The 2018 NFL schedule is out, and the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles kick off the regular season against the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday, Sept. 6. The first Monday Night Football game of the season? The New York Jets will host the Detroit Lions on Sept. 10. Check out the full week-by-week schedule here. Below,
TAMPA, Fla. — Kendell Beckwith, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers‘ starting strongside linebacker, was involved in a car accident last week and suffered a fractured ankle that required surgery, general manager Jason Licht said Thursday. “It was a one-car accident last week back home in Louisiana. He was a passenger in the car,” Licht said. “He
The Los Angeles Rams will host the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday Night Football from Mexico City on Nov. 19, the Rams announced Wednesday, one day before the NFL unveils the rest of the 2018 regular-season schedule. Kickoff is set for 8:15 p.m. ET on ESPN from Estadio Azteca for what will be the NFL’s
LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Former Chicago Bears greats Matt Forte and Devin Hester will both sign a one-day ceremonial contract on Monday, April 23 in order to retire as members of the organization, the team announced Wednesday. Forte and Hester each spent their first eight NFL seasons with the Bears. The greatest return man in
HOUSTON — The potential of the DeAndre Hopkins–Deshaun Watson duo was clear after the seven games they played together last season. Heading into Watson’s second NFL season, which the Houston Texans hope is a full and healthy one, Hopkins has high expectations. “I expect us to be the best duo in the NFL,” Hopkins said.
FRISCO, Texas — Speaking for the first time since the release of Dez Bryant last Friday, Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said the move was made with careful consideration of a number of factors, from the wide receiver’s production to his cost. Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz says watching his team’s Super Bowl LII victory
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Von Miller says he didn’t do anything wrong when on a recent shark fishing excursion in Florida that has drawn the interest of conservation officials. The Denver Broncos star said he’s an avid hunter and fisherman who always follows the rules. “I was shocked” to catch a hammerhead shark in the first
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — With plenty of media attention focused on two top players who weren’t in attendance at the start of the New England Patriots‘ voluntary offseason program on Monday — Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski — not to be overlooked was the presence of a key player returning in 2018: wide receiver Julian Edelman.
MOULTON, Ala. — A special-needs student had a one-of-a-kind prom date when an NFL player returned to his home county in Alabama to take her to the dance. Don Jones is a 27-year-old defensive back for the San Francisco 49ers who is from Lawrence County. He told WBRC-TV (Birmingham) it was a “blessing” to go
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — So much is different about the Los Angeles Rams these days. They’re coming off their first playoff appearance in 13 years, with a star-studded roster that now rivals any in the NFL, and the expectations are greater than they have been in more than a decade. The city is buzzing, the
Former Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Daryl Worley has been charged with six offenses including driving under the influence, possession of an instrument of crime and resisting arrest following an alleged incident near the team’s training facilities early Sunday morning, court records show. Philadelphia Police The Eagles released Worley on Sunday evening after review of the information
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — When the San Francisco 49ers begin their offseason program Monday morning, linebacker Reuben Foster will not be joining them. The 49ers released a statement attributed to chief executive officer Jed York, general manager John Lynch and coach Kyle Shanahan on Sunday night saying that Foster will not be participating in team
Like quarterback Tom Brady, tight end Rob Gronkowski will not attend the start of New England’s offseason program Monday, according to a source. Gronkowski still is considering whether to play the upcoming 2018 season, and has had “good communication” with the Patriots, per the source. Gronkowski has a $250,000 workout bonus in his contract for
Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Daryl Worley was arrested Sunday morning after he was allegedly found passed out inside a vehicle blocking a highway, according to NFL Network. The Eagles confirmed Worley’s arrest and said they were “in the process of gathering more information.” Though no decision has been made, the team is considering releasing Worley, according
DALLAS — Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott has exchanged text messages with Dez Bryant since the wide receiver’s release from the franchise on Friday. “It’s sad news. That’s a brother to me,” Prescott said from a women’s clinic he was hosting at Episcopal Parish School in Dallas. “Put the football stuff behind you, and what
Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly was discharged from a New York City hospital on Saturday after having surgery last month to remove cancer in his upper jaw. “Mr. Kelly was discharged from the hospital today after an extremely favorable recovery,” said Dr. Mark Urken, who treated Kelly. “The speed of that process,
FRISCO, Texas — Following the release of Dez Bryant on Friday, the Dallas Cowboys now lack the resume of a wide receiver with No. 1 skills. The last time Bryant put up No. 1 receiver stats was in 2014 when he led the NFL with 16 touchdown receptions and caught 88 passes for 1,320 yards.
BOSTON — Wide receiver Danny Amendola detailed the factors that led him to leave the New England Patriots for the Miami Dolphins as a free agent this offseason, saying that after three years of taking a pay cut the team’s offer fell significantly short compared to others he had received. “I came in with an