July 2009 - Football Wiretap

Rosenfels, Jackson: No Hard Feelings
Minnesota quarterbacks Sage Rosenfels and Tarvaris Jackson aren't concerned with the fact that the team was heavily recruiting Brett Favre.

ESPN

'Remorseful' Burress Testifies For Grand Jury
Plaxico Burress testified for nearly three hours on Wednesday in front of a grand jury.

ESPN

Mr. Irrelevant Gets Kansas City's Starting Gig
The Chiefs announced on Tuesday that they have released kicker Connor Barth, making rookie Ryan Succop the team's starter.

Arrowhead Pride

Bills, Wood Agree To Terms On Deal
The Bills have agreed to terms on a five-year deal with rookie offensive lineman Eric Wood, according to a league source.

NFL.com

Dolphins Aren't Interested In Vick
The growing list of teams that aren't interested in Michael Vick now includes the Dolphins.

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

49ers Unsure Of Crabtree's Arrival
With no deal in place, the 49ers are unsure if rookie receiver Michael Crabtree will report to training camp this weekend.

ESPN

Browns Put Edwards On Non-Football Injury List
The Browns have placed receiver Braylon Edwards on the non-football injury list with an undisclosed ailment.

ESPN

Favre: No To Vikes Was 'Hardest Decision'
Brett Favre says that opting against playing for the Vikings this season was the hardest decision he's ever made.

ESPN

Jim Johnson Passes Away At Age Of 68
Jim Johnson has died at the age of 68.

ESPN

Eagles' Johnson Takes Turn For Worse
Former Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Johnson is believed to be losing his battle with melanoma.

Delco Times

Redskins Aren't Interested In Vick
The Redskins still have no interest in signing Michael Vick.

Washington Post

Brown, Cardinals Reach Four-Year Deal
The Cardinals have agreed on a contract with second-round draft pick Cody Brown of Connecticut.

ESPN

Marshall Misses Practice With Health Issues
Broncos wide receiver Brandon Marshall missed the team's morning practice on Tuesday for health reasons.

ESPN

Lawyer: Burress To Testify Before Grand Jury
Plaxico Burress, who faces a weapons charge for shooting himself in the thigh at a nightclub last year, will testify before a grand jury in Manhattan on Wednesday.

ESPN

Report: Favre Staying Retired
The Star Tribune is reporting that Brett Favre has decided to remain retired.

Star Tribune

Bush And Kardashian End Relationship
Reggie Bush and Kim Kardashian have ended their relationship.

CNN.com

Redskins Sign Jeremy Jarmon
The Redskins announced today that they have signed defensive end Jeremy Jarmon, who was selected by the team in the third round of the NFL Supplemental Draft on July 16.

RealGM Staff Report

Merriman Eager To Return
Chargers linebacker Shawne Merriman is eager to return to the field after appearing in just one game last season.

Yahoo! Sports

McNabb Jokes About T.O.'s Reality Show
Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb was asked by reporters on Monday how he would improve Terrell Owens' new reality show.

Yahoo! Sports

Talks Between Washington, Jets Heat Up
With training camp drawing near, talks between the Jets and running back Leon Washington on a new contract have intensified.

New York Daily News

Antonio Pierce Facing Indictment
Giants linebacker Antonio Pierce is facing a gun-possession indictment in the Plaxico Burress club shooting.

New York Post

Ravens Don't Have Many Options At WR
If Derrick Mason doesn't return to the team after a sudden retirement, the Ravens won't have many options at wide receiver.

Fan House

49ers Give Coffee Four-Year Deal
The 49ers have signed third-round pick Glen Coffee to a four-year contract.

ESPN

Report: DA Wants Jail Time For Burress
The New York Post is reporting that Manhattan's district attorney wants Plaxico Burress to serve time in prison.

Yahoo! Sports

Source: Cribbs Won't Play Without New Deal
Browns receiver Josh Cribbs won't play a regular season game without a new contract or raise, according to a source.

Cleveland Plain Dealer

Marshall Reports To Broncos Camp
Broncos wide receiver Brandon Marshall reported to camp on Monday, avoiding heavy fines for not participating.

Denver Post

Turner: LT Will Challenge For Rushing Title
Chargers coach Norv Turner expects to give LaDainian Tomlinson plenty of carries this season.

San Diego Union-Tribune

UNGL Announces Minicamp, Two Teams
The UNGL has announced its first-ever minicamp and the names of two franchises.

RealGM Staff Report

Redskins Waive Jonathan Evans
The Washington Redskins announced today that they have waived fullback Jonathan Evans.

RealGM Staff Report

Agent: Favre Still Wrestling With Decision
Agent Bus Cook says that Brett Favre is still mulling over whether he should play for the Vikings this season.

ESPN