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

MICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY AUGUST 20, 2018

THE MICHAEL BARI SHOW August 20, 2018 CLICK THE BAR BELOW Well, Jon Gruden hates Tom Cruise movies. The Oakland Raiders coach was asked about his reported $100 million deal with the team — and while trying to explain his high salary … he randomly took a shot at Tom Cruise. Here’s the quote from his interview with Peter King … “I’m not … Read moreMICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY AUGUST 20, 2018

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES

The first two days of Jon Gruden’s first training camp in a decade had played out in idyllic fashion, with energized and engaged men in silver and black jerseys attacking their jobs in the heart of Northern California’s wine country — and the Oakland Raiders‘ current and former coach enjoyed every second of it. To be … Read moreNATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES

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 & NOTES

He swore off milkshakes years ago, one of many changes he’s made as he’s discovered his new motivation: be a starter at age 40. How consulting with the Patriots legend it helping Aaron Rodgers get there. Plus, looking for a Super Bowl hangover in Foxboro, how the Vikings are building an offense for Kirk Cousins, … Read moreNATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES

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 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

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE TEAMS GEARING UP FOR PRE-SEASON

The 2018 season seems like a perfect time for the 49ers to end their four-year playoff drought with two big advantages over the other teams in their division: They have a quarterback who has never lost and they’re going to play the easiest schedule in the NFC West. With the regular season still more than two months … Read moreNATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE TEAMS GEARING UP FOR PRE-SEASON

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

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE-PATRIOTS, BRADY, GRONKOWSKI-BROWNS-49ERS-RAMS

Greg Robinson will get another shot to continue his NFL career. The Cleveland Browns announced they’ve signed the offensive tackle on Tuesday. The team waived offensive lineman Rod Johnson in a corresponding move. Robinson, the former No. 2 overall pick by the Rams in 2014, has struggled through 48 starts in his four-year career. By Kevin Patra, NFL … Read moreNATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE-PATRIOTS, BRADY, GRONKOWSKI-BROWNS-49ERS-RAMS