Source: Sweat, Bears finalizing 4-year, $98M deal

Sweat and Bears Nearing Completion of 4-Year Contract Worth $98M The Chicago Bears have signed a long-term extension with edge rusher Montez Sweat before his debut against the New Orleans Saints. Sweat, 27, will sign a four-year extension worth $98 million, making him the highest-paid player on the team and the NFL’s fifth-highest paid edge … Read more

NFL reportedly finalizing discipline for several players linked to gambling violations

The NFL is finalizing disciplinary action against more players for gambling violations, including Indianapolis Colts defensive back Isaiah Rodgers Sr., two people familiar with the plans told The Associated Press on Wednesday. The people spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because an official announcement won’t be made until later this week. A year-long … Read more

NFL owners finalizing extension for Roger Goodell

Another Roger Goodell extension — a topic broached in March — is on the cusp of completion. The longtime NFL commissioner is set to receive a new deal that runs through the 2027 season, Jeremy Fowler and John Keim of report. Colts owner Jim Irsay confirmed the extension is coming, though Goodell said he … Read more