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Broncos will continue to be aggressive in free agency

Denver Broncos general manager John Elway has been a big spender in free agency while not re-signing their own free agent, allowing them to walk. There hasn't been a team that has been more aggressive in recent years than the Broncos and Elway says nothing is going to change on that front. "That all comes down to where our budget is, and I think that the bottom line is our...
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Vikings preparing to 'lay in the weeds' for free agency

Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman is preparing for the start of free agency and with questions marks for running back Adrian Peterson and linebacker Chad Greenway, forecasting what the landscape is going to be tough sledding. “There’s a lot of work that we have to get done this week,” Spielman said, via the Star-Tribune. “And then once free agency starts we’ll...
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Steelers choose not to franchise Jason Worilds, return 'unlikely'

According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Steelers chose to pass on tagging linebacker Jason Worilds for a second straight season. Steelers’ general manager Kevin Colbert said the team is willing to let linebacker Jason Worilds test free agency when the new league year starts March 10. The club would like to re-sign Worilds to a long-term contract, but...
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Veteran wideout Brian Hartline to visit with Browns, Dolphins still interested

According to Mary Kay Cabot of Cleveland.com, the Browns will host free agent wide receiver and former Brian Hartline. Hartline was Miami's fourth-round pick in the 2009 NFL Draft, was a salary cap casualty but the Dolphins indicated the club would like to re-sign him. Cabot writes: 'In his six seasons with the Dolphins, Hartline (6-2, 200) caught 298 passes for 4,243 yards...
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DC Ken Norton Jr. on Raiders defense: 'We’re going to outlast you, we’re going to do things better than you'

New Oakland Raiders defensive coordinator Ken Norton Jr. said he will teach the swagger it takes to have a defense similar to the one he left in Seattle as their linebacker coach. Norton said that it starts with creating the correct environment and getting everyone on the same page. “We’ve been there before so I don’t think there’s many situations that are new to us...
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Seahawks sign free agent linebacker Mister Alexander

According to Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times, the Seahawks have signed free agent linebacker Mister Alexander. Alexander played at Florida State and entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent in 2011, while playing in 14 games for Houston Texans in 2011-12. He has also played in the CFL and FXFL and was on the Cowboys roster late last season without seeing action. Condotta...
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Packers pass on placing franchise tag on Randall Cobb, Bryan Bulaga

According to Tom Silverstein of JSOnline, wide receiver Randall Cobb and offensive tackle Bryan Bulaga will hit the free agent market after the team passed on putting the franchise tag on either. The transition tag translates to a one-year, $10.971 million deal with the Packers having the ability to match any offer from other teams, however, no compensation if the player decides...
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New York Jets: 9 unrestricted free agents

NFL unrestricted free agents - 2015 league year and free agency begins March 10 (4 PM ET) An unrestricted free agent (a player who has completed four or more accrued seasons) may sign with any team without any compensation owed to his old team through the first scheduled day of training camp in late July.  At that point, if his old team makes a tender offer by June 1st ...
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers: 6 unrestricted free agents

NFL unrestricted free agents - 2015 league year and free agency begins March 10 ($ PM ET) An unrestricted free agent (a player who has completed four or more accrued seasons) may sign with any team without any compensation owed to his old team through the first scheduled day of training camp in late July.  At that point, if his old team makes a tender offer by June...
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Devin McCourty sounded shocked he didn't receive franchise tag

All signs and simple logic seemed to indicate New England Patriots cornerback Devin McCourty would be on the receiving end of the team's franchise tag this year, but as we're talking about Bill Belichick's Patriots, one has to learn to not see things as they appear. McCourty even warmed himself up to the situation, recently calling the franchise tag "player-friendly." But the Patriots...
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Lance Moore out in Pittsburgh after one year

Wide receiver Lance Moore never quite caught on to the offense in Pitttsburgh as rookie Martavis Bryant surpassed him in the role of No. 3 receiver. The 31-year-old spent eight years as a viable target in New Orleans, but managed only 14 catches for 198 yards in 2014 and never had any sort of chemistry with QB Ben Roethisberger. And he knew it - he was a bust in Pittsburgh...
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Texans' Andre Johnson on the trade block

Looks like its the end of the road for wide receiver Andre Johnson in Houston, as the team has granted him permission to seek a trade, first reported by the Houston Chronicle's John McClain. This news comes after the team told Johnson that he would have a reduced role in 2015, something that obviously didn't sit well for him. He later requested the team trade or release him....
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Baltimore Ravens: 16 unrestricted free agents

