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Lions RB Jahvid Best Still Not Cleared For Contact

Dave Birkett  of the Detroit Free Press reports that Lions RB Jahvid Best still has received clearance to participate in contact drills after suffering a season-ending concussion close to nine months ago. There's still a chance that...

NFL News & Rumors: Tuesday 7/24

NFL Eagles DL coach Jim Washburn mentioned that free agent DT Albert Haynesworth is "finished." Free agent DE Alex Brown has decided to retire from the NFL. (Jason Cole) 49ers 49ers first-round pick WR A.J. Jenkins has apparently...

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 7/9

49ers The 49ers would like to see first-round pick WR A.J. Jenkins work on his upper-body strength to fend off press coverage. (Pro Football Weekly) If WR Ted Ginn Jr. continues having problems with his health, he...

NFL News & Rumors: Saturday 7/7

49ers Alex Boone appears to be the favorite to secure the 49ers' starting right guard position. (CSN Bay Area) Bengals Bengals WR Jordan Shipley looks like a candidate for the PUP list following an offseason ACL surgery. (Bengals.com) Undrafted...

NFL News & Rumors: Thursday 5/5

NFL Free agent WR Terrell Owens is working out with Drew Brees, Carson Palmer, and Kyle Boller in San Diego this week in the hopes of finding work in the NFL this season. (Daniel Jeremiah) Bills Bills...

NFL News & Rumors Tuesday 7/3

NFL Former TCU RB Ed Wesley will workout for scouts at TCU on July 9th. (Daniel Jeremiah) Former Baylor/Utah WR Josh Gordon will workout for scouts on July 10th at the University of Houston. (Daniel Jeremiah) Broncos Mike...

NFL News & Rumors: Sunday 7/1

Bears Gabe Carimi says that 7-step quarterback drops are out in new Mike Tice offense. (Alex Marvez) ESPN's Adam Schefter thinks that a Matt Forte deal will get done by July 16. Bills Ron Brooks, Terrence McGee, Leodis McKelvin, and Justin...

NFL News & Rumors: Saturday 6/30

49ers 49ers first-round pick WR A.J. Jenkins is expected to be "eased" into the team's offense this season. (ESPN.com) Bills First-round pick CB Stephon Gilmore has taken the "majority" of reps as the team's No. 1 CB. (Jared Kracker) Second-round pick...

Lions Give Head Coach Jim Schwartz A Long-Term Contract

The Detroit Lions have finally turned things around after years of being irrelevant. For his part in the team's turnaround, the Lions have signed head coach Jim Schwartz to a multi-year contract extension. It was...

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,...

News & Rumors Friday 6/29

 49ers OLB Aldon Smith have been working to expand his versatility this offseason. (CSN Bay Area) 49ers think A.J. Jenkins needs time in an NFL conditioning program to develop the strength needed to become a more...

Lions Head Coach Jim Schwartz Signs A Multi-Year Contract Extension

According to Tim Twentyman of detroitlions.com, the team has signed head coach "Jim Schwartz have agreed on a new multi-year contract extension." Twentyman states that "the length of the contract and financial terms were unknown." Schwartz...

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 6/25

Bills Bills GM Buddy Nix mentioned that he's holding out hope that they'll be able to sign FS Jairus Byrd to a long-term extension. (BuffaloBills.com) Bills TE Scott Chandler has been one of the standout players...

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 6/22

Bengals Bengals OC Jay Gruden mentioned that WR Brandon Tate "has been one of the best surprises of camp." (Bengals.com) Bills Fred Jackson has been able to participate in practices without any issues related to the broken leg that he...