June 2018 - Football Wiretap

Packers Plan To Go Running Back By Committee
The Packers don't plan to feature a lead running back this season.

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Adam Vinatieri Isn't Ready To Discuss Retirement
Adam Vinatieri, 45, is entering his 23rd season in the NFL but he's not ready to contemplate a life without football.


Panthers Sign D.J. Moore
The deal comes with a fifth-year team-option.

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Falcons 'Uneasy' With Julio Jones-Terrell Owens Relationship
Julio Jones skipped all offseason program work with the Falcons and the team also isn't thrilled that he has been spending time with Terrell Owens.

Michael David Smith/Pro Football Talk

Vikings To Induct Dennis Green Into Ring Of Honor
The late Dennis Green will be inducted into the Vikings' Ring of Honor at halftime of Minnesota's game against the Bills on Sept. 23 at U.S. Bank Stadium.

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Dak Prescott: Cowboys Plan On 'Surprising A Lot Of People'
The Cowboys have undergone an overhaul this offseason, but Dak Prescott sees better days ahead.

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Colts Will Limit Andrew Luck In Training Camp
Andrew Luck threw a football last week, but the Colts will still take it easy with their quarterback.

Albert Breer/SI

Redskins Adjusting Camp Schedule To Keep Players Fresher
Jay Gruden is going to emphasize rest when the Redskins report to training camp later this summer.

Matthew Paras/Washington Times

Ben Roethlisberger Not Pushing For New Contract
Ben Roethlisberger's five-year contract, signed in 2015, averages about $20 million per year.

Jeremy Fowler/ESPN

Tom Brady Feels Retirement Getting Closer
Tom Brady said he's still motivated to keep playing.

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Odell Beckham Jr. Won't Skip Giants' Training Camp
Odell Beckham is scheduled to make $8.5 million this season.


Dante Fowler Motivated By Declined Option
The Jaguars declined Dante Fowler's fifth-year option, which has motivated the defensive end.

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Texans, Benardrick McKinney Agree Upon $50M Extension
The Texans have agreed to a five-year, $50 million contract extension with inside linebacker Benardrick McKinney.

Sarah Barshop/ESPN

Joe Flacco Trying To Respond To Ravens' QB Competition
The Ravens drafted Lamar Jackson at the end of the first round and Joe Flacco has responded by showing up to minicamp in the best shape of his career.

Jamison Hensley/ESPN

Matt Ryan Expects Julio Jones To Attend July Workouts
Julio Jones has skipped the Atlanta Falcons' mandatory minicamp as he seeks a new contract.

Vaughn McClure/ESPN

Chargers Have Reached Out To Antonio Gates
The Chargers have left open the possibility of re-signing Antonio Gates in the wake of Hunter Henry's season-ending ACL injury.

Jack Wang/Los Angeles Daily News

Carson Wentz Isn't Sure When He'll Be Cleared For Full Contact
Carson Wentz participated in seven-on-seven drills last week, but isn't sure when he'll clear what the Eagles are calling his final hurdle.

Zach Berman/Philly.com

Sam Darnold Learning Fast, Could Start For Jets
Sam Darnold has made a strong impression with the Jets and could be the team's starting quarterback if he continues to absorb the playbook at his current pace.

Rich Cimini/ESPN

Jarvis Landry Didn't Have Good Relationship With Ryan Tannehill
Jarvis Landry hasn't heard from Ryan Tannehill since he was traded by the Dolphins and the wide receiver isn't surprised.


Patriots Shopped Rob Gronkowski In Trade Talks Prior To Draft
Rob Gronkowski only declared he would play in 2018 two days before the draft.

Mike Florio/Pro Football Talk

Josh Gordon: Browns Have 'Best Receiving Corps' In League
Josh Gordon wants the Browns to get more respect for their talented receiving corps.

Jeremy Bergman/NFL

LeSean McCoy Impressed By Josh Allen's Minicamp Performance
Josh Allen isn't a lock to start for the Bills right away as he'll have to beat out A.J. McCarron for the gig.

Michael David Smith/Pro Football Talk

Greg Hardy Gets UFC Deal After KO In MMA Debut
Greg Hardy, 29, knocked out Austen Lane (2-0) in just 57 seconds in their heavyweight bout.

Brett Okamoto/ESPN

Mark Ingram Insists He's 'Not Angry With My Contract'
Mark Ingram decided to skip the Saints' OTAs and offseason conditioning program, but not because he's unhappy with his contract.

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Raiders Release Christian Hackeberg
Jon Gruden was previously known as being high on Christian Hackenberg.


Lamar Jackson Reminding Ravens Of 'Young Michael Vick'
While the Ravens are using Lamar Jackson at multiple positions during minicamp, he has impressed his teammates at quarterback.

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Rams Ordered To Pay Reggie Bush $12.5M In Damages
Reggie Bush slipped on concrete and suffered a torn lateral meniscus.


Andrew Luck Throws In Front Of Media For First Time Since October
Andrew Luck made 20-25 throws with a high school sized ball.

Mike Wells/ESPN

David Johnson Skips Arizona's Minicamp In Hope Of Extension
David Johnson is due to make $1.8 million this season.

Adam Schefter/ESPN

Chargers Could Feature Melvin Gordon In Passing Game
Melvin Gordon caught just 22 passes while at Wisconsin, but he's been far more productive in the NFL.

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