11:46 PM EDT, Thu July 31, 2014
Seattle Times 3 hours ago

Pro Football Talk says Seahawks bumped up Lynch's 2014 salary

Pro Football Talk reports that Marshawn Lynch appears to have gotten at least a little something from the Seahawks to end his week-long holdout.
Seahawks Blog | Seattle Times 7 hours ago

Seahawks not ready yet to confirm reports that Marshawn Lynch will report tomorrow --- With Pete Carroll video

The big news at Seahawks camp today happened via social media, as ESPN.com and NFL.com each reported that running back Marshawn Lynch will report to camp soon, potentially tomorrow. Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said after practice that that was news to him. "He's still not here,'' Carroll said of Lynch....
Field Gulls 8 hours ago

Marshawn Lynch to report to training camp, per reports

Marshawn Lynch will report to Seahawks training camp sometime in the next day, reports Adam Schefter and Adam Caplan. Marshawn Lynch is planning to end his holdout and is expected to report to Seattle's training camp in next 24 hours, via @caplannfl and me. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) July 31,...
Cincy Jungle 7 hours ago

Marshawn Lynch to end holdout; David Wilson neck injury may end career

This is a very sad way to see the career of David Wilson end if true. NFL training camps are now open for every team, and surprisingly, we've not seen many players holding out in hopes for a new deal. It looked like Marshawn Lynch was going to report to the Seattle Seahawks' camp, despite being...
Field Gulls 6 hours ago

Jesse Williams will require knee surgery, per report

Lost in the hoopla around Marshawn Lynch's impending return to Seahawks training camp, Danny O'Neil is reporting that Jesse Williams will require surgery on a knee that he injured yesterday. This comes as a huge blow to Williams, who spent the last year rehabbing his knee down in Australia after it...

Dallas Cowboys not likely to sign extension with Oxnard for training camp in 2015 for another 2 to 3 months

OXNARD, Calif. – Though both sides anticipate the Cowboys returning to Oxnard for training camp in 2015, the club isn’t likely to sign an extension with the city until it has been ensured ample parking space will be available for …
Blogging The Boys 9 hours ago

What Tyron Smith's New Contract Tells About Josh Brent's Future With The Cowboys

The two events may seem to be largely unconnected, but there is a direct link between the contract Tyron Smith agreed to and the anticipated return of Josh Brent to the Dallas Cowboys. Josh Brent has completed his sentence and the ensuing treatment program after his conviction for intoxicated manslaughter...
Todd Archer / Dallas Cowboys Blog | ESPN Dallas 10 hours ago

With Tyron Smith, Tony Romo at ease

OXNARD, Calif. -- When Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo looks to his left, he has a sense of calm. The reason is simple: Tyron Smith. “There is an ease because he is there,” Romo said. “It’s not very often, but he, like anybody, may get beat. You are not going to see that happen multiple...
USC Blog | Orange County Register 11 hours ago

Regarding Tyron Smith's contract extension

Former Trojan Tyron Smith is in a place every current Trojan wants to be. Smith, who played for USC from 2008-10, is the starting left tackle for the Dallas Cowboys. He is a budding star with a bright future. And on Wednesday the 23-year-old signed...

Patrick Peterson contract details out, 2014 cap number goes up only about $1 million

We now know how it looks year to year. The contract breakdown for Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson is in. Pro Football Talk had the information by year and then Overthecap.com charted it out. In his original contract, Peterson was due to make around $2.9 million and his cap number was about $5.8 million. His fifth-year option for 2015 was due to be for a little more than $10 million. Before the "extension" kicks in, his salary in 2014 and 2015 are affected. He got a signing bonus of $15.361 million. That cap hit is split up over five years -- a $3.072 million hit. still had...
Jess Root / Revenge Of The Birds 12 hours ago

Patrick Peterson glad to be paid, wants to win, 'canredefine the position'

Highlights from Peterson's press conference about his new contract. The Arizona Cardinals held a media conference on Wednesday to address the contract extension that the team gave cornerback Patrick Peterson, making him the highest paid cornerback in the league and in league history. What were some...
David Fucillo / Niners Nation 12 hours ago

Patrick Peterson removed from offense, special teams work

The Arizona Cardinals are limited Patrick Peterson's work, as he will no longer return punts, or work on offense. This decision provides an excuse to show one of my favorite pictures in our story editor! Tuesday evening, Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson announced on Twitter that he had...
David Fucillo / Niners Nation 15 hours ago

Aldon Smith scheduled to meet with Roger Goodell on August 8, per Adam Schefter

ESPN is reporting Aldon Smith will meet with Roger Goodell on Friday, August 8, to discuss his potential suspension. What does it mean for the 49ers? ESPN's Adam Schefter is reporting that Aldon Smith will meet with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Friday, August 8. The San Francisco 49ers play the Baltimore Ravens Thursday, August 7, and will stay in town for four days of practice to follow. It sounds like Smith will travel up to New York City for the meeting, thus missing the joint 49ers-Ravens practice at M&T Bank Stadium that day. I imagine he would be back later in the day, and thus...
49ers Hot Read | San Jose Mercury News 12 hours ago

Report: Aldon Smith’s date with NFL commissioner is day after exhibition opener at Ravens

Linebacker Aldon Smith opened training camp expecting to meet soon with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, and that date apparently will be next Friday, Aug. 8. Smith’s disciplinary fate rests in Goodell’s hands and a “significant suspension” is expected to be… Continue Reading →
Eric Branch / San Francisco Chronicle 12 hours ago

Report: Smith will meet with Goodell on Aug. 8

Outside linebacker Aldon Smith, who is facing a suspension for a series of off-the-field transgressions, will reportedly meet with commissioner Roger Goodell on Aug. 8 in New York while the 49ers are in the midst of a six-day trip to Baltimore.

