AFC East News and Rumors
By claiming rookie running back Tyler Gaffney on waivers Monday, the New England Patriots showed willingness to a pay a short-term price for a potential long-term gain at a position where there is an uncertain future. In doing so, they essentially added…Upvote Share Tweet
Report: No timetable for Cordy Glenn’s return, but expected in time for season openerprofootballtalk.com 1 hour agoThe Bills have not provided much information about the illness that has forced tackle Cordy Glenn to miss all of training camp thus far, but whatever’s troubling him does not look like it will keep him out of the lineup into the season. Tim Graham of th…Upvote Share Tweet
Dolphins sign two new linemen, cut Gerald Fordprofootballtalk.com 1 hour agoThe Dolphins offensive line is one big construction zone, so why not shuffle the deck a little more the first few days into camp. The team announced they had signed veteran Tony Hills and Steven Baker, who apparently are an upgrade over the camp bodies …Upvote Share Tweet
Early concerns for Dolphins' offensive line?DAVIE, Fla. -- The Miami Dolphins will produce a rarity in the NFL when they take the field Sept. 7 for their regular-season opener against the reigning AFC East champion New England Patriots. Miami will boast five new starters on the offensive line, wh…Upvote Share Tweet
Last five cuts on Bills' roster projectionPITTSFORD, N.Y. -- Earlier Monday, we released our latest 53-man roster projection for the Buffalo Bills. What about the players who didn't make the cut? Here are some thoughts on the "last five" cuts for the Bills: OL Chris Hairston -- We'll …Upvote Share Tweet
Jets OT helped create 185 smiles in SudanThere are 185 new smiles in Sudan these days, and Oday Aboushi helped create them all.Upvote Share TweetJets linebacker Calvin Pace says he’s part of the best defense in football. “[Compared to] the rest of the defenses in the NFL? S—, man, we’re the best,” Pace told the New York Daily News. “You ask anybody around the league, we’re not the team you want …Upvote Share Tweet
Ja'Wuan James: Wake will 'get me better'ESPN.com 5 hours agoDAVIE, Fla. -- Miami Dolphins rookie right tackle Ja'Wuan James has reason to cringe before every training camp practice. His daily assignment: Try to keep Dolphins Pro Bowl defensive end Cameron Wake off quarterback Ryan Tannehill. It's a brutal assign…Upvote Share Tweet
First Patriots impressions: Let's talk DESPN.com 7 hours agoFOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- This will be a process, as it always is. Very little is decided after four days of training camp. But for those curious of some New Englad Patriots first impressions, there's only one place to start -- the defense. We entered traini…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 7 hours agoPFT Live is back this Monday with your daily dose of football news and information and we’ll be kicking things off with a look at Jets training camp. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News will join Mike Florio for a discussion of how things are shapin…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 10 hours agoMaybe Eagles running back LeSean McCoy’s feelings were a little hurt, that former teammate Michael Vick was willing to race him last year, but won’t run against new Jets teammate Chris Johnson. So the man called Shady threw some shade in the direction o…Upvote Share TweetExamining the New England Patriots' roster: QUARTERBACKS (3) Tom Brady Ryan Mallett Jimmy Garoppolo Not reading too much into Garoppolo's handful of interceptions in the early days of camp. Mallett, as expected at this point, looks like he has the edge …Upvote Share Tweet
Miami Dolphins' projected rosterExamining the Miami Dolphins’ roster: QUARTERBACKS (3) Ryan Tannehill Matt Moore Pat Devlin I'm still not seeing much in this third-quarterback race between Devlin and undrafted rookie Brock Jensen. It's possible Miami could only keep two quarterbacks, …Upvote Share TweetExamining the New York Jets' roster: QUARTERBACKS (3) Geno Smith Michael Vick Matt Simms As expected, Smith is getting about 75 percent of the first-team reps, so there's no controversy here. We had rookie Tajh Boyd over Simms in the previous projection…Upvote Share Tweet
Buffalo Bills' projected rosterExamining the Buffalo Bills' roster: QUARTERBACKS (3) EJ Manuel Thad Lewis Jeff Tuel No changes here. Tuel and Lewis are battling for the No. 2 quarterback job, but I still think the Bills will keep three quarterbacks this season. RUNNING BACKS (4) Fred…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 11 hours agoG Kraig Urbik caught a touchdown pass during Bills practice. Rishard Matthews is making a strong bid for a roster spot. Patriots RB Stevan Ridley is trying to be a leader this season. G Willie Colon is off the PUP list and practicing for the Jets. Some …Upvote Share Tweet
Cool Your Jets?Jul 28Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss the comments made by Geno Smith, Dee Milliner and Calvin Pace about their confidence in the Jets' upcoming season.
Jets' Milliner Says He Is NFL's Best CornerbackJul 27ESPN New York's Larry Hardesty discusses Jets CB Dee Milliner's confidence that he is the best cornerback in the league.
Albert Breer with the latest on New England Patriots tight end GronkowskiJul 27NFL Media's Albert Breer joins "Inside Training Camp Live" with an update on New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski and the activities he is participating in at camp.
How is the New England Patriots defense looking?Jul 27NFL Media's Albert Breer joins "Inside Training Camp Live" from Foxborough Massachusetts with an update on the New England Patriots defense and cornerback Darrelle Revis.
Five Things I Think I Think: New Orleans SaintsJul 28.
Scenes from an Ongoing Tour of Training CampsJul 28WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — This is what a real training-camp practice sounds like, via the verbal stylings of New Orleans defensive coordinator Rob Ryan and his defensive coach, Bill Johnson. The scene: First padded Saints practice of camp … Sunday …
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…