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Jaguars | Will Ta'ufo'ou signs ERFA

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:43:28 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars FB Will Ta'ufo'ou signed his ERFA tender on Tuesday, April 22,

49ers | Alex Debniak cut

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:41:15 -0700

San Francisco 49ers Alex Debniak (Achilles) was officially released by the team on Tuesday, April 22. Debniak spent the entire season on injured reserve following his May 2013 signing.

Colts | Colt Anderson financials

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:34:48 -0700

Indianapolis Colts S Colt Anderson has signed a minimum-salary deal with the team for one season. $65,000 of the money is guaranteed, likely coming in the form of a signing bonus.

Giants | Josh Freeman financials

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:31:24 -0700

New York Giants QB Josh Freeman signed a minimum-salary deal that only guarantees $55,000 in signing bonuses and $10,000 in workout bonuses. Assuming he plays out the season, Freeman will earn $795,000 and the cap hit for the team will be $635,000.

Texans | Will meet with Jake Matthews

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:28:28 -0700

The Houston Texans will meet with Texas A&M OT Jake Matthews in the next several days, according to sources.

NFL | Kareem Martin to visit three teams

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:24:44 -0700

North Carolina DE Kareem Martin will visit the Minnesota Vikings, Dallas Cowboys and Carolina Panthers in the days prior to the NFL Draft.

NFL | Nic Jacobs to visit two teams

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:13:41 -0700

McNeese State TE Nic Jacobs will visit the Arizona Cardinals and San Francisco 49ers before the NFL Draft.

Jets | Met with Logan Thomas

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:05:57 -0700

Virginia Tech QB Logan Thomas met with the New York Jets on Tuesday, April 22, for a pre-NFL Draft visit.

Lions | Kevin Matthews visits

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:50:06 -0700

Free-agent C Kevin Matthews (Titans) worked out for the Detroit Lions Tuesday, April 22.

Lions | Several workout for team

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:49:48 -0700

Free-agent OG Sherman Carter (AFL), OT Cordaro Howard (Bills), OG Josh Jenkins (Seahawks) and TE Jordan Thompson (NCAA) worked out for the Detroit Lions Tuesday, April 22.

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Lions | Golden Tate off to quick start

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:47:33 -0700

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell said Tuesday, April 22, that he can already see a rapport between QB Matthew Stafford and new target WR Golden Tate. "Matthew is certainly getting a good feel for Golden," Caldwell said. "Those two I think are going to function well."

Lions | Carlin Isles away from team

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:46:58 -0700

Detroit Lions WR Carlin Isles is overseas playing rugby and not with the team for the start of the offseason program, according to head coach Jim Caldwell.

Lions | Ndamukong Suh not at workouts

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:46:30 -0700

Detroit Lions DT Ndamukong Suh was one of just three players missing from the team's first voluntary minicamp practice Tuesday, April 22. Suh has opted not to participate in any offseason workouts so far this season. Suh reportedly will attend the organized team activities (OTAs) portion of the offseason program, as well as June's mandatory minicamp.

Lions | Chris Houston missing workouts

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:46:02 -0700

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell said Tuesday, April 22, that the absence of CB Chris Houston (toe) from minicamp practice was injured related.

Seahawks | Doug Baldwin hopes to work out deal

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:45:33 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WR Doug Baldwin showed up for the team's voluntary workout sessions this week, but he is technically not yet under contract for the 2014 season. Baldwin said Tuesday, April 22, that he has not yet signed his second-round contract tender, and he said his goal is to play in Seattle "for a long time."

Falcons | Mike Smith wants bigger, strong lines

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:42:50 -0700

Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith is calling for major improvement on both sides of the line of scrimmage. He fears the team could bottom out for a second straight year if they do not change for the better. "I feel like we've lost our way," Smith said Tuesday, April 22. "I feel like I've lost my way a little. The emphasis along the way is to be a bigger and stronger football team and win the line of scrimmage."

Smith said the team was hurt last season by a lack of strength and size up front. They ranked last in rushing, and QB Matt Ryan was sacked a career-high 44 times.

