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Texans | Kareem Jackson moving to safety
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 16:10:10 -0700
Houston Texans CB Kareem Jackson will be moving from cornerback to safety this season, according to head coach Bill O'Brien.
Broncos | Bradley Chubb contract details
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 15:53:28 -0700
Updating a previous report, Denver Broncos DE Bradley Chubb's four-year contract is worth $27.27 million. The deal includes a signing bonus of $17.914 million.
Titans | Jayon Brown has solid offseason
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 15:33:21 -0700
Tennessee Titans LB Jayon Brown made a lot of plays during offseason workouts, according to TitansOnline.com's Jim Wyatt.
Raiders | Oakland adds Ryan Yurachek
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:38:11 -0700
Free-agent FB Ryan Yurachek (Saints) signed with the Oakland Raiders Friday, June 22. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. The team also waived FB Henry Poggi.
Jets | Eric Tomlinson will have role in 2018
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 13:46:41 -0700
New York Jets TE Eric Tomlinson will have a decent role as a blocker this upcoming season but could also be involved in the passing game.
Jets | Henry Anderson could start
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 13:34:28 -0700
New York Jets DE Henry Anderson could start at defensive end this season if DE Nathan Shepherd is not ready for the role, in the opinion of the New York Post's Brian Costello. Head coach Todd Bowles said Anderson will receive playing time when the team uses a four-man front.
Patriots | Isaiah Wynn signs contract
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 13:25:48 -0700
New England Patriots first-round draft choice OT Isaiah Wynn signed a four-year contract with the Patriots Friday, June 22, according to a source. Financial terms were not disclosed, but the deal does include a fifth-year option.
Cardinals | Tre Boston unhappy with offer
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 13:24:18 -0700
Free-agent SS Tre Boston (Chargers) said the contract offer he received from the Arizona Cardinals was very disrespectful.
Browns | Greg Robinson contract update
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 13:05:43 -0700
Updating a previous report, Cleveland Browns OT Greg Robinson signed a one-year deal with the Browns worth $790,000. The deal does not include any guaranteed money.
Colts | Anthony Walker Jr. no longer in protocol
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 11:58:49 -0700
Indianapolis Colts LB Anthony Walker Jr. (concussion) announced via social media that he cleared the league's concussion protocol Friday, June 22.
49ers | Laken Tomlinson, San Fran agree to extension
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 11:34:39 -0700
San Francisco 49ers OG Laken Tomlinson agreed to a three-year contract extension worth a maximum of $18 million with $10 million in guarantees on Friday, June 22, according to NFL Network's Mike Garafolo.
NFL | Orleans Darkwa cleared for return
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 11:17:17 -0700
Free-agent RB Orleans Darkwa (leg) announced on social media Friday, June 22, that he has been medically cleared to resume football work - about one month after having surgery to remove a plate in his leg.
Jaguars | Keelan Cole not going away
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:59:52 -0700
Jacksonville Jaguars WR Keelan Cole hasn't "skipped a beat" this offseason following his surprise rookie season and seems poised to be the Jaguars' third wide receiver this season, according to FirstCoastNews.com's Mike Kaye, who added Cole may end up being the team's best option in the slot.
Jaguars | Donte Moncrief flashes during spring
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:54:24 -0700
Jacksonville Jaguars WR Donte Moncrief was healthy during offseason workouts and able to show off his speed on deep routes throughout OTAs, according to Mike Kaye of FirstCoastNews.com.
Jaguars | Austin Seferian-Jenkins generating buzz
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:41:47 -0700
Jacksonville Jaguars TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins was constantly open during non-contact practices and made impressive catch after impressive catch, according to Mike Kaye of FirstCoastNews.com.
Jaguars | Blake Bortles inspiring confidence
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:34:35 -0700
Jacksonville Jaguars QB Blake Bortles displayed improved accuracy and impressive chemistry with his new weapons, and he also seemed very comfortable with his improved throwing motion after spending even more time working on it in California, according to Mike Kaye of FirstCoastNews.com.
