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Ravens RB Ray Rice and Texans counterpart Arian Foster will likely both end up with a franchise tag this season, but the two players appear to have different outlooks on how the next month should play out.

Report: No progress made between the Ravens and Ray Rice

According to Mike Florio of, the Baltimore Ravens and running back Ray Rice haven’t made any progress towards getting a contract extension completed. The Ravens of course could decide to hit Rice with the franchise tag in order to try and work out a long-term extension over the course of the offseason. I cant imagine the Ravens not doing everything they can...

Jersey Chaser: Matt Leinart Is An #AssMan, Threw Beach House Party Over Weekend

Did you think Matt Leinart was just sitting around this offseason, not throwing beach house parties with crazy chicks? Of course not, fools. If you are to believe what this jersey chaser, Lynsi Nicole London, reported over the weekend, everyone’s favorite drunken Heisman Trophy QB is an #assman. C’mon, Lynsi, the Internet is littered with Leinart carnage. Either you start dropping...

Could Mario Williams remain with the Houston Texans?

Expected to be one of the most sought after free agents in this year’s market, OLB/DE Mario Williams told reporters on Thursday that money is not the only thing he’s interested in. Mario Williams could easily become the highest paid defensive player in NFL history next month, but it appears he is sending out signals that he’d like to remain with the Houston Texans...

Report: Ravens, QB Flacco to begin contract extension talks

The Baltimore Ravens would like to start working on a long-term deal with quarterback Joe Flacco next week, according to the NFL Network.The Ravens will have a chance to meet with Flacco's representation at the scouting combine next week in Indianapolis.Flacco can become an unrestricted free agent next year and is in line to make $8.8 million including bonuses for 2012.The 27...

Talking Ravens with John Eisenberg

Mike Florio and Ravens insider John Eisenberg talk Ray Rice and the franchise tag and Joe Flacco’s future in Baltimore without a new contract.

Video: PFT Live: Will Ravens pay Flacco as top-5 QB?

PFT Live: Joe Flacco's agent reportedly wants Flacco to be paid like a top-5 NFL quarterback, but the Ravens may not view him as one. (NBC Sports)

Arian Foster’s agent won’t be offended by franchise tag

We’ve written a lot about whether the Texans will place the franchise tag on restricted free agent Arian Foster. John McClain of the Houston Chronicle doesn’t believe it will happen, in large part because the Texans would match any offer sheet Foster signs elsewhere. (And because the Texans need the cap room.) Foster’s agent Mike…

Ravens, Flacco's agent to chat at scouting combine

Joe Linta, the agent for Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco, confirmed on Wednesday that he and Ravens vice president of football administration Pat Moriarty, the team’s salary cap specialist, will begin discussions about a contract extension for the 27-year-old quarterback at next week’s NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis.

Texans celebrate their 10th anniversary

Time flies in the NFL: The Houston Texans’ very first game, a Sunday night win over the Cowboys, feels like a fresh memory to me. And yet the Texans sent out a reminder today that they’re celebrating their 10th anniversary this year. The Texans’ announcement noted that the players will wear a patch on their…

PFT Live: What will the Texans do in the offseason?

Houston Chronicle beat reporter John McClain discusses the state of the Houston Texans. Mario Williams is set to be the prize of the 2012 free agent class. Could the Peyton Manning circus be coming to Houston? And can we expect any changes with the Hall of Fame selections.

Son of Fox studio host killed in car accident

The 19-year-old son of NASCAR on Fox studio host Chris Myers has been killed in a car accident.

PFT Live: To-do list for the Buccaneers

Mike Florio gives us a Buccaneers offseason “to do list.” Florio discusses their free agents and the need for a good wide receiver. Florio also suggests that the Buccaneers get a veteran quarterback to assist Josh Freeman. Florio also puts former Rutgers running back Ray Rice on the table for the Buccaneers.

New CBA rule could boost Bears' activity in free agency

We're still a ways off from the Free Agency Period kicking in, but this weekend I saw something that could help new General Manager Phil Emery in his first offseason at the helm of da Bears. One of the wrinkles in last year's new CBA allows for teams to carry over their remaining cap space from one year to the next; we'll call it the Cap Carryover Clause, or triple C...
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