The Buffalo Bills announced the signing of former Chiefs TE Tony Moeaki on Wednesday.
Aaron Wilson reports that the Bills signed Moeaki to a two-year contract.
Buffalo released RB Tashard Choice earlier today, so they had a roster spot to work with.
Moeaki, 26, suffered a fractured his scapula during the preseason and was subsequently placed on injured reserve. The Chiefs granted Moeaki...
Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press spoke with Vikings QB Matt Cassel who mentioned Wednesday morning that he will get the start against the Baltimore Ravens in Week 14.
Josina Anderson reported earlier in the day that Cassel was ”most likely” to get the start this weekend as Christian Ponder has still not been cleared from a recent concussion.
Even HC Leslie...
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2015 Free Agents list
GM Phil Emery mentioned that he doesn’t want to use their franchise tag on QB Jay Cutler. (NFLTR)
Bills waived RB Tashard Choice.
QB Peyton Manning did not practice on Wednesday. (Mike Klis)
QBs Jason Campbell and Brandon Weeden have not been cleared to practice. (NFLTR)
Here’s a list of the 2015 NFL Free Agents.
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Notable players are highlighted in “Blue“
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Ex = exclusive free agent
2015 NFL Free Agents
Browns HC Rob Chudzinski told reporters on Wednesday that quarterbacks Jason Campbell and Brandon Weeden still have not been cleared to practice.
Chudzinski added that they have been cleared for activity, but have yet to pass all of the necessary concussion protocol to return to the field.
“It’s a very fluid situation,” said Chudzinski, via the Cleveland Plain Dealer. “It’s...
Chicago Bears GM Phil Emery mentioned during an online chat with fans that he would prefer not to use their franchise tag on QB Jay Cutler next offseason.
“With the franchise tag being so high for the quarterback position, to use it and not sign the individual to a long-term deal hurts the team,” Emery wrote, via the Chicago Sun-Times, “because you lose the ability to prorate...
Ian Rapoport was first to report that the NFL has fined Steelers HC Mike Tomlin $100,000 for the sideline incident that interfered with Ravens KR Jacoby Jones.
Rapoport adds that league will consider either taking away a draft pick or downgrading one of their selections once the final order is set.
This is a huge penalty from the league for not only Tomlin, but the Steelers...
According to Conor Orr of the Newark Star-Ledger, the New York Giants have not reached out to DE Justin Tuck regarding a long-term extension this season.
Tuck, 30, is in the final year of his current contract and has seen a bit of a resurgence this season, which was highlighted by his four-sack effort that earned him NFC defensive player of the week honors.
Tuck was asked if he...
Adam Caplan of ESPN reports that LSU QB Zach Mettenberger suffered a torn ACL during Saturday’s game against the Arkansas Razorbacks and will obviously miss the team’s upcoming bowl game.
Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun has confirmed with separate sources that Mettenberger does in fact have a torn ACL.
According to two NFL scouting directors he spoke with, Mettenberger...
Oregon QB Marcus Mariota announced on Tuesday that he will return to school in 2014, instead of entering the NFL Draft, via GoDucks.com.
Ducks’ C Hroniss Grasu also announced that he too is returning to Oregon next season.
Mariota, a redshirt sophomore, completed 227 of 360 passes (63.1%) for 3,412 yards and 30 touchdowns for the Ducks this season. Many expected Mariota to...
According to Mike Garafolo, the Tennessee Titans will sign veteran TE Visanthe Shiancoe.
Shiancoe, 33, hasn’t recorded a reception in a regular season game since 2011 with the Vikings. Since then, Shiancoe has bounced around the league in brief stints with the Patriots and Ravens.
With TE Delanie Walker suffering a concussion during Week 13′s loss to the Colts and the addition...
The Green Bay Packers announced that they have released second-year S Jerron McMillian to make room for RB Kahlil Bell.
McMillian, 24, was a fourth-round selection back in 2012, so it is a little surprising to see them part ways with a reasonably high draft pick after less than two years with the team.
McMillian played in 28 games with the Packers and tallied 28 tackles, one interception...
