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Buccaneers Sign Blaine Gabbert

Mar 28, 2019 9:25 AM

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

Gabbert played for Bruce Arians with the Arizona Cardinals in 2017.

Gabbert will compete with Ryan Griffin for the backup quarterback job behind starter Jameis Winston.

Gabbert backed up Marcus Mariota with the Tennessee Titans last season.


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Cowboys, George Iloka Agree Upon One-Year Deal

Mar 24, 2019 11:53 AM

The Dallas Cowboys have agreed to a one-year deal with safety George Iloka.

The Cowboys had made safety one of their targets in free agency.

Iloka, who turns 29 later this month, has started 79 of 99 games, including 76 during a six-year span with the Cincinnati Bengals.

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Robert Griffin III Re-Signs With Ravens On Two-Year Deal

Mar 21, 2019 5:35 PM

Robert Griffin III has agreed to a two-year contract with the Baltimore Ravens.

Griffin will be Lamar Jackson's backup at quarterback after serving as Baltimore's No. 3 last season.

Griffin proved to be an effective quarterback coming off the bench in 2018. 

Griffin was the No. 2 overall pick in the 2012 draft and was named the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year. 

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Justin Houston Agrees To Two-Year, $24M Deal With Colts

Mar 21, 2019 4:45 PM

The Indianapolis Colts have agreed to sign Justin Houston to a two-year, $24 million contract.

Houston was cut by the Kansas City Chiefs this offseason.

The Colts previously inquired about trading for Dee Ford of the Chiefs.

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Texans Sign A.J. McCarron

Mar 20, 2019 8:20 AM

The Houston Texans have signed A.J. McCarron to a one-year, $3 million deal to serve as Deshaun Watson's backup.

Watson was backed up by Brandon Weeden and Joe Webb III in 2018.

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Vontaze Burfict Agrees To One-Year Deal With Raiders

Mar 20, 2019 7:38 AM

Vontaze Burfict has agreed to a one-year deal with the Oakland Raiders worth up to $5 million.

Burfict will reunite with defensive coordinator Paul Guenther, who held the same role with the Bengals from 2014 to 2017.

Burfict downplayed any lingering tension with former AFC North rival Antonio Brown.

"We're on the same team," Burfict said. "It's one goal. It's all positive, man. He's a great player. ... I'm going to approach him just like I do all my other teammates. ... There's nothing negative here. We're on the same team. We're trying to win a championship here.

"Honestly, we might be the closest friends on the team, you know what I mean? So, just got to go along with it, and I can't wait to meet him."


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Clay Matthews Agrees To Two-Year Deal With Rams

Mar 20, 2019 7:29 AM

Clay Matthews has agreed to terms with the Los Angeles Rams on a two-year contract. Matthews is coming off a five-year, $66 million contract with the Green Bay Packers at the age of 32.

Matthews registered only 3.5 sacks last season, the lowest single-season total of his career. 

Matthews will likely play some at inside linebacker this season despite primarily playing as an outside linebacker and edge rusher during his career.


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Steelers, Mark Barron Agree Upon Two-Year, $12M Deal

Mar 18, 2019 8:20 AM

Mark Barron has agreed to a two-year, $12 million deal with the Pittsburgh Steelers, according to a source.

Barron was the starting inside linebacker for the Los Angeles Rams, but they released him earlier this month with two years remaining on his contract.

The Rams acquired Barron midway through the 2014 season from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who selected him with the seventh overall pick in the 2012 draft.


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Tyler Eifert Agrees To Re-Sign With Bengals

Mar 16, 2019 6:30 PM

Tyler Eifert has agreed to re-sign with the Cincinnati Bengals.

Eifert broke his ankle last season on Sept. 30 against the Atlanta Falcons and was placed on injured reserve after just four games, 15 receptions and one touchdown.

Eifert has never played in a full 16-game season.

Eifert was one of the best tight ends in the league in 2015, catching 52 passes for 615 yards and 13 touchdowns.


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49ers Sign Jordan Matthews To One-Year Deal

Mar 15, 2019 8:22 AM

The San Francisco 49ers have signed Jordan Matthews to a one-year deal.

Matthews returned to the Philadelphia Eagles in September following injuries to Mike Wallace and Mack Hollins. Matthews appeared in 14 games and posted 20 receptions for 300 yards with two touchdowns.

Matthews was traded by Philadelphia to the Buffalo Bills before the 2017 season along with a third-round pick for cornerback Ronald Darby.


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Teddy Bridgewater Re-Signs With Saints On One-Year, $7.25M Deal
Teddy Bridgewater also met with the Dolphins.

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Steelers, Donte Moncrief Agree To Two-Year Deal
Donte Moncrief signed a one-year, $9.6 million with the Jaguars last year.

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K.J. Wright Agrees To Re-Sign With Seahawks On Two-Year, $15.5M Deal
K.J. Wright signed a four-year, $27 million extension with Seattle in at the end of the 2014 season.

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49ers Sign Tevin Coleman To Two-Year, $10M Deal
Coleman had 167 carries for 800 yards last season and also was widely featured as a receiver out of the backfield.

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Raiders Sign Tyrell Williams To Four-Year, $44M Deal
Tyrell Williams will become Oakland's No. 2 wide receiver behind Antonio Brown.

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Mark Ingram Agrees To Three-Year, $15M Deal With Ravens
The Saints' best offer to Mark Ingram was for four years, $17 million with only $5 million guaranteed.

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Tyrod Taylor Agrees To Two-Year Deal With Chargers
Tyrod Taylor spent last season with the Browns.

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Earl Thomas Agrees To Four-Year, $55M Deal With Ravens
Earl Thomas' 2018 season ended on Sept. 30 when he broke his left leg.

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Le'Veon Bell Agrees To Four-Year, $52.5M Deal With Jets
The deal contains $35 million in guaranteed money for Le'Veon Bell.

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Latavius Murray Agrees To Four-Year, $14.4M Deal With Saints
Mark Ingram will not return to the Saints with the move for Latavius Murray.

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Vikings Agree To Re-Sign Anthony Barr On Five-Year, $67.5M Deal
Anthony Barr will receive $33 million in guarantees.

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Packers Sign Za'Darius Smith, Adrian Amos
Za'Darius Smith was the sack leader for the Ravens with a career-best 8.5 last season.


Broncos Agree To Sign Ja'Wuan James to Four-Year, $52M Deal
Ja'Wuan James will be the Broncos' starting right tackle.

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Terrell Suggs Agrees To One-Year, $7M Deal With Cardinals
Terrell Suggs had spent his entire career with the Ravens since he was drafted in 2003 out of Arizona State.

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Sheldon Richardson Agrees To Three-Year, $39M Deal With Browns
Sheldon Richardson had 49 tackles and 4.5 sacks in 2018.

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C.J. Mosley Agrees To Five-Year, $85M Deal With Jets
C.J. Mosley has gone to the Pro Bowl in four of his five NFL seasons.

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Lions Sign Trey Flowers To Five-Year, $85M Deal
Trey Flowers led the Patriots in sacks each of the past three seasons, with his 7.5 in 2018 setting a career high.

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Nick Foles, Jaguars Agree Upon Four-Year, $88M Deal
The $50.125 million for Nick Foles is the largest amount of guaranteed money in Jaguars' history.

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Landon Collins Agrees To Six-Year, $84M Deal With Washington
Landon Collins' deal includes $45 million in guaranteed money.


49ers Agree To Sign Kwon Alexander To Four-Year, $54M Deal
Kwon Alexander suffered a torn ACL in Week 7 of the 2018 season.

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