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NFL Free Agents 2015: Breaking Down Top Rumors for Key Stars

This year's crop of NFL free agents is one of the most fascinating groups in a long time. It has everything all 32 teams are looking for, with a lot of star power at the top and more depth than anyone can handle.<p>One unfortunate byproduct of having so much talent available, depending on what happens …

2015 Draft Class Provides Opportunity for Packers to Add Pass-Catching RB

The Green Bay Packers do not lack many elements on an offense that led the NFL in scoring a season ago.<p>But if Super Bowl XLIX taught Green Bay anything, it's how a dynamic pass-catching running back can impact the game—even against one of the generation's most dominant defenses.<p>Two weeks after the …

Oakland Raiders Look to Upgrade Roster at the Expense of the Broncos

Maybe it’s mean. Perhaps it’s cruel, and even – barbaric. But there’s nothing quite like directly benefiting from the struggles of one of your …

How often do elite 40-yard dash times translate to successful NFL careers?

Before they can realize their dream of being drafted, more than 300 prospects will participate in the NFL scouting combine this week in Indianapolis. …

Dallas Cowboys: Dez Bryant tweets his displeasure with Cowboys | SportsDay

Dez Bryant appeared to not be happy with the team in a Tweet sent Tuesday afternoon, saying, "I wish They felt the same way but it's cool.. It's …

Check out these bold unofficial alternate NFL helmets

Designing a new helmet for a team is always a difficult proposition. It's not easy to make something that looks both cool <i>and</i> respects the team's …

Brandon Bostick heading to Minnesota after Packers cut him

Getty Images<p>Packers tight end Brandon Bostick paid for his special teams gaffe with his job.<p>But he’s apparently found another one …

Ryan Clark Announces Retirement: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

Longtime NFL safety Ryan Clark announced his retirement on ESPN's <i>NFL Live</i> television show on Wednesday.<p>Scott Brown of ESPN reported the news:<p>Retired star safety Brian Dawkins reached out to Clark when news of his decision broke:<p>The NFL on ESPN noted that Clark would carry on as an analyst:<p>Prior to …

Over-Under on fastest 40-yard dash at the Combine: 4.28 seconds

Getty Images<p>Last year, then-Kent State tailback Dri Archer came within two-hundredths of a second within tying Chris Johnson’s recent Combine …

Top edge rushers run well in Indianapolis

AP<p>NFL teams are always looking for help rushing the passer, which should mean that we see several edge rushers come off the board early on April …

Raiders stadium: Talks likely to end if no “significant progress” in 30 days

“If we don’t have significant progress within the next 30 days, I’d say one party or the other will call an end to it.” That’s how one source close to the Raiders stadium negotiations in Oakland characterizes the on-again, off-again talks.<p>The threat of the Raiders pulling up stakes and jointly …

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Report: Adrian Peterson tells Vikings he wants to play for Cowboys

He's been talking about the Cowboys since 2013. Will this offseason be the one in which AP lands in Big D?<p>There's a lot we don't know about Adrian …

Jameis Winston throws at combine

Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota, who each promised to do the full workout at this year's NFL scouting combine, kept their word Saturday as both …

Adrian Peterson Reportedly Wants to Play For the Cowboys

<b>Adrian Peterson</b> is coming off a "season" where he played all of one game and, if he has his way, it'll be the last time he ever lines up in the …

Zach Mettenberger: I could beat out Winston or Mariota for starting spot

Tennessee Titans quarterback Zach Mettenberger believes that if the Titans take either Jameis Winston or Marcus Mariota with the team's No. 2 draft …

Did Seattle Seahawks Find Marshawn Lynch's Successor at 2015 NFL Combine?

The Seattle Seahawks and Marshawn Lynch are reportedly negotiating a new deal but have not agreed to terms, according to ProFootballTalk's Mike Florio.<p>Can the Seahawks find their running back of the future in 2015, despite Lynch's contract negotiations? Will they draft a running back in Round 1 or …

Seahawks adding 1,000 seats

SEATTLE -- CenturyLink Field will have an additional 1,000 seats for the 2015 NFL season under expansion plans unveiled by the Seattle Seahawks.<p>The …

Panthers cut RB DeAngelo Williams

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Carolina Panthers have released franchise leading rusher DeAngelo Williams, the running back told a Charlotte television …

Cardinals release Ted Ginn Jr.

TEMPE, Ariz. -- The Arizona Cardinals released wide receiver Ted Ginn Jr. on Monday, freeing $2.5 million of cap space.<p>Ginn, who turns 30 in April, …

Peterson agent confronts Vikings VP

Adrian Peterson's agent told a Vikings official that the star running back will never again play for Minnesota during a heated exchange last week at …

Football (U.S.)

Chargers, Raiders wouldn’t share stadium in San Diego

Getty Images<p>With the Chargers and Raiders planning to share a privately-financed stadium in Carson, California, here’s a crazy question: Why not …

7 SEC Surprises from the 2015 NFL Combine

The annual job fair known as the NFL Scouting Combine took place over the weekend at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, and during the time there, many SEC players made positive impressions on NFL scouts who were just itching to tear them down.<p>Several simply won't let that happen.<p>From former …

To Tag or Not to Tag: Assessing the Major Franchise-Tag Candidates Across the NFL

<i>NFL teams have until March 2 to use the franchise tag on pending unrestricted free agents. Here’s a look at who should get the tag, who should sign a</i> …

Five players who hurt their stock at the NFL combine

<i>For better or worse, players who earned an invite to the NFL scouting combine through their play in college often end up hurting their draft stock in drills and tests in Indianapolis. These five slid down draft boards after this weekend.</i><p>1. Paul Dawson, LB, Baylor<p>Considered one of the better 4-3 …

Byron Bell says goodbye to Carolina

Getty Images<p>Running back DeAngelo Williams apparently isn’t the only member of the Panthers to get word from the team that they won’t be needed by …

Post-combine mock draft: Jameis Winston to Buccaneers looks likely

<i>With a bow now officially on the 2015 NFL scouting combine, what better time than now to reset the field and issue a mock draft?</i><p><b>1. Tampa Bay Buccaneers — Florida State QB Jameis Winston:</b> The Bucs didn't seem publicly dissuaded by Winston's past at the combine, where he proceeded to give teams …

Report: Adrian Peterson Will Never Play Another Game for the Vikings

Will <b>Adrian Peterson</b> be back with the <b>Vikings</b> next season? That question seems to have a lot of different answers right now.<p>Last week, Minnesota …

Ozzie Newsome would be “happy for” Ray Rice if tailback earned another NFL shot

AP<p>Though former Ravens tailback Ray Rice has been free to sign with any NFL club since late November, he has yet to find work in the league.<p>On …

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Free-agent center Jahlil Okafor has agreed to a deal with the New Orleans Pelicans, league sources...

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2015 NFL All-Combine Team

With the 2015 scouting combine in the books, next up for the NFL is free agency, pro days and individual player-team meetings, all of which lead up …