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  Ravens | Three more Raven go to PUP list    Sat Jul 23, 03:37 PM

Baltimore Ravens LB Terrell Suggs (Achilles'), LB Elvis Dumervil (foot) and CB Jumal Rolle (Achilles') were placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list Saturday, July 23.

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  Buccaneers | Daryl Smith expected to start    Sat Jul 23, 11:31 AM

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Daryl Smith is expected to start at strongside linebacker this season.

Footballguys view: Smith may not quite be the player he used to be, but he was a good addition to the Bucs this year. He's a solid veteran who understands plays as they break down in front of him.

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  Redskins | Adam Hayward released    Sat Jul 23, 02:53 AM

The Washington Redskins released LB Adam Hayward on Friday, July 22.

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  49ers | Michael Wilhoite has chance to start    Fri Jul 22, 07:51 PM

San Francisco 49ers LB Michael Wilhoite probably will enter training camp as the leading candidate for one of the inside linebacker jobs but will have to compete with LBs Gerald Hodges and Ray Ray Armstrong for the job. All three players could receive playing time during the season depending on the opponent.

Footballguys view: The 49ers have competition for starting spots all over their roster, which isn't a great sign on a roster bereft of proven talent. The defense has plummeted since being comparable to the Seahawks a few short years ago.

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  Packers | Green Bay players asked about PEDs    Thu Jul 21, 11:26 PM

Green Bay Packers LB Julius Peppers and LB Clay Matthews will be interviewed by the NFL regarding PED allegations from an Al-Jazeera America report, team president Mark Murphy confirmed Thursday, July 21.

Footballguys view: The statements the reports were based on have since been recanted, but the NFL is going forward with their investigation. The NFLPA has criticized the investigation, which is highly unlikely to yield any punishment for the players involved, which include now retired QB Peyton Manning.

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  Seahawks | Many replacements for base defense LB    Thu Jul 21, 02:52 AM

Seattle Seahawks LB Frank Clark is expected to fill the pass-rush void of departed LB Bruce Irvin (Raiders), but LBs Cassius Marsh, Mike Morgan and Eric Pinkins are each vying for playing time in the team's base defense and the competition is believed to be wide open.

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  49ers | Eli Harold in line for more time    Thu Jul 21, 02:25 AM

San Francisco 49ers LB Eli Harold appears to be the frontrunner to step up and replace suspended LB Aaron Lynch, who will serve a four-game suspension to start the season.

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  49ers | NaVorro Bowman looks to lead league    Thu Jul 21, 02:22 AM

San Francisco 49ers LB NaVorro Bowman (knee) is two years removed from left knee surgery, and he intends to lead the NFL in tackles like he did in 2015. Bowman reportedly looked sharp in offseason workouts, and he will be the centerpiece of the defense which is expected to be slightly improved.

Footballguys view: Bowman should be a force this year and the defense will have to be the strength of this team as the offense is a mess. We like Bowman in IDP leagues this year and think he is finally back to his upper end of potential.

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  Rams | Trio of defenders to have bigger roles    Wed Jul 20, 10:29 PM

Los Angeles Rams LB Mark Barron, DE William Hayes and CB Trumaine Johnson are each new starters and will be taking on bigger roles heading into the new season.

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  Rams | Alec Ogletree could elevate defense    Wed Jul 20, 10:27 PM

Los Angeles Rams LB Alec Ogletree (ankle) was on the verge of a breakout season last year before suffering an ankle injury. Beat writer Nick Wagoner says Ogletree brings a level of athleticism and speed to his new position that could help elevate the defense to the lofty expectations it has had the past couple of seasons.

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  Cardinals | Chandler Jones to benefit from secondary    Wed Jul 20, 10:22 PM

Arizona Cardinals LB Chandler Jones give the team a top-notch pass rusher, perhaps the best since veteran John Abraham in 2013. Jones is younger than Abraham and DE Dwight Freeney, who had eight sacks last season. Jones will be helped by having one of the league's best secondaries behind him and two-time Pro Bowler DE Calais Campbell working next to him.

