Landon Collins RUMORS & NEWS

  • Landon Collins wants Jalen Ramsey to join him with Redskins

    Clutch Points "After securing a huge $84 million contract from the Washington Redskins, Landon Collins is ready to begin recruiting other teammates to join the Washington secondary, starting with superstar cornerback Jalen Ramsey. Yesterday afternoon, Collins sent out a tweet to Ramsey (via 247..." April 20

  • Washington safety Landon Collins will not share Sean Taylor’s number

    Clutch Points "As a pair of big-hitting safeties for the Washington Redskins, Sean Taylor and Landon Collins had a lot more in common with one another beyond both wearing the number 21. After Washington signed the former New York Giant to a six-year contract with $45 million of a possible $84 million..." March 28

  • 'F-- no': Portis doesn't want Redskins' Collins to wear Sean Taylor's No. 21

    The Score "The Washington Redskins' marquee free-agent signing, Landon Collins, has spent his entire career trying to emulate the late Sean Taylor, admiring the Redskins legend so much that he admitted to crying when he received a game-worn, autographed jerseyfrom owner Dan Snyder after..." March 20

  • Landon Collins dismisses ‘box safety’ criticism, plans to be a playmaker for Redskins

    Washington Post "At the mention of the term “box safety,” Landon Collins just shook his head and rolled his eyes. In the days since Collins agreed to a six-year, $84 million deal from the Washington Redskins, he has heard some criticism that the size of the contract was too much for a safety who is..." March 17

  • Landon Collins hopes to honor Taylor by wearing No. 21 "Sean Taylor's influence over the Washington Redskins remains heavy. New Redskins safety Landon Collins said he idolized the safety growing up, and was devastated when Taylor was murdered in 2007 in a home invasion -- Collins was 13 years old. With..." March 15

  • Redskins reportedly to sign Landon Collins for six years, $84 million after rival Giants let safety walk

    ESPN "Former Giants Pro Bowl safety Landon Collins tells ESPN's Josina Anderson he will sign with the Washington Redskins. The deal is for six years, $84 million, including $45 million in guaranteed money, according to multiple reports. Collins, who turned 25 in..." March 11

  • Metrics say Landon Collins wasn’t top-10 safety during past 3 years

    New York Post "There is more to it than analytics, of course. There is more to any evaluation of a player other than raw data and cold, hard assessments of what he does well and what he does poorly. The Giants deciding not to use the franchise tag on Landon Collins and not engage in any..." March 07

  • Report: Giants turned down first-round pick for Landon Collins

    247 Sports "Landon Collins will hit the open and unrestricted free agent market in a matter of days and he has most likely played his final snap with the March 06

  • Report: Cowboys have no interest in Earl Thomas, Landon Collins

    Sportsnaut "On the very same day that the New York Giants decided to let Pro Bowl safety Landon Collins test free agency, we’re starting to hear more about the Dallas Cowboys’ pursuit of an upgrade at that position. Long linked to Texas native Earl Thomas in free agency, it now..." March 06

  • Eric Ebron takes shot at ‘Patriot way bull’ while recruiting Landon Collins

    Larry Brown Sports "Landon Collins is about to become one of the best defensive players on the free agent market, and he is already being recruited by many of his peers. Indianapolis Colts tight end Eric Ebron has been among the most aggressive in the early going. Shortly after Collins said farewell to..." March 05

  • Landon Collins won’t get franchise tag from Giants

    New York Post "The Giants have moved on from Landon Collins, depriving their roster of one of its most forceful defensive players. General manager Dave Gettleman will decline to use the franchise tag on Collins, with a 4 p.m. Tuesday deadline in place to either tag Collins or else allow him to enter..." March 05

  • Giants’ safety options as Landon Collins looks like a goner

    New York Post "As it turns out, Giants general manager Dave Gettleman might not have been confusing at all in Indianapolis when discussing Landon Collins and whether the hard-hitting strong safety will be hit with the franchise tag. There is a deadline of 4 p.m. Tuesday looming, and Gettleman last..." March 05

  • Giants unlikely to tag safety Landon Collins "Landon Collins' time in New York could be over soon. The Giants are viewed as unlikely to franchise tag the safety, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport and NFL Network's Kimberly Jones reported, per sources informed. They love the player but view the tag number as too..." March 04

  • Report: Significant free agent market forming for Landon Collins

    247 Sports "Landon Collins will likely be one of the most highly-sought players on the free agent market should the New York Giants decide not to use the franchise tag on him prior to the deadline. According to anonymous sources close to The Daily News' Pat Leonard, the free agent market..." March 04

  • Report: Landon Collins will hold out if Giants use franchise tag

    247 Sports "Landon Collins has reportedly changed his tune about the possibility of the New York Giants using the franchise tag on him. Earlier at the end of the 2018 regular season, Collins told reporters he did not plan to holdout this summer if the Giants used the franchise tag on him...." March 01

  • Buccaneers Offered Third-Rounder For Landon Collins In 2018

    Pro Football Rumors "Prior to the 2018 trade deadline, the struggling Giants made multiple deals to collect future draft capital. They dealt Damon Harrison and Eli Apple and received fourth-, fifth- and seventh-round picks in those exchanges. However, the Buccaneers were willing to..." February 25

  • Giants Still Likely To Franchise Landon Collins

    Pro Football Rumors "Despite all the noise surrounding pending free agent safety Landon Collins, the most likely outcome remains him being franchise-tagged by the Giants, according to Jordan Raanan of (Twitter link). Collins cleared some personal items out of his Giants lockeron..." February 22

  • Source: 'Frustrated' Giants S Landon Collins 'thought he was going to get a contract'

    SNY TV "Landon Collins is "frustrated" the Giants seem to have no intention of giving him the lucrative, long-term contract he's seeking, according to an NFL source, and he remains unhappy that he is likely to get the franchise tag instead. And that appears to be the source..." February 21

  • Landon Collins Doesn’t Expect To Be Back With Giants In 2019?

    NFL Trade Rumors "Josina Anderson of ESPN reports that Giants S Landon Collins cleaned out his locker on Wednesday and his goodbyes to teammates, coaches and trainers.  Anderson adds that it doesn’t seem like Collins expects to be a Giant for much longer. The Giants..." February 20

  • Landon Collins could sit out spring if Giants tag him "Landon Collins and the New York Giants are approaching a standoff, and the safety's coming contract dispute took center stage on Wednesday. Collins, an impending free agent and likely franchise-tag candidate, reportedly "cleaned out his locker" at the Giants'..." February 20

  • Landon Collins responds to report he cleaned out Giants locker

    247 Sports "A Landon Collins frenzy was sparked on New York Giants Twitter Wednesday afternoon when ESPN's Josina Anderson reported that the star safety had cleaned out his locker and said his goodbyes to teammates and the coaching staff. Anderson's report was..." February 20

  • No talks between Giants, Landon Collins

    Yardbarker "The Giants and safety Landon Collins are not currently in active negotiations on a contract extension, sources tell Josina Anderson of (on Twitter). There’s still time for a deal to get done, but it sounds like there’s still a huge gap to bridge when it comes to a new..." February 19

  • Giants, Landon Collins not actively negotiating contract

    Newark Star-Ledger "Landon Collins sounded disappointed in November and again in December when revealing the Giants had not started negotiating his second contract. Six weeks later, the phone still isn’t ringing. The Giants and Collins are not involved in active..." February 19

  • Malcolm Jenkins going to Pro Bowl in place of Landon Collins

    Penn Live "Malcolm Jenkins made the Pro Bowl after all. The Philadelphia Eagles safety is a replacement for New York Giants safety Landon Collins, who suffered a season-ending shoulder injury in December, the team announced. For Jenkins, it’s his third Pro Bowl appearance in five..." January 15

  • Landon Collins hopeful to get deal done with Giants

    Newsday "Landon Collins wants to be back. “It’s a dream of mine,” he said of finishing his career with the Giants. “Hopefully we make it a reality.” So far, though, there have been no talks between the Giants and the agents for the Pro Bowl safety, who..." January 01

  • Landon Collins wouldn’t fight Giants’ franchise tag

    New York Post "Landon Collins wants to return to the Giants, the team that moved up in the second round of the 2015 NFL Draft to take him out of Alabama then made him a fixture in their defensive backfield. Collins’ four-year contract is up and he knows the Giants can keep him off the free..." December 31

  • Giants S Landon Collins undergoes surgery on left shoulder

    SNY TV "Giants S Landon Collins underwent surgery Tuesday to repair a partially torn labrum in his left shoulder, sources told ESPN. The 24-year-old Collins, who was placed on season-ending IR last week, is expected to make a full recovery in 4-to-6 months. While his..." December 12

  • Giants S Landon Collins Facing 4-6 Month Recovery

    Pro Football Rumors "Giants safety Landon Collins is facing a four-to-six month recovery once he undergoes surgery for a partially torn labrum, according to Paul Schwartz of the New York Post (Twitter link). That timeline isn’t a problem for Collins’ ability to play in 2019, as he..." December 07

  • Landon Collins Reportedly Will Go on IR; Needs Surgery for Shoulder Injury

    Bleacher Report "The New York Giants will reportedly be without safety Landon Collinsentering the stretch run of the season due to a shoulder injury.   Head coach Pat Shurmur announced the Alabama product will likely need surgery, although he noted the decision was..." December 05

  • Giants’ Landon Collins may need season-ending shoulder surgery

    Clutch Points "The New York Giants managed to secure an upset victory over the Chicago Bearsin overtime. Unfortunately, it came with a bit of a price after safety Landon Collins suffered a shoulder injury. Collins has already been ruled out for New York’s Week 14 matchup versus..." December 04

  • Report: Landon Collins will miss Week 14 with a shoulder injury

    247 Sports "The New York Giants will have to defeat their division rival the Washington Redskins in Week 14 without one of their best defensive players and a captain of the 2018 defensive unit. According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, Giants safety Landon Collins suffered a shoulder..." December 04

  • Landon Collins 'definitely' wonders if Giants still want him, doesn't want to get franchise tag

    SNY TV "Landon Collins was once certain he'd spend his entire NFL career with the Giants, but after nearly being traded last week he's now not so sure anymore. There have been no talks about a long-term contract, and he's not even sure they'll give him the "franchise tag"..." November 09

  • Landon Collins hasn’t talked to Giants about a new deal yet "Since his draft day, Landon Collins has envisioned himself as a career member of the Giants. Not getting moved at the NFL trade deadline last week was Step One towards achieving that goal. Step Two — securing a long-term contract — hasn't gotten off the ground..." November 06

  • Giants expected to use franchise tag on Landon Collins if they don't agree on extension

    12 Up "The New York Giants ?recently engaged in a fire sale in the midst of a miserable season, but one pl?ayer they ?refused to give up on was safety Landon Collins. So much so that when Collins' contract is up this offseason, Big Blue will give him the..." November 04

  • Giants had several suitors for S Landon Collins before trade deadline

    SNY TV "Landon Collins didn't want to go anywhere at the trading deadline, but the closer it got, the more he knew it was a real possibility. At one point during the day, his phone rang and it was his agent calling. "I looked at my phone," Collins recalled during an..." October 31

  • Landon Collins says Giants were asking too much for him in trade talks

    Larry Brown Sports "The New York Giants were expected to be a team active at the trade deadline, but instead the 1-7 squad didn’t make a move. Safety Landon Collins was one of the players the team fielded calls on. He confirmed during an interview on “The Michael Kay Show” that teams..." October 30

  • Giants Asking For 2nd-Round Pick For S Landon Collins, One Team Has Offered 3rd-Rd Pick

    NFL Trade Rumors "Albert Breer reports that the Giants haven’t been actively shopping S Landon Collins, but they’ve received inquiries from teams. However, Breer says that the Giants’ asking price has been a second-round pick. According to Breer, the Giants are..." October 30

  • Source: Giants have received trade offers for Landon Collins

    SNY TV "The Giants began what looked like a fire sale last week, and many around the NFL believe that they'll open for business again on Monday morning. When they do, will safety Landon Collins be the first to go? The possibility exists because according to a league..." October 29

  • Landon Collins responds to trade rumors as NFL deadline nears

    247 Sports "Landon Collins does not expect to be traded by the New York Giants in the coming hours before Tuesday's deadline despite the rumors that have suggested he could be on the block and in spite of the Giants' decision to already trade away two defensive starters for three future draft..." October 29