1. 2017 NFL Free Agents: Grades for Day 1 Signings and Trades

    Boy, that escalated quickly. I mean, that really got out of hand fast . NFL free agency (officially) got underway on Thursday afternoon, and the majority of the most sought-after players were wrapped up almost immediately...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 9 months ago 235,443 reads 0 comments

  2. Bold Move for Brock Osweiler Shows Browns May Know What They're Doing

    The reaction was intense. Among the most intense I've seen around the league in a number of years. "The Browns could f--k up Christmas at the North Pole," one NFC team official said...

    Mike Freeman Written by Mike Freeman about 9 months ago 208,149 reads 0 comments

  3. NFL Free Agency 2017: Winners and Losers of Day 1

    The madness is well and truly underway. At 4 p.m. ET on Thursday, free agency officially opened across the National Football League. Not that there hadn't been plenty of wildness already...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 9 months ago 364,404 reads 0 comments

  4. Malcolm Smith, San Francisco 49ers Agree to 5-Year Contract

    Malcolm Smith spent the last two seasons with the Oakland Raiders , but the Super Bowl 48 MVP decided to move in a different direction Thursday when he officially signed with the San Francisco 49ers ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 months ago 14,398 reads 0 comments

  5. Marcus Martin Reportedly Claimed off Waivers by Cleveland Browns

    The Cleveland Browns remained busy on Thursday, claiming offensive lineman Marcus Martin off of waivers, according to Field Yates of ESPN and NFL writer Howard Balzer . Martin was waived by the San Francisco 49ers on Wednesday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 16,044 reads 0 comments

  6. A.J. Bouye, Jaguars Reportedly Agree to 5-Year Contract

    Former Houston Texans cornerback A.J. Bouye signed a five-year, $67.5 million deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN and Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 9,866 reads 0 comments

  7. Micah Hyde, Buffalo Bills Reportedly Agree to 5-Year Contract

    Defensive back Micah Hyde has struck a deal with the Buffalo Bills . ESPN's Field Yates and WKBW's Joe Buscaglia reported Hyde the news. Per NFL Network's Ian Rapoport , Hyde will receive up to $32...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 29,448 reads 0 comments

  8. Dre Kirkpatrick, Cincinnati Bengals Agree to New 5-Year Contract

    Dre Kirkpatrick established himself as the Cincinnati Bengals ' most reliable cornerback throughout the 2016 season, and the two sides came together Thursday to keep their partnership alive well into the future...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 months ago 19,199 reads 0 comments

  9. Alshon Jeffery, Philadelphia Eagles Agree to 1-Year Contract

    The Philadelphia Eagles reached an agreement Thursday with wide receiver Alshon Jeffery . Speaking with ESPN's Josina Anderson , Jeffery said his signing with the Eagles is a "done deal...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 months ago 26,987 reads 0 comments

  10. Stephon Gilmore Reportedly Signs 5-Year Contract with New England Patriots

    Stephon Gilmore honed his skills as a shutdown cornerback over the last five seasons with the Buffalo Bills , but the 2012 first-round pick reportedly opted for a change of scenery Thursday when he signed with the New England Patriots ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 months ago 24,011 reads 0 comments

  11. Brock Osweiler, Texans' 2018 2nd-Round Pick Traded to Browns

    In a shocking move that may pave the way for Tony Romo's arrival in Houston, the Texans traded quarterback Brock Osweiler and a 2018 second-round pick to the Cleveland Browns ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 9 months ago 530,343 reads 0 comments

  12. Matt Kalil Signs 5-Year Contract with Carolina Panthers

    Matt Kalil 's 2016 season lasted all of two games. He'll hope to have a healthy 2017 in Charlotte, North Carolina, after the Carolina Panthers announced they agreed to a five-year deal with the left tackle Friday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 9 months ago 3,678 reads 0 comments

