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Packers in “regular contact” with Andrew Quarless

The Green Bay Packers are entering an offseason with many question marks, and one of those being at the tight end position. Free agent tight end Jermichael Finley suffered a season-ending neck injury last year, and it doesn’t appear that the Packers are interested in bringing him back for the price tag that he reportedly wants. Andrew Quarless took over and played well for Green...
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March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

D’Qwell Jackson sings four-year deal with Colts

Veteran linebacker D’Qwell Jackson agreed to a four-year deal worth $22 million, including $11 million guaranteed, with the Indianapolis Colts on Thursday, reports ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Welcome to the Colts, D’Qwell! — Jim Irsay (@JimIrsay) March 6, 2014 RT to welcome @DQ52 to #ColtsNation!!! pic.twitter.com/YvPpKGbbRI — Indianapolis Colts (@Colts) March 6, 2014 Jackson...
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Report: Packers, B.J. Raji close to completing one-year deal

The Green Bay Packers and defensive end B.J. Raji are close to agreeing to terms on a one-year deal, reports Adam Schefter of ESPN. Raji reportedly turned down a contract offering him $8 million a year from the Packers last year.  He led all Packers defensive linemen in playing time, but he failed to record a single sack for the second straight season. Raji’s goal this season...
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Giannis Antetokounmpo wired money then had to grab a ride with Bucks fans to arena

Milwaukee Bucks guard Giannis Antetokounmpo is averaging over seven points and four rebounds a game in his rookie season, but the 19-year-old from Greece has had trouble getting to games. Earlier in the season,  Antetokounmpo didn’t have enough money for a cab fare to the arena. Favorite–of many–anecdotes from @G_ante34 reporting. Early in the season, Giannis took a cab to...
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Alexander Gustafsson, Jimi Manuwa prepared to headline Fight Night London

If you happened to be among the many casual fight-fans previously unaware of Alexander Gustafsson’s ability, then there’s a good chance that like his most recent opponent, light heavyweight champ Jon Jones, you too spent the majority of his last appearance wondering where the UFC had been hiding the lengthy striker. And unless you’ve been stowed away in a post-apocalyptic style...
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49ers coach Jim Harbaugh drains half-court shot at Kansas practice

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh visited the Kansas Jayhawks’ basketball practice and nailed a half-court shot wearing his signature outfit. The post 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh drains half-court shot at Kansas practice appeared first on Sports Glory.
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After thrilling knockout, Dong Hyun Kim ready for a contender

Despite having earned a well-deserved reputation as a fighter content to grind out decision victories during his time with the UFC, welterweight contender Dong Hyun Kim (19-2-1, 1NC) stunned both his opponent, as well as those who witnessed the bout with the most devastating knockout so far this year last Saturday. Featured as the main attraction at the UFC’s latest international...
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Eric Bledsoe expected to return to Suns by next week

The Phoenix Suns are currently 35-25 and are the seventh ranked team in the Western Conference. They have been the most surprising team in the NBA by far this season, and will receive another big boost when Eric Bledsoe is able to make his return to the court. According to a report from Paul Coro, Bledsoe is expected to return to the court at some point in the next week. This news...
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Broncos players tweet their appreciation for Champ Bailey

With news that the Denver Broncos will release cornerback Champ Bailey, players tweeted their appreciation for the 16-year veteran. Bailey told Mike Klis of The Denver Post that general manager and coach John Fox sat down with him face-to-face Wednesday. Bailey said he was not offered a pay cut from the Broncos. “There was no discussions about it. It was like, “we’re ready...
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NFL rumor: Broncos to release Champ Bailey

The Denver Broncos will release cornerback Champ Bailey, reports CBSSports.com’s Jason La Canfora. Bailey was set to earn a total of $10 million in 2014 and the move will free up some cap room for the organization as they move forward into free agency. Bailey signed a four-year, $42.5 million deal with $14 million guaranteed before the 2011 season. The 12-time Pro Bowler suffered...
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March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings interested in cornerback Nolan Carroll

One of the main issues that the Minnesota Vikings have had over the past few seasons has been their defensive secondary. They are looking to move some moves this offseason to shore that area up, and one player that has been mentioned is free agent cornerback Nolan Carroll. Carroll played last season with the Miami Dolphins, and would be a very intriguing fit with the Vikings. The...
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Brandon Browner suspended first four games of 2014

Seahawks.com Seattle Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner has been conditionally reinstated from his suspension for violating the substance abuse policy and will be suspended for the first four games of the 2014 season, the NFL and NFL Players Association jointly announced Wednesday. “Should he comply with the terms of the Substance Abuse Policy and Program, he will be fully reinstated...
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Pittsburgh Steelers release Larry Foote, Curtis Brown, Levi Brown

