Linebacker London Fletcher‘s deal with the Washington Redskins is technically for five years, though it voids to two years, a league source said Monday.
University of Georgia tight end Orson Charles has switched agents and is now with Joel Segal, according to league sources.
The Broncos remain interested in signing WR Brandon Stokley, according to sources with knowledge of the situation.
Posted: Friday, April 13th, 2012 | Jason La Canfora | Tags: 2012 free agency, Baltimore Ravens, Ben Grubbs, Carolina Panthers, Green Bay Packers, Jason Brown, Matt Birk, San Francisco 49ers, St. Louis Rams, Tennessee Titans
Free-agent C Jason Brown is drawing interest from several teams, including the Ravens, league sources said Friday.
Raiders fullback Marcel Reece is not participating in the start of the team’s offseason program, according to sources with knowledge of the situation.
Ravens CB Cary Williams will not report for the beginning of offseason work Monday, a league source said Friday.
The Washington Redskins have signed safety Tanard Jackson to a one-year deal, according to a league source.
The Washington Redskins and linebacker London Fletcher are trying to finalize a deal before start of offseason program Monday, according to a team source.
Lance Briggs‘ new contract with the Bears includes over $8.25 million in new guarantees, and richly rewards the linebacker for his work with the team. A year after requesting a trade, and at a time when linebackers have been struggling mightily to get significant contracts on the open market, Briggs secured a strong deal from the Bears thanks to his agent Drew Rosenhaus.
Cornerback Terence Newman‘s deal with the Bengals is for one year, according to a league source.
The Redskins have signed safety Madieu Williams, according to a league source.
Brandon Jacobs’ one-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers will include a $950,000 base salary with $150,000 guaranteed in the form of a signing bonus and a possible $475,000 roster bonus, according to a league source. Jacobs’ contract is worth a maximum of $1.575 million, the source said.
The Falcons hosted S Madieu Williams and the Titans met with LB Jonathan Casillas, a league source said.
Former New York Giants defensive end Dave Tollefson has agreed to terms on a two-year deal with a maximum of $3 million with the Oakland Raiders, according to a league source.