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(via Sports Illustrated)
The Philadelphia Eagles were the first in line for former Houston Texans' tight end and fullback, James Casey. Casey met with the Eagles and it is believed that he will not leave without a deal. The deal could be done as early as this evening.
Casey, 28, has three years of experience in the NFL. He registered 330 yards last season, with 34 receptions and 3 touchdowns.
Details on contract to follow.
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A statement released by GM Howie Roseman is a follows:
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Most thought that the defense would drop off from the previous season and that was confirmed...
Ok, now the Lions are announcing they have agreed to a 5 year deal with Glover Quin. My head hurts. #Texans
— Tania Ganguli (@taniaganguli) March 13, 2013
Houston Texans have lost another free agent, this time with safety Glover Quin to the Detroit Lions on a 5 year deal. Quin who was considered the Texans top free agent of the 2013 season, it makes the second starter lost for...
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Not worth the hassle Juan…
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick may be close to five years removed from serving prison time for dog fighting, but that doesn’t mean people still aren’t mad.
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Nnamdi Asomugha looking for a new home(Credit: AP Photo)
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A league source had determined that...
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The Capital Sports Report
Owner/Managing Editor/Sr. Writer
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Bryce Brown, RB, Philadelphia Eagles
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