NFL NEWS ARCHIVE

» Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Extra Points: Bennett is far down on Seahawks’ list

1:47 PM

(SportsNetwork.com) - NFL players have a very short shelf life to make significant amounts of money so it's tough to fault anyone who has outperformed a contract when they go knocking on the door to ask for more.

» Thursday, June 25, 2015

Extra Points: A ’Battle’ worth fighting?

2:52 PM

(SportsNetwork.com) - Talented Clemson left tackle Isaiah Battle is set to enter the NFL Supplemental Draft next month, and plenty of teams could show some interest.

» Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Brady’s appeal hearing concludes

4:06 AM

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - After nearly 11 hours, Tom Brady had his appeal hearing conclude Tuesday evening, as the star quarterback made his case over his suspension.

» Monday, June 22, 2015

Browns claim Pryor

5:04 PM

Berea, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - The Cleveland Browns have claimed quarterback- turned-wide receiver Terrelle Pryor off waivers from the Cincinnati Bengals.

Lions sign Taylor Mays

4:54 PM

Allen Park, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - The Detroit Lions have signed safety Taylor Mays.

» Friday, June 19, 2015

Pats sign 1st-round pick Brown, cut TE Davis

7:04 PM

Foxborough, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - The New England Patriots signed first- round draft pick Malcom Brown on Friday and released veteran tight end Fred Davis.

Extra Points: Spring is the time to tinker

3:48 PM

Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Chip Kelly often tries to downplay what goes on in June but a few eyebrows were raised this week when defensive end Vinny Curry got a few looks at outside linebacker during the Eagles' minicamp.

» Thursday, June 18, 2015

Texans CB Joseph gets extension

7:49 PM

Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Houston Texans gave cornerback Johnathan Joseph a contract extension on Thursday.

Giants sign 1st-round pick Flowers

5:23 PM

East Rutherford, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) - The New York Giants signed tackle and the ninth overall pick in the NFL Draft, Ereck Flowers, on Thursday.

Bears sign ex-Dolphins RB Daniel Thomas

4:17 PM

Lake Forest, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Chicago Bears signed former Miami Dolphins running back Daniel Thomas to a one-year contract Thursday.

Bryant attends Cowboys’ minicamp

2:58 PM

Arlington, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant made it to the club's final day of minicamp on Thursday.

» Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Extra Points: Allen takes on new challenge in Lake Tahoe

9:05 PM

(SportsNetwork.com) - The next time you're playing word association, altruism probably isn't the noun that is going to be linked with the NFL, especially after a calendar year in which so many off-the-field incidents stained the reputation of the league.

» Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Titans release Shonn Greene

11:16 AM

Nashville, TN (SportsNetwork.com) - The Tennessee Titans released running back Shonn Greene on Tuesday.

Vikings release S Taylor Mays

10:52 AM

Eden Prairie, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - The Minnesota Vikings released safety Taylor Mays on Tuesday.

» Monday, June 15, 2015

Eagles add OL Wheeler

5:15 PM

Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Philadelphia Eagles added some much-needed depth along the offensive line on Monday, signing Jared Wheeler to a one-year contract.

Panthers ink CB Houston

4:14 PM

Charlotte, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - Veteran cornerback Chris Houston has signed a one-year contract with the Carolina Panthers, the team announced Monday.

Extra Points: Texans excited about a healthy Cushing

3:32 PM

(SportsNetwork.com) - Once upon a time J.J. Watt wasn't the best defensive player on the Houston Texans.

Panthers sign LB Davis to contract extension

3:00 PM

Charlotte, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - The Carolina Panthers signed linebacker Thomas Davis to a two-year contract extension on Monday.

Falcons release OT Baker

11:59 AM

Flowery Branch, GA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Atlanta Falcons released offensive tackle Sam Baker on Monday.

» Friday, June 12, 2015

Rams sign Gurley, 2015 draft class

6:21 PM

St. Louis, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - The St. Louis Rams have reached agreements with their 2015 NFL Draft picks, including first-round pick Todd Gurley.

Pats sign veteran QB Flynn

4:37 PM

Foxborough, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - The New England Patriots announced they signed veteran quarterback Matt Flynn on Friday.

TE Wright back with Bucs on waiver claim

4:34 PM

Tampa, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have reacquired tight end Tim Wright off waivers from New England less than a year after trading him to the Patriots.

Extra Points: Evan is hardly almighty in Chip’s world

2:30 PM

Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - You either buy in or you don't.

Spikes charged in crash

11:57 AM

Foxboro, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - Former New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes is being charged with four different motor vehicle violations stemming from his alleged involvement in a crash in the early morning of Sunday, June 7.

Cowboys sign Byron Jones

7:41 AM

Irving, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Dallas Cowboys signed first-round draft pick Byron Jones on Thursday.

» Thursday, June 11, 2015

Eagles release Pro Bowl guard Mathis

5:03 PM

Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Philadelphia Eagles reportedly released offensive lineman Evan Mathis on Thursday, cutting ties with the two- time Pro Bowl guard amid a long-running contract dispute.

Bengals sign 1st-round pick Cedric Ogbuehi

3:02 PM

Cincinnati, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - The Cincinnati Bengals signed first-round draft pick Cedric Ogbuehi on Thursday.

