Fantasy football players in the News

by KFFL Staff on April 20, 2010 @ 12:23:42 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Marc Bulger | Free Agent | Free Agents
Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune, reports free-agent QB Marc Bulger (Rams) will first look to see if he can find another starting job in the NFL before signing with a team as a backup quarterback.

QB | Josh McCown | Carolina Panthers | Free Agents
Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune, reports the Chicago Bears could look to add another quarterback to their roster via free agency. One possibility is free-agent QB Josh McCown (Panthers).

QB | Donovan McNabb | Washington Redskins | Free Agents
Ed Werder and Sal Paolantonio, of ESPN, report Washington Redskins QB Donovan McNabb has encouraged the team's coaching staff to consider signing free-agent WR Terrell Owens (Bills), despite the acrimony that marked their time as Philadelphia Eagles teammates, according to multiple sources. However, Shanahan said the Redskins are not actively pursuing Owens. A team source said the Redskins have made upgrading the wide receiver position a high priority, but prefer to avoid bringing Owens to their locker room if another solution can be found.

QB | Jimmy Clausen | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Michael Lombardi, of NFL Network, reports the San Francisco 49ers could move up in the NFL Draft to select Notre Dame QB Jimmy Clausen. The 49ers have two picks in the first round in which they could deal.

QB | Sam Bradford | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Oklahoma QB Sam Bradford said during an ESPNews interview that the St. Louis Rams really have not tipped their hand to him on whether or not he will be selected No. 1 overall during the upcoming NFL Draft.

QB | Brian St. Pierre | Arizona Cardinals | Free Agents
Aaron Wilson, of the National Football Post, reports the New England Patriots recently worked out unrestricted free-agent QB Brian St. Pierre (Cardinals), according to a source.

QB | Tarvaris Jackson | Minnesota Vikings | Transaction, Free Agents
Chip Scoggins, of the Minnesota Star Tribune, reports Minnesota Vikings restricted free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson has signed his one-year $1.176 million tender offer.


Running Back

RB | Ryan Torain | Washington Redskins | Transaction, Free Agents
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports the Washington Redskins have signed unrestricted free-agent RB Ryan Torain (Broncos), WR Marques Hagans (Redskins) and WR Roydell Williams (Redskins). Terms of the contracts were not disclosed.


Wide Receiver

WR | Santonio Holmes | New York Jets | Transaction
Michael Lombardi, of the National Football Post, reports the New York Jets recently reworked WR Santonio Holmes' contract to lower his base salary, so the amount of money that's deducted for his upcoming suspension will be less. When Holmes was traded, most of his money due in 2010 was in the form of his base salary, but the Jets shifted the money into roster bonus, reporting bonus and signing bonus so Holmes would pay as little as possible for his fine.

WR | Terrell Owens | Free Agent | Free Agents
Ed Werder and Sal Paolantonio, of ESPN, report Washington Redskins QB Donovan McNabb has encouraged the team's coaching staff to consider signing free-agent WR Terrell Owens (Bills), despite the acrimony that marked their time as Philadelphia Eagles teammates, according to multiple sources. However, Shanahan said the Redskins are not actively pursuing Owens. A team source said the Redskins have made upgrading the wide receiver position a high priority, but prefer to avoid bringing Owens to their locker room if another solution can be found.

WR | Kelley Washington | Free Agent | Free Agents
Ken Murray, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Chad Speck, agent for unrestricted free-agent WR Kelley Washington (Ravens), said he does not expect Washington to sign with a team until after the 2010 NFL Draft.

WR | Roydell Williams | Washington Redskins | Transaction, Free Agents
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports the Washington Redskins have signed unrestricted free-agent RB Ryan Torain (Broncos), WR Marques Hagans (Redskins) and WR Roydell Williams (Redskins). Terms of the contracts were not disclosed.

WR | Marques Hagans | Washington Redskins | Transaction, Free Agents
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports the Washington Redskins have signed unrestricted free-agent RB Ryan Torain (Broncos), WR Marques Hagans (Redskins) and WR Roydell Williams (Redskins). Terms of the contracts were not disclosed.

WR | Demetrius Williams | Baltimore Ravens | Transaction, Free Agents
Mike Duffy, of BaltimoreRavens.com, reports Baltimore Ravens restricted free-agent WR Demetrius Williams and OL Tony Moll have signed their tender offers. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.


Tight End

TE | Rob Gronkowski | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports via Twitter that Arizona TE Rob Gronkowski has been invited to attend the NFL Draft.


Offensive Guard

OG | Alan Faneca | New York Jets | Draft
Michael Lombardi, of the National Football Post, reports the New York Jets are actively shopping OG Alan Faneca and will likely waive him following the NFL Draft.

OG | Trevor Canfield | Detroit Lions | Transaction, Free Agents
John Niyo, of The Detroit news, reports the Detroit Lions have claimed free-agent OG Trevor Canfield off waivers from the Seattle Seahawks, according to the National Football Post's Brad Biggs.


Offensive Tackle

OT | Tony Moll | Baltimore Ravens | Transaction, Free Agents
Mike Duffy, of BaltimoreRavens.com, reports Baltimore Ravens restricted free-agent WR Demetrius Williams and OL Tony Moll have signed their tender offers. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

OT | Levi Horn | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune, reports the Chicago Bears held a private workout with Montana OT Levi Horn.


Offensive Line

OL | Jeraill McCuller | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Bo Marchionte, NFLDraftBible.com, reports North Carolina State OL Jeraill McCuller has worked out for the Philadelphia Eagles and is receiving interest from New Orleans Saints, Jacksonville Jaguars and Minnesota Vikings.

