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Chiefs Release LB Joe Mays, Free Up $2.7M In Cap Space

The Kansas City Chiefs announced the release of linebacker Joe Mays on Thursday. Given their current financial position, it’s by no means surprising to see the Chiefs shed salary. In fact, reports from earlier in the day said that Dwayne Bowe is likely to be released if they can’t find a trade partner. Mays, 28, had one year remaining on his two-year, ...

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Chiefs Expected To Release Dwayne Bowe Unless They Can Trade Him

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Chiefs veteran WR Dwayne Bowe is expected to be released in the coming days unless Kansas City is able to trade him. Given the Chiefs current financial situation, it’s been surprising that there hasn’t been more buzz about him being released in the past few weeks, especially when you consider that his one-game suspension ...

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2015 NFL Offseason Tracker

Here’s our Offseason Tracker that will be updated with all of the 2015 NFL Free Agent signings, trades and roster cuts. If you notice anyone missing, please let us know in the comments below. 2015 Future/Reserve Tracker Top 100 Free Agents list Complete List of 2015 NFL Free Agents 49ers 49ers signed Australian rugby star Jarryd Hayne. (NFLTR) 49ers signed DL Darnell Dockett. (NFLTR) – Update ...

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Jets Working Out Former Packers WR Kevin Dorsey, Visits Also Lined Up With 49ers & Chiefs

Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post reports that former Packers WR Kevin Dorsey is working out for the Jets on Tuesday, and will meet with the 49ers and Chiefs in the coming days. Dorsey previous worked for the Patriots, so there is a surprisingly decent market former for Dorsey. Dorsey, 24, is a former seventh-round pick of the Packers back in 2013 out of Maryland. He suffered ...

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Chiefs Use “Nonexclusive” Franchise Tag On Justin Houston

Update: Pro Football Talk reports that the Chiefs are using the “nonexclusive” franchise tag on OLB Justin Houston. The “nonexclusive” tag would require a team that signed Houston to a tender to surrender two first-round picks in the event the Chiefs declined to match their offer. According to PFT, Houston will consult with the NFLPA and decide whether or not to file a grievance that he should be ...

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Buccaneers Decision To Retain Vincent Jackson Could Have An Impact On Other Veteran Receivers?

Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reported earlier in the day that the Buccaneers will retain veteran WR Vincent Jackson at his current salary of $9.777 million. According to Stroud, Buccaneers GM Jason Licht met with Jackson’s agent at the Combine, but never discussed a restructured contract. There has been talk that Tampa Bay could approach him about a pay cut or even field ...

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NFL Notes: June 1 Cuts, Roster Expansion, Dolphins, & Ravens

June 1 Cuts According to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, the NFL could move up the date for June-1 cuts date to May 1, which would give these players an opportunity to participate in offseason practices. Roster Expansion Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk also reports that the Competition Committee is considering expanding rosters from 53 to 55 players for the 2015 season. ...

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AFC Notes: Bengals, Chiefs, Jaguars, Raiders, & Titans

Bengals Coley Harvey of ESPN believes DT Domata Peko‘s roster spot is safe following the release of DE Robert Geathers. Harvey expects the Bengals to be aggressive in signing a pass-rusher through free agency with DE Jerry Hughes being the “logical option” based on price, and DE Greg Hardy being the more luxurious option. Chiefs Adam Teicher of ESPN expects WR Albert ...

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NFL Notes: Ndamukong Suh, Brandon Marshall, Chiefs, Texans, & Vikings

Ndamukong Suh Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press takes a look at the top-five teams most likely to sign free agent DT Ndamukong Suh this offseason. According to Birkett, the list of options for Suh is likely to include the Raiders, Jaguars, Colts, Jets and Lions.  Brandon Marshall Jason La Canfora writes that he wound’t rule out a few teams being interested in Bears WR ...

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“Mutual Interest” Between Chiefs & S Kurt Coleman Regarding Return

Herbie Teope of ChiefsDigest.com reports that the Chiefs met with free agent S Kurt Coleman‘s representative at the Combine and have had “positive” discussions. Terez A. Paylor confirms the meeting and adds that there is “mutual” interest in bringing Coleman back to Kansas City next year. The Chiefs have also shown interest in retaining DB Ron Parker, who will also be an unrestricted free agent ...

