Fantasy football players in the news

by KFFL Staff on February 23, 2010 @ 10:12:09 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Dan LeFevour | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft Information
Allen Wilson, of The Buffalo News, reports Central Michigan QB Dan LeFevour will not work out at the NFL Scouting Combine.

QB | Tim Tebow | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft Information
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports University of Florida QB Tim Tebow will not work out at the NFL Scouting Combine. Tebow will do all of his work at his Pro Day.


Running Back

RB | LaDainian Tomlinson | Free Agent | Free Agency News
Carlos Monarrez, of the Detroit Free Press, reports free-agent RB LaDainian Tomlinson (Chargers) would not be an ideal fit for the Detroit Lions due to salary demands and his poor performance this past season.

RB | James Starks | NFL Draft Prospect | Injury News, Draft Information
Bo Marchionte, of the NFL Draft Bible, reports Buffalo RB James Starks (shoulder) will perform all events at the NFL Scouting Combine coming off his shoulder injury that sidelined him his senior season. At 225 pounds, Starks has added roughly 10 pounds to his frame.

RB | Chester Taylor | Minnesota Vikings | Free Agency News
Kevin Seifert, of ESPN.com, reports Minnesota Vikings pending free-agent RB Chester Taylor would be an ideal short-term solution for the Detroit Lions, particularly with RB Kevin Smith (knee, shoulder) rehabilitating knee and shoulder injuries.

RB | Thomas Jones | New York Jets | Fantasy
Rich Cimini, of the New York Daily News, reports there is a decent chance the New York Jets may release RB Thomas Jones during the offseason. Jones is due a $3 million roster bonus plus a $2.8 million salary. The emergence of RB Shonn Greene also puts Jones squarely on the bubble.


Wide Receiver

WR | Terrell Owens | Buffalo Bills | Free Agency News, Fantasy
Bob Glauber, of Newsday, reports the Cincinnati Bengals are not planning to sign Buffalo Bills WR Terrell Owens, according to a source familiar with the team's situation. Owens is eligible to become an unrestricted free agent this offseason.


Tight End

TE | Ernest Wilford | Jacksonville Jaguars | Transaction, Free Agency News
Jaguars.com reports the Jacksonville Jaguars have re-signed TE Ernest Wilford to a new contract. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. Wilford would have been an unrestricted free agent this offseason.

TE | Bo Scaife | Tennessee Titans | Free Agency News
Jim Wyatt, of the Tennessean, reports the Tennessee Titans would have to tender impending restricted free-agent TE Bo Scaife a $4.906 million offer if they decide to keep him. The Titans placed their franchise tag on Scaife last season, which paid him $4.46 million. The Titans will have to pay Scaife 110 percent of his 2009 salary to keep him.

TE | Alge Crumpler | Tennessee Titans | Free Agency News
Jim Wyatt, of the Tennessean, reports Butch Williams, agent for Tennessee Titans impending free-agent TE Alge Crumpler, said he has talked to Titans general manager Mike Reinfeldt about the possibility of a new deal. Williams said he will talk to the team again before the start of free agency.


Offensive Guard

OG | David Baas | San Francisco 49ers | Free Agency News
Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports the San Francisco 49ers likely will tender an offer to impending restricted free-agent OG David Baas. The 49ers do not appear in a hurry to offer Baas a contract extension.


Offensive Tackle

OT | Jammal Brown | New Orleans Saints | Free Agency News
Mike Triplett, of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, reports the New Orleans Saints may attempt to seek trades for some of their restricted free agents, especially at offensive tackle, where they have three experienced players in OT Jammal Brown, OT Jermon Bushrod and OT Zach Strief.

OT | Barry Sims | San Francisco 49ers | Free Agency News
Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports the San Francisco 49ers are interested in re-signing impending free-agent OT Barry Sims.


Defensive Line

DL | Casey Hampton | Pittsburgh Steelers | Free Agency News
Gerry Dulac, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, reports the Pittsburgh Steelers are trying to work out a long-term deal to keep DL Casey Hampton from becoming an unrestricted free agent; however, they will use the franchise tag on him if they cannot work out a deal.

DL | Travis LaBoy | Free Agent | Free Agency News
Rich Cimini, of the New York Daily News, reports free-agent DL Travis LaBoy (Cardinals) will visit with the New York Jets. LaBoy is having dinner with team officials Monday, Feb. 22, and he will visit with the rest of the organization Tuesday, Feb. 23.


Defensive Tackle

DT | Dan Williams | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft Information
Brian Biggane, of the Palm Beach Post, reports the Miami Dolphins likely will have interest in University of Alabama DT Terrence Cody and University of Tennessee DT Dan Williams in the 2010 NFL Draft.

DT | Terrence Cody | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft Information
Brian Biggane, of the Palm Beach Post, reports the Miami Dolphins likely will have interest in University of Alabama DT Terrence Cody and University of Tennessee DT Dan Williams in the 2010 NFL Draft.


Cornerback

CB | Roderick Hood | Tennessee Titans | Free Agency News
Terry McCormick, of the Nashville City Paper, reports the Tennessee Titans are interested in re-signing impending free-agent CB Roderick Hood, according to a source.

CB | Will Blackmon | Green Bay Packers | Injury News
Kevin Seifert, of ESPN.com, reports Green Bay Packers CB Will Blackmon (knee) should be cleared to participate at the start of training camp.


Free Safety

FS | Darren Sharper | New Orleans Saints | Free Agency News
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports the New Orleans Saints will not place their franchise tag on impending free-agent FS Darren Sharper.

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