Fantasy football players in the news

by KFFL Staff on March 26, 2010 @ 08:58:28 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Donovan McNabb | Philadelphia Eagles | Draft
The Associated Press reports the Philadelphia Eagles will only consider a deal for QB Donovan McNabb if it includes a draft pick among the top 42 in the 2010 NFL Draft, according to a person familiar with trade discussions.

QB | Dan LeFevour | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Justin VanFulpen, of NFLDraftBible.com, reports Central Michigan QB Dan LeFevour looked good throwing the ball during the Pro Day. He stood on all of his numbers from the NFL Scouting Combine.

QB | Sam Bradford | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Jim Thomas, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, reports the St. Louis Rams have begun preliminary contract talks with University of Oklahoma QB Sam Bradford and DT Gerald McCoy, University of Nebraska DT Ndamukong Suh and Notre Dame QB Jimmy Clausen.

QB | Jimmy Clausen | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Jim Thomas, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, reports the St. Louis Rams have begun preliminary contract talks with University of Oklahoma QB Sam Bradford and DT Gerald McCoy, University of Nebraska DT Ndamukong Suh and Notre Dame QB Jimmy Clausen.


Running Back

RB | Tunde Ogun | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Bo Marchionte, of NFL Draft Bible, reports Christopher Newport RB Tunde Ogun ran the 40-yard dash in 4.52 seconds at James Madison's Pro Day. Ogun measured in with a height of 6-foot, 218 pounds.

RB | Willie Parker | Pittsburgh Steelers | Free Agents
Scott Brown, of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, reports the Pittsburgh Steelers could re-sign unrestricted free-agent RB Willie Parker.

RB | Rashard Mendenhall | Pittsburgh Steelers | Fantasy
Scott Brown, of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, reports Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said he expects RB Rashard Mendenhall to build on his 1,000-yard season he had in 2009. "He's a very talented guy. I think he's capable of much more to be quite honest with you. I've been pretty clear with him in term of that with our exit interview," Tomlin said.

RB | Kevin Smith | Detroit Lions | Injury, Fantasy
Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions RB Kevin Smith (knee) said on his blog that the rehab from his reconstructive knee surgery is on schedule but does not have a timetable on his return. He said he can do almost everything except running.

RB | Ahmad Bradshaw | New York Giants | Injury, Fantasy
Ralph Vacchiano, of the New York Daily News, reports New York Giants RB Ahmad Bradshaw (foot, ankle) said he feels much better after undergoing offseason foot and ankle surgery. He is expects to start running by the end of May.


Wide Receiver

WR | Anthony Gonzalez | Indianapolis Colts | Injury, Fantasy
Mike Chappell, of The Indianapolis Star, reports Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay said WR Anthony Gonzalez (knee) should be ready for the start of training camp.

WR | Bryan Anderson | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Justin VanFulpen, of NFLDraftBible.com, reports Central Michigan WR Bryan Anderson ran the 40-yard dash in 4.53 to 4.58 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.20 seconds and the three-cone drill in 6.67 seconds at his Pro Day. He measured a 37-inch vertical jump and completed 12 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.

WR | Antonio Brown | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Justin VanFulpen, of NFLDraftBible.com, reports Central Michigan WR Antonio Brown measured in at his Pro Day with a height of 5-foot-10 1/8, 181 pounds. He ran the 40-yard dash in 4.48 seconds and stood on the rest of his numbers from the NFL Scouting Combine.

WR | Josh Reed | Buffalo Bills | Free Agents
Mike Reiss, of ESPNBoston.com, reports the New England Patriots likely will not sign unrestricted free-agent WR Josh Reed (Bills), according to his agent.


Tight End

TE | Spencer Havner | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Rob Demovsky, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy said he expects TE Spencer Havner (shoulder) to miss four to six weeks based on conversations he has had with Havner.


Offensive Guard

OG | Ike Ndukwe | Kansas City Chiefs | Transaction, Free Agents
The Kansas City Chiefs have announced restricted free-agent OG Ike Ndukwe has signed his tender offer. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.


Offensive Tackle

OT | Jeff Linkenbach | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune, reports Chicago Bears offensive line coach Mike Tice conducted a private workout with University of Cincinnati OT Jeff Linkenbach Thursday, March 25, according to a source.

OT | Russell Okung | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Jason La Canfora, of the NFL Network, reports University of Nebraska DT Ndamukong Suh, University of Oklahoma DT Gerald McCoy and OT Trent Williams, Oklahoma State OT Russell Okung, Georgia Tech DE Derrick Morgan, University of Tennessee DT Dan Williams and S Eric Berry as well as Penn State DT Jared Odrick will be present for the first day of the 2010 NFL Draft, according to sources.


