Posts Tagged ‘d.j.-hackett’

Chiefs Look to Upgrade WR Spot With Hackett

Camp Haley may only be a few practices old, but already an unpleasant annoyance seems to be emerging in the form of dropped passes. The severity of the issue is real enough that prior to Sunday’s session, WRs Dwayne Bowe and Jeff Webb were seen taking reps on the Jugs machine. Alarmingly, the struggles not […]

Just Signed Ravens WR Bennett Calls it Quits

Bennett, 30, who signed a one-year deal for the veteran minimum ($745,000), was expected to report to Ravens training camp Monday. The eight-year veteran said a previous knee injury “flared up” after returning home from his Friday workout with the Ravens, making him “realize that I am unable to play another NFL season.” “I want […]

Ravens to Work Out Four Receivers Including D.J. Hackett Friday

The Ravens seem pretty serious at this point about upgrading the wide out core, as the Carroll County Times reports the team will be trying out four wide receivers on Friday to try and replace veteran Derrick Mason. The wide out walked away from the team suddenly last week. Included in the tryout will be […]

Muhammad Returns for Second Stint in Carolina

The Panthers have turned to a familiar face in their search to find a receiver to pair with Steve Smith.  Muhsin Muhammad has returned to the Panthers after spending the last three seasons with the Chicago Bears.  The 35-year-old Muhammad had only 40 receptions for the Bears last season, but his old Panther teammates made it […]

Offseason Overview: Panthers Looking to Claw Their Way Back to the Top

Franchise Player: OT Jordan Gross (tendered $7.455M); signed the tender March 20. TRANSITION PLAYER: None. UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS • FS Deke Cooper played well after being tossed into the starting lineup following an injury to Nate Salley. Cooper may want to explore the market, but look for the Panthers to make a run at bringing […]

WR Hackett Inks Deal With Panthers

As has been speculated about and expected, free agent wide receiver D.J. Hackett on Monday signed a 2-year, $3.5 million contract with the Carolina Panthers; Hackett chose Carolina over the Seattle Seahawks, Washington Redskins and Tampa Bay Buccaneers, according to the Associated Press and verified by Hackett’s agent, Kevin Robinson. The Panthers were clearly in […]

Hackett’s Decision on 2008 May Come Today

  One of the last big name free agents may decide on his future today, as reports are wide out D.J. Hackett may decide on where he will sign to play the 2008 season and beyond.  Carolinagrowl.com is reporting that there are four teams that are looking at getting Hackett’s services – Carolina, Washington, Tampa […]

Skins with Wide Out Options in Free Agency

With former QB now Skins head coach Jim Zorn bringing a new look to Washington, one thing that it appears he will be bringing with him is a new look to the offense, that sorely needs to open up in 2008. When Zorn was hired to be the offensive coordinator before he was elevated to […]