Joe Mays Stats, News and Video - LB | NFL.com
- CollegeNorth Dakota State
- HometownChicago, IL
Making a team out of remaining free-agent options
The free-agent market is drying up, but that didn't stop Dan Hanzus from fielding a full starting lineup with what's left. Michael Vick now has a job, as do several other notable veterans.
Chiefs to re-sign LB Josh Mauga, per report
The Kansas City Chiefs are holding on to Josh Mauga. The team reportedly plans to re-sign the linebacker to a three-year deal.
On the bubble: 23 AFC players who could be cut
Percy Harvin and Trent Richardson are among the big-name players in danger of being released this offseason. Might Darrelle Revis join them? Chris Wesseling explores the AFC veterans on the bubble.
Injury roundup: Patriots place Dominique Easley on IR
Dominique Easley hasn't made a huge impact for the New England Patriots since the team drafted him in the first round of this year's draft. Now his rookie season is over.
Troy Vincent taking player safety message on the road
NFL executive VP of football operations Troy Vincent has set out on an ambitious plan to reach those who've teetered on the boundaries of the league's new way of doing on-field business.
Dee Ford compared to Von Miller, Derrick Thomas
Pass rusher Dee Ford already is drawing comparisons to Chiefs Hall of Fame linebacker Derrick Thomas and All-Pro Von Miller. What are the rookie-year expectations in Kansas City?
Which teams signed the most new players?
The offseason has featured big changes in Tampa Bay and New York. The 49ers, meanwhile, barely have brought in new talent. We examine which teams made the most moves.
Brian De La Puente, Chicago Bears agree to contract
The Chicago Bears fortified their offensive line depth by adding reserve center Brian De La Puente on Sunday. The 28-year-old is expected to back up veteran Roberto Garza in the Windy City.
Offseason Forecast: Houston Texans
What's changing in Houston? Plenty. With Bill O'Brien in charge, the Texans could start anew at QB with the first overall draft pick -- or will they opt for Jadeveon Clowney? Marc Sessler breaks it down.
Texans' Brian Cushing has broken fibula, torn LCL
Brian Cushing told NFL Media's Albert Breer that tests confirm the linebacker has a broken fibula and torn LCL. If last season is an example, it means more struggles for the Houston Texans.
J.J. Watt, Houston Texans steadily rolling along in training camp
In his dispatch from Houston Texans training camp, Ian Rapoport says two rookies (receiver DeAndre Hopkins and safety D.J. Swearinger) look ready to play significant roles in Year 1.
Joe Mays released by Denver Broncos after 21 starts
Not too long ago, Joe Mays was the Denver Broncos' starting middle linebacker. Now Mays is looking for a new team because the Broncos parted ways with him Tuesday.
Matt Schaub leads undefeated Houston Texans with true grit
The Houston Texans are steamrolling their way through this young season, making their case as the NFL's best team. Kimberly Jones says it all begins with the team's gritty leader, QB Matt Schaub.
Joe Mays suspended one game for hit on Matt Schaub
Denver Broncos linebacker Joe Mays' brutal hit on Matt Schaub resulted in the Houston Texans quarterback losing part of his ear. The NFL decided that deserved a suspension for Mays.
Matt Schaub loses piece of ear in Houston Texans' win
Matt Schaub's toughness won't be questioned after this one. The Texans dispatched the Broncos and now are atop the AFC with a 3-0 record, although their quarterback's ear took a beating.