Archive for July, 2011

Seattle Seahawks Sign DT Ryan Sims

Pete Carroll sure likes his former first round draft picks. The Seattle Seahawks have agreed to terms with free agent defensive tackle Ryan Sims Sims was the former No. 6 overall pick in 2002 and his 8.5 career sacks indicate massive failure in terms of where he was drafted at. In his two seasons as […]

Source: Cardinals, WR Edwards Nearing Deal?

Braylon Ball Heading To The Desert? An offense in Arizona is surely on its way upwards. Kevin Kolb already possesses All-Pro wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald at his disposal, an emerging second-year threat from The Citadel (Andre Roberts, ’10 third rounder) and his team just added ex-Ravens tight end Todd Heap to the equation via free […]

Seahawks: More Reports Surface Surrounding Lofa Tatupu Release

At least the writing was on the wall with Matt Hasselbeck; this last “parting of ways” was a blind side. There are more than initial reports indicated as well. Apparently, the Seahawks tried to sign (among others), free agent linebaker Takeo Spikes and he ended up chosing San Diego over Seattle and San Francisco. Seattle […]

Source: Eagles WR Jackson Expected To Halt Holdout

The NFL’s Most Electrifying Wide Receiver Who’s got the leverage now? Eagles wideout DeSean Jackson is likely to finish his holdout, a source has verified with 6 ABC in Philadelphia. Michael Vick’s standout playmaker is looking at reporting to camp either tomorrow or Tuesday.  Smart move, DeSean. The former Golden Bear has missed the first […]

Jaguars TE Lewis Says His Holdout Will End on Monday

Jaguars tight end Marcedes Lewis will end his short holdout on Monday, reporting to camp, Lewis told Tania Ganguli of the Florida Times-Union. “Basically they still are negotiating but I’m tired of not being with my team! And I need to be there…” Lewis said via text message. Lewis plans on being in Jacksonville by […]

Buffalo Adds Linebacker Nick Barnett with Three-Year Deal

The Bills have added former Packers linebacker Nick Barnett to the roster, reaching a deal on a three-year, $12 million deal including $6 million guaranteed according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Barnett flew to Detroit on Saturday and was scheduled to visit the Lions on Sunday, according to a league source, but the team added […]

Giants head coach Tom Coughlin on the Status of Unhappy Osi Umenyiora

Giants head coach Tom Coughlin spoke on a number of issues in his press conference today including DE Osi Umenyiora and WR Plaxico Burress. Coughlin believes Burress has taken a “step in the right direction.” According to the head coach the Giants had “discussions” with Burress and he “knew where the Giants were financially.” According […]

Packers Come to Terms with WR James Jones

The Packers have reached agreement on a three-year contract with wide receiver James Jones, Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel reports. Financial terms were not disclosed. The 27-year-old has caught 149 passes for 2,069 yards and 13 touchdowns in 58 games for the Packers, who selected the former San Jose State standout in the third-round […]