The Dallas Morning News reported that the Cowboys released RB Joseph Randle in early November because they learned he had been involved in sports gambling on top of his behavior and pending NFL suspension.
However, Randle denied the report in text to Star-Telegram, saying: “No truth at all.”
- Alex Marvez reports that Johnny Holland will be the Browns new ILBs coach.
- According to Marvez, the Browns have hired Stanford defensive assistant Eric Sanders for the same position.
- Alex Marvez reports that Colts WRs coach Jim Hostler will remain on their staff, but could be moving to a different position.
Panthers DC Sean McDermott confirmed that he spoke with the Eagles regarding their head-coaching vacancy, but they were focused on adding an offensive coach.
“We did talk,” McDermott said, via Jeff McLane of Philly.com. “We had some preliminary talks. It was clear from the beginning they wanted to go offense.”
Raiders owner Mark Davis told that Rachel Swan of the San Francisco Chronicle that their “number one plan” is to secure a new lease in Oakland for the 2016 season.
“Right now we’re trying to get a one-year lease extension with the Oakland Coliseum,” Davis said, via Pro Football Talk.