11 Sep 2011, 08:42am by Rivers McCown
The Cowboys decided to pay the price to lock up perennial Pro Bowl tight end Jason Witten right before the season started. According to ESPN.com's Adam Schefter, Witten will sign a five-year extension worth a total of $37 million. $19 million of that is guaranteed.
8 comments, Last at 12 Sep 2011, 12:21pm by cisforcookie
10 Sep 2011, 06:06pm by Rivers McCown
Adrian Peterson became the latest big star to sign a deal before the start of the NFL season, agreeing on a seven-year, $96 million dollar pact with the Vikings. Escalators can take the total value of the contract to $100 million, and there are $36 million in guarantees along with $40 million in the first three years.
26 comments, Last at 26 Nov 2011, 1:27pm by Vikings_Schedule
10 Sep 2011, 02:45pm by Rivers McCown
As first broken by Jason La Canfora, the Steelers and safety Troy Polamalu have agreed on a new four-year contract. Terms were not immediately available, but the sides were discussing numbers above what Eric Weddle got from the Chargers.
15 comments, Last at 15 Sep 2011, 10:30pm by Independent George
09 Sep 2011, 01:41am by Rivers McCown
Bo Jackson thinks Cam Newton is superhuman. Hugh Douglas wants to punch Jack Del Rio in the face. Just another day at the office in our look at this week's best quotes.
15 comments, Last at 12 Sep 2011, 9:45am by Kevin from Philly
07 Sep 2011, 02:32pm by Rivers McCown
We have faith in our system -- most of the time. When we disagree, we all do it for different reasons. Here are FO staff predictions for the 2011 season, college and pro, guaranteed to be wrong in one way or another for every single writer.
122 comments, Last at 06 Mar 2012, 12:25pm by WeaponX
07 Sep 2011, 12:26am by Rivers McCown
According to a report, the SEC has voted to accept Texas A&M into the conference. The Aggies will officially announce the move tomorrow at Kyle Field.
24 comments, Last at 09 Sep 2011, 7:50am by Zac
06 Sep 2011, 11:51am by Rivers McCown
Here's an interview with the Colts blog 18to88.com about the Colts chapter in FOA 2011. This took place before the news that Manning would likely miss the first game, and possibly more.
1 comment, Last at 06 Sep 2011, 5:52pm by John
02 Sep 2011, 09:05am by Rivers McCown
Per the Chicago Tribune, linebacker Lance Briggs has asked to be traded following a meeting with general manager Jerry Angelo. He's dissatisfied with his contract, which will pay him $3.9 million this year.
24 comments, Last at 05 Sep 2011, 7:03am by Anonymous21352
02 Sep 2011, 05:35am by Rivers McCown
Peyton Manning believes in HIPAA but Arian Foster doesn't. Plus: Joe Namath is auditioning for a guest column in our rundown of this week's best quotes.
31 comments, Last at 05 Sep 2011, 8:44am by Athelas
01 Sep 2011, 10:38am by Rivers McCown
A look at why we're not quite sold on the Colts this year -- even if Peyton Manning is healthy.
6 comments, Last at 02 Sep 2011, 8:21am by Mr Shush