Matt Patricia and the Lions won’t be subject to any discipline regarding a sexual assault allegation against the head coach that surfaced this month, the league said Monday.
“Rodgers, he throws that back-shoulder throw so well and Dez has great chemistry with a good quarterback that can put the ball wherever he wants,” Witten said on The Adam Schefter Podcast. “I still believe Dez can high-point the football as good as any other wide receiver in the National Football League.”
The Packers released veteran Jordy Nelson, who spent nine seasons with the team, in March. They selected three wide receivers, J’Mon Moore, Marquez Valdes-Scantling and Equanimeous St. Brown, in the 2018 draft.
Former NFL quarterback and Heisman winner Johnny Manziel is trying to resume his football career in the CFL with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. (AP) More So rest assured, when Manziel took the first step toward potentially returning to the NFL this April, when he completed 19 of 31 passes for 271 yards, a touchdown and an interception (while running for two more scores) in two games of the Spring League, there were plenty of NFL eyes watching.
With the Raiders poised to leave Oakland and enter a stadium that will become part of the Super Bowl rotation, their Bay Area partners hope to lure another Super Bowl of their own.
The 23-year-old Henry essentially took over as the Chargers’ main tight end in 2017, finishing with 45 catches for 579 receiving yards and four scores. The team went 7-1 in games in which he was targeted at least five times and 0-6 in games he was not.
While known for his toughness, the Arkansas product has had his share of injuries during the first two NFL seasons. He suffered a lacerated kidney that forced him to miss the last two games of 2017. And he missed one game as a rookie due to a knee injury.
As for Gates, Chargers general manager Tom Telesco told reporters during the draft that the team decided to move on from him because his targets would be limited and it wanted to expand Henry’s role.