Here’s a collection of news and notes from around the NFL.
- Bears give LB Lance Briggs $17.5 million over three years and inlcudes $5 million fully guaranteed (Article)
- Giants trade their 2012 5th round draft pick to the Bengals for LB Keith Rivers (Article)
- Steelers re-signed WR Jericho Cotchery (Article)
- Bengals sign CB Terence Newman (Article)
- Bengals re-signed OT Dennis Roland.
- Broncos agreed to terms with DT Justin Bannan on a one-year contract, per Mike Klis.
- Bengals have signed OG Jacob Bell
- Giants sign former Raiders OT Sean Locklear
- According to Pro Football Talk, the St Louis Rams are not planning on naming a defensive coordinator for the 2012 season.
- Giants TE Jake Ballard underwent microfracture knee surgery which comes after he had an ACL procedure months ago. (Bergen Record)
- Seahawks CB Walter Thurmond III suffered a setback according to GM John Schneider, via KJR 940 Seattle.
- Redskins DE Jarvis Jenkins tweets that he has been medically cleared to resume football activities.