Mark Sanchez suspended 4 games; QB cites ‘supplement contamination’

Free-agent quarterback Mark Sanchez has been suspended for the first four games of the 2018 season for violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing drug policy, the league announced. Sanchez acknowledged in an Instagram post Friday that he had tested positive for a banned substance. He said in the Instagram statement that he has previously passed 72 drug […]

Giants paid $22.5 million for one year of JPP, a third-round pick

The Giants traded away Jason Pierre-Paul today, just one year after signing him to a four-year, $62 million contract. That contract had a $20 million signing bonus, a $1.25 million salary in 2017, a $1 million roster bonus he received last year, and a $250,000 workout bonus he received for last offseason’s workouts. That means […]

Tyrann Mathieu praises Deshaun Watson, too

New Texans safety Tryann Mathieu is happy that he doesn’t have to face Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson. Mathieu also is happy that he’ll be teaming up with a quarterback who went toe-to-toe with Wilson last season: Deshaun Watson. “I’ve always been a fan of him, ever since he’s been at Clemson,” Mathieu said of Watson […]

Spike in defensive pass interference fouls doesn’t justify changing the rule

Although the Competition Committee doesn’t support changing defensive pass interference from a spot foul to a 15-yard infraction, momentum exists for MLB Jerseys Cheap changing the rule anyway, supposedly. Without knowing the cause(s) of an increase in the occurrence of defensive pass interference, there’s no reason to change the rule. And with no specific incident […]

Giorgio Tavecchio signs ERFA tender

The Raiders opted to tender kicker Giorgio Tavecchio as an exclusive rights free agent this month, which didn’t leave Tavecchio with too many options about how to proceed this offseason. He could sign the tender and get to work preparing for a second season as the Raiders’ kicker or he could refuse to sign the […]

Greg Olsen auditioning for television job with ESPN

Panthers tight end Greg Olsen called a game for Fox last year, and he’s clearly thinking about doing some more in the future. But that’s apparently not something he’s thinking about at the moment. According to Andrew Marchand of the New York Post, Olsen is auditioning today for an analyst role on Monday Night Football, […]

Colts sign Matt Slauson

The Colts are putting another blocker in front of Andrew Luck. Veteran center/guard Matt Slauson has signed with Indianapolis, the team announced today. Slauson spent the last two years with the Chargers, three years before that with the Bears, and four years before that with the Jets. It’s a meeting place for kids who despite […]