FANTASY TIP: If the team is able to shore up the offensive line, Ryan might re-emerge as a top fantasy option after a trying season. While he loses Tony Gonzalez as a reliable target, he is expected to have healthy targets in Julio Jones and Roddy White. As long as that dynamic duo is healthy, and the protective is improved, Ryan is a Top 10 fantasy option.

Dolphins | Brandon Thomas cancels workout

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:42:13 -0700

Clemson OL Brandon Thomas (knee) was invited to visit the Miami Dolphins, but he canceled his visit after tearing an anterior cruciate ligament during a pre-draft workout with the New Orleans Saints.

Dolphins | Have hosted several before draft

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:41:15 -0700

The Miami Dolphins have hosted Louisiana State WR Odell Beckham, Clemson WR Martavis Bryant, Marist DE Terence Fede, Arizona LB Marquis Flowers, Rice CB Phillip Gaines, Tennessee OT Ju'Wuan James, Georgia State OT Ulrick John, Southern California WR Marqise Lee, Nebraska OL Spencer Long, Kansas State OT Cornelius Lucas, Mississippi WR Donte Moncrief, Arizona CB Shaquille Richardson, Marshall OT Garrett Scott and Washington TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins.

Dolphins | Eric Pinkins visits

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:38:43 -0700

San Diego State S Eric Pinkins visited the Miami Dolphins Tuesday, April 22, according to a source.

Dolphins | Dion Jordan arrived early

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:36:30 -0700

Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin said Tuesday, April 22, that LB Dion Jordan showed up at the team's training facility "a couple of weeks ago" to begin training for the 2014 season.

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Bills | EJ Manuel working out without limitations

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:06:20 -0700

Buffalo Bills QB EJ Manuel (knees) is healthy entering voluntary workouts and feels normal and had no limitations during the Tuesday, April 22 conditioning program. Bills head coach Doug Marrone expects Manuel to continue developing and believes in his potential.

FANTASY TIP: Manuel should be on your radar only in leagues requiring two starting quarterbacks or the deepest of formats.

Ravens | Rolando McClain's retirement is official

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:47:58 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Baltimore Ravens have officially placed LB Rolando McClain on the reserve-retired list for a second time. The Ravens will retain McClain's rights if he changes his mind again.

Giants | Eli Manning denies injuring ankle playing basketball

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:40:35 -0700

New York Giants QB Eli Manning (ankle) addressed the rumor that he was injured playing basketball, stating the procedure was already scheduled before he visited Duke University's practice facility for a shootaround.

Giants | Eli Manning expects to be 100 percent to start training camp

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:27:19 -0700

New York Giants QB Eli Manning (ankle) expects to be 100 percent for the beginning of training camp. Manning has no concerns about learning the Giants' new playbook, instead getting healthy is his first priority.

FANTASY TIP: It is encouraging to hear this positive news coming directly from the horse's mouth.

NFL | Dee Ford has worked out with several teams

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:14:59 -0700

Auburn DE/OLB Dee Ford has conducted private workouts for the New Orleans Saints, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, New England Patriots, Indianapolis Colts, Houston Texans and Atlanta Falcons.

NFL | Brock Vereen met with multiple teams

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:06:16 -0700

According to a league source, Minnesota FS Brock Vereen has met with the Indianapolis Colts, Carolina Panthers, Jacksonville Jaguars, Cincinnati Bengals and Atlanta Falcons.

Chiefs | Staff treating Dwayne Bowe like an adult

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:58:07 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs general manager John Dorsey and head coach Andy Reid are treating WR Dwayne Bowe like an adult by allowing him to work hard while expressing himself. Reid has shown a willingness to trust Bowe's on-field observations and adjust Reid's play calling accordingly.

Chiefs | Dwayne Bowe focused on winning

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:34:48 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Dwayne Bowe is focused more on working hard with his teammates and winning than individual statistics entering the 2014 season. Bowe also hired a personal trainer and nutritionist.

FANTASY TIP: Bowe has the potential to be a solid value pick in later rounds because of the volume of targets he'll receive. The upside may be limited, but the floor is borderline starter territory, especially in PPR formats, where he is a third fantasy option. Bowe bounced back from his previous career-worst season with his best in 2010.

