AFC South News and Rumors
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J.J. Watt crushes some batting practice shots in visit with AstrosShare Tweet
ESPN.com 12 hours agoMariota 'can't wait' for Titans' 1st camp practiceShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com 15 hours agoThe Jaguars aren’t having very good luck this offseason with pass-rushers. First-rounder Dante Fowler Jr. tore his ACL on his first day of OTAs, and now Chris Clemons is a no-show for camp. According to Mark Long of the Associated Press, Jaguars coach G…Share Tweet
Andrew Luck becomes latest quarterback with DirecTV commercialESPN.com 16 hours agoAndrew Luck becomes latest quarterback with DirecTV commercialShare TweetESPN.com 20 hours agoJim Irsay has gone from suspension to Super Bowl contention in one yearShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com 21 hours agoTackle Gosder Cherilus spent the first five years of his career with the Lions and he may get a chance to resume his career there after being released by the Colts. Cherilus visited with the Bills on Wednesday, but, according to multiple reports, will b…Share Tweetdeadspin.com Jul 29 (yesterday)Following through on what they promised after Roger Goodell upheld Tom Brady’s four game suspension for his part in the deflation of footballs prior to the AFC Championship game against the Colts, Brady and the NFL Players Association filed suit against…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jul 29 (yesterday)Brian Orakpo signed with the Titans as a free agent this offseason, but his former partner at outside linebacker won’t be leaving Washington anytime soon. The Redskins announced Wednesday that they have agreed on a contract extension with Ryan Kerrigan,…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jul 29 (yesterday)When first-round pick Dante Fowler tore his ACL at rookie minicamp, the Jaguars knew that they wouldn’t open training camp at full strength but their injury concerns go beyond the rookie pass rusher. Defensive tackle Sen’Derrick Marks and rookie safety …Share Tweet
Ryan Grigson told NFL about footballs because he wanted even playing fieldESPN.com Jul 28 (2 days ago)Ryan Grigson told NFL about footballs because he wanted even playing fieldShare TweetESPN.com Jul 28 (2 days ago)Tom Brady's first game following his suspension remains against the ColtsShare TweetESPN.com Jul 28 (3 days ago)NFL Nation TV wonders if Junior Galette is unemployableShare TweetThe big news on the Monday after the start of the 2015 regular season would have been the torn Achilles suffered by Colts linebacker Robert Mathis while working out on his own during a four-game PED suspension, but for the whole Ray Rice video thing. Ne…Share Tweet
Rams sign Isaiah BattleWhen the Colts signed a pair of third-round picks on Friday, all 2015 draft picks were under contract. On Monday, the entire 2015 supplemental draft class agreed to terms. It was a class of one. The Rams have announced that Clemson tackle Isaiah Battle …Share TweetColts owner Jim Irsay says he isn’t trying to get NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to deny Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s appeal of his Deflategate suspension. Shortly after Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti denied lobbying Goodell to uphold Brady’s four-gam…Share TweetThe Texans’ team doctor said recently that linebacker Jadeveon Clowney’s recovery from microfracture surgery has been “spectacular” but that’s enough for him to avoid the physically unable to perform list to start training camp. The Texans have placed C…Share TweetESPN.com Jul 27 (3 days ago)Jaguars history shows Year 2 could be good for Blake BortlesShare TweetThe headline is the former Colts quarterback Jack Trudeau was arrested for DUI. The real story is the amount of alcohol that was in his system at the time. Via the Associated Press, portable breath-testing showed Trudeau’s blood-alcohol concentration to…Share Tweet
NFL reviewing Justin Hunter caseTitans receiver Justin Hunter has been arraigned for felonious assault in connection with an allegation that he punched a man, breaking his jaw and cracking a tooth. But so far neither the NFL nor the Titans have taken any action against Hunter. Althoug…Share Tweet
Marcus Mariota, Hakeem Nicks worked out together last weekESPN.com Jul 27 (4 days ago)Marcus Mariota, Hakeem Nicks worked out together last weekShare Tweet
Bob McNair: We’re not asking quarterbacks to be superheroesThe Texans will resume the quarterback competition between Brian Hoyer and Ryan Mallett when training camp gets underway, but the fact that they’re having a competition is all anyone needs to hear to know that there’s no franchise quarterback in Houston…Share TweetA handful of teams have already opened training camps, primarily with just rookies. Today, the numbers get another boost. The Bengals, Broncos, Jaguars, Rams, 49ers and Buccaneers will have rookies report today to kick things off. Veterans in most camps…Share TweetGosder Cherilus joins list of disappointing players Colts signed in 2013Share Tweet
What's up with Colts ratting on Patriots?Jul 28Jemele Hill confronts comedian Mike Epps about his Colts snitching on the Patriots and creating the Deflategate uproar.
Quessenberry prepares for training camp as a milestoneJul 28ESPN Texans reporter Tania Ganguli says the start of training camp will be cherished by OT David Quessenberry.
Blake Bortles wants to own the offenseJul 27Jaguars QB Blake Bortles said that his main goal is to end training camp with complete ownership of the offense. Bortles got an overview during OTAs and minicamp and worked hard during the offseason, watching hours of tape and throwing with his recei
Bortles working on mechanicsJul 27ESPN Jaguars reporter Michael DiRocco discusses QB Blake Bortles working with Tom House on his mechanics, the expectations for TE Julius Thomas and how Jacksonville improved its offensive line.
The MMQB MailbagJul 22Today is a good day for logic around the NFL. Because: • The Tennessee Titans on Tuesday signed the second pick in the draft, quarterback Marcus Mariota, meaning that five days before the first practice of the NFL preseason, all 32 first-round picks hav…
Let's Go CampingJul 20Time for the 2015 Training Camp Primer. Everything you need to know about the NFL’s 32 training camps, with some fun on the side. Clip and save. First things first, though. It was a notable Saturday evening for the Favre family. Not only did the famous …
Franchise Moves, Fireworks and MoreJul 15Franchise Moves, Fireworks and More
The Favre-Packers DivorceJul 15News item: Brett Favre to be inducted into the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame and to have his number retired Saturday night in Green Bay. In so many ways, this is a “Wow” moment for Favre and the Packers, particularly for coach Mike McCarthy and general…