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Packers sign Ty Montgomery, have just one unsigned pick

And another team moves another step closer to having business taken care of before Memorial Day. According to Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com, the Packers have signed third-round pick Ty Montgomery, a wide receiver from Stanford. The Packers themselves described Montgomery as a bigger Randall Cobb, and he should have a chance to make an early…

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Wednesday morning one-liners

The daughter and wife of Bills Hall of Fame QB Jim Kelly have written a book about the family’s struggle with Jim’s cancer. There’s some risk and some reward for both sides in Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill’s new contract. Other owners are showing appreciation for Patriots owner Robert Kraft’s decision not to appeal the team’s…

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PFT Planet: Will legal battle do more harm for Brady?

PFT Live: Mike Florio answers tweets and calls from fans and says Tom Brady is too far deep in denying participating in Defaltegate to back down now, speculates how Packers fans will receive Brett Favre and more.

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Tuesday morning one-liners

The Bills are happy with the depth of their receiving corps. Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald notes the “steady improvement” the Dolphins have seen from QB Ryan Tannehill. LB Brandon Spikes is back with the Patriots after some less than fond remembrances of his time with the team when he left last offseason. What…

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“New money” puts Tannehill in top six of all quarterbacks

Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill doesn’t currently rank among the top six quarterbacks in the NFL. His contract does. Sort of. For now. As so-called “new money” analysis goes, Tannehill gets $77 million over four years. That’s an average of $19.25 million, putting him behind only Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers ($22 million), Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan ($20.75…

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49ers sign Mylan Hicks, Justin Renfrow after tryouts

The San Francisco 49ers signed a pair of players after participating in tryouts during the team’s rookie mini-camp last weekend. The 49ers announced the signings of cornerback Mylan Hicks and tackle Justin Renfrow on Monday. Hicks is an undrafted free agent from Michigan State. Renfrow spent time with the Arizona Cardinals, Green Bay Packers and…

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Green Bay’s the land of opportunity for undrafted rookies

The Packers have the luxury of a great quarterback, and a stable roster with a number of well-paid stars. But they still have a salary cap, and that means saving elsewhere. According to Jason Wilde of ESPNWisconsin.com, the Packers are able to balance things by getting more work out of the cheapest of the cheap —…

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Monday morning one-liners

Ty Powell is making a push to be the Bills’ Mike linebacker. The Dolphins are plotting a new course at wide receiver. Patriots TE A.J. Derby could be a productive late-round pick. The Jets don’t want to use rookie WR Devin Smith as their returner. Ravens RB Buck Allen explains how he earned his nickname.…

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Sunday morning one-liners

Bills TE MarQueis Gray helped make Mackenzie Moretter’s 10th birthday a special one. There was more to late Dolphins K Garo Yepremian’s life than one Super Bowl blunder. Gil Brandt of NFL Media thinks the Patriots can overcome losing draft picks in the next two years. Jets LB Lorenzo Mauldin’s upbringing helped him develop toughness…

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Saturday one-liners

Bills DE Alex Carrington hopes to find a way to contribute in his return to Buffalo, after a year of feeling not needed in St. Louis. Dan Marino sees plenty of potential in rookie WR DeVante Parker. The Patriots are building a new exhibit to highlight each of the team’s four Super Bowl championships. It’s…

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Friday morning one-liners

Bills WR Marquise Goodwin is working to make the most of his chance to earn a role in the offense. WR DeVante Parker is starting to immerse himself in the Dolphins playbook. Tom Curran of CSN New England isn’t surprised that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell will hear Patriots QB Tom Brady’s suspension appeal. Jets assistant…

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Thursday morning one-liners

How many FBs can the Bills keep? Dolphins tickets are hotter on the secondary market after a big offseason. The Patriots are counting on the stability Bill Belichick provides. Even with Tom Brady suspended and the division easier, the Jets have a glaring QB issue of their own. Retired Ravens LB Jarrett Johnson was one…

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Broncos add Pat Bowlen to Ring of Fame

The Broncos’ owner for the last three decades is the franchise’s newest member of the club’s Ring of Fame. Denver will honor Pat Bowlen at a halftime ceremony during the club’s Sunday, November 1 game vs. the Packers, the club announced Wednesday. “Pat Bowlen’s iconic, three-decade ownership of the Broncos includes an extraordinary winning tradition…

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Kippy Brown set to retire as Seahawks receivers coach

Seattle Seahawks wide receivers coach Kippy Brown is set to retire after spending the last five seasons on the team’s coaching staff. Brown has spent 21 seasons as a coach in the NFL with seven different teams. Brown coached running backs for the New York Jets (1990-92), Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1995), Miami Dolphins (1996-97) and…

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Aaron Rodgers wins on Celebrity Jeopardy!

Suck it, Cliff Clavin. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers appeared on Tuesday’s edition of Celebrity Jeopardy!  And Rodgers won $50,000 for charity. Via Chris Foran of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Rodgers outscored Kevin O’Leary from Shark Tank and former astronaut Mark Kelly. Rodgers, who wore a Mr. Rogers-style cardigan for the show, prevailed despite missing the…

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