Chiefs | Kyle Williams re-signed to one-year contract

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:16:05 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Kansas City Chiefs has re-signed WR Kyle Williams to a one-year contract. The financial terms remain undisclosed.

Jets | Visit with Keith McGill

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:00:41 -0700

The New York Jets visited with Utah CB Keith McGill Tuesday, April 22.

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Dolphins | Matt Szymanski cut

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:56:18 -0700

The Miami Dolphins cut PK Matt Szymanski Tuesday, April 22.

Ravens | Ray Rice looks great physically

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:34:46 -0700

Baltimore Ravens RB Ray Rice looks great physically, according to strength and conditioning coach Bob Rogucki. "He's doing some things differently as far as his diet and so forth, and he told me has a handle on it," Rogucki said. "Whatever he did from the end of the season until now, he's in a good position right now."

Saints | Mark Ingram unsure if option will be picked up

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:09:19 -0700

New Orleans Saints RB Mark Ingram said he is unsure if the team will pick up his fifth-year option. Ingram said he is just taking it one day at a time.

Buccaneers | Da'Quan Bowers does not practice

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:08:29 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Dashon Goldson (undisclosed) did not participate in practice Tuesday, April 22.

Buccaneers | Dashon Goldson does not practice

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:07:38 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers FS Dashon Goldson (undisclosed) did not participate in practice Tuesday, April 22.

Buccaneers | Mark Barron does not practice

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:06:52 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers SS Mark Barron (undisclosed) did not participate in practice Tuesday, April 22.

Titans | Eric Ebron to visit

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:35:35 -0700

The Tennessee Titans will visit with North Carolina TE Eric Ebron this week.

Texans | Visited with Dee Ford

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:54:23 -0700

The Houston Texans have visited with Auburn DE Dee Ford.

Bears | Met with Anthony Barr

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:53:38 -0700

The Chicago Bears conducted a private workout with UCLA LB Anthony Barr in late March.

Giants | David Wilson ahead of schedule

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:35:45 -0700

New York Giants RB David Wilson (neck) said he is still waiting for a clear MRI to be medically cleared, but is currently ahead of schedule.

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Bills | Visit with Mike Evans

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:25:28 -0700

The Buffalo Bills visited with Texas A&M WR Mike Evans Tuesday, April 22.

Bills | Visit with Marcus Martin

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:24:40 -0700

The Buffalo Bills visited with Southern California C Marcus Martin Tuesday, April 22.

Bills | Visit with Jerick McKinnon

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:23:50 -0700

The Buffalo Bills visited with Georgia Southern RB Jerick McKinnon Tuesday, April 22.

Dolphins | Mike Wallace arrives at workouts

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:44:21 -0700

Updating a previous report, Miami Dolphins WR Mike Wallace worked out with the team Tuesday, April 22.

Giants | Josh Freeman still views himself as a starter

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:43:28 -0700

New York Giants QB Josh Freeman said he still views himself as a starting-caliber quarterback.

Buccaneers | Tim Wright may see time at wide receiver

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:28:37 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Timothy Wright said he may see time at wide receiver this year in some formations. Wright last played wide receiver in college.

Buccaneers | Carl Nicks will be ready for training camp

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:13:46 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers OG Carl Nicks (foot) said he is not ready to practice right now but is comfortable in saying he will be ready for training camp.

Falcons | Julio Jones to be limited

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:02:47 -0700

Atlanta Falcons WR Julio Jones (foot) will be limited during the team's offseason workouts while he recovers from offseason foot surgery. "Julio is participating with our athletic performance department," head coach Mike Smith said. "He will be able to get out on the field and do some walk-through stuff with us when we start going. Our focus on Julio is one thing, and that's having him prepared for our opener. ... He's progressing well. We're not going to do anything to hinder his timeframe in terms of getting back to work with us."

FANTASY TIP: The team previously said Jones was ahead of schedule in his rehab. This is probably just a case of the Falcons being ultra-cautious with their top offensive weapon. Assming Jones is fully healthy this year and his foot doesn't slow him down, he should return to being a WR1 for fantasy players.

Vikings | No workout for Blake Bortles

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:59:39 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings are not scheduled to work out Central Florida QB Blake Bortles. The team has seen enough of Bortles when they attended his pro day. The team also met privately with Bortles during that trip.

