NFL Football HEADLINES
The Baltimore Ravens will have to deal with the arrest of another one of their players.
Detroit Lions owner and chairman William Clay Ford, Sr. died Sunday morning. He was 88 years old.
Sam Shields will remain in Green Bay, agreeing to terms on a new contract with the Packers this weekend.
Sam Shields has agreed to re-sign with the Packers, keeping one of the top free-agent cornerbacks this offseason off the market.
March 8 — Clubs are permitted to contact and enter into contract negotiations with certified agents of players.
The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed defensive end Red Bryant, who was released by the Seattle Seahawks last week.
Love him or hate him, Joe Banner was one of a kind in the NFL.
Devin Hester is the most productive kick-return specialist in NFL history.
Branden Albert has vaulted to the top of the Miami Dolphins' wish list, and Rodger Saffold isn't too far behind.
Aside from cost, the Eagles are unlikely to pursue free-agent safeties Jairus Byrd and T.J. Ward because neither is an ideal schematic fit.
They built the foundation for their Super Bowl championship team in the draft, finding inexpensive, young players at virtually every position.
Under Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff, the franchise has a spotty free-agency record since 2008.
Capsules of the 16 NFC teams entering NFL free agency, which begins Tuesday:
Capsules of the 16 AFC teams entering NFL free agency, which begins Tuesday:
LOS ANGELES-Down, set ... shop!
One of the major themes at Rams Park this offseason is developing all those draft picks piled up in the past two years, not making a big splash in free agency.
(The NFL free agency period begins Tuesday at 3 p.m. St. Louis time)
Down, set... shop!
Carolina Panthers free safety Mike Mitchell and wide receiver Ted Ginn Jr. - the team's top priorities among their own free agents - are expected to hit the open market Tuesday when the free agency signing period begins.
The boys-will-be-boys mentality often associated with behavioral problems among NFL players on the field and in the locker room will be a serious point of emphasis when league owners meet later this month.
The Eagles begin free agency in a familiar position: with money to spend and with holes to fill.
Davin Joseph's eight-year tenure with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers officially came to an end Saturday, with the team releasing the two-time Pro Bowl guard to clear salary cap space.
The New York Jets and tight end Jeff Cumberland reached an agreement on a new contract Saturday, three days before the four-year pro was set to become an unrestricted free agent.
The veteran isn't the sexy pick at QB, but it's the smart one.
Darrell Stuckey and the San Diego Chargers have agreed to a new contract that keeps the safety and special teams standout from hitting the free-agent market.
The Jacksonville Jaguars and free agent defensive tackle Red Bryant have reached agreement on a four-year contract.
Free agency is filled with hopes, dreams, reaches, nightmares and plenty of money but there is no telling what will come the way of NFL teams when the signing season opens at 3 p.m. Tuesday.
Devin Hester, you were ridiculous.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have released veteran guard Davin Joseph, a mainstay on their offensive line over the past eight seasons.
The Cincinnati Bengals re-signed guard Mike Pollak on Saturday, keeping him off the free-agent market.
San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh is ready for a busy week ahead with the start of free agency and is moving forward from the recent news that the Cleveland Browns inquired about trading for him.
The New York Jets and tight end Jeff Cumberland have agreed to terms on a new contract.
Former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper has been ordered held in jail without bail by a Los Angeles judge, who warned that she would have to free him soon if charges aren't filed against him in a similar case in Louisiana.
The last time the San Francisco 49ers got over the hump and won a Super Bowl, they did so after signing a parade of high-priced free agents led by Deion Sanders.
The Oakland Raiders have gone out of their way to warn fans they shouldn't expect a spending spree when free agency opens.
SEATTLE - One NFL fact of life Bill Polian said he learned during his time running the Indianapolis Colts from 1998-2011: The outside fascination with free agency is almost always greater than the payoff.
With 36½ sacks over his first three seasons, plus five more over four playoff games, Houston defensive end J.J. Watt has quickly become one of the NFL's premier pass rushers.
Let the bidding binges begin.
Matt Cassel will be back as the Vikings quarterback ... but with a better deal.
Linebacker Lance Briggs on Friday morning lamented some painful transitions involving his "brothers" on the Bears' defense while pushing himself toward accepting the fact change is inevitable in the NFL.
When tight end Dennis Pitta learned that his fractured and dislocated right hip wouldn't keep him out from the entirety of last season, the biggest question became just how effective and explosive he would be when he returned.
Matt Cassel was one day away from hitting the free agent market and fielding offers from other suitors. Then the Minnesota Vikings swooped in at the last minute.
The Browns' new regime of General Manager Ray Farmer and coach Mike Pettine must be cautious because it's entering dangerous territory.
Jared Allen is plunging into free agency for the first time in his career. He's made two things abundantly clear: Allen is not interested in signing a bargain deal to be a situational pass rusher, and the Minnesota Vikings aren't out of the running to retain his services.
The Arizona Cardinals signed veteran tight end John Carlson to a two-year contract on Friday.
- 467 George Zimmerman found not guilty in death of Trayvon Martin
- 452 Tacoma rally promotes discussion following George Zimmerman verdict
- 394 For Zimmerman, ‘not guilty’ does not equal innocence
- 3 Seattle mayor’s tunnel antics put highways at risk
- 1 NSA revelations reframe digital life for some