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‘Snacks’ Harrison tweets Lions release was ‘mutual’

According to "Snacks," it was a mutual parting of the ways. A day after NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reported the Lions were set to release defensive tackle Damon "Snacks" Harrison, the eight-year NFL veteran took to social media to deliver his side and, along with giving his thanks for his time in Motown, said his…

XFL Week 3 Preview: Will Defenders stay perfect?

In the 10-game slate that is the XFL's reintroduction, the league's eight franchises find themselves in the precarious situation of it still being early in the season and yet also being susceptible to a slow start derailing the campaign early as it may be. Bookending Week 3 of the XFL's quartet of offerings are matchups…

Detroit Lions release DT Damon ‘Snacks’ Harrison

The latest weight-cut has transpired ahead of the 2020 offseason. The Detroit Lions are releasing defensive tackle Damon "Snacks" Harrison, sources tell NFL Network's Tom Pelissero. Harrison signed a one-year extension with Detroit before this past season, which had the potential to keep him through 2021. Teh move will save the Lions $6.7 million in…

NFL owners to meet Thursday to discuss CBA talks

NFL owners will meet in New York on Thursday to discuss the status of labor negotiations with the NFL Players Association, NFL Network's Michael Silver reported Wednesday. The players will discuss the owners' proposal via conference call on Friday, NFL Network's Tom Pelissero added. If all goes well during the next 48 hours or so,…

Roundup: Bears agree to deal with TE Demetrius Harris

Demetrius Harris' time in Cleveland lasted just one season, but he wasn't unemployed for long. The Chicago Bears have agreed to terms with the tight end on a one-year deal, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported, per sources informed of the situation. Much like his move to Cleveland to reunite with former Chiefs general manager…

Taysom Hill ‘would love to play’ with Brees again

Taysom Hill isn't going to be New Orleans' starting quarterback in 2020, but that isn't keeping him from wanting to return. Tuesday's news of Drew Brees' intent to return to the Saints means Hill won't ascend to the role of franchise quarterback for the Saints, at least not in the upcoming season. The book is…

Former Panthers TE Greg Olsen signing with Seahawks

Greg Olsen is heading to the Pacific Northwest. The three-time Pro Bowl tight end has signed a one-year, $7 million deal with the Seattle Seahawks, NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported Tuesday night. ESPN first reported the news. Olsen's free-agent tour, which included stops in Washington, D.C., Washington state (Seattle), Buffalo and the broadcast booth at…

Browns new GM cuts CB T.J. Carrie, three others

New Browns general manager Andrew Berry is beginning his overhaul after taking over in Cleveland. The team announced Monday it terminated the contracts of cornerback T.J. Carrie, tight end Demetrius Harris, guard Eric Kush and linebacker Adarius Taylor. All four players were brought in by former Browns general manager John Dorsey. Carrie represents the biggest…

Mike Tomlin ‘took offense’ to Garrett’s recent claim

Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin released a statement over the weekend supporting Mason Rudolph after Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett reiterated his claims the quarterback directed a racial slur at him, which sparked a brawl at the end of a November prime-time game. Monday, Tomlin, who usually keeps his comments close to the vest,…

Defenders improve to 2-0, Dragons earn first XFL win

Seattle Dragons 17, Tampa Bay Vipers 9 Given how the rest of this one played out, it seems that Seattle Dragons receiver Justin Santiago's 63-yard kickoff return did more than just motivate his team coming out of halftime. It invigorated the Tampa Bay Vipers, as well, resulting in the two teams slugging it out until…

Juszczyk: Jimmy G being overly criticized for SB loss

Applying credit or blame is sports can often be a flimsy exercise that only intensifies with a bigger game. After losing Super Bowl LIV, two 49ers in particular are bearing the brunt of criticism. To that end, San Francisco fullback Kyle Juszczyk thinks coach Kyle Shanahan and quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo are getting a raw deal.…

XFL Week 2 Preview: Landry Jones set for his debut

Version two of the XFL returns to living rooms and live crowds for Week 2 this weekend with a quartet of appealing showdowns that in the standings should be highlighted by the undefeated battles between the New York Guardians and D.C. Defenders along with the St. Louis Battlehawks facing the Houston Roughnecks. However, while those…
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