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Titans cut CJ2K; will Adrian Peterson see the end of his contract?

By dwetmore@1500espn.com

Chris Johnson is looking for a job.

The Tennessee Titans on Friday announced they have released the star running back. He was due $13.5 million for 2014, and the team reportedly will save $6 million against the cap.

Johnson’s $8 million base salary would have been the second-highest for a running […]

As free agency talks open, Vikings show interest in Alterraun Verner

By akrammer@1500espn.com

Starting at 11 a.m. CT on Saturday, NFL teams began open (legal) talks with unrestricted free agents before the new league year officially begins on Tuesday, March 11 at 3 p.m. CT.

The Minnesota Vikings have already expressed interest in Tennessee Titans’ corner Alterraun Verner, who Vikings’ first-year defensive backs coach […]

Reports: Ken Whisenhunt will be the next head coach of the Titans

By dwetmore@1500espn.com

Cross one more name off the list of pontential head coaching candidates, and cross one vacancy from the list as well.

San Diego Chargers offensive coordinator Ken Whisenhunt will be the next head coach of the Tennessee Titans, according to ESPN reports.

From @mortreport and me: Ken Whisenhunt has accepted […]

Week Four Pittsburgh Steelers Scouting Report

Photo – Gregory Shamus (Getty Images)

By: Aj Mansour | KFAN.com @AjKFAN

Minneapolis, MN – Currently sitting at 0-3 on the season, the Minnesota Vikings have boarded their plane are currently set up about thirty miles outside of London, England as they continue preparations for their week four matchup against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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Cordarrelle Patterson will see more snaps for Vikings

By Sessler, Marc

Rookie Cordarrelle Patterson made a strong impression on the Minnesota Vikings during the offseason. So why isn’t he playing more?

The physical wide receiver, who wears No. 84 as a tribute to Randy Moss, played just six snaps in the 31-30 loss to the Chicago Bears on Sunday after getting just […]

Making the Leap: Top 10 for Week 2

By Wesseling, Chris

Around the League Writer

Welcome to Around The League‘s latest weekly feature. This series is an extension of the offseason’s Top 40 “Making the Leap” candidates, with a nod to Baseball America’s “Prospect Hot Sheet.”

One of the most enjoyable aspects of following the NFL is watching young talents develop, injecting a […]

Christian Ponder, Josh Freeman among quarterbacks under fire

By Brian Billick NFL Media analyst

There are 32 starting quarterbacks in the NFL, but there aren’t really 32 players who can succeed at being a starting quarterback in the NFL.

If you don’t have a proven commodity at the position, the preseason can be a period during which you’re rationalizing over small sample sizes […]

Despite concussion, Jarius Wright will be backup return man

By akrammer@1500espn.com

DEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Minnesota Vikings receiver Jarius Wright never fielded a kickoff or punt return in the preseason.

Wright’s few opportunities in the first two preseason games, all on punt return, were squandered by either penalties or touchbacks and when he was blindsided on a catch in the first half at the […]

Vikings cuts leaking hours before 53-man roster deadline

by Andrew Krammer 1500ESPN.com

Coach Leslie Frazier said cuts are one of the toughest parts of his job and he made one of the more difficult ones first on Saturday.

Running back Joe Banyard and linebacker Tyrone McKenzie were cut hours before the 5 p.m. CT deadline for all teams to trim their rosters from […]

First domino falls in Vikings running back Joe Banyard

by Andrew Krammer 1500ESPN.com

Coach Leslie Frazier said cuts are one of the toughest parts of his job and he made one of the more difficult ones first on Saturday.

Running back Joe Banyard and linebacker Tyrone McKenzie were cut hours before the 5 p.m. CT deadline for all teams to trim their rosters from […]