Tuesday , February 21 2017

Recent Player & Team News

February, 2017

  • 21 February

    Real Sports profiles Robert Kraft

    Getty Images As the Patriots bask in the afterglow of a fifth Super Bowl win, their owner will step into the spotlight of HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel. A profile of Robert Kraft will be included in Tuesday’s episode of the show (10:00 p.m. ET/PT), with Andrea Kremer having …

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  • 21 February

    Kirk Cousins won’t sign new deal before application of franchise tag

    Getty Images Washington has nine days to apply the franchise tag to quarterback Kirk Cousins. One way to avoid using it would be to sign Cousins to a long-term deal before then. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, Cousins won’t be doing that. As explained last week in …

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  • 21 February

    Scott Turner will join Jim Harbaugh’s staff at Michigan

    Getty Images After being fired by the Vikings last month, Scott Turner will land on Jim Harbaugh’s staff at the University of Michigan, TheMMQB.com reported Monday. Turner was the Vikings’ quarterbacks coach the last three seasons. Per the report, he’ll be an offensive analyst at Michigan under Harbaugh and Pep …

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  • 21 February

    Running back franchise tender won’t drop if Adrian Peterson is released

    Getty Images As the franchise tag deadline approaches, the Steelers haven’t ruled out using it on running back Le’Veon Bell. If they do, the price of it will have nothing to do with the future of Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. Under the 2011 CBA, the non-exclusive franchise tenders are …

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  • 20 February

    Victor Cruz says Panthers visit “went well,” but nothing is imminent

    Getty Images Former Giants receiver Victor Cruz is looking for a job, and his first stop happened with former Giants executive Dave Gettleman. Cruz told Art Stapleton of NorthJersey.com that the visit to the Panthers “went well.” Stapleton adds that no deal is imminent, even though interest is mutual. Other visits could …

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