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Wednesday morning one-liners

The Rochester Democrat & Chronicle is bullish about the chances of keeping the Bills in Buffalo. Said Dolphins G.M. Dennis Hickey of his draft philosophy, “The important part to us … is evaluating the player and assigning the value of the player. Then you work towards the best player available.” Players on the Patriots joined…

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Bill O’Brien: Texans might draft two quarterbacks

At the league meetings last week, Texans coach Bill O’Brien said that the team will definitely be drafting a quarterback in May although he cautioned that the team wasn’t set on drafting a quarterback with the first overall pick. O’Brien said there were 10-12 quarterbacks that the Texans were evaluating and that they weren’t locked…

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Report: Raiders likely to deal late-round selection for Matt Schaub

The Raiders are reportedly poised to trade for Texans quarterback Matt Schaub. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Raiders are “expected” to deal a late-round selection in May’s draft to Houston for Schaub, the Texans’ starting quarterback for most of the last seven seasons. The 32-year-old Schaub struggled in 2013, throwing more interceptions (14) than…

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Friday morning one-liners

Will the Bills draft OT Jake Matthews at No. 9? Dolphins G.M. Dennis Hickey says he always wants more good players: “When you think you have depth, be careful, because you don’t.” Patriots WR Julian Edelman on what he wanted in a new contract: “A little security on how many years I’ll be here, I’ve…

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Texans sign Ryan Fitzpatrick

The Texans haven’t yet identified their franchise quarterback of the future, but they have identified a veteran who could serve as a short-term starter and/or a veteran mentor to the No. 1 overall pick. Ryan Fitzpatrick, formerly of the Titans, has signed with the Texans today. Ed Werder of ESPN reports that it’s a two-year…

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Ryan Fitzpatrick visiting Texans

The Texans haven’t been in much of a hurry to part ways with quarterback Matt Schaub, but they may be starting to think about making a move most observers have seen as a certainty since Houston benched him in favor of Case Keenum last season. Mark Berman of FOX 26 reports that Ryan Fitzpatrick is…

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Jason Campbell joins the Bengals

Veteran quarterback Jason Campbell won’t be leaving the state of Ohio for his next NFL gig. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports, and PFT has confirmed, that Campbell has agreed to terms with the Bengals.  It’s a one-year deal. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, the decision came down to Campbell and Ryan Fitzpatrick,…

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Shaun Hill visiting Rams, who are looking for clipboard-holder

The Rams are currently the vacant chair in backup-quarterback-musical-chairs, but that might not last long. According to Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the Rams are hosting Lions free agent Shaun Hill Monday. If signed, Hill would replace Kellen Clemens, who left to replace Charlie Whitehurst in San Diego after Whitehurst went to Tennessee…

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As expected, the Titans part ways with Ryan Fitzpatrick

The Titans made the move Friday that was anticipated when they signed quarterback Charlie Whitehurst. Actually, the one anticipated from the moment their last backup signed his last contract. According to Jim Wyatt of the Tennesseean, the Titans have informed Ryan Fitzpatrick of his release. Fitzpatrick had a $500,000 roster bonus and a $2.75 million…

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Doug Whaley says no plans for veteran QB in Buffalo

The backup quarterback carousel took a spin on Thursday when Charlie Whitehurst jumped to the Titans and Kellen Clemens replaced him as the clipboard holder in San Diego. That move is likely to shake Ryan Fitzpatrick loose in Tennessee, adding an experienced backup option for teams looking to make such an addition this offseason. Fitzpatrick…

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Charlie Whitehurst joins Ken Whisenhunt in Tennessee

For the second time in his NFL career, quarterback Charlie Whitehurst has left the Chargers to seek his fortune elsewhere. Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean reports that Whitehurst has agreed to a two-year deal with the Titans that is worth up to $8 million. The signing reunites Whitehurst with Titans head coach Ken Whisenhunt, who…

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Titans meeting with Pat Sims, Charlie Whitehurst on Thursday

One of the better defensive tackles still available and a backup quarterback with experience in Ken Whisenhunt’s offense are reportedly slated to visit with the Titans on Thursday. According to Jim Wyatt of the Nashville Tennessean, the Titans are meeting with Raiders defensive tackle Pat Sims and Chargers quarterback Charlie Whitehurst on Thursday. Sims (6-2,…

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Jaguars re-sign cornerback Will Blackmon

The Jaguars have retained of their most experienced players. The club said Tuesday it had re-signed cornerback Will Blackmon to a two-year deal. The 29-year-old Blackmon is one of the older players on Jacksonville’s roster, which has been retooled since head coach Gus Bradley and G.M. David Caldwell were installed in 2013. Blackmon played in…

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Ryan Fitzpatrick: No reason to fret about Titans future

Titans CEO Tommy Smith said this week that Jake Locker is the team’s starting quarterback heading into the 2014 season, which nips at suggestions or speculation that the Titans look at other starting options after Locker missed large chunks of time because of injuries in the last two seasons. Even if they aren’t going to…

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Thursday morning one-liners

A look at the Bills pending free agent class. As the Dolphins problems continue, the calls for Dan Marino to join the organization are just going to grow louder. Patriots TE Michael Hoomanawanui will ride with the Blue Angels. The Jets have plenty of business on their plates this week other than evaluating draft prospects.…

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