Adam Schefter

Adam Schefter


Father, Husband, Son, Brother, University of Michigan graduate, masters degree from Medill, NFL Insider for ESPN. https://t.co/oz43ix5jZU

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With only one bye in each conference in the NFL’s new playoff format, it is worth noting this: every Super Bowl participant for the past seven seasons has received a bye. The last team to make it that far without a bye was the 2012 Baltimore Ravens.

NFL – 14 of 32 teams qualify for playoffs, 43.7 percent of all teams. MLB – 10 of 30 teams qualify for playoffs, 33.3 percent of all teams. NBA – 16 of 30 teams qualify for playoffs, 53.3 percent of all teams. NHL – 16 of 31 teams qualify for playoffs, 51.6 percent of all teams.

NFL agent Buddy Baker, who represents the Griffin brothers in Seattle amongst other players, announced today that he lost both his parents to the COVID-19 virus. Condolences to Buddy and his family.

Jets have agreed to bring back QB David Fales on a 1-year deal, per source. Fales was the No. 2 QB to Sam Darnold for most of last season and could fill that role again this year. He played for Adam Gase and Dowell Loggains in Chicago and Miami.

The late, great Sean Taylor was born 37 years ago today.

With NFL facilities closed during the coronavirus pandemic, the Saints have set up their draft headquarters in the new Dixie Brewing Company facility in New Orleans East, which is also owned by team owner Gayle Benson and is closed to the public.

More on the Patriots’ team plane transporting 1.2 million N95 masks from Shenzhen, China, to the United States.

An announcement from @CMC_22 , the latest in a line of people from the sports world to help:

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Titans’ RB Derrick Henry signed his $10.2 million franchise tender today, per @diannaESPN  and me. Two sides are still committed to working for a long-term extension before July 15.

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Dayton, 9 El Paso, 20 Virginia Beach, 12 Aurora, Ill., 5 Thousand Oaks, 12 Pittsburgh, 11 Annapolis, 5 Santa Fe, Tx., 10 Parkland, 17 Sutherland Springs, Tx., 26 Las Vegas, 58 Orlando, 5 Ft. Lauderdale, 5 Burlington, Wash., 5 Only the sites and numbers change; nothing else does.

For every tweet with #SaluteToService  today, the will donate $25 to its military non-profit partners. Please make this a very costly day for the NFL....

Richard Sherman Deshaun Watson Andrew Luck Aaron Rodgers Odell Beckham Jr. Brandon Marshall Zach Miller Jason Peters Joe Thomas Marshall Yanda JJ Watt Whitney Mercilus Eric Berry Dalvin Cook David Johnson Darren Sproles Ryan Tannehill Julian Edelman Allen Robinson Way too many.

Saints’ HC Sean Payton tested positive for the coronavirus, he told ESPN on Thursday. Payton is the first person in the NFL world known to test positive for the virus.

Falcons punter Matt Bosher just made one of the hardest tackles of the season.

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Texans are trading DeAndre Hopkins to Arizona, per source.

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