Dallas Cowboys TE Dalton Schultz says healthy Dak Prescott is important to team’s offseason development

FRISCO, Texas — A year ago, Dak Prescott was in the midst of rigorous rehab following a compound fracture and dislocation in his right ankle suffered in Week 5 of the 2020 season. As the Dallas Cowboys’ offseason program officially began on Monday, Prescott already has a lot of work to do with its talented … Read more

Washington commanders strongly deny financial misconduct in letter to Federal Trade Commission

Washington commanders strongly disputed the allegations of financial irregularities in a letter to the Federal Trade Commission on Monday, outlining why there should not be an investigation by the government institution. The 22-page letter, written by team attorney Jordan Siev and addressed to FTC Chairwoman Lina M. Khan and obtained by ESPN, refuted claims by … Read more

Deebo Samuel, AJ Brown and Terry McLaurin to skip field work during offseason programs amid pressure for new contracts, sources say

In an offseason that has seen record wide receiver contracts, three of the NFL’s top young players at the position are seeking their own offers. Sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter that 49ers star Deebo Samuel, Titans wide receiver AJ Brown and Commanders wide receiver Terry McLaurin are all seeking new contracts and shouldn’t be involved … Read more

NFL Draft 2022 – The All-Outlier Prospect Team, including the tallest, shortest and most unique players in the class

As NFL Draft prospects are subjected to analysis each year, the numbers keep coming up: how tall, how high, how long, how long, how fast, how slow, and so on. But there are always a few who force a double take because their numbers are incredibly rare or they’ve played the game way beyond what … Read more

The WNBA, NBA and MLS Lead American Sports in Diverse, Fair and Inclusive Hiring

Editor’s Note: Richard Lapchick is a human rights activist, racial equality pioneer, sports expert, scholar and author. Over the past two years we have witnessed seismic shifts in the world following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic and then the racial reckoning that began after the murder of George Floyd. And now the war in … Read more

2022 NFL Draft – Mel Kiper, Todd McShay, Jordan Reid and Matt Miller duel draft 10-player superteams of top prospects

Four NFL Draft analysts, 10 rounds, 40 overall picks: Mel Kiper Jr., Todd McShay, Jordan Reid and Matt Miller went head-to-head to draft their own top prospect superteams of 2022. For the full draft — and the accompanying debates – in this case, check out the latest edition of First Draft. The rules? Kiper, McShay, … Read more

WR Drake London, potential top-10 pick in NFL Draft, feels ‘stronger, faster’, but doesn’t run 40 on pro day

2:27 PM ET Paolo UggettiESPN Potential NFL top-10 draft pick Drake London didn’t run the 40-yard dash on his official pro day Friday morning. London, who broke his ankle in late October last year, participated in a handful of cone drills and situational passing routes with several NFL scouts at USC. “Everyone has six to … Read more

Indianapolis Colts sign CB Stephon Gilmore to two-year, $23 million deal, source says

The Indianapolis Colts are signing cornerback Stephon Gilmore to a two-year, $23 million deal with $14 million guaranteed, a source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Gilmore becomes the Colts’ second veteran secondary addition this week, after Indianapolis signed safety Rodney McLeod on Thursday. The cornerback was a need for the Colts after trading starter Rock Ya-Sin … Read more

Offseason wins, concerns and NFL draft predictions for Bears, Lions, Packers and Vikings

6:00 AM ET NFL NationESPN The balance of power in the NFC North was on the line after the 2021 season as Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers pondered his future: Would he return to Green Bay, retire, or try to force a trade? Without Rodgers, the Minnesota Vikings likely would have entered the season … Read more