Found January 08, 2013 on NFL Trade Rumors:
ESPN’s Adam Schefter writes that the Baltimore Ravens are currently sitting $5 million over next season’s salary cap, which means that they’ll need to shed some salary before the start of the next league year. Schefter adds that Ray Lewis retiring will eliminate $3.8 million from their cap, but what is really going to complicate things further is the fact that their QB Joe Flacco is set to become an unrestricted free agent. Talks between the two sides haven’t been all that productive, so there stands at least a reasonable chance that they may have to use their franchise tag to prevent him from signing elsewhere. If so, that will cost them a projected $14.6 million. This puts them in an even worse situation. Here’s where Anquan Boldin comes into the mix. Schefter mentions that the Ravens could save an additional $9 million if they were to release Boldin and fellow WR Jacoby Jones. That would still leave them over $8 million over the cap, assuming that Flacco is franchised. To make ma...

Anquan Boldin Stands Out vs. Colts

Ravens wideout Anquan Boldin was spectacular Sunday against Indianapolis. He caught five passes for 145 yards and a touchdown.Fantasy Spin:Boldin's 18-yard touchdown grab was a thing of beauty. The defender had his hands all over Boldin but somehow he still made the catch. Boldin missed last week's game against Cincinnati because of a shoulder injury.

Ravens 24, Colts 9

Anquan Boldin set a franchise record with 145 yards on five receptions, including the clinching touchdown, as Baltimore beat Indianapolis 24-9 in Sunday's AFC wild-card game. The previously struggling Ravens defense was staunch, inspired no doubt by star linebacker Ray Lewis appearing in his final home game before retiring. Baltimore never let Colts standout rookie quarterback...

Brian Kelly Interviewed By The Philadelphia Eagles

So, it's being reported by just about every NFL outlet that Brian Kelly talked with the Philadelphia Eagles after the BCS Championship game.  And @jayglazerhas reported Eagles' interest in ND HC Brian Kelly as well. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 10, 2013 I'm not sure what to make of all this just yet. Is Kelly using Philly as leverage on a...

Bills Targeting Saints OC Pete Carmichael To Run Their Offense?

Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk writes that the Buffalo Bills and new head coach Doug Marrone could be targeting Saints OC Pete Carmichael to take over as their offensive coordinator next season. ESPN’s Adam Schefter previously reported that Carmichael and Saints offensive line coach Aaron Kromer will both become free agents following the season. Florio adds that his sources...

Bruce Arians reportedly scheduled to interview with the Bears, Chargers

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Colts offensive coordinator  Bruce Arians is scheduled to interview with the Bears on Sunday and the Chargers on Monday. I believe in the end, the odds are that Arians will become the Chargers’ next head coach.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName...

NFL News: Jacksonville Jaguars fire Mike Mularkey

Another NFL head coach has been fired, 11 days after Black Monday. ESPN’s Adam Schefter is reporting this morning that the Jacksonville Jaguars have fired head coach Mike Mularkey. The Jaguars will hold a press conference at 4 p.m. EST this afternoon in order to make the announcement official. The official statement from newly hired general manager David Caldwell, via Schefter...

Jaguars Rumors: Mike Mularkey Likely Gone

The Jacksonville Jaguars have found their new general manager in the form of Dave Caldwell, and he’s unlikely to retain lame-duck head Mike Mularkey, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. New Jacksonville Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell is unlikely to keep coach Mike Mularkey, according to sources inside and outside the organization, although no final decisions have been...

Report: RG3 will undergo surgery to repair torn LCL, doctors will assess ACL as well

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will undergo surgery on his torn LCL.  During the surgery, the doctors will also determine if any damage has been done to his ACL. Despite all the tests Griffin underwent, the doctors still likely can’t tell what kind of damage his ACL suffered as well.  This is why they’ll further evaluate...

Flacco hits Boldin, Ravens up 24-9

The Ravens’ offense isn’t messing around in the second half. Joe Flacco threw a pass 18 yards to Anquan Boldin for a 24-9 lead on the Colts. Boldin has five catches for 145 yards and one touchdown on the afternoon. Rookie running back Bernard Pierce has 86 yards, which is more than Ray Rice’s 64. Rice has two lost fumbles. There is less than 10 minutes to go in the game.

Don't call Ray Rice a fumbler

Until Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice had gone 21 straight games without losing a fumble. So when reporters asked about his two fumbles in last week's game, he was a little upset. “I didn’t fumble all year. Click Link to Read Story!

Report: Chip Kelly staying at Oregon

Bad news, Browns and Eagles fans. It seems that Chip Kelly will be keeping his talents in Eugene after all. 

Rick Dennison on the Bears Radar

According to Adam Schefter,   Bears asked for and received permission to interview Texans OC Rick Dennison for HC job. Dennison worked with Cutler and Marshall in Denver. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 6, 2013   If Dennison goes to Bears, he’ll follow Troy Calhoun (Air Force), Mike Sherman (Texas A&M) and Kyle Shanahan (Redskins) as OCs leaving. — John McClain...

NFL News: Chip Kelly is staying at Oregon

The news that was expected for the last few hours appears to be here. Adam Schefter of ESPN is reporting that Chip Kelly will indeed return to Oregon. Chip Kelly considered Eagles but ultimately decided it was better to stay at Oregon. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 7, 2013 Schefter doesn’t even mention the Browns in his tweet. So the Browns can now officially move...
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