Fantasy football players in the news

by KFFL Staff on March 31, 2010 @ 10:26:26 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Matt Grothe | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Jim Flynn, of PewterReport.com, reports the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are scheduled to hold private workouts with South Florida S Nate Allen and QB Matt Grothe in April.

QB | Sam Bradford | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
John Czarnecki, of FOXSports.com, reports the St. Louis Rams likely will have to pay University of Oklahoma QB Sam Bradford $13 million per season and $50 million guaranteed if they select him with the first overall pick in the 2010 NFL Draft based on what the top quarterbacks have received in the past two drafts, both of whom were represented by Bradford's agent Tom Condon.

QB | Patrick Ramsey | Detroit Lions | Free Agents
Bryan Mullen, of The Tennessean, reports the Tennessee Titans met with unrestricted free-agent QB Chris Simms (Broncos) and QB Patrick Ramsey (Lions) Tuesday, March 30.

QB | Chris Simms | Free Agent | Free Agents
Bryan Mullen, of The Tennessean, reports the Tennessee Titans met with unrestricted free-agent QB Chris Simms (Broncos) and QB Patrick Ramsey (Lions) Tuesday, March 30.

QB | Jimmy Clausen | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Jason Reid, of The Washington Post, reports the Washington Redskins are scheduled to hold a private workout with Notre Dame QB Jimmy Clausen Thursday, April 15, according to a source.

QB | Tim Tebow | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Karen Guregian, of the Boston Herald, reports New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and director of player personnel Nick Caserio met with University of Florida QB Tim Tebow Monday, March 29, according to sources.


Running Back

RB | Marshawn Lynch | Buffalo Bills | Fantasy
Mark Gaughan, of The Buffalo News, reports Buffalo Bills RB Marshawn Lynch was not present for the team's offseason workout Tuesday, March 30. Head coach Chan Gailey said he has not talked with Lynch, but general manager Buddy Nix has talked to him.

RB | C.J. Spiller | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers LB Takeo Spikes said he thinks the 49ers should take Clemson RB C.J. Spiller in the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft because of what he can bring as a runner as well as a return specialist.

RB | Marion Barber III | Dallas Cowboys | Fantasy
Calvin Watkins, of ESPNDallas.com, reports the Dallas Cowboys have not discussed the idea of trading RB Marion Barber III, according to team sources.


Tight End

TE | Logan Paulsen | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Aaron Wilson, of the National Football Post, reports California-Los Angeles TE Logan Paulsen was solid in his Pro Day workout Tuesday, March 30. Paulsen measured an 8-foot-11 broad jump and completed 25 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press. He ran the 40-yard dash in the 4.8-second to 4.9-second range.

TE | Owen Daniels | Houston Texans | Free Agents, Fantasy
Aaron Wilson, of the National Football Post, reports Houston Texans restricted free-agent TE Owen Daniels has not signed his tender offer but has signed a waiver to participate in offseason workouts. Daniels said his agent and the Texans have had productive talks regarding a new contract.


Place Kicker

PK | Jason Elam | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Associated Press reports free-agent PK Jason Elam (Falcons) will sign a one-day contract with the Denver Broncos so he can retire with the team. Elam played 15 seasons with the Broncos from 1993 to 2007.

PK | Shane Andrus | San Francisco 49ers | Transaction, Free Agents
Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports the San Francisco 49ers have re-signed unrestricted free-agent PK Shane Andrus to a one-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.


Offensive Guard

OG | Rob Sims | Seattle Seahawks | Free Agents
Jason La Canfora, of NFL.com, reports the Detroit Lions are strongly considering making a trade with the Seattle Seahawks for restricted free-agent OG Rob Sims, according to a league source.

OG | Jacques McClendon | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Ed Bouchette, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, reports the Pittsburgh Steelers are meeting with University of Tennessee OG Jacques McClendon and Indiana University OT Rodger Saffold Tuesday, March 30.


