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The Gettleman pipeline may not yet be delivering another former Giant to Carolina. According to Joseph Person of the Charlotte Observer, receiver Domenik Hixon ended his visit to the Panthers without a contract. The Raiders also have hosted Hixon, and t…Upvote Share TweetNnamdi Asomugha won’t be joining the New Orleans Saints. The veteran cornerback has agreed to a one-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers, according to Adam Schefter. The deal reportedly could be worth up to $3 million. But I don’t think Asomugha’sUpvote Share Tweet
Eric Wright meeting with Bucs officials todayThe Buccaneers still haven’t added a cornerback this offseason, but they are working on something at the position. According to Stephen Holder of the Tampa Bay Times, cornerback Eric Wright was at Bucs offices today meeting with coach Greg Schiano and gUpvote Share TweetTime for an afternoon run through some odds and ends from around the division: TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS Cornerback Eric Wright reportedly met with coach Greg Schiano and general manager Mark Dominik, which could clear the way for him to stay with a restruct…Upvote Share TweetIn addition to a group of players which have been previously reported, the Buccaneers added a player who was once a terror in Tampa Bay. Former Jaguars defensive end George Selvie was the latest to join the Bucs’ late-free agency haul (along with kickerUpvote Share Tweet
NFC South: The over $5 million clubNo NFC South player will take up a larger share of his team’s salary cap in 2013 than New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees. He’s counting $17.4 million, which easily places him well above anyone else in the division. Let’s take a look at which NFC SouUpvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Apr 2, 2013You know about Adrian Peterson's comeback. Well, meet Tank Carradine. With the draft near, the pass rusher is trying to prove his bad knee won't keep him from dominance.Upvote Share TweetThe Tampa Bay Buccaneers continue to show they’re serious about having competition at just about every position. The latest example of that came Tuesday. The Bucs have signed veteran kicker Nate Kaeding, according to the Tampa Tribune’s Roy Cummings.Upvote Share Tweet
Buccaneers need a pass-catching TEAlmost all of the offseason talk about the Tampa Bay Buccaneers has focused on a defense that ranked No. 31 in the NFL last season. But there’s one huge need on the other side of the ball that hasn’t drawn a lot of talk. The Bucs need a pass-catchingUpvote Share TweetTracy Porter reportedly to sign with Oakland RaidersUpvote Share TweetOne year ago today, the Blog Network did a mock draft of the first round. The New Orleans Saints and Atlanta Falcons each were without a first-round pick, so I had to only make picks for the Carolina Panthers and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. I hit on one o…Upvote Share Tweet
Peter King: Palmer deal had to happen, more QB musical chairs; mailApr 2It's another day to write about quarterbacks. Three topics I want to clear up, in the wake of all the quarterback action in the last few days.
Don Banks: Tank Carradine could make next epic comeback, but do teams beli…Apr 2Chances are there are no Adrian Petersons waiting to be discovered in this year's NFL draft class. For the first time in league history, there might not even be a running back taken in the first round.