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  • NFL exploring Mexico, Germany and other markets to host games

    SB Nation "The NFL views Mexico, Canada and China as the next markets to focus on as it looks to add more international games to the schedule, according to Albert Breer of the NFL Network. The league could be considering NFL games in those markets, similar to the International Series that already takes place..." March 27

  • With so much tampering, NFL will struggle to police it all

    Pro Football Talk "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell acknowledged the obvious on Wednesday when he said at the league meeting that multiple teams had dealings before the start of free agency that may have violated the letter of the law. “We want to make sure no teams are gaining an advantage as it relates to free..." March 26

  • NFL momentum builds to alter extra point for 2015 season

    USA Today "A rules alteration that would inject more excitement into the near-automatic extra point could be adopted for the 2015 NFL season as early as the league's next meeting this May. There was lively discussion among the 32 teams Wednesday about adding significant drama to the mundane point after..." March 25

  • Bruce Arians declines to address Adrian Peterson reports

    Arizona Republic "Wearing a white hat and a wide smile, Cardinals coach Bruce Arians enlightened and entertained reporters during a media session Wednesday morning, just a few hours before the NFL owners meetings were scheduled to conclude. Like other coaches, Arians was peppered with questions for an hour, and..." March 25

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    Darren Urban @Cardschatter

    GM Steve Keim said with Iupati, Jonathan Cooper will play right guard. "It's not a reflection on Coop. I'm as high on Coop as ever."

  • NFL may let injury spotters stop play during games

    SB Nation "Besides instant replay reform and finding a better definition of a "catch," the NFL's competition committee is busy this week deciding whether to increase the duties of injury spotters in NFL games. The proposal would allow independent medical trainers to watch for possible concussions and stop..." March 23

  • The NFL Charged Its Players $400 to Participate in Veteran Combine

    Complex "The NFL's first Veteran Combine took place this weekend. A new addition to the offseason calendar, the Combine seemed like a great idea for older players to get in front of scouts and front office types—a way to balance the scales between the incoming rookie class and the veteran class that'll..." March 23

  • NFL considering Brazil to host 2017 Pro Bowl

    Fox Sports "One of the world's biggest soccer hotbeds could soon host a different type of football event. A source told FOXSports.com that Brazil is a viable candidate to host the 2017 Pro Bowl. The all-star exhibition game's future destination is one of the subjects that will be broached during the..." March 23

  • Source: Browns consider TE Rob Housler an option

    ESPN.com "The Browns' search for tight end help has not proven fruitful in free agency. Top target Charles Clay was transition tagged by Miami, then scored a five-year, $38-million offer sheet from Buffalo. The Browns weren't going to spend that much on Clay, no matter how much they liked him. They..." March 23

  • The threshold for ‘completing a catch to the ground’ in NFL is changing, and Packers prez tells how

    Toronto Sun "The threshold for what constitutes a catch when a receiver falls to the ground is changing, a member of the league’s competition committee told Sun Media on Sunday. In a conference call last week, the committee announced that the controversial “complete-the-catch-to-the-ground” rule will stay,..." March 23

  • Roger Goodell, Unplugged

    SI.com "The MMQB: What’s the lesson you take from easily your most trying year as commissioner? Goodell: I don’t know if you could put one or two … One of the things we always focus on is, What do we learn and how do we get better? I think in this case there were several factors. One is, Do we have the..." March 23

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Ex-Jaguars & West Texas A&M WR Nathan Slaughter has agreed to terms with #Cardinals, source said. 1st veteran combine player to get a job.

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    Mike Jurecki @mikejurecki

    Spoke to #AzCardinals Daryl Washington, said he recently completed his “anger management/domestic violence classes.” (38 weeks)

  • Larry Fitzgerald: Adrian Peterson to Cardinals would be 'game-changer'

    CBSSports.com "It's looking more and more like the only way Adrian Peterson won't be spending the 2015 season in Minnesota is if he gets traded and if that happens, Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald would welcome Peterson to Arizona with open arms. While playing in the Pro-Am at the LPGA Founders Cup..." March 21

  • Peterson trade to Arizona could soon be negotiated in Arizona

    Pro Football Talk "If, as it appears, running back Adrian Peterson wants a fresh start and if, as is now obvious, the Vikings won’t release Peterson from the final three years of his contract, the options for Peterson are simple: (1) play for the Vikings; (2) play for no one; (3) hope for a trade. Within a week,..." March 19

  • Sean Weatherspoon cleared after Achilles injury

    Pro Football Talk "The Cardinals added linebacker Sean Weatherspoon as a free agent on a one-year deal worth just under $4 million, which is a lot less that Weatherspoon looked like he was on track to getting heading into the 2013 season. Weatherspoon missed nine games that season with foot and knee injuries,..." March 18

