July 2018 - Football Wiretap

DeMarcus Lawrence, Cowboys Unlikely To Reach Long-Term Deal
According to sources, the Cowboys are unlikely to reach a long-term contract agreement with DeMarcus Lawrence before Monday's 4 p.m. ET deadline to sign franchised players.

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Ziggy Ansah Won't Get New Deal With Lions
Ziggy Ansah won't reach a new deal with the Lions before Monday's 4 p.m. ET deadline to sign franchise players, according to sources.

Adam Schefter/ESPN

Mike Tomlin Optimistic On Long-Term Deal For Le'Veon Bell
Mike Tomlin expressed similar optimism before last year's deadline.

Jeremy Fowler/ESPN

DeMarco Murray Retires From NFL After Seven Seasons
DeMarco Murray was cut by the Titans on March 8th.


Ray Lewis Loses Half His Followers After Twitter Purge
Ray Lewis was one of the celebrities named by the New York Times in a story about buying Twitter followers.

Michael David Smith/Pro Football Talk

AAF Players Will Get Three-Year, $250K Contracts
The Alliance of American Football has revealed details about player allocation, a combine, a draft and salary expectations.

Darren Rovell/ESPN

NFL Won't Honor Terrell Owens At HOF Ceremonies
The Pro Football Hall of Fame will not acknowledge Terrell Owens individually during enshrinement weekend in Canton, Ohio.


Tony Romo Predicts Packers-Jaguars In SB LIII
Tony Romo was asked to predict who will face off in Super Bowl LIII during an appearance on the NFL Network this week.

Nick Shook/NFL

Jameis Winston Working Out With Randy Moss
While Jameis Winston prepares for a season that will begin with a three-game suspension, he has been working out with Randy Moss.

Kevin Patra/NFL

Las Vegas Raiders PSLs Will Cost Up To $75K Each
The cost for personal seat licenses for premium club seating at the Raiders' Las Vegas stadium will be between $20,000 and $75,000 apiece.

Richard N. Velotta/Las Vegas Review-Journal

LeSean McCoy Hires Defense Attorney Amid Probe
LeSean McCoy has hired a prominent Atlanta defense attorney amid a police investigation into a home invasion that sent his former girlfriend to the hospital after she was allegedly beaten and robbed o

Mike Rodak/ESPN

Giants, Washington Make Supplemental Draft Selections
The Giants spent a 2019 third-round draft pick on Western Michigan cornerback Sam Beal.

Associated Press

DeMarco Murray: Derrick Henry Can Be 'The Guy' For Titans
DeMarco Murray, who shared a backfield with Derrick Henry for two seasons, believes the younger running back can be "the guy" for the Titans.

Kevin Patra/NFL

Jaguars Spending $24M More Than Any Other Team On Defense
The Jaguars have allocated $120 million in salary to their defense.


Eli Manning: Odell Beckham Looked Like 'Old Self' At Camp
Eli Manning was impressed with Odell Beckham, Jr. when the pair worked on full-speed routes last month at mandatory minicamp.

Jordan Raanan/ESPN

NFLPA Files Grievance Over Anthem Policy
The NFLPA was not consulted about the anthem policy change.

Dominique Foxworth/ESPN

Steve Keim Told Police He Was Cardinals' Chief Of Security
Steve Keim misidentified himself to police and also tried to name drop an officer who had died in 2014.

John Weinfuss/ESPN

LeSean McCoy Denies Allegations Of Abuse, PEDs
The post also included allegations that LeSean McCoy beat his son, beat his dog and used "illegal steroids."


Raiders Hoping Bruce Irvin Produces Double-Digit Sacks
The Raiders are aiming for Bruce Irvin to best last year's career-high of eight sacks.

Kevin Patra/NFL

Panthers Finalize Sale To David Tepper
The Panthers also announced the resignation of Tina Becker, the team's chief operating officer.

Marc Sessler/NFL

Australian Officials Hope To Host NFL Game
Officials from Queensland have talked to the NFL about bringing a game to Australia.

Michael David Smith/Pro Football Talk

DeMarco Murray Hopes To Sign Before Training Camp
DeMarco Murray passed on a chance to work out for the Saints last month, but that doesn't mean he isn't looking for a job.

Adam Schefter/ESPN

Exec: Rob Gronkowski Not Off Trade Block Until He Signs Extension
Rob Gronkowski reportedly considered retirement this offseason.

Greg Bedard/Boston Sports Journal

Leonard Fournette Wants To Improve 3.9 Yards Per Carry Average
Leonard Fournette expects to report to training camp with the Jaguars at 224 pounds, 11 pounds lighter than his playing weight as a rookie.

John Reid/Florida Times-Union

Josh Doctson Aiming For 'Huge' Third Year
Josh Doctson, who the Redskins drafted in the first round back in 2016, is hoping to make an impact in his third NFL season.

Drew Davison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Brandon Browner Arrested After Threatening Ex-Girlfriend
Former NFL defensive back Brandon Browner was arrested after police say he broke into the Southern California house of an ex-girlfriend who has a restraining order against him.

Associated Press

NFL Adds Seven Rookie Officials For Upcoming Season
The league also promoted Shawn Hochuli, Alex Kemp, Clay Martin and Shawn Smith to referee.

Associated Press

Nick Foles' Book Debuts On New York Times' Best Seller List
The book chronicles Nick Foles' path to Super Bowl LII and how his faith has impacted his career.

Caitlyn Holroyd/The Score

Steve Keim Charged With DUI On July 4th
Steve Keim has been GM since 2013.

RealGM Staff Report

New Kickoff Tweak Will Lead To More Touchbacks
Kickoffs that hit the end zone without being touched by a member of the receiving team automatically become touchbacks.

Mike Florio/Pro Football Talk