Lance Briggs set on righting defense's course

BOURBONNAIS — Lance Briggs brought it up. He hasn't been to a Pro Bowl since 2011 after a streak of seven straight invitations to the game.
Tampa Bay Times 5 hours ago

Bucs' Mike Evans begins to learn NFL's lessons

TAMPA — During one of the first days of training camp, receiver Mike Evans lined up against Pro Bowl cornerback Alterraun Verner during a one-on-one passing drill. The Bucs' rookie tried to shake and bake. He threw a head fake. He stutter stepped.
New Orleans Saints defensive end Cam Jordan fueled by desire for first Super Bowl ring

New Orleans Saints defensive end Cam Jordan fueled by desire for first Super Bowl ring

"We need it. I need it. It's more personal than anything, and I believe with the team we have, we'll be able to do it," Jordan said.
CSN Washington 2 hours ago

Andre Roberts on WRs: 'We all want to have the 1,000-yard season'

Andre Roberts signed with the Redskins when the depth chart looked different, but that doesn't mean his outlook has changed. Watch here.
Lions sign Kris Redding, waive Cody Wilson

Lions sign Kris Redding, waive Cody Wilson

The Detroit Lions added a defensive end and waived a wide receiver on Thursday. Prior to beginning practice on Thursday, the Detroit Lions made a minor change to their roster. Wide receiver Cody Wilson was waived with the injured designation, and the Lions signed defensive end Kris Redding. This is actually the second time that Wilson has been let go by the Lions this year. He was first released back in May before being brought back in June, and now he is set to become a free agent again if he clears waivers. The Lions could potentially put him on injured reserve if he clears waivers, but...
Fort-Worth Star Telegram 3 hours ago
Jason Garrett, for now, is Jerry’s coach for life

Jason Garrett, for now, is Jerry’s coach for life

The Cowboys owner prefers a coaching evolution to another revolution.
Cat Scratch Reader 2 hours ago
Carolina Panthers Trivia Tuesday: Answer Revealed

Carolina Panthers Trivia Tuesday: Answer Revealed

This week's edition of Trivia Tuesday required some math skills and a small dose of research. Congratulations to axially_loaded_bar who was first to answer correctly at 6:55 am. If you worked the math and came up with any number other than 43, then you slipped up somewhere along the way. One quick look at the roster on the Carolina Panthers' official website and you'll see that Fozzy Whittaker is the proud owner of that number. In fact, the 25 year old just became the newest member of the black and blue when he signed four days ago on July 27. After graduating early from the University of...
New York Post 9 hours ago
Giants were ‘dead silent’ and ‘hurt’ when Wilson went down

Giants were ‘dead silent’ and ‘hurt’ when Wilson went down

As the Giants wait to see if David Wilson gets a thumbs up or a thumbs down on continuing his NFL career, they are hoping for the best and bracing for...
Vikings Gab 1 hour ago

Rebound For Chad Greenway?

Chad Greenway has been one of the most popular Vikings for years.  Now with Jared Allen and Kevin Williams no longer on the roster, Chad will be leaned on for his leadership more than ever.  His on field play over the past couple of seasons have left me wondering if his bloated salary cap number […]
Chicago Tribune 6 hours ago

Officials almost blew dead bizarre TD in Bears-Packers finale

BOURBONNAIS -- One of the oddest and most painful plays in the Chicago Bears' recent history almost wasn't so.
Bob McGinn Packers chat

Bob McGinn Packers chat

Journal Sentinel beat writer Bob McGinn answers questions about the Packers and NFL free agency during a chat on Monday.

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Fort-Worth Star Telegram 36 mins ago
Cowboys notes: Guard Leary returns to practice

Cowboys notes: Guard Leary returns to practice

The left guard is ready to compete for the starting job after missing the first week of workouts with a strained hamstring.
Times-Picayune 44 mins ago

New Orleans Saints enjoying a training camp like no other at The Greenbrier | Thursday's Dunc Shot

The Saints enjoy the best training camp set-up in the NFL.
Matt Barrows / Sacramento Bee 50 mins ago

49ers, coach Jim Harbaugh agree to hold off contract extension talks until season’s end

Team owner Jed York said Thursday that he and coach Jim Harbaugh have agreed to table contract talks until the end of the 49ers’ season.
Detroit News 55 mins ago

Lions' Larry Webster defeats learning curve

The first thing the Lions changed was Webster's stance. During his two years in college, Webster said there wasn't any emphasis on how he lined up, but the Lions coaches showed him he needs to have his heels straight.

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  • 6 Lance Briggs

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