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Cowboys release Kyle Orton, take salary-cap hit as a result

The Dallas Cowboys finally came to the realization that Kyle Orton wasn't walking through that door. ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that Orton, due a salary that would have earned him $3.25 million, has been released. The Cowboys made the official announcement on Wednesday. Dallas Cowboys are releasing QB Kyle Orton, per source. Show More Summary

Kyle Orton Reportedly Released by Cowboys: Latest Analysis, Details, Reaction

The Dallas Cowboys are reportedly set to part ways with backup quarterback Kyle Orton as of Tuesday. ESPN insider Adam Schefter reported the news of Orton's release, along with the salary-cap implications of the potential transaction: Orton saw limited time in his two seasons backing up Pro Bowler Tony Romo, playing in just four total games. Show More Summary

Cowboys to release Kyle Orton, take salary-cap hit as a result

The Dallas Cowboys finally came to the realization that Kyle Orton wasn't walking through that door. ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that Orton, due a salary that would have earned him $3.25 million, has been released. Dallas Cowboys are releasing QB Kyle Orton, per source. Show More Summary

Record Jimmy Graham Contract Squashes Any Lingering Tension with Saints

The New Orleans Saints have reportedly signed tight end Jimmy Graham to a new contract worth $40 million over four years, with $21 million guaranteed, per ESPN's Adam Schefter. Graham is now the highest-paid tight end in the NFL. Did...Show More Summary

Report: Bills LB Kiko Alonso suffers torn ACL

It appears the Bills’ worries about linebacker Kiko Alonso’s knee injury were well-founded. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports Alonzo is likely to miss the 2014 season after suffering an ACL tear. Per Schefter, Alonso’s recovery timetable is 7-9 months. Earlier Tuesday evening, Bills G.M. Doug Whaley announced Alonso had suffered a possibly “significant” knee injury in…

Cowboys trade for Ravens' retired linebacker Rolando McClain

Jerry Jones just traded for a retired guy. Never change, Jerry. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported that the Baltimore Ravens' Ronaldo McClain, who sat out the 2013 NFL season, to the Dallas Cowboys along with a swap of draft picks. The Cowboys...Show More Summary

Rolando McClain to Cowboys: Latest Trade Details and Analysis

Rolando McClain is coming out of his early retirement. Again. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Tuesday that the Dallas Cowboys and Baltimore Ravens have agreed in principle on a trade that will send McClain to North Texas: McClain, 24, has retired from football twice in the last 14 months. Show More Summary

Report: Cowboys trade for Ravens LB Rolando McClain

Back in April, Rolando McClain decided to walk away from football. Now, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Cowboys have traded for him.

Report: Cowboys acquire Rolando McClain

If Rolando McClain wants to resume his NFL career, it won’t be with the Ravens. Per ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Baltimore has traded McClain to Dallas. The Ravens have had McClain’s rights for a little more than a year, but he never appeared in any games for Baltimore after electing to retire before the 2013 season.…

Arbitrator expects to issue Graham ruling on Thursday

The Fourth of July is a day filled with celebrations all over the country, but some of the people involved in the Jimmy Graham franchise tag grievance may not be feeling much like fireworks come Friday morning. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that arbitrator Stephen Burbank expects to inform Graham, the Saints and the NFL…

Brian Hoyer Contract: Latest News and Rumors on Negotiations with Browns

The Cleveland Browns may have drafted their quarterback of the future in Johnny Manziel, but that doesn't mean they're done with Brian Hoyer. Far from it. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Monday that the Browns were hard at work attempting to sign Hoyer to a long-term contract extension: Hoyer, 28, will make a base salary of $1 million next season. Show More Summary

What the Cleveland Browns trying to sign Brian Hoyer to an extension means

The Cleveland Browns, per ESPN's Adam Schefter, are trying to sign quarterback Brian Hoyer to an extension, which makes sense in that he's their starter. Browns are trying to sign QB Brian Hoyer to a contract extension, per sources. Hoyer is headed into last year of his deal. Show More Summary

Report: Browns want to sign Brian Hoyer to extension

The Browns have said with a straight face all offseason that Brian Hoyer will enter camp as their starter. We’ll see soon how much they actually mean it. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Browns want to sign Hoyer to an extension, as he heads into the final year of his contract. If the…

Examining Mike Pouncey contingency plans

The bad news struck down like a hammer on Monday afternoon. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Miami Dolphins Pro Bowl center Mike Pouncey will miss 3-4 months following major hip surgery. Pouncey was probably the player the Dolphins could least afford to lose early in the season. Show More Summary

Knowshon Moreno Injury: Updates on Dolphins Star's Recovery from Knee Surgery

New Miami Dolphins running back Knowshon Moreno will undergo a knee scope on his left knee, keeping him sidelined for about a month. ESPN's Adam Schefter has the news:'s Albert Breer provided some extra details. Training camp doesn't begin for another month, and the start of the regular season is still more than two months away. Show More Summary

Mike Pouncey Injury: Updates on Dolphins Center's Recovery from Hip Surgery

Miami Dolphins Pro-Bowl center Mike Pouncey underwent surgery for a hip injury on Monday and is expected to miss the entire NFL offseason due to the recovery. Adam Schefter of ESPN reported the news on Monday afternoon: Mike Garafolo...Show More Summary

Vernon Davis a no-show at 49ers minicamp

Tight end Vernon Davis wavered a bit about his intentions to report to this week’s 49ers mandatory minicamp, but he ultimately came down on the side of staying away. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that Davis is not at practice on Tuesday, a move he foreshadowed in a column for that explained why he was…

Fake $64,000 Rookie Dinner Bill Posted by Eagles' Evan Mathis Had Secret Message

Philadelphia Eagles offensive guard Evan Mathis tweeted out a picture of a rather large dinner bill on Thursday, and ESPN's Adam Schefter revealed a secret message in the check. The first letter of each item in the $64,055.76 bill spells out "ROCK-PAPER-SCISSORS-ROSHAMBO". Show More Summary

Fantasy Football 2014: Buying or Selling on NFL OTA Buzz

This was a rough offseason for running backs in free agency and the draft. We indeed treat equipment people better in the NFL, as Adam Schefter now famously tweeted this winter. But that doesn't mean we care any less about the position, fantasy or otherwise. Show More Summary

49ers still have room for more deals

Here are some thoughts in the aftermath of Colin Kaepernick’s huge new contract extension with the 49ers: ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported that Kaepernick specifically requested his deal allow the 49ers flexibility to negotiate extensions with other players. Show More Summary

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