Fantasy football players in the news

by KFFL Staff on April 6, 2012 @ 09:36:48 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Brandon Weeden | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Oklahoma State QB Brandon Weeden said he was invited to attend the 2012 NFL Draft but declined the invitation because he is not sure when he will be taken in the draft.

QB | Rudy Carpenter | Dallas Cowboys | Transaction, Free Agents
The Dallas Cowboys have claimed free-agent QB Rudy Carpenter (Buccaneers) off waivers.


Running Back

RB | Alfonso Smith | Arizona Cardinals | Transaction, Free Agents
Arizona Cardinals exclusive rights free-agent RB Alfonso Smith has signed his one-year tender and will make $540,000 this season.

RB | Donald Brown | Indianapolis Colts | Fantasy
The Indianapolis Colts may decide to split the carries between RBs Delone Carter and Donald Brown in order to keep them both fresh during games.

RB | Delone Carter | Indianapolis Colts | Fantasy
The Indianapolis Colts may decide to split the carries between RBs Delone Carter and Donald Brown in order to keep them both fresh during games.


Wide Receiver

WR | Alshon Jeffery | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The Minnesota Vikings met with Georgia Tech WR Stephen Hill and South Carolina WR Alshon Jeffery this week.

WR | Stephen Hill | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The Minnesota Vikings met with Georgia Tech WR Stephen Hill and South Carolina WR Alshon Jeffery this week.

WR | Percy Harvin | Minnesota Vikings | Injury, Fantasy
Updating previous reports, Minnesota Vikings WR Percy Harvin (shoulder) said he is scheduled to undergo his arthroscopic shoulder surgery Tuesday, April 10.

WR | Jerome Simpson | Free Agent | Free Agents
Free-agent WR Jerome Simpson (Bengals) is expected to receive at least a four-game suspension after he was sentenced to 15 days in jail and three years probation for pleading guilty to a felony charge.

WR | Jacoby Ford | Oakland Raiders | Injury
Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen said WR Jacoby Ford (foot) and DE Matt Shaughnessy (shoulder) are close to 100 percent recovered.


Offensive Tackle

OT | Matt Kalil | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The Buffalo Bills are meeting with Southern California OT Matt Kalil Thursday, April 5.

OT | Brandon Keith | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Arizona Cardinals are open to re-signing free-agent OG Deuce Lutui and OT Brandon Keith this offseason.


Guard

OG | Ramon Foster | Pittsburgh Steelers | Transaction, Free Agents
The Pittsburgh Steelers have re-signed restricted free-agent OG Ramon Foster. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

OG | Deuce Lutui | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Arizona Cardinals are open to re-signing free-agent OG Deuce Lutui and OT Brandon Keith this offseason.

OG | Kyle Kosier | Free Agent | Draft, Free Agents
The Miami Dolphins have been in contact with free-agent OG Kyle Kosier (Cowboys); however, no signing will happen prior to the NFL Draft.


Offensive Line

OL | Cordy Glenn | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The Dallas Cowboys have met with University of Georgia OL Cordy Glenn and South Carolina CB Stephon Gilmore.


Defensive Line

DL | Trevor Laws | Free Agent | Free Agents
The St. Louis Rams met with free-agent DT Trevor Laws (Eagles) Thursday, April 5, and put him through a workout.

DL | Justin Bannan | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Denver Broncos met with free-agent DT Justin Bannan (Rams) Thursday, April 5.

DL | Matt Shaughnessy | Oakland Raiders | Injury
Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen said WR Jacoby Ford (foot) and DE Matt Shaughnessy (shoulder) are close to 100 percent recovered.

DL | Amobi Okoye | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Cincinnati Bengals had to reschedule their meeting with free-agent DT Amobi Okoye (Bears) because the coaches were attending Notre Dame's Pro Day.


Defensive End

DE | Cam Johnson | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
University of Virginia DE Cam Johnson is scheduled to meet with the Baltimore Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers in the near future.


Linebacker

LB | Gary Guyton | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Miami Dolphins are scheduled to meet with free-agent LB Gary Guyton (Patriots). It is not known if the two sides are close to an agreement.

LB | Bobby Carpenter | New England Patriots | Transaction, Free Agents
The New England Patriots have signed free-agent LB Bobby Carpenter (Lions). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

LB | Quentin Groves | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Miami Dolphins would like to work out free-agent LB Quentin Groves (Raiders).


Cornerback

CB | Jonathan Wilhite | Chicago Bears | Transaction, Free Agents
The Chicago Bears have agreed to terms with free-agent CB Jonathan Wilhite (Broncos) on a one-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

CB | Keith Tandy | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
West Virginia CB Keith Tandy has met with the Jacksonville Jaguars and Indianapolis Colts and has worked out for the Chicago Bears and Washington Redskins.

CB | Kelvin Hayden | Chicago Bears | Transaction, Free Agents
The Chicago Bears have agreed to terms with free-agent CB Kelvin Hayden (Falcons) on a one-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

CB | Stephon Gilmore | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The Dallas Cowboys have met with University of Georgia OL Cordy Glenn and South Carolina CB Stephon Gilmore.

CB | Dre Kirkpatrick | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The Buffalo Bills are meeting with University of Alabama CB Dre Kirkpatrick Thursday, April 5.


Strong Safety

SS | Yeremiah Bell | Free Agent | Free Agents
The New England Patriots have expressed interest in free-agent SS Yeremiah Bell (Dolphins).

SS | Tyrell Johnson | Miami Dolphins | Transaction, Free Agents
The Miami Dolphins have signed free-agent SS Tyrell Johnson (Vikings). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

SS | Quintin Demps | Houston Texans | Transaction, Free Agents
The Houston Texans have re-signed free-agent SS Quintin Demps. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.


Free Safety

FS | Chris Crocker | Free Agent | Transaction, Free Agents
The Cincinnati Bengals released FS Chris Crocker Friday, April 6.

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