DJ Siddiqi

NFL, Football
Florida Atlantic, Broward College
West Palm Beach, Florida


DJ Siddiqi is a sports journalist covering the NFL for, focusing on the Dallas Cowboys, Philadelphia Eagles, Seattle Seahawks and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Also a SportsMoney contributor at Forbes, he has covered the NFL and NBA on a national level since 2011.

Before joining Heavy, Siddiqi was an editor at ClutchPoints for two years. His previous bylines also include CBS Sports, 24/7 Sports and Bleacher Report.


DJ Siddiqi holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from Florida Atlantic University, where he graduated in 2014. He also earned an associate's degree in journalism from Broward College.

Latest Articles From DJ Siddiqi

  • Seahawks Predicted to Land Quarterback With ‘High-Level Arm Talent’

    The Seattle Seahawks are predicted to land a new franchise quarterback in next year's draft in Texas A&M's Conner Weigman.

  • Cowboys Veteran in ‘Danger’ of Being Cut, Writer Says

  • Cowboys Predicted to Make Trade for Explosive Texans RB: ‘Logical Target’

  • Cowboys Predicted to Trade for Eagles’ Ex-Star RB: ‘Intriguing Option’

  • Seahawks Predicted to Add ‘Massive’ WR as Tyler Lockett’s Potential Replacement

  • Cowboys Considered the Favorite to Sign Ex-$100 Million WR

    The Dallas Cowboys are considered the betting favorite to sign former New Orleans Saints receiver Michael Thomas.

  • Cowboys’ CeeDee Lamb Drops Blunt Response on Contract Talks

  • Cowboys’ Former Star RB in ‘Danger’ of Being Cut, Writer Says

  • Once-Promising Seahawks WR in Danger of Being Cut Before 2024 Season

  • Promising Cowboys WR in Danger of Being Cut Before 2024 Season

  • Dak Prescott Issued Warning About Possibly Leaving Cowboys

    Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott may have to think twice about possibly leaving the Dallas Cowboys, according to one former coach.

  • Seahawks Named Potential Suitor for Reunion With Ex-$70 Million Star

  • Seahawks Starter & Former Pro Bowler Listed as Trade Candidate

  • Seahawks Predicted to Cut 29-Year-Old QB Shortly After Signing

  • Dak Prescott Could Sign ‘Blank Check’ to Leave for AFC Rival, Says Analyst

  • Alabama QB Jalen Milroe on Nick Saban’s Retirement & His Goal for 2024

  • Wild 3-Team Trade Proposal Sees Seahawks Unload Tyler Lockett for Ex-No. 1 Pick

  • Cowboys Urged to Sign Record-Breaking Receiver: ‘Boom-or-Bust Risk’

  • Cowboys Predicted to Move on From ‘Impact’ Veteran After Season

  • Eagles Named ‘Landing Spot’ for Ex-Cowboys Starter Amid Heavy Interest

    The Philadelphia Eagles are considered a potential landing spot for former Dallas Cowboys starter Connor Williams.

  • Seahawks Predicted to Make ‘Deadline Blockbuster’ Trade for 38-TD QB

  • Cowboys Predicted to Make ‘Deadline Blockbuster’ Trade Featuring Dak Prescott

  • Ex-Cowboys Receiver Seeking Comeback After Missing 2023 Season

  • Seahawks Named ‘Obvious’ Potential Landing Spot for Dak Prescott in 2025

  • Proposed Trade Sees Cowboys Deal Trey Lance to AFC Contender

    A proposed trade would see the Dallas Cowboys unload quarterback Trey Lance to the Baltimore Ravens.

  • Proposed Trade Has Cowboys ‘Reunite’ With Former $22 Million Receiver

  • Cowboys Urged to Sign Injury Prone Ex-$105 Million Pro Bowler

  • Proposed Trade Sees Cowboys Flip CeeDee Lamb for $60 Million Receiver

  • Seahawks Urged to Go ‘All-In’ on 36-TD QB to Replace Geno Smith

  • Seahawks Bring In Former 1,000-Yard Receiver: Report

    The Seattle Seahawks are bringing in a former 1,000-yard receiver in Robbie Chosen for minicamp.