Mike Reiss news, rumors, videos [20+ articles]

Recent Mike Reiss news, rumors

  • • Patriots have nearly $23 million in dead money for 2020
    Tom Brady is gone from New England, but he definitely won’t be forgotten. Especially on the books. Past Brady contracts are triggering a $13.5 million cap charge under his name for 2020. As noted by Mike Reiss of ESPN.com, the Patriots have nearly $23 million in charges for 2020 tied to players no longer on [more]...2020
  • • Patriots put up billboards thanking Tom Brady
    For those in the Boston area who aren’t staying indoors at this upside-down time, there are a dozen specific messages peppered throughout the vicinity. Via Mike Reiss of ESPN.com, 12 billboards thanking Tom Brady for his time with the Patriots now appear in New England. Via CBSSports.com, the billboards say, “Thank you Tom. The greatest [more]...2020
  • • Patriots place second-round tender on DT Adam Butler
    The Patriots are making (somewhat) of a commitment to defensive tackle Adam Butler. ESPN’s Mike Reiss reports that the team has placed a second-round tender on the 25-year-old. The move ensures that if any team signs Butler to an offer sheet and the Patriots decline to match, they’d get that team’s second-round pick in return. The former Vanderbilt standout has spent his entire three-year career w...2020
  • • Robert Kraft says Tom Brady wanted to leave, Patriots would have worked it out
    Tom Brady announced on Tuesday that he will not return to the New England Patriots next season, and the team appears determined to make it known that the decision to part ways was Brady’s. Patriots owner Robert Kraft says he met face to face with Brady on Monday night, at which point the six-time Super Bowl champion informed Kraft he will be signing with another team this offseason. Kraft told ESP...2020
  • • Robert Kraft on Tom Brady: ‘I love him like a son’
    Tom Brady has made the stunning announcement that he won’t be returning to the New England Patriots. Patriots owner Robert Kraft, who has long shared a remarkable bond with the soon-to-be departed quarterback, has issued his first reaction to the news that Brady’s tenure with organization is at its end after two decades and six Super Bowl victories. Brady surfaced on social media to share a statem...2020
  • • Robert Kraft releases statement after Tom Brady announces he's leaving the Patriots
    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady shocked the entire Boston community and the sports world Tuesday morning, announcing that he is leaving the team after a two decade marriage. This came after months of speculation that a divorce could be in the cards following New England’s premature departure from the AFC Playoffs back in January. Even then, it was a stunning announcement from Brady. He’...2020
  • • Patriots tender Adam Butler at second-round level
    There’s no news on Tom Brady yet, but the Patriots have taken care of some other business. Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports that they have tendered impending restricted free agent defensive lineman Adam Butler. It’s a second-round tender, which sets Butler up to make $3.259 million and sets the Patriots up to get a second-round [more]...2020
  • • Report: Tom Brady, Patriots 'no closer to agreement' on contract
    As NFL free agency draws closer, Tom Brady remains the player everyone is talking about. Now with just days remaining before he officially becomes a free agent, talks between the New England Patriots and Brady reportedly aren’t going well. According to ESPN’s Mike Reiss, Brady and the Patriots are no closer in their contract talks than in prior weeks and there’s now a growing air of uncertainty in...2020
  • • Could Patriots offer Tom Brady a five-year deal?
    Tom Brady likely wants a multi-year commitment from the New England Patriots, and common sense would tell you Bill Belichick would prefer to take things year-by-year with a quarterback who will turn 43 before the start of next season. Brady would probably be happy with a two-year deal, but the middle ground between the two sides could actually be a contract that spans even longer than that. ESPN’s...2020
  • • Tom Brady on free agency: 'Nobody knows anything'
    We continue to hear rumors about where New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady will land once free agency starts on March 18. The latest suggestion is that the Tennessee Titans are a realistic option. Prior to that, the Las Vegas Raiders were seen as odds-on favorites to land Mr. Brady. Now, according to Brady's former offensive coordinator with the Patriots, Charlie Weis, any speculation is mi...2020

