Report: Texans working to re-sign Garrett GrahamIan Rapoport of NFL Network reports that the Texans are working to re-sign Graham before free agency opens next week. The free agent market at tight end took a hit when Dennis Pitta re-signed with Baltimore and the Saints franchised Jimmy Graham, which pushes Texans tight end Garrett Graham closer to the top of the list. Packers tight end Jermichael Finley will become a free agent and will be more costly to re-sign than Graham. Given the questions about the health of Finley and Dustin Keller along with those players who won’t be hitting the market, Green Bay could have company should Graham become a free agent. The Texans re-signed outside linebacker Ricky Sapp on Tuesday. NFL.com's Elliot Harrison takes an offseason look at the AFC South and breaks down each team's top needs in free agency and the draft. NFL Network has video of J.J.
Is Jimmy Graham A Tight End? It'll Cost Him $5.3 Million.The Saints slapped a franchise tag on Jimmy Graham, allowing them to keep him for one season without negotiating a new deal. But Graham has been designated a tight end; he believes he's a receiver. This is not an academic point: there is more than $5 mi…Source: deadspin.com
• New Orleans Saints, tight end Jimmy Graham remain 'several millions apart' in contract talks, report says