Since the beginning of the NFL offseason, the Washington Redskins have been in talks with quarterback Kirk Cousins about a new contract. Months have passed and it seems that both sides just can’t agree on a new deal.
After getting eliminated by the Oklahoma City Thunder in the first round of the NBA Playoffs, the Dallas Mavericks are looking for ways to improve going into the offseason. Many believe that the Mavericks will be heavily involved with multiple players once free agency starts this summer.
Leading up to the NFL Draft, many thought that the Tennessee Titans would draft offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil #1 overall before trading the pick to the Los Angeles Rams. With Tunsil on board, many thought that Taylor Lewan would have to move to right tackle.
When the Tennessee Titans drafted Alabama running back Derrick Henry, many wondered what this would mean for recently acquired DeMarco Murray. The Titans traded for Murray a few months ago to be what many believed to be the workhorse at the running back position.
The Philadelphia Eagles did exactly what everyone thought they were going to do during the NFL Draft last night. The Eagles selected Carson Wentz with the second overall pick, which I’m sure has further pissed off starting quarterback Sam Bradford.
The Sacramento Kings are still in the middle of their search for a new head coach after firing George Karl. One of the top priorities in this search is to find a coach that will be able to control center DeMarcus Cousins.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers made headlines during the second day of the NFL Draft. The Bucs traded up to select Florida State kicker Roberto Aguayo in the second round, which raised a lot of eyebrows.
It seems that for the past few years, NFL coaches and scout have criticized the skill players coming out of Guz Malzahn’s scheme at Auburn. There was a lot of criticism aimed at Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Sammie Coates when he was going through the draft process.
Since being fired by the Sacramento Kings after the regular season ended, head coach George Karl hasn’t said a word about what he dealt with all year. Many have been waiting on Karl to spill the beans on how bad it was coaching the Kings and center DeMarcus Cousins.
There are plenty of players that watch the NFL Draft just like all the fans do, but for different reasons. Some players watch the draft to see if their team selects a player that could potentially take over the position that they currently hold.