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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are moving on from the senior-most member of their defense. Tampa Bay released defensive tackle Gerald McCoy after nine seasons with the club, the team announced Tuesday. The 31-year-old had three years remaining on his contract with the Bucs and was owed $13 million in 2019 prior to his release. Now…

Amid a standoff in contract re-negotiations with the Minnesota Vikings, Kyle Rudolph has no intention of staying away from the team facility. The Vikings tight end told NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero that he plans to attend the first day of Minnesota’s organized team activities (OTAs) on Tuesday. Pelissero added that Rudolph is currently in New…

Reuben Foster’s 2019 season is in jeopardy. The Washington Redskins linebacker is believed to have suffered a torn ACL in his left knee, plus additional damage, sources told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport on Monday. Rapoport added the injury is considered “major and significant.” The linebacker will see specialists to determine the full extent of…

Adam Gase, head coach and, as of Wednesday, interim general manager of the New York Jets, spoke for the first time Monday since New York fired general manager Mike Maccagnan last week. Gase denied to reporters that Maccagnan’s axing was the result of a power struggle between the tenured GM and the first-year head coach.…

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger apparently feels remorseful over how he reacted to a Week 12 loss to the Denver Broncos in 2018. Roethlisberger, who threw a late-game interception in the end zone, went on his radio show in late November and pointed out wide receiver Antonio Brown’s route running on the turnover. The signal-caller…