Home Bears NFL Notes: Marcus Mariota, Terrance Knighton, Chiefs, Jets, Saints, Steelers,
Marcus Mariota NFL GMs John Schneider (Seahawks) Jason Licht (Buccaneers), Ruston Webster (Titans), Scot McCloughan (Redskins), and Mike Maccagnan (Jets) were all on hand for Marcus Mariota’s Pro Day. ( Lindsay Rhodes/Albert Breer) Terrance Knighton A head coach tells Dianna Marie Russini that teams are afraid to sign DL because “ Terrance Knighton he’s out of shape.“ Knighton is still meeting with Redskins right now, but both the Raiders and Bears have passed on him, per Russini. Chiefs Terez A. Paylor reports that the Chiefs have had “ exploratory talks” with free agent C . Tim Barnes Paylor adds that he expects the Chiefs to sign a veteran center at some point. Jets Saints Steelers Jason La Canfora reports that the Steelers are quietly exploring options for a returner.