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  Jets | Jordan Jenkins may start in 2016    Wed Jul 20, 04:06 PM

New York Jets LB Jordan Jenkins will have a good chance to start at strongside linebacker in Week 1 if he is able to handle the mental aspect of the game.

Footballguys view: There's a reason why the Jets picked up Jenkins in the third round of the 2016 NFL draft. He's got a large wingspan and the ability to put opposing QBs under duress often. Adding Jenkins only enhances the team's already-strong front seven.

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  Broncos | Shane Ray adds to arsenal    Wed Jul 20, 09:44 AM

Denver Broncos DE/LB Shane Ray has added a couple of power maneuvers to his speed-rushing skill set this offseason. Ray could play a larger role with LB DeMarcus Ware's role expected to change at age 33.

Footballguys view: We think Ray could get 5-7 sacks this year for the Broncos. Ware is going to be a part-time player, and that opens the door for guys like Ray and Shaq Barrett. The Broncos moved up to get Ray in the first round of the draft last year, and he flashed amazing potential as a rookie in 2015. One thing is certain, there is no shortage of pass-rushers in Denver.

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  Steelers | Bud Dupree might play more    Tue Jul 19, 07:01 PM

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Bud Dupree could see more playing time this season if the Steelers want more of a pass rush and aren't confident in their cornerback play.

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  Broncos | DeMarcus Ware, Talib will be ready    Tue Jul 19, 02:17 PM

Denver Broncos DE DeMarcus Ware (back) and CB Aqib Talib (leg) are both expected to be good to go for training camp later this month.

Footballguys view: Ware didn't practice at all this offseason during minicamp or OTAs due to his bad back. He's going to be a part-time pass-rusher this year for the Broncos with guys like Shane Ray and Shaq Barrett playing a larger role. Talib missed part of mandatory minicamp after he was a gunshot victim. The league is investigating the incident to determine whether or not Talib should be suspended. This was not his first incident with a firearm during his pro career.

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  Cowboys | Rolando McClain could stick around    Mon Jul 18, 05:16 PM

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain may not be done as a Cowboy, according to owner Jerry Jones. Jones believes Dallas hasn't seen the last of the linebacker despite his 10-game suspension and considering the fact that McClain is only under contract with Dallas for 2016. LB Justin Durant was signed to fill the void left by McClain's suspension.

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  Cowboys | Justin Durant re-signs with Dallas    Mon Jul 18, 03:29 PM

Dallas Cowboys LB Justin Durant re-signed to a one-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Footballguys view: Durant comes back to the Cowboys after one ho-hum year with the Falcons in 2015. He gives the team valuable veteran depth, and there's a chance he could start for them--especially with Rolando McClain suspended 10 games for violating the league's substance abuse policy.

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  Colts | Erik Walden losing playing time?    Sun Jul 17, 11:24 PM

Indianapolis Colts LB Erik Walden will likely start at outside linebacker and take a majority of the snaps on running downs while LB Trent Cole could see more time on passing downs, according to beat writer Kevin Bowen.

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  Patriots | No deal close for three Patriots players    Sun Jul 17, 06:02 PM

New England Patriots LB Jamie Collins, LB Dont'a Hightower and CB Malcolm Butler are all entering the final year of their contracts, but none of the players appear close to a contract extension at this point.

Footballguys view: The Patriots have some interesting decisions to make in the future. We feel Butler may be the first to get a new long-term deal, but this is the Patriots and they move in mysterious ways. If Butler is done during the year, the team could then use the franchise tag on either Collins or Hightower.

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  Bengals | Dwight Freeney could be option for CIN    Sun Jul 17, 05:25 PM

Free-agent DE/LB Dwight Freeney (Cardinals) could still receive interest from the Cincinnati Bengals leading up to training camp.

Footballguys view: Freeney has a few spots where he can fit in, and he's already had workouts with the Bengals and the Falcons. We could see the Cardinals bringing him back, and a team like the Buccaneers might want him as a sub-package player. The market isn't white-hot for his services, but Freeney does have enough interest to find a new home--perhaps sometime before training camp. Last year, Freeney was able to snare eight sacks (his most since 2011) while only playing 245 snaps in just 11 games.

