Fantasy football players in the news

by KFFL Staff on March 9, 2010 @ 12:27:29 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Derek Anderson | Cleveland Browns | Transaction
ClevelandBrowns.com reports the Cleveland Browns have terminated the contract of QB Derek Anderson.

QB | Jim Sorgi | New York Giants | Free Agency News
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports via Twitter that the New York Giants have agreed to a deal with free-agent QB Jim Sorgi (Colts). Sorgi will compete with QB Rhett Bomar for the team's backup quarterback spot.

QB | Rhett Bomar | New York Giants | Free Agency News
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports via Twitter that the New York Giants have agreed to a deal with free-agent QB Jim Sorgi (Colts). Sorgi will compete with QB Rhett Bomar for the team's backup quarterback spot.

QB | Charlie Whitehurst | San Diego Chargers | Free Agency News
Chris Mortensen, of ESPN, reports via Twitter the Arizona Cardinals are brining San Diego Chargers restricted free-agent QB Charlie Whitehurst for a visit Tuesday, March 9.

QB | Chad Pennington | Miami Dolphins | Fantasy
Jeff Darlington, of the Miami Herald, reports Miami Dolphins QB Chad Pennington will serve as the team's No. 3 quarterback with QB Tyler Thigpen being the backup to QB Chad Henne.

QB | Chad Henne | Miami Dolphins | Fantasy
Jeff Darlington, of the Miami Herald, reports Miami Dolphins QB Chad Pennington will serve as the team's No. 3 quarterback with QB Tyler Thigpen being the backup to QB Chad Henne.

QB | Tyler Thigpen | Miami Dolphins | Fantasy
Jeff Darlington, of the Miami Herald, reports Miami Dolphins QB Chad Pennington will serve as the team's No. 3 quarterback with QB Tyler Thigpen being the backup to QB Chad Henne.

QB | Seneca Wallace | Cleveland Browns | Transaction
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports the Cleveland Browns have acquired QB/WR Seneca Wallace from the Seattle Seahawks. Terms of the deal have not yet been released.


Running Back

RB | Leon Washington | New York Jets | Free Agency News
Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports the San Francisco 49ers have not shown interest in New York Jets restricted free-agent RB Leon Washington at this point.

RB | James Starks | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft Information
Bo Marchionte, of NFL Draft Bible, reports Buffalo RB James Starks has a scheduled visit with the New England Patriots March 12.

RB | LaDainian Tomlinson | Free Agent | Free Agency News
Updating a previous item, Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports via Twitter that free-agent RB LaDainian Tomlinson (Chargers) is talking with the Minnesota Vikings; however, he is talking to other teams and no deal is imminent.

RB | Joique Bell | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft Information
Bo Marchionte, of NFL Draft Bible, reports Wayne State RB Joique Bell will have a private workout with the Kansas City Chiefs April 1.

RB | Marcus Mason | San Diego Chargers | Transaction, Free Agency News
Rick Maese, of The Washington Post, reports the San Diego Chargers have signed free-agent RB Marcus Mason (Redskins). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

RB | Willie Parker | Pittsburgh Steelers | Free Agency News
Judd Zulgad, of Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports the Minnesota Vikings not interested in unrestricted free-agent RB Willie Parker (Steelers).


Fullback

FB | Tony Richardson | New York Jets | Free Agency News
Rich Cimini, of the New York Daily News, reports New York Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum said unrestricted free-agent FB Tony Richardson (Jets) plans to play at least one more season in the league.


Wide Receiver

WR | Antonio Bryant | Free Agent | Free Agency News
Joe Reedy, of The Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals WR Chad Ochocinco said he believes there is room for the team to sign unrestricted free-agent WRs Antonio Bryant (Buccaneers) and Terrell Owens (Bills).

WR | Terrell Owens | Free Agent | Free Agency News
Joe Reedy, of The Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals WR Chad Ochocinco said he believes there is room for the team to sign unrestricted free-agent WRs Antonio Bryant (Buccaneers) and Terrell Owens (Bills).

