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Raiders Sign K Sebastian Janikowski To A Four-Year Extension

The Oakland Raiders have announced that they have signed K Sebastian Janikowski to a four-year extension. Tom Pelissero reports Janikowski will remain the highest-paid kicker in the league. Pelissero adds that he'll receive $8 million guaranteed in first two...

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 7/31

NFL Notes The Pro Bowl will convert to more like a "Pro-Bowl fantasy-like draft". (Adam Schefter) Former Rams OG/OT Quinn Ojinnaka has started a career in pro wrestling. (Jim Thomas) 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick's go-to receiver has been...

NFL News & Rumors: Thursday 7/25

49ers 49ers place WR Michael Crabtree on the PUP list.  49ers activated WR Kyle Williams and LB Darius Fleming from the PUP list. Bears Bears sign veteran DL Jamaal Anderson. Bengals Bengals placed RB Bernard Scott on the active/PUP list. (Joe...

Six Players Declared Eligible for NFL Supplemental Draft

Over the weekend, NFL clubs were told the names of six young men who are considered eligible to participate in Thursday's NFL Supplemental Draft. They are as follows: James Boyd, UNLV defensive end Nate Holloway, UNLV defensive...

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 7/3

NFL Notes TE Aaron Hernandez reportedly burst a man's eardrum in a bar fight. (Rachel Bachman) Law enforcement officials are trying to prevent TE Aaron Hernandez from getting married. (Lindsay H. Jones) WR Titus Young's lawyer says his...

Vikings Sign LB Desmond Bishop

Update: Pro Football Talk is reporting that the Vikings have reached an agreement on a one-year deal with former Packers ILB Desmond Bishop.  Tom Pelissero reports that Bishop will compete at middle and weak side linebacker. Pelissero adds that Bishop's...

NFL News & Rumors: Thursday 6/13

Free Agents FB Vonta Leach's agent mentioned that seven teams have already shown interest in his client. (NFLTR) 49ers Free agent WR Austin Collie worked out for the 49ers on Thursday. (NFLTR) Bears Bears release DB Maurice Jones. Bills WR Stevie Johnson told...

Broncos Release RB Willis McGahee

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that the Denver Broncos have released RB Willis McGahee. "I knew it was going to happen," said McGahee, per Josina Anderson. "It is what it is. They are going younger." "I will...

JaMarcus Russell to Workout for Ravens

UPDATE: Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun tweeted Monday afternoon there is n workout scheduled at this time, but that things can always change. ------------- ESPN's Ed Werder reports via Twitter that free agent quarterback JaMarcus...

NFL News & Rumors: Tuesday 6/4

NFL Notes: Former Colts WR Austin Collie continue to rehab the patella tendon he ruptured last season. (USA Today)  Hall of Fame DE David “Deacon” Jones passed away at the age of 74. (NFLTR) 49ers On Monday WR Michael Crabtree had his stitches removed...

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 6/3

NFL Notes Ex-Seahawks WR Mike Williams has been released from the CFL's Toronto Argonauts. (Anwar S. Richardson) Ex-Seahawks QB Josh Portis has been signed by the CFL's Toronto Argonauts. (Adam Caplan) Bengals WR Dane Sanzenbacher is a "clone"...

Raiders Tried to Trade Up for Colin Kaepernick in 2011 Draft

Sports Illustrated's Peter King wrote Monday in his MMQB blog that the Oakland Raiders back in April 2011 tried to trade up for rookie quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Obviously the San Francisco 49ers did so...

Free Agent QB Tim Tebow’s Career Already Over?

David Fleming of ESPN writes that members of QB Tim Tebow's camp are "privately admitting that his NFL run is probably over." Tebow, 25, took the football world by storm by leading the 2011 Broncos...

Raiders Notes: Matt Flynn, D.J. Hayden, Latavius Murray

Matt Flynn Raiders HC Dennis Allen reiterated on Wednesday that the starting quarterback job is Matt Flynn's to lose. “Matt’s our starting quarterback as we go forward right now,” Allen said, via the Contra Costa Times, “and until the...