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Greg Gabriel: Breaking down Florida State CB Tarvarus McFadden

As have seen in recent history, top corners are always worth a premium whether it be the draft or NFL free agency. Teams can never get too many good corners. Four corners were drafted in thie past April's draft and…

CSN New England

Buffalo TV anchor takes shot at Stephon Gilmore with lowlights

A sports anchor in Buffalo is absolutely pissed at Stephon Gilmore. The former Bills cornerback, who joined the Pats in free agency this offseason, sent out

Redskins Insider | Washington Post

Kirk Cousins risks little financially in gambling on future, former NFL execs say

The financial risk quarterback Kirk Cousins has taken on after rebuffing the Redskins’ offer of a long-term contract isn’t as great as many perceive, given the peculiar economics of NFL free agency and the demand for players at his position. So say Bill Polian, a six-time NFL executive of the year, and former NFL executive […]

Dallas Cowboys Blog | Dallas Morning News

Cowboys DB outlook: Dallas hoping rookies provide three things to replace lost talent in free agency

Editor's note: SportsDay Cowboys insider Kate Hairopoulos broke down each of the team's position groups ahead of training camp. This installation, analyzing the Cowboys defensive backs, is the seventh of the series.Defensive BackOn the roster: CB Chidobe Awuzie, CB Anthony Brown, CB Nolan Carroll, CB Jourdan Lewis, CB Leon McFadden, CB Jeremiah McKinnon, CB Orlando Scandrick, CB Sammy Seamster, CB Duke Thomas, CB Marquez White, S Robert Blanton, S Kavon Frazier, S Jeff Heath, S Byron Jones, S Jameill Showers, S Xavier Woods2016 recap: The lineup was dominated by Brandon Carr, Barry Church and...

49ers Hot Read | San Jose Mercury News

Steve Young ‘surprised’ Colin Kaepernick is still a free agent

49ers legend weighed in on the former 49ers quarterback's situation in NFL free agency while on KNBR.

Inside The Star

Cowboys FS Byron Jones Works With Frisco RoughRiders To Improve Hands

Entering his third year as the Dallas Cowboys’ first-round pick of 2015, FS Byron Jones has embraced suddenly finding himself as a “veteran” in a new-look, young secondary that will be looking to completely change how pass defense has been played in Dallas recently. This passing defense has only improved as Jones has grown himself from a versatile rookie to full-time safety in 2016. Now, firmly slotted into the starting free safety spot with the departure of Barry Church and J.J. Wilcox at the position in free agency, Byron is looking to take a much-anticipated next step with his...

CSN Washington

Redskins have plenty of 2018 cap room to make or match a possible Kirk Cousins offer

It's entirely possible that should Kirk Cousins find a major dollar offer next year in free agency, the Redskins won't match it. That doesn't mean the team can't. 

Washington Times

Odell Beckham Jr. and New York Giants offseason review

Our offseason roundup through the NFC East moves on to the New York Giants this week. In case you missed it, last week's installment took a look at the Philadelphia Eagles, who bandaged a wide receiver group that had been sorely lacking in talent, through free agency and the draft. ...

Dallas Cowboys Blog | Dallas Morning News

Cowboys player profiles: Can DE Benson Mayowa build off strong finish in 2016?

Benson MayowaPosition: Defensive endSize: 6-3, 240Age when season starts: 26College: IdahoDrafted: Undrafted 2013Experience: fifth seasonContract status: Has two seasons left on $8.25 million deal he signed during 2016 free agency.2016 recap: Mayowa arrived in Dallas last season with little buzz and after Oakland declined to match the Cowboys' offer sheet. He only had two career sacks coming in. But it was Mayowa who ultimately led the Cowboys in sacks, totaling six. He responded to being benched for three games in November by defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli with two of his best games -...

CSN Washington

Redskins Playbook: Could Drew Brees' pending free agency impact Kirk Cousins?

It's entirely possible that Kirk Cousins will not be the best quarterback on the market next season, as Drew Brees could be available as a free agent. 

CBS DC

Florio: Cousins Free Agency Could Spark Rams-49ers Tug of War

Redskins not re-signing Kirk Cousins could lead to an epic free agency tug of war, Mike Florio says.

The Landry Hat

Dallas Cowboys: Who will replace Damien Wilson?

The Dallas Cowboys will be looking to replace one of the better linebackers in Damien Wilson. The team could possibly look to free agency for answers. The Dallas Cowboys will be down another player as linebacker Damien Wilson has been arrested on charges that include aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. It is clear to […] Dallas Cowboys: Who will replace Damien Wilson? - The Landry Hat - The Landry Hat - A Dallas Cowboys Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

CSN Houston

The Best Of Gallant At Night 7-6

Matt Hammond opens the show examining Astros GM Jeff Luhnow’s performance. Matt Hammond addresses complaints about Rockets GM Daryl Morey. In the Nightly News: NBA free agency moves and more. Will Carmelo Anthony really join […]

Denver Post

Broncos’ Brandon Marshall received honorary Nuggets jersey after Paul Millsap pitch

Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall received a custom No. 54 Nuggets jersey after helping the team land Paul Millsap in free agency.

