First-year Broncos head coach Vance Joseph vows not to make a decision on his starting quarterback based on a one-day evaluation. Good thing after his team's first padded practice Sunday. The Broncos defense had three interceptions against Trevor Siemian and Paxton Lynch, and when Joseph was asked about their performance he minced no words. Did I like what I saw?
Two-time Pro Bowl offensive tackle Branden Albert, 32, has retired before playing a down for the Jaguars, the NFL team announced Monday morning. After nine seasons playing in the National Football League, I have decided to retire from the game that has given me so much, Albert said, in part, in a statement. It's been truly a blessing. I cherish
The Falcons will make Devonta Freeman the NFL's highest-paid running back with a new five-year extension worth $41.25 million, the team confirmed Wednesday. According to NFL media, Freeman will earn an annual average of $8.25 million. Currently, LeSean McCoy's salary sits at $8 million per year, although Le'Veon Bell will make $12.12 million once he signs his franchise tender. After
Julio Jones wants to set the record straight: He did not hire a dive team to find a $150,000 earring he lost while jet skiing on Lake Lanier earlier this week. I didn't hire anyone like a dive team, the wide receiver said at Falcons training camp Saturday, per ESPN . I did not do that. It was insured. I
Browns tackle Joe Thomas has been selected to the Pro Bowl all 10 seasons in the NFL and is an eight-time All-Pro. But on one play Wednesday in training camp, Browns No. 1 draft pick Myles Garrett made Thomas look remarkably average, running right around him on an edge rush to pressure quarterback Cody Kessler. Garrett got about as easy
Marvin Lewis was not present at the Bengals' practice session Tuesday and the team later said he is dealing with an unspecified health concern. Coach Marvin Lewis will be taking time away from the team to focus on a minor health issue, a statement issued Tuesday afternoon read. He will be back as soon as possible, which could be today
Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard says his team could compete with anyone in the West, including the defending champion the Golden State Warriors. He then went on to say (via CSN Bay Area) that if his team added Carmelo Anthony he wished other teams "good luck" with essentially trying to defend a Blazers lineup that already includes two of the
Draymond Green made his allegiance to Floyd Mayweather clear when he called out Conor McGregor early Sunday morning. A picture emerged of McGregor wearing a No. 23 Warriors jersey, which happens to be Green's number, and the NBA champ was not having it. Never one to back down from an altercation, McGregor snapped back in Green's comments, saying the No.
The Nationals may have another injury concern on their hands. Having already lost a number of stars to injuries this season, Washington fans looked on in desperation Sunday in Arizona as starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg was pulled after just two innings. Strasburg has an unsavory track record with injuries, including Tommy John surgery, so the Nationals may just have decided
As if the Nationals don't have enough to be excited about with a monstrous lead in the NL East and arguably the game’s biggest star playing right field, now their farm system is making a mockery of other teams. The rookie level Gulf Coast League Nationals pitched back-to-back combined no-hitters Sunday during a doubleheader against the Gulf Coast League Marlins.