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  49ers | Aaron Lynch may wait for extension    Sun Jul 17, 04:39 PM

San Francisco 49ers LB Aaron Lynch likely will have to wait for a contract extension until the 49ers are comfortable with his reliability. Lynch has been suspended for the first four games of the season.

Footballguys view: It's not a good time to ask for a raise if you're Lynch. He'll need to return, stay out of trouble and show that he can build off last year's production. In 2015, Lynch led the 49ers with 62 QB pressures and 6.5 sacks.

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  Panthers | No worries about Luke Kuechly     Sat Jul 16, 09:36 PM

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (shoulder) is 'itching' to go, according to defensive coordinator Sean McDermott, and McDermott said Kuechly knows what he needs to do to be ready for the start of the season.

Footballguys view: Zero surprise here. Kuechly underwent the surgery on his shoulder back in February, and he'll be near full strength for Week 1 of the regular season. Even though he's 'itching' to go, we have a feeling the Panthers are going to be quite cautious with their superstar LB as they go through training camp and the preseason.

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  Browns | Armonty Bryant may rush more    Sat Jul 16, 03:01 PM

Cleveland Browns DE Armonty Bryant could end up serving more as a pass-rushing linebacker after he returns from a four-game suspension, according to Terry Pluto of The Cleveland Plain Dealer.

Footballguys view: Bryant is a talented, but oft-troubled player who can do more as a pass-rusher due to his length, strength and burst combination. He played 460 snaps last year and posted a career-high 5.5 sacks. Bryant also contributed with two forced fumbles. He had better stay out of trouble now that new Browns head coach Hue Jackson has implemented a zero-tolerance policy. Bryant is suspended four games to start the season for violating the league's policy on performance enhancing drugs.

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  Broncos | Von Miller trade was possible    Sat Jul 16, 02:40 PM

Denver Broncos LB Von Miller's agent asked general manager John Elway for formal permission to explore a trade if the sides could not agree on a deal. Elway informed Miller's agent that the Broncos would not trade Miller and that the offer Miller and his agent ended up agreeing on was final.

Footballguys view: The Broncos drew a line in the sand with Miller after moving that line quite a bit. They were far apart about a month ago, but June is the month of posturing....July is the month when things get done. Expectations are already high for Miller as he's one of the league's best pass-rushers and the clear leader of the league's greatest defense.

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  Cowboys | Rolando McClain's future uncertain    Sat Jul 16, 01:14 PM

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain's future with the Cowboys remains in limbo. Owner Jerry Jones has supported McClain even in light of the news of his 10-game suspension this season, but many in the organization want McClain released.

Footballguys view: It's another year and there's more trouble for McClain. Jones said releasing McClain would be difficult for the Cowboys financially. McClain signed a one-year, $4 million contract this offseason that included a $750,000 signing bonus.

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  Jaguars | Dan Skuta in line to start    Sat Jul 16, 11:06 AM

Jacksonville Jaguars LB Dan Skuta is considered the leading candidate for the starting strongside linebacker job entering training camp.

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  Jaguars | Myles Jack may see time at OLB    Fri Jul 15, 08:30 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars LB Myles Jack worked at middle linebacker during offseason workouts but could receive playing time at strongside linebacker during the season. Jack will be on the field when the team is in their nickel and dime packages.

Footballguys view: Jack can do whatever the Jaguars want him to do. He's got high football intelligence, the speed to capture most any opponent and the agility to cover consistently.

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  49ers | Aaron Lynch suspended    Fri Jul 15, 04:03 PM

San Francisco 49ers LB Aaron Lynch has been suspended for the first four games of the 2016 season for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy.

Footballguys view: It's a blow to the 49ers defense as Lynch is a player that can consistently create pressure (62 QB pressures in 2015) on opposing QBs. Lynch will be able to return in Week 5 against the Cardinals.

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  Broncos | Von Miller contract details    Fri Jul 15, 02:48 PM

Updating an earlier report, Denver Broncos LB Von Miller's six-year, $114.5 million deal includes a $23 million signing bonus and $42 million fully guaranteed at signing. He receives a total of $70 million in guarantees.

