Ravens sign Marlon Humphrey to a five-year extension, now one of NFL’s highest paid corners, per report

Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images The Baltimore Ravens are locking up Marlon Humphrey for the long term as Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the club has inked the All-Pro cornerback to a five-year, $98.75 million extension. This deal now puts Humphrey, who will be looking at around $19.5 million per Read more

Devonta Freeman takes less money to sign with Giants, will practice and could play in Week 3, per report

USA Today The New York Giants have agreed to terms with free agent running back Devonta Freeman, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Freeman will sign a one-year deal worth up to $3 million, and reportedly turned down more money from other teams because he likes the opportunity with the Giants Read more

Broncos reportedly sign Blake Bortles: Here’s why Denver’s QB move is a smart gamble with Drew Lock sidelined

The Denver Broncos will be without starting quarterback Drew Lock for anywhere from two to six weeks thanks to a shoulder injury, with all signs pointing to Lock’s absence lasting closer to a month. Now, they’ve found a potential replacement. Two days after Jeff Driskel was forced into action as Read more

Why Daishen Nix heading to the G League after he signed with UCLA could be a bad sign for college coaches

For decades, college basketball coaches have their hands full in the recruiting realm. Between juggling visits, jetting to and from events to scout prospects, and nurturing the relationships of recruits (plus those tied to them). Now they’re facing another challenge in addition to trying to stave off the college coaches Read more

Scottie Pippen contract explained: How Chicago Bulls managed to sign Hall of Famer for pennies on the dollar

If a 25-year-old Scottie Pippen was up for a new contract in 2020, the negotiations would take 30 seconds. Pippen would be given a deal starting at his max salary and growing by the maximum eight percent each season. The contract would last for either five years, or if he’d Read more

Colts sign Trey Burton, reuniting Frank Reich with ‘Philly Special’ passer from Eagles’ Super Bowl victory

Trey Burton, a veteran tight end who spent the past two seasons with the Bears, agreed to terms with the Colts on Wednesday, according to his representatives.  The move reunites Burton with Colts head coach Frank Reich, who was Burton’s offensive coordinator in Philadelphia during the 2016 and ’17 seasons. Read more

2020 NFL free agency: Chargers to sign breakout XFL tight end Donald Parham, per report

The XFL is the latest sports league to succumb to the fallout from the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Having formally shut down its operations for 2020 and beyond, and filing for bankruptcy immediately thereafter, it’s the second time the XFL has been unsuccessful in delivering a second season — albeit for Read more