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Bill Belichick has running back Sony Michel wearing No. 51 in practice

Bill Belichick doesn’t like the NFL telling him what to do, right down to the jerseys his players wear in practice. Two years ago, the NFL ordered Belichick to stop having players practice in

Kim Pegula doubts ability to get new stadium in Buffalo

Buffalo Bills owner Kim Pegula doesn’t seem particularly optimistic about the chances of the Bills getting a new stadium in the greater Buffalo area anytime soon. According to Vic Carucci of the

C.J. Prosise trying to show he can stay healthy for Seahawks

Seahawks running back C.J. Prosise has appeared in just 11 games in two seasons in Seattle as multiple injuries have kept him watching from the sidelines. Prosise hopes to show he can be durable and

Jamar Taylor early favorite to start at cornerback for Cardinals

It’s been just a few days since Jamar Taylor joined the Arizona Cardinals, but he’s already being viewed as the favorite to start at cornerback with his new team opposite stalwart Patrick Peterson.

Broncos bring in Howard Mudd as consultant during OTAs

As the Broncos try to improve their offensive, they need to improve their offensive line. And they’ll try to do that with the assistance of one of the best offensive line coaches the NFL has ever

President Trump to react to NFL’s new anthem rule on FOX News

If any NFL owners thought that capitulating to President Trump on the anthem issue would get him to stop talking about it, think again. The President will appear Thursday morning on FOX News Channel,

Frank Reich still “not worried” about Andrew Luck

Last year at this time, the Colts had a high degree of confidence that quarterback Andrew Luck would be ready for training camp. This year, the Colts have a high degree of confidence that quarterback

Report: Rob Gronkowski close to getting reworked deal

The Patriots and Rob Gronkowski are nearing a reworked contract, Jeff Howe of The Athletic reports. Howe adds it is unknown whether the All-Pro tight end will sign an extension or simply earn a raise.

Jeffrey Lurie says he’s proud of Eagles players for “working to influence positive change”

Eagles players Malcolm Jenkins and Chris Long released statements earlier Wednesday, strongly criticizing the NFL’s new national anthem policy. Jenkins said owners thwarted “the players’

Wednesday’s #PFTPM looks at every angle of anthem case and more

Last week, things start to get a little slow in the NFL. This week, it’s anything but. From the Tom Brady holdout to the Hunter Henry torn ACL to the new kickoff rule to the new interpretation of the

Brock Osweiler tweaking his mechanics while competing for backup job

Adam Gase knows Brock Osweiler well, having worked with the quarterback when they were in Denver together from 2012-14. The Dolphins coach still believes in Osweiler despite the quarterback’s

Doug Baldwin “not surprised” by new anthem rule

When it comes to the issue of players protesting during the national anthem, few have provided more thoughtful, reasonable explanations about the situation than Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin. On

Jarvis Landry considers himself “the best receiver in the NFL”

Jarvis Landry has more catches than any other player in NFL history in his first four seasons. Yet, Landry ranked only 52nd in the NFL Network’s list of top-100 players. Landry considers himself

Reuben Foster will rejoin 49ers on Thursday

With domestic violence charges against linebacker Reuben Foster dismissed, there’s no reason for Foster to continue to be away from the 49ers. And so he’ll return. Immediately. “The organization is

Dolphins owner chimes in on Matt Patricia situation

It’s been only two weeks since a report emerged that Lions coach Matt Patricia had been indicted for aggravated sexual assault 22 years ago. With the alleged victim remaining silent in the aftermath

Ezekiel Elliott: I know the player I am; everyone in the league knows the player I am

Ezekiel Elliott ranked 54th in the NFL Network’s list of top-100 players. No one had to tell him. The Cowboys running back already knew. “It is what it is. I missed six games,” Elliott said Wednesday.

Malcolm Jenkins: New anthem policy “will not . . . silence me”

One of the players at the forefront of the movement that spawned protests during the national anthem (and who remains gainfully employed despite his activism) has spoken out in response to Wednesday’s

Reuben Foster won’t stand trial on domestic violence charges

Linebacker Reuben Foster seemingly had a judge clear the way to his return to the 49ers. Judge Nona Klippen ruled Wednesday that insufficient evidence exists to proceed with domestic violence charges

Davante Adams ready to step up on the field and off in Jordy Nelson’s absence

Once the “shock” wore off in a phone call from Jordy Nelson in March, Davante Adams realized what Nelson’s departure meant for him and for the Packers offense. Adams now is the leader among the team’s

Jets sign Jonah Trinnaman

The Jets announced they signed receiver Jonah Trinnaman on Wednesday. Trinnaman went undrafted out of BYU before signing with the Cardinals. Arizona, though, waived him two weeks later. He worked out