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NFL Draft Rumors: Doug Martin, Top Safety Prospects, Bears, Jayron Hosley, Jets, Amini Silatolu

Doug Martin Jeff Legwold of the Denver Post mentions that both the Cleveland Browns and the Dallas Cowboys "have a lot of interest" in Boise State RB Doug Martin. It's worth noting that he has met with both...

Asante Samuel Expected To Be Traded Soon?

Les Bowen of the Philadelphia Daily News writes that the Eagles will "almost certainly" trade CB Asante Samuel by the end of the month. Samuel has been on trading block for quite some time now, but it seems like the...

Lions DE Cliff Avril Missing Start Of Offseason Program

Detroit Lions defensive end Cliff Avril will not participate in the Lions' offseason workouts next week, according to the Detroit Free Press. Avril was given the franchise tag by Detroit, but has yet to sign...

NFL Draft Rumors: Lions, Browns, Vikings, Packers, Redskins, Colts, Bills, Stephen Hill

Lions Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports that a team source refers to the Lions chances of taking North Alabama CB Janoris Jenkins as being "slim." Several mock drafts have had Jenkins going to Detroit at...

NFL Draft Rumors: Lions, Browns, Stephon Gilmore, Ladarius Green, Dontari Poe, Eagles

Lions  Tony Pauline of TFY Draft Insider reports that the Detroit Lions could be "surprise suitors" for Stanford OT Jonathan Martin. Pauline cites the injury to veteran OT Jeff Backus as the main reason why the Lions would consider taking...

NFL Draft Rumors: Andrew Luck, Justin Blackmon, Whitney Mercilus, Peter Konz, Janoris Jenkins

Andrew Luck The Indianapolis Star reports that the Colts help a private workout with Andrew Luck at Stanford yesterday. Indianapolis actually had several prominent members in attendance. GM Ryan Grigson, coach Chuck Pagano, OC Bruce Arians, and QBs coach Clyde Christensen...

Nick Fairley Arrested For Possession Of Marijuana

Izzy Gould of the Sun-Sentinel reports the Lions DT Nick Fairley "was arrested in Mobile at 12:30 p.m. on 2nd degree marijuana possession." This comes just days after RB Mikel LeShoure was arrested for marijuana possession as well. Considering that...

Update: Lions RB Mikel Leshoure Will Turn Himself In To Police Today

Chris McCosky reports that RB Mikel Leshoure will turn himself into Berrien County authorities today. It was expected that a warrant was going to be issues for his arrest in the near future for missing his arraignment on Monday. ----------------------------- Julie Mack of MLive.com reports...

Free Agency Grades: NFC North

Chicago Bears Additions: RB Matt Forte (F), WR Brandon Marshall, RB Michael Bush, DE Israel Idonije (R), CB Tim Jennings (R), TE Kellen Davis (R), WR Eric Weems, QB Jason Campbell, WR Devin Thomas Subtractions: S Brandon Meriweather, OT Frank Omiyale, QB Caleb Hanie, RB Marion Barber It probably should have come sooner,...

Hawthorne Close To Re-Signing With Seahawks

According to ESPN's John Clayton, LB David Hawthorne could be close to re-signing with the Seattle Seahawks. In an interview with 710 ESPN Seattle, Clayton stated that negotiations between Seattle and Hawthorne, who...

The Quest for the Lombardi – Detroit Lions

 DETROIT LIONS 2011 Record: 10-6 (3-3) 2nd in NFC North Lost in the NFC Wild Card Game to theNew OrleansSaints, 45-28.   Passing Offense –300.9 (4th) QB MatthewStafford: 5,038; 41 / 16 WR Calvin Johnson: 96 - 1,681 / 16TDs TE...

Lions Not Interested In CB Asante Samuel?

Jason La Canfora reports that the Lions are "not interested" in Eagles CB Asante Samuel despite the previous reports suggesting as much. La Canfora adds that the Titans still have some interest in acquiring him but...

NFL Injury Updates: Adrian Peterson, Jamaal Charles, Kenny Britt, Gabe Carimi, Mikel LeShoure

Adrian Peterson Tom Pelissero of ESPN 1500 Twin Cities reports that Vikings RB Adrian Peterson is scheduled to resume running later in the week. "Everything he's done up to this point has been very good," said head coach Leslie...

NFL Transactions & Visits: Tuesday

49ers  49ers recently worked out G Deuce Lutui Buccaneers  Buccaneers re-signed OT Demar Dotson to a one-year, $1.26 million deal Cardinals  Cardinals re-signed CB Greg Toler to a one-year, $1.26 million deal Chiefs LB Dan Skuta visited the Chiefs Falcons  Falcons sign C Todd...