Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph has a new five-year extension, announced tonight by the team and reportedly carrying a base value of $36.5 million. A source with knowledge of the terms has shared some additional details with PFT. Rudolph gets a $6.5 mill…Upvote Share Tweet
ESPN.com 4 hours agoWide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., the New York Giants' first-round pick from this year's draft, missed his fourth straight training camp practice Sunday with a hamstring injury. For Giants coach Tom Coughlin, it's not just disappointing.Upvote Share TweetThe Patrick Peterson experiment is apparently over. Before the Cardinals held their second practice of training camp, coach Bruce Arians said he won't be using the All-Pro on offense anymore, leaving Peterson to focus on defense and punt returns.Upvote Share TweetSan Francisco 49ers running back/returner LaMichael James dislocated his left elbow in training camp, an NFL source confirmed. He is expected to miss about a month.Upvote Share Tweet
Andrew Furney Faces Long Odds as Kicker With Jetsnytimes.com 5 hours agoAndrew Furney, an unsigned kicker out of Washington State, will not find a starting spot with the Jets, but he is not deterred.Upvote Share Tweet
In Path of Falcons’ New Stadium, Atlanta Church Awaits Demolitionnytimes.com 6 hours agoFriendship Baptist, Atlanta’s oldest African-American Baptist church, is being torn down, perhaps this summer, to make way for the Falcons’ new football stadium.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com 6 hours agoBuffalo's Scott Chandler left practice with a groin injury, leaving the Bills without three of their tight ends.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com 7 hours agoWhen people argue about the best cornerback in the NFL, Dee Milliner's name rarely gets brought up. OK, it never gets brought up. The people having that debate might not bring up Milliner's name because they don't know it. But Milliner, the second-year …Upvote Share Tweet
Christine Michael bangs up shoulderprofootballtalk.com 7 hours agoAs the Marshawn Lynch holdout lingers, his leverage spikes if/when any of the team’s alternatives at tailback gets injured. If became when on Sunday, when second-year running back Christine Michael left practice with a shoulder injury. “He just banged h…Upvote Share Tweet
Ron Rivera: De’Quan Menzie is retiringprofootballtalk.com 7 hours agoThe Panthers waived defensive back De’Quan Menzie on Saturday. And now, it appears the third-year pro could be electing to end his career. According to Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer, Panthers head coach Ron Rivera indicated Sunday that the 24-yea…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins fan turning autographs into tattoosESPN.com 8 hours agoCharlie White, a 41-year-old Redskins fan, is getting players to sign his arm so that he can get the signatures tattooed on him.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 8 hours agoOn Sunday, during the second practice of camp and a day before the pads go on, Eagles running back LeSean McCoy took issue with a hit from defensive end Trent Cole, sparking the first fight of the year. After the session ended, Cole and McCoy downplayed…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 8 hours agoAs Texans offensive lineman David Quessenberry prepares to endure his third round of chemotherapy, his teammates have found a way to honor him. “Absolutely, we have dedicated this season to him as a line,” left tackle Duane Brown told FOX 26 and the Hou…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 9 hours agoDuring his time with the Cowboys, defensive end/linebacker DeMarcus Ware played through plenty of injuries. He’s already dealing with one in Denver. Ware was held out for roughly half of Sunday’s practice due to what coach John Fox called a lower leg in…Upvote Share Tweet
Panthers sign running back Fozzy WhittakerThough it sounds strange to see given their track record, the Panthers found themselves short at running back. So they solved that problem for the moment by bringing in former Browns running back/return man Fozzy Whittaker. (Waka! Waka!). The Panthers h…Upvote Share TweetLeSean McCoy and Trent Cole got into a fight at Eagles' training camp on Sunday.Upvote Share TweetThe Packers' Randall Cobb doesn't think he's done enough for a new contract.Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins cut the cord on 2013 draft pick Brandon JenkinsPlayers with value get chances. Players without value get made into examples. The Redskins released 2013 fifth-round pick Brandon Jenkins Sunday, less than a week into his second training camp. According to Tarik El-Bashir of CSNWashington.com, Jenkins …Upvote Share Tweet
Jason Pinkston absent, and neither he nor Browns will say whyHard to believe as it may seem, the Browns currently employ football players not named Johnny Manziel. As to one of them, a question has arisen regarding his employment. Via Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, offensive lineman Jason Pinkston …Upvote Share TweetRookie safety Calvin Pryor, known for his hard-hitting style, will be out indefinitely with a concussion, the New York Jets announced Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Cassel, Bridgewater “pretty much splitting reps”After being called out by Peyton Manning for his smedium shirt and all-access pass to Broncos training camp, FOX’s Jay Glazer took his bus-defacing training-camp tour to Mankato State University. He liked what he saw and heard of Vikings rookie quarterb…Upvote Share TweetBrandon Meriweather has received some early reminders in training camp from his new coach, Jay Gruden, and his new defensive backfield partner, Ryan Clark, that he must keep lowering his target.Upvote Share Tweet
Chargers throw water on idea of NFL-owned stadium in L.A.If the Chargers stay in San Diego, the last thing they want is one or two teams headquartered 90 miles up the road in L.A. It’s no surprise, then, that the Chargers don’t believe the NFL would ever solve the generation-old L.A. stadium problem by buildi…Upvote Share TweetThe Cowboys ranked dead last in the league in total defense last season, allowing more than 415 yards a game in a year when no other defense even allowed 400. This year, the loss of linebacker Sean Lee to a knee injury and the departure of top pass rush…Upvote Share TweetIt was no accident that, in an “exclusive” interview with the website he ultimately owns, Steelers president Art Rooney II declared that his most important employee, Ben Roethlisberger, won’t be getting a new contract until after the 2014 season. Obivou…Upvote Share TweetGreg Hardy hates that his legal situation has been a distraction for the Carolina Panthers, but that was the only comment the Pro Bowl defensive end made regarding his May arrest.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 13 hours agoWashington coach Jay Gruden has vowed to suspend safety Brandon Meriweather for two practices if he hits teammates higher than he should. Could new teammate Ryan Clark help Meriweather stay on the right side of the rules? “I don’t know if you have ever …Upvote Share Tweet
Kurt Warner having some fun at St. Louis Rams' training campJul 27Does former NFL quarterback Kurt Warner still have a little left in the tank? Watch as Warner has some fun with St. Louis Rams wide receivers Tavon Austin and Chris Givens.
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant: 'We ready to go'Jul 27Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant chats with Rich Eisen and Michael Irvin about his strong desire to win in the 2014 season under the new offense.
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo ready to have his best seasonJul 27After finishing 8-8 last season, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo sits down to discuss his dynamic connection with wide receiver Dez Bryant and how the offense will improve in 2014.
Fan Plans To Get InkJul 27ESPN Redskins reporter John Keim discusses a fan's plan to get tattoos of the autographs of all 22 starters on the team.
Mailbag -- Johnny Manziel's uphill battle and other early training camp ob…Jul 27Mailbag: The early days of training camps were marked by injuries, a scarcity of holdouts, Johnny Manziel's uphill battle and more, John Clayton writes.
The Ray Rice FalloutJul 25OWINGS MILLS, Md. — Head bowed, Ray Rice went out to his first practice of his seventh NFL season Thursday morning. General manager Ozzie Newsome had just told him he’d be suspended for the first two games of the 2014 NFL season—important division games…
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Giants Report: The Short Story of Eli’s New OffenseJul 24After an NFL-high 27 interceptions last year, Eli Manning could be primed for a bounce back season. (Seth Wenig/AP) I’m in East Rutherford, N.J., the year-round home of the Giants, at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center. It’s in the mid-80s this after…