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  • One Direction played healthy role in 2014 schedule

    Published: April 24, 2014 at 03:42 p.m.

    The NFL's schedule makers have a tall task. In addition to annually creating a fair slate for 32 teams, they must navigate around events totally unrelated to football -- like One Direction's U.S. tour. Read

  • NFL will test PATs from the 15-yard line -- not 20

    Published: April 24, 2014 at 03:09 p.m.

    The NFL voted to move the PAT to the 20-yard line during the first two weeks of the preseason, but Dean Blandino announced Thursday that plans have changed. Is the PAT being coddled? Read

  • Cruz: Giants should target outside receiver in draft

    Published: April 24, 2014 at 03:06 p.m.

    Victor Cruz told NFL Network on Thursday that the New York Giants need to draft a playmaking outside receiver. Might Texas A&M star Mike Evans wind up catching passes from Eli Manning? Read

  • Goodell: Owners will discuss 2014 expanded playoffs in May

    Published: April 24, 2014 at 02:43 p.m.

    Expanding the NFL playoffs to 14 teams has been a hot topic this offseason. Commissioner Roger Goodell said Thursday that owners will discuss the prospect of playoff expansion at the owner's meeting in May. Read

  • Report: Bucs won't option Clayborn

    Published: April 24, 2014 at 02:13 p.m.

    Adrian Clayborn will make the switch to left end this coming season under Tampa Bay's Lovie Smith. But the Buccaneers reportedly won't bite on his fifth-year option. What does that mean for Clayborn's future? Read

  • Maclin says he's fully recovered from torn ACL

    Published: April 24, 2014 at 01:29 p.m.

    Jeremy Maclin told reporters Thursday that he'd be full go for training camp if it started today. Will the Eagles wide receiver become Nick Foles' primary target in Philadelphia in 2014? Read

  • I could still play -- at 52

    Published: April 24, 2014 at 01:28 p.m.

    Herschel Walker was a physical specimen who took the USFL and NFL by storm in the 1980s. The 52-year-old former running back said Thursday that he's still got it almost 17 years after his last snap. Read

  • Rex: 'Huge challenge' facing Pats on short week

    Published: April 24, 2014 at 10:31 a.m.

    After learning that his Jets are scheduled to play both the Denver Broncos and New England Patriots in a five-day stretch, coach Rex Ryan acknowledged New York's slate "isn't ideal." Read

  • 2014 NFL Schedule: When is your team's bye week?

    Published: April 24, 2014 at 10:15 a.m.

    What is the main concern of NFL players when the schedule was announced Wednesday? Bye weeks. We've compiled all the bye weeks in one neat place, for players and Fantasy Football fans alike. Read

  • Did Seahawks' home field cost them in prime time?

    Published: April 24, 2014 at 09:38 a.m.

    The Seahawks are world-beaters at CenturyLink Field, and according to a report, the NFL was wary of scheduling nationally televised tilts in Seattle on prime-time TV. Marc Sessler explains. Read

  • Jacoby Jones: Steve Smith has Panthers game saved in phone

    Published: April 24, 2014 at 09:15 a.m.

    Jacoby Jones said it's clear new teammate Steve Smith is ready to face his former team, the Carolina Panthers. The Baltimore Ravens host the Panthers in Week 4. Read

  • 'Hawks talent evaluator Scot McCloughan resigns

    Published: April 24, 2014 at 08:13 a.m.

    The Seattle Seahawks lost a key talent evaluator a mere 14 days before the NFL draft. Senior personnel executive Scot McCloughan resigned Wednesday to tend to personal matters. Read

  • Elway: Broncos need to 'come out of the chute fast'

    Published: April 23, 2014 at 08:25 p.m.

    John Elway's club opens the season against a bevy of 2013 playoff teams. He emphasized on NFL Network that the Denver Broncos can't fall behind if they want to repeat their Super Bowl trip. Read

  • Teams with an uphill battle in 2014

    Published: April 23, 2014 at 07:50 p.m.

    Want to look for a tough schedule in 2014? Adrian Peterson and the Vikings have a rough opening few weeks that could be cause for a long season. Who else is in the same boat? Read

  • Poised for a quick start

    Published: April 23, 2014 at 07:48 p.m.

    Around The League's Dan Hanzus has gone over the schedules of each of the 32 teams. He's picked out four teams that could -- we stress could -- be set up nicely to race out the gate in 2014. Read

  • Seahawks start title defense vs. Pack

    Published: April 23, 2014 at 07:25 p.m.

    The 2014 NFL season will begin with a rematch of one of the most famous games in NFL history between the Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks. Could we see a "Fail Mary" redux? Read

  • 2014 NFL Schedule: Path back to Super Bowl

    Published: April 23, 2014 at 07:17 p.m.

    Will the Seahawks make it out of the NFL’s toughest decision and debunk the Super Bowl "curse?" Do Peyton Manning and the revamped Broncos have another championship run in them? Read

  • 'Thursday Night Football' leads with Steelers-Ravens

    Published: April 23, 2014 at 07:17 p.m.

    The "Thursday Night Football" lineup is chock-full of compelling matchups in 2014, including a Steelers-Ravens slugfest and a battle of QB arms between Peyton Manning and Philip Rivers. Read

  • No AFC teams on Thanksgiving this season

    Published: April 23, 2014 at 07:13 p.m.

    Detroit's Matthew Stafford and Chicago's Jay Cutler are set to square off in the first of three all-NFC games on Thanksgiving Day this season. What does the rest of the holiday's schedule look like? Read

  • Out for revenge

    Published: April 23, 2014 at 07:09 p.m.

    DeSean Jackson didn't leave the Eagles under the best terms. DJax will have a chance to make Philly pay in Weeks 3 and 16. Marc Sessler breaks down some of our other revenge games in 2014. Read

  • Sherman: Money in new Seahawks deal will be sign of respect

    Published: April 23, 2014 at 06:27 p.m.

    Richard Sherman and the Seattle Seahawks are making headway on a long-term contract extension. The cornerback believes the money offered will reflect the team's regard for his accomplishments. Read

  • Caleb Hanie signs with Cowboys

    Published: April 23, 2014 at 05:36 p.m.

    Caleb Hanie has signed with the Dallas Cowboys, the team announced Thursday. Does the backup quarterback have a chance to make the team? Read

  • T-Rich: Colts have a first-round pick -- me

    Published: April 23, 2014 at 05:00 p.m.

    The Indianapolis Colts are without a first-round pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. Trent Richardson begs to differ. The running back says the team already has a first-rounder on the roster, and he wears No. 34. Read

  • Arians doesn't think Mathieu will be ready for Cardinals camp

    Published: April 23, 2014 at 04:20 p.m.

    Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians said Wednesday he doesn't believe Tyrann Mathieu will be fully recovered by training camp. What does the defensive back think of that prediction? Read

  • NFL can flex games starting in Week 5

    Published: April 23, 2014 at 02:28 p.m.

    With the 2014 NFL Schedule release set for tonight at 8 p.m. ET comes a new wrinkle. Now, the league will be able to flex "Sunday Night Football" games starting in Week 5. However, the new policy comes with a caveat. Read

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