Football Wiretap

Rob Gronkowski Has Given No Indication On His Future
Two weeks after hinting about possible retirement, Rob Gronkowski has given no indication on what his future holds.

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Rico Gathers: I'm Going To Be Next Great Tight End
Rico Gathers has big plans for himself in his third NFL season.

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Marty Hurney Cleared By NFL, Reinstated By Panthers
Marty Hurney has been reinstated as the interim general manager of the Panthers after the NFL informed the team that a two-week investigation revealed no evidence that Hurney harassed his ex-wife.

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Texans To Release Brian Cushing
Brian Cushing will clear $7.64 million in salary cap space.

John McClain/Houston Chronicle

ESPN, FOX Pursuing Peyton Manning For Primetime Game Analyst Openings
ESPN is seeking a replacement for Jon Gruden on Monday Night Football while FOX added Thursday Night Football for 2018.

Andrew Marchand/New York Post

Drew Brees, Saints Have March 14th Deadline To Agree Upon New Deal
The Saints would be hit with a cap penalty if they don't agree upon a new deal with Drew Brees by March 14th.

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Panthers QB Coach: Cam Newton 'Doesn't Need Changing'
The Panthers don't want Cam Newton to change the way he plays.

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Joe Thomas Lobbies Kirk Cousins To Consider Browns
Joe Thomas wants Kirk Cousins to consider signing with the Browns when he hits the free agent market next month.

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Josh McDaniels' Decision To Stay With Patriots Wasn't About Family
When Josh McDaniels went back on an agreement to become the head coach of the Colts to remain with the Patriots, one of the reasons given was that he didn't want to uproot his family.

Michael David Smith/Pro Football Talk

Steelers Prefer Long-Term Deal For Le'Veon Bell
The Steelers could still use the franchise tag on Le'Veon Bell, which would be worth approximately $14.5 million.

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AJ McCarron Wins Arbitration Case, Will Become UFA
AJ McCarron argued the Bengals should have activated him from the non-football (NFI) injury list during training camp in 2014.

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2018 Franchise Tag Projections Based On $178M Salary Cap
Le'Veon Bell is likely to receive the franchise tag again in 2018.

Albert Breer/Sports Illustrated

Jon Gruden Unsure If Marshawn Lynch Will Play In 2018
Marshawn Lynch came out of retirement last season to join the Raiders.

Jerry McDonald/Oakland Tribune

Larry Fitzgerald Confirms He'll Play In 2018
Larry Fitzgerald is owed $11 million for 2018.

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Jets Promote Jeremy Bates To Offensive Coordinator
Jeremy Bates was previously quarterbacks coach.

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Chris Kiffin Leaving Florida Atlantic For Job With 49ers
Florida Atlantic defensive coordinator Chris Kiffin is leaving the school to take a job with the 49ers.


Raiders Won't Bring Back Sebastian Janikowski
The Raiders informed Sebastian Janikowski on Wednesday that they won't bring the kicker back for the 2018 season, according to a source.

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Su'a Cravens Reinstated By NFL
Su'a Cravens sat out the 2017 season after telling Washington in early September that he was pondering retirement.

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FOX To Televise 2018 NFL Draft
Fox, NFL Network and ESPN will each air the 2018 NFL Draft.

Kevin Draper/New York Times

Johnny Manziel Announces He'll Play In The Spring League
Approximately 150 pro football hopefuls will be divided into four teams, practice daily and play games on weekends.

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Carson Wentz: Knee Injury Won't Change How I Play
Carson Wentz won't change his style of play despite tearing his ACL and LCL late in the regular season.

Kevin Patra/NFL

Bears-Ravens To Face Off In Hall Of Fame Game
The Bears and Ravens will face off in the NFL's annual Hall of Fame Game on August 2 at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio.

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Chiefs Won't Re-Sign Derrick Johnson
The Chiefs do not plan to re-sign Derrick Johnson, but the veteran linebacker wants to keep playing.


Jane Goodell Included On Colin Kaepernick's Deposition Request List
Jane Goodell had been surreptitiously using the Twitter account @forargument to defend her husband.

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Tom Brady, Michael Strahan Launch Sports Media Startup
The Religion of Sports is founded by Tom Brady, Michael Strahan and Gotham Chopra.

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Giants Hire Mike Shula As Offensive Coordinator
Mike Shula had been offensive coordinator of the Panthers since 2013.

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Luke Kuechly To Undergo Surgery On Right Shoulder
Luke Kuechly skipped last month’s Pro Bowl because of an unspecified injury.

Joseph Person/Charlotte Observer

Jason Kelce Worried About Jeffrey Lurie's Response To Parade Speech
Jason Kelce entered himself into Philadelphia lore last week when he delivered an impassioned speech from the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art at the end of the Eagles' Super Bowl parade.


Colts To Name Nick Sirianni New Offensive Coordinator
Nick Sirianni will coach under Frank Reich, who he worked with when both were with the Chargers.


Jaguars To Get New Look After Successful Season
The Jaguars will have a new look this upcoming season.

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