July 2012 - Football Wiretap

Cowboys Continue To Issue Support For Dez Bryant
Jerry Jones hasn't spoken to Dez Bryant since his recent legal issues, but he has issued public support.

Calvin Watkins/ESPN

Packers Will Look For Ways To Get Cobb Involved
The Packers didn't rush the development of Randall Cobb as a rookie last season.

Packers News

Brees: Saints Believe They've Been Wronged
Drew Brees told Peter King of Sports Illustrated that the Saints feel as though they've been wronged by the NFL.

Pro Football Talk

Long, Rams Agree To Four-Year Extension
The Rams have agreed to a four-year contract extension with defensive end Chris Long.

Associated Press

Revis Sits Out Because Of Hamstring, Not Contract
His absence was not because of his desire for a new contract from the Jets.

Rich Cimini/ESPN.com

Dolphins Work Out Braylon Edwards
Braylon Edwards worked out for the Dolphins this weekend, according to a report.

Ross Tucker/ESPN.com (via Twitter)

Report: Lerner To Retain 30 Percent Stake
While he is looking to sell a majority of his stake in the franchise, Randy Lerner will retain a 30 percent share of the team.

Cleveland Plain Dealer

Nicks Still On Track For Mid-August Return
Hakeem Nicks has suffered no setbacks with his surgically repaired toe.

Ohm Youngmisuk/ESPN.com

Andre Johnson Hurts Groin
Andre Johnson left Sunday's practice with a pulled groin muscle, but Texans coach Gary Kubiak says the injury doesn't appear significant.

Associated Press

Steelers: Wallace 'Not Available For Trade'
The Steelers are denying speculation that they could look to trade disgruntled wide receiver Mike Wallace.

NFL.com

Boller Abruptly Retires From Chargers
Kyle Boller told the Chargers on Saturday that he will retire, one day after signing a contract with the team.

NFL.com

Dolphins, Tannehill Agree To $12.6M Deal
Ryan Tannehill missed two practice days of training camp.

NFL.com

Bengals Banned From Using Twitter
Marvin Lewis has banned the Bengals from using Twitter during training camp this summer.

Associated Press

Giants Could Still Extend Cruz's Contract
Victor Cruz is entering the final year of his contract and will make $540,000 this season.

Ohm Youngmisuk/ESPN.com

Carroll 'Concerned, Disappointed' About Lynch
Marshawn Lynch could face discipline from the NFL following his arrest for driving under the influence this offseason.

Associated Press

Jaguars Place Jones-Drew On Reserve List
Maurice Jones-Drew is holding out in hopes of getting the team to renegotiate his contract.

Associated Press

Foster Thinks Vegan Diet Has Been Overblown
Arian Foster received a lot of attention when he revealed earlier this offseason that he switched to a vegan diet.

Pro Football Talk

Garrard Likes Chances To Start For Dolphins
David Garrard will compete with Matt Moore and Ryan Tannehill to start for the Dolphins at quarterback.

NFL.com

Language Delaying Tannehill's Contract
The Dolphins and quarterback Ryan Tannehill's camp are officially in a stalemate.

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Josh Gordon Impressing With Browns
It hasn't taken long for Josh Gordon to make an impact with the Browns.

Associated Press

Andrew Luck Reports 'Nervous' To Camp
Andrew Luck has reported to training camp with the Colts as he prepares for his first NFL season.

Associated Press

Jets Fans Heckle Tebow During Drills
The quarterback was heckled by a few spectators during the team's first public practice.

ESPN.com

Gronkowski Vows To Focus On Football
Rob Gronkowski had a busy offseason, but the Patriots tight end insists he's ready to focus solely on football.

NFL.com

Fitzgerald Unfazed By Quarterback Debate
Larry Fitzgerald is a veteran of eight NFL seasons and almost as many quarterback controversies in Arizona.

Arizona Republic

Tony Gonzalez '95 Percent' Sure He'll Retire
Tony Gonzalez says that he's 95 percent sure the upcoming season will be his last.

Associated Press

Source: Tannehill Training At Private Academy
Dolphins rookie Ryan Tannehill is not in camp, but has reported across the state to the IMG Performance Institute.

ESPN.com

Payton Keeping 'Eye' On Saints
A massive photo of Sean Payton was unveiled at midfield on the sideline of the team's indoor practice facility on Friday.

Pat Yasinskas/ESPN.com

Steelers Fan In Talks To Purchase Browns
Randy Lerner has begun talks with truck-stop magnate Jimmy Haslam on giving up controlling interest of the franchise.

Associated Press

Antonio Brown Signs Five-Year Extension With Steelers
The Steelers have signed WR Antonio Brown to a five-year extension worth $42.5M.

ESPN.com

Kyle Boller Agrees To Deal With Chargers
The Chargers and QB Kyle Boller have agreed to a one-year deal.

Press Release