Happy Sunday! I’m filling in for Terrance today on the links. Hopefully you didn’t lose your life savings betting on Errol Spence against Terence Crawford last night. We’ve got the Seattle Seahawks returning to the practice field later this afternoon, but the main story from the weekend is Indianapolis Colts running back Jonathan Taylor reportedly requesting a trade. If you’ve followed Jim Irsay’s tweets about the running back position and Taylor specifically, I think you can figure out why. Will Taylor stay put, or will he head elsewhere in the final year of his rookie deal? And no, he’s not coming to play for the Seahawks.
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Jim Irsay says Colts won't trade Jonathan Taylor - NBC Sports
Don't bother making Irsay an offer he can't refuse.
Report: Jonathan Taylor requests a trade -NBC Sports
Less than a day after the man who covers the Colts for ESPN raised the possibility of running back Jonathan Taylor requesting a trade, Jonathan Taylor reportedly has requested a trade.
Travis Kelce says he's 'gotta be a better leader' after practice fights - ESPN
Travis Kelce said he needed to be a better leader after incidents in which he got into physical altercations with a teammate during practice.
Rodgers joins Mahomes and more with restructured contract - ESPN
New Jets quarterback Aaron Rodgers restructured his contract this week to improve his team's chances at a ring -- and he's not the only quarterback to do so.
Broncos and Javonte Williams' are confident in speedy recovery - ESPN - Denver Broncos- ESPN
Williams' speedy recovery from a right ACL tear last year has the Broncos confident about his return to the field this season.
Broncos coach Sean Payton regrets Nathaniel Hackett barbs - ESPN
Broncos coach Sean Payton said he regrets criticizing Denver's previous coach, Nathaniel Hackett, in an interview. Payton said he intends to reach out to Hackett, now with the Jets, "at the right time."
Source - Free agent Ezekiel Elliott visiting Patriots - ESPN
Free agent running back Ezekiel Elliott, who was released by the Cowboys this offseason, visited the Patriots on Saturday, a source confirmed to ESPN.
Source: Short-handed Dolphins agree to deal with Eli Apple - ESPN
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Sources -- Steelers signing veteran linebacker Kwon Alexander - ESPN
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