NFL News: Today in the NFL

Here are the news stories for Sunday, January 20, 2019

Franchise tag 'on the table' for Dee Ford
Sunday, January 20, 2019

Kansas City

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports the Chiefs could use the franchise tag on impending free agent OLB Dee Ford.
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Rams already looking to extend Sean McVay
Sunday, January 20, 2019

L.A. Rams

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports the Rams will explore a contract extension for coach Sean McVay this offseason.
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Cowboys could promote Kellen Moore to OC
Sunday, January 20, 2019

Dallas

According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, the Cowboys will consider promoting QBs coach Kellen Moore to offensive coordinator.
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Bengals considering Jack Del Rio for DC
Sunday, January 20, 2019

No team

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports the Bengals are considering former Raiders and Jaguars coach Jack Del Rio for their defensive coordinator opening.
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Mahomes could be in line for $200M deal
Sunday, January 20, 2019

Kansas City

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Chiefs are expected to extend Patrick Mahomes' contract after next season.
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BAL and Harbaugh agree on contract extension
Saturday, January 19, 2019

Baltimore

ESPN's Chris Mortensen reports the Ravens and coach John Harbaugh have agreed in principle to a contract extension.
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Cameron Brate (hip) has offseason surgery
Saturday, January 19, 2019

Tampa Bay

Cameron Brate had arthroscopic surgery to repair a torn labrum in his hip.
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Ben Watson (illness) to miss NFC title game
Friday, January 18, 2019

New Orleans

Ben Watson (illness) is out for Sunday's NFC Championship Game against the Rams.
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Watt recovering from cleanup knee operation
Thursday, January 17, 2019

Houston

NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports J.J. Watt underwent cleanup knee surgery following the Texans' Wild Card loss.
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Seahawks take flier on Broncos bust Lynch
Thursday, January 17, 2019

Seattle

Seahawks signed QB Paxton Lynch to a reserve/future contract.
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Cowboys' Antwaun Woods tore labrum vs. LAR
Thursday, January 17, 2019

Dallas

Cowboys DT Antwaun Woods is recovering from surgery to repair a torn labrum.
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Jaguars expected to make a run at Nick Foles
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Philadelphia

1010 XL Jacksonville's Hays Carlyon believes the hiring of OC John DeFilippo "strengthens the possibility" of the Jaguars "making an aggressive play" for Nick Foles.
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'Real chance' Bucs release DT Gerald McCoy
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Tampa Bay

ESPN Bucs reporter Jenna Laine believes there's a "real chance" Tampa Bay releases DT Gerald McCoy this offseason.
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Cardinals interview Tom Clements for OC job
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

No team

NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reports the Cardinals interviewed ex-Packers OC Tom Clements for their offensive-coordinator vacancy.
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Lions settle on Darrell Bevell as new OC
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Detroit

Lions hired ex-Seahawks OC Darrell Bevell as offensive coordinator.
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49ers add ex-Broncos DC Joe Woods to staff
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

San Francisco

49ers hired ex-Broncos DC Joe Woods as passing-game coordinator (defense).
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Panthers unsure if Newton requires surgery
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Carolina

Speaking Tuesday, Panthers owner David Tepper said he had "no idea" if Cam Newton would undergo offseason shoulder surgery.
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Mike McCoy interviewing for Jags' OC job
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

No team

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports ex-Cardinals OC Mike McCoy is interviewing for the Jaguars' offensive coordinator vacancy.
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Broncos interviewing Bears DBs coach Donatell
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Chicago

The Broncos are interviewing Bears DBs coach Ed Donatell for their defensive coordinator vacancy.
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Pederson confirms Wentz is QB 'going forward'
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Philadelphia

Eagles coach Doug Pederson confirmed Carson Wentz "is the quarterback going forward."
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Takk McKinley 'undergoing mental evaluation'
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Atlanta

TMZ reports Falcons DE Takk McKinley was detained by Los Angeles police on Tuesday following an incident at a hotel and is "undergoing a mental evaluation."
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Jim Bob Cooter interviewing with Cardinals
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

No team

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports ex-Lions OC Jim Bob Cooter is interviewing for the same job with the Cardinals.
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Schefter: LG Peat playing through broken hand
Monday, January 14, 2019

New Orleans

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports Saints LG Andrus Peat is playing through a broken hand.
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Bears leave open the door to pursue Hunt
Monday, January 14, 2019

No team

ESPN's Jeff Dickerson reports Bears GM Ryan Pace was "noncommittal" on the idea of pursuing free agent RB Kareem Hunt this offseason.
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Garrett expects OC Scott Linehan to return
Monday, January 14, 2019

Dallas

Cowboys coach Jason Garrett expects OC Scott Linehan to return for the 2019 season.
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Adam Vinatieri would return if Colts want him
Monday, January 14, 2019

Indianapolis

Impending free agent Adam Vinatieri said he would almost certainly play another season if the Colts want him back.
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Jaguars interview John DeFilippo for OC job
Monday, January 14, 2019

