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Jun 26, 2019

Source: Chiefs' Hill meets with NFL investigators
Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill met with NFL investigators Wednesday for eight hours, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter, in what was a "very thorough interview."

ESPN NFL
Jun 26, 2019

Ex-RB Wood, woman indicted in child death case
Former Notre Dame and NFL running back Cierre Wood and his girlfriend were indicted Tuesday on murder and 20 felony child abuse charges in the death of the woman's 5-year-old daughter.

ESPN NFL
Jun 26, 2019

2019 fantasy rankings, cheat sheets, mock drafts, sleepers and analysis
Get everything you need to prepare for your fantasy football drafts here, including rankings and analysis from ESPN's team of analysts.

ESPN NFL
Jun 26, 2019

Answering biggest questions: Can Gurley stay healthy? Can the Kyler-Kliff show work?
The Rams and 49ers are hoping Todd Gurley and Jimmy Garoppolo can recover from injury, while the Seahawks hope for more of the same from Russell Wilson.

ESPN NFL
Jun 26, 2019

Answering biggest questions: Can Gurley stay healthy? Can the Kyler/Kliff show work?
The Rams and 49ers are hoping Todd Gurley and Jimmy Garoppolo can recover from injury, while the Seahawks hope for more of the same from Russell Wilson.

ESPN NFL
Jun 26, 2019

49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo has summer school plans
Garoppolo will work with noted NFL quarterback guru Tom House as he continues his comeback from an ACL tear in his left knee.

ESPN NFL
Jun 26, 2019

Cam Newton's $1,500 plane offer shows it's hard to stay under radar
After being photographed all over Paris at Men's Fashion Week, just getting home created its own social-media stir for the Carolina quarterback.

ESPN NFL
Jun 25, 2019

Brees 'passes torch' to Zion with signed jersey
Zion Williamson was welcomed to New Orleans with a signed jersey from the quarterback on which he wrote, "Passing the torch to you!"

ESPN NFL
Jun 25, 2019

Bengals' top pick Williams likely out for season
Jonah Williams, the Bengals' top pick in the draft, likely will miss the 2019 season after having shoulder surgery to repair a torn labrum. The team said he's expected to make a full recovery.

ESPN NFL
Jun 25, 2019

Chiefs' Bieniemy: Not playcaller, but has input
Although he interviewed for four head-coaching vacancies to no avail, Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy said not being a playcaller didn't hurt him, and that he works "hand-in-hand" with coach Andy Reid.

ESPN NFL
Jun 25, 2019

Ramsey now avoids dissing QBs: 'I'm growing'
Jalen Ramsey isn't interested in critiquing other teams' quarterbacks in 2019, telling ESPN's Adam Schefter he'd rather just talk about the Jags' Nick Foles.

ESPN NFL
Jun 25, 2019

Judge OKs $24M settlement over Rams' PSLs
A federal judge approved a settlement on Monday calling for the Rams to pay up to $24 million to personal seat license holders in St. Louis.

ESPN NFL
Jun 25, 2019

Answering AFC East's biggest questions: Will Brady miss Gronk? Can young QBs make leap?
The Patriots will be adjusting to life without their star TE while Sam Darnold, Josh Allen and Josh Rosen try to lift their teams into contention in the AFC East.

ESPN NFL
Jun 25, 2019

Answering biggest questions: Will Brady miss Gronk? Can young QBs make leap?
The Patriots will be adjusting to life without their star TE while Sam Darnold, Josh Allen and Josh Rosen try to lift their teams into contention in the AFC East.

ESPN NFL
Jun 25, 2019

Former Aussie rugby league star hopes to 'put on a show' for Jets, NFL
If they had a Madden video game for rugby, Valentine Holmes would be on the cover. Instead, he's trying to make the Jets' roster at running back.

ESPN NFL
Jun 25, 2019

The 20 biggest outlier contracts, and why a fullback reigns again
These are the deals -- adjusted for position -- that most exceed market value. And a 49er is back on top for the third straight year.

ESPN NFL
Jun 25, 2019

The NFL's most outsized contracts: 20 players with bloated deals
These are the deals -- adjusted for position -- that most exceed market value. And a 49er is back on top for the third straight year.

ESPN NFL
Jun 24, 2019

Chiefs' Hill to meet with NFL investigators Wed
Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill will meet with NFL investigators Wednesday. Hill has been banned by the team amid a child abuse investigation.

ESPN NFL
Jun 24, 2019

Chiefs' Hill to meet with NFL investigators Wed.
Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill will meet with NFL investigators Wednesday. Hill has been banned by the team amid a child abuse investigation.

