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Defenderdawg : 3/12/2018 7:27 am
Giants

Raanan ESPN NY: Giants will expand options in approach to fixing LT, offensive line
http://www.espn.com/blog/new-york-giants/post/_/id/56416/how-the-giants-may-approach-fixing-the-left-tackle-position-and-offensive-line

QB

Tony Racioppi (@Tonyrazz03)
3/11/18, 10:31 PM
NY Giants QB Davis Webb working 5 Quick Throwing Seam vs Middle Closed to Ex Panthers/NFL FA WR Miles Shuler. Nobody will outwork Davis in the NFL this offseason. Work ethic aligns with goals. @TEST_Football @Davis_Webb5 @Giants @NFL #qb #giants #pro #nflqb #wr pic.twitter.com/gBZDaqmubg


WR

Dunleavy NJ.com: Trade Odell Beckham Jr.? Is there ANY deal where Giants get fair value? Here's 1 and a closer look at market
http://www.nj.com/giants/index.ssf/2018/03/trade_odell_beckham_jr_there_any_deal_where_giants.html

LG

Schwartz NYP: Giants eye combine bust who hit it big for offensive line upgrade
https://www.google.com/amp/s/nypost.com/2018/03/11/giants-eye-combine-bust-who-hit-it-big-for-offensive-line-upgrade/amp/


DT

Lombardo NJ.com: Giants' Snacks Harrison defends Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, at cost of other teammates?
https://www.google.com/amp/s/articles.nj.com/giants/index.ssf/2018/03/giants_snacks_harrison_defends_dominique_rodgers-c.amp

CB

Eisen Giants.com: Giants terminate contract of CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie
http://giants.com/news-and-blogs/article-1/Giants-terminate-contract-of-CB-Dominique-Rodgers-Cromartie/17783075-72fe-4c25-a7fc-6f1032684314

Schwartz NYP: Giants’ roster-slashing reaches Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie
https://www.google.com/amp/s/nypost.com/2018/03/11/giants-roster-slashing-reaches-dominique-rodgers-cromartie/amp/

Leonard NYDN: Giants release Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie after veteran cornerback was asked to take pay cut
http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/football/giants/giants-release-veteran-cornerback-dominique-rodgers-cromartie-article-1.3868237

Stapleton The Record: New York Giants release Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie after he refused a pay cut
https://www.northjersey.com/story/sports/nfl/giants/2018/03/11/new-york-giants-part-ways-dominique-rodgers-cromartie-after-he-refused-pay-cut/414642002/

Stapleton The Record: On a personal note, I'm not sure I will ever cover a more unique athlete than DRC.
His trips to Popeye's, his Friday nights at the movies, those slippers and that deadpan glare at my suggestion last spring that Evan Engram might be as fast as he was.

Pat Traina: FWIW, I was told by a league source at the combine not to be shocked if Gettleman and the Giants made a big run on cornerbacks in the draft and free agency. Sure looks like things re headed that way after all.

Lombardo NJ.com: How Giants can replace Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie
http://www.nj.com/giants/index.ssf/2018/03/nfl_free_agents_how_giants_can_replace_dominique_r.html

NFL

King MMQB: Negotiating With The Enemy: Inside the Richard Sherman-49ers Contract Talks
“ I think the Giants have to be more than concerned (petrified?) at the prospect of making Odell Beckham Jr., an $18- or $20-million-a-year player. I sure would be.”
https://www.si.com/nfl/2018/03/12/richard-sherman-san-francisco-49ers-john-lynch-mmqb-peter-king

ARIZONA
Mike Jurecki Arizona Sports.com: The AZCardinals will target QB Kirk Cousins and OG Andrew Norwell, considering the offers to both will tie up a lot of money for the first 48-72 hours, but also would retain their own free agents.

Adam Schefter: Cardinals expected to release RB Adrian Peterson today, per source. Peterson has a $750,000 bonus due on the third day of league year, Friday, so Arizona saves money. But Peterson still could return to Arizona later, per source.

CAROLINA
Person Charlotte Observer: Answering Panthers’ key free agency questions, including cap situation, Julius Peppers
https://www.google.com/amp/amp.charlotteobserver.com/sports/nfl/carolina-panthers/article204600724.html

CHICAGO
Campbell Chicago Tribune: Bears believe they're on the road to success in free agency
https://www.chicagotribune.com/sports/football/bears/ct-spt-bears-free-agency-preview-20180311-story.html

DALLAS
Hairopolous Dallas Morning News: Stephen Jones knows Cowboys' free agency was a bust in 2017. But how will Dallas change that?
https://sportsday.dallasnews.com/dallas-cowboys/cowboys/2018/03/11/stephen-jones-knows-cowboys-free-agency-bust-2017-will-team-change

Hill Fort Worth Star Telegram: Might Cowboys TE Jason Witten retire now and follow Tony Romo from the field to TV?
http://www.star-telegram.com/sports/nfl/dallas-cowboys/article204645964.html

DENVER
Klis 9News Denver: BRONCOS PLAN IS OBVIOUS: COUSINS OR KEENUM, KEENUM OR COUSINS
http://www.9news.com/mobile/article/sports/nfl/denver-broncos/mike-klis/broncos-plan-is-obvious-cousins-or-keenum-keenum-or-cousins/73-527674941

Renck Denver Channel: They (Broncos) will go after Cousins. Then Keenum. Vikings considered slight favorite for Cousins. Broncos would be considered slight favorite for Keenum. But situation fluid.

