ESPN's analyst Mel Kiper says this year's draft is "mysterious" and "complicated."
Aaron Rodgers reiterated his standing with the Packers remains a “beautiful mystery,” but shed little light on where things stand with the team following CEO Mark Murphy’s non-answers about Rodgers’ situation last week.
Packers CEO Mark Murphy did nothing Tuesday to diffuse any concerns fans might have about another future Hall of Fame quarterback and the franchise possibly heading toward a less-than-amicable separation.
Aaron Rodgers and the Packers will meet Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium at a date to be determined in the 2021 season.
CLEVELAND — New Orleans Saints cornerback Marshon Lattimore was arrested in Cleveland Thursday night, according to policeA police spokesperson said officers found a stolen handgun on Lattimore during a traffic stop.The traffic stop occurred around 10:30 p.m. in the Glenville area of Cleveland.According to police, officers saw that Lattimore had a loaded Glock 19 handgun in the vehicle with him. That gun was later identified as one stolen from Euclid, Ohio.He was arrested for failure to notify and receiving stolen property.Two other passengers in the car, Kenyon Moon and Maurice Walton, were arrested for having weapons under disability, meaning they are not legally allowed to have a gun.The driver, Carl Willis, was arrested for improper handling of a firearm in a motor vehicle.Lattimore was arrested and booked into the Cuyahoga County Jail.Lattimore, who has no criminal record and was not formally charged, is “fully cooperating” with police, his lawyer said in a statement.“We believe that this was a misunderstanding and that this will become even clearer as new information becomes available and is shared with the authorities,” attorney Marcus Sidoti said.Lattimore was born in Cleveland and played college football at Ohio State. He was drafted by the New Orleans Saints in 2017.
ESPN and the NFL Network reported Marcedes Lewis' new deal with Green Bay was for two years and $8 million, though ESPN said it included $4 million in guaranteed money while NFL Network said it was $2.1 million guaranteed.
By bringing Kevin King back, the Packers will be able to keep their starting secondary together, with Adrian Amos, fellow safety Darnell Savage and second-team All-Pro cornerback Jaire Alexander all under contract for 2021.
If the Packers intend to add anyone during free agency, they still may need to alter Aaron Rodgers’ contract to clear additional salary cap space.
BATON ROUGE, La. - State officials believe it's possible sports venues could see packed crowds again in time for football season if Louisiana keeps up its vaccine rollout.
When the New Orleans Saints added unrestricted free agent Drew Brees in 2006, it was with the clear understanding that Brees would be the starting quarterback.
The deal, which includes a $13 million signing bonus and $26 million in guaranteed money, makes Corey Linsley the NFL’s highest-paid center with a $12.5 million-per-year average salary.
“We anticipated bigger offers in free agency but Aaron wanted to stay with the Packers,” Jones’ agent, Drew Rosenhaus, said.
NFL insider Adam Schefter tweeted Wednesday morning that Denver’s district attorney dismissed the DUI charges against Melvin Gordon “due to evidentiary concerns.”
The Packers appear to have a handful of avenues to follow to clear cap space without severing ties with too many key contributors or going overboard with pushing player costs too far into the future.