Washington Redskins linebacker Preston Smith was named the Pepsi Rookie of the Week for Week 16 after recording three sacks and a fumble recovery in a 38-24 win over the Philadelphia Eagles. Smith received 33 percent of the total votes to finish ahead of Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson (24), Baltimore Ravens running back Javorius Allen (17), Chicago Bears strong safety Harold Jones-Quartey (15) and Buffalo Bills linebacker A.J. Tarpley.
Sam Darnold 'excited for a fresh start' in Carolina after uncertainty drove him 'insane' in New York
Sam Darnold has a fresh start with the Panthers. This new reality -- and the freedom from the enduring limbo that was his final season with the Jets -- is something he's wanted for a while now.
Former Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid charged with felony DWI, causing multi-vehicle car crash
Former Kansas City Chiefs outside linebackers coach Britt Reid, son of head coach Andy Reid, officially was charged with driving while intoxicated and causing a multi-vehicle car crash in Feb. that left a 5-year-old girl with a brain injury, the Jackson County (Missouri) Prosecutor's Office announced Monday.