Giants | No timetable for Eli Manning

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:57:48 -0700

New York Giants QB Eli Manning (ankle) said his ankle is progressing but he does not have a timetable for his return to the field. Manning is currently in a walking boot.

FANTASY TIP: It is still expected that Manning will be ready for training camp, but this is still one to watch as the summer progresses. Check back for further updates as the offseason program continues.

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Jets | Justin Gilbert visits

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:49:10 -0700

The New York Jets hosted Oklahoma State CB Justin Gilbert for a visit Tuesday, April 22.

Seahawks | Talking extension with Richard Sherman

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:39:40 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks have begun contract extension talks with CB Richard Sherman. The talks are going well.

Giants | Chris Snee fully healthy

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:33:43 -0700

New York Giants OG Chris Snee (hip, elbow) said he is fully healthy and will do everything in the team's offseason program.

Giants | Stevie Brown ready to go

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:29:11 -0700

New York Giants FS Stevie Brown (knee) said he feels like he is ready to go when the Giants hit the field after recovering from a serious knee injury. Brown said he will likely have to watch his knee a bit at first.

Panthers | Cam Newton working on mental aspects of game

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:22:10 -0700

Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton (ankle) said he is using this time while he rehabs from ankle surgery to focus on the mental aspects of the game. Newton is watching more film and asking more questions about the offense. "The bonding starts now," Newton said. "These days are very important, especially with my limitations as far as trying to graduate school and trying to make the most of my situation. The team is doing great. The turnout has been good. We hope to see 100 percent turnout by the end of OTAs."

NFL | Russell Allen suffered stroke

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:13:29 -0700

Free-agnet LB Russell Allen (concussion) suffered a stroke in the Jacksonville Jaguars Week 15 game. Allen had double vision during that game. Allen has a "dead spot" on the back of his cerebellum. As a result of the injury, Allen will not be able to play football again.

Bengals | Talking extension with LB Vontaze Burfict

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:48:07 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals are talking with LB Vontaze Burfict about a contract extension. He's set to make $570,000 in 2014.

Ravens | A.J. McCarron to visit

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:46:07 -0700

The Baltimore Ravens will visit with Alabama QB A.J. McCarron Wednesday, April 23.

Panthers | Cam Newton won't change style

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:39:07 -0700

Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton (ankle) said he won't change his approach to the game after his ankle surgery. He added that he doesn't recall when he injured it, but it wasn't 100 percent for a long time. He also said he consulted former RB Bo Jackson about dealing with injuries and rehab.

Giants | Will Hill likely to be cut

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:29:34 -0700

The New York Giants are likely to cut FS Will Hill after his third potential drug suspension.

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Lions | George Johnson signs

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:18:45 -0700

The Detroit Lions signed free-agent DE George Johnson (Vikings) to an undisclosed deal.

Rams | A.J. McCarron to work out

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:48:30 -0700

The St. Louis Rams will have a private workout with Alabama QB A.J. McCarron May 1.

Steelers | Cam Heyward's option picked up

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:39:03 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers exercised DE Cam Heyward's fifth-year team option.

Giants | Will Hill facing another suspension

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:31:18 -0700

New York Giants FS Will Hill is facing a year-long suspension after reportedly failing another drug test. He will appeal what would be his third drug-related suspension.

Cowboys | Kyle Orton not at minicamp Monday

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:24:26 -0700

Dallas Cowboys QB Kyle Orton did not show up for the first day of the team's offseason program Monday, April 21.

Chiefs | Kyle Williams re-signs

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:24:01 -0700

The Kansas City Chiefs re-signed WR Kyle Williams Monday, April 21. Terms of the deal were undisclosed.

Broncos | Orlando Franklin receptive to move

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:23:40 -0700

Updating a previous report, Denver Broncos OT Orlando Franklin posted on his official Twitter account Monday, April 21, that he is "excited to learn and improve this offseason" at the left guard position. "I will give it my all," Franklin said. He is being moved from offensive tackle to left guard.

