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NFL News & Rumors: Saturday 11/23

NFL News & Rumors: Saturday 11/23

NFL  Free agent QB JaMarcus Russell was spotted  “looking like an offensive tackle.” (Bruce Feldman) 49ers WR Mario Manningham put in a limited practice on Saturday and is officially questionable for Week 12. Bears WR/KR Devin Hester has been given practice reps at defensive back. (Chicago Tribune) Broncos Interim coach Jack Del Rio has declared that WR Wes [...]

November 23, 2013 Salvador Borboa 49ers, Bears, Broncos, Browns, Buccaneers, Colts, Dolphins, Giants, Jaguars, Jets, Lions, NFL Rumors, Packers, Patriots, Raiders, Redskins, Vikings 0

Report: Titans Reached Out To Free Agent QB JaMarcus Russell

Report: Titans Reached Out To Free Agent QB JaMarcus Russell

ESPN ‘s Adam Schefter reported on Sunday Countdown that the Tennessee Titans have reached out to free agent QB JaMarcus Russell this past week. Russell reportedly turned them down as he’s currently rehabbing a knee injury. Schefter believes Russell has a decent chance of being on an NFL roster at some point this season. Russell has been out of the [...]

October 6, 2013 Salvador Borboa Titans 0

Bears Sign QB Trent Edwards

Bears Sign QB Trent Edwards

The Chicago Bears have announced the signing of free agent QB Trent Edwards. The Bears subsequently waived WR Jerrell Jackson to make room for Edwards who will more than likely compete along with fellow free agent pickup Jordan Palmer who was signed yesterday. The Bears had previously worked out the pair along with JaMarcus Russell earlier this [...]

August 18, 2013 Salvador Borboa Bears 0

Report: Bears Sign QB Jordan Palmer

Report: Bears Sign QB Jordan Palmer

Update: Ian Rapoport reports that the Chicago Bears have signed QB Jordan Palmer to a contract following the injury to Matt Blanchard. Looks like the Bears weren’t that high on JaMarcus Russell or Trent Edwards who previously worked out for the team back in June. ————- During Thursday night’s preseason win over the San Diego Chargers, Bears second-year QB Matt [...]

August 16, 2013 Nate Bouda Bears 0

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 7/3

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 7/3

NFL Notes TE Aaron Hernandez reportedly burst a man’s eardrum in a bar fight. (Rachel Bachman) Law enforcement officials are trying to prevent TE Aaron Hernandez from getting married. (Lindsay H. Jones) WR Titus Young‘s lawyer says his client is still suffering from concussion symptoms. (David Leon Moore) The Raiders and Free Agent QB JaMarcus Russell [...]

July 3, 2013 Nathan J. Rivera 49ers, Bengals, Bills, Broncos, Browns, Colts, Cowboys, Dolphins, Eagles, Falcons, Jaguars, NFL Rumors, Packers, Panthers, Patriots, Raiders, Seahawks, Steelers, Titans 0

JaMarcus Russell to Workout for Ravens

JaMarcus Russell to Workout for Ravens

UPDATE: Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun tweeted Monday afternoon there is n workout scheduled at this time, but that things can always change. ————- ESPN’s Ed Werder reports via Twitter that free agent quarterback JaMarcus Russell is sharing that he has an upcoming tryout with the Baltimore Ravens. The former No. 1 overall draft [...]

June 10, 2013 Brett Lyons Bears, NFL Rumors, Raiders, Ravens 0

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 6/7

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 6/7

NFL Notes: WR Terrell Owens plans to retire if he’s not signed in 2013. (NFLTR) QB JaMarcus Russell could end up playing in Canada if he’s not signed in 2013. Bears OG Gabe Carimi will report to next week’s mandatory team OTAs. (ESPN) QB JaMarcus Russell workedout on Friday. Bills The team will move Alex Carrington  from defensive [...]

June 7, 2013 Joe Garcia Bears, Bills, Browns, Cardinals, Chargers, Chiefs, Colts, Dolphins, Eagles, Jaguars, Lions, NFL Rumors, Panthers, Redskins, Saints, Steelers, Titans 0

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 6/5

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 6/5

49ers LB Dan Skuta is being used as an outside linebacker. (Matt Maiocco) Bears FB Eddie Williams will work out for the team on Friday. (Dan Pompei) Free agents QB Trent Edwards and QB Jordan Palmer will workout for the team on Friday. (Dan Pompei) Free Agent QB JaMarcus Russell‘s workout with the Bears on [...]

