A year ago, Jackson said that “championships are won” because of near-perfect attendance at voluntary offseason workouts. His absence this week, undoubtedly tied to his TV show, shows how invested he is in the team.
The former Heisman Trophy winner, now with his fourth team after spending last season as a television analyst, will be competing for the No. 3 quarterback role with the Eagles.
Garman, who played in nine games for the Cowboys last season, will be eligible to play immediately for the Terrapins as a graduate transfer and should compete for the starting role.
The Redskins signed three defensive lineman this winter, including former Broncos nose tackle Terrance Knighton. The moves complement a change in philosophy along the defensive line.
The 31-year-old cornerback sustained a season-ending injury for the first time last year, but was on the sidelines during the Redskins’ offseason practice on Tuesday, yelling at and coaching his teammates.
The quarterback should be focused on evolving as a drop-back passer, not merely on shedding a label that, if correctly applied, could signal his durability issues are behind him.
Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney has canceled an upcoming appearance at a fundraiser for a conservative South Carolina organization, following backlash over the group’s views against same-sex marriage.
Chester started every game at right guard for Washington over the past four seasons, while the oft-injured Porter was viewed as a possible contributor at cornerback.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick apologized Tuesday for a post on social media that made light of the record-breaking rains and flooding that’s killed at least five people in Houston.
Manziel spent 10 weeks at a rehab facility in Pennsylvania this winter, but didn’t address his stay there or even his return to the team on Tuesday as the Browns entered the next phase of their offseason program.
The biggest challenge thus far for Mariota, the No. 2 pick in the NFL draft last month, is getting a handle on calling plays and learning within the confines of a professional system.
Williams, who could not catch a flight back from Houston on Monday night because of flooding, and Jackson, who will not be in attendance until next week, notably did not attend the voluntary session at Redskins Park.