This is the February 13, 2013 news archive. View today's NFC North rumors and news.
NFC North News and Rumors
Hi there. Things are going to be a little light on the blog for the next few days, but while I have a moment I wanted to make sure we're all clear on what Wednesday's contract news does and does not mean for Minnesota Vikings coach Leslie Frazier. As yo…Upvote Share Tweet
Green Bay Packers running back Cedric Benson has paid fines for three citations in eastern Wisconsin.Upvote Share TweetFormer Chicago Bears receiver Johnny Knox says he's giving up football.Upvote Share TweetPro Football Talk on NBC Sports Network will be your one-stop shop for everything NFC North on Wednesday. Lions defensive end Cliff Avril will join Erik Kuselias for a conversation about his impending free agency. Avril got the franchise tag from the Li…Upvote Share TweetWe reported on Monday that Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin is planning to hold out if he doesn’t get a long-term deal from the team this offseason, something that could be complicated by his reported contract demands. Josina Anderson of ESPN.com spokUpvote Share TweetIt's been a tough week for Nicholas Capes, the Iowa boxer who stepped into the ring against NFL defensive end Ray Edwards and proceeded to take an unforgettable and hilarious dive. According to the Saint Paul Pioneer Press, Capes has been indefinitely s…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Feb 13, 2013In taking over a 2-14 Chiefs team, new coach Andy Reid has a lot of decisions to make, from the draft to starting quarterback. Dennis Dillon offers a blueprint for what lies ahead.Upvote Share TweetIt’s the time of the year when teams are making their plans for free agency and the meaty part of the offseason, which means that it is time for PFT Live to help the set the stage for what’s to come. Ross Tucker of NBC Sports Network will help Mike FlUpvote Share Tweet
Lions: The Calvin Johnson EffectSo I've spent some of this offseason downtime fiddling with the vast database of ESPN Stats & Information. Now that I'm more familiar with "filter," "sort" and other research tools, I'm hoping to provide additional focused insigh…Upvote Share TweetThe good news for guys who are cut in February is they have a head start on the free agent marketplace. And just-released former Bills safety George Wilson is taking full advantage. According to Jason LaCanfora of CBSSports.com, Wilson has already set u…Upvote Share TweetWe're Black and Blue All Over: There will be a total of at least five departures from the Detroit Lions' 2012 coaching staff, counting Adam Schefter's ESPN report late Tuesday that the St. Louis Rams will hire defensive backs coach Tim Walton as their n…Upvote Share Tweet
Where will Greg Jennings land?Feb 13Which team will snag Green Bay Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings in free agency? Ian Rapoport joins "NFL Total Access" with Jennings' potential landing spots.
Blogger Blitz: Bears Wide ReceiversFeb 13NFC North blogger Kevin Seifert talks about whether or not the wide receiver position is a top priority for the Chicago Bears this offseason
Calvin Johnson Hit In Face With An EggFeb 13Calvin Johnson goes from Megatron to EGGatron with a little help from SportsCenter's Lindsay Czarniak.
The Sports Guy's readers sound off on PEDsFeb 13The readers weigh in on one of sports' biggest issues.