June 5, 2013 Nathan J. Rivera 49ers, Bears, Broncos, Browns, Buccaneers, Cardinals, Chargers, Eagles, Giants, Jaguars, Lions, NFL Rumors, Packers, Patriots, Ravens, Saints, Steelers, Texans, Titans, Vikings 0

Chicago Bears Schedule Back-Up QB Workouts

Chicago Bears Schedule Back-Up QB Workouts

The Chicago Tribune’s Dan Pompei reports that the Chicago Bears plan to work out former No. 1-overall draft pick JaMarcus Russell Friday. Russell, who has been in the media lately for financial issues and substance problems, appears to have drawn interest from Bears head coach Marc Trestman and could help solidify the quarterback depth chart [...]

June 5, 2013 Brett Lyons Bears 0

Free Agent Notes: JaMarcus Russell, Early Doucet

Free Agent Notes: JaMarcus Russell, Early Doucet

JaMarcus Russell According to Michael C. Wright of ESPN, the Bears will work out free agent QB JaMarcus Russell on Friday. Matt Garafolo of USA Today reports that the Ravens are also showing interest in Russell. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports that the tryout with the Bears is an “information gathering” session. Russell, 28, [...]

June 4, 2013 Nathan J. Rivera Bears, Cardinals, NFL Rumors, Ravens 0

Report: JaMarcus Russell Has “Significant Interest” From Multiple Teams

Report: JaMarcus Russell Has “Significant Interest” From Multiple Teams

Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that former No. 1 overall pick JaMarcus Russell has ”significant” interest from more than one team. This comes after Russell has managed to drop over 50 pounds and is now reportedly down to a 265 pounds. Rapoport mentions that Russell is unlikely to hold a Pro Day-style workout, but will instead throw for interested [...]

May 29, 2013 Nate Bouda NFL Rumors 0

“Very Little” Interest In QB JaMarcus Russell

“Very Little” Interest In QB JaMarcus Russell

Update: The National Football Post is reporting that there has been “very little” interest in former No. 1 overall pick JaMarcus Russell. Teams are reportedly still uneasy about Russell’s weight issues and being out of shape. One of the first knocks against Russell was his lack of discipline and conditioning, which helped derail his football [...]

April 15, 2013 Nate Bouda Bears, Cardinals, Jets 8

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 4/8

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 4/8

NFL Draft LSU DE Barkevious Mingo has worked out for: Chiefs, Browns and Falcons. He also visited with the Titans, Jaguars, Bills, Browns and Panthers. (Ian Rapoport) Alabama CB Dee Milliner is no longer sporting a sling following his recent shoulder surgery and is “feeling good.” (Dave Birkett) USC QB Matt Barkley will visit with the Browns tomorrow and the Bills on Wednesday. [...]

April 8, 2013 Nathan J. Rivera Bears, Bengals, Bills, Broncos, Browns, Buccaneers, Cardinals, Dolphins, Eagles, Giants, Jets, Lions, NFL Draft Rumors, NFL Rumors, Packers, Patriots, Raiders, Redskins, Seahawks, Steelers, Vikings 0

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 3/29

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 3/29

NFL Draft Former LSU CB Tyrann Mathieu has visits set up with the Vikings, Bucs, Patriots, 49ers, Bills, Cardinals, Bengals, Texans, Seahawks & Falcons. (Albert Breer) NFL Free Agents DB Mike Jenkins is looking for a multi-year contract. (Ryan O’Halloran) QB JaMarcus Russell is going to have hold a pro day this offseason. (Jim Corbett) 49ers [...]

March 29, 2013 Nathan J. Rivera 49ers, Bills, Broncos, Browns, Chiefs, Cowboys, Dolphins, Eagles, Giants, Jaguars, Jets, Lions, NFL Draft Rumors, Packers, Patriots, Raiders, Rams, Ravens, Redskins, Saints, Seahawks, Steelers, Vikings 0

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 2/22

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 2/22

NFL Free agent ILB Bart Scott is reportedly ”drawing interest from a few teams.” (NFLTR) Free agent JaMarcus Russell will hold workout for teams around April 10. (Tony Pauline) NFL Draft Dr. James Andrews mentioned that RB Marcus Lattimore suffered “as bad a knee injury as you could possibly get.“ 49ers Retaining WR Ted Ginn is not one [...]

