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Dolphins Trade Quinn to Cowboys

While the Dallas Cowboys are trying to work out a long-term deal with franchise player DeMarcus Lawrence, they acquired another pass-rusher today, trading for defensive end Robert Quinn, formerly of the Miami Dolphins.

8 comments, Last at 09 Apr 2019, 1:17pm by Richie

NFL Makes Pass Interference Non-Calls Reviewable

The NFL owners voted on Tuesday evening to approve a rule proposal that allows for offensive and defensive pass interference, including non-calls, to be subject to review.

34 comments, Last at 04 Apr 2019, 12:00pm by sbond101

Rob Gronkowski Retires

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski announced his retirement via Instagram on Sunday afternoon.

105 comments, Last at 03 Apr 2019, 2:32pm by Pat

Who is Jameis Winston? We Still Don't Know.

Advanced analysis of the maddening, inconsistent Jameis Winston from Thomas Bassinger at the Tampa Bay Times serves as a bit of a preview of two things coming up from Football Outsiders. First, there's some results in here from the 2018 edition of John Kinsley's Deep Ball Project, which we'll be running soon as a guest column. Second, Bassinger himself is going to be part of Football Outsiders Almanac 2019, taking on the Atlanta and Tampa Bay chapters for us.

1 comment, Last at 01 Apr 2019, 8:31am by Bobikus

Dolphins Sign Ryan Fitzpatrick

It's St. Patrick's Day, so it's only appropriate that the Miami Dolphins have signed quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick to a deal that will pay him a lot of green.

22 comments, Last at 22 Mar 2019, 12:35pm by Mountain Time ---- formerly Ninjalectual

NFL Suspends Kareem Hunt for Eight Games

The NFL has suspended Cleveland Browns running back Kareem Hunt for the first eight games of the 2019 season for violating the league's personal-conduct policy.

7 comments, Last at 25 Mar 2019, 10:15pm by herewegobrowniesherewego

Dolphins Trade Tannehill to Titans

The Miami Dolphins have traded quarterback to Ryan Tannehill to the Tennessee Titans for draft picks.

21 comments, Last at 17 Mar 2019, 7:45pm by MC2

Giants Trading Beckham to Browns

As first reported by Mike Garafolo of the NFL Network and confirmed by ESPN's Adam Schefter, the New York Giants have agreed to trade wide receiver Odell Beckham to the Cleveland Browns.

Schefter soon weighed in with the compensation:

57 comments, Last at 18 Mar 2019, 4:05pm by CaffeineMan
2019 Free Agency Discussion
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2019 Free Agency Discussion

This is our open thread to discuss all the free agent movement, trades, cuts, and other news for the first few days of free agency, starting with the "legal tampering period" that begins at noon Eastern on March 11. (Click to read more.)

133 comments, Last at 18 Mar 2019, 8:48am by Mr Shush

Steelers Trading Brown to Raiders

It was after midnight on Saturday night on the East Coast when the news broke. After a week full of on-again, off-again rumors and a deal with Buffalo that was apparently nixed at the last minute, the Pittsburgh Steelers have reportedly agreed to trade wide receiver Antonio Brown to the Oakland Raiders. In return, the Steelers will receive two picks -- third- and fifth-rounders -- in this year's draft.

55 comments, Last at 23 Mar 2019, 9:21pm by jackiel