NFL news, rumors and injuries
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 13:20:16 -0800
Texas Tech QB Patrick Mahomes' stock is gaining steam as the NFL Draft approaches, according to NFL Network's Mike Mayock. Mayock believes Mahomes should be a first-round consideration. "He's different. He's a gunslinger, he's got an innate feel for the game," Mayock said. "The more I look at him, the more I push him higher and closer to that first-round conversation."
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 18:07:04 -0800
Michigan S Jabrill Peppers is a "bigger, more explosive version of Arizona Cardinals FS Tyrann Mathieu," according to one NFC executive, but an AFC college scouting director said Peppers struggles in coverage and needs the right scheme to be successful.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 12:05:49 -0800
The NFL salary cap is expected to be in the range of $166 million to $169 million, according to a source - up from $155.27 million in 2015 and $143.28 million in 2014.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 07:13:34 -0800
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Florida LB Jarrad Davis (ankle) will not participate in drills at the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine due to an ankle injury which also caused him to miss four games during the 2016 season. However, Davis will attend the combine to meet with interested teams and will do a full workout on Florida's pro day.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 20:02:53 -0800
Tennessee WR Joshua Malone has No. 2 receiver potential because of his "size to play big in the red zone" and "big-play ability," according to an AFC college scouting director.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:50:57 -0800
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:45:29 -0800
Fantasy Tip: Depending on which team drafts him, Cook could be a major contributor and a RB2 candidate as a rookie. He could be particularly valuable in PPR formats.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:37:30 -0800
Fantasy Tip: Fournette figures to make an immediate fantasy impact, and depending on where he lands, he could be a RB1 candidate in 2017.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:29:21 -0800
North Carolina QB Mitch Trubisky's quiet demeanor has some scouts questioning his leadership abilities.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 15:22:31 -0800
Free-agent QB Josh McCown (Browns) said he wants to join a team that he feels like has a chance to win if he is going to be a backup in 2017. He also indicated that location will be a factor because wants to see his children play football.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 12:05:55 -0800
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:14:19 -0800
Free-agent CB Alterraun Verner (Buccaneers) said he has heard from four or five interested teams since he was released.