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NFC Notes: Cowboys, Lions, Saints

Cowboys Former Cowboys DT David Irving was apparently following the advice of HC Jason Garrett when he quit football earlier this offseason.   “He told me I should just quit, smoke all the weed I want, the...

Johnny Manziel Will Play For AAF’s Memphis Express

Update: Johnny Manziel has been assigned to the Memphis Express the team announced Saturday.  https://twitter.com/aafexpress/status/1107109755364036608 The Express have Christian Hackenberg and Zach Mettenberger on their roster at quarterback to serve as competition for Manziel.  Adam Schefter of ESPN...

Oakland Coliseum Authority Approves 2019 Lease Agreement With Raiders

On Friday, the Coliseum Authority just voted unanimously to approve Raiders’ stadium lease, which allows the team to stay in Oakland until they officially relocate to Las Vegas, per Michael Gehlken.  Gehlken says there are...

AFC East Notes: Bills, Dolphins, Patriots

Bills According to Mike Rodak, CB Kevin Johnson's one-year deal with the Bills includes a $400,000 signing bonus, a non-guaranteed base salary of $2 million, active roster bonuses of $18,750 per...

“Very Unlikely” DE Alex Okafor Returns To The Saints?

According to Josh Katzenstein, it's "very unlikely" DE Alex Okafor returns to the New Orleans Saints in 2019.   With the presence of first-round pick DE Marcus Davenport, the Saints are looking to free up more...

Top Performance-Based Pay Distributions For 2018 Season

The NFL officially released the Top 25 Performance-Based Pay Distributions for the 2018 season on Thursday. The NFL computes these payments based on their playing time and salary levels. TOP 25 PERFORMANCE-BASED PAY DISTRIBUTIONS FOR 2018 Rank PLAYER Team Pos. DISTRIBUTION 1.  Matt Skura Baltimore C  $       395,660 2.  Austin...

NFC West Notes: 49ers, Cardinals, Rams

49ers New 49ers LB Dee Ford says he believes he can be even more explosive in San Francisco's defensive scheme.   "I didn't have anything against Bob (Sutton's) defense -- we were just in conflict a lot...

Jaguars Expected To Release QB Blake Bortles

According to NFL Media's Ian Rapoport, the Jacksonville Jaguars will release QB Blake Bortles as soon as their deal with QB Nick Foles becomes official in a few days.  https://twitter.com/RapSheet/status/1105209364254781441 This shouldn't come as a surprise,...

Broncos Still Want To Re-Sign OL Billy Turner, Cardinals Also Interested

According to Troy Renck, the Denver Broncos attempted to sign OL Billy Turner before the start of free agency, and still would like to bring him back despite interest from the Arizona Cardinals and...

Giants Have “Significant Interest” in LB Preston Smith, 6-7 Teams In Mix

The New York Giants have "significant interest" in former Redskins LB Preston Smith, per Matt Lombardo. According to Lombardo, there are six or seven teams also in the mix for Smith, who's expected to sign...

Patriots Discussing A Return With DE John Simon

According to Michael Giardi, the New England Patriots have had discussions with DE John Simon about coming back to the team.   Giardi adds that Simon signed for $6 million with the Colts in 2017, which...

Trent Brown “Top Target” For Raiders, Also Has Interest From Patriots & Texans

According to NFL Media's Ian Rapoport, former Patriots T Trent Brown is one of the top targets for the Oakland Raiders in free agency.   Brown is also expected to draw interest from the Houston Texans,...

AFC Notes: Broncos, Raiders, Texans

Broncos According to Broncos WR Emmanuel Sanders, he's well on his way to recovering fully from a torn Achilles tendon he suffered in December.   “Stronger more confident everyday,” Sanders wrote on Twitter, via Pro Football Talk....

AFC Notes: Browns, Dolphins, Ravens

Browns With the trade of G Kevin Zeitler to the Giants, Cleveland.com's Mary Kay Cabot says the plan is for second-year G Austin Corbett to pick up the starting right guard...