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NFL Transactions & Visits: Wednesday

Bengals sign RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis Bills Bills Sign DE Mark Anderson Bills re-signed SS Bryan Scott Broncos Broncos trade Tim Tebow and 7th round pick to the Jets for a 4th and 6th round pick Colts Colts Sign C Samson Satele Jets Jets trade a 4th and 6th round pick to...

O.J. Atogwe Visits The Lions

Tim Twentyman of DetroitLions.com writes that S O.J. Atogwe visited with the Lions on Wednesday but wound up leaving without a contract. Atogwe did mention that he's "a huge fan of the Lions" and the team could use...

Kevin Smith Discussing A Contract With The Lions?

Anwar Richardson of MLive.com reports that the Lions are currently in contract discussions with RB Kevin Smith. Last year, Smith stepped in for Jahvid Best after he was lost for the season following a severe concussion. Rookie RB Mikel Leshoure ...

Lions Re-Sign LB Stephen Tulloch

Pro Football Talk reports that the Detroit Lions have re-signed LB Stephen Tulloch to a five-deal. The specifics of the deal haven't been released yet but we'll certainly have updates as soon as they're available. We have...

Lions No Closer To A Long-Term Extension With DE Cliff Avril

Anwar S. Richardson of MLive.com writes that the negotiations between the Cliff Avril and the Detroit Lions don't appear to be going anywhere and sees the odds of a contract getting done during the...

Lions Making A “Strong Push” To Sign ILB Stephen Tulloch

NFL.com's Jason La Canfora reports that the Lions making a "strong push" to get ILB Stephen Tulloch under contract. Tulluch a better fit than David Hawthorne, who is scheduled to be visiting Detroit in the coming days,...

Lions Re-Sign QB Shaun Hill & LT Jeff Backus

The Detroit Lions have announced that they have re-signed both QB Shaun Hill and LT Jeff Backus to two-year contracts, per Jason La Canfora. Shaun Hill has been a very underrated backup quarterback and I'm sure...

LaRon Landry Intends To Meet With The Jets, Lions & A Mystery Team

Jason Cole of Yahoo Sports reports that S LaRon Landry will visit with the Jets tomorrow after he meets with the Patriots tonight. Cole adds that Landry intends make all of his visits...

Jets Sign Former Lions QB Drew Stanton

Manish Mehta of the New York Daily news reports that the New York Jets have found their backup quarterback in former Lions QB Drew Stanton. Mehta adds that Jets signed him to a one-year...

Stephen Tulloch Seeking Large Contract

Anwar Richardson of Mlive.com reports that Lions LB Stephen Tulloch is looking for a contract close to the one that the Browns gave to D'Qwell Jackson a few weeks ago. Jackson wound up receiving $42.5 million over...

Patriots Will Meet With S LaRon Landry On Friday

The Boston Herald reports that sources have informed them that the Patriots will bring S LaRon Landry in for a visit on Friday. New England is believed to have serious interest in Landry who has been a...

NFL Transactions: Wednesday

  Bears re-signed QB Josh McCown sign WR Eric Weems re-sign TE Kellen Davis Browns sign former DE Frostee Rucker cut G Eric Steinbach Buccaneers sign G Carl Nicks Sign CB Eric Wright released C Jeff Faine Cardinals  sign G Adam Snyder Chargers re-sign OT Jared Gaither sign OLB Jarret...

The Market For Texans OT Eric Winston Is Starting To Pick Up

John McClain of the Houston Chronicle adds the Ravens and Lions list of teams that will be meeting with Texans OT Eric Winston. Both the Rams and Chiefs are also expected to be meeting with the newly...

Lions Make Calvin Johnson The Highest Paid WR In NFL History

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that the Lions will pay Johnson a total of $132 million which includes $60 million guarantees which beats out Larry Fitzgeralds recond contract of $128 million for eight years and $50...