The NFL combine isn’t anything different for Mike Mayock, but after years of being on your TV, he’s tackling new territory in Indianapolis this season. Here’s how the Raiders general manager is carrying out the vision for the Jon Gruden 2.0 era.
Right now, the Ravens trading Joe Flacco to the Broncos appears to be beneficial for both sides—Baltimore gives the QB a graceful exit and the Broncos gain flexibility under center. Also, notes on Antonio Brown and Odell Beckham Jr. making news with their tweets, and answering your mail.
At the midseason point, we polled general managers, personnel executives and pro scouting directors from around the league to get their votes for MVP, Rookies of the Year, Coach of the Year and more. Plus, why you should keep an eye on Dez Bryant and Malcolm Butler, and mailbag questions on Gronk’s struggles, the Texans’ success, Jason Garrett’s future and the best city for a hypothetical expansion franchise