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NFL: Report: Bills planning new outdoor stadium in Orchard Park

The Buffalo Bills are planning to build a new outdoor stadium in Orchard Park, N.Y., WROC TV reported Friday. The open-air facility would include partial covering for seating areas and would require 3-5 years to finish, opening as soon as 2025 but more likely in 2026 or 2027. The report said downtown Buffalo was given […]

  • NFL: Report: 5-time Pro Bowl G Trai Turner visits Steelers

    Free agent offensive guard Trai Turner visited with the Pittsburgh Steelers on Friday, ESPN reported. The 28-year-old, a five-time Pro Bowler, was released by the Los Angeles Chargers on March 12, saving $11.5 million against the salary cap. Turner started nine games at right guard in his only season with the Chargers in 2020, missing […]

  • NFL: Cole Beasley talks with union after virus protocols complaints

    Buffalo Bills wide receiver Cole Beasley said on social media Friday that he has spoken with the NFL Players Association about his issues with the NFL’s new virus policies. Beasley said he is not inoculated against COVID-19 and made it clear he did not want to receive the vaccine. “Now we have spoken and are […]

  • NFL: Tom Brady on playing until 50: ‘That’s a long time. Even for me’

    Tom Brady has been getting the better of Father Time over the past few seasons. With that said, the 43-year-old quarterback recently was asked if he could play until he’s 50. That number came up courtesy of Tampa Bay Buccaneers general manager Jason Licht, who said last month that if Brady “wants to play ’til […]

  • NFL: Packers have ‘one plan’ regardless of quarterback

    Green Bay Packers coach Matt LaFleur has a plan in place for training camp next month — regardless of whether reigning NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers or fellow quarterback Jordan Love is under center. “We’ll have one plan,” LaFleur said Thursday. “We’ve pretty much laid that out. Just kind of going to fine-tune some things over […]

  • NFL: Bears sign TE Jake Butt, DT Mike Pennel, T Tyrone Wheatley Jr.

    The Chicago Bears signed tight end Jake Butt, defensive tackle Mike Pennel and tackle Tyrone Wheatley Jr. on Friday. The three free agents participated in full-squad minicamp this week as a tryout. The Bears waived undrafted rookies Thomas Schaffler, a defensive lineman, and tackle Gunnar Vogel to make room on the roster. Butt, who turns […]

  • NFL: Jaguars sign former first-round WR Laquon Treadwell

    The Jacksonville Jaguars signed wide receiver Laquon Treadwell to a contract on Friday. Treadwell, 26, has endured a slow start to his NFL career since being selected by the Minnesota Vikings with the 23rd overall pick of the 2016 draft. He has recorded 71 receptions for 750 yards and four touchdowns in 58 career games […]

  • NFL: 49ers DE Jordan Willis suspended six games for PED violation

    San Francisco 49ers defensive end Jordan Willis was suspended for the first six games of the 2021 season on Thursday for violating the NFL’s policy on performance-enhancing substances. Willis, 26, is still allowed to participate in offseason activities, as well as the preseason, however he will be required to steer clear of the team when […]

  • NFL: Reports: 85 percent of Dolphins, Saints players fully vaccinated

    Eighty-five percent of New Orleans Saints and Miami Dolphins players are either fully vaccinated or on their way toward reaching that status, according to multiple reports Thursday. Teams that have 85 percent of their players fully vaccinated are expected to have relaxed protocols this summer and during the upcoming season, although the full nature of […]

  • NFL: Chiefs’ Andy Reid on Le’Veon Bell: ‘I wish him the best’

    Chiefs coach Andy Reid took the high road Thursday when it came to former Kansas City running back Le’Veon Bell. Over the weekend, Bell took to social media to talk about Reid. “I’ll never play for Andy Reid again,” Bell wrote. “I’d retire first.” In follow-up comments on Twitter, Bell said he had a “personal […]

