Quinn has been with the Patriots since 2000, first entering the league with the Patriots as a player personnel assistant under Belichick. He climbed the ladder to his most recent position as director of pro scouting, which he held since 2012. Quinn is one of few that has been in the Patriots' draft room with Belichick. In his time in New England, the Patriots won four Super Bowls.
Colts QB Philip Rivers (toe) not practicing Wednesday
Philip Rivers is getting a couple days off. The hope is he won't need more. Colts coach Frank Reich said Rivers won't practice Wednesday as a precaution after he bruised his toe in this past Sunday's win against the Packers.
Ravens-Steelers game moved from Thanksgiving to Sunday
The NFL's Thanksgiving slate will be a doubleheader. The league announced Thursday night's Ravens-Steelers game has been postponed to Sunday afternoon.
Chargers reassigned special teams coordinator to offensive analyst
Chargers coach Anthony Lynn is reassigning special teams coach George Stewart as an offensive analyst and promoting assistant special teams coach Keith Burns to fill the role, Mike Silver reported.
Wednesday's NFL injury and roster news for Week 12
Panthers coach Matt Rhule said RB Christian McCaffrey (shoulder) is not expected to play Sunday versus the Vikings but QB Teddy Bridgewater is. Here's other injury and roster news we're tracking on Wednesday.
Vikings will 'wait and see' if Adam Thielen can play vs. Panthers
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer told reporters they'll have to wait and see if Adam Thielen can play against the Panthers.
Jaguars will be without 3 defensive coaches vs. Browns due to COVID-19, including DC Todd Wash
The Jaguars will be without three defensive coaches for Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns. Coach Doug Marrone said DC Todd Wash was among those unavailable this week due to COVID-19 protocols.
Jaguars QB Mike Glennon to start Sunday against Browns
Jaguars coach Doug Marrone said QB Mike Glennon will start over rookie Jake Luton against the Browns on Sunday.
Ron Rivera might 'smash pumpkins' to jumpstart Washington offense vs. Cowboys
Mike McCarthy smashed watermelons to get the Cowboys out of their funk. In advance of Thursday's Thanksgiving showdown with those Cowboys, Washington coach Ron Rivera quipped that he might have to copy the bit -- albeit with a different type of fruit.
Texans QB Deshaun Watson, Rams WR Robert Woods lead Players of the Week
On the heels of huge performances in victories, Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson and Rams receiver Robert Woods hauled in weekly honors to lead the way for the Week 11 Players of the Week.
Bengals planning to start QB Brandon Allen over Ryan Finley vs. Giants
The Bengals' backup QB will remain the backup, and a former practice squad QB will leapfrog to the starting gig in the wake of Joe Burrow's season-ending knee injury. Mike Garafolo reports Cincinnati plans to start Brandon Allen on Sunday against the Giants.
Baltimore Ravens considering flying to Pittsburgh on Thursday
As the team deals with positive COVID-19 tests this week, the Baltimore Ravens are considering flying to Pittsburgh on game day to face the Steelers.