Newark Star-Ledger

Jets' potential 2018 free agent targets | How to use all that salary cap space

As the New York Jets continue their rebuild, they should have lots of salary cap space entering 2018 free agency. Here are some guys they could target, including Matthew Stafford.

Express-Times

Here is the Eagles' secret superstar according to Pro Football Focus

The Eagles invested a ton of resources in their offense this offseason, but in terms of free agency, very little was done to help the offense.

The MMQB | SI.com

Will the Cowboys' defense improve on 2016 performance after free-agency losses?

The Dallas Cowboys defense made a handful of changes this off-season, but will it be enough to carry the team through a deep postseason run?

CSN Washington

Redskins Playbook: Why other NFL quarterbacks should want Kirk Cousins to hit free agency

Kirk Cousins made nearly $20 million last year.  Yet, CBS Sports' Joel Corry makes the case that QBs are actually underpaid, and Cousins can break that trend. 

Dallas Cowboys Blog | Dallas Morning News

This offseason move could pay off the most for the Dallas Cowboys next season

Kristi Scales, the sideline reporter for the Dallas Cowboys radio network, answered questions about the team in a live chat recently. Here are some highlights:What offseason move do you see paying off the most for the Cowboys next season?Scales: The investment made in the secondary in terms of commitment of draft picks (Cheeto, Jourdan Lewis, Xavier Woods, etc.) and the signing of veteran free agent cornerback Nolan Carroll helped revamp the defensive backfield which was left vacant in free agency with the departures of Barry Church, Brandon Carr, Mo Claiborne, and JJ Wilcox). But the team...

Times-Picayune

New Orleans Saints 2017 roster rankings: No. 8 Larry Warford

The Saints acquired guard Larry Warford via free agency this offseason, and should be a long-term replacement for Jahri Evans

CSN MidAtlantic

Brandon Williams: I need to get my sacks up

The Ravens made a big splash early in free agency when they re-signed defensive tackle Brandon Williams to a five-year deal worth up to $52.5 million. Williams landed that contract after spending the last three years as a starter in Baltimore and making a big impact against opposing run games on a weekly basis. Williams

Colts Insider | Indianapolis Star

NHL free agency 2017: Team-by-team tracker with analysis

A quick look at the major moves by each team.         

Colts Insider | Indianapolis Star

NBA free agency: Top 10 players at each position

Free agency officially begins on July 1.         

FOX Sports

Why NFL contracts are vastly different from NBA contracts

As we'll see when NBA free agency opens, the NFL's way of doing player business varies significantly (and is much less player-friendly) than the NBA's. From the reasons behind player trades to contract guarantees, let's dig into it.

Green Bay Press-Gazette

Martellus Bennett can bring new dimension to Packers offense

The Green Bay Packers didn’t add just one high level tight end in free agency this past off-season. They added two in a pair of moves that defied everything you thought you knew about general manager Ted Thompson.       

Dallas Cowboys Blog | Dallas Morning News

Here’s how you should really read the Dez Bryant-Josh Norman rivalry; what it means for Cowboys, Redskins

The Cowboys swept the Redskins in last year’s division matchups. But the 27-23, 31-26 victories were far from decisive, and Dallas should expect some new looks from a retooled Redskins coaching staff this year. Not to mention some free-agency shakeups: How will new Redskin Terrelle Pryor fill the shoes of DeSean Jackson and Pierre Garcon, both Washington losses this spring? If Dez Bryant stays healthy, will cornerback Josh Norman be able to defend him?With OTAs and minicamp over but teams not yet at training camp, SportsDay caught up with NFC East beat writers for the latest. Here's what...

Dallas Cowboys Blog | Dallas Morning News

Cowboys safety Byron Jones: Jaylon Smith is healthy, '100 percent'

Cowboys safety Byron Jones joined NFL Network recently to talk Jaylon Smith, Dak Prescott, Ezekiel Elliott and more. Here are some highlights:On becoming a leader in his third year: Yeah, yeah, a lot of young guys in our room right now. We still have two good vets, Jeff Heath and Orlando Scandrick, but as a third-year guy I have to start stepping up, speaking to the young guys. The guys are great so far. We've got a good room of competition and we're ready to go.On losing so many DBs in free agency: Guys are smart, that's the best part about it. We've got a lot of guys playing different...

NFL Free Agency 2017: Tony Romo found the easiest way to get to the Super Bowl | Uffsides

The Uffsides crew reviews and grades all the biggest NFL free agency decisions, including Tony Romo to CBS, Alshon Jeffery to the Eagles, Eddie Lacy to the Seahawks, and Jay Cutler's wang to the salty ocean air.

Will Jay Cutler be the next QB of the New York Jets?

SNY NFL Insider Ralph Vacchiano breaks down the latest news about the New York Jets and New York Giants as NFL free agency is in full swing, including rumors the Jets could pursue Jay Cutler to be their next QB, and details regarding the Giants signing of

Jets coach Todd Bowles talks Revis release and QB search

New York Jets head coach Todd Bowles talks about the team's decision to release Darrelle Revis and how the team plans to use free agency to find a quarterback.