1:10 PM EST, Mon February 27, 2017
Boston Herald 14 hours ago
Bears’ Jay Cutler, Alshon Jeffery face uncertain futures as NFL offseason heats up

Bears’ Jay Cutler, Alshon Jeffery face uncertain futures as NFL offseason heats up

Indianapolis will again become the NFL’s hub this week, playing host to the annual scouting combine. As always, much of the TV spotlight and outside hype will center around the 330 draft-eligible invitees who will partake in on-field testing, medical examinations and interview sessions.Yet for Bears general manager Ryan Pace and coach John Fox, the business demands will stretch beyond their draft preparation homework. Pace and Fox are scheduled to meet with reporters Wednesday at the Indianapolis Convention Center to offer their offseason updates. As that session closes in, here are four...
Ed Valentine / Big Blue View 4 hours ago

Alshon Jeffery won’t get franchise tag from Bears — report

Wide receiver appears almost certain to reach open market Alshon Jeffery, who could be the top wide receiver on the free agent market next month, reportedly will not receive the franchise tag from the Chicago Bears. That means the 27-year-old is likely to reach the open market. The New York Giants...
NFL Trade Rumors 4 hours ago

Bears Not Expected To Use Franchise Tag On WR Alshon Jeffery

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Bears are not expected to use their franchise tag on WR Alshon Jeffery before the upcoming deadline. It would cost Chicago over $17 million fully guaranteed for the 2017 season to do so, which includes a 20 percent raise over the normal tag figure for a receiver...
Lombardi Ave. | FanSided 21 hours ago

Green Bay Packers: They should let Nick Perry walk

Nick Perry gave the Green Bay Packers $5 million in production in 2016 with a team-leading 11 sacks – something Packers fans and coaches have been waiting on for five years. But that five million came on a single season, $5 million contract that now comes due with the start of free agency this week. […] Green Bay Packers: They should let Nick Perry walk - Lombardi Ave - Lombardi Ave - A Green Bay Packers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Will the Vikings be looking for a new kick returner?

Will the Vikings be looking for a new kick returner?

In lieu of playing time for Laquon Treadwell, Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman got an extended look at Cordarrelle Patterson last season before the former first-round pick could test free agency next month. Giving those opportunities to Treadwell next season will be a “point of emphasis” moving forward, Spielman said last week, which could make it difficult for the Vikings to pay Patterson what he might command on the open market. “A kid that has [Treadwell's] talent, with his work ethic and all the extra time he puts in to be good,” Spielman said, “he is going to be a good...

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CSN Chicago 2 hours ago

Bears reportedly won't franchise tag Alshon Jeffery

NFL.com's Insider Ian Rapoport dropped a news bomb in the middle of the night, Tweeting in the wee hours of Monday morning that the Bears
Lombardi Ave. | FanSided 3 hours ago

Green Bay Packers News: Search for defensive talent begins at combine

The NFL Combine gets underway this week, which is the next step in the offseason process for the Green Bay Packers. Get your stopwatches ready, because the NFL Combine is almost here. We’re about to get obsessed with 40-yard times, hand sizes and bench presses. March is a busy month in the offseason. Following the […] Green Bay Packers News: Search for defensive talent begins at combine - Lombardi Ave - Lombardi Ave - A Green Bay Packers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Lombardi Ave. | FanSided 3 hours ago

Green Bay Packers 2017 Draft: Interview with Wisconsin linebacker Vince Biegel

Just about every kid playing Pop Warner football in Wisconsin dreams of some day donning the Green and Gold and taking the field on Sunday as a Green Bay Packer. Former Wisconsin Badger linebacker and now 2017 NFL Draft prospect Vince Biegel could see this dream become a reality this spring. Similar to former Packers […] Green Bay Packers 2017 Draft: Interview with Wisconsin linebacker Vince Biegel - Lombardi Ave - Lombardi Ave - A Green Bay Packers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Green Bay Press-Gazette 3 hours ago
Morning Buzz: Time for Thompson to pay up

Morning Buzz: Time for Thompson to pay up

Your Morning Buzz, rounding up news and views regarding the Green Bay Packers and the NFL       

Source: Bears unlikely to tag WR Jeffery again

Source: Bears unlikely to tag WR Jeffery again
Grand Rapids Press 4 hours ago
NFL Combine preview: Variety of DT options available for Detroit Lions

NFL Combine preview: Variety of DT options available for Detroit Lions

Leading up to the NFL Combine, MLive.com's Nate Atkins and Kyle Meinke are breaking down the players to watch at each position for the Detroit Lions.

Bears should focus on quarterbacks, secondary at combine

Bears should focus on quarterbacks, secondary at combine
Grand Rapids Press 8 hours ago
Detroit Lions' 2017 NFL Draft order is set

Detroit Lions' 2017 NFL Draft order is set

The Lions will have eight draft picks this year, two fewer than last season but still tied for most in the NFC North. Here are where they fall in the order.
'Little things' loom large in Datone Jones' future

'Little things' loom large in Datone Jones' future

Sixth in a series looking at the Green Bay Packers’ unrestricted, restricted and exclusive-rights free agents.        

Geronimo Allison faces crucial second year with Green Bay Packers

Sometimes, a Green Bay Packers player is reminiscent of another Packer from the past. Jared Cook is similar to a less agile Jermichael Finley. Desmond Bishop drew comparisons to a young Nick Barnett. Here’s one comparison that Packers fans will be hoping doesn’t come true: Jarrett Boykin and Geronimo Allison. Boykin made the Packers’ 53-man roster as an […] Geronimo Allison faces crucial second year with Green Bay Packers - Lombardi Ave - Lombardi Ave - A Green Bay Packers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Grand Rapids Press Feb 26, 2017
NFL combine preview: Safety isn't a position Lions can afford to ignore

NFL combine preview: Safety isn't a position Lions can afford to ignore

In the week leading up to the NFL Scouting Combine, MLive.com's Nate Atkins and Kyle Meinke are looking at early-, mid- and late-round prospects that the Lions should keep a close eye on at each position.

Green Bay Packers News: Seven-round mock draft

The focus is all on the 2017 NFL Draft in Sunday’s Titletown Report. By now we all know the Green Bay Packers’ biggest needs: cornerback, edge rusher, tight end, and running back. Things could change between now and the 2017 NFL Draft, but for now those are the biggest needs. So how could the Packers […] Green Bay Packers News: Seven-round mock draft - Lombardi Ave - Lombardi Ave - A Green Bay Packers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

NFC North Player News

  • 5 Alshon Jeffery

    Alshon Jeffery

    Bears’ Jay Cutler, Alshon Jeffery face uncertain futures as NFL offseason heats up

  • 2 Nick Perry

    Nick Perry

    Dallas Cowboys: Is free agent Nick Perry a one-hit wonder?

  • 2 Jay Cutler

    Jay Cutler

    Revisiting Jay Cutler’s Career against the Packers - the early years (2006-2010)

  • 2 Adrian Peterson

    Adrian Peterson

    Adrian Peterson's dad lobbies for the Vikings to keep his son

  • 1 Randall Cobb

    Randall Cobb

    Green Bay Packers: Clay Matthews, Randall Cobb contracts hurting cap

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