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NFL rumors: Jets fire GM Mike Maccagnan

The New York Jets announced on Wednesday morning that they fired general manager Mike Maccagnan and vice president of player personnel Brian Heimerdinger.    "This morning, I informed Mike that he was being relieved of his duties as General Manager of the team, effective immediately,"...

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 12:59pm

Bills AJ Green Eagles Patriots Cowboys Redskins Bengals talks

Expect the Bengals to be highly active around the NFL trade deadline this year, unless of course they get off to a hot start to the season. Cincinnati actually being good this season is not entirely out of the question as they are tied for having the second easiest schedule in the league and they...

Friday, May 10, 2019 - 10:21am

Le'Veon Bell defends decision to skip Jets voluntary workouts

Le'Veon Bell might have gotten his big-time, multi-year contract from the New York Jets, but don't expect him to change his philosophy when it comes to his offseason-involvement with the organization.    Bell was a no-show for the Jets' voluntary minicamp, which began on Apr. 23 after...

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 9:29am

Former Cowboys WR Dez Bryant to retire from NFL this weekend?

Three-time Pro Bowler Dez Bryant has spent 12 of the past 13 months wondering where his next football stop would be. Recovering from a torn Achilles suffered in November during an incredibly brief stint with the Saints, Bryant is putting in all of the work in order to make a complete comeback...

Friday, May 3, 2019 - 9:57am

Bets come in heavy on Eagles at DraftKings following NFL Draft

NFL Draft grades are in, and the Eagles made the honor roll this year. Howie Roseman and friends received a ‘B-’ from CBS Sports, an ‘A’ from NFL.com, and a ‘B-‘ from SB Nation. The positive vibes were reflected in the past few days at DraftKings Sportsbook as the company reported that the Birds...

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 5:57pm

Dave Gettleman defends Giants pick of Daniel Jones, more

New York Giants general manager Dave Gettleman has received the brunt of public ridicule over the last five days after taking Duke quarterback Daniel Jones with the sixth pick of the 2019 NFL Draft on Thursday night.    It was a well-known fact that the Giants were going to come away...

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 10:54am

2019 NFL Draft: Jets take Quinnen Williams

With the third-overall pick of the 2019 NFL Draft, the New York Jets selected Alabama defensive tackle Quinnen Williams on Thursday night.  Williams, considered by many to be the best overall talent in the draft, practically fell into the Jets' lap after the Arizona Cardinals took Oklahoma...

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 8:50pm

Updated NFL Eagles Draft rumors Marquise Brown Josh Jacobs

It’s always been a thing here. Yes, now it’s on ABC — one of three different networks, in fact — and it’s suddenly a star in Nashville. But the NFL Draft has always mattered more than it probably should here. Whether it was that moment Andy took Five over Ricky Williams or the trade up...

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 8:50am

Giants NFL trade rumors: Josh Rosen deal on draft night?

New York Giants general manager Dave Gettleman has to come away with a quarterback during the 2019 NFL Draft.    It doesn't matter how it happens, it just needs to get done.    Forget about last year and the selection of Saquon Barkley in a quarterback-heavy draft. Barkley...

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 1:45pm

Odell Beckham Jr. slams Giants on Twitter

Former New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. had enough with being called out on social media following the shocking trade that sent him to the Cleveland Browns.    The All-Pro pass catcher took to Twitter on Monday night to clear the air, and he didn't hold much back when...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 2:33pm

Fresh Tom Brady Kyler Murray Patriots Giants Bengals Redskins

There’s a very good chance it’s simply old school posturing by the Cardinals, but just three days away from the 2019 NFL Draft there has been a small shift in the consensus regarding Arizona and top quarterback Kyler Murray. “Initially the [Arizona] ownership pushed for Kyler Murray,” CBS Sports’...

Monday, April 22, 2019 - 6:21pm

Giants 2019 NFL Draft rumors: Josh Rosen, pass rusher at No. 6

The biggest factor of the first round of the 2019 NFL Draft, which begins Thursday night, isn't even a collegiate prospect that's ready to make the jump to the pros.    It's second-year quarterback Josh Rosen.    The future of the Arizona Cardinals passer — who was selected...

Monday, April 22, 2019 - 10:47am

Glen Macnow: An early, early look at Eagles Week 1 betting line vs Redskins

I don’t usually bet on NFL games more than five months before they occur. We haven’t even gotten to the draft yet, let alone the preseason. Guys get injured, or benched, or – well, you get the point. Too much uncertainty. But I’m confident enough now that I’m taking a few dollars to the sports...

Sunday, April 21, 2019 - 1:30pm

Lions Calvin Johnson Patriots NFL Trade Rumors: Comeback coming?

New Patriots receiver Demaryius Thomas credits retired All-Pro Calvin Johnson as the reason he went to Georgia Tech to play college ball. Thomas was something of a Johnson clone with the Ramblin’ Wreck as they were both big receivers that dominated the competition in the ACC. They even spent one...

Friday, April 19, 2019 - 9:11am

Giants NFL Mock Draft Eagles Patriots Steelers Packers go QB WR RB

Much of the early portion of the draft will depend solely on the Cardinals decision of whether or not to take Kyler Murray first overall. It will have a direct impact on the Giants at No. 6, in particular, as New York will be eyeing a signal caller at some point in the draft. There has been buzz in...

Monday, April 15, 2019 - 6:29pm

Giants NFL Draft rumors: Hosting Dwayne Haskins for two days

Just 10 days out from the start of the 2019 NFL Draft and the New York Giants are showing some signs of tipping their proverbial hand when it comes to a plan of attack fueled by a pair of first-round selections. NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reported on Monday morning that the Giants are hosting Ohio...

Monday, April 15, 2019 - 1:06pm

Breaking down NFL over under win totals Eagles Packers good bets

The big name NFL free agents have all been scooped up and it’s highly unlikely that we’ll see any more Odell Beckham – Antonio Brown -level blockbuster trades any time before the season starts. So, for the most part, whatever NFL teams look like right now is what they’ll look like in September....

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 5:37pm

Competition for Eagles Carson Wentz Birds now likely to draft QB

Many thought that Howie Roseman should have gotten something – anything – in exchange for Super Bowl hero Nick Foles. But Foles’ situation was one of the most unique spots in NFL history. And Roseman was actually proven correct by not trading Foles before last season as Carson Wentz went down with...

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 5:16pm

Bills AJ Green Eagles Patriots Packers Steelers 49ers trade noise

Howie Roseman has been a magician with the Eagles salary cap in the past eight weeks as the team began the offseason with one of the more unfavorable cap situations in the NFL. Now, thanks to various trades and signings, they have plenty of flexibility with $19.3 million in cap space. That's more...

Friday, April 5, 2019 - 10:22am

Giants NFL Draft rumors: Dwayne Haskins, Drew Lock, Daniel Jones, Josh Rosen

For a general manager that claims to have a plan, the outlook surrounding Dave Gettleman's decisions for the New York Giants' future is as hazy as ever.    The 2019 NFL Draft is three weeks away and the Giants look to be at a quadruple fork in the road after a shockingly active...

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 10:55am