Getty Images
1hJohn Clayton

Who's leading every QB battle headed into camp

Robert Griffin III will get the first chance to start for the Browns, while the 49ers' Blaine Gabbert must beat out Colin Kaepernick. John Clayton assesses the six QB battles to watch.

Nick Laham/Getty Images

NFL gets tough on concussion policy violations

The NFL and NFL Players Association on Monday jointly announced new guidelines designed to probe and punish teams that violate the league's concussion protocol.

Andrew Dieb/Icon Sportswire
1hBill Barnwell

Barnwell's bounce-back teams for 2016

After experiencing a bunch of bad luck in 2015, the Cowboys and Tony Romo look primed to improve this season. Bill Barnwell predicts which NFL teams will rise and decline in 2016.

Odell Beckham Jr. shows no mercy at his camp (0:22)
Mason Crosby rides adaptive bike to practice with young Packers fan (0:34)
ESPN.com Illustration

Vote now: How does your NFL team stack up?

ESPN The Magazine's Ultimate Standings grades organizations on everything from ticket prices and stadium experience to the talent on the field, court or rink. How does your favorite NFL team stack up? Vote now!

Icon Sportswire, Getty Images
22hESPN Stats & Information

Top stats to know: AFC training camps

NFL teams report to training camp this week. Here are the top stats to know about every AFC team heading into the 2016 NFL season.

William Purnell/Icon Sportswire
19hJeremy Fowler

Steelers find hidden win in Le'Veon Bell suspension

Le'Veon Bell's suspension could hurt the Steelers on the field but will give them leverage when negotiating his deal when he's a free agent in 2017.

Jets shouldn't feel good moving forward with Geno Smith (1:34)


Should the NFL follow the CFL's lead?

Mike Golic hopes the NFL does not follow the CFL's lead by allowing coaches to be able to speak to their QBs while the play is happening: "I think it's a horrific idea."


Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Brett Favre on his wife, Deanna, presenting him for the Hall of Fame: "Deanna is the best teammate I've ever had. She has been by my side throughout this journey and I'm so excited that she gets to play such an important role for me." According to the Hall of Fame, the only other wife to serve as a presenter was Kim Singletary for her husband Mike in 1998. "Serving as Brett's presenter is a great honor," Deanna said. "I am thrilled to be able share this special moment in time with him."

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Deanna Favre, Brett's wife, will be his presenter for the Pro Football Hall of Fame ceremony. Favre said last week that his father, Irvin, would have done it if he were alive. Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers will present Kevin Greene.

Bob Holtzman ESPN 

The Colts are determined to keep Andrew Luck healthy. He practiced sliding during OTAs, but offensive coordinator Rob Chudzinski tells me convincing Luck to slide is still a work in progress. Chudzinski compared Luck to a QB he coached at the U of Miami years ago: Hall of Famer Jim Kelly. Chud said Kelly was a high school linebacker and that Luck plays the same way. Interesting comparison.

Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer 

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have unveiled a free kids club called "Bucs Squad" to get younger fans involved. Members get exclusive access to Thursday's training camp practice. There will also be 2,000 free tickets given away for the Aug. 16 preseason game against the Browns.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Eddie Lacy and the running backs getting some post-practice with in on the JUGS machine.

Mike Wells ESPN Staff Writer 

Colts WR Donte Moncrief sporting, well, some Donte Moncrief socks the first day of training camp.

Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer 

Bengals owner and president Mike Brown repeats what's become an annual message: "We know we still have to take the next step."

Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer 

The NFL season has officially arrived to Cincinnati. Bengals coach Marvin Lewis is in place for annual pre-training camp media day.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

A two-hour and 18-minute first practice ends with Jared Abbrederis making a deep grab for a touchdown. QBs and receivers had a good first day without pads.

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Brian Urlacher on whether Devin Hester is a Hall of Famer: "100 percent."

Bob Holtzman ESPN 

Andrew Luck may look a little different this season. New QBs coach Brian Schottenheimer said he's been working with Luck on taking quicker steps. It's all about getting set up more quickly in hopes of avoiding hits. Luck looks a little trimmer to me too.

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Odell Beckham shows no mercy. This is in 1-on-1s against campers at his inaugural football camp


James Walker ESPN Staff Writer 

With Dolphins rookie CB Xavien Howard (knee) sidelined, backup Tony Lippett will get an extended look with the starters in training camp.