AFC East News and Rumors
Patriots sign Vinnie Sunseri, Kyler Kerbysonprofootballtalk.com Updated 8 hours agoThe New England Patriots announced the signings of safety Vinnie Sunseri and offensive lineman Kyler Kerbyson on Sunday. Sunseri was a fifth-round selection by the New Orleans Saints in 2014. He appeared in nine games for New Orleans before being releas…Share Tweet
IK Enemkpali could become a starter on the Buffalo defenseprofootballtalk.com 11 hours agoA year after IK Enemkpali broke Geno Smith’s jaw while they were teammates, Enemkpali may be taking aim at him in a more traditional sense. With Smith possibly slated to start for the Jets, who stubbornly refuse to sweeten the pot for Ryan Fitzpatrick, …Share Tweet
Why Jets LB Darron Lee still hasn't signed his rookie contractESPN.com 11 hours agoWhy Jets LB Darron Lee still hasn't signed his rookie contractShare Tweet
Who’s left? Exploring the remaining free agentsprofootballtalk.com 14 hours agoQuarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick is playing golf. Without a contract, he’s not going to training camp this week. Fitzpatrick hasn’t said much about his situation, and the Jets basically issued a gag order six weeks ago. So, we’ll see what happens with camp …Share Tweet
Todd Bowles: It’s not just about the quarterbackprofootballtalk.com 16 hours agoThe Jets closed one of their long-running offseason subplots when they signed defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson to a five-year contract on July 15, which left only the Ryan Fitzpatrick saga unresolved heading into training camp. The impasse between the t…Share Tweet
Sunday morning one-linersprofootballtalk.com 19 hours agoWho will be the No. 3 wide receiver for the Bills? Assessing whether the Dolphins offensive line has improved. S Patrick Chung isn’t worried about the Patriots offense with QB Jimmy Garoppolo. The Jets are set to have a punting battle this summer. Five …Share Tweet
Tom Brady can’t play catch with teammates while suspendedprofootballtalk.com 20 hours agoWe may see a rusty Tom Brady in Week Five. Brady is suspended for the first four games of the season over Deflategate, so he’s scheduled to make his regular season debut in Week Five against the Browns. Quarterbacks regularly miss time with injuries and…Share Tweet
J.J. Watt's back surgery could ease burden on Jimmy Garoppolo, PatriotsESPN.com 20 hours agoJ.J. Watt's back surgery could ease burden on Jimmy Garoppolo, PatriotsShare Tweet
Bucs claim WR Krauseprofootballtalk.com Jul 23 (yesterday)The Buccaneers claimed wide receiver Jonathan Krause off waivers from the Eagles Saturday. Krause has bounced around the league the last two seasons, spending time with the Browns, Patriots and Eagles. He broke into the NFL as an undrafted rookie with t…Share Tweet
McCoy says he’s not bothered by “opinions” or perceptionsprofootballtalk.com Jul 23 (yesterday)Bills running back LeSean McCoy wasn’t charged for his role in a February nightclub incident involving McCoy and some off-duty police officers, but the story made headlines. If McCoy’s reputation took a hit from the alleged fight, he doesn’t seem to min…Share TweetPatriots coach Bill Belichick has assembled the least diverse staff of any head coach in the NFL, according to an ESPN study of diversity in NFL coaching. Belichick’s staff of 14 coaches includes just two minorities, meaning the Patriots have the NFL’s …Share Tweet
Carson Palmer on the Jets-Ryan Fitzpatrick dispute: Pay the manESPN.com Jul 22 (3 days ago)Carson Palmer on the Jets-Ryan Fitzpatrick dispute: Pay the manShare Tweet
Cedric Cobbs avoids jail, tells judge he’s being treated for brain injuryFormer Patriots and Broncos running back Cedric Cobbs avoided jail time on drug charges, in part because of a suspected brain injury from his days playing football. Cobbs was given probation and community service after pleading guilty to charges of usin…Share TweetIn the wake of the news that running back Karlos Williams will be suspended for the first four games of the 2016 season, there was a report that the Bills are targeting Reggie Bush as an addition to their backfield. That report also had Bush weighing hi…Share TweetSizing up the wide receiver competition at Bills camp. How good will the Dolphins defensive line be this season? The Patriots have decisions to make about how to split up practice reps for their quarterbacks. Can the Jets have a drama-free training camp…Share TweetAfter transition to reserves, Navy's Joe Cardona to be at Patriots campShare Tweet
Buffalo safety Aaron Williams pushes for Bills to re-sign Fred JacksonESPN.com Jul 21 (3 days ago)Buffalo safety Aaron Williams pushes for Bills to re-sign Fred JacksonShare Tweet
Nate Ebner appreciates Patriots supporting his Olympic dreamprofootballtalk.com Jul 21 (4 days ago)Patriots safety Nate Ebner was a rugby player before he was a football player, and so when he saw an opportunity to make the U.S. Olympic rugby sevens team this year, he went for it — even though the Olympics overlap with training camp. Fortunately for …Share Tweet
Ryan Fitzpatrick declines comment on 2016 plans at golf tournamentprofootballtalk.com Jul 21 (4 days ago)Earlier this week, we learned that Ryan Fitzpatrick has not renewed the lease on the New Jersey home he was renting while playing for the Jets last season. There are no shortage of reasons why someone decides to make a change in living arrangements, but…Share Tweet
Jay Ajayi has head start over Arian Foster in Dolphins' RB competitionJay Ajayi has head start over Arian Foster in Dolphins' RB competitionShare Tweet
Jabaal Sheard should fill Chandler Jones' role in Patriots' opener vs. CardinalsJabaal Sheard should fill Chandler Jones' role in Patriots' opener vs. CardinalsShare Tweet
Bills likely to start rookies Reggie Ragland, Adolphus WashingtonBills likely to start rookies Reggie Ragland, Adolphus WashingtonShare Tweet
Window closing for Jets' offense, which could have six 30-and-over startersWindow closing for Jets' offense, which could have six 30-and-over startersShare Tweet
Gronk teaches a Zumba class... that is allJul 22Rob Gronkowski teaching a Zumba class is exactly what you would expect it to be.
Gronk spike: Ice cream editionJul 21Watch as Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, dressed as an ice cream driver, throws down his trademark "Gronk spike" using ice cream as his football.
Will Jets locker room turn on Geno Smith?Jul 21Will the locker room get behind Geno Smith as the starting QB if Ryan Fitzpatrick doesn't come to terms with the Jets?
Edelman puts on BP show at FenwayJul 21Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman cranks a home run while taking batting practice prior to Wednesday night's Red Sox game against the Giants.