NFL ROUND UP, KHALIL MACK, DEZ BRYANT, MANNING, BARKLEY, PATRIOTS

Oakland has told interested clubs that they will not part with the tour-de-force edge pass rusher, whose holdout has extended to 27 days. But until the Raiders and Mack actually end their impasse … never say never. Mack, scheduled to make $13.8 million on his fifth-year option, is looking to become the first non-quarterback to … Read moreNFL ROUND UP, KHALIL MACK, DEZ BRYANT, MANNING, BARKLEY, PATRIOTS

NFL NEWS & NOTES

  The Dez Bryant Watch in Cleveland officially kicks in high gear. Bryant’s free-agent visit with the Browns ended Friday without a contract in place, NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero reported. The door to a potential signing with the wide receiver, however, is not closed, Pelissero added. The 6-foot-2, 220-pound Bryant has taken his time in free agency since the Dallas Cowboys released … Read moreNFL NEWS & NOTES

MICHALE BARI SHOW DAILY AUGUST 14, 2018 CLEVELAND BROWNS

THE MICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY August 14, 2018 CLICK THE BAR BELOW   Photo from ClevelandBrowns.com Hue Jackson confirmed Monday what most already assumed when it comes to Friday’s preseason matchup with the Bills. Expect a little more action from the starters, as Jackson plans to follow the general uptick of preseason playing time that … Read moreMICHALE BARI SHOW DAILY AUGUST 14, 2018 CLEVELAND BROWNS

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE ROUND UP

  Every season, NFL fans are treated to a new superstar leading the league in some category while other statistically dominant players continue to excel at their positions. This season figures to be no different. Based on Pro Football Focus‘ advanced statistics and projections for 2018, here are 20 stat predictions for players and teams to … Read moreNATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE ROUND UP

THE BEST COVERAGE OF THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE

The Arizona Cardinals traded up in the NFL Draft to select Josh Rosen, so they obviously feel that the former UCLA star has what it takes to be their quarterback of the future. But in the short-term, it sounds like Sam Bradford has no intention of getting beat out by a rookie. Ian Rapoport of … Read moreTHE BEST COVERAGE OF THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE NEWS AND NOTES, RODGERS, FLOYD, DECKER

Green Bay Packers and Aaron Rodgers are still far apart in negotiations. Green Bay has apparently been setting Week 1 as a potential deadline for Rodgers talks. Rodgers, 34, is currently signed through the 2019 season, with cap charges north of $20MM in each of the next two campaigns. On an annual average basis, though, Rodgers’ $22MM/year … Read moreNATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE NEWS AND NOTES, RODGERS, FLOYD, DECKER

SUNDAY COLUMN, MLB, NBA, NFL REVIEW

Sunday column is some of the best of the week in sports. Starting with baseball, then basketball and finally some NFL. MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL There has been a lot of movement this week in major league baseball. Pretty much all the contenders in both leagues have made a move to strengthen themselves for a down … Read moreSUNDAY COLUMN, MLB, NBA, NFL REVIEW

TRUMP, JONES, BLANK ON NATIONAL ANTHEM, DEZ BRYANT, ROB GRONKOWSKI, MORE NFL NEWS & NOTES

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones remains adamant that players on his team will stand for the national anthem, but said that President Trump’s “interest in what we’re doing is problematic.” That, however, didn’t stop Trump from saluting Jones. Continue Reading, by Cindy Boren and J. Freedom du Lac Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank called the NFL’s national-anthem dilemma … Read moreTRUMP, JONES, BLANK ON NATIONAL ANTHEM, DEZ BRYANT, ROB GRONKOWSKI, MORE NFL NEWS & NOTES

MICHAEL BARI SHOW FRIDAY JULY 6, 2018 SPORTS NEWS & NOTES

Red Sox ace Chris Sale faces Jason Hammel on Friday in Kansas City. At the World Cup, France meets Uruguay and Brazil takes on Belgium in two quarterfinal matchups Though Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic recently reported that trade talks surrounding Manny Machado have “accelerated” this week, ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick tweets that teams still aren’t offering … Read moreMICHAEL BARI SHOW FRIDAY JULY 6, 2018 SPORTS NEWS & NOTES

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES

  According to ESPN.com, Barkley doesn’t plan to make any significant purchases with his NFL salary, as he bought his parents a house with his endorsement money. In fact, Barkley hasn’t even yet signed his rookie contract with the Giants. But once he does, he will have a plan in place. “Once I realized when … Read moreNATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES