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Saints sign safety Jairus Byrd

By: Chris Taylor       Former Buffalo Bills safety Jairus Byrd was considered by many to be the top free agent available this off-season. After receiving interest from many teams around the league, Byrd inevitably decided to take his talents to New Orleans. The Saints persuaded Byrd by offering him a six-year deal worth $54 million, […]

Golden Tate signs 5-year deal with Lions

By: Chris Taylor       Matthew Stafford will have a solid #2 option opposite star receiver Calvin Johnson this season, as the Detroit Lions announced today that they have signed former Seattle Seahawk Golden Tate to a 5-year deal worth a reported $31 million, $13.25 of which is guaranteed. Arguably the leagues most underrated wideout, […]

Darrelle Revis released by Tampa Bay Bucs

By: Chris Taylor       After just one season, star cornerback Darrelle Revis has been released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Revis never seemed to ‘fit well’ in the Bucs defensive scheme and being that he was set to make $16 million in 2014, the team was thus forced to let him go for salary […]

Cleveland Browns sign safety Donte Whitner

By: Chris Taylor       Donte Whitner is headed back to his hometown of Cleveland, this after signing a four-year deal worth $28 million with the Browns. The 28 year-old safety played his last 4 seasons with the San Francisco 49ers. During his time in San Francisco, Whitner played in all but 1 of the teams […]

Chicago Bears release Julius Peppers

By: Chris Taylor       Julius Peppers is now officially a free agent, this after being released by the Chicago Bears on Tuesday afternoon. The move does not come as a surprise, as Chicago desperately needed to create some ‘cap space.’  Peppers was set to make $13.9 million this season, which spawned from the record-setting six-year deal he […]

New York Jets release receiver Santonio Holmes

By: Chris Taylor       Santonio Holmes’ time as a member of the New York Jets is over. The Jets organization announced Monday that they were releasing Holmes, this after 4 years of service with the team. After coming over from the Pittsburgh Steelers, Holmes found immediate success in the New York pass offense, helping […]