NFC East News and Rumors
Tony Romo turned 34 in April and he is coming off his second back surgery in less than a year, but the Dallas Cowboys quarterback sees himself playing the best football of his career in 2014 and beyond.Upvote Share Tweet
ESPN.com 4 hours agoOXNARD, Calif. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Dallas Cowboys training camp: With Jason Garrett wanting to work the players even more slowly than the collective bargaining agreement allows, the offense did not work against the defense …Upvote Share Tweet
Previewing the NFC Eastphilly.com 4 hours agoNuts, bolts, etc. about the Eagles' rivals in the division.Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins can't forget Alfred MorrisESPN.com 8 hours agoThere's excitement surrounding the new weapons in the Washington Redskins passing game. There's potential there, with DeSean Jackson and Andre Roberts to pair with holdovers Pierre Garcon and tight end Jordan Reed. Hold on a minute, says another player.…Upvote Share Tweet
Jason Witten: 'We've got to be better'ESPN.com 9 hours agoOXNARD, Calif. -- This season can’t be the same ol’ story. That’s what perennial Pro Bowl tight end Jason Witten, who has all of one playoff win to show for his outstanding 11-year career, said when the Dallas Cowboys arrived for training camp a couple …Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 10 hours agoEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The New York Giants stopped their training camp practice about 45 minutes earlier than usual Thursday, but instead of heading back into the locker room right away, the players and coaches all went into the field house for 20 min…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 10 hours agoOXNARD, Calif. – Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr is not with the team at the beginning of training camp to deal with what coach Jason Garrett described as a “family health situation,” on Thursday. “We’re just going to communicate with him as he’s…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 12 hours agoDeAngelo Hall isn’t going to proclaim himself as the NFL’s best corner. Then again, he’s not going to say anyone is better. All he wants for others to do is check his film and then compare. Three days ago, Hall posted a series of tweets that suggested a…Upvote Share TweetAfter going 7-9 last season, there are several Giants veterans on the spot heading into the 2014 season. Defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul is right at the top of that list. Pierre-Paul battled injuries early and late while putting forth performances far b…Upvote Share TweetPHILADELPHIA -- Chip Kelly might have earned a laurel, winning the NFC East title in his rookie season as head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles. That doesn't mean Kelly will be resting on it. "We can impove," Kelly said. "We were 10-7. We…Upvote Share Tweet
RG III: Good having coaches 'believe in you'For Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III, there's a definite change in his psyche working with first-year coach Jay Gruden and new offensive coordinator Sean McVay.Upvote Share Tweet
Eagles say sacks will be key in 2014It’s a very basic principle. Successful NFL teams are able to sack the opposing quarterback multiple times per game while protecting their own starting quarterback at the same time. If the likes of Trent Cole, Connor Barwin and Fletcher Cox, among other…Upvote Share TweetEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- See now, this is what I'm talking about. The New York Giants just handed out a depth chart here in the media room. And while the nice gentleman who handed it out kept saying, "Officially unofficial," and while it's onl…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins practice report: RG III, O shakySome thoughts and observations after the Washington Redskins' first workout in training camp: Robert Griffin III did not look sharp Thursday morning, whether from his own play, the pass rush (the defense was getting to him) or the rainy weather (it rain…Upvote Share TweetOXNARD, Calif. – When Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones attempted to explain the club’s decision to release backup quarterback Kyle Orton, he referenced the possibility of using some of the money gained in that move on different playe…Upvote Share Tweet
Three thoughts as Cowboys open campOXNARD, Calif. -- Three thoughts from the Cowboys’ first news conference of training camp: I’m not obsessing over the conditioning test the players took by themselves after coach Jason Garrett called it off, but it still doesn’t make sense. Garrett said…Upvote Share TweetOXNARD, Calif. – Before their first training camp practice, the Dallas Cowboys placed defensive end Anthony Spencer and left guard Ronald Leary on the physically unable to perform list and defensive tackle Amobi Okoye on the non-football illness list. T…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 16 hours agoEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- After the New York Giants announced Tuesday that they had hired former wide receiver David Tyree as their director of player development, I wrote this, saying I thought it was a bad hire because of Tyree's publicly expressed vie…Upvote Share TweetThe Cowboys were a little desperate for help when Sean Lee was lost for the season with a torn ACL in OTAs. And they certainly didn’t give up much to acquire Rolando McClain. But Cowboys owner Jerry Jones suggested that McClain’s financial situation mig…Upvote Share Tweet
Evan Mathis still wants a new deal, but comes to campprofootballtalk.com 18 hours agoEvan Mathis wants a new contract, and likely deserves one. But he won’t be holding out to get one. According to Tim McManus of PhillyMag.com, Mathis has already reported to Eagles camp, after considering a holdout. Mathis is set to make $5.15 million th…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 18 hours agoRICHMOND, Va. -- One word jumped out to Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden when discussing what Robert Griffin III needs most. “Repetition,” Gruden said. “Reps, reps, reps.” And then Gruden added: “You can never have too many reps.” Apparently not. Re…Upvote Share TweetDallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones isn't happy with his team playing the middle with three straight 8-8 seasons, but that doesn't necessarily mean Jones thinks his head coach is on the hot seat. Jones words, especially after they are transcribed, often ca…Upvote Share Tweet
Romo Limited In PracticeJul 24Jeannine Edwards and Todd Archer recap the Cowboys' first practice from training camp.
Washington Redskins running back Alfred Morris to be featured in passing gameJul 24NFL Media's Jeff Darlington catches Alfred Morris after the Redskins' first training camp practice to get his outlook on how he will be used in Washington's offense.
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo live from the podiumJul 24After an injury-marred end to the 2013 campaign, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo discusses his current health and how each practice brings progress.
Relationship getting stronger between Washington Redskins QB RGIII and wide receiver DeSean JacksonJul 24NFL Network's Jeff Darlington has the latest on the on-field relationship between Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III and new addition DeSean Jackson.
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 gam…
Five Things I Think I Think: New York GiantsJul 24.
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…
Five Things I Think I Think: Buffalo BillsJul 23.