Posts Tagged ‘2011 Free Agency’

2011 Free Agency: Grading The AFC South

Houston Texans Unsigned players: OLB Kevin Bentley (UFA), DE Jarvis Green (UFA), CB Karl Paymah (UFA). Key arrivals: Ex-Browns FB Lawrence Vickers, Aug. 3 (two years, $3 million, $500,000 signing bonus); Ex-Bears UFA P Brad Maynard, Aug. 1; UFA CB Johnathan Joseph, July 29 (five years, $48.75 million, $23.5 million guaranteed, $12.5 million signing bonus); […]

Former Dolphins LB Channing Crowder Says He’s Retiring

Last week the Pats tried out former Dolphins LB Channing Crowder, and now that a few days have passed, the LB says that he’s retiring. The 27-year-old was let go two weeks ago by the Dolphins. He told WQAM radio in Miami that he was walking away from the game after six seasons. Crowder was […]

2011 Free Agency: Grading the AFC East

AFC EAST Buffalo Bills Unsigned players: LB Akin Ayodele (UFA), QB Brian Brohm (UFA), OLB Keith Ellison (UFA), RB Quinton Ganther (UFA), DT John McCargo (UFA), TE Jonathan Stupar (UFA), CB Ashton Youboty (UFA). Key arrivals: Ex-Chargers WR Buster Davis, Aug. 5; Ex-Packers UFA ILB Nick Barnett, July 31; Ex-Jets UFA WR Brad Smith, July […]

Troy Smith Fails to Impress in Workout with Miami

Troy Smith was a one-time Heisman Trophy winner at Ohio State. He was drafted by the Ravens, and ended up in San Fran playing with the 49’ers last season trying to get his career on track. Now, Smith has gone from starting six games for the 49ers last season to losing a tryout to quarterback […]

Former Ravens WR Mason Says He’s Going to Play with the Jets

Former Ravens wide receiver Derrick Mason says he has decided to sign with the Jets, reuniting with Rex Ryan and adding a boost to New York’s receiving corps. Mason said in a statement that he’s “looking forward to working under Rex and rejoining some familiar faces.” After choosing the Jets over the Ravens and Titans […]

Oakland Inks Former Giants Tight End Kevin Boss

The Raiders have gotten their replacement for former TE Zach Miller. Today the club agreed to terms with Giants free agent tight end Kevin Boss. ESPN’s Adam Schefter says Boss’ four-year deal is worth $16 million. A fifth-round pick (157th overall) out of Western Oregon in 2007, Boss has 119 receptions for 1,600 yards and […]

Patriots Work Out Former Miami LB Channing Crowder

The Patriots gave former Dolphins linebacker Channing Crowder a physical Thursday according to John Clayton of ESPN. Crowder was released by the Dolphins in a salary cap move, and he could give the LB core a lift. “It is too early to tell if they will make him an offer,” Clayton wrote Friday morning. Crowder […]

Veteran WR Derrick Mason Milling Over Options – Ravens, Titans or Jets

Veteran WR Derrick Mason has returned to Nashville to mull over his options. He is considering the Jets, Ravens, and Titans. He is planning on taking a few days to mull it over. He was with the Jets on Thursday, and he passed a physical and once he did that, the team released Jerricho Cotchery, […]