WR | Derrick Mason | Free Agent | Free Agency News
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports the Baltimore Ravens are trying to re-sign unrestricted free-agent WR Derrick Mason.

WR | Dez Bryant | NFL Draft Prospect | Injury News
Gil Brandt, of NFL.com, reports Oklahoma State WR Dez Bryant (hamstring) will not participate in the school's Pro Day Wednesday, March 10, because of a left hamstring injury. Bryant expects to be recovered soon, however, and will work out either March 25 or March 29 in his hometown of Lufkin, Texas.

WR | Taylor Price | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft Information
Kenny Franek, of NFL Draft Bible, reports Ohio University WR Taylor Price said he interviewed with the Miami Dolphins, Dallas Cowboys, Chicago Bears, Jacksonville Jaguars and Baltimore Ravens at the NFL Scouting Combine. Price said his meeting with the Dolphins and Ravens were the most productive.

WR | Jacoby Ford | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft Information
Daniel Mogollon, of NFL Draft Bible, reports Clemson WR Jacoby Ford will perform receiver drills at his school's Pro Day. He will also take part in the three-cone drill and short shuttle.

WR | Reggie Brown | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Transaction
The Philadelphia Eagles have traded WR Reggie Brown to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for a 2011 sixth-round draft choice.

WR | Antwaan Randle El | Pittsburgh Steelers | Transaction, Free Agency News
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports the Pittsburgh Steelers have signed unrestricted free-agent WR Antwaan Randle El (Redskins) to a three-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

WR | Wallace Wright | Carolina Panthers | Transaction, Free Agency News
Darin Gantt, of the Rock Hill Herald, reports the Carolina Panthers have signed unrestricted free-agent WR Wallace Wright (Jets). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

WR | Javon Walker | Free Agent | Transaction
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports the Oakland Raiders have waived WR Javon Walker.

WR | Laveranues Coles | Free Agent | Free Agency News
Updating a previous report, Dennis Waszak Jr., of The Associated Press, reports New York Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum said he has talked unrestricted free-agent WR Laveranues Coles and his agent but nothing is imminent.

WR | Brian Clark | Detroit Lions | Transaction, Free Agency News
The Detroit Lions have announced they have signed unrestricted free-agent WR Brian Clark (Buccaneers) to a one-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

WR | Chris Chambers | Kansas City Chiefs | Transaction, Free Agency News
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports the Kansas City Chiefs have re-signed unrestricted free-agent WR Chris Chambers to a three-year deal that could be worth up to $15 million. The contract includes $5.9 million in guaranteed money.


Tight End

TE | Chris Baker | Free Agent | Free Agency News
Jason La Canfora, of the NFL Network, reports the San Francisco 49ers are scheduled to meet with unrestricted free-agent TE Chris Baker (Patriots) this week.

TE | Daniel Fells | St. Louis Rams | Free Agency News
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports via Twitter that the New England Patriots are close to signing free-agent TE Daniel Fells (Rams).

TE | Benjamin Watson | New England Patriots | Free Agency News
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports via Twitter that free-agent TE Benjamin Watson (Patriots) will visit the Cleveland Browns Wednesday, March 10.

TE | Alge Crumpler | Tennessee Titans | Free Agency News
Ian Rapoport, of the Boston Herald, reports the New England Patriots apparently will be meeting with unrestricted free-agent TE Alge Crumpler (Titans) Monday, March 8.

TE | Ben Hartsock | New York Jets | Transaction, Free Agency News
Aaron Wilson, of the National Football Post, reports the New York Jets have re-signed unrestricted free-agent TE Ben Hartsock to a two-year deal, according to a source. Financial terms were not disclosed.


Place Kicker

PK | Rhys Lloyd | Minnesota Vikings | Free Agency News
The Minnesota Vikings announced Tuesday, March 9, that they have signed free-agent PK Rhys Lloyd (Panthers). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.


Offensive Guard

OG | Bobbie Williams | Cincinnati Bengals | Free Agency News
Carlos Holmes, of the Dayton Daily News, reports the Cincinnati Bengals are close to re-signing free-agent OG Bobbie Williams, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.

