Category Archives: NFL

The National Football League is a professional American football league consisting of 32 teams, divided equally between the National Football Conference and the American Football Conference.

Football Mahomes weighs risks but feels safe in return to Chiefs’ facility

Football Mahomes weighs risks but feels safe in return to Chiefs’ facility

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was on every call involving the NFL Players Association and took a significant role in putting in place the return-to-play protocols for training camp. So while he acknowledges “some risk” in returning to the team facility on Saturday, when Mahomes joined rookies and select veterans…

Heart

Heart

5:14 PM ETESPN News Services Boston Red Sox pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez will miss the rest of the season as he recovers from a heart issue, the team announced Saturday.Rodriguez has been diagnosed with myocarditis, an inflammation of the heart that the team believes is a result of the left-hander’s recent bout with the coronavirus. He…

Eagles’

Eagles’

6:00 AM ETTim McManusESPN Staff Writer PHILADELPHIA — Speaking Thursday about his development as a leader, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz noted he is entering his fifth NFL season, and got caught on that thought for a moment.”It still seems crazy to say it’s my fifth year,” Wentz said, breaking into a smile as the…

Washington QB Alex Smith expected to start camp on PUP list

Washington QB Alex Smith expected to start camp on PUP list

Alex Smith’s once unimaginable return to football appears imminent. The veteran quarterback is undergoing his physical with Washington team doctors Monday, and he will start training camp on the active/physically unable to perform list, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport and NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero reported. The team later announced the transaction and that Smith would…

Six players placed on new reserve/COVID-19 list

Six players placed on new reserve/COVID-19 list

Six players were placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list on Sunday, per the league’s transaction wire. NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero reported that these are the first players to land on this new list, either after testing positive or being quarantined after close contact with an infected person. The Cleveland Browns listed two players: running back/return specialist…

Patrick Mahomes supports Duvernay-Tardif’s opt-out decision

Patrick Mahomes supports Duvernay-Tardif’s opt-out decision

Not long after the NFL and NFL Players Association came to an agreement on terms for training camp, Kansas City Chiefs guard Laurent Duvernay-Tardif became the first player to announce he was opting out of the 2020 season. Less than 24 hours after Duvernay-Tardif’s announcement, the Super Bowl-champion Chiefs were getting their camp underway and…

Chiefs guard Laurent Duvernay-Tardif opts out of 2020 season

Chiefs guard Laurent Duvernay-Tardif opts out of 2020 season

Kansas City Chiefs starting right guard Laurent Duvernay-Tardif has declared his intention to opt out of the 2020 season, becoming the first NFL player to announce that he will be forgoing the upcoming season. In a lengthy post shared via Twitter, the 29-year-old offensive lineman, who is the only active NFL player with a medical…

Chiefs

Chiefs

Kansas City Chiefs offensive lineman Laurent Duvernay-Tardif has opted out of the 2020 season, he wrote on social media, becoming the first NFL player to publicly say he won’t suit up this year.Duvernay-Tardif, 29, is a medical school graduate from McGill University in Canada, and he had been assisting as an orderly in a long-term…

NFLPA tells players there will be no preseason games in 2020

NFLPA tells players there will be no preseason games in 2020

The NFL Players Association on Tuesday told its players there will be zero preseason games in 2020, NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo, Tom Pelissero and NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported. Union leadership shared this information with its players during a conference call one day after the league proposed a one-game preseason slate to the union,…