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AFC West News and Rumors
The Carson Palmer issue in Oakland may finally see some resolution, as it appears the Raiders' quarterback could be on his way out. ESPN’s Adam Schefter is reporting that it is "highly unlikely" Palmer will restructure his contract. Thus, the Raiders wiShare Tweet
Albert trade talks could take timeI often get asked for updates on a potential trade of left tackle Branden Albert of Kansas City. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported last week that the team is shopping Albert, who signed his franchise tag last week. The Chiefs have had talks with the Miami DShare TweetOver the weekend, there was word that the Raiders were interested in free agent cornerback Mike Jenkins. The Cowboy vet isn’t the only player on their radar at the position. Bill Williamson of ESPN.com reports that the team has shown interest in Tracy PShare Tweet
AFC West's top 10 free-agent additionsHere is a list, in my opinion, of the top 10 free-agent additions in the AFC West this year: 1. Wes Welker, WR, Denver: He has led the NFL in receptions the past six years, and he's a perfect fit in Denver. 2. Sean Smith, CB, Kansas City: He’s young, biShare TweetThe Titans continued a clear offseason effort to get bigger and more physical, signing former Chiefs defensive lineman Ropati Pitoitua, according to Jim Wyatt of the Tennesseean. Pitoitua visited the Titans last week. He started 10 games for the Chiefs …Share TweetThe Kansas City Chiefs' college tour has hit Gainesville, Fla., as ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports the team’s brass is working out Florida defensive lineman Sharrif Floyd on Monday. The Chiefs have the No. 1 overall pick in April's NFL draft and are doinShare 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 TweetFormer Oakland Raiders receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey will visit the Indianapolis Colts on Monday night and Tuesday, the team announced.Share TweetFree agent tight end Kellen Winslow says his career is definitely not over, and he already knows there are teams interested in him for the 2013 season. Winslow said on NFL AM that Browns coach Rob Chudzinski, who coached him at the University of Miami, …Share TweetWhen Bo Jackson announced in 1987 that he was going to play running back for the Los Angeles Raiders after finishing his season as an outfielder for the Kansas City Royals, he referred to baseball as his priority and football as his hobby. Jeff Demps wo…Share Tweet
Raiders have big hopes for Rod StreaterThe Oakland Raiders’ roster is getting younger as the team rebuilds and tries to find the right pieces for the future. One of those players may be second-year receiver Rod Streater. He opened eyes last season as an undrafted rookie from Temple. A raw plShare TweetCNNSI.com Mar 25, 2013You can stop panicking now, Baltimore. It was another bad week in the Ravens' tumultuous offseason, but the Elvis Dumervil deal means the sky isn't falling, Peter King writes.Share Tweet
NFL32OT: Avril Ready To Start Fresh With New TeamMar 25Episode 294: Seahawks Cliff Avril discusses joining his new team and playing at the noise filled CenturyLink Field. The NFL32 crew discuss Arthur Jones' comments that the Ravens are a dream team in the making.
Palmer Unlikely To Restructure ContractMar 25Adam Schefter has the latest on QB Carson Palmer, who is unlikely to restructure his contract with the Oakland Raiders despite speculation that the two sides would work out a new deal.
NFL Live OT: Ravens Land DumervilMar 25Jason Taylor and Damien Woody discuss Elvis Dumervil's deal with the Ravens.
Heyward-Bey Expected To Visit ColtsMar 25Adam Schefter discusses WR Darrius Heyward-Bey's productivity in Oakland last season and how he could fit in with the Indianapolis Colts.