Monthly Archives: April 2018

NFL trade rumors: Giants owner noncommittal on Odell Beckham Jr.’s future

Odell Beckham Jr.’s latest controversy has led some to wonder if he’s worth keeping in New York. Giants co-owner John Mara didn’t exactly commit to Beckham’s future with the team after a video of a man appearing to be the Giants receiver surfaced with what many have speculated could be drugs. “I can’t answer that […]

Patriots have had no trade talks involving Rob Gronkowski , report says

Rob Gronkowski will likely be staying put in New England. According to NFL Insider Ian Rapoport, the Patriots have had no trade talks involving the veteran tight end this offseason and expect to have him on the roster for 2018. Meanwhile, the team is trading wide reciever Brandin Cooks and a fourth-round pick to the […]

Russell Westbrook praises James Harden, doesn’t make MVP endorsement

Reigning MVP Russell Westbrook praised former teammate James Harden but stopped short of saying the Rockets superstar deserves MVP honors this season. Harden, who had his second MVP runner-up finish last season, is widely considered the favorite this season. He leads the NBA in scoring (30.6 PPG) and ranks third in assists (8.7 APG) for […]

Suh signing makes Rams big winners of NFL free agency, according to ‘Madden’

Whether it’s because of the massive contracts being handed out or the increased willingness for teams to complete trades, NFL offseasons are more dramatic now than ever. That drama has been on display since the start of 2018 league year, with several teams making a pushes to contend while others find themselves rebuilding. As they […]

Johnny Manziel will play two quarters in Spring League debut

Johnny Manziel hasn’t played a competitive game since December 27, 2015. That changes Saturday when he makes his debut with The Spring League. The former Browns quarterback will play the first and third quarters, Kevin Seifert of ESPN reports. The four teams in the league will rotate quarterbacks, so Manziel should see around 30 snaps. […]

Titans waive Victor Ochi

The Titans trimmed a player from their roster on Monday. The team announced that linebacker Victor Ochi has been placed on waivers. Ochi signed with the Titans last June, but tore his ACL in August and spent the entire season on injured reserve. Ochi signed with the Ravens as an undrafted rookie in 2016 and […]

Paul George on future: ‘Can definitely see’ staying in OKC

As the Thunder battle to secure a playoff spot, Paul George said it’s not championship or bust for him as he evaluates this season with regard to his future free-agency decision. As I told [ESPN’s] Rachel [Nichols], I can see myself being here, George said. I’ve been happy here, I’ve been happy with the organization, […]

Dungy didn’t know sweeping new helmet rule was coming, either

It’s still not clear who knew that the NFL would be proposing and passing a broad new rule that prohibits lowering the helmet to initiate contact before it suddenly happened last Tuesday, but it’s pretty clear who didn’t know: Pretty much everyone. The list of people caught surprise by the rule change includes Hall of […]

The problems with Manziel’s comments about the Browns

Earlier today, we posted an item based on a quote from Johnny Manziel that had been pushed to Twitter by Andrew Perloff of The Dan Patrick Show, during Dan’s interview of Manziel. Some took issue with this, claiming that the comments were “taken out of context,” twisted to support a predetermined narrative. This is a […]

Jed York says he and Richard Sherman unblocked each other on Twitter

Suh or the speculation on Odell first, he said, which one is it For the next hour, with his voice beginning to scratch near the midpoint, McVay seamlessly handled queries about the Rams’ most recent acquisition — star defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh — and the pursuit of New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. As […]