Le’Veon Bell appears to be sprinting toward another season of playing under the franchise tag. The star running back is expected to be tagged by the team this offseason, Ian Rapoport reports.
The Bills ended their 17-year playoff drought this season but bowed out in the wild-card round. Now GM Brandon Beane’s offseason focus is centered on improving Buffalo’s quarterback situation.
Le’Veon Bell really doesn’t want to be franchise tagged again. The star running back put the Pittsburgh Steelers on notice Thursday, announcing he’s prepared to sit out for a season or even retire if the team places a franchise tag on him for a second straight year. “I hope it doesn’t come to that, but […]
Le'Veon Bell is prepared to pull out all the stops with the Pittsburgh Steelers to make sure he is not franchise tagged again, even if it means not playing in the NFL. The three-time Pro-Bowl running back is seeking a long-term contract with Pittsburgh, but said if the Steelers opt to use the franchise tag on […]
The Steelers running back does not sound enthused about the idea of getting another franchise tag
Kirk Cousins is in no rush to sign a long-term deal with the Washington Redskins or any other NFL team. While he wants to play for Washington in the future, he said he and his agent, Mike McCartney, are going to weigh all the options and go from there. "I don't need to force the […]
The Minnesota Vikings have begun another postseason adventure, backed by an often-burned fan base carrying several scars from flameouts of playoffs past. There's already a dose of modesty embedded in state culture that contributes to regulated expectations, and the memories of Darrin Nelson's drop, Gary Anderson's miss and Brett Favre's misfire naturally make the purple-clad […]
PITTSBURGH (AP) — James Harrison's long tenure with the Pittsburgh Steelers is over. The AFC North champions released the five-time Pro Bowl linebacker and 2008 NFL defensive player of the year on Saturday to make room for right tackle Marcus Gilbert. Gilbert is returning from a suspension for violating
Mayor Vi Lyles said Tuesday she is "completely motivated'' to keep the Carolina Panthers in Charlotte after owner Jerry Richardson sells the NFL organization he founded. Richardson is being investigated by the NFL for workplace misconduct that, according to a Sports Illustrated article
The Panthers owner announced he would sell the team after the year concludes
In football time, however, five years is an eternity, and the memories of Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco and his scorching-hot play that led a Super Bowl run are getting foggier by the day. Flacco earned a contract that briefly made him the highest-paid quarterback in league history, and in
Jimmy Garoppolo has propelled the San Francisco 49ers to two straight victories. Kyle Shanahan, however, still views Garoppolo’s contract situation in the same light as he did before the wins.