NFL rumors: Latest news and buzz around free agency, trades
The NFL draft is over and free agency is winding down, but the NFL rumor mill is still abuzz. Many teams are finishing up minicamp this week and several big-name players skipped organized team activities while they negotiate new contracts. The workouts gave teams a chance to see their draft picks and new signings compete against established veterans. The free agents who have yet to sign contracts could end up with new homes soon as the start of training camp looms.
What's the latest? Check back often as we update below with all the latest scoops, including transactions, news and rumors.
• Patriots owner Robert Kraft was unable to testify at Brady's hearing by phone and sent a written statement of support instead, according to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network.
• The Oakland Raiders did not send a representative to a town hall meeting in Carson, Calif., intended to update residents on the ongoing stadium talks with the city, CSN Bay Area reports.
• Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota said he have any contact with the Cleveland Browns before April's draft, according to ESPN's Jeremy Fowler.