Fantasy football players in the news

by KFFL Staff on March 11, 2013 @ 10:35:20 PDT

 



Running Back

RB | Andre Brown | New York Giants | Depth Chart Tidbit, Fantasy
The New York Giants intend to split carries between RBs Andre Brown and David Wilson in 2013.

RB | David Wilson | New York Giants | Depth Chart Tidbit, Fantasy
The New York Giants intend to split carries between RBs Andre Brown and David Wilson in 2013.

RB | Reggie Bush | Free Agent | Free Agents, Fantasy
The Denver Broncos are rumored to be the leaders to sign free-agent RB Reggie Bush (Dolphins).

RB | Rashard Mendenhall | Free Agent | Free Agents, Fantasy
The Denver Broncos have expressed interest in free-agent RB Rashard Mendenhall (Steelers). The team's level of interest is not known at this point.


Wide Receiver

WR | Percy Harvin | Minnesota Vikings | Fantasy
The Minnesota Vikings have agreed to a trade with the Seattle Seahawks that would send WR Percy Harvin to the Seahawks for draft picks. Harvin will have to pass a physical to complete the trade.

WR | Brandon Banks | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Washington Redskins will not tender restricted free-agent WR Brandon Banks a contract, and he'll become an unrestricted free agent.

WR | Anquan Boldin | Baltimore Ravens | Fantasy
Baltimore Ravens WR Anquan Boldin will stand firm on his stance that he won't take a pay cut.

WR | Mike Wallace | Free Agent | Free Agents, Fantasy
The league-wide expectation is that the Miami Dolphins will sign free-agent WR Mike Wallace (Steelers).

WR | Danny Amendola | Free Agent | Free Agents, Fantasy
Updating previous reports, the St. Louis Rams are not expected to re-sign free-agent WR Danny Amendola.

WR | Richard Goodman | San Diego Chargers | Transaction, Free Agents, Fantasy
Exclusive rights free-agent WR Richard Goodman signed his one-year tender with the San Diego Chargers Sunday, March 10.

WR | Donte' Stallworth | New England Patriots | Free Agents
The New England Patriots have expressed interest in re-signing free-agent WR Donte' Stallworth but no deal is imminent at this point.

WR | Brandon Gibson | Free Agent | Free Agents, Fantasy
The St. Louis Rams will not re-sign free-agent WR Brandon Gibson this offseason because he is looking for a fresh start and a bigger role. The team were interested in signing him but would have used him as only a No. 3 or No. 4 wide receiver and pay him that way. It is believed Gibson could receive the opportunity to be a No. 2 wide receiver with another team.


Tight End

TE | Jared Cook | Free Agent | Free Agents, Fantasy
The Miami Dolphins are targeting free-agent TE Jared Cook (Titans).

TE | Rhett Ellison | Minnesota Vikings | Depth Chart Tidbit
The Minnesota Vikings have informed FB Rhett Ellison he'll be the starting fullback if FB Jerome Felton departs via free agency.

TE | Tony Gonzalez | Free Agent | Free Agents, Fantasy
Free-agent TE Tony Gonzalez (Falcons) is expected to inform the Atlanta Falcons this week that he will re-sign with the team and will return for the 2013 season.


Place Kicker

PK | Mike Nugent | Cincinnati Bengals | Transaction, Free Agents
The Cincinnati Bengals have agreed to terms with free-agent PK Mike Nugent (Bengals). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.


Offensive Tackle

OT | Jake Long | Free Agent | Free Agents
The St. Louis Rams are one of the teams most interested in free-agent OT Jake Long (Dolphins).

OT | Eric Winston | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Washington Redskins do not appear to be serious suitors for free-agent OT Eric Winston (Chiefs). The team has not had much contact with Winston's representatives.


Guard

OG | Louis Vasquez | Free Agent | Transaction, Free Agents
The San Diego Chargers would like to retain impending free-agent OG Louis Vasquez. If he is not re-signed before the deadline Tuesday, March 12, he will become an unrestricted free agent. He has started 55 games for the Chargers, including the postseason. He's been flagged for one penalty in 3,435 offensive snaps.


Offensive Line

OL | Joe Reitz | Indianapolis Colts | Transaction, Free Agents
The Indianapolis Colts resigned exclusive rights free-agent DL Martin Tevaseu and OL Joe Reitz. Tevaseu signed a one-year, $555,000 deal, and Reitz signed a one-year, $620,000 deal.

OL | Nick Sundberg | Washington Redskins | Transaction, Free Agents
The Washington Redskins have agreed to terms with restricted free-agent LS Nick Sundberg on a four-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.


Defensive Line

DL | Michael Bennett | Free Agent | Free Agents
Free-agent DL Michael Bennett (Buccaneers) said there's about a "40-60" chance he re-signs with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

DL | Chris Baker | Washington Redskins | Free Agents
The Washington Redskins tendered restricted free-agent DT Chris Baker a qualifying offer of $1.32 million.

DL | Martin Tevaseu | Indianapolis Colts | Transaction, Free Agents
The Indianapolis Colts resigned exclusive rights free-agent DL Martin Tevaseu and OL Joe Reitz. Tevaseu signed a one-year, $555,000 deal, and Reitz signed a one-year, $620,000 deal.

DL | Ricky Jean-Francois | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Philadelphia Eagles are interested in free-agent DL Ricky Jean-Francois (49ers).

