Signing - Football Wiretap

Davante Adams Agrees To $58M Extension With Packers

Dec 29, 2017 4:24 PM

The Green Bay Packers have agreed upon a four-year, $58 million contract extension with Davante Adams.

Adams will receive $32 million in the first two seasons.

Adams was scheduled to become a free agent.

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James Harrison Agrees To Sign With Patriots

Dec 26, 2017 4:02 PM

James Harrison has agreed to sign with the New England Patriots.

Harrison was recently released by the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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Patriots To Sign Kenny Britt

Dec 12, 2017 4:02 PM

The New England Patriots are finalizing a deal to sign Kenny Britt.

Britt was released last week by the Cleveland Browns.

Britt gives the Patriots additional depth at wide receiver.

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Alshon Jeffery Signs Four-Year, $52M Extension With Eagles

Dec 2, 2017 7:07 PM

Alshon Jeffery has signed a four-year, $52 million extension with the Philadelphia Eagles. Jeffery's contract includes $27 million in guaranteed money.

Jeffery signed a one-year deal with the Eagles this past offseason.

"First of all I just want to thank Jeffrey Lurie and the entire Eagles organization," Jeffery said a statement released by the team. "Like I said the other day, I love it here. I'm blessed to have the opportunity to play for this organization and for these fans. Everyone has welcomed me with open arms and now I'm looking forward to being here for a long time. We have a great group here and I'm excited to be a part of it."

"Alshon has been a tremendous addition to this organization on and off the field," the Eagles added. "We place a priority on making sure we are able to build the team around quality players like Alshon who embrace this team and this city the way he has. We are excited about his future here."

Jeffery now ranks behind only DeAndre Hopkins, Julio Jones, Demaryius Thomas and Dez Bryant in guaranteed money among wide receivers.

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Chiefs Sign Darrelle Revis

Nov 23, 2017 1:18 PM

The Kansas City Chiefs have signed Darrelle Revis.

Revis had been a free agent this season.

"The reason for me returning is the fire I have, the fuel I have to continue to play this game at a high level,'' Revis said. "My role is to help win. Whatever is best for the team, whether my position is playing a few downs or playing in the slot, wherever Coach wants to play me and feels he can utilize me to help win.''

Marcus Peters and Steven Nelson have been the starting cornerbacks, but the Chiefs have struggled to find any consistency from their third cornerbacks.

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Cardinals, Larry Fitzgerald Agree On One-Year Extension

Nov 17, 2017 8:33 AM

The Arizona Cardinals have announced a one-year contract extension with Larry Fitzgerald.

Fitzgerald's contract previously had a voidable year in 2018 for cap purposes, but the new agreement assures the future Hall of Famer will play next season.

He currently ranks sixth in the NFL's all-time receiving list with 15,066 yards. Barring injury, he should finish the season third, behind only Jerry Rice and Terrell Owens.


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Eagles Sign Tim Jernigan To $48M Extension

Nov 10, 2017 7:01 AM

The Philadelphia Eagles have signed Tim Jernigan to a four-year extension.

The $48 million deal includes $26 million fully guaranteed, according to a source.

The Eagles acquired the defensive tackle and a 2017 third-round pick from the Baltimore Ravens on April 4 for in exchange for Philly's third-round pick, which was higher in the round.

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Telvin Smith Agrees Upon Four-Year, $50M Extension With Jaguars

Oct 26, 2017 9:29 AM

The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed Telvin Smith to a four-year extension worth as much as $50 million.

Smith was in the final season of his rookie contract. He signed a four-year deal worth $2.43 million with only $211,052 guaranteed after the Jaguars drafted him in the fifth round in 2014.

Smith leads the Jaguars in tackles this season and also has two interceptions, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery.

"Telvin has been a productive player and an important part of our defense, and he has earned this second contract," Tom Coughlin, the Jaguars' executive vice president of football operations, said in a news release. "We want to identify the players who will contribute to help this team win going forward and reward those who can do that. Telvin is certainly one of those players for us."

