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Panthers claim Martin off waivers from 49ers

Panthers claim Martin off waivers from 49ers

The Carolina Panthers claimed former San Francisco 49ers offensive tackle Jonathan Martin off waivers on Friday.
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  • 49ers waive CB Cameron Fuller

    49ers waive CB Cameron Fuller

    profootballtalk.com 6 hours ago
    The 49ers will have a different look at cornerback entering 2015. This extends even to the reserve ranks. San Francisco announced Friday it had waived second-year corner Cameron Fuller. The 24-yar-old Fuller joined the 49ers’s practice squad in mid-Dece…
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  • Alameda Ta’amu’s workout bonus based on weight

    Alameda Ta’amu’s workout bonus based on weight

    ESPN.com 7 hours ago
    TEMPE, Ariz. – If Arizona Cardinals nose tackle Alameda Ta'amu wants his workout bonus, he’ll have to watch his pounds. His one-year contract, signed on March 9, includes a $216,000 workout bonus, according to ESPN Stats & Information, but it’s all …
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  • Foles may just be a stopgap in St. Louis

    Foles may just be a stopgap in St. Louis

    profootballtalk.com 11 hours ago
    The Rams like Nick Foles enough that they turned down at least one offer of a first-round draft pick for Sam Bradford, and traded for Foles instead. But the Rams may not like Foles enough to keep him around beyond this year. Rams coach Jeff Fisher says …
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  • Michael Sam says other NFL players came out to him as being gay

    Michael Sam says other NFL players came out to him as being gay

    It has been widely assumed, as it should be, that Michael Sam was not the only gay player in the NFL when he was with the St. Louis Rams and the Dallas Cowboys last year. Sam confirmed that, saying several NFL players contacted him after he was drafted …
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  • Defensive end could be in Rams' draft plans

    Defensive end could be in Rams' draft plans

    ESPN.com 14 hours ago
    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher has never made any bones about his affinity for drafting defensive linemen early and often. In Fisher's two decades as an NFL head coach in Houston, Tennessee and now in St. Louis, he believes he has o…
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  • Marshawn Lynch to appear in “Beast Mode” music video

    Marshawn Lynch to appear in “Beast Mode” music video

    profootballtalk.com 17 hours ago
    It’s been a good year for Marshawn Lynch, even without getting the chance to become the face of the nation. Lynch, who has received a $5 million raise for returning to the Seahawks, gone to Turkey to promote football, and has a movie about him (although…
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  • Labor Unions, Developers Reach Agreement on Los Angeles-Area NF…

    Labor Unions, Developers Reach Agreement on Los Angeles-Area NFL Stadium

    nytimes.com 23 hours ago
    Labor leaders said on Thursday they had reached an agreement with developers of a proposed Los Angeles-area stadium project, which is backed by the billionaire owner of the St. Louis Rams, that could become home for an NFL team.
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  • Vinny Testaverde working as quarterback tutor for ECU prospect

    Vinny Testaverde working as quarterback tutor for ECU prospect

    profootballtalk.com Mar 26 (yesterday)
    When Chris Weinke left IMG to take a job as the Rams quarterback coach, he was replaced by another old guy who once played for the Panthers. According to Bill Voth of Black and Blue Review, East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden is under the tutelage of…
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  • Chip Kelly says he tried to trade for Bradford without losing F…

    Chip Kelly says he tried to trade for Bradford without losing Foles

    profootballtalk.com Mar 26 (yesterday)
    Rams coach Jeff Fisher has said that his team only agreed to trade Sam Bradford because Nick Foles was the player the Eagles’ offered, and that the Rams thought Foles could be their franchise quarterback. That meshes with what Chip Kelly revealed at thi…
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  • Jim Tomsula: Reggie Bush is an every-down running back

    Jim Tomsula: Reggie Bush is an every-down running back

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Mar 26 (yesterday)
    San Francisco coach Jim Tomsula says the 49ers think their new running back, Reggie Bush, can carry the load as the featured back in their offense. “Reggie can be an every down back. He’s done that in the NFL,” Tomsula said. “He’s a running back. He’s n…
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  • Pete Carroll discusses the status of injured Seahawks

    Pete Carroll discusses the status of injured Seahawks

    ESPN.com Mar 26 (yesterday)
    PHOENIX -- Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll talked Wednesday about some the team’s players who are coming off injuries. He said the only two players who might not make it back for the start of the 2015 season are wide receiver Paul Richardson (ACL su…
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  • Video - Panthers Claim Jonathan Martin Off Waivers 02:12

    Panthers Claim Jonathan Martin Off Waivers

    Mar 27
    ESPN Panthers reporter David Newton breaks down the teams decision to claim former 49ers offensive tackle Jonathan Martin off waivers on Friday.
  • Video - McShay On QB Landing Spots 01:18

    McShay On QB Landing Spots

    Mar 27
    Todd McShay discusses the teams that could be interested in drafting quarterbacks Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota in the 2015 NFL draft.
  • Video - Leading The Pack? 05:10

    Leading The Pack?

    Mar 27
    Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith react to ESPN Insider Mike Sando's grade for Green Bay's free-agency signings this season.
  • Video - 49ers Waive Jonathan Martin 03:03

    49ers Waive Jonathan Martin

    Mar 26
    Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle breaks down the 49ers' releasing offensive lineman Jonathan Martin.

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