DETROIT
Adam Schefter: Former Titans’ RB DeMarco Murray is scheduled to visit Monday with the Detroit Lions, per source.

Before former Titans’ RB DeMarco Murray arrives in Detroit later today, former Panthers’ RB Jonathan Stewart is scheduled to visit first today with the Lions, per source. Detroit looking for RB help.

Birkett Detroit Free Press: NFL free agency preview: Detroit Lions will be active building defense
https://www.freep.com/story/sports/nfl/lions/2018/03/10/detroit-lions-nfl-free-agency/412969002/

GREEN BAY
Cohen Mil JS: Packers have lengthy to-do list with free agency looming
http://www.packersnews.com/story/sports/nfl/packers/2018/03/11/packers-have-lengthy-do-list-free-agency-looming/410867002/

HOUSTON
McClain Houston Chronicle: Texans coach Bill O'Brien anticipates fruitful free agency
https://www.chron.com/sports/texans/article/Texans-coach-Bill-O-Brien-excited-for-free-12745290.php

INDIANAPOLIS
Bremer Herald Bulletin:
http://www.heraldbulletin.com/sports/frugal-colts-have-money-to-spend-as-free-agency-nears/article_b239332c-256e-11e8-ab73-4f6e8000113e.html

JACKSONVILLE
Kaye WTLV Jacksonville: MAILBAG: WHO COULD THE JAGUARS TARGET AT LB IN FREE AGENCY? WHAT NEEDS TO BE ACCOMPLISHED OVERALL?
https://www.firstcoastnews.com/amp/article?section=sports& subsection=nfl& topic=jacksonville-jaguars& headline=mailbag-who-could-the-jaguars-target-at-lb-in-free-agency-what-needs-to-be-accomplished-overall& contentId=77-527629253#click=https://t.co/86ZYt6l83e

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS
Woike LA Times: Chargers sign Casey Hayward to contract extension; look to be more selective in free agency
https://www.latimes.com/sports/chargers/la-sp-chargers-free-agency-20180311-story.html

LOS ANGELES RAMS
Klein LA Times: Here's what Rams should be shopping for in free agency
https://www.latimes.com/sports/rams/la-sp-rams-free-agency-20180311-story.html

Hammond OC Register: Rams at risk of losing starters as free-agent negotiation period opens
https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.ocregister.com/2018/03/11/rams-at-risk-of-losing-starters-as-free-agent-negotiation-period-opens/amp/

MIAMI
Hyde Sun Sentinel: Can Tannenbaum change ways and win an offseason? Landry gone, now Suh the issue
http://www.sun-sentinel.com/sports/miami-dolphins/fl-sp-hyde-tannenbaum-dolphins-20180310-story.html

Salguero Miami Herald: Free agency negotiations have arrived. Some players Miami Dolphins are looking at
https://www.google.com/amp/amp.miamiherald.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/armando-salguero/article204645649.html

Kelly Sun Sentinel: Dolphins exploring trade options for offensive tackle Ja'Wuan James, source says
https://www.sun-sentinel.com/sports/miami-dolphins/fl-sp-dolphins-jawuan-james-20180311-story.html

Habib Sun Sentinel: Jermon Bushrod isn’t retiring, hopes to rejoin Miami Dolphins for ’18
http://dailydolphin.blog.palmbeachpost.com/2018/03/11/jermon-bushrod-isnt-retiring-hopes-to-rejoin-miami-dolphins-for-18/

MINNESOTA
Tomasson Twincities.com: Source says Vikings want to re-sign kicker Kai Forbath, who made $775,000 last season, but no offer has been made yet as they await to know more about their money situation after Kirk Cousins situation runs its course.