Share it ! 😉

Mike Reiss injury and suspension

  • • Justin Bethel coming off shoulder surgery
    The Patriots face an uncertain offseason in many respects, and one of their known commodities now faces rehab. According to Mike Reiss of ESPN.com, Patriots special teamer Justin Bethel had shoulder surgery to fix a problem that bothered him last season. Bethel joined the Patriots last year from the Ravens, and provided another boost to [more]...2020
  • • Patriots to still receive draft pick from Josh Gordon trade
    The Patriots will end up getting a 2019 seventh-round pick out of the Josh Gordon trade, per Mike Reiss of ESPN.com. It was initially reported that New England sent a fifth-round pick to Cleveland in exchange for Gordon, and that a seventh-rounder would be coming back to the Pats if Gordon was unable to play 10 games with the club in 2018. Although Gordon ended up playing 11 games for New England ...2019
  • • Report: Tight end Rob Gronkowski has been a regular at Patriots facility
    Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is once again openly contemplating retirement, but there has been at least one positive sign for New England fans hoping he returns in 2019. According to ESPN’s Mike Reiss, Gronkowski has been a regular at Gillette Stadium since the Patriots won the Super Bowl two weeks ago. While some of that could have to do with Gronkowski receiving treatment for a thigh injury...2019
  • • Bill Belichick opens up about ‘unfortunate’ Josh Gordon situation
    At the start of Friday’s press conference, New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick addressed the big news from Thursday, which of course was that Josh Gordon has once again been suspended by the NFL — indefinitely. Belichick didn’t have a ton to say — he rarely does about these types of situations — but did lament the “unfortunate” turn of events. He said he’s had a lot of conversations wit...2018
  • • Patriots activate RB Rex Burkhead from IR
    New England’s backfield will soon be the deepest it’s been since the start of this season. Rex Burkhead will likely be in uniform Sunday after the Patriots activated him from IR, Field Yates of ESPN.com tweets. The Patriots will waive offensive lineman Matt Tobin to make room on their roster, per ESPN.com’s Mike Reiss (on Twitter). This season hasn’t been the smoothest for the Pats’ backfield. Son...2018
  • • Rex Burkhead appears to be close to making return for Patriots
    Last week, the Patriots dropped running back Kenjon Barner even though rookie Sony Michel is still limited in practice with a knee injury. That may indicate that the Pats believe Rex Burkhead will return to action in early December, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com writes. Burkhead has not been seen since the third week of the season when he suffered a concussion, but he returned to practice on Nov. 8. Per ...2018
  • • Rob Gronkowski likely out vs. Titans on Sunday
    A third Rob Gronkowski injury absence appears to be in the cards. The Patriots will not deploy their All-Pro tight end to play Sunday against the Titans, Ian Rapoport of NFL.com tweets. While Gronkowski is traveling with the team to Nashville, per ESPN.com’s Mike Reiss (on Twitter), he’s expected to be held out. Gronk missed games against the Bears and Packers but played in Buffalo on the Monday n...2018
  • • Patriots activate Julian Edelman, release RB Kenjon Barner
    New England will venture into its Week 4 game thin at running back, though the Patriots’ wide receiver situation will be in as good of shape as it’s been all year.Julian Edelman‘s return Thursday night forced the Patriots to make a roster move, and they’re opting to release running back Kenjon Barner, according to Mike Reiss of ESPN.com. Barner’s bounced on and off the Pats roster this season, but...2018
  • • Patriots work out WR Kendall Wright
    The Patriots hosted wide receiver Kendall Wright and a host of other free agents for workouts on Wednesday, reports Mike Reiss of ESPN. New England currently only has four wide receivers on its roster (excluding special-teamer Matthew Slater), and the club is counting on Chris Hogan, Phillip Dorsett, Cordarrelle Patterson, and the recently-claimed Chad Hansen to shoulder the load until Julian Ede...2018
  • • Report: Brady could see significant time on Thursday
    Tom Brady was held out of the New England Patriots’ preseason opener and missed some practice time last week with a sore back, but it does not sound like the injury is anything serious.According to ESPN’s Mike Reiss, the Patriots plan to start Brady in Thursday night’s preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles. Not only that, but the 41-year-old could play for several series. Brady said on hi...2018