ESPN NFL
Jun 24, 2019

Fantasy football 10-team PPR mock draft: JuJu over AB?
You may be surprised at how far players like Antonio Brown, Todd Gurley II and Tom Brady slid in our latest fantasy football mock draft.

ESPN NFL
Jun 24, 2019

Seahawks rookie receiver DK Metcalf has brains to go with brawn
The NFL gushed over Metcalf's physique in the draft buildup, but so far it's his ability to pick up the offense that has impressed Russell Wilson & Co.

ESPN NFL
Jun 24, 2019

Why Cowboys QB Dak Prescott has earned a big payday
Dallas has made it clear it believes in its franchise quarterback. But what's next for the 2016 fourth-rounder who will soon get paid like an elite QB?

ESPN NFL
Jun 24, 2019

Why Dak Prescott has earned a big payday
Dallas has made it clear it believes in its franchise quarterback. But what's next for the 2016 fourth-rounder who will soon get paid like an elite QB?

ESPN NFL
Jun 24, 2019

Answering big NFC East questions: Wentz healthy? Haskins to start?
Will Carson Wentz avoid the injury bug in 2019? How long before rookie QB Dwayne Haskins starts for the Redskins? Let's take a look at what's cooking in the NFC East.

ESPN NFL
Jun 24, 2019

Why Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott has earned a big payday
Dallas has made it clear it believes in its franchise quarterback. But what's next for the 2016 fourth-rounder who will soon get paid like an elite QB?

ESPN NFL
Jun 23, 2019

How Jets' Sam Darnold can improve in 2019, sans mentor and burrito buddy
New York's starting QB will enter Year 2 without his BFF, Josh McCown, by his side. The veteran journeyman offers parting thoughts for Jets fans.

ESPN NFL
Jun 23, 2019

Just Google it: Raiders rookies take a few lessons from Silicon Valley
Oakland's newest players, including first-round Clelin Ferrell, plan on long NFL careers. But Google is helping them grow beyond football.

ESPN NFL
Jun 22, 2019

How Baker Mayfield paid off his bet with Saquon Barkley
"The loser's got to get someone else a chain," the Giants running back said in February of their bet over Offensive Rookie of the Year.

ESPN NFL
Jun 22, 2019

Matt Ryan: Falcons have 'a great chance' to return to Super Bowl
The Falcons are 17-15 since their 2016 Super Bowl run, but QB Matt Ryan seems to have more swagger regarding his team's contender status this year.

ESPN NFL
Jun 22, 2019

Selfless neighbor provides liver, hope for mom of New York Giants' Grant Haley
The second-year cornerback is thankful for the woman who helped his family in a dire time of need as "it was tough to see your mom like that."

ESPN NFL
Jun 21, 2019

Brees awarded $6M in diamond fraud lawsuit
The suit claimed that a San Diego County jeweler sold Drew Brees overpriced diamonds.

ESPN NFL
Jun 21, 2019

OBJ: Couldn't reach 'full potential' with Giants
Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. addressed his Giants exit in an interview with Complex, saying he had to leave New York because he "wasn't going to be able to reach my full potential there."

ESPN NFL
Jun 21, 2019

QB Smith: Big step will be learning to run again
In his first public comments since suffering a devastating leg injury in November, Redskins quarterback Alex Smith says he hasn't abandoned hope of playing football again but knows there are a number of steps to get there.

ESPN NFL
Jun 21, 2019

Rating the offseason for all 32 teams: Why the Browns are on top
Did the Browns indeed have the best offseason? Which teams struggled to reach their goals? NFL Nation ranks them and looks toward training camp.

ESPN NFL
Jun 21, 2019

50 players who could get contract extensions before training camp
Several receivers are in line for lucrative contract extensions, but they aren't alone. Here's who could get paid before training camp begins.

ESPN NFL
Jun 20, 2019

Israel honors Pats' Kraft with Genesis Prize
Israel gave the royal treatment to Patriots owner Robert Kraft on Thursday with a high-profile lunch and meeting with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu just before he was awarded the prestigious Genesis Prize.

ESPN NFL
Jun 20, 2019

No home rehab for Broncos' Phillip Lindsay this time
Lindsay is scheduled to return from wrist surgery for Broncos training camp thanks to a much different recovery process than he has endured before.

ESPN NFL
Jun 20, 2019

Why Deshaun Watson will be the No. 1 fantasy QB in 2019
Patrick Mahomes is sure to be the first quarterback taken in fantasy leagues this year, but there is evidence to indicate the Texans' QB is the better choice.

ESPN NFL
Jun 20, 2019

NFL finalizes PI replay challenge rule for 2019
Coaches will be able to challenge pass interference calls or no-calls up to the two-minute warning for the upcoming season.

