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NFL Notes: 49ers, Browns, Jaguars, Packers, & Seahawks

49ers 49ers waived/injured LB Chase Thomas. Browns Browns HC Mike Pettine mentioned during an interview with 92.3 The Fan (via the Cleveland Plain Dealer) that “it’s fair to say” Josh McCown will enter training camp as the team’s starting quarterback. However, Pettine wouldn’t commit to McCown opening the regular season as the starter. Jaguars Aaron Wilson ...
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Bengals Haven’t Responded To LT Andrew Whitworth About An Extension

Bengals veteran LT Andrew Whitworth mentioned that even though he’s reached out the team regarding an extension, he has yet to hear back from them. “It’s not really top of the line customer service,” said Whitworth, via Geoff Hobson of Bengals.com. “Eventually, hopefully, one day that conversation will be had and I’ll be here.” “There’s not been ...
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Dolphins Expected To Pursue LSU OL La’el Collins If Cleared

According to Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald, the Dolphins are expected to pursue LSU OL La’el Collins if he’s cleared of involvement in a murder of an ex-girlfriend. It’s worth mentioning that police have said on multiple occasions that Collins isn’t considered to be a suspect in the case. Collins even met with police on Monday regarding the ...
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Texans Signing OLB Whitney Mercilus To A Four-Year, $26M Extension

John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports that the Texans have reached an agreement with OLB Whitney Mercilus on a four-year contract extension. Tania Ganguli reports receives a four-year deal worth $26 million. According to John McClain, the contract includes 10.8 guaranteed with a $5.25 million signing bonus. This comes shortly after the team declined to pick up Mercilus’...
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Buccaneers Claim OT Reid Fragel Off Waivers From Falcons

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers claimed OT Reid Fragel off of waivers from the Falcons Monday, according to the NFL transactions release. Atlanta waived Fragel last Friday, but the Buccaneers are in need of offensive line help, so it really can’t hurt to add to the level of competition this summer. Fragel, 27, is a former seventh-round pick of ...
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49ers Place ILB Chris Borland On Reserve-Retired List

The San Francisco 49ers officially placed ILB Chris Borland on the reserve-retired list Monday, according to the NFL transactions release. This move ensures that the 49ers still control his rights in the event he changes his mind about retiring from the NFL. Shortly after Patrick Willis announced that he was calling it a career, Borland surprised everyone by ...
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Raiders Releasing Veteran OL Kevin Boothe

Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports reports that the Raiders are releasing veteran OL Kevin Boothe on Monday. According to Garafolo, Boothe could find interest as a street free agent in the coming weeks. Boothe, 31, signed a two-year, $2.625 million contract with the Raiders as an unrestricted free agent last year. He would have made a base salary ...
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Broncos Waive OL Paul Cornick & WR Jeremy Kelley

The Denver Broncos announced Monday that they’ve placed OL Paul Cornick and WR Jeremy Kelley on waivers. The #Broncos have waived OL Paul Cornick and WR Jeremy Kelley. — Denver Broncos (@Broncos) May 4, 2015 Cornick, 26, orginally signed on with the Jets as an undrafted free agent out of North Dakota State back in 2012. ...
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Redskins Cut 13 Players Including LBs Ricky Sapp & WR Jerry Rice Jr

The Washington Redskins announced Monday that they’ve waived 11 players including WR Jerry Rice Jr, CB Trey Wolfe, CB Kenny Okoro, OT Ty Nsekhe, OLB Gabe Miller, G Rishaw Johnson, Kenny Horsley, NT Isaako Aaitui, LB Steve Beauharnais, WR Braylon Bell, and OT Edawn Coughma. Washington also terminated the contracts of linebackers Ricky Sapp and Austin ...
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Saints Waive S Marcus Ball & LB Kyle Knox

Evan Woodbery of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, citing a league source, reports that the Saints have waived LB Kyle Knox and S Marcus Ball on Monday. According to OverTheCap.com, releasing these two players will free up $1.093 million in available cap space while creating just $4,000 in dead money. Ball, 27, signed as a free agent with the Argonauts back in February of ...
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Latest Regarding LSU OL La’el Collins

LSU OL La’El Collins, who wound up going undrafted after the news that he was being questioned in a murder investigation,  met with Baton Rouge police for more over an hour on Monday, via Jim Kleinpeter of the New Orleans Times-Picayune. BRPD spokesman Cpl. Don Coppola said reiterated that Collins is not a suspect in the murder of his former girlfriend ...
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Falcons Sign RB Collin Mooney

The Atlanta Falcons announced the signing of RB Collin Mooney on Monday. The Falcons have signed West Point’s all-time single season rushing leader Collin Mooney today #RiseUp pic.twitter.com/CK0wkhT3Ht — Atlanta Falcons (@AtlantaFalcons) May 4, 2015 Mooney, 29, originally signed on with the Titans as an undrafted free agent out of back in 2012. He spent ...
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NFL Notes: Bills, Jaguars, Lions, Rams, Ravens, & Redskins

