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Chiefs spending 17% of salary cap on quarterbacks in 2015

According to Bill Williamson of ESPN, the Chiefs are third in the NFL spending against the cap on five quarterbacks. The team has five quarterbacks counting against the cap, including starter Alex Smith collecting $15.6 million. Primary backup Chase Daniels has a sweetheart deal with $4.8 million, while Terrelle Pryor follows with $670,000 despite being cut by the Seahawks...
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ESPN Draft analyst Todd McShay has USC DE Leonard Williams falling to Raiders with the fourth overall pick

According to Raiders.com, ESPN Draft analyst Todd McShay has Raiders selecting USC DE Leonard Williams with the fourth overall pick. Williams, 6'5, 302, ran a 4.97 forty-yard dash at the NFL Combine, and is a power player best suited to play in a system that allows the freedom to get after the quarterback. “Williams is an excellent value here as the best all-around defensive...
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Second-year OL Michael Schofield looking to earn starting job

Denver Broncos second-year offensive lineman Michael Schofield is ready to compete for a starting job this season. The Broncos 2014 third-round draft pick, Schofield wrestled with weight issues; however, he's added bulk and looking forward to competing for a starting position. Schofield did not play in single game in 2014. "I am going in there with that mentality. In the...
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Former Falcons RB Jacquizz Rodgers signs with Bears

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, former Falcons running back Jacquizz Rodgers has signed a one-year contract with the Bears. Rodgers met with the team on Tuesday and the club felt strong enough to sign him. He has totaled 1,116 yards rushing, 1,104 yards receiving and 10 total touchdowns during his career. The #Bears announced they signed former #Falcons RB Jacquizz...
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Browns set to host No. 2 ranked DT Danny Shelton for predraft visit

According to Cleveland.com, the Browns are set to host Washington defensive tackle Danny Shelton for a predraft visit. Shelton, 6-2, 339, could be the future in the middle of the Browns' defense, which finished last in the NFL against the run last season. Phil Taylor (coming off knee surgery) and Ishmaa'ily Kitchen at the nose tackle position are both question marks going into...
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Malcolm Jenkins says McCoy trade 'wasn't necessarily surprising'

Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins said that the team’s move to trade running back LeSean McCoy 'wasn't necessarily surprising' to teammates, who understand what coach Chip Kelly is trying to do. "For everybody who is in the locker room and really knows Chip and what he's looking for, it wasn't necessarily surprising," Jenkins said, via NFL.com. "You look at the style...
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Could Steelers be pushing Troy Polamalu towards retirement?

The Pittsburgh Steelers may not want to cut safety Troy Polamalu out of respect; however, the team could actually force the safety towards retirement by not releasing him. If Polamalu isn't in the team's plans, releasing him far into the offseason limits his chances of landing somewhere as other team's salary caps start to dry up. It's the reason for the mad dash for cash at the...
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Raiders release DL Antonio Smith, reunion with Texans likely

According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Raiders have released veteran defensive lineman Antonio Smith after only one season with the team. Smith's potential reunion with the Texans appears to be mutual for the defensive end, who spent 2009-13 in Houston. He would be a situational pass rusher for defensive coordinator Romeo Crennel's defense. Smith, 33, started all 16 games...
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Raiders release veteran DL Antonio Smith

According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Raiders have released veteran defensive lineman Antonio Smith after only one season with the team. Smith, 33, started all 16 games for the Raiders in 2014; however, he recorded only 20 tackles and three sacks. He was scheduled to have a $4 million cap hit, and the team will carry no dead money after terminating his contract. Raiders...
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Seahawks hope to re-sign LB Bobby Wagner

The Seattle Seahawks have made a living off cheap talent; however, slowly the team has been ponying up the cash to re-sign their key players and middle linebacker Bobby Wagner is at the front of the line. According to Ian McCue of CBS Sports, Wagner has been a huge value for the team in the first three years of his NFL career, but now comes the time the club has to pay the piper...
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Mike Zimmer says entire organization is impressed with Teddy Bridgewater

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said second-year quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has impressed the entire organization after playing well with a 'makeshift' crew in 2014. The coach added he's excited to get Bridgewater indoors, and once the new stadium is complete, he will not have to deal with the rough Minnesota winters. "For him, at the end of the year, to come in and...
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ESPN's NFL Draft analyst Todd McShay says Packers will select CB in first round

The Green Bay Packers have had a very solid offseason in re-signing wide receiver Randall Cobb and right tackle Bryan Bulaga, but took a big hit in the defensive secondary losing Tramon Williams (Cleveland) and Davon House (Jacksonville). ESPN's NFL Draft analyst Todd McShay believes the team will focus on getting a top rated cornerback in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft...
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Cowboys fight off Patriots to resign LB Rolando McClain with $3 million, one-year deal

According to Ed Werder of ESPN, the Dallas Cowboys have re-signed linebacker Rolando McClain to a $3 million, one-year deal. The deal includes a base value of $3 million, with another $1 million in playing time escalators. The Cowboys signed McClain in 2014 after Sean Lee tore his ACL in OTAs, and he played at a very high level. The Patriots had interest and had an offer on the...
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Green Bay Packers down to four unsigned free agents

