Seahawks release former first-round pick D.J. Fluker along with Justin Britt following 2020 NFL Draft

The elation experienced by NFL teams and the entering rookie class following the draft is always palpable, but so is what usually happens to some veterans around the league in the aftermath of collegiate talent finding their way into the professional football ranks. The most recent example of this dynamic Read more

Matt Rhule says Panthers ‘felt we had to’ release Cam Newton, calls Teddy Bridgewater a ‘perfect fit’

The Carolina Panthers didn’t exactly go in depth with their feelings about longtime quarterback Cam Newton before finally releasing the former NFL MVP a week into free agency, but new coach Matt Rhule opened up on the team’s decision in a Wednesday one-on-one with team reporter Kristen Balboni. “Well, you Read more

Patriots release Cody Kessler, leaving Jarrett Stidham and Brian Hoyer as post-Tom Brady quarterback options

The New England Patriots are releasing quarterback Cody Kessler, according to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network. The 26-year-old quarterback signed on with the team last September and spent a bulk of the 2019 campaign with the club. He didn’t appear in any games for New England and was a Read more

Vanessa Bryant celebrates posthumous release of Kobe Bryant’s book ‘The Wizenard Series: Season One’

Kobe Bryant’s creative influence is still touching the world. “The Wizenard Series: Season One,” the second book in a series Bryant coauthored, was released on Tuesday. Vanessa Bryant celebrated the occasion in an Instagram post promoting the book: Bryant’s first book depicted the West Bottom Badgers, a struggling basketball team Read more

Patriots plan to release all-time leading scorer and four-time Pro Bowl kicker Stephen Gostkowski, per report

The New England Patriots are undergoing some major changes this offseason. While legendary quarterback Tom Brady has fled Foxborough for sunny Tampa Bay, the Patriots will also reportedly part ways with their all-time leading scorer. According to Jim McBride of the Boston Globe, the Patriots plan to release longtime kicker Read more

NFL free agency 2020: Colts release Pierre Desir with two years remaining on contract

The Indianapolis Colts released cornerback Pierre Desir Saturday, the team announced, in an unexpected move. Desir was heading into the second year of a three-year, $22.85 million extension he signed with the Colts in 2019, one year after having his best season at cornerback.  Desir had 79 tackles, eight passes Read more