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Patriots extend Patrick Chung

Bill Belichick considers safety Patrick Chung one of the best players in the NFL, and he’s not letting him get away. The Patriots have extended the contract of Chung, who was heading into the final year of his contract in 2018, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. The 30-year-old Chung has had two different [more]

Report: Mathieu turned down more money from Cardinals to sign with Texans

Tyrann Mathieu said after the Cardinals cut him that his top priority was the right fit, not the most money. Apparently he meant it. Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic reports that the Cardinals were willing to pay Mathieu $8 million in 2018. Mathieu turned that down and took a a one-year contract that will [more]

Danny Woodhead retires

Danny Woodhead, a running back who arrived in the NFL as an undrafted rookie in 2008 and lasted a decade in the league, has decided to call it a career. The 33-year-old Woodhead wrote on Instagram that he is retiring. “God had crazy plans for a small little kid from North Platte, NE!” Woodhead wrote. [more]

Tyrann Mathieu heads to Houston on a one-year deal

Not long after the Cardinals released defensive back Tyrann Mathieu, Texans defensive end J.J. Watt had a simple message: “Come on over bro.” It worked. ESPN confirms what Watt strongly hinted at with a tweet consisting of three honey pots: Mathieu has agreed to terms on a one-year deal with the Texans. The Cardinals released [more]

Report: Raiders have reached agreement with Tank Carradine

The Raiders have reached an agreement with defensive lineman Tank Carradine, Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports. Carradine visited Oakland on Thursday. He played 44 games, with eight starts, in four seasons in San Francisco after the 49ers made him a second-round pick. He made 5.5 sacks and 76 tackles in his career there. Carradine, [more]

Bucs sign Ryan Jensen to four-year deal

Center Ryan Jensen has agreed to a four-year deal with the Buccaneers, his agent, Mike McCartney announced. Jensen will get $42 million deal, including $22 million guaranteed, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. The Bucs now can move Ali Marpet back to guard. The Ravens drafted Jensen in the sixth round in 2013. He started all [more]

Raiders sign punter Colby Wadman

The Raiders announced they have signed punter Colby Wadman. Wadman participated in the team’s rookie mini-camp in 2017 on a tryout basis. He also was with the Colts on a tryout basis for their rookie mini-camp last year. He did not make it to a training camp. Waldman averaged 40.2 yards per punt, with 57 [more]

Report: Patriots to sign Matt Tobin to one-year deal

The Patriots have agreed to terms with their third free agent of the day, getting offensive tackle Matt Tobin in the fold, Mike Reiss of ESPN reports. New England also reached deals with running back Jeremy Hill and defensive end Adrian Clayborn earlier Friday. Tobin, 27, spent four seasons in Philadelphia after signing as an [more]

Jordan Matthews visiting with Cardinals

Jordan Matthews is visiting Arizona today, Mike Jurecki of Arizona Sports Station 98.7 FM reports. The market has seemingly started slowly for Matthews. But several receivers have signed since free agency began this week, leaving Matthews as one of the top options at his position. Matthews, 25, played with new Cardinals quarterback Sam Bradford when [more]

Report: Jeremy Hill signing with Patriots

The Patriots have found Dion Lewis‘ replacement. Jeremy Hill will join Rex Burkhead, James White and Mike Gillislee in the Patriots’ backfield, having come to terms with New England, Field Yates of ESPN reports. Hill visited the Patriots on Friday. Hill, 25, was a second-round pick of the Bengals in 2014. He rushed for 2,873 [more]

Michael Crabtree: Age doesn’t really determine drive you have

Michael Crabtree turns 31 in September. He is coming off a season in which he had the second-fewest yards in his career (618) and the second-worst average yards per catch (10.7). And the Raiders just released him. Crabtree, though, believes he has plenty left in the tank. “Age doesn’t really determine that drive that you [more]

Demario Davis says the Jets didn’t make him an offer

A year ago, when the Jets decided to move on from veteran linebacker David Harris, the team took solace in the presence of Demario Davis. This year, the Jets didn’t even try to keep Davis around. “The shocking thing was the Jets didn’t make me an offer, so that made my decision easy because all [more]

Patriots sign Adrian Clayborn

The Patriots are adding some depth to the defensive line. Former Falcons defensive end Adrian Clayborn announced on Instagram that he is now a Patriot. Clayborn was the Buccaneers’ first-round pick in 2011 and played four years in Tampa. He then played three years in Atlanta. Last year Clayborn had a career-high 9.5 sacks, including [more]

Michael Crabtree agrees to three-year deal with Ravens

Nearing a deal went to done deal in a hurry. Michael Crabtree returned to the team facility to sign a three-year deal worth up to $21 million with the Ravens, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports. He gets $11 million guaranteed and will make at least $15 million — possibly up to $20 million — [more]

Report: Michael Crabtree nearing deal with Ravens

Michael Crabtree has returned to the Ravens facility as the sides near a deal, Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun reports. Crabtree had remained behind at a Baltimore hotel while his agent negotiated with the Ravens on Friday. The Raiders released Crabtree on Thursday after reaching an agreement with Jordy Nelson. Crabtree had a cap [more]

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