The PFT crew break down the latest news and notes from around the NFL, including Michael Bennett’s tenuous future in Seattle, TE John Carlson signing with the Cardinals and the NFL potentially upping the salary cap to $160m by 2016.
PFT’s Jon Ritchie breaks down some of the top available cornerbacks on the market this offseason, including Aqib Talib and Champ Bailey. Plus, Mike Florio provides an update on contract negotiations between the Colts and Vontae Davis.
The Jacksonville Jaguars re-signed QB Chad Henne to a 2-year contract. Mike Florio discusses the positives and negatives of the deal for both Henne and the Jaguars organization. Florio says Henne is just being signed as an insurance policy, as the Jaguars will look to sure up the quarterback position through the draft.
Mike Florio and Jon Ritchie discuss where free agent “wild cards,” like Lofa Tatupu and Jon Beason, may end up next season. Jon Ritchie says his biggest wild card is Tatupu because he is coming off of double knee surgery and a torn pectoral which has kept him from playing for the past three seasons.
ProFootballTalk’s Mike Florio talks with Bills RB C.J. Spiller about his rookie year, when he felt the game “slow down,” his plans for the offseason, Sammy Watkins’ transition to the NFL and more.
Mike Florio answers fans’ calls and tweets, including whether the Cowboys would consider drafting Johnny Football.
On Thursday, we told you Bills running back C.J. Spiller would be a guest on PFT Live but Spiller was unable to make it to the show.
So he’ll join us on Friday instead. Spiller and Mike Florio will talk about the back’s injury-filled 2013 season and what he’s planning to do this offseason to limit the chance of future injuries cutting into his time on the field. They’ll also talk about quarterback E.J. Manuel and the Bills’ needs for the offseason during his visit.
From there, it’s up to you. Whether your questions have to do with free agency, the draft or something else entirely, Florio will be answering them. You can send them our way on Twitter — @ProFootballTalk — or give a call to 888-237-5269 during the show to share what’s on your mind.
It all gets started at noon ET and you can watch it all live by clicking right here.
Erik Kuselias talks with Panthers’ defensive end Greg Hardy about signing a franchise tender with Carolina. Mike Florio explains why this was such a high priority move for the Panthers.
Vikings’ RB Adrian Peterson announces that he believes free-agent to be Michael Vick will instantly make the Vikings a playoff team. Mike Florio believes Peterson stepped out of character to play the role of pretend GM.
The Indianapolis Colts signed former Browns linebacker D’Qwell Jackson to a four-year, $22 million deal. Shaun King believes this was a smart move by the Colts.
Mike Florio discusses the hottest topics around the NFL, including the Colts’ new signing in D’Qwell Jackson, the Titans’ best option is to hold on and trade Chris Johnson and Adrian Peterson’s eagerness for Michael Vick speaks to the Vikings’ frustrations.
PFT’s managing editor Michael David Smith joins Mike Florio to discuss the hottest trending topics around the NFL, including the ongoing franchise tag saga centered around Jimmy Graham.
As the NFL free agency window looms, Mike Florio continues his preview of the league’s best players in search of a new team. Tight ends and running backs are on his radar in this edition.
Bills running back C.J. Spiller didn’t make the impact that many predicted during the 2013 season as the injury bug took a big bite out of his on-field availability and explosiveness.
Spiller will join Mike Florio on Thursday’s edition of PFT Live to discuss how he’s feeling a couple of months after the end of the regular season. They’ll also talk about his plans for the offseason, quarterback E.J. Manuel’s progression and what he thinks the Bills need to do this offseason to make a run at a playoff spot in 2014.
Spiller isn’t going to be a free agent, but there are plenty of running backs that will be looking for work next week. Florio will break them down along with a free agent group of tight ends that’s been thinned out with Dennis Pitta and Jimmy Graham being taken off the market.
It all gets underway at noon ET and you can watch it all live by clicking right here.