Panthers hire Frank Reich as coach: Why he got the job and what he may do at QB

The Carolina Panthers have hired Frank Reich as their coach, the team announced Thursday. Here’s what you need to know: Reich takes over for interim coach Steve Wilks, who was promoted after Carolina fired Matt Rhule following a 1-4 start to the season. Reich, 61, went 40-33-1 in four-plus seasons with the Colts, reaching the … Read more

Teams Expect Ravens QB Lamar Jackson To Be Available

Following a prolonged injury absence (and a curious no-show during Baltimore’s playoff loss), many have questioned if Lamar Jackson has played his final snap for the Ravens. Many NFL GMs are asking the same question, and some executives have surmised that the quarterback is indeed available. “Rival teams perceive Jackson to be available,” executives told … Read more

PFT’s Mike Florio Talks Brady, Lamar, Sean Payton, Chargers & More with Rich Eisen | Full Interview – The Rich Eisen Show

PFT’s Mike Florio Talks Brady, Lamar, Sean Payton, Chargers & More with Rich Eisen | Full InterviewThe Rich Eisen Show Brandon Staley explains Chargers’ offensive staff changes: ‘There’s a different gear we need to get to’ Chargers’ Brandon Staley ‘just as disappointed’ as fans after playoff meltdownThe Athletic “I Told You So” – Rich Eisen … Read more

Which Team Will Add Derek Carr In 2023?

Wednesday’s unusual development — Derek Carr leaving the Raiders following the news of his benching — makes it fairly clear the sides are expecting to part ways soon. This opens the door for the first full-fledged search for a new Raiders starter since they selected Carr in Round 2 in 2014, and it moves a … Read more

NFL playoff scenarios for Week 17: How this week’s results could change the playoff picture

With just two weeks remaining in the NFL season, both the AFC and NFC will have a great opportunity to give fans full hearts or heartbreak. The AFC has one spot remaining with a clear three-team race, although the Steelers have about a two-percent chance of backing their way in. The NFC has a five-team … Read more

NFL Playoff scenarios for Week 16: Bengals, Chargers, Ravens look to join field

Just three weeks remain in the NFL regular season, and the playoff races are heating up as well as the races for home-field advantage throughout the playoffs and the all important first round bye for each conference. The AFC and NFC have two teams with a greater than a 20-percent chance to usurp the current … Read more

Rams claim QB Baker Mayfield off waivers. Is his 2023 future in LA?

Quarterback Baker Mayfield has landed with his third team of 2022 as the Los Angeles Rams claimed him off waivers Tuesday. Here’s what you need to know: Rams starting quarterback Matthew Stafford is on injured reserve with a spinal cord contusion and will likely miss the rest of the season. The Rams’ depth chart at … Read more

Baker Mayfield speaks out after Panthers’ decision to start Sam Darnold

The Carolina Panthers will again make a quarterback change, announcing this week that Sam Darnold will start on Sunday against the Denver Broncos. Darnold will be the third different quarterback in as many weeks to start under center for the Panthers, after Baker Mayfield getting the start in Week 11 against the Baltimore Ravens. PJ … Read more

After the coach’s postgame DUI charge, the NFL must send a strong message

The NFL shouldn’t have had to send the memo that reminded its 32 teams about its restriction against alcohol on team properties and team flights. Wed Nov. 1, former Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid, the son of Andy Reid, received a three-year prison sentence for severely injuring a young girl while driving drunk 21 months … Read more