6:01 a.m.: Josh Jacobs ahs a reasonable franchise-tag number.
The NFL informed teams of the 2023 franchise tag numbers today. And here they are …— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) January 30, 2023
11:53 a.m.: AJ Cole was announced to the Pro Bowl, with Tommy Townsend going to the Super Bowl.
7:13 a.m.: There is one less team standing in the way of the Raiders and Tom Brady.
Even if Tom Brady were to return for the 2023 season, the Dolphins are not expected to pursue the QB they were linked to last year, per sources. Miami is committed to Tua Tagovailoa.https://t.co/HmPec8z38X— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 29, 2023
12:59 p.m.: Here is ESPN’s coverage of all of the Pro Bowl events in Las Vegas.
7:27 a.m.: Maxx Crosby and Josh Jacobs are not finalists for top NLl awards, despite both having strong seasons.
Nick Bosa, Chris Jones, Micah Parsons finalists for AP defensive player of the year. https://t.co/9k2508W5XV— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) January 25, 2023
Justin Jefferson, Jalen Hurts, Patrick Mahomes are AP offensive player of the year finalists. https://t.co/GQuWFYTXgu— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) January 25, 2023
1:02 p.m.: Teams are reportedly thinking the Raiders could make Darren Waller and Hunter Renfrow available.
Teams around the league expect the #Raiders to aggressively tweak their roster and that includes Josh McDaniels and GM Dave Ziegler getting "their own guys." while moving on from team veterans— Dov Kleiman (@NFL_DovKleiman) January 24, 2023
NFL Teams will keep an eye on TE Darren Waller and WR Hunter Renfrow, per @JFowlerESPN pic.twitter.com/mThMQWuXOF
8:32 a.m.: The NFL had an incremental win in Jon Gruden’s lawsuit against the league.
BREAKING: Nevada Supreme Court has granted the NFL's and Roger Goodell's motion to stay Jon Gruden's lawsuit pending the resolution of their appeal of the district court’s denial of their motion to compel arbitration. No discovery while the case is on appeal. pic.twitter.com/duM3GVcfGI— Daniel Wallach (@WALLACHLEGAL) January 24, 2023
7:10 a.m.: Davante Adams’ court date in Kansas City, stemming from pushing a camera man on the field in October, has been pushed back to June. He could also face NFL punishment.
8:32 a.m.: Raiders’ tight end Darren Waller is a finalist for a special award.
The NFL Players Association announced five finalists for the 2023 NFLPA Alan Page Community Award: Damar Hamlin, Jonathan Jones, Charles Leno Jr., Darren Waller and Devin White.— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) January 20, 2023
Each will receive a $10,000 donation from the NFLPA for his foundation or charity of choice.
7:02 a.m.: Could Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski be a package deal for the Las Vegas Raiders?
Rob Gronkowski called the #Buccaneers at Thanksgiving to tell them he's "bored" and wanted to return to the NFL, as @NFLSTROUD reported in December— Dov Kleiman (@NFL_DovKleiman) January 18, 2023
He also said that next year, he'll consider returning for a full season
That could be a factor to where Brady lands this offseason pic.twitter.com/EPemnypCq0
7:42 a.m.: There will be some change in the AFC West.
The #Chargers fired offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi, sources tell me and @RapSheet.— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) January 17, 2023
A big move by Brandon Staley, who should have candidates lining up for a chance to work with Justin Herbert. pic.twitter.com/oUs3aHXTQM
7:06 a.m.: The Colts reportedly won’t trade for Derek Carr. That, of course, doesn’t mean they won’t pursue him if he’s released.
9:16 a.m.: Here are the Pro Bowl skills contests in Las Vegas.
8:15 a.m.: Davante Adams and Josh Jacobs made the NFLPA’s All-Pro team.
Here is the inaugural Players’ All-Pro Team, via the NFL Players Association: pic.twitter.com/KyeqjecgEG— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 11, 2023
10:01 a.m.: Davante Adams could face a similar punishment for his incident in Kansas City last October.
The NFL is still reviewing #Packers LB Quay Walker's actions Sunday night, but as of now, I'm told no suspension is expected.— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) January 10, 2023
Walker was flagged and ejected for shoving a #Lions athletic trainer. The loss eliminated GB, so no rush to make a ruling. But sounds like just a fine.
January 9 (46 years ago today, the Raiders won their first Super Bowl).
2:26 p.m.: The Raiders signed several players to future contract. Many of those players finished the season on the practice squad,
The #Raiders have signed the following players to Reserve/Future contracts:— Raiders PR (@RAIDERS_PR) January 9, 2023
2:07 p.m.: Maxx Crosby was voted by his teammates as the winner of the Commitment to Excellence award. He won it for the second straight year,
2:04 p.m.: Former Raiders’ offensive coordinator Todd Downing is out in Nashville.