The Pittsburgh Steelers announced Wednesday that they have released linebacker Larry Foote, cornerback Curtis Brown and offensive tackle Levi Brown. Foote, a fourth round (128th overall) pick in 2002, started 104-of-158 regular season games played and 10-of-16 postseason games during his career with the Steelers. Curtis Brown played for the Steelers for three seasons after...
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Tiger Woods to play WGC-Cadillac Championship at Doral

Tiger Woods’ back spasms that caused him to withdraw from the Honda Classic on Sunday will not stop him from teeing off Thursday in the WGC-Cadillac Championship. “I was telling Sam [his daughter] when I was walking off [Sunday] that, ‘Hey, Daddy can handle pain,’ but I just couldn’t move out there,” Woods said Wednesday afternoon during a news conference at Trump National...
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St. Louis Rams release cornerback Cortland Finnegan

The St. Louis Rams thought they were getting a huge pickup in Cortland Finnegan when they signed him ahead of the 2012 season, but that quite simply was not the case. Finnegan quite simply looked as if he didn’t have much left in the tank all of last season, and was getting torched by opposing receivers routinely. St. Louis couldn’t afford to wait around another year and hope...
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Thomas Vanek traded to Montreal Canadiens

The Montreal Canadiens acquired Thomas Vanek from the New York Islanders on Wednesday, reports NHL.com. The Islanders received a second-round draft pick and prospect Sebastian Collberg from the Canadiens. Vanek is scheduled to be an unrestricted free agent after the season and appears to be ready to test his market value when the free-agent signing period opens July 1. Montreal...
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Lakers to save cap space for 2015 free agents?

The Los Angeles Lakers will build their roster next season around Kobe Bryant and save their cap space for 2015 free agents, according to Bleacher Report’s Kevin Ding. To Kupchak, paying maximum dollars to star players who the Lakers are not certain can deliver championship performances would be bad business—and is, in fact, exactly what has happened in New York with the Knicks struggling...
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Troy Polamalu signs new three-year deal with Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers announced Tuesday that they have signed safety Troy Polamalu to a new three-year contract that will keep them with the team through the 2016 season. The Steelers also announced that they have singed tight end Heath Miller to a new three-year deal.   Polamalu, who turns 33 next month, played every snap last season and recorded 85 tackles while intercepting...
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Danny Ainge: We told Rajon Rondo there may be consequences for staying behind

Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge said point guard Rajon Rondo told him and coach Brad Stevens that he would stay in Los Angeles an extra day to celebrate his his 28th birthday while his teammates traveled to Sacramento. Ainge didn’t agree with Rondo’s decision. “He let Brad know and he let me know that he was going to stay in L.A. an extra day...
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Heath Miller signs new three-year contract with Steelers

Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Heath Miller signed a two year extension that will lower his base in 2014 to $1.02 million, reports NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. Contract re-do for #Steelers TE Heath Miller is in. It’s a 2-year extension that lowers his base in ’14 to $1.02M. Bases of $4M in ’15 & ‘16 — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 5, 2014 Most importantly for #Steelers...
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NHL trade: Lightning send Martin St. Louis to Rangers for Ryan Callahan

The Tampa Bay Lightning have traded their leading scorer, Martin St. Louis, to the New York Rangers in exchange for Ryan Callahan along with a 2015 first-round and a conditional 2014 second-round draft pick, reports TSN. Should the Rangers advance to the 2014 Eastern Conference Final, the 2014 second-rounder would become a first-round pick. In the event Callahan should re...
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Steven Stamkos to return to Lightning Thursday

Tampa Bay Lighting star Steven Stamkos will return to the lineup Thursday. Stamkos tweeted this morning: “Just left the doctors office. Got the green light. See you tomorrow Bolts fans. Excited to be back !!” The Lightning host the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday night. Stamkos had targeted the March 6 game for his return. Stamkos has 14 goals in 17 games this season. He suffered...
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NFL rumor: Browns release Davone Bess

The Cleveland Browns have released wide receiver Davone Bess, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Bess had three years and $8.8 million remaining on the four-year deal he signed with Cleveland last offseason. But new general manager Ray Farmer decided it was time to move on from Bess, who was arrested back in January for allegedly assaulting a law enforcement officer at an...
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Steelers reportedly will not cut Troy Polamalu to get under salary cap

The Pittsburgh Steelers will not release veteran safety Troy Polamalu to get under the salary cap, reports ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter on Wednesday morning. One source said the Rooney family simply is too loyal and Polamalu has been too valuable. The Steelers are $15.5 million over the cap, according to ESPN Stats & Info after signing outside linebacker Jason Worilds to...
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Green Bay Packers interested in Garrett Graham?

The Green Bay Packers have a need at tight end heading into free agency, and there are a couple of different options that they could pursue. According to NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport, the Packers are expected to show interest in Garrett Graham, who played with the Houston Texans last season. Graham played his college football at Wisconsin, and the Packers have reportedly been very high...
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