HOUSTON, TX - JANUARY 09:  J.J. Watt #99 of the Houston Texans looks on during the AFC Wild Card Playoff game against the Kansas City Chiefs at NRG Stadium on January 9, 2016 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Thomas B. Shea/Getty Images)

JJ Watt, Pro Football Talk have odd exchange over Twitter beef

J.J. Watt was caught trying to attract attention to himself on social media ahead of Tuesday’s United States-Argentina Copa Centenario semifinal match, and Pro Football Talk’s Mike Florio called him out on it. Watt, who has said he tries to take the high road and attempts to stay out of the spotlight, tweeted a photo […]

HOUSTON, TX - OCTOBER 08: Arian Foster #23 of the Houston Texans looks on as the Texans play the Indianapolis Colts in the first quarter on October 8, 2015 at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Report: At least 3 teams have inquired about Arian Foster

Interest is starting to gain steam in free agent running back Arian Foster. According to ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler, Foster has been contacted by “at least” three teams in the recent days or weeks. The 29-year-old running back was released by the Houston Texans this offseason after playing in only four games during an injury plagued […]

OAKLAND, CA - DECEMBER 21:  Derek Carr #4 of the Oakland Raiders celebrates a touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Buffalo Bills at O.co Coliseum on December 21, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Five NFL teams that improved during the 2016 offseason

Rex Ryan can claim that the Bills are the NFL’s 2016 offseason champions, but since pads aren’t worn during the offseason, that hollow title is up for debate. Offseason activities across the league ended Thursday with 25 teams wrapping up their mandatory minicamps. The other seven teams finished last week. So now we can look back at free […]

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 28: Roger Goodell announces a draft pick during the 2016 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theater on April 28, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Roger Goodell jokes about ‘death’ after being hacked

The NFL’s Twitter account was hacked on Tuesday afternoon, and it was “reported” that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell had died. He didn’t, though. It didn’t take long for news to surface that the commish was alive and well, and that the league’s account had been hacked. Goodell was supposedly playing golf with HOF quarterback Jim […]

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 28:  NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University on April 28, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

NFL’s Twitter account hacked, fakes Roger Goodell’s death

Everyone’s getting hacked these days. Folks can no longer give an eye roll when an NFL player claims one of his social media accounts got hacked. Why? Tuesday it happened to the NFL in epic fashion. A prankster got ahold of the account one way or another and spoofed the death of commissioner Roger Goodell: […]

NEW ORLEANS, LA - NOVEMBER 01:  Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints reacts to a touchdown during the third quarter of a game against the New York Giants at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on November 1, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

Predicting the NFL’s next big contract extensions

Over the past week, Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Allen Hurns and Minnesota Vikings safety Harrison Smith cashed in with huge contract extensions. Hurns, a former undrafted free agent, signed a four-year, $40 million deal, while Smith became the league’s highest paid safety with a five-year, $51.2 million extension. The pair won’t be the last to sign […]

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JJ Watt plays bongo drums at Jimmy Buffett concert

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt is preparing for the upcoming NFL season by playing the bongo drums. No, really. Watt was at a Jimmy Buffett concert in Houston on Saturday night, and he was invited to join the iconic musician and the rest of his band on stage. He was given a huge honor […]

SAN JOSE, CA - FEBRUARY 01:   Brock Osweiler #17 of the Denver Broncos addresses the media at Super Bowl Opening Night Fueled by Gatorade at SAP Center on February 1, 2016 in San Jose, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Brock Osweiler not attending White House visit with Broncos

The Denver Broncos are visiting the White House next Monday to celebrate their Super Bowl win and ex-Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler was invited, but Osweiler said “thanks but no thanks.” Osweiler left the Broncos on the first day of free agency to go to the Houston Texans and is in the middle of OTAs with […]

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - DECEMBER 27: T.Y. Hilton #13 of the Indianapolis Colts is chased by Kelvin Sheppard #52 of the Miami Dolphins during the second quarter of the game at Sun Life Stadium on December 27, 2015 in Miami Gardens, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Eight takeaways from NFL OTAs

The 2016 NFL season is fast approaching and organized team activities are in full swing. Thirty-one teams held OTA sessions this week. The Rams begin theirs on May 31. These practices aren’t in pads, so there’s only so much that can be taken from them. But it’s the first time the rookies and veterans are […]

JACKSONVILLE, FL - OCTOBER 18:  DeAndre Hopkins #10 of the Houston Texans attempts a reception during the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field on October 18, 2015 in Jacksonville, Florida.  (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Report: DeAndre Hopkins signs multi-year deal with adidas

Houston Texans receiver DeAndre Hopkins signed a multi-year deal with adidas on Tuesday, as reported by the Houston Chronicle‘s Matt Young. Hopkins will be the face of adidas Football’s adizero franchise, which the company promotes as the lightest cleat in the industry. Hopkins will be featured in a variety of adidas Football marketing campaigns and […]

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Here’s J.J. Watt’s new personal logo

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt has a brand new logo, which he plans to use within his Reebok campaign “Hunt greatness.” Watt posted the image on his verified Instagram account: My logo. My vision. My goals. #HuntGreatness A photo posted by JJ Watt (@justinjames99) on May 22, 2016 at 6:28pm PDT According to ESPN’s […]

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 01:  Laquon Treadwell #1 of the Mississippi Rebels celebrates scoring a 14-yard touchdown against the Oklahoma State Cowboys during the fourth quarter of the Allstate Sugar Bowl at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 1, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

Eight rookies to watch during OTAs

Organized team activities, commonly known as OTAs, begin in earnest this week in the NFL. Each team is allowed 10 OTA sessions. The Cardinals, Browns, Colts, Eagles and 49ers began their OTAs last week and 26 teams begin theirs this week. The Rams start their OTAs on May 31. Rookies have had their orientation at rookie […]

DENVER, CO - JANUARY 24:  Quarterback Brock Osweiler #17 of the Denver Broncos warms up before the AFC Championship game against the New England Patriots at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 24, 2016 in Denver, Colorado. The Broncos defeated the Patriots 20-18.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Brock Osweiler: ‘No grudge’ between QB and Broncos

New Houston Texans quarterback Brock Osweiler is attempting to put to bed the idea that he is bitter toward the Denver Broncos. “There is no grudge,” Osweiler said, via MMQB. “I have tremendous respect for coach Gary Kubiak. I love that guy. In fact, I talked to him last weekend. He is a tremendous person, and […]

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