November 2015 - Football Wiretap

Marshawn Lynch May Need Abdominal Surgery
Thomas Rawls has played very well for the Seahawks in Marshawn Lynch's absence this season.

Adam Schefter/ESPN

Nick Saban Unlikely To Leave Alabama For NFL Job
The Colts are among the teams that have been linked to a pursuit of Nick Saban.

Jason La Canfora/CBS Sports

Bears Cut Jimmy Clausen, Elevate David Fales To Active Roster
David Fales was drafted by the Bears in the sixth round (183rd overall) in the 2014 NFL Draft.

RealGM Staff Report

NFL's Tom Brady Appeal Hearing Set For March 3rd
The Tom Brady case eventually could end in the U.S. Supreme Court.

Mike Florio/Pro Football Talk

Case Keenum Suffers Concussion, Stays On Field, Fumbles
Case Keenum suffered a violent hit on his head after a passing play in which he suffered a concussion.

Louis Bien/SB Nation

Eagles, Jets Most Likely Teams To End Up With Colin Kaepernick
Colin Kaepernick could be a perfect fit for Chip Kelly's offense.

Peter King/Sports Illustrated

Kubiak: Brock Osweiler Can Do Everything
Brock Osweiler finished 20-for-27 and had a passer rating of 127.1.

Peter King/Sports Illustrated

James Jones: Hoodie Under Uniform Is Just Cali Swag To Keep Me Warm
James Jones wore a green hoodie under his uniform for Sunday's game at the Vikings.

Caitlyn Holroyd/The Score

Arian Foster Confident Of Playing In NFL Again
Arian Foster tore the Achilles tendon in his right leg this season and is recovering from surgery.

Kristie Rieken/AP

Seahawks Concerned Russell Wilson Becoming 'Celebrity QB'
The Seahawks have some concerns that Russell Westbrook has "changed his approach" this season.

Evan Silva/RotoWorld

Jets Release Quinton Coples
Quinton Coples, an outside linebacker, had played just five snaps and didn't fit Todd Bowles' system.

RealGM Staff Report

Report: Peyton Manning Doesn't Intend To Retire After 2015 Season
Peyton Manning believes he'll play again this season and reportedly intends to play in 2016 whether or not the Broncos want him back.

Mike Florio/Pro Football Talk

Roger Goodell: Fantasy Football 'Not About Making Money'
Roger Goodell sees a difference between daily fantasy sports leagues like FanDuel and DraftKings and season-long fantasy football leagues the NFL supports.

Ben Goessling/ESPN

Joe Flacco Out For Season With Torn ACL
Joe Flacco is out for the remainder of the season with a torn ACL.

Andrew Siciliano/

49ers To Pursue Colin Kaepernick Trade In Offseason
Colin Kaepernick's $11.9 million in 2016 injury-guaranteed salary becomes fully guaranteed on April 1.

Ian Rapoport/

Kwon Alexander Facing Four-Game PED Suspension
Kwon Alexander ranks second on the Buccaneers this season in tackles.


NFL Trying To Play 2016 Regular Season Game In Mexico City
The NFL is "continuing to look for solutions" that will allow a 2016 game to be played in Mexico City.

Kevin Patra/

Colin Kaepernick Placed On Season-Ending Injured Reserve
Colin Kaepernick may have already made his last appearance with the 49ers.

Paul Gutierrez/ESPN

Jarryd Hayne Fully Committed To NFL, Not Interested In NRL Return
Jarryd Hayne has remained a free agent after his release by the 49ers.

Matt Maiocco/Comcast

Matt Forte Bracing For End Of Tenure With Bears
Matt Forte talked about how the NFL is the ultimate "what-have-you-done-for-me-lately" league.

Will Brinson/CBS Sports

Jerry Jones 'Tried To Get Cute' By Believing In Brandon Weeden
Jerry Jones admits he made a mistake with Brandon Weeden.

Will Brinson/CBS Sports

Aaron Rodgers Seeing Substantially More Blitzes This Season
Aaron Rodgers has seen a blitz in 32.5 percent of his dropbacks this season, which is the 12th highest rate in the NFL.

Rob Demovsky/ESPN

Lions Hire Rod Wood As President, Establish Board To Hire GM
The Lions fired Martin Mayhew as GM after a 1-7 start.

Michael Rothstein/ESPN

Ryan Mathews Ruled Out For Week 11 With Concussion
Ryan Mathews has averaged 5.7 yards per carry this season.

Use Of Backup Quarterbacks Up In 2015
In Week 11, there could be 11 teams using backup quarterbacks.

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Rob Gronkowski Won't Change Style Despite OPI Calls
In 2014, Rob Gronkowski was penalized for OPI twice over the course of the entire season.

Mike Reiss/ESPN

GM: Dalton's Reaction To Watt Show He's Not Prepared For Pressure
Andy Dalton didn't react well to comments made by J.J. Watt after the Bengals lost to the Texans on Monday.

Adam Schefter, Chris Mortensen/ESPN

NFL Defending $1 Billion Concussion Settlement Amid Appeals
The appeal is based on complaints that it protects some retirees at the expense of others.

Maryclaire Dale/Associated Press

Carson Palmer: 'Extra Bit' On Playing Former Team
Four years after Carson Palmer was traded by the Bengals to the Raiders, he still doesn't talk about his departure.

Josh Weinfuss/ESPN

Sam Bradford Has Separated Shoulder
Sam Bradford was replaced in Sunday's game by Mark Sanchez, who finished 14-of-23 for 156 yards.