Found April 23, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:

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 type of compensation they might receive.


Asante for a third-round pick?

The Eagles are reportedly desperate to unload Asante Samuel, and it is believed they would take as little as a third-round pick at this point just to get rid of him.

Report: Eagles willing to take less then a 3rd round pick for Samuel

According to Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer, the Eagles have been looking for a third and possibly a fourth round pick for cornerback Asante Samuel. Now they’re willing to accept less than that. The Broncos reportedly offered the Eagles a fifth or sixth round pick for Samuel. The reason nothing has happened yet is because he has agreed to restructure his contract,...

Asante Samuel may find a home in Atlanta.

ATLANTA- The Falcons are no longer satisfied with making due with what they have when it comes to their secondary. It is becoming more than a possibility that could acquire CB Asante Samuel from the Philadelphia Eagles. The Eagles have been trying to move the disgruntled corner for almost a year now and now their asking priced has dropped dramatically. Please click the link below...

Report: Falcons on Verge of Acquiring Four-Time Pro Bowler Asante Samuel

It looks like Asante Samuel is going with a new set of feathers next season. The Falcons are "on the verge" of acquiring the four-time Pro Bowl cornerback in exchange for a late-round draft pick, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Samuel has played the last four seasons in Philadelphia after spending his first five seasons in New England. The 31-year-old has been the...

TRADE ALERT: Asante Samuel signs a 3-year deal with Atlanta

After a lot of off and on discussions, the Atlanta Falcons have indeed traded a late round pick to acquire all pro defensive back, Asante Samuel. This is a major move by the front office, and for what it cost Atlanta... a great move. The deal is for 3 years at 18.5 million. Atlanta talked him down to a little over 6 million a year. TD proves yet again, he is a wizard. Samuel wanted...

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...

Eagles nearing deal to unload CB Samuel

As we noted just the other day, Asante Samuel is about to be traded. But his destination shouldn't surprise anyone.

Atlanta Falcons interested in Philadelphia Eagles CB Asante Samuel?

As the 2012 NFL Draft inches closer, the Philadelphia Eagles continue to entertain offers for CB Asante Samuel. The latest team rumored to be interested in Samuel is the Atlanta Falcons, according to Jay Glazer on Twitter. The Eagles are believed to be willing to part ways with the veteran cornerback for just a sixth-round draft pick, but Samuel’s confiscatory contract is a sticking...

Falcons in Talks to Acquire Eagles CB Asante Samuel

  Hey, the Falcons are finally showing up for free agency.  Jay Glazer and Adam Schefter have reported Atlanta has been talking to the Eagles about their starting corner back Asante Samuel. Soon to be a Falcon? What this means for Atlanta, and Brent Grimes, after the jump. The reports coming out the last week have suggested the Eagles will be getting a 6th round pick,...

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...

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...

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,...
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