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ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Chiefs have reached an agreement with WR Dwayne Bowe on a five-year contract.
Schefter also reports that Kansas City will use their franchise tag on OT Branden Albert, and if that wasn’t enough, they also signed P Dustin Colquitt to a long-term extension.
Pro Football Talk cautions that although the Chiefs have franchised Albert, there’s still a chance that they could take an offensive tackle with No. 1 overall pick.
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Entering the offseason, it appeared wide receiver Dwayne
Bowe would be suiting up for a team other than the Kansas City Chiefs in 2013.
However, KC and new coach Andy Reid made sure that didn’t happen yesterday,
signing Bowe to a five-year contract extension, according to Albert Breer of
The Chiefs have indeed agreed to a five-year deal with WR Dwayne Bowe.
Monday was a busy day for the Kansas City Chiefs but thanks to some great work by the organization, the team was able to lock up three important players just before the deadline to exercise the franchise tag expired.
On a whirl wind day, just a week removed from finalizing a trade that will bring former No.1 overall pick Alex Smith to Kansas City, the Chiefs locked up some important...
It hasn't taken long for the new regime of the Kansas City Chiefs to make an impression.
The Chiefs announced Monday they signed wide receiver Dwayne Bowe and punter Dustin Colquitt to new long-term contracts and placed the franchise tag on left tackle Branden Albert.
All three of the players were due to become free agents.
The moves come less than a week after new Chiefs...
Teams that might have had an interest in targeting Kansas City Chiefs WR Dwayne Bowe are now going to have to change their plans when free agency opens next week. The Chiefs have reached a long-term deal with Bowe, giving expected quarterback Alex Smith a deep threat this season. Kansas City has wasted little time making moves under first-year head coach Andy Reid making personnel...
Wide receiver Dwayne Bowe and the Chiefs have reached an agreement on a new five-year contract. SOURCE: Adam Schefter, ESPNFantasy Spin:Bowe seemed hesitant about coming back to the Chiefs earlier this offseason but that may have changed when he found out that Alex Smith would be the quarterback next season. He should be able to reach 1,000 yards again next season after falling short...
Greg Jennings and Mike Wallace are sitting somewhere wondering when their turn will come. Percy Harvin now has a measuring stick for his new deal.
Yesterday we reported that Dwayne Bowe and the Kansas City Chiefs have agreed to a new 5 year deal. Today the numbers of that deal have been released, and they indeed will have a trickle down effect.
According to Pro Football Talk...
We mentioned earlier today that the San Francisco 49ers didn’t use the franchise tag on safety Dashon Goldson and that he’ll likely hit the free agent market.
49ers’ fans shouldn’t get their hopes up about him returing because ESPN’s Adam Schefter says that “Goldson’s going to be gone.”
Once again, with Goldson looking for $8 million per season, the 49ers won’t...
The Kansas City Chiefs will be a playoff team this season. No, seriously.
The trade for Alex Smith was a huge step in the right direction, but Monday’s roster moves — highlighted by the signing of wide receiver Dwayne Bowe to a five-year extension and franchising of tackle Branden Albert – solidified the necessary foundation for the NFL’s worst team to morph into a legitimate...
The Kansas City Chiefs were really busy today. They signed wide receiver Dwayne Bowe to a five-year deal and used the franchise tag on tackle Brandon Albert. And they didn’t stop there.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Chiefs also signed punter Dustin Colquitt to a contract extension that makes him the highest paid punter in NFL history.
Dustin Colquitt is now highest...
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the New England Patriots aren’t expected to place the franchise tag on wide receiver Wes Welker today, even though today is the deadline to do so.
If the Patriots don’t tag Welker today and don’t sign him to an extension before March 12th, he’ll hit the free agent market and have the ability to sign elsewhere.
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ESPN's Adam Schefter hears that the Jets are close to finishing a deal with free agent quarterback David Garrard.Fantasy Spin:After a one-year absence from the league, Garrard resurfaced with the Dolphins last summer in training camp but injuries prevented him from appearing in any regular season games. Almost anything would be an uprgrade for the Jets at quarterback after the...
March 12th is getting closer and closer and the start to NFL free agency is just around the corner. Soon the rumors will end and the excitement around the different NFL fan bases will grow or the disappointment and concern will start to linger.
Despite slapping the franchise tag on Randy Starks the Dolphins still have plenty of money to throw around to help out Ryan Tannehill...
The Minnesota Vikings released wide receiver Michael Jenkins
yesterday in order to avoid paying the veteran his bonus, according to Adam
Schefter of ESPN.
Before having to pay his bonus in March, the Vikings released veteran WR Michael Jenkins.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 4, 2013
Jenkins was due to receive a $2.425 million roster bonus
this month if he remained...
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Miami Dolphins aren’t expected to place the franchise tag on left tackle Jake Long.
The Dolphins are instead expected to tag defensive tackle Randy Starks, according to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports.
The Dolphins will use the tag to protect an asset. Barring striking a long-term deal with Starks before the deadline, he is in line to get...