NFL unrestricted free agents - 2015 league year amd start of free agency begins March 10 (4 PM ET) An unrestricted free agent (a player who has completed four or more accrued seasons) may sign with any team without any compensation owed to his old team through the first scheduled day of training camp in late July.  At that point, if his old team makes a tender offer by...
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Buffalo Bills: 9 unrestricted free agents

NFL unrestricted free agents An unrestricted free agent (a player who has completed four or more accrued seasons) may sign with any team without any compensation owed to his old team through the first scheduled day of training camp in late July.  At that point, if his old team makes a tender offer by June 1st (110% of last year's salary), his rights will revert back to...
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ESPN NFL analyst Jon Gruden says Bears should 'look at getting a different leader under center'

ESPN NFL analyst Jon Gruden is known for being a quarterback guru and when he says that the Chicago Bears should start thinking about replacing Jay Cutler, the red flags are up. “I think John Fox is going to look at the body of work. They’re going to see that he didn’t get it done really with Lovie Smith or Marc Trestman, and now I’m the next head coach. I think you need...
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Chiefs place non-exclusive tag on Justin Houston, LB 'intends to aggressively pursue an offer sheet from another team'

According to Mike Florio of Profootballtalk.com, the Kansas City Chiefs elected to use the non-exclusive tag on linebacker Justin Houston. Another team can attempt to sign Houston to an offer sheet and if the Chiefs choose not to match, they would collect a pair of first-round picks. Florio writes: 'Per a league source, Houston intends to aggressively pursue an offer sheet...
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Spielman: 'We are able to have communication now with Adrian'

Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman indicated that the cold war between the team and running back Adrian Peterson could be warming up. Spielman said that the team has been talking with Peterson with an “open dialogue” and reiterated that the team wants the rusher back for the 2015 season. “We are able to have communication now with Adrian,” Spielman said...
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Patriots plan to place franchise tag on Stephen Gostkowski, Devin McCourty exposed to free agency

According to Mike Reiss of ESPNBoston.com, the Patriots will tag kicker Stephen Gostkowski over safety Devin McCourty.  Kickers get see a much lower one-year contract offer and the tender is worth $4.5 million. The move will leave McCourty exposed to free agency, however, there is a likely scenario of the team locking him up with a long-term deal after they deal with cornerback...
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Jarrett Bush Arrested for Public Intoxication

According to Rhonda Roberts of WBAY, Packers cornerback Jarrett Bush was arrested early Sunday morning by the Vacaville Police Department and charged with disorderly conduct while under the influence. Roberts writes: 'KTVU in San Francisco reports Bush was picked up in Vacaville, about 60 miles northwest of San Francisco. The news station reports Bush was placed on a detention...
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Lions will not use hefty franchise tag on Suh

The Detroit Lions will let DT Ndamukong Suh hit the free agent market on March 10 after deciding that forking over a whopping $27 million for his services in 2015 was way too much. Tim Twentyman of the Lion's official website announced the news. And no one can really argue with that. The team previously restructured his rookie deal, which caused his cap number last season...
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Vikings looking to trim Chad Greenway's salary

A 32-years-old, Minnesota Vikings suffered both a broken hand and broken ribs in 2014, as well as a knee injury prior to the season finale, and although the team would like to see him back in 2015, his $7 million salary might just be too rich for anyone team's taste at his age. “We have a lot of things that we’ll be working through between now and before March 10 [when...
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McCown: 'I understand people’s perceptions of me'

Many Cleveland Browns fans threw their collective hands up when it was announced that Josh McCown is now the man their counting on to turn the team around in 2015. McCown, released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after just one season, can definitely understand. “I get it,” McCown told Northeast Ohio Media Group. “I understand people’s perceptions of me. I don’t...
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Mike Zimmer expects Sharrif Floyd to prosper in third season

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer talked about defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd, who excelled in the team's defense when healthy enough to play. “Sharrif, I thought he had a good year,” Zimmer said, via the Star-Tribune. “He improved quite a bit. Losing weight at the beginning of the season helped him quite a bit. He changed his diet. And he’s a very conscientious hard...
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Randall Cobb's market could force Packers to move on

According to Pete Dougherty of the Press-Gazette Media, the Packers think that wide receiver Randall Cobb's market could get overpriced and are prepared to move on if the money starts to climb too high. Cobb's price tag may be too rich for the team and they may not want to use the franchise tag on him either. The speedy wide receiver is considered one of the top 'slot' players...
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Raiders set to release former Steelers LB LaMarr Woodley

According to Fallon Smith of Comcast SportsNet, the Oakland Raiders are expected to release former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker LaMarr Woodley. Releasing the veteran pass-rusher would save more than $5 million off their 2015 cap. Woodley, 30, was scheduled to get $3.85 million in base salary and a $1.19 million roster bonus due next week. #Raiders to release LaMarr Woodley...
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