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Patriots Could Only Get A Late-Round Pick For QB Ryan Mallett?

Patriots Could Only Get A Late-Round Pick For QB Ryan Mallett?

  Mike Reiss of ESPN Boston writes that the Patriots would be lucky to get “a late-round pick at best” for backup QB Ryan Mallett in a trade. According to Reiss, the “best-case scenario” for New England would be to keep Mallett as Tom Brady‘s backup and hope he steps up big during the postseason. This would [...]

April 6, 2014 Nate Bouda Patriots 0

Texans Unlikely To Trade For Patriots QB Ryan Mallett?

Texans Unlikely To Trade For Patriots QB Ryan Mallett?

  Update: John McClain of the Houston Chronicle mentions that the Texans “won’t be trading for Ryan Mallett,” despite recent reports that have mentioned that they have “real” interest in the Patriots’ backup quarterback. McClain has remained adamant that the Texans will be drafting a quarterback for months now, so the talk of them pursuing [...]

March 9, 2014 Nate Bouda Patriots 0

Patriots Have An “Important Decision” To Make Regarding QB Ryan Mallett

Patriots Have An “Important Decision” To Make Regarding QB Ryan Mallett

Karen Guregian of the Boston Herald writes that the New England Patriots will have a “pretty important decision” to make regarding the backup quarterback position. As of now, the Patriots currently have Ryan Mallett in place as Tom Brady‘s understudy. However, he’s entering the final year of his contract and he is largely unproven up to this [...]

March 2, 2014 Nate Bouda Patriots, Texans, Vikings 0

Vikings Could Possibly Look To The Trade Market For A QB?

Vikings Could Possibly Look To The Trade Market For A QB?

Ben Gosseling of ESPN.com writes that, depending on what happens at the top of this year’s draft, there is a chance that the Minnesota Vikings could look to the trade market for a quarterback. According to Gosseling, there is no guarantee that one of the best quarterback prospects in this year’s draft will be available to [...]

February 19, 2014 Nate Bouda Patriots, Redskins, Vikings 0

Christian Ponder Will Be Back With The Vikings In 2014

Christian Ponder Will Be Back With The Vikings In 2014

Vikings GM Rick Spielman told reporters on Friday that QB Christian Ponder “will be” on the team’s 2014 roster, per Ben Goessling. However, Spielman seemed to imply that they intend to bring in a younger quarterback at some point. Spielman added that the plan is to add two quarterbacks this offseason. The has said that they would [...]

February 14, 2014 Nate Bouda Vikings 0

Speculative Quarterbacks Options For The Vikings

Speculative Quarterbacks Options For The Vikings

Ben Goessling of ESPN.com take a look at some “plan B” quarterback options that the Vikings could consider this offseason. According to Goessling, the majority free agent quarterbacks are only temporary solutions at best including guys like Michael Vick (33), Josh McCown (34) and Matt Schaub (32). It’s worth mentioning that Schaub is still under contract with the Texans, but many expect him [...]

February 13, 2014 Nate Bouda NFL Draft Rumors, Vikings 1

Patriots Bring In 11 Players For Workouts Including Graham Harrell & Jonathan Dwyer

Patriots Bring In 11 Players For Workouts Including Graham Harrell & Jonathan Dwyer

Field Yates of ESPN Boston reports that the Patriots brought in 11 players for work outs on Friday including former Packer QBs Graham Harrell and B.J. Coleman, as well as RB Jonathan Dwyer. Here’s the rest of the players who worked out for New England: WR Josh Bellamy RB Damien Berry WR Chad Bumphis QB Austin Davis NT Sione Fua [...]

September 6, 2013 Nate Bouda Patriots 0

NFL News & Rumors: Saturday 8/10

NFL News & Rumors: Saturday 8/10

49ers RB Kendall Hunter has been activated from the active/PUP list. Bears S Tom Zbikowski isn’t expected to make the team.  (Chicago Tribune ) Bengals OT Tanner Hawkinson out “indefinitely” due to an ankle sprain. (Geoff Hobson) Broncos TE Julius Thomas to receive “as many reps as possible.” (Adam Caplan) Stewart Bradley is pushing Nate [...]

