NFL rumors: Latest buzz around free agency, trades, 2015 NFL draft
With NFL free agency in full swing and the draft approaching next month, the NFL rumor mill is abuzz. What's the latest? Check back often as we update below with all the latest scoops.
• Hensley also reports that Bisciotti said the Ravens expect to restructure quarterback Joe Flacco’s contract after the 2015 season. He is currently set for a $28.5 million cap hit in 2016.
• Following a 4.27 40-yard dash at his Pro Day last week, wide receiver Breshad Perriman will visit the Eagles on Thursday, Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reports.
• Missouri governor Jay Nixon said St. Louis County will not be asked to finance a new football stadium for the Rams, David Hunn of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
• Lions defensive coordinator Teryl Austin said the team’s defense will be better next season despite losing Ndamukong Suh in free agency, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports.
• The Ravens signed quarterback Matt Schaub.
• The 49ers had free agents Hakeem Nicks and Lance Briggs in for tryouts, reports NFL Media's Ian Rapoport.
• Patriots owner Robert Kraft testified in Aaron Hernandez’s murder trial on Tuesday.
• Saints running back Mark Ingram said he is happy the team signed running back C.J. Spiller to a four-year contract, ESPN’s Mike Triplett reports.
• If the Tampa Bay Buccaneers do not select Jameis Winston with the No. 1 pick, the Titans "will be ready," Albert Breer of the NFL Network reports.
• ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Jets, Ravens and Falcons are among teams interested in free-agent quarterback Matt Schaub. Schaub is expected to visit the Ravens early this week, reports The Baltimore Sun's Aaron Wilson.
• Former Texans center Chris Myers is visiting the Seahawks today, reports NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.
• Free-agent linebacker Rolando McClain is visiting the Patriots today, reports ESPN's Field Yates and Todd Archer.
• The Lions hosted Texas A&M offensive tackle Cedric Ogbuehi at their facility in Michigan on Monday, according to Lions Insider’s Tim Twentymen.
• Former Colts wide receiver Hakeem Nicks will visit the 49ers on Monday, reports ESPN’s Josina Anderson.
• Mary Kay Cabot of The Plain Dealer speculates that the Browns may be interested in trading up in the draft for quarterback Marcus Mariota.
• Former Clemson defensive end will work out for the Falcons this week ahead of next month’s draft, reports ESPN’s Vaughn McClure. The Falcons own the No. 8 pick in the draft.