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Jaguars Release Jason Myers, Sign Josh Lambo

Oct 17, 2017 9:24 AM

The Jacksonville Jaguars have released Jason Myers following his missed field goals in two of the past three games.

Myers missed a 52-yard field goal attempt against the Jets and a pair of 54-yard field goals against hte Rams.

The Jaguars will sign Josh Lambo to replace him.

The Jaguars opted to keep Myers over fan favorite Josh Scobee, who also is the team's all-time leading scorer (1,022), because of his strong leg and he had a rough season as a rookie in 2015. 

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NaVorro Bowman Agrees To One-Year, $3M Deal With Raiders

Oct 16, 2017 4:24 PM

NaVorro Bowman and the Oakland Raiders have agreed upon a one-year, $3 million deal.

Bowman was released by the San Francisco 49ers last week.

Bowman will get his full salary from the 49ers in addition to the contract with the Raiders.

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Rams Make Alec Ogletree NFL's 2nd Highest Paid Inside Linebacker
The Rams have agreed upon a four-year, $42 million contract extension with Alec Ogletree.

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Vikings Sign Stevan Ridley
With Dalvin Cook out for the season with a torn ACL, the Vikings needed more depth at running back.

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Titans Sign Brandon Weeden
Brandon Weeden turns 34 in two weeks.

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Cardinals Re-Sign Chris Johnson
Arizona cut Chris Johnson shortly before the start of the season.

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Stephon Tuitt, Steelers Agree Upon Five-Year, $61M Extension
Stephon Tuitt is a versatile end who plays inside or out, base or nickel.


Bills Add $2.5M In Incentives To Contract Of LeSean McCoy
LeSean McCoy has three years remaining on his current deal.

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Vontaze Burfict Agrees Upon Three-Year, $38.68M Extension With Bengals
Vontaze Burfict has agreed upon a three-year, $38.68 million extension with the Bengals.

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Le'Veon Bell Signs $12.1M Franchise Tender With Steelers
Le'Veon Bell stayed away from the Steelers during the month of August after they failed to sign him to a long-term deal.


Broncos Sign Brock Osweiler
The Browns owe Brock Osweiler $15.225 million after his new deal with the Broncos.

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DeAndre Hopkins Agrees To Record Extension With Texans
DeAndre Hopkins has agreed to a five-year extension with the Texans.

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Joe Haden Agrees Upon Three-Year, $27M Deal With Steelers
Joe Haden had better financial offers from other teams.

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Matthew Stafford Agrees To Five-Year, $135M Extension With Lions
The deal puts Matthew Stafford ahead of the $25 million annually earned by Derek Carr.

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Bills Sign QB Keith Wenning
The Bills have signed Keith Wenning as both Tyrod Taylor and T.J. Yates deal with concussions at quarterback.

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Charles Leno Jr. Signs Four-Year, $38M Extension With Bears
Charles Leno's deal with the Bears includes $21.5 million in guarantees.

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Dolphins Add Linebacker Depth By Signing Rey Maualuga
Rey Maualuga played eight years for the Bengals, including two seasons with current Miami defensive coordinator Matt Burke.

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Thomas Davis, Panthers Agree Upon Extension Through 2018
Thomas Davis' deal is worth $6.75 million.

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Ravens Sign Thad Lewis
Thad Lewis has played for seven teams over the past seven seasons, compiling a 2-4 record as a starter.


Devonta Freeman Agrees To $41.25M Extension With Falcons
Devonta Freeman's $8.25 million average exceeds any other running back on a multi-year deal.

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Anquan Boldin Agrees Upon One-Year, $2.75M Deal With Bills
Anquan Boldin is expected to compete for the role of No. 2 wide receiver opposite Sammy Watkins.

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Jay Cutler Agrees To One-Year, $10M Deal With Dolphins
Jay Cutler retired in May from the NFL to join Fox Sports as a game analyst.

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