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49ers GM Lynch 'can't ever imagine' trading Deebo Samuel

Apr. 25, 2022 17:49 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch says he “can't ever imagine” trading All-Pro receiver Deebo Samuel and remains confident the two sides can still work out a long-term contract. Lynch spoke Monday at his mandatory pre-draft news...

Colts may use draft on offense after beefing up defense

Apr. 22, 2022 13:34 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Coach Frank Reich welcomed a whole new cast to the Indianapolis Colts headquarters Monday. Defensive coordinator Gus Bradley continued the installation of his new scheme. Cornerback Stephon Gilmore, the 2019 NFL Defensive Player of the Year and five-time Pro...

Report: 49ers All-Pro WR Deebo Samuel requests trade

Apr. 20, 2022 15:38 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — All-Pro receiver Deebo Samuel told ESPN on Wednesday that he has requested a trade from the San Francisco 49ers as the two sides have been unable to negotiate a long-term deal for one of the league's top playmakers. Samuel is entering the final year of...

Gilmore sees Colts, defense as perfect fit to reboot career

Apr. 18, 2022 14:11 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Stephon Gilmore searched patiently for the right place to jump-start his career. He found it in Indianapolis. After agreeing to a two-year deal late last week, the Colts announced Monday they had signed the NFL's 2019 Defensive Player of the Year...

AP source: Colts solidify secondary by signing Gilmore

Apr. 15, 2022 13:25 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts waited patiently to make a splash in free agency. Now they're creating some major ripples. On Friday, they solidified their secondary by signing 2019 NFL Defensive Player of the Year Stephon Gilmore to a two-year contract, a...