Cody Benjamin

CBS Sports Writer /

Shaq Barrett evacuated from home due to wildfire, jokes Buccaneers 'need to help me buy a house'

The star pass rusher is set to play 2020 under the franchise tag

NFLPA president J.C. Tretter suggests many players are at a 'higher risk' for COVID-19

'We want to play football,' Tretter wrote, 'but we are not invincible'

Why Dak Prescott would be smart to play 2020 on franchise tag, follow in Kirk Cousins' footsteps

The Cowboys have yet to strike a long-term deal with their franchise QB

Raiders owner says team will try to fill stadium in 2020, but NFL may need 'some form of bubble'

Mark Davis is strongly opposed to eliminating any seats from the team's new stadium

Browns also talked to Cam Newton, but Patriots were only team to make an offer, per report

The former MVP struck a one-year deal with New England on Sunday

Johnny Manziel says his football career is 'in the past, probably' and he's thankful he 'got humbled'

The former Texas A&M star was last seen in the now-defunct AAF

Former 49ers Super Bowl starter Mike Person retires after nine seasons in the NFL

The offensive guard was released by San Francisco earlier this offseason

Ranking Raiders' five biggest 2020 salary cap bargains: Damarious Randall could be a splashy steal

Sorting out some of the best contracts on Las Vegas' roster

Joe Bugel, longtime Redskins coach and two-time Super Bowl champion, dies at 80

The former offensive line wizard was responsible for Washington's 'Hogs' front in the 1980s

Panthers' Matt Rhule says he's considering kneeling during the national anthem in 2020

'I'm supportive of the movement,' the new head coach told reporters

Why Patrick Mahomes mega-extension with Chiefs likely isn't coming until 2021

The reigning Super Bowl MVP is a sure bet to break records when he lands his new deal in Kansas City

Jets' Gregg Williams says he has Jamal Adams' back: 'Never mess with a guy's contract'

At least one person inside the organization believes the safety should get his wish of a new deal

Chiefs' Chris Jones seeking about $21 million per season on new contract, per report

That kind of salary would make him one of the highest-paid defenders in the NFL

Multiple teams interested in Colin Kaepernick, could set up workouts closer to training camp, per report

The ongoing pandemic could be the main holdup in teams organizing workouts for the QB

Mike Shanahan says Redskins were 'fairly close' to signing Peyton Manning in 2012

The former Colts and Broncos QB met with Mike and Kyle Shanahan during his free agency tour

Cody Benjamin joined CBS Sports in 2017 after time spent with SB Nation, various newspapers and his own Eagles outlet. Raised around the Philly sports scene, he now lives in Minnesota with his wife and son. When he's not covering the NFL, he's either writing books, watching movies or ensuring his little guy roots for the right teams.