This is the March 25, 2013 news archive. View today's AFC East rumors and news.
AFC East News and Rumors
Not long after free agency launched, the Patriots brought in receiver Emmanuel Sanders for a visit. When an offer sheet wasn’t quickly signed, many assumed that it wouldn’t be. But there’s no hurry, yet. As Field Yates of ESPNBoston.com explains it,Share TweetFree agent cornerback Brent Grimes has long been viewed as the Plan B for the Buccaneers if they don’t consummate Plan A, which is a trade with the Jets to acquire Darrelle Revis. But Plan B may have just gone out the window. According to Rick Stroud ofShare Tweet
Updating AFC East needs: Dolphins, JetsNFL free agency has slowed down as AFC East teams filled several of their major needs. With that in mind, here are updated team needs for the Miami Dolphins and New York Jets. Miami Dolphins Key free agents: WR Mike Wallace, WR Brandon Gibson, LB Dannel…Share TweetSome confusion has surfaced as to whether the Patriots and tackle Sebastian Vollmer have agreed to terms. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, they have. The four-year contract will pay $8.25 million Vollmer guaranteed, and it will have a base …Share TweetThe New England Patriots are having an unusually raucous offseason. They made national headlines with their public split with Pro Bowl receiver Wes Welker and added a risky move to cut starting receiver Brandon Lloyd without a replacement on the roster.…Share TweetThe Browns have been a soldier-free zone since trading tight end Kellen Winslow Jr. to the Buccaneers in 2009 and they don’t appear to be ready for a reunion. Winslow said Monday morning that he’s planning a comeback after his 2012 season lasted one gShare TweetTim Tebow is enjoying his NFL offseason away from the bright NFL spotlight. But the popular New York Jets quarterback found a way to contribute to the biggest sporting event in March. Tebow gave an inspirational speech to the Wichita State Shockers afte…Share Tweet
Nothing doing for Eric Winston with Dolphins at presentWhen word broke last week that tackle Eric Winston was visiting the Dolphins, it seemed like it would be a pretty good fit. The Dolphins need a tackle with Jake Long in St. Louis, Winston needs a home after getting cast out by the Chiefs and Winston’s bShare Tweet
Pat White draws the interest of Jim HarbaughPat White apparently did enough in a workout after West Virginia’s pro day to earn a second look from the 49ers, or at least a phone call. The former Dolphins quarterback told Jim Corbett of USA Today that 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh called to set up a priShare TweetAn argument against the Bills trading up in the first round. Some history for the Dolphins to consider as they turn toward free agents for help. By bringing back Sebastian Vollmer, the Patriots are expecting to keep QB Tom Brady safe. Catching up with t…Share Tweet
How valuable is Darrelle Revis?Mar 25Deion Sanders and Pittsburgh Steelers safety Ryan Clark break down the Darrelle Revis trade rumors and the New York Jets cornerback's value in the NFL.
Carroll Supports Sanchez, Calls Tebow A DistractionMar 25Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss Pete Carroll's comments about Tim Tebow being a distraction to Mark Sanchez.
On The Clock: Darrelle Revis Dilemma?Mar 25Chris Mortensen, Mel Kiper Jr. and Trent Dilfer discuss what is next for Darrelle Revis and the New York Jets.
Boston Daily DownloadMar 25Prim Siripipat recaps the day in Boston sports which saw the Red Sox win and the Bruins adjusting their lines.