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Chiefs have $177.00 in cap space

The Patriots are fairly tight against the cap. The Chiefs are squeezed against it. Field Yates of ESPN.com has posted the current cap numbers, and New England’s $891,775 doesn’t look like much, until it’s compared to Kansas City’s. The Chiefs have (the headline gave it away) $177.00 in cap space. For starters, the situation makes […]

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Brian Peters donating half of his XFL salary to coronavirus efforts

The XFL has agreed to pay its players for the final five games they didn’t play. Brian Peters, who spent only three days with the Houston Roughnecks before the season ended because of COVID-19, is donating half of each of his paychecks to assist in the fight against the pandemic. “It’s very simple logic,” Peters […]

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Tua Tagovailoa ready to compete without any restrictions

Tua Tagovailoa’s plan to work out for scouts next month and to be re-examined by NFL team doctors has not gone as planned because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The quarterback’s rehab, though, has gone as expected. Or maybe even better than expected. Chris Cabott, the president and COO of Steinberg Sports & Entertainment, told Eric […]

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Donte Deayon re-signs with Rams

The Rams re-signed defensive back Donte Deayon to a one-year deal, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports. The team did not tender the restricted free agent. The Rams declined the 2020 option on Nickell Robey-Coleman’s contract, allowing their nickel cornerback to leave. Deayon could compete with David Long Jr. and Darious Williams for the job […]

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After recovering from COVID-19, Sean Payton hopes his plasma can help others

Although much is still unknown about treating those suffering from the new coronavirus, there’s promising research that people who have recovered from COVID-19 have developed antibodies that can be used in the treatment of others suffering from the disease. Saints coach Sean Payton hopes that means he can do something to help. Payton, who had […]

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Dave Gettleman’s seat remains hot

The Giants opted after the 2019 season to fire coach Pat Shurmur and to keep G.M. Dave Gettleman. But Gettleman continues to be on notice. In his latest mailbag for TheAthletic.com (as noticed by TheBigLead.com), Jay Glazer explained that Gettleman has one year to turn around a team that hasn’t been to the playoffs since […]

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Laremy Tunsil offers to pay bills for those struggling financially

Left tackle Laremy Tunsil is negotiating with the Texans on a deal that is expected to make him the highest-paid offensive lineman in the league. He isn’t waiting for a new contract to help others less fortunate, though. Tunsil announced Monday he will help Texas and Florida families and individuals struggling during the current COVID-19 […]