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Raiders sign Peyton Barber off Washington practice squad

Las Vegas is adding a running back to its roster. According to multiple reports, the Raiders are signing Peyton Barber off Washington’s practice squad. The Raiders had only two running backs on their active roster in Josh Jacobs and Kenyan Drake. They reportedly put in a claim on former Broncos running back Royce Freeman, but […]

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Rich McKay: Emphasis on taunting fouls was requested by NFLPA, NCAA

The NFL, for the second time in the last seven years, has made taunting a point of emphasis for game officials. Falcons CEO Rich McKay, the chairman of the NFL’s Competition Committee, recently addressed this dynamic in an interview with Kris Rhim of the team’s official website. More importantly than explaining what this new approach […]

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Bills confirm there will be no new Buffalo lease without a new Buffalo stadium

It had been so widely reported that it had been regarded as a given. Now, it’s been said. On Thursday, an executive from Pegula Sports and Entertainment publicly confirmed that the Bills won’t sign a new lease at their current stadium in Buffalo without an agreement in place to build a new stadium there. “No, […]

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Ravens put in waiver claim on Royce Freeman

After J.K. Dobbins tore his ACL in the Ravens’ final preseason game, head coach John Harbaugh said that he has “full confidence” in the ability of the team’s remaining running backs to handle the job. The confidence they have in Gus Edwards, Ty’Son Williams, and Justice Hill didn’t stop the team from considering another option […]

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Kendrick Bourne: Mac Jones “more ready than anybody really knows”

The Patriots made their quarterback call this week when they released Cam Newton and put rookie Mac Jones on track to start against the Dolphins in Week One of the 2021 season. While the team regularly referred to Newton as the starter this offseason, it wasn’t a totally unexpected outcome. Jones was drafted in the […]

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Raiders restructure Yannick Ngakoue’s contract

Yannick Ngakoue signed a two-year deal with the Raiders in March and he’s restructured it before his first game with the team. Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Raiders have converted $12 million of the edge rusher’s salary for this season and converted it into a signing bonus. They also added three void years […]

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Marcus Maye: Winning, not contract, is what’s on my mind now

Marcus Maye‘s former teammate Jamal Adams got a new contract this summer and Vikings safety Harrison Smith also agreed to a new deal, but Maye wasn’t able to reach agreement with the Jets on an extension. The Jets gave Maye a franchise tag at the start of the offseason, so there won’t be any discussions […]