Jared Goff might be grounded with the Los Angeles Rams for a bit (AP). Prior to a fourth-quarter drive on Saturday against the Kansas City Chiefs, the early returns from Goff had been slightly cringe-worthy. Case Keenum is what he is, but he’s the best option for the Rams right now, and head coach Jeff Fisher is going old school with the approach to Goff.
Norman, who said going from the Carolina Panthers to the Washington Redskins was “like going from a dictatorship to freedom,” had some interesting things to say in an ESPN the Magazine story, via the Washington Post. “Redskins is not offensive to me,” Norman told ESPN.
Each week, the Washington Post’s Mark Maske provides in-depth Monday morning NFL analysis with “First and 10,” a dissection of the league’s most important developments from a weekend of action. First and 10: Aug. 22 FIRST… Seriously, it’s time to do something about the NFL preseason. Commissioner Roger Goodell has talked about it in the past. The owners proposed it to the players during the negotiations that led to the 2011 labor deal. Now it’s time — it’s way past time, actually — to do it: shorten the preseason. When so many coaches decide that so many starting quarterbacks don’t need to take even a single snap during Week 2 of the preseason, it’s difficult to argue that a four-game preseason