OG | Stacy Andrews | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury News
Jeff McLane, of the Philadelphia Inquirer, reports the Philadelphia Eagles will pay OG Stacy Andrews his $4.1 million roster bonus, according to a source.

OG | Ryan Lilja | Free Agent | Transaction
Alex Marvez, of FOXSports.com, reports the Indianapolis Colts have released OG Ryan Lilja, according to a source.

OG | Rex Hadnot | Cleveland Browns | Free Agency News
Alex Marvez, of FOXSports.com, reports the Arizona Cardinals are scheduled to meet with unrestricted free-agent OG Rex Hadnot (Browns) Tuesday, March 9, and Wednesday, March 10, according to a source.


Offensive Tackle

OT | Jared Gaither | Baltimore Ravens | Free Agency News
Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports the San Francisco 49ers have not shown interest in Baltimore Ravens restricted free-agent OT Jared Gaither at this point.

OT | Ed Wang | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft Information
Kenny Franek, of NFL Draft Bible, reports Virginia Tech OL Ed Wang worked out for the Philadelphia Eagles Monday, March 8.

OT | Cornell Green | Buffalo Bills | Transaction, Free Agency News
Jason La Canfora, of the NFL Network, reports the Buffalo Bills have signed unrestricted free-agent OT Cornell Green (Raiders) to a three-year deal worth $9 million, according to a source.


Defensive Line

DL | Jarvis Green | Denver Broncos | Transaction, Free Agency News
The Denver Post reports the Denver Broncos have signed unrestricted free-agent DE Jarvis Green (Patriots). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

DL | James Hall | St. Louis Rams | Free Agency News
Jim Thomas, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, reports the St. Louis Rams are talking with the agents for unrestricted free-agent DEs Leonard Little and James Hall in the hopes to re-signing both.

DL | Leonard Little | St. Louis Rams | Free Agency News
Jim Thomas, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, reports the St. Louis Rams are talking with the agents for unrestricted free-agent DEs Leonard Little and James Hall in the hopes to re-signing both.

DL | Ma'ake Kemoeatu | Free Agent | Free Agency News
Mike Triplett, of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, reports the New Orleans Saints appear to be in the market for a run-stuffer at defensive tackle and have shown interest in free-agent DL Ma'ake Kemoeatu (Panthers), according to a league source.

DL | Andre Carter | Washington Redskins | Free Agency News
Rick Maese, of The Washington Post, reports Washington Redskins DL Andre Carter could be in jeopardy of being released in the offseason. Carter is likely too small to play defensive end in a 3-4 defense, and if the teams signs a linebacker such as free-agent LB Larry Foote (Lions), LB Rocky McIntosh could slide over to the outside linebacker slot and Carter would be the odd man out.

DL | Trey Bryant | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft Information
Bo Marchionte, of NFL Draft Bible, reports Baylor DT Trey Bryant ran the 40-yard dash in 4.85 seconds at his Pro Day. He weighed in at 312 pounds.

DL | Tank Johnson | Cincinnati Bengals | Free Agency News
Updating a previous report, John Clayton, of ESPN, reports the Cincinnati Bengals have re-signed unrestricted free-agent FT Tank Johnson to a four-year deal, according to a source. Financial terms were not disclosed.

DL | Nick Eason | Pittsburgh Steelers | Free Agency News
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports the Arizona Cardinals are scheduled to meet with unrestricted free-agent DE Nick Eason (Steelers).

DL | Greg Ellis | Free Agent | Transaction
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports the Oakland Raiders have waived DE Greg Ellis.

DL | Marques Douglas | Free Agent | Free Agency News
Ian Rapoport, of the Boston Herald, reports the New England Patriots are expressing interest in unrestricted free-agent DE Marques Douglas (Jets).

DL | Jamal Williams | Free Agent | Free Agency News
Jason La Canfora, of the NFL Network, reports the New Orleans Saints will meet with unrestricted free-agent DT Jamal Williams (Chargers) and DE James Hall (Rams) this week, according to a source.

