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NFL Notes: Ndamukong Suh, Browns, Cowboys, Jets, & Steelers

Ndamukong Suh Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com takes a look at six potential landing spots for pending free agent DT Ndamukong Suh. Rosenthal lists the Raiders, Lions, Bears, Jaguars, Colts, and Dolphins as the most likely destinations for Suh. Rosenthal also mentions the Bills, Browns, Jets, and Giants as “wild cards” that could make a play for Suh. Browns Jeremy Fowler of ESPN reports ...

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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 Bears Bears signed LB DeDe Lattimore to a two-year contract extension. (NFLTR) Bears re-signed CB Demontre ...

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NFL Notes: Adrian Peterson, Draft, Free Agency, Raiders, Rams, & Seahawks

Adrian Peterson Vikings GM Rick Spielman said on Monday that they’ve been in contact with RB Adrian Peterson since last week’s ruling. According to Spielman, the ability to have “open dialogue” has been “beneficial,” as they’re still hoping to have Peterson back next year. “We are able to have communication now with Adrian,” Spielman said, via Chris Tomasson of the Pioneer Press. ...

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Report: Raiders Releasing Veteran OLB LaMarr Woodley

Fallon Smith of CSNBayArea.com reports that the Oakland Raiders will release veteran OLB LaMarr Woodley at some point this week. The Raiders were facing a decision regarding Woodley’s $1 million roster bonus that was done on March 14, so it appears as though Oakland would prefer to use the money elsewhere. Woodley, 30, wound up signing a two-year contract worth $12 million with ...

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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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Julius Thomas Expected To Have A “Very Active Market” With Jaguars, Raiders & Falcons Among Interested Teams

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Broncos free agent TE Julius Thomas will have a “very active market” this offseason. According to Rapoport, the Broncos are expected to allow Thomas test the open market in the coming weeks, as there are questions about the injuries he’s dealt with and his fit in Gary Kubiak‘s new offensive scheme. Rapoport mentioned the Jaguars and ...

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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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Raiders Release S Tyvon Branch

Update: Tyvon Branch has confirmed that he’s being released by the Raiders, via his Twitter. It was a blessing to play for the raiders wearing that shield was special to me… Thanks to the Davis family for giving me a chance! — Tyvon Branch (@tyvonbranch) February 27, 2015 ———– Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that the Oakland Raiders are releasing ...

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NFL Notes: Adrian Peterson, Dolphins, Raiders, & Redskins

Adrian Peterson Pro Football Talk reports that that the Vikings can now talk to Adrian Peterson about returning to Minnesota next year following Thursday’s ruling from Judge David Doty. Peterson reverts back to the Commissioner’s Exempt list, but Ian Rapoport mentions that the Vikings can do anything they want with him including reworking his contract, trade him to a new team, or even ...

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NFL Notes: Adrian Peterson, Draft, Browns, Cardinals, & Raiders

Draft Dane Brugler mentions that he likes the idea of Mississippi State ILB Benardrick McKinney moving to defensive end in the NFL. Tony Pauline of DraftInsider.net previously reported that the Chiefs are considering McKinney as a possible replacement for free agent OLB Justin Houston, which means they too view him as a possible edge-rusher. Adrian Peterson Mike Florio writes that money could end up being ...

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Jaguars & Raiders Expected To Make Strong Plays For Ndamukong Suh & Others In FA

According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Jaguars and Raiders are both expected to make “strong plays” for free agent DT Ndamukong Suh in free agency. Beyond that, La Canfora can see the Jaguars actively pursuing other notable free agents like Packers WR Randall Cobb and Broncos TE Julius Thomas. The Raiders will have a phenomenal amount of cap space ...

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NFL Notes: Free Agency, Browns, Dolphins, Falcons, & Ravens

Free Agency Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk lists the Falcons, Buccaneers, Raiders, Jaguars, and Bills as teams that could end up being big spenders in free agency this year. Browns Jason La Canfora expects the NFL to hand down punishment this week for the Browns and GM Ray Farmer texting coaches down on the field in the middle of games. Dolphins Barry ...

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NFL Notes: Cardinals, Jets, Panthers, & Raiders

Cardinals Mike Jurecki reports that the Cardinals are looking at free agent guards and centers. According to Jurecki, Cardinals G Paul Fanaika will test the free agent market and could have a couple suitors. Jets Brian Costello of the New York Post offers some of his takeaways regarding the Jets after speaking to people at the Combine. The Jets are ...

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NFL Notes: Jets, Raiders, Ravens, Saints, & Vikings

Jets Jason La Canfora continues to hear that Bills free agent RB C.J. Spiller could end up the Jets. Raiders Vic Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle reported last week that Raiders LB Nick Roach is still dealing with concussion-related headaches, even after he sat out the 2014 season. “That decision is up to Nick and the medical staff. I am not going ...

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Raiders Expected To Make A Run At Randall Cobb If Available

ESPN’s Bill Williamson reports that reports that there’s buzz around the league that the Raiders plan to make a serious run at Packers free agent WR Randall Cobb if he ends up being available. However, Williamson admits that Green Bay is not expected to allow him reach the free agent market. Rob Demovsky of ESPN previously reported that the Packers are expected to ...

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Raiders Sign K Giorgio Tavecchio

Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports that the Raiders have signed former Lions and Packers K Giorgio Tavecchio to a contract. Tavecchio, 24, orginally signed on with the 49ers as an undrafted free agent out of California back in 2012. He was unable to make the team’s 53-man roster and was released at the start of the season. He would later ...

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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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Raiders, Falcons, Browns, & Colts Could All Be Options For Pernell McPhee

Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun reports that free agent OLB Pernell McPhee is considered to be “a luxury item the Ravens probably can’t afford.” According to Wilson’s sources, McPhee is expected to command an annual salary between $8 – $10 million on the open market, which will likely prevent him from being back in Baltimore next year. This fits with what Vaughn McClure ...

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NFL Notes: Justin Blackmon, Buccaneers, Raiders, Ravens & Seahawks

  Justin Blackmon Jaguars GM Dave Caldwell has made it clear that Jacksonville would welcome back WR Justin Blackmon, assuming he is reinstated after his most recent substance abuse suspension. “It’s currently in the league’s hands and it’s in Justin’s hands, to be honest with you,” Caldwell said on PFT Live.  “The reports I’ve gotten second-hand is that he’s doing ...

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