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The Minnesota Vikings have no intention of trading wide receiver Percy Harvin, general manager Rick Spielman said Friday.Share TweetThe Green Bay Packers released veteran defensive back Charles Woodson.Share TweetFormer Detroit Lions and Boise State Broncos receiver Titus Young's time in the NFL is rapidly going down the tubes. Nine days after the St. Louis Rams claimed Young on waivers following his release from the Lions, Rams head coach Jeff Fisher -- who has…Share Tweet
Bears faced with weighty decision on Henry MeltonThis is the time of year when football decisions aren’t made in a vacuum, and money can matter more than anything that happens between the lines. So while it seems obvious that the Bears would want to do what it takes to keep defensive tackle Henry MeltShare TweetThe Minnesota Vikings will play at TCF Bank Stadium for two seasons while a new facility is built at the site of the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome.Share TweetLast year, the Lions kept defensive end Cliff Avril from hitting free agency with a franchise tag that paid him $10.5 million for one season. This year, Avril is looking for something that provides more security, either in Detroit or elsewhere. “Let’sShare TweetESPN.com Feb 15, 2013Chicago Bears Former safety Chris Harris retired from playing in the NFL last month. A day later, he was embarking on a new career after the Bears hired him to be their defensive quality control coach. Harris told ESPNChicago.com's Jeff Dickerson that h…Share Tweet
Minnesota Vikings 2013 Offseason PreviewCNNSI.com Feb 15, 2013The Vikings reached the playoffs on the legs of Adrian Peterson last season. He'll need a lot more help in 2013 if he and the Vikes hope to pay a return visit, writes Chris Burke.Share TweetESPN.com Feb 15, 2013Welcome to "Eight in the Box," a new NFL Nation feature that will appear each Friday during the offseason. This week’s topic: Which free agent is essential for each team to keep from its 2012 roster? Chicago Bears: In his two years as a starter, Henry MShare Tweet
Lomas Brown says he and Scott Mitchell are now friendsLomas Brown, the former Lions offensive tackle who said last year that he purposely missed a block in a 1994 game because he wanted teammate Scott Mitchell to get hurt, says he and Mitchell have now smoothed things out. Although Brown initially bragged …Share Tweet
NFL32OT: Packers And Woodson Part WaysFeb 15Episode 270: Mike Hill and Mark Schlereth discuss the Packers release of Charles Woodson. John Clayton breaks down the notable wide receiver free agents. The NFL32 crew discuss how Mark Sanchez can return to playoff-caliber form.
PTI Big Finish February 15thFeb 15PTI runs down Friday's top stories.
NFC North questionsFeb 15Is the window closing on the Green Bay Packers? Heath Evans and Willie McGinest weigh in on what's next in the NFC North.
Packers Release WoodsonFeb 15John Clayton discusses why the Packers released Charles Woodson.