Adam Schefter reports that the 49ers and Rams both want to speak to Colts assistant Rob Chudzinski, who will be a free agent on Tuesday.
According to ESPN’s Adam Caplan, Chris Palmer is expected to join the Bills as a senior offensive assistant.
Dianna Marie Russini reports that the Falcons are close to hiring Raheem Morris, but Dan Quinn...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the belief around the NFL is that the Lions will not use their franchise tag on impending free agent DT Ndamukong Suh in the coming weeks.
Schefter suggested that the Lions could consider using their transition tag on him, which gives Detroit the right of first refusal to match any offer Suh would receive on the open market.
The transition tag...
Alex Marvez of FOX Sports reports that there is optimism among people in the NFL that Jaguars WR Justin Blackmon will overcome his issues and be back for the 2015 season.
Despite being arrested for a third time, the Jaguars have said publicly that they have no plans to release Blackmon if/when he’s reinstated into the NFL.
His most recent arrest that led to an indefinite suspension...
Kent Somers reports that the Cardinals will not be adding former Steelers DC Dick LeBeau to their coaching staff, despite previous reports that had said Arizona was a potential landing spot.
Somers concedes that he doesn’t know LeBeau’s plans at this point in time.
According to Somers, Cardinals HC Bruce Arians is expected to promote a position coach to defensive coordinator...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Browns WR Josh Gordon is facing a one-year suspension after failing another drug test.
There was already talk that Gordon was unlikely to be back with the Browns for the 2015 season, so this could pretty much seal the deal.
Gordon, 23, still has another year remaining on his four-year, $5.342 million rookie contract that$3.8 million included...
Mike Klis of the Denver Post writes that there would be almost as many questions if Peyton Manning decided to return in 2014 than if he elected to retire.
Jeff McLane reports that Chris Polian is “emerging as serious candidate” for the Eagles general manager vacancy, following a second interview with the team.
Dianna Marie Russini reports...
According to Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer, there is some confusion around the league in regards to Howie Roseman’s new role with the Eagles and the team’s new front office structure.
Following the regular season, Roseman lost control over the team’s 53-man roster to HC Chip Kelly, in what was seen as a clear demotion for the Eagles executive.
However, McLane reports...
Todd Archer of ESPN writes that MLB Rolando McClain and RT Doug Free returning to the Cowboys next year will likely come down to their asking price. However, Archer does consider Free to be a “must-keep.” for Dallas.
If it were up to Archer, he would re-sign WR Dwayne Harris largely due to his play on special teams.
Barry Jackson reports that the Dolphins...
Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald reports that the Dolphins have “privately indicated” that they would like to re-sign impending free agent TE Charles Clay.
According to Jackson, Clay is expected to receive an offer from the Dolphins in the next few weeks.
Miami reportedly feel good about their tight end situation with Clay and Dion Sims.
Clay would be a very intriguing free...
Stephen Holder of the Indianapolis Star is “convinced” that nothing is imminent between the Colts and QB Andrew Luck regarding a long-term contract extension.
This comes after Holder spoke to Luck and heard GM Ryan Grigson discuss the issue on Friday.
ESPN’s Adam Schefter previously reported that the Colts have been working on the perimeters of a “blockbuster mega deal” contract...
According to D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Altanta Journal Constitution, Seahawks DC Dan Quinn will officially be named the Falcons next head coach on February 2nd.
At this point in time, it’s a foregone conclusion that Quinn will get the job. In fact, had Seattle lost last weekend, he would have already been hired as the Falcons new head coach.
Rules prevent Quinn from officially...
Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press writes that former second-round pick WR Ryan Broyles is likely down to his final opportunity with the Lions.
Lions GM Martin Mayhew mentioned a few weeks ago that he’s looking forward to seeing Broyles develops in the coming months after he was relegated to the bench for much of the 2014 season.
“I would have loved to have seen him get...
Stephen Holder of the Indianapolis Star reports that the Colts remain one of the “frontrunners” to sign CFL WR Duron Carter to a contract in the coming weeks.
According to Holder, the other team to watch is the Vikings, who have shown a great deal of interest in Carter since he became available.
