Posts Tagged ‘2012 free agency’

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Ink Former Bears DT Amobi Okoye

The Buccaneers have inked former Bears defensive tackle Amobi Okoye to a one-year deal. Adam Caplan of The Sideline View confirmed the signing, adding that the one-year deal is worth $2 million and includes $700,000 in guarantees. Okoye also had some interest from the Bengals, Broncos, and Patriots. A first round pick (seventh overall) out […]

Bengals Release Safety Chris Crocker

By Bengal Blogger So much for that talk about the Bengals bringing back their entire first-team defense in 2012. The team announced Friday that it was releasing safety Chris Crocker, who started all 16 games a season ago. The nine-year veteran has been with the Bengals since the midway point of the 2008 season. He’s […]

Raiders Making Moves, Ink Colts LB Phillip Wheeler

The Oakland Raiders woke again in the off-season and made two moves Friday. First they conduct their first trade under the new management. Oakland traded offensive lineman Bruce Campbell to the Carolina Panthers for running back Mike Goodsen. Later the same day signed former Indianapolis Colts linebacker Phillip Wheeler. Trade did not come as surprise to Raider Nation as many […]

St.Louis’ Offense Gets a Boost in Inking WR Steve Smith

The Rams signed free agent wide receiver Steve Smith, filling a pressing need. Smith, who led the NFL with a franchise-record 107 receptions for the Giants in 2009 and made the Pro Bowl, will be entering his sixth season. Last year he caught nine passes in 11 games for the Eagles before being sidelined by […]

It’s Official – Peyton Manning Joins the Denver Broncos

In a move that was first announced Monday, the Broncos and quarterback Peyton Manning agreed Tuesday morning on a five-year, $96 million contract. The $19.2 million average per year would make Manning the highest-paid player in NFL history. The Broncos have called a 1pm local time press conference to announce the contract. Last August, Manning […]

New England Agrees To Terms with Veteran Guard Robert Gallery

The Patriots added a vet to their O-line on Monday, as the team came to terms with veteran free agent guard Robert Gallery. Gallery was the 2nd overall pick by the Raiders out of Iowa back in 2004. He has started 103 of his 104 games in the NFL, including all 12 games he played […]

Miami Comes to Terms with Free Agent QB David Garrard

The Dolphins are striking out every which way they turn in free agency when it comes to a quarterback, but Monday night they tried to make up for it. the team Monday came to terms with free agent quarterback David Garrard, who has been out of the game for a year after being released last […]

Cincinnati Comes to Terms with Free Agent Safety Reggie Nelson

The Bengals have come to terms with free agent safety Reggie Nelso according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Nelson is a former first round pick of the Jags back in 2007. The 28-year old put up 63 tackles, a sack and five interceptions as a rookie. Nelson’s production tailed […]