Bills The Buffalo Bills have invited Clemson RB Roderick McDowell to their rookie minicamp. (Aaron Wilson) Jaguars The Jacksonville Jaguars have invited Bowling Green DB Jude Adjei-Barimah to their rookie minicamp. (Aaron Wilson) Lions The Detroit Lions have invited Cincinnati CB Deven Drane to their rookie minicamp. (Aaron Wilson) The Detroit Lions have invited Findlay QB Verlon Reed to ...
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Rams Remain Interested In Re-Signing OT Joe Barksdale

Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Dispatch reports that the Rams remain interested in re-signing OT Joe Barksdale, but there have been no talks in recent days. Barksdale has been on the team’s radar for several months now as a potential option. However, the team came away from the draft with four offensive linemen including Wisconsin OT Rob Havenstein, Louisville ...
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Raiders Waive LB Miles Burris

Raiders LB Miles Burris announced via his Instagram account that he has been released. “Nothing but respect and love for the Oakland Raiders. Grateful for the opportunity they gave me. Grew up coming to Raider games as a kid and got to live my dream of playing in the same stadium for the team closest to my ...
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NFL Notes: Jameis Winston, Eagles, Jets, Panthers, & Redskins

Jameis Winston MMQB’s Peter King reports that the Buccaneers included a clause in No. 1 overall pick QB Jameis Winston’s contract that prohibits him from playing professional baseball during the duration of his deal. Albert Breer reports that Winston’s four-year deal also includes offsets. Eagles Anthony Patch is no longer the Eagles’ director of college scouting. (Neil...
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Redskins Release OLB Gabe Miller

The Washington Redskins have released OLB Gabe Miller on Monday, according to his agent Brett Tessler. Miller, 27, is a former fifth round pick of the Chiefs back in 2011. He spent one year with the team before he was waived and later signed on with the Seahawks and Bears for brief periods of time. Washington ...
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Bills Hosting Veteran DL Alex Carrington For A Visit

The Buffalo Bills are hosting veteran DL Alex Carrington for a visit on Monday, according to Adam Caplan. Carrington, 27, is a former third-round pick of the Bills back in 2010. He played out his rookie contract with the team before signing a one-year contract with the Rams as an unrestricted free agent in March of ...
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Colts Waive Four Players Including RB/KR Jeff Demps

The Indianapolis Colts announced Monday that they’ve placed four players including RB/KR Jeff Demps on waivers. The others players cut are WR Kadron Boone, DE Gannon Conway, and OT Matt Hall. Demps, 25, originally signed on with the Patriots as an undrafted free agent out of Florida back in 2012. He was later traded to the Buccaneers in a deal that ...
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Vikings Pick Up Fifth Year Options For LT Matt Kalil & S Harrison Smith

Alex Marvez of FOX Sports reports that the Vikings are picking up the fifth-year options for LT Matt Kalil and S Harrison Smith. The deadline to do so was Sunday, so they would have already needed to exercise the options on these players. The Vikings are looking at paying Kalil $11.096 million and Smith $5.278 million for the 2016 ...
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NFL Notes: Buccaneers, Colts, Cowboys, Packers, & Titans

Buccaneers The PewterReport still thinks there’s a chance that the Buccaneers could trade RB Doug Martin prior to the season, as they reportedly would like to feature RB Charles Sims. Colts Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reports that multiple Colts players aren’t happy with the team’s decision to use a first-round pick on Miami WR Phillip ...
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Falcons Plan To Turn Their Attention To A Long-Term Contract For WR Julio Jones

Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff mentioned that they plan to shift their focus to signing WR Julio Jones to a long-term contract extension. “There is no question that our focus in the future will be on Julio Jones and where we are,” Dimitroff tells Vaughn McClure ESPN.com. “I don’t want to get into specifics about the timing of ...
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Raiders Release Veteran WR James Jones

The Oakland Raiders are releasing veteran WR James Jones, according to Fallon Smith of CSN Bay Area. Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie reportedly called Jones last night to inform him of their decision to move on. Th Raiders came away from the draft with Alabama WR Amari Cooper, who figures to be in line for a starting role ...
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Buccaneers Decline To Pick Up Doug Martin’s Fifth-Year Option

Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports that the Buccaneers declined to pick up the RB Doug Martin‘s fifth-year option. This move would have cost the Buccaneers $5.621 million for the 2016 season. However, this figure is guaranteed for injury only and wouldn’t have prevented them from working out a long-term deal that would come with a ...
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NFL Notes: 2016 Draft, Early Entrants, Bengals, & Patriots

2016 Draft Mike Wilkening of Pro Football Talk points out that four teams picked up additional 2016 draft picks during this past week’s NFL Draft. Eagles: 2016 third-round selection (from the Lions). 49ers: 2016 fifth-round selection (from the Chargers), 2016 sixth-round selection (from the Cowboys). Lions: 2016 fifth-round selection (from the Broncos). Redskins: 2016 sixth-round...
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