Found March 13, 2012 on
Fantasy Football Champs:
Kansas City is among the teams interested in tight end John Carlson, according to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network.
The Chiefs covet quality depth at tight end with Tony Moeaki coming off a torn ACL, and Carlson would fill that need. Indianapolis, Tampa Bay, Chicago, Dallas and Carlsons former club Seattle are the other teams interested in acquiring his services.
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network has stated that free agent defensive end Mario Williams is still in Buffalo as the Bills try to close the deal.
Now Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com has indicated that Williams is scheduled to leave Buffalo tonight and that there are three other teams that want to meet with him.
I’m not sure if the Bills are going to be able to...
According to a report by the NFL Network’s Jason La Canfora, the Cleveland Browns and free agent DE Juqua Parker have agreed to terms on a 1 year deal.
“Juqua Parker agrees to terms with the Browns 1yr, max of $3M”
Parker is 33 years old and spent the last 7 years with the Philadelphia Eagles. He played the first part of his career with the Tennessee Titans. He has 36.5 career...
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, the New Orleans Saints are thinking about releasing veteran linebacker Jonathan Vilma.
Right now free agent Curtis Lofton is scheduled to visit with the Saints and if theydecide to sign either him or David Hoawthorne, who also visited New Orleans, they may dump Vilma.
Vilma will be 30 years-old next month, and is scheduled to make...
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, the New Orleans Saints have signed free agent guard Ben Grubbs to a five-year, $36 million with $16 million full guaranteed, with a $10 million signing bonus.
Grubbs will obviously replace Carl Nicks who signed this week with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Saints offense shouldn’t miss a beat with the addition of Grubbs.
As first reported by Jason La Canfora from NFL Network, the Oakland Raiders are expected to release Kevin Boss sometime tomorrow before the 1PM (PST) deadline for teams to be in compliance with the salary cap number of 120.6M. Kevin Boss was signed last season as a free agent when they lost their own starting [...]
The Bountygate saga looks to be coming to an end. According NFL.com’s Jason La Canfora the NFL will hand out punishment to Saints for running their bounty program by the end of the week. Saints head coach Sean Payton and owner Tom Benson met with league officials on Monday and the league will spend today and tomorrow deliberating over the punishment.League officials will spend...
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, it’s very unlikely that Indianapolis Colts defensive end Dwight Freeney will get traded.
LacCanfora made it clear that there was never a strong possibility that the Colts were going to trade Freeney.
Even though Freeney’s contract carries a $20 million cap hit and the Colts would love to restructure his deal, they can afford to...
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, defensive end/linebacker Mario Williams will visit with the Chicago Bears and could end up not leaving, since they’re expected to make a strong effort to sign him and pair him up with fellow defensive end Julius Peppers.
Williams is easily the most dynamic defensive player on the market and will likely become the highest paid defensive...
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, the Washington Redskins have signed safetey Brandon Meriweather to a two-year, $6 million deal. He’ll be able to come in right away and start, since the Redskins aren’t bringing back O.J. Atogwe or LaRon Landry.
Meriweather played for the Bears in 2011, after being released by the Patriots and only recorded 32 tackles the entire...
The Washington Redskins have re-signed defensive lineman Adam Carriker, Jason La Canfora of the NFL Network reports. According to La Canfora, Carriker received $20 million over four seasons with $7 million guaranteed. A first-round pick out of Nebraska by the St. Louis Rams in 2007, Carriker missed the 2009 season with a shoulder and was traded to the Redskins in 2010. Over the last...
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, the San Francisco 49ers have re-signed cornerback Carlos Rogers to a four-year deal worth $31.3 million.
Rogers had a his best season in 2011 with 6 interceptions and is a key part of a stingy 49ers defense.
With both Rogers and safety Dashon Goldson coming back, the back part of the 49ers defense will remain in good shape for 2012
The New Orleans Saints are showing interest in Falcons linebacker Curtis Lofton according to Jason La Canfora of NFL Network. Tampa Bay has also been monitoring him. Source: The Redzone Attached Thumbnails
The San Francisco 49ers have agreed to terms with cornerback Carlos Rogers on a four-year extension, Jason La Canfora of the NFL Network reports. According to La Canfora, the extension is worth $31.3 million. Signed to a one-year, $4.25 million contract with the 49ers last August, Rogers earned Pro Bowl honors after recording a career-high six interceptions as a 16-game starter....
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, both the Tennessee Titans and Denver Broncos are interested in free agent defensive end John Abraham.
Of course both the Broncos and Titans are currently wrapped up in trying to sign Peyton Manning. If anything is going to get done with Abraham, it may not happen until Manning makes his decision.
John Carlson missed all of last season with a shoulder injury but now hes healthy and hes also the top tight end in a free-agent class that is thin at the position. Carlson has drawn considerable interest since free agency opened and he will visit the Kansas City Chiefs, according to an NFL source. The Chiefs have been aggressive in their pursuit of Carlson and signs certainly...