"So what it really comes down to is the NFL wanted to put a policy in place to try to shame unvaccinated players publicly about their status," Tretter said.
The NFL concocted an interesting opening weekend with intriguing matchups, budding rivalries and having the newest stars in the limelight.
The raucous crowd in Cleveland let out a small "boo" when the song was finally halted abruptly, but then a louder "boo" was heard just two picks later.
The Chiefs lost Patrick Mahomes to a concussion, but they made it past the Browns. Up next: Chiefs vs Bills for the AFC Championship.
Mahomes was hurt while running the ball. He was wobbly after being brought to his feet, and he was taken to the locker room.
For the first time in NFL history all four starting quarterbacks in one conference in the Divisional playoffs will be under the age of 26.
The No. 1 seeds Kansas City Chiefs and Green Bay Packers may their postseason debut when they host the Cleveland Browns and the Los Angeles Rams.
The Bills and Saints are home favorites, while bookmakers back Tampa Bay and Baltimore to win on the road.
With the way things are unfolding on the NFL's final Sunday of regular season, it's like 2020 never ended.
Of the 14 total playoff spots available, only seven have been claimed so far. Once a team makes the playoffs, anything can happen—especially in 2020.
The Tennessee Titans, Indianapolis Colts, Cleveland Browns and Washington Football Team can all clinch a playoff spot in Week 16.
The Ravens' kicker came through in the clutch again, kicking a 55-yard game winning field-goal to give Baltimore a 47-42 win over the Cleveland Browns.
The reigning NFL MVP recovered from cramps just in time to lead Baltimore to an epic 47-42 wins in Cleveland.
Lamar Jackson recovered from cramp to engineer a late comeback and give the Ravens a 47-42 win in Cleveland.
Despite all the big-name players and plays, it came down to the final two plays and one of the best kickers in the NFL.
The Saints and Chiefs are the only teams to clinch playoff spots so far. Here's where things stand after Sunday's slate of games.
NFL teams have until 4 p.m. ET on Tuesday, November 3 to trade players, before all transactions end until next year.
Mayfield is confident he will play against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, while Newton has been removed from the COVID-19 list.
The Browns improved to 4-1 for the first time since October 1994, when they were coached by Bill Belichick and Baker Mayfield wasn't even born.
The first overall pick of the NFL draft threw for 316 yards and three touchdowns as the Bengals fell to 0-2 for the season.
Week 2 of the NFL season begins in Ohio on Thursday, when the league celebrates its 100th birthday by paying homage to its home state.
The Ravens look to rebound from last season's playoff disappointment, while Pittsburgh hopes Ben Roethlisberger's return will lead it to the postseason.
Spiders, Rockers, Lakers, Wild Things (Hello, Ricky Vaughn) and others are among a list the club could consider as it examines the team's name, now that the Washington Redskins have visited the same topic.
Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield and Washington Redskins veteran Adrian Peterson have both made it clear that they will take a knee this season.
The 27-year-old has three years left on his $90 million deal with the New York Giants.
Jason Garrett won just three NFC East titles in 10 seasons at the helm. His contract expires on Wednesday, but can Jerry Jones wait that long?
The star wide receiver said he has no intentions of leaving the Cleveland Browns after just one season in Ohio.
The NFL has handed out suspensions following the scuffle between the Cleveland Browns and Pittsburgh Steelers and many fans are not happy that Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph was not included in the list.
Many people were shocked after watching Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett hit Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph in the head with his helmet, but this is not the first time this has happened in the NFL.
Garrett, who has a Twitter handle that reads, "A hero is made by the path he chooses, not by the power he is graced with," set Twitter on fire late Thursday night.