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Former Giants GM Jerry Reese interviews for Jaguars' vacant GM job, while other teams loom
Dec 27, 2020
Former New York Giants general manager Jerry Reese has already interviewed with Jacksonville, according to sources informed of last week's meeting, and Reese is a name to watch as at least five other teams go about their searches for GMs.
Important salary-cap negotiations loom for NFL, NFLPA
Jun 02, 2020
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, Mike Garafolo and Judy Battista report the NFL and NFLPA acknowledge that important negotiations are coming quickly to determine how to handle yearly salary caps for 2020 and beyond, considering there are likely to be steep revenue losses due to COVID-19.
2020 NFL Draft: K.J. Hamler turns to tech in scouting shutdown
Mar 31, 2020
What's a speed receiver to do when he can't run the 40-yard dash and perform agility drills for NFL teams? In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, Mike Garafolo explains how Penn State's K.J. Hamler is selling his speed to potential employers in a very unique way.
Free agent Kyle Van Noy views himself in mold of Tyrann Mathieu
Mar 11, 2020
With his first taste of NFL free agency just days away, Kyle Van Noy catches up with Mike Garafolo to discuss what he's looking for as he enters the market, Tom Brady (of course) and why he sees himself in the mold of Tyrann Mathieu.
Doug Marrone earned buy-in from Jaguars the old-fashioned way
Jun 19, 2018
The Jaguars didn't initially love life under Doug Marrone. Then they enjoyed a breakthrough season. Now that the no-nonsense coach has buy-in, Mike Garafolo writes, he's doing everything in his power to fight against a new challenge in Jacksonville: complacency.
Shaquem Griffin inspiring former MLB pitcher with similar story
Mar 08, 2018
One-handed NFL prospect Shaquem Griffin impressed big time at the combine. One supporter? None other than Jim Abbott. Mike Garafolo writes about Griffin's influence on the former MLB pitcher, who shares a similar story.
Police investigating car linked to Bucs WR DeSean Jackson
Dec 27, 2017
Police in Tampa, Fla., are conducting an investigation after a vehicle registered to Buccaneers wide receiver DeSean Jackson was involved in a single-car accident Sunday night and a search of the car turned up marijuana and hollow-point bullets.