DL | Glenn Dorsey | Free Agent | Transaction, Free Agents
The Kansas City Chiefs and impending free-agent DL Glenn Dorsey have been working hard and making progress on a new deal which would keep Dorsey in Kansas City, according to league sources Sunday, March 10. Dorsey appeared as good as gone, but now it wouldn't be surprising if he re-signed before the market opens Tuesday, March 12.

DL | Wallace Gilberry | Cincinnati Bengals | Transaction
The Cincinnati Bengals re-signed DL Wallace Gilberry to a three-year, $6.75 million contract Sunday, March 10.

DL | Sen'Derrick Marks | Free Agent | Free Agents
The New York Giants have contacted the representatives for free-agent DT Sen'Derrick Marks (Titans) to express their interest in Marks.

DL | William Hayes | Free Agent | Free Agents
Free-agent DE William Hayes may not re-sign with the St. Louis Rams because he is looking for more than the Rams are willing to offer.

DL | Quinton Coples | New York Jets | Depth Chart Tidbit
The New York Jets may use the 4-3 defensive alignment more often next season. LB David Harris would be the middle linebacker while LB Demario Davis would be the weakside linebacker. DL Quinton Coples could be used as a defensive end in that alignment.


Defensive Tackle

DT | Cullen Jenkins | New York Giants | Transaction, Free Agents
The New York Giants and free-agent DL Cullen Jenkins (Eagles) agreed to a three-year contract worth $8 million Sunday, March 10, according to a league source. The deal includes a $2 million signing bonus and $3 million in guaranteed money, according to the source.


Linebacker

LB | James Harrison | Free Agent | Free Agents, Fantasy
The New Orleans Saints are unlikely to sign free-agent LB James Harrison (Steelers). Harrison's agent said he would love to play in New Orleans.

LB | Paul Kruger | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Indianapolis Colts are expected to be in a bidding war with the Cleveland Browns for free-agent LB Paul Kruger (Ravens) once free agency begins.

LB | Kyle Wilber | Dallas Cowboys | Depth Chart Tidbit
Dallas Cowboys LB Kyle Wilber is expected to compete for the starting strongside linebacker job during offseason workouts and training camp.

LB | Sean Porter | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The Atlanta Falcons had a private workout with Texas A&M LB Sean Porter Sunday, March 10.

LB | Victor Butler | Free Agent | Free Agents
The New York Jets will be targeting free-agent LB Victor Butler (Cowboys) once free agency begins.

LB | Philip Wheeler | Free Agent | Free Agents
The St. Louis Rams have shown at least some interest in free-agent LB Dannell Ellerbe (Ravens) and LB Philip Wheeler (Raiders).

LB | Dannell Ellerbe | Free Agent | Free Agents
The St. Louis Rams have shown at least some interest in free-agent LB Dannell Ellerbe (Ravens) and LB Philip Wheeler (Raiders).

LB | David Harris | New York Jets | Depth Chart Tidbit
The New York Jets may use the 4-3 defensive alignment more often next season. LB David Harris would be the middle linebacker while LB Demario Davis would be the weakside linebacker. DL Quinton Coples could be used as a defensive end in that alignment.

LB | Demario Davis | New York Jets | Depth Chart Tidbit
The New York Jets may use the 4-3 defensive alignment more often next season. LB David Harris would be the middle linebacker while LB Demario Davis would be the weakside linebacker. DL Quinton Coples could be used as a defensive end in that alignment.


Cornerback

CB | Chris Gamble | Retired | Transaction, Free Agents
Free-agent CB Chris Gamble (Panthers) has decided to retire instead of hitting the free-agent market.

CB | Sean Smith | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Kansas City Chiefs haven't ruled out signing someone like free-agent CB Sean Smith (Dolphins) after signing CB Dunta Robinson.

CB | Captain Munnerlyn | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Cleveland Browns have been in contact with the agent of impending free-agent CB Captain Munnerlyn (Panthers), according to a league source. Munnerlyn has excelled while covering slot receivers in the nickel role. New head coach Rob Chudzinski also has some familiarity with Munnerlyn from his time in Carolina.

CB | Chris Houston | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Detroit Lions have made an offer to free-agent CB Chris Houston (Lions) but he wants to test the free-agent market before making a decision.

CB | Kyle Arrington | New England Patriots | Free Agents
Free-agent CB Kyle Arrington said he still interested in re-signing with the New England Patriots this offseason but indicated several teams have expressed interest in him.

CB | Glover Quin | Free Agent | Free Agents
The St. Louis Rams could show interest in free-agent FS Glover Quin (Texans) and FS Louis Delmas (Lions) this offseason.


Safety

S | John Boyett | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Oregon S John Boyett will not conduct his Pro Day workout in Eugene at his college, but he will instead work out for teams at his high school in Napa, Calif. April 10.


Strong Safety

SS | Quintin Mikell | Free Agent | Transaction
The St. Louis Rams will release SS Quintin Mikell Monday, March 11.


Free Safety

FS | David Bruton | Denver Broncos | Transaction, Free Agents
The Denver Broncos re-signed DB David Bruton to a three-year deal. Terms were not disclosed.

FS | Jairus Byrd | Buffalo Bills | Free Agents
The representatives for Buffalo Bills franchise free-agent FS Jairus Byrd could look for a contract similar to the one San Diego Chargers FS Eric Weddle signed, which was a five-year deal worth $40 million.

FS | Louis Delmas | Free Agent | Free Agents
The St. Louis Rams could show interest in free-agent FS Glover Quin (Texans) and FS Louis Delmas (Lions) this offseason.

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