It's time for some of those men on the franchise tag to sign last-minute long-term contracts, and we'll start with Kansas City's great defensive tackle Chris Jones. Jones has agreed to a four-year, $80-million contract that includes $37 million at signing and $60 million guaranteed for injury.
Well, it's official. Washington announced they have retired the Redskins name and logo. No word yet on what the new name will be, as it is apparently tied up in some sort of trademark legislation. Which means someone else beat Daniel Snyder to the trademark.
Patrick Mahomes turns 25 in September. He has already won a Super Bowl and an MVP award. The Chiefs have made sure that any other awards he wins in the next ten years will come in a Kansas City uniform.
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Let the cancellations begin. The Hall of Fame game between Pittsburgh and Dallas has been cancelled, and the Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be postponed until next year. Some people believe the preseason will be shaved down to just two games per team.
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The Detroit Lions have announced that Martha Firestone Ford, who took over after William Clay Ford Sr. died in 2014, has stepped down as the principal owner of the team. Sheila Ford Hamp will succeed her mother as the club's principal owner and chairman.