NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft (all times EDT):10:50 p.m.John Elway traded for Joe Flacco earlier this offseason, and now he's giving his new quarterback a healthy tight end in Noah Fant.He's now the second tight end taken in this draft and will be a welcome option as Flacco settles in with the Broncos.Denver has Jake Butts, but he has played just three games in his first two seasons because of ACL injuries.The Green Bay Packers are working hard to improve their defense. After taking defensive end Rashan Gary at No. 12, the Packers traded up to No. 21 from 30th overall to select speedy safety Darnell Savage Jr. of Maryland. The Packers obviously like the safety who ran a 4.36-second 40-yard dash at the combine in February.The Seahawks now will pick at No. 30 and also added a pair of fourth-round selections at Nos. 114 and 118 in the deal.Baltimore traded down three spots with Philadelphia, and the Eagles used the 22nd pick on a big offensive tackle in Andre … [Read more...] about The Latest: Elway gives Denver’s new QB healthy tight end
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Here are the latest moves in NFL free agency: Thursday’s news ■ Safety Terrence Brooks signed a two-year deal with the Patriots, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Brooks was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the third round (No. 79) in 2014 out of Florida State. He played the last two seasons with the New York Jets. ■ The Patriots signed wide receiver Bruce Ellington to a one-year deal, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. Ellington, 27, had 31 catches in seven games last season split between the Detroit Lions and the Houston Texans. He was drafted in the fourth round by the San Francisco 49ers in 2014 out of South Carolina and has 79 receptions for 769 yards and five touchdowns. ■ Wide receiver Golden Tate agreed to terms with the New York Giants, his agency announced. The deal is for four years, $37.5 million, according to NFL Network. ■ The Patriots are signing former Broncos tight end Matt … [Read more...] about NFL free agency tracker: Patriots reportedly signing receiver Bruce Ellington, safety Terrence Brooks
By BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer Updated 4:37 am CDT, Wednesday, March 13, 2019 PHOTOS: NFL's best available free agents FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2017, file photo, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham warms up prior to an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Chargers, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File) >>>Browse through the photos to see the NFL's best available free agents during the 2019 offseason ... less PHOTOS: NFL's best available free agents FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2017, file photo, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham warms up prior to an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Chargers, in East ... more Photo: Bill Kostroun, Associated Press Photo: Bill Kostroun, Associated Press Image 1 of / 67 … [Read more...] about Giants trade Odell Beckham Jr. to Browns, Jets get Le’Veon Bell
NFL free agency officially begins Wednesday at 4 p.m., but teams and representatives for unrestricted free agents are allowed to begin talking about potential deals Monday at noon. Additionally, teams have also been busy working on trades and contract extensions leading up to the legal tampering window, so there should be plenty of news around the league. Check back here as we’ll have updates on the latest moves. Trey Flowers will sign a five-year deal with the Detroit Lions, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. The Lions’ leadership carries prominent ties to the Patriots. Both Detroit general manager Bob Quinn and head coach Matt Patricia spent over a decade in New England. However Patricia’s first season as a head coach ended in difficult circumstances, with the team posting a 6-10 record. Trent Brown to the Raiders After helping the Patriots win Super Bowl LIII, offensive tackle Trent Brown is expected to sign with the Oakland Raiders according to … [Read more...] about NFL free agency tracker: Trey Flowers reportedly intends to sign with the Detroit Lions
By Cam Inman | [email protected] | Bay Area News GroupPUBLISHED: January 13, 2019 at 4:44 pm | UPDATED: January 14, 2019 at 3:53 am SANTA CLARA — Jeff Zgonina is reportedly out as 49ers defensive line coach, creating a vacancy and excitement over potential replacements. Do the 49ers promote from within and re-assign Chris Kiffin, who joined Kyle Shanahan’s staff last season as their pass-rush specialist and has familiarity with the defensive line? Or, more fascinating, could the 49ers turn back the clock to, (a), Jim Tomsula, their long-time defensive line coach before his 2015 stint as head coach, or, (b) Bryant Young, one of their all-time great players who’s spent the past two seasons coaching the Atlanta Falcons’ defensive linemen. Tomsula, according to 106.7 The Fan, wants out of Washington after two seasons there. He took 2016 off — and went silent with most 49ers staffers — after going 6-11 as Jim Harbaugh’s replacement as … [Read more...] about Could 49ers hire Jim Tomsula or Bryant Young to fill new vacancy?