The Green Bay Packers are a franchise known for being resistant to change. So how will the front-office re-shaping—Ted Thompson moving into a senior advisor role, and Brian Gutekunst taking over as GM—impact the team? Only time will tell.
Without the Packers QB on the field every week, the NFL is a lesser product as a whole. But to the naysayers who predict the NFL's decline, I say good luck. Also, notes on the upcoming NFL owners meetings (and why Kaepernick should be invited), an opportunity for change in NFL policy and precident, a potential solution for players' social messages and more.
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is reportedly holding up Roger Goodell’s contract extension talks, but the NFL commissioner doesn’t have to worry about his grip on power. Business is booming, and he’s doing everything the owners need him to do
Tom Brady, now 40, has earned $196 million over 17 NFL seasons. If Matthew Stafford plays out his contract, he will have earned $262.5 million in the NFL by age 35—with another potential major extension ahead. The Lions’ quarterback is a rare winner in the business of football.