Sources tell Holder that the Colts have maintained dialogue with Carter since...
Bears announced the hiring of Bo Hardegree as an offensive assistant.
Jets are hiring Bears national scout Rex Hogan as their new director of college scouting after he was released from his contract. (Albert Breer)
Jets are also hiring Rams scout Brian Heimerdinger in a “prominent” in the team’s front office. (Albert Breer)
According to Dianna...
According to impending free agent RB Justin Forsett, the Ravens have already expressed interest in re-signing him to a contract extension.
“They expressed that they want me back. I want to be back, so we’ll see what happens,” said Forsett, via Kevin Patra of NFL.com.
Patra mentions that there could be some concern from Baltimore’s staff that Forsett’s 2014 success...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Saints have reached an agreement with CFL CB Delvin Breaux.
Breaux had found a ton of interest from NFL team’s in recent weeks, but this could end up being a big addition for the Saints, who could really use some depth at cornerback.
The list of teams with interest in Breaux was long and reportedly included: the Browns, Dolphins, Falcons...
Long-time Packers FB John Kuhn mentioned that although he would like to be back with the Packers next season, he’s prepared to test the free agent market this March.
“I’d love to stay in Green Bay,” Kuhn said, via Zach Buchanan of the Arizona Republic. “But at the same time, this is a profession where for us you’ve got to test the market when you’re a free agent. It’s...
Reports from earlier in the week mentioned that the Arizona Cardinals were working to hire former Steelers DC Dick LeBeau the team’s new linebackers coach.
However, Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette isn’t so sure that LeBeau will eventually end up with the Cardinals.
“Knowing what I know about Dick LeBeau, and as I said in the tweet, unless he has changed his...
Coley Harvey of ESPN expects the Bengals to pursue a defensive end, defensive tackle, offensive tackle and possibly even a wide receiver infree agency.
Harvey believes the Bengals could “explore” the idea of signing Browns free agent TE Jordan Cameron.
As for other potential targets, Harvey lists: DL Terrance Knighton, DL George Selvie, DL Karl Klug, OT King...
Broncos WR Emmanuel Sanders recently mentioned that he believes QB Peyton Manning is coming back for the 2015 season, while discussing some of the changes the team has already undergone this offseason.
“Well, [Adam] Gase is definitely in Chicago right now,” Sanders said, via NFL.com. “And Peyton says he’s going to come back, but I’m not really worried about it...
Eliot Shorr-Parks of NJ.com reports that the Eagles and impending free agent WR Jeremy Maclin have “hit a bit of a wall in their contract negotiations.”
The parties reportedly were close to an agreement towards the end of last season, but it appears as though things have changed following a very solid 2014 season from Maclin.
ESPN’s Adam Caplan suggested that Maclin switching...
Todd Archer of ESPN doesn’t see the Cowboys picking up DT Henry Melton‘s option.
Archer expects the Cowboys to be able to do whatever they want to do in free agency and doesn’t see the cap limiting them in any way.
Archer writes that RB DeMarco Murray’s “value to the Cowboys is probably greater than he would be to another team.“
As for the idea of letting...
Michael C. Wright believes the Bears should use their first round pick to address the safety position. However, Wright admits that new GM Ryan Pace is unlikely to target a specific position.
Mike Jones reports that the Falcons have requested permission to interview Redskins DBs coach Raheem Morris.
Michael Rothstein writes that if the Lions believe free...
The Chicago Bears announced Friday night that they’ve added Dowell Loggains (QBs coach) and Glenn Pires (LBs coach) to their coaching staff.
Bears also hired Frank Smith as their new tight ends coach.
Alex Marvez reports that the Browns will interview Steve Walsh for their QBs coach job on Saturday.
Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reports that Seattle...
Gil Brandt mentions that it won’t be surprising to see the Broncos hire Wade Phillips as their next defensive coordinator given his ties to new HC Gary Kubiak.
According to Chris Russell, although former Browns OC Kyle Shanahan wouldn’t say it publicly, he “wanted nothing to do with Johnny Manziel.“
The Kansas City Star is reporting that the...