August 10, 2013 Salvador Borboa 49ers, Bears, Bengals, Broncos, Browns, Buccaneers, Chargers, Dolphins, Giants, Jaguars, Jets, Patriots, Raiders, Rams, Titans 0

Report: Browns Not Interested In Trading For QB Ryan Mallett

Report: Browns Not Interested In Trading For QB Ryan Mallett

Update: Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports that a league source has informed her that the Browns do not have interest in trading for Patriots QB Ryan Mallett. Cabot’s source added that the Browns “have not and will not call about Mallett.” Looks like this could be a media creation or possibly [...]

April 25, 2013 Nate Bouda Browns, NFL Draft Rumors, Patriots 0

Free Agency Rumors & Transactions: Thursday

Free Agency Rumors & Transactions: Thursday

49ers WR Mario Manningham agreed to a pay cut to remain with the 49ers. His base salary has been reduced from $3.6 million to $1.8 million.(Matt Maiocco) CB Nnamdi Asomugha is visiting the 49ers Thursday. (Adam Schefter) LB Dan Skuta is visiting with the 49ers. (Adam Caplan) Bears Bears signed Nate Collins to a one-year deal, according to [...]

March 14, 2013 Nate Bouda 49ers, Bears, Bengals, Browns, Buccaneers, Cardinals, Chiefs, Dolphins, Eagles, Falcons, Giants, Jaguars, Jets, Lions, Patriots, Raiders, Rams, Ravens, Redskins, Saints, Seahawks, Steelers, Titans, Vikings 0

Report: Browns & Buccaneers Interested In Trade For Ryan Mallett

Report: Browns & Buccaneers Interested In Trade For Ryan Mallett

  Jeff Howe is reporting that the Browns and Buccaneers have both expressed interest in trading for Patriots backup QB Ryan Mallett. Howe added that a trade for Mallett is unlikely at this point in time. The Browns have been rumored to be a landing spot since Michael Lombardi signed on as their VP of player personnel. [...]

March 12, 2013 Nate Bouda Browns, Buccaneers, Patriots 0

Report: Browns Expected To Pursue A Trade For Pats QB Ryan Mallett

Report: Browns Expected To Pursue A Trade For Pats QB Ryan Mallett

Mary Kay Cabot reports that an NFL source expects to see the Browns pursue a trade for Patriots backup QB Ryan Mallett. Cabot adds that a separate source believes Patriots head coach Bill Belichick is unwilling to trade Mallett at this point in time. There’s been speculation that Mallett could be a target for the Browns since they [...]

March 8, 2013 Nate Bouda Browns, Patriots 0

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 3/6

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 3/6

49ers 49ers released K David Akers. (NFLTR) Bears WR Devin Hester suggested that he’ll be back with the Bears next season. (ESPN Chicago) Bengals The Bengals are unlikely to re-sign free agent LB Manny Lawson. (Cincinnati Enquirer) Bills Bills re-signed LB Bryan Scott. Broncos The Broncos would reportedly be interested in signing DE Dwight Freeney if [...]

March 6, 2013 Nate Bouda Bears, Bengals, Bills, Broncos, Browns, Cardinals, Chargers, Cowboys, Dolphins, Jaguars, Lions, Patriots, Raiders, Rams, Ravens, Saints, Titans, Vikings 0

Speculative Trade Option For Ryan Mallett

Speculative Trade Option For Ryan Mallett

Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald makes the case for the Patriots trading QB Ryan Mallett now, as opposed to waiting until later in the year or possibly even next season to field offers for him. “Even though two sources indicated Tuesday the Patriots aren’t actively trying to trade Mallett, the possibility makes too much sense to [...]