  • Biggest position holes to fill for all 32 teams in the NFL Draft

    CBSSports.com "The big wave of free agency has come and gone, and the focus has turned to the draft, but that doesn't mean there still aren't holes to fill, some huge ones, for each of the NFL's 32 teams. You can't solve all the problems in free agency. In fact, it's usually only a few if a team is lucky. For..." March 18

  • The time Roger Goodell backed out of doing 'Between Two Ferns'

    SB Nation "Alex Richanbach, executive producer of Funny or Die Sports was on a SXSW panel last Saturday called "Now Athletes are Funny: Power of Comedy and Sports." I hadn't noticed it on the schedule until it was about halfway over, but I stopped in just as Richanbach was getting into the meat of a pretty..." March 17

  • Adrian Peterson to Cardinals? Lots of talk, no action

    Arizona Republic "The prospect of running back Adrian Peterson becoming a Cardinal has a lot in common with the new ceiling fan on my patio. I started talking about both a couple of weeks ago, yet neither one has moved in that time. Peterson is still a Viking. The ceiling fan is still in the box. Over the..." March 17

  • Jones-Drew, Locker, Willis, Worilds may signal start of a trend of young NFL players retiring

    Arizona Republic "NFL free agency started this week, so the news cycle was dominated by the redistribution of wealth. It was a job fair at the highest level of sports as players were traded, re-signed, signed and released. That was to be expected. What was surprising is that in a time devoted to procuring..." March 17

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    Mary Kay Cabot @MaryKayCabot

    #Browns tried to trade for Cardinals' WR Larry Fitzgerald before his contract was redone last month, lg source tells http://t.co/o11vJSOExu

  • Is a Peterson-for-Fitzgerald trade still possible?

    Pro Football Talk "The revised contract given by the Cardinals to receiver Larry Fitzgerald contains a no-trade clause. Which means Fitzgerald won’t be traded. Unless he’s willing to be. In announcing the new deal at the Scouting Combine, the Cardinals were unequivocal in their position that Fitzgerald will..." March 16

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    vaughn mcclure @vxmcclure23

    Free agent tight end Rob Housler left Atlanta last night without signing a contract with the Falcons

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    Charles Robinson @CharlesRobinson

    Adrian Peterson told #Vikings he's still not happy. Ball totally in their court. If he goes on block, #Cardinals will offer high draft pick.

  • Antonio Cromartie turned down more money to return to Jets, source says

    Newark Star-Ledger "Antonio Cromartie wanted to return to the Jets so badly, he did everything short of standing alongside Route 24 while wearing a sandwich board announcing as much. But Cromartie's desire to make One Jets Drive his office space again went even deeper than money: A person with knowledge of the..." March 13

  • Cardinals restructure Carson Palmer contract for cap relief

    Sporting News "The Cardinals have restructured the contract of quarterback Carson Palmer to clear roughly $7.1 million of salary cap space, The Arizona Republic reported on Thursday. Palmer received his $9.5 million roster bonus after it was converted to a signing bonus. It was earlier reported in February..." March 13

  • Antonio Cromartie agrees to sign with Jets, reuniting with Darrelle Revis, per reports

    Newark Star-Ledger "On Tuesday, cornerback Antonio Cromartie predicted Darrelle Revis would choose to remain with the Patriots, rather than return to the Jets. Cromartie was wrong. Cromartie on Tuesday also said he didn't think a team would be willing or able to pay both him and Revis in free agency. Cromartie was..." March 12

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    Mike Jurecki @mikejurecki

    Lyle Sendlein cap number was 4.275M, by releasing him the Cardinals will save 3.15M, and 1.125M will count against the cap in dead money.

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    Michael C. Wright @mikecwright

    Raiders signing Dan Williams and Curtis Lofton per source. Getting Williams pulled them out of Knighton sweepstakes.

  • Cardinals get a deal with Cory Redding as part of makeover

    Pro Football Talk "The Cardinals might not have found a like-for-like replacement for defensive lineman Darnell Dockett, but they’re buying in bulk to fix their front. According to Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic, the Cards have reached a deal with former Colts defensive end Cory Redding, as part of an active..." March 11

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    Field Yates @FieldYates

    Source: former Colts DL Cory Redding close to deal with the Cardinals. 2-years, up to $6M. Would reunite with Bruce Arians.

  • Jets in serious discussions with CB Antonio Cromartie: sources

    New York Daily News "The old gang may be getting back together. Darrelle Revis is returning to the Jets, and his old counterpart Antonio Cromartie, may join him there. The team was involved in serious discussions with Cromartie late Tuesday, according to sources. The Jets signed Revis and former Browns..." March 11

  • Panthers sign Ginn Jr. to 2-year deal, bolster special teams, offense

    Fox Sports Carolinas "The Carolina Panthers signed free agent wide receiver Ted Ginn Jr. to a two-year deal, the team announced on Monday. Ginn was with the Panthers in 2013 and caught 36 passes for 556 yards and scored five touchdowns in addition to returning kickoffs and punts. "To be able to come back here is..." March 10

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Mike Iupati's deal with Arizona: 5 yrs, $40M, plus incentives up to $41M with $22.5M guaranteed.