ESPN Boston’s Mike Reiss believes that Patriots RB Stevan Ridley‘s days as the first-string running back are “probably over“ in New England.
It’s worth mentioning that this is just Reiss’ ”gut feeling,” but it’s certainly a possibility considering that Ridley was a healthy inactive for the team’s Week 13 game. In his past two appearances, Ridley has fumbled...
NFL Power Rankings: Week 14
QB Jay Cutler‘s Week 14 status remains unclear. (NFLTR)
Bengals placed G Clint Boling on season-ending injured reserve.
Bengals re-signed OL Dennis Roland.
Bills signed OL Jamaal Johnson-Webb to their practice squad.
Bills released OL Manase Foketi.
DE Derek Wolfe was released from the hospital Monday. ...
Chicago Bears HC Marc Trestman stated on Monday that QB Jay Cutler‘s status remains as “week to week,” and that they will continue to monitor his status.
“He visited the doctor today, and we’ll know more Thursday or Friday. But [his return to the field will] start with some limited work, see how he moves around and we’ll take it from there,” Trestman explains, via ESPN...
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Cowboys owner Jerry Jones mentioned during a radio interview with KRLD-FM that he expects MLB Sean Lee to return for Week 14′s game against the Chicago Bears, via ESPN Dallas.
Lee, 27, will end up missing just three weeks due to a hamstring pull. This is clearly great news for the Cowboys defense seeing as Lee has been their best defensive player in recent years.
Raiders LT Jared Veldheer mentioned during a radio interview with 95.7 FM that the two sides are currently discussing a long-term contract extension that would keep him in Oakland beyond this season.
“They’re in talks right now,” Veldheer said, via CSN Bay Area. “I’m not worried about that. I’m worried about finishing the year out and playing these last four games....
Former Bears and Jets RB Kahlil Bell announced via his Twitter account on Monday that he has signed with the Green Bay Packers.
So greatful for this opportunity to be apart of the Green Bay Packers Its been a long year but kept the faith n kept fighting! Im a Packer!!
— Kahlil Bell (@KahlilBell32) December 2, 2013
Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com has confirmed the move.
Bell, 26, worked...
According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network, Alabama QB A.J. McCarron should be in the mix to be the first quarterback in the 2014 NFL Draft.
“Enough people like him to where I think he has a shot to be the first quarterback taken,” Breer tweets.
Breer spoke with an AFC college scouting director who believes McCarron is a solid first-round talent with a chance to be the...
Kansas City Chiefs HC Andy Reid announced on Monday that LT Branden Albert has a hyperextended knee that is “a day-to-day situation“.
The news brings great relief after Albert had to be carted off the field during Week 13′s loss to the Broncos. Kansas City replaced Albert at left tackle with Donald Stephenson instead of No. 1 overall pick Eric Fisher.
Albert, 29, is easily...
Eagles HC Chip Kelly told reporters on Monday that he is fully committed to Nick Foles being their starting quarterback long-term.
“He’s the starting quarterback for the next 1,000 years here,” said Kelly, per Rueben Frank.
Last week, Kelly announced that Foles would remain the starter for the remainder of the season, but there was some question as to whether or not Foles...
We’ll have more updates posted here throughout the day as the news is available.
Projected 2014 NFL Draft Order
QB Jay Cutler mentioned that he hopes to return in Week 14. (Chicago Tribune)
HC Marvin Lewis told reporters on Monday that G Clint Boling may have a torn ACL. (Joe Reedy)
G Kevin Zeitler will return from his foot injury in Week 14. (Geoff...
Here’s the full statement released by the NFL’s vice president of officiating Dean Blandino on the Redskins-Giants’ situation from Sunday night:
“With 2:00 remaining in the fourth quarter of Sunday night’s game between the New York Giants and Washington Redskins, Washington faced a second-and-5 from its own 41-yard line with no timeouts remaining. Quarterback Robert Griffin...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter mentioned on Monday’s Sportcenter that ”it would not be an upset” if the Jets turned to David Garrard as their quarterback for Week 14.
“I think the short-term answer may just be David Garrard, the veteran, who has been on the bench and was brought in to help this team,” said Schefter. “…And if you’re the Jets and you want to try to make a...