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Buccaneers | Marquis Spruill visits

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:23:59 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have met with Syracuse LB Marquis Spruill this offseason.

Patriots | Cancel visit with Demarcus Lawrence

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:20:03 -0700

The New England Patriots have decided to cancel their scheduled visit with Boise State DE Demarcus Lawrence.

NFL | Laurent Duvernay-Tardif receiving interest

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:12:54 -0700

McGill OT Laurent Duvernay-Tardif is receiving interest from the Arizona Cardinals, Seattle Seahawks, Kansas City Chiefs, Green Bay Packers, Cleveland Browns, Buffalo Bills and Miami Dolphins. The Philadelphia Eagles conducted a private workout with Duvernay-Tardif.

Giants | Antrel Rolle would like to finish career with team

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:58:15 -0700

New York Giants FS Antrel Rolle, who is entering the final year of his contract, said finishing his career with the Giants would be an ideal situation. Rolle said he believes he can play four or five more seasons in the league.

Buccaneers | Jeff Demps to focus on football

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:57:36 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeff Demps said he has put his track career on hold for now and will focus solely on football.

Giants | Buster Posey, Angel Pagan resting

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:55:50 -0700

San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey and OF Angel Pagan have the day off Wednesday, April 23. Posey is in a 3-for-35 slump.

FANTASY TIP: Remove Posey and Pagan from your daily lineups.

Red Sox | Alex Wilson coming up, Daniel Nava demoted

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:54:27 -0700

The Boston Red Sox are recalled RP Alex Wilson from Triple-A Pawtucket Wednesday, April 23, and OF Daniel Nava will be optioned in a corresponding move.

Rangers | Daniel Robertson acquired, Pedro Figueroa to DL

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:53:56 -0700

The Texas Rangers acquired OF Daniel Robertson from the San Diego Padres Wednesday, April 23, and brought him up to the big leagues. In a corresponding move, RP Pedro Figueroa (elbow) was placed on the disabled list with elbow inflammation.

Falcons | Sean Weatherpoon still rehabbing

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:53:21 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Sean Weatherspoon (knee) said he is still rehabbing the knee injury he suffered during the 2013 season. Weatherspoon said he did not undergo surgery on the knee this offseason.

Dolphins | Have talked with Brock Jensen

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:39:20 -0700

The Miami Dolphins have called North Dakota State QB Brock Jensen several times leading up to the 2014 NFL Draft.

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Dolphins | Billy Turner visiting

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:35:01 -0700

The Miami Dolphins are meeting with North Dakota State OT Billy Turner Monday, April 23.

Cardinals | Daryl Washington receives probation

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:31:18 -0700

Arizona Cardinals LB Daryl Washington has been sentenced to one year of supervised probation for assaulting a former girlfriend.

Bills | Three ERFAs re-signed

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:27:07 -0700

The Buffalo Bills have re-signed exclusive rights free-agent FB Frank Summers, WR Chris Hogan, and OG Antoine McClain. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Bills | EJ Manuel knows he needs to improve

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:26:10 -0700

Buffalo Bills QB EJ Manuel said he knows that there are things he can improve in his game, which is why he worked out with some of his teammates this offseason to build chemistry with them and become more of a leader.

White Sox | Gordon Beckham on track to return this weekend

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:18:56 -0700

Chicago White Sox 2B Gordon Beckham (oblique) is on track to return to the team this weekend after rehabbing with Double-A Birmingham.

FANTASY TIP: Beckham will steal valuable playing time from Marcus Semien at the keystone when he returns. That'll make Semien mainly a middle infield depth piece in AL-only leagues.

49ers | Aldon Smith present for workouts

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:16:45 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Aldon Smith was present for the start of offseason workouts Monday, April 21, even though he was arrested in Los Angeles last week.

Mariners | Dustin Ackley dropped in order

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:11:41 -0700

Seattle Mariners OF Dustin Ackley has been dropped from No. 2 in the batting order after going 0-for-8 with six strikeouts in two games in the spot.

FANTASY TIP: Ackley is off to a rather slow start in April, and he's hitless in his last three games. Consider benching him if you haven't already.

Lions | Dominic Raiola fine with team drafting center

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:10:15 -0700

Detroit Lions C Dominic Raiola said he would be fine with the team selecting a center during the 2014 NFL Draft, because he understands that he is near the end of his career. "I've always been a team guy," Raiola said. "As long as I'm doing my job, I should have a job on the field. I'm not going to last forever. It's not an easy position to learn. If they draft somebody, so be it. I guess I get to teach him. I'm not going to have any hard feelings. I'm not that kind of teammate."

Astros | Matt Albers unavailable

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:10:02 -0700

Houston Astros RP Matt Albers (shoulder) is unavailable to pitch Wednesday, April 23, due to shoulder tightness. Albers doesn't think the injury is serious.

Cardinals | Adam Wainwright's ligament fine

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:09:00 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said SP Adam Wainwright (knee) doesn't have any sign of ligament damage to his knee, and his strength and mobility checked out fine. There are no plans for Wainwright to undergo a scan.

FANTASY TIP: Wainwright dodged a bullet last night. From all indications, he should be good to go for his next start.