Offensive Tackle

OT | Selvish Capers | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Aaron Wilson, of the National Football Post, reports the Philadelphia Eagles recently held a private workout with West Virginia OT Selvish Capers, according to a source.

OT | Rodger Saffold | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Ed Bouchette, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, reports the Pittsburgh Steelers are meeting with University of Tennessee OG Jacques McClendon and Indiana University OT Rodger Saffold Tuesday, March 30.


Defensive Line

DL | Victor Adeyanju | St. Louis Rams | Transaction, Free Agents
Jim Thomas, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, reports St. Louis Rams restricted free-agent DE Victor Adeyanju has signed his one-year tender offer. Financial terms were not disclosed.

DL | Tyson Alualu | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Todd Archer, of The Dallas Morning News, reports the Dallas Cowboys met with University of California DE Tyson Alualu Monday, March 29.

DL | Reggie Hayward | Jacksonville Jaguars | Free Agents
Michael C. Wright, of The Florida Times-Union, reports the Jacksonville Jaguars are in contract negotiations with unrestricted free-agent DE Reggie Hayward (Jaguars).


Linebacker

LB | Chris Gocong | Philadelphia Eagles | Draft
Aaron Wilson, of the National Football Post, reports the Philadelphia Eagles have held preliminary discussions with the Cleveland Browns about trading LB Chris Gocong, according to a league source with knowledge of the situation. No deal is imminent, but talks are expected to continue heading into the NFL Draft.

LB | Kyle Bosworth | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Bo Marchionte, of NFL Draft Bible, reports California-Los Angeles LB Kyle Bosworth ran the 40-yard dash in 4.58 seconds at his Pro Day. He also measured a 9-foot-9 broad jump and a 32 1/2-inch vertical jump.

LB | DeMeco Ryans | Houston Texans | Transaction, Free Agents
John McClain, of the Houston Chronicle, reports the Houston Texans have re-signed restricted free-agent LB DeMeco Ryans to a six-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

LB | Rolando McClain | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Ralph Vacchiano, of the New York Daily News, reports University of Alabama LB Rolando McClain said during a radio interview that he believes he can succeed in the 4-3 defensive alignment even though he played in a 3-4 defense at Alabama.

LB | Sean Witherspoon | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Aaron Wilson, of the National Football Post, reports the Kansas City Chiefs are scheduled to meet with Missouri LB Sean Witherspoon Wednesday, March 31, and Thursday, April 1, according to a source.

LB | Geno Hayes | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury
Stephen Holder, of the St. Petersburg Times, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Geno Hayes (shoulder) will be limited during offseason workouts but is expected to be ready for the start of training camp.


Defensive Back

DB | Nate Allen | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Jim Flynn, of PewterReport.com, reports the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are scheduled to hold private workouts with South Florida S Nate Allen and QB Matt Grothe in April.

DB | Chris Cook | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Aaron Wilson, of the National Football Post, reports the New England Patriots recently held a private workout with University of Virginia CB Chris Cook.


Cornerback

CB | Adam Jones | Free Agent | Free Agents
Geoff Hobson, of Bengals.com, reports at the moment, the Cincinnati Bengals no longer appear to be in the derby for free-agent CB Adam Jones (Cowboys).

CB | Tye Hill | Tennessee Titans | Free Agents
Updating a previous report, The Associated Press reports the Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with unrestricted free-agent CB Tye Hill (Falcons) on a one-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.


Strong Safety

SS | Hiram Eugene | Oakland Raiders | Transaction, Free Agents
Raiders.com reports the Oakland Raiders have re-signed restricted free-agent SS Hiram Eugene. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.


Free Safety

FS | Matt Ware | Arizona Cardinals | Transaction, Free Agents
Jason La Canfora, of NFL.com, reports the Arizona Cardinals have re-signed free-agent FS Matt Ware to a one-year deal, according to a league source. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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