The team put the franchise tag on Redding in February, preventing him from becoming an unrestricted free agent.
Shanahan: Brandon Aiyuk not in 49ers' doghouse after limited role in Week 1
Brandon Aiyuk going without a target in Week 1 left 49ers fans concerned the former first-round pick may be falling out of favor in San Francisco. HC Kyle Shanahan said Aiyuk's participation rate was a product of an inconsistent training camp due to injury, and an impressive preseason from Trent Sherfield.
Saints planning to return to New Orleans after Week 3
The New Orleans Saints might be able to play their next scheduled home game in their home stadium. Coach Sean Payton said his team is planning to return to New Orleans after its Week 3 game against the Patriots. The Saints have been operating out of Texas for the better part of a month because of Hurricane Ida.
Dolphins WR Will Fuller will not play Week 2 vs. Buffalo due to a personal issue
Will Fuller's return to the Dolphins will be put on hold for at least another week. Coach Brian Flores said the wideout would not play in Sunday's game against the Buffalo Bills due to a personal matter. It's unclear whether Fuller's absence will extend beyond this week.
Giants WRs Kenny Golladay, Kadarius Toney already appear frustrated with roles in offense
Might the New York Football Giants already be imploding just two games into the 2021 campaign? Drama already seems to be building with two Big Blue receivers brought in to help lift the offense this season, Kenny Golladay and first-round pick Kadarius Toney.