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Bills to sign TE Charles Clay

The Buffalo Bills have a new tight end, as the Miami Dolphins have decided not to match the Bills' five-year offer for Charles Clay.<p>Terms of the deal …

Browns to work out QB Vince Young

It sounds like quarterback Vince Young has another chance to land an NFL job.<p><b>More NFL offseason: Mock Drafts | Prospect Rankings | Pro Days | Top</b> …

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Brian Orakpo: I'm well-proven in NFL

POTOMAC FALLS, Va. -- Brian Orakpo still wants a long-term deal. The Washington Redskins, or at least coach Jay Gruden, say they're content letting …

Football (U.S.)

Magic Johnson Interested in Purchasing the Los Angeles Clippers?

<b>Updates from Wednesday, April 30</b><p>Magic Johnson was once again asked about owning the Clippers on Wednesday, and he offered a rather interesting answer according to Ben Bergman of 89.3 KPCC in LA:<p>“I will be owning an NBA team sometime," Johnson told a gathering of business leaders Wednesday at the …

Hall of Famer Jack Ramsay dies at 89; led Blazers to 1977 title

Championship Blazers coach, Hall-of-Famer ,and longtime broadcaster died Monday after a prolonged battle with cancer.<p>Hall of Fame coach Jack Ramsay …

Patriots Circling AFC Championship Rematch, Division Foes on 2014 Schedule

The 2014 NFL schedule has been released!<p>How does the New England Patriots' schedule stack up? When will the Patriots have their AFC Championship game rematch against the Denver Broncos? When are the toughest stretches and divisional matchups?<p>Watch as Adam Lefkoe and Bleacher Report NFL Analyst Mike …

The 10 Most Plausible NFL Draft-Day Trades

Projecting who teams will select in a mock draft is hard. Predicting which teams may trade up or down in the draft is even harder.<p>However, based on rumors in the media, past draft tendencies, team needs and draft-pick ammunition, it’s possible to give some scenarios where a potential trade works …

Football (U.S.)

Adrian Peterson Believes College Athletes Should Be Paid

You can officially add Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson to the list of people who believe college athletes should be getting paid for their services while playing sports for their schools.<p>Peterson spoke during a conference call Wednesday and offered some head-turning comments, via Bob …

Football (U.S.)

Staubach: Draft Manziel over Clowney

If Roger Staubach were on the clock with the No. 1 pick in this year's NFL draft, there's no doubt in his mind that he'd take quarterback Johnny …

Dickey gets win as Blue Jays blank Yankees 4-0

TORONTO (AP) — Michael Pineda made a successful return to the mound for the New York Yankees.<p>But all anyone wanted to talk about afterward was the …

Major Wright agrees to terms with Buccaneers

Getty Images<p>Earlier this week, safety Major Wright tweeted that he was headed to Tampa and led some people to think that he’d signed a contract with …

Chris Johnson Must Set Ego Aside and Take Pay Cut with New Team

The inevitable finally happened on Friday: The Tennessee Titans released running back Chris Johnson, according to a tweet from Jim Wyatt of <i>The Tennessean</i>:<p>Why was his release inevitable?<p>For a considerable amount of time, Johnson was being shopped by the Titans. The running back was supposed to make …

Football (U.S.)

Finding the Ideal Tight End Draft Prospects for the New England Patriots

Whether it's a Rob Gronkowski backup or an Aaron Hernandez replacement, the New England Patriots must be in search of a tight end this offseason.<p>The Patriots' production from the tight end position was otherworldly from the years 2010-2012, but with Gronkowski injured for much of the season and …

Football (U.S.)

Steelers get DHB at a bargain

Getty Images<p>How the mighty have fallen.<p>Receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey, the seventh overall pick in the 2009 draft, recently signed a one-year contract …

Quotable: Saints land future hall of famer in Champ Bailey

The New Orleans Saints landed a future Hall of Famer in cornerback Champ Bailey, and the NFLPA will investigate whether the Eagles smeared DeSean Jackson.<p>"We are excited to be able to add a future Hall of Fame player with the addition of Champ Bailey."<p><i>-Mickey Loomis, New Orleans Saints General</i> …

Report: Seahawks to announce Pete Carroll extension on Friday

Pete Carroll won't be leaving Seattle any time soon. The Seahawks have scheduled a press conference for Friday to reportedly announce an extension …

Why New Titans LB Wesley Woodyard Will Be One of Free Agency's Biggest Steals

Former Denver Broncos linebacker Wesley Woodyard signed a four year, $16 million contract with the Tennessee Titans this offseason.<p>Woodyard was a key part of the Broncos' pass defense during the 2012 season, but he found his role reduced during the second half of the 2013 season. That was partially …

Ralph Wilson: Remembering the Buffalo Bills Owner, Founder and NFL Pioneer

It's been a very sad week in Western New York.<p>Only a few days after news broke that Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly was once again battling cancer, the Buffalo Bills and their fans have lost the only owner the team has ever known.<p>As NFL.com and numerous other outlets reported, Ralph Wilson, who …

NFL

Oakland Raiders Considering Move to Los Angeles, Says Owner Mark Davis

The Oakland Raiders aren't ruling out a return to Los Angeles.<p>Owner Mark Davis isn't ready to abandon Oakland just yet, but he told reporters Sunday that a move isn't out of the question, as Scott Bair of CSNBayArea.com relayed from the NFL's annual meeting in Orlando, Fla.:<p>We’re not done in …

Football (U.S.)

Michael Vick Should Aggressively Lobby New York Jets to Acquire DeSean Jackson

Link to Media<p>The New York Jets have lacked a consistent, reliable and balanced offense during head coach Rex Ryan's tenure, and general manager John Idzik has taken steps this offseason to address that side of the ball.<p>Now that dynamic dual-threat quarterback Michael Vick is in the fold, there is …

Peyton Manning once trash-talked Tiger Woods so mercilessly that Woods used it as motivation to get better

Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning were paired together during the pro-am portion of Jack Nicklaus' Memorial Tournament and, based on their history, it can be safely assumed that there was a lot of smack talk during the round.<p>Manning told an incredible story about how he once trash-talked Woods during …

Golf

Owner hopes Vince Wilfork stays put

ORLANDO, Fla. -- New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft compared Vince Wilfork, who has requested to be released, to some of the franchise's greats …

Could Maurice Jones- Drew end up a Patriot?

The New England Patriots are one of four teams interested in signing former Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew according to the New …

NFL

Robert Kraft: Darrelle Revis took less money to come to Patriots

Robert Kraft says Darrelle Revis took less money to come to the Patriots.<p><b>More NFL offseason: Mock Drafts | Prospect Rankings | Pro Days | Top free</b> …

Report: Vince Wilfork cleaned out his locker after asking out

AP<p>Not only does Vince Wilfork apparently want out of New England, he’s apparently already gathered up his belongings in case he’s moving.<p>According to …

Cowboys seek money in grievance

ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Dallas Cowboys have filed a grievance against defensive tackle Jeremiah Ratliff.<p>According to a source, the Cowboys are seeking a …

NFL

Report: Ravens hoping to sign Torrey Smith to extension

Getty Images<p>Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith has one season left on his contract.<p>Owner Steve Bisciotti wants to fix that.<p>According to Matt Zenitz of …