NEW ENGLAND
Guregian Boston Herald: Five free agents who easily could fit needs of Patriots
https://www.bostonherald.com/sports/patriots/2018/03/guregian_five_free_agents_who_easily_could_fit_needs_of_patriots

NEW ORLEANS
Holder Nola.com: Saints offensive free agent wish list: Jimmy Graham and a slot wide receiver
http://www.nola.com/saints/index.ssf/2018/03/saints_defensive_free_agent_wi_1.html

NEW YORK JETS
Cimini ESPN NY: Jets lead the league in a very important category (think $$$$)
http://www.espn.com/blog/new-york-jets/post/_/id/75013/jets-lead-the-league-in-a-very-important-category-think

Costello NYP: The problem with Jets having NFL’s most free-agency money
https://www.google.com/amp/s/nypost.com/2018/03/11/the-problem-with-jets-having-nfls-most-free-agency-money/amp/

OAKLAND
Kawahara SF Chronicle: Raiders likely to look for defensive help in free agent market
https://www.sfchronicle.com/raiders/amp/Raiders-likely-to-look-for-defensive-help-in-free-12745215.php

PHILADELPHIA
Bowen Phil.com: With Eagles over salary cap, NFL free agency is when Super Bowl bill comes due
https://www.philly.com/philly/sports/eagles/eagles-nfl-salary-cap-michael-bennett-daryl-worley-howie-roseman-vinny-curry-chris-long-20180311.html

SAN FRANCISCO
Branch SF Chronicle: Lack of urgency on free agents shows 49ers’ progress toward contention
https://www.sfgate.com/49ers/article/Lack-of-urgency-on-free-agents-shows-49ers-12745174.php

Ostler SF Chronicle: In Jimmy Garoppolo and Richard Sherman, 49ers have their yin and yang
https://www.sfchronicle.com/49ers/ostler/article/In-Jimmy-Garoppolo-and-Richard-Sherman-49ers-12745205.php

Branch SF Chronicle: David Shaw on Richard Sherman: ‘I know just what he brings to a team’
https://www.sfchronicle.com/49ers/amp/David-Shaw-on-Richard-Sherman-I-know-just-12745322.php

MG NFL.com: In-depth look at Richard Sherman's 3-year deal with 49ers
http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap3000000920577/article/indepth-look-at-richard-shermans-3year-deal-with-49ers

Barrows Sac Bee: 'Who better to learn from?' CB Ahkello Witherspoon excited over 49ers' new addition
http://www.sacbee.com/sports/nfl/san-francisco-49ers/article204642559.html

SEATTLE
Bell News Tribune: “Well, this sucks”: As free agency begins, what’s next for these seismically altered Seahawks?
https://www.google.com/amp/amp.thenewstribune.com/sports/nfl/seattle-seahawks/seahawks-insider-blog/article204645264.html

Condotta Seattle Times: Report: Seahawks expected to be ‘very interested’ in former UW standout Austin Seferian-Jenkins
https://www.seattletimes.com/sports/seahawks/report-seahawks-expected-to-be-very-interested-in-austin-seferian-jenkins/

TAMPA BAY
Stroud TB Times: Bucs failed to trade for Robert Quinn or Michael Bennett, but that doesn’t mean 2018 is lost
http://www.tampabay.com/blogs/bucs/2018/03/09/bucs-failed-to-trade-for-robert-quinn-or-michael-bennett-but-that-doesnt-mean-2018-is-lost/

WASHINGTON
Copeland Washington Post: Analysis | Entering Jay Gruden's fifth season, Redskins have big decisions to make in free agency
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/football-insider/wp/2018/03/11/entering-jay-grudens-fifth-season-redskins-have-big-decisions-to-make-in-free-agency/

Draft

Rang NFL Draftscout: No Vea, but Washington pro day draws a crowd
http://nfldraftscout.com/2018/03/10/no-vea-but-washington-pro-day-draws-a-crowd/

Dugar Seattle PI: UW Pro Day: Seahawks present, Vea, Pettis decline workouts
https://www.seattlepi.com/sports/college/amp/UW-Pro-Day-Seahawks-present-Vea-Pettis-absent-12743770.php

QB
Dunleavy NJ.com: How did Giants, Jets draft prospect Josh Allen get rocket arm on display at NFL Combine?
https://www.google.com/amp/s/articles.nj.com/giants/index.ssf/2018/03/how_did_giants_jets_draft_prospect_josh_allen_get.amp

TE
Pflum BBV: 2018 NFL Draft prospect profile: Mark Andrews, TE, Oklahoma
https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.bigblueview.com/platform/amp/2018/3/11/17097900/2018-nfl-draft-prospect-profile-mark-andrews-te-oklahoma-scouting-report-ny-giants

C
Edholm PFW: NFL draft profile — No. 47: Ohio State C Billy Price
http://www.profootballweekly.com/2018/03/10/nfl-draft-profile-no-47-ohio-state-c-billy-price/aklm6dk/

S
Edholm PFW: NFL draft profile — No. 46: Alabama S Ronnie Harrison
http://www.profootballweekly.com/2018/03/10/nfl-draft-profile-no-46-alabama-s-ronnie-harrison/a5kmujn/

History

Stapleton The Record: New York Giants: 5 worst free agent signings in franchise history
https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.northjersey.com/amp/413851002



























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