February 28, 2013 Nate Bouda Bills, Browns, Cardinals, Jaguars, Jets, Patriots, Raiders 0

Patriots Now Looking To Move Ryan Mallett Now The Tom Brady Is Locked Up?

Patriots Now Looking To Move Ryan Mallett Now The Tom Brady Is Locked Up?

NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reports that the Patriots are expected to “entertain offers” for backup QB Ryan Mallett now that they’ve locked up Tom Brady to a three-year extension, via NFL Media. There’s been speculation for months now that Mallett could be on the trading block and many have tossed out the Browns as a potential [...]

February 25, 2013 Nate Bouda Browns, Patriots 1

Patriots May Value QB Ryan Mallett More Than Other NFL Teams

Patriots May Value QB Ryan Mallett More Than Other NFL Teams

ESPN.com‘s Adam Schefter (Insider) mentioned in his recent mailbag that the New England Patriots value backup QB Ryan Mallett ”more than other teams do right now.” Schefter adds that the Patriots are reportedly “impressed” with the way Mallett has practiced and former Chiefs offensive coordinator Brian Daboll believed he would have started for Kansas City last season. Mallett’s name [...]

February 20, 2013 Peter Walkuski Browns, Patriots 1

Ryan Mallett Unlikely To Be An Option For Cleveland?

Ryan Mallett Unlikely To Be An Option For Cleveland?

Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer writes that the Browns are not expected to pursue a trade for Patriots backup QB Ryan Mallett. Cabot adds that Michael Vick is unlikely to end up in Cleveland, should even be available. She also mentions that Alex Smith and Matt Flynn could be potential trade options for [...]

February 10, 2013 Salvador Borboa 49ers, Browns, Patriots, Seahawks 0

Browns Reiterate That There Will Be A QB Competition Next Year

Browns Reiterate That There Will Be A QB Competition Next Year

Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam says there will be competition at the quarterback position this offseason. “You know, I think Norv (Turner) and Chud (Rob Chudzinski) have been very open that they like a lot about what Brandon (Weeden) does, but we’re gonna have competition at that position,” said Haslam, per Tony Grossi of ESPN Cleveland. “I think [...]

February 1, 2013 Dom Ham 49ers, Browns, Patriots 0

Patriots Rumors: Brandon Lloyd, Sebastian Vollmer, Julian Edelman, Ryan Mallett

Patriots Rumors: Brandon Lloyd, Sebastian Vollmer, Julian Edelman, Ryan Mallett

Here are some notes from ESPN Boston’s Mike Reiss regarding some of the Patriots offseason decisions. Brandon Lloyd According to Reiss, WR Brandon Lloyd isn’t a “lock” to be back in New England next season. Lloyd, 31, is set to make $1.9 million next season along with a $3 million club option. Signing Lloyd was supposed [...]

January 31, 2013 Nate Bouda Browns, Patriots 0

Browns Hire Michael Lombardi As VP Of Personnel, Could Target Ryan Mallett

Browns Hire Michael Lombardi As VP Of Personnel, Could Target Ryan Mallett

The Cleveland Browns have announced that they have hired NFL Network analyst Michael Lombardi as their VP of player personnel. This move probably won’t bode well for QB Brandon Weeden, as Lombardi was pretty vocal about him not being a good fit with the Browns. “I think it’s gonna take some time to study him, I gotta go back [...]

January 18, 2013 Nate Bouda Browns, Patriots 1

Former Eagles QB Mike Kafka Works Out For New England Patriots

Former Eagles QB Mike Kafka Works Out For New England Patriots

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that free agent quarterback Mike Kafka worked out for the New England Patriots today, citing a team source. Kafka was not claimed on the waiver wire so is now an unrestricted free agent, after being cut by the Philadelphia Eagles two years after being drafted in the fourth [...]

September 4, 2012 Dom Ham Eagles, Patriots 0