DL | Dewayne White | Free Agent | Transaction
John Niyo, of The Detroit News, reports the Detroit Lions have released DE Dewayne White.


Linebacker

LB | Larry Foote | Detroit Lions | Free Agency News
Jason La Canfora, of the NFL Network, reports unrestricted free-agent LB Larry Foote (Lions) is looking for a deal that exceeds what Cleveland Browns LB Scott Fujita received, according to a source. Fujita received a three-year deal worth $14 million with $8 million guaranteed.

LB | Rocky McIntosh | Washington Redskins | Free Agency News
Rick Maese, of The Washington Post, reports Washington Redskins DL Andre Carter could be in jeopardy of being released in the offseason. Carter is likely too small to play defensive end in a 3-4 defense, and if the teams signs a linebacker such as free-agent LB Larry Foote (Lions), LB Rocky McIntosh could slide over to the outside linebacker slot and Carter would be the odd man out.

LB | Will Witherspoon | Free Agent | Free Agency News
Jim Wyatt, of The Tennessean, reports free-agent LB Will Witherspoon (Eagles) is scheduled to visit the Tennessee Titans Tuesday, March 9.

LB | Marques Murrell | Free Agent | Free Agency News
Mike Reiss, of ESPNBoston.com, reports the New England Patriots met with unrestricted free-agent LB Marques Murrell Monday, March 8, according to a source.


Cornerback

CB | Benny Sapp | Minnesota Vikings | Transaction, Free Agency News
Aaron Wilson, of the National Football Post, reports the Minnesota Vikings have agreed to terms with unrestricted free-agent CB Benny Sapp (Vikings). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

CB | Leigh Torrence | Free Agent | Transaction, Free Agency News
Jason La Canfora, of the NFL Network, reports the New Orleans Saints have re-signed unrestricted free-agent CB Leigh Torrence to a one-year deal, according to a source. Financial terms were not disclosed.

CB | Lito Sheppard | Free Agent | Free Agency News
Tom Kowalski, of Mlive.com, reports the Detroit Lions will not pursue free-agent CB Lito Sheppard (Jets), according to a league source. A previous report indicated the Lions were interested in bringing Sheppard in for an interview.

CB | Leigh Bodden | New England Patriots | Transaction, Free Agency News
Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports the New England Patriots have reached an agreement in principle to re-sign CB Leigh Bodden. Terms of the deal are not yet available.

CB | Chris Houston | Detroit Lions | Transaction
Alex Marvez, of FOXSports.com, reports the Atlanta Falcons have traded CB Chris Houston and a 2010 fifth-round draft choice to the Detroit Lions for a 2010 fifth-round draft choice and sixth-round draft choice.

CB | Jonathan Wade | Detroit Lions | Transaction, Free Agency News
John Niyo, of The Detroit News, reports the Detroit Lions have signed unrestricted free-agent CB Jonathan Wade (Rams) to a one-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.


Free Safety

FS | Eric Berry | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft Information
University of Tennessee S Eric Berry said during an interview on SIRIUS NFL Radio that he has met with the New York Jets and Atlanta Falcons and will meet with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Cleveland Browns after his Pro Day.

FS | Nick Collins | Green Bay Packers | Transaction, Free Agency News
Greg Bedard, of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, reports Green Bay Packers restricted free-agent FS Nick Collins has signed his tender, according to his agent, Alan Herman. In what Herman called a good faith gesture aimed at kindling negotiations, Collins took himself off the market by signing the one-year, $3.3 million offer.

FS | Darren Sharper | New Orleans Saints | Injury News, Free Agency News
Nate Davis, of USA Today, reports free-agent FS Darren Sharper (Saints) recently underwent minor arthroscopic surgery on his left knee. Sharper says he is feeling "real good."

FS | Ryan Clark | Pittsburgh Steelers | Transaction, Free Agency News
Allen Wilson, of the National Football Post, reports the Pittsburgh Steelers have agreed to terms with unrestricted free-agent FS Ryan Clark (Steelers), according to a league source. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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