Advertisement

Advertisement

Mike Reiss trade, contract, salary rumors

  • • Patriots have nearly $23 million in dead money for 2020
    Tom Brady is gone from New England, but he definitely won’t be forgotten. Especially on the books. Past Brady contracts are triggering a $13.5 million cap charge under his name for 2020. As noted by Mike Reiss of ESPN.com, the Patriots have nearly $23 million in charges for 2020 tied to players no longer on [more]...2020
  • • Patriots place second-round tender on DT Adam Butler
    The Patriots are making (somewhat) of a commitment to defensive tackle Adam Butler. ESPN’s Mike Reiss reports that the team has placed a second-round tender on the 25-year-old. The move ensures that if any team signs Butler to an offer sheet and the Patriots decline to match, they’d get that team’s second-round pick in return. The former Vanderbilt standout has spent his entire three-year career w...2020
  • • Patriots tender Adam Butler at second-round level
    There’s no news on Tom Brady yet, but the Patriots have taken care of some other business. Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports that they have tendered impending restricted free agent defensive lineman Adam Butler. It’s a second-round tender, which sets Butler up to make $3.259 million and sets the Patriots up to get a second-round [more]...2020
  • • Report: Tom Brady, Patriots 'no closer to agreement' on contract
    As NFL free agency draws closer, Tom Brady remains the player everyone is talking about. Now with just days remaining before he officially becomes a free agent, talks between the New England Patriots and Brady reportedly aren’t going well. According to ESPN’s Mike Reiss, Brady and the Patriots are no closer in their contract talks than in prior weeks and there’s now a growing air of uncertainty in...2020
  • • Could Patriots offer Tom Brady a five-year deal?
    Tom Brady likely wants a multi-year commitment from the New England Patriots, and common sense would tell you Bill Belichick would prefer to take things year-by-year with a quarterback who will turn 43 before the start of next season. Brady would probably be happy with a two-year deal, but the middle ground between the two sides could actually be a contract that spans even longer than that. ESPN’s...2020
  • • Tom Brady truly doesn't know where he will be playing in 2020?
    Tom Brady would never reveal where he is planning to play in 2020 before he felt the timing was appropriate, but the six-time Super Bowl champion may genuinely have no idea what the future holds. Brady has not given any public hints about where he intends to sign, and that likely has a lot to do with the New England Patriots not yet offering him a new contract. Former Patriots offensive coordinato...2020
  • • Report: Tom Brady, Patriots still have not discussed contract
    No surprise here, but the Patriots and Tom Brady have still yet to discuss a potential new deal, as Mike Reiss of ESPN.com writes. This echoes the non-update updates that we’ve heard over the past few weeks – Brady is still on course for free agency with the intent of exploring all options before considering a New England reunion. At this point, the Patriots can only hope for a heads up on Brady’s...2020
  • • Report: Tom Brady, Patriots have still had 'no movement' in contract talks
    The clock is ticking for the New England Patriots to work out a new deal with Tom Brady before the six-time Super Bowl champion hits free agency, but the two sides have yet to make any progress. There has been “no movement” in contract negotiations between Brady and the Patriots, ESPN’s Mike Reiss reported on Sunday. While Brady said after the season that there have been open lines of communicatio...2020
  • • Tom Brady, Patriots have made no progress in contract talks
    The New England Patriots would like to sign Tom Brady to a new contract before the start of free agency if the quarterback is planning to return, but the two sides apparently have not sat down at the negotiating table yet. Brady and the Patriots have not yet engaged in contract talks, ESPN’s Mike Reiss reports. However, Reiss notes that the lack of negotiations is consistent with the typical flow ...2020
  • • Tom Brady’s future with Patriots a ‘wait-and-see’ situation
    Tom Brady conceivably could be playing his final game with the New England Patriots on Sunday, and sources say that there is no clarity to how both the team and the quarterback are dealing with the uncertain situation. Reporting from Patriots headquarters, ESPN NFL reporter Mike Reiss indicated during an appearance Friday on “Get Up!” that a source said the involved parties as taking a “wait-and-s...2020

Mike Reiss stats

  • • Patriots, RB Brandon Bolden agree to extension
    The Patriots are brining back one of their special teams aces for another season. ESPN’s Field Yates reports (via Twitter) that the team has signed running back Brandon Bolden to a one-year, $880K deal. The contract has $170K in guaranteed money, including a $60K signing bonus and $110K of the $790K salary (via the Boston Globe’s Ben Volin). His cap number will be at $720K. The 2012 undrafted free...2018
  • • Ask PFW: There is no next (Edel)man up
    2017
  • • News Blitz 8/3: Tom Brady turns 40!
    Turning 40 is a major milestone birthday for anyone. Turning 40 as an active NFL quarterback is a rarity. Turning 40 as arguably the best active NFL quarterback is unprecedented. But that’s Tom Brady’s reality on Thursday as TB12 hits the big 4-0 in Foxborough, where he’ll celebrate with a morning training camp practice session. Media outlets from all across the web have found different ways to ac...2017
  • • Transcripts: Patriots Conference Calls 1/24
    HEAD COACH, BILL BELICHICK ...2017
  • • AFC Championship Game 2017: Winner, Score Predictions for Steelers vs. Patriots
    2017
  • • Josh McDaniels to Return as Patriots OC: Latest Comments and Reaction
    2017
  • • NFL1000: Rookie Review from Week 14
    2016
  • • Danny Amendola Injury: Updates on Patriots WR's Ankle and Return
    2016
  • • Tom Brady Injury: Updates on Patriots QB's Knee and Return
    2016
  • • Martellus Bennett Injury: Updates on Patriots TE's Ankle, Shoulder and Return
    2016