  • Report: Arizona Cardinals to sign LB LaMarr Woodley

    Arizona Sports "The Pittsburgh to Arizona pipeline has sent another player to the desert, albeit by way of Oakland. Woodley, 30, played in just six games for the Raiders last season due to a torn biceps. Prior to that, he spent the first seven years of his NFL career with the Pittsburgh Steelers. There, he..." March 10

  • Cardinals re-sign Alameda Ta’amu

    Pro Football Talk "Dan Williams is set to become a free agent on Tuesday, which could leave the Cardinals in search of a new starter at nose tackle next season. They have made sure that a backup at the position will remain with the team, however. The Cardinals announced Monday that they have re-signed Alameda..." March 09

  • Mike Iupati to sign with Cardinals

    ESPN.com "San Francisco 49ers free-agent guard Mike Iupati has told people he plans to sign with the Arizona Cardinals, sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. A first-round pick of the 49ers in 2010 (No. 17 overall), Iupati was a mainstay at left guard as he was selected to three Pro Bowls and was..." March 09

  • Report: NFL angry with leaked contracts ahead of free agency

    The Score "The NFL isn't happy that so many details of the contracts slated to be signed when free agency officially begins Tuesday are being leaked ahead of time. The league sent a letter to all 32 teams stating its displeasure with the release of contract terms, according to Yahoo Sports' Rand Getlin. " March 09

  • Cardinals linebacker Alex Okafor arrested early Monday

    Austin American-Statesman "Former Texas defensive lineman Alex Okafor was arrested and charged Monday after a disturbance near Sixth and Trinity Streets, officials said. Okafor, a linebacker for the Arizona Cardinals who also played for Pflugerville High School, was charged with evading arrest, police said. He also had a..." March 09

  • LB Sean Weatherspoon, Cardinals agree on one-year deal

    Yahoo! Sports "Linebacker Sean Weatherspoon will sign a one-year deal worth just south of $4 million with the Arizona Cardinals, a league source told Yahoo Sports. Weatherspoon has battled a series of injuries during his five-year career, missing all of last year with a torn Achilles he suffered in June and..." March 09

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    Mike Jurecki @mikejurecki

    Hearing the #AZCardinals have interest in OLB Brian Orakpo, 6'4, 257, turns 29 in July. He tore his pectoral muscle in 2012 & 10/19/2014.

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    Rand Getlin @Rand_Getlin

    A source indicated after Darnell Dockett's release that the #AZCardinals were clearing cap space to make a run at RB Adrian Peterson.

  • Saints, Cardinals in play for Sean Weatherspoon

    Pro Football Talk "Both coach Dan Quinn and G.M. Thomas Dimitroff have described linebacker Sean Weatherspoon as an important part of the team’s defense. It currently appears, however, that he’ll be part of another team’s defense. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, Weatherspoon is expected to..." March 08

  • Could C.J. Spiller be free agency's top steal among RBs

    Yahoo! Sports "In a free-agent running backs group that includes DeMarco Murray, Justin Forsett and Ryan Mathews, could C.J. Spiller end up becoming the steal of the class? At least seven teams have interest in the former Buffalo Bills running back who is set to hit the open market on Tuesday, multiple league..." March 07

  • Dockett looks forward to playing Cardinals twice per year

    Pro Football Talk "Thursday began with news that defensive lineman Darnell Dockett, an 11-year fixture in Arizona, agreed to terms with the 49ers. Dockett later explained that one of the best aspects of his decision to sign with San Francisco was the opportunity to face his former team on multiple..." March 06

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    Darren Urban @Cardschatter

    #AzCardinals QB Carson Palmer talks about being ahead of schedule on rehab. "I'll be ready for training camp." pic.twitter.com/CgcttdH2RJ

  • Darnell Dockett signs with 49ers

    CSN Bay Area "Veteran defensive lineman Darnell Dockett has signed with the 49ers, according to agent Drew Rosenhaus. Dockett, who turns 34 in May, visited with 49ers coaches and officials on Tuesday in Santa Clara. Dockett and the 49ers agreed to a two-year contract worth $7.5 million with $4 million in the..." March 05

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    Mike Jurecki @mikejurecki

    Hearing the #Niners are closing in on Darnell Dockett, going to make him offer, passed his physical, per source.

  • Ginn expected to visit 49ers

    CSN Bay Area "Wide receiver Ted Ginn, who spent three seasons with the 49ers as a wide receiver and return man, is reportedly expected to visit the club on Wednesday as a free agent. Ginn, who turns 30 in April, caught just 14 passes in 16 games last season with the Arizona Cardinals, and was released last..." March 04

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Former Cardinals DT Darnell Dockett expected to decide today between 49ers and Cardinals, though Rams and Seahawks also interested.

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