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

‘I can still play, still throw it’

ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN — Quarterback Colin Kaepernick threw to undrafted receivers at halftime of Michigan’s spring game for NFL scouts on Saturday. Kaepernick was invited to Michigan by coach Jim Harbaugh, who mentored Kaepernick with the San Francisco 49ers, and was an honorary captain for the spring game. He was joined by producer Spike Lee, … 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

RB Giovani Bernard returning to Tampa Bay Buccaneers on one-year deal

TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have re-signed running back Giovani Bernard to a one-year deal, a source told ESPN on Friday, confirming multiple reports. The deal is for the veteran salary benefit, which comes out to $1.12 million for Bernard’s nine years of league service, plus a $152,500 signing bonus, a source told … 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

Bruce Arians expands on Tom Brady relationship in farewell presser

Bruce Arians did not discriminate. The former Buccaneers coach, who announced his surprising retirement from coaching and ensuing move to a front office position with the team on Wednesday, held his farewell press conference Thursday. Many questioned the timing of his decision to retire — just two weeks after Tom Brady, with whom he won … 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

Bruce Arians says he’s happy to reward Todd Bowles with Tampa Bay Buccaneers HC job, has ‘great relationship’ with Tom Brady

Bruce Arians said Thursday that it was always his dream to hand a head-coaching job to a member of his staff and that reports of friction between himself and Tom Brady “couldn’t be further from the truth.” Arians, who will be moving into the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ front office this season while defensive coordinator Todd … Read more