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Vikings Bring In OTs Eric Winston & J’Marcus Webb For Tryouts

Field Yates of ESPN is reporting that the Minnesota Vikings tried out veteran offensive tackles Eric Winston and J’Marcus Webb on Tuesday. This comes after the news that starting right tackle Phil Loadholt is out for the season due to a torn pectoral muscle. Winston, 31, signed on with the Seahawks back in late July after finding very little interest as a free agent. However...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
3 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL, union to discuss personal conduct

NEW YORK (AP) NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and players' union chief DeMaurice Smith will meet Tuesday to discuss the league's personal conduct policy. Goodell and NFL officials will be joined by Smith, the NFL Players Association's executive director, and Eric Winston, the union president. At last week's owners meetings, Goodell said a major topic was potential...
Via AP on Fox
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

NFLPA presidents recognize patient approach

NEW YORK (AP) When Roger Goodell and several NFL owners were asked Wednesday how long a revamping of the NFL's personal conduct policy would take, they preached patience. Three men who have led the players' union must have been nodding their heads in agreement. Current NFLPA leader Eric Winston and past presidents Kevin Mawae and Domonique Foxworth say that has always been the union...
Via AP on Fox
October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL To Begin Testing For HGH On Monday

Now we will really find out who’s cheating.  I expect some really big names to eventually star failing their drug test.   The NFL will begin testing for human growth hormone on Monday, according to NFL.com’s Albert Breer. Per source, testing for human growth hormone in the NFL begins on Monday. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) October 4, 2014 The league and the NFL Players...
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October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL To Begin Testing For HGH On Monday

Now we will really find out who’s cheating.  I expect some really big names to eventually star failing their drug test.   The NFL will begin testing for human growth hormone on Monday, according to NFL.com’s Albert Breer. Per source, testing for human growth hormone in the NFL begins on Monday. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) October 4, 2014 The league and the NFL Players...
Via BlackSportsOnline
October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

NFLPA approves new NFL drug policy

The NFL Players Association has approved the league’s drug policy proposal after a vote by player reps Friday afternoon. Sources: The @NFL’s proposed new drug policy that includes HGH testing has passed in a vote of @NFLPA player reps. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 12, 2014 I am told the @NFLPA’s leaders including president Eric Winston spoke in support of the new...
Via Sports-Glory
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL players approve new drug policy

Update: Players vote unanimously to approve the term sheet for the new Drug Policy. — Eric Winston (@ericwinston) September 12, 2014 ——– Rand Getlin of Yahoo Sports reports that the NFLPA has approved the terms of the new drug policy. Ian Rapoport mentions that the deal does in fact include HGH testing. According to Rapoport, not a single player rep voted against the new...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Union reps to revisit NFL's latest drug policy proposal

  Player representatives to the union will again discuss the NFL's latest drug policy proposal, and on the table are changes that could provide for HGH testing. A conference call was scheduled for late afternoon and a vote was possible. The 32 player reps did not vote earlier this week after a similar call. The league and union initially agreed to testing for human growth hormone...
Via AP on Fox
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

NFLPA Elects To Delay Vote On League’s New Drug Policy Proposal

NEW YORK — The 32 player representatives to the union have delayed a vote on the NFL’s proposal for changes to the drug policy that potentially could implement HGH testing. After a conference call of about one hour Tuesday night during which the proposal was discussed, the player reps opted to take no action. The proposal was not delivered to the union until midday. “There...
Via NESN.com
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL player reps delay vote on leagues' new drug policy proposal

  The 32 player representatives to the union have delayed a vote on the NFL's proposal for changes to the drug policy that potentially could implement HGH testing. After a conference call of about one hour Tuesday night during which the proposal was discussed, the player reps opted to take no action. The proposal was not delivered to the union until midday. ''There was...
Via AP on Fox
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Eagles Hosting RT Eric Winston & G Wade Smith For Visits

  ESPN’s Adam Caplan reports that the Philadelphia Eagles are hosting veterans RT Eric Winston and G Wade Smith for visits on Tuesday. Caplan adds that the Eagles are also bringing in some free agent linebackers as well. The Eagles could be without OL Allen Barbre for the rest of the season, so it should come as no surprise to hear that they are meeting with some veteran...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Sources: NFL, union to meet Monday, try to hammer out new drug policy

Representatives from the NFL Players Association will meet with league officials in New York on Monday in an attempt to overcome the final sticking points in negotiations regarding a new drug policy, sources have told FOX Sports. Monday's session will mark the first face-to-face meeting in over a month, said one source who also noted the players requested the sit-down. NFLPA...
Via Fox Sports
September 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers Could Consider Signing Veteran RT Eric Winston

  Rob Demovsky of ESPN mentions that the Packers could be considering signing veteran RT Eric Winston to a contract following the injury to Bryan Bulaga. However, Demovsky points out that there’s nothing concrete as of now regarding the Packers bringing him in. Bulaga is dealing with a sprained MCL and is hoping to test it out next week. Green Bay’s backup option is former...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL players' union says league wants DUI policy change

