The Raiders face a highly uncertain stadium situation with their lease in Oakland expiring after the season and the team no longer interested in going year-to-year there. League sources said the NFL now believes the Raiders could generate $2B or more if sold, and, selling the team remains the most likely path for a move to Los Angeles.
Until the past week or so, few new what the NFL's Exempt/Commissioner's Permission List was. But with the Adrian Peterson and Greg Hardy cases bringing the roster exemption to the fore, here's a more detailed explanation.
Star defensive tackles Ndamukong Suh and Gerald McCoy always will be linked together as the second and third overall picks of the 2010 NFL Draft, the last under the old collective bargaining agreement. Though, with both nearing the end of their massive rookie contracts, where each ends up could be quite different.
Ray Rice is painted as a pillar of the community in letters the district attorney prosecuting his actions in Atlantic City, N.J., received and play a part in his sentence to a Pre-Trial Intervention program, rather than jail.
Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is expected to play without limitations in Week 3 against the Rams, despite sitting out earlier in the week of practice to rest his back. Romo practiced in full Thursday and Friday and is officially probable for Sunday's game.