NFL rumors: Latest news and buzz around free agency, trades
With the NFL draft over and free agency winding down, the NFL rumor mill is abuzz. Many teams begin their organized team activities this week and several big-name players are skipping the workouts while they negotiate new contracts. The workouts also give 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.
• New York Jets head coach Todd Bowles said there will be a competition at quarterback despite offensive coordinator Chan Gailey previously saying Geno Smith was the starter. Bowles says Smith will get first-team reps, while Ryan Fitzpatrick is second-string and Matt Simms is third. Rookie Bryce Petty will get reps throughout camp.