Daily Archives: February 23, 2024

Rams, WR Demarcus Robinson agree to one-year deal worth $5 million, per report

[ad_1] Getty Images After an impressive season with the Los Angeles Rams, wide receiver Demarcus Robinson isn’t leaving Tinseltown. The veteran agreed to terms on a one-year deal worth $5 million to remain with the Rams, according to NFL Media. Robinson, according to Spotrac, signed a one-year, $1,165,000 contract with the Rams last offseason. In 16 games played, he caught 26 passes …

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Xavien Howard landing spots: Dolphins releasing one of NFL’s most productive corners at start of league year

[ad_1] The Miami Dolphins’ star-studded defensive backfield of four-time Pro Bowl cornerback Xavien Howard and seven-time Pro Bowl cornerback Jalen Ramsey is no more. The Dolphins informed Howard, who had three years remaining on his five-year, $90 million contract, that they’re releasing him at the start of the NFL’s new league year, CBS Sports HQ senior NFL insider Josina Anderson …

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Tennessee granted temporary injunction by federal judge as NCAA loses ability to enforce NIL policy

[ad_1] NCAA rules barring the use of NIL compensation in recruiting received a blow in federal court on Friday when a U.S. district judge granted a temporary injunction in a lawsuit stemming from NCAA violations investigation Tennessee. The injunction stops the NCAA from enforcing any rules relating to third-party negotiation on NIL compensation until a final decision is reached in …

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Rams agree to re-sign Demarcus Robinson to one-year deal

[ad_1] Demarcus Robinson is sticking around Los Angeles. Per Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, Robinson has agreed to a one-year, $5 million contract with the Rams for 2024. Robinson became a key contributor for Los Angeles’ offense in the second half of the 2023 season. He finished the year with 26 catches for 371 yards with four touchdowns. He also …

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NCAA can no longer enforce NIL rules after federal judge grants injunction

[ad_1] The NCAA has lost the authority to enforce any rules on name, image and likeness compensation for student-athletes, for now and potentially for good. Federal judge Clifton Corker granted a preliminary injunction suspending the NCAA’s NIL rules as part of the lawsuit brought by the attorneys general of Tennessee and Virginia against the organization, according to Adam Sparks of …

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Report: Cowboys hire Cristian Garcia as a defensive quality control coach

[ad_1] The Cowboys have hired Cristian Garcia as a defensive quality control coach, Michael Gehlken of the Dallas Morning News reports. He will help returning Cowboys defensive backs coach Al Harris with the secondary, per Gehlken. Garcia ended last season as the Commanders’ interim defensive backs coach after changes to Ron Rivera’s defensive staff. Garcia worked with new Cowboys defensive …

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4-star CB Dawayne Galloway includes Georgia among top schools

[ad_1] Georgia football is in the running for four-star cornerback recruit Dawayne Galloway out of Marion-Franklin High School in Columbus, Ohio. Galloway is one of the top cornerbacks in the 2025 class. Standing 6-foot-1, 175 pounds, Galloway is one of the most physically-gifted players at the position. He’s also a track star, logging a 100-meter time of 10.42 as a …

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Ohio State football gets a crystal ball pick for Florida 2025 edge rusher

[ad_1] Ohio State football is already in the mix for some 2025 elite defensive ends, and currently has a commit from Zahir Mathis. Another big time prospect could be joining him in Florida’s London Merritt. The 6-foot, 3-inch and 235-pound edge rusher was crystal balled to the Buckeyes by 247Sports Director of Football Recruiting, Steve Wiltfong. It is the first …

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NFL increases 2024 salary cap to $255.4M in historic spike

[ad_1] NFL increases 2024 salary cap to $255.4M in historic spike originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area NFL teams will have some extra money to spend this season. The league announced that its 2024 salary cap will be $255.4 million per team next season. The number marks a $30-plus million jump from the 2023 salary cap, which was $224.8 …

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5 recruits Alabama would like to flip in the 2025 recruiting class

[ad_1] Alabama has recruited at an elite level year in and year out. With a new coaching staff, there lies some uncertainty on the recruiting trail. Crimson Tide head coach Kalen DeBoer has worked effortlessly to assemble a coaching staff with prominent recruiters. There seems to be some promise with the new coaching staff. The program’s general manager Courtney Morgan …

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Marvin Lewis, Joe Philbin part of Antonio Pierce’s first Raiders staff

[ad_1] As Antonio Pierce prepares for his first season as the Las Vegas Raiders’ full-time coach, he is counting on two experienced former head coaches to help guide him. The Raiders announced their full staff Friday, and former Cincinnati Bengals coach Marvin Lewis is the assistant head coach and ex-Miami Dolphins coach Joe Philbin is the senior offensive assistant. Lewis …

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Steelers release Mason Cole – Yahoo Sports

[ad_1] The Steelers have moved on from one of their key offensive linemen. Pittsburgh announced on Friday that the club has released starting center Mason Cole. Cole, 28, had served as Pittsburgh’s starting center for each of the last two seasons. He played 100 percent of the team’s offensive snaps in 2023. The Steelers signed Cole to a three-year deal …

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Brock Bowers goes in second half of first round in 2024 NFL mock draft

[ad_1] Georgia Bulldogs star tight end Brock Bowers is projected to fall out of the top-15 picks in the 2024 NFL draft according to Daniel Jeremiah’s latest mock draft. Jeremiah has a pair of Georgia players going in the first-round of his mock draft, but he has both Dawgs going later than what most are projecting. Jeremiah predicts that Brock …

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