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Bears never made an offer for Carson Wentz

The Eagles’ decision to trade Carson Wentz to the Colts may seem to some like the Bears missed out. Unless the Bears were never really in it. In reality, the Bears did some homework on Wentz but never made an offer, according to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports. Bears General Manager Ryan Pace and coach […]

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Falcons waive Kurt Benkert

News that Atlanta would release safety Ricardo Allen and defensive end Allen Bailey came down earlier on Thursday. But when the Falcons announced the transactions, they included that quarterback Kurt Benkert has also been waived. Benkert was signed to a futures deal just after the season on Jan. 4, before the hiring of General Manger […]

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No QBs drafted in first round from 2009-16 are set to be on original team in 2021

There were 22 quarterbacks drafted in the first round between the 2009 and 2016 seasons and all of them came with hopes that they’d lead their teams for years to come. Some of those players had extended runs with their original teams, but, as Field Yates of ESPN notes, none of them are expected to […]

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Patriots had no “real interest” in Carson Wentz

The Patriots still need a starting quarterback for 2021. Matthew Stafford wasn’t interested in going to New England, and the Patriots never were in on the Carson Wentz sweepstakes. Michael Giardi of NFL Network reports the Patriots had “no real interest” in acquiring Wentz. That comes as no surprise. It always felt like Wentz was […]

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Colts inquired about Derek Carr, were told he isn’t available

The Colts have agreed to a trade that will net them Carson Wentz from the Eagles for a pair of draft picks, but Wentz wasn’t the only quarterback on their radar the last few weeks. They were bidding for Matthew Stafford before the Lions agreed to trade him to the Rams and a report indicates […]

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Broncos release Kyle Peko

The Broncos have released nose tackle Kyle Peko, who was a high-risk opt out for the 2020 season. Mike Klis of 9News Denver reports Peko passed his physical and intends to continue playing. Peko has spent most of his pro career with the Broncos, having signed with the club as an undrafted free agent out […]