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  Broncos | Von Miller agrees to deal    Fri Jul 15, 02:30 PM

Denver Broncos LB Von Miller agreed to a six-year, $114.5 million deal Friday, July 15, a person familiar with the deal told KUSA's Mike Klis. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal had not yet been announced.

Footballguys view: The Broncos have paid a premium price for a premium player. Miller is arguably the best pass-rusher in the game, and there's no doubt the Broncos don't win Super Bowl 50 last year without him. The team put a record (for a defensive player) $70 million in the deal as well. With Miller in the second year of the devastating Wade Phillips' defense, the Broncos are still in a playoff/Super Bowl window in 2016.

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  Broncos | Von Miller closing in on deal    Fri Jul 15, 12:18 PM

Updating an ongoing story, Denver Broncos LB Von Miller is closing in on a deal Friday, July 15, for six years and $114 million with $70 million fully guaranteed by March 2018.

Footballguys view: Miller's contract will set a new high for defensive players, and he'll be the highest-paid non-QB in the NFL. It's a premium price, but one that Miller is worth as the MVP of the league's greatest defense.

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  Broncos | Von Miller expected to ink extension    Fri Jul 15, 08:26 AM

Denver Broncos LB Von Miller is expected to accept a six-year, $114.5 million extension with $70 million in guarantees before the deadline Friday, July 15. In average annual value and total guaranteed dollars, Miller will become the highest-paid defensive player in NFL history, and his contract will be the richest at any position other than quarterback.

Footballguys view: Miller went nuts during the Broncos playoff run last year, and he capped things off with a Super Bowl championship and MVP trophy. The Broncos now are going to play a premium price tag for a premium player that keeps them in the Super Bowl conversation in 2016.

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  NFL | LaMarr Woodley awaiting a call    Fri Jul 15, 02:11 AM

Free-agent LB LaMarr Woodley (Cardinals) said Thursday, July 14, he'll be ready if a team calls him with interest. 'Yeah, I'm staying in shape, but the thing is, I've put myself in a situation where I've been hurt these past few years, so I don't really control my situation right now,' Woodley said. 'I still can go out there and play at a high level. I just have to be out there on the field to go out there and play at a high level and not just be used for certain situations as far as going out there stopping the run.'

Footballguys view: Woodley's last two seasons have ended on I.R. and there may not be much left for him to contribute in the NFL. He's appeared in 16 games over the last two years, but he hasn't played a full 16-game season since 2010. Most around the league consider him to be washed up at this point in his career.

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  Broncos | Denver still hopeful for Von Miller    Thu Jul 14, 04:32 PM

Denver Broncos LB Von Miller is still without a long-term contract just one day before the deadline, Friday, July 15, but the Broncos remain hopeful that they can ink their star pass-rusher as talks have become more private. Denver believes a lot of progress has been made, according to a source, although any updates regarding negotiations have not been leaked by either side.

Footballguys view: It seems as though the Broncos have laid out their offer and it's up to Miller to take it or not. If Miller didn't and then chose to sit out the season, Shane Ray would have to step up to either take Miller's place at strong side linebacker or DeMarcus Ware's if the veteran moved over to SLB instead. In that case, how big a hit the defense would take would depend on how ready for prime time the second year Ray is.

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  Dolphins | Kiko Alonso open to playing TE    Thu Jul 14, 12:14 AM

Miami Dolphins LB Kiko Alonso (knee) said his knee is 100 percent recovered, and the coaching staff saw him in minicamp to confirm this was true. He also played tight end in high school, and feels he has something to contribute on offense. 'We have good tight ends in Miami, 'he said, 'but if the Dolphins need me for a specific play, I can move on that side of the ball. I've already told the coaches that if they want me out there in a goal-line situation, I'm ready to jump into the field. I have some specific plays at hand, but I won't reveal them.'

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  Broncos | Teammate thinks Von Miller would sit out    Wed Jul 13, 05:22 PM

Denver Broncos CB Chris Harris Jr. said he believes LB Von Miller would sit out if he is not able to agree to a long-term deal before July 15. 'I believe him,' Harris said. 'You've got to take his word for it. It would be hard for me to sit out, missing out on $14 million, but I think Von is serious in what he's saying. I think he truly, this whole time just talking to him, he hates the franchise tag. I definitely think he won't sign it.'