Mike Reiss kids, wife/husband, girlfriend/boyfriend, father/mother

  • • Matthew Slater wants to finish career with Patriots
    The Patriots picked up Matthew Slater‘s option back in March, assuring that their special teams ace would be back in New England next season. However, if the 33-year-old has his way, he’ll be sticking with the Patriots for the rest of his career. Slater told ESPN’s Mike Reiss that he doesn’t want to play anywhere else, a fact that will be especially relevant when he hits free agency next offseason...2019
  • • Report: Tom Brady expected to skip voluntary workouts again
    Quarterback Tom Brady was not present for much of the New England Patriots’ voluntary offseason program last year, and it appears the six-time Super Bowl champion is planning to take the same approach in 2019. ESPN’s Mike Reiss wrote over the weekend that the expectation is Brady will “follow a similar routine as last year” and opt to spend time with his family rather than participating in volunta...2019
  • • Tom Brady is closer to retirement than ever
    Tom Brady is a surefire Football Hall of Famer. But for the past several years, we just assumed Brady would play forever. In fact, he has declared on more than one occasion his desire to play well into his 40s. But now as he nears his 41st birthday — August 3 — it appears as though he’s closer to retirement that ever before. Speaking to ESPN’s Mike Reiss, Brady is on the doorstep.“I think about it...2018
  • • Tom Brady discusses future, Patriots, Bill Belichick
    In an appearance at the Milken Institute Global Conference in California, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady reaffirmed his commitment to football and, specifically, playing football for the Patriots. However, not everything is necessarily rosy between the team and its star player. Here’s a look at the highlights from Brady’s event, courtesy of ESPN.com’s Mike Reiss and Ben Volin of The Boston Globe: ...2018
  • • Tom Brady will return for 2018 season
    The New England Patriots got even more clarity Monday afternoon. Quarterback Tom Brady is returning for the 2018 season. Per ESPN’s Mike Reiss:“Part of this offseason for me is certainly about still preparing for what’s ahead in my next journey, my next mountain to climb with this group of teammates, but it’s also [acknowledging] that a lot of people are getting the short end of the stick in my li...2018
  • • Tom Brady has interesting connection to Minnesota
    Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are headed to Super Bowl LII in Minnesota, and the trip is conjuring of some memories for the All-Pro quarterback.While appearing on WEEI for his weekly interview (h/t Mike Reiss, ESPN), Brady said Minnesota is his mom’s home state and that every summer the family would visit his grandparents, who were dairy farmers.“We’d go fishing in the summer, ice fishing...2018
  • Ask PFW: Patriots postseason ponderings
    • Ask PFW: Patriots postseason ponderings
    Hi guys Happy New Year!!! What are your thoughts that at the end of the season we lose Josh [McDaniels] & Matt [Patricia] to other teams? Also, as another year rolls in, what does the future hold in your mind? Specifically the end of the dynasty when Bill and Tom finally walk off  into the sunset? Gary Waldron There certainly is a lot of interest this week with the Patriots coordinators. Reports i...2018
  • New England Patriots Postgame Transcripts 10/22
    • New England Patriots Postgame Transcripts 10/22
    HEAD COACH BILL BELICHICK POSTGAME PRESS CONFERENCEOctober 22, 2017 ...2017
  • • Ask PFW: There is no next (Edel)man up
    2017
  • • Tom Brady's family surprised him at training camp
    https://www.instagram.com/p/BQG-_bZjL4n/?taken-by=tombrady The second Tom Brady steps onto the field, he is poised, steadfast and rarely surprised. There are exceptions to this, however. At training camp this week, he was taken aback ... but in a good way. As he ran out to the practice fields for some work against the Jaguars on Monday, he was shocked to see familiar faces in the crowd -- his fami...2017

Top Mike Reiss news

Mike Reiss fantasy rankings and news

  • • NFL Scores Week 5: Top Fantasy Stars, Results and Latest Team Stats
    2016
  • • Jacoby Brissett, Julian Edelman, LeGarrette Blount Post-Week 3 Fantasy Advice
    2016
  • • Fantasy Football Week 2: Rankings, Projections and Waiver-Wire Tips
    2016
  • • Fantasy Football Week 1: Sunday Morning Gameday Preview
    2016
  • • 2016 Fantasy Football: Hall of Fame Weekend Fantasy Notebook
    2016
  • • Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 16: Advice Before Fantasy Football Lineup Deadline
    2015
  • • Trey Williams Released by Patriots: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction
    2015
  • • Scott Chandler Week 13 Fantasy Outlook After Rob Gronkowski Injury
    2015
  • • Week 13 Fantasy Football Rankings: Lineup Advice for Every Position
    2015
  • • Week 8 Fantasy Football Rankings: Positional Overview, Guide and Advice
    2015

