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Jonathan Stewart Signs Extension With Panthers Through 2018

Mar 24, 2017 11:56 AM

The Carolina Panthers have signed Jonathan Stewart to a one-year extension through 2018.

Stewart had a team-high 824 yards and nine touchdowns on 218 carries last season.

"It means a lot. This is a special place," Stewart said Friday. "... I'm not satisfied by any means. Last year was disappointing. We just have to get back to the mindset of winning, and it's really about the little things."

Stewart, who turned 30 on Tuesday, was scheduled to count $8,250,000 against the salary cap this season. 


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Jets Sign Josh McCown To One-Year Deal

Mar 20, 2017 7:16 PM

The New York Jets have signed Josh McCown to a one-year deal.

McCown's deal is worth $6 million and is fully guaranteed.

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Giants Sign Geno Smith, Josh Johnson

Mar 17, 2017 12:18 PM

The New York Giants are expected to sign Geno Smith.

The Giants are stockpiling quarterbacks, adding Smith to Eli Manning, Josh Johnson and Keith Wenning.

Johnson impressed them last year -- despite not throwing a pass - and Smith is coming off a torn ACL. 

Smith was a second round pick by the New York Jets in 2013.

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Jason Pierre-Paul Agrees To Deal With Giants With $54M Guaranteed

Mar 17, 2017 11:41 AM

The New York Giants have agreed upon a four-year deal with Jason Pierre-Paul with approximately $54 million in guaranteed money.

Pierre-Paul will average approximately $17 million per season.

The Giants used the franchise tag on Pierre-Paul last month for a one-year contract worth $16,934,000.

Pierre-Paul was craving long-term security as he enters his eighth season with the Giants.

"I'm not playing on no one-year deal," Pierre-Paul said.


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Jared Cook Agrees Upon Two-Year, $12.2M Deal With Raiders

Mar 16, 2017 6:01 PM

The Oakland Raiders have agreed upon a two-year, $12.2 million deal with Jared Cook.

Cook caught 30 balls for 377 yards and one touchdown last season at tight end for the Green Bay Packers. The Packers moved on from Cook this offseason when they signed Martellus Bennett.

Cook had spent the previous three seasons with the Rams.

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Brandon Carr Agrees To Four-Year, $24M Deal With Ravens

Mar 16, 2017 4:16 PM

The Baltimore Ravens have agreed upon a four-year, $24 million contract with Brandon Carr.

Carr, who went a stretch of 36 straight games without an interception before picking off Giants quarterback Eli Manning in the 2016 season opener, is coming off his best season, finishing with nine pass deflections, a quarterback pressure, a tackle for loss and 61 tackles with Dallas.

Carr signed a five-year, $50 million deal as a free agent in 2012.

Carr has started and played in every game of his career (144 and counting). He turns 31 on May 19, but he's been able to stay relatively injury free.


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Patriots Agree Upon Four-Year, $43.5M Deal With Dont'a Hightower

Mar 15, 2017 1:50 PM

The New England Patriots have agreed upon a four-year, $43.5 million deal with Dont'a Hightower.

Hightower will receive $19 million in guaranteed money.

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Eddie Lacy Agrees To Sign One-Year, $5.55M Deal With Seahawks

Mar 14, 2017 12:13 PM

The Seattle Seahawks have agreed upon a one-year, $5.55 million deal with Eddie Lacy.

Lacy has battled injuries and weight issues over the past few seasons.

The Seahawks also had interest in Adrian Peterson.

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Nick Foles Signs Two-Year, $11M Deal With Eagles

Mar 13, 2017 11:20 AM

Nick Foles has agreed to sign with the Philadelphia Eagles on a two-year, $11 million contract. Foles will receive $7 million in guaranteed money.

The Eagles have received trade interest in Chase Daniel who was the incumbent backup to Carson Wentz.

Foles previously worked with Doug Pederson.

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Terrelle Pryor Agrees To One-Year, $8M Deal With Washington

Mar 10, 2017 7:56 PM

Washington has signed Terrelle Pryor Sr. to a one-year, $8 million deal.

Washington lost DeSean Jackson and Pierre Garcon at wide receiver this offseason.

Pryor led the Browns with 77 receptions, 1,007 yards and four touchdowns last season. 

Pryor became the second player in NFL history to have seasons with 1,000 passing yards and 1,000 receiving yards. The last was Marlin Briscoe, who had 1,589 yards passing in 1968 and 1,036 receiving in 1970.

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Packers Agree To Sign Martellus Bennett
Martellus Bennett will leave the Patriots to join Aaron Rodgers and the Packers.

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Julius Peppers Agrees To Sign With Panthers
Julius Peppers turned 37 in January.


Calais Campbell Agrees To Four-Year, $60M Deal With Jaguars
Calais Campbell will receive $30 million in guaranteed money.

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Russell Okung Agrees Upon Four-Year, $53M Deal With Chargers
Russell Okung will be guaranteed $25 million.

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DeSean Jackson Agrees To Three-Year, $35M Deal With Buccaneers
DeSean Jackson caught 56 balls for 1,005 yards and four touchdowns last season.

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Alshon Jeffery Agrees To One-Year, $14M Deal With Eagles
The Bears elected not to use their franchise tag on Alshon Jeffery this offseason.

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Torrey Smith Agrees Upon Three-Year, $15M Deal With Eagles
Torrey Smith will give Carson Wentz and the Eagles a consistent speed option to spread the field.

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Robert Woods Agrees Upon Five-Year, $39M Deal With Rams
The contract for Robert Woods includes $15 million in guaranteed money.

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Kenny Britt Agrees To Four-Year, $32.5M Deal With Browns
Kenny Britt's eighth season in the NFL was his most productive, as he finished 2016 with career highs in receptions (68) and receiving yards (1,002).

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Bears, Mike Glennon Reach Three-Year, $43.5M Deal
The deal carries a $14.5 million annual average and the guaranteed value isn't yet known.

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Brian Hoyer To Sign Two-Year, $12M Deal With 49ers
There is an understanding Brian Hoyer will have a chance to start for the 49ers.

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Bills Restructure Contract Of Tyrod Taylor
Tyrod Taylor was owed $27.5 million in 2017 with another $3 million of his 2018 salary fully guaranteed if he didn't restructure his contract.

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Brandon Marshall Signs Two-Year, $12M Deal With Giants
Playing for the Giants ensures Brandon Marshall will be able to remain in New York, where he tapes his weekly appearance on Showtime's "Inside the NFL."

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Vernon Davis Signs Three-Year Deal With Washington
Vernon Davis caught 44 passes for 583 yards and two touchdowns last season for Washington.

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Charles Johnson Re-Signs With Carolina, Will Recruit Julius Peppers
Carolina almost re-signed Julius Peppers in 2014.

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Matt Cassel Agrees To Re-Sign With Titans
Matt Cassel saw action in four games last season, completing 30-of-51 passes for 284 yards with two touchdowns and a pair of picks.

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Eric Berry Agrees To Six-Year, $78M Deal With Chiefs
The contract will make Eric Berry the NFL's highest paid safety.

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Laurent Duvernay-Tardif Finalizing $41.25M Extension With Chiefs
Laurent Duvernay-Tardif has become one of the NFL's best run blockers at right guard.

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Antonio Brown Signs Four-Year, $68M Deal With Steelers
Antonio Brown had one season remaining on the five-year, $42 million deal he signed with Pittsburgh in 2012.

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Chiefs Sign C.J. Spiller
The Chiefs are C.J. Spiller's fourth team in the last five months.

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