ESPN NFL
Jun 20, 2019

NBA draft live updates: Picks, trades and reaction
Here's everything you need to know for draft night.

ESPN NFL
Jun 20, 2019

Jimmy V Award recipient Rob Mendez: 'It's only the beginning'
Born without arms and legs, Rob Mendez was determined to become a head football coach. Here, the 2019 recipient of the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance writes a letter to the game that changed his life and allowed him to inspire others.

ESPN NFL
Jun 20, 2019

Unlocking the mystery of superhuman strength
Athletes have long sought to harness the power of heroism in life-or-death moments. Why has it proved so elusive?

ESPN NFL
Jun 20, 2019

Tape of the tales: Best backstory nuggets for UFC 239
Hey, everybody loves the traditional tale of the tape. But know what else we all enjoy? Great back stories that make us care!

ESPN NFL
Jun 20, 2019

Noodle Me Timbers: Portland's vegan dish satisfies foodies, footy fans alike
Providence Park executive chef Tony Parker rhapsodized about Rose City's reverence for both food and football.

ESPN NFL
Jun 20, 2019

Pack mentality: How the USWNT geared up for a month in France
A year of prep. Five tons of shipments to Europe. And gum -- so much gum. Here's how head equipment manager Ryan Dell got the USWNT geared up for a month in France.

ESPN NFL
Jun 20, 2019

Ravens never putting Earl Thomas and 'comfortable' in same sentence
The coaching staff loves what it has seen of Thomas, who slowly is warming to his new teammates and to the complicated Ravens scheme.

ESPN NFL
Jun 19, 2019

Nkemdiche arrested after June 6 traffic incident
Cardinals defensive end Robert Nkemdiche was arrested June 6 and charged with one count of speeding and one count of driving with a suspended license.

ESPN NFL
Jun 19, 2019

Underwood accused of copying song for NFL intro
A songwriting team is suing singer Carrie Underwood, the NFL and NBC, saying they stole a song and used it to introduce "Sunday Night Football" last season.

ESPN NFL
Jun 19, 2019

McCoy unhappy Bucs quickly gave Suh his No. 93
Gerald McCoy feels disrespected that the Buccaneers gave away his old No. 93 so quickly and didn't communicate with him before his release.

ESPN NFL
Jun 19, 2019

Packers waive TE Roberts after failed physical
The Packers waived tight end Michael Roberts because of a failed physical, two days after claiming him off waivers.

ESPN NFL
Jun 19, 2019

Brady throws to suspended Gordon in workout
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady posted a GIF on his Instagram account of him throwing to suspended wide receiver Josh Gordon during a workout, which a source told ESPN's Mike Reiss was Tuesday.

ESPN NFL
Jun 19, 2019

Saints' Alvin Kamara has 'good anxiety,' and his football IQ shows it
Entering his third season, the Saints' all-purpose dynamo is eager to find out just how good he can be in 2019.

ESPN NFL
Jun 19, 2019

Best Performance: Upsets, records and more
Let your voice be heard and then tune in to The 2019 ESPYS presented by Capital One on July 10 on ABC!

ESPN NFL
Jun 19, 2019

Best Viral Moment: Ingram, Tucker, Ohashi or Sister Mary Jo
Let your voice be heard and then tune in to The 2019 ESPYS presented by Capital One on July 10 on ABC!

ESPN NFL
Jun 19, 2019

Best Athlete in a Sport: A crowded field
Let your voice be heard and then tune in to The 2019 ESPYS presented by Capital One on July 10 on ABC!

ESPN NFL
Jun 19, 2019

Best Athlete in a League: Is Mahomes best in NFL?
Let your voice be heard and then tune in to The 2019 ESPYS presented by Capital One on July 10 on ABC!

ESPN NFL
Jun 18, 2019

NFL, NCAA team up for safety improvements
The NFL is teaming up with the NCAA to make football safer.

ESPN NFL
Jun 18, 2019

Police: Former RB 'He Hate Me' Smart missing
Police in South Carolina have put out a missing person advisory for former Philadelphia Eagles and Carolina Panthers running back Rod Smart.

ESPN NFL
Jun 18, 2019

Ex-RB 'He Hate Me' Smart found safe, police say
Former Eagles and Panthers running back Rod Smart has been found safe, the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday, after he was reported missing in South Carolina.

ESPN NFL
Jun 18, 2019

When to expect a breakout for WRs, and when to give up on them
What does recent history say about when we should expect a wide receiver to break out? And when should we give up on it ever happening?