9:20 a.m.: Nice work, Daniel Carlson.
#Raiders Daniel Calrson set NFL record with 11 field goals of 50+ yards this season, breaking the previous mark of 10 held by Brandon McManus (2020), Justin Tucker (2016) and Blair Walsh (2012)— Josh Dubow (@JoshDubowAP) January 9, 2023
2:23 p.m.: The Broncos are interested in bringing Sean Payton to the AFC West.
The Denver Broncos requested and received permission from the New Orleans Saints to interview Sean Payton for their head coach job, league sources tell ESPN.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 7, 2023
The NFL ruled that any in-person interview with Payton cannot be conducted until at least January 17, per sources.
January 6 (Happy 63rd birthday, Howie Long)
2:08 p.m.: It looks like Butker may not play Saturday.
The Chiefs have elevated practice squad WR Ihmir Smith-Marsette and K Matthew Wright for tomorrow’s game against the Raiders.— Field Yates (@FieldYates) January 6, 2023
2:07 p.m.: Some Raiders moves:
#Raiders roster moves:— Raiders PR (@RAIDERS_PR) January 6, 2023
- Activated #53 LB Austin Calitro and #14 WR Chris Lacy from the practice squad
10:01 a.m.: NFL owners approved the AFC playoff adjustments. The Chiefs will have the No. 1 seed in the playoffs with a win in Las Vegas on Sunday.
NFL owners approved the resolution modifying this year’s playoffs.— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) January 6, 2023
The possibility of a neutral-site AFC Championship Game, and a coin flip to determine where a Ravens-Bengals wild-card game would take place, depend in part on what happens in Week 18.
8:49 a.m.: There will be some cool Damar Hamlin tributes in Las Vegas and around the NFL this weekend.
In Week 18 the entire league will be supporting Damar Hamlin with:— Field Yates (@FieldYates) January 6, 2023
* A pre-game moment of support
* The "3" on the 30-yard lines can be outlined in paint
* All players will have pre-game warm-up shirts that say "Love for Damar 3"
* The Bills will wear a jersey patch with "3"
8:24 a.m.: The Chiefs may have a new kicker Saturday.
With K Harrison Butter questionable to play tomorrow against the Raiders, the Chiefs are signing K Matthew Wright to their practice squad, per source.— Field Yates (@FieldYates) January 6, 2023
Wright kicked in 2 games for KC and 4 games for the Steelers earlier this season.
3:24 p.m.: Running back Josh Jacobs has missed the last two practices with two injuries and “personal” listed as the reasons why. Also, linebacker Darien Butler has been ruled out for Saturday with a concussion.
6:52 p.m: DB Albert lewis who finished his career with the raiders is a finalist for hall of fame.
2:44 p.m.: Josh Jacobs didn’t practice Wednesday, but Jarrett Stidham and Davante Adams did.
12:44 p.m.: The Raiders will face Chiefs’ playmaker Mecole Hardman on Saturday.
Chiefs have activated WR Mecole Hardman from injured reserve.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 4, 2023
11:32 a.m.: A Chiefs’ injury update.
Chiefs' Wednesday quick injury rundown— Pete Sweeney (@pgsween) January 4, 2023
- Harrison Butker (back spasm) did not practice
- Andy Reid said the following players participated limitedly: WR Mecole Hardman (abdomen/groin), CB L'Jarius Sneed (hip), WR Skyy Moore (lacerated hand) and LG Joe Thuney (ankle)
10:02 a.m.: The Chiefs are getting healthier three days before playing the Raiders.
Some good news on the Chiefs’ injury front: CB L’Jarius Sneed joined WR Mecole Hardman and LG Joe Thuney at practice on Wednesday. WR Skyy Moore was holding a football as he wore a helmet but it was a little unclear how much he’ll do today.— Pete Sweeney (@pgsween) January 4, 2023
2:09 p.m.: Here is an estimated injury report for the Raiders, going into Saturday’s game against the Chiefs.
12:25 p.m.: Every NFL team has changed their Twitter avatar to honor Damar Hamlin.
9:31 a.m.: Raiders’ wide receiver Davante Adams paid his respects to Bills safety Damar Hamlin as he fights for his life after going into cardiac arrest in Cincinnati on Monday night. Meanwhile, the Raiders canceled their media press conferences for Tuesday out of respect to Hamlin.
Hard to sleep last night thinking about @HamlinIsland. I pray you shake back bro. Football is a game that has zero importance in comparison to that mans health. God please protect him— Davante Adams (@tae15adams) January 3, 2023
11:45 a.m.: Raiders’ rookie running back Zamir White is inactive wih an ankle injury again.