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May 14, 2014

Patrick Peterson no longer triple threat, which is best for Cardinals

Arizona Republic "While his price tag is soaring, Patrick Peterson is downsizing. He is no longer chasing three magic letters and the legacy of Lawrence Taylor, the last defender to be named MVP. Peterson will now settle for becoming the NFL's defensive player of the year, even if the narrowed focus is not..." May 14

  • Greg Hardy given no contact order, AA meetings, $17K bond

    CBSSports.com "Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy was arrested early Tuesday morning on a domestic assault charge in Charlotte. He spent the night in jail (not uncommon in domestic incidents; it's called a "cooling off period") and appeared in court on Wednesday morning. The Mecklenburg County judge handed..." May 14

  • Michael Vick, not Geno Smith, should be NY Jets starting quarterback, says Joe Namath

    New York Daily News "The Jets quarterback competition between Geno Smith and Michael Vick has yet to get underway, but the greatest Jet QB of them all already knows who he thinks should start. Joe Namath says Vick is the better option, with one caveat. “If Mike’s healthy I think he’s the better player at this..." May 14

  • Browns' Jordan Cameron fires agent in search of deal

    NFL.com "The Cleveland Browns' rollercoaster offseason ramped up with another headline Tuesday when they signed cornerback Joe Haden to a big long-term extension. The next player on the docket: tight end Jordan Cameron. Just weeks after a report surfaced that Cameron and the Browns were getting nowhere..." May 14

  • Giants’ Prince Amukamara: I’m done underachieving

    New York Post "Prince Amukamara’s eyes lit up this month when fellow NFL cornerbacks Richard Sherman and Joe Haden got new contracts worth $85 million in guaranteed money between them. Amukamara can only dream of that kind of money after three nondescript seasons with the Giants, as he readily — and somewhat..." May 14

  • Hardy jeopardizes future with Panthers

    ESPN.com "The one-liners began Tuesday, soon after news surfaced that Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy had been arrested on charges of domestic violence. The most common: "When will The Kraken be released?" That was an obvious play on Hardy's talking this past season about releasing the..." May 14

  • Patrick Peterson takes notice of Joe Haden’s contract

    Pro Football Talk "Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson has taken notice of the contract cornerback Joe Haden got from the Browns. Shortly after we reported that Haden had signed a new contract that includes $22 million fully guaranteed at signing and another $23 million guaranteed for injury, for a total..." May 14

  • Source: New NFL policy to reduce pot discipline

    ESPN.com "It would be too late to help Josh Gordon, Will Hill or anyone else in danger of lengthy suspensions for violations of current rules. But when and if the NFL's new drug policy is finalized and announced, it will include changes specific to marijuana and other drugs of abuse. A source told..." May 14

  • Wilkerson wants new deal, but in no rush

    ESPN New York "The New York Jets recently exercised the fifth-year option for Muhammad Wilkerson's contract (2015) -- a no-brainer. The real question is whether the Jets will sign their best defensive player to a long-term extension before the start of the regular season. Wilkerson said Tuesday night he'd..." May 14

  • Panthers DE arrested on suspicion of domestic violence

    WSOCTV "Carolina Panthers player Greg Hardy has been arrested on suspicion of domestic violence involving his girlfriend, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police. The charge is a misdemeanor, police said. Hardy signed a franchise tag tender with the Carolina Panthers in March. He will make $13.1..." May 14

  • Frustrated Andre Johnson wonders: ‘Is this still the place for me?’

    Houston Chronicle "Andre Johnson is not on board with another Texans rebuild. The veteran wide receiver said Tuesday’s he’s highly frustrated with the state of a franchise that went 2-14 last season. Johnson doesn’t plan to attend OTAs or an upcoming mandatory camp and is uncertain whether he wants to remain a..." May 13

  • Jaguars owner: Justin Blackmon situation a 'tragedy'

    NFL.com "Justin Blackmon isn't long for Jacksonville. After team execs hinted the indefinitely suspended wide receiver wouldn't return in 2014, they followed up their words with action. On Tuesday, the Jaguars got rid of Blackmon's locker, per The Associated Press, the surest sign yet Blackmon isn't in..." May 13

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