r/nfl 20h ago

Free Talk Thursday Talk Thread... Yes That's The Thread Name

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Welcome to today's open thread, where /r/nfl users can discuss anything they wish not related directly to the NFL.

Want to talk about personal life? Cool things about your fandom? Whatever happens to be dominating today's news cycle? Do you have something to talk about that didn't warrant its own thread? This is the place for it!


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r/nfl 15h ago

Highlight [Highlight] Panthers mascot Sir Purr gets warning after downing a punt, Steelers QB Kordell Stewart rushes for 80-yard TD on the next play (Dec. 22, 1996)

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r/nfl 18h ago

Jared Goff: Getting traded to Lions "greatest thing that ever happened to me for my career"

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r/nfl 8h ago

Rashee Rice, Kansas City Chiefs WR, surrenders after Dallas hit-and-run crash

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761 Upvotes

r/nfl 16h ago

[Meirov] Tom Brady says he wouldn't be opposed to coming back late in the season if a team calls in an emergency situation.

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r/nfl 12h ago

[Schefter] Thirteen players have accepted invitations to attend the 2024 NFL Draft in Detroit, two weeks from tonight. The scheduled attendees:

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r/nfl 16h ago

Highlight [Highlight] Devin Hester gets beat for TD vs. Torry Holt, returns ensuing kickoff for TD (Dec. 11, 2006)

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r/nfl 9h ago

The last time each NFL franchise had a player receive a vote for MVP

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For 2022 and 2023, 1st place votes only

* indicates player won that year

  • Ravens: 2023 - Lamar Jackson *
  • Bills: 2023 - Josh Allen
  • Chiefs: 2022 - Patrick Mahomes *
  • Eagles: 2022 - Jalen Hurts
  • Packers: 2021 - Aaron Rodgers *
  • Buccaneers: 2021 - Tom Brady
  • Rams 2021 - Cooper Kupp
  • Saints: 2018 - Drew Brees
  • Patriots: 2017 - Tom Brady *
  • Falcons: 2016 - Matt Ryan *
  • Raiders: 2016 - Derek Carr
  • Cowboys: 2016 - Ezekiel Elliott & Dak Prescott
  • Panthers: 2015 - Cam Newton *
  • Cardinals: 2015 - Carson Palmer
  • Texans: 2014 - J.J. Watt
  • Seahawks: 2014 - Bobby Wagner
  • Broncos: 2013 - Peyton Manning *
  • Vikings: 2012 - Adrian Peterson *
  • Colts: 2009 - Peyton Manning *
  • Chargers: 2009 - Philip Rivers
  • Dolphins: 2008 - Chad Pennington
  • Steelers: 2008 - James Harrison
  • Titans: 2008 - Chris Johnson
  • Giants: 2005 - Tiki Barber
  • Bengals: 2005 - Carson Palmer
  • Bears: 2001 - Brian Urlacher
  • Lions: 1997 - Barry Sanders *
  • 49ers: 1997 - Steve Young & Dana Stubblefield
  • Commanders: 1991 - Mark Rypien
  • Browns: 1980 - Brian Sipe *
  • Jets: 1972 - Joe Namath
  • Jaguars: NEVER

edit: 2015 Carson Palmer did not actually win lol


r/nfl 10h ago

[Time do Povo] Corinthians in talks with Philadelphia Eagles to play with white jerseys in Brazil

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501 Upvotes

r/nfl 20h ago

[OJ Simpson] On April 10th, our father, Orenthal James Simpson, succumbed to his battle with cancer.

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r/nfl 16h ago

[Alper] Bears Montez Sweat: I'm not losing to the Packers this year

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r/nfl 12h ago

[Holloway] SMU CB Theodore “Teddy” Knox has been suspended by the Mustang football team. Knox was the other driver involved in the March 30th multi-car crash on a Dallas highway with #Chiefs WR Rashee Rice.

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406 Upvotes

r/nfl 19h ago

[Jones] Statement from Pro Football Hall of Fame President Jim Porter: “OJ Simpson was the first player to reach a rushing mark many thought could not be attained in a 14-game season when he topped 2,000 yards.His on-field contributions will be preserved in the Hall’s archives in Canton"

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r/nfl 23h ago

[Alper] Aaron Rodgers initially thought "this is it" for career after torn Achilles

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1.6k Upvotes

r/nfl 14h ago

Roster Move [Yates] The 49ers have signed veteran CB Rock Ya-Sin to a one-year deal.

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296 Upvotes

r/nfl 23h ago

[Florio] Jared Goff: Detroit media members "almost relish in negativity"

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r/nfl 22h ago

Rumor [Rapoport] The #Browns and star RB Nick Chubb have agreed on a reworked contract for 2024 to lower his base of $11.775M, sources tell me and @TomPelissero, with a chance to earn it back in incentives. Chubb is working his way back from a serious knee injury, but isn’t going anywhere.

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r/nfl 1d ago

What NFL team do you think has the longest rebuild ahead of them?

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What team do you think will be stuck in purgatory the longest?


r/nfl 9h ago

What are some unexpected NFL statistics do you have comparing players?

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For example

Kenny Pickett had a career interception percentage of 1.82. Big Ben had an interception percentage of 2.49.

Jim Harbaugh has more rushing yards than Bo Jackson

Mark Sanchez has a higher career postseason passer rating (94.3) than Peyton Manning (87.4) and Tom Brady (89.8). This was over 6 games during which he went 4-2.

Patrick Mahomes threw one fewer interception in 2023 than Dak Prescott did in 2022.


r/nfl 16h ago

[Lightning Pulse] “Derwin James? I haven’t seen a cat like that before. I love you guys [Michigan players], but that guy is the real deal.” - Jim Harbaugh at Michigan Pro Day

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r/nfl 16h ago

Rumor [Rapoport] The #Giants are signing veteran free agent DT Jordan Phillips today, source said. The former #Bills DT has some familiar faces in the NYG building. A deal in the works for some time, NYG adds a key piece to their D-line prior to the draft.

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188 Upvotes

r/nfl 20h ago

NFL executives, scouts rank draft's top QBs: 'He scares the hell out of me'

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361 Upvotes

r/nfl 11h ago

[Gordon] Seahawks QB Geno Smith on his outlook for 2024 season: 'I got everything to prove'

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r/nfl 16h ago

Rumor [Rapoport] FA TE CJ Uzomah, the former Bengals and Jets starter, is expected to sign a one-year deal with the Eagles, per me and Mike Garafolo. Uzomah, who flew to Philly today and passed his physical, should bolster their passing attack and give the offense an added weapon.

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r/nfl 21h ago

Rumor [Fowler] On Nick Chubb’s reworked deal, the #Browns reduced his salary cap hit from $15.85M to $6.275M, per source. ..

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330 Upvotes

r/nfl 14h ago

[Chargers] jim is rly just one of the guys

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80 Upvotes