Offensive Line

OL | Mike Iupati | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Armando Salguero, of the Miami Herald, reports the Miami Dolphins are showing interest in University of Idaho OG Mike Iupati. The Dolphins were impressed with Iupati while watching game film as well as his performance at the 2010 Senior Bowl. They met with Iupati earlier this month.

OL | Allen Ollenburger | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Justin VanFulpen, of NFLDraftBible.com, reports Central Michigan OL Allen Ollenburger ran the 40-yard dash in 5.21 to 5.26 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.75 seconds and the three-cone drill in 7.54 seconds at his Pro Day. He measured a 26-inch vertical jump, an 8-foot-3 broad jump and completed 21 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.

OL | Trent Williams | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Jason La Canfora, of the NFL Network, reports University of Nebraska DT Ndamukong Suh, University of Oklahoma DT Gerald McCoy and OT Trent Williams, Oklahoma State OT Russell Okung, Georgia Tech DE Derrick Morgan, University of Tennessee DT Dan Williams and S Eric Berry as well as Penn State DT Jared Odrick will be present for the first day of the 2010 NFL Draft, according to sources.


Defensive Line

DL | Jason Taylor | Miami Dolphins | Free Agents
Armando Salguero, of the Miami Herald, reports the Miami Dolphins have not talked with unrestricted free-agent DE Jason Taylor's agent about the possibility of re-signing Taylor.

DL | Albert McClellan | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Justin VanFulpen, of NFLDraftBible.com, reports the Pittsburgh Steelers are scheduled to meet with Marshall DE Albert McClellan Wednesday, March 31.


Defensive Tackle

DT | Ndamukong Suh | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Jason La Canfora, of the NFL Network, reports University of Nebraska DT Ndamukong Suh, University of Oklahoma DT Gerald McCoy and OT Trent Williams, Oklahoma State OT Russell Okung, Georgia Tech DE Derrick Morgan, University of Tennessee DT Dan Williams and S Eric Berry as well as Penn State DT Jared Odrick will be present for the first day of the 2010 NFL Draft, according to sources.

DT | Gerald McCoy | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Jason La Canfora, of the NFL Network, reports University of Nebraska DT Ndamukong Suh, University of Oklahoma DT Gerald McCoy and OT Trent Williams, Oklahoma State OT Russell Okung, Georgia Tech DE Derrick Morgan, University of Tennessee DT Dan Williams and S Eric Berry as well as Penn State DT Jared Odrick will be present for the first day of the 2010 NFL Draft, according to sources.

DT | Dan Williams | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Jason La Canfora, of the NFL Network, reports University of Nebraska DT Ndamukong Suh, University of Oklahoma DT Gerald McCoy and OT Trent Williams, Oklahoma State OT Russell Okung, Georgia Tech DE Derrick Morgan, University of Tennessee DT Dan Williams and S Eric Berry as well as Penn State DT Jared Odrick will be present for the first day of the 2010 NFL Draft, according to sources.

DT | Jared Odrick | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Jason La Canfora, of the NFL Network, reports University of Nebraska DT Ndamukong Suh, University of Oklahoma DT Gerald McCoy and OT Trent Williams, Oklahoma State OT Russell Okung, Georgia Tech DE Derrick Morgan, University of Tennessee DT Dan Williams and S Eric Berry as well as Penn State DT Jared Odrick will be present for the first day of the 2010 NFL Draft, according to sources.


Defensive End

DE | Derrick Morgan | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Edgar Thompson, of the Palm Beach Post, reports the Seattle Seahawks met with Georgia Tech DE Derrick Morgan, according to Morgan's Sporting News draft diary.

DE | Frank Zombo | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Justin VanFulpen, of NFLDraftBible.com, reports Central Michigan DE Frank Zombo ran the 40-yard dash in 4.72 to 4.73 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.29 seconds and the three-cone drill in 7.12 seconds at his Pro Day. He measured a 35 1/2-inch vertical jump and a 10-foot-2 broad jump and completed 23 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.

DE | Larry Knight | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Justin VanFulpen, of NFLDraftBible.com, reports Central Michigan DE Larry Knight ran the 40-yard dash in 4.77 to 4.84 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.61 seconds and the three-cone drill in 7.08 seconds at his Pro Day. He measured a 32 1/2-inch vertical jump and a 10-foot broad jump and completed 20 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.


