Posted April 23, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Adam Schefter
The veteran left tackle, who had offseason back surgery, will be released today, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Vikings GM: Trade talk heating up for 3rd pick

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman has indicated that trade talks for the 3rd overall pick are ”heating up….There is enough that there is a potential for a trade.” It sure sounds like Spielman is attempting to create a smoke screen for the 3rd pick, in order to try to pressure teams into making a trade with them.  We know...

Browns likely won’t know about potential punishment of two players before draft

According to a tweet by Adam Schefter, the Saints and any team that has players involved in the New Orleans bounty program, might not know what discipline is to be handed down until after the draft. Text of the tweet- “An announcement on player discipline in Saints bounty scandal is “unlikely” for today. Again. have to wonder now if next week more likely” The Browns have...

Report: Packers to release Chad Clifton

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- According to a report by Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Packers are releasing veteran offensive tackle Chad Clifton today. Clifton had back surgery this offseason but had already reported for offseason workouts. However, according to Schefter, Clifton failed a physical. Since being drafted by Green Bay in the second round in 2000, Clifton has played his entire 12...

Report: Eagles not asking much for Asante Samuel

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter per Evan Silva, the Philadelphia Eagles asking price for cornerback Asante Samuel is ”not very much at this point.” They really want to unload him in time for this week’s draft. At one time the Eagles were looking for a third round pick, but it’s clear that right now they just want to get rid of him and don’t seem to care about what...

Jets inform Tebow he’ll be playing on special teams

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the New York Jets have told back up quarterback Tim Tebow that they will be using him on special teams as a punt protector.  Sounds like a joke to me, but it’s unfortunately true. I guess the Jets were once again starving for attention, so they decided to make it known that Tebow will be playing on special teams.  If this isn’t a sign that...

Packers to release Chad Clifton

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Green Bay Packers are releasing offensive tackle Chad Clifton today after he failed a physical.  He underwent back surgery in the offseason and is clearly not in shape to play right now.  Clifton is not sure if he will continue to play. Clifton will turn 36 in June and has played his entire 12-year career with the Packers.  After winning...

Report: Mike Wallace won’t sign tender “until he has to”

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace is ready to sit out OTA’s and part of training camp.  He reportedly told someone within the organization that he doesn’t plan on signing his restricted free agent tender ”until he has to.” Wallace desires a long-term contract that will pay him like one of the NFL’s premiere receivers,...

Report: Falcons close to acquiring Asante Samuel

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Atlanta Falcons are close to acquiring Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Asante Samuel for a late-round pick. The Falcons and Eagles had agreed on the terms of a trade yesterday, but they were having a problem with agreeing with Samuel on a pay cut that would be beneficial to both sides.  Samuel wanted to keep most of the $10 million he’s...

Philadelphia Eagles trade Asante Samuel to the Falcons

Asante Samuel has been dealt by the Philadelphia Eagles to the Altanta Falcons, according to Albert Breer of Complete terms of the deal for Asante Samuel are not yet known, but it is reported that Samuel has agreed to a three-year, $18.5 mil deal with the Falcons as part of the trade.
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