No team

NJ.com's Mike Kaye reports the Jaguars interviewed ex-Vikings OC John DeFilippo for their vacant offensive coordinator position.
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Anthony Miller undergoing shoulder surgery
Monday, January 14, 2019

Chicago

Bears WR Anthony Miller will undergo surgery on his left shoulder .
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Skins' Gruden: Re-signing Crowder a priority
Monday, January 14, 2019

Washington

Redskins coach Jay Gruden said Monday re-signing free agent Jamison Crowder should be a priority.
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Saints think Rankins suffered torn Achilles'
Monday, January 14, 2019

New Orleans

ESPN's Mike Triplett reports the Saints believe DT Sheldon Rankins suffered a torn Achilles' on Sunday.
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Freddie Kitchens confirms he will call plays
Monday, January 14, 2019

Cleveland

New Browns coach Freddie Kitchens confirmed he will continue to call offensive plays.
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Packers bring aboard Nathaniel Hackett as OC
Monday, January 14, 2019

Green Bay

Packers hired ex-Jaguars OC Nathaniel Hackett as offensive coordinator.
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Cowboys LB Sean Lee unsure of 2019 status
Sunday, January 13, 2019

Dallas

Cowboys LB Sean Lee wouldn't commit to playing in 2019.
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Brady cruises as Patriots frustrate Chargers
Sunday, January 13, 2019

New England

Tom Brady completed 34-of-44 passes for 343 yards and a touchdown while losing a yard on two carries Sunday in New England’s Divisional Round win over the Chargers.
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Brees has 301 yards, 2 TDs; Saints to NFCCG
Sunday, January 13, 2019

New Orleans

Drew Brees completed 28-of-38 passes for 301 yards, two touchdowns, and one interception in the Saints' 20-14, Divisional Round win over the Eagles.
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James White logs 15 catches as Patriots roll
Sunday, January 13, 2019

New England

James White amassed 15 catches for 97 yards on 17 targets Sunday in the Patriots’ Divisional Round win over Los Angeles.
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Sony Michel bullies Bolts for 3 touchdowns
Sunday, January 13, 2019

New England

Sony Michel erupted for 129 yards and three touchdowns on 24 carries while reeling in his lone target for a nine-yard pick-up Sunday in the Patriots’ Divisional Round win over the Chargers.
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Gates scores in possible Chargers finale
Sunday, January 13, 2019

L.A. Chargers

Antonio Gates pulled in five-of-eight targets for 41 yards and a touchdown Sunday in the Chargers’ Divisional Round loss to the Patriots.
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Jim Caldwell to run offense in Miami?
Sunday, January 13, 2019

No team

ESPN's Mike Reiss considers Jim Caldwell a candidate for the Dolphins' offensive coordinator job.
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Rivers collapses as Bolts struggle in Foxboro
Sunday, January 13, 2019

L.A. Chargers

Philip Rivers completed 25-of-51 passes for 331 yards with three touchdowns and one interception Sunday in the Chargers’ Divisional Round loss to the Patriots.
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Edelman melts Bolts with epic 9-151-0 line
Sunday, January 13, 2019

New England

Julian Edelman gathered nine catches for 151 yards on 13 targets while also adding seven yards on his lone rushing attempt Sunday in the Patriots’ Divisional Round win over Los Angeles.
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Gronk strong candidate to retire after season
Sunday, January 13, 2019

New England

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports Rob Gronkowski will strongly consider retirement after the season.
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Eagles RG Brooks tears Achilles' vs. Saints
Sunday, January 13, 2019

Philadelphia

Eagles RG Brandon Brooks suffered a torn Achilles' in the Divisional Round loss to the Saints.
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Michael Thomas eats up Eagles for 12-171-1
Sunday, January 13, 2019

New Orleans

Michael Thomas caught 12-of-16 targets for 171 yards and one touchdown in the Saints' 20-14, Divisional Round win over the Eagles.
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Colts offense lets down D, ST in blowout loss
Saturday, January 12, 2019

Indianapolis

Andrew Luck completed 19-of-36 passes for 203 yards and one touchdown in the Colts' Divisional Round blowout loss to the Chiefs.
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C.J. Anderson feasts on Cowboys for 23/123/2
Saturday, January 12, 2019

L.A. Rams

C.J. Anderson rushed 23 times for 123 yards and two touchdowns in the Rams' Divisional Round win over the Cowboys.
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Tyreek totals 108 yards, scores TD on reverse
Saturday, January 12, 2019

Kansas City

Tyreek Hill caught 8-of-13 targets for 72 yards and rushed once for a 36-yard touchdown in the Chiefs' Divisional Round domination of the Colts.
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As expected, Kelce imposes will on Colts zone
Saturday, January 12, 2019

Kansas City

Travis Kelce caught 7-of-10 targets for 108 yards in the Chiefs' Divisional Round stomping of the Colts.
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Hopes 'are not high' Ware (hamstring) plays
Saturday, January 12, 2019

Kansas City

Spencer Ware (hamstring) is not expected to play in the Divisional Round against the Colts.
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Report: Bret Bielema could be next 'Fins DC
Saturday, January 12, 2019