February 22, 2013 Nate Bouda 49ers, Bears, Browns, Buccaneers, Chargers, Cowboys, Dolphins, Eagles, Falcons, Giants, Jaguars, Jets, Lions, NFL Draft Rumors, Packers, Patriots, Raiders, Rams, Ravens, Redskins, Saints, Steelers, Titans, Vikings 0

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 2/20

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 2/20

NFL QB JaMarcus Russell reportedly ran a 5.2 forty-yard dash and posted a 29-inch vertical while training for a return to the NFL. (Birmingham News) NFL Draft Two NFL scouts ripped USC QB Matt Barkley for not throwing at the Combine. (Yahoo Sports) LSU CB Tyrann Mathieu reportedly posted a 4.47 forty-yard dash time during his [...]

February 20, 2013 Nate Bouda Bengals, Bills, Broncos, Chargers, Chiefs, Colts, Cowboys, Dolphins, Eagles, Falcons, Jets, NFL Draft Rumors, Packers, Patriots, Rams, Ravens, Redskins, Steelers, Texans, Vikings 0

NFL News & Rumors: Tuesday 2/12

NFL News & Rumors: Tuesday 2/12

NFL Free agent QB JaMarcus Russell is working out at TEST West in the hopes of returning to the league. (San Jose Mercury News) NFL Draft West Virginia QB Geno Smith plans to participate in all drills at next week’s Combine. (Gil Brandt) Texas S Kenny Vaccaro could be working his way up to a Top [...]

February 12, 2013 Nate Bouda 49ers, Bears, Bengals, Browns, Buccaneers, Cardinals, Chiefs, Cowboys, Dolphins, Eagles, Giants, Jets, NFL Draft Rumors, Packers, Patriots, Raiders, Ravens, Redskins, Saints, Seahawks, Steelers, Texans, Titans, Vikings 0

Jets Discussed The Idea of Adding JaMarcus Russell?

Jets Discussed The Idea of Adding JaMarcus Russell?

Conor Orr of the Newark Star-Ledger reports that members of the Jets have had “some very exploratory, informal discussions” regarding former Raiders’ No. 1 overall pick JaMarcus Russell. The report mentions that these talks were held after GM Mike Tannenbaum was let go, but doesn’t say whether or not new GM John Idzik was part of these discussions. Last week, multiple [...]

January 28, 2013 Nate Bouda Jets, NFL Draft Rumors 0

Report: JaMarcus Russell Attempting A Comeback

Report: JaMarcus Russell Attempting A Comeback

Ian Rapoport tweets that former Raiders first-round pick QB JaMarcus Russell is attempting a comeback and could show up at this year’s NFL Combine. Russell is reportedly 305 lbs right now, but is hoping to get down to a more reasonable 265 in the near future. Rapoport adds that Russell is “serious this time.” This is [...]

January 23, 2013 Nate Bouda Raiders 0

NFL Rumors: Seymour Contract Leaves Little Room For Asomugha

NFL Rumors: Seymour Contract Leaves Little Room For Asomugha

If Al Davis has proven anything in term of his negotiating abilities, it’s that he doesn’t fear over paying players, e.g. Nnamdi Asomugha, Javon Walker, JaMarcus Russell, and now Richard Seymour. While Asomugha and Seymour were productive, their contracts are much higher than they would have gotten on the open market. Yesterday the Raiders brought [...]

February 16, 2011 Nate Bouda Raiders 0

Miami Dolphins Quarterback Situation

Miami Dolphins Quarterback Situation

The Miami Dolphins won Sunday’s game against Tennessee but at a pretty high cost. Both Chad Pennington and Chad Henne will be out for the remainder of the season which leaves Tyler Thigpen as the teams only quarterback on the roster. ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter reports that the Dolphins are looking at Tom Brandstater while [...]

November 15, 2010 Nate Bouda Dolphins 0