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2020 NFL Draft: When/how to watch; every pick for all 32 teams

This is a look at the picks each team holds in the 2020 NFL Draft, and everything you need to know to watch this year’s event. When is the 2020 NFL Draft? Round 1 begins on April 23, Rounds 2-3 will be held on April 24 and Rounds 4-7 will take place on April 25. Where is it? Las Vegas. The event stage will be constructed next to the Caesars

Seattle Mariners working on alternate site to open regular season due to coronavirus

As Washington governor Jay Inslee announced restrictions on large gatherings in an effort to curb the spread of coronavirus, the Seattle Mariners are working with Major League Baseball on alternate sites to play their season-opening homestand elsewhere. The Mariners were scheduled to open the season at home at T-Mobile Park on March 26 against the Texas Rangers, followed by a series from March 30-April 1 against the Minnesota Twins. Inslee announced Wednesday that the state is

Mariners won't play games in Seattle in March

The Mariners will move home games from Seattle through end of March following the state of Washington’s decision to ban large group events in response to the coronavirus outbreak. Seattle had been scheduled to open the season at Safeco Field with a four-game series against Texas from March 26-29, then host Minnesota in a three-game series from March 30 through April 1. The Mariners say they are working with the

Ravens to induct Marshal Yanda into Ring of Honor

Marshal Yanda hung up his playing spikes. In turn, the Baltimore Ravens will hang his name at M&T Bank Stadium. During Yanda’s retirement press conference Wednesday general manager Eric DeCosta announced that the eight-time Pro Bowler would be inducted into the team’s Ring of Honor. A date was not announced. Yanda, 35, spent his entire 13-year NFL career with the Ravens, earning two first-team All-Pro honors and five second-team selections.

NFL free agency: Byron Jones, Austin Hooper set for big paydays

The NFL free agent marketplace is harder to project than it has been in years, according to dozens of NFL executives and others familiar with the landscape. Many negotiations are on pause as everyone awaits the results of the players’ ongoing vote to ratify a new collective bargaining agreement, which is now scheduled to end late Saturday night. Planning is challenging. And the twice-adjusted deadline for applying franchise and transition

Graham Glasgow not expecting to re-sign with Detroit

Detroit Lions offensive lineman Graham Glasgow has spent his entire college and professional football career playing in the state of Michigan. The soon-to-be free agent, however, feels his time playing in the Mitten is coming to an end. LATEST ANALYSIS  › Top 101 free agents of 2020  › Exposing biggest myth of free agency  › Free agents who could be overpriced  › Jeremiah’s top 50 prospects 3.0  › Top 10 players to add in FA/draft:

Top 100 NFL free agents for 2020: Ranking best players on market

ESPN.com national NFL writer ESPN.com NFC North reporter, 2008-2013 Covered Vikings for Minneapolis Star Tribune, 1999-2008 The NFL’s unusual 2020 offseason is approaching an anchor. Teams can begin negotiating with pending free agents Monday, and deals can be signed as early as March 18. Below is our annual attempt to rank the top 100 unrestricted free agents. The list includes players who are set to have the nonexclusive franchise or

Two NFL teams propose adding a 'sky judge'

ESPN.com national NFL writer ESPN.com NFC North reporter, 2008-2013 Covered Vikings for Minneapolis Star Tribune, 1999-2008 Two NFL teams have proposed the addition of a booth umpire to each officiating crew for the 2020 season, one of seven team-based rule changes that league owners will consider this offseason. None of the proposals have been vetted or endorsed yet by the competition committee, which will meet later this month to discuss

New England Patriots add to 2020 NFL draft haul with four compensatory picks

The New England Patriots' resources for the upcoming NFL draft just became a little bit more robust. The league awarded its 32 compensatory picks for the 2020 draft on Tuesday, and the Patriots led the way with four selections — two in the third round and two in the sixth. The New York Giants, Houston Texans, Seattle Seahawks, Philadelphia Eagles, Denver Broncos and Minnesota Vikings all received three compensatory selections. The Patriots'

Texans agree to contracts with K Fairbairn, TE Fells

While some NFL teams wait for the decision on the potential new collective bargaining agreement to come down, the Houston Texans continue to do business with their players. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Tuesday morning that the Texans agreed to terms on a two-year contract extension with tight end Darren Fells, per sources informed of the pact. Later Tuesday, NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo reported that the Texans have also