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Wes Welker “Probably Not Going To” Attend Patriots Minicamp

New England Patriots WR Wes Welker mentioned that he's "probably not going to" attend the teams' mandatory minicamp in June. "I'm thinking I'm probably not going to, but things could change," Welker said, per Mike...

Chargers Discussing Trades To Acquire S Mark Barron?

According to columnist Kevin Acee of Union Tribune, the Chargers "love" Alabama safety Mark Barron and have discussed the possibility of moving up in this year's draft to acquire him. Most experts have Barron slotted for the...

NFL News & Notes: Sunday

Colts Jerry Hughes has been working as Robert Mathis' backup during the Colts pre-draft workouts. (Indianapolis Star) The Colts have moved DT Fili Moala to defensive end to fit their new defense scheme. (Indianapolis Star) Giants Giants WR...

Patriots Bring In Veteran RB’s Ryan Grant, Tim Hightower & Joseph Addai For Workouts

Shalise Manza Young reports that the Patriots also brought in RB Joseph Addai for a workout as well. ------------ According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the New England Patriots are bringing in free agent RB's Ryan Grant and Tim...

NFL News & Notes: Friday

Bengals DE Antwan Odom (wrist) is reportedly about a month away from a return. (Jason La Canfora) Dolphins Marc Colombo has decided to retire from the NFL. (Todd Archer) Giants Giants sign LS Zak DeOssie to a three-year, $3.45 million extension (Mike...

Patriots Targeting Mark Barron If They Trade Up?

Tom Curran of Comcast Sportsnet New England reports "hearing" from sources that should the Patriots decide to trade up in the first round of this years draft, it would be to target Alabama safety...

Patriots Willing To Discuss A Trade For Either Ryan Mallett or Brian Hoyer?

New England Patriots director of player personnel Nick Caserio, confirmed that they're willing to listen to offers for backup quarterbacks Ryan Mallett and Brian Hoyer. "If those calls come then we’ll listen," said Caserio, per Ian Rapoport. Hoyer...

NFL News & Notes: Thursday

Bears  Bears signed former Buccaneers LB Geno Hayes. (Article) Buccaneers Mason Foster wound up working as the Buc's middle linebacker in this weeks' minicamp. Quincy Black saw some time at the position earlier in the week, but this...

Matt Light Will Retire

According to ProFootballTalk, league sources have informed them that Patriots OT Matt Light "will indeed retire" from the NFL at the age of 33. Light has been staple in the Patriots offensive line for the last 11 years,...

NFL News & Notes: Wednesday

Bears Bears waived WR Max Komar. (Brad Biggs) LB Rocky McIntosh visited the Bears on Tuesday. (Jeff Dickerson) Bears recently brought in LB Geno Hayes for a workout  (Brad Biggs) Bills Bills GM Buddy Nix mentioned that Chris Hairston can...

Franchised Players That Will Not Be Attending OTA’s

Jason La Canfora of NFL.com reports that a number of franchised players will not be available for the start of OTA's today. La Canfora specifically listed Drew Brees, Matt Forte, Ray Rice, Brent Grimes, Anthony Spencer...

NFL Draft Rumors: Elite Prospects, Browns, Eagles, Trent Richardson, Jaguars, Packers, Bills, Giants

Elite Prospects Rob Rang of CBS Sports reports that after interviewing three different NFL teams, the consensus is that Oklahoma State WR Justin Blackmon is not considered to be an "elite" prospect. The team's Rang spoke with see Andrew Luck,...

NFL Draft Rumors: Jets, Jaguars, Cowboys, Buccaneers, Draft Notes

Jets Tony Pauline of TFY Draft Insider reports that league insiders believe that the New York Jets' "primary strategy" is to trade up for South Carolina DE Melvin Ingram.  Pauline specifically mentions the Jacksonville Jaguars as a possible trade partner...

NFL Draft Rumors: Chargers, 49ers, Cowboys, Browns, Jaguars, Ryan Tannehill, Bills, Dolphins

Chargers  San Diego Chargers GM A.J. Smith mentioned that they're "wide open" to a possible first-round trade in this year's draft. "We're wide open," Smith said, per Michael Ghelken of the Union-Tribune San Diego. "We have...