NFC West News and Rumors
You give a little, you get your freedom: the Los Angeles Rams have released Nick Foles, reportedly after the quarterback requested to be let go. In exchange for the opportunity to hit the open market, ESPN’s Ed Werder reports that Foles agreed to a lowe…Share Tweet
deadspin.com 10 hours agoThe Costacos Brothers, creators of those campy, extremely literal posters of athletes in the ‘80s , have “come out of retirement” to make a special edition poster of Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson. The NFL player and recent sex-haver is: Ar…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 11 hours agoThe Cardinals will travel to San Diego next month to practice with the Chargers for a couple of days before their August 19 preseason game. It will be a homecoming of sorts for the newest member of the Cardinals roster. The Cardinals announced on Wednes…Share TweetThere’s been a lot of talk this offseason about the possibility of a contract extension for Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu, but he isn’t the only member of the club entering the final year of his rookie deal. Wide receiver Michael Floyd is in the same …Share TweetPete Carroll's approach has proven to be a perfect fit for the SeahawksShare Tweet
Colin Kaepernick cleared by doctors following shoulder surgeryprofootballtalk.com 21 hours agoNow that “heck of a competition” at quarterback can truly begin. According to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has been fully cleared to participate in practice after offseason shoulder surgery. Kaepernick flew to V…Share Tweet
Jared Goff Leads Rams' Rookies Into Training Campnytimes.com Jul 26 (yesterday)Jared Goff showed up to the UC Irvine dorms a bit ahead of his fellow rookies Tuesday, getting a quick start on his first training camp with the Los Angeles Rams.Share Tweetyahoo.com Jul 26 (yesterday)It’s still in the early stages but there might be some contract trouble brewing in Seattle. Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett is unhappy with his current deal. Bennett made that clear in a recent interview with the Huffington Post. He described his…Share TweetThe Colts signed tight end Chase Coffman on Tuesday. Coffman has played in 37 career regular-season games and three playoff games. Originally drafted by the Bengals in 2009, he’s also spent time with the Falcons, Titans and Seahawks. Undrafted rookie co…Share TweetESPN.com Jul 26 (yesterday)Larry Fitzgerald credits Dennis Green with only 2 jobs of his careerShare TweetCardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu isn’t ready to start practicing, but it isn’t because of any lingering contract issues. The Cardinals announced today that Mathieu is among four players who will open camp on the active/physically unable to perform list b…Share Tweet
Rosenhaus: Anthony Davis and 49ers have “patched things up”49ers tackle Anthony Davis, after a one-year retirement, has decided to return. His official effort to be reinstated (which typically entails simply sending a reinstatement letter) has commenced, but it comes after a period of time during which Davis se…Share Tweet
Police visit Tre Mason’s home five times in four monthsIn early March, Rams running back Tre Mason had a bizarre incident with police, resulting in his arrest on various charges. He then failed to appear in court, before eventually doing so. Since then, police reportedly have been called to his house on fiv…Share Tweet
Schefter: The Rams knew they wouldn't keep FolesJul 27Adam Schefter says the Rams shocked Nick Foles by shopping him, ultimately giving the spots to Case Keenum and Jared Goff, and releasing Foles.
Matt Hasselbeck: Foles can be Super Bowl QBJul 27Matt and Tim Hasselbeck react to the Rams releasing quarterback Nick Foles and examine how much interest he will garner as a free agent.
Seahawks' franchise nucleus set for years to comeJul 27Adam Schefter examines the impact of Seattle signing general manager John Schneider and coach Pete Carroll to extensions as well as locking up QB Russell Wilson.
Will Kaepernick unseat Gabbert as 49ers' starter?Jul 27Adam Schefter examines if quarterback Colin Kaepernick will be able to wrest San Francisco's starting job away from Blaine Gabbert.