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Report: At Least Seven Teams Interested In Free Agent RB C.J. Spiller

Rand Getlin of Yahoo Sports reports that free agent RB C.J. Spiller has at least seven teams interested in him heading into the legal tampering period that begins tomorrow. According to Getlin, this group consists of: the Jets,...

NFL Transactions: Thursday 5/22

  49ers 49ers signed third-round S Jimmie Ward to a four-year contract. (NFLTR) 49ers signed third-round ILB Chris Borland to a four-year contract. (NFLTR) Bengals Bengals signed fifth-round pick QB A.J. McCarron to a four-year contract. (NFLTR) Bengals signed seventh-round pick CB Lavelle Westbrooks to...

NFL Transactions: Monday 7/31

49ers 49ers claimed WR Tim Patrick off of waivers from the Ravens. (NFLTR) 49ers waive WR B.J. Johnson with an injury designation. Bengals Bengals signed S Cedric Thompson. (NFLTR) Bengals waived K Jon Brown. Bengals...

Report: Lions Still In Talks With TE Brandon Pettigrew, But He’s Likely To Reach...

  Update: Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports that the Lions are still in talks with free agent TE Brandon Pettigrew, However, Birkett believes a deal before the deadline is unlikely, and expects him to test the open market. Pettigrew,...

Lions Worked Out Four Offensive Linemen

According to Howard Balzer, the Detroit Lions brought in four free offensive linemen for tryouts in recent days including C Freddie Burden, G Darrell Greene, G Ian Silberman, and OT Taylor Hart. $2,435,512 rookie contract and...

Jahvid Best In Line For A Big Role To Start The Season?

Anwar S. Richardson of MLive.com writes that Lions RB Jahvid Best will most likely "receive the majority of carries early on" for the team. Best has dealt with some very serious concussion issues in last few year's,...

NFL Notes: Overpaid Players, Chargers, Colts

Overpaid Players Steven Ruiz of USA Today has put together a list of the top 15 most overpaid players in the NFL including: Ravens QB Joe Flacco: $24.55 million 2017 cap hit Packers OLB Clay...

NFL Notes: New Drug Policy, Cardinals, Colts, Dolphins, Jets, & Lions

  New Drug Policy The NFL is reportedly hoping to begin hGH testing by the end of the month, as long as an agreement can be reached on a new drug policy some time soon. (Albert...

Cliif Avril To Be Tagged By The Lions?

According to Aaron Wilson, league sources believe that the Detroit Lions could be close to applying the franchise tag on DL Cliff Avril.  Wilson stated, via twitter, that the deal could be done as...

NFL Notes: Bills, Cardinals, Lions, Raiders, & Seahawks

Bills Bills RB LeSean McCoy didn't seem limited at all during Friday's practice, and was able to run some routes during the session. (Vic Carucci) Cardinals Mike Jurecki points out that suspended OT Bobby Massie is...

Lions Meeting With Iowa TE Noah Fant

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Detroit Lions are hosting Iowa TE Noah Fant for a pre-draft visit on Monday. Fant has reportedly drawn significant interest, with 10 pre-draft visits coming up, including...

Lions P Kasey Redfern Out For Season With Torn ACL/MCL & Partial Patellar Tear

According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, Lions punter Kasey Redfern is out for the season after he, unfortunately, suffered a torn ACL, MCL, and a partial tear of the patellar tendon during Sunday’s...

NFL Notes: Bengals, Lions, Rams, Seahawks

Bengals WR A.J. Green missed another practice on Friday and appears unlikely to play in Week 8, despite some optimism that he would be back last week. (Paul Dehner Jr) Lions WR Calvin Johnson is question for...

Lions Placing TE Brandon Pettigrew & WR Corey Fuller On PUP List

Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports that the Lions plan to place veteran WR Brandon Pettigrew on the reserve/PUP list on Tuesday. Birkett adds that WR Corey Fuller is also headed to the...