July 2013 - Football Wiretap

Dan Koppen Tears ACL
Dan Koppen's season would almost assuredly be over and it could be career-ending.

Dan Hanzus/NFL.com

Dennis Pitta Dislocates Hip, Out For Season
Dennis Pitta is expected to be out until at least Week 2 of the regular season.


Chip Kelly To Call Plays For Eagles
Chip Kelly will be the Ealges' play-caller this season.

Alex Smith/Eagles.com

Jeremy Maclin Tears ACL
Jeremy Maclin was carted off the practice field.

Ian Rapoport/NFL.com

Aaron Berry Out For Season With Torn ACL
Aaron Berry will miss the entire 2013 season with a torn ACL.

Dan Hanzus/NFL.com

Eagles Become 1st Team In NFL History To Close Training Camp To Media
The Eagles have closed their training camp practices to the media.

Paul Domowitch/Philadelphia Daily News

Rodgers On Braun: Doesn't Feel Good To Be Lied To
Aaron Rodgers was very vocal in his support for Ryan Braun as he faced allegation of performance enhancing drugs.

Tom Silverstein/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Lamar Divens Activated After Being Struck By Brooks With Beer Bottle
Lamar Divens asked Ahmad Brooks for $1 million to resolve the issue.

Matt Maiocco/Comcast

Patriots Order Players Not To Discuss Hernandez With Media
The Patriots have advised their players not to comment on Aaron Hernandez's ongoing legal situation.

RealGM Staff Report

Tim Tebow 'Horrendous' In Initial Practice
Tim Tebow was described as "horrendous" in Friday's practice by Tom E. Curran of Comcast.

Tom E. Curran/Comcast

Bears Sign Jamaal Anderson
Jamaal Anderson was signed to replace Sedrick Ellis following his sudden retirement announcement.

John Breech/CBS Sports

Tarell Brown Loses $2M For Missing OTAs, Fires Agent
Tarell Brown has voided a $2 million escalator in his contract after choosing to not participate in the 49ers' voluntary offseaosn program.


Be The GM: Colin Kaepernick Or Russell Wilson
Colin Kaepernick and Russell Wilson have combined for just 30 career starts, but their budding rivalry figures to be one of the best in the NFL.

Christopher Reina/RealGM

Percy Harvin May Need Surgery On Hip
The Seahawks are hoping that Percy Harvin will not need surgery.

Tom Pelissero/USA Today

John Abraham Agrees To $6M Deal With Cardinals
John Abraham has played in at least 15 games while recording at least 9.5 sacks in each of the past six seasons.

Josh Katzowitz/CBS Sports

Matt Ryan Nearing $100M Extension With Falcons
Matt Ryan is entering the final season of his six-year rookie deal.

Chris Mortensen/ESPN (h/t PFT)

Jacoby Jones Passes Conditioning Test On 2nd Try
Jacoby Jones didn't pass initially coming off his participation on 'Dancing With The Stars'.

Aaron Wilson/Baltimore Sun

Sheldon Richardson Signs Rookie Deal With Jets
Sheldon Richardson was the 13th overall pick out of Missouri.

Brian Costello/New York Post

Patriots Won't Pay Bonus To Aaron Hernandez For Work Completed
The Patriots will not pay Aaron Hernandez an $82,000 workout bonus due on August 1 for work he performed prior to being charged with murder.

Adam Schefter/ESPN

Braylon Edwards To Sign With Jets
This will mark Braylon Edwards' third stint with the Jets.

Adam Schefter/ESPN

Eagles Claim William Powell
William Powell had 217 rushing yards on 60 carries in 13 games last season.

Bo Wulf/Eagles.com

Trent Richardson Could Have More Than 300 Carries
Trent Richardson had 267 carries for 950 yards and 11 touchdowns last season.

Mary Kay Cabot/Plain Dealer

Rodgers, Wilson, Luck Comprise Top-3 Of Barnwell's Trade Value List
Aaron Rodgers is ranked first, while J.J. Watt is the only non-quarterback in the top-10.

Bill Barnwell/ESPN

DeMarcus Ware Feeling Great About Move To Defensive End
DeMarcus Ware is a seven-time Pro Bowler at outside linebacker.

Jon Machota/Dallas Morning News

Darrelle Revis Ready To Practice
Darrelle Revis is ready to practice as the Buccaneers begin training camp on Thursday.

Pat Yasinskas/ESPN

Lions Sign Chaz Schilens To One-Year Contract
Chaz Schilens spent last season with the Jets, catching 28 balls for 289 yards.

Josh Slagter/MLive

Mike Williams Signs $40.25M Extension With Buccaneers
Mike Williams has 2,731 yards and 23 touchdowns through his first three seasons.


Eagles' Depth Chart 'Written In Sand'
The Eagles are opening up positional battles.

Philadelphia Inquirer

Peyton Hillis Agrees To One-Year Deal With Buccaneers
Peyton Hillis spent last season with the Chiefs.

Jason La Canfora/CBS

49ers Re-Sign Undrafted CB Lowell Rose
The 49ers have re-signed Lowell Rose four days after he was cut to clear a roster space for Eric Wright.

Eric Branch/San Francisco Chronicle