Per Fox Sports’ Sarah Walsh, Buccaneers QB Tom Brady is really relishing the Florida weather: “You won’t catch me dead living in the northeast anymore. I’m loving the warm weather. It’s been a great feeling.”
ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler and Dan Graziano note that a strong finish to the season could not only put Falcons interim HC Raheem Morris in a good position to take over full time, but it could also make him a candidate for other head coach openings around the league.
One candidate for the Falcons open general manager position is Rams director of college scouting Brad Holmes, per Fowler and Graziano.
McElhaney has a hard time seeing the Falcons making S Damontae Kazee a priority to re-sign coming off his Achilles injury.
ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler and Dan Graziano say the Panthers come up in discussions with people in the league as a team that could have a general manager vacancy this offseason. Panthers GM Marty Hurney is in the final year of his contract.
The Athletic’s Jeff Duncan says the Saints don’t plan to formally appeal the $500,000 fine and lost seventh-round draft pick for COVID-19 protocol violations. However, they’ve continued to try to work through back channels to convince the NFL to reduce the discipline.