Julian Edelman: New England Patriots release three-time Super Bowl-winning wide receiver

Edelman released after glittering career with New England Patriots, including three Super Bowl wins and one Super Bowl MVP award; 34-year-old let go after failed physical due to knee problems; He is free to sign with other teams but expected to announce retirement By James Simpson Last Updated: 12/04/21 10:03pm Julian Edelman has been released …

Julian Edelman retires after New England Patriots release three-time Super Bowl-winning wide receiver

Edelman retires after glittering career with New England Patriots, including three Super Bowl wins and one Super Bowl MVP award; 34-year-old let go after failed physical due to knee problems By James Simpson Last Updated: 12/04/21 11:01pm Julian Edelman was released by the New England Patriots Three-time Super Bowl-winning wide receiver Julian Edelman has announced …

Sam Darnold is ready to get to work for the Carolina Panthers after leaving the New York Jets

Sam Darnold “excited” by the prospect of starting over with the Carolina Panthers; quarterback spent three seasons with the New York Jets after being the No 3 pick of the 2018 NFL Draft; injuries and illness, coaching changes and offensive problems put an end to his time with the franchise Last Updated: 12/04/21 7:01pm Quarterback …

Joshuah Bledsoe exclusive: Life as a Draft ‘sleeper’, versatility and being suited to the modern NFL

Missouri safety Joshuah Bledsoe is coming to an NFL team near you (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson) “Pfffffffffffff.” An extended pursed-lip breath alone proves a fitting answer to the question as NFL-bound Joshuah Bledsoe searches for the words to describe what receiving THAT call on Draft night will mean to him.  When a job opening’s applicants have been physically …

Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen wants to avoid franchise tag and stay at Highmark Stadium

Josh Allen has high hopes of signing a new contract at Buffalo Bills, saying: “It’s a place that I call home. I love being there. I love the fan base. I love the city”; the 24-year-old is keen to avoid the franchise tag with the Bills holding a fifth-year option for 2022 Last Updated: 07/04/21 …

Deshaun Watson: Woman alleges she was terrorised by assault from Houston Texans QB

Ashley Solis said she was assaulted and traumatised when she tried to give Deshaun Watson a massage in March 2020. Watson has been accused of sexual assault or harassment in lawsuits filed by 22 women. NFL has said it is investigating the allegations against Watson Last Updated: 06/04/21 11:54pm The NFL is investigating allegations into …

Sam Darnold: New York Jets trade starting quarterback to Carolina Panthers

Jets receive one Draft pick this year and two next year in return; Jets now look set to draft their next quarterback with the second overall pick in this year’s Draft; move puts status of Panthers starter Teddy Bridgewater in question Last Updated: 05/04/21 10:00pm Sam Darnold has been traded to the Carolina Panthers The …

NFL international games: FA confirms talks with Jacksonville Jaguars over Wembley games

Jacksonville Jaguars may host NFL games at Wembley Stadium in addition to four international games from 2022 agreed by NFL owners on Tuesday; Jags have played one game at Wembley in every year since 2013 except 2020 amid coronavirus pandemic Last Updated: 31/03/21 5:39pm The Jacksonville Jaguars played one game at Wembley per season from …

NFL owners expand number of regular season games to 17 and commit to increased international games

The NFL confirms the expansion of the regular season from 16 to 17 games; increase is first change to schedule since 1978, when league went from a 14 to a 16-game season; league also commits to at least four international games per season from 2022 Last Updated: 30/03/21 8:51pm Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay …

NFL: Coronavirus vaccine not mandatory for 2021, says chief medical officer Allan Sills

NFL chief medical officer Allan Sills: “The NFL and the NFL Players’ Association have no intention of making the Covid-19 vaccine mandatory for players, coaches or staff… We hope everyone gets vaccinated”; vaccinated individuals set for extra privileges as 2021 season begins in September By Reuters Last Updated: 26/03/21 8:16am The NFL says the coronavirus …