Jets WR Eric Decker says he’ll be negotiating with TE Jeff Cumberland about No. 87.
The Bills are collecting linebackers in the hopes of better stopping the run.
New Dolphins CB Cortland Finnegan was candid in the assessment of his performance in 2013; “I can make no excuses for my play last year on the field,” Finnegan said. “At times I played well, at times I didn’t. Now it’s a clean slate.”
Patriots fans don’t want the team to cut gigantic DT Vince Wilfork, but not by a gigantic margin.
The Ravens didn’t cut DE Chris Canty before a $500,000 roster bonus came due on Friday, a good sign he’ll be back in 2014.
Bengals coach Marvin Lewis has now signed a new contract or an extension seven times since becoming head coach in 2003.
Former Browns RB Trent Richardson has more career carries than possible future Browns RB Ben Tate; Tate has a lot more yards.
The Steelers finally have listened to Warren Sapp; they’re getting younger on defense.
Former Texans DE Antonio Smith calls his departure from the team bittersweet; “Bitter because I’m leaving my brothers and a place I love, but sweet because it’s a new beginning for me. It’s nice to be highly sought after again.”
Star Wars no more; after years of spending on offense, the Colts are devoting cash and cap dollars to the defense.
On the fourth day of free agency, the Jaguars rested.
New Titans OT Michael Oher had a visit scheduled for Oakland, and that helped him realize he needed to sign with the team in his home state; “[A]s it was coming time for me to [leave for the airport], I just started telling myself, ‘I can’t leave, I can’t leave.’ So I’m glad we got something done.”
New Chiefs DT Vance Walker is expected to replace Tyson Jackson, now with the Falcons, in the starting lineup.
New Baltimore WR Steve Smith says the Chargers made him a contract offer after he was cut by Carolina.
The Broncos wanted LB Daryl Smith and C Evan Dietrich-Smith, but both signed elsewhere.
LB Will Herring’s agent is very angry that the Cowboys reneged on a deal to sign the player.
Despite some key free agency departures, LB Jon Beason believes the Giants can be “scary good” as a team in 2014.
Eagles coach Chip Kelly says he hasn’t figured out how to use RB Darren Sproles yet.
The Redskins continue to have interest in free-agent S Ryan Clark.
Bears RB Matt Forte has confidence in the moves G.M. Phil Emery is making to improve the team’s defense.
New Lions WR Golden Tate wants to challenge Jeremy Ross for kick-return duties.
Could the Packers make a play for Cleveland C Alex Mack?
As the Vikings get younger on defense, it’s still unclear whether they’ll bring back DT Kevin Williams.
The Falcons are hosting a clinic aimed at persuading mamas to let their babies grow up to be football players.
The Panthers are trying to re-sign WR Brandon LaFell.
Despite spending part of their training camp in West Virginia, the Saints will still have two weeks of open practices for fans at their facility in Metairie.
After making a big haul to start free agency, the Buccaneers will be slowing down.
The Cardinals remain interested in CB Antonio Cromartie, but it could take some time.
Rams OL Rodger Saffold told reporters his shoulder is fine, “and if you have any more questions, you guys can come into the weight room.”
49ers QB Blaine Gabbert hopes coach Jim Harbaugh can do with Gabbert what Harbaugh did with Alex Smith.
New Baltimore WR Steve Smith said the Seahawks were interested in signing him.