NFL News & Rumors: Thursday 6/13
- FB Vonta Leach‘s agent mentioned that seven teams have already shown interest in his client. (NFLTR)
- Bears release DB Maurice Jones.
- WR Stevie Johnson told reporters that he’s been limited during OTAs by a slight fracture to his L-5 vertebra. (Buffalo News)
- Broncos released RB Willis McGahee. (NFLTR)
- Broncos signed second-round pick RB Montee Ball to a four-year contract.
- Broncos signed third-round pick CB Kayvon Webster to a four-year contract.
- Mike Wallace‘s dad mentioned that his son turned down a $76 million contract offer from the Vikings. (USA Today)
- Eagles signed fourth-round pick QB Matt Barkley to a four-year contract.
- OC Kevin Gilbride expects second-year WR Rueben Randle to “play a lot” this season.
- WR Santonio Holmes still hasn’t resumed running or cutting and doesn’t have a timeline for his return. (ESPN New York)
- HC Rex Ryan said free agent WR Mike Sims-Walker hasn’t stood out during the team’s minicamp. (ESPN New York)
- HC Rex Ryan said that QB Geno Smith has had some difficulty adjusting to the West Coast offense. (Newark Star-Ledger)
- Rams signed first-round pick WR Tavon Austin to a four-year contract.
- Rams signed first-round pick LB Alec Ogletree to a four-year contract.
- Rams signed third-round pick WR Stedman Bailey to a four-year contract.
- Rams signed third-round pick S T.J. McDonald to a four-year contract.
- Rams signed fourth-round pick G/C Barrett Jones to a four-year contract.
- Rams signed fifth-round pick RB Zac Stacy to a four-year contract.
- Rams signed fifth-round pick CB Brandon McGee to a four-year contract.
- Free agent OLB Chris Gocong worked out for the Rams on Thursday. (Adam Schefter)
- Free agent LB Will Witherspoon is visiting the Rams on Thursday. (Jim Thomas)
- Rams also brought in free agent safeties Matt Giordano and Abram Elam for visits this week. (Jim Thomas)
- Steelers signed fourth-round pick QB Landry Jones to a four-year contract.
- Titans signed second-round pick WR Justin Hunter to a four-year contract.
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