Browns | Cleveland expect to ride 'hot hand' at RB
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:04:26 -0700
Cleveland Browns RBs Carlos Hyde, Nick Chubb and Duke Johnson each are expected to play a major role in the team's offense this season, but running backs coach Freddie Kitchens told the team's website he plans to ride the "hot hand" in the backfield because "if they are having success, why would you change?"
Lions | Kerry Hyder back in action
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:21:29 -0700
Detroit Lions DE Kerry Hyder (Achilles') has been a full participant in organized team activities and minicamp.
Buccaneers | Ryan Griffin could start
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 06:58:00 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Ryan W. Griffin has a chance in training camp to pass QB Ryan Fitzpatrick on the depth chart. QB Jameis Winston is expected to miss the first three games, and Griffin could start.
Buccaneers | Jameis Winston unlikely to appeal
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 23:37:41 -0700
Updating previous reports, Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston is unlikely to appeal any suspension handed down by the NFL, according to the Tampa Bay Times' Rick Stroud.
Bears | Bennie Fowler fighting for roster spot
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 23:03:59 -0700
Chicago Bears WR Bennie Fowler could have a difficult time making the 53-man roster, according to ESPN's Jeff Dickerson. The team has WRs Allen Robinson, Taylor Gabriel and Anthony Miller locked in, and WR Kevin White will get a chance to stick if he stays healthy. That could leave only one spot for the likes of Fowler and fellow veteran WR Marlon Brown.
Buccaneers | Charles Sims' spot in danger?
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 22:59:12 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Charles Sims could be beaten out for a roster spot by undrafted rookie RB Shaun Wilson, according to ESPN's Jenna Laine. Wilson showed good hands and special teams ability during the minicamp, and veteran RB Jacquizz Rodgers could also push for a third-down role.
Panthers | Taylor Heinicke could be backup
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 20:51:39 -0700
Carolina Panthers QB Taylor Heinicke is "in the running" for the backup quarterback job, according to Bryan Strickland of Panthers.com.
Broncos | DaeSean Hamilton earning trust
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 20:35:02 -0700
Denver Broncos WR DaeSean Hamilton can be counted on to run the proper routes, according to QB Case Keenum. "To have a receiver that you can count on to be in the right place at the right time, that's always a huge plus," Keenum said.
Broncos | Courtland Sutton winning over QB
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 20:22:39 -0700
Denver Broncos WR Courtland Sutton is a "friendly target," according to QB Case Keenum. "I like throwing him the football," Keenum said.
Bengals | Andy Dalton in top shape
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 20:03:20 -0700
Cincinnati Bengals QB Andy Dalton has the "body of an All-Pro" and is in great shape, according to Gil Brandt of NFL.com.
Browns | David Njoku making progress
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:55:27 -0700
Cleveland Browns TE David Njoku has improved this spring and "should be a dominant receiver in the red zone," according to tight ends coach Greg Seamon.
Redskins | Kapri Bibbs on the bubble
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:28:42 -0700
Washington Redskins RB Kapri Bibbs will have a "very hard" time beating out RB Rob Kelley for the final running back spot on the 53-man roster, in the opinion of Rich Tandler of NBCSportsWashington.com.
Redskins | Kevin Hogan could be cut
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:20:17 -0700
Washington Redskins QB Kevin Hogan is not a lock to make the roster, according to Rich Tandler of NBCSportsWashington.com.
Redskins | Colt McCoy still the backup?
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:17:44 -0700
Washington Redskins QB Colt McCoy is likely to remain the backup quarterback this season, according to Rich Tandler of NBCSportsWashington.com.
49ers | Pierre Garcon building chemistry with QB
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:06:36 -0700
San Francisco 49ers WR Pierre Garcon has been building chemistry with QB Jimmy Garoppolo, according to head coach Kyle Shanahan. "It's been a good process for them to get here, spend some time together," Shanahan said.
49ers | Dante Pettis brings versatility
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:52:28 -0700
San Francisco 49ers WR Dante Pettis can be used in "a bunch of different spots" in the offense, according to head coach Kyle Shanahan.
NFL | Orleans Darkwa medically cleared
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:39:27 -0700
Free-agent RB Orleans Darkwa (Giants) revealed via Twitter that he has been medically cleared for football activities following offseason surgery to remove a plate from his leg.
