Byrd was a high-priced free-agent addition by New Orleans in 2014, but wound up an injury-plagued disappointment who finished last season as the league's 47th-ranked safety, per Pro Football Focus. The 30-year-old backstop was cut by the Saints in February.
Packers CEO: No way Aaron Rodgers leaves, 'we're not idiots'
Aaron Rodgers jolted the cheesehead-wearing diehards of Green Bay at a low point Sunday evening when he casted doubt on his future. Packers president and CEO Mark Murphy offered a reason for fans to relax (but not the R-E-L-A-X kind from back in 2014) a day later.
Barry Sanders: It will be 'very difficult' for Lions to replace Matthew Stafford
Matthew Stafford is set to become the latest Lions star to leave the club in his early 30s. Barry Sanders, who's been in those shoes, joined Good Morning Football and said he understands why Detroit and Stafford agreed to part ways this offseason.
Washington's Jennifer King becomes NFL's first full-time Black female assistant position coach
It's official: Jennifer King is the first full-time first African-American female assistant position coach in NFL history. The Washington Football Team announced King will serve as assistant running backs coach.
DK Metcalf on Seahawks' struggles: 'Teams just started to figure us out'
Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf was candid on what went wrong with a Seattle offense that started off strong in 2020.
Josh Allen on Year 3: I proved Bills 'didn't make a mistake by drafting me'
Josh Allen made a tremendous stride in his third season, leading Buffalo to the AFC Championship Game. The Bills QB aims to maintain that progress in order to take his team to the next step.
Chargers hire Saints QBs coach Joe Lombardi as offensive coordinator
Perhaps the biggest voice in Justin Herbert's ear moving forward has been decided. Joe Lombardi, who's spent the past five seasons coaching quarterbacks for the Saints, has agreed to terms with the Chargers to be their offensive coordinator, Ian Rapoport reports.
Texans to conduct second interviews with Bills DC Leslie Frazier, Ravens AHC David Culley for HC job
The Texans are continuing to move patiently with their head coaching search. Houston is setting up second interviews with Bills DC Leslie Frazier and Ravens assistant HC David Culley for their HC job.
Tre'Davious White: Bills will 'have to go through' Chiefs to get to Super Bowl in future
Sunday's loss to the Chiefs will sting for weeks, but the consolation is the Bills will have a strong chance of returning in future seasons. It's likely the same foe will meet them at some point on their next path to the Super Bowl.
Bills WR Cole Beasley reveals he played playoffs on broken fibula
Cole Beasley's 2020 performance just became much more impressive. The receiver said he played the final three weeks of the Bills' season -- Super Wild Card Weekend through the AFC Championship Game -- with a broken fibula.
Bruce Arians: Buccaneers defense will 'help a little bit more' on Tyreek Hill in Super Bowl LV rematch
The Buccaneers defense did a poor job against Patrick Mahomes and Tyreek Hill during their Week 12 loss to the Chiefs. Head coach Bruce Arians said Monday they'll have a slightly different plan come Super Bowl LV.
Lions adding Duce Staley as assistant head coach and running backs coach
After a decade on the Eagles' staff, Duce Staley is leaving Philadelphia. The longtime assistant and former NFL running back is headed northwest to the Motor City, joining Dan Campbell's new staff in Detroit as assistant head coach and running backs coach, Tom Pelissero reports.