Seahawks | Terrelle Pryor acquired

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:06:07 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks acquired QB Terrelle Pryor from the Oakland Raiders Monday, April 21, in exchange for a seventh-round draft pick in this year's draft. He will compete with QBs Tarvaris Jackson and B.J. Daniels for the backup job to QB Russell Wilson. Pryor is scheduled to make $705,000 this year.

FANTASY TIP: Pryor can be ignored in all fantasy leagues unless he wins the backup job and Wilson goes down with an injury during the season.

Colts | Colt Anderson signs

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:11:07 -0700

The Indianapolis Colts signed free-agent FS Colt Anderson (Eagles) to an undisclosed deal Monday, April 21.

Saints | Unlikely to offer fifth-year option to Mark Ingram

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:55:55 -0700

New Orleans Saints RB Mark Ingram is unlikely to have his fifth-year contract option exercised. The team has until May 3, 2014 to pick up Ingram's contract, which would be approximately $5 million.

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Dolphins | Jamar Taylor began offseason workouts with teammates

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:35:28 -0700

Miami Dolphins CB Jamar Taylor (groin) is healthy following hernia surgery and began offseason workouts with his teammates Monday, April 21. Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin said he expects big things from Taylor in 2014.

Steelers | Kevin Colbert asked to testify

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:15:12 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert could be called to testify in Steelers OT Mike X. Adams' accused attackers' case, which begins Tuesday, April 22. Colbert was subpoenaed by the defendants' attorneys to question him about Adams' past disciplinary issues and his potential position on the team. The Assistant District Attorney and Colbert's lawyer have objected to his appearance, stating it will add no new evidence to the case and is unnecessary.

Bengals | No extension imminent for Andy Dalton

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:01:56 -0700

Updating a previous report, Cincinnati Bengals QB Andy Dalton said his agent has talked with the team about a contract extension but no deal is imminent at this point.

Bengals | Geno Atkins reports for workouts

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:59:30 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals DT Geno Atkins (knee) was present for the start of offseason workouts Monday, April 21, but did not comment about his recovery from a torn anterior cruciate ligament.

Bengals | Kevin Huber limited

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:58:47 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals P Kevin Huber (jaw, neck) said he is still limited to weightlifting workouts at this point but expects to start a full kicking routine in the near future.

Steelers | Mike Adams' attackers trial to begin Tuesday

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:55:26 -0700

The trial of Pittsburgh Steelers OT Mike X. Adams' accused attackers begins Tuesday, April 22, where details of Adams' contract will be entered into evidence. Michael Paranay, 26, Dquay Means, 26, and Jerrell Whitlock, 27, all of Hazelwood, Penn., are charged with a variety of crimes ranging from conspiracy to attempted homicide. The defendants' lawyers have claimed Adams lied about the June 1, 2013 incident. Their claim was Adams stood to lose millions because he was already on thin ice with the organization for previous disciplinary reasons.

Broncos | Justin Gilbert to visit

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:48:37 -0700

Oklahoma State CB Justin Gilbert said in his Twitter page that he will meet with the Denver Broncos this week.

Broncos | C.J. Mosley visiting

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:42:33 -0700

The Denver Broncos are meeting with Alabama LB C.J. Mosley Monday, April 21, and Tuesday, April 22.

NFL | Dustin Keller ready to participate

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:36:32 -0700

Eugene Parker, agent for free-agent TE Dustin Keller (knee), said Keller is ready to participate in offseason workouts when he signs with a team.

Giants | Dustin Keller could be option

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:27:32 -0700

The New York Giants could have interest in free-agent TE Dustin Keller (Dolphins) if the team does not select a tight end during the 2014 NFL Draft.

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Broncos | Orlando Franklin moving to OG

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:26:49 -0700

The Denver Broncos are moving OT Orlando Franklin from offensive tackle to offensive guard.

NFL | Warrant against Loucheiz Purifoy canceled

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:15:14 -0700

An arrest warrant against Florida CB Loucheiz Purifoy for drug charges has been canceled when his attorney agreed to have Purifoy cooperate as an informant for the Gainesville Alachua County Drug Task Force.

