Now that we are getting near the end of April, NFL teams are welcoming back their players for offseason workouts. Most coaches are looking to see what their players have been doing since the season ended and if they are already in good shape.
The Carolina Panthers on Wednesday rescinded its franchise tag on defensive back Josh Norman making him a free agent. The move sent shock waves across the league and now multiple teams are lining up to go after Norman.
My how fast things can change when it comes to teams putting themselves in a good spot for the NFL Draft. The Philadelphia Eagles shocked everyone on Wednesday when they completed a trade with the Cleveland Browns to acquire the #2 pick in the draft.
There has been plenty of discussion about former Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones since the 2014 Sugar Bowl against Alabama. Jones has a very strong-arm but proved this past season that he is still a work in progress.
Yesterday was 4/20, which is the best day of a stoner’s life. So while many of you were enjoying yourself, the NFL was busy trying to ruin the fun. The NFL has been known to give random drug tests at the worst times and Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell found that out first hand.
The New England Patriots surprised everyone when they decided to release defensive tackle Dominique Easley last week. Then it was reported that injuries and becoming a cancer in the locker room was the reason why Easley was given his walking papers.
With the NFL Draft basically a week away, there has been plenty of talk about certain teams that are trying to move up into the top five. On Monday, it was reported that the Cleveland Browns were actively shopping their number two pick in the draft.
After the conclusion of his freshman season, the sky was the limit for Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg. There were plenty of NFL scouts already talking about him and he still had to wait two more years to declare for the draft. But then a new head coach came in, which affected the quarterback’s play.
With the NFL Draft right around the corner, there are many teams that are considering moving up in search of a quarterback. One of those teams is the Philadelphia Eagles, who have been very interested in Carson Wentz and Jared Goff.
The Oakland Raiders have turned a lot of heads due to some of the signings they made during free agency. While they have been getting rave reviews, many were surprised when the Raiders decided to resign linebacker Aldon Smith.