Giants | Robert Martin could grab roster spot
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:30:07 -0700
New York Giants RB Robert Martin's contributions on special teams could allow him to secure the No. 4 running back job and a spot on the 53-man roster, according to Ryan Dunleavy of NJ Advance Media.
Giants | Garrett Dickerson to the practice squad?
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:24:04 -0700
New York Giants TE Garrett Dickerson could see time at fullback, according to Ryan Dunleavy of NJ Advance Media, and Dunleavy believes Dickerson is a good candidate for the practice squad.
Giants | Jawill Davis lacks versatility
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:16:17 -0700
New York Giants WR Jawill Davis' inability to contribute on special teams will likely keep him off the 53-man roster, in the opinion of Ryan Dunleavy of NJ Advance Media.
Giants | Marquis Bundy a roster longshot
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:10:51 -0700
New York Giants WR Marquis Bundy is a longshot to make the 53-man roster, according to Ryan Dunleavy of NJ Advance Media.
Saints | Paul Turner waived
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 16:29:28 -0700
New Orleans Saints WR Paul Turner was waived Thursday, June 21.
Buccaneers | Jameis Winston expected to be suspended
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 15:42:07 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston is expected to be suspended for the first three games of the 2018 season for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy, according to sources. The suspension could increase or decrease depending on the circumstances surrounding the off-field incident.
Bengals | Cincinnati signs two picks
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 14:05:26 -0700
Cincinnati Bengals third-round draft choices DE Sam Hubbard and LB Malik Jefferson signed four-year contracts with the Bengals Thursday, June 21. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Patriots | NE unlikely to pursue Earl Thomas
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 13:43:01 -0700
Seattle Seahawks FS Earl Thomas likely will not be a trade target for the New England Patriots, in the opinion of ESPNBoston.com's Mike Reiss.
Panthers | Wes Horton may see bigger role
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 13:23:36 -0700
Carolina Panthers DE Wes Horton could receive a bigger role on defense this season if he is able to show more consistency during training camp.
Vikings | Hercules Mata'afa goes on IR
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 12:51:00 -0700
Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings DE Hercules Mata'afa (knee) was placed on the Reserve/Injured list Thursday, June 21.
Packers | Backup QBs struggle during workouts
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 12:50:28 -0700
Green Bay Packers QBs Brett Hundley and DeShone Kizer will compete for the No. 2 quarterback job during training camp, but both quarterbacks struggled at times during offseason workouts.
49ers | SF attend Adonis Alexander's workout
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 12:07:53 -0700
The San Francisco 49ers were one of 26 teams that attended Virginia Tech CB Adonis Alexander's Pro Day Thursday, June 21.
NFL | Market slow for Mike Mitchell
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 12:07:25 -0700
Free-agent FS Mike Mitchell (Steelers) said the free-agent market has been slow to develop for him this offseason. He said there are several good safeties still looking to sign with teams.
Raiders | Martavis Bryant behaving
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 10:34:34 -0700
Oakland Raiders WR Martavis Bryant has stayed clean and hasn't missed a drug test amid rumors that he could be suspended for a violation of the NFL's substance-abuse policy.
Jets | Robby Anderson pleads no contest
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 10:06:07 -0700
New York Jets WR Robby Anderson pleaded no contest Thursday, June 21, to a reckless driving charge from an arrest in January. He was sentenced to six months of non-reporting probation.
Broncos | Bradley Chubb putting pen to paper
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 09:16:48 -0700
Denver Broncos DE Bradley Chubb is signing his four-year rookie contract Thursday, June 21. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Buccaneers | Jameis Winston bracing for suspension
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 07:58:36 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston is expecting a suspension by the NFL for an incident with an Uber driver in 2016, according to ESPN Radio 97.9 in Tallahassee's Jeff Cameron. Cameron's sources told him that the maximum is likely three games, but the most likely event is that he's suspended one game. Winston was accused of groping a female Uber driver in Scottsdale, Ariz., and the suspension would stem from his failure to report the incident to the league. The personal conduct policy states players are "to promptly report any matter that comes to their attention (through victim or witness reports, law enforcement, or media reports) that may constitute a violation of this policy." It's unknown if Winston would appeal.
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