Source: Redskins get former Eagles corner Darby

The Washington Redskins, who have already unloaded their top two corners from last season, turned to a division rival to help fill a void, signing veteran Ronald Darby, a source told ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler. Darby signed a one-year deal worth $4 million. The Redskins cut Josh Norman before free agency and traded corner Quinton Dunbar. Darby won’t automatically replace one […]

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Kansas City Chiefs’ Demarcus Robinson extends contract, according to reports

Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Demarcus Robinson is signing a one-year contract to remain with the team, multiple media outlets reported Saturday. NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero reported that Robinson will receive a guaranteed $2.3m (£1.85m). Robinson’s production has steadily increased during his three seasons with the Chiefs. His catches (32) and receiving yards (449) in 2019 served as career highs, […]

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Jarrett Stidham can handle pressure of succeeding Tom Brady, one of his ex-coaches says

Given he has worked with Patrick Mahomes, Baker Mayfield, Kyler Murray and Johnny Manziel, it takes a lot to make Kliff Kingsbury’s jaw drop in amazement. Yet on a Thursday night in September 2014 he watched in disbelief from the back of the end zone at Memorial Stadium in Stephenville, Texas, as high schooler — and future New England Patriot — Jarrett Stidham delivered […]

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Chiefs re-signing WR Demarcus Robinson to 1-year deal

One of the top free agents still available is staying put with the Super Bowl champs. The Kansas City Chiefs are re-signing receiver Demarcus Robinson to a one-year contract, NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero reported Saturday. Robinson will earn around $2.3 million fully guaranteed, the maximum allowed to qualify for the new veteran salary benefit under the new CBA, Pelissero added. […]

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‘Madden NFL Invitational’ featuring Michael Vick and current, former players will provide coronavirus relief

Anyone who played Madden NFL 2004, the one with Michael Vick on the cover, remembers how unstoppable the then-Atlanta Falcons quarterback was in that game.  Sixteen years later, Vick will play Madden NFL 20 — not as himself, unfortunately, but for a good cause. He will be among several current and ex-NFL players participating in Fox Sports' inaugural "Esports Madden NFL Invitational" […]

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Online push-up parties, virtual tours: College football coaches get creative in spring coronavirus shutdown

Minnesota football coach P.J. Fleck and members of the university's athletics department began laying out potential road maps last month for how to manage the seemingly inevitable spread of the coronavirus, with "plans for the plans," Fleck said, for predicting how COVID-19 would wreak havoc on college football's offseason. One question dominated the conversations: How can we prepare for this? […]

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