NFL free agency rumors: Latest news on signings, negotiations

Monday March 14th, 2016

NFL free agency is moving into its second week, and while many of the biggest names have already come off the board, teams still have a chance to solidify their rosters for 2016.

Only three players remain on the market from Sports Illustrated’s top 20, but the race remains wide open for players in the middle of the pack. Who has the best chance to land quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick or safety Eric Weddle? Keep up with the latest buzz on which players could be headed where.

Check out the latest rumors and news from around the league below.

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Monday, March 14

9 p.m. ET

•​ Former Falcons defensive tackle Paul Soliai will sign with the Panthers, his agent confirmed on Monday.

•​ Defensive tackle Sealver Siliga, formerly of the Patriots, has signed with the Seahawks.

•​ Right tackle Andre Smith told Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press that he is deciding between the Vikings and Cardinals. 

•​ The Broncos have until 4 p.m. ET Tuesday to match the Dolphins’ offer to running back C.J. Anderson. Denver has yet to tell Anderson their plans, CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora reports.

7 p.m. ET

•​ Tight end Zach Miller is returning to the Bears on a two-year contract, the team announced. Miller had a career-high 34 catches and 439 yards last season.

•​ Veteran receiver Nate Washington visited the Patriots, ESPN’s Field Yates reports.

•​ The Vikings have signed safety Michael Griffin, who played his first nine NFL seasons with the Titans. 

•​ Cornerback Josh Robinson, formerly of the Vikings, signed with the Buccaneers. 

Noon ET

•​ The Denver Broncos are reportedly interested in Colin Kaepernick and believe the quarterback is worth a fourth-round draft pick, according to’s Michael Silver. 

10 a.m. ET

• Defensive end Quinton Coples is visiting the Los Angeles Rams on Monday, according to Rand Getlin of 

• Safety Eric Weddle has narrowed his decision down to three teams and is expected to sign a deal in within 24 hours, reports Peter Schrager of Fox Sports.

• The Carolina Panthers are interested in defensive tackle B.J. Raji, reports David Newton of ESPN. 

9:30 a.m. ET

• Nose tackle Steve McLendon will visit with the New York Jets, reports Ian Rapoport of

• The Philadelphia Eagles are interested in defensive tackle Nick Fairley, reports Mark Eckel of 

9 a.m. ET

• Defensive tackle Brandon Thompson will visit with the Seattle Seahawks on Monday, reports Jeremy Fowler of ESPN. 

8 a.m. ET

• Defensive tackle Paul Soliai visited the Carolina Panthers on Sunday, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. 

• Guard Amini Silatolu spent time with the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday, Schefter reports

• Defensive lineman Sealver Siliga visited the Seahawks on Sunday, Rapoport reports

• Defensive end Chris Long will workout with the Patriots on Monday, reports Trey Wingo of ESPN. 

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