The defensive tackle is the latest to get a big deal from the Rams. But with Jared Goff’s contract looming, the window for a title may be small.
The Rams announce they have agreed to a six-year deal with defensive tackle Aaron Donald. A source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter the deal is worth $135 million, including $87 million guaranteed.
Texans punter Shane Lechler, who was beat out in training camp by undrafted rookie Trevor Daniel, has been cut by the team, a source confirmed to ESPN.
Eagles tight end Brent Celek, 33, announced his retirement from the NFL on Friday after 11 seasons in which he missed just one game.
The NFL had a 60 percent reduction in penalties for its new helmet rule during the preseason after the competition committee clarified wording on “inadvertent or incidental contact.”
Teddy Bridgewater said he’s excited to grow as a player under Saints starter Drew Brees, saying, “I get to learn from one of the best players to ever play this game.”