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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...

Lions Continue To Discuss A Long-Term Contract With DE Cliff Avril

According to Lions DE Cliff Avril, both the Lions and his representation continue to discuss a long-term contract. "Yeah we’re talking," Avril said, via the  Detroit Free Press. "We’re still trying to get things figured...

NFL News & Rumors: Tuesday 6/19

Chargers Chargers waive OT Taylor Dever. (Aaron Wilson) Chargers LB Demorrio Williams should see "sufficient snaps" at inside linebacker. (Union-Tribune San Diego) Dolphins Dolphins CB Richard Marshall is expected to play in the slot this year. (Palm Beach...

NFL News & Rumors: Sunday 6/17

Browns Tony Grossi expects to see Josh Cribbs used "in a more limited capacity" in the Browns offense this season. (ESPN Cleveland) Tony Grossi expects to see the Browns keep Seneca Wallace as their No. 2 quarterback....

NFL News & Rumors: Thursday 6/14

49ers 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick has struggled with his accuracy during the team's practices. (San Francisco Chronicle) Bears Bears WR Dane Sanzenbacher "might face long odds" to make the Bears' roster this season. (ESPN Chicago) Bears WR Earl...

NFL News & Rumors: Tuesday 6/12

Bills Bills have begun preliminary negotiations with G Andy Levitre (WGR 550 Buffalo) Broncos Broncos K Matt Prater is not expected to attend this week's minicamp, despite receiving the teams' franchise tag. (Mike Klis) Cowboys Cowboys sign third round...

Cliff Avril Will Skip The Lions Minicamp

Lions DE Cliff Avril will not be attending this week's minicamp, as he's still looking for a long-term agreement from the team. "It's mandatory if you're signed," Avril said Monday, via the Associated Press. The two...

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 6/11

Bengals Bengals sign third-round pick WR Mohamed Sanu to a four-year contract. (Adam Caplan) Buccaneers Bucs DT Gerald McCoy mentioned that he's 100 percent healthy. (Pewter Report) The Bucs have Quincy Black working as their starting strong-side linebacker during minicamp....

Cliff Avril Optimistic That “Things Will Work Themselves Out” Regarding A Long-Term Deal

Detroit Lions DE Cliff Avril mentioned that he's optimistic that "things will work themselves out" when asked to discuss the status of the ongoing contract negotiations with the team, via the Detroit Free Press. The...

NFL News & Rumors: Tuesday 6/5

49ers LB Cam Johnson is recovering from a "procedure" on his knee. (Matt Barrows Bengals WR A.J. Green is the latest Bengal to defend QB Andy Dalton's arm strength (Brian McIntyre) Bengals DC Mike Zimmer says suspended LB Dontay Moch "needs to get...

Lions OT Riley Reiff Could “Play A Lot Of Football” Early In 2012

Detroit Lions offensive coordinator Scott Linehan says that their first-round draft pick, offensive tackle Riley Reiff could play a lot for the team early in the season, the Detroit Free Press reports. Reiff was the...

Detroit Lions Planning To Move DT Ndamukong Suh Around In 2012

The Detroit Free Press reports that the Detroit Lions plan to move defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh around more next season. This is according to the Lions' defensive coordinator, Gunther Cunningham. Suh has played left DT...

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 6/4

Bills LB Scott McKillop "still seems to be favoring his surgically repaired knee." (Chris Brown) Buccaneers DB Ahmad Black is running as the Bucs' second-team free safety at OTAs (Scott Reynolds) DB Cody Grimm is practicing as first-round pick...