AFC South News and Rumors
Andrew Luck: It was an “awesome, gutsy move” to keep Pagano, Grigsonprofootballtalk.com Updated 1 hour agoThere wasn’t much that went right for the Colts last season, but that didn’t lead to the sweeping changes that some expected during the offseason. Coach Chuck Pagano and General Manager Ryan Grigson remain in their jobs and have contracts running for se…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 16 hours agoThe Texans gave defensive end J.J. Watt a big-money deal after only three seasons. They’ve yet to do the same for receiver DeAndre Hopkins, who’ll soon begin his fourth NFL campaign. The first-round pick has a five-year rookie deal, so the first questio…Share TweetWith Colts defensive lineman Arthur Jones suspended four games under the PED policy, some may think that he committed multiple violations before triggering a suspension, because that’s how suspensions work under the substance-abuse policy (which encompa…Share TweetOn his health, Texans' J.J. Watt deserves the benefit of the doubtShare Tweet
Pressure didn't break Blake Bortles last season; he was one of league's better QBs under duressESPN.com Jul 22 (2 days ago)Pressure didn't break Blake Bortles last season; he was one of league's better QBs under duressShare TweetSigning Greg Hardy is a risk the Jaguars should not takeShare Tweet
Eric Winston says young players don’t realize Commissioner isn’t neutralprofootballtalk.com Jul 21 (3 days ago)A decade ago, Roger Goodell became the NFL’s Commissioner. A decade ago, NFLPA president (and Bengals tackle) Eric Winston entered the league as a rookie with the Texans. And Winston had a much different view of the man who runs the league. “Most [rooki…Share Tweet
Titans want Dorial Green-Beckham to get in better shapeprofootballtalk.com Jul 21 (3 days ago)Based on talent alone, there aren’t many better wide receivers than Tennessee’s Dorial Green-Beckham. But the Titans want to see Green-Beckham put in the hard work to get the most out of his talent. The Titans’ website says the team needs Green-Beckham …Share TweetLamar Miller, Brock Osweiler highlight five new starters on Texans' offenseShare Tweet
Fifth-round WR Tajae Sharpe could grab a spot in Titans' starting lineupFifth-round WR Tajae Sharpe could grab a spot in Titans' starting lineupShare Tweet
Indianapolis Colts could feature more three-WR sets and fewer two-TE setsIndianapolis Colts could feature more three-WR sets and fewer two-TE setsShare Tweet
Luke Joeckel could be at left guard when Jaguars open seasonLuke Joeckel could be at left guard when Jaguars open seasonShare Tweet
Can the Texans afford to have J.J. Watt miss any games?Jul 22SportsNation debates whether the Houston Texas will be able to win football games now that J.J Watt has recently undergone back surgery that will sideline him between 6-10 weeks.
Start of season not a given for WattJul 22Stephania Bell examines how long it will take for J.J. Watt to recover from back surgery and what his status for the start of the season looks like.
Jags not ready to sign Hardy, yetJul 22Phil Savage and Adam Caplan talk about the Jaguars bringing in Greg Hardy for two days but say the team isn't interested in signing him.
Is it possible Watt will be back for Week 1?Jul 22Adam Caplan explains that Houston's J.J. Watt is looking at a minimum of six weeks recovery for a herniated disk, which optimistically puts him back on the field for Week 1.