Tagged: Martavis Bryant (35 Results)
Raiders now have big plans for Bryant
Just a few days after Jon Gruden criticized Oakland wide receiver MARTAVIS BRYANT for not picking up the offense, the head coach now claims that the Raiders have big plans for… More Bryant. Gruden even went as far as to call Bryant a “great talent”. Fantasy owners, meanwhile, have one eyebrow raised. Less
Source: NBC Sports Bay Area
Around the NFL: Does Martavis Bryant still have it?
It doesn’t seem to be happening for Martavis Bryant in Oakland. He hasn’t even appeared yet in a preseason game, of course, but the coaches indicate he’s not picking up the offense properly. more »
Gruden sends message to WR Bryant
Oakland head coach Jon Gruden says that wide receiver MARTAVIS BRYANT needs to “get out here and play better” as the new wideout continues to miss time in training camp. Gruden noted that Bryant is in a competitive situation and that other receivers have had a nice camp.
Source: San Francisco Chronicle
Raiders wideout Bryant headed to camp
Oakland wide receiver MARTAVIS BRYANT was rumored earlier in the offseason to be facing a possible suspension from the NFL. With no word of a suspension so far, Bryant will be reporting to training camp with his teammates today.
Raiders WR Bryant to be suspended again?
Oakland Raiders wide receiver MARTAVIS BRYANT is believed to be facing discipline from the NFL stemming from a possible poor standing with the league’s substance abuse policy. Bryant has already been suspended multiple times for violating the policy while playing in Pittsburgh.
Source: NBC Bay Area
Around the NFL: Bye-bye Bryant?
The Raiders might have made the first colossal blunder of the offseason. A Las Vegas newspaper is reporting the team fears a suspension could be coming for wide receiver Martavis Bryant. more »
Carr pleased with new WR Nelson
Oakland quarterback DEREK CARR says that he understands why AARON RODGERS loved throwing the ball to wide receiver JORDY NELSON. Carr has taken note of Nelson’s veteran ability and attention to… More detail. The Raiders are hoping for a bounce-back season from the 33-year-old Nelson, who forms a boom-or-bust receiving trio along with AMARI COOPER and MARTAVIS BRYANT. Less
Gruden says WR Bryant brings “different dynamic”
Oakland Raiders head coach Jon Gruden sounds excited about new wide receiver MARTAVIS BRYANT and what he could potentially bring to the offense. Gruden also seems pleased with his overall receiving corps of JORDY NELSON, AMARI COOPER, RYAN SWITZER, and Bryant.
Factoid: Oakland wide receivers
Perhaps lost in the excitement of the NFL Draft, the Raiders swung a trade for Martavis Bryant from the Steelers. He'll join Amari Cooper and Jordy Nelson as the team's top 3 at wide receiver. In bringing in Bryant, Oakland adds a talented, explosive deep threat who can take the top off a defense. Well, maybe. more »
Raiders trade for former Steelers WR Bryant
The Oakland Raiders traded a third-round draft pick to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday night to acquire troubled wide receiver MARTAVIS BRYANT. While Bryant has shown promise in both fantasy football and the real version, he has also been suspended by the NFL in two of the past three years.
Source: East Bay Times
Mailbag: December 22, 2017
Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition. Start-sit advice for championship games. What's up with Keelan Cole? And what's the long-term prognosis for Peyton Barber? more »
Smith-Schuster out for Sunday night
Pittsburgh rookie wide receiver JUJU SMITH-SCHUSTER has been ruled out for Sunday night’s game against the Green Bay Packers. Smith-Schuster missed practice all week with a hamstring injury suffered in Pittsburgh’s… More Week #11 game against Tennessee. With Smith-Schuster out, MARTAVIS BRYANT, ELI ROGERS, and JUSTIN HUNTER could all see more work. Less
Source: Team Website
Martavis Bryant to play Sunday vs. Colts
Pittsburgh head coach Mike Tomlin said that wide receiver MARTAVIS BRYANT will play on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts. Bryant was suspended last week because of comments he made on social media but it sounds like both Bryant and Tomlin are ready to move forward.
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Bryant will not play Sunday vs. Lions
Pittsburgh wide receiver MARTAVIS BRYANT will not play on Sunday night against the Detroit Lions due to recent use of social media that head coach Mike Tomlin deemed inappropriate. Bryant said… More he spoke with Tomlin on Tuesday and it sounds like the player and coach are now on the same page. Unfortunately for Bryant, he will be watching Sunday night’s game just like the rest of us. Less
Source: Team Website
Roethlisberger making no promises to WR Bryant
Pittsburgh quarterback BEN ROETHLISBERGER thinks that wide receiver MARTAVIS BRYANT is a valuable member of the Steelers offense. That being said, Roethlisberger said on Wednesday that he will not guarantee an… More increase in targets to appease the disgruntled wideout. Bryant has been unhappy with his role and requested a trade, something that head coach Mike Tomlin said was not an option. Bryant was subsequently benched for Sunday night’s game against Detroit but when he eventually returns it sounds like there will be no special treatment. Less
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review