We’re now in the post-draft phase of free agency when NFL teams seek to fortify potential weak spots on their rosters that have not been adequately filled thus far in 2023. Many players can be signed and contribute in a big way, as was the case with cornerback James Bradberry last year when the Philadelphia […]
Best Fits For Top Remaining NFL Free Agents After 2023 Draft
The 2023 NFL Draft is over, but there’s still plenty of work for teams that have been through the first wave of the free-agent market. Some second-tier free agents signed after the initial start of free agency, but there are always players who can help a team left over after the first couple waves of […]
Kansas City Chiefs Add OT Donovan Smith on One-Year, $9M Deal
The Kansas City Chiefs fortified their offensive line on Wednesday, signing free agent tackle Donovan Smith to a one-year contract worth up to $9 million, NFL Media reported. Smith was released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on March 7 in a move to help the team get salary cap compliant before the new league year began […]
Steelers Acquire Help in Draft, Free Agency for QB Kenny Pickett
Charles Davis and Paul Burmeister talk about the great job the Pittsburgh Steelers did in the 2023 NFL Draft and in free agency in surrounding second-year QB Kenny Pickett with solid support.
Fifth-Year Option Declines Aren’t Always Bad News for NFL Players
Players who did not get their fifth-year options picked up should not fret. Ari Meirov points out that some players, including New York Giants quarterback Daniel Jones and Atlanta Falcons offensive tackle Kaleb McGary, got big pay raises from their teams after career-years.
2023 NFL Free Agency: Ranking the Top Players Still Available
Trackers: Contract Terms | Signings by Team | Original Top 150 | Grades Here is a look at the best free agents who remain available on the NFL’s open market: Note: All ages are calculated by how old the player will be at the kickoff of the 2023 NFL season on Sept. 7. Best Remaining Free […]
2023 NFL Fifth-Year Option Tracker for 2020 First-Round Picks
All players selected in the first round of the NFL draft sign four-year contracts with a team option for a fifth season. After the player finishes his third year in the league, clubs must decide if they want to exercise the option. Fifth-Year Option Deadline This year’s deadline for clubs to exercise the option was […]
Defensive Overhaul Makes Atlanta Falcons Contenders in NFC South
Friday’s signing of edge rusher Bud Dupree was the latest in a series of bold moves the Atlanta Falcons have made to shore up their defense. After adding safety Jessie Bates, lineman Calais Campbell and cornerback Jeff Okudah, former coaches Marvin Lewis and Mike Zimmer believe the Falcons have positioned themselves to contend in the […]
Odell Beckham Jr. Getting $15M Contract from Ravens Isn’t Surprising
The Baltimore Ravens made a big splash by signing Odell Beckham Jr. to a one-year, $15 million contract. Chris Johnson explains the player’s perspective and the “why” behind Beckham Jr.’s deal with the Ravens.
Odell Beckham Jr. Gives Ravens, Lamar Jackson No. 1 Wide Receiver
Trey Wingo believes Odell Beckham Jr. signed with the Baltimore Ravens in large part because he and Lamar Jackson have a chance to do something special in Baltimore.