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AFC West News and Rumors
Though it’s unclear whether the 49ers have a deal in place - essentially, effectively, or otherwise - to trade quarterback Alex Smith to a new team, a source with knowledge of the situation tells PFT there’s “little doubt” a trade will happen.
Share TweetFormer San Diego Chargers general manager A.J. Smith appears set to join the Washington Redskins front office in an advisory role after meeting with the Redskins this week. According to Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune, Smith is expected to joi…Share TweetRaiders DT Desmond Bryant was arrested Sunday morning, and charged with criminal mischief. Details are sparse, but the Chronicle reports he was booked for "allegedly going to a neighbor's house inebriated and causing a commotion." More »Source: deadspin.comShare TweetThe Oakland Raiders will try to restructure quarterback Carson Palmer's contract, according to league sources.Share TweetThe Kansas City Chiefs’ choices with the No. 1 pick continue to be murky and it is not getting any clearer as the NFL combine comes to a close. Thus, I think the team may have to start getting creative about the pick and it could mean taking a run at pr
In transit: I am heading home from a productive trip to India…Updated Feb 25 Share TweetI am heading home from a productive trip to Indianapolis for the NFL combine. Please check back later Monday for updates from around the AFC West. Have a good day.Share TweetA big reason why A.J. Smith is no longer the general manager in San Diego is that most of the players he’s acquired in recent years have fallen well short of expectations on the field. One of those players is likely to stick around the Chargers for at lSource: profootballtalk.comShare TweetThe biggest story in the AFC West heading into the new league year will be to see where the Kansas City Chiefs find their new starting quarterback. We may have an answer soon. Quarterbacks have worked out at the NFL combine and the NFL league season sta…
49ers In Talks To Deal Alex SmithFeb 25Adam Schefter discusses the latest news surrounding San Francisco's trade talks involving QB Alex Smith.
2013 NFL combine -- Slow 40 by Manti Te'o has a real impactFeb 25Manti Te'o's slow 40 time will hurt his draft stock more than the fake girlfriend episode, writes John Clayton.
Peter King:Tom Brady, New England Patriots agree on three-year extensionFeb 25Tom Brady took a huge step today to ensure he'll retire a Patriot, agreeing to a three-year contract extension that will keep him under center for New England through the 2017 season, when he will be 40 years old.
Jim Trotter: Finding right O-linemen still vital, but what does that mean …Feb 25INDIANAPOLIS -- The deepest position in this year's draft is offensive line, where personnel people believe Texas A&M left tackle Luke Joeckel could highlight a class in which at least six linemen are chosen on Day 1.
Peter King: Meet the strangers that top this year's draft; more from combi…Feb 25INDIANAPOLIS -- The first round of the 2013 NFL Draft is two months from tonight, and consider these questions the first ones on the test in this year's Draftology 101 class.