Articles by: Barry Barnes (NFL Insider)

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Would Ravens Welcome Rolando McClain If He Comes Back From Retirement?

2013/05/16 at 11:30 am 2 comments

Linebacker Rolando McClain made the best decision of his life—retiring from the NFL. Why? Well, to get the circumstances in his life in order before being kicked out of the league. At the age of 23, McClain informed the reigning Super Bowl Champion Baltimore Ravens Wednesday that he was retiring [...]

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Can Felix Jones Stay Healthy With Philadelphia Eagles?

2013/05/15 at 4:38 pm 0 comments

The Philadelphia Eagles welcome a rival competitor to the club Tuesday as they signed veteran running back Felix Jones to a one-year deal. The Eagles released wide receiver Marvin McNutt to make room on their 90-man roster for the three-time All-SEC standout from Arkansas. Jones was originally selected by the [...]

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Buccaneers Bring Their Big Guy Into the Fold

2013/05/15 at 8:00 am 0 comments

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed their fourth-round (No. 126 overall) pick from the 2013 NFL Draft in defensive end William Gholston to a four-year deal on Tuesday. Gholston had some solid numbers at Michigan State, registering a total of 142 tackles with 13 passes defensed, 10 sacks, two forced fumbles, one [...]

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San Diego Chargers: D.J. Fluker Only Unsigned 2013 Draft Pick

2013/05/12 at 10:00 am 1 comment

The San Diego Chargers have signed their fifth-round choice from the 2013 NFL Draft in cornerback Steve Williams. Five of the team’s six choices are now signed, including Williams, inside linebacker Manti Te’o (second round, No. 38 overall), wide receiver Keenan Allen (third round, No. 76), outside linebacker Tourek Williams (sixth-round, No. [...]

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Buccaneers Let Ronde Barber Walk Away From NFL On Own Terms

Buccaneers Let Ronde Barber Walk Away From NFL On Own Terms

2013/05/11 at 2:07 pm 0 comments

Walking away from the NFL on a player’s own terms doesn’t happen often.  Due to free agency and the salary cap structure of today’s NFL, it’s nearly impossible for a player to earn the loyalty of an organization and garner the respect of a franchise to allow an employee to [...]

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Kevin Matthews Brings More Stability To Redskins’ Offensive Line

2013/05/08 at 9:55 am 0 comments

The Washington Redskins announced Tuesday that they have signed free agent center Kevin Matthews. According to the team’s press release, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Undrafted free agent center Kyle Wilborn was released to make room for the three-year veteran center. Matthews originally entered the NFL as an undrafted [...]

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Tyson Clabo Expects Miami Dolphins To ‘Make Some Noise’

2013/05/06 at 11:23 pm 1 comment

The Miami Dolphins have signed nine-year veteran offensive tackle Tyson Clabo, along with undrafted rookie free agent linebacker David Hinds after the team concluded rookie mini-camp Sunday. After hitting the open market, Clabo says he had interest in taking his talents down to South Beach. “When I was released and became a [...]

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Steelers Add Depth With Additions of OT Guy Whimper, LB Terence Garvin

2013/05/06 at 7:12 pm 0 comments

The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed veteran free agent offensive tackle Guy Whimper and undrafted rookie free agent linebacker Terence Garvin to contracts Monday. Whimper was originally drafted in the fourth round (No. 129 overall) by the New York Giants in the 2006 NFL Draft. The East Carolina graduate played for the Giants [...]

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Baltimore Ravens: OT Bryant McKinnie Re-Signs, Hopes For Better Start

2013/05/03 at 8:32 pm 0 comments

The Baltimore Ravens have agreed in principle to a two-year deal with tackle Bryant McKinnie Thursday afternoon. McKinnie’s deal is reportedly worth $7 million. The 11-year NFL veteran has spent the past two seasons with the Ravens after nine seasons with the Minnesota Vikings. McKinnie saw action in all 32 regular season [...]

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Cincinnati Bengals Sign 12 Undrafted Free Agents

2013/05/02 at 7:40 pm 0 comments

The Cincinnati Bengals agreed to terms with 12 undrafted free agents. Among the signees, two of them attended high school in the state of Ohio in defensive tackle Larry Black (Wyoming High School) and wide receiver Roy Roundtree (Trotwood Madison High School). The list as it follows: – Linebacker, Jordan [...]

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