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Chiefs Release TE Anthony Fasano, Free Up $1.96M In Cap Space

Update: The Kansas City Chiefs made it official on Thursday and announced the release of veteran TE Anthony Fasano. ———– Jeff Darlington of NFL Media reports that the Kansas City Chiefs are releasing veteran TE Anthony Fasano on Thursday. His cap figure for the 2015 season was $4,209,375, so he was clearly a candidate for release given the Chiefs’ current financial situation. ...

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NFL Notes: Cap Casualties, Sam Bradford, Jarryd Hayne, & Patriots

Cap Casualties ESPN’s Adam Caplan (Insider) takes a look at some players could be asked to take pay cuts or be released in the coming weeks. According to Caplan, some of the notable players to watch include: Bears WR Brandon Marshall ($9.58 million cap figure) Chiefs WR Dwayne Bowe ($14 million cap figure) Chiefs OLB Tamba Hali ($11.97 million cap figure) ...

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Chiefs Could Ask DL Mike DeVito To Take A Pay Cut To Be Back Next Year

Conor Orr of NFL.com, citing multiple league sources familiar with the situation, reports that the Chiefs are likely to approach DL Mike DeVito about accepting a pay cut to be back with the team next year. According to Orr, DeVito received several inquiries from other NFL teams at the combine last week, and could have a decent market if he ends up being available. Unfortunately ...

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Chiefs Met With Free Agent C Rodney Hudson’s Reps At Combine

Terez A. Paylor of the Kansas City Star reports that the Chiefs met with the representatives for free agent C Rodney Hudson at the Combine this past weekend. According to Paylor, the two parties plan to continue talking in the coming weeks. The Chiefs may have a difficult time getting him under contract and still addressing OLB Justin Houston before the start of free agency, due to their ...

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Draft Notes: Chargers, Chiefs, Falcons, Jets, Packers, & Raiders

Draft Peter King mentions that Florida DE/OLB Dante Fowler would be a “great option” for the Jaguars if they can’t get USC DL Leonard Williams. King loves WR Dorial Green-Beckham or RB Todd Gurley for the Seahawks No. 31 overall. Tony Pauline reports that the Jets spent a “significant amount” of time with Miami WR Phillip Dorsett. The Raiders were reportedly interested in Miami LB ...

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NFL Notes: Draft, Brady Quinn, Broncos, & Raiders

Draft Mike Mayock mentioned that NFL evaluators are “buzzing” about Clemson DE/OLB Vic Beasley’s Combine performance. Has put on quite a show. Tony Pauline reports that a good forty time on Monday could push Louisville S James Sample into the third round. According to Pauline, there’s a lot of buzz at the Combine that the Chiefs are “very high” on East Carolina WR Justin Hardy. Pauline mentions that a ...

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AFC Notes: Chiefs, Jaguars, Jets & Ravens

Chiefs Adam Teicher of ESPN thinks the Chiefs will draft a wide receiver in the first round, with Oklahoma’s Dorial Green-Beckham or Kansas State’s Tyler Lockett being possible targets. Teicher believes the Chiefs’ “hand may be forced” to release WR Dwayne Bowe due to his $14 million cap charge. Although, he admits that Kansas City would prefer to keep him ...

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Chiefs DB Ron Parker Reportedly Targeting $6M In Contract Talks

Terez A. Paylor of the Kansas City Star is hearing that Chiefs free agent DB Ron Parker is asking for roughly $6 million per year in his next contract. Paylor adds that the Chiefs are continuing their talks with Parker’s representatives. While I’m sure the Chiefs would like to retain Parker, they are in a tough cap situation and still need to address ...

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Chiefs Could Be An Option For Jeremy Maclin?

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media (per Chris Wesseling) mentioned that he would not be surprised to see Eagles free agent WR Jeremy Maclin reunited with Andy Reid in Kansas City. There’s no question that the Chiefs will need to address the receiver position in the coming months, especially now that they’ve parted ways with Donnie Avery and A.J. Jenkins. On top of ...

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NFL Notes: Draft, 49ers, Chiefs, Falcons, Giants, & Panthers

Draft Jeremy Fowler spoke with an NFL scouting director who said that this receiver class is “very good and — not as good as last year, but closer than you’d think.“ 49ers New HC Jim Tomsula says that they will keep their 3-4 defense in place next year. Tomsula said that talks are “ongoing” with RB Frank Gore and their other free agents. ...

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