  • NFL: Tom Brady, Patrick Mahomes share Madden ’22 cover

    After fighting it out in the Super Bowl, Tom Brady and Patrick Mahomes are sharing the cover for Madden ’22. The video game released in August is one of the most popular sports titles with a segment of fans who admittedly take a day off for the on-sale date. “Whenever you first get on the […]

  • NFL: Vince Wilfork’s son charged with stealing dad’s Super Bowl rings

    The son of former All-Pro defensive tackle Vince Wilfork was arrested last month for stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of his father’s jewelry, including two Super Bowl rings. A police complaint released by the Galveston County District Attorney’s Office in Texas this week revealed 23-year-old D’Aundre Holmes-Wilfork was arrested May 22 and charged […]

  • NFL: Ravens’ Lamar Jackson focused on Super Bowl, not contract

    Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson said Wednesday that his focus remains on winning a Super Bowl, rather than the status of his contract. Jackson, 24, was named the 2019 NFL Most Valuable Player and guided the Ravens to three trips to the postseason since entering the league as a first-round pick (32nd overall) in the […]

  • NFL: Browns QB Baker Mayfield: ‘No rush’ to sign extension

    Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield said Wednesday that he is in “no rush” to sign a contract extension. Why? Well, Mayfield said that he has “bet on myself my whole life. I’ve always taken it one day at a time, one play at a time. … I’m not going to handle it any differently now.” […]

  • NFL: Jags’ Brian Schottenheimer: ‘Too early’ to name starting QB

    Jacksonville passing-game coordinator and quarterbacks coach Brian Schottenheimer said Wednesday that No. 1 pick Trevor Lawrence hasn’t locked up the Jaguars’ starting job … yet. “It’s still too early to say how this thing’s going to play out,” Schottenheimer said, according to ESPN. Too early for Schottenheimer, perhaps, but all signs point to the former […]

  • NFL: Report: Burrow expects knee to be 100% by training camp

    Cincinnati quarterback Joe Burrow has maintained throughout his recovery from left knee surgery that he intends to be ready with no limitations when the Bengals open the season at home against the Minnesota Vikings on Sept. 12. On Tuesday, Burrow, who tore multiple ligaments at Washington on Nov. 22, perhaps accelerated news about his recovery, […]

  • NFL: Cam Newton says no extra motivation from Mac Jones’ presence

    Cam Newton says he understands. When the Patriots drafted Alabama quarterback Mac Jones in the first round in April, many wondered if Newton would feel slighted as New England’s incumbent at the position. Newton said he doesn’t see it that way. “Absolutely not,” he said. “He was the right pick in my opinion. He was […]

  • NFL: Kellen Mond signs rookie deal with Vikings

    The Minnesota Vikings came to terms with rookie third-round pick Kellen Mond. Per the St. Paul Pioneer Press, the deal is worth a reported $5.223 million over three years. The No. 66 overall pick in the 2021 draft, Mond brings a wealth of experience from his time at Texas A&M to the table. A four-year […]

  • NFL: Falcons ink five players from 2021 draft

    The Atlanta Falcons announced that they have signed five of their 2021 draft picks. The signings include offensive lineman Jalen Mayfield, defensive lineman Ta’Quon Graham and a trio of sixth-round picks: linebacker Adetokunbo Ogundeji, cornerback Avery Williams and wide receiver Frank Darby. The Falcons have yet to sign top draftee Kyle Pitts, the No. 4 […]

  • NFL: Raiders’ Derek Carr: I’d rather quit than get traded

    Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr said Tuesday he would “probably quit football” if he ever got traded. Carr, 30, a subject of occasional trade rumors in the past, said he remains steadfastly loyal to the team that drafted him in the second round in 2014. “I’d probably quit football if I had to play […]

  • NFL: Matt Nagy: No chance Justin Fields starts for Bears Week 1

    Coach Matt Nagy stood firm on the Chicago Bears’ decision to deem Andy Dalton as the team’s Week 1 starting quarterback over rookie Justin Fields in an interview Tuesday on The Cris Collinsworth Podcast. Collinsworth asked Nagy if there was “a possible scenario” where Fields plays in the Bears’ season opener, Sept. 12 at the […]

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