New York Giants, QB Daniel Jones say neck injury no longer a concern

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ — The New York Giants and quarterback Daniel Jones feel pretty good about his health. They don’t seem to have any doubts about his neck injury despite he costing him the final six games of last season. “Yeah, I’ll be cleared and ready to go,” Jones said Monday during a conference call … Read more

New England Patriots acquire WR DeVante Parker in trade with Miami Dolphins

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — In a rare trade between AFC East rivals, the New England Patriots have acquired Miami Dolphins wide receiver DeVante Parker and a 2022 fifth-round draft pick in exchange for a 2023 third-round pick, a source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter on Saturday. The Dolphins’ acquisition of Tyreek Hill and the free-agent signing of … Read more

NFL draft 2022 wide receiver projections

Nothing is certain when it comes to the the NFL draft, but the 2022 wide receiver class seems to be more up in the air than most years. Most prognosticators agreed that Ja’Marr Chase was the top wide receiver prospect last year. This year, five prospects — Drake London, Garrett Wilson, Chris Olave, Treylon Burks … Read more

Miami Dolphins, Xavien Howard agree to most lucrative contract for cornerback in NFL history

8:47 PM ET Marcel Louis JacquesESPN MIAMI — The Dolphins and cornerback Xavien Howard agreed to a five-year contract, his agent David Canter announced. The deal is worth $50.6 million in new money and gives Howard the most guaranteed cash for a cornerback in NFL history. Howard had three years and $39 million remaining on … Read more

Bruce Arians calls out Mike Florio in Bucs press conference

Mic drop. Bruce Arians spoke to reporters Thursday in a farewell press conference after announcing his surprise retirement as coach of the Buccaneers, and ended the media session with a zinger aimed right at Pro Football Talk’s Mike Florio. Arians exited the podium before circling back for one final message: “One more thing. It’s been … Read more

Buccaneers new coach Todd Bowles won’t be afraid to talk offense

TAMPA, Fla. — Todd Bowles earned his way in the NFL on the defensive side of the ball. He’s not afraid to talk offence. The new head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers won’t be shy about sharing his ideas with offensive coordinator Byron Leftwich and quarterback Tom Brady. “I’m the head coach. I get … Read more

Colin Kaepernick named honorary captain for Michigan game

Kap and the Khaki together again.screenshot: U of Michigan Jim Harbaugh has named former 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick ace honorary captain of Michigan’s spring game this upcoming weekend, making waves across the national CFB fandom by taking what appears to be a pretty solid pro-Kap stance in a decidedly anti-Kap sport. After protesting against racial … Read more

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones gave millions to woman who filed paternity lawsuit, lawyer says

Jerry Jones has paid nearly $3 million to the woman who says she is his biological daughter, including her full tuition at SMU and a $70,000 Range Rover on her 16th birthday, and to her mother, according to the Little Rock, Arkansas, lawyer who delivered the payments on behalf of the Dallas Cowboys owner. Lawyer … Read more

Pro Bowl LB Bobby Wagner signing five-year, $50 million deal with Los Angeles Rams

Pro-Bowl linebacker Bobby Wagner will be staying in the NFC West next season despite his release by the Seattle Seahawks earlier this month. Wagner is signing a five-year, $50 million deal worth up to $65 million with the Super Bowl champion Los Angeles Rams, league sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter on Thursday. It will mark … Read more

Todd Bowles to take over as head coach of Tampa Bay Buccaneers, with Bruce Arians stepping into front-office role

TAMPA, Fla. — Bruce Arians is stepping down after three seasons as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ head coach and is moving into a front-office role with the organization, the team announced Wednesday night. Defensive coordinator Todd Bowles will replace Arians as head coach. A league source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter that the Bucs finalized a … Read more