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PFT’s 2020 NFC 53-man roster cuts tracker

PFT’s 2020 NFC 53-man roster cuts tracker

[Editor’s note: We’re keeping track of the moves as NFC teams make them this weekend, as they have to get to their 53-man roster limit by Saturday at 4 p.m. Check back throughout the weekend, as we’ll update throughout.] Dallas Released safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix. Waived […]

Couple of teams already have inquired about Adrian Peterson

Couple of teams already have inquired about Adrian Peterson

In 2018, running back Adrian Peterson didn’t sign with Washington until late August. He still had more than 1,000 rushing yards that season. In 2020, Washington has sent Peterson packing the day before the mandatory reduction of the roster to 53. It will make it […]

Which playoff teams from 2019 are most likely to not make it back in 2020?

Which playoff teams from 2019 are most likely to not make it back in 2020?

Ever since the playoffs expanded to 12 teams in 1990, a trend has emerged and endured regarding playoff turnover. Roughly half of the teams that make it in a given year don’t make it back the next year. So […]

CFL quarterback opting out, in hopes of another NFL chance

CFL quarterback opting out, in hopes of another NFL chance

After canceling their season because of COVID-19, the CFL is allowing players to opt out of their contracts, and one of their top quarterbacks is doing so. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, Toronto quarterback McLeod Bethel-Thompson is opting out. Bethel-Thompson threw for 4,024 […]

Which teams are best situated if their coaches test positive?

Which teams are best situated if their coaches test positive?

As the positive COVID-19 test for Eagles coach Doug Peterson shows, any NFL head coach can be rendered unavailable at a moment’s notice in 2020. So which teams are in the best shape to withstand the sudden availability of their head coach? That was […]

Several teams in rough cap shape in 2021

Several teams in rough cap shape in 2021

The NFL salary cap usually grows each year. Next year, it’s expected to shrink. And some teams are going to feel the pinch. Friday’s agreement between the NFL and NFL Players Association guarantees that the salary cap won’t drop any lower than $175 million, but even […]

“OL Masterminds Summit” proceeds in Texas this weekend

“OL Masterminds Summit” proceeds in Texas this weekend

They’re calling it the “OL Masterminds Summit.” The litmus test as to whether the individuals participating are truly “masterminds” is whether they’ll realize that they shouldn’t attend. Michael Gehlken of the Dallas Morning News explains that the event, featuring 50 offensive lineman, will proceed as scheduled […]

Not many NFL players have received a 10-year (or more) contract

Not many NFL players have received a 10-year (or more) contract

Not many players have received contracts of 10 years or more. Patrick Mahomes has, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. Contract details have not leaked on the new deal for the Chiefs quarterback yet. But both the amount of money and the number of […]

Check out our post-draft #PFTPM interview series

Check out our post-draft #PFTPM interview series

Over the past couple of weeks, the #PFTPM podcast has generated extended interviews with various team decision-makers in the wake of the 2020 draft. If you’ve missed them, here’s your chance to catch up. Just click the link and click the accompanying videos to see (via Zoom) […]

Joe Burrow and Baker Mayfield headline Thursday night in Week Two

Joe Burrow and Baker Mayfield headline Thursday night in Week Two

First overall pick Joe Burrow will be making his first Thursday night appearance in Week Two of the regular season if all goes according to plan. The Bengals are set to be in Cleveland as the Thursday Night Football slate gets underway. Baker […]