Chiefs | Eric Fisher not expected to be out long

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:06:30 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs OT Eric Fisher (shoulder, hernia) said there is no timetable for his return following multiple surgeries, but he doesn't think he'll be out for long. "He's doing very well," coach Andy Reid said. "He's been here the whole offseason rehabbing and has made quite a bit of progress. He's doing all of his lower body work and rehabbing the shoulder, doing what he can with that part of it." Fisher is expected to be fully ready for the start of the season. He said he's already up in weight from last season and plans to get stronger in his upper body.

Bears | Joshua Morgan likely to compete for backup role

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:04:59 -0700

Chicago Bears WR Joshua Morgan is likely to compete for the No. 3 or 4 wide receiver role this year, and he'll compete with WRs Domenik Hixon, Eric Weems and Chris X. Williams for a role on special teams.

FANTASY TIP: Morgan won't be draftable in standard leagues.

49ers | Michael Wilhoite signs tender

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:04:50 -0700

San Francisco 49ers exclusive rights free-agent LB Michael Wilhoite has signed his one-year tender offer. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Giants | Dallas Reynolds re-signed

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:04:23 -0700

New York Giants exclusive rights free-agent C Dallas Reynolds has signed his one-year tender offer. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Ravens | Two ERFAs sign tenders

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:59:37 -0700

Baltimore Ravens exclusive rights free-agent LB Adrian Hamilton and SS Anthony Levine have signed their one-year tender offers. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Lions | Stanley Jean-Baptiste visits

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:53:55 -0700

The Detroit Lions met with Nebraska CB Stanley Jean-Baptiste Monday, April 21.

Lions | Two signed

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:48:47 -0700

The Detroit Lions signed free-agent CBs Aaron Hester (Broncos) and Nate Ness (Panthers) to undisclosed deals Monday, April 21.

Colts | Josh Gordy re-signs

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:45:41 -0700

Indianapolis Colts restricted free-agent CB Josh Gordy has signed his one-year tender offer. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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NFL | Kyle Fuller receiving interest

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:45:15 -0700

Virginia Tech CB Kyle Fuller is scheduled to visit or work out for the New York Jets, Denver Broncos, Pittsburgh Steelers and St. Louis Rams this week.

Colts | Phil Costa retires

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:40:44 -0700

Indianapolis Colts C Phil Costa has decided to retire from professional football and has been placed on the Reserve/Retired list.

Texans | Greg Robinson to visit

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:22:39 -0700

The Houston Texans are scheduled to meet with Auburn OT Greg Robinson Wednesday, April 23, and Thursday, April 24.

Dolphins | Mike Wallace not at workouts

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:09:30 -0700

Miami Dolphins WR Mike Wallace was not present for the start of offseason workouts Monday, April 21, but is expected to arrive Tuesday, April 22. The team knew Wallace would not be present because of a previous engagement.

Broncos | Expected to pick up Von Miller's option

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:06:12 -0700

The Denver Broncos are expected to exercise the fifth-year option in LB Von Miller's contract before the May 3 deadline.

Chiefs | Travis Kelce will take part in workouts

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:04:43 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs TE Travis Kelce (knee) is progressing well in his recovery from a knee injury and will be able to participate in all of the drills during offseason workouts.

Bears | Joshua Morgan signed

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:54:54 -0700

The Chicago Bears have signed free-agent WR Joshua Morgan (Redskins) to a one-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Steelers | Have not picked up Cam Heyward's option yet

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:52:00 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Pittsburgh Steelers have not picked up the fifth-year option in DE Cam Heyward's contract at this point.

Titans | No extension talks with Michael Roos

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:38:47 -0700

Tennessee Titans OT Michael Roos said he has not had any contract extension talks with the team even though he is entering the final year of his contract.

49ers | LaMichael James unlikely to report

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:34:19 -0700

Updating a previous report, San Francisco 49ers RB LaMichael James does not plan on participating in any of the offseason workouts and will work out on his own in Texas. The 49ers are reportedly looking to trade James.

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Browns | Teddy Bridgewater visiting

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:27:32 -0700

The Cleveland Browns are meeting with Louisville QB Teddy Bridgewater Monday, April 21.

Bengals | A.J. Green puts on some weight

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:23:21 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals WR A.J. Green said he has added around six pounds this offseason, because he wants to be more physical as a way to beat coverage at the line of scrimmage. He said most of the weight was added to his upper body.

