Report: Peyton Manning could get up to $10 million per year from FOX or ESPN

Twenty years ago, as a rookie quarterback in the NFL, Peyton Manning signed a contract that paid him $8 million per year. Soon, he could be making 25 percent more than that as a rookie broadcaster. Michael McCarthy of SportingNews.com reports that ESPN and FOX are prepared to pay Manning up to $10 million per […]

The Giants will be trying something different with Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie this season.

Rodgers-Cromartie has spent his 10-year NFL career as a cornerback, but year No. 11 will see him taking on a new position. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reported Saturday that Rodgers-Cromartie will be moving to safety. Rodgers-Cromartie confirmed he’ll be on the move and told his colleague Kimberly Jones that all I need is a […]

Getting to the bottom of the Lamar Jackson wideout workout request

NFL teams asked Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson to work out as a receiver. Unless they didn’t. PFT has uncovered the final answer: Both. So there it is. No team directly asked Jackson to work out as a receiver, but at least one team made a request that was communicated on a second-hand basis to Jackson, […]

Former Nets coach taking Alabama to new heights

It sounds impossible because it seems impossible: Alabama basketball once was better than Alabama football. In the early years of the 21st Century, while Mike Shula was struggling to put together winning seasons with one of the most storied programs in the nation, Mark Gottfried was treating the largely indifferent Tuscaloosa campus to five straight […]

Report: Seahawks to cut Richard Sherman today

It seemed obvious that something was up with Richard Sherman the other day, when he was telling his teammates goodbye. Now, the inevitable end has come. As far as the rules devaluing kickoff returners, that’s true. But the Patriots do a better job of that against guys like Patterson than a lot of other teams […]

Cavaliers shake up starting lineup, JR Smith to come off bench for second time this season

Korver, who will turn 37 this weekend, will make his second start with the Cavs since being acquired last season. Hood is averaging 10.2 points on 41.1 percent shooting from the floor and 32.5 percent shooting from 3 in 11 games with the Cavs (four starts). He averaged 16.8 points on 42.5 percent shooting overall […]

Flames in need of win over rival Oilers

The Calgary Flames don’t have far to look for motivating factors heading into their home game against the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night. On the heels of a disappointing 5-2 loss to the New York Islanders at the Scotiabank Saddledome on Sunday, the Flames need to start stringing together wins to get back into the […]

We don’t have much precedent for this situation: An upper-level quarterback available on the open market in the prime of his career.

Cousins will get at least one offer that would make him the NFL’s highest-paid player, at least for now, and could approach an average of $30 million annually. — Seifert Brees has the Saints in a tough spot. They couldn’t use the franchise tag, per the terms of his expiring contract, and would have an […]

Kings back in playoff position with 3-0 win over Canucks

Pearson put the Kings ahead 3-0 with his 13th goal at 10:53 of the third, waiting out Nilsson until the goalie was on his knees and had left an open net. It was Pearson’s third goal in five games following a stretch of 15 without one. The Kings are 7-4-1 in the first game of […]