Footballguys view: Miller is currently working with the Broncos to get a new deal done. The two sides have had a lot of positive momentum over the last week, and we feel they'll find a way to make him the highest-paid defensive player in league history. The deadline to sign Miller is Friday, July 15th at 4pm ET.

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  Eagles | Stephen Tulloch unlikely to Eagles    Wed Jul 13, 01:13 PM

Updating a previous report, free-agent LB Stephen Tulloch (Lions) is unlikely to land with the Philadelphia Eagles.

Footballguys view: It's a bit surprising given Tulloch's history with DC Jim Schwartz and the Eagles need on defense. Tulloch is a two-down thumper who can bring veteran leadership to any team he goes to. Perhaps he'll be able to find a new home sometime during training camp.

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  Browns | Several in mix at defensive end    Wed Jul 13, 12:22 AM

Cleveland Browns DLs Xavier Cooper and Carl Nassib are expected to compete for snaps when training camp opens, as the team has a huge hole with DE Desmond Bryant (pectoral) expected to miss the season. DE Armonty Bryant will also be in the mix once he serves his four-game suspension for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing substances.

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  Broncos | Von Miller not a trade option yet    Mon Jul 11, 07:35 PM

Denver Broncos LB Von Miller is not a trade option at this point because the Broncos are only focused on signing him to a long-term contract before Friday, July 15.

Footballguys view: The Broncos don't have time to shop Miller as a trade piece. They have put negotiations with WR Emmanuel Sanders on hold just so they can solely focus on Miller's deal. The deadline is Friday, but we wouldn't be shocked to see this deal done before Thursday.

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  Broncos | Von Miller not playing under tag    Mon Jul 11, 05:26 PM

Denver Broncos LB Von Miller said he will not play under the one-year franchise tender if the two sides are not able to reach a long-term extension before Friday, July 15. Miller said it is not about the money but believes that the franchise is unfair to the players. 'I've never really played for money,' Miller said. 'It's bigger than that for me. It's a league-wide problem that I feel like I'm in a situation to help out with.'

Footballguys view: Miller made a similar statement last month after the team visited President Obama at the White House. It's part of the posturing necessary to get the new long-term deal he wants from the Broncos. More than a few proposals have been exchanged, and we feel the two sides come to an agreement before the July 15th deadline to sign franchise-tagged players.

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  Cowboys | Justin Durant in talks with Dallas    Mon Jul 11, 10:12 AM

Free-agent LB Justin Durant (Falcons) is in discussions with the Dallas Cowboys Monday, July 11, and could sign soon.

Footballguys view: Durant has been with the Cowboys before in 2013 and 2014. In those two seasons, he started 12 games for Dallas before moving on to the Falcons for the 2015 season. He was bad in 12 starts for the Falcons last year and hasn't attracted much interest on the open market. The Cowboys are desperate on defense with LB Rolando McClain suspended the first 10 games of 2016.

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  Broncos | Von Miller making progress in talks    Sun Jul 10, 04:50 PM

Denver Broncos LB Von Miller has made significant progress in contract talks with the Denver, but the two sides were not expected to talk Sunday, July 10.

Footballguys view: The deadline to sign Miller is on Friday, and we're expecting something to get done. Reports indicate the Broncos may be offering him over $60 million guaranteed in the first three years of the contract. That number might have to climb just a bit to beat the $63.2 million Fletcher Cox (Eagles) received earlier this offseason.

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  Broncos | Denver amends Von Miller contract offer    Sun Jul 10, 12:29 PM

The Denver Broncos have increased the amount of guaranteed money in their six-year, $114.5 million contract offer to LB Von Miller. Previously, the Broncos had offered $58 million guaranteed but that figure has reportedly been increased to $61 million. Miller had been seeking approximately $70 million in guaranteed money at one point.

