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

MICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY JULY 23, 2018 RAIDERS, CHIEFS, CHARGERS, BRONCOS

THE MICHAEL BARI SHOW CLICK THE BAR BELOW   It’s anyone’s best guess, and my best guess is late August based on what I’ve heard. Every time Jon Gruden and Reggie McKenzie are asked about their best player, they offer a hopeful tone but one that doesn’t hint a resolution is imminent. Mack’s camp, headed … Read moreMICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY JULY 23, 2018 RAIDERS, CHIEFS, CHARGERS, BRONCOS

TONY SPARANO PASSES AT AGE 56, BARKLEY SIGNS, OTHER NFL NEWS & NOTES

Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano, who previously served as the head coach of the Dolphins and the interim head coach of the Raiders, in addition to a number of other coaching positions in the NFL and collegiate ranks, has passed away, per KSTP.com (the Vikings have since confirmed the news). He was just 56. Sparano complained of … Read moreTONY SPARANO PASSES AT AGE 56, BARKLEY SIGNS, OTHER NFL NEWS & NOTES

MICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY JULY 18, 2018 JAGUARS, TEXANS, COLTS, TITANS

THE MICHAEL BARI SHOW CLICK THE BAR BELOW   Last year, Malik Jackson said the Jacksonville Jaguars were going to win the Super Bowl. We laughed at him. And then we made it all the way to the AFC Championship only to squander a fourth quarter loss. This year? Malik thinks we’re going to 16-0, according to an interview with TMZ Sports. … Read moreMICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY JULY 18, 2018 JAGUARS, TEXANS, COLTS, TITANS

NEWS & NOTES AROUND THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE

Last season, the Houston Texans emerged as a serious threat in the AFC after rookie Deshaun Watson finally gave the team a solid contributor at the quarterback position. The Clemson product took the NFL by storm shattering rookie records and providing a lot of hope for the future of the franchise in Houston. Along with … Read moreNEWS & NOTES AROUND THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE