- Jason La Canfora reports that Jon Gruden is likely to remain with ESPN rather than pursue head coaching opportunities in the NFL and college.
According to Jay Glazer, Johnny Manziel‘s decision to attend the Cavaliers game rather than spend extra time preparing for the potential first start of his NFL career “epitomized” the concerns about him.
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Jets GM John Idzik has alienated those in the organization around him in the front office and on the coaching staff.
According to Schefter, “Idzik has not played the game of politics well, internally or externally, and it has cost him support in various areas.”
“Mike Shanahan recognized early that this guy does not know what he’s doing,” Fletcher said, via Dan Steinberg. “Jay Gruden better get him out the door, because he’s probably backstabbing Jay Gruden like he did everybody else.”
- The Pittsburgh Steelers are facing a tough decision regarding CB Cortez Allen, as he has a $3 million roster bonus due on fifth day of free agency. (Adam Caplan)