NFL NEWS ARCHIVE

» Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Wells report: Pats intentionally deflated balls

2:30 PM

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Ted Wells has completed his investigation into deflated footballs used by the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game and concluded that team personnel deliberately tried to "circumvent the rules."

Bears sign top two picks

2:30 PM

Lake Forest, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Chicago Bears agreed to terms with first-round draft pick wide receiver Kevin White on a four-year contract with a fifth-year option and second-round draft pick defensive lineman Eddie Goldman on a four-year contract Wednesday.

Extra Points: Race-based criticism of Kelly is off the mark

12:48 PM

Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Never let the facts get in the way of a good story.

» Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Patriots release CB Dennard

6:35 PM

Foxborough, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - Cornerback Alfonzo Dennard was among three players placed on waivers by the New England Patriots Tuesday.

James Jones among Raiders cuts

6:12 PM

Alameda, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Wide receiver James Jones was cut by the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday, along with guard Kevin Boothe and linebacker Miles Burris.

Chiefs waive Pryor, three others

5:18 PM

Kansas City, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - The Kansas City Chiefs announced on Tuesday that four players were waived, among them quarterback Terrelle Pryor.

49ers sign QB Dylan Thompson

3:40 PM

Santa Clara, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The San Francisco 49ers signed nine undrafted free agents on Tuesday, including former South Carolina quarterback Dylan Thompson.

Extra Points: Draft report cards: The AFC

2:37 PM

(SportsNetwork.com) - Here's an early look at how the AFC teams fared during the 2015 NFL Draft:

Cardinals TE John Carlson retires

2:08 PM

Tempe, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - Arizona Cardinals tight end John Carlson has decided to retire.

» Monday, May 4, 2015

Texans, Mercilus agree to extension

8:42 PM

Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Houston Texans announced Monday that the team has signed outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus to a contract extension.

Baton Rouge PD: Collins not a suspect in slaying

4:55 PM

(SportsNetwork.com) - Former LSU offensive lineman La'el Collins met with Baton Rouge police Monday as part of an investigation into the recent homicide of the undrafted NFL prospect's former girlfriend and newborn son.

Broncos waive T Cornick, WR Kelley

4:40 PM

Englewood, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - The Denver Broncos waived tackle Paul Cornick and wide receiver Jeremy Kelley on Monday.

Extra Points: Draft report cards: The NFC

3:20 PM

(SportsNetwork.com) - Here's an early look at how the NFC teams fared during the 2015 NFL Draft:

Vikings pick up fifth-year options on LT Kalil, S Smith

3:03 PM

Eden Prairie, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - The Minnesota Vikings announced Monday they have picked up the fifth-year options on left tackle Matt Kalil and safety Harrison Smith.

» Saturday, May 2, 2015

NFL Draft Update, Day 3

9:37 PM

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Extra Points: Packers get greedy at QB position

6:29 PM

(SportsNetwork.com) - We all remember one Brett that worked out pretty well in Green Bay but expecting another to make it three Hall of Famers in a row at the game's most important position is probably a stretch.

Petty, Hundley headline Day 3 draft picks

4:11 PM

Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Bryce Petty didn't have to wait long to finally have his name called on Day 3 of the NFL draft. For fellow quarterback Brett Hundley, the delay took a bit longer.

Jets grab Baylor QB Petty in 4th round

1:39 PM

Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty didn't have to wait long to finally have his name called on Day 3 of the NFL draft, with the New York Jets selecting the 2013 Big 12 Offensive Player of the Year with the fourth pick of the fourth round.

No. 1 pick Winston signs with Bucs

9:07 AM

Tampa, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Less than 24 hours after being selected with the first overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, Jameis Winston signed his first professional contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Cowboys end Gregory’s slide late in 2nd round

4:06 AM

Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Jerry Jones and the Dallas Cowboys finally ended Randy Gregory's free fall.

NFL Draft Update, Day 2

2:31 AM

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Extra Points: Cowboys take Day 2 risk on Gregory

2:22 AM

(SportsNetwork.com) - There is no truth to the rumor that the Dallas Cowboys plan to replace their iconic star with a red flag but Jerry Jones sure doesn't mind taking a chance or two.

» Friday, May 1, 2015

Texans sign S Stevie Brown

6:26 PM

Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Houston Texans have signed veteran safety Stevie Brown.

Extra Points: ’Dateline NFL,’ whispers derail Collins

12:15 PM

(SportsNetwork.com) - Talented LSU offensive tackle La'el Collins was either done in by circumstance or iniquity on Thursday night at the NFL Draft.

NFL Draft: Pick-by-Pick Analysis

11:46 AM

(SportsNetwork.com) - The first round of the 2015 NFL Draft concluded Thursday night from Chicago, as teams began the three-day draft process by bolstering their rosters with the best rookie talent.

QBs Winston, Mariota drafted 1-2 by Bucs, Titans

2:40 AM

Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Jameis Winston watched from a friend's home in Alabama as he heard his name called in Chicago.

Broncos swap with Lions, select LB Ray

2:36 AM

Englewood, CO (Sports Network) - The Denver Broncos swapped first-round picks with the Detroit Lions on Thursday, moving up from No. 28 to 23 overall to select Missouri linebacker Shane Ray.

Extra Points: Desperate Titans ignore the suitors

2:23 AM

(SportsNetwork.com) - Let's just say the quarterback position has been a problem in Nashville since the late Steve McNair left for Baltimore in 2006.

NFL Draft Update, Day 1

1:41 AM

(SportsNetwork.com) - With the 32nd pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, the New England Patriots select Malcolm Brown, defensive lineman from Texas.