Commanders could look to Sam Howell as QB of the future

Image: Getty Images Entering his junior season at Chapel Hill, Sam Howell had NFL Draft experts salivating. He and Spencer Rattler were thought to be the franchise-changing quarterbacks of the 2022 class. quickly How they both fell out of favor. Rattler lost his starting job at Oklahoma and transferred to South Carolina to re-establish his … Read more

Steelers Diontae Johnson worth more than a $36.71 extension

Diontae Johnson’s new contract extension doesn’t do his production justice.photo: AP The last of the star wideouts holding out (or in) during contract negotiations, Diontae Johnson finally came to an agreeable contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers. For Johnson to hold out longer than the likes of Deebo Samuel and DK Metcalf, it must have been … Read more

DK Metcalf is worth every penny of his new contract

DK Metcalf got his payday, and he deserved it. photo: AP Fourth-year wide receiver DK Metcalf is a pretty polarizing player. Depending on who you ask, Metcalf is either a top-tier talent with elite physical attributes or a deep threat who wouldn’t be able to carry a passing attack without Tyler Lockett on the opposite … Read more

Commanders, Seahawks, Browns, Panthers all with new quarterbacks

Carson Wentz is back in the NFC Eastphoto: AP The quarterback troubles from the nation’s capital have been well documented. No starter has manned the team for a majority of its games for more than three seasons in a row since Mark Rypien, who quarterbacked Washington from 1989-93. Since the start of the 2018 season, … Read more

NFL News Roundup: Mayfield lands in Carolina, McLaurin wanted to remain in Washington and more

The NFL exploded with news today. After the July 4 festivities, it was relatively quiet, but not anymore. The NFL is one of the biggest sporting leagues on the planet and when a league is as big as it is, news flows in abundance. With training camp due to start for all 32 NFL teams … Read more

Wide receivers getting huge paydays in NFL

Cooper Kupp is part of the new breed of high-paid receivers.Image: Getty Images There are currently 12 wide receivers in the NFL with contracts that earn them an average annual value of $20 million or more. Nine of those contracts — Chris Godwin, DJ Moore, Cooper Kupp, Davante Adams, Tyreek Hill, Mike Williams, AJ Brown, … Read more

Terry McLaurin gets a new contract from Washington

Terry McLaurin secured the well-deserved bag in Washington.Image: Getty Images For once, the Washington Commanders chose competence. It’s not a common occurrence for franchises whose owners are being accused of dodging a subpoena from the United States Congress. With both their home stadium and reputation crumbling by the day, one smart decision was staring them … Read more

Deebo Samuel, A.J. Brown and Terry McLaurin want, and deserve, new contracts

(From l.) Deebo Samuel, AJ Brown, Terry McLaurinillustration: Getty Images It is mid-April, which means the NFL Draft is a couple of weeks away, OTAs are around the corner, and Week 1 is a mere five months away. Besides the draft, most teams have made their major offseason moves. Several record-breaking contracts have been signed … Read more