Fantasy football players in the news

by KFFL Staff on May 22, 2012 @ 09:41:12 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Brandon Weeden | Cleveland Browns | Fantasy
Cleveland Browns general manager Tom Heckert said he expects QB Brandon Weeden to be the team's starting quarterback this year over QB Colt McCoy. "The best guy is going to play and we fully expect Brandon to be that guy," Heckert said.

QB | Jacory Harris | Free Agent | Transaction, Free Agents
The Philadelphia Eagles released QB Jacory Harris Monday, May 21.

QB | Matt Moore | Miami Dolphins | Fantasy
Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross said he thinks QB Matt Moore will be the starting quarterback Week 1 but he is just guessing and that nothing has been decided.

QB | Peyton Manning | Denver Broncos | Fantasy
Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning's throws had some zip on them during organized team activities Monday, May 21. Manning ran the offensive practice, lining up receivers, running backs and even fellow quarterbacks during the Broncos' workout.


Running Back

RB | Tim Hightower | Washington Redskins | Injury, Fantasy
Washington Redskins RB Tim Hightower (knee) did not participate in the organized team activities Monday, May 21, but did work with trainers on the sidelines.


Wide Receiver

WR | Rishard Matthews | Miami Dolphins | Transaction
The Miami Dolphins signed undrafted free-agent WR Rishard Matthews (Nevada) to an undisclosed deal Tuesday, May 22.

WR | Lestar Jean | Houston Texans | Fantasy
Houston Texans WR Lestar Jean worked with the first-team offense during the organized team activities Monday, May 21, in place of injured WR Andre Johnson (knee).

WR | Leonard Hankerson | Washington Redskins | Injury, Fantasy
Washington Redskins WR Leonard Hankerson (hip) did not participate in the organized team activities Monday, May 21, but did work with trainers on the sidelines.

WR | Andre Johnson | Houston Texans | Injury, Fantasy
Houston Texans WR Andre Johnson (knee) is not participating in the organized team activities Monday, May 21, because he recently underwent arthroscopic knee surgery. He expects to be ready for training camp.


Tight End

TE | Kellen Winslow | Seattle Seahawks | Fantasy
Updating a previous report, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers traded TE Kellen Winslow to the Seattle Seahawks Monday, May 21, in exchange for a 2013 seventh-round draft pick that can be upgraded to a sixth-round selection.

TE | Dallas Clark | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Transaction, Fantasy
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed free-agent TE Dallas Clark (Colts). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.


Guard

OG | Allen Barbre | Free Agent | Transaction
Seattle Seahawks OT Allen Barbre has been suspended for four games by the NFL. The reason for the suspension was not disclosed.

OG | Reggie Stephens | Cincinnati Bengals | Transaction, Free Agents
The Cincinnati Bengals have signed free-agent C Reggie Stephens (Bears). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

OG | Matt Murphy | Cincinnati Bengals | Transaction, Free Agents
The Cincinnati Bengals have claimed free-agent OG Matt Murphy (Colts) off waivers.


Defensive Line

DL | Jason Shirley | Free Agent | Transaction
The Carolina Panthers have waived DT Jason Shirley.

DL | Derek Wolfe | Denver Broncos | Transaction
The Denver Broncos have agreed to terms with second-round draft choice DL Derek Wolfe on a four-year deal worth $5.2 million.

DL | Stephen Bowen | Washington Redskins | Injury
Washington Redskins DE Stephen Bowen (knee) underwent knee surgery earlier this offseason and did not participate in the organized team activities Monday, May 21. He expects to be 100 percent in a few weeks.


Linebacker

LB | Stephen Tulloch | Detroit Lions | Injury
Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz said LB Stephen Tulloch (knee) will sit out the remaining organized team activities in May because of knee tendinitis.

LB | Lance Briggs | Chicago Bears | Free Agents
Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs said he hopes the team signs free-agent DT Tommie Harris (Chargers) because he believes Harris makes the defense better.


Cornerback

CB | Justin King | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Indianapolis Colts recently worked out free-agent CB Justin King (Rams).


Free Safety

FS | Gibril Wilson | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Tennessee Titans met with free-agent FS Gibril Wilson (Bengals) and SS Abram Elam (Cowboys) Monday, May 21.

FS | Abram Elam | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Tennessee Titans met with free-agent FS Gibril Wilson (Bengals) and SS Abram Elam (Cowboys) Monday, May 21.

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