  13. Anthony Fasano Reportedly Will Sign Contract with Miami Dolphins

    Veteran tight end Anthony Fasano has agreed to a contract that will bring him back to the Miami Dolphins . ESPN's Jeff Darlington first reported Fasano's agreement with the Dolphins...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 10,900 reads 0 comments

  14. Antoine Bethea Reportedly Signs 3-Year Contract with Arizona Cardinals

    Safety Antoine Bethea reportedly agreed to a three-year contract with the Arizona Cardinals on Thursday, according to Kent Somers of AZCentral.com and Darren Urban of AZCardinals...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 3,826 reads 0 comments

  15. Ronald Leary, Broncos Reportedly Agree on 4-Year, $35 Million Contract

    After spending his first five years with the Dallas Cowboys , Ronald Leary looks to be moving on to a new challenge. The 27-year-old offensive guard reportedly agreed to terms on a four-year deal with the Denver Broncos worth $35 million...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 months ago 27,302 reads 0 comments

  16. Insider Buzz: Deep CB Draft Class Helped Patriots Outbid Teams for Gilmore

    Looking for the best NFL coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for armchair quarterbacks everywhere. B/R's NFL coverage delivers must-see gridiron analysis on a daily basis...

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  17. NFL Free Agency 2017: Latest Rumors, Predictions on Where Big Names Will Land

    Welcome to the start of the 2017 league year. It's basically New Year's Day in the NFL , as teams will be free to start signing unresticted free agents as of 4 p.m. ET Thursday...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 9 months ago 1,918 reads 0 comments

  18. Torrey Smith, Eagles Agree on Reported 3-Year, $15 Million Contract

    The Philadelphia Eagles added a deep threat to their passing game Thursday when they signed wide receiver Torrey Smith ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 33,704 reads 0 comments

  19. Brandon Marshall Says Miami Boat Trip Wouldn't Have Happened with Him on Giants

    The New York Giants ' wide receiver corps came under fire for a Miami boat trip prior to the playoffs last season, but newly acquired wideout Brandon Marshall suggested Thursday it may not have happened under his watch...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 9 months ago 38,384 reads 0 comments

  20. Nick Perry, Packers Reportedly Agree on Long-Term Contract

    Nick Perry reportedly will return to the Green Bay Packers after signing a long-term contract Thursday. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network first reported the deal, saying bringing Perry back was a "key priority" for the Packers...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 9 months ago 15,162 reads 0 comments

  21. Stephon Gilmore Reportedly Expected to Sign Contract with Patriots

    Former Buffalo Bills cornerback Stephon Gilmore is reportedly expected to sign with the rival New England Patriots on Thursday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 9 months ago 46,801 reads 0 comments

  22. NFL Rumors: Analyzing Free-Agent Buzz on Tony Romo, DeSean Jackson and More

    The NFL 's 2017 free-agency period began on Tuesday, as teams were allowed to begin negotiating with players on new contracts prior to the start of the official 2017 NFL year, which begins on Thursday...

    Ryan McCrystal Written by Ryan McCrystal about 9 months ago 1,495 reads 0 comments

  23. DeSean Jackson Reportedly Expected to Sign with Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    Veteran wide receiver DeSean Jackson is reportedly expected to sign with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers when NFL free agency opens Thursday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 9 months ago 21,603 reads 0 comments

  24. NFL Free-Agent Signings: Examining Effect of Biggest Deals Before Official Start

    The NFL 's free-agency period doesn't officially being until Thursday at 4 p.m. ET, but teams were allowed to start negotiating contracts from Tuesday...

    Ryan McCrystal Written by Ryan McCrystal about 9 months ago 690 reads 0 comments

  25. Fear and Free Agency in the Era of Political Activism

    Will political activism cost an NFL player a job? That's a serious question as free agency dawns on one of the most politically divisive periods in recent American history...

    Mike Tanier Written by Mike Tanier about 9 months ago 80,006 reads 0 comments