JJ Watt asking for moment to think amid upcoming NFL offseason

J.J. Watt is asking fans to give him just a second to let him think as he prepares for his first offseason as a free agent. Watt and the Houston…

Former 49ers’ star linebacker Patrick Willis talks offseason moves, draft priorities

The San Francisco 49ers went from being Super Bowl competitors in the 2019 season to bottom of the NFC West the very next and with the draft only a few…

Chiefs head into offseason with core intact, plenty of holes

The Chiefs were so confident in their Super Bowl-winning roster from the 2019 season that they did everything they could to bring it back intact, signing quarterback Patrick Mahomes and…

Tom Brady ‘pardoned’ for trespassing in Tampa park last offseason

Last April, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady was at a downtown park in Tampa while it was closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, and he was asked to leave…

Saquon Barkley, Odell Beckham Jr. plan to rehab together during offseason

Running back Saquon Barkley and wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. played together for the New York Giants, but the latter was eventually traded away to the Cleveland Browns. Barkley suffered…

NHL offseason moves influenced by coronavirus’ impact on cap

Jeff Skinner was enjoying an afternoon in his parents’ backyard, when suddenly the Buffalo Sabres’ forward thought his father was pulling an April Fool’s joke on him in mid-September. “My…

For non-playoff teams, important offseason is under way

While 14 teams are focused on their pursuit of the Vince Lombardi Trophy with the expanded NFL playoffs set to kick off this weekend, the offseason is under way for…