Welcome to another edition of The Morning After Huddle where we we bring you the top news from around the NFL each day. We hope you’re strapped in tight. There’s unexpected turbulence in the Mile High City with Jerry Jeudy.
Here’s what you need to know:
- According to the Arapahoe Sheriff’s Office, Jerry Jeudy has been arrested on charges of 2nd degree criminal tampering with a domestic violence enhancer.The Broncos are aware of the situation and are gathering more evidence.
- We’ve been waiting all day for Sunday Night! Maria Taylor will officially take over for Mike Tirico as host of Football Night in America. Maria’s promotion comes on the heels of Tirico’s move to full time play-by-play announcer.
- Our condolences go out to the family of Patriots Hall of Famer Gino Cappelletti, as he has passed away at 89. Cappelletti was heavily involved with the Patriots as a player, coach and broadcaster. For more details, click here.
- Finally, we leave you with our Key Signings RoundUp: Jaguars rookie Travon Walker has signed his contract. Contract details stipulate that Walker will make $37.4M, including a $24.4M signing bonus. The Atlanta Falcons also announced a rookie contract signing, late Thursday. Wide Receiver Drake London signed an (estimated) $24.66M deal. Not a signing, but a trade was made yesterday as the New England Patriots sent QB Jarrett Stidham (and a 7th round pick) to the Las Vegas Raiders for a 6th round pick.
That’s it for today’s huddle. Catch us on this weekend for more top news you definitely need to know!