Tony Romo underwent surgical procedure to remove a cyst on his back last month that could keep him out till training camp.
Rob Gronkowski plans to see Dr. Watkins in California in about 3-4 weeks to decide on whether to have the back surgery.
Important work from @JeremySchaap
, trying to get as many states as possible to help injured HS athletes. fb.me/OeosZgLa
On Rob Gronkowski's surgery, doctors believe the forearm infection is gone, per source. They put the new plates in. Good news for Gronk.
Worst tornado damage I have seen since Joplin. Picture of what's left of a daycare in Moore, Oklahoma. Brings tears. pic.twitter.com/TJNbXNiece
Thinking of everyone in Oklahoma City and praying for the best.
Maybe he picks Denver, but Charles Woodson is intrigued with idea of finishing his NFL career in same place he started it: Oakland.
Tentative dates for NFL Draft in 2015 would be May 7-9 and in 2016 it would be May 5-7.
Looks like 2014 NFL draft will be held May 15-17. In 2015 and 2016, league year would start early March, combine mid-March.
Proposed new league year would start before combine in 2015 and 2016. Change of draft to May effective in 2014.
Pats TE Rob Gronkowski is in surgery now as we tweet.
Good explanation: RT @ProFootballTalk
: Biggest change in the offseason would be moving start of free agency wp.me/p14QSB-8WER
NFL and NFLPA are close to enacting these calendar changes for the next three years.
NFL and NFLPA are on verge of pushing back draft to May and moving up start of league year to before combine, per sources.
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Lions WR Calvin Johnson said that, despite his record-breaking 2012 season, he played most of last season with broken fingers.
The Moment Carmelo Anthony went Charles Smith, captured in today's NY Times. pic.twitter.com/MlGbpVJ9x7
Dwight Freeney will sign a two-year deal with the San Diego Chargers, per league source.
: Doing an autograph signing at JFK Highschool in Bellmore to benefit families affected by Hurricane Sandy May20th 7-830pm
I'm doing an autograph signing at JFK Highschool in Bellmore to benefit families affected by Hurricane Sandy May20th 7-830pm
I'm hoping to raise at least 50k. I'm going to put in the first 10k, 40k more to go. 100% of the proceeds go to hurricane fund.
all tax-deductible donations on behalf of the fund is Bellmore Lions Charitable Foundation Inc. noting hurricane sandy/Curtis Martin
Mike Goodson, Rob Gronkowski, Bruce Irvin - just another typically quiet NFL Friday in the middle of May.
Same draft class that produced Bruce Irvin netted Russell Wilson and Bobby Wagner. Even with Irvin suspension, still an 'A' draft.
About his 4-game suspension, Seattle's Bruce Irvin said: "I'm extremely disappointed in the poor judgement I showed and take responsibility"
Seattle's former 1st-round pick Bruce Irvin has suspended without pay for violating NFL policy on performance-enhancing drugs.
Big congrats to Vince Young, once 3rd player taken in NFL draft--Young graduating from University of Texas this week! Congrats!!!
Quote from person close to Gronk: "He is going to be fine long term. (He is) not worried about the short term, I.e. start of training camp."
Rob Gronkowski's back issue considered minor, per source. If he needs surgery it'd be during time frame that he'd be out with arm surgery.
reports, a disc issue in Rob Gronkowski's back is being examined and could require surgery. This does not sound good...
So far during free agency, Jets have signed a QB with faulty knee and a RB with faulty judgement.
NY RB Mike Goodson charged with possession of marijuana under 50 grams, possession of drug paraphanalia, unlawful possession of loaded gun.
Jets RB Mike Goodson was arrested this morning on drug possession and weapons charges, NJ state police spokesperson Stephen Jones said.
Donte' Stallworth got cleared for all football activities relating to his injuries from the hot air balloon incident. Should have market.
: Former Cardinals QB Brian Hoyer has agreed to terms on a two-year deal with the Browns, per source.
reported, Jaguars now have claimed BOTH former Pats DLs, Kyle Love and Brandon Deadrick, on waivers.
Cowboys signed former Saints defensive end Anthony Hargrove to a one-year contract today.
Chiefs hired former Seahawks exec Will Lewis as Kansas City's Director of Pro Scouting.
Rolando McClain: "I am very grateful for the opportunity the (Ravens) gave me....God willing, maybe I'll play for them one day.”
Chiefs WR Dwayne Bowe is predicting he will lead league in receptions. Thoughts?
David Beckham retiring after this season.
Believe it's your turn to wear them, @jayfeely
A replacement for Lechler. RT @caplannfl
: Former Vikings P Chris Kluwe signed with the Raiders: tinyurl.com/b6z8b45
Bills officially promoted Doug Whaley to General Manager.
Seahawks CB Richard Sherman hired Lance Easley, the replacement ref who missed the TD call in the MNF game vs GB, for charity softball game.
As former Jets HC Herm Edwards said, "This is now Mark Sanchez's job to lose."
Patriots are releasing starting DT Kyle Love, per @MikeReiss
. Live split time with Brandon Deadrick, also released this week.