No team

The Miami Herald reports ex-Arkansas coach Bret Bielema could serve as presumptive Dolphins coach Brian Flores' defensive coordinator.
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DAL will try to extend Garrett this offseason
Saturday, January 12, 2019

Dallas

According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, the Cowboys plan to negotiate a long-term extension with coach Jason Garrett in the offseason.
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Arians already re-recruiting D-Jax to Bucs
Saturday, January 12, 2019

Tampa Bay

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports new Bucs coach Bruce Arians is attempting to convince DeSean Jackson to return to the Buccaneers next season.
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RBs Don't Matter: Damien Williams dominates
Saturday, January 12, 2019

Kansas City

Damien Williams rushed 25 times for 129 yards and a touchdown and caught 5-of-6 targets for 25 yards in the Chiefs' Divisonal Round blowout of the Colts.
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Fitzgerald undecided if he'll be back in 2019
Saturday, January 12, 2019

Arizona

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports Larry Fitzgerald still has not made a decision about whether to return and play in 2019.
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Ravens move Roman to OC, demote Mornhinweg
Friday, January 11, 2019

Baltimore

Ravens promoted TEs coach Greg Roman to offensive coordinator.
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Golden Tate removed from Eagles injury report
Friday, January 11, 2019

Philadelphia

Golden Tate (knee) will play in the Divisional Round against the Saints.
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Browns pursuing Steve Wilks as D coordinator
Friday, January 11, 2019

No team

Former Cardinals coach Steve Wilks will interview for the Browns' defensive coordinator opening on Friday.
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Hunter Henry questionable to face Patriots
Friday, January 11, 2019

L.A. Chargers

Hunter Henry (knee) is questionable for Sunday's Divisional Round game against the Patriots.
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Report: Fins targeting Flores for head coach
Friday, January 11, 2019

New England

According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, Patriots DC Brian Flores has emerged as the favorite for the Dolphins' head-coaching job.
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Browns could bring in Spagnuolo for interview
Friday, January 11, 2019

No team

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports the Browns could bring in ex-Giants DC Steve Spagnuolo to interview for their defensive-coordinator vacancy.
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Rich Scangarello to interview with Broncos
Friday, January 11, 2019

San Francisco

The Broncos will interview 49ers QB coach Rich Scangarello for their offensive coordinator job.
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Berry expected to sit out Divisional Round
Thursday, January 10, 2019

Kansas City

Eric Berry (heel) is expected to sit out the Divisional Round vs. the Colts.
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Ron Rivera will call defensive plays in 2019
Thursday, January 10, 2019

Carolina

The Panthers are retaining DC Eric Washington for 2019, but coach Ron Rivera will continue to call plays.
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Ben McAdoo will interview with Cardinals
Thursday, January 10, 2019

No team

ESPN's Jordan Raanan reports ex-Giants coach Ben McAdoo will interview with the Cardinals.
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Kliff: Rosen 'an extremely talented thrower'
Thursday, January 10, 2019

Arizona

New Cardinals coach Kliff Kingsbury called Josh Rosen "an extremely talented thrower."
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Schefter: Bengals hope to hire Zac Taylor
Thursday, January 10, 2019

L.A. Rams

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Bengals hope to hire Rams QBs coach Zac Taylor as their next head coach.
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Monken meeting with Browns, spoken to Jags
Thursday, January 10, 2019

No team

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports ex-Bucs OC Todd Monken will interview for the same job with the Browns.
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Cole Beasley (ankle) out again Thursday
Thursday, January 10, 2019

Dallas

Cole Beasley (ankle) did not practice Thursday.
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Chuck Pagano in running for Jets' DC job
Thursday, January 10, 2019

No team

MMQB's Albert Breer reports ex-Colts coach Chuck Pagano is in the running for the Jets' defensive coordinator position.
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Vance Joseph interviewing for Browns DC job
Thursday, January 10, 2019

No team

Ex-Broncos coach Vance Joseph will interview for the Browns' defensive coordinator vacancy.
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Eric DeCosta taking over as Ravens GM Friday
Thursday, January 10, 2019

Baltimore

Ravens assistant GM Eric DeCosta will officially replace Ozzie Newsome as general manager on Friday.
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Melvin Gordon (knees) practicing Thursday
Thursday, January 10, 2019

L.A. Chargers

Melvin Gordon (knees) will practice on Thursday.
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Arians: Jameis must be 'little bit smarter'
Thursday, January 10, 2019

Tampa Bay

Speaking Thursday, new Bucs coach Bruce Arians said Jameis Winston just needs to be a "little bit smarter."
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Lions interested in Sark, Hackett for OC
Thursday, January 10, 2019

No team

SiriusXM's Alex Marvez reports ex-Falcons OC Steve Sarkisian and ex-Jaguars OC Nathaniel Hackett are "in the mix" for the Lions' offensive coordinator vacancy.
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Fournette 'clears the air' with Jags brass
Thursday, January 10, 2019

Jacksonville

NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports Leonard Fournette met with Jaguars EVP Tom Coughlin and the rest of the team's brain trust to "clear the air and move forward together for 2019."
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