“Free agent linebacker Keith Brooking, who has played his entire football career in the Peachtree State, is leaving Georgia. Brooking on Saturday evening reached agreement to join the Dallas Cowboys. ESPN.com has confirmed that the contract is for three years, but no financial terms were yet available.” (ESPN)
The New England Patriots have sent their back-up quarterback Matt Cassel and veteran linebacker Mike Vrabel to the Kansas City Chiefs for their second round pick in the upcoming NFL Draft.
Cassel, who was franchised by the Pats on February 5th, was coming into the season as the insurance policy just in case Tom Brady got hurt again or wasn’t ready to start the season. In making this deal, the Patriots are making the statement that Brady will start the season healthy, or at least I hope so. Because if Tom isn’t ready to go by week one, New England will get ripped by their fans and the media.
Kansas City makes away like bandits in this deal. Continue reading…
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One team – the Jets – has dramatically improved their defense to this point in the off-season already signing linebacker Bart Scott, and the other – the Eagles – are going downhill as a whole. First they lost Brian Dawkins, then Correll Buckhalter, and now cornerback Lito Sheppard. The Eagles are getting a conditional [...]
A sore left groin will keep the Cleveland Indians’ star center fielder Grady Sizemore out of the World Baseball Classic.
From the AP:
“I wasn’t able to get through either game without pain,” said Sizemore, who injured the groin taking fly balls about a week ago.
Curtis Granderson, who was expected to split [...]
Update: The Cowboys are sending cornerback Anthony Henry to Detroit.
The Detroit Lions have sent quarterback Jon Kitna to the Dallas Cowboys.
The rest of this deal is unknown, but a guy like Kitna shouldn’t warrant much as he is the Lions 3rd or 4th option. But with an owner like Jerry Jones, [...]
The Denver Broncos and free agent safety Brian Dawkins have agreed to terms on a 5-year deal. The deal is worth $17 million with $7.2 million guaranteed. (Adam Schefter)
Josh Lattanzi, pen name Wandering Moses, is just a regular guy. He loves sports and even runs a blog of his own, The Sports Wilderness. Josh, or Wandering, writes a weekly column for But The Game Is On.
An interesting scenario has arisen in the past few weeks and [...]
Here are the latest happenings in the Free Agent realm(from latest to oldest):
BREAKING: Safety Brian Dawkins has signed with the Denver Broncos, according to David White of the San Fransisco Chronicle. OffTheRecord is reporting that the deal is worth $4 million for next season. Boy the Broncos are busy. NFL.com’s Adam Schefter [...]
The Cleveland Browns have sent their star tight end Kellen Winslow to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for an undisclosed draft pick.
In my mind, this move makes absolutely no sense. Winslow is a top five TE at this point in his career and, being only 25, has the potential to be in the top [...]