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FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019 file photo, Carolina Panthers offensive guard Greg Van Roten (73) lines up against the Arizona Cardinals during the first half of an NFL football game in Glendale, Ariz. Two people with direct knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Saturday March 21, 2020 that the Jets and former Carolina Panthers guard Greg Van Roten agreed to terms on a three-year contract. The people spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because teams can't announce deals until they are officially signed, per NFL rules. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)

Jets agree with OLs Van Roten, Andrews; release CB Roberts

Mar. 21, 2020 11:39 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Douglas entered free agency focused on improving the New York Jets' shaky offensive line. The makeover with the big boys up front is on. In a big way. Two people with direct knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Saturday night that the Jets and former Carolina Panthers...

FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2019, file photo, Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Nick Foles walks along the bench area as he looks up at the scoreboard during the first half of an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Chargers, in Jacksonville, Fla. A person familiar with the trade says the Jacksonville Jaguars have agreed to send quarterback Nick Foles to the Chicago Bears for a compensatory fourth-round draft pick. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because trades don't become official until the league year begins later Wednesday, March 18, 2020. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File)

The Latest: Cowboys reunite Ha Ha Clinton-Dix with McCarthy

Mar. 20, 2020 2:12 AM EDT

The Latest on NFL free agency. The NFL's spending in free agency continues Thursday. All times EDT: ___ 2:05 a.m. The Dallas Cowboys have agreed to a deal with safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, adding a familiar name for new coach Mike McCarthy. Clinton-Dix’s representatives, SportsTrust Advisors, announced the...

FILE - In this Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019 file photo, Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley II carries against the San Francisco 49ers during the first half of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif.  The Los Angeles Rams have released running back Todd Gurley, their superstar running back with a massive contract and a troubling injury history. The Rams made the move Thursday, March 19, 2020 several minutes before roughly $10 million in the three-time Pro Bowl selection's contract became fully guaranteed. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File)

Business as unusual: NFL free agency pushes through pandemic

Mar. 19, 2020 7:32 PM EDT

The NFL's off-the-field business has joined most of the rest of the country in full work-from-home mode, turning signings and trades into tests of patience and technology. Conducting a free agency period during a global pandemic has produced complications well beyond the usual salary-cap constraints. “It...

FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2019, file photo, Detroit Lions cornerback Darius Slay (23) celebrates an interception against the Chicago Bears during an NFL football game in Detroit. The Lions agreed to trade cornerback Darius Slay to the Philadelphia Eagles, ending the standout defensive back's seven-year stint in Detroit. Agent Drew Rosenhaus confirmed the trade Thursday, March 19, 2020, and that Slay has agreed to a three-year, $50 million extension with Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski, File)

Lions agree to trade CB Darius Slay to Philadelphia

Mar. 19, 2020 4:43 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Darius Slay got what he was waiting for — a trade out of Detroit and a big new contract. The Lions agreed to trade Slay to the Philadelphia Eagles, ending the standout cornerback's seven-year stint in Detroit. Agent Drew Rosenhaus confirmed the trade Thursday and that Slay agreed to a...

The Latest: AP Source: Seahawks bolster O-line, sign Finney

Mar. 18, 2020 10:09 PM EDT

The Latest on NFL free agency. Teams can negotiate with representatives of free agents for the second day Tuesday but cannot finalize any agreements until Wednesday (all times EDT): 9:45 p.m. The Seattle Seahawks have bolstered its offensive line by agreeing to a two-year deal with B.J. Finney, according to a...

Philadelphia Eagles strong safety Malcolm Jenkins speaks with members of the media at the NFL football team's practice facility in Philadelphia, Monday, Jan. 6, 2020. The Eagles ended their season with a 17-9 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Saints bring back safety Jenkins as free agency opens

Mar. 18, 2020 8:31 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints opened free agency by bringing back a former defensive leader that they've long regretted letting go. Veteran free agent safety Malcolm Jenkins agreed to a four-year, $32 million contract with the Saints, a person familiar with the situation said Wednesday. The...

Eagles still have holes to fill after start to free agency

Mar. 18, 2020 6:13 PM EDT

fThe Philadelphia Eagles improved their biggest strength, weakened a thin secondary and still have to fill several needs. The team has added former Steelers defensive tackle Javon Hargrave, released standout safety Malcolm Jenkins and retained starting safety Rodney McLeod, starting cornerback Jalen Mills,...

Eagles enter free agency with cap space and many needs

Mar. 17, 2020 6:59 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES (9-8) UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: LT Jason Peters, CB Ronald Darby, CB Jalen Mills, S Rodney McLeod, WR Nelson Agholor, DE Vinny Curry, DT Tim Jernigan, LB Kamu Grugier-Hill, QB Josh McCown, TE Richard Rodgers. RESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: RB Corey Clement, DB Craig James, P Cameron Johnston. ...

In this Nov. 3, 2019, file photo, officials discuss a call during the first half of an NFL football game between the Cleveland Browns and the Denver Broncos in Denver. Two teams have suggested changes to game officiating, including a

NFL teams propose 7 rules changes, including extra officials

Mar. 10, 2020 8:46 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Two NFL teams have suggested changes to game officiating, including a "sky judge" utilized by colleges, among seven rules proposals that will be presented to team owners later this month. Also proposed is revamping overtime to minimize the coin toss impact and returning OT to its original...

Eagles hire Marty Mornhinweg as senior offensive consultant

Mar. 5, 2020 5:21 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles have hired Marty Mornhinweg as a senior offensive consultant. Mornhinweg spent 10 years on Andy Reid's staff from 2003-12, including seven seasons as offensive coordinator. He was most recently Baltimore's offensive coordinator from 2016-18. Mornhinweg was...