Vance Joseph was admittedly enamored of the idea of a towering, chuck-it-or-tuck-it quarterback with first-round pedigree and a lightning bolt for a right arm leading the Denver Broncos in 2017. Joseph made the announcement Monday following a…ARNIE STAPLETON (AP Pro Football Writer)
Todd Bowles will declare the winner of the New York Jets' quarterback competition next Monday. Christian Hackenberg and Bryce Petty are also in the mix, but the 38-year-old McCown has been the front-runner for the job since signing a one-year, $6…DENNIS WASZAK Jr. (AP Sports Writer)
Panthers coach Ron Rivera is chomping at the bit to get his full contingent of offensive players on the football field. Quarterback Cam Newton and wide receiver Curtis Samuel, the team's rookie second-round draft pick, are on pace to play Thursday…STEVE REED (AP Sports Writer)
Commissioner Roger Goodell is on track to maintain his prominent place at the table for the next round of collective bargaining between NFL owners and players, a process that's sure to be contentious. The league is working on a five-year contract…The Associated Press
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars will be without running back Leonard Fournette, receiver Marqise Lee and cornerback A.J. Bouye for their preseason game against Carolina on Thursday night.