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NFC South News and Rumors
The Saints cut bait on cornerback Johnny Patrick less than two years after they made him a third-round pick, but the NFL waiver wire has once again shown that one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. Or at least another man’s opportunity to take a
Share TweetOver the next few weeks, "Shutdown Corner" will pay homage to "Office Space" (TPS reports) as we take a quick look back at each team's 2012 season and a look at what lies ahead for the 2013 offseason. We head to the NFC South and beg…
NFC South afternoon updateUpdated Feb 20 Share TweetTime for a quick run through some odds and ends from around the division: TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS There’s been a lot of talk about the New York Jets perhaps trading cornerback Darrelle Revis. The obstacle there is his existing contract runs for only one moShare TweetBroncos quarterback Peyton Manning isn’t the only one courting Dwight Freeney ahead of the start of free agency. Falcons wide receiver Roddy White took to his Twitter account on Wednesday to let it be known that he would like to share a locker room with
Indecency charge costs ex-NFL player his coaching jobUpdated Feb 20 Share TweetFormer NFL linebacker Reggie Burnette has lost his job as a high school coach after he was arrested on an indecency charge. Burnette, a linebacker who played for the Packers in 1991 and for the Buccaneers in 1992 and 1993, resigned as Mount Vernon Presb…Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetWith great success comes great pressure. The Redskins were 2012's Cinderella, but the stakes are now higher. Matt Gagne lays out how to build upon last season's breakout.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetBRADENTON , Fla. -- As the Atlanta Falcons watch the workouts at the NFL scouting combine this week, it’s pretty much a certainty their coaches and scouts will be keeping a close eye on Notre Dame tight end Tyler Eifert. The Falcons have been lobbying hShare TweetTime for a look at some news and notes from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS D. Orlando Ledbetter throws out the possibility of the Falcons taking South Carolina running back Marcus Lattimore in the second round of the draft. Lattimore is a great ta…
Forget Olympics, Hunt headed for NFLUpdated Feb 20 Share TweetBRADENTON, Fla. -- When he came to the United States from his native Estonia in 2008, Margus Hunt viewed America as the land of opportunity. “My goal and vision was to be in the Olympics in 2012," Hunt said. That didn’t happen. Instead, Hunt will be g
In case of Tampa Bay Buccaneers' Da'Quan Bowers, the truth does not set him free, but at least he didn't follow in footsteps ofUpdated Feb 20 Share TweetThere are always explanations from these poor athletes in trouble, even the worst kind of trouble, the kind facing an accused murderer named Oscar Pistorius in South Africa, all the way down to some of these baseball players with their tortured explanat…Source: nydailynews.com