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Scott Fitterer: Anthony Richardson “more than a project,” he’s a really good player

The Panthers wrapped up their Pro Day visits with this year’s top quarterback prospects by watching Anthony Richardson work out at the University of Florida on Thursday.Richardson flashed the big arm he showed during games for the Gators when he hit the roof of the team’s indoor practice facility with a throw on Thursday, so [more]

Report: Steelers are expected to sign Keanu Neal

The Steelers are close to a deal with safety Keanu Neal, Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.Neal, 27, spent last season in Tampa, playing all 17 games with eight starts. He totaled 63 tackles, an interception, half a sack and five quarterback hits.Neal played safety five seasons in Atlanta after joining the team as [more]

Nathan Peterman to re-sign with Bears

The Bears are keeping one of their quarterbacks entering the 2023 offseason program.Nathan Peterman is re-signing with the Bears, according to Tom Pelissero of NFL Media.Peterman spent last season with Chicago, appearing in three games. He started the last game of the season, completing 11-of-19 passes for 114 yards with a touchdown.A Bills fifth-round pick [more]

Scott Daly signs exclusive rights tender

Lions long snapper Scott Daly has signed his exclusive rights tender, Aaron Wilson of KPRC reports.Daly, 29, has spent the past two seasons in Detroit, playing all 34 games.He signed with the Cowboys in 2018 but didn’t make their roster. The Lions finally gave him a chance in 2021, and he took advantage by making [more]

Eagles to sign Kentavius Street

The Eagles are bringing in another defensive lineman.Per Adam Schefter of ESPN, Philadelphia is signing defensive tackle Kentavius Street.Street spent last season with the Saints, playing a rotational role on the club’s defensive line. He was on the field for 46 percent of New Orleans’ defensive snaps, recording 3.5 sacks, five, tackles for loss, and [more]

Cardinals sign Rashad Fenton

The Cardinals have added some depth to their secondary.Arizona has signed cornerback Rashad Fenton to a one-year deal, the club announced on Thursday.Fenton was a Chiefs sixth-round pick in 2019 and was with the club until last November, when Kansas City traded him to Atlanta. Fenton played in two games for Atlanta after starting five [more]

Terry Fontenot: We’re excited to add Scotty Miller to the mix

The Falcons have added some speed from a division rival by signing receiver Scotty Miller.The one-year deal, which was reported earlier this week, became official on Thursday, Atlanta announced.Miller, who spent his first four seasons with the Buccaneers, brings another dimension to the Falcons’ offense, which will have second-year quarterback Desmond Ridder at the helm [more]

Robert Griffin III says he’s in talks to join the Josh Harris bid for the Commanders

Quarterback Robert Griffin III has a complicated history with the Commanders, one that recently included Griffin pulling the plug on a deal to write a tell-all book about his experiences with the team.Griffin said earlier this week on The Rich Eisen Show that Griffin is in talks to join one of the groups attempting to [more]

Cowboys didn’t offer Ezekiel Elliott a reduced deal to avoid “insulting” him

The Cowboys bungled the original Ezekiel Elliott contract, paying too much money and building in guarantees that made it impossible to move on before this year. But the Cowboys also may have managed his departure to perfection.Via Jori Epstein of Yahoo Sports, Cowboys executive Stephen Jones explained this week that the team didn’t offer Elliott [more]

Kyle Shanahan: Sam Darnold has as good of a skillset as there is

The 49ers signed Sam Darnold to give themselves another option at quarterback with Brock Purdy‘s status unclear after his elbow surgery.Earlier this week at the annual league meeting, head coach Kyle Shanahan said Darnold “has as good of a skillset as there is.”“That’s why he went as the third pick in the draft,” Shanahan said [more]

Jets, Giants have new turf at MetLife Stadium

It’s not real, but it’s a better version of fake.Via the New York Daily News, MetLife Stadium has a new playing surface.The new playing surface features monofilament turf, not slit film. The NFL Players Association, which generally wants grass over turf, has specifically called for stadiums with slit film turf to replace those surfaces with [more]

Jeremy Chinn “super excited” about role in new Panthers defense

The Panthers traded up for the first overall pick in this year’s draft has centered most of the attention in Carolina on the quarterback position, but that’s not the only place where things are going to look different for the team in 2023.New defensive coordinator Ejiro Evero is installing his defense this offseason and it [more]

The table may be set for Jeff Bezos to make his Commanders bid

On Tuesday, ESPN reported on the existence of a pair of $6 billion bids for the Commanders, without any further information, analysis, or context as to how current owner Daniel Snyder would pick a winner.Other reporting from other outlets has provided some of the missing information, analysis, and/or context. And it points to a very [more]

Anthony Richardson met with Panthers, Raiders on Wednesday

With the annual league meeting over from earlier this week, teams are back on the road for the Pro Day circuit.Florida will have its showcase on Thursday, giving teams a chance to see players like quarterback Anthony Richardson in person for further evaluation before the draft next month.To that end, NFL Media’s Tom Pelissero reports [more]

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