Add J.J. Watt to the list of players cashing in with big money extensions ahead of the season. According to a report from ESPN, Watt and the Houston Texans agreed to a six-year, $100 million contract with more than $51 million guaranteed, making him the highest paid defensive player in the league. Full Story.(Photo: Thomas B. Shea/Getty Images)
Star tight end Rob Gronkowski stood in front of his Gillette Stadium locker Monday and announced he will be playing in the New England Patriots' opener at Miami this Sunday. Meanwhile, the news hardly caught the Dolphins by surprise. Full Story.
None of the quarterbacks taken in the first round of May's draft will start for their team to open the season, but a second-rounder will. Originally reported by Fox Sports' Jay Glazer, the Oakland Raiders will start Derek Carr ahead of Matt Schaub Week 1 against the New York Jets. Full Story.
Dallas Cowboys owner/GM Jerry Jones is in trouble. Just how much trouble remains to be seen. According to a report, Vikings running back Adrian Peterson called Jones and told him he would love to play for the Cowboys. That's tampering. More...
TSN football analyst Chris Schultz has broken down all the teams in each division in the NFL leading up to the regular season. Now he's taking a crack at predicting the post-season. More...