OL | Nick Howell | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune, reports the Chicago Bears met with University of Southern California OL Nick Howell.


Defensive Line

DL | Shaun Ellis | New York Jets | Draft
Michael Lombardi, of the National Football Post, reports the New York Jets are actively shopping DL Shaun Ellis and will likely waive him following the NFL Draft.

DL | Albert Haynesworth | Washington Redskins | Draft
Jason La Canfora, of NFL.com, reports the Washington Redskins would like to trade DL Albert Haynesworth if they were to receive a second- or a third-round draft pick in return. The Redskins do not have a second- or a third-round selection in this year's NFL Draft, and the team views trading Haynesworth as the most viable option for acquiring more picks.

DL | Clifton Ryan | St. Louis Rams | Transaction, Free Agents
Jim Thomas, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, reports via Twitter St. Louis Rams DL Clifton Ryan has signed his one-year tender as a restricted free agent.

DL | Jimmy Wilkerson | New Orleans Saints | Transaction, Free Agents
Stephen Holder, of the St. Petersburg Times, reports via Twitter the New Orleans Saints have signed free-agent DL Jimmy Wilkerson (Buccaneers) to a one-year deal worth $2 million.

DL | Osi Umenyiora | New York Giants | Draft
Ralph Vacchiano, of the New York Daily News, reports despite rampant speculation that the New York Giants are planning to trade DL Osi Umenyiora during the NFL Draft, two league sources insisted Monday, April 19, that the Giants are not actively shopping the defensive end.

DL | Gary Gibson | St. Louis Rams | Transaction, Free Agents
Jim Thomas, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, reports the St. Louis Rams have re-signed free-agent DT Gary Gibson to a one-year contract. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

DL | Jason Taylor | Miami Dolphins | Free Agents
Jeff Darlington, of The Miami Herald, reports unrestricted free-agent DE Jason Taylor (Dolphins) hopes to decide which team he will sign with within the next two days.

DL | Howard Green | Washington Redskins | Transaction, Free Agents
Aaron Wilson, of the National Football Post, reports the Washington Redskins have agreed to terms with unrestricted free-agent DL Howard Green (Jets) on a one-year deal, according to a source. Financial terms were not disclosed.


Defensive Tackle

DT | Terrence Cody | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The Baltimore Sun reports the Baltimore Ravens could target Alabama DL Terrence Cody with their first-round pick in the NFL Draft.

DT | Jared Odrick | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The Baltimore Sun reports the Baltimore Ravens could target Penn State DL Jared Odrick with their first-round pick in the NFL Draft.

DT | Ndamukong Suh | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Tim Twentyman, of the Detroit News, reports Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz said Monday, April 19, to roughly 1,500 season-ticket holders during a pre-NFL Draft event that they will not be disappointed with the team's first-round selection. Throughout the event, the crowd was chanting "Suh, Suh," in reference to Nebraska DL Ndamukong Suh. "Let me say this, the draft board has been pretty solidly set. We are going to go over some mock-draft scenarios over the next couple days and cover all of our options. There are a lot of different ways we can go, but you won't be disappointed," Schwartz said as the crowd was chanting "Suh, Suh".


Linebacker

LB | Bryan Thomas | New York Jets | Draft
Michael Lombardi, of the National Football Post, reports the New York Jets are actively shopping LB Bryan Thomas and will likely waive him following the NFL Draft.

LB | Tim Dobbins | San Diego Chargers | Transaction, Free Agents
Chargers.com reports the San Diego Chargers have re-signed restricted free-agent LB Tim Dobbins to a one-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

LB | Pierre Woods | New England Patriots | Transaction, Free Agents
Christopher L Gasper, of the Boston Globe, reports the New England Patriots have signed restricted free-agent LB Pierre Woods to a one-year deal, according to a source. Financial terms were not disclosed.

LB | Nick Roach | Chicago Bears | Transaction, Free Agents
ESPNChicago.com reports Chicago Bears restricted free-agent LB Nick Roach has signed his one-year tender offer. Financial terms were not disclosed.


Defensive Back

DB | Myron Rolle | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Michael C. Wright, of The Florida Times-Union, reports the Jacksonville Jaguars have taken long looks at Florida State FS Myron Rolle and Georgia Tech FS Morgan Burnett as possible targets in the 2010 NFL Draft.


Cornerback

CB | Devin McCourty | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Jim Wyatt, of The Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans CB Jason McCourty said he would love it if the Titans drafted his brother, Rutgers CB Devin McCourty, but does not know which way the team will go in the draft.


Strong Safety

SS | Morgan Burnett | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Michael C. Wright, of The Florida Times-Union, reports the Jacksonville Jaguars have taken long looks at Florida State FS Myron Rolle and Georgia Tech FS Morgan Burnett as possible targets in the 2010 NFL Draft.

SS | T.J. Ward | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Aaron Wilson, of the National Football Post, reports University of Oregon SS T.J. Ward met with the Baltimore Ravens, Cleveland Browns and Kansas City Chiefs, according to a source.

SS | Gerald Sensabaugh | Dallas Cowboys | Free Agents
Calvin Watkins, of ESPNDallas.com, reports Dallas Cowboys restricted free-agent FS Gerald Sensabaugh is working out with the team but has not signed his tender offer, according to his agent. His agent said he is optimistic that Sensabaugh will receive a long-term contract.


Free Safety

FS | Daniel Bullocks | Detroit Lions | Transaction, Free Agents
Adam Caplan, of Scout.com, reports Detroit Lions restricted free-agent FS Daniel Bullocks has signed his tender offer, according to a source. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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