Home Tags Nick Fairley

Tag: Nick Fairley

AFC East Notes: Dolphins, Jets, Patriots

Dolphins Dolphins first-round DB Minkah Fitzpatrick said he is learning the playbook but hopes to establish himself as a good, dependable player during training camp. "Just to establish myself as a good player. Someone that is...

NFC Notes: 49ers, Redskins, Saints, Seahawks

49ers New 49ers CB Richard Sherman explained why he signed with San Francisco during an appearance on a podcast hosted by Joe Thomas and Andrew Hawkins that "A lot of factors went into this decision. It wasn't just,...

NFC Notes: 49ers, Cardinals, Saints

49ers 49ers GM John Lynch admitted that once they signed Weston Richburg to a large contract, it was clear that they were going to have to find a trade for Daniel Kilgore. “We thought about, do we...

NFC South Notes: Buccaneers, Falcons, Panthers, Saints

Buccaneers The Buccaneers are among the teams that have met with Penn State RB Saquon Barkley. (Rick Stroud) Falcons Vaughn McClure of ESPN writes that it would not be...

Nick Fairley Wants To Continue NFL Career, Despite Heart Condition

Nick Underhill has been told that free agent DT Nick Fairley wants to continue his NFL career, despite the heart condition that led to him missing the entire 2017 season. Underhill adds that Fairley almost certainly...

Saints Cut DT Nick Fairley With Non-Football Illness Designation

Field Yates reports that the Saints have cut DT Nick Fairley as a non-football illness designation. Yates points out that Fairley was owed a $750,000 roster bonus and his $4.25M base salary...

NFC Notes: Cardinals, Eagles, Saints, Vikings

Cardinals According to Mike Jurecki, new Cardinals HC Steve Wilks offered former DC James Bettcher the opportunity to continue as Arizona's defensive coordinator. However, Bettcher ultimately decided it...

NFL Notes: GMs, Cowboys, Redskins, Saints

GMs Jason La Canfora writes that the archetype of an NFL general manager has changed from the  "super-scout" type to a more of a business-like CEO. La Canfora cites an anonymous high-ranking NFL executive that agrees about...

NFL Notes: Colts, Saints, Steelers

Bears Rich Campbell of the Chicago Tribune writes the Bears plan to have Mike Glennon in place as their starting all season. Even so, Campbell says that the Bears have no incentive to place...

NFL Notes: Brett Favre, Jets, Saints

Brett Favre Hall of Fame QB Brett Favre mentioned Thursday during an interview with ESPN Wisconsin's Wilde & Tausch that he has contemplated possibly returning to the NFL as a coach or in a personnel...

Saints Place DT Nick Fairley On Non-Football Injury List, Career Could Be Over

Update: The New Orleans Saints have already confirmed the news that Nick Fairley has been placed on the non-football injury list. https://twitter.com/Saints/status/879438590949945344 ----------- Nick Underhill of the Advocate is reporting that the Saints have placed DT Nick Fairley...

NFL Notes: Nick Fairley, Bills, Buccaneers, Jets

Nick Fairley Mike Garafolo of NFL Media explained that if Nick Fairley's heart condition wasn't previously disclosed to the Saints, they could classify this as a "non-football injury" and recoup their signing bonus. "If it's an...

1st Medical Opinion For Nick Fairley Was To Quit Playing Football, Getting 3rd Opinion

On Thursday, Saints HC Sean Payton told reporters that DT Nick Fairley has received two medical opinions regarding his heart issue. The first said he should no longer play football, but Fairley is waiting on...