Linebacker

LB | Rashad Jeanty | Cincinnati Bengals | Transaction, Free Agents
The Cincinnati Bengals have re-signed restricted free-agent LB Rashad Jeanty. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

LB | Vincent Rey | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Joe Fortenbaugh, of the National Football Post, reports the San Francisco 49ers are scheduled to meet with Duke LB Vincent Rey next week.

LB | Jamar Chaney | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Aaron Wilson, of the National Football Post, reports Mississippi State LB Jamar Chaney was clocked between 4.45 seconds and 4.48 seconds in the 40-yard dash at his Pro Day, according to a source. A source said he was tremendous in positional drills.

LB | Chris Wilson | Washington Redskins | Transaction, Free Agents
Rick Maese, of The Washington Post, reports the Washington Redskins have re-signed restricted free-agent LB Chris Wilson. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

LB | Derrick Johnson | Kansas City Chiefs | Transaction, Free Agents
The Kansas City Chiefs have announced restricted free-agent LB Derrick Johnson has signed his tender offer. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.


Cornerback

CB | Lardarius Webb | Baltimore Ravens | Injury
Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens CB Lardarius Webb (knee) appears to be a candidate for the physically unable to perform list.

CB | Ken Lucas | Seattle Seahawks | Free Agents
Terry McCormick, of The Nashville City Paper, reports the Tennessee Titans worked out unrestricted free-agent CB Ken Lucas (Seahawks).

CB | Dante Wesley | Carolina Panthers | Free Agents
Darin Gantt, of the Rock Hill Herald, reports the Detroit Lions were scheduled to meet with unrestricted free-agent CB Dante Wesley (Panthers) Thursday, March 25.

CB | Ty Law | Denver Broncos | Free Agents
Pat Kirwan, of NFL.com, reports Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said there is a place on the team's roster for unrestricted free-agent CB Ty Law (Broncos).

CB | Nolan Carroll | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Aaron Wilson, of the National Football Post, reports the Pittsburgh Steelers are scheduled to meet with University of Maryland CB Nolan Carroll, according to a source.

CB | Kirkston Edwards | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Justin VanFulpen, of NFLDraftBible.com, reports Central Michigan CB Kirkston Edwards ran the 40-yard dash in 4.48 to 4.56 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.47 seconds and the three-cone drill in 7.06 seconds at his Pro Day. He measured a 34 1/2-inch vertical jump and a 10-foot-7 broad jump and completed 12 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.

CB | Josh Gordy | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Justin VanFulpen, of NFLDraftBible.com, reports Central Michigan CB Josh Gordy ran the 40-yard dash in 4.37 to 4.42 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.23 seconds and the three-cone drill in 6.62 seconds at his Pro Day. He measured a 38 1/2-inch vertical jump and a 10-foot-10 broad jump and completed 16 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.

CB | John Destin | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Justin VanFulpen, of NFLDraftBible.com, reports the Miami Dolphins are scheduled to meet with Tulsa CB John Destin Friday, April 9.


Safety

S | Eric Fraser | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Justin VanFulpen, of NFLDraftBible.com, reports Central Michigan S Eric Fraser ran the 40-yard dash in 4.60 to 4.62 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.17 seconds and the three-cone drill in 7.06 seconds at his Pro Day. He measured a 36 1/2-inch vertical jump and a 10-foot-6 broad jump.


Strong Safety

SS | Gibril Wilson | Free Agent | Free Agents
Terry McCormick, of The Nashville City Paper, reports the Tennessee Titans were scheduled to meet with unrestricted free-agent SS Aaron Rouse (Giants) and FS Gibril Wilson (Dolphins).

SS | Aaron Rouse | Free Agent | Free Agents
Terry McCormick, of The Nashville City Paper, reports the Tennessee Titans were scheduled to meet with unrestricted free-agent SS Aaron Rouse (Giants) and FS Gibril Wilson (Dolphins).


Free Safety

FS | Eric Berry | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Mary Kay Cabot, of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, reports the Cleveland Browns are scheduled to meet with University of Tennessee S Eric Berry Thursday, April 8, according to one of Berry's representatives.

FS | Bob Sanders | Indianapolis Colts | Injury, Fantasy
Mike Chappell, of The Indianapolis Star, reports Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay said FS Bob Sanders (knee, biceps) should be ready for the start of training camp.

FS | Danieal Manning | Chicago Bears | Free Agents
Vaughn McClure, of the Chicago Tribune, reports Chicago Bears restricted free-agent FS Danieal Manning said he will not attend the start offseason workouts Monday, March 29, as he continues to seek a long-term deal.

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