How football provided Bill Curry an education on race
As a 78-year-old white Southerner, Bill Curry is surprisingly blunt on the subject of racism, something he knew little about before joining the Packers 55 years ago. It was in Green Bay, Judy Battista writes, where a future Hall of Fame player changed his life.
Colin Kaepernick's potential path back to NFL: What's next for QB?
In this edition of Press Coverage, Judy Battista, Jeffri Chadiha, Michael Silver and Jim Trotter explore Colin Kaepernick's future. What can he offer a team right now, and is there a path for him to return to the NFL in 2020?
Could Colin Kaepernick return to the NFL? Five logical team fits
There's some momentum growing for something that once seemed impossible. Amidst all the turmoil generated in the wake of George Floyd's killing, the NFL is opening a door to the possibility of Colin Kaepernick's return. Jeffri Chadiha identifies five team fits that would make sense.
Chiefs GM: Team told Alex Smith of intent to draft QB
So far, the Kansas City Chiefs and Alex Smith remain simpatico following the club's decision to trade up and draft Smith's eventual successor.
Chiefs trade up for QB Patrick Mahomes at No. 10
The Kansas City Chiefs have selected Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes II with the No. 10 overall pick of the 2017 NFL Draft after trading with the Bills.
Eric Reid says he won't take a knee during national anthem
Niners safety Eric Reid, one of the first players to join free teammate Colin Kaepernick in kneeling during the playing of the national anthem before games last season, says he will no longer do so.
Colin Kaepernick one of Time's most influential people
Colin Kaepernick's decision to not stand during the singing of the national anthem at games last season helped spark a national conversation about social inequality.
Ryan Fitzpatrick 'excited for next opportunity'
Colin Kaepernick and Jay Cutler aren't the only borderline starting QBs still in search of a job. Ryan Fitzpatrick said early this week that he's working out and excited for his next opportunity.
Jay Cutler still lacking interest from QB-needy teams
Even with a dearth of capable quarterbacks on the open market and few pro-ready signal-callers in the draft, one man can't sniff a gig: Jay Cutler.
Adrian Peterson, Colin Kaepernick among intriguing free agents
What does Colin Kaepernick need most right now? Will Jay Cutler follow Tony Romo into the retirement sunset? Jeffri Chadiha breaks down the realities of five intriguing veteran free agents.
With Tony Romo retiring, where do Texans turn at QB?
Tony Romo's retirement from the NFL leaves one huge question to ponder: What in the world do the Texans do now? The prevailing sentiment around the NFL pegged Romo as the Texans' savior.
Richard Sherman trade talk, Tony Romo update, more NFC notes
What do Pete Carroll's comments about trading Richard Sherman say about the cornerback's standing with the Seahawks? Gregg Rosenthal has NFC nuggets from the Annual League Meeting.
Roger Goodell to attend New England Patriots' opener
Roger Goodell hasn't been seen at Gillette Stadium in recent years, but that will change. The NFL Commissioner says he will attend the New England Patriots' 2017 season opener.
John Harbaugh: Teams aren't ignoring Colin Kaepernick
Colin Kaepernick remains a free agent, and Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh has a message for anyone who thinks teams are blackballing the former 49ers quarterback.
Hue: Osweiler to be treated as Browns QB until he's not
Brock Osweiler is in limbo regarding his role with the 2017 Browns, but coach Hue Jackson is preparing for the upcoming draft and season as if Osweiler is staying on his roster.
Bennett: Teams should want leader like Kaepernick
With everyone weighing in on Colin Kaepernick's curious unemployment, it was only a matter of time before the league's most outspoken activist lent his two cents to the conversation.
Cam Newton must evolve his game; why Kap remains un-signed
If Cam Newton wants sustained success in the NFL, Bucky Brooks writes, he must learn from the Steelers' blueprint for Ben Roethlisberger. Plus, team execs weigh in on Kaepernick's free agency status.
Value of Colin Kaepernick's activism aside, QB skills are suspect
Chris Wesseling values Colin Kaepernick's activism -- but he also understands the on-field limitations that would suppress his market. Drop your agendas and weigh the QB's game for what it is.
Sean Payton, Saints have interest in Johnny Manziel
Could Johnny Manziel be on a roster this coming season? NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports Saints coach Sean Payton has taken interest in the former first-round quarterback.
Torrey Smith: Kap more skilled than other QBs signed
We've reached the doldrums of free agency and Colin Kaepernick is still unemployed. His former receiver, Torrey Smith, took to Twitter on Wednesday to discuss Kap's predicament.
Ben Roethlisberger's retirement talk, free agency bargains, more
Ben Roethlisberger has yet to commit to the 2017 season, but no one believes he's going to hang it up. Gregg Rosenthal explores this bizarre development, a few free agency bargains and more.
Jim Harbaugh: Colin Kaepernick can win titles, be great
Colin Kaepernick is struggling to find a new home in the NFL. His former coach in San Francisco, Jim Harbaugh, believes that shouldn't be happening, saying Kap can still "win championships."
Colin Kaepernick, free agent, doing humanitarian work
Colin Kaepernick is currently without a gig in the NFL. This might not change any time soon. But the man is not sitting on the couch staring at his phone.