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

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

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES, DOG DAYS OF SUMMER

Good news for Virginia Tech cornerback Adonis Alexander. On the eve of the NFL’s supplemental draft, teams have received records of a clean drug test taken this week, according to Mike Garafolo of NFL.com (on Twitter).  Alexander was arrested on a marijuana charge in 2016, but his camp has been working to prove that it was just … Read moreNATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES, DOG DAYS OF SUMMER

2018 NFL DRAFT EXPERTS ANALYZE THE TEAMS WINS AND LOSSES

The Patriots traded out of the fourth round, getting the Lions’ third-round pick in 2019. That’s six trades New England has made, drafting only three players thus far. The Patriots took Georgia tackle Isaiah Wynn and Georgia running back Sony Michel in the first round and Florida cornerback Duke Dawson in the second. By Charean Williams, ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports Pete Prisco … Read more2018 NFL DRAFT EXPERTS ANALYZE THE TEAMS WINS AND LOSSES

THE BEST THE GREATEST COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE OF THE 2018 NFL DRAFT

The 2018 NFL draft is here — and now we can finally figure out where all of these quarterbacks are going. My Big Board goes to 300 prospects, and my position rankings cover more than 700. But it’s important to note that the cutoff for undrafted free agents starts around 35 for positions like wide receiver. That means approximately 90 … Read moreTHE BEST THE GREATEST COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE OF THE 2018 NFL DRAFT