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QB Geno Smith agrees to one-year deal with Chargers

LOS ANGELES (AP)  Geno Smith has agreed to terms on a one-year deal with the Los Angeles Chargers. The team announced the agreement with the quarterback Sunday night. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Smith will likely join former Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones in backing up Phillip Rivers. We’ve agreed to terms with veteran QB Geno Smith. DETAILS: https://t.co/OawtMNINLH pic.twitter.com/uNvCUHsKKQ — Los ...

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Chargers sign former Eagles DB Jaylen Watkins

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Defensive back Jaylen Watkins has left the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles for a one-year contract with the Los Angeles Chargers. The Chargers announced the deal Friday. Watkins appeared in 36 games over four seasons for the Eagles, playing extensively on special teams. After making four starts for Philadelphia in 2016, he played in 15 ...

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Vikings nab Kendall Wright from NFC North foe

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have signed wide receiver Kendall Wright, who led the Chicago Bears in receptions and yards last season. The Vikings announced the addition Friday, putting Wright in the mix behind standouts Adam Thielen and Stefon Diggs. Laquon Treadwell, the team’s first-round draft pick in 2016, is the only other wide receiver on the roster ...

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Colin Cowherd thinks the Rams make sense as a destination for Gronk in wake of the tight end’s trade rumors

– Odell Beckham, for instance, is really expensive. He wants to renegotiate a contract. I don’t think there’s a lot of takers for Odell Beckham Jr. because nobody wants to get saddled paying a wide receiver $20 million a year. I mean, Julio Jones is the best receiver– probably most dependable guy in the NFL. And after about $13-14 million, ...

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Browns sign free agent QB Drew Stanton to 2-year contract

CLEVELAND (AP) The Cleveland Browns continued their quarterback makeover, signing free agent Drew Stanton to a two-year contract. The veteran is expected to back up Tyrod Taylor, recently acquired in a trade with Buffalo. Cleveland is also expected to draft a quarterback with the No. 1 overall pick in this year’s draft. Stanton signed on Friday. He gives the Browns ...

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