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LSU Tigers defensive back Tyrann Mathieu was hoping to use the
opportunity he was presented at the 2013 NFL Scouting Combine to impress
NFL scouts and show that he has been working hard to improve as a
player, despite spending the entire season on the sidelines after being
booted from the LSU football program. Unfortunately for Mathieu, his
Tyrann Mathieu was kicked out of LSU, and with another chance to make an impression on NFL executives and coaches, he again failed to impress.
Even though everyone now knows the San Francisco 49ers lied when they leaked out the information that they had a deal in place to trade Alex Smith, they’re still confident they can trade him, per ESPN’s Adam Schefter. San Francisco has found a legitimate amount of interest, according to sources. The Kansas City Chiefs are interested and the Arizona Cardinals also are thought...
ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that New England tight end Rob Gronkowski recently underwent a third surgery on his broken left arm, this time to cure an infection.Fantasy Spin:Apparently doctors were able to catch the infection early so Gronkowski should still be on track to return before the start of training camp. Crisis averted. Let the Summer of Gronk (or whatever season this is) continue.
Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the Chiefs are now expected to release QB Matt Cassel in the near future.
Goes without saying but Chiefs now expected to release QB Matt Cassel, who will have a market for his services.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) February 27, 2013
Now that a trade has been completed for QB Alex Smith, it’s all but certain that Cassel will be cut loose...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Philadelphia Eagles also released DL Mike Patterson on Monday.
This news comes hours after Schefter reported that they were cutting DL Cullen Jenkins. This move should free up close to $3 million in cap space for the Eagles.
Patterson, 29, is a former first-round pick by the Eagles. He had four years remaining on the eight-year contract...
The NFL scouting combine is now officially in the rear view and all 32 teams around the league will have to make heads or tails of the more than 300 prospects they scouted over the past week.
Some of the big winners from the 2013 edition included Notre Dame tight end Tyler Eifert, Florida defensive tackle Shariff Floyd and even West Virginia wide receiver Tavon Austin. They, along...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports sources have informed him that the New York Jets are expected to approach WR Santonio Holmes regarding restructuring his contract.
Holmes, 28, is set to make $11 million for the upcoming season and, to make matters worse, $7.5 million of that figure is guaranteed, which means he’ll have all of the leverage in the negotiations.
The Jets cleared...
The New York Giants made a big offseason investment in offensive tackle Will Beatty signing him for a five-year 38.8 million dollar deal. Reported first by ESPN’s Adam Schefter, this signing could have an impact on the Patriots deal with Vollmer.
Giants make significant off-season move: NY signed offensive tackle Will Beatty to a five-year, $38.75million deal, per sources.
Adam Schefter of ESPN.com reports that the cash strapped New York Jets will attempt to restructure the contract of Santonio Holmes.
Having already cut experienced roster veterans in Bart Scott, Calvin Pace, Eric Smith and Jason Smith. The Jets instead of cutting, are looking to ask another game-maker to restructure his contract to make available more cap room for the forthcoming...
Earlier today the Philadelphia Eagles have announced the release of defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins. ESPN's Adam Schefter was first to report the release of Jenkins. Now Schefter is also the first to report the release of DT Mike Patterson.
Hours after releasing DL Cullen Jenkins, Eagles now have released former first-round pick Mike Patterson, who intends to continue playing...
It would be irresponsible to blame this latest forearm setback on all his Super Bowl partying, but Rob Gronkowski has had another setback.
Adam Schefter is reporting that Gronkowski had an infection in the same forearm he re-broke against the Houston Texans, and had to have a third surgery.
From me and @fieldyates: Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski underwent surgery last week for an infection...
After a hectic four days at Lucas Oil Stadium, the 2013 NFL Combine culminated on Tuesday with the defensive backs getting on the field for a chance to showcase their athletic ability to on looking NFL teams. Just like every other day at the combine, a few prospective pro’s took advantage of the opportunity by dominating the day of drills, while others did just the opposite and...