With defensive tackles Letroy Guion and B.J. Raji re-signed, the Green bay Packers have four remaining unsigned free agents. CB Jarrett Bush QB Matt Flynn FB John Kuhn LB Jamari Lattimore Of that four, two are likely to be re-signed - Bush and Kuhn. Per Kuhn's agent, Kevin Gold, the Packers have been in contact with him, and he anticipates a deal to get done soon, per ESPN.
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Eli Manning ready to step it up in OC Ben McAdoo's system

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning says now that he's had a year under offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo's system, he's ready to take the offense "to another level." “This year will be a much easier transition, knowing that we have been through so much of it already,” Manning said, via the New York Daily News. “It’s definitely a different starting point. I feel good...
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Bills aim to take care of Marcell Dareus 'once the dust settles post-draft'

Buffalo Bills GM Doug Whaley says getting defensive tackle Marcell Dareus signed to a long-term deal. The team recently exercised a $8.06 million fifth-year option on Dareus' rookie deal. "He will be priority No. 1 once the dust settles post-draft," Whaley said, via Vic Carucci of the Buffalo News, "maybe even before then, just to get the ball rolling." NFL.com's Chris Wesseling...
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Matt Schaub lands in Baltimore, one-year deal

Recently released QB Matt Schaub has found a new home... at least for one year. The Baltimore Ravens announced Tuesday that they have agreed on a one-year deal with the former Raiders, Texans and Falcons QB, who's now officially obtained journeyman status. Per the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, the deal is worth $3 million. Schaub joins Keith Wenning and Bryn Renner as backups...
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Bill O'Brien has a lot of confidence in WR Hopkins

After watching receiver DeAndre Hopkins last season, Houston Texans head coach Bill O'Brien thinks really big things are in store for the 3rd year former Clemson Tiger. "He had a really productive year," O'Brien said, per ESPN. "The thing that we really like about Hop and that we want him to continue to do is his work ethic. He’s a hungry player. He works every single day....
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Bowe: Browns will get the 2010 version: 'Just sit back and watch'

Newlt acquired wide receiver Dwayne Bowe is vowing to return to his old self - meaning the player he was in 2010. Not the player he became in 2014 that got him unceremoniously released from the Kansas City Chiefs. "I have a chance to revitalize myself," The 30-year-old told ESPN.com in a telephone interview Tuesday. "Just sit back and watch." GM Ray Farmer and Bowe recently...
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Giants will not rush Victor Cruz back

The New York GIants understandably will take their time with the return of receiver Victor Cruz, who tore his patellar tendon lasy season. Cruz will reportedlyt be ready for training camp, but the team will be very cautious. "I shouldn't say this, because medically I really don't have a definite answer, but by training camp hopefully, even if it's just to bring him," head coach...
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Romo: DeMarco ended up asking me, 'Why don't you take a pay cut?'

The Dallas Cowboys may have balked at paying and keeping running back DeMarco Murray, but Murray himself really didn't want to go anywhere. Just ask Tony Romo. "DeMarco ended up asking me, 'Why don't you take a pay cut?' I said, 'I will. I would take a pay cut to go do this,'" Romo said on 105.3 The Fan in Dallas Tuesday, per the Dallas Morning News. "I was like, 'They're going...
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2015 49ers offseason transactions list

Free-agent signings and transactions during the 2015 offseason for the San Francisco. Transactions list provided by 49ers.com: 03/27/2015 - The 49ers have waived CB Cameron Fuller. 03/26/2015 - The49ers today have waived T Jonathan Martin. 03/18/2015 - The 49ers have signed RB Reggie Bush to a one-year deal. 03/17/2015 - The 49ers have signed G/T Erik Pears to a two-year...
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2015 Chiefs offseason transactions list

Free-agent signings and transactions during the 2015 offseason for the Kansas City Chiefs. Transactions list provided by KCChiefs.com: 03/16/2015 - Ron Parker (DB) signed 03/13/2015 - Jason Avant (WR) signed; Richard Gordon (TE) signed; Kelcie McCray (S) signed 03/13/2015 - Ben Grubbs (OL) signed 03/12/2015 - Paul Fanaika (OL) signed 03/12/2015 - Dwayne Bowe (WR) released...
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2015 Eagles offseason transactions list

Free-agent signings and transactions during the 2015 offseason for the Philadelphia Eagles. Transactions list provided by PhiladelphiaEagles.com: 03/30/2015 - Signed LB DeMeco Ryans to a one-year extension through the 2016 season 03/12/2015 - Agreed to terms with RB DeMarco Murray on a five-year contract 03/12/2015 - Signed RB Ryan Mathews to a three-year contract 03/11/2015 ...
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RB Jacquizz Rodgers to meet with Bears

According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, free agents running back Jacquizz Rodgers is visiting with the Bears. Rodgers spent four years with the Falcons after Atlanta drafted him in the fifth round of the 2011 draft. Free agent RB Jacquizz Rodgers, mostly recently of the #Falcons, is visiting the Chicago #Bears, source said — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 31, 2015
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