Bills | Kyle Fuller visiting

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:17:30 -0700

The Buffalo Bills are meeting with Virginia Tech CB Kyle Fuller Monday, April 21.

Steelers | Cam Heyward's option picked up

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:14:29 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers have exercised the fifth-year option in DE Cam Heyward's contract.

Bengals | Exercise A.J. Green's option

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:13:18 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have exercised the fifth-year option in WR A.J. Green's contract.

Cardinals | Pick up Patrick Peterson's option

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:09:50 -0700

The Arizona Cardinals have exercised the fifth-year option in CB Patrick Peterson's contract.

Rams | James Laurinaitis had offseason surgery

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:04:18 -0700

St. Louis Rams LB James Laurinaitis (ankle) said he underwent ankle surgery after the 2013 season but that he has recovered from the surgery.

Rams | Dominique Easley visiting

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:03:02 -0700

The St. Louis Rams are meeting with Florida DT Dominique Easley Monday, April 21.

Browns | Dominique Easley visits

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:55:36 -0700

The Cleveland Browns met with Florida DT Dominique Easley Sunday, April 20.

Steelers | Like two WR prospects

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:53:18 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers have interest in Louisiana State WR Odell Beckham and Oregon State WR Brandin Cooks. Both could be available when the team selects in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft if they want to take a wide receiver.

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Cardinals | Interested in two QBs

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:51:21 -0700

The Arizona Cardinals are showing interest in Fresno State QB Derek Carr and Alabama QB A.J. McCarron leading up to the 2014 NFL draft.

Lions | Eric Ebron expects team to select him

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:49:14 -0700

North Carolina TE Eric Ebron told a team he recently met with that he believes he will be selected by the Detroit Lions in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft.

Texans | GM likes Khalil Mack over Jadeveon Clowney?

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:44:29 -0700

It is believed Houston Texans general manager Rick Smith likes Buffalo LB Khalil Mack more than he likes South Caroliina DE Jadeveon Clowney, according to a source close to Smith.

Jets | Made offer to Sidney Rice

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:41:22 -0700

Seattle Seahawks WR Sidney Rice said the New York Jets offered him more money this offseason, but he decided to re-sign with the Seahawks.

Jets | No promises to Chris Johnson

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:38:56 -0700

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan said the team did not promise RB Chris Johnson a certain amount of carries when he signed with the Jets. Ryan said there are no set roles for any of the running backs at this point.

Jets | Geno Smith expects to be starter

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:33:11 -0700

New York Jets QB Geno Smith said he believes he will be the starting quarterback this upcoming season even though the team added QB Michael Vick this offseason. He said he believes his play will improve with another year in the offense. Smith believes he will be able to learn from Vick because Vick has experience.

Broncos | Contract updates for three ERFAs

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:29:54 -0700

Updating a previous report, Denver Broncos CB Tony Carter will make $730,000 after signing his exclusive rights tender offer. SS Duke Ihenacho will make $570,000 while LB Brandon M. Marshall will make $495,000.

Broncos | Mitch Unrien contract update

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:26:32 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Denver Broncos re-signed DT Mitch Unrein to a one-year deal worth $1.431 million.

Saints | Exercise Cameron Jordan's option

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:24:32 -0700

The New Orleans Saints have exercised the fifth-year option in DE Cameron Jordan's contract. Jordan will be scheduled to make $6.969 million in 2015.

Texans | Meeting with Jadeveon Clowney

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:24:12 -0700

The Houston Texans are meeting with South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney Monday, April 21.

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Texans | Johnny Manziel visiting

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:22:22 -0700

The Houston Texans are meeting with Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel Monday, April 21.

Buccaneers | Not expected to pick up Adrian Clayborn's option

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:15:27 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are not expected to exercise the fifth-year option in DE Adrian Clayborn's contract. The team does not plan on trading Clayborn at any point this offseason.

Lions | Will meet with Justin Gilbert

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:15:07 -0700

The Detroit Lions are scheduled to meet with Oklahoma State CB Justin Gilbert later this week.

Lions | Marcus Martin visiting

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:13:08 -0700

The Detroit Lions are meeting with Southern California C Marcus Martin Monday, April 21.