  The players' union says the NFL has asked for the right to immediately suspend players who are arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. NFL Players Association executives told The Associated Press on Friday that the league's proposal to increase penalties for DUI offenses includes a provision to suspend or discipline a player before the completion...
Via AP on Fox
September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Seahawks will be releasing one draft pick; Find out who else makes the cut

The Seattle Seahawks have already made a few moves, but the Super Bowl Champions will be releasing more before their deadline here shortly. Here is who is released already: QB Terrelle Pryor, FB Kiero Small, OT Eric Winston, WR Arceto Clark, WR Seantavius Jones, CB Phillip Adams, LB Korey Toomer, DE Benson Mayowa, and DT […] The post Seahawks will be releasing one draft pick; Find...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Seahawks Release Veteran RT Eric Winston

  Pro Football Talk reports that the Seahawks have released veteran RT Eric Winston as they work to get their roster down to 53 players. The Seahawks paid Winston a $60,000 signing bonus, but he had a $100,000 roster bonus for Week 1, according to Brian McIntyre. Winston, 30, signed on with the Seahawks back in late July after finding very little interest as a free agent. He accepted...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Why the Seahawks Should Sign Richie Incognito

It’s not a secret that the Seattle Seahawks’ primary weakness is their offensive line. They have issues at right tackle where rookie Justin Britt and veteran Eric Winston are battling for the starting job. Their left tackle, Russell Okung, is coming off a couple injury-plagued seasons. In addition to that, both of Seattle’s guard spots are potential question marks heading...
Via Sportsnaut
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Broncos 21, Seahawks 16: Shaking off the Rust

The first preseason game of the year is never pretty. Last night at Denver was no exception. To paraphrase what Pete Carroll said in his post-game comments, some of these guys have only been with the team for two or three weeks. And some of those guys included de facto starters, such as Eric Winston and Wade Smith, who made up yet another patchwork offensive line in the absence of...
Via Seahawk Addicts
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Saturday sees two major blows to Seahawks offensive line

Today was a bad, bad day for the Seattle Seahawks offensive line. First it was learned that right tackle Michael Bowie would need surgery to repair his injured shoulder and miss four to six months. The team waived him later in the day, according to ESPN 710: #Seahawks have waived/injured RT Michael Bowie. — Danny 710ESPNSeattle (@DDMon710) August 2, 2014 Then the man who he...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Seahawks Sign Eric Winston, Kendall Hunter Hurt

Here’s some more quick hitters covering news from the various NFL training camps that have been going on this week. Seattle Seahawks The Seahawks managed to ink one of the best free agents left on the market as the team signed OT Eric Winston. Winston has been a starter at right tackle in each of his last seven NFL seasons, and he figures to fight for the starting role in Seattle...
Via The Sideline
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Cardinals OT Eric Winston signs with Seahawks

(Photo credit: espn.go.com) Former Arizona Cardinals offensive tackle Eric Winston had remained a free-agent throughout most of the offseason, until Tuesday that is. The defending Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks signed the 30-year-old veteran to a one-year contract. Winston hadn’t garnered much interest in free agency this offseason but that didn’t stop him from working...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Seahawks Sign WR Randall Carroll, Waive CB Chandler Fenner & G Bronson Irwin

  The Seattle Seahawks officially announced that they have signed veteran CB Terrell Thomas and RT Eric Winston on Tuesday. The team also signed WR Randall Carroll to a contract and placed CB Chandler Fenner and G Bronson Irwin on waivers to make room for the new additions. Seattle placed WR Taylor Price on season-ending injured reserve as well. Carroll signed on with...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

OT Eric Winston Announces Deal with the Seahawks

Veteran offensive tackle Eric Winston announced Tuesday morning that he has signed with the Seattle Seahawks. The former third-round pick out of Miami has started 118 games in his eight-year NFL career.  Season finally starts for me today! Looking forward to chasing a ring with the Seahawks!! Time go to work! — Eric Winston (@ericwinston) July 29, 2014 Winston is coming off a...
Via Sportsnaut
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Seahawks Sign RT Eric Winston

  Update:  Eric Winston has already announced the move via his Twitter account. Season finally starts for me today! Looking forward to chasing a ring with the Seahawks!! Time go to work! — Eric Winston (@ericwinston) July 29, 2014 ————- Pro Football Talk is reporting that veteran RT Eric Winston has signed a one-year deal with the Seahawks. Winston, 30, had a hard...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Right tackle still a huge concern for Arizona Cardinals

The Cardinals drafted seven players in the 2014 NFL draft. Not one of them was an offensive lineman. Most people believed that meant that the Cardinals front office and coaching staff felt confident in the crew they were bringing to camp. Now after OTA’s and the team’s mini camp, things don’t look so settled. Coming in to the offseason the majority of those in the know around...
Via cover32 - Cardinals
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss
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