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Chiefs expect TE Travis Kelce to become an 'important piece' in passing game

According to Larry Hartstein of CBS Sports, the Kansas City Chiefs expect second year TE Travis Kelce to become the top pass catching option at the position in 2014. His rookie season was essentially a "redshirt" season due to microfracture surgery on his knee. However, he's shown the ability to be a 'move tight end' and stretch the field down the hashmarks. The team is looking...
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Safety Jeron Johnson restructures deal, set to make $2 million on one-year deal

According to John Clayton of ESPN.com, the Seattle Seahawks and safety Jeron Johnson have  re-worked his deal that will pay a maximum value of $2 million.
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Patriots choose 'quality over quantity' approach in free agency

According to Mike Reiss of ESPN, the New England Patriots' work in free agency has been a departure from years past when the team would stockpile players at low to mid tier prices. In 2014, the Patriots strategy of signing veteran free agents has been 'quality over quantity' approach. Aaron Hernandez's $7.5 million of dead money on their salary cap put a huge dent in the ability...
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WR Andre Roberts ready to put 2013 season behind him

Washington Redskins WR Andre Roberts is looking to put 2013 behind him and his frustration of being lost in the Arizona Cardinals offense. Arizona’s second receiver in 2012; Roberts dropped to number three in 2013 as his production dropped in Bruce Arians new scheme.
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Joe Greene: It's up to the coaches now to make the right decisions about the players

The success the Pittsburgh Steelers franchise since 1972 has been the relationship between the front office and the players. According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, who spoke to former Steelers great Joe Green and pointed out that there have been some pitfalls, but the overall success of the organization has been based on "treating players right." As the team...
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Free agent QB Josh Freeman scheduled to workout for Giants

According to Jamey Eisenberg of CBS Sports, the New York Giants will bring in free agent quarterback Josh Freeman for a work out. The former Tampa Bay starter, Freeman is making the round but still feels he's a quality starter, however, there aren't many starting jobs available. Eisenberg writes: 'Freeman, who finished last season with the Vikings after being cut by the Buccaneers...
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Dennis Allen on QB Johnny Manziel: 'Johnny has swagger'

Oakland Raiders coach Dennis Allen came away impressed with Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel after meeting him earlier this week, saying the signal caller has a lot of the qualities the team is looking for. “Absolutely, Johnny has swagger,” Allen said, via Vic Tafur of SFGate. “Here is the thing about Johnny Manziel. This guy has been a winner, and he’s won everywhere...
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GM Rick Spielman hit all points on 'to do' list from start of offseason

Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman ultimately knows that he'll be judged by who will be under center for the team for the future. However, he has a multitude of tasks including hiring a new head coach and restocking a diminished defense. He re-signed B Matt Cassel, added personnel to match the new scheme, and now he needs to find that franchise quarterback.
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Despite 2013 performance, backup QB Matt Flynn remains unsigned and future in Green Bay uncertain

Matt Flynn returned to the Green Bay Packers last November when their quarterback position was in dire straits with an injured Aaron Rodgers and in need of a leader. The Packers hadn't paid much attention and it was only luck that the Oakland Raiders decided to release Flynn that general manager Ted Thompson got a reprieve for his negligence. Flynn took control and steadied the...
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Seahawks WR Lockette named in Kaepernick investigation

San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick, WR Quinton Patton and Seattle Seahawks WR Ricardo Lockette are all named as persons involved in an incident with a woman, according to a police report filed April 4, 2014, the Miami Police Department confirmed Thursday, via Gregg Rosenthal fo NFL.com. "As of right now, we have an investigation," public information officer Kenia Reyes, adding...
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Kaepernick, Patton, Lockette named in police investgation

San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick, WR Quinton Patton and Seattle Seahawks WR Ricardo Lockette are all named as persons involved in an incident involving a woman, according to a police report filed April 4, 2014, the Miami Police Department confirmed Thursday, via Gregg Rosenthal fo NFL.com. "As of right now, we have an investigation," public information officer Kenia Reyes...
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Panthers ink veteran safety DeCoud

The Carolina Panthers and safety Thomas DeCoud have reach a two-year deal, reports the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. The contract is worth up to $3.75 million with a $500,000 signing bonus. DeCoud, 29, played his entire six-year career with the Atlanta Falcons before being released last month. He'll join fellow veterans Roman Harper and Charles Godfrey at the position. Harper...
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Eli Manning's ankle surgery 'successful'