49ers | NaVorro Bowman to start camp on PUP list

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:02:31 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers plan to place LB NaVorro Bowman (knee) on the Physically Unable to Perform list when training camp begins, because he is not expected to be cleared to play before the start of the regular season. Bowman will be working with the trainers during offseason workouts.

49ers | LaMichael James not at workouts

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:02:02 -0700

San Francisco 49ers RB LaMichael James is training in Texas by himself and did not report for the start of offseason workouts Monday, April 21.

Chiefs | Eric Fisher has surgery

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:00:30 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs OT Eric Fisher (shoulder, hernia) underwent shoulder surgery and had a procedure to fix a sports hernia. He's currently rehabbing in Kansas City.

Chargers | Ben Gardner visiting

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:27:45 -0700

Stanford DE/LB Ben Gardner is visiting with the San Diego Chargers Monday, April 21.

Titans | Met with Jeremy Hill

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:25:07 -0700

The Tennessee Titans have visited with Louisiana State RB Jeremy Hill.

Bengals | Jeremy Hill visiting

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:24:36 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals are visiting with Louisiana State RB Jeremy Hill Monday, April 21.

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Broncos | Four sign tender offers

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:12:50 -0700

The Denver Broncos signed DT Mitch Unrein to his restricted free-agent tender Monday, April 21. CB Tony Carter, SS Duke Ihenacho and LB Brandon M. Marshall all signed their exclusive rights tenders.

Colts | Work out Jon Halapio

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:00:24 -0700

The Indianapolis Colts worked out Florida OG Jon Halapio. He played his senior year with a torn pectoral muscle but is recovered now.

Browns | Work out Jon Halapio

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:59:33 -0700

The Cleveland Browns worked out Florida OG Jon Halapio. He played his senior year with a torn pectoral muscle but is recovered now.

Buccaneers | Work out Jon Halapio

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:59:12 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers worked out Florida OG Jon Halapio. He played his senior year with a torn pectoral muscle but is recovered now.

Ravens | Rolando McClain retiring

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:56:10 -0700

Baltimore Ravens LB Rolando McClain is retiring from the NFL again Monday, April 21. "I gotta follow my heart. It ain't football. If football made me complete I would play. But whenever I think of it my heart pulls me away from whatever reason. ... This means I'm done," McClain texted ESPN.

Bengals | Andy Dalton expects extension

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:39:36 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals QB Andy Dalton is expecting the team to approach him with a long-term contract extension before his rookie deal expires next March. Dalton is scheduled to make roughly $1.7 million this year as he finishes up his four-year, $5.2 million deal. "It's a quarterback-driven league, so quarterbacks get rewarded a lot of money," Dalton said. "For a lot of these quarterbacks, if you're the quarterback of the team, you're the face of the franchise. So these teams obviously believe in their guy and they're going to pay him that way."

Cowboys | Tony Romo ready for voluntary workouts

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:35:00 -0700

Dallas Cowboys QB Tony Romo (back) will take part in the team's voluntary offseason program beginning Monday, April 21, according to a source. Players are allowed to lift weights, run sprints and conduct football activities without coach supervision. The team will have organized team activities starting May 28 until June 12. Romo is expected to be available for most of the activities.

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Steelers | Two visiting

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:51:40 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers are visiting UCLA LB Anthony Barr and Wisconsin DT Beau Allen Monday, April 21.

Giants | Josh Freeman official

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:51:04 -0700

New York Giants QB Josh Freeman officially signed his contract when he reported for voluntary workouts Monday, April 21.

Jets | More on Chris Johnson

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:35:15 -0700

Updating previous reports, New York Jets RB Chris Johnson's contract is worth $8 million with $3 million guaranteed. He has a $2.75 million salary-cap figure and a $1 million non-guaranteed base salary. In 2015, he has a $5.5 million salary-cap figure with a non-guaranteed $3.5 million base salary with up to a $1 million escalator clause.

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Packers | Have highest workout bonuses

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 06:39:08 -0700

The Green Bay Packers have the highest potential payout of workout bonuses in the NFL at $4.3 million this offseason.

Eagles | Evan Mathis at workouts

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 06:27:07 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles OG Evan Mathis will be at voluntary workouts Monday, April 21.

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