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Rams Expected To Meet With RB Steven Jackson Regarding An Extension

Jim Thomas of the St Louis Post-Dispatch reports that league sources have informed him that the Rams are expected to meet with RB Steven Jackson's representation at the Scouting Combine. Jackson, 30, has a $7 million option for the...

Report: Falcons “Likely” To Release RB Michael Turner

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Falcons are "likely" to release RB Michael Turner. Rumors have been circulating for months now that Turner could be a cap casualty, so this shouldn't be all that surprising. Turner, 31, is entering...

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...

Peyton Manning Recruiting Dwight Freeney To Sign With The Broncos?

Impending free agent DE Dwight Freeney joined Pro Football Talk Live on Wednesday and mentioned that Peyton Manning has already been recruiting him to sign with the Broncos. While this seems like an interesting idea...

Franchise Tag Still A Possibility For The Falcons

Previous reports indicated that the Atlanta Falcons had no plans to use their franchise tag on any of their free agents in coming days. According to Pro Football Talk, Atlanta hasn't ruled out the use...

NFL News & Rumors: Tuesday 2/19

Bears The Bears could approach DE Julius Peppers about restructuring his current deal to lower his $16.3 million cap figure. (NFLTR) Bengals Josh Brown appears to have the "edge" over Mike Nugent in regards to being re-signed as...

Tony Gonzalez Starting To “Waver” On Retirement?

ESPN's Ed Werder reported on this morning's SportsCenter that impending free agent TE Tony Gonzalez is beginning to "waver" on his plans to retire. "I'm told virtually everyone in the Falcons' organization has been campaigning for Gonzalez...

Cowboys & Falcons Options For DE Dwight Freeney?

ESPN's Paul Kuharsky writes that the Dallas Cowboys and Atlanta Falcons could be two options for impending free agent DE Dwight Freeney. Kuharsky adds that Freeney will almost certainly have to take "far less money" in his next...

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 2/18

NFL Draft Alabama RB Eddie Lacy will not work out at combine after suffering small tear in some tissue around his hamstring while training last week. (Adam Schefter) Lacy is likely to only running back to be taken...

Atlanta A Potential Landing Spot For DE Dwight Freeney?

Pat Yasinskas of ESPN.com writes that DE Dwight Freeney could be an option for the Atlanta Falcons. Yasinskas adds that Freeney isn't a "long-term answer," but he could provide some much needed help opposite of John Abraham...

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 2/15

NFL Draft Miami QB Zac Dysert suffered a "slight tear" to his right hamstring, and won't participate in next week's Scouting Combine. (Daniel Jeremiah) Bears Bears need a tight end that can "threaten the defense", says tight...

NFL News & Rumors: Thursday 2/14

NFL Draft South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney is seeking an insurance policy to protect against a potential injury next year. (FOX Sports) Mel Kiper mentioned that Brandon Weeden may have been the No. 1 quarterback in this...

Steven Jackson “Likely” To Test The Free Agent Market?

According to Jim Thomas of the St Louis Post-Dispatch, "most likely scenario" regarding Rams RB Steven Jackson is that he voids his current contract and tests the free agent market in March. Thomas adds that "sources familiar with...

Report: Falcons S William Moore Intends To Test The FA Market, Rams A Possibility?

Jim Thomas of the St Louis Post-Dispatch reports that league sources have informed him that Falcons S William Moore intends to test the open market in the coming months. Thomas suggests that the Rams could be an option...