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9 NFL Teams Open Minicamp Today

9 NFL Teams Open Minicamp Today

We’ve finally reached the point in the offseason where NFL teams will begin their offseason workouts. Here’s the list of team’s that will start on Friday. Buccaneers Cowboys Colts Dolphins Jaguars Jets Redskins Steelers Vikings Everyone else will start their minicamps between May 10th – 12th. [...]

May 4, 2012 Nate Bouda Buccaneers, Colts, Cowboys, Dolphins, Jaguars, Jets, Redskins, Steelers, Vikings 0

Jets Sign WR Stephen Hill

Jets Sign WR Stephen Hill

Jets beat writer Jenny Vrentas of the Star Ledger tweets that the Jets have signed second round selection WR Stephen Hill to a four year $5 million dollar contract. The Jets traded up to acquire the services of Hill, hoping that his raw talent and size can translate into production alongside receiver Santonio Holmes. [...]

May 3, 2012 Schee Moua Jets 0

RB Ryan Grant Considering Offer From Lions?

RB Ryan Grant Considering Offer From Lions?

Jason Wilde of ESPN Wisconsin reports that RB Ryan Grant “is now considering an offer from the Packers’ NFC North Division rival Detroit Lions,” this is according to Grant’s agent Alan Herman. Some felt that the Lions would address the running back position during the draft, but the wasn’t the case. Mikel Leshoure and Jahvid Best figure [...]

May 3, 2012 Nathan J. Rivera Lions, Packers, Patriots 0

Nick Collins Still Weighing A Return To The NFL

Nick Collins Still Weighing A Return To The NFL

The Green Bay Packers chose to release three-time Pro Bowl S Nick Collins last week because they weren’t comfortable with him risking serious injury. According to Jason Wilde of ESPN Milwaukee, Collins is currently considering whether or not to retire or return the football field. There’s was some optimism a few weeks ago that Collins not only would be [...]

May 3, 2012 Nate Bouda Packers 0

Patriots Release WR Tiquan Underwood, Julian Edelman Next?

Patriots Release WR Tiquan Underwood, Julian Edelman Next?

Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports that the Patriots of released WR Tiquan Underwood. Underwood gained notoriety leading up to Super Bowl after being deactivated the night before the Super Bowl. ESPN’s James Walker writes that the Patriots will have room for “six or seven” wide receivers next season, which will leaves a few of them on the roster bubble. [...]

May 3, 2012 Nathan J. Rivera Patriots 0

Falcons Plan For Their Secondary Now That They’ve Added Asante Samuel

Falcons Plan For Their Secondary Now That They’ve Added Asante Samuel

Now that the Atlanta Falcons have acquired CB Asante Samuel from the Eagles, the question is where exactly he’ll be playing next season, considering that they have both Dunta Robinson and Brent Grimes in their secondary as well. According to Falcons GM Tom Dimitroff, Robinson will most likely take over as their slot cornerbackon passing downs next season. “I know Dunta [...]

May 3, 2012 Nate Bouda Falcons 0

Colt McCoy’s “Fate Was Sealed” After His Father Criticized The Team Last Year

Colt McCoy’s “Fate Was Sealed” After His Father Criticized The Team Last Year

Tony Grossi of ESPN Cleveland writes that he was informed that Colt McCoy‘s fate was sealed when his father criticized the organization for its handling of Colt’s concussion last year. “I was told at the time that Brad McCoy’s comments meant the end of McCoy in Cleveland, but I didn’t believe it then,” writes Grossi. This idea [...]

May 3, 2012 Nate Bouda Browns 0

Raiders Believe Darren McFadden Can Be A Featured RB

Raiders Believe Darren McFadden Can Be A Featured RB

Oakland Raiders new head coach Dennis Allen mentioned that he believes Darren McFadden can “absolutely” be a lead back in the NFL, but concedes that they most likely try to get other players some work as well. “Can he run the ball 25, 30 times? Absolutely,” said Allen, via the San Jose Mercury News. “But I [...]

May 3, 2012 Nate Bouda Raiders 0

Chiefs Deny Rumors Of A Possible Dwayne Bowe Trade

Chiefs Deny Rumors Of A Possible Dwayne Bowe Trade

Kansas City Chiefs GM Scott Pioli refuted speculation that they were considering a trade for WR Dwayne Bowe on Thursday, while making an appearance on WHB Kansas City. “I will say (the trade rumor) is unequivocally 100 percent untrue,” Pioli said, via Sports Radio Interviews. “We never talked with anyone about a trade for Dwayne Bowe. … We did not [...]

May 3, 2012 Nate Bouda Chiefs 0

Ravens DE Terrell Suggs Possibly Out For The Season

Ravens DE Terrell Suggs Possibly Out For The Season

Suggs was asked whether or not he thought he could return this season to which he responded; “Absolutely. Middle to end of November. Definitely beginning of December,” per Aaron Wilson. Suggs added that he suffered a partial tear after he initially thought he sprained the tendon. A torn Achilles would likely require him to miss 11 [...]

