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49ers could look to Seahawks CBs in free agency

According to Matt Maiocca of CSN Bay Area, the San Francisco 49ers will be looking for cornerbacks this offseason and their rival the Seattle Seahawks seems to be overflowing with them. In what could be another installation of spy vs. spy, the 49ers could look to sign one of the Seahawks free agents.
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March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Dennis Allen: There's no question that this is the year we have to make something happen

Oakland Raiders coach Dennis Allen understands he has the spotlight shining on him in 2014. Allen has gone 4-12 in his first two years with the team, but while general manger Reggie McKenzie cleaned up the salary cap, Allen has been trying to set the tone on the field. The Raiders have the most cap space in the NFL and the ability to shape their team exactly how they would like...
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CB Aqib Talib looking for 'top of the market' contract

According to Chris Wessling of NFL.com, New England Patriots soon to be free agent CB Aqib Talib wants to be paid as a "top-of-the-market" corner in free agency.
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CB Brandon Browner reinstated by NFL

According to Terry Blount of ESPN, Seattle Seahawks soon to be free agent CB Brandon Browner tweeted on Tuesday that he has been reinstated by the NFL after violating the league's substance-abuse policy.
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WR James Jones believes 'there is a chance' he'll return to Packers

Green Bay Packers soon to be free agent WR James Jones says despite the comments from his agent Frank Bauer stating general manager Ted Thompson didn't want his client, the receiver thinks the team still might have plans for him.
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Steelers aim to keep Polamalu in Pittsburgh

After much speculation that the Pittsburgh Steelers and safety Troy Polamula would soon part ways, the Rooney family is simply too loyal to the veteran to let him go. Leagues sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter that the Steelers will create the needed cap space to rework a deal. If a deal can't be agreed on, Polamalu may have to consider a pay cut to lower his $10.88 million salary...
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Bears' Devin Hester likely moving on

Chicago Bears return specialist Devin Hester looks to be headed to free agency, reports the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. According to a source that has spoken with Hester, the Bears haven't reached out to him with any interest in re-signing him. Hester played all of his seven seasons in the NFL with Chicago after being drafted as a cornerback in the second round in 2006. the...
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Cowboys draw a line in the sand with DeMarcus Ware

Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Ware has been offered a choice. Either restructure your contract or we'll have to part ways, PFT's Mike Florio reports. Per his source, the Cowboys have expressed their interest in keeping him, but they'll have to work something out on his current salary of $12.25 million and cap number of $16 million. Florio, as owner Jerry Jones indicated...
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Agent: Jared Allen aims to get "a clean shot at free agency" next week

Looks like Minnesota will soon be saying goodbye to longtime fan favorite defensive end, according to his agent Ken Harris. NFL.com's Chris Wesseling reports that Allen is determined to get "a clean shot at free agency" next week, Harris said. "He was a RFA (restricted free agent) tender, the high one, then he was tagged then traded," he told the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport on...
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Eagles part ways with WR Jason Avant

Wide receiver Jason Avant, as some expected, became the odd man out in Philly as the team previously came to terms with both their priorities at the position, Jeremy Maclin and Riley Cooper. The Eagles announced the move Tuesday, NFL.com's Chris Wesseling reports. Avant was on the books to count $3.5 million against the salary cap, and was due a $1 roster bonus if he was still...
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Eagles part waysd with WR Jason Avant

Wide receiver Jason Avant, as some expected, became the odd man out in Philly as the team previously came to terms with both their priorities at the position, Jeremy Maclin and Riley Cooper. The Eagles announced the move Tuesday, NFL.com's Chris Wesseling reports. Avant was on the books to count $3.5 million against the salary cap, and was due a $1 roster bonus if he was still...
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Cowboys restructure QB Tony Romo's contract, move creates $10 million in cap space

The Dallas Cowboys had the worst salary cap situation in the NFL and needed to find a way to get under by March 11th. According to Todd Archer of ESPN, the team went to QB Tony Romo for some cap relief, restructuring his contract and getting the Cowboys within $1 million to balance their salary cap. Romo signed a six-year extension in 2013 worth $108 million with $55 million...
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March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Chiefs enter free agency with $9 million in salary cap space