Mike Reiss schedule, game

  • • Jarrett Stidham claims he isn’t thinking about whether Tom Brady will be back in New England
    If Tom Brady exercises his prerogative to move on from the Patriots in free agency, Jarrett Stidham potentially becomes the starting quarterback, in only his second season. Stidham claims he’s not thinking about that. “Right now, I can’t really think too much about all of that,” Stidham told Mike Reiss of ESPN.com on Friday. “I [more]...2020
  • • Patriots re-sign kicker Nick Folk, waive DT Albert Huggins
    Albert Huggins‘ stint with the Patriots lasted less than one week.  The Patriots waived the rookie defensive tackle on Saturday, according to ESPN’s Field Yates (via Twitter). The Pats will use the roster spot on kicker Nick Folk, who the team officially re-signed. Huggins joined the Texans as an undrafted free agent out of Clemson. He landed on Houston’s practice squad at the end of the preseason...2019
  • • Report: Tom Brady expected to skip OTAs
    Last year, Tom Brady stayed away from the Patriots’ offseason program until minicamp. It looks like he will follow a similar schedule this offseason. All indications are Brady will skip Patriots OTAs again, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com notes. This process obviously did not hinder the Patriots last year, although the 2019 New England edition has more work to do in the offseason compared to last season’s ...2019
  • • Report: Tom Brady expected to skip voluntary workouts again
    2019
  • • Rex Ryan refers to Bill Belichick as ‘the devil’
    Rex Ryan and Bill Belichick had an interesting rivalry during the former’s tenures as the head coach of the New York Jets and Buffalo Bills, and the current ESPN analyst clearly has bad memories of their battles. Why? Choosing to refer to someone as “the devil” lends to that notion. Ryan was weighing in on Sunday’s divisional-round showdown between the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Chargers...2019
  • • Patriots activate RB Rex Burkhead from IR
    2018
  • • Rob Gronkowski likely out vs. Titans on Sunday
    2018
  • • Patriots activate Julian Edelman, release RB Kenjon Barner
    2018
  • • Brady: Gordon working at it every day
    Josh Gordon now plays for the New England Patriots. That means his coach is Bill Belichick and his quarterback is Tom Brady. In other words, now he’s with a duo that has five Super Bowls together. Earlier on Friday, Belichick didn’t offer up much on their new All-Pro wideout. But so far, he likes what he sees.“I think everybody feels like this is a talented player. We’ll see how it goes.”For what ...2018
  • • Patriots work out WR Kendall Wright
    2018

Mike Reiss rumors, scandals

  • • Robert Kraft releases statement after Tom Brady announces he's leaving the Patriots
    2020
  • • Report: Tom Brady, Patriots 'no closer to agreement' on contract
    2020
  • • Tom Brady on free agency: 'Nobody knows anything'
    2020
  • • Kearse's strong 2017 season should keep him at home with Jets
    Although there’s been some speculation the Jets could release veteran wideout Jermaine Kearse in the coming months, Kearse seems likely to stick on New York’s roster, according to Brian Costello of the New York Post. Gang Green would save $5.5MM by cutting Kearse prior to the beginning of the regular season, and the club has a well-stocked depth chart at receiver that includes Terrelle Pryor, Robb...2018
  • • Pats moving up to No. 2 for Mayfield would have been shocking
    We recently heard that the Patriots were just one of two teams to rate Baker Mayfield as the best quarterback in this year’s draft, and Mayfield’s agent, Jack Mills, indicated that New England may have been willing to move up to the No. 2 overall pick to land his client. However, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com is not so sure. He thinks the Patriots wanted to meet with Mayfield as part of their thorough sc...2018
  • • Ask PFW: Patriots postseason ponderings
    2018
  • Transcript: Bill Belichick Conference Call 10/31
    • Transcript: Bill Belichick Conference Call 10/31
    HEAD COACH BILL BELICHICK CONFERENCE CALLOctober 31, 2017 ...2017
  • • Matthew Slater and Devin McCourty Press Conference Transcripts 7/26
    Matthew Slater, Wide Receiver ...2017
  • • Josh McDaniels to Return as Patriots OC: Latest Comments and Reaction
    2017
  • • Jimmy Garoppolo Answers Call but Injury Creates More Uncertainty for Patriots
    2016

Latest football headlines and breaking news