ESPN NFL
Jun 18, 2019

'$60 to get yelled at': Why officiating is nearing a breaking point
"I really think technology has done more bad than good at all levels." The world has changed, and it has affected referees from pro to youth sports.

ESPN NFL
Jun 18, 2019

A 'crisis mode' at all levels: How technology put officials in a tough spot
"I really think technology has done more bad than good at all levels." The world has changed, and it has affected referees from pro to youth sports.

ESPN NFL
Jun 18, 2019

Kyler Murray crushed the offseason, Cardinals teammates say
The Cardinals' veterans and newcomers were impressed with what they saw from Murray during OTAs and minicamp.

ESPN NFL
Jun 18, 2019

What they're saying about the first-round quarterbacks of 2019
With offseason workouts in the books, coaches and peers weigh in with their early impressions of Kyler Murray, Daniel Jones and Dwayne Haskins.

ESPN NFL
Jun 18, 2019

Eagles to cut back on public training camp access, will charge (for charity)
Philadelphia will join Seattle as the only NFL teams in 2019 that will not offer a public practice that can be accessed without a fee.

ESPN NFL
Jun 18, 2019

Ben Roethlisberger: Nice for Steelers to return to 'normalcy'
Roethlisberger plans to set a tone for his new team, but not just yet. Right now it's time for the Steelers to "enjoy some down time."

ESPN NFL
Jun 17, 2019

Broncos to honor Bowlen; won't rename stadium
The Broncos are planning several ways to honor team owner Pat Bowlen, including a public tribute Tuesday and orange and blue "Mr. B." decals that players will wear on their helmets this season.

ESPN NFL
Jun 17, 2019

Packers claim TE Roberts off waivers from Lions
The Packers claimed tight end Michael Roberts off waivers from the Lions on Monday after a trade that would have sent him to the Patriots was rescinded last week because conditions weren't met.

ESPN NFL
Jun 17, 2019

McCown retires from NFL, joins ESPN as analyst
Veteran quarterback Josh McCown announced his retirement from the NFL on Monday and will join ESPN as an NFL analyst.

ESPN NFL
Jun 17, 2019

McCown, self-proclaimed 'journeyman,' retiring
Veteran quarterback Josh McCown announced his retirement from the NFL on Monday.

ESPN NFL
Jun 17, 2019

The surprise offseason standout for all 32 teams
Randall Cobb and a 312-pound tight end lead a list of eye-opening performances from under-the-radar players this offseason.

ESPN NFL
Jun 17, 2019

Going deep on defense in this Cowboys' roster projection
From the defensive line to the secondary, Dallas is loaded on talent and depth on that side of the ball. Here's a prediction at an early 53-man roster.

ESPN NFL
Jun 17, 2019

With Nick Caserio off the table, will Texans table their GM search?
If Bill O'Brien gains control over player personnel, it could make his seat quite a bit hotter heading into a crucial sixth season as head coach.

ESPN NFL
Jun 17, 2019

Broncos need to heed the words of the late Pat Bowlen
With the passing of the former Broncos owner, it's time for the current leadership to follow his winning example.

ESPN NFL
Jun 17, 2019

Le'Veon Bell effect: How the Jets' star can impact everyone around him
The appreciation for the 27-year-old RB goes beyond blocking schemes, formation versatility and route running. Here's what the Jets are saying.

ESPN NFL
Jun 17, 2019

State of Tenn. honors Peyton, Cutcliffe, Lawson
Peyton Manning, David Cutcliffe and Kara Lawson were among a slate of accomplished individuals inducted into the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday night.

ESPN NFL
Jun 16, 2019

Ravens DT Pierce: Exit from minicamp my fault
Ravens defensive tackle Michael Pierce says a mistake in his offseason strength and conditioning routine led to him reporting to mandatory minicamp in less-than-ideal shape.

ESPN NFL
Jun 16, 2019

Jets' tumultuous offseason ends with positive vibes and Sam Darnold love
New coach. New GM. New running back. Second-year franchise QB. There's a buzz around One Jets Drive that will only grow as the 2019 season nears.

ESPN NFL
Jun 16, 2019

Finding Justin Tucker: How Ravens landed 'best in history of the game'
The discovery of the NFL's best kicker is a story about pre-draft subterfuge, a gutsy snub of a rival and the best veto of John Harbaugh's career.

ESPN NFL
Jun 16, 2019

Jaguars fine LB Smith $88K for missing camp
Telvin Smith, who announced last month that he's stepping away from football to "get my world in order," says the Jacksonville Jaguars fined him $88,650 for missing the team's mandatory, three-day minicamp this week.