Footballguys view: We see this deal getting done with Miller, but $61 million in guarantees may not be enough. If the Broncos get above the $63.2 million that Fletcher Cox (Eagles) was guaranteed then this should be a wrap and Miller should gladly stay with Denver.

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  Broncos | Von Miller wants to sign soon    Sat Jul 9, 03:09 PM

Denver Broncos LB Von Miller wants to get a long-term deal done before the July 15 deadline. If a deal is not done by that time, Miller would have to play the 2016 season under the franchise tag, something he has already said he won't do.

Footballguys view: All signs point to Miller getting the deal he wants from the Broncos...perhaps even before the July 15th deadline. After a month of posturing in June, the ball got rolling over the 4th of July weekend. With less than a week until the deadline, expect the two sides to work out an agreement that makes Miller the highest-paid defensive player in NFL history.

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  Broncos | Denver working on signing Von Miller    Sat Jul 9, 09:59 AM

Denver Broncos LB Von Miller has received two new contract proposals over the last few days, and the two sides are expected to speak again Saturday, July 9. The Broncos have agreed to move up some of the guaranteed money from 2018 to 2017 as part of their new proposal.

Footballguys view: The Broncos are making strong moves to get this deal done with Miller. The deadline to sign the All-Pro pass-rusher to a long-term contract is Friday, July 15th. With the positive momentum here, don't be surprised if Miller is signed earlier in the week.

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  Broncos | Denver, Von Miller exchange offers    Fri Jul 8, 03:28 PM

Updating a previous report, Denver Broncos LB Von Miller and the Broncos have exchanged contract proposals over the last few days, according to a source. The two sides still have not been able to agree on the structure of the guaranteed money in the contract as well as the payment in the first two to three years.

Footballguys view: The Broncos could have some issues if Miller sits out the season, but Miller doesn't really want that. We think they will come to terms by the end of next week. We've had three positives signs during the course of this week that the Broncos are intent on getting this deal done.

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  Broncos | Denver to speak with Von Miller again    Fri Jul 8, 12:10 PM

The Denver Broncos have scheduled a phone call with LB Von Miller Friday, July 8, and his agent, Joby Branion, according to league sources. The Broncos are believed to have modified their offer to Miller recently to fully guarantee a third year of their proposed six-year, $114.5 million deal.

Footballguys view: This is the third positive sign we've seen this week from the Broncos. First, we learned GM John Elway reached out to Miller over the July 4th weekend. Next, we learned the team had put contract discussions with WR Emmanuel Sanders on hold (likely to fully concentrate on Miller). Now, the two sides are going to talk on Friday. We don't think something gets done until the deadline next Friday, but things are tracking positively in this situation. The deadline to sign franchise-tagged players to multi-year deals is July 15.

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  Raiders | Khalil Mack lauded by teammate    Wed Jul 6, 07:00 PM

Oakland Raiders LB Khalil Mack has made quite the impression on LB Malcolm Smith. 'I've never seen anybody like Khalil Mack,' Smith said. 'I don't think I played against a player who's kind of dominant as Khalil is in a one-on-one setting, even a two-on-one setting.'

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  Eagles | Philly may look at Stephen Tulloch    Wed Jul 6, 06:29 PM

Free-agent LB Stephen Tulloch (Lions) could be an option for the Philadelphia Eagles because they do not have many veteran backups behind the starting linebackers.

Footballguys view: The move would make sense for a team like the Eagles. Not only do they have a need for better depth, but Tulloch played for defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz in the past.

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  Broncos | John Elway contacted Von Miller    Tue Jul 5, 05:48 PM

Updating a previous report, Denver Broncos LB Von Miller was contacted by general manager John Elway over the weekend. Elway wanted to personally talk to Miller to express his desire to work out a long-term deal. Both sides talked for 10 to 15 minutes, and Elway told Miller that the Broncos still love him and still want him to return to Denver, according to sources.

Footballguys view: There are less than 10 days to go in order to sign Miller to a long-term contract, but we feel confident the two sides can come to an agreement. The guaranteed money seems to be the primary hold up here as the length and overall value don't seem to be a problem. Even though we expect something to happen, we're not looking for it to happen until the day of the deadline (July 15th).

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