Aldon Smith, a one-time All-Pro selection who recorded 19.5 sacks for the 49ers during the 2012 season, has not played a snap in the NFL since 2015.

The following is why.

Smith, 28, remains indefinitely suspended by the NFL after a series of legal issues dating back to his second year in the league. Eventual reinstatement seems unlikely, especially after Smith’s latest entanglement with trouble.

Sources told ESPN that James and Riley have not spoken to each other since James returned to Cleveland in 2014. James, according to a source familiar with his thinking, would be interested in thawing that icy relationship, but believes that Riley has no interest in doing so. “That’s just how Riles is,” said the source. “He’s old school. You’re either with him or against him.”

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Sherman has been criticized about how he should have shopped himself and not settled for a low-ball deal as his own agent. But he landed in the same defensive scheme as that of the Seahawks, still got well compensated at $13 million per season coming off a ruptured Achilles in his age-30 season and gets to exact revenge on Seattle while playing for its rival down the coast. That’s a win.

“Anytime I’d mention it to someone, the first thing they’d say was, ‘But the gaming, the gaming,'” McCallum recalled from his office at The Venetian during a February interview with ESPN. “They were worried about the integrity of the game.”

On its face, sports betting’s threat to the integrity of the game is match-fixing — a player, coach or official purposely trying to impact an outcome inside the competition for gambling purposes. That’s only one part of the NFL’s concern, however.
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Max Scherzer’s fifth big leeague shutout was all well and good, of course. His 10 strikeouts and zero walks Monday were terrific, too.
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The most memorable part of the night for the two-time reigning NL Cy Young Award winner as he led the Nationals past the Atlanta Braves 2-0 to end Washington’s five-game losing skid and get the team back to .500? His first stolen base since high school.

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He’s got a pretty good pitching repertoire, too, of course. This was his ninth complete game in 299 major league starts, and he needed only 102 pitches, a far more efficient outing than his previous time on the mound: He threw 110 over five innings in a 7-1 loss at Atlanta on April 4.

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Bill Belichick, speaking at the NFL’s Annual Meeting in Orlando, Fla., on Sunday, said he’ll rely on face-to-face conversation with Brady when it comes to dealing with his future.

So, I’ve had direct conversations with Tom many times over a long period of time, Belichick said, via NBC Sports Boston. I’ll rely on those conversations I have with him directly rather than something else. Tom and I have always had a good line of communication, we’ve always been able to talk directly with each other. I don’t see that changing. I’ll rely on those instead of 鈥?anything else.

As for Gronkowski, New England’s dominant tight end, talks of early retirement to pursue an entertainment career have muddied his outlook for 2018. His non-committal tone following the Super Bowl and a cryptic tweet last month have Patriots fans concerned.

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The Titans believe that the persistent concerns regarding the team’s ownership structure have been resolved. The league isn’t willing to go quite that far.
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The best thing to do would have been to franchise him, which would have guaranteed the Bears another year and allowed them to retain the leverage in negotiating a long-term deal. That would have cost $15 million. Instead, the Bears chose to hit Fuller with the transition tag, saving $2 million but allowing Fuller to negotiate with other teams and come up with a long-term offer that’s designed to prevent the Bears from matching.

The Browns, Giants, Jets, Broncos and Bills will all possibly be looking for quarterback help early in the first round, with other teams who could certainly be added to that list. Mayfield has visits scheduled this month with the Browns, Bills, Chargers, Jets, Giants, Dolphins, Broncos, and Cardinals. It’s already been suggested that the Jets traded up to the No. 3 pick in the draft in order to be in a position to take Mayfield and that they’ll select him if USC’s Sam Darnold is off the board.

Either way, Trubisky sounds rather confident, telling NFL Network’s Good Morning Football crew, I really feel I was built for this offense. From what we Tani Tupou Womens Jersey know, he’s right: Trubisky exhibited skills similar to Smith’s — adequate and occasionally surprising arm strength, mobility, quick release — and vital to success in Nagy’s system. It’s an offense that takes the thousand little cuts approach, slicing up a defense with quick passes, sometimes out of run action that can double as an option or run-pass option.

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That hasn’t prevented trade rumors from swirling around the talented-but-mercurial wide receiver. The Rams have come up first and foremost for a potential coast-to-coast deal, but in reality, Los Angeles should be closer to last and least on that front. LA has made trades like no other team this offseason, led by the acquisition of new starting cornerbacks Marcus Peters and Aqib Talib. The Rams also sent former Pro Bowl edge rusher Robert Quinn to the Dolphins and signed current Pro Bowl defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh. A Beckham deal would go straight to the top of that star-studded marquee, and wide receiver is a need for the Rams after they failed to re-sign Sammy Watkins.

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Gabbert, 28, is a former first-round pick of the Jaguars back in 2010.

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But according to Rams general manager Les Snead, Los Angeles hasn’t forgotten about the perennial Pro Bowl defensive tackle. In fact, the Rams have made each of their moves — trading for Marcus Peters, Aqib Talib and Brandin Cooks and signing Ndamukong Suh — with Donald’s impending mega-extension in mind.

