Although Dixon has averaged a healthy 45.7 yards per punt in two NFL seasons, he hasn't fared as well in net yards, hang time and kicks inside the 20-yard line. Even with the advantage of Denver's thin air, he has ranked in the bottom third of Pro Football Focus' punter ratings for 2016 and 2017.
NFL officials to meet with Browns QB Deshaun Watson in Texas this week
NFL officials are scheduled to meet with Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson in Texas this week. Watson faces 22 civil lawsuits alleging sexual assault and misconduct and is currently under NFL investigation and subject to a league-issued ban.
Packers agree to terms with CB Jaire Alexander on four-year, $84M extension
The Green Bay Packers are finalizing a four-year, $84 million extension with Pro Bowl cornerback Jaire Alexander. The deal keeps Alexander in Green Bay through 2026.
Saints' Dennis Allen believes Drew Brees tweet was 'made in jest,' doesn't anticipate QB returning to NFL
Future Hall of Fame quarterback Drew Brees tweeted over the weekend that he "may play football again," but Saints head coach Dennis Allen isn't planning for Brees to return to the NFL.
Jarvis Landry ecstatic to return home with Saints: 'It's full circle'
Each step of Jarvis Landry's career brought him more success -- and took him farther away from home. His next move brings him as close as possible to it. Landry's one-year deal with the Saints returns him to the New Orleans area, where he first appeared on the national radar as a star wide receiver at Lutcher High School, then thrived alongside pal Odell Beckham Jr. at LSU before moving onto the NFL.
Rams coach Sean McVay: 'I really want Odell (Beckham Jr.) back on our team'
While there has been no news so far on the future of Odell Beckham, Rams coach Sean McVay has gone on record saying that he wants the free-agent to stay in Los Angeles, though the negotiations between the wide receiver and his most recent team are still ongoing.
Jaguars' Doug Pederson: 'I do believe there has to be some kind of healing' after what transpired last year
The Jacksonville Jaguars started their rookie minicamp Friday with a new head coach, Doug Pederson, for the second straight year. One of Pederson's first orders of business is "gaining the trust back" after Jacksonville's tumultuous 2021 season.
Lions defensive end Aidan Hutchinson ready to put the 'rah-rah' of draft talk behind him and get to work
Defensive end Aidan Hutchinson is excited to get the work in at the Detroit Lions' rookie minicamp after "all that talk" that comes with the pre-draft process, and he knows it will take a group effort to get the team back to winning.
Cardinals rookie CB Christian Matthew reflects on path to NFL after nearly quitting football
As cornerback Christian Matthew entered the Arizona Cardinals' facility for the first time during rookie minicamp Friday, he took some time to think back on the path he took to get to this point, and the decision he almost made to leave football behind.
Frank Gore wins pro boxing debut with highlight-reel knockout
Frank Gore, the NFL's third all-time leading rusher, won his pro boxing debut on Saturday night via knockout.
NFL roundup: Latest league news from Saturday, May 14
The New York Giants agreed to terms with No. 5 overall pick edge rusher Kayvon Thibodeaux and No. 7 pick offensive tackle Evan Neal on their fully guaranteed rookie contracts, the team announced Saturday.
Panthers QB Matt Corral: Chip on shoulder 'got even bigger' after falling to third round
Matt Corral was one of the projected top QBs in the 2022 NFL Draft due to his dual-threat abilities, so after dropping to the Panthers in the third round, Corral said he has even more drive to prove himself as worth the pick.