Linda Holliday, and the GOP front-runner went out to dinner at the Mar-A-Lago club, and Belichick smiled more than he does during an entire […]

Recapping all the moves from NFL’s franchise tag deadline

NFL teams gave a version of the franchise tag to 10 different players before Tuesday’s deadline. The tag comes in three forms—exclusive, non-exclusive and transition—and is used by teams to either keep a free agent off the market or control if the player is allowed to sign elsewhere. The one-year tender is valued using the average of […]

Rob Gronkowski’s party ship got a bit crazy (VIDEO)

Rob Gronkowski’s party ship set sail from Miami on Friday, and from that point on, the drinks were flowing and the music was blasting. For just $225 partygoers were treated to a 72-hour funfest on a cruise ship that traveled to Gronk’s private island in The Bahamas and Nassau. Judging by the photos and videos […]

10 biggest NFL Combine busts of all-time

Watching the stocks of 2016 NFL draft prospects rise and fall this week will be like watching a ticker on Wall Street. The NFL Scouting Combine begins Tuesday at Indianapolis, and it’s a safe bet that a player or two will climb up draft boards because of his 40-yard dash time, number of bench-press reps or vertical […]

10 most memorable games in 2015 NFL season

That yawner of a Super Bowl is fading into the past and destined to get lost in the shuffle of Super Bowl memories. Now we can look at some games during the 2015 NFL season that were actually exciting. Each of the season’s 10 most memorable games were decided in the last two minutes or […]

Jerod Mayo says he’s retiring from NFL

New England Patriots veteran linebacker Jerod Mayo is calling it quits and hanging up his cleats for good, it seems. After eight years with the team, the 29-year-old took to Instagram on Tuesday night and posted the following message. A photo posted by Jerod Mayo (@jerod_mayo51) on Feb 16, 2016 at 3:07pm PST This isn’t […]

Dolphins owner says Adam Gase can be ‘the next Belichick’

Dolphins owner Stephen Ross didn’t want to recycle a former head coach when he set out to fill said vacancy in Miami. So he hired 37-year-old Adam Gase, a first-time head coach who he thinks can be the next Bill Belichick or Bill Parcells, according to NFL.com. The NFL’s youngest head coach, Gase comes to the Dolphins […]

5 possible landing spots for Matt Forte

Matt Forte announced on Instagram Friday that he’s been told the Bears won’t re-sign him. The 30-year-old running back will be a hot item in the free agent market. He set a record for receptions by a running back with 102 in 2014. His 1,846 all-purpose yards were sixth in the league. Forte missed three games with a […]

Top 5 takeaways from 2015 NFL Playoffs

The Denver Broncos’ win over the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 capped off a postseason that included some unbelievable finishes, the ascendancy of the NFL’s new MVP, a dominant run of defense and potentially the final game of one of the greatest quarterbacks in league history. Here are the top five takeaways from the NFL’s 2015 postseason: […]

Tom Brady says he’s not among the greatest QBs ever

What more does Tom Brady need to be satisfied? Despite being one of only three quarterbacks to win four Super Bowls, Brady told Jim Gray of Westwood One Radio, via ESPN.com, that he doesn’t belong on the list of the greatest all-time quarterbacks. Brady, Joe Montana and Terry Bradshaw are the only quarterbacks who have […]

212 Days To 2016 Season

So here we are in off season. Manning and the Broncos won a Super Bowl that neither the Broncos nor Panthers seemed able to win when their offenses possessed the ball. Thank the football gods the NFL went with numbers instead of the Roman numerals because L would have been for LAME. Our three time […]

Ranking the 5 worst Super Bowls since 2000

Super Bowl 50 won’t go down as one of the best ever. At times, it was harder to watch than Puppymonkeybaby. Some of the best all-time Super Bowls have come in the last decade or so. There also have been some snoozers, however, and some Super Bowls that just weren’t great aesthetically. If you’re going […]

Best and worst from Super Bowl 50

The Denver Broncos used a dominant defensive performance to upset the Carolina Panthers and win Super Bowl 50 on Sunday night from Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. Here is the best and worst from Super Bowl 50: Best Defensive Coordinator Wade Phillips Phillips’ Broncos defense capped off a historic season with one of the most […]

Tom Brady booed at Super Bowl 50 MVP ceremony

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady isn’t a popular figure among Broncos and Panthers fans. So when he was honored before Super Bowl 50 as a former MVP, it didn’t really go too well. Brady was in attendance for the game with supermodel wife Gisele Bundchen, and when he was honored, the crowd at Levi’s […]

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