Teams believed to be interested in Chargers backup running back Michael Turner are Buffalo, Dallas, the New York Jets and Tennessee. -- San Diego Union-Tribune

The Redskins expect to hear back from Bears general manager Jerry Angelo today on their proposed offer of the No. 6 pick in exchange for linebacker Lance Briggs and the Bears' No. 31 pick. If the Bears can identify a couple of players they think can be stars and might be available with the sixth pick, a deal could happen. -- Chicago Sun-Times

Don't pay much mind to the talk about the Falcons trading for cornerback Deltha O'Neal. Cincy is not trading him. Plus, he is a left cornerback, where the Falcons' already have a pretty good one in DeAngelo Hall. -- Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The Chiefs are trying to trade Trent Green, and Cleveland and Miami are the two most likely landing spots. The Chiefs and Dolphins have gone as far as to exchange trade offers. Chiefs president/general manager Carl Peterson discussed a trade with his Cleveland counterpart, Phil Savage, at last week's NFL meetings in Phoenix. -- Kansas City Star

Free-agent quarterback David Carr arrived in Charlotte on Monday to begin a two-day visit with the Panthers, a league source confirmed. Carr was expected to spend Monday night and today with Panthers coaches and officials. -- Charlotte Observer

Troy Vincent, one of the NFL Players Association's most active members, has spoken several times to Pacman Jones, union chief Gene Upshaw said, and is concerned about his mental state. Upshaw said that Jones had little privacy, with gawkers parked in his driveway. Upshaw has no doubt that Jones will receive a suspension of some length, but says that the union and league will look at each case separately. -- New York Times

Free agent linebacker Ed Hartwell, considered of mild potential interest to the Patriots because of his size (6-foot-1, 250) and ability to play inside in a 3-4 defense, is expected to draw strong interest from the Broncos if they part ways with linebacker Al Wilson. -- Boston Herald

The Broncos are working on bringing back punter Todd Sauerbrun. New England would have the right to match an offer, which likely would be a one-year deal. -- Denver Post

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady returned yesterday from an eight-day trip to Africa. The trip was organized by DATA, an African advocacy organization founded by U2's Bono. Brady visited health clinics, schools, and other locations in Ghana and Uganda. -- Boston Globe

The theory of taking the best available athlete in the NFL draft regardless of position is sometimes overrated and, at times, downright stupid. It certainly would be ridiculous for the Cardinals to contemplate taking running back Adrian Peterson with the fifth overall pick - which is where some draft experts have Peterson going. -- Arizona Republic

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