May 3, 2012 Nate Bouda Ravens 2

DT John McCargo Released By Buccaneers

DT John McCargo Released By Buccaneers

Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have released DT John McCargo. McCargo, 28, was drafted by the Bills back in 2006 as a first-round pick and has managed to start one game in his entire career.  He spent four years with the Bills before the Buccaneers signed him in 2011, but [...]

May 2, 2012 Nathan J. Rivera Bills, Buccaneers 0

Patriots Sign WR Jabar Gaffney

Patriots Sign WR Jabar Gaffney

Jason La Canfora of NFL.com reports that the New England Patriots have signed WR Jabar Gaffney to a two-year deal. Gaffney was recently released by the Washington Redskins despite putting up nearly 1000 yards receiving and five touchdowns last year. The Patriots have already added a plethora of receivers during the offseason which includes likes of Brandon Lloyd, Anthony Gonzalez, and [...]

May 2, 2012 Nate Bouda Patriots 0

Bengals CB Nate Clements Candidate For Release

Bengals CB Nate Clements Candidate For Release

Joe Reedy of the Cincinnati Enquirer suggests that CB Nate Clements could be expendable after the drafting of Dre Kirkpatrick with the 17th overall pick in the draft. Clements is in the final year of his contract and has a $5.5 M cap number working against him.  The Bengals will have until June 1st to [...]

May 2, 2012 Tim Culver Bengals 0

49ers WR Michael Crabtree Looking To Have Injury-Free Offseason

49ers WR Michael Crabtree Looking To Have Injury-Free Offseason

San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree hopes that he can have a full and healthy offseason for the first time in his four-year NFL career. “I don’t want to jinx myself, but I’m feeling amazing,” Crabtree said. 49ers GM Trent Baalke sounded equally positive, saying “he’s been working tirelessly. He’s been involved with the [...]

May 2, 2012 Dom Ham 49ers 0

Report: Junior Seau Found Dead Inside Oceanside Home.

Report: Junior Seau Found Dead Inside Oceanside Home.

Update: The North County Times confirms reports that Seau has been found dead after suffering what looks like a self-inflicted gunshot to the chest.  Seau was found by his housekeeper, who called in the shooting at 10 AM. —————————– Kristina Davis of the San Diego Union-Tribune writes that Oceanside police have responded to a reported [...]

May 2, 2012 Tim Culver NFL Rumors 0

NFL Hands Out Suspension For Saints Players Involved In Bounty Scandal

NFL Hands Out Suspension For Saints Players Involved In Bounty Scandal

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the NFL has finally announced the suspensions for players that were involved in bounty scandal. Most notably, MLB Jonathan Vilma has been suspended for the entire 2012 season. Current Packers DE Anthony Hargrove receives an 8 game suspension, while DE Will Smith will be suspended for four games. Browns LB Scott Fujita also receives a 3 game suspension [...]

May 2, 2012 Nate Bouda Saints 0

Brees and Saints No Closer To Long-Term Deal

Brees and Saints No Closer To Long-Term Deal

Adam Schefter of ESPN has reported that QB Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints are no closer to a long-term deal. The Saints franchise QB becomes an even more important piece with each passing day, as a number of players join coaches on the couch due to suspensions in the wake of the bounty [...]

May 2, 2012 Tim Culver Saints 0

Cowboys CB Morris Claiborne To Play On Offense As Well?

Cowboys CB Morris Claiborne To Play On Offense As Well?

New Dallas Cowboys cornerback Morris Claiborne has said that he hopes to play on offense as well as corner for the Cowboys. “I would love to be a two-way player,” said Claiborne, who was recruited by LSU as a receiver before converting to CB during fall camp of his freshman year, via Dallas Morning News. [...]

May 2, 2012 Dom Ham Cowboys, NFL Draft Rumors 0

Alshon Jeffery Becomes First Signed Draftee Of 2012

Alshon Jeffery Becomes First Signed Draftee Of 2012

NFL.com reports that the Bears have successfully signed WR Alshon Jeffrey, recently drafted from the University of South Carolina. Jeffrey was the #45 pick overall and will join Brandon Marshall, acquired from the Dolphins via trade, on the Bears receiving squad.  Jeffrey is expected to be the #2 WR and could challenge Marshall for the [...]

May 2, 2012 Tim Culver Bears 2

Redskins QB Controversy “Created By Media”

Redskins QB Controversy “Created By Media”

There has been a lot of talk surrounding the Washington Redskins’ selection of quarterback Kirk Cousins in the fourth round of the NFL Draft. But John Keim of the Washington Examiner believes that the controversial nature of the selection was created by the media. “I don’t understand the vitriol,” Keim said, via  Blog Talk Radio. [...]

May 2, 2012 Dom Ham NFL Draft Rumors, Redskins 0

Raiders Considering Veteran RB Options Like Ryan Grant & Cedric Benson?

Raiders Considering Veteran RB Options Like Ryan Grant & Cedric Benson?

According to Steve Corkran of the Contra Costa Times, the Raiders may consider bringing in free agent RB Ryan Grant. Yesterday, ESPN’s John Clayton reported that Cedric Benson was hoping to sign with the Raiders, which is still a possibility, but Grant does have a connection to new Raiders GM Reggie McKenize. Neither has received much of [...]

May 2, 2012 Nate Bouda Raiders 0