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In the papers – April 5

The Sun Sentinal’s Omar Kelly says the Dolphins haven’t ruled out re-signing DE Jason Taylor, but the team is concerned about Taylor’s age and previous injuries.   After missing out on a trade for Broncos QB Jay Cutler, the Jets may look at wide receiver in the draft to aid QB Kellen Clemens, the New York Post … Continue reading

In the papers – March 18

Jets RB Thomas Jones was a no-show for the third straight day, which, as The Newark Star-Ledger writes, could affect the team’s draft plans if his absence continues through April. The Cleveland Browns have issued a statement from Dante Stallworth, the Cleveland Plain Dealer has reported. The Steelers signed two veterans Tuesday, lineman Trai Essex and cornerback Fernando Bryant, writes the … Continue reading

NFL Quick Hits – March 15

Since we’ve been away for the last day and a half, we’ll highlight some of the biggest moves in free agency, the NFL Draft, and other NFL News: Michigan defensive tackle Will Johnson put on a show at his campus Pro Day workout, bench pressing 225 pounds a mind-blowing 47 times, PFT has reported. According to The … Continue reading

Coast Guard finds overturned boat

Profootballtalk has learned that the Coast Guard has found an overturned boat with a person clinging to it. It’s unknown if it is the boat with the four missing persons, including two NFL players. Update: Profootballtalk is reporting that the man found clinging to the boat was Nick Schuyler.  According to the St. Petersburg Times, Schuyler is … Continue reading

Free Agency Quick Hits – Day 4

Free agent RB LaMont Jordan and FB John Kuhn are visiting the Cardinals today, Rotoworld has reported. Wide receiver T.J. Houshmandzadeh (I’m never going to be able to spell that name on my own…kinda like Mississippi) left Minnesota last night without a contract, and headed home to Los Angeles, StarTribune.com has reported.  Phillip Buchanon will … Continue reading

Search for boat ongoing

The Detroit Free Press is reporting that the search is ongoing for the lost boat in the Gulf Coast of Mexico carrying two known NFL players and two other passengers. The boat left Saturday and was expected back later that evening. The two players are Lions DE Corey Smith and the Raiders LB Marquis Cooper. Cooper is … Continue reading

Free Agency Quick Hits – Day 3

The New York Giants have added DL Chris Canty on a six-year, $42 million contract with $17.25 guaranteed, NFL.com has reported. The Giants turned down running back Derrick Ward‘s offer to remain with the team for $3 million a year, per Rotoworld. NFL Network’s Adam Schefter has reported the Seattle Seahawks have added DT Colin … Continue reading