Lions sign first-round pick Tomlinson

9:51 AM

Allen Park, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - The Detroit Lions signed first-round pick Laken Tomlinson to a four-year rookie contract on Thursday.

Dolphins sign veteran DT Mosley

1:21 AM

Davie, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Miami Dolphins signed defensive tackle C.J. Mosley to a one-year contract on Wednesday.

» Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Extra Points: Stick a ’Spikes’ in it

4:22 PM

Philadelphia, Pa (SportsNetwork.com) - One of my favorite editors called me a contrarian one day, assuming I had some sort of twisted desire to take on difficult arguments no matter what my real opinion was.

» Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Seahawks re-sign Tarvaris Jackson

5:54 PM

Renton, WA (SportsNetwork.com) - Quarterback Tarvaris Jackson will return to the Seattle Seahawks for the 2015 season after agreeing to terms with the team Tuesday.

Bucs claim P Lanning

5:08 PM

Tampa, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have claimed punter Spencer Lanning off waivers from the Cleveland Browns.

Chargers, Liuget agree on multi-year extension

4:53 PM

San Diego, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The San Diego Chargers have agreed to terms with defensive tackle Corey Liuget on a multi-year contract extension.

Titans place CB Harris on IR, sign C Velasco

12:57 PM

Nashville, TN (SportsNetwork.com) - The Tennessee Titans placed cornerback Brandon Harris on injured reserve and signed center Fernando Velasco, the team announced Tuesday.

» Monday, June 8, 2015

Patriots release Brandon Spikes

10:55 PM

Foxboro, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - The New England Patriots released Brandon Spikes on Monday, just hours after Massachusetts State Police began an investigation into an abandoned car belonging to the linebacker.

Bears sign CB Tracy Porter

10:38 AM

Lake Forest, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Chicago Bears signed cornerback Tracy Porter to a one-year contract on Monday.

» Sunday, June 7, 2015

49ers ship P Lee to Browns

6:54 AM

Berea, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - The Cleveland Browns acquired four-time All- Pro punter Andy Lee Saturday in a trade with the San Francisco 49ers.

» Friday, June 5, 2015

49ers OT Davis, 25, walking away from football

6:13 PM

(SportsNetwork.com) - Another young San Francisco 49ers player is walking away from the game.

Extra Points: Foles brings a different mentality to Rams

2:46 PM

(SportsNetwork.com) - Philadelphia can have the arm talent, the St. Louis Rams want the intangibles for a change.

NFL confirms new officials for 2015, including Sarah Thomas

2:11 PM

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The NFL announced its roster of full-time officials for 2015 on Friday and Sarah Thomas was among the 10 new hires.

Dolphins’ top pick Parker sidelined after foot surgery

12:02 PM

Davie, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Miami Dolphins wide receiver DeVante Parker underwent foot surgery Friday morning.

» Thursday, June 4, 2015

Report: Saints LB Galette has pectoral injury

7:42 PM

(SportsNetwork.com) - New Orleans Saints outside linebacker Junior Galette suffered a pectoral injury and is considering surgery, according to a report from Fox Sports on Thursday.

Son of Broncos owner arrested, put on leave

5:01 PM

(SportsNetwork.com) - The son of Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen was arrested on domestic violence charges, according to jail records and reports.

» Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Extra Points: NFL goes ’over the top’

12:58 PM

Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Tomorrow has always belonged to those preparing for it today.

» Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Texans sign DL Brandon Deaderick

6:32 PM

Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Houston Texans have signed defensive lineman Brandon Deaderick, who played last season with the New Orleans Saints.

Peterson back with Vikings after nearly 9 months

5:33 PM

Eden Prairie, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - Adrian Peterson is back with the Minnesota Vikings for the first time in almost nine months and says his return to the team went "smooth."

Panthers, Newton agree to 5-year extension

5:17 PM

Charlotte, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - The Carolina Panthers announced on Tuesday that quarterback Cam Newton signed a new five-year contract extension.

Rams add Jeff Garcia to coaching staff

2:53 PM

St. Louis, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - The St. Louis Rams have added former NFL quarterback Jeff Garcia to their coaching staff.

Peterson returns to Vikings

2:02 PM

Eden Prairie, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - Adrian Peterson is back with the Minnesota Vikings.

Saints ink DE Jordan to 5-year extension

1:52 PM

Metairie, LA (SportsNetwork.com) - The New Orleans Saints signed defensive end Cameron Jordan to a five-year extension on Tuesday.

Peterson to attend Vikings’ workouts

11:23 AM

Eden Prairie, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - Adrian Peterson will apparently attend the Minnesota Vikings' offseason workouts this week.

» Monday, June 1, 2015

Cardinals extend DE Rucker

8:23 PM

Tempe, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - The Arizona Cardinals announced Monday that defensive end Frostee Rucker was given a one-year extension.

Broncos sign first-round pick Ray

7:47 PM

Englewood, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - The Denver Broncos signed first-round pick Shane Ray to his rookie contract on Monday.

Cardinals sign first-round pick Humphries

5:24 PM

Tempe, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - The Arizona Cardinals announced Monday that they have come to terms with offensive tackle D.J. Humphries, the team's first-round selection in the 2015 NFL Draft.