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Peterson gets $15.3 million signing bonus

Peterson gets $15.3 million signing bonus

profootballtalk.com ESPN.com yahoo.com Updated 3 hours ago
Usually, a reporter publishes a player’s “guaranteed” money in a new contract without explaining how much is fully guaranteed at signing, how much is guaranteed for injury only, and when injury-only guarantees convert to full guarantees in the future. F…
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  • Kaepernick communicating with receivers

    Kaepernick communicating with receivers

    ESPN.com 2 hours ago
    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- This will be Colin Kaepernick's second full season as an NFL starting quarterback. He is showing the leadership of a quarterback in charge of his offense. Tuesday, Brandon Lloyd told reporters Kaepernick will watch film with the r…
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  • Sports of The Times: Michael Sam Focuses On Making the Rams, No…

    Sports of The Times: Michael Sam Focuses On Making the Rams, Not History

    nytimes.com 10 hours ago
    For Michael Sam, who disclosed in February that he is gay, the goal is to talk less about his historical role and impact on the game and more about his attempt to land a roster spot with the St. Louis Rams.
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  • N.F.L. Roundup: Arizona Cardinals’ John Abraham Faces D.U.I. Ch…

    N.F.L. Roundup: Arizona Cardinals’ John Abraham Faces D.U.I. Charge in Georgia

    nytimes.com 11 hours ago
    The police last month arrested Arizona linebacker John Abraham and alleged that he fell asleep in a car in the center lane of a Georgia highway.
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  • Cardinals Camp Report: Day 4

    Cardinals Camp Report: Day 4

    ESPN.com 12 hours ago
    GLENDALE, Ariz. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Arizona Cardinals training camp: • He’s been one of the talks of camp, but Michael Floyd put his offseason improvement on display Tuesday. On one pass, Floyd got a step behind cornerback …
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  • Seahawks Camp Report: Day 4

    Seahawks Camp Report: Day 4

    ESPN.com 12 hours ago
    A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Seattle Seahawks training camp: The national TV audience watching ESPN's live telecast from training camp Tuesday got to see exactly why the Seahawks drafted wide receiver Paul Richardson. The second-round …
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  • 49ers waive QB Kory Faulkner, add OL Michael Philipp

    49ers waive QB Kory Faulkner, add OL Michael Philipp

    profootballtalk.com 15 hours ago
    The only NFL club with five quarterbacks on the active roster parted ways with one of their passers on Tuesday. According to the NFL’s Tuesday transactions, the 49ers waived rookie quarterback Kory Faulkner, an undrafted free agent from Southern Illinoi…
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  • Anthony McCoy suffers serious ankle injury

    Anthony McCoy suffers serious ankle injury

    RENTON, Wash. -- Seattle Seahawks tight end Anthony McCoy, who missed all last season after undergoing surgery for a torn Achilles tendon in his right ankle, appears to have torn his left Achilles tendon during practice Tuesday. "If it is what we t…
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  • Lyle Sendlein to miss three weeks with calf injury

    Lyle Sendlein to miss three weeks with calf injury

    profootballtalk.com 18 hours ago
    Cardinals center Lyle Sendlein started all 16 games last season after tearing his MCL in 2012, but he’s going to miss some time in training camp. The good news for the Cardinals is that Sendlein’s absence from the practice field isn’t another torn knee …
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  • Gordon’s appeal focuses on disparity between “A” and “B” bottle…

    Gordon’s appeal focuses on disparity between “A” and “B” bottle tests

    profootballtalk.com 19 hours ago
    With the Josh Gordon appeal hearing set for Friday and with Gordon hiring (as Adam Schefter reported last night) the same lawyer who helped Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman avoid a four-game suspension for violation of the PED policy in 2012, Gordon …
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  • What to watch as Rams put on the pads

    What to watch as Rams put on the pads

    ESPN.com 19 hours ago
    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- The St. Louis Rams have made it through the collectively bargained opening days of training camp. Now the real football can begin. With a practice scheduled for 4:30 p.m. ET Tuesday, the Rams are set to put on the pads for the first t…
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  • The 49ers are selling fans' information to interested third par…

    The 49ers are selling fans' information to interested third party companies.

    deadspin.com 20 hours ago
    The 49ers are selling fans' information to interested third party companies. (Every team is selling fans' information, but this story is about the Niners.)Read more...
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  • Eric Winston might be fit at right tackle

    Eric Winston might be fit at right tackle

    RENTON, Wash. -- Back-end roster moves are typical during training camp, but the Seattle Seahawks made a major move Tuesday by signing offensive tackle Eric Winston. Winston, 30, is an eight-year veteran who has started 119 of the 124 games he has playe…
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  • Warner wants more aggressive Bradford

    Warner wants more aggressive Bradford

    ESPN.com 22 hours ago
    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- Kurt Warner and Sam Bradford couldn't have taken paths any different to become the starting quarterback for the St. Louis Rams than the ones that ultimately landed them in the position. But that doesn't mean Warner can't understand wh…
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  • Seahawks can thrive with or without Lynch

    Seahawks can thrive with or without Lynch

    ESPN.com Jul 29 (yesterday)
    RENTON, Wash. -- The Seattle Seahawks needed Marshawn Lynch in order to reach the pinnacle of the NFL. The Seahawks do not need Lynch in order to stay there. Lynch has been the heart and soul of the Seahawks' success for four seasons. Other than Mount R…
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  • Gruden ready for live Seattle camp TV

    Gruden ready for live Seattle camp TV

    ESPN.com Jul 29 (yesterday)
    RENTON, Wash. – Live TV from training camp, actually showing the players on the field during individual and team drills, is a first. But it’s something viewers across the country will have the opportunity to see Tuesday on ESPN at camp practice for the …
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  • Richard Sherman: Seahawks have “tremendous leadership”

    Richard Sherman: Seahawks have “tremendous leadership”

    profootballtalk.com Jul 29 (yesterday)
    As with any Super Bowl winning team, it’s impossible to return every player the year after winning the championship. The Seattle Seahawks had to make a few salary cap related cuts and saw other players depart in free agency this offseason. Defensive end…
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  • Video - Kurt Warner throws a bullet to Arizona Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald 00:08

    Kurt Warner throws a bullet to Arizona Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald

    Jul 29
    NFL Media's Kurt Warner still has it as he throws a bullet to Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald.
  • Video - Arizona Cardinals QB Carson Palmer and WR Larry Fitzgerald talk camp with Kurt Warner 02:57

    Arizona Cardinals QB Carson Palmer and WR Larry Fitzgerald talk camp with Kurt Warner

    Jul 29
    NFL Media's Kurt Warner discusses the Arizona Cardinals upcoming season with wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald and quarterback Carson Palmer.
  • Video - Can the Arizona Cardinals contend? 04:12

    Can the Arizona Cardinals contend?

    Jul 29
    NFL Media's Kurt Warner discusses whether the Arizona Cardinals can contend in the ultra-competitive NFC West. Warner also breaks down which young players need to step up to give Arizona a chance to succeed.
  • Video - San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis always striving to improve 03:07

    San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis always striving to improve

    Jul 29
    San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis speaks to NFL Media's Omar Ruiz on improving his route running in training camp and gives an update on wide receiver Michael Crabtree.

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