According to Adam Teicher of ESPN, the Kansas City Chiefs go into the new league year with $9 million of cap room as of Monday. The NFL's salary cap has been set at $133 million and the team has $122,249,251 in salary-cap commitments.
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Giants top priority is fixing offensive line via free agency and draft

The New York Giants offensive line in 2013 couldn't protect QB Eli Manning and general manager Jerry Reese wants to make sure his franchise signal caller isn't exposed to a second straight season of getting pummeled. The status of the line is uncertain at best, only 2013 first-round pick Justin Pugh is slotted for a starting spot in 2014.
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Jason Worilds signs transition tag, Steelers keep LB in fold

According to Jason LaCanfora of CBSSports.com, Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jason Worilds has already signed his transition tag offer of $9.754 million. Signing the transition designation locks Worilds into the Steelers fold, and prevents the linebacker from shopping for a better deal once free agency started.
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Russell Wilson says he's turning his attention back to football

Seattle Seahawks fans can breathe a sigh of relief as their star quarterback Russell Wilson isn't going off the deep edge basking in the Super Bowl glow. After attending the Texas Rangers spring training camp and some speculation that he wasn't focused this offseason, Wilson declared his trip over.
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Raiders finally ready to be players in free agency

The Oakland Raiders have a lot of holes on the roster including finding a quarterback, however, due to the work general manager Reggie McKenzie has done in balancing the fiscal aspect of the team, they are finally out of salary cap jail. McKenzie, who window shopped in 2013, now has the ability to re-sign their own free agents or bring anyone to Oakland with a fat wallet. The...
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Eagles re-sign DE Cedric Thornton, release WR Jason Avant

According to Larry Hartstein of CBS Sports, the Philadelphia Eagles made two moves re-signing DE Cedric Thornton and releasing veteran WR Jason Avant.
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Broncos looking to restructure QB Peyton Manning's contract

According to Larry Hartstein of CBS Sports, the Denver Broncos could look to restructure quarterback Peyton Manning's contract after he passed his physical on Monday. Manning has been officially cleared for the 2014 season and the team could approach him about redoing his contract to be more cap friendly.
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No progress with contract negotiations between Packers, CB Sam Shields and NT B.J. Raji

According to Larry Hartstein of CBS Sports, the Green Bay Packers haven't made any strides with soon to be free agents CB Sam Shields and B.J. Raji. Both are expected to test the market when the new league year starts on March 11th.
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Harbaugh on leaving the 49ers: Zero opportunity or chance of that in my mind

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh fired back at reports of front office turmoil and his desire for more control of the team. Harbaugh's name was involved in trade talks with the Cleveland Browns that started the ball in motion for speculation there was some tension within the team's organization. The reports said he wanted more money and power and the coach would leave the...
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Raiders decline to use franchise or transition tags, top free agents LB Justin Houston and LT Jared Veldheer to test market

According to Jerry McDonald of the Mercury News, the Oakland Raiders declined to use the franchise or transition tags on any player on their roster. The Raiders have the most cap space in the the NFL, but general manager Reggie McKenzie opted to stay the course and not overpay, keeping his books balanced for the start of the new league year. The non-move allows LB Justin Houston...
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Vikings opt not to use franchise or transition tags, DE Everson Griffen to test free agency

According to Ben Goessling of ESPN, the Minnesota Vikings opted not to place any player on their roster under either the frachise or transition tags. The team's top free agent DE  Everson Griffen will be able to test free agency when it starts on March 11th.
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Steelers transition tag strategy for LB Jason Worilds ensures he stays with team

It's very obvious the Pittsburgh Steelers do not want to part with LB Jason  Worilds, who was set to become an unrestricted free agent on March 11th. However, placing the transition tag on Worilds gave the team the leverage they needed to do so. The raise in the salary cap from $123 million to $133 added some flexibility to the club' s salary cap, and though the Steelers will...
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Anquan Boldin signs two-year extension

San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Anquan Boldin won't see a flashback like last offseason just before the franchise tag deadline when he was traded by the Ravens. This time around, he'll get a nice contract extension. Boldin signed a two-year deal with the team on Monday, reportedly worth $12 million with $9 million guaranteed, writes CSN Bay Area's Matt Maiocco. It had also been...
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