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Bye, Bye Bortles? Jaguars Open Up Quarterback Competition

By MARK LONG, AP Sports Writer

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Blake Bortles may have started his last game in Jacksonville.

Coach Doug Marrone opened up the team’s quarterback competition Thursday night after another inconsistent performance from Bortles, the third overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft. 635 more words

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What To Watch For: How Much Will Patriots Starters Play Against Texans?

BOSTON (CBS) — The Patriots return to the scene of their dramatic Super Bowl LI victory on Saturday night.

The stakes, however, are just a tad bit lower this time around. 1,109 more words

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Belichick: Falcons' 28-3 Lead Didn't Factor Into Patriots' Offseason

BOSTON (CBS) — In one of the most shocking offseasons in Patriots history, Bill Belichick approached the 2017 league year as if the Patriots had lost Super Bowl LI. 402 more words

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Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch Avoids Questions About Anthem

By MICHAEL WAGAMAN, Associated Press

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch spoke to reporters Thursday for the first time in training camp and avoided questions regarding his decision to sit during the national anthem before last week’s preseason game against the Arizona Cardinals. 590 more words

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Report: Patriots 'Fear' Derek Rivers Has Season-Ending Knee Injury

BOSTON (CBS) — The Patriots ‘ top draft choice of 2017 may be done for the season. They reportedly “fear” that rookie defensive end Derek Rivers… 276 more words

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Oakland Raiders Cornerback Sean Smith Faces Assault Charge

By MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oakland Raiders cornerback Sean Smith has been charged with beating his sister’s boyfriend last month, Los Angeles prosecutors said Thursday. 167 more words

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Tom Brady Took Notes At Special Teams Meeting On First Day Of Training Camp

BOSTON (CBS) — Tom Brady is a five-time Super Bowl champ, a four-time MVP of that big game, and looking poised to add another Lombardi Trophy to that ridiculous resume as he heads into his 18th NFL season. 182 more words

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