1. Kawann Short Franchise Tagged by Panthers

    Defensive tackle Kawann Short was a critical interior presence for the Carolina Panthers on the way to the Super Bowl during the 2015 season and turned in a solid campaign in 2016...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 3,740 reads 0 comments

  2. Chandler Jones Franchise Tagged by Cardinals

    The Arizona Cardinals surrendered a second-round pick in last year's draft for Chandler Jones . So it only makes sense they would do everything in their power to keep him around long term...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 5,506 reads 0 comments

  3. NFL1000: Free-Agency Rankings for the 2017 RB Market

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's NFL1000 free-agency preview, a series where we'll use the power of the 17-man NFL1000 scouting department to bring you in-depth analysis of every NFL free agent this offseason...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by NFL1000 Scouts about 5 months ago 159,151 reads 0 comments

  4. NFL Franchise Tag 2017: Latest News, Rumors on Players Eligible to Be Tagged

    The NFL 's franchise tag is one of the more polarizing commodities in sports. Teams use the tag to restrict a potential free agent's mobility on the market. Some players dislike the tag, wanting to test the waters...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 5 months ago 2,536 reads 0 comments

  5. How New GM John Lynch Can Get the 49ers Back on Track in 2017 Free Agency

    Just call new San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch Hercules. At least the 45-year-old appears to like his tasks Herculean. For his first-ever front-office gig...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 17,388 reads 0 comments

  6. Vikings Reportedly Will Meet with Agents of Adrian Peterson, Terence Newman

    On Friday, Bleacher Report's Jason Cole reported the agents for running back Adrian Peterson and defensive back Terence Newman will meet with the Minnesota Vikings "to assess what the two sides will do going forward...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 10,827 reads 0 comments

  7. NFL1000: Free-Agency Rankings for the 2017 4-3 OLB Market

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's NFL1000 free-agency preview, a series where we'll use the power of the 17-man NFL1000 scouting department to bring you in-depth analysis of every NFL free agent this offseason...

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  8. Alterraun Verner Released by Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have released cornerback Alterraun Verner after three years with the organization, the team announced Thursday. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network first reported the news...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 27,851 reads 0 comments

  9. Russell Okung's Broncos Contract Option Won't Be Picked Up, Will Be Free Agent

    Offensive tackle Russell Okung 's tenure with the Denver Broncos was short-lived, as the seven-year veteran will not have his contract option for 2017 picked up...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 12,382 reads 0 comments

  10. 2017 NFL Free Agents: The Most Overlooked Players on the Market

    Kevin Carter was just a name—solid depth but not anyone my Buccaneers teammates were doing cartwheels over when he arrived from Tennessee. Then training camp happened...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 5 months ago 141,162 reads 0 comments

  11. NFL1000: Free-Agency Rankings for the 2017 3-4 OLB Market

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's NFL1000 free-agency preview, a series where we'll use the power of the 17-man NFL1000 scouting department to bring you in-depth analysis of every NFL free agent this offseason...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by NFL1000 Scouts about 5 months ago 48,857 reads 0 comments

  12. Best and Worst Moves New England Patriots Can Make This Offseason

    Even while the New England Patriots are still celebrating their memorable comeback win in Super Bowl LI, the team is busy preparing for the race to ring six...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 5 months ago 23,622 reads 0 comments

  13. NFL1000: Free-Agency Rankings for the 2017 DT Market

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's NFL1000 free-agency preview, a series where we'll use the power of the 17-man NFL1000 scouting department to bring you in-depth analysis of every NFL free agent this offseason...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by NFL1000 Scouts about 5 months ago 87,763 reads 0 comments

  14. Best and Worst Moves Dallas Cowboys Can Make This Offseason

    With the start of the NFL offseason just days away, the Dallas Cowboys have a number of things they will need to address...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Marcus Mosher about 5 months ago 17,818 reads 0 comments

  15. Martellus Bennett Reportedly to Test Free Agency, Patriots Exit Possible

    Martellus Bennett played a key role for the New England Patriots during Rob Gronkowski 's injury-riddled 2016 season, and he's reportedly primed to hit the open market following a prosperous stint with the defending Super Bowl champions...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 26,441 reads 0 comments

  16. NFL1000: Free-Agency Rankings for the 2017 4-3 DE Market

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's NFL1000 free-agency preview, a series where we'll use the power of the 17-man NFL1000 scouting department to bring you in-depth analysis of every NFL free agent this offseason...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by NFL1000 Scouts about 5 months ago 46,529 reads 0 comments

  17. Victor Cruz Visits Panthers Following Release from Giants

    Former New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz met with the Carolina Panthers on Monday but is not yet expected to sign a contract. Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer and Bill Voth of Black and Blue Review reported the visit...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 23,017 reads 0 comments

  18. NFL Rumors: Rounding Up Buzz on DeSean Jackson, Julius Thomas and More

    The 2017 NFL offseason is upon us. Fortunately for football fans, we're entering the portion of the offseason that still carries significant entertainment value. The new league year is set to kick off on March 9 at 4 p...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 5 months ago 5,056 reads 0 comments

  19. How the Browns Can Make the Most of League-High Cap Space in 2017 NFL Offseason

    There isn't a team in the National Football League in better position to be a player in free agency this spring than the Cleveland Browns ...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 41,918 reads 0 comments

  20. NFL1000: Free-Agency Rankings for the 2017 3-4 DE Market

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's NFL1000 free-agency preview, a series where we'll use the power of the 17-man NFL1000 scouting department to bring you in-depth analysis of every NFL free agent this offseason...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by NFL1000 Scouts about 5 months ago 61,611 reads 0 comments

  21. Jacob Tamme Talks Potential Falcons Return, Reportedly Could Sign with 49ers

    Tight end Jacob Tamme wants to remain in Atlanta. That just doesn't appear to be his only option. "I love being a Falcon, love my teammates, love what we have going on here in this organization," Tamme told ESPN...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 18,389 reads 0 comments

  22. NFL1000: Free-Agency Rankings for the 2017 ILB Market

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's NFL1000 free-agency preview, a series where we'll use the power of the 17-man NFL1000 scouting department to bring you in-depth analysis of every NFL free agent this offseason...

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  23. Kelvin Beachum's Contract Option Declined by Jaguars, Will Become Free Agent

    Kelvin Beachum 's stint with the Jacksonville Jaguars has come to an end after one season, as the team declined his contract option. NFL ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 4,891 reads 0 comments

  24. NFL1000: Free-Agency Rankings for the 2017 RT Market

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's NFL1000 free-agency preview, a series where we'll use the power of the 17-man NFL1000 scouting department to bring you in-depth analysis of every NFL free agent this offseason...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by NFL1000 Scouts about 5 months ago 48,933 reads 0 comments

  25. NFL Free Agency 2017: Handicapping Jason Pierre-Paul & Pass-Rusher Free Agents

    Forget all of those big-name quarterbacks on the free-agent market and trade rumor mill for a moment. Take a look at all of the big-name pass-rushers available this offseason instead...

    Mike Tanier Written by Mike Tanier about 5 months ago 81,096 reads 0 comments