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The NFL announced it will extend its partnership with American sports apparel and equipment manufacturer Nike, under a new long-term contract. Nike has been a long-time and trusted partner of [the] NFL and we’re thrilled to extend our relationship with them, Brian Rolapp, chief media and business officer of the NFL, said in a statement on Tuesday. The NFL and Nike are a powerful combination and we anticipate working closely with them on several programs, including youth and player initiatives. The two major brands have protracted their existing partnership, which was set to expire in 2020, for another eight years.

As part of the deal, Nike will provide game day uniforms for all 32 NFL teams, as well as sideline apparel bearing its iconic swoosh logo. It will also provide footwear and gloves for players who have individual contracts with the sports apparel brand.

Ellsbury developed an oblique issue that has improved enough to allow him to appear in minor league spring training games in Tampa, Florida. The Yankees hope to have him back by the time his DL stint concludes Thursday when they host Baltimore, but they’re not certain yet that it will happen.

Specifically, McKay cited the higher rate of head-on collisions as the driving force behind the rule’s creation.

In the last three years, our helmet-to-helmet contact has gone up—a lot, he said, according to The MMQB’s Albert Breer.

The change, born out of concern for player safety, is the closest the NFL has come to embracing the NCAA’s targeting rule.

In college football, players are penalized for hitting defenseless opponents above the shoulders. If the penalty is upheld upon review, the player is automatically ejected and can face a possible suspension.

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The Raiders continue to make moves Thursday.
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One of the familiar storylines of the Eagles’ run to a Super Bowl title was the job that executive vice president of football operations Howie Roseman did to overhaul the roster put together by Chip Kelly during his run as the team’s coach and de facto General Manager.
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That said, the NFL isn’t interested in easy. The NFL is interested in bigger, better, and ultimately more revenue. That would happen if the Combine ends up becoming the next portable property that periodically brings excitement to a place that would love to have 336ers and hundreds more coaches, scouts, and media in town for a week in February.

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The Raiders are close to reaching a deal with free agent linebacker Tahir Whitehead, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports. The deal is expected to get done, Rapoport adds.
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Whitehead and safety Marcus Gilchrist visited with the Raiders on Thursday.

Check out the video above for our thoughts on Johnson reiterating that Bowles and Maccagnan don’t face a playoff mandate in 2018.
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The Denver Broncos hold tight at pick No. 5 and still get a quarterback they’ve been linked to throughout the process. Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield lands in an ideal situation where he can learn behind veteran Case Keenum and then take the job in 2019.

Mayfield is a fiery prospect with an exciting track record on the field but a personality off it that might rub teams the wrong way. Broncos president John Elway probably cares more about getting back to his winning ways. Mayfield can help him get there. 聽聽

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With the New York Jets rescinding their offer to Ndamukong Suh, the race to land the dominating defensive tackle shrinks back to three: the Tennessee Titans, New Orleans and Los Angeles Rams.

The Jets had the largest offer on the table, giving them a significant advantage before owner Christopher Johnson pulled the bid.

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49ers_014The Cowboys haven’t signed a free agent since the league year opened last Wednesday, but that could change if a visit with tackle Cameron Fleming goes well.

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Fleming will be in Dallas to meet with the team on Monday and Tuesday. The 2014 fourth-round pick played in 47 games and made 20 starts for the Patriots over the last four seasons.

“It was cool to be a 6-10 team, come in on a Monday when the season’s over and no one wanted to leave because we didn’t want that feeling to end,” Shanahan said.

Shanahan credited that late run to having “the right type of people” and shared a story about safety Eric Reid suffering a knee injury in the final weekend of the season to illustrate that point. Shanahan said “we didn’t have anything to play for” and that he wasn’t expecting Reid to return to the game with free agency on the horizon, but Reid was back on the field a series later and closed out the game.

The same record would obviously draw a different response in 2018, but continuing to bring in the right people should help the 49ers’ chances of playing beyond Week 17 for the first time since 2013.

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Watkins won’t turn 25 until June, which makes him a little more than two years older than quarterback Patrick Mahomes as Mahomes prepares for his first year as the team’s starter. That closeness of age has Watkins looking at sharing a growth curve with Mahomes over the life of his three-year contract with the team.

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The NFL announced the recipients of Performance-Based Pay on Wednesday and Titans left guard Quinton Spain is on top of the list.
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Sherman said in his introductory press conference this week players’ union might take action if Reid doesn’t get signed.

The big deal they’ve made on defense is the trade for Rams linebacker Alec Ogletree, as the Giants try to add to a supplement a strong front four.

Nick Foles is going to be staying with the Philadelphia Eagles because the team simply didn鈥檛 get a satisfactory offer, according to coach Doug Pederson.

Speaking at the NFL Annual Meeting on Saturday, Pederson said the Eagles listened, but were never particularly close to pulling the trigger on any deal.

We did not, Pederson said when asked there were any quality offers for Foles, via Edward Lewis of NFL.com. Nothing too crazy. It had to be the right deal for us to do that. But there wasn鈥檛 anything coming down our way for Nick.

Pederson said Foles is comfortable being the backup as long as Carson Wentz returns healthy.

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that free agent WR Terrelle Pryor is closing in on a deal with the Jets and the two parties are currently hammering out the details of an agreement that should be done tonight.

Chubb is the most significant non-quarterback impacted by the Giants’ trade. But running back Saquon Barkley isn’t far behind.
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