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Alshon Jeffery denies reaching out to Adam Schefter for advice

You may recall this week that a fascinating profile came out at Sports Illustrated detailing the behind the scenes work of ESPN NFL insider Adam Schefter. Nobody in sports media breaks as much news or has as much access as Schefty. And according to Sports Illustrated, that access doesn’t just include the mysterious “league sources” or front office types, but players too.SI...
Via Awful Announcing
March 24, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Alshon Jeffery sought advice from Adam Schefter before signing with the Eagles

Alshon Jeffery entered NFL free agency as one of the top available players. But on the first day of the period, he was just like a fan — turning to Adam Schefter.Tim Rohan of MMQB was with Schefter throughout the day. At 11:09 am, Schefter got a call from Jeffery.“In the middle of Schefter’s flurry of calls, Alshon Jeffery (49 Markman points) rings him, wanting to know how...
Via Sportsnaut
March 23, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Bears replace Alshon Jeffery with Markus Wheaton

The Chicago Bears have added a potential replacement for the departed Alshon Jeffery in free agency. According to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport, Chicago has agreed to terms with former Pittsburgh Steelers starting receiver Markus Wheaton. This comes on the heels of the Bears losing Jeffery to the Philadelphia Eagles on a one-year contract earlier on Thursday (more on that here).In no...
Via Sportsnaut
March 09, 2017  |  Discuss

Alshon Jeffery signs one-year deal with Eagles

The Philadelphia Eagles are giving Carson Wentz some major weapons next season.The Eagles on Thursday signed Alshon Jeffery to a one-year deal worth $14 million. They also added Torrey Smith on a 3-year deal.Jeffery was considered one of the top wide receivers on the free agent market. The Colts, Bears and Vikings were interested in Jeffery, but he ultimately is going to Philly,...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 09, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Vikings enter mix for Alshon Jeffery

There were already several teams interested in free agent wide receiver Alshon Jeffery before the official start of free agency on Thursday, and it appears one more has joined the fold.Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Minnesota Vikings are exploring the possibility of signing Jeffery. Jeffery has had discussions with the Chicago Bears about staying put, but the Philadelphia...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 09, 2017  |  Discuss

Bears, Alshon Jeffery reportedly open to reunion

Alshon Jeffery may be a free agent, but that doesn’t necessarily mean he won’t return to Chicago.NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport said on Saturday that Jeffery’s agent and the Bears had a positive meeting and are both more than open to a reunion. Jeffery has been limited the past two seasons by injuries and a suspension but is viewed as one of the top wide receivers in the free agent...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Eagles, 49ers, Titans among teams interested in Alshon Jeffery

The Chicago Bears decided not to place the franchise tag on Alshon Jeffery for a second straight season, and there is a strong possibility the star wide receiver will leave in free agency. So who are his most likely suitors?According to ESPN’s Josina Anderson, the Philadelphia Eagles, San Francisco 49ers and Tennessee Titans are all interested in Jeffery. As Anderson mentioned...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 02, 2017  |  Discuss

Eagles expected to chase Alshon Jeffery in free agency

Despite Carson Wentz throwing for more than 3,700 yards last season, the Philadelphia Eagles’ leading receiver was a tight end.The Eagles hope to change that by possibly signing the best free-agent wide receiver on the market. CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora reports that Philadelphia is expected to “be in on” Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery.The former Pro Bowl selection...
Via The Sports Daily
February 10, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Bears not expected to trade Alshon Jeffery

Despite trade rumors surrounding Alshon Jeffery, the Chicago Bears are not expected to move the star wide receiver at the deadline, sources tell Bleacher Report’s Matt Miller. Jeffery is not expected to be traded for two reasons. One, his contract status complicates a potential trade, according to a report by Pro Football Talk. The Bears used the franchise tag on Jeffery last...
Via The Sports Daily
October 31, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: ‘Not a lot of confidence’ on long-term deal for Jeffery

Chicago Bears receiver Alshon Jeffery might be looking at playing the 2016 season under the franchise tag. According to Mike Garafolo of NFL Network, the Bears and Jeffery remain far apart on negotiating a long-term deal ahead of the July 15 deadline for franchise-tagged players to sign new deals. “There’s not a lot of confidence,” Garafolo said. “I sense that both sides...
Via The Sports Daily
July 08, 2016  |  Discuss

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