Weekend roundup: Oakland Raiders

Weekend roundup: Oakland Raiders

Marshall Newhouse heaps serious praise on Derek Carr The hype surrounding the Oakland Raiders is only growing as training camp rolls on. While we’re only through two days, there’s been some great play from … Bigger Amari Cooper is better for Raiders The Oakland Raiders wide receiver Amari Cooper (89) and wide receiver Ishmael Zamora (8) prepare for conditioning drills during […]

Health is Randall Cobb’s number one priority in 2017

Health is Randall Cobb’s number one priority in 2017

Green Bay Packers wide receiver knows time is against him as he enters his seventh season in the NFL. Now back from injury and fully healthy for camp, he’s planning to hopefully stay that way throughout the upcoming season. “It’d be great,” he said, per ESPN’s Rob Demovsky. “I think the last time that happened […]

Amari Cooper looking for more deep balls in 2017

Amari Cooper looking for more deep balls in 2017

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Amari Cooper has built up some size and strength in the offseason, something he feels will make him even faster and stronger to go deep a lot more in the coming 2017 season… Cooper, currently at 217 lbs, plans to shed a little during camp. “I definitely would love for my quarterback […]

Holding out the last thing on Odell Beckham’s mind

Holding out the last thing on Odell Beckham’s mind

Odell Beckham Jr. is taking a different approach in his want for a better deal, while others in similar situations prefer the ‘hold out’ route… “I don’t have time [to hold out],” Beckham said Friday, per ESPN. “I’m 24 years old. I’m trying to play football until I can’t play football anymore. I can’t get […]

Joe Flacco thinks Kaepernick would have a place in Baltimore

Joe Flacco thinks Kaepernick would have a place in Baltimore

Obviously, Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco isn’t pushing the idea of former 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick in any starter role with his team, but he feels the much-maligned Kap would be welcome in Baltimore. “I would like to see Colin get back in [the NFL] and, at some point, maybe get another shot [to be […]

Training camp cut watch: WR Sammie Coates

Training camp cut watch: WR Sammie Coates

NFL.com comprised its list of 13 potential surprise training camp casualties, including Pittsburgh Steelers WR Sammie Coates, falling in at No. 10 on the list: Gregg Rosenthal: ‘A year ago at this time, Coates was expected to fill the shoes of Martavis Bryant as the team’s prime deep threat. Coates did so with 21 catches […]

Training camp cut watch: RB Dion Lewis

Training camp cut watch: RB Dion Lewis

NFL.com comprised its list of 13 potential surprise training camp casualties, including New England Patriots RB Dion Lewis, falling in at No. 7 on the list: Gregg Rosenthal: ‘For seven brilliant games in 2015, Lewis was as dynamic as any running back to play behind Tom Brady since Corey Dillon blessed Foxborough. Since then, Lewis has […]