Rob Gronkowski was reportedly almost traded to the Detroit Lions

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was nearly dealt to the Detroit Lions the week before the 2018 NFL Draft, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Sunday morning. According to Schefter, the Patriots and Lions almost completed “a blockbuster trade” involving Gronkowski. Other players included in the deal were not identified. Schefter corroborated an NFL Network report from earlier …

Derek Carr, Raiders must stretch field with deep pass attempts

Updated September 23, 2018 – 8:06 am MIAMI The suggestions began in March, when the Raiders kept signing older and, often, slower veterans as those expected to help quarterback Derek Carr consistently move the ball downfield: In a modern-day NFL, in which schemes are spread over several zip codes, it was thought Jon Gruden was …

Iowa RB Young following in Dayne's footsteps

Iowa running back Toren Young (28) maneuvers between two Iowa State defenders during their game at Kinnick Stadium. The sophomore has averaged 5.4 yards per carry through the first three games. Andy Abeyta, Lee News Network FANTH CURRY – Ad from 2018-09-22

Arsenal 0-0 Everton, LIVE: Latest score and updates as Pierre-Emerick

15:03 Those two team line-ups in full Arsenal: Cech; Bellerin, Mustafi, Papastathopoulos, Monreal; Torreira, Xhaka; Ozil, Ramsey, Aubameyang; LacazetteSubstitutes: Leno (GK); Elneny, Lichtsteiner, Holding, Iwobi, Welbeck, Guendouzi Everton: Pickford; Kenny, Keane, Zouma, Digne; Gueye, Davies; Walcott, Sigurdsson, Richarlison; Calvert-LewinSubstitutes: Stekelenburg (GK); Holgate, Baines, Tosun, Schneiderlin, Bernard, Lookman Referee: Jonathan Moss (County Durham) Michael Keane and …

San Francisco 49ers vs. Kansas City Chiefs: Prediction, preview, time, TV

Through the first two weeks of the 2018 season, it would be difficult to argue that anybody other than Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes is the NFL MVP. Mahomes has been electric, throwing 10 touchdown passes to lead the Chiefs to two victories, and he does not really look like he can be stopped …

Bills Today: How Bills defensive play-caller is impacting Vikings' game plan

1 – How Bills defensive play-caller is impacting Vikings’ game plan Head coach Sean McDermott took over defensive play-calling duties midway through Buffalo’s Week 2 contest with the Los Angeles Chargers. The change seemingly sparked the Bills’ defensive unit, as they limited the Chargers to just 65 offensive yards throughout the rest of the game. …

Hawkeye gameday: Wisconsin

WEEK 4: 7:30 P.M., KINNICK STADIUM TV: KLJB RADIO: WOC (1420 AM) LINE: Wisconsin by 3.5 SERIES: Wisconsin 46-43-2 FIVE THINGS TO WATCH Jonathan Taylor’s feet: Big Ten rushing leader Jonathan Taylor takes the field for the first time at Kinnick Stadium. The 5-foot-11, 221-pound sophomore averages 171.7 yards per game on the ground, two …