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Russell Wilson agrees to $140M US contract extension

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019
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Russell Wilson is sticking around with the Seattle Seahawks. He posted a video on social media early Tuesday saying, "Seattle, we got a deal," shortly after agreeing to a $140 million US, four-year extension with the Seahawks

Tom Brady’s 1st-ever tweet no laughing matter to Patriots fans

Monday, April 1st, 2019
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Tom Brady broke the internet with his first-ever tweet, deciding April 1 was a good time to announce his "retirement."

Patriots’ Rob Gronkowski announces retirement after 9 seasons

Sunday, March 24th, 2019

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski says he is retiring from the NFL after nine seasons. Gronkowski announced his decision via a post on Instagram Sunday, saying that a few months shy of his 30th birthday "it's time to move forward and move forward with a big smile."

Patriots owner apologizes in Florida prostitution case

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is apologizing after being charged in a Florida massage parlour prostitution investigation.

Prosecutors offer to drop prostitution charges against Patriots owner Kraft

Tuesday, March 19th, 2019

Florida prosecutors have offered a plea deal to New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and other men charged with paying for illicit sex at a massage parlour.

Browns’ Kareem Hunt suspended 8 games for kicking, pushing woman

Friday, March 15th, 2019

The NFL has suspended Browns running back Kareem Hunt for eight games after a video showed him kicking a woman and he was later involved in a fight at a resort.

Jets agree to sign Le’Veon Bell: reports

Tuesday, March 12th, 2019

A person with direct knowledge of the negotiations says the New York Jets and former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell have agreed on a deal.

Browns acquire Odell Beckham Jr. from Giants: reports

Tuesday, March 12th, 2019

Two people familiar with the blockbuster trade say the Cleveland Browns have agreed to acquire star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. from the New York Giants.

Big-money offers have big names moving around

Monday, March 11th, 2019
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Nick Foles is headed to Jacksonville, Landon Collins to Washington and Trent Brown to Oakland. The big-money offers for NFL free agents began Monday, two days before they can sign contracts.

Raiders acquire Antonio Brown from Steelers

Sunday, March 10th, 2019
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The Oakland Raiders agreed on a deal Saturday night to acquire prolific but disgruntled receiver Antonio Brown from the Pittsburgh Steelers and will give him the lucrative new contract he wanted.