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning underwent a successful arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle on Thursday, the team announced via Twitter. Manning suffered the ankle injury during week 17's matchup with the Washington Redskins. "I went through the recovery and rehab after suffering the sprain," Manning said in a team-released statement before the procedure. "I was still...
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Mike Pouncey wants a new long-term deal

Miami Dolphins center Mike Pouncey is entering the final year of his contract, although the team can pick up an option to keep him for 2015. The Dolphins intend to do that, according to Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald. Pouncey would rather not go that route, as he's reportedly now seeking a new contract before that happens. This comes amid the Alex Mack offer sheet showdown...
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Raiders still have plenty of cash to spend with $12.5 million left on salary cap, team could add 'two or even three' veteran free agents

According to Doug Williams of NBC Bay Area, the Oakland Raiders and general manager Reggie McKenzie have spent a ton of money in free agency, but they still have a considerable amount left. The team entered free agency with close to $70 million and they went to work acquiring veterans at mid tier prices to restock the roster.
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Steelers host pre-draft visits for three prospects including Ohio State LB Ryan Shazier

According to Scott Brown of ESPN, the Pittsburgh Steelers will host three players for pre-draft visits on Thursday. The team will meet with Ohio State’s Ryan Shazier, UCLA’s Jordan Zumwalt, and Washington State safety Deone Bucannon. All three will have workouts as well as interviews.
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San Francisco QB Colin Kaepernick being investigated for possible sexual assault

According to TMZ Sports, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is reportedly being investigated for a possible sexual assault. Reports are surfacing that Miami police are investigating a possible incident at the Viceroy Hotel in Miami this month. No details have been provided about the allegations against Kaepernick. Neither the quarterback's agent or the 49ers had...
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49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick being investigated for possible sexual assault

According to TMZ Sports, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is reportedly being investigated for a possible sexual assault. Reports are surfacing that Miami police are investigating a possible incident at the Viceroy Hotel in Miami this month. No details have been provided about the allegations  against Kaepernick. Neither the quarterback's agent or the 49ers...
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Bears sign former Patriots TE Matthew Mulligan

According to Larry HartStein of CBS Sports, the Chicago Bears signed former Patriots TE Matthew Mulligan to a one-year deal. Mulligan spent 2013 as a blocking tight end for the New England Patriots. He has 16 catches through 65 career games. He'll join Martellus Bennett and be the blocking tight end in the offense and also play special teams for the team.
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Mike Zimmer says RB Adrian Peterson must prove he's a leader

Minnesota head coach Mike Zimmer said that he wasn't ready to anoint RB Adrian Peterson a leader until he sees it for himself. Zimmer was asked the question on whether he will look for Peterson to be a team leader and he didn't candy coat the response.
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Giants expect CB Prince Amukamara to become an elite cornerback

New York Giants CB Prince Amukamara was the Giants' top corner in 2103 with Corey Webster missing the majority of the year. Amukamara is emerging as a top NFL corner, however, hitting his ceiling depends on how much work he puts in the offseason. He's well-rounded playmaker, who excels at making good decisions and aggressive enough that he's a threat to blitz and stop the run...
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Redskins sign safety Akeem Davis

According to Josh Alper of Profootballtalk.com, the Washington Redskins have signed free agent safety Akeem Davis. Davis signed with the Seahawks after going undrafted out of Memphis in 2013, but was released during final cut downs. He joins Brandon Meriweather, Ryan Clark, Phillip Thomas, and Bacarri Rambo in the safety corps.
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Dolphins looking for QB Ryan Tannehill to make a 'big jump' in third year

Miami Dolphins third-year quarterback Ryan Tannehill is facing a make or break season and he knows it, and a 15-17 record as a starter has the pressure building. Tannehill was drafted No. 8 overall in the 2012 NFL Draft, but despite showing glimpses of potential, he hasn't been able to post a winning season since coming into the NFL.
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OL coach Harold Goodwin was 'shocked' team had chance to sign LT Jared Veldheer

According to Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic, Cardinals offensive coordinator Harold Goodwin said the team was 'shocked' in having an opportunity to acquire LT Jared Veldheer. Goodwin said he couldn't believe that the Raiders didn't even retain a talent of his caliber.
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DB coach Kris Richard says secondary has plenty of room for improvement after losses in free agency

Seattle Seahawks defensive backs coach Kris Richards believes the 'Legion of Boom' can improve on their 2013 performance. As with every new year, there will be changes in the secondary due to the losses of CB's Brandon Browner and Walter Thurmond in free agency. Richards expects CB Byron Maxwell and Jeremy Lane to take over the number two cornerback and the slot.
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