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The biggest weekly NFL news from around SB Nation sites

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Every week we take a look around the NFL at each team. We pull the biggest and most discussed headlines from each of our 32 NFL websites.

Here’s all the biggest NFL headlines from this week:


Packers & Aaron Rodgers ‘have been negotiating,’ but still need to ‘iron out’ issues

Green Bay Packers (via Acme Packing Company)

Though there is no reconciliation in sight yet, the fact that the two sides are still on speaking terms and are trying to work through the issues is a good sign.

Models predict D’Andre Swift to have best season for Lions RB since 2013

Detroit Lions (via Pride of Detroit)

If even the most modest projections are accurate, Swift is in for a historic season.

Matt Nagy on Justin Fields, their plan, his development, and more

Chicago Bears (via Windy City Gridiron)

Head coach Matt Nagy was a recent guest on The Rich Eisen Show and the hot topic was new quarterback Justin Fields, but they dished on several other things as well.

Vikings linked to pair of veteran free agents

Minnesota Vikings (via Daily Norseman)

Will either of them end up in purple?


The New Orleans Saints should host a game in prime-time for Halloween

New Orleans Saints (via Canal Street Chronicles)


Why would the Falcons trade Julio Jones?

Atlanta Falcons (via The Falcoholic)

Why would this new regime trade the team’s best player?

Brady Christensen can still be a good lineman in the NFL despite his ‘short arms’

Carolina Panthers (via Cat Scratch Reader)

The Panthers picked another RAS darling in the third round of the NFL Draft when they took BYU offensive tackle Brady Christensen.

Buccaneers GM Jason Licht feels Tom Brady can play until he’s 50

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (via Bucs Nation)

Perhaps an ageless wonder indeed.


Report: 49ers’ decision to draft Lance moved Garoppolo further off trade market

San Francisco 49ers (via Niners Nation)

Albert Breer of Sports Illustrated went on a Boston radio station and explained why Jimmy G is very much in the Niners’ 2021 plans.

Despite strong offseason, Vegas odds still see Arizona as NFC West bottom-feeder

Arizona Cardinals (via Revenge of the Birds)

Cardinal coach Kliff Kingsbury is predominately viewed as the team’s Achilles heel.

Shaquem Griffin remains unsigned, but that’s expected to change soon

Seattle Seahawks (via Field Gulls)

Shaquem, who was not tendered as a restricted free agent by the Seattle Seahawks, has drawn interest from multiple teams and it is believed that he will find a new team soon.

NFL reporter: Rams will be incredible with Matthew Stafford

Los Angeles Rams (via Turf Show Times)

Why Adam Schein sees the Rams as a Super Bowl favorite with Stafford


FILM | Jaelan Phillips is a beast and my favorite prospect from the Dolphins 2021 draft class

Miami Dolphins (via The Phinsider)

The 2021 NFL draft is officially in the rearview mirror, and that means it is time to start grinding the tape on the Miami Dolphins’ latest rookie draft class.

Joshuah Bledsoe doesn’t lack confidence entering the NFL: ‘I’m going to get the job done’

New England Patriots (via Pats Pulpit)

The Patriots being the team to draft him was not a surprise to Bledsoe, though. As he pointed out during his post-draft media conference call, the outcome was what he expected all along.

Jets to open Season in Carolina

New York Jets (via Gang Green Nation)

Well you can’t say the NFL doesn’t have a sense of humour, or that the NFL doesn’t love a bit of drama.

Beane: Spencer Brown will be the team’s swing tackle

Buffalo Bills (via Buffalo Rumblings)

What’s the plan for the Bills’ most recent third-round pick?


Who will be the odd man out in the Ravens’ wide receiver room?

Baltimore Ravens (via Baltimore Beatdown)

A way-too-early discussion of trimming the fat at the wide receiver position.

10 Offensive free agent fits for the Steelers

Pittsburgh Steelers (via Behind the Steel Curtain)

The Steelers offense is better than some think but a team can also never have enough talent

How 2022 NFL Mock Drafts are predicting Bengals’ 2021 season

Cincinnati Bengals (via Cincy Jungle)

The Bengals are consistently placed in the top five for the 2022 draft, meaning they’re projected for another sub-.500 season.

It’s good to be right. Trading the rights for Carson Wentz meant the drafting of Baker Mayfield

Cleveland Browns (via Dawgs By Nature)

The Browns were looking for a quarterback, and many thought Wentz was it


The Texans Are Falling

Houston Texans (via Battle Red Blog)

Bleacher Report sure thinks so.

Jim Wyatt: ‘Are the Titans done adding receivers? I don’t think so’

Tennessee Titans (via Music City Miracles)

Another mailbag, another quote from the great Jim Wyatt. This one came a few days ago, but feels incredibly noteworthy right now.

Tim Tebow to sign with Jaguars

Jacksonville Jaguars (via Big Cat Country)

The Jaguars will be signing one of head coach Urban Meyer’s past proteges, Tim Tebow, who will play tight end for Jacksonville.

Colts Sign Ex-Chiefs Pro Bowl LT Eric Fisher to One-Year, $9.4M Deal

Indianapolis Colts (via Stampede Blue)

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Indianapolis Colts will be signing former Kansas City Chiefs Pro Bowl left tackle Eric Fisher to a 1-year, $9.4 million contract:


George Paton has Broncos heading in right direction

Denver Broncos (via Mile High Report)

Despite skipping out on quarterbacks in the 2021 NFL Draft, Denver Broncos GM George Paton has the team heading in the right direction.

Chargers sign DT Christian Covington

Los Angeles Chargers (via Bolts from the Blue)

The Bolts add another big body in the middle of the defense.

Could MLB’s Oakland Athletics join Raiders in Las Vegas?

Oakland Raiders (via Silver and Black Pride)

Another historic pro team may leave Oakland

Kyle Long inadvertently touches off new clash in border war

Kansas City Chiefs (via Arrowhead Pride)

Folks who come from out of town always have to figure things out the hard way.