Archive for the ‘NFL’ Category

2014 NFL Draft: St. Louis Rams “actively” shopping No. 2 pick

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

With the 2014 NFL Draft still more than a month away, there are plenty of rumors out there connecting teams to multiple prospects, and those reports seem to change daily. But one story that has remained the same for weeks now is that the St. Louis Rams are looking to ...

Darren Sproles: Philadelphia Eagles extend RB’s contract

Friday, March 14th, 2014

The Philadelphia Eagles pulled off a bit of a coup on Thursday, landing running back Darren Sproles from the New Orleans Saints in exchange for a fifth-round pick. The team has worked quickly to lock Sproles up for the foreseeable future, signing him to a two-year contract extension on Friday. The ...

Rodger Saffold fails physical, won’t sign with Raiders, headed back to Rams

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Free agent guard/tackle Rodger Saffold signed a monster five-year, $42.5 million contract ($21.6 million guaranteed) with the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday, but his tenure with the team never technically got a chance to begin. On Wednesday night it was announced that Saffold failed his physical and will not be signing with ...

Dallas Cowboys release DeMarcus Ware to clear cap space

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

It's official, the Dallas Cowboys have released four-time All-Pro linebacker/defensive end DeMarcus Ware. The move will save the Cowboys $7.4 million in cap space, while they will also eat more than $8.5 million in "dead money." The 31-year-old Ware had asked the Cowboys to make a decision about his situation before ...

New York Jets going hard after Vontae Davis

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

The New York Jets cut top cornerback Antonio Cromartie on Sunday, saving them $9.5 million against the salary cap but leaving them with a huge void at the position. Reports now claim the team is going hard after free agent corner Vontae Davis, who is expected to sign a contract ...

Chicago Bears likely to sign Michael Bennett

Monday, March 10th, 2014

UPDATE: In a shocking last minute turn of events, Bennett has opted to take less money and stay with the Seattle Seahawks. The Chicago Bears have identified their top target in free agency and they aren't being shy about it. The team has targeted former Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett, ...

Peyton Manning fully cleared for 2014 after neck exam

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning got the green light to continue his playing career on Monday after a thorough exam on his surgically repaired neck. Manning's future was potentially in doubt based on the examination, but his annual checkup showed that there are no structural issues and he is free ...

Adam Muema: Person close to SDSU RB doesn’t know where he is

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

San Diego State running back Adam Muema made headlines on Sunday after he left the NFL Scouting Combine without working out. Muema claimed that God told him that if he left, he would wind up playing for the Seattle Seahawks. Now, a person close to Muema claims he has no ...