ESPN NFL
Jun 16, 2019

Benjamin Watson from 'The New Dad's Playbook': Love is everything
The veteran tight end reflects on his book about fatherhood and the challenges of balancing relationships at home with the demands of an NFL career.

ESPN NFL
Jun 15, 2019

O.J. joins Twitter: 'I got a little gettin' even to do'
O.J. Simpson, who has generally kept a low profile since his release from prison in October 2017, confirmed that he's created a Twitter account and is ready to reveal his opinions on "just about everything."

ESPN NFL
Jun 15, 2019

Inside the contract that two Steelers won't sign
Mike Hilton is the latest Steeler to refuse to sign his exclusive rights free agent tender, hoping it works out for him like it did Al Villanueva.

ESPN NFL
Jun 15, 2019

Social media detox: Chargers' Isaac Rochell implores us to take notice
In a letter to ESPN, the Chargers defensive end writes about the "unhealthy relationship" he had with his phone and what he decided to do about it.

ESPN NFL
Jun 14, 2019

Sources: Pats drop grievance as Texans move on
The Houston Texans will no longer pursue New England Patriots director of player personnel Nick Caserio for their general manager position, the team announced Friday.

ESPN NFL
Jun 14, 2019

Sources: Pats drop tampering; Texans move on
The Houston Texans will no longer pursue New England Patriots director of player personnel Nick Caserio for their general manager position, the team announced Friday.

ESPN NFL
Jun 14, 2019

NFL suspends Cowboys' Gathers for one game
The one-game suspension for Cowboys TE Rico Gathers stems from his arrest for marijuana possession last season. If he makes the 53-man roster, he will miss the team's opener against the Giants.

ESPN NFL
Jun 14, 2019

Roberts waived after Lions-Pats trade rescinded
Another attempt by the Patriots to shore up their tight-end position ends after their trade with the Lions for Michael Roberts is rescinded due to a failed physical, a source told Adam Schefter.

ESPN NFL
Jun 14, 2019

Winslow II will face new rape trial in Sept.
Kellen Winslow II will go on trail Sept. 30 on eight charges a previous jury was deadlocked on including two counts of rape.

ESPN NFL
Jun 14, 2019

Winslow II will face new rape trial in September
Kellen Winslow II will go on trial Sept. 30 on eight charges a previous jury was deadlocked, on including two counts of rape.

ESPN NFL
Jun 14, 2019

Jay Gruden: Dwayne Haskins' talent obvious, 'deserves a shot' to start
In just a few workouts, the rookie QB has shown the ability to start in the NFL -- and also that he needs more work on the nuances of the pro game.

ESPN NFL
Jun 14, 2019

Gurley remains biggest unknown during Rams offseason
The Rams star has the most touches in the league over the past three seasons, but the workload has caught up to him and injury questions will hang over the entire offseason.

ESPN NFL
Jun 14, 2019

Bowlen, longtime Broncos owner, dies at age 75
Pat Bowlen, the longtime owner of the Denver Broncos who will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in August, died late Thursday night at age 75.

ESPN NFL
Jun 13, 2019

Carroll: Strong side 'good spot' for LB Griffin
Seahawks linebacker Shaquem Griffin said he's "having so much fun again" since the team moved him back to the strong side, where he played at Central Florida.

ESPN NFL
Jun 13, 2019

Seahawks LB Griffin welcomes move back to edge
Seahawks linebacker Shaquem Griffin said he's "having so much fun again" since the team moved him back to the strong side, where he played at Central Florida.

ESPN NFL
Jun 13, 2019

Eagles promote Weidl to replace Douglas
Andy Weidl was promoted to VP of player personnel, succeeding Joe Douglas, who left the Eagles to become Jets general manager.

ESPN NFL
Jun 13, 2019

Cardinals release CB Amerson in surprise move
Cornerback David Amerson was released by Arizona on Thursday as the team concluded its offseason workouts. Amerson signed with the team last November and appeared in six games, including five starts.

ESPN NFL
Jun 13, 2019

Source: Chiefs, PK Butker reach $20M extension
Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker, who will turn 24 in July, has agreed to a five-year extension worth about $20 million, a source confirmed to ESPN.

ESPN NFL
Jun 13, 2019

NFL expects refs to call late reviews, including PI
According to an update sent to teams, the NFL said it expects to have the replay official initiate all potential reviews -- including pass interference -- in the final two minutes of each half and overtime.

ESPN NFL
Jun 13, 2019

Bears kickers convert under high stakes for team
Bears coach Matt Nagy called on kickers Elliott Fry and Eddy Pineiro to each attempt a 40-yard field goal Thursday. If either missed, the entire roster would have to endure a team conditioning test. Both nailed their kicks.

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