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Colts' Kwity Paye Becomes First 2021 First-Rounder To Sign

May 7, 2021 8:59 AM

Indianapolis Colts defensive end Kwity Paye has become the first 2021 first-round pick to sign his rookie contract.

The Colts signed five rookies on Thursday.

Paye is set to account for approximately $2.4 million in 2021, per Over The Cap's rookie pool estimations.

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Dolphins Reach Deal With Jason McCourty

May 7, 2021 8:51 AM

The Miami Dolphins have agreed to terms on a one-year contract with Jason McCourty, according to a source.

Miami also released team captain and starting safety Bobby McCain.

McCain was due a $6.4 million non-guaranteed salary this season.


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Frank Ragnow, Lions Agree To Four-Year, $54M Extension

May 6, 2021 1:57 PM

The Detroit Lions and Frank Ragnow have agreed to a four-year, $54 million extension that makes him the NFL's highest paid center.

Ragnow was a first round pick in 2018.

"He is a foundational piece because Frank is a guy that plays the game the right way," GM Brad Holmes said. "He's everything that we look for and what we want as a Lion."

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Buccaneers Re-Sign Blaine Gabbert To One-Year Deal

May 6, 2021 8:59 AM

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have re-signed Blaine Gabbert to a one-year deal.

According to a source, Gabbert's deal is worth up to $2.5 million.

Last season, Gabbert, 31, completed 9 of 16 passes for 143 yards and two touchdowns with no interceptions as Tom Brady's backup.

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Casey Hayward Signs With Raiders

May 5, 2021 8:50 AM

The Las Vegas Raiders have added to their secondary by signing Casey Hayward, Jr.

Hayward, 31, reunites with Gus Bradley, who was his defensive coordinator the past four seasons with the Los Angeles Chargers.

During his five seasons with the Chargers, Hayward had 66 passes defensed, which led the AFC during that span. He led the NFL with seven interceptions in 2016 and was selected to the Pro Bowl in 2016 and 2017.

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Alejandro Villanueva Agrees To Two-Year, $14M Deal With Ravens

May 4, 2021 3:37 PM

Alejandro Villanueva has agreed to a two-year, $14 million deal with the Baltimore Ravens. The deal includes $8 million in fully guaranteed money. 

Villanueva, 32, started at left tackle for the Pittsburgh Steelers for the past six seasons but would fit in with the Ravens' supersized offensive line on the right side. 

The Ravens have Ronnie Stanley at left tackle.

The Indianapolis Colts and Miami Dolphins also had interest in signing Villanueva. 

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Washington Signs Record-Tying RB Jaret Patterson

May 4, 2021 9:51 AM

The Washington Football Team has signed record-tying running back Jaret Patterson.

Patterson, an undrafted free agent, rushed for an NCAA-record-tying eight touchdowns and 409 yards during Buffalo's 70-41 win over Kent State last season.

Patterson and defensive end Chase Young were teammates for two seasons at Pallotti High school in Laurel, Maryland, before Young transferred to DeMatha.

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Buccaneers Re-Sign Antonio Brown To One-Year, $3.1M Deal

Apr 28, 2021 8:27 AM

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have re-signed Antonio Brown.

Brown received a one-year deal worth $3.1 million guaranteed and the opportunity to make up to $6.25 million.

The Buccaneers have now brought back every significant contributor from its Super Bowl-winning roster.

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Seahawks Re-Sign Geno Smith

Apr 23, 2021 9:40 AM

The Seattle Seahawks have re-signed Geno Smith.

Smith, 30, returns for a third season as Russell Wilson's backup. He has appeared in one game -- a blowout win last season over the New York Jets in which Smith completed 4 of 5 passes for 33 yards.

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Aldon Smith Agrees To One-Year Deal With Seahawks

Apr 15, 2021 1:35 PM

Aldon Smith has agreed to a one-year deal with the Seattle Seahawks. 

Smith signed a one-year deal with the Dallas Cowboys last season after being out of the NFL from 2016 until 2019 due to multiple off-field issues. 

Smith started the season strong with a three-sack outing in Week 3 against the Seahawks, but he finished the year with five sacks.

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Jadeveon Clowney Signs One-Year Deal With Browns

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James Conner, Cardinals Agree To One-Year Deal

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Giovani Bernard Signs One-Year Deal With Buccaneers

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Eagles Sign LB Eric Wilson

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Panthers Agree To Deal With CB A.J. Bouye

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Lions, Quinton Dunbar Reach Agreement On One-Year Deal


Tyler Lockett, Seahawks Agree To Four-Year, $69.2M Extension

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Seahawks Give Gabe Jackson $22.575M Deal After Trade


Raiders, LT Kolton Miller Agree On Three-Year, $68.7M Extension

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Colt McCoy Joins Cardinals On One-Year Deal


Ravens Sign Sammy Watkins To One-Year Deal

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Jarran Reed Joins Chiefs On One-Year Deal

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Chiefs Re-Sign DeMarcus Robinson To One-Year Deal

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Malcolm Butler, Cardinals Agree To One-Year Deal

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Tevin Coleman Signs One-Year, $2M Deal With Jets

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Marcedes Lewis, Packers Agree To Two-Year, $8M Deal

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TY Hilton, Colts Agree To One-Year, $10M Deal

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James White, Patriots Agree To One-Year, $2.5M Deal

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Eagles Sign Joe Flacco To One-Year Deal


Marcus Mariota Agrees To Reworked Deal With Raiders

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