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PFT on NBC Sports Network: B.J. Raji
profootballtalk.com Updated Feb 25, 2013
The Scouting Combine is rolling right along in Indianapolis, but we’ll take a step away from that for a bit on Monday’s edition of Pro Football Talk on NBC Sports Network for a chat with Packers defensive tackle B.J. Raji. Raji will talk with Erik KusUpvote Share Tweet
Before Cullen Jenkins signed on with the Eagles, he was a member of the Green Bay Packers’ defensive line. Now that Jenkins has been released by the Eagles, there’s word that he’d like to return to his old stomping grounds. Tom Silverstein of the MiUpvote Share TweetBy most accounts, Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o has made a positive impression in interviews at the NFL scouting combine. His on-field testing, however, hasn't suggested he is primed to be anywhere close to a top pick in the 2013 draft. Te'o official…Upvote Share TweetThe future of Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley has been a matter of public discussion since December, when the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported the team planned to part ways with him after the season. According to the report, salary cap …Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Feb 25, 2013The Steelers are interested in free agent receiver Steve Breaston, but they aren’t the only AFC North team with interest. Breaston will visit the Browns this week, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports. Other teams reportedly interested in Breaston’s serUpvote Share Tweet
Advancing the WR conversationAt least two of our teams will have wide receivers on their priority list this offseason. The Minnesota Vikings need all the help they can get, while the Chicago Bears probably would benefit from a receiver with deep downfield speed. So what did we lear…Upvote Share Tweet
Why did Adrian Peterson play in Pro Bowl?We noted earlier this month the painful injury Minnesota Vikings tailback Adrian Peterson played with during his MVP season. A sports hernia developed in Week 10, forced him out of a Week 16 game against the Houston Texans and ultimately led to surgery.…Upvote Share TweetWe're Black and Blue All Over: Good morning from NFC North blog headquarters, where we are positioned to sort through the reams of information, rumors and smokescreens picked up over the past four days at the NFL scouting combine. First up: The possibil…Upvote Share Tweet
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.