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NFL releases 2019 preseason schedule

NFL releases 2019 preseason schedule

Field Level Media

April 09 The NFL released the 65-game 2019 preseason schedule Tuesday, kicking off with the Hall of Fame game between the Denver Broncos and Atlanta Falcons on Aug. 1 in Canton, Ohio. FULL STORY

Cowboys go for division clincher vs. Bucs

Cowboys go for division clincher vs. Bucs

The Sports Xchange

December 19 Dallas has a pair of five-win teams left on its schedule in the Buccaneers and the New York Giants, but the Cowboys are eager to wrap up the division and erase the stench from last week's 23-0 loss at Indianapolis. FULL STORY

NFL Notebook: Broncos release RB Anderson

NFL Notebook: Broncos release RB Anderson

The Sports Xchange

April 16 The 27-year-old Anderson played just two seasons of the four-year, $18 million contract he signed in 2016. The Broncos will save $4.5 million on the salary cap by dismissing Anderson. FULL STORY

Teams unanimously approve simplified catch rule

Teams unanimously approve simplified catch rule

The Sports Xchange

March 27 The new rule says that a ball is deemed a reception when the player has control of the ball, two feet down (or another body part), and makes a football move. A football move is defined as either a third step, reaching/extending FULL STORY

NFL to decide: A catch or not a catch

NFL to decide: A catch or not a catch

The Sports Xchange

March 25 OK, so NFL rules aren't quite the same as Hamlet's soliloquy, but for several seasons, the conundrum of a catch or not a catch has arguably been the most frustrating on-field controversy that has gripped the league on a weekly basis. FULL STORY

Reports: Bucs to acquire Pierre-Paul from Giants

Reports: Bucs to acquire Pierre-Paul from Giants

The Sports Xchange

March 22 The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will acquire defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul and a 2018 fourth-round pick from the New York Giants in exchange for a third- and fourth-round selection in the same draft, FULL STORY

NFL Notes: League proposes new rules for catch

NFL Notes: League proposes new rules for catch

The Sports Xchange

March 21 NFL Senior Vice President of Officiating Al Riveron announced Wednesday that the Competition Committee will recommend new language to determine whether a catch is made. FULL STORY

Bucs offically sign DE Curry, release DE Ayers

Bucs offically sign DE Curry, release DE Ayers

The Sports Xchange

March 19 The Tampa Bay Buccaneers made a pair of moves on their defensive line Monday as they offically announced they signed defensive end Vinny Curry and released Robert Ayers Jr., who also is a defensive end. FULL STORY

Reports: DE Curry agrees to 3-year deal with Bucs

Reports: DE Curry agrees to 3-year deal with Bucs

The Sports Xchange

March 17 Curry agreed to a three-deal with the Buccaneers on Saturday, according to multiple media outlets. The contract is worth $27 million, including $11.5 million guaranteed against injury, the Tampa Bay Times reported. FULL STORY

NFL Notebook: Cardinals release S Mathieu

NFL Notebook: Cardinals release S Mathieu

The Sports Xchange

March 14 The move comes only hours before $5.75 million of Mathieu's 2018 salary and $8 million of his 2019 salary were to be guaranteed on Wednesday afternoon, the first day of the new league year. FULL STORY